Houston Astros 4, Montreal Expos 3
Regular Season Game 23
Played on Saturday, April 25, 1998 (N) at Stade Olympique

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  2    1  0  1  -   4  9  1
MON N    1  1  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   3 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   2   2   1       0   0       3   2
Bell rf                       5   1   2   1       0   1       3   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    2   0   0   0       2   0       5   0
Spiers 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Alou lf                       3   0   1   0       1   1       2   0
Everett cf                    2   0   0   0       2   2       1   0
Eusebio c                     4   0   1   1       0   2       8   3
Gutierrez ss                  3   1   2   0       1   0       4   4
Reynolds p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Berry ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Magnante p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howell ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Hidalgo rf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   4   9   3       6   6      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Eusebio-Gutierrez, Biggio-Gutierrez-Bagwell.
E: Alou (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (10,off Vazquez).
3B: Biggio (1,off Vazquez).
SH: Reynolds (2,off Vazquez).
GDP: Spiers (2,off Vazquez).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Biggio (11,3rd base off Urbina/Hubbard).
CS: Alou (1,2nd base by Vazquez/Hubbard); Everett (3,2nd base by Telford/Hubbard).

Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Santangelo lf                 5   1   1   0       0   0       1   1
Grudzielanek ss               3   0   2   0       1   0       3   3
V. Guerrero rf                4   0   2   0       0   0       3   0
Fullmer 1b                    3   0   0   0       1   2       6   0
White cf                      4   0   1   0       0   2       4   0
Vidro 2b                      3   1   1   0       1   1       2   2
Andrews 3b                    3   1   1   0       1   1       1   2
Hubbard c                     4   0   1   0       0   0       7   2
Vazquez p                     2   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
  Bennett p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Livingstone ph              0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Telford p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Urbina p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mordecai ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   3  10   2       4   6      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Vazquez-Grudzielanek-Fullmer.

BATTING - 
2B: Santangelo (7,off Reynolds); Andrews (2,off Reynolds); Vidro (2,off Reynolds).
SF: Livingstone (2,off Reynolds).
GDP: V. Guerrero (2,off Magnante).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Fullmer (2,2nd base by Reynolds/Eusebio); V. Guerrero (1,2nd base by Reynolds/Eusebio);
White (2,2nd base by Reynolds/Eusebio).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reynolds                      6    10   3   3   3   4   0  28
Magnante W(1-1)               2     0   0   0   1   2   0   6
Wagner SV(5)                  1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    10   3   3   4   6   0  37


Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Vazquez                       5.2   5   2   2   4   5   0  24
Bennett                       0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   1
Telford                       2     2   1   1   1   0   0   8
Urbina L(1-1)                 1     1   1   1   1   1   0   5
Totals                        9     9   4   4   6   6   0  38

WP: Telford (4).
BK: Urbina (1).

Umpires: HP - Harry Wendelstedt, 1B - Jerry Layne, 2B - Rich Rieker, 3B - Sam Holbrook
Time of Game: 3:11   Attendance: 8489


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Montreal Expos           
1. Biggio              2b        Santangelo          lf
2. Bell                rf        Grudzielanek        ss
3. Bagwell             1b        V. Guerrero         rf
4. Spiers              3b        Fullmer             1b
5. Alou                lf        White               cf
6. Everett             cf        Vidro               2b
7. Eusebio             c         Andrews             3b
8. Gutierrez           ss        Hubbard             c
9. Reynolds            p         Vazquez             p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio doubled to right; Bell grounded out (second
to first) [Biggio to third]; Bagwell popped to shortstop; Spiers
popped to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

EXPOS 1ST: Santangelo doubled to right; Grudzielanek singled to
left [Santangelo scored (error by Alou) (no RBI)]; V. Guerrero
singled to left [Grudzielanek to second]; Fullmer struck out;
White struck out; Vidro forced V. Guerrero (shortstop to
second); 1 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Alou struck out; Everett struck out; Eusebio struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 1.

EXPOS 2ND: Andrews doubled to center; Hubbard lined to right
[Andrews to third]; Vazquez singled to center [Andrews scored];
Santangelo forced Vazquez (pitcher to second to shortstop);
Grudzielanek singled to center [Santangelo to third]; V.
Guerrero lined to left; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Gutierrez singled to second; Reynolds out on a
sacrifice bunt (first unassisted) [Gutierrez to second]; Biggio
flied to left; Bell popped to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Expos 2.

EXPOS 3RD: Fullmer walked; Fullmer was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); White struck out; Vidro walked; Andrews
walked [Vidro to second]; Hubbard popped to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell walked; Spiers flied to right; Alou singled
to left [Bagwell to third]; Everett struck out; Alou was caught
stealing second (catcher to shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 2.

EXPOS 4TH: Vazquez grounded out (third to first); Santangelo
flied to right; Grudzielanek flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Eusebio struck out; Gutierrez grounded out (third to
first); Reynolds flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Expos 2.

EXPOS 5TH: V. Guerrero singled to second; Fullmer was called out
on strikes while V. Guerrero was caught stealing second (catcher
to shortstop); White singled to shortstop; White was caught
stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Expos 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Biggio tripled to center; Bell singled to left
[Biggio scored]; Bagwell walked [Bell to second]; Spiers
grounded into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to first)
[Bell to third, Bagwell out at second]; Alou walked; Everett
walked [Alou to second]; BENNETT REPLACED VAZQUEZ (PITCHING);
Eusebio singled to left [Bell scored, Alou out at home (left to
catcher), Everett to second]; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2,
Expos 2.

EXPOS 6TH: Vidro doubled to right; Andrews popped to second;
Hubbard singled to right [Vidro to third]; LIVINGSTONE BATTED
FOR BENNETT; Livingstone out on a sacrifice fly to left [Vidro
scored, Hubbard to second]; Santangelo popped to third; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 3.

ASTROS 7TH: TELFORD REPLACED LIVINGSTONE (PITCHING); Gutierrez
singled to center; BERRY BATTED FOR REYNOLDS; Berry flied to
center; Biggio forced Gutierrez (shortstop to second); Bell
singled to center [Biggio to third]; Telford threw a wild pitch
[Biggio scored, Bell to second]; Bagwell flied to right; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Expos 3.

EXPOS 7TH: MAGNANTE REPLACED BERRY (PITCHING); Grudzielanek
walked; V. Guerrero grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Grudzielanek out at second]; Fullmer
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
3, Expos 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Spiers popped to center; Alou flied to center;
Everett walked; Everett was caught stealing second (catcher to
second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Expos 3.

EXPOS 8TH: White grounded out (third to first); Vidro struck
out; Andrews struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Expos
3.

ASTROS 9TH: URBINA REPLACED TELFORD (PITCHING); Eusebio grounded
out (third to first); Gutierrez walked; HOWELL BATTED FOR
MAGNANTE; Howell singled to second [Gutierrez to third]; Biggio
forced Howell (second to shortstop) [Gutierrez scored]; Urbina
balked [Biggio to second]; Biggio stole third; Bell struck out;
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Expos 3.

EXPOS 9TH: WAGNER REPLACED BELL (PITCHING); HIDALGO REPLACED
HOWELL (PLAYING RF); Hubbard popped to catcher; MORDECAI BATTED
FOR URBINA; Mordecai grounded out (shortstop to first);
Santangelo popped to catcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4,
Expos 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   9   1    7
 Expos            3  10   0    7


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