San Diego Padres 9, Houston Astros 6
Regular Season Game 47
Played on Friday, May 22, 1998 (N) at Astrodome

SD  N    1  0  1    0  0  2    2  0  3  -   9 16  0
HOU N    2  1  1    0  0  2    0  0  0  -   6 10  0
San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Veras 2b                      5   0   0   0       0   0       3   5
Finley cf                     5   1   1   0       0   1       4   0
Gwynn rf                      4   1   2   1       1   0       1   0
  Rivera pr,rf                0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Joyner 1b                     4   2   3   2       1   0       7   0
Vaughn lf                     5   3   3   4       0   0       1   0
G. Myers c                    5   1   2   2       0   0       8   1
Giovanola 3b                  4   0   2   0       1   0       2   4
Gomez ss                      3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Sweeney ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Boehringer p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  VanRyn p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miceli p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Williams ph                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Hoffman p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Smith p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Wall p                      1   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Sheets ss                   2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       42   9  16   9       3   2      27  11

BATTING - 
2B: Joyner (12,off Bergman); Vaughn (8,off Bergman); Gwynn (8,off Nitkowski).
HR: Gwynn (7,3rd inning off Bergman 0 on 2 out); G. Myers (2,6th inning off
Bergman 1 on 0 out); Vaughn 2 (15,7th inning off Miller 1 on 2 out,9th
inning off Scanlan 1 on 0 out).
GDP: Gomez (3,off Bergman).
Team LOB: 9.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   2   3   4       0   0       3   3
Bell rf                       4   1   0   0       0   2       5   0
Spiers 3b,1b                  4   1   1   0       1   1       2   2
Phillips 1b                   4   0   1   1       1   2       6   0
  Scanlan p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Alou lf                       4   0   2   1       0   1       4   0
Everett cf                    2   0   1   0       1   1       4   0
Gutierrez ss                  3   0   0   0       2   0       1   3
Ausmus c                      4   1   1   0       1   0       2   0
Bergman p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Ward ph                     1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Henry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Clark ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nitkowski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Berry 3b                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   6  10   6       6   8      27   8

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

BATTING - 
2B: Everett (9,off Smith); Alou (13,off Boehringer).
HR: Biggio 2 (7,1st inning off Smith 0 on 0 out,6th inning off Wall 1 on 0
out).
SH: Bergman (1,off Wall); Everett (1,off Boehringer).
SF: Alou (3,off Smith).
HBP: Bell (1,by Smith); Everett (1,by Hoffman).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bell (8,2nd base off Smith/G. Myers); Ausmus (4,2nd base off Smith/G. Myers);
Spiers (3,2nd base off Smith/G. Myers).

PITCHING
San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Smith                         3     5   4   4   2   3   1  17
Wall                          3     3   2   2   2   4   1  14
Boehringer                    1.2   2   0   0   1   1   0   8
VanRyn                        0     0   0   0   1   0   0   1
Miceli W(4-1)                 0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Hoffman SV(14)                1     0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9    10   6   6   6   8   2  45

Smith faced 1 batter in the 4th inning
HBP: Smith (3,Bell); Hoffman (1,Everett).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bergman                       6     9   4   4   2   1   2  28
Miller                        0.2   3   2   2   1   0   1   6
Henry                         0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Nitkowski L(1-2)              1     2   2   2   0   1   0   5
Scanlan                       1     2   1   1   0   0   1   5
Totals                        9    16   9   9   3   2   4  45

Nitkowski faced 2 batters in the 9th inning
WP: Scanlan (2).

Umpires: HP - Randy Marsh, 1B - Greg Bonin, 2B - Bill Hohn, 3B - Angel Hernandez
Time of Game: 3:12   Attendance: 28550


Starting Lineups:

   San Diego Padres              Houston Astros           
1. Veras               2b        Biggio              2b
2. Finley              cf        Bell                rf
3. Gwynn               rf        Spiers              3b
4. Joyner              1b        Phillips            1b
5. Vaughn              lf        Alou                lf
6. G. Myers            c         Everett             cf
7. Giovanola           3b        Gutierrez           ss
8. Gomez               ss        Ausmus              c
9. Smith               p         Bergman             p

PADRES 1ST: Veras flied to left; Finley singled to first; Gwynn
lined to right; Joyner doubled to center [Finley scored]; Vaughn
flied to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio homered; Bell was hit by a pitch; Bell stole
second; Spiers grounded out (second to first) [Bell to third];
Phillips singled to right [Bell scored]; Alou struck out;
Everett struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 2.

