Washington Nationals 4, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 112
Played on Wednesday, August 8, 2012 (N) at Minute Maid Park

WAS N    1  2  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   4  7  0
HOU N    1  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  1  -   3  9  1
Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lombardozzi 2b                4   0   1   0       1   0       3   4
Harper cf                     3   1   0   0       2   2       1   0
Zimmerman 3b                  5   1   2   0       0   0       0   1
LaRoche 1b                    4   0   0   0       1   1      12   0
Morse lf                      5   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Bernadina lf                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Werth rf                      4   0   1   0       1   0       4   0
Espinosa ss                   2   0   1   0       2   0       0   7
Suzuki c                      2   1   0   0       1   1       6   1
G. Gonzalez p                 4   1   1   2       0   2       1   1
Totals                       33   4   7   2       8   7      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Espinosa-Lombardozzi-LaRoche.

BATTING - 
2B: Lombardozzi (14,off Galarraga); Werth (6,off Galarraga); Zimmerman (25,off
Fick).
HR: G. Gonzalez (1,2nd inning off Galarraga 1 on 2 out).
HBP: Suzuki (1,by Galarraga).
GDP: Morse (7,off Galarraga).
IBB: Espinosa (1,by Fick).
Team LOB: 11.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Altuve 2b                     4   1   2   0       1   1       1   4
Downs 3b                      5   0   1   0       0   1       0   4
Pearce 1b                     3   0   1   0       0   0       9   1
Maxwell rf                    3   0   2   1       1   1       0   0
J. Martinez lf                3   1   1   0       0   0       3   0
  Fick p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Snyder ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cruz p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Corporan c                    3   0   0   1       0   0      10   0
Barnes cf                     4   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
M. Gonzalez ss                4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Galarraga p                   2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Cedeno p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Francisco lf                2   0   1   1       0   1       0   0
  Bogusevic pr                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   3   9   3       2   7      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. M. Gonzalez-Altuve-Pearce.
E: Downs (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Altuve (27,off G. Gonzalez).
SF: Corporan (1,off G. Gonzalez).
HBP: Pearce (2,by G. Gonzalez).
GDP: Pearce (2,off G. Gonzalez).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Altuve (23,2nd base off G. Gonzalez/Suzuki).

PITCHING
Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
G. Gonzalez W(14-6)           9     9   3   3   2   7   0  38

WP: G. Gonzalez (9).
BK: G. Gonzalez (1).
HBP: G. Gonzalez (4,Pearce).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Galarraga L(0-2)              5     6   3   3   6   5   1  26
Cedeno                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Fick                          2     1   1   0   2   1   0  10
Cruz                          1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     7   4   3   8   7   1  42

Galarraga faced 3 batters in the 6th inning
WP: Fick (3).
BK: Galarraga (1).
HBP: Galarraga (2,Suzuki).
IBB: Fick (1,Espinosa).

Umpires: HP - Angel Hernandez, 1B - Ed Hickox, 2B - Chris Conroy, 3B - Mark Carlson
Time of Game: 2:58   Attendance: 16038


Starting Lineups:

   Washington Nationals          Houston Astros           
1. Lombardozzi         2b        Altuve              2b
2. Harper              cf        Downs               3b
3. Zimmerman           3b        Pearce              1b
4. LaRoche             1b        Maxwell             rf
5. Morse               lf        J. Martinez         lf
6. Werth               rf        Corporan            c
7. Espinosa            ss        Barnes              cf
8. Suzuki              c         M. Gonzalez         ss
9. G. Gonzalez         p         Galarraga           p

NATIONALS 1ST: Lombardozzi walked; Harper walked [Lombardozzi to
second]; Zimmerman singled to third [Lombardozzi out at home
(third to catcher), Harper to third]; Galarraga balked [Harper
scored, Zimmerman to second]; LaRoche struck out; Morse struck
out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Altuve doubled; Downs flied to center; Pearce
singled to left [Altuve to third]; Maxwell singled to center
[Altuve scored, Pearce to second]; J. Martinez forced Maxwell
(shortstop to second) [Pearce to third, J. Martinez to first];
Corporan forced J. Martinez (shortstop to second); 1 R, 3 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Nationals 1, Astros 1.

