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Stephen Strasburg dominated for five innings before allowing two runs in the sixth.
Hitting highlight: Entering this game, Lombardozzi had eight total hits in the big leagues. The rookie second baseman increased that number by 50 percent, going 4-for-5 and driving in the go-ahead runs with a huge, two-out, two-run double in the bottom of the sixth. Lombardozzi also dropped a beautiful bunt down the third-base line for one of his four hits.
Pitching highlight: For five innings, Strasburg was absolutely brilliant, keeping the Astros from scoring while keeping his pitch count to a minimum. But a laborious, 32-pitch sixth turned his night from brilliant to merely good. The young ace still was credited with a quality start, struck out five while issuing only one walk and -- thanks to his teammates' rally in the bottom of the inning -- earned his second win of the season.
Key stat: Strasburg has now made eight starts since returning from Tommy John surgery. His total stats, spanning 43 innings: 1.47 ERA, 0.81 WHIP, 43 strikeouts, 7 walks.
Up next: Gio Gonzalez will be back on the mound looking to duplicate his fantastic performance from last week's home opener. The Astros will send their own left-hander, Wandy Rodriguez, to the hill for the 7:05 p.m. ballgame.