Cleveland Indians 4, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 79
Played on Friday, June 26, 1998 (N) at Jacobs Field

HOU N    0  0  2    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  5  1
CLE A    0  0  1    0  0  0    3  0  x  -   4 11  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   0   1   1       0   0       2   1
Spiers 3b                     3   0   1   0       0   1       2   1
  Berry ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bell rf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       6   1
Alou lf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       3   1
Everett cf                    3   0   0   0       0   3       1   0
Clark dh                      3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Gutierrez ss                  2   1   0   0       1   1       2   5
Ausmus c                      3   1   1   0       0   0       7   0
Schourek p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Nitkowski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Harris p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Magnante p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   5   1       1   8      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Alou-Biggio.
E: Gutierrez (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Bagwell (16,off Colon).
GDP: Spiers (5,off Colon); Bell (10,off Colon).
Team LOB: 3.

Cleveland Indians            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Vizquel ss                    4   1   1   0       1   0       2   4
Dunston lf                    4   0   3   0       0   0       0   0
  Lofton cf                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
M. Ramirez rf                 4   1   1   1       1   0       3   0
Thome 1b                      3   1   0   0       1   2      11   0
Alomar c                      4   1   1   1       0   1       8   0
Justice dh                    3   0   1   0       1   2       0   0
Whiten cf,lf                  3   0   1   2       1   0       2   0
Fryman 3b                     3   0   1   0       0   2       0   3
Bell 2b                       4   0   1   0       0   0       1   4
Colon p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Assenmacher p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jackson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   4  11   4       5   7      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Bell-Vizquel-Thome, Fryman-Bell-Thome.
E: Whiten (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Justice (25,off Schourek); Alomar (16,off Magnante).
HBP: Fryman (2,by Schourek).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Vizquel (14,2nd base off Schourek/Ausmus); M. Ramirez (4,2nd base off Magnante/Ausmus).
CS: Bell (1,2nd base by Schourek/Ausmus).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Schourek                      5     6   1   1   2   5   0  22
Nitkowski                     1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Harris                        0.2   1   1   1   0   0   0   3
Magnante L(3-3)               0.1   2   2   2   2   1   0   5
Miller                        1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        8    11   4   4   5   7   0  39

HBP: Schourek (3,Fryman).

Cleveland Indians            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Colon W(8-4)                  8     5   2   2   1   7   0  28
Assenmacher                   0     0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Jackson SV(17)                1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     5   2   2   1   8   0  32

Assenmacher faced 1 batter in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Larry McCoy, 1B - Mark Johnson, 2B - Chuck Meriwether, 3B - Jim Evans
Time of Game: 2:58   Attendance: 43222


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cleveland Indians        
1. Biggio              2b        Vizquel             ss
2. Spiers              3b        Dunston             lf
3. Bell                rf        M. Ramirez          rf
4. Bagwell             1b        Thome               1b
5. Alou                lf        Alomar              c
6. Everett             cf        Justice             dh
7. Clark               dh        Whiten              cf
8. Gutierrez           ss        Fryman              3b
9. Ausmus              c         Bell                2b
   Schourek            p         Colon               p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (pitcher to first); Spiers was
called out on strikes; Bell grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Indians 0.

INDIANS 1ST: Vizquel walked; Dunston singled to center [Vizquel
to second]; M. Ramirez singled to third [Vizquel to third,
Dunston to second]; Thome struck out; Alomar lined to third;
Justice struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Indians 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Bagwell doubled to right; Alou grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Bagwell to third]; Everett struck out;
Clark popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Indians 0.

INDIANS 2ND: Whiten grounded out (shortstop to first); Fryman
struck out; Bell singled to right; Bell was caught stealing
second (pitcher to first to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Indians 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Gutierrez walked; Ausmus singled to center
[Gutierrez to third, Ausmus to second (on throw)]; Biggio
singled to left [Gutierrez scored, Ausmus to third]; Spiers
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Ausmus scored (no RBI), Biggio out at second]; Bell struck out;
2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Indians 0.

INDIANS 3RD: Vizquel singled to left; Vizquel stole second; On a
bunt Dunston singled to catcher [Vizquel to third]; M. Ramirez
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Vizquel scored, Dunston to
second]; Thome grounded out (shortstop to second to first)
[Dunston to third]; Alomar struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Indians 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell grounded out (shortstop to first); Alou
singled to shortstop; Everett struck out; Clark popped to first;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Indians 1.

INDIANS 4TH: Justice doubled to left; Whiten grounded out
(shortstop to first); Fryman was hit by a pitch; Bell lined into
a double play (left to second) [Justice out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Indians 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Gutierrez flied to right; Ausmus lined to right;
Biggio grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Indians 1.

INDIANS 5TH: Vizquel grounded out (third to first); Dunston
popped to shortstop; M. Ramirez walked; Thome struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Indians 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Spiers singled to center; Bell grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Spiers out at second];
Bagwell flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Indians 1.

INDIANS 6TH: NITKOWSKI REPLACED SCHOUREK (PITCHING); Alomar
lined to right; Justice struck out; Whiten walked; Fryman
singled to center [Whiten to third]; Bell flied to center; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Indians 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Alou lined to right; Everett struck out; Clark was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Indians
1.

INDIANS 7TH: HARRIS REPLACED NITKOWSKI (PITCHING); Vizquel flied
to left; Dunston singled to left [Dunston to second (error by
Gutierrez)]; M. Ramirez reached on a fielder's choice [Dunston
out at second (shortstop to second)]; MAGNANTE REPLACED HARRIS
(PITCHING); M. Ramirez stole second; Thome walked; Alomar
doubled to center [M. Ramirez scored, Thome to third]; Justice
walked; Whiten singled to left [Thome scored, Alomar scored,
Justice to second]; Fryman struck out; 3 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 2, Indians 4.

ASTROS 8TH: WHITEN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); LOFTON
REPLACED DUNSTON (PLAYING CF); Gutierrez struck out; Ausmus
grounded out (third to first); Biggio grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Indians 4.

INDIANS 8TH: MILLER REPLACED MAGNANTE (PITCHING); Bell popped to
first; Vizquel flied to left; Lofton singled to third; M.
Ramirez lined to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Indians
4.

ASTROS 9TH: ASSENMACHER REPLACED COLON (PITCHING); BERRY BATTED
FOR SPIERS; Berry reached on an error by Whiten [Berry to
second]; JACKSON REPLACED ASSENMACHER (PITCHING); Bell grounded
out (shortstop to first); Bagwell flied to left; Alou struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Indians 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   5   1    3
 Indians          4  11   1   11


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