Pittsburgh 8, Houston 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(75-77)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 3 0 8 18 0
Houston 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 4 1
WP: A.J. Burnett (16-8)
LP: J. Lyles (4-12)
(50-103)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Pittsburgh
- A. Presley lined out to pitcher
- J. Harrison struck out swinging
- A. McCutchen singled to center
- G. Jones grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 1st: Houston
- J. Altuve lined out to right
- S. Moore doubled to left
- B. Wallace struck out swinging
- F. Martinez grounded out to first

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

  Top 2nd: Pittsburgh
- P. Alvarez struck out swinging
- T. Snider struck out looking
- C. Barmes flied out to center

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

  Bottom 2nd: Houston
- M. Dominguez struck out looking
- T. Greene lined out to center
- C. Snyder struck out swinging

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

  Top 3rd: Pittsburgh
- R. Barajas safe at first on shortstop T. Greene's fielding error
- A.J. Burnett sacrificed to first, R. Barajas to second
- A. Presley flied out to left
- J. Harrison singled, R. Barajas to third
- A. McCutchen lined out to center

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

  Bottom 3rd: Houston
- B. Barnes struck out looking
- J. Lyles grounded out to pitcher
- J. Altuve walked
- J. Altuve stole second
- S. Moore singled to second, J. Altuve to third, J. Altuve out at home

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

  Top 4th: Pittsburgh
- G. Jones singled to shallow center
- P. Alvarez struck out swinging
- T. Snider flied out to left center
- C. Barmes singled to center, G. Jones to second
- R. Barajas reached on fielder's choice, G. Jones to third, C. Barmes to second
- A.J. Burnett grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 4th: Houston
- B. Wallace struck out looking
- F. Martinez struck out swinging
- M. Dominguez lined out to second

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

  Top 5th: Pittsburgh
- A. Presley singled to shallow right
- J. Harrison singled to shallow left center, A. Presley to third
- A. McCutchen walked, J. Harrison to second
- W. Wright relieved J. Lyles
- G. Sanchez hit for G. Jones
- G. Sanchez hit by pitch, A. Presley scored, J. Harrison to third, A. McCutchen to second
- P. Alvarez struck out looking
- J. Tabata hit for T. Snider
- M. Storey relieved W. Wright
- J. Tabata walked, J. Harrison scored, A. McCutchen to third, G. Sanchez to second
- C. Barmes singled to shallow left center, A. McCutchen scored, G. Sanchez to third, J. Tabata to second
- R. Barajas singled to shallow left center, G. Sanchez scored, J. Tabata to third, C. Barmes to second
- A.J. Burnett struck out swinging
- A. Presley grounded out to pitcher

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

  Bottom 5th: Houston
- G. Sanchez at first
- J. Tabata in right field
- T. Greene grounded out to shortstop
- C. Snyder struck out looking
- B. Barnes grounded out to third

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

  Top 6th: Pittsburgh
- J. Harrison singled to center
- A. McCutchen doubled to deep left center, J. Harrison scored
- B. Bogusevic in center field
- C. Fick relieved M. Storey
- G. Sanchez grounded out to first, A. McCutchen to third
- P. Alvarez intentionally walked
- J. Tabata struck out looking
- C. Barmes struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 6th: Houston
- B. Bogusevic flied out to deep center
- J. Paredes hit for J. Altuve
- J. Paredes struck out swinging
- S. Moore homered to deep center
- B. Wallace struck out swinging

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

  Top 7th: Pittsburgh
- S. Moore in right field
- J. Paredes in right field
- S. Moore at second
- R. Barajas grounded out to third
- A.J. Burnett grounded out to second
- A. Presley tripled to deep center
- J. Harrison flied out to shallow right

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

  Bottom 7th: Houston
- F. Martinez grounded out to shortstop
- M. Dominguez grounded out to shortstop
- T. Greene grounded out to third

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

  Top 8th: Pittsburgh
- E. Del Rosario relieved C. Fick
- A. McCutchen struck out looking
- G. Sanchez doubled to left
- P. Alvarez singled to shallow left, G. Sanchez scored, P. Alvarez to second advancing on throw
- J. Tabata singled to shallow center, P. Alvarez scored
- C. Barmes popped out to shallow center
- R. Barajas singled to shallow center, J. Tabata to third
- A.J. Burnett singled to shallow right, J. Tabata scored, R. Barajas to second
- B. Laird at third
- R. Cruz relieved E. Del Rosario
- A. Presley grounded into fielder's choice, A.J. Burnett out at second

3 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 8, Houston 1

  Bottom 8th: Houston
- C. Snyder struck out looking
- B. Laird singled to shallow left
- B. Bogusevic hit by pitch, B. Laird to second
- J. Paredes struck out swinging
- S. Moore flied out to shallow left

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 8, Houston 1

  Top 9th: Pittsburgh
- J. Harrison singled to shallow left
- A. McCutchen grounded into fielder's choice, J. Harrison out at second
- G. Sanchez singled to left, A. McCutchen to second
- P. Alvarez struck out looking
- J. Tabata grounded into fielder's choice, A. McCutchen out at third, G. Sanchez to second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 8, Houston 1

  Bottom 9th: Houston
- S. Marte in center field
- C. Qualls relieved A.J. Burnett
- B. Wallace struck out swinging
- F. Martinez grounded out to first
- M. Gonzalez hit for R. Cruz
- M. Gonzalez grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 8, Houston 1
 
 Top Batters
 Pittsburgh
J. Harrison Josh Harrison
4-6
 Houston
S. Moore Scott Moore
3-4, 1 HR
1 RBI