Houston Astros 7, Kansas City Royals 1
Regular Season Game 61
Played on Sunday, June 7, 1998 (D) at Astrodome

KC  A    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  8  1
HOU N    0  2  2    3  0  0    0  0  x  -   7 11  0
Kansas City Royals           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Damon cf                      4   1   2   0       0   1       2   0
Offerman 2b                   4   0   2   1       0   1       0   2
Morris lf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
King 1b                       4   0   1   0       0   1      12   3
Pendleton 3b                  2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Palmer 3b                   2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Conine rf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Sweeney c                     3   0   0   0       0   3       6   0
Halter ss                     3   0   0   0       0   0       2   9
Pittsley p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Bevil p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dye ph                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Haney p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Pichardo p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sutton ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Whisenant p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   1   8   1       0   9      24  15

FIELDING - 
E: Pittsley (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Damon (12,off Reynolds); Morris (14,off Reynolds).
3B: Offerman (6,off Reynolds).
GDP: Morris (8,off Reynolds); Palmer (8,off Reynolds).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Berry pr,3b                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bell rf                       5   2   2   2       0   0       1   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   2   3   2       0   0      11   0
Alou lf                       3   0   1   0       1   0       2   1
Spiers 3b,2b                  4   0   0   0       0   3       1   2
Everett cf                    2   1   0   1       1   1       1   0
Eusebio c                     3   1   2   1       1   0      10   0
Bogar ss                      4   0   1   1       0   1       1   7
Reynolds p                    4   1   1   0       0   1       0   2
Totals                       34   7  11   7       3   6      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Biggio-Bogar-Bagwell, Bogar-Spiers-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Bagwell 2 (8,off Pittsley 2); Bell (18,off Pittsley); Reynolds (2,off Pittsley).
3B: Eusebio (1,off Pittsley).
HR: Bell (8,4th inning off Pittsley 1 on 1 out); Bagwell (9,4th inning off
Bevil 0 on 1 out).
SH: Everett (2,off Pittsley).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Everett (7,2nd base off Pittsley/Sweeney).

PITCHING
Kansas City Royals           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Pittsley L(0-1)               3.1   7   6   6   3   2   1  20
Bevil                         0.2   2   1   1   0   1   1   4
Haney                         2.1   1   0   0   0   1   0   8
Pichardo                      0.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Whisenant                     1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8    11   7   7   3   6   2  38


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reynolds W(7-3)               9     8   1   1   0   9   0  32


Umpires: HP - Brian Gorman, 1B - Tom Hallion, 2B - Jerry Crawford, 3B - Bob Davidson
Time of Game: 2:33   Attendance: 23228


Starting Lineups:

   Kansas City Royals            Houston Astros           
1. Damon               cf        Biggio              2b
2. Offerman            2b        Bell                rf
3. Morris              lf        Bagwell             1b
4. King                1b        Alou                lf
5. Pendleton           3b        Spiers              3b
6. Conine              rf        Everett             cf
7. Sweeney             c         Eusebio             c
8. Halter              ss        Bogar               ss
9. Pittsley            p         Reynolds            p

ROYALS 1ST: Damon singled to second; On a bunt Offerman singled
to pitcher [Damon to second]; Morris grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Damon to third, Offerman out at
second]; King struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); Bell
grounded out (first to pitcher); Bagwell doubled to center; Alou
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals
0, Astros 0.

ROYALS 2ND: Pendleton struck out; Conine flied to left; Sweeney
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Spiers was called out on strikes; Everett walked;
Everett stole second; Eusebio tripled to center [Everett
scored]; On a bunt Bogar singled to pitcher [Eusebio scored]; On
a bunt Reynolds forced Bogar (first to shortstop); Biggio
grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals
0, Astros 2.

ROYALS 3RD: Halter grounded out (third to first); Pittsley was
called out on strikes; Damon doubled to left; Offerman tripled
to center [Damon scored]; Morris grounded out (pitcher to
first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Bell doubled to left; Bagwell doubled to left [Bell
scored]; Alou walked; Spiers flied to center [Bagwell to third];
Everett out on a sacrifice bunt (third to first) [Bagwell
scored, Alou to second]; Alou was picked off second but was safe
on an error by Pittsley [Alou to third]; Eusebio walked; Bogar
struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 4.

ROYALS 4TH: King grounded out (shortstop to first); Pendleton
struck out; Conine grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Reynolds doubled to left; Biggio grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Reynolds to third]; Bell homered [Reynolds
scored]; BEVIL REPLACED PITTSLEY (PITCHING); Bagwell homered;
Alou singled to third; Spiers struck out; Everett grounded out
(shortstop to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 7.

ROYALS 5TH: Sweeney struck out; Halter grounded out (shortstop
to first); DYE BATTED FOR BEVIL; Dye lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 7.

ASTROS 5TH: HANEY REPLACED DYE (PITCHING); PALMER REPLACED
PENDLETON (PLAYING 3B); Eusebio grounded out (first to pitcher);
Bogar grounded out (shortstop to first); Reynolds grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 7.

ROYALS 6TH: Damon grounded out (first unassisted); Offerman
grounded out (pitcher to first); Morris grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 7.

ASTROS 6TH: Biggio singled to shortstop; BERRY RAN FOR BIGGIO;
Bell popped to first; Bagwell flied to center; Alou grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 7.

ROYALS 7TH: SPIERS CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); BERRY STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); King singled to second; Palmer grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [King out at
second]; Conine flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 1,
Astros 7.

ASTROS 7TH: Spiers was called out on strikes; PICHARDO REPLACED
HANEY (PITCHING); Everett struck out; Eusebio singled to
shortstop; Bogar forced Eusebio (second to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 7.

ROYALS 8TH: Sweeney struck out; Halter grounded out (shortstop
to first); SUTTON BATTED FOR PICHARDO; Sutton singled to second;
Damon struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 7.

ASTROS 8TH: WHISENANT REPLACED SUTTON (PITCHING); Reynolds
struck out; Berry grounded out (shortstop to first); Bell
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals
1, Astros 7.

ROYALS 9TH: Offerman struck out; Morris doubled to left; King
lined to center; Palmer singled to left [Morris out at home
(left to catcher)]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 1, Astros 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Royals           1   8   1    4
 Astros           7  11   0    7


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