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    Final123456789RHE
    Seattle «1041100108120
    Houston0102100217111
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:B.Maurer(1-0) L:C.McHugh(2-1) S:D.Farquhar (1)
    HR: SEA- None HOU- A.Presley (3), J.Villar (5)



    ***   Houston Bottom 9th   ***

    - Matt Dominguez struck out swinging to end the game.
    - L.J. Hoes is pinch-running for Jason Castro at first.
    - Jason Castro single to center scored Jose Altuve with two outs. Runner on first and Matt Dominguez due up.
    - Dexter Fowler grounded out to first. Runner on second with two outs and Jason Castro due up.
    - Jose Altuve doubled to left. Runner on second with one out and Dexter Fowler due up.
    - Jonathan Villar grounded out first to pitcher. None on with one out and Jose Altuve due up.

    Seattle 8, Houston 6


    ***   Seattle Top 9th   ***

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    - Justin Smoak flied out to center to end the inning.
    - Abraham Almonte stole second. Runner on second with two outs and Justin Smoak at the plate.
    - Kyle Seager struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Justin Smoak due up.
    - Abraham Almonte is pinch-running for Corey Hart at first.
    - Corey Hart grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Robinson Cano out at second. Runner on first with one out and Kyle Seager due up.
    - Robinson Cano singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Corey Hart due up.
    - Darin Downs starts the inning for the Astros.

    Seattle 8, Houston 6


    ***   Houston Bottom 8th   ***

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    - Marwin Gonzalez struck out looking to end the inning.
    - Chris Carter flied out to right. Runner on first with two outs and Marwin Gonzalez due up.
    - George Springer flied out to center. Runner on first with one out and Chris Carter due up.
    - Pinch-Hitter Marc Krauss single to right scored Jason Castro and Matt Dominguez with none out. Runner on first and George Springer due up.
    - Marc Krauss replaces the announced pinch-hitter Jesus Guzman.
    - Danny Farquhar enters the game for the Mariners with runners on second and third and none out.
    - Jesus Guzman is pinch-hitting for Alex Presley.
    - Matt Dominguez ground-rule double to right. On the play, Jason Castro advances to third. Runners on second and third with none out and Alex Presley due up.
    - Jason Castro singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Matt Dominguez due up.
    - Charlie Furbush starts the inning for the Mariners.

    Seattle 8, Houston 4


    ***   Seattle Top 8th   ***

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    - Willie Bloomquist grounded out short to first to end the inning.
    - Michael Saunders flied out to center. Runner on first with two outs and Willie Bloomquist due up.
    - John Buck single to right scored Stefen Romero with one out. Runner on first and Michael Saunders due up.
    - Dustin Ackley grounded out second to first. On the play, Stefen Romero advances to third. Runner on third with one out and John Buck due up.
    - Stefen Romero doubled to left. Runner on second with none out and Dustin Ackley due up.

    Seattle 7, Houston 4


    ***   Houston Bottom 7th   ***

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    - Dexter Fowler lined out to pitcher to end the inning.
    - Jose Altuve grounded out third to first. None on with two outs and Dexter Fowler due up.
    - Jonathan Villar struck out swinging. None on with one out and Jose Altuve due up.

    Seattle 7, Houston 4


    ***   Seattle Top 7th   ***

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    - Justin Smoak flied out to left to end the inning.
    - Kyle Seager grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Justin Smoak due up.
    - Corey Hart popped out to second. None on with one out and Kyle Seager due up.

    Seattle 7, Houston 4


    ***   Houston Bottom 6th   ***

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    - Marwin Gonzalez flied out to center to end the inning.
    - Chris Carter grounded out pitcher to first. None on with two outs and Marwin Gonzalez due up.
    - George Springer struck out swinging. None on with one out and Chris Carter due up.
    - Tom Wilhelmsen starts the inning for the Mariners.

    Seattle 7, Houston 4


    ***   Seattle Top 6th   ***

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    - Robinson Cano grounded out second to first to end the inning.
    - Willie Bloomquist grounded out pitcher to first. None on with two outs and Robinson Cano due up.
    - Michael Saunders struck out swinging. None on with one out and Willie Bloomquist due up.

