Yordan Alvarez Effort Helps the Astros Beat the Blue Jays, 2-0

Sun, Sep 1, 2019 | Emma Botos


Alex Bregman of the Houston Astros takes an at-bat.
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September 1, 2019 -- The Astros beat the Blue Jays 2 to 0 on the road.

Yordan Alvarez led the Astros's effort on the road against the Blue Jays's pitching. In 4 at bats, the hitter had a 0.416 OBP. At the plate, he had 0 strikeouts. The Astros hitter had 0 RBI and scored 0 runs in the road outing. He had a 0.318 batting average in the game. Leading the team in slugging for the game, he had a 0.665 slugging percentage in the game.

The Justin Verlander start helped keep the Blue Jays hitters at bay. The Astros pitcher threw for 0 hits and 1 walk allowed. Throwing 79 strikes in a 120 pitch outing for 14 strikeouts. Justin Verlander allowed 0 earned runs over 9.0 innings pitched. A 2.56 ERA and 0.219 OBP in the appearance against the Blue Jays.

The Astros star Alex Bregman's presence on the road helped the team over the Blue Jays's pitching. The hitter gave up 0 Ks. Leading the team in slugging for the season, Alex Bregman had a 0.565 slugging percentage. On the road, he had 0 RBI and scored 1 run. In the game, he had a batting average of 0.290. With 3 at bats, Alex Bregman had a 0.413 OBP.

Posted at Sun, September 1, 2019 20:31:23 UTC