Houston 9, Washington 4

Boxscore | Recap
Thursday, July 9, 2009 8:05 PM
Location - Minute Maid Park
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - Jim Wolf, First Base - Brian O'Nora, Second Base - Fieldin Culbreth, Third Base - Adrian Johnson,
Attendance - 25490

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Washington 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 9 0
Houston 1 0 1 0 0 4 0 3 0 9 16 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Washington 25-59 16-26 9-33 L4
Houston 42-43 22-22 20-21 W2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Houston Astros have a 22-22 record at home this season. The Washington Nationals have a 9-33 record on the road.
  • Houston has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Astros have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Washington has a streak of 4 straight up losses. The Nationals have won 2 of their last 10 games.
  • Alberto Arias pitched 2.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 1.69. John Lannan took the loss for Washington.
  • Lance Berkman had the only homerun for Houston.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Washington   Houston
John Lannan Player Russ Ortiz
Loss W/L Loss
5.0 IP 3.0
2 Strikeouts 1
11 Hits 6
9.00 ERA 12.00
Hitting
Washington   Houston
Nick Johnson Player Carlos Lee
2 Hits 3
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
2 TB 4
.500 Avg .600

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Washington 9 0 12 .281 16 7 4 4 0 0
Houston 16 1 26 .410 16 5 9 2 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Houston will play their next game at home against Washington. The Astros have a W/L % of .463 after a win and .523 after a loss.
  • Washington will play their next game on the road against Houston. The Nationals have a W/L % of .346 after a win and .276 after a loss.
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