Pittsburgh 6, Houston 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 7 2
Pittsburgh 1 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 X 6 10 0
WP: W. Rodriguez (10-13)
LP: J. Lyles (3-11)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Pittsburgh
- A. McCutchen doubled to left, T. Snider scored
Bot 3rd: Pittsburgh
- A. McCutchen singled to left center, B. Holt scored, J. Tabata to second
- G. Jones singled to shortstop, J. Tabata scored, A. McCutchen to third
Bot 5th: Pittsburgh
- A. McCutchen singled to third, B. Holt scored
- P. Alvarez safe at first on shortstop T. Greene's fielding error, A. McCutchen and G. Jones scored
Top 8th: Houston
- B. Wallace doubled to left, M. Dominguez scored
- C. Snyder singled to shallow left, B. Wallace scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Altuve 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .291
T. Greene ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .229
B. Wallace 1b 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .286
J. Maxwell cf 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .228
    F. Martinez ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
    C. Snyder ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .196
    B. Barnes cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
J. Castro c 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .261
M. Downs rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .204
    J. Schafer ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .215
J. Paredes lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .174
B. Laird 3b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333
    R. Cruz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Valdez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Moore ph 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .226
J. Lyles p 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .156
    F. Rodriguez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Fick p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Dominguez 3b 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .310
 Totals 34 2 7 2 0 2 8 1 12  
 Batting
2B - B Wallace (9, C Resop).
RBI - B Wallace (17), C Snyder (24).
2-out RBI - B Wallace, C Snyder.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Altuve 1, J Castro 1, M Dominguez 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - J Altuve (28, 2nd base off W Rodriguez/M McKenry).
 
 Fielding
E - T Greene (9, field); R Cruz (1, throw).
DP - 2 (J Altuve-T Greene-B Wallace, J Altuve-B Wallace).
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
B. Holt 2b 5 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .462
T. Snider rf 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .271
    J. Tabata rf 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 .233
A. McCutchen cf 4 1 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 .347
G. Jones 1b 3 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 .292
    G. Sanchez 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .216
P. Alvarez 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .248
M. McKenry c 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .256
A. Presley lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .234
C. Barmes ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .221
W. Rodriguez p 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .020
    C. Resop p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Watson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Clement ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
    J. Hanrahan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 6 10 4 0 3 9 0 14  
 Batting
2B - B Holt (1, J Lyles); A McCutchen (26, J Lyles).
RBI - A McCutchen 3 (83), G Jones (74).
2-out RBI - A McCutchen.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Tabata 1, P Alvarez 1.
GIDP - P Alvarez.
Team LOB - 7.
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Lyles (L, 3-11) 4.2 7 5 4 1 5 0 1.49 5.55  
F. Rodriguez 0.1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1.45 5.72  
C. Fick 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 2.04 4.60  
R. Cruz 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.83 6.80  
J. Valdez 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.00 0.00  
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
W. Rodriguez (W, 10-13) 7.0 4 0 0 1 7 0 1.28 3.71  
C. Resop 0.2 2 2 2 0 0 0 1.35 3.74  
T. Watson 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.17 3.71  
J. Hanrahan 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.16 2.44  
WP - F Rodriguez.
Pitches-strikes - R Cruz 16-12; J Valdez 16-9; J Lyles 92-57; F Rodriguez 19-10; C Fick 18-10; W Rodriguez 90-61; C Resop 14-9; T Watson 7-3; J Hanrahan 19-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Cruz 1-0; J Valdez 1-3; J Lyles 13-1; F Rodriguez 0-1; C Fick 1-1; W Rodriguez 10-4; C Resop 2-1; T Watson 0-1; J Hanrahan 0-2.
Batters faced - R Cruz 4; J Valdez 4; J Lyles 21; F Rodriguez 3; C Fick 5; W Rodriguez 26; C Resop 4; T Watson 2; J Hanrahan 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mark Wegner. 1B--Jerry Meals. 2B--Mike Winters. 3B--Wally Bell.
Weather: 74 degrees, rain.
Wind: 4 mph, out to left.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 5, 2012 4:32 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
B. Wallace Brett Wallace
1-4
1 RBI
 Pittsburgh
A. McCutchen Andrew McCutchen
4-4
3 RBI