Washington 4, Houston 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(73-79)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 9 0
Washington 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 X 4 8 0
WP: T. Clippard (11-6) S: S. Burnett (3)
LP: J. Fulchino (2-1)
(64-88)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Washington
- I. Desmond singled, D. Espinosa scored
Top 4th: Houston
- J. Michaels singled to shallow left, C. Johnson scored, B. Wallace to second
Bot 4th: Washington
- M. Morse homered to deep center
Top 7th: Houston
- A. Sanchez singled to shallow right, J. Michaels and A. Hernandez scored, J. Bourgeois to third
Bot 7th: Washington
- D. Espinosa homered to deep right, J. Maxwell scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Bourgeois cf 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 2 1 .247
A. Sanchez ss 4 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 3 .278
J. Keppinger 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .288
C. Lee lf 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .249
C. Johnson 3b 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .323
B. Wallace 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .208
J. Michaels rf 4 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 .250
J. Castro c 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .204
    A. Hernandez ph 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .179
    H. Quintero c 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .232
W. Rodriguez p 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .194
    J. Fulchino p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    F. Abad p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Melancon p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Blum ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262
 Totals 33 3 9 3 0 3 7 2 16  
 Batting
2B - J Michaels (10, J Marquis).
RBI - A Sanchez 2 (23), J Michaels (26).
2-out RBI - J Michaels.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Sanchez 2, J Keppinger 1, C Lee 1, J Castro 1.
GIDP - J Bourgeois, C Johnson.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - J Bourgeois 2 (10, 2nd base off J Marquis/I Rodriguez, 2nd base off J Marquis/I Rodriguez).
 Washington
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Espinosa 2b 4 2 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 .229
I. Desmond ss 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .280
A. Dunn 1b 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .264
    K. Mench ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
    J. Peralta p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Burnett p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
R. Zimmerman 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .307
M. Morse rf 3 1 1 1 1 1 2 0 0 .295
    W. Harris rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .185
I. Rodriguez c 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .272
R. Bernadina lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .253
J. Maxwell cf 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .143
J. Marquis p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .100
    D. Slaten p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Clippard p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
    A. Gonzalez ph-1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270
 Totals 30 4 8 4 2 2 7 0 6  
 Batting
2B - R Zimmerman (32, W Rodriguez).
3B - D Espinosa (1, W Rodriguez).
HR - D Espinosa (5, 7th inning off J Fulchino 1 on, 1 Out), M Morse (12, 4th inning off W Rodriguez 0 on, 0 Out).
S - A Gonzalez.
RBI - D Espinosa 2 (13), I Desmond (62), M Morse (35).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Zimmerman 1, I Rodriguez 2.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - I Desmond (5, 2nd base by W Rodriguez/J Castro).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - J Maxwell.
DP - 3 (J Maxwell-D Espinosa-A Dunn, I Desmond-D Espinosa-A Dunn, I Desmond-D Espinosa-A Gonzalez).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
W. Rodriguez 6.1 6 3 3 2 6 1 1.29 3.67  
J. Fulchino (L, 2-1; BS, 1) 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 1 1.60 5.60  
F. Abad 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.93 2.40  
M. Melancon 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.02 2.16  
 Washington
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Marquis 6.0 7 2 2 1 2 0 1.75 7.18  
D. Slaten 0.0 0 1 1 1 0 0 1.38 3.35  
T. Clippard (W, 11-6; BS, 10) 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 1.21 2.84  
J. Peralta (H, 9) 1.1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.80 2.00  
S. Burnett (S, 3) 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.23 2.37  
HBP - A Dunn (by W Rodriguez); C Johnson (by J Marquis).
Pitches-strikes - W Rodriguez 114-71; J Fulchino 5-3; F Abad 5-2; M Melancon 20-13; J Peralta 14-10; S Burnett 9-5; J Marquis 96-58; D Slaten 5-1; T Clippard 25-16.
Ground balls-fly balls - W Rodriguez 9-6; J Fulchino 0-2; F Abad 1-0; M Melancon 3-0; J Peralta 0-1; S Burnett 2-0; J Marquis 8-6; D Slaten 0-0; T Clippard 0-0.
Batters faced - W Rodriguez 27; J Fulchino 2; F Abad 1; M Melancon 4; J Peralta 4; S Burnett 2; J Marquis 25; D Slaten 1; T Clippard 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tony Randazzo. 1B--Paul Nauert. 2B--Brian Gorman. 3B--Ted Barrett.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 23, 2010 4:37 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
J. Michaels Jason Michaels
3-4
1 RBI
 Washington
D. Espinosa Danny Espinosa
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI