Houston Astros 15, Montreal Expos 0
Regular Season Game 24
Played on Sunday, April 26, 1998 (D) at Stade Olympique

HOU N    1  0  4    0  3  0    3  3  1  -  15 18  0
MON N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  5
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   1       1   4
  Bogar 2b                    2   1   0   0       0   0       0   1
Bell rf                       4   2   1   1       1   0       4   0
  Everett rf                  1   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Bagwell 1b                    5   3   2   1       0   1       9   0
  Howell 1b                   1   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
Berry 3b                      5   4   4   2       1   0       2   2
Alou lf                       6   3   3   5       0   0       0   0
Hidalgo cf                    5   0   4   4       0   1       1   0
Gutierrez ss                  5   0   1   1       0   1       1   2
Ausmus c                      4   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Bergman p                     4   0   0   0       0   3       0   1
  Miller p                    1   1   1   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                       47  15  18  14       3   7      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Gutierrez-Biggio-Gutierrez-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Hidalgo 2 (3,off Moore,off Valdes); Alou (4,off Valdes); Bagwell (4,off
DeHart); Miller (1,off DeHart).
HR: Bell (5,1st inning off Moore 0 on 1 out); Alou (6,7th inning off Valdes
2 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Biggio (12,2nd base off Moore/Hubbard); Berry (1,3rd base off Moore/Hubbard).
CS: Hidalgo (1,3rd base by Moore/Hubbard).

Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Stovall lf,cf                 3   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Grudzielanek ss               3   0   1   0       0   0       0   4
  Mordecai ss                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
V. Guerrero rf                3   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
  McGuire rf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Fullmer 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   0      12   1
White cf                      3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  May pr,lf                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Vidro 2b                      3   0   0   0       1   0       2   3
Andrews 3b                    3   0   0   0       0   0       0   4
  DeHart p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hubbard c                     3   0   0   0       0   1       7   0
Moore p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Valdes p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Livingstone 3b              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       31   0   5   0       2   3      27  16

FIELDING - 
E: Mordecai (1), Vidro 2 (4), Andrews 2 (4).

BATTING - 
2B: May (1,off Miller).
GDP: V. Guerrero (3,off Bergman).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: V. Guerrero (1,2nd base off Bergman/Ausmus).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bergman W(2-1)                6     4   0   0   2   2   0  23
Miller SV(1)                  3     1   0   0   0   1   0  10
Totals                        9     5   0   0   2   3   0  33

Bergman faced 2 batters in the 7th inning

Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Moore L(1-3)                  3     7   5   5   1   2   1  16
Valdes                        4     6   6   5   1   5   1  20
DeHart                        2     5   4   1   1   0   0  14
Totals                        9    18  15  11   3   7   2  50


Umpires: HP - Jerry Layne, 1B - Rich Rieker, 2B - Sam Holbrook, 3B - Harry Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 2:49   Attendance: 9889


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Montreal Expos           
1. Biggio              2b        Stovall             lf
2. Bell                rf        Grudzielanek        ss
3. Bagwell             1b        V. Guerrero         rf
4. Berry               3b        Fullmer             1b
5. Alou                lf        White               cf
6. Hidalgo             cf        Vidro               2b
7. Gutierrez           ss        Andrews             3b
8. Ausmus              c         Hubbard             c
9. Bergman             p         Moore               p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (second to first); Bell homered;
Bagwell grounded out (third to first); Berry grounded out
(shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 0.

EXPOS 1ST: Stovall walked; Grudzielanek singled to left [Stovall
to second]; V. Guerrero grounded into a double play (shortstop
to second to shortstop to first) [Stovall to third, Grudzielanek
out at second]; Fullmer grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Alou flied to center; Hidalgo singled to left;
Gutierrez singled to shortstop [Hidalgo to second]; Hidalgo was
caught stealing third (pitcher to third to second); Ausmus
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Expos 0.

