Corban Joseph Helps the Athletics Beat the Astros By One Run, 7-6

Fri, Aug 16, 2019 | Emma Botos


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August 15, 2019 -- The Athletics narrowly win at home against the Astros in a 7 to 6.

Corban Joseph 2B led the Athletics in hitting against the Astros's pitching. The hitter had a 0.857 slugging in the game. He had 0 Ks at the plate against the Astros. He had a 0.375 OBP with 3 at bats. In the game, he had a 0.429 batting average.

The Astros starter Aaron Sanchez could not help the offense to pull out the win. A 5.79 ERA and 0.382 OBP in the appearance against the Athletics. The hurler gave up 6 earned runs in 5.1 innings. The Athletics had 3 strikeouts against Aaron Sanchez. Astros's starter allowed 7 hits and 2 walks.

Posted at Fri, August 16, 2019 13:04:19 UTC