Montreal Expos 8, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 119
Played on Monday, August 12, 1996 (N) at Stade Olympique

HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  3  0
MON N    0  2  4    0  0  0    2  0  x  -   8 10  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hunter cf                     4   1   1   1       0   1       3   1
Biggio 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   2       8   0
May lf                        1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Gutierrez ss                2   0   1   0       0   0       1   7
Eusebio c                     3   0   0   0       0   0       7   0
Spiers 3b,rf                  3   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
Mouton rf,lf                  3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Miller ss,3b                  3   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Darwin p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Small p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Knorr ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hernandez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jones p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Berry ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Morman p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   3   1       0   6      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Spiers-Biggio-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
HR: Hunter (4,1st inning off Leiter 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 2.

Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Grudzielanek ss               3   1   0   0       1   0       1   0
Lansing 2b                    4   0   2   0       0   0       2   2
Floyd lf,1b                   3   2   2   0       0   0       7   0
Alou rf                       2   1   1   2       0   0       0   0
  Obando rf                   2   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Fletcher c                    3   2   2   2       1   1       7   0
Rodriguez 1b                  1   1   1   2       0   0       4   0
  Santangelo pr,lf            2   0   1   2       0   1       2   0
White cf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Silvestri 3b                  4   0   0   0       0   2       0   5
Leiter p                      4   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
Totals                       32   8  10   8       2   6      27   8

FIELDING - 
E: Lansing (8).

BATTING - 
2B: Lansing (33,off Darwin); Fletcher (20,off Darwin); Floyd (12,off Darwin);
Alou (21,off Darwin); Santangelo (15,off Jones).
HR: Rodriguez (30,2nd inning off Darwin 1 on 0 out); Fletcher (12,3rd inning
off Darwin 1 on 1 out).
HBP: Floyd (4,by Darwin); Rodriguez (1,by Darwin).
GDP: Alou (12,off Darwin).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Darwin L(9-10)                2.1   6   6   6   1   2   2  15
Small                         2.2   1   0   0   0   3   0   9
Hernandez                     1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Jones                         1     3   2   2   1   0   0   6
Morman                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8    10   8   8   2   6   2  36

HBP: Darwin 2 (8,Floyd,Rodriguez).

Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Leiter W(6-10)                9     3   1   1   0   6   1  30


Umpires: HP - Jerry Layne, 1B - Paul Runge, 2B - Jeff Kellogg, 3B - Joe West
Ejections: John Cangelosi by Jerry Layne [Bench-clearing brawl];
HOU Manager Terry Collins by Jerry Layne [Brawl]; Danny Darwin by Jerry Layne
[Bench-clearing brawl]; Derrick May by Jerry Layne [Bench-clearing brawl]; Moises
Alou by Jerry Layne [Bench-clearing brawl]; Jeff Juden by Jerry Layne [Bench-clearing
brawl]; Henry Rodriguez by Jerry Layne [Bench-clearing brawl]
Time of Game: 2:28   Attendance: 35458


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Montreal Expos           
1. Hunter              cf        Grudzielanek        ss
2. Biggio              2b        Lansing             2b
3. Bagwell             1b        Floyd               lf
4. May                 lf        Alou                rf
5. Eusebio             c         Fletcher            c
6. Spiers              3b        Rodriguez           1b
7. Mouton              rf        White               cf
8. Miller              ss        Silvestri           3b
9. Darwin              p         Leiter              p

ASTROS 1ST: Hunter homered; Biggio struck out; Bagwell grounded
out (third to first); May lined to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 1, Expos 0.

EXPOS 1ST: Grudzielanek flied to left; Lansing doubled to
center; Floyd was hit by a pitch; Alou grounded into a double
play (third to second to first) [Floyd out at second]; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Eusebio grounded out (second to first); Spiers
grounded out (first unassisted); Mouton grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 0.

EXPOS 2ND: Fletcher doubled to right; Rodriguez homered
[Fletcher scored]; Henry Rodriguez took his time leaving the
plate as he admired his home run; White flied to center;
Silvestri was called out on strikes; Leiter was called out on
strikes; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Miller popped to second; Darwin struck out; Hunter
flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 2.

EXPOS 3RD: Grudzielanek walked; Lansing lined to right; Floyd
doubled to left [Grudzielanek to third]; Alou doubled to center
[Grudzielanek scored, Floyd scored]; Fletcher homered [Alou
scored]; Rodriguez was hit by a pitch; Henry Rodriguez
charged the mound and both benches emptied; in the 10-minute
brawl, Astros manager Terry Collins was hit on the face with a
batting helmet and needed four stitches to close the gash;
Collins, Darwin, Rodriguez, John Cangelosi, Derrick May, Moises
Alou and Jeff Juden ejected by HP umpire Jerry Layne;
SANTANGELO RAN FOR RODRIGUEZ; GUTIERREZ REPLACED MAY (PLAYING
SS); SPIERS CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); MOUTON CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); MILLER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B);
SMALL REPLACED DARWIN (PITCHING); White forced Santangelo
(second to shortstop) [White to first]; Silvestri was called out
on strikes; 4 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 6.

ASTROS 4TH: SANTANGELO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); OBANDO
REPLACED ALOU (PLAYING RF); FLOYD CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
1B); Biggio flied to left; Bagwell flied to right; Gutierrez
singled to left; Eusebio forced Gutierrez (third to second); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 6.

EXPOS 4TH: Leiter grounded out (shortstop to first);
Grudzielanek flied to right; Lansing singled to center; Floyd
lined to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 6.

ASTROS 5TH: Spiers flied to left; Mouton grounded out (third to
first); Miller struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Expos 6.

EXPOS 5TH: Obando grounded out (shortstop to first); Fletcher
struck out; Santangelo struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Expos 6.

ASTROS 6TH: KNORR BATTED FOR SMALL; Knorr grounded out (pitcher
to first); Hunter struck out; Biggio popped to catcher; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 6.

EXPOS 6TH: HERNANDEZ REPLACED KNORR (PITCHING); White flied to
center; Silvestri flied to right; Leiter struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Bagwell struck out; Gutierrez grounded out (third to
first); Eusebio grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 6.

EXPOS 7TH: JONES REPLACED HERNANDEZ (PITCHING); Grudzielanek
grounded out (shortstop to first); Lansing grounded out
(shortstop to first); Floyd singled to center; Obando singled to
right [Floyd to second]; Fletcher walked [Floyd to third, Obando
to second]; Santangelo doubled to center [Floyd scored, Obando
scored, Fletcher out at home (center to shortstop to catcher)];
2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 8.

ASTROS 8TH: Spiers lined to first; Mouton singled to second
[Mouton to second (error by Lansing)]; Miller grounded out
(third to first); BERRY BATTED FOR JONES; Berry flied to center;
0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 8.

EXPOS 8TH: MORMAN REPLACED BERRY (PITCHING); White grounded out
(shortstop to first); Silvestri grounded out (shortstop to
first); Leiter grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 8.

ASTROS 9TH: Hunter flied to center; Biggio popped to shortstop;
Bagwell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   3   0    2
 Expos            8  10   1    4


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