42-52
2 - 3
40-55

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 CastroDFP
homered to deep right,
José AltuveDFP
scored
BOS 0 - HOU 2
Top 4th: Boston
David OrtizDFP
homered to deep right
BOS 1 - HOU 2
Top 7th: Boston
Dustin PedroiaDFP
hit sacrifice fly to deep center,
Jackie Bradley Jr.DFP
scored
BOS 2 - HOU 2
Bottom 8th: Houston
Chris CarterDFP
singled to shortstop,
José AltuveDFP
scored,
George SpringerDFP
to second
BOS 2 - HOU 3

Pitching Details

Batting

Boston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brock HoltDFP
SS
5 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .315
Dustin PedroiaDFP
2B
4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 .278
David OrtizDFP
DH
3 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 3 .258
Mike NapoliDFP
1B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .265
Jonny GómesDFP
LF
4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 .234
Xander BogaertsDFP
3B
4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .237
David RossDFP
C
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .176
Jackie Bradley Jr.DFP
CF
4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .227
Mookie BettsDFP
RF
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 AltuveDFP
2B
4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .339
Jason CastroDFP
C
4 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 .231
George SpringerDFP
CF
3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .235
Jon SingletonDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 3 .188
Chris CarterDFP
DH
4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 .204
Matt DomínguezDFP
3B
4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .239
Robbie GrossmanDFP
RF
3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 4 .180
Kiké HernándezDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .314
Marwin GonzálezDFP
SS
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 PeavyDFP
(L, 1-8)
7.0 6 3 3 1 9 1 1.41 4.59
Andrew MillerDFP
0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.99 2.23
Junichi TazawaDFP
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 OberholtzerDFP
6.1 11 2 2 0 3 1 1.44 4.50
Josh FieldsDFP
(W, 2-4)(BS, 3)
1.2 0 0 0 1 3 0 1.26 4.96
Tony SippDFP
(HLD, 6)
0.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.85 2.77
Chad QuallsDFP
(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.