Montreal Expos 8, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 41
Played on Sunday, May 21, 2000 (D) at Stade Olympique

HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  0  1  -   3  7  0
MON N    1  1  0    0  4  1    0  1  x  -   8 11  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cedeno rf                     3   0   1   0       1   1       0   0
Biggio 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       4   2
Alou lf                       4   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Caminiti 3b                   4   0   1   0       0   0       0   3
Hidalgo cf                    4   1   1   1       0   1       4   0
Ward 1b                       4   1   1   2       0   1       5   1
Meluskey c                    4   0   0   0       0   2       9   0
Bogar ss                      4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Lima p                        2   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Slusarski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Johnson ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Cabrera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   3   7   3       1   6      24   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Caminiti-Biggio-Ward.

BATTING - 
HR: Ward (9,4th inning off Vazquez 1 on 2 out); Hidalgo (12,9th inning off
Vazquez 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 5.

Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bergeron cf                   4   1   1   0       1   2       4   0
Vidro 2b                      5   2   3   1       0   1       0   1
White lf                      3   1   1   2       0   1       4   0
V. Guerrero rf                4   0   2   0       0   1       2   0
Stevens 1b                    4   1   1   3       0   1       7   1
Tracy 3b                      4   1   1   1       0   2       1   1
  Mordecai 3b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Blum ss                       2   2   2   1       2   0       1   2
Widger c                      4   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
Vazquez p                     1   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
  Kline p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   8  11   8       4   9      27   6

BATTING - 
3B: Vidro (1,off Lima).
HR: Tracy (2,2nd inning off Lima 0 on 0 out); Stevens (10,5th inning off Lima
2 on 2 out); Blum (1,8th inning off Wagner 0 on 0 out).
SH: Vazquez 2 (4,off Lima 2).
SF: White (2,off Lima).
GDP: Widger (3,off Lima).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: V. Guerrero (3,2nd base off Lima/Meluskey).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lima L(1-7)                   5.2  10   7   7   3   6   2  29
Slusarski                     0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Cabrera                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Wagner                        1     1   1   1   1   2   1   5
Totals                        8    11   8   8   4   9   3  38


Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Vazquez W(5-1)                8     7   3   3   1   6   2  32
Kline                         1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     7   3   3   1   6   2  35

Vazquez faced 1 batter in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Mike Everitt, 1B - Jerry Crawford, 2B - Mike DiMuro, 3B - Jerry Layne
Time of Game: 2:40   Attendance: 20111


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Montreal Expos           
1. Cedeno              rf        Bergeron            cf
2. Biggio              2b        Vidro               2b
3. Alou                lf        White               lf
4. Caminiti            3b        V. Guerrero         rf
5. Hidalgo             cf        Stevens             1b
6. Ward                1b        Tracy               3b
7. Meluskey            c         Blum                ss
8. Bogar               ss        Widger              c
9. Lima                p         Vazquez             p

ASTROS 1ST: Cedeno struck out; Biggio flied to left; Alou flied
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

EXPOS 1ST: Bergeron struck out; Vidro tripled to right; White
hit a sacrifice fly to center [Vidro scored]; V. Guerrero
singled to center; V. Guerrero stole second; Stevens grounded
out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Caminiti popped to third in foul territory; Hidalgo
flied to center; Ward flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Expos 1.

EXPOS 2ND: Tracy homered; Blum walked; Widger flied to center;
Vazquez out on a sacrifice bunt (third to second) [Blum to
second]; Bergeron grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Meluskey was called out on strikes; Bogar flied to
left; Lima singled to right; Cedeno walked [Lima to second];
Biggio grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Expos 2.

EXPOS 3RD: Vidro was called out on strikes; White was called out
on strikes; V. Guerrero singled to right; Stevens grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Alou singled to left; Caminiti popped to shortstop;
Hidalgo popped to first; Ward homered [Alou scored]; Meluskey
flied to right; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 2.

EXPOS 4TH: Tracy struck out; Blum singled to right; Widger
grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Blum out
at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Bogar singled to right; On a bunt Lima made an out
to pitcher; Cedeno singled to left [Bogar to second]; Biggio
grounded out (third to first) [Bogar to third, Cedeno to
second]; Alou flied to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2,
Expos 2.

EXPOS 5TH: Vazquez flied to center; Bergeron singled to center;
Vidro singled to center [Bergeron to third]; White singled
[Bergeron scored, Vidro to second]; V. Guerrero struck out;
Stevens homered [Vidro scored, White scored]; Tracy was called
out on strikes; 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Caminiti singled to center; Hidalgo was called out
on strikes; Ward struck out; Meluskey struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 6.

EXPOS 6TH: Blum walked; Widger popped to second; Vazquez out on
a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Blum to second]; Bergeron
walked; Vidro singled to right [Blum scored, Bergeron to third];
SLUSARSKI REPLACED LIMA (PITCHING); White grounded out (third to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 7.

ASTROS 7TH: Bogar grounded out (shortstop to first); JOHNSON
BATTED FOR SLUSARSKI; Johnson struck out; Cedeno flied to left;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 7.

EXPOS 7TH: CABRERA REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); V. Guerrero
flied to left; Stevens struck out; Tracy grounded out (first to
pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 7.

ASTROS 8TH: MORDECAI REPLACED TRACY (PLAYING 3B); Biggio
grounded out (third to first); Alou grounded out (first to
pitcher); Caminiti flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Expos 7.

EXPOS 8TH: WAGNER REPLACED CABRERA (PITCHING); Blum homered;
Widger was called out on strikes; Vazquez walked; Bergeron
struck out; Vidro flied to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
2, Expos 8.

ASTROS 9TH: Hidalgo homered; KLINE REPLACED VAZQUEZ (PITCHING);
Ward flied to center; Meluskey grounded out (second to first);
Bogar grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Expos 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   7   0    5
 Expos            8  11   0    6


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