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Game Story

Six-foot-four, 250-pound slugger Chris Carter isn't the kind of player who normally hits infield singles. On Saturday he got the first one he could remember in the eighth inning to drive home a run and lift the Houston Astros to a 3-2 win over the Boston Red Sox. Of course, he was helped by speedy...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Bos 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 13 1
Hou 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 X 3 8 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 3rd: Houston
Jason Castro homered to deep right, José Altuve scored
BOS 0 - HOU 2
Top 4th: Boston
David Ortiz homered to deep right
BOS 1 - HOU 2
Top 7th: Boston
Dustin Pedroia hit sacrifice fly to deep center, Jackie Bradley Jr. scored
BOS 2 - HOU 2
Bottom 8th: Houston
Chris Carter singled to shortstop, José Altuve scored, George Springer to second
BOS 2 - HOU 3

Pitching Details

Batting

Boston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brock HoltSS 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .315
Dustin Pedroia2B 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 .278
David OrtizDH 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 3 .258
Mike Napoli1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .265
Jonny GómesLF 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 .234
Xander Bogaerts3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .237
David RossC 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .176
Jackie Bradley Jr.CF 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .227
Mookie BettsRF 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 .242
Totals 36 2 13 2 1 1 6 1 17
Batting
HR - D Ortiz (20, 4th inning off B Oberholtzer 0 on, 0 Out)
SF - D Pedroia
RBI - D Pedroia (36), D Ortiz (62)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Napoli 2
GIDP - D Pedroia, D Ortiz
Team LOB - 9
Running
SB - M Betts (1, 2nd base off J Fields/J Castro)
Fielding
E - M Betts (1, field)

Houston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
José Altuve2B 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .339
Jason CastroC 4 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 .231
George SpringerCF 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .235
Jon Singleton1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 3 .188
Chris CarterDH 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 .204
Matt Domínguez3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .239
Robbie GrossmanRF 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 4 .180
Kiké HernándezLF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .314
Marwin GonzálezSS 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .267
Totals 32 3 8 3 1 2 11 0 12
Batting
2B - J Altuve 2 (29, J Peavy 2)
3B - J Castro (2, J Peavy)
HR - J Castro (8, 3rd inning off J Peavy 1 on, 2 Out)
RBI - J Castro 2 (36), C Carter (40)
2-out RBI - J Castro 2, C Carter
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Altuve 1, C Carter 1, R Grossman 2, M Gonzalez 1
Team LOB - 7
Fielding
Outfield assists - K Hernandez
DP - 2 (J Altuve-M Gonzalez-J Singleton, M Gonzalez-J Altuve-J Singleton)

Pitching

Boston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jake Peavy(L, 1-8) 7.0 6 3 3 1 9 1 1.41 4.59
Andrew Miller 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.99 2.23
Junichi Tazawa 0.1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.21 2.61

Houston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Brett Oberholtzer 6.1 11 2 2 0 3 1 1.44 4.50
Josh Fields(W, 2-4)(BS, 3) 1.2 0 0 0 1 3 0 1.26 4.96
Tony Sipp(HLD, 6) 0.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.85 2.77
Chad Qualls(SV, 10) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.08 1.95
Pitching
IBB - G Springer (by A Miller); D Ortiz (by J Fields)
Pitches-strikes - J Peavy 103-67; A Miller 11-6; J Tazawa 10-7; B Oberholtzer 102-73; J Fields 31-16; T Sipp 12-9; C Qualls 3-2
Ground balls-fly balls - J Peavy 9-6; A Miller 1-0; J Tazawa 2-0; B Oberholtzer 8-9; J Fields 0-2; T Sipp 1-1; C Qualls 1-0
Batters faced - J Peavy 28; A Miller 3; J Tazawa 3; B Oberholtzer 28; J Fields 6; T Sipp 3; C Qualls 1
Game Details
Game Time: 3:06.
Umpires: HP--Joe West. 1B--Marty Foster. 2B--Rob Drake. 3B--Alan Porter.
Weather: INDOORS
Wind: 0 mph, .
Attendance: 26,322.