13-15
9 - 8
10-20

Game Story

HOUSTON (AP) -- Justin Smoak homered to cap an eight-run burst in the seventh inning, leading Hisashi Iwakuma and the Seattle Mariners over the Houston Astros 9-8 Saturday.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Sea 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 0 0 9 9 1
Hou 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 2 0 8 11 2

Scoring Summary

Bottom 3rd: Houston
Jonathan VillarDFP
tripled to deep center,
Marwin GonzálezDFP
scored
SEA 0 - HOU 1
José AltuveDFP
hit sacrifice fly to deep center,
Jonathan VillarDFP
scored
SEA 0 - HOU 2
Top 6th: Seattle
Robinson CanóDFP
singled to shallow left,
Stefen RomeroDFP
scored
SEA 1 - HOU 2
Top 7th: Seattle
Mike ZuninoDFP
walked,
Justin SmoakDFP
scored,
Cole GillespieDFP
to third,
Brad MillerDFP
to second
SEA 2 - HOU 2
Michael SaundersDFP
doubled to shallow right,
Cole GillespieDFP
and
Brad MillerDFP
scored,
Mike ZuninoDFP
to third
SEA 4 - HOU 2
Stefen RomeroDFP
singled to shallow left,
Mike ZuninoDFP
scored,
Michael SaundersDFP
to third
SEA 5 - HOU 2
Robinson CanóDFP
singled to right,
Michael SaundersDFP
scored,
Stefen RomeroDFP
to second,
Stefen RomeroDFP
out at third
SEA 6 - HOU 2
Kyle SeagerDFP
doubled to deep left,
Robinson CanóDFP
scored,
Kyle SeagerDFP
to third on shortstop
Jonathan VillarDFP
's fielding error
SEA 7 - HOU 2
Justin SmoakDFP
homered to deep left,
Kyle SeagerDFP
scored
SEA 9 - HOU 2
Bottom 7th: Houston
Chris CarterDFP
homered to left
SEA 9 - HOU 3
Jonathan VillarDFP
homered to left,
Marwin GonzálezDFP
scored
SEA 9 - HOU 5
Dexter FowlerDFP
singled,
José AltuveDFP
to third,
José AltuveDFP
scored on shortstop
Brad MillerDFP
's fielding error
SEA 9 - HOU 6
Bottom 8th: Houston
Chris CarterDFP
tripled to deep center,
Matt DomínguezDFP
scored
SEA 9 - HOU 7
Alex PresleyDFP
singled to shallow right,
Chris CarterDFP
scored
SEA 9 - HOU 8

Pitching Details

Batting

Seattle

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Michael SaundersDFP
CF
5 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 .250
Stefen RomeroDFP
RF
5 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 .234
Robinson CanóDFP
2B
5 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 .288
Corey HartDFP
DH
5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .213
Kyle SeagerDFP
3B
5 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .237
Justin SmoakDFP
1B
3 2 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 .242
Cole GillespieDFP
LF
3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .250
Brad MillerDFP
SS
2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .188
Mike ZuninoDFP
C
2 1 0 1 0 2 1 0 1 .265
Totals 35 9 9 9 1 5 5 0 7
Batting
2B - M Saunders (3, J Cisnero); K Seager (6, R Valdes); J Smoak (7, D Keuchel)
3B - S Romero (1, D Keuchel)
HR - J Smoak (4, 7th inning off R Valdes 1 on, 2 Out)
RBI - M Saunders 2 (6), S Romero (2), R Cano 2 (16), K Seager (16), J Smoak 2 (17), M Zunino (14)
2-out RBI - K Seager, J Smoak 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Seager 1, C Gillespie 1
Reached via catcher's interference - B Miller
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
E - B Miller (3, field)
DP - 1 (K Seager-R Cano-J Smoak)

Houston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
José AltuveDFP
2B
3 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 4 .290
Dexter FowlerDFP
CF
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .238
Jason CastroDFP
C
5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .209
Matt DomínguezDFP
3B
4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 .235
Marc KraussDFP
1B
5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .145
Chris CarterDFP
DH
4 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 .169
Alex PresleyDFP
RF
4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .230
Marwin GonzálezDFP
LF
3 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
Jonathan VillarDFP
SS
3 2 2 3 1 1 0 0 0 .256
Totals 35 8 11 7 2 3 5 1 10
Batting
2B - M Dominguez (5, Y Medina); M Gonzalez (1, H Iwakuma)
3B - C Carter (1, Y Medina); J Villar (2, H Iwakuma)
HR - C Carter (4, 7th inning off H Iwakuma 0 on, 1 Out), J Villar (4, 7th inning off D Leone 1 on, 2 Out)
SF - J Altuve
RBI - J Altuve (10), C Carter 2 (10), A Presley (6), J Villar 3 (12)
2-out RBI - C Carter, A Presley, J Villar 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Altuve 3, M Dominguez 1
GIDP - M Krauss
Team LOB - 6
Running
SB - J Altuve (11, 2nd base off D Leone/M Zunino)
CS - D Fowler (2, 2nd base by J Beimel/M Zunino)
Fielding
E - J Castro (2, field); J Villar (4, field)
Outfield assists - A Presley

Pitching

Seattle

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Hisashi IwakumaDFP
(W, 1-0)
6.2 6 4 4 1 3 1 1.05 5.40
Dominic LeoneDFP
0.0 2 2 1 1 0 1 1.26 2.13
Joe BeimelDFP
(HLD, 4)
0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.36 3.27
Yoervis MedinaDFP
(HLD, 6)
0.1 3 2 2 1 0 0 1.61 4.61
Fernando RodneyDFP
(SV, 7)
1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.63 3.09

Houston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Dallas KeuchelDFP
(L, 2-2)
6.0 4 4 4 3 3 0 1.27 3.96
José CisneroDFP
(BS, 1)
0.2 3 3 3 1 0 0 2.45 7.36
Raúl ValdesDFP
0.1 2 2 2 0 0 1 2.18 12.27
Josh FieldsDFP
1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.68 8.74
Jérome WilliamsDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.71 6.35
Pitching
HBP - D Fowler (by F Rodney); M Gonzalez (by Y Medina)
Pitches-strikes - H Iwakuma 81-56; D Leone 15-7; J Beimel 10-6; Y Medina 17-7; F Rodney 25-15; D Keuchel 91-51; J Cisnero 13-6; R Valdes 4-4; J Fields 16-8; J Williams 7-7
Ground balls-fly balls - H Iwakuma 10-5; D Leone 1-1; J Beimel 1-0; Y Medina 1-1; F Rodney 0-2; D Keuchel 14-1; J Cisnero 2-1; R Valdes 0-2; J Fields 0-2; J Williams 1-1
Batters faced - H Iwakuma 26; D Leone 3; J Beimel 1; Y Medina 6; F Rodney 5; D Keuchel 26; J Cisnero 5; R Valdes 3; J Fields 4; J Williams 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:24.
Umpires: HP--James Hoye. 1B--Mark Wegner. 2B--John Tumpane. 3B--Bob Davidson.
Weather: INDOORS
Wind: 0 mph, .
Attendance: 15,798.