Philadelphia Phillies 6, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 114
Played on Wednesday, August 6, 1997 (N) at Veterans Stadium

HOU N    0  1  1    1  0  0    1  0  0  -   4  9  1
PHI N    4  0  1    0  0  1    0  0  x  -   6  8  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   0   0   1       0   1       0   2
Howard cf,rf,cf               5   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Bagwell 1b                    5   0   1   0       0   2      11   1
Gonzalez lf                   4   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
Bell rf                       3   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
  Lima p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gutierrez ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cabrera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Berry 3b                      3   1   0   0       1   0       1   2
Ausmus c                      4   1   1   0       0   0       4   1
Bogar ss                      2   0   2   0       2   0       1   4
Garcia p                      0   0   0   1       0   0       0   1
  Mouton cf                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Phillips ph,rf              1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Totals                       34   4   9   3       3   4      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Garcia-Bogar-Bagwell.
E: Garcia (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Bogar (10,off Stephenson); Gonzalez (25,off Stephenson).
SH: Garcia (4,off Stephenson).
SF: Garcia (1,off Stephenson).
Team LOB: 8.

Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cummings cf                   2   0   1   0       2   0       5   0
Morandini 2b                  4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Jefferies lf                  4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Rolen 3b                      3   2   1   1       1   0       1   5
Brogna 1b                     4   1   0   0       0   1       9   1
Lieberthal c                  4   1   1   3       0   1       4   1
Barron rf                     3   1   2   1       0   0       1   0
Stocker ss                    3   0   1   0       0   1       0   4
Stephenson p                  3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Spradlin p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bottalico p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   6   8   5       3   4      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: Rolen (20), Barron (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Jefferies (21,off Garcia).
HR: Lieberthal (16,1st inning off Garcia 2 on 2 out); Rolen (16,3rd inning
off Garcia 0 on 1 out); Barron (1,6th inning off Lima 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Stocker (11,off Garcia).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Stocker (4,2nd base by Garcia/Ausmus).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Garcia L(4-8)                 4     7   5   1   2   1   2  20
Lima                          2     1   1   1   0   1   1   7
Cabrera                       2     0   0   0   1   2   0   6
Totals                        8     8   6   2   3   4   3  33

Garcia faced 2 batters in the 5th inning

Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Stephenson W(6-5)             7     9   4   3   2   2   0  32
Spradlin                      1     0   0   0   1   0   0   4
Bottalico SV(21)              1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     9   4   3   3   4   0  39


Umpires: HP - Dana DeMuth, 1B - Gary Darling, 2B - Charlie Reliford, 3B - Paul Schrieber
Time of Game: 2:40   Attendance: 15557


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Philadelphia Phillies    
1. Biggio              2b        Cummings            cf
2. Howard              cf        Morandini           2b
3. Bagwell             1b        Jefferies           lf
4. Gonzalez            lf        Rolen               3b
5. Bell                rf        Brogna              1b
6. Berry               3b        Lieberthal          c
7. Ausmus              c         Barron              rf
8. Bogar               ss        Stocker             ss
9. Garcia              p         Stephenson          p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio lined to center; Howard flied to center;
Bagwell singled to left; Gonzalez grounded out (first to
pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 1ST: Cummings flied to center; Morandini popped to
third; Jefferies doubled to right; Rolen walked; Brogna reached
on an error by Garcia (assist by Bagwell) [Jefferies scored
(unearned) (no RBI), Rolen to third, Brogna to first];
Lieberthal homered (unearned) [Rolen scored (unearned), Brogna
scored (unearned)]; Barron grounded out (third to first); 4 R (0
ER), 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 4.

ASTROS 2ND: Bell singled to second; Berry walked [Bell to
second]; Ausmus reached on a fielder's choice [Bell out at third
(third unassisted), Berry to second]; Bogar walked [Berry to
third, Ausmus to second]; Garcia out on a sacrifice fly to left
[Berry scored, Ausmus to third]; Biggio grounded out (shortstop
to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 4.

PHILLIES 2ND: Stocker singled to left; Stocker was caught
stealing second (catcher to shortstop to first); Stephenson
grounded out (second to first); Cummings singled to center;
Morandini lined to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Phillies 4.

ASTROS 3RD: Howard grounded out (shortstop to first); Bagwell
grounded out (third to first); Gonzalez singled to third
[Gonzalez scored (error by Rolen) (error by Barron) (unearned)
(no RBI)]; Bell singled to left; Berry forced Bell (shortstop to
second); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 4.

PHILLIES 3RD: Jefferies popped to first; Rolen homered; Brogna
grounded out (shortstop to first); Lieberthal struck out; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Ausmus singled to center; Bogar singled to shortstop
[Ausmus to third]; Garcia out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to
second) [Ausmus stayed at third, Bogar to second]; Biggio
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Ausmus scored, Bogar stayed
at second]; Howard popped to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
3, Phillies 5.

PHILLIES 4TH: Barron singled to third; Stocker grounded into a
double play (pitcher to shortstop to first) [Barron out at
second]; Stephenson grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Phillies 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Bagwell struck out; Gonzalez popped to right; Bell
popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Phillies 5.

PHILLIES 5TH: Cummings walked; Morandini singled to center
[Cummings to third]; LIMA REPLACED BELL (PITCHING); MOUTON
REPLACED GARCIA (PLAYING CF); HOWARD CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
RF); Jefferies popped to right; Rolen popped to first; Brogna
flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Phillies 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Berry flied to center; Ausmus flied to center; Bogar
doubled to right; Mouton popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 3, Phillies 5.

PHILLIES 6TH: Lieberthal grounded out (third to first); Barron
homered; Stocker struck out; Stephenson grounded out (shortstop
to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Phillies 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Biggio was called out on strikes; Howard singled to
right; Bagwell popped to center; Gonzalez doubled to left
[Howard scored]; GUTIERREZ BATTED FOR LIMA; Gutierrez grounded
out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Phillies
6.

PHILLIES 7TH: CABRERA REPLACED GUTIERREZ (PITCHING); Cummings
walked; Morandini struck out; Cummings was picked off first
(pitcher to first); Jefferies flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Phillies 6.

ASTROS 8TH: SPRADLIN REPLACED STEPHENSON (PITCHING); Berry
grounded out (third to first); Ausmus grounded out (third to
first); Bogar walked; PHILLIPS BATTED FOR MOUTON; Phillips
popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Phillies 6.

PHILLIES 8TH: PHILLIPS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); HOWARD
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); Rolen popped to right; Brogna
struck out; Lieberthal flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Phillies 6.

ASTROS 9TH: BOTTALICO REPLACED SPRADLIN (PITCHING); Biggio
grounded out (third to first); Howard struck out; Bagwell was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Phillies
6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   9   1    8
 Phillies         6   8   2    3


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