Houston Astros 5, Milwaukee Brewers 2
Regular Season Game 129
Played on Friday, August 21, 1998 (N) at County Stadium

HOU N    0  1  0    1  0  1    0  0  2  -   5  9  0
MIL N    0  0  0    0  1  0    1  0  0  -   2  8  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   1   2   0       1   0       4   3
Hidalgo cf,rf                 5   1   3   2       0   0       2   0
Bell rf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Powell p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    2   3   1   0       2   0      10   1
Alou lf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Berry 3b                      2   0   2   2       0   0       2   2
  Spiers ph,3b                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Eusebio c                     3   0   1   1       1   1       4   0
Bogar ss                      4   0   0   0       0   1       2   6
Bergman p                     3   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
  Everett cf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   5   9   5       5   6      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Bogar-Biggio.

BATTING - 
2B: Hidalgo (9,off Weathers).
HR: Hidalgo (3,9th inning off Patrick 1 on 2 out).
SF: Berry (4,off Pulsipher).
GDP: Hidalgo (5,off Pulsipher); Bell (13,off Pulsipher).
IBB: Eusebio (1,by Pulsipher).
Team LOB: 7.

Milwaukee Brewers            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Vina 2b                       3   0   1   0       1   0       3   4
Grissom cf                    4   0   1   1       0   0       3   0
Loretta ss                    3   0   0   0       1   0       0   3
Cirillo 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
Burnitz rf                    4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Nilsson 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       9   0
Jenkins lf                    4   1   1   1       0   0       3   0
Hughes c                      3   0   1   0       0   0       7   0
  Hamelin ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Pulsipher p                   1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Weathers p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Newfield ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Patrick p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Valentin ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   2   8   2       2   4      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Cirillo-Vina-Nilsson, Loretta-Vina-Nilsson.

BATTING - 
2B: Nilsson (11,off Bergman).
HR: Jenkins (8,7th inning off Bergman 0 on 0 out).
SH: Pulsipher (1,off Bergman).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Grissom (8,2nd base off Bergman/Eusebio).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bergman W(11-6)               6.2   7   2   2   2   2   1  28
Powell SV(5)                  2.1   1   0   0   0   2   0   8
Totals                        9     8   2   2   2   4   1  36


Milwaukee Brewers            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Pulsipher L(1-1)              5.1   6   3   3   5   1   0  25
Weathers                      1.2   1   0   0   0   2   0   6
Patrick                       2     2   2   2   0   3   1   8
Totals                        9     9   5   5   5   6   1  39

WP: Weathers (7).
BK: Pulsipher (1).
IBB: Pulsipher (3,Eusebio).

Umpires: HP - Jerry Layne, 1B - Harry Wendelstedt, 2B - Rich Rieker, 3B - Hunter Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 3:00   Attendance: 26820


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Milwaukee Brewers        
1. Biggio              2b        Vina                2b
2. Hidalgo             cf        Grissom             cf
3. Bell                rf        Loretta             ss
4. Bagwell             1b        Cirillo             3b
5. Alou                lf        Burnitz             rf
6. Berry               3b        Nilsson             1b
7. Eusebio             c         Jenkins             lf
8. Bogar               ss        Hughes              c
9. Bergman             p         Pulsipher           p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio walked; Hidalgo grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Biggio out at second]; Bell popped
to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Brewers 0.

BREWERS 1ST: Vina grounded out (first to pitcher); Grissom flied
to right; Loretta grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Brewers 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Bagwell walked; Pulsipher balked [Bagwell to
second]; Alou flied to center [Bagwell to third]; Berry out on a
sacrifice fly to left [Bagwell scored]; Eusebio grounded out
(second to first); 1 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Brewers 0.

BREWERS 2ND: Cirillo was called out on strikes; Burnitz struck
out; Nilsson doubled to left; Jenkins grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Brewers 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bogar flied to left; Bergman struck out; Biggio
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Brewers 0.

BREWERS 3RD: Hughes singled to second; Pulsipher out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Hughes to second]; Vina
lined into a double play (shortstop to second) [Hughes out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Brewers 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Hidalgo flied to center; Bell popped to first;
Bagwell walked; Alou walked [Bagwell to second]; Berry singled
to left [Bagwell scored, Alou to third, Berry to second (on
throw)]; Eusebio was walked intentionally; Bogar popped to
first; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 2, Brewers 0.

BREWERS 4TH: Grissom popped to second; Loretta walked; Cirillo
singled to shortstop [Loretta to second]; Burnitz popped to
third; Nilsson lined to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2,
Brewers 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Bergman grounded out (third to first); Biggio
singled to second; Hidalgo singled to center [Biggio to third];
Bell grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Hidalgo out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Brewers 0.

BREWERS 5TH: Jenkins lined to center; Hughes flied to left;
Pulsipher singled to left; Vina singled to first [Pulsipher to
second]; Grissom singled to center [Pulsipher scored, Vina to
third]; Grissom stole second; Loretta grounded out (shortstop to
first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Brewers 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Bagwell singled to center; Alou lined to center;
Berry singled to right [Bagwell to second]; Eusebio singled to
second [Bagwell scored, Berry to third]; WEATHERS REPLACED
PULSIPHER (PITCHING); On a bunt Bogar reached on a fielder's
choice [Berry out at home (pitcher to catcher), Eusebio to
second]; Bergman struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3,
Brewers 1.

BREWERS 6TH: Cirillo grounded out (third to first); Burnitz
popped to shortstop; Nilsson lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Brewers 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); Hidalgo
doubled to left; Bell was called out on strikes; Weathers threw
a wild pitch [Hidalgo to third]; Bagwell flied to right; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Brewers 1.

BREWERS 7TH: Jenkins homered; Hughes grounded out (shortstop to
first); NEWFIELD BATTED FOR WEATHERS; Newfield grounded out
(shortstop to first); Vina walked; HIDALGO CHANGED POSITIONS
(PLAYING RF); POWELL REPLACED BELL (PITCHING); EVERETT REPLACED
BERGMAN (PLAYING CF); Grissom forced Vina (shortstop to second);
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Brewers 2.

ASTROS 8TH: PATRICK REPLACED NEWFIELD (PITCHING); Alou lined to
second; SPIERS BATTED FOR BERRY; Spiers flied to right; Eusebio
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Brewers 2.

BREWERS 8TH: SPIERS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); Loretta
grounded out (shortstop to first); Cirillo grounded out (second
to first); Burnitz struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Brewers 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Bogar struck out; Everett grounded out (shortstop to
first); Biggio singled to center; Hidalgo homered [Biggio
scored]; Powell struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5,
Brewers 2.

BREWERS 9TH: Nilsson was called out on strikes; Jenkins grounded
out (third to first); HAMELIN BATTED FOR HUGHES; Hamelin singled
to center; VALENTIN BATTED FOR PATRICK; Valentin grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Brewers 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5   9   0    7
 Brewers          2   8   0    7


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