Houston Astros 4, Chicago Cubs 3 (11 innings)
Regular Season Game 162
Played on Sunday, September 27, 1998 (D) at Astrodome

CHI N    1  0  0    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  -   3  7  0
HOU N    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  2  0    0  1  -   4 12  2
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Johnson cf                    5   0   0   0       1   1       4   0
Hernandez ss,lf               5   1   1   0       0   1       0   3
  Beck p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Grace 1b                      5   0   1   0       0   1       9   1
Sosa rf                       5   0   2   1       0   1       2   0
Hill lf                       4   0   1   0       0   2       2   0
  Blauser ss                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Gaetti 3b                     5   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Morandini 2b                  3   1   0   0       2   1       3   5
Servais c                     4   1   0   0       0   0      10   0
  Houston ph,c                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Mulholland p                  2   0   1   2       1   0       0   0
  Brown ph                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mieske ph,lf                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Merced ph,lf                0   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Totals                       41   3   7   3       5   9      32  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Hernandez-Morandini-Grace, Hernandez-Morandini-Grace.

BATTING - 
2B: Grace (38,off Hampton); Mulholland (2,off Hampton).
GDP: Hill (3,off Hampton).
IBB: Morandini (4,by Bergman).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Sosa (18,2nd base off Bergman/Ausmus); Johnson (10,2nd base off Wagner/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   0   0   0       1   3       2   1
Hidalgo cf                    4   1   2   2       1   1       6   0
Bell rf                       5   0   1   0       0   2       2   0
Bagwell 1b                    3   1   2   1       2   0       9   0
Alou lf                       4   0   1   0       1   1       1   0
Berry 3b                      4   0   1   1       0   1       1   1
  Bogar 3b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Spiers ph,3b                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gutierrez ss                  5   1   1   0       0   1       2   7
Ausmus c                      5   0   3   0       0   0       9   0
Hampton p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Henry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Incaviglia ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bergman p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Clark ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Elarton p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Everett ph                  1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       40   4  12   4       5  10      33  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Hampton-Gutierrez-Bagwell.
E: Biggio (15), Gutierrez (15).

BATTING - 
2B: Ausmus (10,off Mulholland); Hidalgo (15,off Mulholland).
3B: Everett (4,off Beck).
SH: Hampton (7,off Mulholland).
SF: Hidalgo (4,off Beck).
GDP: Gutierrez (20,off Mulholland); Alou (14,off Mulholland).
IBB: Alou (11,by Beck); Biggio (6,by Beck).
Team LOB: 11.

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Mulholland                    8     9   3   3   3   9   0  34
Beck L(3-4)                   2.2   3   1   1   2   1   0  13
Totals                       10.2  12   4   4   5  10   0  47

IBB: Beck 2 (4,Alou,Biggio).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hampton                       6     5   3   0   2   4   0  26
Henry                         1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Bergman                       1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Wagner                        1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Elarton W(2-1)                2     0   0   0   1   3   0   7
Totals                       11     7   3   0   5   9   0  46

IBB: Bergman (3,Morandini).

Umpires: HP - Mark Hirschbeck, 1B - Jeff Kellogg, 2B - Bruce Froemming, 3B - Eric Gregg
Time of Game: 3:30   Attendance: 51916


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Johnson             cf        Biggio              2b
2. Hernandez           ss        Hidalgo             cf
3. Grace               1b        Bell                rf
4. Sosa                rf        Bagwell             1b
5. Hill                lf        Alou                lf
6. Gaetti              3b        Berry               3b
7. Morandini           2b        Gutierrez           ss
8. Servais             c         Ausmus              c
9. Mulholland          p         Hampton             p

CUBS 1ST: Johnson popped to third; Hernandez reached on an error
by Gutierrez; Grace doubled to right [Hernandez to third]; Sosa
singled to center [Hernandez scored (unearned), Grace to third];
Hill grounded into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to first)
[Sosa out at second]; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio struck out; Hidalgo struck out; Bell struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

CUBS 2ND: Gaetti singled to shortstop; Morandini flied to
center; Servais lined to right; Mulholland walked [Gaetti to
second]; Johnson was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Bagwell flied to left; Alou grounded out (third to
first); Berry struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros
0.

