San Diego Padres 6, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 103
Played on Saturday, July 25, 1998 (D) at Qualcomm Stadium

HOU N    0  0  2    1  0  1    1  0  0  -   5 11  3
SD  N    2  0  1    2  0  1    0  0  x  -   6  9  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   1   1   0       0   0       0   3
Gutierrez ss                  5   0   2   1       0   2       0   3
Bell rf                       5   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    3   0   0   0       2   1       9   0
Alou lf                       3   1   0   0       2   1       3   0
Hidalgo cf                    3   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
  Everett ph,cf               1   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Eusebio c                     4   1   2   0       0   0       8   0
Bogar 3b                      2   0   1   2       0   0       0   1
  Spiers ph,3b                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Reynolds p                    2   1   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Berry ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Nitkowski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Clark ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Elarton p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   5  11   5       4   7      24   8

FIELDING - 
E: Gutierrez 2 (10), Bogar (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Bogar (2,off Langston); Bell (30,off Bruske).
SF: Bogar (1,off Langston).
GDP: Bell (11,off Langston); Eusebio (4,off Langston).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Everett (12,2nd base off Sanders/Leyritz).

San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Veras 2b                      4   1   1   0       1   0       4   3
Gwynn rf                      4   1   1   0       1   0       3   0
  Hoffman p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Caminiti 3b                   4   2   1   0       1   1       0   4
Vaughn lf                     5   2   1   1       0   2       0   0
Joyner 1b                     3   0   1   2       0   0       9   0
Finley cf                     4   0   2   2       0   0       2   0
G. Myers c                    2   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
  Leyritz ph,c                1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Sheets pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miceli p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rivera rf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gomez ss                      4   0   1   0       0   1       1   4
Langston p                    3   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Bruske p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sanders p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hernandez ph,c              1   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Totals                       35   6   9   5       3   8      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Gomez-Veras-Joyner, Veras-Gomez-Joyner.
E: Caminiti (14), G. Myers (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Finley (29,off Reynolds); Veras (14,off Reynolds).
HR: Vaughn (37,3rd inning off Reynolds 0 on 0 out).
SF: Joyner (3,off Nitkowski).
HBP: Leyritz (1,by Nitkowski).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Vaughn (6,3rd base off Nitkowski/Eusebio).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reynolds L(12-6)              3.2   8   5   3   3   4   1  23
Miller                        1.1   1   0   0   0   1   0   6
Nitkowski                     2     0   1   0   0   1   0   8
Elarton                       1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        8     9   6   3   3   8   1  40

HBP: Nitkowski (3,Leyritz).

San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Langston W(4-3)               5.2   8   4   2   2   2   0  26
Bruske                        1     3   1   1   1   1   0   7
Sanders                       0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Miceli                        1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Hoffman SV(33)                1     0   0   0   1   2   0   4
Totals                        9    11   5   3   4   7   0  41


Umpires: HP - Bruce Froemming, 1B - Jeff Nelson, 2B - Eric Gregg, 3B - Larry Vanover
Time of Game: 3:04   Attendance: 54176


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio popped to second; Gutierrez singled to
center; Bell grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Gutierrez out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Padres 0.

PADRES 1ST: Veras walked; Gwynn flied to left; Caminiti singled
to first [Veras to third]; Vaughn struck out; Joyner singled to
second [Veras scored, Caminiti to second]; Finley doubled to
first [Caminiti scored, Joyner to third]; G. Myers struck out; 2
R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 2.

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

PADRES 2ND: Gomez struck out; Langston grounded out (shortstop
to first); Veras doubled to center; Gwynn walked; Caminiti flied
to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Bogar grounded out (shortstop to first); Reynolds
singled to pitcher; Biggio reached on an error by Caminiti
[Reynolds to second, Biggio to first]; Gutierrez singled to
center [Reynolds scored (unearned), Biggio to third (error by G.
Myers), Gutierrez to second]; Bell grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Biggio scored (unearned), Gutierrez to third]; Bagwell
struck out; 2 R (0 ER), 2 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 2.

PADRES 3RD: Vaughn homered; Joyner flied to center; Finley
grounded out (second to first); G. Myers singled to second;
Gomez singled to shortstop [G. Myers to second]; Langston struck
out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Alou flied to right; Hidalgo popped to first;
Eusebio singled to center; Bogar doubled to center [Eusebio
scored, Bogar to third (on throw)]; Reynolds struck out; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 3.

PADRES 4TH: Veras grounded out (pitcher to first); Gwynn singled
to second; Caminiti walked [Gwynn to second]; Vaughn grounded
out (third to first) [Gwynn to third, Caminiti to second];
Joyner reached on an error by Bogar [Gwynn scored (unearned) (no
RBI), Caminiti to third]; MILLER REPLACED REYNOLDS (PITCHING);
Finley singled to second [Caminiti scored (unearned), Joyner to
second]; LEYRITZ BATTED FOR G. MYERS; Leyritz flied to center; 2
R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 5.

ASTROS 5TH: LEYRITZ STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Biggio singled
to second; Gutierrez flied to right; Bell popped to first;
Bagwell forced Biggio (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 3, Padres 5.

PADRES 5TH: Gomez grounded out (shortstop to first); Langston
was called out on strikes; Veras reached on an error by
Gutierrez; Gwynn grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Alou walked; Hidalgo grounded out (second to first)
[Alou to second]; Eusebio singled to center [Alou to third];
Bogar out on a sacrifice fly to center [Alou scored]; BERRY
BATTED FOR MILLER; BRUSKE REPLACED LANGSTON (PITCHING); Berry
singled to shortstop [Eusebio to second]; Biggio flied to right;
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Padres 5.

PADRES 6TH: NITKOWSKI REPLACED BERRY (PITCHING); Caminiti
grounded out (shortstop to first); Vaughn reached on an error by
Gutierrez [Vaughn to second]; Vaughn stole third; Joyner out on
a sacrifice fly to center [Vaughn scored (unearned)]; Finley
grounded out (second to first); 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Padres 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Gutierrez struck out; Bell doubled to center;
Bagwell grounded out (third to first); Alou walked; EVERETT
BATTED FOR HIDALGO; Everett singled to center [Bell scored, Alou
to third]; SANDERS REPLACED BRUSKE (PITCHING); Everett stole
second; Eusebio flied to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
5, Padres 6.

PADRES 7TH: EVERETT STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Leyritz was hit
by a pitch; SHEETS RAN FOR LEYRITZ; Gomez flied to center;
HERNANDEZ BATTED FOR SANDERS; Hernandez struck out; Veras flied
to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Padres 6.

ASTROS 8TH: HERNANDEZ STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); MICELI
REPLACED SHEETS (PITCHING); SPIERS BATTED FOR BOGAR; Spiers
struck out; CLARK BATTED FOR NITKOWSKI; Clark was called out on
strikes; Biggio grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 5, Padres 6.

PADRES 8TH: SPIERS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); ELARTON REPLACED
CLARK (PITCHING); Gwynn grounded out (second to first); Caminiti
was called out on strikes; Vaughn struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 5, Padres 6.

ASTROS 9TH: RIVERA REPLACED MICELI (PLAYING RF); HOFFMAN
REPLACED GWYNN (PITCHING); Gutierrez struck out; Bell popped to
catcher; Bagwell walked; Alou struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 5, Padres 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5  11   3    9
 Padres           6   9   2   10


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