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Game Preview: HOU @ TOR, 7:07pm, Friday, May 20, 2011 @Rogers Centre

Astros, 15-29, 15-29 6th, 10½ GB, 10 GB in WC

SP: Aneury Rodriguez (23, RHP, 0-2, 6.26)

2011 Gamelogs / 2011 Splits / vs. TOR Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2011 (0-2) 23.0 23 21 16 10 15 5 6.26
Last 7 GS 0-2 15.0 14 12 10 6 8 3 6.00 44
2011-05-15 NYM L 5.0 5 7 5 4 2 1 91 31
2011-05-09 CIN L 5.0 8 5 5 1 3 2 81 33
2011-05-04 @CIN ND 5.0 1 0 0 1 3 0 83 67
Has never faced TOR as starter.
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    9-13   Road:    6-16   ExtrInn: 1-1 
 vsRHP:   9-22   vsLHP:   6-7    1-Run:   7-7 
 vsEast:  4-10   vsCntrl: 9-17   vsWest:  2-2  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 44 Thu, May 19  @STL  L   2-4       15-29  6th 10.5 gb
 43 Wed, May 18  @STL  L   1-5       15-28  6th 10.0 gb
 42 Tue, May 17  @ATL  L   1-3 (11)  15-27  6th 10.0 gb
 41 Mon, May 16  @ATL  L   2-3       15-26  6th  9.0 gb
 40 Sun, May 15   NYM  L   4-7       15-25  6th  8.0 gb
 39 Sat, May 14   NYM  W   7-3       15-24  6th  7.0 gb
 38 Fri, May 13   NYM  L   4-6       14-24  6th  7.5 gb
 37 Wed, May 11   CIN  W   4-3       14-23  6th  7.0 gb
 36 Tue, May 10   CIN  L   3-7       13-23  6th  8.0 gb
 35 Mon, May  9   CIN  L   1-6       13-22  6th  7.0 gb
 Last 10: 2-8    Last 20: 6-14   Last 30:11-19
Blue Jays, 22-21, 22-21 4th, 2½ GB, 1½ GB in WC

SP: Jo-Jo Reyes (26, LHP, 0-3, 4.75)

2011 Gamelogs / 2011 Splits / vs. HOU Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2011 (0-3) 41.2 55 31 22 12 30 3 4.75
2010 (0-0) 3.1 10 9 9 3 2 2 24.30
2009 (0-2) 27.0 27 25 21 13 21 4 7.00
Last 7 GS 0-3 38.1 46 26 17 11 27 3 3.99 47
2011-05-14 @MIN ND 5.2 10 3 2 1 6 1 107 44
2011-05-08 DET L 7.0 8 5 5 1 1 1 81 41
2011-05-03 @TBR ND 6.0 4 1 1 1 4 0 92 63
2011-04-27 @TEX ND 2.2 5 6 0 1 1 0 53 36
2011-04-22 TBR ND 7.0 6 4 4 1 6 0 100 54
2011-04-16 @BOS L 3.0 7 4 4 5 3 1 94 27
2011-04-10 @LAA L 7.0 6 3 1 1 6 0 119 62
Last 5 v.HOU 1-1 19.1 23 15 14 12 9 2 6.52 39
2009-05-03 HOU ND 5.1 6 4 4 3 3 0 77 40
2008-07-05 HOU L 4.1 6 4 4 3 2 0 86 34
2007-09-28 @HOU W 6.2 7 2 2 2 3 0 106 53
2007-08-02 HOU ND 3.0 4 5 4 4 1 2 70 30
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   10-9    Road:   12-12   ExtrInn: 5-1 
 vsRHP:  15-17   vsLHP:   7-4    1-Run:   7-9 
 vsEast:  8-11   vsCntrl: 7-4    vsWest:  7-6  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 43 Thu, May 19   TBR  W   3-2       22-21  4th  2.5 gb
 42 Wed, May 18   TBR  L   5-6       21-21  4th  3.5 gb
 41 Mon, May 16  @DET  W   4-2       21-20  2nd  3.0 gb
 40 Sun, May 15  @MIN  W  11-3       20-20  3rd  3.0 gb
 39 Sat, May 14  @MIN  W   9-3 (11)  19-20  3rd  4.0 gb
 38 Fri, May 13  @MIN  W   2-0       18-20  3rd  5.0 gb
 37 Wed, May 11   BOS  W   9-3       17-20  3rd  4.5 gb
 36 Tue, May 10   BOS  W   7-6 (10)  16-20  4th  5.5 gb
 35 Mon, May  9   DET  L   5-10      15-20  4th  5.5 gb
 34 Sun, May  8   DET  L   2-5       15-19  4th  5.0 gb
 Last 10: 7-3    Last 20:11-9    Last 30:15-15
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Sun, Jun 12, 2005 HOU  3  TOR  0        W:Roy Oswalt (7-7), L: Josh Towers (5-5), S: none
Sat, Jun 11, 2005 HOU  6  TOR  3        W:Brad Lidge (2-2), L: Scott Schoeneweis (2-2), S: none
Fri, Jun 10, 2005 HOU  4  TOR  2        W:Wandy Rodriguez (2-2), L: Ted Lilly (3-7), S: Brad Lidge (16)
Season Series: 2011 -  0-0; 2010 -  0-0; 2009 -  0-0; All-Time - HOU leads 3-0

Key for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids on the next pageKey for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids Below

Batter vs. Pitcher totals are career totals. All others are year-to-date.

