Houston Astros 6, Minnesota Twins 5
Regular Season Game 54
Played on Saturday, June 5, 1999 (N) at Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome

HOU N    0  0  0    3  0  0    1  2  0  -   6  9  0
MIN A    0  1  0    0  0  0    3  1  0  -   5 11  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   0   2   1       0   1       2   3
Bell rf                       5   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Bagwell dh,1b                 2   2   1   0       3   0       4   0
Everett cf                    4   2   2   0       1   0       3   0
Hidalgo lf                    4   1   3   4       0   0       2   0
Ward 1b                       4   0   0   0       0   1       7   0
  Powell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  T. Miller p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Spiers 3b                     3   0   0   0       1   0       1   6
Bako c                        3   0   0   0       0   1       4   2
  Eusebio ph,c                1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Bogar ss                      3   1   1   0       1   2       1   2
Holt p                        0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Elarton p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   6   9   5       6   7      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Spiers-Biggio-Ward.

BATTING - 
2B: Bagwell (15,off Perkins); Bogar (10,off Perkins); Biggio (24,off Perkins);
Hidalgo (16,off Mays).
HR: Hidalgo (11,4th inning off Perkins 2 on 0 out).
GDP: Bell (7,off Perkins); Ward (1,off Perkins).
Team LOB: 7.

Minnesota Twins              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Walker 2b                     5   1   2   3       0   1       1   5
  Valentin c                  0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Hocking ss,cf                 5   0   0   0       0   2       2   3
Cordova dh                    3   0   0   0       2   2       0   0
Lawton rf,cf,rf               4   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Coomer 3b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       0   3
Mientkiewicz 1b               4   0   1   0       0   1      11   1
Allen lf                      4   1   2   2       0   0       2   0
Pierzynski c                  3   1   2   0       0   0       5   0
  Davidson ph,ss              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hunter cf                     2   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
  Koskie ph,rf                1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Gates ph,2b                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Perkins p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Mays p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wells p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   5  11   5       3   7      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Hocking-Walker-Mientkiewicz, Walker-Hocking-Mientkiewicz.
E: Allen (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Pierzynski (1,off Holt).
HR: Allen (5,2nd inning off Holt 0 on 1 out); Walker (3,7th inning off Elarton
2 on 0 out).
SH: Davidson (2,off T. Miller).
GDP: Coomer (4,off Holt).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Holt                          6     5   1   1   3   4   1  25
Elarton W(4-1)                1     3   3   3   0   1   1   6
Powell                        0     3   1   1   0   0   0   3
T. Miller                     1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Wagner SV(14)                 1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9    11   5   5   3   7   2  40

Powell faced 3 batters in the 8th inning

Minnesota Twins              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Perkins                       6.2   7   4   4   3   3   1  28
Mays L(0-2)                   0.1   2   2   2   1   0   0   4
Miller                        0.1   0   0   0   1   1   0   2
Wells                         1.2   0   0   0   1   3   0   6
Totals                        9     9   6   6   6   7   1  40

Mays faced 3 batters in the 8th inning

Umpires: HP - Bill Miller, 1B - Rich Garcia, 2B - Fieldin Culbreth, 3B - Mike Reilly
Time of Game: 2:57   Attendance: 17150


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Minnesota Twins          
1. Biggio              2b        Walker              2b
2. Bell                rf        Hocking             ss
3. Bagwell             dh        Cordova             dh
4. Everett             cf        Lawton              rf
5. Hidalgo             lf        Coomer              3b
6. Ward                1b        Mientkiewicz        1b
7. Spiers              3b        Allen               lf
8. Bako                c         Pierzynski          c
9. Bogar               ss        Hunter              cf
   Holt                p         Perkins             p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio flied to right; Bell struck out; Bagwell
walked; Everett singled to right [Bagwell to second]; Hidalgo
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0,
Twins 0.

