Florida Marlins 5, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 131
Played on Saturday, August 28, 1999 (N) at Astrodome

FLA N    3  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  1  -   5 10  1
HOU N    1  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   2  7  2
Florida Marlins              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Castillo 2b                   4   3   4   0       1   0       3   2
Berg ss                       4   0   2   0       0   1       1   2
Aven lf                       2   1   0   1       2   1       3   0
  Alfonseca p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Millar 1b                     5   1   0   1       0   2       9   1
Wilson cf                     3   0   1   0       1   1       1   0
Dunwoody rf,lf                4   0   1   0       0   2       0   0
Lowell 3b                     4   0   2   2       0   1       0   2
Castro c                      4   0   0   0       0   1       8   1
Burnett p                     2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Kotsay ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Looper p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Almanza p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Bautista rf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       34   5  10   4       4  12      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Castillo-Berg-Millar.
E: Burnett (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Castillo (21,off Elarton); Lowell (10,off Elarton).
SH: Berg (3,off Powell).
SF: Aven (6,off Elarton).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Castillo 2 (43,2nd base off Elarton/Bako,2nd base off Powell/Eusebio).
CS: Wilson (3,2nd base by Elarton/Bako); Castillo (16,2nd base by Williams/Bako).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b,lf                  4   2   1   0       1   0       1   1
Spiers lf,cf                  4   0   2   0       1   0       2   0
Bagwell 1b                    2   0   0   0       3   1       4   0
Everett cf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Ward lf                     3   0   0   1       0   1       2   0
  Johnson ph,2b               2   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
Caminiti 3b                   3   0   1   0       2   0       1   2
Mieske rf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Bako c                        3   0   1   0       0   0      11   2
  Thompson ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Powell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gutierrez ss                  3   0   1   0       1   2       1   0
Elarton p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Berkman ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Williams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Eusebio ph,c                1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       33   2   7   1       8   8      27   6

FIELDING - 
E: Bagwell (6), Bako (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Spiers (17,off Burnett).
GDP: Ward (3,off Burnett).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Gutierrez (3,2nd base by Burnett/Castro).

PITCHING
Florida Marlins              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Burnett W(2-0)                5     4   2   1   6   5   0  24
Looper                        1     1   0   0   2   1   0   6
Almanza                       2     1   0   0   0   2   0   7
Alfonseca SV(13)              1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9     7   2   1   8   8   0  41

Looper faced 3 batters in the 7th inning

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Elarton L(7-4)                6     7   4   1   2   8   0  27
Williams                      2     3   0   0   1   3   0   9
Powell                        1     0   1   1   1   1   0   4
Totals                        9    10   5   2   4  12   0  40

WP: Williams (7), Powell (5).

Umpires: HP - Sam Holbrook, 1B - Dana DeMuth, 2B - Charlie Reliford, 3B - CB Bucknor
Time of Game: 3:13   Attendance: 42968


Starting Lineups:

   Florida Marlins               Houston Astros           
1. Castillo            2b        Biggio              2b
2. Berg                ss        Spiers              lf
3. Aven                lf        Bagwell             1b
4. Millar              1b        Everett             cf
5. Wilson              cf        Caminiti            3b
6. Dunwoody            rf        Mieske              rf
7. Lowell              3b        Bako                c
8. Castro              c         Gutierrez           ss
9. Burnett             p         Elarton             p

MARLINS 1ST: Castillo singled to left; Berg flied to center;
Castillo stole second [Castillo to third (error by Bako)];
SPIERS CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); WARD REPLACED EVERETT
(PLAYING LF); Aven walked; Millar reached on an error by Bagwell
[Castillo scored (unearned), Aven to second]; Wilson walked
[Aven to third, Millar to second]; Dunwoody struck out; Lowell
singled to center [Aven scored (unearned), Millar scored
(unearned), Wilson to third]; Castro flied to left; 3 R (0 ER),
2 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Marlins 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio reached on an error by Burnett; Spiers walked
[Biggio to second]; Bagwell walked [Biggio to third, Spiers to
second]; Ward grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [Biggio scored (unearned) (no RBI), Spiers to third,
Bagwell out at second]; Caminiti walked; Mieske flied to left; 1
R (0 ER), 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Marlins 3, Astros 1.