PA - Plate Appearances (AB+BB+HBP+SH+SF+CI)
BF - Batters Faced
BA - Batting Average
OBP - On-Base Percentage
SLG - Slugging Percentage
Last 28d - PA and OPS in the last 28 days.
SB/CS - Stolen Bases and Caught Stealing
HR/E - Home Runs and Errors Made
ERA-K/9 - Earned Run Average and SO per 9 IP
Total - Team totals for those categories.
Usage - See the note below the grid.
OPS - On-Base Percentage + Slugging Percentage (a good single number for measuring a player's hitting, avg. is .750 or so)
RA/G & RS/G - Runs scored and allowed per game.
PA/vRH - Plate Appearances overall/PA's vs. Right-handed Pitchers
Catcher Def. - Catcher Defense with each catcher's Stolen Bases, Caught Stealings, and Passed Balls allowed.
G/S/vB or G/S/vP - Links to the player's 2011 gamelogs, splits, or career batter vs. pitcher results
vLH/vRH - OPS vs. left-handed pitchers and vs. right-handed pitchers
Hm or Rd, Home or Road - OPS or OPS allowed in home or road games.
OF G: LF / CF / RF - A - Outfielders with the games played by position and their total number of assists
vs LHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against left-handed batters
vs RHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against right-handed batters
HR/SB/CS - Pitcher's Home Runs, Stolen Bases and Caught Stealings allowed
MLB Best, Middle, Worst
Astros Batters (3.98 RS/G) vs. Blue Jays Pitchers (4.28 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 37.Reyes*
G/S/vB
57.Camp
G/S/vB
29.Dotel
G/S/vB
50.Francisco
G/S/vB
54.Frasor
G/S/vB
44.Janssen
G/S/vB
60.Rauch
G/S/vB
34.Rzepczynski*
G/S/vB
33.Villanueva
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
12.Barmes G/S/vP 1/3.000 ··· ··· ··· 2/.500 1/.000 4/.750 ··· 4/1.000 70/51 .200/.314/.333/.648 .273/.785 .730 70/.648 0/0 1/1
19.Bogusevic* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 20/19 .313/.450/.313/.763 /.734 .857 20/.763 1/0 0/0
21.Bourn* G/S/vP 3/1.000 ··· 3/1.333 3/.666 ··· ··· 3/.666 ··· 11/.573 189/138 .260/.330/.343/.673 .494/.738 .614 108/.548 14/1 0/0
16.Downs G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 55/44 .286/.345/.571/.917 .473/1.030 .600 26/.983 0/0 3/2
22.Hall G/S/vP 6/.334 3/.000 5/.000 2/.000 7/.143 6/.567 5/.000 ··· ··· 140/106 .225/.279/.341/.620 .802/.562 .527 73/.654 0/1 2/2
23.Johnson G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/1.500 144/111 .206/.250/.360/.610 .438/.661 .578 75/.643 0/1 4/6
45.Lee G/S/vP 11/.955 8/.625 8/1.232 4/.750 1/no AB ··· 5/1.000 ··· 20/.929 168/130 .245/.274/.390/.664 .925/.587 .707 84/.716 1/0 4/3
4.Michaels G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 5/.000 3/.000 2/.000 ··· 6/.833 ··· 7/.953 27/15 .160/.222/.240/.462 .788/.205 .000 10/.600 0/0 0/0
9.Pence G/S/vP 8/.804 ··· 2/.000 3/.667 ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· 19/.790 194/146 .285/.335/.447/.782 .798/.777 .714 107/.781 2/0 5/3
55.Quintero G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/2.000 ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 104/90 .258/.291/.340/.631 .968/.584 .603 56/.510 1/0 0/4
36.Sanchez G/S/vP ··· ··· 3/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 145/108 .260/.314/.323/.637 .656/.629 .581 57/.571 1/0 1/6
46.Towles G/S/vP 3/.333 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 67/40 .224/.328/.379/.708 .731/.693 .751 39/.462 0/0 2/1
29.Wallace* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 162/130 .303/.379/.444/.823 .588/.882 .617 87/.839 1/0 3/2
IP 41.2 21.0 11.2 11.0 17.2 17.2 16.2 19.2 24.1 TOTAL .256/.312/.375/.688 .683/.689 .630 .675 33/5 25/38
ERA-K/9 4.75/6.5 2.14/4.7 6.17/12.3 3.27/9.8 1.53/9.7 1.53/6.1 2.70/4.9 2.75/8.2 1.48/7.8 3.80/7.7

