78-54
5 - 4
56-78

Game Story

The Oakland Athletics have rallied to win game after game this season after trailing late. So it was no surprise that they did it again on Wednesday night thanks to Sam Fuld's tiebreaking, two-run homer in the ninth inning that gave Oakland a 5-4 victory over the Houston Astros. It was their major...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oak 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 5 10 1
Hou 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 4 9 0

Scoring Summary

Top 6th: Oakland
Jonny GómesDFP
hit sacrifice fly to center,
Josh DonaldsonDFP
scored,
Brandon MossDFP
to third
OAK 1 - HOU 0
Bottom 6th: Houston
José AltuveDFP
scored,
Chris CarterDFP
to second on wild pitch
OAK 1 - HOU 1
Top 7th: Oakland
Coco CrispDFP
homered to left
OAK 2 - HOU 1
Bottom 7th: Houston
Robbie GrossmanDFP
singled to shallow right,
Matt DomínguezDFP
scored,
Carlos CorporánDFP
to third
OAK 2 - HOU 2
José AltuveDFP
singled to right center,
Carlos CorporánDFP
scored,
Robbie GrossmanDFP
to third
OAK 2 - HOU 3
Top 9th: Oakland
Eric SogardDFP
singled to shallow left center,
Craig GentryDFP
scored
OAK 3 - HOU 3
Sam FuldDFP
homered to right,
Coco CrispDFP
scored
OAK 5 - HOU 3
Bottom 9th: Houston
Chris CarterDFP
homered to right
OAK 5 - HOU 4

Pitching Details

Batting

Oakland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Coco CrispDFP
DH
5 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 3 .253
Sam FuldDFP
CF-RF
5 1 3 2 1 0 1 0 1 .261
Josh DonaldsonDFP
3B
3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .253
Stephen VogtDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3 .313
Brandon MossDFP
LF-RF-LF
3 0 1 0 0 2 2 0 0 .248
Derek NorrisDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 6 .275
Josh ReddickDFP
RF
2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .257
Jonny GómesDFP
PH-LF
1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .241
Craig GentryDFP
PR-CF
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .264
Alberto CallaspoDFP
2B
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .235
Andy ParrinoDFP
SS
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
Eric SogardDFP
SS-2B
3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 .219
Totals 33 5 10 5 2 7 9 1 18
Batting
2B - S Fuld (13, B Peacock); B Moss (20, B Peacock)
HR - C Crisp (9, 7th inning off K Chapman 0 on, 1 Out), S Fuld (3, 9th inning off C Qualls 1 on, 2 Out)
SF - J Gomes
RBI - C Crisp (44), S Fuld 2 (26), J Gomes (37), E Sogard (18)
2-out RBI - S Fuld 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Norris 4, A Callaspo 1
GIDP - J Donaldson, A Callaspo
Team LOB - 10
Running
SB - C Gentry (20, 2nd base off C Qualls/C Corporan)
Fielding
E - E Sogard (7, field)
DP - 1 (J Donaldson-E Sogard-S Vogt)

Houston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Robbie GrossmanDFP
LF
4 0 2 1 0 1 1 0 1 .215
José AltuveDFP
2B
5 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 3 .332
Chris CarterDFP
DH
5 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 3 .229
Dexter FowlerDFP
CF
5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .274
Jesús GuzmánDFP
1B
2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 .193
Jon SingletonDFP
PH-1B
1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .185
Matt DomínguezDFP
3B
2 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .222
Jake MarisnickDFP
RF
3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .267
Carlos CorporánDFP
C
4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 .240
Gregorio PetitDFP
SS
2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .295
Marwin GonzálezDFP
PH-SS
2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 5 .264
Totals 35 4 9 3 1 3 14 3 22
Batting
2B - G Petit (5, D Pomeranz)
HR - C Carter (33, 9th inning off E O'Flaherty 0 on, 2 Out)
S - M Dominguez
RBI - R Grossman (31), J Altuve (44), C Carter (78)
2-out RBI - R Grossman, J Altuve, C Carter
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Altuve 1, C Carter 2, J Singleton 1, M Dominguez 1, M Gonzalez 2
GIDP - J Altuve
Team LOB - 9
Running
SB - J Altuve 2 (49, 3rd base off R Cook/D Norris, 2nd base off D Otero/D Norris), J Guzman (3, 2nd base off D Pomeranz/D Norris)
Fielding
Outfield assists - D Fowler
DP - 2 (G Petit-J Altuve-J Guzman, G Petit-J Altuve-J Singleton)

Pitching

Oakland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Drew PomeranzDFP
5.1 3 1 0 1 7 0 1.20 2.66
Ryan CookDFP
(BS, 2)
1.0 1 2 2 0 3 0 1.08 3.30
Fernando AbadDFP
(BS, 1)
0.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.80 1.58
Dan OteroDFP
(W, 8-1)
1.1 2 0 0 2 3 0 1.10 2.21
Eric O'FlahertyDFP
(SV, 1)
1.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 0.98 1.76

Houston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Brad PeacockDFP
5.1 4 1 1 5 6 0 1.58 5.13
Kevin ChapmanDFP
1.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 1.89 7.82
José VerasDFP
1.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.27 2.86
Chad QuallsDFP
(L, 1-4)(BS, 4)
0.2 4 3 3 0 0 1 1.20 3.55
Mike FoltynewiczDFP
0.1 0 0 0 2 1 0 1.86 5.59
Pitching
WP - R Cook, B Peacock
IBB - J Marisnick (by D Otero)
HBP - M Dominguez (by R Cook); J Donaldson (by B Peacock)
Pitches-strikes - D Pomeranz 82-52; R Cook 22-14; F Abad 10-6; D Otero 38-20; E O'Flaherty 8-7; B Peacock 107-60; K Chapman 16-10; J Veras 15-9; C Qualls 17-13; M Foltynewicz 16-6
Ground balls-fly balls - D Pomeranz 6-3; R Cook 0-0; F Abad 0-0; D Otero 1-0; E O'Flaherty 1-1; B Peacock 3-6; K Chapman 0-4; J Veras 1-1; C Qualls 3-3; M Foltynewicz 0-0
Batters faced - D Pomeranz 21; R Cook 5; F Abad 2; D Otero 8; E O'Flaherty 4; B Peacock 24; K Chapman 5; J Veras 4; C Qualls 6; M Foltynewicz 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:43.
Umpires: HP--Paul Emmel. 1B--Toby Basner. 2B--Mike DiMuro. 3B--Mike Estabrook.
Weather: INDOORS
Wind: 0 mph, .
Attendance: 14,791.