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Houston Astros vs. Oakland Athletics, at Minute Maid Park, July 28, 2014 Matchups, Tickets, Preview

Date:
Monday, July 28, 2014
Start Time:
7:10ct (local), 8:10et
Venue:
Minute Maid Park
Tickets:
Series:
Game #1 of a 3-game series
Average Temp:
77° (based on last ten years)
Athletics
Manager:
Game #:
105
On This Date:
48-55
Astros
Manager:
Game #:
106
On This Date:
29-18
Season Series
Fri, Apr 18, 2014 OAK 11  HOU  3     
Sat, Apr 19, 2014 OAK  4  HOU  3     
Sun, Apr 20, 2014 OAK  4  HOU  1     
Thu, Apr 24, 2014 OAK 10 @HOU  1     
Fri, Apr 25, 2014 OAK 12 @HOU  5     
Sat, Apr 26, 2014 HOU  7  OAK  6     
Sun, Apr 27, 2014 HOU  5  OAK  1     
Tue, Jul 22, 2014 HOU  3 @OAK  2 (12)
Wed, Jul 23, 2014 OAK  9  HOU  7     
Thu, Jul 24, 2014 OAK 13  HOU  1     

Mon, Jul 28, 2014 OAK    @HOU  8:10pm
Tue, Jul 29, 2014 OAK    @HOU  8:10pm
Wed, Jul 30, 2014 OAK    @HOU  2:10pm
Mon, Aug 25, 2014 OAK    @HOU  8:10pm
Tue, Aug 26, 2014 OAK    @HOU  8:10pm
Wed, Aug 27, 2014 OAK    @HOU  8:10pm
Fri, Sep 05, 2014 HOU    @OAK 10:05pm
Sat, Sep 06, 2014 HOU    @OAK  4:05pm
Sun, Sep 07, 2014 HOU    @OAK  4:05pm

                         All times ET
65-39, 1st, 2 up / Schedule
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   34-17   Road:   31-22   ExtrInn:10-6 
 vsRHP:  47-29   vsLHP:  18-10   1-Run:  15-13
 vsEast: 18-11   vsCntrl:11-8    vsWest: 26-18 IL:10-2 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
104 Sun, Jul 27  @TEX  W   9-3       65-39  1st  2.0 up
103 Sat, Jul 26  @TEX  W   5-1       64-39  1st  2.0 up
102 Fri, Jul 25  @TEX  L   1-4       63-39  1st  2.0 up
101 Thu, Jul 24   HOU  W  13-1       63-38  1st  3.0 up
100 Wed, Jul 23   HOU  W   9-7       62-38  1st  2.0 up
 99 Tue, Jul 22   HOU  L   2-3 (12)  61-38  1st  2.0 up
 98 Sun, Jul 20   BAL  W  10-2       61-37  1st  1.5 up
 97 Sat, Jul 19   BAL  L   4-8       60-37  1st  1.5 up
 96 Fri, Jul 18   BAL  W   5-4       60-36  1st  1.5 up
 95 Sun, Jul 13  @SEA  W   4-1       59-36  1st  1.5 up
 Last 10: 7-3    Last 20:14-6    Last 30:19-11
42-63, 4th, 23½ GB, 21½ GB in WC / Schedule
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   21-31   Road:   21-32   ExtrInn: 5-3 
 vsRHP:  28-42   vsLHP:  14-21   1-Run:  12-18
 vsEast:  9-14   vsCntrl:11-11   vsWest: 18-28 IL: 4-10

