Houston Astros 11, San Diego Padres 7
Regular Season Game 20
Played on Wednesday, April 23, 1997 (N) at Jack Murphy Stadium

HOU N    0  1  2    1  2  5    0  0  0  -  11 18  4
SD  N    0  0  3    2  1  0    0  0  1  -   7 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   2   2   0       2   1       1   4
Spiers ss                     4   2   3   1       1   1       3   6
  Bogar ss                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
Bagwell 1b                    5   1   3   4       0   1      15   0
Bell cf                       5   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Howard lf                     5   2   3   0       0   0       3   0
Berry 3b                      5   2   2   0       0   2       0   4
Abreu rf                      3   2   2   2       0   0       2   0
  Mouton rf                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Ausmus c                      5   0   3   3       0   0       1   0
Hampton p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Garcia p                    2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Martin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Montgomery ph               1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Hudek p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       43  11  18  10       3   7      27  19

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Biggio-Spiers-Bagwell.
E: Biggio 2 (4), Spiers (2), Bell (2).
PB: Ausmus (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Ausmus 2 (4,off Worrell,off Scott); Abreu (4,off Scott).
HR: Bagwell (5,6th inning off Scott 2 on 0 out).
HBP: Abreu (1,by Hamilton).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Abreu (6,2nd base off Hamilton/Flaherty).
CS: Biggio (1,3rd base by Hamilton/Flaherty).

San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Henderson cf                  3   1   0   1       2   0       4   0
  Hoffman p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Q. Veras 2b                   5   0   2   1       0   0       1   0
Gwynn rf                      5   1   2   2       0   0       4   0
Vaughn lf                     5   1   3   1       0   0       2   0
Flaherty c                    4   0   0   0       0   0       7   1
Joyner 1b                     4   1   1   1       0   0       6   1
Cianfrocco 3b                 2   0   0   0       1   1       2   1
  Scott p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Slaught ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bochtler p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Jones cf                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gomez ss                      4   2   2   0       0   0       0   2
Hamilton p                    1   1   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Worrell p                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Livingstone 3b              2   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
Totals                       37   7  10   6       4   1      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Flaherty-Cianfrocco.
PB: Flaherty (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Gwynn (2,off Hampton).
HR: Vaughn (4,9th inning off Hudek 0 on 1 out).
SH: Flaherty (1,off Garcia).
SF: Joyner (2,off Garcia).
GDP: Q. Veras (2,off Hampton).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hampton                       3.1   4   5   0   2   1   0  18
Garcia W(2-0)                 3.2   4   1   1   1   0   0  16
Martin                        1     0   0   0   1   0   0   4
Hudek                         1     2   1   1   0   0   1   5
Totals                        9    10   7   2   4   1   1  43


San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hamilton                      3.2   8   4   4   2   3   0  20
Worrell L(1-3)                1.1   4   4   4   1   0   0   9
Scott                         2     5   3   3   0   1   1  11
Bochtler                      1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Hoffman                       1     1   0   0   0   2   0   4
Totals                        9    18  11  11   3   7   1  47

Worrell faced 2 batters in the 6th inning
WP: Hamilton (1).
HBP: Hamilton (1,Abreu).

Umpires: HP - Joe West, 1B - Mike Winters, 2B - Ron Barnes, 3B - Paul Nauert
Time of Game: 3:09   Attendance: 15534


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Diego Padres         
1. Biggio              2b        Henderson           cf
2. Spiers              ss        Q. Veras            2b
3. Bagwell             1b        Gwynn               rf
4. Bell                cf        Vaughn              lf
5. Howard              lf        Flaherty            c
6. Berry               3b        Joyner              1b
7. Abreu               rf        Cianfrocco          3b
8. Ausmus              c         Gomez               ss
9. Hampton             p         Hamilton            p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio singled to left; Spiers walked [Biggio to
second]; Bagwell struck out while Biggio was caught stealing
third (catcher to third) [Spiers to second]; Bell flied to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 1ST: Henderson walked; Q. Veras grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Henderson out at second];
Gwynn grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Howard singled to right; Berry singled to shortstop
[Howard out at third (shortstop to third), Berry to second (on
throw)]; Flaherty allowed a passed ball [Berry to third]; Abreu
singled to center [Berry scored]; Ausmus grounded out (shortstop
to first) [Abreu to second]; Hampton flied to center; 1 R, 3 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 0.

