HOUSTON (AP) – Chas McCormick was hit by a bases loaded pitching in the 10th inning to enter the run as the Houston Astros beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-3 on Friday night, who reached 100 losses in the 10th. Bell.
Houston tied the score in the 10th on a single by Jake Meyers. Cuban Aledmys Díaz was walked to load the bases with one out.
Tyler Clippard (1-1) hit McCormick in the head with a 0-2 count for Cuban Yordan Alvarez to score.
It was the third time Houston had won a game with a pitch in history. The previous one dated back to August 1998.
David Peralta gave the Diamondbacks the lead in the top of the 10th inning with an RBI single off Ryne Stanek (3-4).
Madison Bumgarner retired the first nine batters he faced and 15 of the first 16, before Jose Siri walked with one out in the sixth inning.
After Jason Castro was retired with a grounder, Jose Altuve found a fastball with a 0-2 count and sent the ball over the left-field wall for his 28th home run.
For the Diamondbacks, Peralta 4-1 with an RBI.
For the Astros, Venezuelans Altuve 3-1 with one scored and two RBIs, Marwin González 2-0. The Cubans Yuli Gurriel 4-0, Álvarez 1-0 with one scored. The Puerto Ricans Martín Maldonado without an official turn but with a scored, Carlos Correa 4-0. The Dominican Siri 2-1 with a run scored.