Houston Astros 7, Pittsburgh Pirates 1
Regular Season Game 151
Played on Friday, September 21, 2012 (N) at Minute Maid Park

PIT N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  7  0
HOU N    3  0  0    0  0  3    1  0  x  -   7  6  1
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Marte lf                      4   0   2   0       0   1       0   0
Barmes ss                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   4
A. McCutchen cf               4   0   1   0       0   2       4   0
Jones rf,1b                   4   1   1   1       0   1       4   0
Sanchez 1b                    2   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
  McDonald p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Morris p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Takahashi p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Presley ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wilson p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Alvarez 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   2       0   0
McKenry c                     3   0   1   0       1   1      12   0
Holt 2b                       4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Locke p                       2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Tabata rf                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       33   1   7   1       2  12      24   4

BATTING - 
HR: Jones (24,8th inning off Cruz 0 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Marte (4,2nd base by F. Rodriguez/Snyder).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Altuve 2b                     4   0   1   1       0   2       1   3
Barnes cf                     3   1   1   0       2   2       3   0
Dominguez 3b                  5   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Maxwell rf,lf                 2   2   1   1       2   0       2   0
Lowrie ss                     3   2   1   3       0   1       1   1
  M. Gonzalez ss              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Wallace 1b                    4   2   2   2       0   0       5   0
J. Martinez lf                2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Bogusevic ph,rf             1   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Snyder c                      3   0   0   0       1   2      13   1
E. Gonzalez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  F. Rodriguez p              1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Laird ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Valdez p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cedeno p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Moore ph                    0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Storey p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cruz p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Downs ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Lopez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   7   6   7       7  12      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Dominguez-Wallace.
E: Storey (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Altuve (34,off Locke).
3B: Wallace (1,off McDonald).
HR: Lowrie (15,1st inning off Locke 2 on 2 out); Maxwell (17,6th inning off
McDonald 0 on 0 out); Wallace (8,7th inning off Takahashi 0 on 2 out).
HBP: Lowrie (2,by McDonald); Altuve (6,by Morris).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Altuve (32,3rd base off Locke/McKenry); Bogusevic (15,2nd base off Morris/McKenry).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Locke L(0-2)                  5     3   3   3   3   8   1  21
McDonald                      0     2   3   3   1   0   1   4
Morris                        1     0   0   0   1   2   0   5
Takahashi                     1     1   1   1   0   0   1   4
Wilson                        1     0   0   0   2   2   0   5
Totals                        8     6   7   7   7  12   3  39

McDonald faced 4 batters in the 6th inning
WP: Wilson (1).
HBP: McDonald (4,Lowrie); Morris (1,Altuve).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
E. Gonzalez                   1.2   1   0   0   1   1   0   7
F. Rodriguez W(2-10)          3.1   2   0   0   0   4   0  11
Valdez                        0.1   2   0   0   0   0   0   3
Cedeno                        0.2   0   0   0   1   1   0   3
Storey                        1     0   0   0   0   3   0   4
Cruz                          1     1   1   1   0   2   1   4
Lopez                         1     1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     7   1   1   2  12   1  35


Umpires: HP - Eric Cooper, 1B - Jeff Kellogg, 2B - Tim Timmons, 3B - Marty Foster
Time of Game: 3:24   Attendance: 17093


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Marte               lf        Altuve              2b
2. Barmes              ss        Barnes              cf
3. A. McCutchen        cf        Dominguez           3b
4. Jones               rf        Maxwell             rf
5. Sanchez             1b        Lowrie              ss
6. Alvarez             3b        Wallace             1b
7. McKenry             c         J. Martinez         lf
8. Holt                2b        Snyder              c
9. Locke               p         E. Gonzalez         p

PIRATES 1ST: Marte lined to center; Barmes lined to right; A.
McCutchen grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Altuve struck out; Barnes singled to right;
Dominguez flied to right; Maxwell walked [Barnes to second];
Lowrie homered [Barnes scored, Maxwell scored]; Wallace grounded
out (first unassisted); 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros
3.

