Final

Series: Game 3 of 3

Houston won 3-0

Game 1: Tuesday, August 17
Houston5Final
Philadelphia0
Game 2: Wednesday, August 18
Houston9Final
Philadelphia8
Game 3: Thursday, August 19
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Philadelphia10

Astros 12

(60-60, 31-29 away)

Phillies 10

(59-62, 30-33 home)

1:05 PM ET, August 19, 2004

Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 

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HOU 010011720 12 15 1
PHI 004030030 10 14 0

W: C. Qualls (1-0)

L: R. Hernandez (2-4)

S: B. Lidge (15)

Game Notes

PHILADELPHIA'S TODD PRATT GROUNDED INTO A TRIPLE PLAY IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIFTH INNING. PRATT GROUNDED TO THIRD BASEMAN MORGAN ENSBERG, WHO STEPPED ON THIRD, FORCING OUT PLACIDO POLANCO. ENSBERG THREW TO SECOND BASEMAN, JEFF KENT, FORCING OUT MARLON BYRD. KENT THREW TO FIRST BASEMAN MIKE LAMB TO COMPLETE THE TRIPLE PLAY. HOUSTON LAST TURNED A TRIPLE PLAY ON AUGUST 4, 1991 AGAINST THE LOS ANGELES DODGERS. THE LAST TIME PHILADELPHIA HIT INTO A TRIPLE PLAY WAS SEPTEMBER 3, 2002 AGAINST MONTREAL.