MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
OAKLAND ATHLETICS AT HOUSTON ASTROS
08/20/2071
 
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
OAKLAND ATHLETICS AT HOUSTON ASTROS
GAME ID: 2428 - THURSDAY, AUGUST 20TH , 2071 - GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland Athletics (73-52) 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 9 0
Houston Astros (95-30) 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 X 6 16 1
Astros Down Athletics, 6-4
The Houston Astros knocked off the Oakland Athletics, 6-4, at Minute Maid Park. Dario Carrero hit 3 singles and 1 double, while driving in 2 runs. The winner was Roberto Gutierrez in relief. His record improves to 2-1. Joel Labine took the loss. Mike Vasquez got the save, his 6th in 8 chances.

Philip Winstead's at-bat in the bottom of the first was significant for the Astros. Coming to the plate with the bases loaded and Houston trailing 2-1, the Astros right fielder hit a sacrifice fly.

"We'll kick back tonight, then get set for the next one," Winstead said.

Houston has an impressive 95-30 record.
OAKLAND BATTING LINESCORE HOUSTON BATTING LINESCORE
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
L. Hendrix 3B 3 1 0 0 2 0 4 .277 6 46
J. Jameson SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 6 .358 5 65
G. Tosh RF 1 1 1 2 2 0 0 .285 11 63
   a-B. Thomas PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .311 21 95
   b-T. Quam RF 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .295 18 88
A. Hawthorne 1B 5 0 0 0 0 2 4 .262 4 14
J. Richard CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .307 7 38
A. Pacheco DH 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .343 2 59
T. Swenson LF 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 .279 4 23
A. Nunez 2B 4 0 3 0 0 0 1 .335 2 61
A. Ceballos C 4 0 1 1 0 3 4 .212 5 19
Totals 35 4 9 4 4 9 24      
a - B. Thomas pinch hit for G. Tosh in the 7th
b - T. Quam substituted for B. Thomas in the 7th

BATTING
Doubles: A. Nunez (29, 8th Inning off R. Gutierrez, 1 on, 1 out)
Home Runs: G. Tosh (11, 1st Inning off J. Covarrubias, 1 on, 1 out)
Total Bases: A. Ceballos , A. Nunez 4 , G. Tosh 4 , T. Swenson , A. Pacheco , J. Jameson , B. Thomas
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: A. Ceballos , J. Richard , J. Jameson , L. Hendrix
GIDP: A. Hawthorne
Sac Bunt: J. Jameson
Team LOB: 9

BASERUNNING
SB: L. Hendrix (23)
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
R. Moreno LF 4 2 3 0 1 0 0 .379 22 56
B. Herrema 2B 4 1 2 1 0 2 6 .287 12 40
   b-C. Johnson C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .214 4 19
D. Carrero DH 4 0 4 2 1 0 0 .362 28 94
G. Taschini 3B 5 0 0 0 0 3 12 .243 26 65
H. Rau 1B 3 0 0 1 1 1 3 .298 5 18
   c-R. Pujols PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .275 4 34
   f-J. Mastel RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .272 2 26
P. Winstead RF 3 1 1 2 0 0 2 .266 17 47
   d-R. Barnes PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .266 17 69
   e-M. Niedzwiecki PR, 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252 11 29
A. Velador SS 4 1 2 0 1 0 3 .238 5 39
J. Winwood CF 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 .219 9 26
J. Crawford C 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 .320 4 29
   a-S. Zito 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .254 15 51
Totals 38 6 16 6 4 7 30      
a - S. Zito substituted for J. Crawford in the 8th
b - C. Johnson substituted for B. Herrema in the 8th
c - R. Pujols pinch hit for H. Rau in the 8th
d - R. Barnes pinch hit for P. Winstead in the 8th
e - M. Niedzwiecki pinch ran for R. Barnes in the 8th
f - J. Mastel substituted for R. Pujols in the 9th

BATTING
Doubles: D. Carrero (26, 2nd Inning off D. Cantos, 2 on, 2 outs)
Home Runs: P. Winstead (17, 7th Inning off J. Labine, 0 on, 0 outs)
Total Bases: D. Carrero 5 , B. Herrema 2 , A. Velador 2 , R. Moreno 3 , P. Winstead 4 , J. Crawford 3 , R. Barnes
2-out RBI: D. Carrero
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: , G. Taschini 3 , H. Rau , A. Velador
Sac Fly: B. Herrema , P. Winstead
Team LOB: 14

FIELDING
Errors: G. Taschini (2)
Double Plays: 1 (Herrema-Velador-Rau)
OAKLAND PITCHING LINESCORE HOUSTON PITCHING LINESCORE
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI ERA   
D. Cantos 5.0 9 4 4 4 2 0 90 5.22   
J. Labine L (5-2) 1.2 6 2 2 0 3 1 44 5.20   
S. Nagle 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 20 3.19   
PITCHING
Game Score: D. Cantos 31
Batters Faced: D. Cantos 28, J. Labine 11, S. Nagle 5
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: D. Cantos 6-7, J. Labine 0-2, S. Nagle 1-1
Pitches - Strikes: D. Cantos 90-51, J. Labine 44-29, S. Nagle 20-14
Inherited Runners - Scored: J. Labine 2-0 , S. Nagle 3-0
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI ERA   
J. Covarrubias 5.0 5 3 2 3 6 1 95 2.73   
R. Gutierrez W (2-1), BS (1) 2.1 4 1 1 1 1 0 37 5.00   
M. Vasquez SV (6) 1.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 22 2.11   
PITCHING
Game Score: J. Covarrubias 50
Batters Faced: J. Covarrubias 23, R. Gutierrez 12, M. Vasquez 5
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: J. Covarrubias 6-2, R. Gutierrez 4-2, M. Vasquez 2-1
Pitches - Strikes: J. Covarrubias 95-58, R. Gutierrez 37-21, M. Vasquez 22-16
Inherited Runners - Scored: M. Vasquez 2-0
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Dario Carrero
Ballpark: Minute Maid Park
Weather: Clear skies (89 degrees), wind blowing out to right at 7 mph
Start Time: 1:05 PM CT
Time: 3:35
Attendance: 42031
Special Notes: 3B Rick Barnes was injured while running the bases.
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