18-32
9 - 4
24-24

Game Story

George Springer hit the first pitch he saw in three days for a home run. The Houston rookie right fielder wasn't done, hitting another later in the game to help power the Astros past the Seattle Mariners 9-4 on Saturday night. ''That's pretty impressive, to sit out a couple games then the first...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Hou 2 0 0 0 5 2 0 0 0 9 11 1
Sea 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 4 8 1

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Houston
George SpringerDFP
homered to deep right,
José AltuveDFP
scored
HOU 2 - SEA 0
Bottom 1st: Seattle
Kyle SeagerDFP
safe at first on first baseman
Marc KraussDFP
's throwing error,
Stefen RomeroDFP
and
Robinson CanóDFP
scored,
Justin SmoakDFP
to second
HOU 2 - SEA 2
Top 5th: Houston
Jonathan VillarDFP
grounded into fielder's choice,
Chris CarterDFP
scored,
Alex PresleyDFP
out at second
HOU 3 - SEA 2
José AltuveDFP
singled to right,
Jonathan VillarDFP
scored
HOU 4 - SEA 2
George SpringerDFP
homered to deep left,
José AltuveDFP
scored
HOU 6 - SEA 2
Marc KraussDFP
singled to shallow right center,
Dexter FowlerDFP
scored,
Matt DomínguezDFP
to third
HOU 7 - SEA 2
Top 6th: Houston
Alex PresleyDFP
scored,
Jonathan VillarDFP
to third,
José AltuveDFP
to second on wild pitch
HOU 8 - SEA 2
George SpringerDFP
grounded out to shortstop,
Jonathan VillarDFP
scored
HOU 9 - SEA 2
Bottom 6th: Seattle
Michael SaundersDFP
grounded into fielder's choice,
Robinson CanóDFP
scored,
Kyle SeagerDFP
to third,
John BuckDFP
out at second
HOU 9 - SEA 3
Bottom 8th: Seattle
John BuckDFP
grounded out to third,
Kyle SeagerDFP
scored
HOU 9 - SEA 4

Pitching Details

Batting

Houston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
José AltuveDFP
2B
4 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 .322
Marwin GonzálezDFP
2B
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
George SpringerDFP
RF
5 2 2 5 2 0 0 0 1 .246
Dexter FowlerDFP
CF
4 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 .257
Jason CastroDFP
C
5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 .223
Matt DomínguezDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .249
Marc KraussDFP
1B
3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .177
Jesús GuzmánDFP
PH-1B
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .204
Chris CarterDFP
DH
5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .192
Alex PresleyDFP
LF
4 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 2 .215
Jonathan VillarDFP
SS
3 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 3 .207
Totals 39 9 11 8 2 5 4 1 14
Batting
2B - C Carter (11, B Maurer)
HR - G Springer 2 (6, 1st inning off B Maurer 1 on, 0 Out, 5th inning off B Maurer 1 on, 1 Out)
RBI - J Altuve (17), G Springer 5 (20), M Krauss (12), J Villar (16)
2-out RBI - M Krauss
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Castro 1, C Carter 1, A Presley 1, J Villar 1
Team LOB - 8
Running
SB - D Fowler (6, 2nd base off T Wilhelmsen/J Buck)
Fielding
E - M Krauss (2, throw)

Seattle

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
James JonesDFP
CF
5 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 1 .306
Stefen RomeroDFP
DH
3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .211
Robinson CanóDFP
2B
4 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .330
Nick FranklinDFP
SS
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .154
Justin SmoakDFP
1B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .233
Kyle SeagerDFP
3B
4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .248
John BuckDFP
C
4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 .222
Michael SaundersDFP
RF
4 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 3 .261
Dustin AckleyDFP
LF
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .252
Willie BloomquistDFP
SS-2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .192
Totals 36 4 8 3 0 1 11 1 12
Batting
3B - K Seager (1, D Downs)
RBI - K Seager (29), J Buck (2), M Saunders (16)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Romero 1, M Saunders 1, D Ackley 1
Team LOB - 6
Running
SB - J Jones (3, 2nd base off B Oberholtzer/J Castro)
Fielding
E - K Seager (6, field)

Pitching

Houston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Brett OberholtzerDFP
(W, 1-6)
6.0 6 3 2 1 8 0 1.52 5.32
Darin DownsDFP
1.1 2 1 1 0 2 0 1.09 2.45
Josh FieldsDFP
0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.65 8.47
Kyle FarnsworthDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.50 6.75

Seattle

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Brandon MaurerDFP
(L, 1-3)
4.1 6 6 6 1 2 2 1.66 6.99
Tom WilhelmsenDFP
1.2 2 3 3 4 1 0 1.39 3.04
Joe BeimelDFP
1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.33 2.40
Dominic LeoneDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.08 1.33
Charlie FurbushDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.54 5.27
Pitching
WP - T Wilhelmsen
Pitches-strikes - B Oberholtzer 97-71; D Downs 19-16; J Fields 5-5; K Farnsworth 10-7; B Maurer 72-45; T Wilhelmsen 52-27; J Beimel 19-13; D Leone 9-5; C Furbush 21-15
Ground balls-fly balls - B Oberholtzer 5-6; D Downs 2-2; J Fields 1-1; K Farnsworth 2-0; B Maurer 3-11; T Wilhelmsen 3-2; J Beimel 2-2; D Leone 2-1; C Furbush 2-2
Batters faced - B Oberholtzer 26; D Downs 6; J Fields 2; K Farnsworth 3; B Maurer 20; T Wilhelmsen 11; J Beimel 5; D Leone 3; C Furbush 5
Game Details
Game Time: 3:18.
Umpires: HP--Sean Barber. 1B--Tom Hallion. 2B--Paul Nauert. 3B--Eric Cooper.
Weather: 65 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 2 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 21,585.