Diamond Mind: Game 7 -- Astros 4, White Sox 2

Originally Published: October 22, 2005
Special to ESPN.com

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10/30/2005, Houston Astros vs. Chicago White Sox, U.S. Cellular Field
 
                       1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9     R  H  E   LOB DP
2005 Houston           0  0  0  0  0  1  2  1  0     4 10  1     6  1
2005 Chicago (A)       0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0     2  5  0     7  0
 
Houston              AB  R  H BI   AVG    Chicago (A)          AB  R  H BI   AVG
Biggio            2b  5  0  3  0  .333    Podsednik         lf  3  0  0  0  .172       
 Bruntlett        2b  0  0  0  0  .000    Iguchi            2b  4  0  0  0  .241       
Burke             cf  4  0  0  0  .115    Dye               rf  3  0  0  0  .154       
 Taveras          cf  0  0  0  0  .000    Konerko           1b  3  0  0  0  .292       
Berkman           lf  4  0  1  0  .207    Everett           dh  4  1  1  0  .214       
Ensberg           3b  4  2  3  2  .364    Rowand            cf  4  0  1  0  .346       
Lamb              1b  4  0  0  0  .125    Pierzynski        c   3  1  1  0  .250       
Bagwell           dh  3  1  0  0  .286    Crede             3b  4  0  1  2  .160       
Lane              rf  4  0  1  0  .304    Uribe             ss  2  0  1  0  .182       
Ausmus            c   2  0  0  0  .250     Harris           ph  2  0  0  0  .000       
 Palmeiro         ph  1  1  1  2  .250                         32  2  5  2             
 Chavez           c   1  0  0  0  .000                                              
Everett           ss  4  0  1  0  .200                                              
                     36  4 10  4                                                    
 
Houston                          INN  H  R ER BB  K PCH STR   ERA
Oswalt           W 1-1           6.1  5  2  0  3  8 114  65  2.02
Wheeler          H 2             1.2  0  0  0  0  2  17  13  3.00
Lidge            S 3             1.0  0  0  0  0  2  11   7  2.45
                                 9.0  5  2  0  3 12 142  85 
 
Chicago (A)                      INN  H  R ER BB  K PCH STR   ERA
Garland          L 1-1           8.0  8  4  4  0  2 116  75  3.18
Hermanson                        1.0  2  0  0  0  0  15   9  0.00
                                 9.0 10  4  4  0  2 131  84 
 
Hou: Palmeiro batted for Ausmus in the 7th
     Chavez inserted at c in the 7th
     Taveras inserted at cf in the 9th
     Bruntlett inserted at 2b in the 9th
ChA: Harris batted for Uribe in the 7th
     Harris moved to ss in the 8th
 
E-Everett. 2B-Everett, Crede. HR-Ensberg 2(4), Palmeiro(1). SB-Biggio(1), 
Podsednik 2(7). CS-Lane. K-Berkman, Lane, Podsednik, Iguchi 4, Konerko, 
Everett, Rowand, Pierzynski 2, Crede 2. BB-Podsednik, Konerko, Pierzynski. 
HBP-Bagwell, Dye. HB-Oswalt, Garland. 
GWRBI: Palmeiro
Temperature: 51, Sky: partly cloudy, Wind: left to right at 12 MPH.

