with the ‘stros only scoring in the 5th and 7th and the M’s scoring in the 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th
ON the MOUND
Kikuchi’s see-saw started off on the upside: 4.1 innings of ZERO hits. Then, a couple of rough innings -5th and 7th- where he was sorta singled to death (including TWO of the 2-run variety). But, even though his final line wasn’t spectacular, good to see him get through SEVEN: 7IP-6H-5R-5ER-3BB-3SO
Way to go, Bully!
Steckenrider & Misiewicz combined for 2 innings of ONE hit, ZERO runs, walks and TWO Ks
AT the PLATE
and, oh that top o’ the order! Mitch + Ty + Kyle = SIX hits, FIVE RBI
Haniger extended his hitting streak to EIGHT games; recorded his 5th multi-hit game; has reached in all FOURTEEN!
Seager gets TWO in to take the team lead in RBI
White’s solo shot (his first of the season) tied it up in the 8th
France with a near homer had 2B in the 6th and got his FIRST career, game-winning hit!
IN the FIELD
TWO DPs for (involving France, Crawford and White but, in different order