Houston Astros 10, Chicago Cubs 4
Regular Season Game 112
Played on Saturday, August 7, 1999 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  1  2    2  0  0    1  2  2  -  10 14  0
CHI N    0  2  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   4  5  3
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   2   2   1       1   1       3   2
  Barker cf                   1   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Johnson 3b                    6   0   4   6       0   0       0   2
Bagwell 1b                    5   0   0   0       0   2       5   0
Bell rf                       4   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Everett cf                    5   2   3   2       0   1       3   0
  Henry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hidalgo lf                    5   1   1   0       0   2       1   0
Bako c                        4   1   0   0       1   2      11   0
Bogar ss                      5   2   1   0       0   1       1   2
Elarton p                     2   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Spiers ph,2b                2   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       43  10  14  10       3  11      27   6

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

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (47,off Tapani); Hidalgo (25,off Tapani); Johnson (8,off Tapani).
3B: Spiers (3,off Beck).
HR: Everett 2 (14,2nd inning off Tapani 0 on 1 out,7th inning off Heredia 0
on 1 out).
SH: Elarton (3,off Tapani).
HBP: Bagwell (6,by Tapani).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Biggio (21,2nd base off Beck/Reed).

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Meyers cf                     4   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Morandini 2b                  4   0   1   0       0   2       2   3
Grace 1b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
  Houston 1b                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Sosa rf                       3   1   0   0       1   2       1   0
Rodriguez lf                  3   2   2   2       1   1       3   0
Reed c                        3   1   1   0       1   1      12   0
Nieves ss                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Gaetti 3b                     3   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
Tapani p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Heredia p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Beck p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rain p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hill ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Adams p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   4   5   4       4  10      27   5

FIELDING - 
E: Rodriguez (5), Nieves (2), Gaetti (8).

BATTING - 
2B: Gaetti (6,off Elarton).
HR: Rodriguez (22,9th inning off Henry 1 on 1 out).
GDP: Nieves (2,off Elarton).
Team LOB: 3.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Elarton W(6-3)                7     4   2   2   2   9   0  25
Henry                         2     1   2   2   2   1   1   9
Totals                        9     5   4   4   4  10   1  34


Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Tapani L(6-10)                6     7   5   3   1   6   1  30
Heredia                       1     1   1   1   0   2   1   4
Beck                          0.2   3   2   2   1   1   0   6
Rain                          0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Adams                         1     3   2   2   1   2   0   7
Totals                        9    14  10   8   3  11   2  48

HBP: Tapani (4,Bagwell).

Umpires: HP - Brian Gorman, 1B - Eric Gregg, 2B - Jerry Crawford, 3B - Paul Nauert
Ejections: Mark Grace by Eric Gregg [Fair/foul call]; CHI Manager
Jim Riggleman by Eric Gregg [Fair/foul call]
Time of Game: 3:00   Attendance: 38413


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Biggio              2b        Meyers              cf
2. Johnson             3b        Morandini           2b
3. Bagwell             1b        Grace               1b
4. Bell                rf        Sosa                rf
5. Everett             cf        Rodriguez           lf
6. Hidalgo             lf        Reed                c
7. Bako                c         Nieves              ss
8. Bogar               ss        Gaetti              3b
9. Elarton             p         Tapani              p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio was called out on strikes; Johnson lined to
left; Bagwell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs
0.

CUBS 1ST: Meyers flied to left; Morandini singled to right;
Grace lined into a double play (second unassisted) [Morandini
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Bell struck out; Everett homered; Hidalgo popped to
first; Bako flied to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs
0.

CUBS 2ND: Sosa struck out; Rodriguez walked; Reed walked
[Rodriguez to second]; Nieves popped to catcher; Gaetti doubled
to left [Rodriguez scored, Reed scored, Gaetti to third]; Tapani
struck out; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Bogar was called out on strikes; Elarton singled to
right; Biggio doubled to center [Elarton to third]; Johnson
singled to left [Elarton scored, Biggio scored, Johnson to
second (error by Rodriguez)]; Bagwell was hit by a pitch; Bell
flied to center [Johnson to third]; Everett struck out; 2 R, 3
H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 2.

CUBS 3RD: Meyers struck out; Morandini struck out; Grace flied
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Hidalgo doubled to center; Bako flied to left; Bogar
reached on an error by Gaetti; Elarton reached on a fielder's
choice on a sacrifice bunt [Hidalgo to third, Bogar to second];
Biggio popped to catcher; Johnson doubled to left [Hidalgo
scored (unearned), Bogar scored (unearned), Elarton to third];
Bagwell grounded out (second to first); 2 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 5, Cubs 2.

CUBS 4TH: Sosa grounded out (shortstop to first); Rodriguez
struck out; Reed was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 5, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Bell grounded out (second to first); Everett singled
to left; Hidalgo popped to shortstop; Bako struck out; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Cubs 2.

CUBS 5TH: Nieves struck out; Gaetti grounded out (second to
first); Tapani flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5,
Cubs 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Bogar flied to right; Elarton grounded out
(shortstop to first); Biggio walked; Johnson reached on an error
by Nieves [Biggio to second]; Bagwell forced Johnson (shortstop
to second); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Cubs 2.

CUBS 6TH: Meyers was called out on strikes; Morandini grounded
out (shortstop to first); Grace flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 5, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 7TH: HOUSTON REPLACED GRACE (PLAYING 1B); HEREDIA
REPLACED TAPANI (PITCHING); Bell flied to center; Mark Grace
and Cubs manager Jim Riggleman ejected by 1B umpire Eric Gregg
arguing a foul ball call; Everett homered; Hidalgo struck
out; Bako struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Cubs 2.

CUBS 7TH: Sosa struck out; Rodriguez singled to center; Reed
singled to center [Rodriguez to third]; Nieves grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Reed out at second]; 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 8TH: BECK REPLACED HEREDIA (PITCHING); Bogar popped to
second; SPIERS BATTED FOR ELARTON; Spiers tripled to center;
Biggio singled to left [Spiers scored]; Biggio stole second;
Johnson singled to left [Biggio scored]; Bagwell struck out;
Bell walked [Johnson to second]; RAIN REPLACED BECK (PITCHING);
Everett flied to center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 2.

CUBS 8TH: BARKER REPLACED BIGGIO (PLAYING CF); HENRY REPLACED
EVERETT (PITCHING); SPIERS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Gaetti
lined to shortstop; HILL BATTED FOR RAIN; Hill walked; Meyers
flied to center; Morandini was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 9TH: ADAMS REPLACED HILL (PITCHING); Hidalgo was called
out on strikes; Bako walked; Bogar singled to right [Bako to
second]; Spiers struck out; Barker singled to center [Bako
scored, Bogar to third]; Johnson singled to right [Bogar scored,
Barker to second]; Bagwell grounded out (second to first); 2 R,
3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 10, Cubs 2.

CUBS 9TH: Houston flied to right; Sosa walked; Rodriguez homered
[Sosa scored]; Reed grounded out (third to first); Nieves flied
to right; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 10, Cubs 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros          10  14   0   11
 Cubs             4   5   3    3


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