Chicago Cubs 13, Houston Astros 8
Regular Season Game 19
Played on Wednesday, April 26, 2000 (N) at Enron Field

CHI N    1  0  1    1  0  0    5  1  4  -  13 16  1
HOU N    1  0  2    0  0  0    2  2  1  -   8 11  3
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
E. Young 2b                   3   3   2   0       3   1       2   6
Gutierrez ss                  5   0   3   5       0   0       2   4
Grace 1b                      5   1   1   0       1   1      13   0
Sosa rf                       4   3   2   1       2   0       3   0
Rodriguez lf                  4   1   0   1       1   0       2   1
Greene 3b                     3   1   1   1       0   1       0   1
  Andrews 3b                  2   1   1   3       0   0       0   1
Buford cf                     6   1   2   1       0   2       3   0
Girardi c                     5   2   3   1       0   0       2   1
Lorraine p                    2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Karchner p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Farnsworth p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  R. Brown ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Heredia p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Aguilera p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       40  13  16  13       7   6      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. E. Young-Gutierrez-Grace, Greene-E. Young-Grace.
E: Greene (1).

BATTING - 
2B: E. Young 2 (10,off Dotel,off Perez); Gutierrez (6,off J. Powell); Buford
(2,off J. Powell).
HR: Sosa (7,7th inning off Maddux 0 on 0 out); Andrews (8,9th inning off Perez
2 on 2 out).
SH: Lorraine (2,off Dotel); Karchner (1,off Maddux).
SF: Greene (1,off Dotel); Gutierrez (2,off Perez).
HBP: Girardi (2,by Dotel); Rodriguez (2,by Maddux).
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Girardi (1,2nd base off Dotel/Meluskey); Sosa (2,2nd base off Dotel/Meluskey);
E. Young (6,3rd base off Perez/Meluskey).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   2   1   0       2   0       3   1
Cedeno cf                     5   2   2   2       0   0       3   0
Bagwell 1b                    3   2   3   0       2   0       3   1
Caminiti 3b                   4   1   2   3       1   0       2   0
Alou rf                       1   0   1   1       0   0       3   1
  Lugo rf                     2   0   1   1       1   0       3   0
Hidalgo lf                    4   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
Meluskey c                    4   1   1   1       1   0       8   0
Bogar ss                      4   0   0   0       1   0       1   2
Dotel p                       1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Ward ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Maddux p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  J. Powell p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mieske ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Perez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Spiers ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   8  11   8      10   2      27   6

FIELDING - 
E: Caminiti (3), Meluskey (4), Bogar (2).

BATTING - 
3B: Biggio (1,off Lorraine).
HR: Cedeno (1,3rd inning off Lorraine 0 on 1 out); Caminiti (5,7th inning off
Farnsworth 1 on 1 out); Meluskey (2,9th inning off Aguilera 0 on 0 out).
SH: Dotel (1,off Lorraine).
SF: Alou (2,off Lorraine).
GDP: Bogar (4,off Lorraine); Caminiti (4,off Lorraine).
IBB: Biggio (1,by Lorraine).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Lugo (1,2nd base off Farnsworth/Girardi).

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lorraine                      5.1   6   3   3   5   2   1  25
Karchner W(1-1)               0.2   0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Farnsworth                    1     2   2   2   1   0   1   6
Heredia                       0.2   2   2   2   3   0   0   7
Aguilera SV(4)                1.1   1   1   1   0   0   1   5
Totals                        9    11   8   8  10   2   3  46

IBB: Lorraine (1,Biggio).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dotel                         6     7   3   3   4   4   0  30
Maddux L(1-1)                 0.2   3   4   4   0   0   1   6
J. Powell                     1.1   3   2   1   1   1   0   9
Perez                         1     3   4   4   2   1   1   8
Totals                        9    16  13  12   7   6   2  53

HBP: Dotel (1,Girardi); Maddux (2,Rodriguez).

Umpires: HP - Marty Foster, 1B - Ron Kulpa, 2B - Angel Hernandez, 3B - Tim Timmons
Time of Game: 3:48   Attendance: 38470


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. E. Young            2b        Biggio              2b
2. Gutierrez           ss        Cedeno              cf
3. Grace               1b        Bagwell             1b
4. Sosa                rf        Caminiti            3b
5. Rodriguez           lf        Alou                rf
6. Greene              3b        Hidalgo             lf
7. Buford              cf        Meluskey            c
8. Girardi             c         Bogar               ss
9. Lorraine            p         Dotel               p

CUBS 1ST: E. Young walked; Gutierrez singled to left [E. Young
to second]; Grace popped to third in foul territory; Sosa walked
[E. Young to third, Gutierrez to second]; Rodriguez grounded out
(first unassisted) [E. Young scored, Gutierrez to third, Sosa to
second]; Greene was called out on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Cubs 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio tripled; Cedeno grounded out (second to
first) [Biggio scored]; Bagwell walked; Caminiti flied to right;
Alou singled to left [Bagwell to second]; Hidalgo struck out; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 1.

