Houston 2, Pittsburgh 0
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1
Houston 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 X 2 8 0
WP: J.A. Happ (5-15) S: M. Melancon (16)
LP: J. McDonald (8-7)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 4th: Houston
- H. Quintero grounded out to catcher, A. Sanchez to second, J. Paredes scored advancing on throw, A. Sanchez to third on first baseman G. Jones' fielding error
- J. Schafer reached on bunt single, A. Sanchez scored, J.A. Happ to second
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Tabata rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .270
A. Presley lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .287
A. McCutchen cf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .272
R. Doumit c 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .267
N. Walker 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .275
G. Jones 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .245
J. Harrison 3b 2 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .283
R. Cedeno ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .260
J. McDonald p 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .100
    T. Watson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    X. Paul ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .257
    J. Veras p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Hanrahan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 29 0 4 0 0 1 7 0 8  
 Batting
GIDP - J Tabata, R Cedeno.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - G Jones (4, field).
DP - 1 (R Cedeno-G Jones).
 Houston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Schafer cf 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 .253
J. Altuve 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .305
J.D. Martinez lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .293
    M. Melancon p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Lee 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .276
B. Bogusevic rf 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .288
J. Paredes 3b 3 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 .297
A. Sanchez ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .246
H. Quintero c 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .260
J.A. Happ p 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 .200
    J. Michaels ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .199
    F. Rodriguez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Bourgeois lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .284
 Totals 31 2 8 1 0 3 7 0 18  
 Batting
2B - C Lee (34, J Veras).
RBI - J Schafer (12).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Schafer 2, A Sanchez 1.
GIDP - J Altuve.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (J Altuve-A Sanchez-C Lee, J Altuve-A Sanchez-C Lee).
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. McDonald (L, 8-7) 6.0 7 2 1 2 6 0 1.47 4.11  
T. Watson 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.40 4.60  
J. Veras 0.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.18 3.41  
J. Hanrahan 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.01 1.69  
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J.A. Happ (W, 5-15) 7.0 3 0 0 1 6 0 1.59 5.71  
F. Rodriguez (H, 5) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.50 3.21  
M. Melancon (S, 16) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.34 3.23  
HBP - A McCutchen (by M Melancon).
Pitches-strikes - J McDonald 94-60; T Watson 8-6; J Veras 22-15; J Hanrahan 6-3; M Melancon 11-8; J Happ 110-71; F Rodriguez 9-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - J McDonald 6-7; T Watson 1-2; J Veras 0-1; J Hanrahan 1-0; M Melancon 2-0; J Happ 7-7; F Rodriguez 2-0.
Batters faced - J McDonald 26; T Watson 3; J Veras 4; J Hanrahan 1; M Melancon 4; J Happ 24; F Rodriguez 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Everitt. 1B--Chris Guccione. 2B--Mike Muchlinski. 3B--Mike Winters.
Weather: 73 degrees, dome or roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, no wind direction.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 1, 2011 3:41 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Pittsburgh
R. Doumit Ryan Doumit
1-4
 Houston
J. Schafer Jordan Schafer
1-4
1 RBI