Houston Astros 9, Oakland Athletics 4
Regular Season Game 23
Played on Friday, April 28, 2017 (N) at Minute Maid Park

OAK A    3  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   4  7  3
HOU A    3  0  0    1  2  0    1  2  x  -   9 14  2
Oakland Athletics            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Decker cf                     5   0   0   0       0   2       6   0
Joyce rf                      3   1   0   0       0   2       2   0
Lowrie 2b                     4   1   2   0       0   0       3   0
K. Davis lf                   4   2   2   4       0   1       1   0
Alonso 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   3       5   1
Healy dh                      4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Vogt c                        4   0   0   0       0   3       5   1
Plouffe 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       1   2
Rosales ss                    2   0   0   0       0   2       1   3
  Pinder ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cotton p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dull p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Valdez p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       35   4   7   4       0  14      24   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Alonso-Rosales-Alonso, Vogt-Lowrie.
E: Lowrie (1), Vogt 2 (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Healy (7,off Morton).
HR: K. Davis 2 (9,1st inning off Morton 2 on 1 out,3rd inning off Morton 0
on 1 out).
HBP: Joyce (1,by Morton); Rosales (1,by Morton).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Springer cf                   4   2   2   1       1   1       2   0
xReddick rf                   3   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Altuve 2b                     4   1   0   0       1   0       1   3
Correa ss                     5   0   2   2       0   2       0   2
Beltran dh                    5   2   1   1       0   0       0   0
Gurriel 1b                    4   2   3   2       0   0       7   2
Gattis c                      4   1   3   2       0   0      14   0
Bregman 3b                    3   0   1   1       0   0       0   2
Aoki lf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
Morton p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Gregerson p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Giles p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   9  14   9       2   5      27  10

x - reached first on interference twice.
FIELDING - 
E: Altuve (2), Giles (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Gattis 2 (4,off Cotton 2); Gurriel (6,off Cotton); Correa (3,off Valdez).
HR: Gurriel (2,7th inning off Valdez 0 on 1 out).
SF: Bregman (1,off Dull).
GDP: Beltran (3,off Cotton).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Bregman (2,2nd base by Cotton/Vogt).

PITCHING
Oakland Athletics            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cotton L(2-3)                 4.1  10   6   3   1   4   0  25
Dull                          0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Valdez                        3     4   3   3   1   0   1  14
Totals                        8    14   9   6   2   5   1  41

BK: Cotton (1).
Inherited Runners - Scored: Dull 2-1.
.

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Morton W(2-2)                 7     5   4   4   0  12   2  28
Gregerson                     1     2   0   0   0   2   0   5
Giles                         1     0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9     7   4   4   0  14   2  37

HBP: Morton 2 (4,Joyce,Rosales).

Umpires: HP - Ramon De Jesus, 1B - Joe West, 2B - Hunter Wendelstedt, 3B - Andy Fletcher
Official Scorer: Trey Wilkinson
Replay: tag play (4th inning, Trevor Plouffe at bat, Athletics challenge,
call upheld)
Time of Game: 2:58   Attendance: 28472


Starting Lineups:

   Oakland Athletics             Houston Astros           
1. Decker              cf        Springer            cf
2. Joyce               rf        Reddick             rf
3. Lowrie              2b        Altuve              2b
4. K. Davis            lf        Correa              ss
5. Alonso              1b        Beltran             dh
6. Healy               dh        Gurriel             1b
7. Vogt                c         Gattis              c
8. Plouffe             3b        Bregman             3b
9. Rosales             ss        Aoki                lf
   Cotton              p         Morton              p

ATHLETICS 1ST: Decker grounded out (second to first); Joyce was
hit by a pitch; Lowrie singled to left [Joyce to second]; K.
Davis homered [Joyce scored, Lowrie scored]; Alonso struck out;
Healy reached on an error by Altuve; Vogt struck out; 3 R, 2 H,
1 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Springer walked; Reddick reached on catcher's
interference by Vogt [Springer to second]; Altuve flied to
center; Cotton balked [Springer to third, Reddick to second];
Correa struck out; Beltran singled to third [Springer scored,
Reddick to third]; Gurriel singled to center [Reddick scored
(unearned), Beltran to second]; Gattis doubled [Beltran scored,
Gurriel to third]; Bregman flied to center; 3 R (2 ER), 3 H, 1
E, 2 LOB.  Athletics 3, Astros 3.

ATHLETICS 2ND: Plouffe was called out on strikes; Rosales was
hit by a pitch; Decker flied to center; Joyce grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Aoki popped to third; Springer struck out; Reddick
singled to right; Altuve forced Reddick (shortstop to second); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 3, Astros 3.

ATHLETICS 3RD: Lowrie grounded out (second to first); K. Davis
homered; Alonso struck out; Healy grounded out (shortstop to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Correa singled to left; Beltran grounded into a
double play (first to shortstop to first) [Correa out at
second]; Gurriel flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Athletics 4, Astros 3.

ATHLETICS 4TH: Vogt was called out on strikes; Plouffe singled
to left [Plouffe out at second (left to second)]; when Trevor
Plouffe was called out at 2B, Athletics manager Bob Melvin
challenged the ruling; the call was upheld by replay;
Rosales struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Gattis doubled to center; Bregman singled to center
[Gattis to third]; Aoki was called out on strikes while Bregman
was caught stealing second (catcher to second); Springer singled
to shortstop [Gattis scored]; Reddick reached on catcher's
interference by Vogt [Springer to second]; Altuve flied to
right; 1 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Athletics 4, Astros 4.

ATHLETICS 5TH: Decker was called out on strikes; Joyce was
called out on strikes; Lowrie lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Athletics 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Correa was called out on strikes; Beltran reached on
an error by Lowrie; Gurriel doubled to center [Beltran to
third]; Gattis singled to left [Beltran scored (unearned),
Gurriel to third]; DULL REPLACED COTTON (PITCHING); Bregman out
on a sacrifice fly to center [Gurriel scored (unearned)]; Aoki
struck out; 2 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 4, Astros 6.

ATHLETICS 6TH: K. Davis grounded out (first to pitcher); Alonso
struck out; Healy doubled to center; Vogt struck out; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 4, Astros 6.

ASTROS 6TH: VALDEZ REPLACED DULL (PITCHING); Springer grounded
out (third to first); Reddick flied to center; Altuve walked;
Correa lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 4, Astros
6.

ATHLETICS 7TH: Plouffe grounded out (third to first); Rosales
struck out; Decker struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics
4, Astros 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Beltran grounded out (first unassisted); Gurriel
homered; Gattis flied to right; Bregman grounded out (shortstop
to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 4, Astros 7.

ATHLETICS 8TH: GREGERSON REPLACED MORTON (PITCHING); Joyce
struck out; Lowrie singled to right; K. Davis struck out; Alonso
singled to left [Lowrie to second]; Healy flied to right; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Athletics 4, Astros 7.

ASTROS 8TH: Aoki grounded out (pitcher to first); Springer
singled to shortstop; Reddick singled to center [Springer to
second]; Altuve forced Reddick (third to second) [Springer to
third]; Correa doubled to center [Springer scored, Altuve
scored]; Beltran lined to center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Athletics 4, Astros 9.

ATHLETICS 9TH: GILES REPLACED GREGERSON (PITCHING); Vogt
grounded out (third to first); Plouffe reached on an error by
Giles (assist by Gurriel); PINDER BATTED FOR ROSALES; Pinder
flied to center; Plouffe advanced to second because of defensive
indifference [Plouffe to second]; Decker grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 4, Astros 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Athletics        4   7   3    6
 Astros           9  14   2    8


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