Chicago White Sox 3, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 136
Played on Sunday, August 31, 1997 (D) at Comiskey Park II

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   1  7  0
CHI A    0  0  1    0  2  0    0  0  x  -   3  9  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       2   4
Spiers 1b                     2   0   1   0       3   0       9   1
Bagwell dh                    4   1   1   0       0   2       0   0
Bell rf                       3   0   2   1       1   0       4   0
Gonzalez lf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Carr cf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Johnson 3b                    3   0   0   0       1   2       0   1
Pena c                        3   0   0   0       0   1       3   1
  Ausmus ph,c                 1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Bogar ss                      3   0   0   0       0   1       2   3
  Howard ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Reynolds p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
  Hudek p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Martin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   1   7   1       5   8      24  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Bogar-Biggio-Spiers, Biggio-Bogar-Spiers.

BATTING - 
2B: Bagwell (34,off Baldwin).
HBP: Bagwell (11,by Baldwin); Biggio (25,by Baldwin).
GDP: Bell (14,off Baldwin).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Biggio 3 (35,2nd base off Baldwin/Fabregas,3rd base off Baldwin/Fabregas,2nd
base off Karchner/Fabregas); Spiers (8,2nd base off Baldwin/Fabregas);
Carr (11,2nd base off Baldwin/Fabregas).
CS: Biggio (9,3rd base by Karchner/Fabregas).

Chicago White Sox            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Durham 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Martinez rf                   3   2   2   0       1   0       1   0
F. Thomas dh                  4   1   2   0       0   1       0   0
Belle lf                      4   0   3   2       0   0       1   0
Ventura 3b                    2   0   1   1       2   0       3   5
Cameron cf                    3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Valdez 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   2       8   0
Fabregas c                    4   0   0   0       0   0       9   1
Guillen ss                    3   0   0   0       0   1       3   2
Baldwin p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  T. Castillo p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Foulke p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Karchner p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   3   9   3       4   5      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Ventura-Valdez.

BATTING - 
2B: Belle (37,off Reynolds).
GDP: F. Thomas (12,off Reynolds); Fabregas (14,off Martin).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reynolds L(6-9)               6.1   9   3   3   2   3   0  29
Hudek                         0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Martin                        1     0   0   0   2   1   0   4
Totals                        8     9   3   3   4   5   0  35


Chicago White Sox            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Baldwin W(11-13)              6.2   6   1   1   4   6   0  31
T. Castillo                   1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Foulke                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Karchner SV(12)               1     1   0   0   1   1   0   4
Totals                        9     7   1   1   5   8   0  39

HBP: Baldwin 2 (5,Bagwell,Biggio).

Umpires: HP - Mark Johnson, 1B - Tim McClelland, 2B - Drew Coble, 3B - Gary Cederstrom
Time of Game: 3:18   Attendance: 22916


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago White Sox        
1. Biggio              2b        Durham              2b
2. Spiers              1b        Martinez            rf
3. Bagwell             dh        F. Thomas           dh
4. Bell                rf        Belle               lf
5. Gonzalez            lf        Ventura             3b
6. Carr                cf        Cameron             cf
7. Johnson             3b        Valdez              1b
8. Pena                c         Fabregas            c
9. Bogar               ss        Guillen             ss
   Reynolds            p         Baldwin             p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (second to first); Spiers
singled to shortstop; Bagwell was hit by a pitch [Spiers to
second]; Bell grounded into a double play (third to first)
[Spiers out at third]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, White
Sox 0.

WHITE SOX 1ST: Durham flied to left; Martinez singled to center;
F. Thomas grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Martinez out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, White Sox 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Gonzalez flied to left; Carr struck out; Johnson
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
White Sox 0.

WHITE SOX 2ND: Belle singled to left; Ventura walked [Belle to
second]; Cameron grounded out (first unassisted) [Belle to
third, Ventura to second]; Valdez struck out; Fabregas grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, White
Sox 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Pena lined to center; Bogar grounded out (third to
first); Biggio was hit by a pitch; Biggio stole second; Spiers
walked; Bagwell forced Spiers (third to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 0, White Sox 0.

WHITE SOX 3RD: Guillen grounded out (second to first); On a bunt
Durham grounded out (pitcher to first); Martinez singled to
left; F. Thomas singled to right [Martinez to third]; Belle
doubled to third [Martinez scored, F. Thomas to third]; Ventura
grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
0, White Sox 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Bell singled to left; Gonzalez popped to shortstop;
Carr popped to shortstop; Johnson walked [Bell to second]; Pena
popped to catcher; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, White Sox 1.

WHITE SOX 4TH: Cameron singled to left; Valdez forced Cameron
(pitcher to shortstop) [Valdez to first]; Fabregas popped to
left; Guillen struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, White Sox 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Bogar struck out; Biggio singled to center; Spiers
walked [Biggio to second]; Bagwell struck out; Biggio stole
third and Spiers stole second; Bell walked; Gonzalez struck out;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, White Sox 1.

WHITE SOX 5TH: Durham grounded out (pitcher to first); Martinez
walked; F. Thomas singled to left [Martinez to second]; Belle
singled to left [Martinez scored, F. Thomas to second]; Ventura
singled to left [F. Thomas scored, Belle to second]; Cameron
forced Ventura (third to second) [Belle to third, Cameron to
first]; Valdez flied to right; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0,
White Sox 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Carr singled to right; Johnson was called out on
strikes while Carr stole second; Pena struck out; Bogar popped
to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, White Sox 3.

WHITE SOX 6TH: Fabregas grounded out (first to pitcher); Guillen
flied to right; Durham struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, White Sox 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Biggio grounded out (third to first); Spiers
grounded out (shortstop to first); Bagwell doubled to left; Bell
singled to left [Bagwell scored]; T. CASTILLO REPLACED BALDWIN
(PITCHING); Gonzalez popped to third; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, White Sox 3.

WHITE SOX 7TH: Martinez lined to right; HUDEK REPLACED REYNOLDS
(PITCHING); F. Thomas struck out; Belle flied to right; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, White Sox 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Carr grounded out (shortstop to first); Johnson was
called out on strikes; AUSMUS BATTED FOR PENA; FOULKE REPLACED
T. CASTILLO (PITCHING); Ausmus popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, White Sox 3.

WHITE SOX 8TH: AUSMUS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); MARTIN
REPLACED HUDEK (PITCHING); Ventura walked; Cameron walked
[Ventura to second]; Valdez struck out; Fabregas grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Cameron out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, White Sox 3.

ASTROS 9TH: KARCHNER REPLACED FOULKE (PITCHING); HOWARD BATTED
FOR BOGAR; Howard singled to center; Biggio forced Howard
(second to shortstop) [Biggio to first]; Biggio stole second;
Spiers walked; Bagwell struck out; Biggio was caught stealing
third (catcher to third); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, White
Sox 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   7   0   11
 White Sox        3   9   0    8


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