Houston Astros 7, Minnesota Twins 6
Regular Season Game 53
Played on Friday, June 4, 1999 (N) at Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome

HOU N    0  1  1    1  1  0    0  3  0  -   7 14  1
MIN A    0  5  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   6  6  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio dh                     5   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
Bell rf                       5   0   3   2       0   0       1   0
Bagwell 1b                    5   1   1   1       0   0      14   3
Hidalgo lf                    5   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Everett cf                    5   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Spiers 3b                     3   1   2   0       1   0       1   3
  Hernandez pr,2b             1   1   0   0       0   0       1   1
Eusebio c                     5   1   3   0       0   1       5   0
Johnson 2b,3b                 2   0   1   2       0   0       1   6
Bogar ss                      3   1   1   1       1   0       1   6
Hampton p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
  Powell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       39   7  14   7       2   2      27  21

FIELDING - 
E: Bogar (4).
PB: Eusebio (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Bell 2 (10,off Milton,off Trombley); Eusebio (4,off Milton); Spiers (4,off
Milton).
HR: Hidalgo (10,3rd inning off Milton 0 on 2 out); Bagwell (16,5th inning off
Milton 0 on 1 out).
SH: Johnson (2,off Milton).
SF: Johnson (2,off Milton).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Hernandez (1,2nd base off Wells/Valentin); Bell (12,3rd base off Trombley/Valentin).

Minnesota Twins              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hocking ss                    5   1   1   4       0   1       0   1
Allen lf                      5   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Gates 2b                      3   1   1   0       1   0       3   0
Cordova dh                    3   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
Coomer 3b                     3   1   0   0       1   1       0   4
Lawton rf,cf                  3   0   0   1       0   0       5   0
Hunter cf                     3   1   1   1       0   0       5   0
  Koskie ph,rf                0   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Mientkiewicz 1b               3   1   0   0       1   0       8   0
Valentin c                    3   1   0   0       1   1       2   0
Milton p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
  Wells p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Trombley p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mays p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   6   6   6       5   4      27   6

BATTING - 
2B: Cordova (12,off Hampton).
HR: Hocking (2,2nd inning off Hampton 3 on 2 out).
SF: Lawton (3,off Hampton).
HBP: Cordova (3,by Hampton).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Cordova (1,3rd base by Hampton/Eusebio).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hampton W(6-2)                7     6   6   6   4   1   1  31
Powell                        0.2   0   0   0   1   1   0   3
Wagner SV(13)                 1.1   0   0   0   0   2   0   4
Totals                        9     6   6   6   5   4   1  38

WP: Hampton (2).
HBP: Hampton (3,Cordova).

Minnesota Twins              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Milton                        5.1   9   4   4   1   1   2  26
Wells                         2.1   1   1   1   1   0   0   9
Trombley L(1-2)               0.1   3   2   2   0   0   0   4
Mays                          1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9    14   7   7   2   2   2  43


Umpires: HP - Mike Reilly, 1B - Bill Miller, 2B - Rich Garcia, 3B - Fieldin Culbreth
Time of Game: 3:23   Attendance: 13152


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Minnesota Twins          
1. Biggio              dh        Hocking             ss
2. Bell                rf        Allen               lf
3. Bagwell             1b        Gates               2b
4. Hidalgo             lf        Cordova             dh
5. Everett             cf        Coomer              3b
6. Spiers              3b        Lawton              rf
7. Eusebio             c         Hunter              cf
8. Johnson             2b        Mientkiewicz        1b
9. Bogar               ss        Valentin            c
   Hampton             p         Milton              p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio struck out; Bell doubled to right; Bagwell
popped to first; Hidalgo popped to pitcher; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Twins 0.

TWINS 1ST: Hocking grounded out (third to first); Allen grounded
out (shortstop to first); Gates grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Twins 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Everett flied to center; Spiers grounded out (third
to first); Eusebio doubled to center; Johnson singled to center
[Eusebio scored]; Bogar walked [Johnson to second]; Biggio
popped to first; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Twins 0.

TWINS 2ND: Cordova singled to center; Coomer forced Cordova
(second to shortstop); Lawton grounded out (first to pitcher)
[Coomer to second]; Eusebio allowed a passed ball [Coomer to
third]; Hunter singled to center [Coomer scored]; Hampton threw
a wild pitch [Hunter to second]; Mientkiewicz walked; Valentin
walked [Hunter to third, Mientkiewicz to second]; Hocking
homered [Hunter scored, Mientkiewicz scored, Valentin scored];
Allen lined to second; 5 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Twins 5.

ASTROS 3RD: Bell flied to right; Bagwell flied to center;
Hidalgo homered; Everett popped to pitcher; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Twins 5.

TWINS 3RD: Gates singled to shortstop [Gates to second (error by
Bogar)]; Cordova was hit by a pitch; Coomer walked [Gates to
third, Cordova to second]; Lawton out on a sacrifice fly to
right [Gates scored, Cordova to third]; Hunter reached on a
fielder's choice [Cordova out at home (first to catcher), Coomer
to second]; Mientkiewicz grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1
H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Twins 6.

ASTROS 4TH: Spiers doubled to center; Eusebio singled to left
[Spiers to third]; Johnson out on a sacrifice fly to center
[Spiers scored]; Bogar flied to center; Biggio lined to right; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Twins 6.

TWINS 4TH: Valentin grounded out (shortstop to first); Hocking
grounded out (third to first); Allen grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Twins 6.

ASTROS 5TH: Bell flied to right; Bagwell homered; Hidalgo popped
to first; Everett grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 4, Twins 6.

TWINS 5TH: Gates grounded out (second to first); Cordova doubled
to right; Cordova was picked off and caught stealing third
(pitcher to third); Coomer grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Twins 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Spiers singled to center; Eusebio singled to center
[Spiers to second]; Johnson out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to
second) [Spiers to third, Eusebio to second]; WELLS REPLACED
MILTON (PITCHING); Bogar popped to second; Biggio grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Twins 6.

TWINS 6TH: Lawton grounded out (first to pitcher); Hunter
grounded out (shortstop to first); Mientkiewicz grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Twins 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Bell singled to center; Bagwell popped to first;
Hidalgo forced Bell (third to second); Everett flied to left; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Twins 6.

TWINS 7TH: Valentin struck out; Hocking grounded out (third to
first); Allen singled to right; Gates walked [Allen to second];
Cordova grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 4, Twins 6.

ASTROS 8TH: Spiers walked; HERNANDEZ RAN FOR SPIERS; Eusebio
flied to right; Hernandez stole second; Johnson flied to center;
TROMBLEY REPLACED WELLS (PITCHING); Bogar singled to shortstop
[Hernandez scored]; Biggio singled to left [Bogar to second];
Bell doubled to left [Bogar scored, Biggio scored]; Bell stole
third; Bagwell grounded out (shortstop to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 7, Twins 6.

TWINS 8TH: HERNANDEZ STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); JOHNSON
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); POWELL REPLACED HAMPTON
(PITCHING); Coomer struck out; Lawton flied to center; KOSKIE
BATTED FOR HUNTER; Koskie walked; WAGNER REPLACED POWELL
(PITCHING); Mientkiewicz forced Koskie (shortstop to second); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Twins 6.

ASTROS 9TH: LAWTON CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); KOSKIE STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING RF); MAYS REPLACED TROMBLEY (PITCHING); Hidalgo
flied to center; Everett singled to third; Hernandez flied to
right; Eusebio was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 7, Twins 6.

TWINS 9TH: Valentin grounded out (pitcher to second to first);
Hocking struck out; Allen was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Twins 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7  14   1    9
 Twins            6   6   0    5


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