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Game Story

Even as their once-promising season continues to unravel, the Oakland Athletics are trying to keep a positive outlook. It's a task that's getting more difficult for manager Bob Melvin's club with each passing day. Chris Carter hit his 36th homer and drove in three runs against his former team to...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Hou 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 4 7 2
Oak 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 0

Scoring Summary

Top 3rd: Houston
Jon SingletonDFP
homered (378 ft.) to deep right center
HOU 1 - OAK 0
Bottom 3rd: Oakland
Derek NorrisDFP
singled to shallow right,
Alberto CallaspoDFP
scored,
Craig GentryDFP
to third,
Josh DonaldsonDFP
to second.
Craig GentryDFP
scored,
Josh DonaldsonDFP
to third on error
HOU 1 - OAK 2
Adam DunnDFP
singled to shallow right,
Josh DonaldsonDFP
scored,
Derek NorrisDFP
to second
HOU 1 - OAK 3
Top 4th: Houston
Chris CarterDFP
singled to center,
José AltuveDFP
scored
HOU 2 - OAK 3
Top 6th: Houston
Chris CarterDFP
homered (415 ft.) to deep left center,
José AltuveDFP
scored
HOU 4 - OAK 3

Pitching Details

Batting

Houston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Robbie GrossmanDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .212
Alex PresleyDFP
LF
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
José AltuveDFP
2B
4 2 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .341
Dexter FowlerDFP
CF
4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 .274
Chris CarterDFP
DH
4 1 2 3 1 0 1 0 0 .234
Jason CastroDFP
C
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .230
Marwin GonzálezDFP
SS
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .270
Matt DomínguezDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .224
Jon SingletonDFP
1B
3 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 .179
Jake MarisnickDFP
RF
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .252
Totals 34 4 7 4 2 0 12 1 5
Batting
HR - C Carter (36, 6th inning off J Samardzija 1 on, 2 Out), J Singleton (13, 3rd inning off J Samardzija 0 on, 1 Out)
RBI - C Carter 3 (85), J Singleton (42)
2-out RBI - C Carter 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Gonzalez 1
Team LOB - 3
Running
SB - J Altuve (51, 2nd base off J Samardzija/D Norris)
Fielding
E - D Fowler (5, field); J Marisnick (1, field)
DP - 1 (M Dominguez-J Castro-J Singleton)

Oakland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Coco CrispDFP
CF
5 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 1 .253
Craig GentryDFP
RF
4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .257
Josh DonaldsonDFP
3B
3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 .253
Derek NorrisDFP
C
4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .273
Jonny GómesDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .235
Sam FuldDFP
PH-LF
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .251
Adam DunnDFP
DH
3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .227
Jed LowrieDFP
SS
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .239
Billy BurnsDFP
PR
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Andy ParrinoDFP
SS
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .146
Nate FreimanDFP
1B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .233
Alberto CallaspoDFP
2B
4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .230
Totals 35 3 7 2 0 2 7 1 15
Batting
RBI - D Norris (50), A Dunn (59)
2-out RBI - A Dunn
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Norris 1, J Lowrie 1, N Freiman 1
GIDP - J Donaldson
Team LOB - 8
Running
SB - C Crisp (17, 2nd base off J Veras/J Castro)

Pitching

Houston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Brett OberholtzerDFP
(W, 5-10)
6.1 7 3 3 2 1 0 1.37 4.38
José VerasDFP
(HLD, 3)
0.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.25 2.63
Tony SippDFP
(SV, 3)
2.0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0.82 3.07

Oakland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jeff SamardzijaDFP
(L, 4-5)
7.0 6 4 4 0 9 2 0.96 3.70
Ryan CookDFP
1.1 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.05 3.28
Fernando AbadDFP
0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.80 1.55
Pitching
WP - T Sipp
HBP - A Dunn (by B Oberholtzer)
Pitches-strikes - B Oberholtzer 102-64; J Veras 13-9; T Sipp 29-21; J Samardzija 103-76; R Cook 14-11; F Abad 8-5
Ground balls-fly balls - B Oberholtzer 11-8; J Veras 0-0; T Sipp 0-2; J Samardzija 7-8; R Cook 1-0; F Abad 2-1
Batters faced - B Oberholtzer 29; J Veras 2; T Sipp 7; J Samardzija 27; R Cook 4; F Abad 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:08.
Umpires: HP--Marvin Hudson. 1B--Doug Eddings. 2B--Cory Blaser. 3B--Jim Joyce.
Weather: 63 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 7 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 21,130.