Houston Astros 8, St. Louis Cardinals 4
Regular Season Game 12
Played on Sunday, April 18, 1999 (D) at Astrodome

STL N    0  1  0    1  0  0    2  0  0  -   4  9  2
HOU N    1  0  0    0  1  0    0  6  x  -   8 16  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Polanco 2b                    4   0   1   2       1   1       6   3
Marrero c                     5   0   0   0       0   2       6   1
McGwire 1b                    4   1   1   1       0   1       4   0
Davis rf                      3   1   1   0       1   1       2   0
Tatis 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       0   3
Dunston ss                    4   0   2   1       0   2       1   3
Drew cf                       4   1   2   0       0   1       2   0
McEwing lf                    3   1   1   0       1   1       2   0
Osborne p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  McGee ph                    0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Busby p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Painter p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Radinsky p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Renteria ph                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       33   4   9   4       5   9      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Tatis-Polanco-McGwire, Busby-Polanco-Dunston-McGwire.
E: Tatis (3), Osborne (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Dunston (2,off Hampton); McEwing (2,off Hampton).
HR: McGwire (5,4th inning off Hampton 0 on 0 out).
GDP: McGwire (3,off Hampton).
IBB: McGee (1,by Hampton).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Dunston (1,2nd base off Powell/Eusebio).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   3   2   0       1   1       4   1
Bell rf                       4   0   4   3       0   0       1   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   1   1   2       1   1       4   0
Caminiti 3b                   4   0   1   0       1   0       0   1
Everett cf                    4   1   3   2       0   1       4   1
Diaz lf                       5   1   2   0       0   1       1   1
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Eusebio c                     4   0   1   1       0   1      10   0
  Barker pr,lf                0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bogar ss                      3   1   2   0       1   0       0   6
Hampton p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Powell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gutierrez ph                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Meluskey c                  0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Totals                       33   8  16   8       4   6      27  10

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

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio 2 (4,off Osborne 2); Bell (3,off Osborne); Diaz (1,off Painter).
HR: Everett (2,8th inning off Painter 0 on 0 out).
SH: Hampton 2 (2,off Osborne 2); Gutierrez (1,off Radinsky).
SF: Bell (1,off Radinsky).
HBP: Everett (2,by Osborne).
GDP: Bagwell (2,off Osborne); Caminiti (2,off Busby).
IBB: Biggio (1,by Radinsky).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Caminiti (1,2nd base by Osborne/Marrero).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Osborne                       6     9   2   2   2   5   0  28
Busby                         1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Painter L(0-1)                0     3   3   3   0   0   1   3
Radinsky                      1     3   3   3   2   1   0   8
Totals                        8    16   8   8   4   6   1  42

Painter faced 3 batters in the 8th inning
HBP: Osborne (2,Everett).
IBB: Radinsky (1,Biggio).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hampton                       7     8   4   4   4   5   1  30
Powell W(1-0)                 1     1   0   0   0   2   0   4
Wagner                        1     0   0   0   1   2   0   4
Totals                        9     9   4   4   5   9   1  38

IBB: Hampton (1,McGee).

Umpires: HP - Kerwin Danley, 1B - Ed Montague, 2B - Bob Davidson, 3B - Mike Winters
Time of Game: 2:50   Attendance: 34265


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Polanco             2b        Biggio              2b
2. Marrero             c         Bell                rf
3. McGwire             1b        Bagwell             1b
4. Davis               rf        Caminiti            3b
5. Tatis               3b        Everett             cf
6. Dunston             ss        Diaz                lf
7. Drew                cf        Eusebio             c
8. McEwing             lf        Bogar               ss
9. Osborne             p         Hampton             p

CARDINALS 1ST: Polanco walked; Marrero lined to center; McGwire
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Polanco out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio doubled to center; Bell doubled to left
[Biggio scored]; Bagwell struck out; Caminiti flied to left
[Bell to third]; Everett was hit by a pitch; Diaz forced Everett
(shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 1.

CARDINALS 2ND: Davis singled to center; Tatis singled to right
[Davis to second]; Dunston doubled to center [Davis scored,
Tatis out at home (left to shortstop to catcher)]; Drew singled
to center [Dunston out at home (center to catcher)]; McEwing
grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Eusebio lined to right; Bogar walked; Hampton out on
a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Bogar to second]; Biggio
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Osborne flied to center; Polanco lined to center;
Marrero was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Bell singled to center; Bagwell grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Bell out at second];
Caminiti singled to third; Caminiti was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros
1.

CARDINALS 4TH: McGwire homered; Davis grounded out (shortstop to
first); Tatis grounded out (shortstop to first); Dunston struck
out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Everett struck out; Diaz singled to third [Diaz to
second (error by Tatis)]; Eusebio grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Diaz to third]; Bogar grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 5TH: Drew grounded out (pitcher unassisted); McEwing
walked; On a bunt Osborne made an out to catcher [McEwing stayed
at first]; Donovan Osborne called for interference;
Polanco forced McEwing (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Hampton struck out; Biggio doubled to center; Biggio
was picked off second but was safe on an error by Osborne
[Biggio to third]; Bell singled to center [Biggio scored];
Bagwell walked [Bell to second]; Caminiti flied to center;
Everett singled to third [Bell to third, Bagwell to second];
Diaz forced Everett (third to second); 1 R, 3 H, 1 E, 3 LOB. 
Cardinals 2, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 6TH: Marrero struck out; McGwire flied to center;
Davis walked; Tatis forced Davis (third to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Eusebio struck out; Bogar singled to center; Hampton
out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher unassisted) [Bogar to second];
Biggio flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2,
Astros 2.

CARDINALS 7TH: Dunston was called out on strikes; Drew singled
to shortstop; McEwing doubled to right [Drew to third]; MCGEE
BATTED FOR OSBORNE; McGee was walked intentionally; Polanco
singled to left [Drew scored, McEwing scored, McGee to second];
Marrero flied to left [McGee to third]; McGwire struck out; 2 R,
3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: BUSBY REPLACED MCGEE (PITCHING); Bell singled to
right; Bagwell lined to left; Caminiti grounded into a double
play (pitcher to second to shortstop to first) [Bell out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 8TH: POWELL REPLACED HAMPTON (PITCHING); Davis struck
out; Tatis flied to right; Dunston singled to center; Dunston
stole second; Drew struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: PAINTER REPLACED BUSBY (PITCHING); Everett homered;
Diaz doubled to left; Eusebio singled to second [Diaz scored];
BARKER RAN FOR EUSEBIO; RADINSKY REPLACED PAINTER (PITCHING);
Bogar singled to left [Barker to second]; GUTIERREZ BATTED FOR
POWELL; Gutierrez out on a sacrifice bunt (third to second)
[Barker to third, Bogar to second]; Biggio was walked
intentionally; Bell out on a sacrifice fly to center [Barker
scored, Bogar to third, Biggio to second]; Bagwell singled to
left [Bogar scored, Biggio scored, Bagwell to second]; Caminiti
walked; Everett singled to center [Bagwell scored, Caminiti to
third, Everett to second]; Diaz struck out; 6 R, 6 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 8.

CARDINALS 9TH: BARKER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); MELUSKEY
REPLACED GUTIERREZ (PLAYING C ); WAGNER REPLACED DIAZ
(PITCHING); McEwing was called out on strikes; RENTERIA BATTED
FOR RADINSKY; Renteria walked; Renteria advanced to second
because of defensive indifference [Renteria to second]; Polanco
struck out; Marrero lined to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 4, Astros 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        4   9   2    7
 Astros           8  16   0   10


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