Oakland Athletics 4, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 18
Played on Saturday, April 19, 2014 (D) at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum

HOU A    0  0  1    1  1  0    0  0  0  -   3  7  0
OAK A    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  3  -   4 14  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Altuve 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Fowler cf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
Guzman 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   2       5   0
Springer rf                   4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Carter dh                     2   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
Dominguez 3b                  4   0   1   1       0   0       1   1
Hoes lf                       4   0   1   0       0   2       3   0
Corporan c                    3   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Villar ss                     3   2   2   1       0   0       3   3
Oberholtzer p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Bass p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Albers p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   3   7   2       1   6      25   6

BATTING - 
2B: Carter (5,off Kazmir); Villar (3,off Kazmir); Hoes (1,off Kazmir); Springer
(1,off Otero).
HR: Villar (3,3rd inning off Kazmir 0 on 1 out).
HBP: Carter (1,by Kazmir).
GDP: Dominguez 2 (2,off Kazmir,off Otero); Hoes (1,off Kazmir).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Altuve 2 (7,2nd base off Kazmir/Norris,3rd base off Kazmir/Norris); Villar
(4,3rd base off Kazmir/Norris).

Oakland Athletics            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gentry cf                     3   0   2   1       0   0       1   0
  Crisp ph,cf                 1   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Lowrie ss                     5   1   1   1       0   0       1   7
Donaldson 3b                  4   1   1   0       1   1       0   6
Cespedes lf                   4   1   2   0       1   0       1   0
Norris c                      3   0   0   0       1   0       6   0
  Jaso ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Callaspo dh                   5   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Reddick rf                    5   0   3   1       0   1       1   0
Punto 2b                      4   0   3   0       0   0       2   4
Barton 1b                     3   1   1   0       0   1      14   0
  Moss ph,1b                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Kazmir p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Otero p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       39   4  14   4       4   4      27  17

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Lowrie-Punto-Barton, Punto-Lowrie-Barton, Lowrie-Punto-Moss.
E: Donaldson (4), Norris (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Barton (1,off Oberholtzer); Gentry (1,off Oberholtzer); Donaldson (5,off
Oberholtzer).
HR: Lowrie (2,9th inning off Qualls 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 14.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Gentry (3,3rd base off Oberholtzer/Corporan).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oberholtzer                   5.2   8   1   1   2   3   0  27
Bass                          1.1   0   0   0   1   0   0   5
Albers                        1     2   0   0   0   0   0   5
Qualls L(0-1)                 0.1   4   3   3   1   1   1   6
Totals                        8.1  14   4   4   4   4   1  43


Oakland Athletics            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Kazmir                        8     6   3   2   0   5   1  30
Otero W(3-0)                  1     1   0   0   1   1   0   4
Totals                        9     7   3   2   1   6   1  34

HBP: Kazmir (1,Carter).

Umpires: HP - Mike Winters, 1B - Andy Fletcher, 2B - Seth Buckminster, 3B - Mike Muchlinski
Replay: record keeping (8th inning, Jesus Guzman at bat, call upheld)
Time of Game: 3:07   Attendance: 33166


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Oakland Athletics        
1. Altuve              2b        Gentry              cf
2. Fowler              cf        Lowrie              ss
3. Guzman              1b        Donaldson           3b
4. Springer            rf        Cespedes            lf
5. Carter              dh        Norris              c
6. Dominguez           3b        Callaspo            dh
7. Hoes                lf        Reddick             rf
8. Corporan            c         Punto               2b
9. Villar              ss        Barton              1b
   Oberholtzer         p         Kazmir              p

ASTROS 1ST: Altuve grounded out (second to first); Fowler
reached on an error by Donaldson; Guzman struck out; Springer
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Athletics 0.

ATHLETICS 1ST: Gentry singled to left; Lowrie flied to right;
Donaldson popped to first; Cespedes forced Gentry (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Athletics 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Carter was hit by a pitch; Dominguez grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Carter out at
second]; Hoes was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Athletics 0.

ATHLETICS 2ND: Norris walked; Callaspo flied to center; Reddick
flied to left; Punto grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Athletics 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Corporan grounded out (third to first); Villar
homered; Altuve singled to left; Altuve stole second; Fowler
struck out; Altuve stole third; Guzman flied to right; 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Athletics 0.

ATHLETICS 3RD: Barton doubled to center; Gentry doubled to left
[Barton scored]; Gentry stole third; Lowrie flied to center;
Donaldson struck out; Cespedes walked; Norris flied to left; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Athletics 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Springer lined to center; Carter doubled to right;
Dominguez singled to center [Carter scored]; Hoes grounded into
a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Dominguez out at
second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Athletics 1.

ATHLETICS 4TH: Callaspo flied to center; Reddick was called out
on strikes; Punto singled to center; Barton flied to right; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Athletics 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Corporan grounded out (third to first); Villar
doubled to center; Altuve popped to first; Villar stole third
[Villar scored (error by Norris) (unearned)]; Fowler grounded
out (third to first); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Athletics 1.

ATHLETICS 5TH: Gentry flied to center; Lowrie grounded out
(third to first); Donaldson doubled to left; Cespedes singled to
third [Donaldson to third]; Norris grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Athletics 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Guzman grounded out (third to first); Springer
grounded out (shortstop to first); Carter flied to left; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Athletics 1.

ATHLETICS 6TH: Callaspo lined to left; Reddick singled to left;
On a bunt Punto singled to first [Reddick to second]; Barton
struck out; BASS REPLACED OBERHOLTZER (PITCHING); CRISP BATTED
FOR GENTRY; Crisp walked [Reddick to third, Punto to second];
Lowrie popped to shortstop; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 3,
Athletics 1.

ASTROS 7TH: CRISP STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Dominguez
grounded out (shortstop to first); Hoes doubled to right;
Corporan grounded out (third to first); Villar grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Athletics 1.

ATHLETICS 7TH: Donaldson lined to center; Cespedes flied to
center; Norris grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 3, Athletics 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Altuve grounded out (shortstop to first); Fowler
grounded out (shortstop to first); Guzman was called out on
strikes; after the fourth pitch to Jesus Guzman, there was a
question about the ball & strike count; crew chief Mike Winters
asked for a review to check; it was determined to be 1-2 by
replay; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Athletics 1.

ATHLETICS 8TH: ALBERS REPLACED BASS (PITCHING); Callaspo popped
to shortstop; Reddick singled to right; Punto singled to right
[Reddick to second]; MOSS BATTED FOR BARTON; Moss forced Punto
(second to shortstop) [Reddick to third]; Crisp lined to third;
0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Athletics 1.

ASTROS 9TH: MOSS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); OTERO REPLACED
KAZMIR (PITCHING); Springer doubled to right; Carter walked;
Dominguez grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Springer to third, Carter out at second]; Hoes was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3,
Athletics 1.

ATHLETICS 9TH: QUALLS REPLACED ALBERS (PITCHING); Lowrie
homered; Donaldson walked; Cespedes singled to right [Donaldson
to second]; JASO BATTED FOR NORRIS; Jaso struck out; Callaspo
singled to center [Donaldson scored, Cespedes to third]; Reddick
singled to center [Cespedes scored, Callaspo to second]; 3 R, 4
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Athletics 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   7   0    4
 Athletics        4  14   2   14


Data courtesy of Retrosheet