Houston Astros 5, Florida Marlins 1
Regular Season Game 161
Played on Saturday, September 28, 1996 (N) at Astrodome

FLA N    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  7  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    1  3  x  -   5 10  0
Florida Marlins              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Castillo 2b                   4   0   1   0       0   1       2   3
Renteria ss                   5   0   1   1       0   2       4   2
Sheffield rf                  1   0   1   0       2   0       1   0
  Orsulak rf                  1   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Dawson ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Conine lf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
White cf                      3   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Colbrunn 1b                   4   0   0   0       0   1       7   0
Abbott 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Hurst p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Johnson c                     3   0   1   0       1   1       5   1
  Tavarez pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Helling p                     2   1   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Brooks ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Heredia p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Powell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Arias 3b                    0   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
Totals                       33   1   7   1       5   9      24   9

FIELDING - 
E: Colbrunn (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Renteria (18,off Darwin); Conine (32,off Hernandez).
SH: Castillo (2,off Darwin).
IBB: Sheffield (19,by Darwin); Johnson (6,by Darwin).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Sheffield (16,2nd base off Darwin/Eusebio); White (22,2nd base off Darwin/Eusebio).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cangelosi cf                  3   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
  Simms ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Hernandez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hudek p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Berry ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Biggio 2b                     5   0   1   1       0   0       3   4
Bagwell 1b                    2   0   0   0       2   1       5   0
Bell rf                       4   0   0   0       1   2       4   0
Spiers ss                     4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Abreu lf                      3   1   2   1       1   0       3   0
  Manwaring c                 0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Eusebio c                     4   1   1   0       0   0       7   0
  Mouton lf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Miller 3b                     4   1   3   2       0   1       0   1
Darwin p                      1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Hunter ph,cf                2   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   5  10   4       4   6      27   5

BATTING - 
2B: Abreu (1,off Helling); Biggio (24,off Hurst).
3B: Spiers (1,off Helling).
HR: Miller (15,7th inning off Heredia 0 on 0 out).
SH: Darwin (7,off Helling).
HBP: Bagwell (10,by Powell).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Darwin (1,2nd base off Helling/Johnson); Spiers (7,2nd base off Helling/Johnson);
Hunter (34,3rd base off Hurst/Johnson).

PITCHING
Florida Marlins              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Helling                       6     5   1   1   1   5   0  25
Heredia L(1-1)                0.1   2   1   1   0   0   1   3
Powell                        0.2   2   3   3   2   0   0   7
Hurst                         1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Totals                        8    10   5   5   4   6   1  40

Powell faced 3 batters in the 8th inning
WP: Hurst (1).
BK: Helling (1).
HBP: Powell (4,Bagwell).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Darwin W(10-11)               7     5   1   1   3   6   0  29
Hernandez                     0.1   1   0   0   1   1   0   3
Hudek                         0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Wagner                        1     1   0   0   1   2   0   5
Totals                        9     7   1   1   5   9   0  39

IBB: Darwin 2 (3,Sheffield,Johnson).

Umpires: HP - Jeff Kellogg, 1B - Jerry Layne, 2B - Paul Runge, 3B - Joe West
Time of Game: 3:19   Attendance: 21832


Starting Lineups:

   Florida Marlins               Houston Astros           
1. Castillo            2b        Cangelosi           cf
2. Renteria            ss        Biggio              2b
3. Sheffield           rf        Bagwell             1b
4. Conine              lf        Bell                rf
5. White               cf        Spiers              ss
6. Colbrunn            1b        Abreu               lf
7. Abbott              3b        Eusebio             c
8. Johnson             c         Miller              3b
9. Helling             p         Darwin              p

MARLINS 1ST: Castillo lined to left; Renteria struck out;
Sheffield walked; Sheffield stole second; Conine flied to right;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Marlins 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Cangelosi grounded out (second to first); Biggio
grounded out (shortstop to first); Bagwell walked; Bell flied to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Marlins 0, Astros 0.

