42-58
3 - 2
61-38

Game Story

The Oakland Athletics hit balls hard all night that stayed inside the fences, so imagine their surprise when Houston connected when it counted. L.J. Hoes homered with one out in the top of the 12th, and the Astros beat the A's 3-2 on Tuesday night for their first win in four tries at the Coliseum...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 R H E
Hou 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 11 1
Oak 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 8 1

Scoring Summary

Top 3rd: Houston
Chris Carter singled to center, Marwin González and José Altuve scored
HOU 2 - OAK 0
Bottom 3rd: Oakland
Josh Donaldson grounded into fielder's choice, Craig Gentry scored, Yoenis Céspedes out at second
HOU 2 - OAK 1
Bottom 6th: Oakland
Jed Lowrie hit sacrifice fly to shallow right, Josh Donaldson scored, Derek Norris to second on right fielder Robbie Grossman's fielding error
HOU 2 - OAK 2
Top 12th: Houston
L.J. Hoes homered to deep left
HOU 3 - OAK 2

Pitching Details

Batting

Houston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
José Altuve2B 6 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .338
Kike HernándezCF 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .296
Chris CarterDH 5 0 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 .212
Matt Domínguez3B 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .239
Jesús Guzmán1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .203
Jason CastroC 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .222
Robbie GrossmanRF 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 .200
L.J. HoesLF 5 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 4 .178
Marwin GonzálezSS 5 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .280
Totals 44 3 11 3 1 2 9 0 14
Batting
2B - C Carter 2 (16, S Kazmir, L Gregerson)
HR - L Hoes (3, 12th inning off F Abad 0 on, 1 Out)
RBI - C Carter 2 (43), L Hoes (11)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Dominguez 2, M Gonzalez 1
GIDP - M Dominguez
Team LOB - 7
Running
CS - J Altuve (4, 2nd base by D Otero/D Norris)
Fielding
E - R Grossman (2, field)
DP - 1 (B Oberholtzer-J Altuve-J Guzman)

Oakland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Coco CrispDH 6 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .280
Craig GentryCF 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 .272
Josh ReddickPH-RF 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .227
Yoenis CéspedesLF-CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .251
Josh Donaldson3B 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 .241
Derek NorrisC 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .293
John JasoPH-C 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .280
Jed LowrieSS 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .238
Brandon MossRF-LF 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .266
Nate Freiman1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .219
Stephen VogtPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .361
Nick Punto2B 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .208
Totals 42 2 8 2 0 3 5 2 13
Batting
2B - Y Cespedes (23, B Oberholtzer); J Donaldson (15, B Oberholtzer)
SF - J Lowrie
RBI - J Donaldson (71), J Lowrie (38)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crisp 1, J Reddick 1, D Norris 1, B Moss 2
GIDP - D Norris
Team LOB - 8
Running
SB - C Gentry 2 (18, 2nd base off B Oberholtzer/J Castro, 3rd base off B Oberholtzer/J Castro)
Fielding
E - J Donaldson (17, field)
Outfield assists - C Gentry
DP - 1 (N Punto-J Lowrie-N Freiman)

Pitching

Houston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Brett Oberholtzer 7.0 6 2 2 2 0 0 1.42 4.32
Josh Fields 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.12 4.42
Tony Sipp 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.82 2.45
José Veras 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.68 4.32
Darin Downs(W, 2-1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.48 5.18
Chad Qualls(SV, 11) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.02 1.78

Oakland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Scott Kazmir 7.0 7 2 1 1 6 0 0.99 2.32
Luke Gregerson 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.05 2.03
Sean Doolittle 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.66 2.76
Dan Otero 1.2 2 0 0 0 2 0 1.04 2.28
Fernando Abad(L, 2-4) 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0.87 2.01
Ryan Cook 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.29 2.97
Pitching
WP - T Sipp, S Kazmir
Pitches-strikes - B Oberholtzer 99-65; J Fields 26-19; T Sipp 16-12; J Veras 18-8; D Downs 1-1; C Qualls 14-10; S Kazmir 107-67; L Gregerson 20-12; S Doolittle 16-10; D Otero 22-16; F Abad 14-8; R Cook 5-3
Ground balls-fly balls - B Oberholtzer 8-10; J Fields 1-1; T Sipp 2-0; J Veras 2-0; D Downs 1-0; C Qualls 2-0; S Kazmir 8-7; L Gregerson 2-1; S Doolittle 0-2; D Otero 3-0; F Abad 2-1; R Cook 1-0
Batters faced - B Oberholtzer 28; J Fields 6; T Sipp 4; J Veras 4; D Downs 1; C Qualls 3; S Kazmir 27; L Gregerson 4; S Doolittle 4; D Otero 6; F Abad 4; R Cook 1
Game Details
Game Time: 4:09.
Umpires: HP--Adam Hamari. 1B--Alfonso Marquez. 2B--Paul Schrieber. 3B--Mike Everitt.
Weather: 65 degrees, Overcast.
Wind: 7 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 22,908.