NATIONALS 2ND: Werth flied to left; Espinosa grounded out
(second to first); Suzuki was hit by a pitch; G. Gonzalez
homered [Suzuki scored]; Lombardozzi doubled to right; Harper
grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals
3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Barnes grounded out (pitcher to first); M. Gonzalez
grounded out (shortstop to first); Galarraga grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 3, Astros 1.

NATIONALS 3RD: Zimmerman grounded out (shortstop to first);
LaRoche flied to left; Morse singled to center; Werth doubled to
left [Morse to third]; Espinosa walked; Suzuki struck out; 0 R,
2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Nationals 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Altuve struck out; Downs singled to left; Pearce
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Downs out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 3,
Astros 1.

NATIONALS 4TH: G. Gonzalez struck out; Lombardozzi flied to
left; Harper was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Nationals 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Maxwell struck out; J. Martinez singled to center;
G. Gonzalez balked [J. Martinez to second]; G. Gonzalez threw a
wild pitch [J. Martinez to third]; Corporan out on a sacrifice
fly to right [J. Martinez scored]; Barnes struck out; 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 3, Astros 2.

NATIONALS 5TH: Zimmerman lined to center; LaRoche walked; Morse
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[LaRoche out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 3,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: M. Gonzalez lined to right; Galarraga struck out;
Altuve walked; Altuve stole second; Downs grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 3, Astros
2.

NATIONALS 6TH: Werth walked; Espinosa singled to right [Werth to
second]; Suzuki walked [Werth to third, Espinosa to second];
CEDENO REPLACED GALARRAGA (PITCHING); G. Gonzalez forced Werth
(third to catcher) [Espinosa to third, Suzuki to second];
Lombardozzi popped to catcher; Harper was called out on strikes;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Nationals 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Pearce flied to right; Maxwell walked; J. Martinez
flied to right; Corporan lined to pitcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Nationals 3, Astros 2.

NATIONALS 7TH: FICK REPLACED J. MARTINEZ (PITCHING); FRANCISCO
REPLACED CEDENO (PLAYING LF); Zimmerman doubled to left; Fick
threw a wild pitch [Zimmerman to third]; LaRoche grounded out
(second to first); Morse grounded out (pitcher to first); Werth
reached on an error by Downs [Zimmerman scored (unearned) (no
RBI), Werth to second]; Espinosa was walked intentionally;
Suzuki popped to shortstop; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Nationals 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Barnes grounded out (second to first); M. Gonzalez
struck out; Francisco struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Nationals 4, Astros 2.

NATIONALS 8TH: G. Gonzalez struck out; Lombardozzi grounded out
(first to pitcher); Harper walked; Zimmerman grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Altuve grounded out (second to first); Downs popped
to first; Pearce was hit by a pitch; Maxwell singled to third
[Pearce to second]; SNYDER BATTED FOR FICK; Snyder grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Nationals 4, Astros
2.

NATIONALS 9TH: CRUZ REPLACED SNYDER (PITCHING); LaRoche flied to
center; Morse grounded out (shortstop to first); Werth grounded
out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 4, Astros
2.

ASTROS 9TH: BERNADINA REPLACED MORSE (PLAYING LF); Corporan
grounded out (shortstop to first); Barnes singled to right; M.
Gonzalez grounded out (second to first) [Barnes to second];
Francisco singled to left [Barnes scored]; BOGUSEVIC RAN FOR
FRANCISCO; Altuve singled to center [Bogusevic to third, Altuve
to second (on throw to 3b)]; Downs struck out (catcher to
first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Nationals 4, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Nationals        4   7   0   11
 Astros           3   9   1    8


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