Houston Astros 9, Montreal Expos 0
Regular Season Game 99
Played on Sunday, July 20, 1997 (D) at Stade Olympique

HOU N    0  1  1    0  0  3    0  4  0  -   9  8  0
MON N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  4  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     2   1   1   1       1   1       1   4
  Gutierrez 2b                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Carr cf                       4   1   0   0       1   1       3   0
Bagwell 1b                    3   2   0   0       0   0       9   0
  Phillips 1b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gonzalez lf                   4   3   3   6       0   1       4   0
Bell rf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Berry 3b                      3   0   0   1       0   1       1   2
Eusebio c                     4   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Bogar ss                      4   1   1   0       0   0       3   2
Kile p                        3   1   2   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       32   9   8   8       2   5      27   9

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

BATTING - 
2B: Gonzalez (24,off Hermanson); Bogar (7,off Hermanson); Kile (2,off Hermanson);
Gutierrez (6,off Torres).
HR: Gonzalez 2 (6,6th inning off Hermanson 1 on 2 out,8th inning off Daal 3
on 1 out).
SH: Kile (5,off Hermanson).
SF: Berry (3,off Hermanson); Biggio (6,off Hermanson).
HBP: Bagwell (9,by Valdes).
Team LOB: 2.

Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Santangelo cf                 4   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Lansing 2b                    3   0   1   0       0   0       1   6
  Stankiewicz 2b              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Rodriguez lf                  4   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Segui 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   1      11   0
Fletcher c                    3   0   1   0       0   0       6   0
Grudzielanek ss               3   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Orsulak rf                    3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Daal p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Torres p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Strange 3b                    2   0   0   0       1   1       1   3
Hermanson p                   2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Valdes p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McGuire rf                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       30   0   4   0       1   6      27  12

BATTING - 
2B: Grudzielanek (35,off Kile).
GDP: Grudzielanek (8,off Kile).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Grudzielanek (21,2nd base off Kile/Eusebio).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Kile W(13-3)                  9     4   0   0   1   6   0  31


Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hermanson L(4-5)              6     5   5   5   0   4   1  23
Valdes                        1.1   0   3   3   2   1   0   7
Daal                          0.2   1   1   1   0   0   1   3
Torres                        1     2   0   0   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9     8   9   9   2   5   2  38

WP: Hermanson (2).
HBP: Valdes (6,Bagwell).

Umpires: HP - Paul Nauert, 1B - Charlie Reliford, 2B - Jim Quick, 3B - Gary Darling
Time of Game: 2:14   Attendance: 26873


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Montreal Expos           
1. Biggio              2b        Santangelo          cf
2. Carr                cf        Lansing             2b
3. Bagwell             1b        Rodriguez           lf
4. Gonzalez            lf        Segui               1b
5. Bell                rf        Fletcher            c
6. Berry               3b        Grudzielanek        ss
7. Eusebio             c         Orsulak             rf
8. Bogar               ss        Strange             3b
9. Kile                p         Hermanson           p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio was called out on strikes; Carr grounded out
(second to first); Bagwell flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

EXPOS 1ST: Santangelo grounded out (third to first); Lansing
singled to left; Rodriguez struck out; Segui grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Gonzalez doubled to center; Bell grounded out
(second to first) [Gonzalez to third]; Berry out on a sacrifice
fly to right [Gonzalez scored]; Eusebio grounded out (second to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 0.

EXPOS 2ND: Fletcher singled to second; Grudzielanek forced
Fletcher (second to shortstop); Orsulak flied to left;
Grudzielanek stole second; Strange walked; Hermanson grounded
out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bogar doubled to right; Kile out on a sacrifice bunt
(third to second) [Bogar to third]; Biggio lined out on a
sacrifice fly to right [Bogar scored]; Carr struck out; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 0.

EXPOS 3RD: Santangelo lined to left; Lansing grounded out
(shortstop to first); Rodriguez grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell flied to center; Gonzalez was called out on
strikes; Bell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos
0.

EXPOS 4TH: Segui singled to left; Fletcher flied to left;
Grudzielanek grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Segui out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Expos 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Berry flied to right; Eusebio grounded out (second
to first); Bogar flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Expos 0.

EXPOS 5TH: Orsulak popped to shortstop; Strange struck out;
Hermanson popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Expos 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Kile doubled to left; Biggio singled to right [Kile
to third]; Carr grounded out (first unassisted) [Biggio to
second]; Hermanson threw a wild pitch [Kile scored, Biggio to
third]; Bagwell reached on a fielder's choice [Biggio out at
home (shortstop to catcher)]; Gonzalez homered [Bagwell scored];
Bell grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 5, Expos 0.

EXPOS 6TH: Santangelo grounded out (first unassisted); Lansing
popped to shortstop; Rodriguez grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 0.

ASTROS 7TH: VALDES REPLACED HERMANSON (PITCHING); Berry struck
out; Eusebio grounded out (third to first); Bogar flied to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 0.

EXPOS 7TH: Segui flied to left; Fletcher popped to third;
Grudzielanek doubled to center; Orsulak flied to center; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Kile lined to third; Biggio walked; Carr walked
[Biggio to second]; Bagwell was hit by a pitch [Biggio to third,
Carr to second]; DAAL REPLACED ORSULAK (PITCHING); MCGUIRE
REPLACED VALDES (PLAYING RF); Gonzalez homered [Biggio scored,
Carr scored, Bagwell scored]; Bell grounded out (second to
first); Berry grounded out (third to first); 4 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 9, Expos 0.

EXPOS 8TH: GUTIERREZ REPLACED BIGGIO (PLAYING 2B); PHILLIPS
REPLACED BAGWELL (PLAYING 1B); Strange flied to center; McGuire
was called out on strikes; Santangelo struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 9, Expos 0.

ASTROS 9TH: TORRES REPLACED DAAL (PITCHING); STANKIEWICZ
REPLACED LANSING (PLAYING 2B); Eusebio flied to center; Bogar
grounded out (shortstop to first); Kile singled to center;
Gutierrez doubled to right [Kile to third]; Carr grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 9, Expos 0.

EXPOS 9TH: Stankiewicz flied to center; Rodriguez struck out;
Segui struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9, Expos 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           9   8   0    2
 Expos            0   4   0    4


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