Washington Nationals 3, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 12
Played on Wednesday, April 18, 2012 (N) at Nationals Park

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  1  0  -   2  6  0
WAS N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  2  x  -   3  5  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Schafer cf                    4   1   2   1       0   1       3   0
Lowrie ss                     4   0   1   0       0   0       3   2
Buck lf                       2   0   0   1       0   0       1   0
  Maxwell lf                  2   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Lee 1b                        4   0   1   0       0   0       7   1
Bogusevic rf                  3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Johnson 3b                    3   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  F. Rodriguez p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wright p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cruz p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Castro c                      3   1   1   0       0   0       4   1
M. Gonzalez 2b,3b             3   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Harrell p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
  Altuve 2b                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       31   2   6   2       0   4      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Harrell-Lowrie-Lee.

BATTING - 
2B: M. Gonzalez (3,off Zimmermann); Castro (2,off Mattheus).
HBP: Bogusevic (2,by Zimmermann).
GDP: Johnson (2,off Zimmermann).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Schafer (6,2nd base off Zimmermann/Ramos).

Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Desmond ss                    4   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Espinosa 2b                   3   1   1   0       1   0       2   5
Zimmerman 3b                  4   0   2   0       0   0       3   2
LaRoche 1b                    3   1   0   0       1   0      11   1
Werth rf                      2   0   0   1       2   0       1   0
Ankiel cf                     4   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Ramos c                       2   0   0   1       1   2       4   0
Bernadina lf                  3   0   1   1       1   1       2   0
Zimmermann p                  2   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
  Lombardozzi ph              0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Mattheus p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rodriguez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       27   3   5   3       7   4      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Zimmerman-LaRoche, Desmond-Espinosa-LaRoche.

BATTING - 
2B: Zimmerman (4,off Harrell); Ankiel (2,off Harrell); Bernadina (3,off Harrell).
SF: Ramos (1,off Cruz).
GDP: LaRoche (1,off Harrell).
IBB: Bernadina (1,by Harrell).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Werth (2,2nd base off Harrell/Castro); Bernadina (2,3rd base off F. Rodriguez/Castro).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Harrell                       6.2   4   1   1   3   4   0  26
F. Rodriguez L(0-2)           0.1   1   2   2   2   0   0   4
Wright                        0     0   0   0   1   0   0   1
Cruz                          1     0   0   0   1   0   0   4
Totals                        8     5   3   3   7   4   0  35

F. Rodriguez faced 2 batters in the 8th inning
Wright faced 1 batter in the 8th inning
BK: Harrell (1).
IBB: Harrell (1,Bernadina).

Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Zimmermann                    7     4   1   1   0   3   0  24
Mattheus W(2-0)               1     2   1   1   0   0   0   5
Rodriguez SV(3)               1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     6   2   2   0   4   0  32

HBP: Zimmermann (1,Bogusevic).

Umpires: HP - Tim Tschida, 1B - Chris Conroy, 2B - Jeff Nelson, 3B - Bill Welke
Time of Game: 2:41   Attendance: 14520


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Washington Nationals     
1. Schafer             cf        Desmond             ss
2. Lowrie              ss        Espinosa            2b
3. Buck                lf        Zimmerman           3b
4. Lee                 1b        LaRoche             1b
5. Bogusevic           rf        Werth               rf
6. Johnson             3b        Ankiel              cf
7. Castro              c         Ramos               c
8. M. Gonzalez         2b        Bernadina           lf
9. Harrell             p         Zimmermann          p

ASTROS 1ST: Schafer was called out on strikes; Lowrie singled to
right; Buck hit into a double play to third [Lowrie out at first
(third to first)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 1ST: Desmond grounded out (shortstop to first);
Espinosa flied to left; Zimmerman doubled to right; LaRoche
grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Lee popped to second; Bogusevic was hit by a pitch;
Johnson grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Bogusevic out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 2ND: Werth walked; Ankiel struck out while Werth stole
second; Ramos struck out (catcher to first) [Werth to third (on
throw to 1b)]; Bernadina was walked intentionally; Zimmermann
forced Bernadina (second to shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Castro grounded out (third to first); M. Gonzalez
grounded out (second to first); Harrell grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 3RD: Desmond flied to right; Espinosa grounded out
(pitcher to first); Zimmerman flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 4TH: On a bunt Schafer singled to first; Schafer stole
second; Lowrie grounded out (first unassisted) [Schafer to
third]; Buck grounded out (first to pitcher) [Schafer
scored]; Astros left fielder Travis Buck left the game due to
an injured leg; Lee singled to right; Bogusevic grounded out
(second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 4TH: MAXWELL REPLACED BUCK (PLAYING LF); LaRoche
popped to third; Werth flied to right; Ankiel popped to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Johnson lined to right; Castro grounded out (second
to first); M. Gonzalez doubled to center; Harrell was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 5TH: Ramos walked; Bernadina struck out; Zimmermann
grounded out (third to first) [Ramos to second]; Desmond flied
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Schafer grounded out (pitcher to first); Lowrie
flied to left; Maxwell was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 6TH: Espinosa singled to right; Zimmerman flied to
center; LaRoche grounded into a double play (pitcher to
shortstop to first) [Espinosa out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Lee grounded out (pitcher to first); Bogusevic
popped to shortstop; Johnson lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 7TH: Werth grounded out (third to first); Ankiel
doubled to center; Harrell balked [Ankiel to third]; Ramos
struck out; Bernadina doubled to left [Ankiel scored];
LOMBARDOZZI BATTED FOR ZIMMERMANN; F. RODRIGUEZ REPLACED JOHNSON
(PITCHING); M. GONZALEZ CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); ALTUVE
REPLACED HARRELL (PLAYING 2B); Lombardozzi walked while
Bernadina stole third; Desmond popped to first; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 1, Nationals 1.

ASTROS 8TH: MATTHEUS REPLACED LOMBARDOZZI (PITCHING); Castro
doubled to center; On a bunt M. Gonzalez made an out to third;
Altuve lined to third; Schafer singled to right [Castro scored,
Schafer to second (on throw to home)]; Lowrie flied to center; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Nationals 1.

NATIONALS 8TH: Espinosa walked; Zimmerman singled to right
[Espinosa to second]; WRIGHT REPLACED F. RODRIGUEZ (PITCHING);
LaRoche walked [Espinosa to third, Zimmerman to second]; CRUZ
REPLACED WRIGHT (PITCHING); Werth walked [Espinosa scored,
Zimmerman to third, LaRoche to second]; Ankiel forced Zimmerman
(second to catcher) [LaRoche to third, Werth to second]; Ramos
out on a sacrifice fly to center [LaRoche scored]; Bernadina
flied to left; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Nationals 3.

ASTROS 9TH: RODRIGUEZ REPLACED MATTHEUS (PITCHING); Maxwell was
called out on strikes; Lee lined to center; Bogusevic grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Nationals 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   6   0    3
 Nationals        3   5   0    8


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