    Seattle 7, Houston 4


    ***   Houston Bottom 5th   ***

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    - Alex Presley flied out to center to end the inning.
    - Matt Dominguez struck out swinging. Runners on second and third with two outs and Alex Presley due up.
    - Dexter Fowler advances to second and Jose Altuve advances to third on a John Buck passed ball. Runners on second and third and with one out and Matt Dominguez at the plate.
    - Jason Castro flied out to left. Runners on first and second and with one out and Matt Dominguez due up.
    - Dexter Fowler singled to center. On the play, Jose Altuve advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Jason Castro due up.
    - Jose Altuve walked. Runner on first with none out and Dexter Fowler due up.
    - Jonathan Villar lead-off Home Run (5) to left. Jose Altuve due up.

    Seattle 7, Houston 3


    ***   Seattle Top 5th   ***

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    - John Buck grounded into a double play, second to first. On the play, Dustin Ackley out at second to end the inning.
    - Dustin Ackley bases loaded walk scored Corey Hart with one out. Bases loaded and John Buck due up.
    - Stefen Romero was hit-by-pitch. Bases loaded with one out and Dustin Ackley due up.
    - Justin Smoak struck out swinging. Runners on first and second and with one out and Stefen Romero due up.
    - Kyle Seager walked. Runners on first and second with none out and Justin Smoak due up.
    - Corey Hart singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Kyle Seager due up.
    - Jerome Williams starts the inning for the Astros.

    Seattle 6, Houston 3


    ***   Houston Bottom 4th   ***

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    - Marwin Gonzalez flied out to right to end the inning.
    - Chris Carter double to left scored Alex Presley and George Springer with two outs. Runner on second and Marwin Gonzalez due up.
    - George Springer singled to left. On the play, Alex Presley advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Chris Carter due up.
    - Alex Presley doubled to left. Runner on second with two outs and George Springer due up.
    - Matt Dominguez flied out to center. None on with two outs and Alex Presley due up.
    - Jason Castro struck out swinging. None on with one out and Matt Dominguez due up.

    Seattle 6, Houston 1


    ***   Seattle Top 4th   ***

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    - Robinson Cano grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.
    - Willie Bloomquist grounded into a fielder`s choice, third to second. On the play, Michael Saunders out at second. Runner on first with two outs and Robinson Cano due up.
    - Michael Saunders single to right scored John Buck with one out. Runner on first and Willie Bloomquist due up.
    - John Buck doubled to center. Runner on second with one out and Michael Saunders due up.
    - Dustin Ackley lined out to second. None on with one out and John Buck due up.

    Seattle 5, Houston 1


    ***   Houston Bottom 3rd   ***

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    -
    - Dexter Fowler flied out to right to end the inning.
    - Jose Altuve fouled out to first. None on with two outs and Dexter Fowler due up.
    - Jonathan Villar grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Jose Altuve due up.

    Seattle 5, Houston 1


    ***   Seattle Top 3rd   ***

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    - Stefen Romero flied out to right to end the inning.
    - Justin Smoak singled to right. On the play, Corey Hart advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Stefen Romero due up.
    - Kyle Seager flied out to center. Runner on first with two outs and Justin Smoak due up.
    - Corey Hart single to center scored Robinson Cano with one out. Runner on first and Kyle Seager due up.
    - Robinson Cano triple to right center scored Willie Bloomquist with one out. Runner on third and Corey Hart due up.
    - Willie Bloomquist double to right scored Dustin Ackley and John Buck with one out. Runner on second and Robinson Cano due up.
    - Michael Saunders struck out swinging. Runners on second and third with one out and Willie Bloomquist due up.
    - John Buck doubled to right. On the play, Dustin Ackley advances to third. Runners on second and third with none out and Michael Saunders due up.
    - Dustin Ackley walked. Runner on first with none out and John Buck due up.

    Seattle 1, Houston 1


    ***   Houston Bottom 2nd   ***

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    - Marwin Gonzalez grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.
    - Chris Carter popped out to short. None on with two outs and Marwin Gonzalez due up.
    - George Springer flied out to right. None on with one out and Chris Carter due up.
    - Alex Presley lead-off Home Run (3) to right. George Springer due up.

    Seattle 1, Houston 0


    ***   Seattle Top 2nd   ***

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    - Stefen Romero struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Justin Smoak grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Stefen Romero due up.
    - Kyle Seager flied out to left. None on with one out and Justin Smoak due up.

