Montreal Expos 4, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 44
Played on Tuesday, May 19, 1998 (N) at Stade Olympique

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  0  -   2  6  2
MON N    0  1  1    0  1  0    1  0  x  -   4 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     3   0   0   0       1   0       3   2
Bell rf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Alou lf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Berry 3b                      4   1   1   0       0   0       0   4
Hidalgo cf                    4   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Howell 1b                     3   0   1   1       0   0       7   0
  Spiers 1b                   1   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Gutierrez ss                  3   0   0   1       0   1       0   3
Ausmus c                      3   0   0   0       0   1       7   1
Schourek p                    2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Scanlan p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Everett ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Henry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   2   6   2       1   3      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Gutierrez-Biggio-Howell.
E: Biggio (6), Berry (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Hidalgo (6,off C. Perez).
SF: Gutierrez (2,off C. Perez).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Biggio (18,2nd base off C. Perez/Widger).

Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Santangelo 2b                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Mordecai ph,2b              3   0   0   0       1   2       1   0
Grudzielanek ss               4   1   1   0       1   1       1   2
V. Guerrero rf                4   1   1   0       0   0       8   0
White cf                      3   2   2   1       1   0       5   0
Widger c                      4   0   2   3       0   0       4   0
R. Perez lf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Urbina p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Andrews 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       0   4
McGuire 1b                    3   0   2   0       1   1       6   1
C. Perez p                    2   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
  Stovall lf                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   4  10   4       4   8      27   8

BATTING - 
2B: White (8,off Schourek).
HR: White (4,2nd inning off Schourek 0 on 0 out).
SH: C. Perez (6,off Schourek).
GDP: R. Perez (2,off Schourek).
Team LOB: 10.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Schourek L(1-2)               5     8   3   3   3   3   1  25
Scanlan                       2     0   1   0   1   2   0   8
Henry                         1     2   0   0   0   3   0   5
Totals                        8    10   4   3   4   8   1  38

WP: Schourek (1).

Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
C. Perez W(3-3)               7.2   5   2   2   1   2   0  29
Urbina SV(10)                 1.1   1   0   0   0   1   0   5
Totals                        9     6   2   2   1   3   0  34


Umpires: HP - Greg Bonin, 1B - Bill Hohn, 2B - Angel Hernandez, 3B - Randy Marsh
Time of Game: 2:36   Attendance: 9126


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Montreal Expos           
1. Biggio              2b        Santangelo          2b
2. Bell                rf        Grudzielanek        ss
3. Alou                lf        V. Guerrero         rf
4. Berry               3b        White               cf
5. Hidalgo             cf        Widger              c
6. Howell              1b        R. Perez            lf
7. Gutierrez           ss        Andrews             3b
8. Ausmus              c         McGuire             1b
9. Schourek            p         C. Perez            p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio walked; Bell struck out; Alou popped to
center; Biggio stole second; Berry grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

EXPOS 1ST: Santangelo was called out on strikes; Grudzielanek
grounded out (first unassisted); V. Guerrero flied to right; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Hidalgo lined to right; Howell singled to second;
Gutierrez flied to right; Ausmus was called out on strikes; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

EXPOS 2ND: White homered; Widger grounded out (shortstop to
first); R. Perez singled to center; Andrews flied to center;
McGuire singled to third [R. Perez to third]; C. Perez was
called out on strikes; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Schourek grounded out (third to first); Biggio flied
to center; Bell lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Expos 1.

EXPOS 3RD: MORDECAI BATTED FOR SANTANGELO; Mordecai flied to
left; Grudzielanek singled to second; V. Guerrero singled to
center [Grudzielanek to second]; White walked [Grudzielanek to
third, V. Guerrero to second]; Widger singled to center
[Grudzielanek scored, V. Guerrero to third, White to second]; R.
Perez popped to first; Andrews popped to first; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 2.

ASTROS 4TH: MORDECAI STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Alou singled
to left; Berry flied to right; Hidalgo flied to right; Howell
lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 2.

EXPOS 4TH: McGuire walked; C. Perez out on a sacrifice bunt
(third to second) [McGuire to second]; Schourek threw a wild
pitch [McGuire to third]; Mordecai was called out on strikes;
Grudzielanek walked; V. Guerrero flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 2.

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

EXPOS 5TH: White doubled to third; Widger singled to center
[White scored]; R. Perez grounded into a double play (shortstop
to second to first) [Widger out at second]; Andrews grounded out
(third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Biggio popped to catcher; Bell flied to left; Alou
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Expos 3.

EXPOS 6TH: SCANLAN REPLACED SCHOUREK (PITCHING); McGuire struck
out (catcher to first); C. Perez struck out; Mordecai walked;
Grudzielanek forced Mordecai (third to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Berry singled to first; Hidalgo doubled to center
[Berry to third]; Howell grounded out (first to pitcher) [Berry
scored, Hidalgo to third]; Gutierrez out on a sacrifice fly to
right [Hidalgo scored]; Ausmus popped to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 3.

EXPOS 7TH: V. Guerrero reached on an error by Berry [V. Guerrero
to third (error by Biggio)]; SPIERS REPLACED HOWELL (PLAYING
1B); White grounded out (shortstop to first); Widger grounded
out (third to first) [V. Guerrero scored (unearned)]; R. Perez
grounded out (second to first); 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 2 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Expos 4.

ASTROS 8TH: EVERETT BATTED FOR SCANLAN; Everett grounded out
(shortstop to first); Biggio grounded out (third to first); Bell
singled to right; URBINA REPLACED R. PEREZ (PITCHING); STOVALL
REPLACED C. PEREZ (PLAYING LF); Alou forced Bell (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 4.

EXPOS 8TH: HENRY REPLACED EVERETT (PITCHING); Andrews struck
out; McGuire singled to second; Stovall singled to center
[McGuire to second]; Mordecai struck out; Grudzielanek was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Berry flied to center; Hidalgo singled to center;
Spiers popped to shortstop; Gutierrez struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   6   2    5
 Expos            4  10   0   10


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