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
105 Sun, Jul 27   MIA  L   2-4       42-63  4th 23.5 gb
104 Sat, Jul 26   MIA  L   3-7       42-62  4th 22.5 gb
103 Fri, Jul 25   MIA  L   0-2       42-61  4th 21.5 gb
102 Thu, Jul 24  @OAK  L   1-13      42-60  4th 21.5 gb
101 Wed, Jul 23  @OAK  L   7-9       42-59  4th 20.5 gb
100 Tue, Jul 22  @OAK  W   3-2 (12)  42-58  4th 19.5 gb
 99 Sun, Jul 20  @CHW  W  11-7       41-58  4th 20.5 gb
 98 Sat, Jul 19  @CHW  L   3-4       40-58  4th 20.5 gb
 97 Fri, Jul 18  @CHW  L   2-3       40-57  4th 20.5 gb
 96 Sun, Jul 13   BOS  L   0-11      40-56  4th 19.5 gb
 Last 10: 2-8    Last 20: 6-14   Last 30: 9-21
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Thu, Jul 24, 2014 OAK 13  HOU  1        W:Jeff Samardzija (4-8), L: Scott Feldman (4-8), S: none
Wed, Jul 23, 2014 OAK  9  HOU  7        W:Jesse Chavez (8-6), L: Brad Peacock (3-7), S: Sean Doolittle (15)
Tue, Jul 22, 2014 HOU  3 @OAK  2 (12)   W:Darin Downs (2-1), L: Fernando Abad (2-4), S: Chad Qualls (11)
Sun, Apr 27, 2014 HOU  5  OAK  1        W:Collin McHugh (2-0), L: Tommy Milone (0-2), S: none
Sat, Apr 26, 2014 HOU  7  OAK  6        W:Jerome Williams (1-1), L: Sean Doolittle (0-2), S: Raul Valdes (1)
Fri, Apr 25, 2014 OAK 12 @HOU  5        W:Luke Gregerson (1-1), L: Josh Fields (0-2), S: none
Thu, Apr 24, 2014 OAK 10 @HOU  1        W:Scott Kazmir (3-0), L: Brett Oberholtzer (0-4), S: none
Sun, Apr 20, 2014 OAK  4  HOU  1        W:Jesse Chavez (1-0), L: Brad Peacock (0-2), S: Luke Gregerson (3)
Sat, Apr 19, 2014 OAK  4  HOU  3        W:Dan Otero (3-0), L: Chad Qualls (0-1), S: none
Fri, Apr 18, 2014 OAK 11  HOU  3        W:Sonny Gray (3-0), L: Jarred Cosart (1-2), S: none
Season Series: 2014 - OAK over 7-3; 2013 - OAK won 15-4; 2012 -  0-0; All-Time - OAK leads 27-8

SP: Jesse Chavez (30, RHP, 8-6, 3.14)

2014 Gamelogs / 2014 Splits / vs. HOU Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2014 (8-6) 120.1 117 48 42 38 114 10 3.14
2013 (2-4) 57.1 50 27 25 20 55 3 3.92
2012 (1-1) 24.2 34 29 27 11 30 7 9.85
Last 7 GS 3-2 40.1 40 15 15 17 40 1 3.35 54
2014-07-23 HOU W 5.2 4 2 2 2 7 0 101 58
2014-07-12 @SEA L 5.2 10 3 3 2 6 1 102 41
2014-07-07 SFG W 6.0 4 0 0 2 9 0 101 71
2014-07-02 @DET L 5.0 8 5 5 4 5 0 105 32
2014-06-27 @MIA ND 5.0 6 4 4 3 5 0 98 41
2014-06-21 BOS ND 7.0 3 0 0 4 4 0 100 71
2014-06-15 NYY W 6.0 5 1 1 0 4 0 87 62
Last 5 v.HOU 2-0 16.2 16 8 7 7 18 1 3.78 52
2014-07-23 HOU W 5.2 4 2 2 2 7 0 101 58
2014-04-25 @HOU ND 5.0 8 5 4 2 5 0 90 36
2014-04-20 HOU W 6.0 4 1 1 3 6 1 103 63

SP: Brett Oberholtzer (24, LHP, 2-7, 4.32)

