Houston 7, Pittsburgh 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(74-76)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 7 0
Houston 3 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 X 7 6 1
WP: F. Rodriguez (2-10)
LP: J. Locke (0-2)
(49-102)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Houston
- J. Lowrie homered to left, B. Barnes and J. Maxwell scored
Bot 6th: Houston
- J. Maxwell homered to left
- B. Wallace tripled to shallow right, J. Lowrie scored
- J. Altuve hit by pitch, B. Wallace scored, B. Bogusevic to third, S. Moore to second
Bot 7th: Houston
- B. Wallace homered to deep right center
Top 8th: Pittsburgh
- G. Jones homered to deep right center
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
S. Marte lf 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .254
C. Barmes ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .228
A. McCutchen cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .338
G. Jones rf-1b 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 .276
G. Sanchez 1b 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .225
    J. McDonald p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
    B. Morris p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    H. Takahashi p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Presley ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236
    J. Wilson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
P. Alvarez 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 .244
M. McKenry c 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .249
B. Holt 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .300
J. Locke p 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .125
    J. Tabata rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .241
 Totals 33 1 7 1 1 2 12 0 12  
 Batting
HR - G Jones (24, 8th inning off R Cruz 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - G Jones (78).
2-out RBI - G Jones.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - P Alvarez 2, J Locke 2.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - S Marte (4, 2nd base by F Rodriguez/C Snyder).
 Houston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Altuve 2b 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 .291
B. Barnes cf 3 1 1 0 0 2 2 0 4 .224
M. Dominguez 3b 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 .291
J. Maxwell rf-lf 2 2 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 .237
J. Lowrie ss 3 2 1 3 1 0 1 0 2 .253
    M. Gonzalez ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232
B. Wallace 1b 4 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 .265
J.D. Martinez lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .241
    B. Bogusevic ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 .204
C. Snyder c 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 .181
E. Gonzalez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    F. Rodriguez p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
    B. Laird ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .278
    J. Valdez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    X. Cedeno p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Moore ph 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .243
    M. Storey p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Cruz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Downs ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .202
    W. Lopez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 30 7 6 7 3 7 12 2 18  
 Batting
2B - J Altuve (34, J Locke).
3B - B Wallace (1, J McDonald).
HR - J Maxwell (17, 6th inning off J McDonald 0 on, 0 Out), J Lowrie (15, 1st inning off J Locke 2 on, 2 Out), B Wallace (8, 7th inning off H Takahashi 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Altuve (35), J Maxwell (50), J Lowrie 3 (41), B Wallace 2 (21).
2-out RBI - J Lowrie 3, B Wallace.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Dominguez 3, J Lowrie 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - J Altuve (32, 3rd base off J Locke/M McKenry), B Bogusevic (15, 2nd base off B Morris/M McKenry).
 
 Fielding
E - M Storey (1, field).
DP - 1 (M Dominguez-B Wallace).
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Locke (L, 0-2) 5.0 3 3 3 3 8 1 1.22 5.47  
J. McDonald 0.0 2 3 3 1 0 1 1.26 4.21  
B. Morris 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.33 3.00  
H. Takahashi 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 2.25 13.50  
J. Wilson 1.0 0 0 0 2 2 0 3.60 2.70  
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
E. Gonzalez 1.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.12 3.94  
F. Rodriguez (W, 2-10) 3.1 2 0 0 0 4 0 1.48 5.46  
J. Valdez (H, 3) 0.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.96 2.08  
X. Cedeno (H, 5) 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.52 4.03  
M. Storey 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.09 4.21  
R. Cruz 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 1 1.73 6.32  
W. Lopez 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.06 2.20  
WP - J Wilson.
HBP - J Altuve (by B Morris); J Lowrie (by J McDonald).
Pitches-strikes - J McDonald 15-6; B Morris 22-13; H Takahashi 15-10; J Wilson 23-12; J Locke 83-51; E Gonzalez 33-20; F Rodriguez 43-33; J Valdez 6-4; X Cedeno 11-6; M Storey 13-11; R Cruz 18-12; W Lopez 20-15.
Ground balls-fly balls - J McDonald 0-0; B Morris 1-0; H Takahashi 2-1; J Wilson 0-1; J Locke 2-6; E Gonzalez 2-0; F Rodriguez 3-1; J Valdez 3-0; X Cedeno 0-1; M Storey 1-0; R Cruz 1-1; W Lopez 0-0.
Batters faced - J McDonald 4; B Morris 5; H Takahashi 4; J Wilson 5; J Locke 21; E Gonzalez 7; F Rodriguez 11; J Valdez 3; X Cedeno 3; M Storey 4; R Cruz 4; W Lopez 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Eric Cooper. 1B--Jeff Kellogg. 2B--Tim Timmons. 3B--Marty Foster.
Weather: 84 degrees, clear.
Wind: 7 mph, out to center.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 22, 2012 3:21 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Pittsburgh
G. Jones Garrett Jones
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Houston
B. Wallace Brett Wallace
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI