Houston Astros 4, Minnesota Twins 1
Regular Season Game 130
Played on Saturday, August 29, 2015 (N) at Target Field

HOU A    0  0  1    3  0  0    0  0  0  -   4 10  0
MIN A    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  5  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Altuve 2b                     5   0   1   0       0   1       3   1
Gonzalez ss                   4   0   2   0       1   1       0   1
Gattis dh                     4   0   1   1       1   0       0   0
Rasmus rf                     5   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Gomez cf                      5   1   1   0       0   2       1   0
Lowrie 3b                     4   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
Valbuena 1b                   4   1   1   2       0   0       8   0
Conger c                      3   1   1   0       1   0      11   0
Marisnick lf                  4   0   2   1       0   1       1   0
Fiers p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
  Harris p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Neshek p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Gregerson p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38   4  10   4       4   6      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Lowrie-Altuve-Valbuena.

BATTING - 
2B: Valbuena (14,off Pelfrey); Conger (8,off Cotts).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Altuve (34,2nd base off Boyer/Suzuki).

Minnesota Twins              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Dozier 2b                     4   0   2   0       0   0       3   1
Escobar ss                    3   1   0   0       1   1       2   4
Mauer 1b                      4   0   2   0       0   0       6   0
Sano dh                       3   0   0   0       1   2       0   0
Plouffe 3b                    3   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Rosario lf                    4   0   1   0       0   2       2   1
Hunter rf                     3   0   0   0       1   3       3   0
Suzuki c                      4   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Buxton cf                     3   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Pelfrey p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Boyer p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cotts p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fien p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Duensing p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   1   5   0       3  10      27   8

FIELDING - 
E: Dozier (6), Duensing (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Dozier 2 (33,off Fiers,off Neshek).
HBP: Plouffe (3,by Fiers).
GDP: Plouffe (24,off Fiers).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Fiers W(2-0)                  6     3   1   1   3   5   0  24
Harris                        1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Neshek                        1     2   0   0   0   1   0   5
Gregerson SV(25)              1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     5   1   1   3  10   0  35

Fiers faced 2 batters in the 7th inning
HBP: Fiers (1,Plouffe).
Inherited Runners - Scored: Harris 2-0.
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Minnesota Twins              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Pelfrey L(6-8)                3.2   7   4   4   2   2   0  19
Boyer                         1.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Cotts                         1     2   0   0   0   0   0   5
Fien                          1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Duensing                      2     0   0   0   2   3   0  10
Totals                        9    10   4   4   4   6   0  42

Inherited Runners - Scored: Boyer 2-0.
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Umpires: HP - Doug Eddings, 1B - Mark Ripperger, 2B - Bill Miller, 3B - Ben May
Official Scorer: Gregg Wong
Replay: tag play (6th inning, Brian Dozier at bat, Twins challenge, call
overturned)
Time of Game: 3:22   Attendance: 38876


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Minnesota Twins          
1. Altuve              2b        Dozier              2b
2. Gonzalez            ss        Escobar             ss
3. Gattis              dh        Mauer               1b
4. Rasmus              rf        Sano                dh
5. Gomez               cf        Plouffe             3b
6. Lowrie              3b        Rosario             lf
7. Valbuena            1b        Hunter              rf
8. Conger              c         Suzuki              c
9. Marisnick           lf        Buxton              cf
   Fiers               p         Pelfrey             p

ASTROS 1ST: Altuve was called out on strikes; Gonzalez singled
to left; Gattis flied to center; Rasmus was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Twins 0.

TWINS 1ST: Dozier grounded out (shortstop to first); Escobar
grounded out (pitcher to first); Mauer grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Twins 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Gomez grounded out (shortstop to first); Lowrie
lined to center; Valbuena flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Twins 0.

TWINS 2ND: Sano popped to catcher; Plouffe popped to first;
Rosario struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Twins 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Conger walked; Marisnick lined to center; Altuve
grounded out (third to first) [Conger to second]; Gonzalez
walked; Gattis singled to left [Conger scored, Gonzalez to
third, Gattis out at second (left to second)]; when Evan
Gattis was called out at 2B, Astros manager A.J. Hinch
challenged the ruling; the call was upheld by replay; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Twins 0.

TWINS 3RD: Hunter walked; Suzuki grounded out (pitcher to first)
[Hunter to second]; Buxton flied to center [Hunter to third];
Dozier popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Twins
0.

ASTROS 4TH: Rasmus singled to right; Gomez singled to right
[Rasmus to second]; Lowrie flied to left; Valbuena doubled to
right [Rasmus scored, Gomez scored]; Conger flied to center;
Marisnick singled to center [Valbuena scored]; Altuve singled to
right [Marisnick to third]; BOYER REPLACED PELFREY (PITCHING);
Altuve stole second; Gonzalez grounded out (first unassisted); 3
R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Twins 0.

TWINS 4TH: Escobar walked; Mauer singled to right [Escobar to
third]; Sano walked [Mauer to second]; Plouffe grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Escobar scored, Mauer to
third, Sano out at second]; Rosario popped to second; 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Twins 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Gattis grounded out (first unassisted); Rasmus
popped to third; Gomez lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Twins 1.

TWINS 5TH: Hunter was called out on strikes; Suzuki flied to
right; Buxton struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Twins
1.

ASTROS 6TH: COTTS REPLACED BOYER (PITCHING); Lowrie grounded out
(shortstop to first); Valbuena lined to right; Conger doubled to
center; Marisnick singled to left [Conger to third]; Altuve
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4,
Twins 1.

TWINS 6TH: Dozier doubled to left; when Brian Dozier was
called out at 2B, Twins manager Paul Molitor challenged the
ruling; the call was overturned by replay; Escobar was
called out on strikes; Mauer grounded out (first unassisted)
[Dozier to third]; Sano struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 4, Twins 1.

ASTROS 7TH: FIEN REPLACED COTTS (PITCHING); Gonzalez singled to
center; Gattis forced Gonzalez (shortstop to second); Rasmus
forced Gattis (second to shortstop); Gomez struck out; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Twins 1.

TWINS 7TH: Plouffe was hit by a pitch; Rosario singled to
pitcher [Plouffe to second]; HARRIS REPLACED FIERS (PITCHING);
Hunter struck out; Suzuki flied to right; Buxton struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Twins 1.

ASTROS 8TH: DUENSING REPLACED FIEN (PITCHING); Lowrie walked;
Valbuena reached on an error by Dozier [Lowrie to third]; Conger
flied to right; Marisnick struck out; Altuve forced Valbuena
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Twins 1.

TWINS 8TH: NESHEK REPLACED HARRIS (PITCHING); Dozier doubled to
left; Escobar lined to third; Mauer singled to shortstop [Dozier
to third]; Sano struck out; Plouffe grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Twins 1.

ASTROS 9TH: Gonzalez struck out; Gattis walked; Rasmus reached
on an error by Duensing [Gattis to second]; Gomez struck out;
Lowrie lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4,
Twins 1.

TWINS 9TH: GREGERSON REPLACED NESHEK (PITCHING); Rosario struck
out; Hunter struck out; Suzuki flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Twins 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4  10   0   11
 Twins            1   5   2    7


Data courtesy of Retrosheet