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Bucs ready to go home
Padres 2, Pirates 1
Marty McLeary allowed one run in five innings in his first big-league start. (Lenny Ignelzi/AP)
Chris Duffy and Jack Wilson opened the game with consecutive singles, and Ryan Doumit drove in Duffy three batters later, but the Pirates were held scoreless for the final eight innings for the second straight night. Marty McLeary and five relievers held the Padres to two runs in a tough loss, bringing the losing streak to four.
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Series at a glance:
TODAY'S WRAPS: September 24, 2006
PIT
Pittsburgh (65-91)
Lost 4
San Diego 2, Pittsburgh 1   SD
San Diego (83-72)
Won 4
September 24, 2006
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Pittsburgh
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   1 7 1
San Diego
0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 X   2 7 0
Standings thru 9/24/06  |  Gameday  |  Pirates Stats  |  Padres Stats
PittsburghABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Duffy, CF4120001.251
Wilson, SS4010001.270
Bay, LF4000023.282
Nady, RF4000022.278
Doumit, 1B4021020.213
Bautista, 3B4010011.239
Castillo, 2B3010011.257
  b-Sanchez, PH1000000.342
Maldonado, C3000033.167
McLeary, P2000011.000
  Perez, P0000000.000
  Sharpless, P0000000.000
  a-Burnitz, PH0000000.232
  Bayliss, P0000000.000
  Marte, P0000000.000
  Torres, P0000000.200
Totals3317101213 

a-Hit by pitch for Sharpless in the 7th. b-Grounded out for Castillo in the 9th.

BATTING
TB: Duffy 2; Wilson; Doumit 2; Bautista; Castillo.
RBI: Doumit (16).
2-out RBI: Doumit.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Maldonado; Bay.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
PO: Doumit (1st base by Bard).

FIELDING
E: Maldonado (1, throw).
DP: (Castillo-Wilson-Doumit).

 
San DiegoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Roberts, LF3000111.293
Giles, RF4000003.265
Gonzalez, 1B4000011.299
Bard, C3121100.322
Branyan, 3B1111100.224
  1-Alexander, PR-3B1000001.182
Cameron, CF3010100.268
Blum, SS4010015.252
Barfield, 2B3010004.285
Hensley, P2010003.087
  Meredith, P0000000.000
  Hoffman, P0000000.000
Totals282724318 


1-Ran for Branyan in the 6th.

BATTING
HR: Branyan (17, 4th inning off McLeary, 0 on, 1 out), Bard (9, 6th inning off Perez, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Bard 5; Branyan 4; Cameron; Blum; Barfield; Hensley.
RBI: Branyan (35), Bard (37).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hensley 2; Gonzalez; Blum.
S: Meredith.
GIDP: Giles.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Roberts (43, 2nd base off McLeary/Maldonado), Barfield (20, 3rd base off Bayliss/Maldonado).
CS: Alexander (1, 2nd base by Sharpless/Maldonado).

FIELDING
Pickoffs: Bard (Doumit at 1st base).

 
PittsburghIPHRERBBSOHRERA
McLeary 5.04112113.38
Perez (L, 0-1)0.011100120.25
Sharpless 1.00000001.74
Bayliss 0.11001004.66
Marte 1.01000103.75
Torres 0.20001103.29
 
San DiegoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Hensley (W, 11-11)6.07110903.73
Meredith (H, 13)2.00000100.76
Hoffman (S, 43)1.00000201.95

Perez pitched to 2 batters in the 6th.

HBP: Branyan (by Perez), Burnitz (by Meredith).
Pitches-strikes: McLeary 73-46, Perez 4-1, Sharpless 7-5, Bayliss 11-4, Marte 9-6, Torres 11-7, Hensley 101-64, Meredith 24-16, Hoffman 14-10.
Ground outs-fly outs: McLeary 4-10, Perez 0-0, Sharpless 1-1, Bayliss 1-0, Marte 2-0, Torres 1-0, Hensley 5-3, Meredith 5-0, Hoffman 1-0.
Batters faced: McLeary 21, Perez 2, Sharpless 2, Bayliss 3, Marte 3, Torres 3, Hensley 24, Meredith 7, Hoffman 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Sharpless 1-0, Marte 2-0, Torres 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Paul Emmel. 1B: Brian Runge. 2B: Mike Winters. 3B: Bruce Froemming.
Weather: 70 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 11 mph, Out to RF.
T: 2:25.
Att: 41,932.

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