Pittsburgh Pirates 11, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 152
Played on Monday, September 20, 1999 (N) at Three Rivers Stadium

HOU N    1  3  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   5  9  2
PIT N    2  0  6    0  0  0    0  3  x  -  11 14  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     3   2   0   0       2   0       1   3
Spiers ss                     4   0   0   1       1   1       1   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   2   3       1   0       4   0
Everett cf                    5   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Caminiti 3b                   5   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Ward lf                       4   1   2   0       1   1       2   0
Eusebio c                     5   0   1   1       0   1      11   1
Javier rf                     3   1   2   0       1   0       2   0
Reynolds p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  T. Miller p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Johnson ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Williams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mieske ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Powell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   5   9   5       6   7      24   5

FIELDING - 
E: Biggio (11), Bagwell (8).

BATTING - 
2B: Caminiti (11,off Schourek).
SH: Reynolds (15,off Cordova).
GDP: Bagwell (18,off Schourek).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bagwell (27,2nd base off Wilkins/Osik).

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Martin lf                     3   2   1   0       2   2       1   0
Benjamin ss                   5   1   2   1       0   2       1   1
Giles cf                      4   3   3   2       1   0       5   0
Young 1b                      3   1   1   2       2   1       8   0
B. Brown rf                   5   1   3   4       0   2       3   0
  A. Brown rf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ramirez 3b                    5   0   1   1       0   1       0   2
Nunez 2b                      4   1   2   0       0   0       3   2
  Wilkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Sveum ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sauerbeck p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Osik c                        4   1   0   0       0   2       6   1
Cordova p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Schourek p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  M. Garcia p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Morris 2b                   1   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       38  11  14  10       5  11      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Benjamin-Nunez-Young.
E: Benjamin (8).

BATTING - 
2B: Giles (33,off Reynolds); Benjamin (26,off Powell).
HR: B. Brown (15,3rd inning off Reynolds 2 on 0 out).
IBB: Giles (7,by Powell).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Martin (19,2nd base off Reynolds/Eusebio); Giles (6,2nd base off Reynolds/Eusebio).
CS: B. Brown (4,2nd base by Williams/Eusebio).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reynolds L(16-12)             2.2   7   8   5   4   3   1  20
T. Miller                     1.1   2   0   0   0   1   0   6
Williams                      2     1   0   0   0   3   0   6
Powell                        2     4   3   3   1   4   0  11
Totals                        8    14  11   8   5  11   1  43

IBB: Powell (4,Giles).

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cordova                       3     6   4   4   3   2   0  19
Schourek W(4-7)               3.2   3   1   1   2   3   0  16
M. Garcia                     0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Wilkins                       1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Sauerbeck                     1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     9   5   5   6   7   0  43

WP: Cordova (5).

Umpires: HP - Phil Cuzzi, 1B - Jerry Crawford, 2B - Alfonso Marquez, 3B - Brian Gorman
Ejections: PIT Manager Gene Lamont by Phil Cuzzi [Balls and strikes]
Time of Game: 3:07   Attendance: 10256


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Biggio              2b        Martin              lf
2. Spiers              ss        Benjamin            ss
3. Bagwell             1b        Giles               cf
4. Everett             cf        Young               1b
5. Caminiti            3b        B. Brown            rf
6. Ward                lf        Ramirez             3b
7. Eusebio             c         Nunez               2b
8. Javier              rf        Osik                c
9. Reynolds            p         Cordova             p