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Quintero (22-9-1)
 Towles (16-1-0)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 195/.314 83/.260 59/.239 46/.154 73/.200 72/.215 64/.169 74/.179 87/.132 .240  Pence
 Lee
 Michaels
 Bourn
 Bogusevic
0/0/44/4
34/0/0/4
5/0/0/1
0/41/0/1
5/0/0/0
OPS .823 .707 .853 .667 .642 .538 .607 .496 .454 .706
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 45/.751 44/.947 27/1.427 30/.825 35/.487 42/.394 37/.641 40/.393 41/.583 .766
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 150/.841 39/.433 32/.460 16/.392 38/.783 30/.746 27/.556 34/.608 46/.342 .651
Home 78/.851 37/.659 16/.837 23/.804 43/.849 44/.671 30/.431 33/.628 48/.573
Last 28d days 97/.751 44/.795 36/.881 41/.583 34/.594 48/.482 29/.565 40/.583 51/.491
HR/SB/CS 3/5/1 1/1/1 3/0/0 3/4/0 2/5/0 0/1/2 3/0/0 1/0/1 2/2/0 42/31/11
Usage ·····X·· ····Xo·· ····Xo·· o··X··o· ·X···o·· ·o···o·· ·····X·· X··o·o·· ·X··X···
Blue Jays Batters (4.58 RS/G) vs. Astros Pitchers (5.18 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS
G/S/vB
66.Del Rosario
G/S/vB
52.Escalona*
G/S/vB
47.Fulchino
G/S/vB
59.Lopez
G/S/vB
54.Melancon
G/S/vB
43.Rodriguez
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
9.Arencibia G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 128/96 .235/.305/.496/.800 1.147/.687 .899 73/.734 0/0 7/2
19.Bautista G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 163/133 .360/.509/.816/1.325 1.612/1.263 1.526 88/1.489 4/1 16/2
11.Davis G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 102/80 .250/.294/.323/.617 .718/.590 .742 70/.748 12/4 0/1
10.Encarnacion G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/2.000 ··· 133/102 .244/.271/.339/.609 .427/.665 .614 73/.504 1/0 0/10
5.Escobar G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 2/2.000 1/no AB ··· ··· 181/140 .279/.358/.383/.741 .939/.683 .801 106/.663 1/1 3/3
2.Hill G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 3/.333 ··· 114/95 .231/.272/.298/.570 .433/.598 .458 46/.592 7/0 0/0
6.McDonald G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/no AB ··· 107/82 .211/.276/.326/.603 .667/.584 .685 71/.494 1/2 2/0
8.Molina G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· ··· ··· 54/42 .292/.358/.458/.817 1.667/.566 .899 28/.667 0/0 1/0
28.Nix G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 61/51 .212/.328/.365/.693 1.457/.563 .626 7/.000 3/0 2/3
16.Patterson* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 141/103 .280/.314/.447/.761 .878/.718 .729 96/.815 6/4 2/0
20.Rivera G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 150/119 .214/.307/.305/.612 .699/.589 .576 99/.731 2/2 3/0
IP 23.0 16.2 2.0 19.0 14.0 20.2 TOTAL .254/.327/.411/.737 .841/.707 .770 .752 45/16 46/31
ERA-K/9 6.26/5.9 4.32/4.3 4.50/9.0 3.79/8.5 3.21/6.4 2.18/6.1 /0.0 4.86/7.2

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Arencibia (19-7-3)
 Molina (12-4-1)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 103/.258 77/.328 7/.200 84/.247 61/.241 84/.234 / .282  Bautista
 Rivera
 Patterson
 Nix
 Davis
0/0/34/3
13/0/4/2
10/23/0/1
1/0/0/0
0/18/6/0
OPS .831 .811 .629 .768 .601 .588 .790
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 40/.664 25/.909 3/.667 39/.717 16/.842 31/.600 / .852
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 63/.935 52/.764 4/.500 45/.808 45/.510 53/.582 / .760
Road 39/.627 40/.897 3/.667 43/.688 26/.258 41/.652 /
Last 28d days 72/.802 31/.770 7/.629 42/.889 38/.438 38/.651 /
HR/SB/CS 5/5/0 1/3/1 0/0/0 3/2/0 0/1/0 1/2/0 // 48/38/10
Usage ·o··o··· ·o··o··· X·X···o· o··o·Xo· ··o··X··

Usage -- each character represents the number of pitches thrown by the pitcher for yesterday, two days ago, three days ago, ...., up to eight days ago:
· - did not pitch; o - less than 16 pitches; X - at least 16 pitches (the median relief outing)
An Example ( ·X···o·X ): Yesterday off, 16 or more pitches, three days off, less than 16 pitches, day off, 16 or more pitches (8 days ago). Yesterday is in bold for improved scanning.