Houston Astros 10, Oakland Athletics 6
Regular Season Game 149
Played on Saturday, September 19, 2015 (N) at Minute Maid Park

OAK A    0  1  0    2  3  0    0  0  0  -   6 10  1
HOU A    3  0  0    0  0  2    3  2  x  -  10 15  1
Oakland Athletics            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Burns cf                      4   0   2   0       0   1       1   0
Canha 1b                      5   0   1   1       0   3       6   3
Lawrie 2b                     5   0   0   0       0   1       4   2
Valencia 3b                   4   0   2   0       1   1       1   2
Butler dh                     3   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Semien ss                     3   2   1   1       1   0       3   5
Smolinski lf,rf               4   2   2   2       0   0       2   1
Blair c                       4   1   1   1       0   2       4   0
Gentry rf                     2   1   1   1       1   0       2   1
  Crisp ph,lf                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Gray p                        0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Pomeranz p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rodriguez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Abad p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Otero p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Coulombe p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   6  10   6       4  10      24  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 4. Gentry-Semien, Canha-Semien-Canha, Lawrie-Semien-Canha, Smolinski-Canha-Valencia.
E: Blair (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Smolinski (6,off Velasquez); Burns (15,off Sipp).
3B: Gentry (1,off Velasquez).
HR: Smolinski (6,2nd inning off Kazmir 0 on 0 out); Semien (13,4th inning off
Kazmir 0 on 0 out).
HBP: Burns (6,by Kazmir).
GDP: Butler 2 (25,off Kazmir,off Velasquez).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Altuve 2b                     5   1   3   0       0   0       2   4
Springer rf                   3   1   1   1       1   1       1   0
Correa ss                     4   1   2   1       0   0       1   4
Lowrie 3b                     5   1   2   1       0   1       2   0
Rasmus cf,lf                  2   2   1   0       2   0       2   1
Gattis dh                     3   1   2   3       1   0       0   0
Valbuena 1b                   4   1   1   1       0   1       7   0
Tucker lf                     2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Carter ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stassi c                    1   1   1   1       0   0       4   0
Castro c                      1   0   0   0       1   0       6   0
  Duffy ph                    1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Marisnick pr,cf             1   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Kazmir p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Velasquez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Harris p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sipp p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gregerson p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33  10  15   9       5   4      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Correa-Altuve-Valbuena, Correa-Altuve-Valbuena.
E: Lowrie (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Altuve (32,off Gray); Lowrie (14,off Gray); Rasmus (23,off Gray); Duffy
(1,off Pomeranz); Correa (20,off Otero).
HR: Gattis (25,7th inning off Rodriguez 2 on 2 out); Stassi (1,8th inning off
Otero 0 on 0 out).
SF: Correa (3,off Gray); Springer (3,off Otero).
GDP: Altuve (16,off Gray); Lowrie (3,off Gray).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Springer (15,2nd base off Gray/Blair).

PITCHING
Oakland Athletics            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gray                          5.1   8   5   5   4   2   0  25
Pomeranz                      0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Rodriguez L(4-2)              1     2   3   3   1   1   1   6
Abad                          0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Otero                         0.2   4   2   2   0   0   1   5
Coulombe                      0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        8    15  10  10   5   4   2  40

WP: Gray 2 (13).
Inherited Runners - Scored: Pomeranz 1-1; Rodriguez 1-0; Coulombe 1-0.
.

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Kazmir                        3.2   5   3   3   3   2   2  20
Velasquez                     2.1   4   3   3   1   4   0  11
Qualls W(3-4)                 1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Harris                        0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Sipp                          0.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   2
Gregerson                     1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9    10   6   6   4  10   2  40

WP: Velasquez (3).
HBP: Kazmir (7,Burns).
Inherited Runners - Scored: Velasquez 2-0.
.

Umpires: HP - Mike Winters, 1B - Mike Muchlinski, 2B - Marty Foster, 3B - Toby Basner
Official Scorer: Rick Blount
Replay: tag play (8th inning, Billy Burns at bat, Athletics challenge,
call upheld)
Time of Game: 3:44   Attendance: 27044


Starting Lineups:

   Oakland Athletics             Houston Astros           
1. Burns               cf        Altuve              2b
2. Canha               1b        Springer            rf
3. Lawrie              2b        Correa              ss
4. Valencia            3b        Lowrie              3b
5. Butler              dh        Rasmus              cf
6. Semien              ss        Gattis              dh
7. Smolinski           lf        Valbuena            1b
8. Blair               c         Tucker              lf
9. Gentry              rf        Castro              c
   Gray                p         Kazmir              p

ATHLETICS 1ST: Burns reached on an error by Lowrie; Canha struck
out; Lawrie popped to first; Valencia singled to right [Burns to
second]; Butler walked [Burns to third, Valencia to second];
Semien grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 3 LOB. 
Athletics 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Altuve doubled to left; Gray threw a wild pitch
[Altuve to third]; Springer walked; Springer stole second;
Correa out on a sacrifice fly to right [Altuve scored, Springer
to third]; Lowrie doubled to left [Springer scored]; Gray threw
a wild pitch [Lowrie scored (error by Blair)]; Rasmus walked;
Gattis walked [Rasmus to second]; Valbuena hit into a double
play to right [Gattis out at second (right to shortstop)]; 3 R,
2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 0, Astros 3.