EXPOS 2ND: White flied to center; Vidro walked; Andrews flied to
right; Hubbard flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Expos 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bergman struck out; Biggio singled to center; Biggio
stole second [Biggio to third (error by Vidro)]; Bell walked;
Bagwell struck out; Berry singled to third [Biggio scored, Bell
to third (error by Andrews)]; Alou singled to left [Bell scored,
Berry to second]; Berry stole third; Hidalgo doubled to left
[Berry scored, Alou scored]; Gutierrez lined to right; 4 R, 4 H,
2 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 0.

EXPOS 3RD: Moore grounded out (first unassisted); Stovall
grounded out (second to first); Grudzielanek grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 0.

ASTROS 4TH: VALDES REPLACED MOORE (PITCHING); Ausmus grounded
out (shortstop to first); Bergman struck out; Biggio struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 0.

EXPOS 4TH: V. Guerrero singled to third; Fullmer flied to right;
White popped to right; V. Guerrero stole second; Vidro grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Bell grounded out (shortstop to first); Bagwell
singled to third; Berry singled to left [Bagwell to second];
Alou doubled to left [Bagwell scored, Berry to third]; Hidalgo
doubled to first [Berry scored, Alou scored]; Gutierrez struck
out; Ausmus flied to right; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8,
Expos 0.

EXPOS 5TH: Andrews grounded out (shortstop to first); Hubbard
grounded out (second to first); Valdes was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Expos 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Bergman struck out; Biggio grounded out (first to
pitcher); Bell grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 8, Expos 0.

EXPOS 6TH: Stovall struck out; BOGAR REPLACED BIGGIO (PLAYING
2B); Grudzielanek popped to third; V. Guerrero grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Expos 0.

ASTROS 7TH: MORDECAI REPLACED GRUDZIELANEK (PLAYING SS); MCGUIRE
REPLACED V. GUERRERO (PLAYING RF); Bagwell reached on an error
by Andrews; Berry singled to left [Bagwell to second]; Alou
homered [Bagwell scored (unearned), Berry scored]; Hidalgo
struck out; Gutierrez grounded out (second to first); Ausmus
walked; Bergman grounded out (third to first); 3 R (2 ER), 2 H,
1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 11, Expos 0.

EXPOS 7TH: Fullmer singled to center; White singled to shortstop
[Fullmer to second]; MAY RAN FOR WHITE; MILLER REPLACED BERGMAN
(PITCHING); Vidro lined to shortstop; Andrews forced Fullmer
(third unassisted) [May to second]; Hubbard struck out; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 11, Expos 0.

ASTROS 8TH: DEHART REPLACED ANDREWS (PITCHING); LIVINGSTONE
REPLACED VALDES (PLAYING 3B); MAY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF);
STOVALL CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); Bogar reached on an
error by Mordecai; Bell popped to first; Bagwell doubled to
right [Bogar scored (unearned)]; Berry walked; Alou reached on
an error by Vidro (assist by Livingstone) [Bagwell scored
(unearned) (no RBI), Berry to second]; Hidalgo singled to right
[Berry to third, Alou to second]; Gutierrez forced Hidalgo
(shortstop to second) [Berry scored (unearned), Alou to third];
Ausmus grounded out (second to first); 3 R (0 ER), 2 H, 2 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 14, Expos 0.

EXPOS 8TH: HOWELL REPLACED BAGWELL (PLAYING 1B); EVERETT
REPLACED BELL (PLAYING RF); Livingstone grounded out (first to
pitcher); Stovall popped to right; Mordecai flied to right; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 14, Expos 0.

ASTROS 9TH: Miller doubled to center; Bogar grounded out (third
to first); Everett singled to shortstop [Miller stayed at
second]; Howell lined to right [Miller to third]; Berry singled
to left [Miller scored, Everett to second]; Alou flied to right;
1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 15, Expos 0.

EXPOS 9TH: McGuire grounded out (second to first); Fullmer lined
to first; May doubled to left; Vidro grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 15, Expos 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros          15  18   0    8
 Expos            0   5   5    6


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