TWINS 1ST: Walker singled to right; Hocking flied to center
[Walker to second]; Cordova walked; Lawton walked [Walker to
third, Cordova to second]; Coomer grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Lawton out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Twins 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Ward grounded out (third to first); Spiers grounded
out (first to pitcher); Bako flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Twins 0.

TWINS 2ND: Mientkiewicz flied to left; Allen homered; Pierzynski
doubled to left; Hunter struck out; Walker struck out (catcher
to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Twins 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Bogar was called out on strikes; Biggio grounded out
(third to first); Bell grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Twins 1.

TWINS 3RD: Hocking was called out on strikes; Cordova walked;
Lawton singled to shortstop [Cordova to second]; Coomer forced
Lawton (shortstop to second) [Cordova to third]; Mientkiewicz
popped to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Twins 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell doubled to center; Everett walked; Hidalgo
homered [Bagwell scored, Everett scored]; Ward grounded out
(second to first); Spiers grounded out (second to first); Bako
struck out; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Twins 1.

TWINS 4TH: Allen flied to center; Pierzynski grounded out (third
to first); Hunter singled to shortstop; Walker forced Hunter
(shortstop unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Twins 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Bogar walked; Biggio singled to center [Bogar to
second]; Bell grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Bogar to third, Biggio out at second]; Bagwell flied
to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Twins 1.

TWINS 5TH: Hocking grounded out (second to first); Cordova
grounded out (third to first); Lawton grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Twins 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Everett grounded out (first unassisted); Hidalgo
singled to center; Ward grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Hidalgo out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Twins 1.

TWINS 6TH: Coomer flied to left; Mientkiewicz was called out on
strikes; Allen flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Twins 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Spiers lined to first; Bako popped to shortstop;
Bogar doubled to left; Biggio doubled to right [Bogar scored];
MAYS REPLACED PERKINS (PITCHING); Bell grounded out (shortstop
to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Twins 1.

TWINS 7TH: ELARTON REPLACED HOLT (PITCHING); Pierzynski singled
to center; KOSKIE BATTED FOR HUNTER; Koskie singled to right
[Pierzynski to third]; Walker homered [Pierzynski scored, Koskie
scored]; Hocking flied to center; Cordova was called out on
strikes; Lawton grounded out (catcher to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 4, Twins 4.

ASTROS 8TH: LAWTON CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); KOSKIE STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Bagwell walked; Everett singled to center
[Bagwell to second]; Hidalgo doubled to left [Bagwell scored,
Everett scored (error by Allen) (no RBI)]; MILLER REPLACED MAYS
(PITCHING); Ward was called out on strikes; Spiers walked; WELLS
REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); EUSEBIO BATTED FOR BAKO; Eusebio
flied to left; Bogar struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
6, Twins 4.

TWINS 8TH: BAGWELL CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); POWELL
REPLACED WARD (PITCHING); EUSEBIO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C );
Coomer singled to center; Mientkiewicz singled to right [Coomer
to second]; Allen singled to left [Coomer scored, Mientkiewicz
to second]; T. MILLER REPLACED POWELL (PITCHING); DAVIDSON
BATTED FOR PIERZYNSKI; Davidson out on a sacrifice bunt (third
to first) [Mientkiewicz to third, Allen to second]; GATES BATTED
FOR KOSKIE; Gates grounded out (third to first); Walker grounded
out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Twins
5.

ASTROS 9TH: HOCKING CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); LAWTON
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); DAVIDSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING
SS); VALENTIN REPLACED WALKER (PLAYING C ); GATES STAYED IN GAME
(PLAYING 2B); Biggio was called out on strikes; Bell was called
out on strikes; Bagwell walked; Everett flied to left; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Twins 5.

TWINS 9TH: WAGNER REPLACED T. MILLER (PITCHING); Hocking struck
out; Cordova struck out; Lawton grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Twins 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6   9   0    7
 Twins            5  11   1    8


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