ATHLETICS 2ND: Smolinski homered; Blair struck out; Gentry flied
to center; Burns was hit by a pitch; Canha flied to center; 1 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Tucker grounded out (second to first); Castro
walked; Altuve grounded into a double play (first to shortstop
to first) [Castro out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Athletics 1, Astros 3.

ATHLETICS 3RD: Lawrie flied to right; Valencia walked; Butler
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Valencia out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 1,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Springer struck out; Correa grounded out (shortstop
to first); Lowrie singled to center; Rasmus flied to center; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 1, Astros 3.

ATHLETICS 4TH: Semien homered; Smolinski popped to shortstop;
Blair grounded out (second to first); Gentry walked; Burns
singled to left [Gentry to second]; Canha singled to center
[Gentry scored, Burns to third]; VELASQUEZ REPLACED KAZMIR
(PITCHING); Velasquez threw a wild pitch [Canha to second];
Lawrie struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Athletics 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Gattis singled to left; Valbuena forced Gattis
(third to second); Tucker struck out; Castro grounded out (first
to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 3, Astros 3.

ATHLETICS 5TH: Valencia singled to third; Butler grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Valencia out at
second]; Semien walked; Smolinski doubled to center [Semien
scored]; Blair singled to left [Smolinski scored, Blair to
second (on throw)]; Gentry tripled to center [Blair scored];
Burns struck out; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 6, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Altuve singled to left; Springer singled to left
[Altuve to second]; Correa forced Springer (shortstop to second)
[Altuve to third]; Lowrie grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Correa out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Athletics 6, Astros 3.

ATHLETICS 6TH: Canha struck out; Lawrie flied to left; Valencia
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 6, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Rasmus doubled to center; Gattis popped to second;
Valbuena singled to right [Rasmus scored]; POMERANZ REPLACED
GRAY (PITCHING); CARTER BATTED FOR TUCKER; Carter popped to
second; DUFFY BATTED FOR CASTRO; Duffy doubled to center
[Valbuena scored]; MARISNICK RAN FOR DUFFY; RODRIGUEZ REPLACED
POMERANZ (PITCHING); Altuve flied to left; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Athletics 6, Astros 5.

ATHLETICS 7TH: RASMUS CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); STASSI
REPLACED CARTER (PLAYING C ); MARISNICK STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING
CF); QUALLS REPLACED VELASQUEZ (PITCHING); Butler struck out;
Semien grounded out (second to first); Smolinski popped to
third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 6, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Springer grounded out (third to first); Correa
singled to left; Lowrie struck out; Rasmus walked [Correa to
second]; Gattis homered [Correa scored, Rasmus scored]; ABAD
REPLACED RODRIGUEZ (PITCHING); Valbuena struck out; 3 R, 2 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 6, Astros 8.

ATHLETICS 8TH: HARRIS REPLACED QUALLS (PITCHING); Blair struck
out; CRISP BATTED FOR GENTRY; SIPP REPLACED HARRIS (PITCHING);
Crisp struck out; Burns doubled to left [Burns out at third
(left to shortstop to third)]; when Billy Burns was called
out at 3B, Athletics manager Bob Melvin challenged the ruling;
the call was upheld by replay; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Athletics 6, Astros 8.

ASTROS 8TH: SMOLINSKI CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); CRISP
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); OTERO REPLACED ABAD (PITCHING);
Stassi homered; Marisnick singled to second; Altuve singled to
right [Marisnick to third, Altuve to second (on throw)];
Springer sacrifice flied into a double play to right [Marisnick
scored, Altuve out at third (right to first to third)]; Correa
doubled to left; COULOMBE REPLACED OTERO (PITCHING); Lowrie
grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Athletics 6, Astros 10.

ATHLETICS 9TH: GREGERSON REPLACED SIPP (PITCHING); Canha struck
out; Lawrie grounded out (shortstop to first); Valencia flied to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 6, Astros 10.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Athletics        6  10   1    7
 Astros          10  15   1    6


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