PADRES 2ND: G. Myers grounded out (second to first); Giovanola
grounded out (shortstop to first); Gomez singled to second;
Smith flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Gutierrez grounded out (second to first); Ausmus
walked; Bergman struck out; Ausmus stole second; Biggio singled
to second [Ausmus scored, Biggio to second (on throw)]; Bell
flied to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 3.

PADRES 3RD: Veras flied to left; Finley flied to right; Gwynn
homered; Joyner walked; Vaughn forced Joyner (third to second);
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Spiers walked; Spiers stole second; Phillips
grounded out (second to first) [Spiers to third]; Alou out on a
sacrifice fly to center [Spiers scored]; Everett doubled to
center; Gutierrez flied to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres
2, Astros 4.

PADRES 4TH: G. Myers popped to third; Giovanola singled to
third; Gomez lined to center; Smith was called out on strikes; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Ausmus singled to left; WALL REPLACED SMITH
(PITCHING); Bergman out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[Ausmus to second]; Biggio lined to shortstop; Bell struck out;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 4.

PADRES 5TH: Veras flied to left; Finley flied to right; Gwynn
walked; Joyner lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 2,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Spiers struck out; Phillips struck out; Alou singled
to center; Everett walked [Alou to second]; Gutierrez walked
[Alou to third, Everett to second]; Ausmus flied to left; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 4.

PADRES 6TH: Vaughn doubled to left; G. Myers homered [Vaughn
scored]; Giovanola singled to center; Gomez grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Giovanola out at
second]; Wall singled to pitcher; Veras forced Wall (shortstop
to second); 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: WARD BATTED FOR BERGMAN; Ward singled to right;
Biggio homered [Ward scored]; Bell grounded out (third to
first); Spiers lined to center; Phillips struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Padres 4, Astros 6.

PADRES 7TH: MILLER REPLACED WARD (PITCHING); Finley flied to
center; Gwynn grounded out (first unassisted); Joyner singled to
center; Vaughn homered [Joyner scored]; G. Myers singled to
center; Giovanola walked [G. Myers to second]; SWEENEY BATTED
FOR GOMEZ; HENRY REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); Sweeney flied to
center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 6, Astros 6.

ASTROS 7TH: BOEHRINGER REPLACED SWEENEY (PITCHING); SHEETS
REPLACED WALL (PLAYING SS); Alou doubled to center; Everett out
on a sacrifice bunt (third to first) [Alou to third]; Gutierrez
walked; Ausmus reached on a fielder's choice [Alou out at home
(third to catcher to third), Gutierrez to second]; CLARK BATTED
FOR HENRY; Clark grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Padres 6, Astros 6.

PADRES 8TH: NITKOWSKI REPLACED CLARK (PITCHING); Sheets grounded
out (third to first); Veras grounded out (first unassisted);
Finley was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres
6, Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: Biggio popped to second; Bell was called out on
strikes; Spiers singled to center; VANRYN REPLACED BOEHRINGER
(PITCHING); Phillips walked [Spiers to second]; MICELI REPLACED
VANRYN (PITCHING); Alou grounded out (third unassisted); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 6, Astros 6.

PADRES 9TH: Gwynn doubled to left; RIVERA RAN FOR GWYNN; Joyner
singled to center [Rivera scored]; SCANLAN REPLACED PHILLIPS
(PITCHING); SPIERS CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); BERRY
REPLACED NITKOWSKI (PLAYING 3B); Vaughn homered [Joyner scored];
G. Myers grounded out (second to first); Giovanola lined to
shortstop; WILLIAMS BATTED FOR MICELI; Williams singled to
second; Scanlan threw a wild pitch [Williams to second]; Sheets
flied to center; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 9, Astros 6.

ASTROS 9TH: HOFFMAN REPLACED WILLIAMS (PITCHING); RIVERA STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Everett was hit by a pitch; Gutierrez
forced Everett (third to second); Ausmus flied to center; Berry
grounded out (second to first) [Gutierrez to second]; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 9, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Padres           9  16   0    9
 Astros           6  10   0   12


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