2014 Gamelogs / 2014 Splits / vs. OAK Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2014 (2-7) 77.0 90 38 37 19 51 6 4.32
2013 (4-5) 71.2 66 26 22 13 45 7 2.76
Last 7 GS 2-2 45.0 50 18 17 9 24 2 3.40 52
2014-07-22 @OAK ND 7.0 6 2 2 2 0 0 99 55
2014-07-12 BOS ND 6.1 11 2 2 0 3 1 102 46
2014-07-03 @LAA L 6.1 9 5 5 3 4 0 105 36
2014-06-28 DET ND 6.1 5 1 1 2 4 0 88 61
2014-05-30 BAL W 7.0 4 1 1 0 1 0 81 66
2014-05-24 @SEA W 6.0 6 3 2 1 8 0 97 57
2014-05-06 @DET L 6.0 9 4 4 1 4 1 105 41
Last 5 v.OAK 0-2 22.1 29 10 10 6 12 3 4.03 47
2014-07-22 @OAK ND 7.0 6 2 2 2 0 0 99 55
2014-04-24 OAK L 3.2 8 6 6 2 4 2 93 23
2014-04-19 @OAK ND 5.2 8 1 1 2 3 0 94 50
2013-09-07 @OAK L 6.0 7 1 1 0 5 1 100 59
Athletics Batters (5.04 RS/G) vs. Astros Pitchers (4.83 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 39.Oberholtzer*
G/S/vB
58.Buchanan
G/S/vB
56.Clemens
G/S/vB
38.Downs*
G/S/vB
35.Fields
G/S/vB
50.Qualls
G/S/vB
29.Sipp*
G/S/vB
55.Veras
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
7.Callaspo# G/S/vP 8/.875 ··· 5/.000 1/.000 4/.500 4/.500 3/.000 5/1.000 318/212 .234/.308/.309/.617 .501/.674 .543 38/.408 0/1 3/7
52.Cespedes G/S/vP 12/1.300 1/.000 4/1.833 1/.000 4/.750 1/2.000 1/.000 3/.000 419/313 .256/.305/.465/.771 .823/.753 .751 82/.561 2/2 17/4
4.Crisp# G/S/vP 7/.286 2/.500 8/1.250 ··· 1/no AB 1/.000 7/.453 7/.453 334/248 .274/.372/.416/.789 .695/.823 .756 64/.611 16/4 7/2
20.Donaldson G/S/vP 12/1.683 1/.000 6/.167 1/no AB 2/.500 2/.500 1/no AB 4/.250 451/345 .244/.326/.457/.783 1.076/.697 .787 86/.741 4/0 22/18
3.Gentry G/S/vP 11/.909 1/.000 2/2.000 ··· 2/1.000 ··· 2/.000 ··· 218/110 .264/.326/.299/.625 .660/.589 .517 57/.548 18/1 0/1
5.Jaso* G/S/vP ··· 2/2.000 2/1.000 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 3/.000 4/2.000 288/262 .286/.361/.471/.832 .487/.866 .703 66/.929 2/0 8/1
8.Lowrie# G/S/vP 12/.788 2/.000 6/1.000 2/.000 2/.000 2/3.500 3/.000 5/1.467 419/310 .240/.319/.352/.671 .620/.689 .649 86/.762 0/0 5/10
37.Moss* G/S/vP 5/.650 2/1.000 7/.286 3/.666 3/.333 2/1.000 2/.500 2/2.500 405/329 .263/.343/.514/.857 .841/.861 .890 81/.783 1/0 23/3
36.Norris G/S/vP 12/.533 ··· 4/.500 1/.000 2/.000 1/2.000 1/.000 1/.000 255/154 .296/.398/.477/.874 1.039/.766 .822 52/.721 2/1 9/3
1.Punto# G/S/vP 8/.500 ··· 2/.000 ··· 1/3.000 2/.500 2/1.000 5/.250 195/102 .203/.294/.279/.573 .627/.520 .558 42/.368 3/1 2/6
16.Reddick* G/S/vP 3/.666 2/2.500 2/1.000 4/.500 2/.000 3/.666 3/.000 ··· 219/152 .245/.306/.390/.696 .436/.810 .652 23/1.058 1/0 5/2
28.Sogard* G/S/vP ··· 2/1.000 4/.250 ··· 3/1.000 ··· 1/.000 3/.000 196/172 .205/.277/.244/.521 .258/.559 .421 30/.737 8/2 0/2
21.Vogt* G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 150/128 .359/.387/.521/.908 .654/.952 .896 79/.965 1/0 4/0
IP 77.0 11.1 23.2 25.2 37.2 36.0 30.1 23.2 TOTAL .254/.329/.404/.734 .716/.740 .691 .707 59/12 109/69
ERA-K/9 4.32/6.0 5.56/4.8 6.08/5.3 4.91/6.7 4.30/13.4 2.00/8.0 2.37/12.5 6.08/8.4 4.47/7.3