PADRES 2ND: Vaughn flied to left; Flaherty lined to right;
Joyner grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Padres 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio singled to third; Spiers singled to center
[Biggio to second]; Bagwell singled to left [Biggio scored,
Spiers to second]; Bell grounded out (pitcher to first) [Spiers
to third, Bagwell to second]; Howard flied to center; Hamilton
threw a wild pitch [Spiers scored, Bagwell to third]; Berry
struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 0.

PADRES 3RD: Cianfrocco reached on an error by Spiers [Cianfrocco
to first]; Gomez singled to center [Cianfrocco to second]; On a
bunt Hamilton forced Cianfrocco (third to shortstop) [Gomez to
second, Hamilton to first]; Henderson reached on an error by
Biggio (assist by Spiers) [Gomez to third, Hamilton to second,
Henderson to first]; Q. Veras singled to left [Gomez scored
(unearned), Hamilton to third, Henderson to second]; Gwynn
doubled to right [Hamilton scored (unearned), Henderson scored
(unearned), Q. Veras to third]; Vaughn popped to shortstop;
Flaherty grounded out (shortstop to first); 3 R (0 ER), 3 H, 2
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Abreu was hit by a pitch; Ausmus flied to center;
Hampton struck out; Abreu stole second; Biggio walked; Spiers
singled to center [Abreu scored, Biggio to third]; WORRELL
REPLACED HAMILTON (PITCHING); Bagwell flied to right; 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Padres 3.

PADRES 4TH: Joyner reached on an error by Biggio [Joyner to
first]; Cianfrocco struck out; Gomez singled to center [Joyner
scored (error by Bell) (unearned) (no RBI), Gomez to second];
Worrell walked while Gomez advanced to third on a passed ball;
GARCIA REPLACED HAMPTON (PITCHING); Henderson forced Worrell
(third to second) [Gomez scored (unearned), Henderson to first];
Q. Veras grounded out (third to first); 2 R (0 ER), 1 H, 2 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 4, Padres 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Bell flied to right; Howard singled to left; Berry
singled to left [Howard to second]; Abreu flied to left; Ausmus
doubled to left [Howard scored, Berry scored]; Garcia grounded
out (third to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Padres 5.

PADRES 5TH: Gwynn singled to right; Vaughn singled to right
[Gwynn to second]; Flaherty out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to
first) [Gwynn to third, Vaughn to second]; Joyner out on a
sacrifice fly to right [Gwynn scored, Vaughn to third];
Cianfrocco walked; Gomez grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Padres 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Biggio walked; Spiers singled to right [Biggio to
third]; SCOTT REPLACED CIANFROCCO (PITCHING); LIVINGSTONE
REPLACED WORRELL (PLAYING 3B); Bagwell homered [Biggio scored,
Spiers scored]; Bell grounded out (third to first); Howard
singled to right; Berry flied to center; Abreu doubled to right
[Howard scored]; Ausmus doubled to center [Abreu scored]; Garcia
grounded out (third to first); 5 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 11,
Padres 6.

PADRES 6TH: MOUTON REPLACED ABREU (PLAYING RF); Livingstone
flied to left; Henderson grounded out (shortstop to first); Q.
Veras singled to left; Gwynn grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 11, Padres 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Biggio grounded out (third to first); Spiers was
called out on strikes; Bagwell singled to left; Bell flied to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 11, Padres 6.

PADRES 7TH: BOGAR REPLACED SPIERS (PLAYING SS); Vaughn singled
to center; Flaherty flied to left; Joyner grounded out (second
to first) [Vaughn to second]; SLAUGHT BATTED FOR SCOTT; Slaught
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
11, Padres 6.

ASTROS 8TH: BOCHTLER REPLACED SLAUGHT (PITCHING); Howard
grounded out (first to pitcher); Berry struck out; Mouton popped
to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 11, Padres 6.

PADRES 8TH: MARTIN REPLACED GARCIA (PITCHING); Gomez flied to
center; Livingstone grounded out (shortstop to first); Henderson
walked; Q. Veras grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 11, Padres 6.

ASTROS 9TH: HOFFMAN REPLACED HENDERSON (PITCHING); JONES
REPLACED BOCHTLER (PLAYING CF); Ausmus singled to center;
MONTGOMERY BATTED FOR MARTIN; Montgomery struck out; Biggio
struck out; Bogar flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
11, Padres 6.

PADRES 9TH: HUDEK REPLACED MONTGOMERY (PITCHING); Gwynn grounded
out (shortstop to first); Vaughn homered; Flaherty grounded out
(third to first); Joyner singled to center; Jones flied to
right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 11, Padres 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros          11  18   4    9
 Padres           7  10   0    9


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