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Gorzelanny pitches well
Astros 2, Pirates 1
Tom Gorzelanny gave up two runs in seven innings but took the loss. (Gene J. Puskar/AP)
Tom Gorzelanny turned in a quality start, surrendering two runs in seven innings, but took the loss against the Astros at PNC Park on Friday. The loss marked the first time in seven games this season that the Pirates lost to the Astros.
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Series at a glance:
TODAY'S WRAPS: July 20, 2007
HOU
Houston (41-55)
Won 1
Houston 2, Pittsburgh 1   PIT
Pittsburgh (40-55)
Lost 7
July 20, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Houston
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   2 7 0
Pittsburgh
0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0   1 9 1
Standings thru 7/20/07  |  Gameday  |  Astros Stats  |  Pirates Stats
HoustonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Biggio, 2B5000016.250
  Lidge, P0000000.000
Burke, RF4120000.237
Pence, CF4000012.328
Lee, LF4112000.296
Loretta, 1B-2B4020011.310
Ensberg, 3B3020101.232
Bruntlett, SS2000003.280
Ausmus, C3000123.246
Oswalt, P3000014.116
  Wheeler, P0000000.000
  a-Lamb, PH-1B0000100.296
Totals322723620 

a-Intentionally walked for Wheeler in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Loretta (18, Gorzelanny).
HR: Lee (19, 1st inning off Gorzelanny, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Burke 2; Lee 4; Loretta 3; Ensberg 2.
RBI: Lee 2 (80).
2-out RBI: Lee 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ensberg; Biggio 4.
S: Bruntlett.
GIDP: Ausmus; Pence.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Bruntlett (2, 2nd base off Gorzelanny/Paulino).

FIELDING
DP: (Biggio-Bruntlett-Loretta).

 
PittsburghABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
McLouth, CF4010013.231
Kata, 3B5010015.188
Sanchez, 2B5110014.295
LaRoche, 1B3020101.240
Doumit, RF4000025.299
Bay, LF4011024.247
Paulino, C4020002.240
  1-Davis, PR0000000.267
Wilson, SS3000011.252
Gorzelanny, P2010010.079
  a-Phelps, PH0000000.266
  Chacon, P0000000.273
  Capps, P00000001.000
  b-Nady, PH0000100.283
Totals341912925 

a-Hit by pitch for Gorzelanny in the 7th. b-Walked for Capps in the 9th.
1-Ran for Paulino in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: LaRoche (24, Oswalt), Sanchez (24, Oswalt), McLouth (10, Oswalt), Paulino (16, Oswalt), Kata (3, Wheeler).
TB: McLouth 2; Kata 2; Sanchez 2; LaRoche 3; Bay; Paulino 3; Gorzelanny.
RBI: Bay (58).
2-out RBI: Bay.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Paulino; Kata; Bay; Sanchez 2.
S: Wilson.
GIDP: McLouth.
Team LOB: 11.

FIELDING
E: Kata (4, throw).
Outfield assists: Doumit (Loretta at home).
DP: 2 (Sanchez-Wilson-LaRoche, Wilson-Sanchez-LaRoche).

 
HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Oswalt (W, 9-6)6.07110403.80
Wheeler (H, 5)2.01001305.10
Lidge (S, 2)1.01001202.09
 
PittsburghIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Gorzelanny (L, 9-5)7.06222413.20
Chacon 1.00000103.53
Capps 1.01001102.28

Oswalt pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.

IBB: Lamb (by Capps).
HBP: Phelps (by Wheeler), McLouth (by Lidge), Bruntlett (by Gorzelanny).
Pitches-strikes: Oswalt 84-57, Wheeler 33-21, Lidge 18-12, Gorzelanny 112-71, Chacon 18-14, Capps 19-11.
Ground outs-fly outs: Oswalt 8-6, Wheeler 2-1, Lidge 1-0, Gorzelanny 11-6, Chacon 1-1, Capps 2-0.
Batters faced: Oswalt 25, Wheeler 8, Lidge 6, Gorzelanny 28, Chacon 4, Capps 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Wheeler 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Joe West. 1B: Ed Rapuano. 2B: Ed Hickox. 3B: CB Bucknor.
Weather: 72 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, Out to RF.
T: 2:56.
Att: 33,541.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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