Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

Houston leads 1-0 (as of 4/21)

Game 1: Friday, April 21
Pittsburgh2Final
Houston3
Game 2: Saturday, April 22
Pittsburgh0Final
Houston3
Game 3: Sunday, April 23
Pittsburgh2Final
Houston7

Pirates 2

(5-13, 1-7 away)

Astros 3

(11-5, 8-3 home)

    8:05 PM ET, April 21, 2006

    Minute Maid Park, Houston, Texas 

    123456789 R H E
    PIT 000001001 2 9 1
    HOU 20000100 - 3 6 0

    W: W. Rodriguez (3-0)

    L: Z. Duke (1-2)

    S: B. Lidge (6)

    Game Notes

    HOUSTON MANAGER PHIL GARNER WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE RICK REED IN THE TOP OF THE FIRST INNING FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.