Houston Astros 6, Pittsburgh Pirates 2
Regular Season Game 33
Played on Wednesday, May 12, 1999 (N) at Astrodome

PIT N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   2  8  2
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  4    2  0  x  -   6 10  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Martin lf                     4   1   1   0       1   1       2   0
Benjamin ss                   5   0   1   2       0   0       1   3
Ward rf,cf                    5   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
Young 1b                      4   0   3   0       0   0       9   1
Kendall c                     3   0   0   0       1   1       7   1
B. Brown cf                   4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Williams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Sprague 3b                    3   1   0   0       1   2       1   0
Morris 2b                     3   0   0   0       1   2       3   6
Schmidt p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Clontz p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  F. Garcia rf                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       35   2   8   2       4  10      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Kendall-Benjamin-Morris.
E: Benjamin (2), Kendall (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Young (11,off Lima).
3B: Martin (3,off Lima).
Team LOB: 10.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   0   1   0       1   2       4   1
Bell rf                       4   0   1   0       1   0       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    5   1   0   0       0   1       6   1
Caminiti 3b                   4   2   1   0       1   2       0   2
Everett cf                    4   1   3   1       0   0       3   0
Hidalgo lf                    3   1   2   2       1   0       1   0
Spiers ss                     3   1   1   1       0   0       2   3
  Bogar ss                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Bako c                        2   0   1   1       2   1      10   0
Lima p                        3   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Elarton p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   6  10   5       6   7      27  10

BATTING - 
2B: Hidalgo (9,off Schmidt); Biggio (16,off Schmidt).
3B: Hidalgo (2,off Schmidt); Spiers (1,off Schmidt).
SH: Lima (2,off Schmidt).
GDP: Lima (2,off Clontz).
IBB: Bako (3,by Clontz).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Biggio (10,3rd base off Schmidt/Kendall); Everett (8,2nd base off Clontz/Kendall);
Hidalgo (2,2nd base off Clontz/Kendall); Bell (8,2nd base off Williams/Kendall).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Schmidt L(4-2)                5     7   4   4   4   3   0  26
Clontz                        2     2   2   0   2   1   0  10
Williams                      1     1   0   0   0   3   0   4
Totals                        8    10   6   4   6   7   0  40

Schmidt faced 5 batters in the 6th inning
IBB: Clontz (1,Bako).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lima W(6-1)                   8     8   1   1   1   9   0  33
Elarton                       1     0   1   1   3   1   0   6
Totals                        9     8   2   2   4  10   0  39


Umpires: HP - Charlie Reliford, 1B - Jeff Kellogg, 2B - Sam Holbrook, 3B - Dana DeMuth
Time of Game: 2:39   Attendance: 19792


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Martin              lf        Biggio              2b
2. Benjamin            ss        Bell                rf
3. Ward                rf        Bagwell             1b
4. Young               1b        Caminiti            3b
5. Kendall             c         Everett             cf
6. B. Brown            cf        Hidalgo             lf
7. Sprague             3b        Spiers              ss
8. Morris              2b        Bako                c
9. Schmidt             p         Lima                p

PIRATES 1ST: Martin tripled to right; Benjamin singled to right
[Martin scored]; Ward flied to center; Young forced Benjamin
(shortstop to second); Kendall forced Young (third to second); 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio struck out; Bell grounded out (second to
first); Bagwell lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1,
Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: B. Brown singled to right; Sprague was called out
on strikes; Morris struck out; Schmidt struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Caminiti grounded out (second to first); Everett
singled to center; Hidalgo grounded out (first unassisted)
[Everett to second]; Spiers grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Martin grounded out (shortstop to first); Benjamin
grounded out (third to first); Ward singled to left; Young
singled to left [Ward to second]; Kendall lined to shortstop; 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bako walked; Lima out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher
to second) [Bako to second]; Biggio walked; Bell forced Bako
(third unassisted) [Biggio to second]; Bagwell lined to left; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

PIRATES 4TH: B. Brown grounded out (first to pitcher); Sprague
struck out; Morris struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Caminiti was called out on strikes; Everett lined to
second; Hidalgo doubled to left; Spiers grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

PIRATES 5TH: Schmidt grounded out (shortstop to first); Martin
flied to center; Benjamin lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Bako struck out; Lima grounded out (first to
pitcher); Biggio doubled to center; Bell walked while Biggio
stole third; Bagwell grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

PIRATES 6TH: Ward grounded out (second to first); Young doubled
to right; Kendall walked; B. Brown struck out; Sprague lined to
shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Caminiti walked; Everett singled to right [Caminiti
to second]; Hidalgo tripled to center [Caminiti scored, Everett
scored]; Spiers tripled to center [Hidalgo scored]; Bako singled
to center [Spiers scored]; CLONTZ REPLACED SCHMIDT (PITCHING);
On a bunt Lima grounded into a double play (catcher to shortstop
to second) [Bako out at second]; Biggio grounded out (shortstop
to first); 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 4.

PIRATES 7TH: BOGAR REPLACED SPIERS (PLAYING SS); Morris flied to
center; Clontz struck out; Martin struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Bell grounded out (second to first); Bagwell reached
on an error by Benjamin; Caminiti singled to right [Bagwell to
third]; Everett singled to center [Bagwell scored (unearned),
Caminiti to third]; Everett stole second [Caminiti scored
(unearned), Everett to third (error by Kendall)]; Hidalgo
walked; Bogar was called out on strikes while Hidalgo stole
second; Bako was walked intentionally; Lima grounded out (second
to first); 2 R (0 ER), 2 H, 2 E, 3 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 6.

PIRATES 8TH: Benjamin grounded out (shortstop to first); Ward
singled to center; Young singled to center [Ward to second];
Kendall struck out; B. Brown grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: WARD CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); WILLIAMS
REPLACED B. BROWN (PITCHING); F. GARCIA REPLACED CLONTZ (PLAYING
RF); Biggio struck out; Bell singled to center; Bagwell was
called out on strikes while Bell stole second; Caminiti struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 6.

PIRATES 9TH: ELARTON REPLACED LIMA (PITCHING); Sprague walked;
Morris walked [Sprague to second]; F. Garcia was called out on
strikes; Martin walked [Sprague to third, Morris to second];
Benjamin forced Martin (shortstop to second) [Sprague scored,
Morris to third]; Ward popped to second; 1 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Pirates 2, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          2   8   2   10
 Astros           6  10   0   10


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