Houston Astros 7, San Francisco Giants 6
Regular Season Game 2
Played on Wednesday, April 1, 1998 (N) at Astrodome

SF  N    0  0  0    2  4  0    0  0  0  -   6 11  0
HOU N    4  0  0    0  1  0    0  2  x  -   7  8  0
San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hamilton cf                   5   1   3   1       0   0       4   0
Mueller 3b                    4   1   2   0       1   1       1   1
Bonds lf                      5   1   0   0       0   1       4   0
Kent 2b                       3   0   0   1       1   3       3   5
Hayes 1b                      4   1   2   4       0   0       6   0
  Johnstone p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rodriguez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tavarez p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Javier rf                     3   0   1   0       1   2       0   0
Mayne c                       4   1   3   0       0   1       3   0
Aurilia ss                    3   1   0   0       1   0       2   2
Hershiser p                   3   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Snow 1b                     1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       35   6  11   6       4  10      24   9

FIELDING - 
PB: Mayne (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Hamilton (1,off Hampton); Mueller (1,off Miller); Mayne (1,off Miller).
HR: Hayes (1,4th inning off Hampton 1 on 2 out).
GDP: Mueller (2,off Hampton); Bonds (2,off Wagner).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Aurilia (1,2nd base off Hampton/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     2   2   1   0       2   0       2   3
Bell rf                       4   1   0   0       1   1       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    3   1   0   0       1   0       6   2
Spiers 3b                     3   0   1   1       0   0       2   2
  Berry ph,3b                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Alou lf                       4   1   1   3       0   0       1   0
Everett cf                    4   1   1   0       0   1       2   1
Gutierrez ss                  4   1   2   0       0   1       3   4
Ausmus c                      4   0   1   1       0   0      10   0
Hampton p                     2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Clark ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Howell ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   7   8   5       5   3      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Spiers-Biggio-Bagwell, Biggio-Gutierrez-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Spiers (1,off Hershiser); Gutierrez (1,off Hershiser).
HR: Alou (1,1st inning off Hershiser 2 on 1 out).
HBP: Biggio (1,by Hershiser).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Biggio 3 (3,2nd base off Hershiser/Mayne 2,2nd base off Johnstone/Mayne).

PITCHING
San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hershiser                     6     5   5   5   3   3   1  27
Johnstone                     0.2   0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Rodriguez                     0.1   1   1   1   1   0   0   3
Tavarez L(0-1)                1     2   1   0   0   0   0   5
Totals                        8     8   7   6   5   3   1  38

Rodriguez faced 1 batter in the 8th inning
WP: Hershiser (1).
HBP: Hershiser (1,Biggio).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hampton                       6     8   6   6   4   7   1  28
Miller W(1-0)                 2     2   0   0   0   2   0   8
Wagner SV(1)                  1     1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9    11   6   6   4  10   1  39


Umpires: HP - Gerry Davis, 1B - Wally Bell, 2B - Jerry Meals, 3B - Terry Tata
Time of Game: 3:04   Attendance: 13719


Starting Lineups:

   San Francisco Giants          Houston Astros           
1. Hamilton            cf        Biggio              2b
2. Mueller             3b        Bell                rf
3. Bonds               lf        Bagwell             1b
4. Kent                2b        Spiers              3b
5. Hayes               1b        Alou                lf
6. Javier              rf        Everett             cf
7. Mayne               c         Gutierrez           ss
8. Aurilia             ss        Ausmus              c
9. Hershiser           p         Hampton             p

GIANTS 1ST: Hamilton singled to left; Mueller grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Hamilton out at second];
Bonds flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio was hit by a pitch; Biggio stole second; Bell
walked; Bagwell walked [Biggio to third, Bell to second];
Hershiser threw a wild pitch [Biggio scored, Bell to third,
Bagwell to second]; Spiers grounded out (pitcher to first); Alou
homered [Bell scored, Bagwell scored]; Everett was called out on
strikes; Gutierrez grounded out (second to first); 4 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 4.

GIANTS 2ND: Kent struck out; Hayes grounded out (shortstop to
first); Javier walked; Mayne struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Giants 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 2ND: Ausmus flied to left; Hampton singled to left;
Biggio singled to center [Hampton to second]; Bell forced Biggio
(second to shortstop) [Hampton to third]; Bagwell popped to
shortstop; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 4.

GIANTS 3RD: Aurilia popped to first; Hershiser struck out;
Hamilton popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 3RD: Spiers grounded out (second to first); Alou lined to
left; Everett grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 4.

GIANTS 4TH: Mueller singled to right; Bonds forced Mueller
(second to shortstop); Kent struck out; Hayes homered [Bonds
scored]; Javier struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Gutierrez struck out; Ausmus grounded out (third to
first); Hampton grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 4.

GIANTS 5TH: Mayne singled to shortstop; Aurilia walked [Mayne to
second]; Hershiser struck out; Hamilton doubled to left [Mayne
scored, Aurilia to third]; Mueller walked; Bonds struck out;
Kent walked [Aurilia scored, Hamilton to third, Mueller to
second]; Hayes singled to center [Hamilton scored, Mueller
scored, Kent out at third (center to first to third)]; 4 R, 3 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 6, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Biggio walked; Biggio stole second; Bell struck out;
Bagwell flied to center [Biggio to third]; Spiers doubled to
left [Biggio scored]; Alou lined to third; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Giants 6, Astros 5.

GIANTS 6TH: Javier singled to center; Mayne singled to center
[Javier to second]; Aurilia forced Mayne (shortstop to second)
[Javier to third]; Aurilia stole second; Hershiser lined to
center; Hamilton grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Giants 6, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Everett flied to center; Gutierrez doubled to right;
Ausmus flied to center; CLARK BATTED FOR HAMPTON; Clark flied to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 6, Astros 5.

GIANTS 7TH: MILLER REPLACED CLARK (PITCHING); Mueller doubled to
right; Bonds lined to center; Kent struck out; Hayes grounded
out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 6, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: SNOW REPLACED HERSHISER (PLAYING 1B); JOHNSTONE
REPLACED HAYES (PITCHING); Biggio walked; Bell flied to left;
Biggio stole second; Bagwell lined to left; BERRY BATTED FOR
SPIERS; RODRIGUEZ REPLACED JOHNSTONE (PITCHING); Berry walked;
Alou forced Berry (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Giants 6, Astros 5.

GIANTS 8TH: BERRY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); Javier was called
out on strikes; Mayne doubled to center; Aurilia grounded out
(first to pitcher) [Mayne to third]; Snow lined to shortstop; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 6, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Everett singled to center; TAVAREZ REPLACED
RODRIGUEZ (PITCHING); Gutierrez singled to right [Everett to
third]; Ausmus singled to center [Everett scored, Gutierrez to
third, Ausmus to second (on throw)]; HOWELL BATTED FOR MILLER;
Mayne allowed a passed ball [Gutierrez scored (unearned), Ausmus
to third]; Howell grounded out (second to first); Biggio popped
to second; Bell popped to second; 2 R (1 ER), 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Giants 6, Astros 7.

GIANTS 9TH: WAGNER REPLACED HOWELL (PITCHING); Hamilton singled
to pitcher; Mueller was called out on strikes; Bonds grounded
into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Hamilton out
at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 6, Astros 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           6  11   0    6
 Astros           7   8   0    7


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