Houston Astros 11, St. Louis Cardinals 3
Regular Season Game 77
Played on Wednesday, June 30, 1999 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  2  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   3  8  1
HOU N    4  0  1    0  4  0    1  1  x  -  11 13  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
McEwing rf,lf                 4   1   1   0       0   2       2   0
Drew cf                       3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
McGwire 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       6   0
  Mohler p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Tatis 3b                      4   1   3   1       0   0       1   2
Lankford lf                   3   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Stephenson p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Marrero ph,1b               1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Renteria ss                   2   1   1   1       1   0       0   3
  D. Howard ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Castillo c                    3   0   0   0       0   1       7   0
  McGee ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Polanco 2b                    4   0   2   1       0   0       0   1
Jimenez p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Painter p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  T. Howard rf                1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       33   3   8   3       1   7      24   8

FIELDING - 
E: Polanco (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Tatis 2 (16,off Hampton 2); Renteria (19,off Hampton).
HBP: Drew (2,by Hampton).
GDP: McGwire (9,off Hampton); Lankford (2,off Hampton).
Team LOB: 5.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   1   2   1       0   1       2   7
Bell rf                       5   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   2   1   1       1   0      12   1
Everett cf                    4   1   2   1       0   0       0   0
Spiers 3b                     4   2   3   1       0   0       0   2
  Bogar ph,3b                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hidalgo lf                    2   1   1   1       2   1       1   0
Bako c                        3   1   1   1       0   2       7   0
Gutierrez ss                  4   2   2   3       0   1       1   5
Hampton p                     3   0   0   1       0   3       2   2
  Williams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35  11  13  10       3   8      27  17

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Gutierrez-Biggio-Bagwell, Biggio-Gutierrez-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Spiers (10,off Jimenez); Hidalgo (20,off Jimenez).
HR: Gutierrez (1,7th inning off Stephenson 0 on 1 out); Bagwell (25,8th inning
off Mohler 0 on 1 out).
SF: Everett (5,off Jimenez); Bako (2,off Jimenez); Hampton (1,off Painter).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Jimenez L(4-8)                4.1   7   7   7   3   5   0  24
Painter                       0.2   3   2   2   0   0   0   5
Stephenson                    2     2   1   1   0   3   1   8
Mohler                        1     1   1   1   0   0   1   4
Totals                        8    13  11  11   3   8   2  41

WP: Jimenez 2 (5).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hampton W(10-3)               8     8   3   3   1   5   0  32
Williams                      1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     8   3   3   1   7   0  35

HBP: Hampton (5,Drew).

Umpires: HP - Terry Tata, 1B - Tom Hallion, 2B - Bill Hohn, 3B - Paul Schrieber
Time of Game: 2:32   Attendance: 42475


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. McEwing             rf        Biggio              2b
2. Drew                cf        Bell                rf
3. McGwire             1b        Bagwell             1b
4. Tatis               3b        Everett             cf
5. Lankford            lf        Spiers              3b
6. Renteria            ss        Hidalgo             lf
7. Castillo            c         Bako                c
8. Polanco             2b        Gutierrez           ss
9. Jimenez             p         Hampton             p

CARDINALS 1ST: McEwing struck out; Drew was hit by a pitch;
McGwire grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Drew out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio singled to left; Bell singled to center
[Biggio to second]; Bagwell walked [Biggio to third, Bell to
second]; Jimenez threw a wild pitch [Biggio scored, Bell to
third, Bagwell to second]; Everett out on a sacrifice fly to
right [Bell scored, Bagwell to third]; Spiers doubled to right
[Bagwell scored]; Hidalgo doubled to left [Spiers scored]; Bako
was called out on strikes; Gutierrez grounded out (pitcher to
first); 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 2ND: Tatis doubled to center; Lankford grounded out
(second to first) [Tatis to third]; Renteria doubled to left
[Tatis scored]; Castillo was called out on strikes; Polanco
singled to right [Renteria scored]; Jimenez grounded out (third
to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 4.

ASTROS 2ND: Hampton was called out on strikes; Biggio grounded
out (pitcher to first); Bell grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 3RD: McEwing struck out; Drew grounded out (first to
pitcher); McGwire was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 4.

ASTROS 3RD: Bagwell popped to third; Everett singled to left;
Spiers singled to first [Everett to third (error by Polanco)];
Hidalgo walked [Spiers to second]; Bako out on a sacrifice fly
to left [Everett scored]; Gutierrez struck out but Spiers
advanced to third and Hidalgo advanced to second and Gutierrez
advanced to first on a wild pitch; Hampton struck out; 1 R, 2 H,
1 E, 3 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 5.

CARDINALS 4TH: Tatis flied to left; Lankford was called out on
strikes; Renteria walked; Castillo forced Renteria (third to
second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Biggio struck out; Bell grounded out (shortstop to
first); Bagwell flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
2, Astros 5.

CARDINALS 5TH: Polanco flied to right; Jimenez grounded out
(second to first); McEwing grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Everett lined to left; Spiers singled to center;
Hidalgo walked [Spiers to second]; PAINTER REPLACED JIMENEZ
(PITCHING); Bako singled to center [Spiers to third, Hidalgo to
second]; Gutierrez singled to second [Spiers scored, Hidalgo
scored, Bako to third]; Hampton out on a sacrifice fly to center
[Bako scored, Gutierrez to second]; Biggio singled to center
[Gutierrez scored]; Bell grounded out (shortstop to first); 4 R,
4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 9.

CARDINALS 6TH: Drew grounded out (second to pitcher); McGwire
singled to left; Tatis singled to center [McGwire to second];
Lankford grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Tatis out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
2, Astros 9.

ASTROS 6TH: MCEWING CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); STEPHENSON
REPLACED LANKFORD (PITCHING); T. HOWARD REPLACED PAINTER
(PLAYING RF); Bagwell flied to right; Everett singled to third;
Spiers flied to center; Hidalgo struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 9.

CARDINALS 7TH: Renteria grounded out (shortstop to first);
Castillo grounded out (shortstop to first); Polanco singled to
left; T. Howard grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 9.

ASTROS 7TH: Bako struck out; Gutierrez homered; Hampton was
called out on strikes; Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first);
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 10.

CARDINALS 8TH: McEwing singled to center; Drew grounded out
(pitcher to first) [McEwing to second]; McGwire grounded out
(second to first) [McEwing to third]; Tatis doubled to right
[McEwing scored]; MARRERO BATTED FOR STEPHENSON; Marrero
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
3, Astros 10.

ASTROS 8TH: MOHLER REPLACED MCGWIRE (PITCHING); MARRERO STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Bell flied to center; Bagwell homered;
Everett grounded out (third to first); BOGAR BATTED FOR SPIERS;
Bogar grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 11.

CARDINALS 9TH: BOGAR STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); WILLIAMS
REPLACED HAMPTON (PITCHING); D. HOWARD BATTED FOR RENTERIA; D.
Howard was called out on strikes; MCGEE BATTED FOR CASTILLO;
McGee struck out; Polanco flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 11.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        3   8   1    5
 Astros          11  13   0    6


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