Washington 11, Houston 10

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, May 5, 2009 12:35 PM
Location - Nationals Park
Temperature - 58°
Umpires - Home Plate - Lance Barksdale, First Base - Brian Knight, Second Base - Randy Marsh, Third Base - Mike Winters,
Attendance - 19328

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 X R H E
Houston 0 1 0 0 4 0 3 1 1 0 10 14 2
Washington 0 0 0 2 0 6 0 2 0 1 11 11 2

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Houston 11-16 5-8 6-8 L2
Washington 8-17 6-7 2-10 W3

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Washington Nationals have a 6-7 record at home this season. The Houston Astros have a 6-8 record on the road.
  • Washington has a streak of 3 straight up wins. The Nationals have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Houston has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Astros have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Joel Hanrahan pitched 1.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 6.00. LaTroy Hawkins took the loss for Houston.
  • Cristian Guzman, Elijah Dukes hit homeruns for Washington.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Houston   Washington
Roy Oswalt Player Scott Olsen
Loss W/L Loss
5.0 IP 5.0
4 Strikeouts 4
4 Hits 6
7.20 ERA 9.00
Hitting
Houston   Washington
Miguel Tejada Player Cristian Guzman
3 Hits 3
3 RBI 2
0 HR 1
5 TB 6
.500 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Houston 14 0 20 .304 21 6 9 5 0 2
Washington 11 2 17 .262 22 7 9 8 1 2

Upcoming Games

  • Washington will play their next game on the road against LA Dodgers. The Nationals have a W/L % of .375 after a win and .294 after a loss.
  • Houston will play their next game at home against Chi. Cubs. The Astros have a W/L % of .455 after a win and .375 after a loss.
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