Oakland Athletics 10, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 23
Played on Thursday, April 24, 2014 (N) at Minute Maid Park

OAK A    2  1  3    0  2  0    2  0  0  -  10 14  0
HOU A    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1 10  5
Oakland Athletics            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Crisp cf                      5   1   1   1       0   0       3   0
  Barton 1b                   1   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
Lowrie ss                     4   2   3   1       0   0       0   0
  Sogard ph,2b                1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Donaldson 3b                  4   3   3   4       2   0       0   5
Cespedes lf                   5   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
  Reddick pr,rf               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Norris c                      3   1   2   1       2   1      10   0
Callaspo dh                   5   1   1   2       0   1       0   0
xGentry rf,cf                 4   2   2   0       0   0       3   0
Moss 1b,lf                    4   0   1   1       0   1       4   0
Punto 2b,ss                   5   0   0   0       0   2       1   3
Kazmir p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Otero p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Pomeranz p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       41  10  14  10       4   7      27  10

x - reached first on interference.
FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Donaldson-Punto-Moss, Punto-Sogard-Barton.

BATTING - 
2B: Gentry (2,off Oberholtzer); Donaldson (9,off Oberholtzer); Lowrie 2 (8,off
Oberholtzer,off Clemens).
HR: Donaldson 2 (6,1st inning off Oberholtzer 1 on 1 out,7th inning off Bass
1 on 1 out); Callaspo (3,3rd inning off Oberholtzer 1 on 1 out).
HBP: Moss (2,by Oberholtzer); Lowrie (3,by Clemens).
GDP: Callaspo (3,off Bass).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Gentry (4,3rd base off Oberholtzer/Castro).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Altuve 2b                     5   0   3   0       0   0       2   4
Fowler cf                     2   1   1   0       1   0       2   0
  Presley cf                  2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Castro c                      3   0   1   0       0   2       6   0
  Corporan c                  2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Springer rf                   2   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Guzman 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   3       8   2
Carter dh                     3   0   0   1       1   1       0   0
Dominguez 3b                  4   0   2   0       0   1       0   2
Hoes lf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Villar ss                     4   0   2   0       0   1       2   3
Oberholtzer p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Clemens p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Bass p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Williams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   1  10   1       3  10      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Villar-Altuve-Guzman.
E: Castro (1), Springer (2), Dominguez 2 (3), Hoes (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Altuve (5,off Kazmir); Villar (5,off Otero).
HBP: Springer (1,by Kazmir).
GDP: Hoes 2 (3,off Kazmir,off Pomeranz).
Team LOB: 11.

PITCHING
Oakland Athletics            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Kazmir W(3-0)                 6     5   1   1   2   7   0  25
Otero                         1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Pomeranz                      2     4   0   0   1   2   0  10
Totals                        9    10   1   1   3  10   0  39

HBP: Kazmir (2,Springer).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oberholtzer L(0-4)            3.2   8   6   6   2   4   2  23
Clemens                       2.2   4   3   3   1   2   0  15
Bass                          0.2   2   1   1   1   0   1   4
Williams                      2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
Totals                        9    14  10  10   4   7   3  48

BK: Oberholtzer (1).
HBP: Oberholtzer (2,Moss); Clemens (1,Lowrie).

Umpires: HP - Toby Basner, 1B - Jordan Baker, 2B - Jerry Meals, 3B - Paul Emmel
Ejections: Paul Clemens by Toby Basner [Intentional HBP]
Time of Game: 3:29   Attendance: 19987


Starting Lineups:

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

ATHLETICS 1ST: Crisp flied to left; Lowrie singled to center;
Donaldson homered [Lowrie scored]; Cespedes struck out; Norris
struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Altuve grounded out (third to first); Fowler singled
to left; Castro singled to center [Fowler to third]; Springer
was hit by a pitch [Castro to second]; Guzman was called out on
strikes; Carter walked [Fowler scored, Castro to third, Springer
to second]; Dominguez struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Athletics 2, Astros 1.

