Houston Astros 12, Philadelphia Phillies 7
Regular Season Game 41
Played on Friday, May 16, 1997 (N) at Veterans Stadium

HOU N    7  4  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -  12 11  1
PHI N    0  0  0    0  1  2    4  0  0  -   7 13  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   2   2   4       1   0       1   4
Howard cf,lf                  6   1   2   0       0   2       2   0
Bagwell 1b                    2   2   1   1       4   0      11   0
Gonzalez lf                   2   1   1   1       2   0       1   0
  Ramos ph,lf                 2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hudek p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Abreu rf                      2   2   1   1       3   0       3   0
Spiers 3b                     4   0   0   1       0   1       2   1
Gutierrez ss                  3   2   2   0       0   1       1   3
  Bogar ss                    1   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
Ausmus c                      4   2   2   3       1   1       4   0
Holt p                        3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Garcia p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Martin p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Mouton cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35  12  11  11      11   6      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Gutierrez-Bagwell, Gutierrez-Biggio-Bagwell, Biggio-Bogar-Bagwell.
E: Spiers (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Howard (5,off Leiter); Ausmus (8,off Spradlin).
HR: Biggio 2 (7,1st inning off Leiter 0 on 0 out,2nd inning off Mimbs 2 on
2 out); Ausmus (1,1st inning off Leiter 2 on 1 out); Bagwell (11,9th inning
off Ryan 0 on 2 out).
SH: Holt (2,off Mimbs).
SF: Spiers (1,off Leiter).
HBP: Gutierrez (1,by Leiter).
GDP: Ramos (1,off Plantenberg).
Team LOB: 10.

Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jefferies lf                  2   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
  Plantenberg p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jordan ph,1b                2   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Morandini 2b                  4   2   3   1       1   0       2   2
Rolen 3b                      5   1   1   3       0   1       0   5
Daulton rf                    3   0   1   1       0   2       0   0
  May pr,rf                   2   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Lieberthal c                  5   0   2   0       0   1       7   0
Brogna 1b                     3   1   2   1       1   0       8   1
  Spradlin p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ryan p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Amaro ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Magee cf                      1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Harris p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Hudler ph,lf                3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Stocker ss                    3   1   1   0       1   0       1   5
Leiter p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mimbs p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Otero cf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Totals                       38   7  13   6       4   4      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Morandini-Stocker-Brogna.
E: Mimbs (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Daulton (6,off Holt); Stocker (9,off Garcia); Lieberthal (4,off Garcia).
HR: Rolen (2,7th inning off Garcia 2 on 1 out).
GDP: Rolen (2,off Holt); Magee (7,off Holt); Otero (1,off Holt).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Holt W(5-3)                   6     6   3   2   3   2   0  25
Garcia                        0.2   5   4   4   0   0   1   7
Martin                        1.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   5
Hudek                         1     1   0   0   1   2   0   5
Totals                        9    13   7   6   4   4   1  42


Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Leiter L(3-4)                 0.1   5   7   7   1   0   2   8
Mimbs                         1.2   3   4   4   7   1   1  15
Harris                        3     1   0   0   2   3   0  12
Plantenberg                   2     0   0   0   1   0   0   6
Spradlin                      1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Ryan                          1     1   1   1   0   1   1   4
Totals                        9    11  12  12  11   6   4  49

Mimbs faced 3 batters in the 3rd inning
HBP: Leiter (2,Gutierrez).

Umpires: HP - Harry Wendelstedt, 1B - Larry Poncino, 2B - Randy Marsh, 3B - Sam Holbrook
Time of Game: 3:09   Attendance: 13456


