Houston Astros 6, Chicago Cubs 2
Regular Season Game 113
Played on Sunday, August 8, 1999 (N) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  0  3    0  1  0    0  2  0  -   6 14  0
CHI N    0  1  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   2  7  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   1   0   0       1   1       3   4
Johnson 3b                    4   1   2   0       1   0       1   4
  Powell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    5   1   2   0       0   1      12   0
Bell rf                       3   1   0   0       2   0       1   0
Everett cf                    3   0   2   3       1   1       1   0
Mieske lf                     4   0   2   1       0   0       1   0
  Hidalgo lf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Knorr c                       3   0   2   0       0   1       5   0
  Bako ph,c                   2   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Bogar ss                      5   1   1   0       0   2       1   3
Hampton p                     3   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Spiers ph,3b                1   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
Totals                       38   6  14   5       5   6      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Johnson-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
HBP: Everett (8,by Serafini).
GDP: Bagwell (12,off Beck); Mieske (1,off Beck).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bagwell (23,3rd base off Bowie/Santiago).

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Meyers cf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
  Hill ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Blauser 2b                    3   0   0   1       1   1       5   5
  Houston ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Sosa rf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Grace 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       9   0
Gaetti 3b                     3   0   0   0       1   1       0   2
Rodriguez lf                  3   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
Nieves ss                     4   0   2   0       0   1       1   5
Santiago c                    3   1   1   0       1   1       6   1
Bowie p                       1   0   0   1       1   0       0   0
  Beck p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Alexander ph                0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Rain p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Serafini p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Morandini ph                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   7   2       7   6      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Nieves-Blauser-Grace, Nieves-Blauser-Grace.
PB: Santiago (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Meyers (1,off Hampton).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hampton W(16-3)               7     4   2   2   6   5   0  30
Powell                        2     3   0   0   1   1   0   8
Totals                        9     7   2   2   7   6   0  38

WP: Hampton (4).

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bowie L(0-3)                  5.1  10   4   4   3   5   0  29
Beck                          1.2   0   0   0   1   0   0   4
Rain                          1     4   2   2   1   1   0   7
Serafini                      1     0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9    14   6   6   5   6   0  44

HBP: Serafini (1,Everett).

Umpires: HP - Eric Gregg, 1B - Jerry Crawford, 2B - Paul Nauert, 3B - Brian Gorman
Time of Game: 3:04   Attendance: 38296


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Biggio              2b        Meyers              cf
2. Johnson             3b        Blauser             2b
3. Bagwell             1b        Sosa                rf
4. Bell                rf        Grace               1b
5. Everett             cf        Gaetti              3b
6. Mieske              lf        Rodriguez           lf
7. Knorr               c         Nieves              ss
8. Bogar               ss        Santiago            c
9. Hampton             p         Bowie               p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio was called out on strikes; Johnson popped to
second; Bagwell singled to left; Bell flied to right; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Meyers grounded out (third to first); Blauser grounded
out (shortstop to first); Sosa grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Everett was called out on strikes; Mieske flied to
center; Knorr singled to right; Bogar was called out on strikes;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Grace lined to second; Gaetti grounded out (third to
first); Rodriguez walked; Nieves singled to center [Rodriguez to
second]; Santiago singled to shortstop [Rodriguez to third,
Nieves to second]; Bowie walked [Rodriguez scored, Nieves to
third, Santiago to second]; Meyers struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Hampton lined to second; Biggio walked; Johnson
singled to left [Biggio to second]; Bagwell lined to right
[Biggio to third]; Bell walked [Johnson to second]; Everett
singled to center [Biggio scored, Johnson scored, Bell to
second]; Mieske singled to left [Bell scored, Everett to
second]; Knorr singled to shortstop [Everett to third, Mieske to
second]; Bogar flied to center; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 3,
Cubs 1.

CUBS 3RD: Blauser walked; Sosa struck out; Grace hit into a
double play to third [Blauser out at first (third to first)]; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Hampton grounded out (second to first); Biggio
grounded out (shortstop to first); Johnson grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 1.

CUBS 4TH: Gaetti grounded out (second to first); Rodriguez
grounded out (second to first); Nieves struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Bagwell singled to center; Bell grounded out (third
to first) [Bagwell to second]; Bagwell stole third; Everett
singled to left [Bagwell scored]; Mieske singled to center
[Everett to third]; Knorr struck out; Bogar was called out on
strikes; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 1.

CUBS 5TH: Santiago walked; On a bunt Bowie made an out to
pitcher; Meyers doubled to right [Santiago to third]; Blauser
grounded out (second to first) [Santiago scored, Meyers to
third]; Sosa grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Hampton singled to center; Biggio forced Hampton
(second to shortstop); Johnson walked [Biggio to second]; BECK
REPLACED BOWIE (PITCHING); Bagwell grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Johnson out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 2.

CUBS 6TH: Grace flied to center; Gaetti walked; Rodriguez lined
to left; Nieves singled to left [Gaetti to second]; Santiago
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Bell grounded out (shortstop to first); Everett
walked; Mieske grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Everett out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
4, Cubs 2.

CUBS 7TH: HIDALGO REPLACED MIESKE (PLAYING LF); ALEXANDER BATTED
FOR BECK; Alexander walked; Meyers grounded out (second to
first) [Alexander to second]; Blauser was called out on strikes;
Hampton threw a wild pitch [Alexander to third]; Sosa grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs
2.

ASTROS 8TH: RAIN REPLACED ALEXANDER (PITCHING); BAKO BATTED FOR
KNORR; Bako singled to left; Bogar singled to right [Bako to
third]; SPIERS BATTED FOR HAMPTON; Santiago allowed a passed
ball [Bako scored, Bogar to second]; Spiers singled to right
[Bogar scored]; Biggio forced Spiers (shortstop to second);
Johnson singled to right [Biggio to third]; Bagwell struck out;
Bell walked [Johnson to second]; Biggio was out trying to
advance to home (catcher to pitcher); 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 6, Cubs 2.

CUBS 8TH: POWELL REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); BAKO STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING C ); SPIERS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); Grace
singled to left [Grace out at second (left to second)]; Gaetti
struck out; Rodriguez singled to left [Rodriguez out at second
(left to shortstop to second)]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6,
Cubs 2.

ASTROS 9TH: SERAFINI REPLACED RAIN (PITCHING); Everett was hit
by a pitch; Hidalgo lined to right; Bako grounded out (pitcher
to first) [Everett to second]; Bogar grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Cubs 2.

CUBS 9TH: Nieves grounded out (third to first); Santiago flied
to right; MORANDINI BATTED FOR SERAFINI; Morandini singled to
center; HILL BATTED FOR MEYERS; Hill walked [Morandini to
second]; HOUSTON BATTED FOR BLAUSER; Houston forced Hill
(shortstop unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Cubs 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6  14   0   11
 Cubs             2   7   0    9


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