ATHLETICS 2ND: Callaspo flied to center; Gentry doubled to left;
Moss was hit by a pitch; Punto forced Moss (shortstop to second)
[Gentry to third]; Crisp singled to right [Gentry scored, Punto
to third, Crisp to second (error by Springer)]; Lowrie lined to
left; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Athletics 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Hoes struck out; Villar grounded out (third to
first); Altuve singled to third; Fowler walked [Altuve to
second]; Castro struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Athletics 3,
Astros 1.

ATHLETICS 3RD: Donaldson doubled to left; Cespedes flied to
right; Oberholtzer balked [Donaldson to third]; Norris singled
to center [Donaldson scored]; Callaspo homered [Norris scored];
Gentry reached on an error by Dominguez [Gentry to second (error
by Dominguez)]; Gentry stole third; Moss grounded out (first
unassisted); Punto was called out on strikes; 3 R, 3 H, 2 E, 1
LOB.  Athletics 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Springer flied to right; Guzman struck out; Carter
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 6, Astros 1.

ATHLETICS 4TH: Crisp grounded out (shortstop to first); Lowrie
doubled to right; Donaldson walked; Cespedes struck out; Norris
walked [Lowrie to third, Donaldson to second]; CLEMENS REPLACED
OBERHOLTZER (PITCHING); Callaspo struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Athletics 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Dominguez singled to third; Hoes grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Dominguez out at
second]; Villar struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 6,
Astros 1.

ATHLETICS 5TH: Gentry singled to left [Gentry to second (error
by Hoes)]; Moss singled to right [Gentry scored]; Punto flied to
center; Crisp forced Moss (second to shortstop); Lowrie doubled
to right [Crisp scored]; Donaldson walked; Cespedes flied to
right; 2 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Athletics 8, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Altuve doubled to center; Fowler lined to right;
Castro struck out; Springer lined to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Athletics 8, Astros 1.

ATHLETICS 6TH: Norris singled to shortstop; Callaspo forced
Norris (first to shortstop); Gentry reached on catcher's
interference by Castro [Callaspo to second]; Gentry fouled
the pitch and then it was ruled catcher's interference; Moss
grounded out (first to pitcher) [Callaspo to third, Gentry to
second]; Punto was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Athletics 8, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Guzman flied to center; Carter grounded out (second
to first); Dominguez flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Athletics 8, Astros 1.

ATHLETICS 7TH: PRESLEY REPLACED FOWLER (PLAYING CF); CORPORAN
REPLACED CASTRO (PLAYING C ); Crisp flied to left; Lowrie was
hit by a pitch; Astros pitcher Paul Clemens ejected by HP
umpire Toby Basner; there had been an issue between Jed Lowrie
and the Astros the previous week when Lowrie had bunted in the
first inning with the Athletics leading, 7-0; Clemens threw at
Lowrie later in that game; BASS REPLACED CLEMENS (PITCHING);
Donaldson homered [Lowrie scored]; Cespedes singled to
shortstop; REDDICK RAN FOR CESPEDES; Norris walked [Reddick to
second]; Callaspo grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Norris out at second]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Athletics 10, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: BARTON REPLACED CRISP (PLAYING 1B); REDDICK STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING RF); GENTRY CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF);
MOSS CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); OTERO REPLACED KAZMIR
(PITCHING); Hoes was called out on strikes; Villar doubled to
left; Altuve grounded out (third to first); Presley grounded out
(first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 10, Astros
1.

ATHLETICS 8TH: WILLIAMS REPLACED BASS (PITCHING); Gentry
grounded out (third to first); Moss was called out on strikes;
Punto grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Athletics 10, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: POMERANZ REPLACED OTERO (PITCHING); Corporan
grounded out (third to first); Springer walked; Guzman was
called out on strikes; Carter struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Athletics 10, Astros 1.

ATHLETICS 9TH: Barton grounded out (second to first); SOGARD
BATTED FOR LOWRIE; Sogard grounded out (second to first);
Donaldson grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Athletics 10, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: SOGARD STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); PUNTO CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING SS); Dominguez singled to center; Hoes
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Dominguez out at second]; Villar singled to left; Altuve
singled to left [Villar to second]; Presley singled to first
[Villar to third, Altuve to second]; Corporan flied to center; 0
R, 4 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Athletics 10, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Athletics       10  14   0   11
 Astros           1  10   5   11


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