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    Houston «12000004X780
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:J.Williams(1-1) L:S.Doolittle(0-2) S:R.Valdes (1)
    HR: OAK- B.Moss (4) HOU- D.Fowler (2), C.Carter (3)



    Oakland Top 1st
    - UMPIRES: Home,Jerry Meals; First, Paul Emmel; Second, Toby Basner; Third, Jordan Baker;
    - Coco Crisp doubled to left center. Runner on second with none out and Derek Norris due up.
    - Coco Crisp stole third. Runner on third with none out and Derek Norris at the plate.
    - Derek Norris singled to pitcher. Runners on first and third with none out and Jed Lowrie due up.
    - Jed Lowrie singled to left scoring Coco Crisp. On the play, Derek Norris advances to third. Runners on first and third with none out and Josh Donaldson due up.
    - Josh Donaldson grounded into a double play, short to second to first scoring Derek Norris, Jed Lowrie out at second. None on with two outs and Alberto Callaspo due up.
    - Alberto Callaspo walked. Runner on first with two outs and Josh Reddick due up.
    - Josh Reddick singled to right. On the play, Alberto Callaspo advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Craig Gentry due up.
    - Craig Gentry grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Josh Reddick out at second to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 1st
    - Jose Altuve grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Dexter Fowler due up.
    - Dexter Fowler one-out, solo Home Run (2) to right. Jason Castro due up.
    - Jason Castro struck out swinging. None on with two outs and George Springer due up.
    - George Springer grounded out short to first to end the inning.

    Oakland Top 2nd
    - Brandon Moss grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Nick Punto due up.
    - Nick Punto lined out to first. None on with two outs and Coco Crisp due up.
    - Coco Crisp grounded out first to pitcher to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 2nd
    - Marc Krauss walked. Runner on first with none out and Chris Carter due up.
    - Chris Carter none-out, two-run Home Run (3) to left center scoring Marc Krauss. Alex Presley due up.
    - Alex Presley flied out to center. None on with one out and Matt Dominguez due up.
    - Matt Dominguez grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Marwin Gonzalez due up.
    - Marwin Gonzalez flied out to center to end the inning.

    Oakland Top 3rd
    - Derek Norris doubled to left. Runner on second with none out and Jed Lowrie due up.
    - Jed Lowrie grounded out pitcher to first. Runner on second with one out and Josh Donaldson due up.
    - Josh Donaldson grounded out pitcher to first. Runner on second with two outs and Alberto Callaspo due up.
    - Alberto Callaspo grounded out short to first to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 3rd
    - Jose Altuve grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Dexter Fowler due up.
    - Dexter Fowler flied out to center. None on with two outs and Jason Castro due up.
    - Jason Castro struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Oakland Top 4th
    - Josh Reddick struck out swinging. None on with one out and Craig Gentry due up.
    - Craig Gentry struck out looking. None on with two outs and Brandon Moss due up.
    - Brandon Moss grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 4th
    - George Springer doubled to left center. Runner on second with none out and Marc Krauss due up.
    - Marc Krauss lined into a double play, right to third. On the play, George Springer out at third. None on with two outs and Chris Carter due up.
    - Chris Carter struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Oakland Top 5th
    - Nick Punto grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Coco Crisp due up.
    - Coco Crisp grounded out third to first. None on with two outs and Derek Norris due up.
    - Derek Norris struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 5th
    - Alex Presley singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Matt Dominguez due up.
    - Matt Dominguez grounded into a fielder`s choice, third to second. On the play, Alex Presley out at second. Runner on first with one out and Marwin Gonzalez due up.
    - Marwin Gonzalez struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Jose Altuve due up.
    - Jose Altuve grounded out short to first to end the inning.

