31-27
4 - 0
25-35

Game Story

Garrett Richards followed the worst start of his career with one of his best. Richards fanned nine to match his major league best, helping the Los Angeles Angels snap a season-worst four-game skid with a 4-0 win over Houston Astros on Wednesday night. Richards (5-2) bounced back from a terrible...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LAA 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 4 9 0
Hou 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0

Scoring Summary

Top 5th: LA Angels
C.J. CronDFP
singled to shallow right center,
David FreeseDFP
scored
LAA 1 - HOU 0
Top 6th: LA Angels
Howie KendrickDFP
singled to shallow right,
Erick AybarDFP
scored,
Albert PujolsDFP
to third
LAA 2 - HOU 0
David FreeseDFP
singled to shallow center,
Albert PujolsDFP
scored,
Howie KendrickDFP
to third
LAA 3 - HOU 0
Top 9th: LA Angels
Erick AybarDFP
doubled to center,
Kole CalhounDFP
scored
LAA 4 - HOU 0

Pitching Details

Batting

LA Angels

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Kole CalhounDFP
RF
4 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 .228
Erick AybarDFP
SS
5 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 .276
Albert PujolsDFP
1B
4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 .253
Josh HamiltonDFP
CF-LF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .382
Howie KendrickDFP
2B
4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .288
David FreeseDFP
3B
3 1 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 .221
Collin CowgillDFP
PR-CF
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .289
Raúl IbañezDFP
LF
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .140
John McDonaldDFP
3B
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258
C.J. CronDFP
DH
4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .305
Hank CongerDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 .241
Totals 36 4 9 4 0 3 10 0 11
Batting
2B - E Aybar 2 (16, J Cosart, J Williams); D Freese (4, J Cosart)
RBI - E Aybar (32), H Kendrick (25), D Freese (15), C Cron (12)
2-out RBI - E Aybar, H Kendrick, D Freese, C Cron
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Pujols 2, R Ibanez 1
Team LOB - 8

Houston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Dexter FowlerDFP
CF
4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .262
José AltuveDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .315
George SpringerDFP
RF
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .250
Jason CastroDFP
C
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .230
Jon SingletonDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .143
Matt DomínguezDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .251
Chris CarterDFP
DH
2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .198
Alex PresleyDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .243
Marwin GonzálezDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .288
Totals 31 0 4 0 0 0 10 0 10
Batting
2B - D Fowler (8, G Richards)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Fowler 1, J Castro 1
Team LOB - 6
Fielding
PB - J Castro

Pitching

LA Angels

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Garrett RichardsDFP
(W, 5-2)
8.0 4 0 0 0 9 0 1.15 3.25
Joe SmithDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.10 3.04

Houston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jarred CosartDFP
(L, 4-5)
6.2 8 3 3 1 8 0 1.37 4.16
Kyle FarnsworthDFP
1.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.33 3.00
Jérome WilliamsDFP
1.0 1 1 1 1 1 0 1.50 5.40
Pitching
WP - J Williams
HBP - G Springer (by G Richards); C Carter (by G Richards)
Pitches-strikes - G Richards 107-80; J Smith 11-8; J Cosart 108-75; K Farnsworth 19-11; J Williams 29-17
Ground balls-fly balls - G Richards 9-7; J Smith 1-1; J Cosart 12-3; K Farnsworth 2-1; J Williams 2-0
Batters faced - G Richards 30; J Smith 3; J Cosart 29; K Farnsworth 5; J Williams 5
Game Details
Game Time: 2:53.
Umpires: HP--Jordan Baker. 1B--Angel Campos. 2B--Jerry Meals. 3B--Paul Emmel.
Weather: INDOORS
Wind: 0 mph, .
Attendance: 23,902.