Pittsburgh 6, Houston 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(57-42)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 2 6 9 0
Houston 0 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 5 11 0
WP: T. Watson (5-1) S: J. Hanrahan (31)
LP: R. Cruz (1-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Pittsburgh
- S. Marte grounded out to shortstop
- A. Presley struck out looking
- A. McCutchen grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 0, Houston 0

  Bottom 1st: Houston
- J. Altuve struck out swinging
- M. Gonzalez grounded out to first
- C. Johnson doubled to deep center
- S. Moore fouled out to catcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 0, Houston 0

  Top 2nd: Pittsburgh
- G. Jones struck out swinging
- N. Walker struck out swinging
- P. Alvarez grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 0, Houston 0

  Bottom 2nd: Houston
- J.D. Martinez singled to shallow left
- J. Maxwell singled to right center, J.D. Martinez to second
- B. Francisco singled to shallow center, J.D. Martinez scored, J. Maxwell to third
- C. Snyder struck out swinging
- J. Lyles reached on fielder's choice, J. Maxwell scored, B. Francisco to second
- J. Altuve grounded into fielder's choice, B. Francisco to third, J. Lyles out at second
- J. Altuve stole second
- M. Gonzalez flied out to deep right center

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 0, Houston 2

  Top 3rd: Pittsburgh
- M. McKenry flied out to deep center
- C. Barmes struck out looking
- J. Karstens grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 0, Houston 2

  Bottom 3rd: Houston
- C. Johnson homered to deep left
- S. Moore popped out to second
- J.D. Martinez struck out swinging
- J. Maxwell struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 0, Houston 3

  Top 4th: Pittsburgh
- S. Marte grounded out to shortstop
- A. Presley homered to deep right
- A. McCutchen doubled to deep left center
- G. Jones grounded out to shortstop, A. McCutchen to third
- N. Walker grounded out to first

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 1, Houston 3

  Bottom 4th: Houston
- B. Francisco homered to left
- C. Snyder struck out swinging
- J. Lyles struck out looking
- J. Altuve lined out to center

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 1, Houston 4

  Top 5th: Pittsburgh
- P. Alvarez singled to shallow right
- M. McKenry homered to left, P. Alvarez scored
- C. Barmes struck out swinging
- J. Karstens struck out swinging
- S. Marte struck out swinging

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 3, Houston 4

  Bottom 5th: Houston
- M. Gonzalez struck out looking
- C. Johnson walked
- C. Johnson to second on wild pitch
- S. Moore walked
- J.D. Martinez flied out to right
- J. Maxwell walked, C. Johnson to third, S. Moore to second
- B. Francisco grounded into fielder's choice, J. Maxwell out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 3, Houston 4

  Top 6th: Pittsburgh
- A. Presley singled to shallow right
- A. McCutchen flied out to right
- G. Jones singled to shallow center, A. Presley to third, G. Jones to second advancing on throw
- N. Walker grounded out to third
- P. Alvarez struck out swinging

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 3, Houston 4

  Bottom 6th: Houston
- C. Resop relieved J. Karstens
- C. Snyder lined out to left
- J. Lyles flied out to center
- J. Altuve singled to shallow left
- M. Gonzalez fouled out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 3, Houston 4

  Top 7th: Pittsburgh
- M. McKenry doubled to left
- F. Rodriguez relieved J. Lyles
- C. Barmes sacrificed to catcher, M. McKenry to third
- J. Harrison hit for C. Resop
- J. Harrison hit sacrifice fly to left center, M. McKenry scored
- S. Marte struck out looking

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 4, Houston 4

  Bottom 7th: Houston
- J. Hughes relieved C. Resop
- C. Johnson tripled to deep center
- S. Moore grounded out to first
- J.D. Martinez singled to center, C. Johnson scored
- J. Maxwell singled to shallow center, J.D. Martinez to second
- B. Francisco struck out swinging
- C. Snyder walked, J.D. Martinez to third, J. Maxwell to second
- M. Downs hit for F. Rodriguez
- M. Downs grounded into fielder's choice, J. Maxwell out at third, C. Snyder to second

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 4, Houston 5

  Top 8th: Pittsburgh
- W. Wright relieved F. Rodriguez
- A. Presley grounded out to second
- W. Wright in right field
- W. Lopez relieved W. Wright
- A. McCutchen doubled to left center
- B. Bogusevic in right field
- W. Wright relieved W. Lopez
- G. Jones flied out to center, A. McCutchen to third
- N. Walker grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 4, Houston 5

  Bottom 8th: Houston
- T. Watson relieved J. Hughes
- J. Altuve lined out to right
- M. Gonzalez struck out looking
- C. Johnson struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 4, Houston 5

  Top 9th: Pittsburgh
- P. Alvarez struck out swinging
- R. Cruz relieved W. Lopez
- M. McKenry singled to shallow left
- J. Mercer ran for M. McKenry
- D. Sutton hit for C. Barmes
- D. Sutton walked, J. Mercer to second
- C. McGehee hit for T. Watson
- C. McGehee walked, J. Mercer to third, D. Sutton to second
- X. Cedeno relieved R. Cruz
- S. Marte hit sacrifice fly to center, J. Mercer scored, D. Sutton to third
- R. Barajas hit for A. Presley
- D. Sutton scored, C. McGehee to second on wild pitch
- R. Barajas popped out to first

2 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 6, Houston 5

  Bottom 9th: Houston
- R. Barajas catching
- J. Mercer at shortstop
- D. Sutton in right field
- J. Hanrahan relieved T. Watson
- S. Moore struck out swinging
- J.D. Martinez singled to first
- J. Schafer ran for J.D. Martinez
- J. Schafer stole second
- J. Maxwell struck out swinging
- B. Bogusevic fouled out to shallow left

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 6, Houston 5
 
 Top Batters
 Pittsburgh
M. McKenry Michael McKenry
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Houston
C. Johnson Chris Johnson
3-4, 1 HR
1 RBI