San Francisco Giants 5, Houston Astros 4 (10 innings)
Regular Season Game 8
Played on Tuesday, April 7, 1998 (D) at 3Com Park at Candlestick Point

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  1    2  0  0    0  -   4  5  0
SF  N    1  0  0    1  2  0    0  0  0    1  -   5 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   1   1   1       0   1       2   3
Bell rf                       5   0   1   1       0   3       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    3   2   1   0       2   0      10   2
Berry 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   3       1   3
Alou lf                       3   0   2   1       1   0       3   0
Hidalgo cf                    3   0   0   1       0   1       5   0
Gutierrez ss                  3   0   0   0       1   0       1   3
Ausmus c                      2   0   0   0       0   0       4   2
  Spiers ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Eusebio c                   1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Halama p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nitkowski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Clark ph                    0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Magnante p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Everett ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       32   4   5   4       5  11      28  13

BATTING - 
2B: Alou (2,off Hershiser); Biggio (3,off Tavarez).
SF: Hidalgo (1,off Hershiser).
HBP: Berry (1,by Hershiser).
GDP: Ausmus (2,off Hershiser).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bagwell (3,2nd base off Hershiser/Johnson).

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hamilton cf                   5   1   2   0       0   0       1   1
Mueller 3b                    2   2   1   0       1   0       0   2
Bonds lf                      4   0   1   1       1   0       1   0
Kent 2b                       4   0   2   2       1   0       4   2
Javier rf                     5   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Johnson c                     5   0   0   0       0   4      11   1
Snow 1b                       4   2   1   0       1   1       9   0
Aurilia ss                    3   0   2   0       2   0       1   4
Hershiser p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Reed p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hayes ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tavarez p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Benard ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nen p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Sanchez ph                  1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   5  10   4       6   6      30  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Mueller-Kent-Snow.

BATTING - 
2B: Hamilton (3,off Halama); Kent (4,off Halama); Aurilia (2,off Magnante).
SH: Hershiser (1,off Halama); Mueller 2 (2,off Halama,off Wagner).
IBB: Kent (1,by Wagner).
Team LOB: 12.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Halama                        4     6   4   4   3   3   0  22
Nitkowski                     2     0   0   0   0   2   0   6
Magnante                      2     2   0   0   0   1   0   8
Wagner L(0-1)                 1.1   2   1   1   3   0   0   9
Totals                        9.1  10   5   5   6   6   0  45

Halama faced 4 batters in the 5th inning
WP: Halama (1).
IBB: Wagner (1,Kent).

San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hershiser                     5.1   3   2   2   4   6   0  23
Reed                          0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Tavarez                       2     2   2   2   1   3   0   8
Nen W(1-0)                    2     0   0   0   0   2   0   6
Totals                       10     5   4   4   5  11   0  39

WP: Hershiser (2), Tavarez (1).
HBP: Hershiser (2,Berry).

Umpires: HP - Charlie Reliford, 1B - Paul Schrieber, 2B - Ed Montague, 3B - Dana DeMuth
Time of Game: 3:38   Attendance: 55370


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Francisco Giants     
1. Biggio              2b        Hamilton            cf
2. Bell                rf        Mueller             3b
3. Bagwell             1b        Bonds               lf
4. Berry               3b        Kent                2b
5. Alou                lf        Javier              rf
6. Hidalgo             cf        Johnson             c
7. Gutierrez           ss        Snow                1b
8. Ausmus              c         Aurilia             ss
9. Halama              p         Hershiser           p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio lined to center; Bell struck out; Bagwell
singled to left; Berry was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Hamilton popped to left; Mueller walked; Bonds
walked [Mueller to second]; Kent singled to right [Mueller
scored, Bonds to second]; Javier flied to left; Johnson struck
out (catcher to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants
1.

ASTROS 2ND: Alou doubled to left; Hidalgo lined to first;
Gutierrez walked; Ausmus grounded into a double play (third to
second to first) [Gutierrez out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 1.

GIANTS 2ND: Snow flied to center; Aurilia walked; Hershiser out
on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second) [Aurilia to second];
Hamilton grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Giants 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Halama grounded out (pitcher to first); Biggio
struck out; Bell was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 1.

GIANTS 3RD: Mueller grounded out (shortstop to first); Bonds
popped to third; Kent grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell walked; Berry was called out on strikes;
Bagwell stole second; Alou walked while Bagwell advanced to
third on a wild pitch; Hidalgo hit a sacrifice fly to left
[Bagwell scored]; Gutierrez forced Alou (third to second); 1 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

GIANTS 4TH: Javier grounded out (second to first); Johnson
struck out; Snow singled to left; Aurilia singled to left [Snow
to third]; Halama threw a wild pitch [Snow scored, Aurilia to
second]; Hershiser struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Giants 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Ausmus grounded out (shortstop to first); Halama
grounded out (second to first); Biggio flied to right; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 2.

GIANTS 5TH: Hamilton doubled to right; Mueller reached on a
fielder's choice on a sacrifice bunt [Hamilton to third]; Bonds
singled to right [Hamilton scored, Mueller to second]; Kent
doubled to left [Mueller scored, Bonds to third]; NITKOWSKI
REPLACED HALAMA (PITCHING); Javier grounded out (third to
first); Johnson struck out; Snow was called out on strikes; 2 R,
3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Bell struck out; Bagwell walked; Berry was hit by a
pitch [Bagwell to second]; Alou singled to left [Bagwell scored,
Berry to second]; REED REPLACED HERSHISER (PITCHING); Hidalgo
popped to right; Gutierrez popped to second; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 4.

GIANTS 6TH: Aurilia popped to center; HAYES BATTED FOR REED;
Hayes flied to center; Hamilton grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 4.

ASTROS 7TH: TAVAREZ REPLACED HAYES (PITCHING); SPIERS BATTED FOR
AUSMUS; Spiers was called out on strikes; CLARK BATTED FOR
NITKOWSKI; Clark walked; Tavarez threw a wild pitch [Clark to
second]; Biggio doubled to center [Clark scored]; Bell singled
to center [Biggio scored, Bell out at second (center to catcher
to second)]; Bagwell lined to shortstop; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Giants 4.

GIANTS 7TH: MAGNANTE REPLACED CLARK (PITCHING); EUSEBIO REPLACED
SPIERS (PLAYING C ); Mueller singled to center; Bonds lined to
left; Kent flied to center; Javier flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Berry struck out; Alou grounded out (shortstop to
first); Hidalgo was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 4, Giants 4.

GIANTS 8TH: Johnson struck out; Snow popped to shortstop;
Aurilia doubled to center; BENARD BATTED FOR TAVAREZ; Benard
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4,
Giants 4.

ASTROS 9TH: NEN REPLACED BENARD (PITCHING); Gutierrez grounded
out (shortstop to first); Eusebio struck out; EVERETT BATTED FOR
MAGNANTE; Everett was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 4.

GIANTS 9TH: WAGNER REPLACED EVERETT (PITCHING); Hamilton singled
to shortstop; Mueller out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second)
[Hamilton to second]; Bonds grounded out (first to pitcher)
[Hamilton to third]; Kent was walked intentionally; Kent
advanced to second because of defensive indifference [Kent to
second]; Javier grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 4.

ASTROS 10TH: Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); Bell
lined to right; Bagwell grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 4.

GIANTS 10TH: Johnson grounded out (shortstop to first); Snow
walked; Aurilia walked [Snow to second]; SANCHEZ BATTED FOR NEN;
Sanchez singled to center [Snow scored, Aurilia to second]; 1 R,
1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   5   0    5
 Giants           5  10   0   12


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