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Jaso (25-3-1)
 Norris (31-6-3)
 Vogt (0-3-1)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 333/.294 54/.298 114/.283 111/.260 157/.225 147/.243 117/.157 111/.239 .268  Cespedes
 Gentry
 Moss
 Reddick
 Crisp
 Vogt
 Punto
80/8/0/12
12/44/25/7
27/0/30/5
0/0/59/2
0/73/0/0
1/0/16/0
0/0/1/0
OPS .752 .760 .881 .719 .632 .617 .486 .740 .747
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 70/.648 30/.947 60/.801 61/.667 62/.692 66/.871 57/.355 42/.759 .737
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 263/.781 24/.534 54/.971 50/.783 95/.591 81/.422 60/.606 69/.726 .754
Home 148/.826 12/.167 71/.675 61/.726 71/.579 68/.623 53/.408 56/.913
Last 28d days 85/.788 26/.599 / 35/1.093 37/.368 33/.679 34/.661 36/.556
HR/SB/CS 6/7/1 0/1/0 5/1/1 0/3/1 2/3/0 3/7/2 3/0/0 2/3/0 92/69/22
Usage ·····X·· Xo··X··· ········ oo··oo·o ··X··X·o ·o···o·o ·o···X·X ·oX··X·o
Astros Batters (3.81 RS/G) vs. Athletics Pitchers (3.40 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 60.Chavez
G/S/vB
56.Abad*
G/S/vB
48.Cook
G/S/vB
62.Doolittle*
G/S/vB
44.Gregerson
G/S/vB
39.O'Flaherty*
G/S/vB
61.Otero
G/S/vB
58.Scribner
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
27.Altuve G/S/vP 13/.770 1/.000 3/1.000 7/1.071 4/.000 1/2.000 5/1.800 2/.000 460/341 .344/.378/.451/.829 .989/.773 .837 96/.817 42/5 4/6
23.Carter G/S/vP 13/.322 1/.000 7/.476 7/.143 3/2.000 ··· 4/.250 2/.000 342/222 .212/.289/.471/.760 .872/.701 .728 80/1.043 1/1 20/2
15.Castro* G/S/vP 12/.606 2/.500 3/1.667 10/.200 2/2.500 ··· ··· 1/3.000 343/255 .226/.294/.377/.672 .676/.670 .729 60/.741 0/0 9/3
22.Corporan# G/S/vP 1/.000 ··· 1/no AB 1/3.000 ··· 1/2.000 1/no AB ··· 132/71 .248/.290/.413/.703 .669/.733 .749 37/.658 0/0 5/3
30.Dominguez G/S/vP 7/.858 1/.000 8/.000 1/.000 2/.000 2/.000 5/.400 2/1.500 422/298 .232/.277/.360/.637 .792/.572 .658 85/.485 0/1 12/7
9.Gonzalez# G/S/vP 5/1.400 1/.000 2/.000 2/1.000 1/.000 1/2.000 1/.000 1/.000 178/149 .274/.324/.390/.714 .702/.717 .668 66/.710 1/3 4/5
19.Grossman# G/S/vP 4/.500 1/.000 1/.000 1/no AB ··· ··· 1/2.000 ··· 188/136 .194/.310/.294/.604 .476/.652 .429 55/.770 3/0 3/2
14.Guzman G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 2/.500 5/.000 ··· 3/1.000 2/1.000 1/.000 158/58 .196/.272/.266/.538 .489/.624 .618 13/.077 2/0 2/1
6.Hernandez G/S/vP 2/1.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/1.000 ··· 78/56 .268/.333/.380/.714 .742/.700 .686 78/.714 0/0 1/2
Hoes G/S/vP 5/.400 2/2.500 2/.000 3/.000 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 ··· 124/55 .171/.228/.297/.525 .723/.285 .520 29/.397 0/0 3/2
18.Krauss* G/S/vP 9/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/2.500 1/2.000 139/135 .194/.281/.323/.603 1.750/.566 .517 14/.786 0/0 4/2
3.Petit G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/ .500/.500/.500/1.000 1.000/ 1.000 2/1.000 0/0 0/0
28.Singleton* G/S/vP 3/1.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 1/.000 184/132 .178/.266/.350/.616 .911/.500 .587 80/.557 1/2 7/7
IP 120.1 41.1 33.1 47.2 50.1 8.0 60.0 3.1 TOTAL .239/.307/.384/.691 .760/.662 .689 .688 79/21 111/69
ERA-K/9 3.14/8.5 1.96/7.6 2.70/8.4 2.64/12.8 1.97/7.7 2.25/5.6 2.25/4.2 2.70/2.7 3.09/7.5

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Castro (51-17-7)
 Corporan (18-5-0)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 510/.252 156/.171 139/.193 175/.160 196/.223 33/.188 240/.247 12/.167 .232  Hoes
 Grossman
 Hernandez
 Carter
 Sipp
 Guzman
 Gonzalez
 Krauss
29/0/11/4
31/5/14/2
8/8/0/2
2/0/0/0
1/0/1/0
7/0/0/0
4/0/1/0
6/0/1/0
OPS .668 .517 .625 .439 .593 .400 .590 .583 .641
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 304/.682 66/.599 55/.867 60/.271 77/.553 12/.667 105/.647 6/.333 .658
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 206/.648 90/.456 84/.472 115/.527 119/.621 21/.243 135/.546 6/.833 .629
Road 280/.735 71/.403 64/.590 85/.637 97/.662 16/.579 124/.562 4/1.250
Last 28d days 101/.719 31/.548 37/.307 29/.323 26/.589 33/.400 37/.733 8/.875
HR/SB/CS 10/4/3 4/1/1 3/2/0 4/5/1 3/8/0 0/1/0 2/2/3 1/0/0 89/56/12
Usage ····X··· o····o·· o·o·oo·· ·X··oX·o ·o··oX·· X·X····X ·o··oX·· X··X····

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 2014 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

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.