MARLINS 2ND: Burnett was called out on strikes; Castillo singled
to third; Berg struck out; Aven flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Marlins 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Bako lined to center; Gutierrez walked; Elarton
struck out; Gutierrez was caught stealing second (catcher to
second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Marlins 3, Astros 1.

MARLINS 3RD: Millar lined to third; Wilson singled to left;
Wilson was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop);
Dunwoody grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Marlins 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio grounded out (second to first); Spiers
grounded out (third to first); Bagwell walked; Ward struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Marlins 3, Astros 1.

MARLINS 4TH: Lowell grounded out (third to first); Castro was
called out on strikes; Burnett struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Marlins 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Caminiti singled to right; Mieske struck out; Bako
singled to center [Caminiti to second]; Gutierrez struck out;
Elarton grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Marlins 3, Astros 1.

MARLINS 5TH: Castillo doubled to left; Berg singled to right
[Castillo to third]; Aven out on a sacrifice fly to right
[Castillo scored]; Millar struck out; Wilson struck out; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Marlins 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Biggio singled to center; Spiers doubled to right
[Biggio to third]; Bagwell struck out; Ward grounded out (first
unassisted) [Biggio scored, Spiers to third]; Caminiti walked;
Mieske grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Marlins 4, Astros 2.

MARLINS 6TH: Dunwoody struck out; Lowell doubled to left; Castro
flied to right; KOTSAY BATTED FOR BURNETT; Kotsay flied to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Marlins 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: LOOPER REPLACED KOTSAY (PITCHING); Bako grounded out
(first to pitcher); Gutierrez struck out; BERKMAN BATTED FOR
ELARTON; Berkman grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Marlins 4, Astros 2.

MARLINS 7TH: WILLIAMS REPLACED BERKMAN (PITCHING); Castillo
singled to center; Castillo was caught stealing second (catcher
to second); Berg singled to left; Aven walked [Berg to second];
Millar struck out; Wilson popped to first; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Marlins 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Biggio walked; Spiers singled to center [Biggio to
third]; Bagwell walked [Spiers to second]; ALMANZA REPLACED
LOOPER (PITCHING); JOHNSON BATTED FOR WARD; Johnson was called
out on strikes; Caminiti popped to second; Mieske flied to left;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Marlins 4, Astros 2.

MARLINS 8TH: BIGGIO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); JOHNSON
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Dunwoody singled to center; Lowell
struck out; Williams threw a wild pitch [Dunwoody to second];
Castro flied to center; Almanza struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Marlins 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: THOMPSON BATTED FOR BAKO; Thompson flied to left;
Gutierrez singled to center; EUSEBIO BATTED FOR WILLIAMS;
Eusebio struck out; Biggio forced Gutierrez (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Marlins 4, Astros 2.

MARLINS 9TH: POWELL REPLACED THOMPSON (PITCHING); EUSEBIO STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Castillo walked; Castillo stole second;
Berg out on a sacrifice bunt (third to second) [Castillo to
third]; Powell threw a wild pitch [Castillo scored]; Aven was
called out on strikes; Millar grounded out (second to first); 1
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Marlins 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: ALFONSECA REPLACED AVEN (PITCHING); DUNWOODY CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); BAUTISTA REPLACED ALMANZA (PLAYING RF);
Spiers flied to right; Bagwell grounded out (third to first);
Johnson singled to right; Johnson advanced to second because of
defensive indifference [Johnson to second]; Caminiti grounded
out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Marlins 5, Astros
2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Marlins          5  10   1    8
 Astros           2   7   2   12


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