Houston Astros 2, Pittsburgh Pirates 0
Regular Season Game 157
Played on Sunday, September 20, 1998 (D) at Three Rivers Stadium

HOU N    1  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  7  0
PIT N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   0   2   0       0   1       5   5
Hidalgo cf                    4   2   2   2       0   0       6   0
Bell rf                       3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       8   0
Alou lf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Berry 3b                      2   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Bogar pr,3b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Everett ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ausmus c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Eusebio c                     4   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gutierrez ss                  3   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Reynolds p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Clark ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Powell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Russ Johnson 3b             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   7   2       2   4      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Biggio-Gutierrez, Gutierrez-Biggio-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Bagwell (31,off Schmidt); Bell (41,off Williams).
HR: Hidalgo 2 (7,1st inning off Schmidt 0 on 1 out,3rd inning off Schmidt 0
on 2 out).
HBP: Bell (4,by Schmidt).
GDP: Bagwell (14,off Schmidt); Eusebio (8,off Schmidt).
IBB: Berry (3,by Schmidt); Alou (9,by Williams).
Team LOB: 5.

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Womack 2b                     4   0   3   0       0   0       4   5
A. Brown cf                   4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Kendall c                     4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Young 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       8   0
Guillen rf                    3   0   2   0       1   0       6   1
Ward lf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Ramirez 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       0   3
Nunez ss                      3   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
  Collier ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Schmidt p                     2   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Laker ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Williams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Garcia ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   0  10   0       2   6      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Ramirez-Womack-Young, Guillen-Young, Ramirez-Womack-Young.

BATTING - 
2B: Ramirez (9,off Reynolds); Guillen (38,off Reynolds).
GDP: Garcia (3,off Wagner).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Kendall (25,2nd base off Reynolds/Eusebio); Womack (55,2nd base off Reynolds/Eusebio).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reynolds W(19-8)              7    10   0   0   0   4   0  29
Powell                        1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Wagner SV(30)                 1     0   0   0   1   1   0   3
Totals                        9    10   0   0   2   6   0  36


Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Schmidt L(11-13)              7     5   2   2   1   2   2  25
Williams                      2     2   0   0   1   2   0   9
Totals                        9     7   2   2   2   4   2  34

HBP: Schmidt (4,Bell).
IBB: Schmidt (3,Berry); Williams (3,Alou).

Umpires: HP - Paul Nauert, 1B - Randy Marsh, 2B - Bill Hohn, 3B - Angel Hernandez
Time of Game: 2:32   Attendance: 23657


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Biggio              2b        Womack              2b
2. Hidalgo             cf        A. Brown            cf
3. Bell                rf        Kendall             c
4. Bagwell             1b        Young               1b
5. Alou                lf        Guillen             rf
6. Berry               3b        Ward                lf
7. Eusebio             c         Ramirez             3b
8. Gutierrez           ss        Nunez               ss
9. Reynolds            p         Schmidt             p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio flied to right; Hidalgo homered; Bell was hit
by a pitch; Bagwell grounded into a double play (third to second
to first) [Bell out at second]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Womack grounded out (first unassisted); A. Brown
grounded out (second to first); Kendall singled to center;
Kendall stole second; Young struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Alou flied to right; Berry grounded out (second to
first); Eusebio singled to center; Gutierrez flied to center; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Guillen singled to center; Ward lined to center;
Ramirez doubled to third [Guillen to third]; Nunez lined into a
double play (second to shortstop) [Ramirez out at second]; 0 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Reynolds grounded out (second to first); Biggio
struck out; Hidalgo homered; Bell flied to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Schmidt struck out; Womack singled to center; A.
Brown singled to center [Womack to second]; Kendall forced A.
Brown (shortstop to second) [Womack to third]; Young grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates
0.

ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell flied to center; Alou flied to right; Berry
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 4TH: Guillen doubled to left; Ward flied to center;
Ramirez flied to right [Guillen to third]; Nunez grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Eusebio grounded out (shortstop to first); Gutierrez
grounded out (third to first); Reynolds struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 5TH: On a bunt Schmidt singled to third; On a bunt
Womack singled to third [Schmidt to second]; Schmidt was picked
off second (pitcher to second); A. Brown was called out on
strikes while Womack stole second; Kendall struck out; 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Biggio singled to shortstop; Hidalgo lined into a
double play (right to first) [Biggio out at first]; Bell
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 0.

PIRATES 6TH: Young flied to center; Guillen flied to center;
Ward grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Bagwell doubled to right; Alou flied to right
[Bagwell to third]; Berry was walked intentionally; BOGAR RAN
FOR BERRY; Eusebio grounded into a double play (third to second
to first) [Bogar out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
2, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 7TH: BOGAR STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); Ramirez popped
to second; On a bunt Nunez singled to second; LAKER BATTED FOR
SCHMIDT; Laker flied to center; Womack singled to center [Nunez
to second]; A. Brown grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 8TH: WILLIAMS REPLACED LAKER (PITCHING); Gutierrez lined
to shortstop; CLARK BATTED FOR REYNOLDS; Clark struck out;
Biggio singled to right; Hidalgo forced Biggio (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 8TH: POWELL REPLACED CLARK (PITCHING); Kendall flied to
center; Young popped to first; Guillen walked; Ward struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 9TH: Bell doubled to center; Bagwell struck out; Alou was
walked intentionally; EVERETT BATTED FOR BOGAR; Everett popped
to second; Eusebio flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
2, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 9TH: AUSMUS REPLACED EVERETT (PLAYING C ); RUSS JOHNSON
REPLACED POWELL (PLAYING 3B); WAGNER REPLACED EUSEBIO
(PITCHING); Ramirez struck out; COLLIER BATTED FOR NUNEZ;
Collier walked; GARCIA BATTED FOR WILLIAMS; Garcia grounded into
a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Collier out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   7   0    5
 Pirates          0  10   0    9


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