    Oakland Top 6th
    - Jed Lowrie struck out looking. None on with one out and Josh Donaldson due up.
    - Josh Donaldson grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Alberto Callaspo due up.
    - Alberto Callaspo struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 6th
    - Dexter Fowler struck out swinging. None on with one out and Jason Castro due up.
    - Jason Castro struck out swinging. None on with two outs and George Springer due up.
    - George Springer struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Oakland Top 7th
    - Josh Reddick struck out swinging. None on with one out and Craig Gentry due up.
    - Craig Gentry walked. Runner on first with one out and Brandon Moss due up.
    - Brandon Moss singled to center. On the play, Craig Gentry advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Nick Punto due up.
    - Jerome Williams enters the games for the Astros with a man on first and second and one out.
    - Nick Punto singled to left. On the play, Brandon Moss advances to second and Craig Gentry advances to third. Bases loaded with one out and Coco Crisp due up.
    - Coco Crisp sacrifice fly out to left scoring Craig Gentry. Runners on first and second and with two outs and Derek Norris due up.
    - John Jaso is pinch-hitting for Derek Norris.
    - Pinch-Hitter John Jaso struck out looking to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 7th
    - John Jaso stays in the game playing catcher.
    - Marc Krauss flied out to right. None on with one out and Chris Carter due up.
    - Chris Carter walked. Runner on first with one out and Alex Presley due up.
    - Ryan Cook enters the game for the A`s with a man on first and one out.
    - Chris Carter advances to second on a passed ball. Runner on second with one out and Alex Presley at the plate.
    - Alex Presley grounded out second to first. On the play, Chris Carter advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Matt Dominguez due up.
    - Matt Dominguez struck out looking to end the inning.

    Oakland Top 8th
    - Jed Lowrie grounded out first to pitcher. None on with one out and Josh Donaldson due up.
    - Josh Donaldson singled to right. Runner on first with one out and Alberto Callaspo due up.
    - Alberto Callaspo grounded into a double play, pitcher to short to first. On the play, Josh Donaldson out at second to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 8th
    - Sean Doolittle starts the inning for the A`s.
    - Daric Barton replaces Alberto Callaspo at first base, batting 5th.
    - Marwin Gonzalez singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Jose Altuve due up.
    - Jose Altuve singled to right. On the play, Marwin Gonzalez advances to third. Runners on first and third with none out and Dexter Fowler due up.
    - Dexter Fowler singled to left scoring Marwin Gonzalez. On the play, Jose Altuve advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Jason Castro due up.
    - Jason Castro singled to right scoring Jose Altuve. On the play, Dexter Fowler advances to third. Runners on first and third with none out and George Springer due up.
    - Luke Gregerson enters the game for the Astros with runners on first and third and none out.
    - George Springer grounded out short to first scoring Dexter Fowler. On the play, Jason Castro advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Marc Krauss due up.
    - Jason Castro advances to third on a wild pitch. Runner on third with one out and Marc Krauss at the plate.
    - Marc Krauss grounded out third to first scoring Jason Castro. None on with two outs and Chris Carter due up.
    - Chris Carter struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Oakland Top 9th
    - Jesus Guzman replaces Marc Krauss at first base, batting 5th.
    - Josh Reddick singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Craig Gentry due up.
    - Craig Gentry walked. Runners on first and second with none out and Brandon Moss due up.
    - Brandon Moss none-out, three-run Home Run (4) to right scoring Josh Reddick and Craig Gentry. Nick Punto due up.
    - Nick Punto singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Coco Crisp due up.
    - Coco Crisp grounded into a fielder`s choice, pitcher to short. On the play, Nick Punto out at second. Runner on first with one out and John Jaso due up.
    - Raul Valdes enters the game for the Astros with a runner on first and one out.
    - John Jaso struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Jed Lowrie due up.
    - Jed Lowrie struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Oakland 6, Houston 7


    Final
    - Confirmed
    - WP: J.Williams (1-1); LP:S.Doolittle (0-2); S:R.Valdes (1).

    Oakland 6, Houston 7

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