Houston Astros 4, Philadelphia Phillies 3
Regular Season Game 127
Played on Wednesday, August 19, 1998 (N) at Veterans Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  1    0  0  2  -   4 11  0
PHI N    0  0  0    0  0  0    3  0  0  -   3  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   0   1   1       0   0       1   8
Spiers 3b                     4   0   2   0       0   0       0   4
Bell rf                       5   0   2   2       0   1       1   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    3   0   0   0       2   1      11   2
Alou lf                       4   1   1   1       0   1       0   0
Everett cf                    4   0   1   0       0   2       0   0
Eusebio c                     4   1   2   0       0   0      11   0
Bogar ss                      3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Clark ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Gutierrez pr,ss             0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Reynolds p                    3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Hidalgo ph,rf               1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   4  11   4       2   5      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Spiers-Biggio-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Eusebio (5,off Loewer); Biggio (40,off Loewer).
HR: Alou (36,6th inning off Loewer 0 on 2 out).
HBP: Spiers (5,by Leiter).
GDP: Eusebio (6,off Loewer).
Team LOB: 9.

Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Glanville cf                  3   0   1   0       1   1       3   0
Jefferies lf                  4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Sefcik lf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Rolen 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   2       1   2
Brogna 1b                     4   1   2   0       0   1      12   0
Jordan 2b                     4   1   2   0       0   0       2   4
Abreu rf                      4   1   2   3       0   1       1   1
Estalella c                   4   0   0   0       0   4       6   0
Arias ss                      3   0   0   0       0   0       0   4
  Leiter p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Loewer p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Relaford ss                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       33   3   7   3       1  11      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Arias-Jordan-Brogna.
E: Rolen (12).

BATTING - 
HR: Abreu (11,7th inning off Reynolds 2 on 1 out).
GDP: Rolen (9,off Reynolds).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reynolds W(15-8)              8     5   3   3   1   9   1  29
Wagner SV(24)                 1     2   0   0   0   2   0   5
Totals                        9     7   3   3   1  11   1  34


Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Loewer                        7.1   8   2   2   2   3   1  31
Leiter L(6-4)                 1.2   3   2   2   0   2   0   9
Totals                        9    11   4   4   2   5   1  40

HBP: Leiter (6,Spiers).

Umpires: HP - Gerry Davis, 1B - Jerry Meals, 2B - Wally Bell, 3B - Terry Tata
Time of Game: 2:44   Attendance: 21341


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Philadelphia Phillies    
1. Biggio              2b        Glanville           cf
2. Spiers              3b        Jefferies           lf
3. Bell                rf        Rolen               3b
4. Bagwell             1b        Brogna              1b
5. Alou                lf        Jordan              2b
6. Everett             cf        Abreu               rf
7. Eusebio             c         Estalella           c
8. Bogar               ss        Arias               ss
9. Reynolds            p         Loewer              p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio popped to first; Spiers grounded out (second
to first); Bell flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 1ST: Glanville walked; Jefferies forced Glanville
(second to shortstop); Rolen grounded into a double play (third
to second to first) [Jefferies out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

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

PHILLIES 2ND: Brogna grounded out (second to first); Jordan
singled to shortstop; Abreu struck out; Estalella struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bogar grounded out (shortstop to first); Reynolds
grounded out (third to first); Biggio grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 3RD: Arias grounded out (second to first); Loewer
grounded out (first to pitcher); Glanville grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Spiers flied to center; Bell singled to center;
Bagwell walked [Bell to second]; Alou was called out on strikes;
Everett was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 4TH: Jefferies grounded out (first unassisted); Rolen
grounded out (second to first); Brogna struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Eusebio doubled to center; Bogar grounded out (third
to first); Reynolds grounded out (first unassisted) [Eusebio to
third]; Biggio doubled to right [Eusebio scored]; Spiers singled
to right [Biggio out at home (right to catcher)]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 5TH: Jordan flied to right; Abreu grounded out (second
to first); Estalella struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Bell struck out; Bagwell grounded out (second to
first); Alou homered; Everett grounded out (shortstop to first);
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 6TH: Arias grounded out (third to first); Loewer struck
out; Glanville singled to third; Jefferies grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Eusebio singled to center; Bogar flied to center; On
a bunt Reynolds made an out to first; Biggio lined to left; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 7TH: Rolen was called out on strikes; Brogna singled to
second; Jordan singled to center [Brogna to second]; Abreu
homered [Brogna scored, Jordan scored]; Estalella struck out;
Arias grounded out (third to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Phillies 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Spiers singled to center; Bell popped to third;
Bagwell reached on an error by Rolen [Spiers to second]; LEITER
REPLACED ARIAS (PITCHING); RELAFORD REPLACED LOEWER (PLAYING
SS); Alou flied to center; Everett struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 3.

PHILLIES 8TH: Relaford was called out on strikes; Glanville
struck out; Jefferies grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 3.

ASTROS 9TH: SEFCIK REPLACED JEFFERIES (PLAYING LF); Eusebio
grounded out (pitcher to first); CLARK BATTED FOR BOGAR; Clark
singled to second; HIDALGO BATTED FOR REYNOLDS; GUTIERREZ RAN
FOR CLARK; Hidalgo singled to center [Gutierrez to third];
Biggio lined to right; Spiers was hit by a pitch [Hidalgo to
second]; Bell singled to center [Gutierrez scored, Hidalgo
scored, Spiers to third]; Bagwell struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 4, Phillies 3.

PHILLIES 9TH: HIDALGO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); GUTIERREZ
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); WAGNER REPLACED BELL (PITCHING);
Rolen struck out; Brogna singled to first; Jordan grounded out
(third to first) [Brogna to second]; Abreu singled to shortstop
[Brogna to third]; Abreu advanced to second because of defensive
indifference [Abreu to second]; Estalella was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Phillies 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4  11   0    9
 Phillies         3   7   1    4


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