33-44
2 - 5
31-46

Game Story

The Tampa Bay Rays are hopeful that a successful series against Houston is the start of a turnaround. Yunel Escobar drove in two runs during a three-run sixth inning and the Rays beat the Astors 5-2 on Sunday. Escobar hit a two-run single and Sean Rodriguez had an RBI grounder off Dallas Keuchel (...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Hou 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 1
TB 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 X 5 9 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Houston
Dexter FowlerDFP
homered to deep left
HOU 1 - TB 0
Bottom 1st: Tampa Bay
Evan LongoriaDFP
singled to shallow left,
Ben ZobristDFP
scored,
Brandon GuyerDFP
to second
HOU 1 - TB 1
Top 3rd: Houston
José AltuveDFP
singled to shallow center,
Jonathan VillarDFP
scored
HOU 2 - TB 1
Bottom 6th: Tampa Bay
Yunel EscobarDFP
singled to shallow right,
Ben ZobristDFP
and
Brandon GuyerDFP
scored,
Evan LongoriaDFP
to second,
Evan LongoriaDFP
to third on right fielder
George SpringerDFP
's fielding error
HOU 2 - TB 3
Seán RodríguezDFP
grounded into fielder's choice,
Evan LongoriaDFP
scored,
Yunel EscobarDFP
out at second
HOU 2 - TB 4
Bottom 8th: Tampa Bay
Seán RodríguezDFP
hit sacrifice fly to left,
Brandon GuyerDFP
scored
HOU 2 - TB 5

Pitching Details

Batting

Houston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Dexter FowlerDFP
CF
5 1 2 1 1 0 2 0 1 .277
José AltuveDFP
2B
3 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 .336
George SpringerDFP
RF
2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .241
Matt DomínguezDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .240
Chris CarterDFP
DH
4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .186
Jesús GuzmánDFP
1B
3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .209
Carlos CorporánDFP
C
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .210
Robbie GrossmanDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .164
Jason CastroDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .217
Jonathan VillarDFP
SS
3 1 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 .207
Jon SingletonDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .200
Totals 33 2 7 2 1 3 13 1 14
Batting
2B - J Villar (10, E Bedard)
HR - D Fowler (6, 1st inning off E Bedard 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - D Fowler (24), J Altuve (25)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Grossman 2
GIDP - M Dominguez
Team LOB - 8
Running
SB - J Villar (14, 3rd base off E Bedard/J Molina)
Fielding
E - G Springer (7, field)
Outfield assists - G Springer
DP - 2 (J Villar-J Altuve-J Guzman, J Villar-J Guzman)

Tampa Bay

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Desmond JenningsDFP
CF
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .239
Ben ZobristDFP
RF-2B
2 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .250
Brandon GuyerDFP
LF
3 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .280
Evan LongoriaDFP
3B
4 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 .268
Jerry SandsDFP
DH
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 .190
Kevin KiermaierDFP
PH-DH-RF
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .301
Yunel EscobarDFP
SS
2 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 .245
Seán RodríguezDFP
1B
3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 .208
Logan ForsytheDFP
2B
4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .208
Joel PeraltaDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
José MolinaDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .148
Totals 27 5 9 5 0 4 4 0 11
Batting
2B - B Zobrist (13, D Keuchel)
S - K Kiermaier
SF - S Rodriguez
RBI - E Longoria (34), Y Escobar 2 (22), S Rodriguez 2 (23)
GIDP - J Sands, J Molina
Team LOB - 6
Running
CS - D Jennings (4, Home by D Keuchel/C Corporan)
Fielding
DP - 1 (Y Escobar-L Forsythe-S Rodriguez)

Pitching

Houston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Dallas KeuchelDFP
(L, 8-5)
8.0 9 5 4 4 4 0 1.10 2.78

Tampa Bay

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Erik BedardDFP
5.1 7 2 2 1 8 1 1.46 4.25
Juan Carlos OviedoDFP
(W, 3-2)
0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.19 2.42
Grant BalfourDFP
(HLD, 2)
1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.47 5.52
Jake McGeeDFP
(HLD, 8)
1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.84 1.39
Joel PeraltaDFP
(SV, 1)
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.16 3.58
Pitching
WP - J Oviedo
IBB - Y Escobar (by D Keuchel)
HBP - D Jennings (by D Keuchel); B Guyer (by D Keuchel); G Springer (by E Bedard)
Pitches-strikes - D Keuchel 111-68; J Peralta 15-11; E Bedard 108-69; J Oviedo 9-5; G Balfour 19-12; J McGee 14-9
Ground balls-fly balls - D Keuchel 13-3; J Peralta 0-1; E Bedard 5-5; J Oviedo 1-1; G Balfour 0-1; J McGee 0-2
Batters faced - D Keuchel 35; J Peralta 3; E Bedard 24; J Oviedo 2; G Balfour 4; J McGee 4
Game Details
Game Time: 2:51.
Umpires: HP--Brian Knight. 1B--Seth Buckminster. 2B--Fieldin Culbreth. 3B--Manny Gonzalez.
Weather: INDOORS
Wind: 0 mph, .
Attendance: 13,841.