MARLINS 2ND: White grounded out (second to first); Colbrunn
struck out; Abbott was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Marlins 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Spiers flied to left; Abreu doubled to right;
Eusebio flied to right; Miller struck out (catcher to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Marlins 0, Astros 0.

MARLINS 3RD: Johnson was called out on strikes; Helling singled
to shortstop; Castillo out on a sacrifice bunt (second to first)
[Helling to second]; Renteria doubled to center [Helling
scored]; Sheffield was walked intentionally; Conine flied to
right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Marlins 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Darwin singled to left; Cangelosi struck out while
Darwin stole second; Biggio flied to center; Bagwell struck out;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Marlins 1, Astros 0.

MARLINS 4TH: White singled to center; Colbrunn flied to center;
Abbott flied to left; White stole second; Johnson was walked
intentionally; Helling struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Marlins 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Bell struck out; Spiers reached on an error by
Colbrunn; Abreu lined to shortstop; Spiers stole second; Eusebio
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Marlins
1, Astros 0.

MARLINS 5TH: Castillo grounded out (third to first); Renteria
flied to center; Sheffield singled to left; Conine was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Marlins 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: ORSULAK REPLACED SHEFFIELD (PLAYING RF); Miller
singled to center; Darwin out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to
second) [Miller to second]; Cangelosi popped to shortstop;
Biggio popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Marlins 1,
Astros 0.

MARLINS 6TH: White flied to right; Colbrunn flied to left;
Abbott grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Marlins 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Bagwell popped to second; Bell struck out; Spiers
tripled to right; Abreu singled to center [Spiers scored];
Helling balked [Abreu to second]; Eusebio grounded out
(shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Marlins 1, Astros 1.

MARLINS 7TH: Johnson flied to right; BROOKS BATTED FOR HELLING;
Brooks popped to second; Castillo singled to catcher; Renteria
flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Marlins 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: HEREDIA REPLACED BROOKS (PITCHING); Miller homered;
HUNTER BATTED FOR DARWIN; Hunter flied to right; SIMMS BATTED
FOR CANGELOSI; Simms singled to center; POWELL REPLACED HEREDIA
(PITCHING); Biggio lined to right; Bagwell was hit by a pitch
[Simms to second]; Bell walked [Simms to third, Bagwell to
second]; Spiers grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
3 LOB.  Marlins 1, Astros 2.

MARLINS 8TH: HERNANDEZ REPLACED SIMMS (PITCHING); HUNTER STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Orsulak struck out; Conine doubled to
right; White walked; HUDEK REPLACED HERNANDEZ (PITCHING);
Colbrunn grounded out (second to first) [Conine to third, White
to second]; Abbott popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Marlins 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Abreu walked; Eusebio singled to center [Abreu to
third]; Miller singled to center [Abreu scored, Eusebio to
second]; HURST REPLACED ABBOTT (PITCHING); ARIAS REPLACED POWELL
(PLAYING 3B); On a bunt Hunter forced Miller (third to
shortstop) [Eusebio to third]; BERRY BATTED FOR HUDEK; Hurst
threw a wild pitch [Eusebio scored, Hunter to second]; Hunter
stole third; Berry struck out; Biggio doubled to left [Hunter
scored]; Bagwell walked; Bell grounded out (second to first); 3
R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Marlins 1, Astros 5.

MARLINS 9TH: WAGNER REPLACED BERRY (PITCHING); MOUTON REPLACED
EUSEBIO (PLAYING LF); MANWARING REPLACED ABREU (PLAYING C );
Johnson singled to center; TAVAREZ RAN FOR JOHNSON; Arias walked
[Tavarez to second]; Castillo struck out; Renteria struck out;
DAWSON BATTED FOR ORSULAK; Dawson popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Marlins 1, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Marlins          1   7   1   11
 Astros           5  10   0   11


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