Houston Astros 6, Chicago Cubs 4 (13 innings)
Regular Season Game 143
Played on Friday, September 10, 1999 (N) at Astrodome

CHI N    0  3  0    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  -   4  9  0
HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  1  2    0  0  0    2  -   6 12  0
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brown cf,lf                   5   1   2   1       0   1       3   0
Meyers 2b                     3   0   1   0       0   0       0   3
  Adams p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gaetti 3b                   2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Grace 1b                      4   0   0   1       1   0      15   1
Sosa rf                       6   0   0   0       0   3       1   0
Rodriguez lf                  4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Johnson cf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Reed c                        3   1   1   0       2   0      10   0
  Porter pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Molina c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Liniak 3b                     3   1   2   1       1   0       0   2
  Aguilera p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hill ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Guthrie p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ayala p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Nieves ss                     5   1   2   1       0   1       2   7
Lieber p                      3   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
  Morandini 2b                1   0   0   0       1   0       2   2
Totals                       41   4   9   4       5   8      36  17

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Meyers-Nieves-Grace, Nieves-Morandini-Grace.

BATTING - 
2B: Liniak (2,off Elarton); Brown (1,off Elarton); Nieves (5,off T. Miller).
SH: Meyers (2,off Elarton); Brown (1,off Henry).
SF: Grace (8,off Elarton).
GDP: Meyers (5,off T. Miller).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Liniak (1,2nd base by T. Miller/Bako).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   0   2   1       1   0       6   3
Bell rf                       6   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Bagwell 1b                    6   1   1   0       0   3      15   0
Everett cf,lf,cf              6   2   2   3       0   3       2   1
Caminiti 3b                   3   0   0   0       1   1       1   2
  Barker pr,cf                0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Thompson ph,lf              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ward lf                       4   0   3   0       0   0       2   0
  Hernandez pr                0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Johnson 3b                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Bako c                        4   0   0   0       1   1       8   1
Gutierrez ss                  5   1   4   1       0   0       2   7
Elarton p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Berkman ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  T. Miller p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Williams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Spiers ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Powell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mieske ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Henry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Cabrera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Eusebio ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       46   6  12   5       3  11      39  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Everett-Biggio, Gutierrez-Bagwell.
PB: Bako (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (53,off Lieber).
3B: Gutierrez (5,off Lieber).
HR: Everett 2 (23,2nd inning off Lieber 0 on 0 out,13th inning off Ayala 1
on 0 out).
GDP: Bako (3,off Lieber); Mieske (3,off Aguilera).
IBB: Biggio (9,by Ayala).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Barker (15,3rd base off Adams/Reed); Hernandez (3,2nd base off Adams/Reed);
Gutierrez (2,2nd base off Ayala/Molina).

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lieber                        8     7   2   2   0   9   1  30
Adams                         0.1   2   2   2   2   1   0   5
Aguilera                      1.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Guthrie                       1.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   5
Ayala L(1-7)                  0.2   2   2   2   1   1   1   5
Totals                       12    12   6   6   3  11   2  49

Ayala faced 2 batters in the 13th inning
WP: Adams (5).
IBB: Ayala (2,Biggio).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Elarton                       5     6   4   4   3   3   0  22
T. Miller                     2.1   3   0   0   0   1   0   8
Williams                      0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Powell                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Henry                         2     0   0   0   2   1   0   8
Cabrera                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Wagner W(4-1)                 1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                       13     9   4   4   5   8   0  49

WP: Elarton (3).

Umpires: HP - Rich Rieker, 1B - Gerry Davis, 2B - Mark Wegner, 3B - Paul Emmel
Time of Game: 3:45   Attendance: 48879


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Brown               cf        Biggio              2b
2. Meyers              2b        Bell                rf
3. Grace               1b        Bagwell             1b
4. Sosa                rf        Everett             cf
5. Rodriguez           lf        Caminiti            3b
6. Reed                c         Ward                lf
7. Liniak              3b        Bako                c
8. Nieves              ss        Gutierrez           ss
9. Lieber              p         Elarton             p

CUBS 1ST: Brown grounded out (second to first); Meyers grounded
out (third to first); Grace walked; Sosa struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (third to first); Bell was
called out on strikes; Bagwell grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

CUBS 2ND: Rodriguez grounded out (first unassisted); Reed
walked; Liniak doubled to right [Reed scored]; Nieves singled to
center [Liniak scored]; On a bunt Lieber made an out to first;
Brown doubled to center [Nieves scored]; Meyers singled to
center [Brown out at third (shortstop to third)]; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Everett homered; Caminiti lined to center; Ward
singled to third; Bako flied to center; Gutierrez grounded out
(pitcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 1.