CUBS 3RD: Hernandez grounded out (shortstop to first); Grace was
called out on strikes; Sosa struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Gutierrez singled to shortstop; Ausmus singled to
right [Gutierrez to third]; Hampton struck out; Biggio struck
out; Hidalgo singled to first [Gutierrez scored, Ausmus to
third]; Bell struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 1.

CUBS 4TH: Hill struck out; Gaetti grounded out (third to first);
Morandini walked; Servais reached on an error by Biggio (assist
by Gutierrez) [Morandini to second]; Mulholland doubled to
center [Morandini scored (unearned), Servais scored (unearned)];
Johnson grounded out (first unassisted); 2 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell walked; Alou singled to right [Bagwell to
second]; Berry flied to center; Gutierrez grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Alou out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 1.

CUBS 5TH: Hernandez grounded out (pitcher unassisted); Grace
popped to left; Sosa flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Ausmus singled to first; Hampton out on a sacrifice
bunt (first to second) [Ausmus to second]; Biggio lined to left;
Hidalgo walked; Bell flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs
3, Astros 1.

CUBS 6TH: Hill singled to center; Gaetti flied to center;
Morandini popped to right; Servais forced Hill (second to
shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Bagwell walked; Alou grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Bagwell out at second]; Berry
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 3,
Astros 1.

CUBS 7TH: HENRY REPLACED HAMPTON (PITCHING); Mulholland grounded
out (shortstop to first); Johnson grounded out (shortstop to
first); Hernandez singled to center; Grace grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Gutierrez grounded out (shortstop to first); Ausmus
doubled to left; INCAVIGLIA BATTED FOR HENRY; Incaviglia flied
to center [Ausmus to third]; Biggio grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 1.

CUBS 8TH: BERGMAN REPLACED INCAVIGLIA (PITCHING); Sosa singled
to center; Hill was called out on strikes; Gaetti popped to
second; Sosa stole second; Morandini was walked intentionally;
Servais forced Morandini (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: HERNANDEZ CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); BLAUSER
REPLACED HILL (PLAYING SS); Hidalgo doubled to left; Bell
grounded out (second to first) [Hidalgo to third]; Bagwell
singled to shortstop [Hidalgo scored]; Alou struck out; Berry
singled to center [Bagwell scored, Berry to second (on throw)];
Gutierrez struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 3.

CUBS 9TH: BOGAR REPLACED BERRY (PLAYING 3B); BROWN BATTED FOR
MULHOLLAND; WAGNER REPLACED BERGMAN (PITCHING); MIESKE BATTED
FOR BROWN; Mieske grounded out (shortstop to first); Johnson
walked; Hernandez struck out while Johnson stole second; Grace
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 3,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: MIESKE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); BECK REPLACED
HERNANDEZ (PITCHING); Ausmus lined to right; CLARK BATTED FOR
WAGNER; Clark grounded out (second to first); Biggio struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 3.

CUBS 10TH: ELARTON REPLACED CLARK (PITCHING); Sosa flied to
center; Blauser was called out on strikes; Gaetti flied to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 10TH: Hidalgo grounded out (first unassisted); Bell
singled to center; Bagwell singled to shortstop [Bell to third];
Alou was walked intentionally [Bagwell to second]; SPIERS BATTED
FOR BOGAR; Spiers popped to third; Gutierrez lined to center; 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 3.

CUBS 11TH: SPIERS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); Morandini was
called out on strikes; HOUSTON BATTED FOR SERVAIS; Houston
struck out; MERCED BATTED FOR MIESKE; Merced walked; Johnson
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 11TH: HOUSTON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); MERCED STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Ausmus flied to left; EVERETT BATTED FOR
ELARTON; Everett tripled to right; Biggio was walked
intentionally; Hidalgo out on a sacrifice fly to center [Everett
scored]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             3   7   0   10
 Astros           4  12   2   11


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