4-6
6 - 4
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Game Story

With an assist from the broadcast booth, the Houston Astros battered R.A. Dickey's knuckleball on Thursday night. Robbie Grossman and Jonathan Villar homered off Dickey and the Astros avoided a three-game sweep, beating the Toronto Blue Jays 6-4. The Astros prepared to face Dickey by taking swings...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
HOU 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 1 0 6 8 1
TOR 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 4 8 0
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Scoring Summary

Top 5th: Houston
Robbie GrossmanDFP
homered to deep right center,
Marc KraussDFP
scored
HOU 2 - TOR 0
Bottom 5th: Toronto
Colby RasmusDFP
homered to deep right center
HOU 2 - TOR 1
Top 7th: Houston
Jonathan VillarDFP
homered to deep center,
Matt DomínguezDFP
and
Robbie GrossmanDFP
scored
HOU 5 - TOR 1
Top 8th: Houston
Jason CastroDFP
homered to deep right center
HOU 6 - TOR 1
Bottom 9th: Toronto
Adam LindDFP
doubled to left center,
Dioner NavarroDFP
and
Colby RasmusDFP
scored
HOU 6 - TOR 3
Melky CabreraDFP
safe at first on pitcher
Anthony BassDFP
's throwing error,
Adam LindDFP
scored
HOU 6 - TOR 4

Pitching Details

Batting

Houston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Dexter FowlerDFP
CF
5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .381
Alex PresleyDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .192
Jason CastroDFP
C
4 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .179
José AltuveDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .297
Chris CarterDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .161
Marc KraussDFP
1B
3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .143
Matt DomínguezDFP
3B
3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .129
Robbie GrossmanDFP
LF
2 2 1 2 1 2 0 0 2 .088
Jonathan VillarDFP
SS
4 1 1 3 1 0 1 0 1 .226
Totals 33 6 8 6 3 4 8 0 9
Batting
2B - M Krauss (1, R Dickey); M Dominguez (2, R Dickey)
HR - J Castro (2, 8th inning off E Rogers 0 on, 0 Out), R Grossman (1, 5th inning off R Dickey 1 on, 1 Out), J Villar (2, 7th inning off R Dickey 2 on, 1 Out)
RBI - J Castro (4), R Grossman 2 (3), J Villar 3 (5)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Grossman 1
GIDP - D Fowler
Team LOB - 4
Running
Picked Off - J Altuve (1st base, R Dickey)
Fielding
E - A Bass (1, throw)
DP - 1 (J Villar-J Altuve-M Krauss)

Toronto

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Melky CabreraDFP
LF
5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333
Maicer IzturisDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .385
José BautistaDFP
RF
2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 .267
Edwin EncarnaciónDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .162
Dioner NavarroDFP
DH
3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .257
Brett LawrieDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .108
Colby RasmusDFP
CF
4 2 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .176
Josh TholeDFP
C
2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
Erik KratzDFP
PH-C
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .222
Jonathan DíazDFP
SS
2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .222
Moises SierraDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
Ryan GoinsDFP
SS
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .053
Adam LindDFP
PH
1 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .286
Totals 34 4 8 3 1 3 8 0 16
Batting
2B - M Cabrera 2 (2, D Keuchel, C Qualls); A Lind (3, J Fields)
HR - C Rasmus (1, 5th inning off D Keuchel 0 on, 1 Out)
S - M Izturis
RBI - C Rasmus (1), A Lind 2 (6)
2-out RBI - A Lind 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Izturis 1, E Encarnacion 2
GIDP - M Cabrera
Team LOB - 7
Fielding
DP - 1 (B Lawrie-M Izturis-E Encarnacion)

Pitching

Houston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Dallas KeuchelDFP
(W, 1-1)
7.0 5 1 1 2 6 1 1.42 3.75
Chad QuallsDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.91 4.91
Josh FieldsDFP
0.2 2 3 2 1 1 0 1.91 4.91
Anthony BassDFP
(SV, 1)
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.25 6.75

Toronto

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
R.A. DickeyDFP
(L, 1-2)
7.0 6 5 5 3 4 2 1.39 5.30
Esmil RogersDFP
1.0 2 1 1 0 3 1 1.74 5.68
Todd RedmondDFP
1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.11 0.00
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - D Keuchel 101-60; C Qualls 9-8; J Fields 22-13; A Bass 7-5; R Dickey 112-71; E Rogers 22-17; T Redmond 12-8
Ground balls-fly balls - D Keuchel 10-7; C Qualls 2-0; J Fields 1-1; A Bass 2-0; R Dickey 8-11; E Rogers 1-1; T Redmond 1-0
Batters faced - D Keuchel 27; C Qualls 4; J Fields 5; A Bass 2; R Dickey 29; E Rogers 5; T Redmond 3
Game Details
Game Time: 2:49.
Umpires: HP--Hunter Wendelstedt. 1B--Gabe Morales. 2B--Mike Estabrook. 3B--Jerry Layne.
Weather: INDOORS
Wind: 0 mph, .
Attendance: 15,778.