Bagwell drives in five runs in Astros' win over Pirates
Friday, July 26, 2002
HOUSTON -- Rookie Kirk Saarloos pitched the Astros' first complete game of the season and Jeff Bagwell drove in five runs as Houston beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-0 Thursday.
Saarloos (2-2) allowed six hits and no walks as he pitched the team's first shutout since Roy Oswalt did it against Milwaukee last Sept. 9.
Phillies 6, Cubs 2
CHICAGO -- Tomas Perez hit a bases-loaded triple and then made a daring dash home in the eighth inning, rallying the Phillies.
Marlins 3, Expos 2
MONTREAL -- Juan Encarnacion singled through a drawn-in infield to drive in the go-ahead run in the ninth inning, leading Florida.
D-backs 10, Padres 0
PHOENIX -- John Patterson, in his second big league start, shut out San Diego into the eighth inning as Arizona won their fourth in a row.
Angels 5, Athletics 4
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Garret Anderson hit a two-out single in the eighth inning to drive in the go-ahead run as Anaheim won an in-state rivalry.
Tigers 5, Royals 2
DETROIT -- Robert Fick hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly in the sixth inning and added a two-run homer as the Tigers capped a three-game sweep.
Red Sox 6, Devil Rays 0
BOSTON -- Pedro Martinez struck out 11 and allowed two hits in eight innings to lead Boston.
UMPIRES:Major league baseball umpires threatened more legal action against owners over management's insistence that union representatives leave dressing rooms 30 minutes before games begin. A lawyer said owners violated the umpires' labor contract by setting the time limit.-- From wire reports