Score O Rnr BS Event ----- - --- -- ----- ************** Top of the 1st inning, Houston batting 0-0 0 --- 11 Biggio grounded a single up the middle (CBX) 0-0 0 1-- 20 Burke flied out to right (BbBX) 0-0 1 1-- 10 Biggio stole second (B>S) 0-0 1 -2- 12 Berkman flied out to center (B>S.FX) 0-0 2 -2- 22 Ensberg popped out to short (BCBSX) ************** Bottom of the 1st inning, Chicago (A) batting 0-0 0 --- 22 Podsednik lined out to center (BCFBFFX) 0-0 1 --- 02 Iguchi struck out (FSS) 0-0 2 --- 11 Dye grounded out to short (BFX) ************** Top of the 2nd inning, Houston batting 0-0 0 --- 01 Lamb flied out to left (SX) 0-0 1 --- 12 Bagwell grounded out to second (CCBX) 0-0 2 --- 02 Lane struck out (CFFS) ************** Bottom of the 2nd inning, Chicago (A) batting 0-0 0 --- 32 Konerko flied out to right (BBBCFX) 0-0 1 --- 00 Everett doubled deep to right (X) 0-0 1 -2- 22 Rowand lined a single to shallow center, Everett to third (CCBBX) 0-0 1 1-3 32 Pierzynski struck out (BBBCFS) 0-0 2 1-3 02 Crede struck out (1CFC) ************** Top of the 3rd inning, Houston batting 0-0 0 --- 00 Ausmus grounded out to second (X) 0-0 1 --- 00 Everett flied out to center (X) 0-0 2 --- 22 Biggio lined a single to shallow center (BBCSX) 0-0 2 1-- 01 Burke popped out to right (FX) ************** Bottom of the 3rd inning, Chicago (A) batting 0-0 0 --- 11 Uribe lined a single to shallow right (FBX) 0-0 0 1-- 22 Podsednik grounded to short, forcing Uribe at second, Podsednik to first (B11CbSBFX) 0-0 1 1-- 00 Podsednik stole second (>B) 0-0 1 -2- 32 Iguchi struck out (>B.CCBBC) 0-0 2 -2- 10 Dye grounded out to short (BX) ************** Top of the 4th inning, Houston batting 0-0 0 --- 11 Berkman grounded a single up the middle (BCX) 0-0 0 1-- 10 Ensberg lined a single to center, Berkman to second (B1X) 0-0 0 12- 11 Lamb flied out to left, Berkman to third (FbBX) 0-0 1 1-3 11 Bagwell flied out to center (BCX) 0-0 2 1-3 00 Lane grounded to second, forcing Ensberg at second (X) ************** Bottom of the 4th inning, Chicago (A) batting 0-0 0 --- 00 Konerko grounded out to third (X) 0-0 1 --- 32 Everett to first on an error by the shortstop Everett (FBBSBFX) 0-0 1 1-- 12 Rowand struck out (CBCS) 0-0 2 1-- 30 Pierzynski walked, Everett to second (BBBB) 0-0 2 12- 32 Crede lined a double to right center, Everett scored, Pierzynski scored (BBCBS>F>X) 0-2 2 -2- 10 Uribe grounded out to short (BX) ************** Top of the 5th inning, Houston batting 0-2 0 --- 20 Ausmus grounded out to second (BBX) 0-2 1 --- 00 Everett grounded out to the mound (X) 0-2 2 --- 32 Biggio grounded out to second (CBCBBX) ************** Bottom of the 5th inning, Chicago (A) batting 0-2 0 --- 02 Podsednik struck out (CSC) 0-2 1 --- 12 Iguchi struck out (BFCS) 0-2 2 --- 20 Dye was hit by a pitch (BBH) 0-2 2 1-- 32 Konerko walked, Dye to second (1BFBCB>B) 0-2 2 12- 32 Everett struck out (CBBBF>S) ************** Top of the 6th inning, Houston batting 0-2 0 --- 01 Burke popped out to first (CX) 0-2 1 --- 12 Berkman struck out (BCFS) 0-2 2 --- 22 Ensberg homered deep to left (SFBBX) 1-2 2 --- 31 Lamb grounded out to the mound (BFBBX) ************** Bottom of the 6th inning, Chicago (A) batting 1-2 0 --- 00 Rowand flied out to center (X) 1-2 1 --- 00 Pierzynski lined a single to shallow center (X) 1-2 1 1-- 12 Crede grounded into a double play, Ensberg to Biggio to Lamb (CFBX) ************** Top of the 7th inning, Houston batting 1-2 0 --- 02 Bagwell was hit by a pitch (CCH) 1-2 0 1-- 32 Lane popped out to third (SBBBFX) Palmeiro pinch hitting for Ausmus 1-2 1 1-- 00 Palmeiro homered deep to left center, Bagwell scored (1X) 3-2 1 --- 21 Everett flied out to left (SBBX) 3-2 2 --- 12 Biggio lined a single to right (BCFX) 3-2 2 1-- 01 Burke grounded to short, forcing Biggio at second (CX) ************** Bottom of the 7th inning, Chicago (A) batting Chavez now playing catcher Harris pinch hitting for Uribe 3-2 0 --- 32 Harris grounded out to the catcher (SBFBBX) 3-2 1 --- 30 Podsednik walked (BBBB) Wheeler now pitching 3-2 1 1-- 00 Podsednik stole second (11>B) 3-2 1 -2- 12 Iguchi struck out (11>B.CCS) 3-2 2 -2- 00 Dye flied out to right (X) ************** Top of the 8th inning, Houston batting Harris moved to shortstop 3-2 0 --- 32 Berkman grounded out to first (CFBBFFBFX) 3-2 1 --- 10 Ensberg homered deep to left (BX) 4-2 1 --- 32 Lamb lined out to left (FBBCFBX) 4-2 2 --- 32 Bagwell grounded out to first (CBBBFX) ************** Bottom of the 8th inning, Chicago (A) batting 4-2 0 --- 02 Konerko struck out (FSFS) 4-2 1 --- 22 Everett flied out to left (FCFBBX) 4-2 2 --- 10 Rowand grounded out to short (BX) ************** Top of the 9th inning, Houston batting Hermanson now pitching 4-2 0 --- 11 Lane grounded a single up the middle (BSX) 4-2 0 1-- 00 Lane was caught stealing second (>S) 4-2 1 --- 01 Chavez flied out to left (>S.X) 4-2 2 --- 20 Everett grounded a single between first and second (BBX) 4-2 2 1-- 32 Biggio popped out to short (B11CCBFB1>X) ************** Bottom of the 9th inning, Chicago (A) batting Taveras now playing center field Bruntlett now playing second base Lidge now pitching 4-2 0 --- 12 Pierzynski struck out (FSBS) 4-2 1 --- 22 Crede struck out (BCBSC) 4-2 2 --- 10 Harris grounded out to third (BX)