Pittsburgh 6, Houston 3
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 1 0 0 0 0 2 3 8 1
Pittsburgh 2 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 X 6 9 0
WP: K. Correia (10-8)
LP: F. Abad (0-3)
(72-64)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Pittsburgh
- G. Jones singled to shallow right, C. Barmes scored, A. McCutchen to second
- G. Sanchez singled to shallow left, A. McCutchen scored, G. Jones to second
Bot 2nd: Pittsburgh
- B. Holt singled to first, A. Presley scored
Top 4th: Houston
- B. Bogusevic singled to shallow center, J. Paredes scored, B. Wallace to second
Bot 4th: Pittsburgh
- A. Presley tripled to deep center, R. Barajas scored
- B. Holt hit sacrifice fly to center, A. Presley scored
Bot 6th: Pittsburgh
- C. Barmes sacrificed to catcher, A. Presley scored, J. Clement to third
Top 9th: Houston
- B. Laird homered to deep center, B. Wallace scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Altuve 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .289
J. Paredes rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .185
B. Wallace 1b 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .287
J.D. Martinez lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .235
B. Bogusevic cf 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 .210
S. Moore 3b 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .229
    B. Laird 3b 2 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 .400
C. Corporan c 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 .273
T. Greene ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .226
F. Abad p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
    J. Schafer ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .214
    M. Storey p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    H. Ambriz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    X. Cedeno p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Castro ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .264
    W. Lopez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 33 3 8 3 1 1 5 0 10  
 Batting
2B - J Paredes (1, K Correia); C Corporan (2, J Hughes).
HR - B Laird (1, 9th inning off J Grilli 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - B Bogusevic (26), B Laird 2 (2).
2-out RBI - B Laird 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Corporan 1, T Greene 1.
GIDP - J Altuve, C Corporan.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - B Wallace (5, field).
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
B. Holt 2b 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .438
C. Barmes ss 2 1 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 .222
A. McCutchen cf 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 .345
G. Jones rf 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 .292
G. Sanchez 1b 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 .225
P. Alvarez 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .245
R. Barajas c 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 .199
A. Presley lf 4 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .238
K. Correia p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .139
    J. Clement ph 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000
    J. Hughes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    E. Fryer ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250
    J. Grilli p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 29 6 9 6 0 5 6 0 14  
 Batting
3B - A Presley (5, F Abad).
S - B Holt, C Barmes, K Correia.
SF - B Holt.
RBI - B Holt 2 (3), C Barmes (41), G Jones (75), G Sanchez (23), A Presley (19).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A McCutchen 1, R Barajas 2, A Presley 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
CS - B Holt (1, 2nd base by F Abad/C Corporan).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (G Sanchez-R Barajas, J Hughes-C Barmes-G Sanchez).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
F. Abad (L, 0-3) 4.0 6 5 4 3 3 0 1.71 5.30  
M. Storey 1.1 2 1 1 1 0 0 1.00 3.15  
H. Ambriz 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.26 5.68  
X. Cedeno 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.61 4.94  
W. Lopez 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.01 2.47  
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
K. Correia (W, 10-8) 6.0 4 1 1 1 1 0 1.32 4.28  
J. Hughes 2.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1.13 2.65  
J. Grilli 1.0 2 2 2 0 2 1 1.04 2.47  
WP - F Abad.
Pitches-strikes - F Abad 87-55; M Storey 27-16; H Ambriz 7-4; X Cedeno 18-9; W Lopez 16-12; K Correia 67-42; J Hughes 21-15; J Grilli 17-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - F Abad 6-4; M Storey 4-0; H Ambriz 0-0; X Cedeno 0-2; W Lopez 1-0; K Correia 9-7; J Hughes 2-2; J Grilli 1-2.
Batters faced - F Abad 21; M Storey 7; H Ambriz 2; X Cedeno 5; W Lopez 3; K Correia 22; J Hughes 7; J Grilli 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Meals. 1B--Mike Winters. 2B--Wally Bell. 3B--Mark Wegner.
Weather: 83 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, out to left.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 6, 2012 3:47 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
B. Laird Brandon Laird
1-2, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Pittsburgh
G. Sanchez Gaby Sanchez
3-4
1 RBI