CUBS 2ND: Buford struck out; Girardi was hit by a pitch;
Lorraine popped to catcher in foul territory; Girardi stole
second; E. Young walked; Gutierrez flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Meluskey walked; Bogar grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Meluskey out at second]; Dotel
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 1.

CUBS 3RD: Grace walked; Sosa singled [Grace to second];
Rodriguez flied to right [Grace to third]; Greene hit a
sacrifice fly to right [Grace scored]; Sosa stole second [Sosa
to third (error by Meluskey)]; Buford popped to shortstop; 1 R,
1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio flied to center; Cedeno homered; Bagwell
singled to right; Caminiti singled to center [Bagwell to third];
Alou hit a sacrifice fly to right [Bagwell scored]; Hidalgo
flied to right; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 3.

CUBS 4TH: Girardi singled to right; Lorraine reached on an error
by Caminiti on a sacrifice bunt [Girardi to third]; E. Young
struck out; Gutierrez singled to right [Girardi scored, Lorraine
to second]; Grace singled to right [Lorraine out at home (right
to catcher), Gutierrez to third, Grace to second (on throw to
home)]; Sosa flied to right; 1 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 3,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Meluskey lined to first; Bogar walked; Dotel out on
a sacrifice bunt (catcher to first) [Bogar to second]; Biggio
was walked intentionally; Cedeno popped to first in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 3.

CUBS 5TH: LUGO REPLACED ALOU (PLAYING RF); Rodriguez flied to
right; Greene flied to right; Buford struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Bagwell singled to left; Caminiti grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Bagwell out at second];
Lugo grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 3, Astros 3.

CUBS 6TH: Girardi grounded out (shortstop to first); Lorraine
singled; E. Young doubled [Lorraine to third]; Gutierrez popped
to second; Grace grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Hidalgo walked; Meluskey forced Hidalgo (second to
shortstop); KARCHNER REPLACED LORRAINE (PITCHING); Bogar reached
on an error by Greene [Meluskey to third, Bogar out at second
(left to second)]; WARD BATTED FOR DOTEL; Ward walked; Biggio
flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 3.

CUBS 7TH: MADDUX REPLACED WARD (PITCHING); Sosa homered;
Rodriguez was hit by a pitch; Greene singled to center
[Rodriguez to second]; Buford forced Rodriguez (pitcher to
third) [Greene to second]; Girardi singled to left [Greene
scored, Buford to second]; Karchner out on a sacrifice bunt
(first to second) [Buford to third, Girardi to second]; J.
POWELL REPLACED MADDUX (PITCHING); E. Young walked; Gutierrez
doubled to left [Buford scored, Girardi scored, E. Young
scored]; Grace flied to right; 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 8,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: ANDREWS REPLACED GREENE (PLAYING 3B); FARNSWORTH
REPLACED KARCHNER (PITCHING); Cedeno grounded out (third to
first); Bagwell singled; Caminiti homered [Bagwell scored]; Lugo
walked; Lugo stole second; Hidalgo flied to center; Meluskey
grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 8,
Astros 5.

CUBS 8TH: Sosa reached on an error by Bogar [Sosa to second];
Rodriguez flied to center [Sosa to third]; Andrews flied to
left; Buford doubled to left [Sosa scored (unearned)]; Girardi
singled [Buford to third]; R. BROWN BATTED FOR FARNSWORTH; R.
Brown struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 9, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: HEREDIA REPLACED R. BROWN (PITCHING); Bogar grounded
out (shortstop to first); MIESKE BATTED FOR J. POWELL; Mieske
flied to left; Biggio walked; Cedeno singled to left [Biggio to
second]; Bagwell walked [Biggio to third, Cedeno to second];
Caminiti walked [Biggio scored, Cedeno to third, Bagwell to
second]; Lugo singled [Cedeno scored, Bagwell to third, Caminiti
to second]; AGUILERA REPLACED HEREDIA (PITCHING); Hidalgo flied
to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cubs 9, Astros 7.

CUBS 9TH: PEREZ REPLACED MIESKE (PITCHING); E. Young doubled to
left; E. Young stole third; Gutierrez hit a sacrifice fly to
center [E. Young scored]; Grace was called out on strikes; Sosa
walked; Rodriguez walked [Sosa to second]; Andrews homered [Sosa
scored, Rodriguez scored]; Buford singled to left; Girardi
forced Buford (shortstop to second); 4 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs
13, Astros 7.

ASTROS 9TH: Meluskey homered; Bogar grounded out (shortstop to
first); SPIERS BATTED FOR PEREZ; Spiers grounded out (second to
first); Biggio grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 13, Astros 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs            13  16   1   13
 Astros           8  11   3   11


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