Pittsburgh Pirates 5, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 92
Played on Sunday, July 13, 1997 (D) at Three Rivers Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  3    0  0  0  -   3  6  1
PIT N    0  0  0    0  2  2    0  1  x  -   5 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   1   0   0       1   2       0   6
Howard cf                     4   1   2   0       0   1       1   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   2      13   2
Gonzalez lf                   4   1   1   2       0   1       1   0
Bell rf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Berry 3b                      2   0   0   0       1   2       0   1
  Springer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Abreu ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Martin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Magnante p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gutierrez ss                  3   0   1   0       1   0       1   3
Ausmus c                      4   0   1   0       0   2       4   0
Garcia p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Spiers 3b                   2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       33   3   6   2       4  12      24  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Bagwell.
E: Berry (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Ausmus (15,off Lieber); Gonzalez (21,off Lieber).
Team LOB: 7.

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Womack 2b                     5   0   2   1       0   0       0   2
Allensworth cf                4   0   0   1       1   2       1   0
Martin lf                     3   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Young 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       6   1
Sveum 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Osik c                        3   1   1   0       0   0      12   0
Guillen rf                    4   1   1   1       0   0       2   0
Polcovich ss                  3   2   2   1       1   0       2   1
Lieber p                      2   1   1   1       0   0       1   2
  Sodowsky p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ward ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Christiansen p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wilkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Loiselle p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   5  10   5       2   4      27   6

BATTING - 
2B: Lieber (1,off Garcia); Osik (5,off Garcia); Polcovich (7,off Springer);
Womack (8,off Martin).
HBP: Osik (1,by Garcia); Martin (1,by Springer).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Martin 2 (12,2nd base off Garcia/Ausmus,2nd base off Springer/Ausmus);
Polcovich (1,2nd base off Garcia/Ausmus).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Garcia                        5.1   6   3   3   1   2   0  24
Springer L(1-3)               1.2   2   1   1   0   1   0   8
Martin                        0.2   2   1   1   1   0   0   5
Magnante                      0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                        8    10   5   5   2   4   0  38

BK: Garcia (1).
HBP: Garcia (5,Osik); Springer (2,Martin).

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lieber                        5.1   4   3   3   2   6   0  22
Sodowsky W(1-1)               0.2   0   0   0   2   1   0   4
Christiansen                  1     2   0   0   0   3   0   5
Wilkins                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Loiselle SV(11)               1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     6   3   3   4  12   0  37

WP: Sodowsky (3).

Umpires: HP - Jerry Crawford, 1B - Ed Montague, 2B - Wally Bell, 3B - Tom Hallion
Time of Game: 3:03   Attendance: 25675


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Biggio              2b        Womack              2b
2. Howard              cf        Allensworth         cf
3. Bagwell             1b        Martin              lf
4. Gonzalez            lf        Young               1b
5. Bell                rf        Sveum               3b
6. Berry               3b        Osik                c
7. Gutierrez           ss        Guillen             rf
8. Ausmus              c         Polcovich           ss
9. Garcia              p         Lieber              p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio flied to left; Howard struck out; Bagwell was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates
0.

PIRATES 1ST: Womack grounded out (second to first); Allensworth
walked; Martin forced Allensworth (first to shortstop); Martin
stole second; Young grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Gonzalez popped to third; Bell grounded out (first
to pitcher); Berry struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Pirates 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Sveum grounded out (second to first); Osik was hit
by a pitch; Guillen flied to center; Garcia balked [Osik to
second]; Polcovich grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Gutierrez grounded out (first unassisted); Ausmus
doubled; Garcia struck out; Biggio grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Lieber flied to left; Womack grounded out (second
to first); Allensworth was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Howard grounded out (second to first); Bagwell flied
to right; Gonzalez flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 4TH: Martin flied to right; Young grounded out (second
to first); Sveum singled to center; Osik grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Bell flied to right; Berry walked; Gutierrez singled
to left [Berry to second]; Ausmus struck out; Garcia grounded
out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates
0.

PIRATES 5TH: Guillen grounded out (shortstop to first);
Polcovich singled to left; Polcovich stole second; Lieber
doubled to right [Polcovich scored]; Womack singled to second
[Lieber to third]; Allensworth reached on an error by Berry
[Lieber scored, Womack to second]; Martin singled to right
[Womack to third, Allensworth to second]; Young lined into a
double play to first [Martin out at first (first unassisted)]; 2
R, 4 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Biggio walked; Howard singled to right [Biggio to
third]; Bagwell struck out; Gonzalez doubled to center [Biggio
scored, Howard scored]; SODOWSKY REPLACED LIEBER (PITCHING);
Bell walked; Berry struck out; Gutierrez walked [Gonzalez to
third, Bell to second]; Sodowsky threw a wild pitch [Gonzalez
scored, Bell to third, Gutierrez to second]; Ausmus lined to
shortstop; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 6TH: Sveum struck out; Osik doubled; SPRINGER REPLACED
BERRY (PITCHING); SPIERS REPLACED GARCIA (PLAYING 3B); Guillen
singled to right [Osik scored, Guillen to second]; Polcovich
doubled [Guillen scored]; WARD BATTED FOR SODOWSKY; Ward
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Polcovich to third]; Womack
grounded out (pitcher to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
3, Pirates 4.

ASTROS 7TH: CHRISTIANSEN REPLACED WARD (PITCHING); Spiers was
called out on strikes; Biggio was called out on strikes; Howard
singled to center; Bagwell singled to center [Howard to second];
Gonzalez struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 4.

PIRATES 7TH: Allensworth grounded out (first to pitcher); Martin
was hit by a pitch; Young struck out while Martin stole second;
Sveum popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates
4.

ASTROS 8TH: WILKINS REPLACED CHRISTIANSEN (PITCHING); Bell
grounded out (shortstop to first); ABREU BATTED FOR SPRINGER;
Abreu flied to center; Gutierrez grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 4.

PIRATES 8TH: MARTIN REPLACED ABREU (PITCHING); Osik grounded out
(second to first); Guillen flied to right; Polcovich walked;
SMITH BATTED FOR WILKINS; Smith singled to center [Polcovich to
second]; Womack doubled to left [Polcovich scored, Smith to
third]; MAGNANTE REPLACED MARTIN (PITCHING); Allensworth struck
out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 5.

ASTROS 9TH: LOISELLE REPLACED SMITH (PITCHING); Ausmus was
called out on strikes; Spiers lined to shortstop; Biggio struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   6   1    7
 Pirates          5  10   0    9


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