CUBS 3RD: Grace lined to left; Sosa popped to first; Rodriguez
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros
1.

ASTROS 3RD: Elarton grounded out (third to first); Biggio popped
to first; Bell grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 1.

CUBS 4TH: Reed singled to center; Bako allowed a passed ball
[Reed to second]; Liniak walked; Nieves lined into a double play
(center to second) [Reed out at second]; Lieber struck out; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell struck out; Everett struck out; Caminiti
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 3,
Astros 1.

CUBS 5TH: Brown singled to right; Elarton threw a wild pitch
[Brown to second]; Meyers out on a sacrifice bunt (third to
second) [Brown to third]; Grace out on a sacrifice fly to left
[Brown scored]; Sosa flied to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs
4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Ward singled to right; Bako grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Ward out at second];
Gutierrez singled to third; BERKMAN BATTED FOR ELARTON; Berkman
struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 1.

CUBS 6TH: T. MILLER REPLACED BERKMAN (PITCHING); Rodriguez
grounded out (second to first); Reed grounded out (shortstop to
first); Liniak singled to left; Liniak was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 4,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Biggio singled to center; Bell flied to center;
Bagwell struck out; Everett was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 1.

CUBS 7TH: Nieves doubled to left; Lieber singled to center
[Nieves to third]; Brown struck out; Meyers grounded into a
double play (shortstop to first) [Lieber out at second]; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Caminiti struck out; Ward grounded out (second to
first); Bako was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 4, Astros 1.

CUBS 8TH: Grace grounded out (pitcher to first); WILLIAMS
REPLACED T. MILLER (PITCHING); Sosa struck out; Rodriguez
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 4,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: BROWN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); JOHNSON
REPLACED RODRIGUEZ (PLAYING CF); Gutierrez tripled to right;
SPIERS BATTED FOR WILLIAMS; Spiers flied to right; Biggio
doubled to right [Gutierrez scored]; Bell grounded out (first to
pitcher) [Biggio to third]; Bagwell was called out on strikes; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 2.

CUBS 9TH: POWELL REPLACED SPIERS (PITCHING); Reed flied to
center; Liniak grounded out (shortstop to first); Nieves struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: ADAMS REPLACED MEYERS (PITCHING); MORANDINI REPLACED
LIEBER (PLAYING 2B); Everett struck out; Caminiti walked; Ward
singled to third [Caminiti to second]; BARKER RAN FOR CAMINITI;
HERNANDEZ RAN FOR WARD; Barker stole third and Hernandez stole
second; Adams threw a wild pitch [Barker scored, Hernandez to
third]; Bako walked; Gutierrez singled to right [Hernandez
scored, Bako to second]; MIESKE BATTED FOR POWELL; GAETTI
REPLACED ADAMS (PLAYING 3B); AGUILERA REPLACED LINIAK
(PITCHING); Mieske grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Gutierrez out at second]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 4.

CUBS 10TH: EVERETT CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); BARKER STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING CF); JOHNSON REPLACED HERNANDEZ (PLAYING 3B);
HENRY REPLACED MIESKE (PITCHING); Morandini walked; Brown out on
a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Morandini to second];
Gaetti grounded out (shortstop to first); Grace lined to second;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 10TH: Biggio lined to second; Bell grounded out
(shortstop to first); Bagwell grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 4.

CUBS 11TH: Sosa lined to right; Johnson grounded out (shortstop
to first); Reed walked; HILL BATTED FOR AGUILERA; PORTER RAN FOR
REED; Hill struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 11TH: MOLINA REPLACED PORTER (PLAYING C ); GUTHRIE
REPLACED HILL (PITCHING); Everett grounded out (second to
first); THOMPSON BATTED FOR BARKER; Thompson grounded out (third
to first); Johnson popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 4, Astros 4.

CUBS 12TH: EVERETT CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); THOMPSON
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); CABRERA REPLACED HENRY (PITCHING);
Nieves popped to second; Morandini popped to third; Brown popped
to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 12TH: Bako flied to center; Gutierrez singled to left;
EUSEBIO BATTED FOR CABRERA; AYALA REPLACED GUTHRIE (PITCHING);
Gutierrez stole second; Eusebio grounded out (shortstop to
first); Biggio was walked intentionally; Bell struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 4.

CUBS 13TH: WAGNER REPLACED EUSEBIO (PITCHING); Gaetti popped to
first; Grace grounded out (shortstop to first); Sosa struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 13TH: Bagwell singled to center; Everett homered [Bagwell
scored]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             4   9   0    6
 Astros           6  12   0    7


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