    Seattle 1, Houston 0


    ***   Houston Bottom 1st   ***

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    - Matt Dominguez popped out to short to end the inning.
    - Jason Castro walked. Runner on first with two outs and Matt Dominguez due up.
    - Dexter Fowler grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Jason Castro due up.
    - Jose Altuve struck out looking. None on with one out and Dexter Fowler due up.

    Seattle 1, Houston 0


    ***   Seattle Top 1st   ***

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    - Corey Hart struck out looking to end the inning.
    - Robinson Cano ground out to first scored Michael Saunders with two outs. None on and Corey Hart due up.
    - Willie Bloomquist struck out swinging. Runner on third with one out and Robinson Cano due up.
    - Michael Saunders advances to third on Collin McHugh`s throwing error on a pickoff attempt. Runner on third with none out and Willie Bloomquist at the plate.
    - Michael Saunders singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Willie Bloomquist due up.
    - UMPIRES: Home,Mark Wegner; First, John Tumpane; Second, Bob Davidson; Third, James Hoye;


    Final123456789RHE
    Seattle «1041100108120
    Houston0102100217111
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:B.Maurer(1-0) L:C.McHugh(2-1) S:D.Farquhar (1)
    HR: SEA- None HOU- A.Presley (3), J.Villar (5)


    SeattleABRHRBI2B3BHRWKAVG
    Michael Saunders CF512100002.263
    Willie Bloomquist SS511210001.250
    Robinson Cano 2B512201000.293
    Corey Hart DH512100001.223
      Abraham Almonte PR-DH000000000.198
    Kyle Seager 3B400000011.228
    Justin Smoak 1B501000001.240
    Stefen Romero RF311010001.240
    Dustin Ackley LF210100020.241
    John Buck C423120000.300
    Totals38812841037 
     
    HoustonABRHRBI2B3BHRWKAVG
    Jose Altuve 2B411010011.289
    Dexter Fowler CF501000000.236
    Jason Castro C412100011.221
      L.J. Hoes PR000000000.136
    Matt Dominguez DH511010002.233
    Alex Presley LF322110100.247
      Jesus Guzman PH000000000.217
      Marc Krauss PH-LF101200000.159
    George Springer RF411000001.185
    Chris Carter 1B401210000.172
    Marwin Gonzalez 3B400000001.290
    Jonathan Villar SS411100101.255
    Totals38711740227 


    E_C.McHugh. LOB_Seattle 7, Houston 6. 2B_W.Bloomquist, S.Romero, J.Buck 2, J.Altuve, M.Dominguez, A.Presley, C.Carter. 3B_R.Cano. HR_A.Presley (3) off B.Maurer, J.Villar (5) off B.Maurer. SB_A.Almonte (3). GIDP_J.Buck. DP_Houston 1 (J.Altuve and C.Carter).

    SeattleIPHRERBBSOHRPC-STERA
    Brandon Maurer (W 1-0)5.064423288-536.92
    Tom Wilhelmsen2.000002030-193.14
    Charlie Furbush0.02220006-37.71
    Danny Farquhar (S 1)2.031102033-221.59
     
    HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRPC-STERA
    Collin McHugh (L 2-1)4.086514085-582.79
    Jerome Williams4.032222062-406.00
    Darin Downs1.010001010-80.00


    C.Furbush pitched to 2 batters in the 8th.

    PB_J.Buck.
    HBP_by J.Williams (S.Romero).
    T_3:30. A_24996.
    Umpires_Home,Mark Wegner; First, John Tumpane; Second, Bob Davidson; Third, James Hoye.
    LEGEND
     
    2B = Double 3B = Triple
    AB = At Bat APP = Plate Appearance
    AVG = Batting Average BB = Base on Balls
    BF = Batters Faced BK = Balk
    CS = Caught Stealing DOU = Double
    ER = Error ERA = Earned Run Average
    H = Hits HBP = Hit by Pitch
    HR = Home Run IBB = Intentional Base on Balls
    IP = Innings Pitch K = Strike Out
    KL = Strike Out Looking L = Loss
    OBP = On Base Percentage R = Runs
    RBI = Runs Batted In S = Save
    SB = Stolen Base SF = Sacrifice Fly
    SH = Sacrifice Hit SLG = Slugging Percentage
    TRI = Triple W = Win
    WHIP = Walks + Hits / Innings Pitch WP = Wild Pitch
     

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