Florida Marlins 8, Houston Astros 6
Regular Season Game 121
Played on Wednesday, August 13, 1997 (N) at Astrodome

FLA N    0  0  0    0  0  4    0  4  0  -   8 14  2
HOU N    2  1  0    0  0  0    2  0  1  -   6 11  3
Florida Marlins              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Eisenreich lf                 5   1   1   0       0   2       1   0
Renteria ss                   5   1   1   0       0   1       3   1
Alou cf,rf                    5   1   1   1       0   0       2   0
Bonilla 3b                    4   1   2   0       1   2       1   2
Daulton rf                    4   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  White cf                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Conine 1b                     5   2   3   3       0   0       7   0
Zaun c                        4   1   2   0       0   0      11   0
Counsell 2b                   3   0   1   1       0   1       0   1
  Sheffield ph                1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Powell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nen p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Fernandez p                   3   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
  Abbott ph,2b                1   0   1   1       0   0       1   1
Totals                       41   8  14   8       1   7      27   8

FIELDING - 
E: Bonilla (16), Counsell (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Daulton (16,off Lima).
GDP: Renteria (10,off Martin).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   2   2   0       0   1       3   4
Bell rf                       3   2   2   2       1   0       0   0
  Mouton pr,rf                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    5   1   1   1       0   2       7   1
Gonzalez lf                   4   1   0   0       1   0       2   0
Berry 3b                      3   0   1   0       1   2       0   2
  Spiers 3b                   1   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
Ausmus c                      5   0   2   0       0   0       7   0
Bogar ss                      3   0   0   0       1   2       2   3
  Martin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Phillips ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Carr cf                       5   0   1   0       0   1       5   0
Reynolds p                    2   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
  Magnante p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howard ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Lima p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Springer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gutierrez ss                2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       40   6  11   4       4  11      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Biggio-Bagwell.
E: Berry (14), Carr 2 (4).
PB: Ausmus (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (31,off Fernandez); Reynolds (3,off Fernandez); Spiers (21,off Nen).
HR: Bell (9,7th inning off Fernandez 0 on 0 out); Bagwell (33,7th inning off
Fernandez 0 on 0 out).
HBP: Bell (8,by Powell).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Biggio 2 (24,3rd base off Fernandez/Zaun,2nd base off Powell/Zaun); Bell
(8,2nd base off Fernandez/Zaun); Carr (9,2nd base off Fernandez/Zaun).

PITCHING
Florida Marlins              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Fernandez W(15-8)             7     9   5   3   3  10   2  34
Powell                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   5
Nen SV(30)                    1     2   1   1   1   1   0   6
Totals                        9    11   6   4   4  11   2  45

WP: Fernandez (9).
HBP: Powell (3,Bell).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reynolds                      5.2   8   4   4   0   3   0  26
Magnante                      0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Lima L(1-6)                   1     1   2   2   1   2   0   5
Springer                      0     2   2   2   0   0   0   2
Martin                        1     2   0   0   0   1   0   4
Wagner                        1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9    14   8   8   1   7   0  42

Lima faced 2 batters in the 8th inning
Springer faced 2 batters in the 8th inning

Umpires: HP - CB Bucknor, 1B - Wally Bell, 2B - Tom Hallion, 3B - Jerry Crawford
Time of Game: 3:24   Attendance: 22543


Starting Lineups:

   Florida Marlins               Houston Astros           
1. Eisenreich          lf        Biggio              2b
2. Renteria            ss        Bell                rf
3. Alou                cf        Bagwell             1b
4. Bonilla             3b        Gonzalez            lf
5. Daulton             rf        Berry               3b
6. Conine              1b        Ausmus              c
7. Zaun                c         Bogar               ss
8. Counsell            2b        Carr                cf
9. Fernandez           p         Reynolds            p

MARLINS 1ST: Eisenreich lined to left; Renteria grounded out
(third to first); Alou grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Marlins 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio doubled to center; Bell walked; Bagwell was
called out on strikes while Biggio stole third and Bell stole
second; Gonzalez popped to third; Berry walked; Ausmus reached
on an error by Counsell [Biggio scored (unearned) (no RBI), Bell
scored (unearned) (no RBI), Berry to second]; Bogar walked
[Berry to third, Ausmus to second]; Carr grounded out (pitcher
to first); 2 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Marlins 0, Astros 2.

