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Game Story

Jason Castro broke out of his slump in a big way Thursday night. Castro hit a grand slam and Collin McHugh threw seven solid innings, leading the Houston Astros to a 4-2 victory over the Texas Rangers. In the fifth, he wiped out Texas' 2-0 lead with his second career grand slam. ''This one was...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tex 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 8 0
Hou 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 X 4 7 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Texas
Mike Carp grounded into double play, second to shortstop to first, Leonys Martín scored, Elvis Andrus out
TEX 1 - HOU 0
Top 3rd: Texas
Mike Carp hit sacrifice fly to left, Robinson Chirinos scored, Leonys Martín to third, Elvis Andrus to second
TEX 2 - HOU 0
Bottom 5th: Houston
Jason Castro homered (420 ft.) to deep right, José Altuve, Chris Carter and Dexter Fowler scored
TEX 2 - HOU 4

Pitching Details

Batting

Texas

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Leonys MartínCF 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .274
Elvis AndrusSS 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .268
Mike Carp1B 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .175
Adrián Béltre3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 .325
Jim AdduciRF 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .173
Daniel RobertsonRF 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .296
J.P. ArencibiaDH 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .170
Rougned Odor2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .245
Michael ChoiceLF 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .168
Robinson ChirinosC 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .236
Totals 33 2 8 1 0 0 8 0 11
Batting
2B - R Chirinos (14, C McHugh)
SF - M Carp
RBI - M Carp (13)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Andrus 1, J Adduci 2, R Odor 1
GIDP - M Carp
Team LOB - 6
Fielding
DP - 2 (R Odor-M Carp, E Andrus-M Carp)

Houston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Marwin GonzálezSS 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .265
José Altuve2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .332
Chris CarterDH 3 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 .230
Dexter FowlerCF 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .273
Jason CastroC 3 1 2 4 1 1 0 0 0 .227
Marc KraussLF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .199
Jon Singleton1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .182
Matt Domínguez3B 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .223
Jake MarisnickRF 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .261
Totals 29 4 7 4 1 4 4 0 14
Batting
HR - J Castro (13, 5th inning off R Mendez 3 on, 1 Out)
RBI - J Castro 4 (50)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Marisnick 3
GIDP - J Altuve, D Fowler
Team LOB - 7
Fielding
DP - 1 (J Altuve-M Gonzalez-J Singleton)

Pitching

Texas

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Nick Tepesch 4.1 5 2 2 3 1 0 1.36 4.44
Román Méndez(L, 0-1) 1.2 2 2 2 1 2 1 1.06 1.90
Phil Klein 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.80 2.70
Shawn Tolleson 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.13 2.86

Houston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Collin McHugh(W, 7-9) 7.0 8 2 2 0 6 0 1.12 2.99
Josh Fields(HLD, 8) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.29 4.73
Tony Sipp(SV, 2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.86 3.21
Pitching
WP - C McHugh
HBP - M Dominguez (by N Tepesch); J Marisnick (by R Mendez); M Choice (by C McHugh)
Pitches-strikes - N Tepesch 89-54; R Mendez 32-16; P Klein 14-8; S Tolleson 11-8; C McHugh 102-73; J Fields 16-9; T Sipp 14-11
Ground balls-fly balls - N Tepesch 8-2; R Mendez 3-0; P Klein 0-2; S Tolleson 1-1; C McHugh 8-4; J Fields 0-2; T Sipp 0-1
Batters faced - N Tepesch 21; R Mendez 8; P Klein 3; S Tolleson 3; C McHugh 29; J Fields 3; T Sipp 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:04.
Umpires: HP--Brian Gorman. 1B--David Rackley. 2B--Sean Barber. 3B--Tony Randazzo.
Weather: 84 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 11 mph, Out to Left.
Attendance: 16,399.