Houston Astros 8, Minnesota Twins 2
Regular Season Game 56
Played on Monday, June 5, 2000 (N) at Enron Field

MIN A    0  1  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   2  8  2
HOU N    0  0  0    0  2  2    0  4  x  -   8 11  0
Minnesota Twins              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Canizaro 2b                   4   0   1   0       0   0       1   3
Guzman ss                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   3
Lawton lf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Coomer 1b                     4   1   1   0       0   3       7   1
Koskie 3b                     3   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
  Hocking ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Huskey rf                     3   0   0   1       1   0       7   0
Jones cf                      3   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
  Maxwell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
LeCroy c                      3   1   1   1       1   0       3   0
Radke p                       2   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
  Ortiz ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Carrasco p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   2   8   2       3   9      24   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Radke-Guzman-Coomer, Guzman-Canizaro-Coomer.
E: Guzman (6), Radke (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Coomer (11,off Elarton); Jones (12,off Elarton).
HR: LeCroy (4,5th inning off Elarton 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Jones (4,off Elarton); Huskey (4,off Elarton).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Canizaro (1,3rd base by Elarton/Meluskey).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spiers ss,3b                  5   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Biggio 2b                     4   2   1   0       0   0       1   5
Bagwell 1b                    3   2   1   2       1   1       8   0
Caminiti 3b                   4   1   2   0       0   1       2   1
  Bogar ss                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hidalgo cf                    3   0   1   1       0   0       5   0
Berkman rf,lf                 4   2   2   2       0   0       0   0
Ward lf                       3   1   1   2       0   0       1   0
  J. Powell p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lugo ph                     1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Meluskey c                    4   0   1   0       0   1       9   1
Elarton p                     2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Mieske ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Barker rf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   8  11   8       1   3      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Biggio-Spiers-Bagwell, Meluskey-Caminiti, Spiers-Biggio-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Hidalgo (16,off Radke); Berkman 2 (4,off Radke,off Carrasco); Lugo (2,off
Carrasco).
HR: Ward (12,5th inning off Radke 1 on 0 out); Bagwell (14,6th inning off Radke
1 on 0 out).
SF: Hidalgo (4,off Carrasco).
HBP: Barker (1,by Carrasco).
GDP: Spiers (4,off Radke); Hidalgo (4,off Radke).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Minnesota Twins              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Radke L(3-7)                  6     7   4   4   0   3   2  24
Miller                        1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Carrasco                      1     3   4   3   1   0   0   9
Totals                        8    11   8   7   1   3   2  37

WP: Carrasco (5).
HBP: Carrasco (3,Barker).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Elarton W(4-1)                7     8   2   2   2   6   1  28
J. Powell                     1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Wagner                        1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Totals                        9     8   2   2   3   9   1  35

WP: Wagner (5).

Umpires: HP - Ed Rapuano, 1B - John Shulock, 2B - Bill Miller, 3B - Brian Runge
Time of Game: 2:49   Attendance: 35577


Starting Lineups:

   Minnesota Twins               Houston Astros           
1. Canizaro            2b        Spiers              ss
2. Guzman              ss        Biggio              2b
3. Lawton              lf        Bagwell             1b
4. Coomer              1b        Caminiti            3b
5. Koskie              3b        Hidalgo             cf
6. Huskey              rf        Berkman             rf
7. Jones               cf        Ward                lf
8. LeCroy              c         Meluskey            c
9. Radke               p         Elarton             p

TWINS 1ST: Canizaro flied to left; Guzman grounded out (third to
first); Lawton flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Spiers popped to first in foul territory; Biggio
reached on an error by Radke; Bagwell grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Biggio to second]; Caminiti flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 1
E, 1 LOB.  Twins 0, Astros 0.

TWINS 2ND: Coomer doubled to right; Koskie singled [Coomer to
third]; Huskey grounded out (second to first) [Coomer scored,
Koskie to second]; Jones flied to center; LeCroy walked; Radke
struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Twins 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Hidalgo doubled to left; Berkman flied to right;
Ward flied to center; Meluskey struck out; the roof was
opened; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Twins 1, Astros 0.

TWINS 3RD: Canizaro lined to center; Guzman popped to third in
foul territory; Lawton singled to left; Coomer struck out; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Twins 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Elarton singled to center; Spiers grounded into a
double play (pitcher to shortstop to first) [Elarton out at
second]; Biggio flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 1,
Astros 0.

TWINS 4TH: Koskie grounded out (shortstop to first); Huskey
walked; Jones grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [Huskey out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins
1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell struck out; Caminiti singled to center;
Hidalgo grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Caminiti out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 1,
Astros 0.

TWINS 5TH: LeCroy homered; Radke was called out on strikes;
Canizaro singled to left; Guzman singled to right [Canizaro to
second]; Lawton struck out while Canizaro was caught stealing
third (catcher to third); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Twins 2, Astros
0.

ASTROS 5TH: Berkman doubled to right; Ward homered [Berkman
scored]; Meluskey grounded out (first to pitcher); Elarton flied
to center; Spiers flied to left; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 2,
Astros 2.

TWINS 6TH: Coomer was called out on strikes; Koskie singled to
right; Huskey grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Koskie out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins
2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Biggio singled to center; Bagwell homered [Biggio
scored]; Caminiti struck out; Hidalgo flied to center; Berkman
grounded out (first unassisted); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 2,
Astros 4.

TWINS 7TH: Jones doubled to left; LeCroy popped to first in foul
territory; ORTIZ BATTED FOR RADKE; Ortiz struck out; Canizaro
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Twins 2,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: MILLER REPLACED ORTIZ (PITCHING); Ward flied to
right; Meluskey singled to center; MIESKE BATTED FOR ELARTON;
Mieske flied to right [Meluskey to second]; Spiers grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Twins 2, Astros 4.

TWINS 8TH: BARKER REPLACED MIESKE (PLAYING RF); BERKMAN CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); J. POWELL REPLACED WARD (PITCHING);
Guzman struck out; Lawton grounded out (second to first); Coomer
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 2,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: CARRASCO REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); Biggio reached
on an error by Guzman; Carrasco threw a wild pitch [Biggio to
second]; Bagwell walked; Caminiti singled to right [Biggio to
third, Bagwell to second]; Hidalgo hit a sacrifice fly to right
[Biggio scored (unearned), Bagwell to third, Caminiti to
second]; Berkman doubled to right [Bagwell scored, Caminiti
scored]; LUGO BATTED FOR J. POWELL; Lugo doubled to left
[Berkman scored]; Meluskey flied to right; Barker was hit by a
pitch; Spiers grounded out (second to first); 4 R (3 ER), 3 H, 1
E, 2 LOB.  Twins 2, Astros 8.

TWINS 9TH: BOGAR REPLACED CAMINITI (PLAYING SS); SPIERS CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); HOCKING BATTED FOR KOSKIE; WAGNER
REPLACED LUGO (PITCHING); Hocking walked; Wagner threw a wild
pitch [Hocking to second]; Huskey flied to center [Hocking to
third]; MAXWELL BATTED FOR JONES; Maxwell struck out; LeCroy
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Twins 2, Astros 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Twins            2   8   2    6
 Astros           8  11   0    5


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