Pittsburgh Pirates 5, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 48
Played on Saturday, May 29, 1999 (N) at Three Rivers Stadium

HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  5  3
PIT N    0  1  0    1  0  0    0  3  x  -   5  8  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   2       0   1
Barker rf                     3   0   1   0       0   2       0   1
Everett cf                    3   0   1   1       1   1       2   0
Ward 1b                       3   0   1   0       0   1       6   0
  Bagwell ph,1b               0   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
Spiers ss                     3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Hidalgo ph,lf               1   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Diaz lf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Hernandez ss                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Bako c                        3   0   0   0       1   1       9   1
Johnson 3b                    3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Reynolds p                    2   0   0   0       0   0       1   6
  Powell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bell ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   5   1       4   8      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Reynolds-Bako-Ward.
E: Johnson (3), Powell 2 (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (23,off Cordova).
SH: Barker (2,off Cordova); Reynolds (8,off Wilkins).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Barker 2 (7,2nd base off Cordova/Kendall,3rd base off Cordova/Kendall).

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Martin lf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Guillen rf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Sprague 3b                    4   1   0   0       0   1       1   1
Giles cf                      3   2   2   0       1   0       2   0
Young 1b                      3   2   1   0       1   0      10   1
Kendall c                     4   0   1   2       0   0       8   1
Morris 2b                     3   0   1   3       0   0       2   3
B. Brown rf                   3   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
  Wallace p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Clontz p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Christiansen p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Osik ph                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Williams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Benjamin ss                   3   0   1   0       0   2       2   4
Cordova p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Wilkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Ward ph,rf,lf               1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       31   5   8   5       2   7      27  11

BATTING - 
2B: Young (15,off Reynolds); Giles (12,off Reynolds).
SF: Morris (2,off Powell).
GDP: Kendall (7,off Reynolds).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Giles (1,2nd base off Reynolds/Bako).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reynolds L(7-4)               7.1   6   3   3   1   7   0  29
Powell                        0.2   2   2   1   1   0   0   5
Totals                        8     8   5   4   2   7   0  34


Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cordova W(1-2)                6     4   1   1   2   3   0  24
Wilkins                       1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Wallace                       0.2   0   0   0   1   2   0   3
Clontz                        0     1   0   0   0   0   0   1
Christiansen                  0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Williams                      1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     5   1   1   4   8   0  36


Umpires: HP - CB Bucknor, 1B - Brian Gorman, 2B - Paul Nauert, 3B - Jerry Crawford
Ejections: HOU Manager Larry Dierker by CB Bucknor [Call at HP]
Time of Game: 3:00   Attendance: 32426


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Biggio              2b        Martin              lf
2. Barker              rf        Sprague             3b
3. Everett             cf        Giles               cf
4. Ward                1b        Young               1b
5. Spiers              ss        Kendall             c
6. Diaz                lf        Morris              2b
7. Bako                c         B. Brown            rf
8. Johnson             3b        Benjamin            ss
9. Reynolds            p         Cordova             p

ASTROS 1ST: Astros manager Larry Dierker ejected by HP umpire
CB Bucknor sometime in game; Biggio doubled to left; Barker
out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to first) [Biggio to third];
Everett singled to center [Biggio scored]; Ward flied to center
[Everett to second]; Spiers lined to third; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Martin flied to center; Sprague grounded out
(pitcher to first); Giles lined to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Diaz grounded out (second to first); Bako walked;
Johnson grounded out (shortstop to first) [Bako to second];
Reynolds grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Young doubled to center; Kendall grounded out
(pitcher to first) [Young to third]; Morris grounded out (second
to first) [Young scored]; B. Brown struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio popped to first; Barker singled to second;
Barker stole second; Everett popped to second; Barker stole
third; Ward struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates
1.

PIRATES 3RD: Benjamin singled to left; On a bunt Cordova forced
Benjamin (pitcher to shortstop); Martin grounded out (pitcher
unassisted) [Cordova to second]; Sprague struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Spiers grounded out (first to pitcher); On a bunt
Diaz grounded out (second to first); Bako grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 4TH: Giles singled to shortstop; Young flied to left;
Giles stole second; Kendall grounded out (pitcher to first)
[Giles to third]; Morris singled to shortstop [Giles scored]; B.
Brown flied to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates
2.

ASTROS 5TH: Johnson flied to right; Reynolds grounded out (first
unassisted); Biggio struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Pirates 2.

PIRATES 5TH: Benjamin was called out on strikes; Cordova struck
out; Martin popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Pirates 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Barker struck out; Everett walked; Ward singled to
left [Everett to second]; Spiers forced Ward (second to
shortstop) [Everett to third]; Diaz lined to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 6TH: Sprague reached on an error by Johnson; Giles
doubled to center [Sprague to third]; Young walked; Kendall
grounded into a double play (pitcher to catcher to first) [Giles
to third, Young to second, Sprague out at home]; Morris grounded
out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates
2.

ASTROS 7TH: WILKINS REPLACED CORDOVA (PITCHING); Bako grounded
out (shortstop to first); Johnson walked; Reynolds out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Johnson to second]; Biggio
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 7TH: B. Brown struck out; Benjamin struck out; WARD
BATTED FOR WILKINS; Ward struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Pirates 2.

ASTROS 8TH: WALLACE REPLACED B. BROWN (PITCHING); WARD STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING RF); Barker struck out; Everett struck out;
BAGWELL BATTED FOR WARD; Bagwell walked; HIDALGO BATTED FOR
SPIERS; CLONTZ REPLACED WALLACE (PITCHING); Hidalgo singled to
center [Bagwell to second]; CHRISTIANSEN REPLACED CLONTZ
(PITCHING); Diaz was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 8TH: BAGWELL STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); HIDALGO STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING LF); HERNANDEZ REPLACED DIAZ (PLAYING SS);
Martin singled to center; Sprague forced Martin (first to
shortstop); POWELL REPLACED REYNOLDS (PITCHING); Giles walked
[Sprague to second]; Young reached on an error by Powell
[Sprague to third, Giles to second]; Kendall singled to left
[Sprague scored, Giles scored, Young to second]; Kendall was
picked off first but was safe on an error by Powell [Young to
third, Kendall to second]; Morris out on a sacrifice fly to left
[Young scored (unearned)]; OSIK BATTED FOR CHRISTIANSEN; Osik
singled to right [Kendall out at home (right to catcher)]; 3 R
(2 ER), 3 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 5.

ASTROS 9TH: GUILLEN REPLACED MARTIN (PLAYING RF); WILLIAMS
REPLACED OSIK (PITCHING); WARD CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF);
Bako struck out; Johnson popped to shortstop; BELL BATTED FOR
POWELL; Bell grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   5   3    8
 Pirates          5   8   0    5


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