Houston 4, Florida 1

Boxscore | Recap
Thursday, August 20, 2009 8:05 PM
Location - Minute Maid Park
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - Ed Rapuano, First Base - Scott Barry, Second Base - Phil Cuzzi, Third Base - Brian O'Nora,
Attendance - 30039

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Florida 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0
Houston 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 4 7 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Florida 64-57 34-28 30-29 L2
Houston 59-62 33-29 26-33 W2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Houston Astros have a 33-29 record at home this season. The Florida Marlins have a 30-29 record on the road.
  • Houston has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Astros have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Florida has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Marlins have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Wandy Rodriguez pitched 8.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 2.89. Jose Valverde closed out the game to get the save and has 18 save s for the season. Josh Johnson took the loss for Florida.
  • Carlos Lee, Hunter Pence hit homeruns for Houston.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Florida   Houston
Josh Johnson Player Wandy Rodriguez
Loss W/L Win
4.1 IP 8.0
2 Strikeouts 7
7 Hits 4
8.31 ERA 0.00
Hitting
Florida   Houston
Emilio Bonifacio Player Lance Berkman
1 Hits 2
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
1 TB 3
.333 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Florida 4 0 4 .133 11 9 1 2 0 0
Houston 7 2 16 .233 7 5 4 1 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Houston will play their next game at home against Arizona. The Astros have a W/L % of .466 after a win and .508 after a loss.
  • Florida will play their next game on the road against Atlanta. The Marlins have a W/L % of .562 after a win and .482 after a loss.
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