Astro's Stay Alive With 4-3 Win Over Tampa Bay

Andrew Owen
BarnBurner Sports Writer


Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Rays Lead Series 3-1

The Houston Astro's narrowly beat the Tampa Bay Ray's 4-3 to stay alive in the series. Jose Altuve hit a solo shot to left center field to make it 1-0 early in the 1st inning. In the 3rd inning Jose Altuve's second at bat is an RBI double to right field to make it 2-0. 

Tampa Bay would end up tying the game in the 4th inning, thanks to a 2 run homerun off the bat of Randy Arozarena. 

In the 5th inning George Springer unloaded a 2 run homerun off Tyler Glasnow, to make it 4-2. 

Tampa Bay made a little bit of a comeback in the 9th inning with an RBI double from Willy Adames to make it a one run game. Ryan Pressly was able to finish the inning by getting Yoshitomo Tsutsugo to line out to right to end the game. 

For Houston, Zack Greinke was on the hill and he put up 6 innings, giving up 5 hits, 2 earned runs, while walking one and striking out 7. 

Tampa Bay matched with Tyler Glasnow, he went 6 innings, giving up 8 hits, 4 earned runs, while walking 2 batters and striking out 5. 

The Astro's had 9 hits, while Tampa Bay had 7 hits. 

Game 5 will be tomorrow at 5:07pm EST/ 2:07pm CST.