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Game Story

The most recent addition to the Red Sox lineup made a big contribution. Rookie Christian Vazquez got his first three major league hits and drove in three runs, while David Ortiz had three RBIs to break open the game in the sixth inning and lead Boston over the Houston Astros 8-3. Fellow rookie...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Bos 0 0 2 1 0 5 0 0 0 8 12 1
Hou 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 3 7 1

Scoring Summary

Top 3rd: Boston
Brock Holt tripled to deep right center, Christian Vázquez scored
BOS 1 - HOU 0
Dustin Pedroia doubled to left, Brock Holt scored
BOS 2 - HOU 0
Top 4th: Boston
Christian Vázquez ground rule double to right, Stephen Drew scored
BOS 3 - HOU 0
Bottom 4th: Houston
Kike Hernández singled to shallow center, Jon Singleton scored, Robbie Grossman to second
BOS 3 - HOU 1
Top 6th: Boston
Christian Vázquez doubled to shallow right, Daniel Nava and Jackie Bradley Jr. scored, Stephen Drew to third
BOS 5 - HOU 1
David Ortiz doubled to deep right center, Stephen Drew, Christian Vázquez and Brock Holt scored
BOS 8 - HOU 1
Bottom 6th: Houston
Chris Carter homered to left
BOS 8 - HOU 2
Bottom 8th: Houston
Chris Carter homered to deep left
BOS 8 - HOU 3

Pitching Details

Batting

Boston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brock HoltRF 4 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 .309
Dustin Pedroia2B 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 4 .278
David OrtizDH 5 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 .258
Mike Carp1B 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 .211
Daniel NavaLF 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .232
Jackie Bradley Jr.CF 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .223
Xander Bogaerts3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 .234
Stephen DrewSS 3 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .135
Christian VázquezC 4 2 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 .429
Totals 36 8 12 8 0 5 5 0 18
Batting
2B - B Holt (18, S Feldman); D Pedroia (26, S Feldman); D Ortiz (18, D Downs); C Vazquez 2 (2, S Feldman 2)
3B - B Holt (4, S Feldman); S Drew (1, S Feldman)
RBI - B Holt (20), D Pedroia (35), D Ortiz 3 (61), C Vazquez 3 (3)
2-out RBI - D Ortiz 3, C Vazquez
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Holt 1, M Carp 1, D Nava 1
GIDP - X Bogaerts 2
Team LOB - 6
Running
CS - B Holt (2, 3rd base by S Feldman/J Castro)
Fielding
E - C Vazquez (1, field)

Houston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
José Altuve2B 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .337
Jason CastroC 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .227
Matt Domínguez3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .236
Jon Singleton1B 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 .194
Chris CarterDH 4 2 2 2 2 0 1 0 1 .203
Robbie GrossmanCF 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 .176
Kike HernándezLF 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 .344
Marwin GonzálezSS 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .273
L.J. HoesRF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .181
Totals 34 3 7 3 2 6 6 0 13
Batting
2B - J Castro (15, J Lackey)
HR - C Carter 2 (19, 6th inning off J Lackey 0 on, 1 Out, 8th inning off C Breslow 0 on, 1 Out)
RBI - C Carter 2 (39), K Hernandez (5)
2-out RBI - K Hernandez
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Castro 1, M Dominguez 1, J Singleton 1, M Gonzalez 1, L Hoes 1
Team LOB - 10
Fielding
E - L Hoes (2, field)
DP - 2 (M Dominguez-J Altuve-J Singleton, M Dominguez-J Altuve-J Singleton)

Pitching

Boston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
John Lackey(W, 10-6) 6.0 4 2 2 5 3 1 1.26 3.79
Burke Badenhop 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.35 2.93
Craig Breslow 1.0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1.82 5.18
Edward Mujica 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.50 5.45

Houston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Scott Feldman(L, 4-6) 5.1 11 7 7 3 3 0 1.37 4.33
Darin Downs 0.2 1 1 1 1 0 0 1.37 4.76
David Martínez 3.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0.67 1.50
Pitching
IBB - S Drew (by S Feldman)
BALK - J Lackey
Pitches-strikes - J Lackey 117-67; B Badenhop 13-8; C Breslow 24-13; E Mujica 17-11; S Feldman 116-73; D Downs 15-8; D Martinez 36-23
Ground balls-fly balls - J Lackey 7-7; B Badenhop 2-0; C Breslow 1-1; E Mujica 2-1; S Feldman 7-8; D Downs 0-2; D Martinez 3-2
Batters faced - J Lackey 27; B Badenhop 3; C Breslow 5; E Mujica 5; S Feldman 27; D Downs 4; D Martinez 10
Game Details
Game Time: 3:27.
Umpires: HP--Alan Porter. 1B--Joe West. 2B--Marty Foster. 3B--Rob Drake.
Weather: INDOORS
Wind: 0 mph, .
Attendance: 27,264.