MARLINS 2ND: Bonilla singled to center; Daulton forced Bonilla
(second to shortstop); Conine singled to left [Daulton to
second]; Zaun forced Conine (second to shortstop) [Daulton to
third]; Counsell forced Zaun (third to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Marlins 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Reynolds struck out; Biggio singled to left; Bell
singled to center [Biggio scored]; Fernandez threw a wild pitch
[Bell to second]; Bagwell struck out; Gonzalez lined to left; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Marlins 0, Astros 3.

MARLINS 3RD: Fernandez grounded out (shortstop to first);
Eisenreich grounded out (second to first); Renteria reached on
an error by Berry; Alou forced Renteria (shortstop to second); 0
R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Marlins 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Berry was called out on strikes; Ausmus grounded out
(third to first); Bogar struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Marlins 0, Astros 3.

MARLINS 4TH: Bonilla struck out; Daulton flied to center; Conine
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Marlins 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Carr was called out on strikes; Reynolds doubled to
center; Biggio grounded out (pitcher to first); Bell grounded
out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Marlins 0, Astros 3.

MARLINS 5TH: Zaun lined to left; Counsell struck out; Fernandez
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Marlins 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Bagwell flied to center; Gonzalez grounded out
(second to first); Berry singled to left; Ausmus flied to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Marlins 0, Astros 3.

MARLINS 6TH: Eisenreich singled to left; Renteria singled to
left [Eisenreich to second]; Alou singled to center [Eisenreich
scored, Renteria to third, Alou to second (error by Carr)];
Bonilla was called out on strikes; Daulton grounded out (first
to pitcher) [Renteria scored, Alou to third]; Conine singled to
right [Alou scored]; Zaun singled to second [Conine to second];
Counsell singled to center [Conine scored, Zaun to third,
Counsell to second (error by Carr)]; MAGNANTE REPLACED REYNOLDS
(PITCHING); Fernandez struck out; 4 R, 6 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Marlins
4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Bogar popped to shortstop; Carr singled to
shortstop; HOWARD BATTED FOR MAGNANTE; Carr stole second; Howard
was called out on strikes; Biggio was called out on strikes; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Marlins 4, Astros 3.

MARLINS 7TH: LIMA REPLACED HOWARD (PITCHING); Eisenreich was
called out on strikes; Renteria struck out; Alou lined to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Marlins 4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Bell homered; Bagwell homered; Gonzalez grounded out
(pitcher to first); Berry struck out; Ausmus singled to
shortstop; Bogar was called out on strikes; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Marlins 4, Astros 5.

MARLINS 8TH: SPIERS REPLACED BERRY (PLAYING 3B); Bonilla walked;
Daulton doubled to left [Bonilla to third]; SPRINGER REPLACED
LIMA (PITCHING); Conine singled to right [Bonilla scored,
Daulton scored]; Zaun singled to right [Conine to third]; MARTIN
REPLACED BOGAR (PITCHING); GUTIERREZ REPLACED SPRINGER (PLAYING
SS); SHEFFIELD BATTED FOR COUNSELL; Sheffield singled to center
[Conine scored, Zaun to third]; ABBOTT BATTED FOR FERNANDEZ;
Abbott singled to right [Zaun scored, Sheffield to second];
Eisenreich struck out; Renteria grounded into a double play
(second to first) [Abbott out at second]; 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Marlins 8, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: POWELL REPLACED SHEFFIELD (PITCHING); ABBOTT STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); WHITE REPLACED DAULTON (PLAYING CF); ALOU
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); Carr popped to shortstop;
Gutierrez grounded out (second to first); Biggio reached on an
error by Bonilla; Biggio stole second; Bell was hit by a pitch;
MOUTON RAN FOR BELL; Bagwell flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Marlins 8, Astros 5.

MARLINS 9TH: MOUTON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); WAGNER REPLACED
MARTIN (PITCHING); Alou lined to center; Bonilla singled to
right; Ausmus allowed a passed ball [Bonilla to second]; White
flied to center [Bonilla to third]; Conine grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Marlins 8, Astros 5.

ASTROS 9TH: NEN REPLACED POWELL (PITCHING); Gonzalez walked;
Gonzalez advanced to second because of defensive indifference
[Gonzalez to second]; Spiers doubled to left [Gonzalez scored];
Ausmus singled to right [Spiers to third]; PHILLIPS BATTED FOR
WAGNER; Phillips struck out; Carr popped to shortstop; Gutierrez
forced Ausmus (shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Marlins 8, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Marlins          8  14   2    7
 Astros           6  11   3   12


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