ASTROS 1ST: Pirates manager Gene Lamont ejected by HP umpire
Phil Cuzzi sometime in game; Biggio walked; Spiers grounded
out (second to first) [Biggio to second]; Bagwell singled to
center [Biggio scored]; Everett grounded out (first unassisted)
[Bagwell to second]; Caminiti was called out on strikes; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Martin walked; Martin stole second; Benjamin struck
out; Giles singled to center [Martin scored]; Giles stole
second; Young walked; B. Brown singled to right [Giles scored,
Young to second]; Ramirez lined to right [Young to third]; Nunez
popped to shortstop; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Ward singled to left; Eusebio popped to second;
Javier singled to right [Ward to second]; Reynolds out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Ward to third, Javier to
second]; Biggio walked; Spiers walked [Ward scored, Javier to
third, Biggio to second]; Bagwell singled to center [Javier
scored, Biggio scored, Spiers to third]; Everett flied to
center; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 2ND: Osik struck out; Cordova grounded out (pitcher to
first); Martin singled to right; Benjamin flied to right; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Caminiti flied to center; Ward singled to second;
Eusebio flied to right; Javier singled to right [Ward to
second]; Reynolds struck out but Ward advanced to third and
Javier advanced to second and Reynolds advanced to first on a
wild pitch; Biggio flied to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros
4, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 3RD: Giles doubled to right; Young walked; B. Brown
homered [Giles scored, Young scored]; Ramirez flied to center;
Nunez singled to second; Osik reached on an error by Biggio
[Nunez scored (unearned) (no RBI), Osik to third]; Cordova was
called out on strikes; Martin walked; Benjamin singled to left
[Osik scored (unearned), Martin to second]; T. MILLER REPLACED
REYNOLDS (PITCHING); Giles singled to center [Martin scored
(unearned), Benjamin to third]; Young flied to center; 6 R (3
ER), 5 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 8.

ASTROS 4TH: SCHOUREK REPLACED CORDOVA (PITCHING); Spiers reached
on an error by Benjamin; Bagwell grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Spiers out at second]; Everett
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 8.

PIRATES 4TH: B. Brown struck out; Ramirez lined to third; Nunez
singled to right; Osik flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 4, Pirates 8.

ASTROS 5TH: Caminiti doubled to left; Ward walked; Eusebio
singled to left [Caminiti scored, Ward to second]; Javier flied
to center; JOHNSON BATTED FOR T. MILLER; Johnson flied to
center; Biggio lined to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5,
Pirates 8.

PIRATES 5TH: WILLIAMS REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); Schourek
flied to left; Martin was called out on strikes; Benjamin struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 8.

ASTROS 6TH: Spiers was called out on strikes; Bagwell popped to
shortstop; Everett singled to center; Caminiti grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 8.

PIRATES 6TH: Giles grounded out (second to first); Young struck
out; B. Brown singled to left; B. Brown was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5,
Pirates 8.

ASTROS 7TH: Ward struck out; Eusebio struck out (catcher to
first); Javier walked; MIESKE BATTED FOR WILLIAMS; M. GARCIA
REPLACED SCHOUREK (PITCHING); Mieske struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 8.

PIRATES 7TH: POWELL REPLACED MIESKE (PITCHING); Ramirez was
called out on strikes; Nunez grounded out (second to first);
Osik was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5,
Pirates 8.

ASTROS 8TH: WILKINS REPLACED NUNEZ (PITCHING); MORRIS REPLACED
M. GARCIA (PLAYING 2B); Biggio grounded out (pitcher to first);
Spiers flied to right; Bagwell walked; Bagwell stole second;
Everett struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 8.

PIRATES 8TH: Morris singled to center; Martin struck out;
Benjamin doubled to center [Morris to third]; Giles was walked
intentionally; Young singled to center [Morris scored, Benjamin
scored, Giles to second]; B. Brown was called out on strikes;
Ramirez singled to third [Giles scored, Young to third, Ramirez
to second (error by Bagwell)]; SVEUM BATTED FOR WILKINS; Sveum
grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 4 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5,
Pirates 11.

ASTROS 9TH: A. BROWN REPLACED B. BROWN (PLAYING RF); SAUERBECK
REPLACED SVEUM (PITCHING); Caminiti popped to catcher; Ward
grounded out (second to first); Eusebio grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 11.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5   9   2   11
 Pirates         11  14   1    8


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