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Bucs' luck runs out
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Phillies 4, Pirates 1
Delywn Young hurdles Ben Francisco to complete a second-inning double play. (Keith Srakocic/AP)
More ninth-inning heroics, this time a solo shot by Brandon Moss, sent the game to extra innings, but the Bucs could not pull this one out as Ryan Howard belted a three-run shot in the 10th. Paul Maholm continued his strong second half, tossing seven impressive innings of one-run ball.
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Series at a glance:
PHI
Philadelphia (73-51)
Won 1
Philadelphia 4, Pittsburgh 1   PIT
Pittsburgh (52-72)
Lost 1
August 26, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   R   H   E 
Philadelphia
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3   4 9 0
Pittsburgh
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0   1 9 0
Standings thru 8/26/09  |  Recap: PHI | PIT  |  Gameday  |  Phillies stats  |  Pirates stats
Philadelphia AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Rollins, SS 4 1 0 0 1 1 0 .242
Victorino, CF 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 .311
Utley, 2B 5 1 2 1 0 1 2 .303
Howard, 1B 5 1 2 3 0 1 1 .269
Werth, RF 4 0 3 0 1 0 0 .273
Francisco, B, LF 4 0 0 0 1 1 4 .246
Feliz, 3B 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .274
Ruiz, C 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .231
  a-Ibanez, PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .284
  Bako, C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .169
Hamels, P 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .133
  b-Stairs, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .202
  Madson, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 38 4 9 4 5 6 18  

a-Intentionally walked for Ruiz in the 9th. b-Grounded out for Hamels in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Werth 2 (24, Maholm, Hanrahan), Utley (25, Maholm), Feliz (22, Maholm).
HR: Utley (27, 1st inning off Maholm, 0 on, 2 out), Howard (35, 10th inning off Dumatrait, 2 on, 1 out).
TB: Howard 5; Victorino; Feliz 2; Werth 5; Utley 6.
RBI: Utley (82), Howard 3 (107).
2-out RBI: Utley.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ruiz; Howard; Hamels; Stairs 2.
GIDP: Feliz.
Team RISP: 1-for-9.
Team LOB: 9.

FIELDING
DP: (Utley-Howard).
Pickoffs: Hamels (McCutchen at 1st base).

 
Pittsburgh AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
McCutchen, CF 4 0 1 0 1 1 0 .287
Young, D, 2B 5 0 1 0 0 2 2 .309
Jones, G, RF 5 0 1 0 0 1 3 .292
LaRoche, 3B 5 0 0 0 0 1 2 .251
Doumit, C 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .225
Milledge, LF 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .248
Pearce, 1B 4 0 1 0 0 3 3 .224
Cruz, SS 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .227
  b-Moss, PH 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .242
  Jackson, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Dumatrait, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Maholm, P 2 0 0 0 0 1 5 .080
  a-Cedeno, R, PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .195
  Chavez, J, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Hanrahan, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  c-Vazquez, R, PH-SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247
Totals 37 1 9 1 2 9 17  

a-Doubled for Maholm in the 7th. b-Homered for Cruz in the 9th. c-Grounded out for Hanrahan in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Pearce (8, Hamels), Cedeno, R (5, Hamels).
HR: Moss (6, 9th inning off Madson, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Moss 4; Cedeno, R 2; Young, D; Doumit; McCutchen; Jones, G; Milledge 2; Pearce 2.
RBI: Moss (30).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: LaRoche; Maholm 3; Jones, G.
GIDP: LaRoche.
Team RISP: 0-for-7.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Jones, G (8, 2nd base off Hamels/Ruiz).
CS: McCutchen (3, 2nd base by Hamels/Ruiz).
PO: McCutchen (1st base by Hamels).

FIELDING
DP: (LaRoche-Young, D-Pearce).

 
Philadelphia IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Hamels 8.0 7 0 0 2 7 0 4.52
Madson (BS, 5)(W, 5-4) 2.0 2 1 1 0 2 1 3.00
 
Pittsburgh IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Maholm 7.0 5 1 1 2 4 1 4.59
Chavez, J 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.79
Hanrahan 1.0 2 0 0 1 2 0 5.85
Jackson (L, 2-3) 0.0 1 2 2 1 0 0 4.08
Dumatrait 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 1 3.38

Jackson pitched to 2 batters in the 10th.

IBB: Ruiz (by Maholm), Ibanez (by Hanrahan), Cruz (by Hamels).
HBP: Milledge (by Hamels).
Pitches-strikes: Hamels 123-82, Madson 28-21, Maholm 93-60, Chavez, J 10-7, Hanrahan 20-10, Jackson 11-4, Dumatrait 14-9.
Groundouts-flyouts: Hamels 8-4, Madson 2-1, Maholm 10-4, Chavez, J 1-1, Hanrahan 1-0, Jackson 0-0, Dumatrait 2-1.
Batters faced: Hamels 33, Madson 7, Maholm 27, Chavez, J 3, Hanrahan 6, Jackson 2, Dumatrait 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Dumatrait 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Mike Everitt. 1B: Brian Gorman. 2B: Mike Estabrook. 3B: CB Bucknor.
Weather: 81 degrees, clear.
Wind: 11 mph, Out to LF.
T: 2:52.
Att: 17,403.
Venue: PNC Park.
August 26, 2009
August 26, 2009

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