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Philadelphia Phillies    
1. Biggio              2b        Jefferies           lf
2. Howard              cf        Morandini           2b
3. Bagwell             1b        Rolen               3b
4. Gonzalez            lf        Daulton             rf
5. Abreu               rf        Lieberthal          c
6. Spiers              3b        Brogna              1b
7. Gutierrez           ss        Magee               cf
8. Ausmus              c         Stocker             ss
9. Holt                p         Leiter              p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio homered; Howard doubled to right; Bagwell
walked; Gonzalez singled to right [Howard scored, Bagwell to
second]; Abreu singled to right [Bagwell scored, Gonzalez to
third]; Spiers out on a sacrifice fly to left [Gonzalez scored];
Gutierrez was hit by a pitch [Abreu to second]; Ausmus homered
[Abreu scored, Gutierrez scored]; MIMBS REPLACED LEITER
(PITCHING); Holt grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio
walked; Howard singled to second [Biggio to second]; Bagwell
walked [Biggio to third, Howard to second]; Gonzalez flied to
center; 7 R, 6 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 7, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 1ST: Jefferies walked; Morandini singled to left
[Jefferies to second]; Rolen grounded into a double play
(shortstop to first) [Jefferies to third, Morandini out at
second]; Daulton was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 7, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Abreu walked; Spiers grounded out (third to first)
[Abreu to second]; Gutierrez singled to pitcher [Abreu scored
(error by Mimbs), Gutierrez to second]; Ausmus walked; Holt out
on a sacrifice bunt (third to second) [Gutierrez to third,
Ausmus to second]; Biggio homered [Gutierrez scored, Ausmus
scored]; Howard was called out on strikes; 4 R, 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 11, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 2ND: Lieberthal singled to right; Brogna singled to
right [Lieberthal to second]; Magee grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Lieberthal to third, Brogna out
at second]; Stocker flied to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 11, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bagwell walked; Gonzalez walked [Bagwell to second];
Abreu walked [Bagwell to third, Gonzalez to second]; HARRIS
REPLACED MAGEE (PITCHING); OTERO REPLACED MIMBS (PLAYING CF);
Spiers forced Bagwell (third to catcher) [Gonzalez to third,
Abreu to second, Spiers to first]; Gutierrez was called out on
strikes; Ausmus grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Astros 11, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 3RD: Otero grounded out (second to first); Jefferies
grounded out (pitcher to first); Morandini popped to third; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 11, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Holt lined to left; Biggio popped to second; Howard
grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
11, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 4TH: Rolen grounded out (shortstop to first); Daulton
struck out; Lieberthal grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 11, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Bagwell flied to left; Gonzalez walked; Abreu walked
[Gonzalez to second]; Spiers struck out; Gutierrez singled to
pitcher [Gonzalez to third, Abreu to second]; Ausmus was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 11, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 5TH: BOGAR REPLACED GUTIERREZ (PLAYING SS); Brogna
walked; HUDLER BATTED FOR HARRIS; Hudler reached on an error by
Spiers [Brogna to second, Hudler to first]; Stocker walked
[Brogna to third, Hudler to second]; Otero grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Brogna scored
(unearned) (no RBI), Hudler to third, Stocker out at second];
Jefferies flied to left; 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
11, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 6TH: HUDLER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); PLANTENBERG
REPLACED JEFFERIES (PITCHING); Holt grounded out (shortstop to
first); Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); Howard
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
11, Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 6TH: Morandini singled to right; Rolen lined to third;
Daulton doubled to center [Morandini scored]; MAY RAN FOR
DAULTON; Lieberthal popped to first; Brogna singled to center
[May scored]; Hudler grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 3
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 11, Phillies 3.

ASTROS 7TH: MAY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Bagwell walked;
RAMOS BATTED FOR GONZALEZ; Ramos grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Bagwell out at second]; Debut
game for Ken Ramos; Abreu grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 11, Phillies 3.

PHILLIES 7TH: RAMOS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); GARCIA REPLACED
HOLT (PITCHING); Stocker doubled to left; Otero flied to center;
JORDAN BATTED FOR PLANTENBERG; Jordan singled to left [Stocker
to third]; Morandini singled to left [Stocker scored, Jordan to
second]; Rolen homered [Jordan scored, Morandini scored]; May
grounded out (second to first); Lieberthal doubled to center;
MARTIN REPLACED GARCIA (PITCHING); Brogna grounded out (pitcher
to first); 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 11, Phillies 7.

ASTROS 8TH: JORDAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); SPRADLIN
REPLACED BROGNA (PITCHING); Spiers flied to center; Bogar flied
to right; Ausmus doubled; Martin struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 11, Phillies 7.

PHILLIES 8TH: Hudler lined to center; Stocker popped to
shortstop; Otero singled to center; Jordan flied to right; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 11, Phillies 7.

ASTROS 9TH: RYAN REPLACED SPRADLIN (PITCHING); Biggio grounded
out (second to first); Howard was called out on strikes; Bagwell
homered; Ramos flied to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
12, Phillies 7.

PHILLIES 9TH: HUDEK REPLACED RAMOS (PITCHING); MOUTON REPLACED
MARTIN (PLAYING CF); HOWARD CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF);
Morandini walked; Rolen struck out; May singled to first
[Morandini to third]; Lieberthal was called out on strikes;
AMARO BATTED FOR RYAN; May advanced to second because of
defensive indifference [May to second]; Amaro lined to right; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 12, Phillies 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros          12  11   1   10
 Phillies         7  13   1    8


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