PIRATES 2ND: Jones grounded out (pitcher unassisted); Sanchez
struck out; Alvarez singled to right; McKenry walked [Alvarez to
second]; F. RODRIGUEZ REPLACED E. GONZALEZ (PITCHING); Holt
singled to shortstop [Alvarez to third, McKenry to second];
Astros pitcher Edgar Gonzalez left the game due to a strained
right hamstring; Locke struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 2ND: J. Martinez struck out; Snyder flied to center; F.
Rodriguez was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 3.

PIRATES 3RD: Marte singled to center; On a bunt Barmes made an
out to catcher [Marte stayed at first]; Clint Barmes called
for interference for running into his own bunt; Marte was
caught stealing second (catcher to second); A. McCutchen was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros
3.

ASTROS 3RD: Altuve doubled to left; Barnes struck out; Altuve
stole third; Dominguez popped to shortstop; Maxwell walked;
Lowrie struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 3.

PIRATES 4TH: Jones struck out; Sanchez lined to right; Alvarez
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Wallace popped to second; J. Martinez struck out;
Snyder was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
0, Astros 3.

PIRATES 5TH: McKenry flied to center; Holt grounded out (second
to first); Locke struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: LAIRD BATTED FOR F. RODRIGUEZ; Laird was called out
on strikes; Altuve grounded out (shortstop to first); Barnes
walked; Dominguez flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 3.

PIRATES 6TH: VALDEZ REPLACED LAIRD (PITCHING); Marte singled to
center; Barmes forced Marte (second to shortstop); A. McCutchen
singled to center [Barmes to second]; CEDENO REPLACED VALDEZ
(PITCHING); Jones flied to center [Barmes to third]; Sanchez
walked [A. McCutchen to second]; Alvarez struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 3 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: JONES CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); MCDONALD
REPLACED SANCHEZ (PITCHING); TABATA REPLACED LOCKE (PLAYING RF);
Maxwell homered; Lowrie was hit by a pitch; Wallace tripled to
right [Lowrie scored]; BOGUSEVIC BATTED FOR J. MARTINEZ;
Bogusevic walked; MORRIS REPLACED MCDONALD (PITCHING); Snyder
struck out; MOORE BATTED FOR CEDENO; Bogusevic stole second;
Moore walked; Altuve was hit by a pitch [Wallace scored,
Bogusevic to third, Moore to second]; Barnes struck out;
Dominguez grounded out (shortstop to first); 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 6.

PIRATES 7TH: MAXWELL CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); BOGUSEVIC
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); STOREY REPLACED MOORE (PITCHING);
McKenry struck out; Holt reached on an error by Storey; Tabata
struck out; Marte struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0,
Astros 6.

ASTROS 7TH: TAKAHASHI REPLACED MORRIS (PITCHING); Maxwell
grounded out (shortstop to first); Lowrie grounded out
(shortstop to first); Wallace homered; Bogusevic lined to
center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 7.

PIRATES 8TH: M. GONZALEZ REPLACED LOWRIE (PLAYING SS); CRUZ
REPLACED STOREY (PITCHING); Barmes struck out; A. McCutchen
struck out; Jones homered; PRESLEY BATTED FOR TAKAHASHI; Presley
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
1, Astros 7.

ASTROS 8TH: WILSON REPLACED PRESLEY (PITCHING); Snyder walked;
DOWNS BATTED FOR CRUZ; Downs was called out on strikes; Altuve
struck out while Snyder advanced to second on a wild pitch;
Barnes walked; Dominguez flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Pirates 1, Astros 7.

PIRATES 9TH: LOPEZ REPLACED DOWNS (PITCHING); Alvarez struck
out; McKenry singled to left; Holt lined into a double play to
third [McKenry out at first (third to first)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          1   7   0    7
 Astros           7   6   1    8


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