Houston Astros 8, San Diego Padres 2
Regular Season Game 57
Played on Wednesday, June 3, 1998 (N) at Qualcomm Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    3  0  0    5  0  0  -   8  8  1
SD  N    0  0  1    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   2 10  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   1   0   0       1   0       3   5
Bell rf                       4   1   1   1       1   2       2   0
Bagwell 1b                    3   1   1   0       2   0       6   0
Alou lf                       4   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
Spiers 3b                     4   2   2   0       1   1       1   2
Everett cf                    2   1   0   0       3   1       4   0
Eusebio c                     3   0   1   3       1   1       5   0
Gutierrez ss                  3   0   1   0       1   0       4   1
Bergman p                     4   1   1   2       0   1       0   0
Totals                       31   8   8   7      10   7      27   8

FIELDING - 
E: Bagwell (2).

BATTING - 
SF: Alou (4,off Smith).
GDP: Gutierrez (5,off Hamilton); Bagwell (5,off Hamilton).
IBB: Gutierrez (4,by Hamilton); Bagwell (2,by Boehringer).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Bagwell (5,2nd base by Hamilton/G. Myers).

San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Veras 2b                      5   1   3   0       0   0       5   4
Finley cf                     5   0   2   0       0   0       4   0
Gwynn rf                      4   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Mouton rf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Caminiti 3b                   4   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Giovanola pr,3b             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Vaughn lf                     4   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
Joyner 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       7   1
  Sheets 1b                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
G. Myers c                    3   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
  Boehringer p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Sweeney ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gomez ss                      4   0   1   0       0   1       1   3
Hamilton p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
  Hernandez c                 2   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Totals                       38   2  10   2       0   5      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Gomez-Veras-Joyner, Caminiti-Veras-Joyner.
E: Finley (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Veras 2 (8,off Bergman 2).
HR: Vaughn (19,6th inning off Bergman 0 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bergman W(5-3)                9    10   2   2   0   5   1  38

WP: Bergman (4).

San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hamilton L(3-7)               6.1   6   6   6   7   3   0  29
Boehringer                    0     0   1   1   1   0   0   1
Smith                         2.2   2   1   1   2   4   0  12
Totals                        9     8   8   8  10   7   0  42

WP: Smith (2).
IBB: Hamilton (6,Gutierrez); Boehringer (3,Bagwell).

Umpires: HP - Harry Wendelstedt, 1B - Jerry Layne, 2B - Rich Rieker, 3B - Sam Holbrook
Time of Game: 2:43   Attendance: 13229


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio flied to center; Bell struck out; Bagwell
walked; Bagwell was caught stealing second (pitcher to second);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 1ST: Veras grounded out (second to first); Finley singled
to center; Gwynn flied to left; Caminiti flied to right; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Alou flied to left; Spiers singled to shortstop;
Everett walked [Spiers to second]; Eusebio walked [Spiers to
third, Everett to second]; Gutierrez grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Eusebio out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 2ND: Vaughn popped to shortstop; Joyner singled to
center; G. Myers reached on an error by Bagwell [Joyner to
second]; Gomez struck out; Hamilton struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bergman popped to second; Biggio grounded out
(pitcher to first); Bell grounded out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 3RD: Veras doubled to left; On a bunt Finley singled to
pitcher [Veras to third]; Gwynn forced Finley (third to second)
[Veras scored]; Caminiti singled to second [Gwynn to second];
Vaughn forced Gwynn (third unassisted) [Caminiti to second];
Joyner flied to center; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres
1.

ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell grounded out (shortstop to first); Alou
singled to center; Spiers singled to second [Alou to second];
Everett walked [Alou to third, Spiers to second]; Eusebio
grounded out (pitcher to first) [Alou scored, Spiers to third,
Everett to second]; Gutierrez was walked intentionally; Bergman
singled to shortstop [Spiers scored, Everett scored, Gutierrez
to second]; Biggio forced Bergman (shortstop to second); 3 R, 3
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 1.

PADRES 4TH: G. Myers flied to right; Gomez flied to center;
Hamilton grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Bell walked; Bagwell grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Bell out at second]; Alou lined to
left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 1.

PADRES 5TH: Veras grounded out (second to first); Finley flied
to center; Gwynn grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Spiers was called out on strikes; Everett flied to
center; Eusebio struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Padres 1.

PADRES 6TH: Caminiti flied to center; Vaughn homered; Joyner
flied to left; G. Myers popped to shortstop; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Gutierrez singled to right; On a bunt Bergman forced
Gutierrez (second to shortstop); Biggio walked [Bergman to
second]; Bell singled to center [Bergman scored, Biggio to third
(error by Finley), Bell to second]; BOEHRINGER REPLACED G. MYERS
(PITCHING); HERNANDEZ REPLACED HAMILTON (PLAYING C ); Bagwell
was walked intentionally; SMITH REPLACED BOEHRINGER (PITCHING);
Alou out on a sacrifice fly to center [Biggio scored, Bell to
third]; Spiers walked [Bagwell to second]; Smith threw a wild
pitch [Bell scored, Bagwell to third, Spiers to second]; Everett
walked; Eusebio singled to left [Bagwell scored, Spiers scored,
Everett to second]; Gutierrez grounded out (first to pitcher); 5
R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Padres 2.

PADRES 7TH: Gomez popped to second; Hernandez struck out; Veras
singled to first; Bergman threw a wild pitch [Veras to second];
Finley grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 8, Padres 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Bergman was called out on strikes; Biggio grounded
out (second to first); Bell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 8, Padres 2.

PADRES 8TH: Gwynn singled to center; Caminiti forced Gwynn
(third to second); GIOVANOLA RAN FOR CAMINITI; Vaughn struck
out; Joyner forced Giovanola (shortstop unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Padres 2.

ASTROS 9TH: GIOVANOLA STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); MOUTON
REPLACED GWYNN (PLAYING RF); SHEETS REPLACED JOYNER (PLAYING
1B); Bagwell singled to center; Alou struck out; Spiers flied to
center; Everett struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8,
Padres 2.

PADRES 9TH: SWEENEY BATTED FOR SMITH; Sweeney grounded out
(second to first); Gomez singled to shortstop; Hernandez struck
out; Veras doubled to center [Gomez to third]; Finley popped to
shortstop; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Padres 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8   8   1    7
 Padres           2  10   1    9


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