Houston Astros 7, Pittsburgh Pirates 1
Regular Season Game 118
Played on Saturday, August 14, 1999 (N) at Astrodome

PIT N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   1  6  4
HOU N    2  0  0    0  4  0    0  1  x  -   7  6  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Martin lf                     5   0   2   1       0   0       3   0
Nunez ss                      3   0   0   0       2   0       1   1
Giles cf                      4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
  Clontz p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Young 1b                      2   0   0   0       1   1       7   0
Sveum 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Sauerbeck p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  A. Brown ph,cf              0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Morris 2b                     3   0   1   0       1   1       0   1
B. Brown rf                   3   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Oliver c                      4   0   1   0       0   1      10   0
Benson p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Wehner 3b                   1   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   6   1       6   8      24   5

FIELDING - 
E: Nunez 2 (13), Sveum (1), Oliver (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Oliver (5,off Holt).
HBP: Young (8,by Holt); B. Brown (4,by Bergman).
GDP: Young (9,off Holt); B. Brown (2,off Holt).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Nunez (3,2nd base off Holt/Bako); Martin (14,2nd base off Holt/Bako).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     3   1   0   0       1   0       2   4
Spiers 3b                     2   2   1   0       2   0       0   2
Bagwell 1b                    4   1   1   2       0   2       9   1
Everett cf                    4   2   2   4       0   0       1   0
Bell rf                       3   0   0   0       1   3       2   0
Ward lf                       3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Barker lf                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bako c                        4   0   2   0       0   1       8   0
Bogar ss                      4   0   0   0       0   2       3   5
Holt p                        3   1   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Williams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Berkman ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Bergman p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   7   6   6       5  10      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Spiers-Biggio-Bagwell, Biggio-Bogar-Bagwell, Bogar-Biggio.

BATTING - 
2B: Bagwell (26,off Benson); Everett (23,off Clontz).
HR: Everett (17,5th inning off Benson 2 on 1 out).
SH: Biggio (3,off Benson).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Benson L(10-9)                5     4   6   2   3   7   1  24
Sauerbeck                     2     0   0   0   0   2   0   6
Clontz                        1     2   1   1   2   1   0   7
Totals                        8     6   7   3   5  10   1  37


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Holt W(3-11)                  7.2   5   0   0   4   6   0  31
Williams                      0.1   0   0   0   1   1   0   2
Bergman                       1     1   1   1   1   1   0   5
Totals                        9     6   1   1   6   8   0  38

HBP: Holt (8,Young); Bergman (3,B. Brown).

Umpires: HP - Tom Hallion, 1B - Ron Kulpa, 2B - Bill Hohn, 3B - Paul Schrieber
Time of Game: 2:45   Attendance: 44868


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Martin              lf        Biggio              2b
2. Nunez               ss        Spiers              3b
3. Giles               cf        Bagwell             1b
4. Young               1b        Everett             cf
5. Sveum               3b        Bell                rf
6. Morris              2b        Ward                lf
7. B. Brown            rf        Bako                c
8. Oliver              c         Bogar               ss
9. Benson              p         Holt                p

PIRATES 1ST: Martin lined to shortstop; Nunez walked; Giles
struck out while Nunez stole second; Young was hit by a pitch;
Sveum struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio walked; Spiers singled to center [Biggio to
third]; Bagwell doubled to right [Biggio scored, Spiers to
third]; Everett grounded out (third to first) [Spiers scored];
Bell struck out; Ward grounded out (pitcher to first); 2 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 2ND: Morris walked; B. Brown was called out on strikes;
Oliver flied to center; Benson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Pirates 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Bako singled to center; Bogar flied to right; Holt
struck out; Biggio flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates
0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 3RD: Martin grounded out (shortstop to first); Nunez
walked; Giles popped to first; Young struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Spiers walked; Bagwell was called out on strikes;
Everett popped to center; Bell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Pirates 0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 4TH: Sveum was called out on strikes; Morris flied to
left; B. Brown singled to center; Oliver grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Ward struck out; Bako grounded out (first
unassisted); Bogar struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0,
Astros 2.

PIRATES 5TH: Benson grounded out (shortstop to first); Martin
grounded out (first to pitcher); Nunez grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Holt reached on an error by Nunez [Holt to second
(error by Nunez)]; Biggio out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to
first) [Holt to third]; Spiers walked; Bagwell reached on an
error by Sveum [Holt scored (unearned), Spiers to second];
Everett homered (unearned) [Spiers scored (unearned), Bagwell
scored (unearned)]; Bell struck out; Ward popped to shortstop; 4
R (0 ER), 1 H, 3 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 6.

PIRATES 6TH: BARKER REPLACED WARD (PLAYING LF); Giles singled to
center; Young grounded into a double play (third to second to
first) [Giles out at second]; Sveum flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 6.

ASTROS 6TH: SAUERBECK REPLACED SVEUM (PITCHING); WEHNER REPLACED
BENSON (PLAYING 3B); Bako struck out; Bogar flied to center;
Holt grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 6.

PIRATES 7TH: Morris singled to left; B. Brown grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Morris out at
second]; Oliver doubled to center; Wehner grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Biggio grounded out (second to first); Spiers
grounded out (first unassisted); Bagwell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 6.

PIRATES 8TH: Martin singled to center; Nunez flied to right;
Martin stole second; Giles grounded out (second to first)
[Martin to third]; Young walked; A. BROWN BATTED FOR SAUERBECK;
WILLIAMS REPLACED HOLT (PITCHING); A. Brown walked [Young to
second]; Morris struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Pirates 0,
Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: CLONTZ REPLACED GILES (PITCHING); A. BROWN STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING CF); Everett doubled to center; Bell walked;
Barker flied to left; Bako singled to right [Everett scored
(error by Oliver) (no RBI), Bell to third, Bako to second];
Bogar was called out on strikes; BERKMAN BATTED FOR WILLIAMS;
Berkman walked; Biggio flied to left; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 3 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 7.

PIRATES 9TH: BERGMAN REPLACED BERKMAN (PITCHING); B. Brown was
hit by a pitch; Oliver struck out; Wehner walked [B. Brown to
second]; Martin singled to center [B. Brown scored, Wehner to
second]; Nunez lined into a double play (shortstop to second)
[Wehner out at second]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros
7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          1   6   4   10
 Astros           7   6   0    6


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