Houston 6, Arizona 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(63-72)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 6 8 0
Arizona 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 5 10 0
WP: M. Melancon (2-0) S: B. Lyon (12)
LP: A. Heilman (5-6)
(56-80)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Houston
- C. Lee singled to shallow center, J. Keppinger scored
Bot 1st: Arizona
- A. LaRoche singled to right, S. Drew scored
Bot 2nd: Arizona
- J. Saunders singled to shallow right, M. Montero scored, G. Parra to second
Bot 5th: Arizona
- R. Roberts homered to deep left, K. Johnson and M. Montero scored
Top 6th: Houston
- H. Pence grounded out to third, M. Bourn scored
Top 8th: Houston
- A. Sanchez scored on wild pitch
- C. Lee homered to deep left, J. Keppinger and H. Pence scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
M. Bourn cf 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 .257
J. Keppinger 2b 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
H. Pence rf 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .289
C. Lee 1b 4 1 2 4 1 0 1 0 0 .247
    B. Wallace 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .209
J. Michaels lf 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .252
C. Johnson 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .321
T. Manzella ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .219
    M. Melancon p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    F. Abad p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Blum ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258
    B. Lyon p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
H. Quintero c 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .223
    J. Castro ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .207
B. Norris p 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .162
    G. Chacin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
    A. Sanchez ss 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278
 Totals 34 6 8 5 1 3 6 1 6  
 Batting
2B - J Keppinger (29, J Saunders); H Pence (27, A Heilman).
3B - A Sanchez (3, A Heilman).
HR - C Lee (20, 8th inning off A Heilman 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - H Pence (76), C Lee 4 (82).
2-out RBI - C Lee 4.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Bourn 1, C Johnson 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - M Bourn (45, 3rd base off J Saunders/M Montero).
 Arizona
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
S. Drew ss 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 .273
C. Young cf 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 6 .268
K. Johnson 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 .271
A. LaRoche 1b 5 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .272
M. Reynolds 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .213
M. Montero c 3 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .278
R. Roberts lf 3 1 1 3 1 1 2 0 2 .226
G. Parra rf 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .259
J. Saunders p 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 .143
    A. Heilman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    E. Vasquez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Allen ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
    R. Ryal ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .275
    L. Rosales p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Hampton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 36 5 10 5 1 4 7 1 22  
 Batting
2B - S Drew (29, B Norris); K Johnson (35, B Norris).
3B - G Parra (6, B Norris).
HR - R Roberts (1, 5th inning off B Norris 2 on, 2 Out).
S - K Johnson.
RBI - A LaRoche (90), R Roberts 3 (6), J Saunders (1).
2-out RBI - A LaRoche, R Roberts 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Young 1, K Johnson 3, M Reynolds 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - J Saunders (1, 2nd base off G Chacin/H Quintero).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (K Johnson-A LaRoche).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
B. Norris 4.2 8 5 5 3 5 1 1.49 5.34  
G. Chacin 1.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.74 4.79  
M. Melancon (W, 2-0) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.14 1.86  
F. Abad (H, 2) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.04 2.08  
B. Lyon (S, 12) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.32 3.14  
 Arizona
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Saunders 7.0 3 2 2 2 4 0 1.38 4.42  
A. Heilman (L, 5-6; BS, 7) 0.2 4 4 4 0 1 1 1.37 4.14  
E. Vasquez 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.43 4.47  
L. Rosales 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.16 7.59  
M. Hampton 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00  
WP - J Saunders, A Heilman.
Pitches-strikes - M Melancon 18-7; F Abad 7-5; B Lyon 10-6; B Norris 102-64; G Chacin 28-18; J Saunders 93-55; A Heilman 24-15; E Vasquez 6-5; L Rosales 19-10; M Hampton 7-5.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Melancon 1-1; F Abad 1-1; B Lyon 1-1; B Norris 7-5; G Chacin 2-3; J Saunders 6-8; A Heilman 1-3; E Vasquez 0-0; L Rosales 0-2; M Hampton 1-0.
Batters faced - M Melancon 4; F Abad 2; B Lyon 4; B Norris 25; G Chacin 6; J Saunders 25; A Heilman 6; E Vasquez 1; L Rosales 4; M Hampton 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Reilly. 1B--Bill Miller. 2B--Chad Fairchild. 3B--Eric Cooper.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 5, 2010 5:12 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
C. Lee Carlos Lee
2-4, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Arizona
R. Roberts Ryan Roberts
1-3, 1 HR
3 RBI