This Day In Astros History: Yordan, Cole Lead Way vs. Mariners in 2019

June 30, 2019

The Astros were looking for a three game sweep of the Mariners on this Sunday afternoon at Minute Maid Park.

The Matchup:

Astros: 52-32 (1st Place AL West, 5.5 Games Up on Rangers)

Mariners: 37-50 (5th Place AL West, 16.5 Games Back of Astros)

Pitching Matchup: (Season Stats Entering Play)

Astros: Gerrit Cole (17 Starts, 7-5, 3.42 ERA)

Mariners: Marco Gonzales (18 Starts, 9-6, 4.34 ERA)

The 6-1 win that day pushed their record to 53-32 on the season, their AL West lead moving to 6.5 games.

In The Box Score:

Winning Pitcher: Gerrit Cole (8-5, 3.28 ERA)

Losing Pitcher: Marco Gonzales (9-7, 4.39 ERA)

The Offense:

Jose Altuve: 3-5, 1 RBI, 1 R

Yordan Alvarez: 2-3, 3 RBI

Jake Marisnick: 1-1, 2 RBI, 1 R

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