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MLB Box Score - Houston vs. Chicago

American League
MIN 5
DET 6
NYY 5
OAK 0
ANA 10
KC 8
BAL 3
SEA 4
TEX 11
TB 5
CLE 1
TOR 11
CHW 7
BOS 3
National League
SD 3
ATL 2
PHI 5
WAS 4
HOU 12
CHC 7
SF 7
STL 3
MIL 3
CIN 7
PIT 3
NYM 7
COL 1
LA 7
FLA 4
ARI 15
All times are US/Eastern

Astros 12, Cubs 7

Final
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Houston
(20-34)
20103120312162
Chi. Cubs
(23-29)
3111000017103
W: S. Escalona (1-0) L: J. Samardzija (3-1)
HR: HOU - C. Barmes (2),H. Pence (7),J. Towles (3),J. Keppinger (1)   CHC - C. Pena (7)
 
Houston Astros
HittersABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Michael Bourn, CF5330000 .271
Clint Barmes, SS5112022 .215
Hunter Pence, RF4432101 .312
Carlos Lee, LF4121101 .251
Jeff Keppinger, 2B5134003 .462
Brett Wallace, 1B5110011 .308
Chris Johnson, 3B5021022 .215
J.R. Towles, C5111011 .205
Aneury Rodriguez, P1000000 .000
   a- Bill Hall, PH1000000 .224
    Sergio Escalona, P0000000 .000
   b- Matt Downs, PH1000000 .246
    Enerio Del Rosario, P0000000 .000
   c- Jason Michaels, PH1000000 .147
    Wilton Lopez, P0000000 .000
   d- Angel Sanchez, PH1000002 .260
    Mark Melancon, P0000000 .000
Totals4312161126  
a-fouled out for A. Rodriguez in the 5th
b-flied out for Escalona in the 6th
c-flied out for Del Rosario in the 8th
d-grounded out for Lopez in the 9th
Batting
2B - Hunter Pence (17, Lopez), Carlos Lee (11, Maine), Jeff Keppinger (2, Lopez), Chris Johnson (8, Grabow)
3B - Michael Bourn (3, Lopez)
HR - Clint Barmes (2, Lopez), Hunter Pence (7, Lopez), Jeff Keppinger (1, Maine), J.R. Towles (3, Samardzija)
RBI - Clint Barmes 2 (6), Hunter Pence 2 (40), Carlos Lee (27), Jeff Keppinger 4 (5), Chris Johnson (25), J.R. Towles (6)
2-OUT RBI - Carlos Lee (12), Jeff Keppinger (2), Chris Johnson (7)
SB - Michael Bourn (19, 3rd base off Lopez/Soto)
Team LOB - 6
Fielding
DP - Barmes-Keppinger-Wallace
E - Hunter Pence (4, Dropped fly), J.R. Towles (2, Throwing)
Chicago Cubs
HittersABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Kosuke Fukudome, RF3110210 .315
Darwin Barney, 2B5110013 .311
Starlin Castro, SS5221000 .320
Aramis Ramirez, 3B5110003 .279
Carlos Pena, 1B5113011 .221
Alfonso Soriano, LF1000000 .271
    Blake DeWitt, LF4031000 .280
Tony Campana, CF3110102 .286
Geovany Soto, C2000123 .222
Rodrigo Lopez, P2000011 .000
    Jeff Samardzija, P1000002 .000
    John Grabow, P0000000 .000
   a- D.J. LeMahieu, PH1000001 .000
    Scott Maine, P0000000 .000
Totals37710546  
a-grounded into a double play for Grabow in the 8th
Batting
2B - Starlin Castro (13, Melancon)
3B - Darwin Barney (3, A. Rodriguez), Blake DeWitt (1, A. Rodriguez)
HR - Carlos Pena (7, A. Rodriguez)
RBI - Starlin Castro (25), Carlos Pena 3 (24), Blake DeWitt (5)
2-OUT RBI - Carlos Pena 2 (5), Blake DeWitt (5)
SB - Starlin Castro (5, 2nd base off A. Rodriguez/Towles), Tony Campana 4 (5, 2nd base off A. Rodriguez/Towles, off A. Rodriguez/Towles, 2nd base off A. Rodriguez/Towles, 3rd base off Escalona/Towles)
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
Outfield Assists - Blake DeWitt 1
DP - Barney-Pena-Castro
E - Darwin Barney (5, Misplayed grounder), Starlin Castro (10, Misplayed grounder), Geovany Soto (3, Throwing)
Houston Astros
PitchersIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Aneury Rodriguez 4764241 5.40
Sergio Escalona (W,1-0) 1100110 3.38
Enerio Del Rosario (H,1) 2100010 3.00
Wilton Lopez (H,6) 1000100 2.49
Mark Melancon 1111000 2.13
HBP - Soto (by Wilton Lopez)
Pitches-Strikes - Aneury Rodriguez 74-46, Sergio Escalona 16-10, Enerio Del Rosario 25-16, Wilton Lopez 20-13, Mark Melancon 13-7
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Aneury Rodriguez 3-6, Sergio Escalona 2-0, Enerio Del Rosario 4-1, Wilton Lopez 2-0, Mark Melancon 3-0
Batters Faced - Aneury Rodriguez 22, Sergio Escalona 5, Enerio Del Rosario 7, Wilton Lopez 4, Mark Melancon 4
Chicago Cubs
PitchersIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Rodrigo Lopez 4.21066042 11.57
Jeff Samardzija (L,3-1) 1.2222121 3.90
John Grabow 1.2110000 4.09
Scott Maine 1333101 10.29
WP - Jeff Samardzija 2 (3)
Pitches-Strikes - Rodrigo Lopez 87-64, Jeff Samardzija 30-16, John Grabow 25-15, Scott Maine 28-17
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Rodrigo Lopez 3-7, Jeff Samardzija 1-2, John Grabow 4-1, Scott Maine 3-0
Batters Faced - Rodrigo Lopez 24, Jeff Samardzija 8, John Grabow 6, Scott Maine 7
Game Information
Attendance - 30450
Game Time - 3:23
Temperature - 88
Umpires - Home - Mike Everitt, First Base - Chris Guccione, Second Base - Cory Blaser, Third Base - Mike Winters