Houston Astros 7, Cincinnati Reds 5 (10 innings)
Regular Season Game 99
Played on Monday, July 24, 2000 (N) at Cinergy Field

HOU N    1  0  0    1  0  2    0  0  1    2  -   7 15  0
CIN N    0  0  0    2  3  0    0  0  0    0  -   5  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spiers 3b                     6   0   2   1       0   0       1   2
Biggio 2b                     6   1   3   1       0   2       1   7
Bagwell 1b                    3   0   0   0       2   0      11   1
Berkman rf                    4   1   3   1       0   0       3   1
Alou lf                       5   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hidalgo cf,lf                 5   2   2   1       0   2       1   0
Meluskey c                    4   1   1   0       1   1       8   0
Lugo ss                       5   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Holt p                        1   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Mieske ph                   1   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
  Slusarski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Franklin p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Henry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ward ph                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Barker pr,cf                1   2   1   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       42   7  15   7       4   6      30  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Spiers-Biggio-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (13,off Harnisch); Berkman (16,off Harnisch); Spiers (13,off Graves);
Meluskey (16,off Graves).
HR: Biggio (7,1st inning off Harnisch 0 on 1 out); Hidalgo (29,4th inning off
Harnisch 0 on 2 out).
SF: Berkman (2,off Graves).
GDP: Alou (11,off Harnisch).
IBB: Bagwell (7,by Graves).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Barker (4,2nd base off Graves/Taubensee).

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Stynes 3b                     4   1   0   0       1   0       0   6
B. Larkin ss                  5   2   2   0       0   1       3   1
Griffey cf                    4   1   2   3       1   1       3   0
Bichette rf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
  Ochoa lf                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Casey 1b                      2   0   1   2       1   0      11   0
Young lf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
  Graves p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Taubensee c                   4   0   0   0       0   2       7   0
Castro 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       2   3
Harnisch p                    1   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Reyes p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kieschnick ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sullivan p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tucker rf                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                       35   5   7   5       3   7      30  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Stynes-Castro-Casey.
E: Bichette (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Young (20,off Holt).
3B: Griffey (2,off Holt).
SH: Harnisch (2,off Holt).
HBP: Casey (5,by Franklin).
GDP: B. Larkin (8,off Holt).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Holt                          5     7   5   5   3   1   0  24
Slusarski                     1.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   5
Franklin                      0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Henry                         0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Dotel W(2-5)                  2     0   0   0   0   4   0   6
Totals                       10     7   5   5   3   7   0  40

HBP: Franklin (1,Casey).

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Harnisch                      5.2   7   4   4   3   0   2  26
Reyes                         0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Sullivan                      2     1   0   0   0   3   0   7
Graves L(9-2)                 2     6   3   3   1   3   0  12
Totals                       10    15   7   7   4   6   2  47

WP: Harnisch (7).
IBB: Graves (5,Bagwell).

Umpires: HP - Dan Iassogna, 1B - Mark Hirschbeck, 2B - Wally Bell, 3B - Brian O'Nora
Time of Game: 3:25   Attendance: 28741


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Spiers              3b        Stynes              3b
2. Biggio              2b        B. Larkin           ss
3. Bagwell             1b        Griffey             cf
4. Berkman             rf        Bichette            rf
5. Alou                lf        Casey               1b
6. Hidalgo             cf        Young               lf
7. Meluskey            c         Taubensee           c
8. Lugo                ss        Castro              2b
9. Holt                p         Harnisch            p

ASTROS 1ST: Spiers lined to right; Biggio homered; Bagwell
walked; Berkman popped to shortstop; Alou flied to left; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Stynes walked; B. Larkin grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Stynes out at second]; Griffey
singled to right [Griffey out at second (right to shortstop)]; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Hidalgo grounded out (third to first); Meluskey
grounded out (first unassisted); Lugo grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Bichette flied to right; Casey grounded out (second to
first); Young doubled; Taubensee grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Holt flied to center; Spiers grounded out (second to
first); Biggio doubled to left; Harnisch threw a wild pitch
[Biggio to third]; Bagwell flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 0.

REDS 3RD: Castro grounded out (shortstop to first); Harnisch
grounded out (second to first); Stynes lined to right; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Berkman singled to right; Alou grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Berkman out at second];
Hidalgo homered; Meluskey reached on an error by Bichette
[Meluskey out at second (right to shortstop)]; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 0.

REDS 4TH: B. Larkin singled to center; Griffey walked [B. Larkin
to second]; Bichette grounded out (first unassisted) [B. Larkin
to third, Griffey to second]; Casey singled to left [B. Larkin
scored, Griffey scored, Casey to second (on throw to home)];
Young grounded out (second to first) [Casey to third]; Taubensee
struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Lugo grounded out (third to first); Holt walked;
Spiers flied to left; Biggio singled to center [Holt to second];
Bagwell flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 2.

REDS 5TH: Castro singled to center; Harnisch reached on a
fielder's choice on a sacrifice bunt [Castro to second]; Stynes
forced Castro (third unassisted) [Harnisch to second]; B. Larkin
singled to right [Harnisch to third, Stynes to second]; Griffey
tripled to center [Harnisch scored, Stynes scored, B. Larkin
scored]; Bichette grounded out (third to first); Casey walked;
Young grounded out (first unassisted); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 2, Reds 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Berkman doubled to right; Alou popped to second;
Hidalgo singled to center [Berkman to third]; Meluskey walked
[Hidalgo to second]; Lugo lined to shortstop; REYES REPLACED
HARNISCH (PITCHING); MIESKE BATTED FOR HOLT; Mieske singled to
left [Berkman scored, Hidalgo scored, Meluskey to second];
Spiers popped to first; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 5.

REDS 6TH: SLUSARSKI REPLACED MIESKE (PITCHING); Taubensee flied
to left; Castro grounded out (second to first); KIESCHNICK
BATTED FOR REYES; Kieschnick grounded out (first to pitcher); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 5.

ASTROS 7TH: SULLIVAN REPLACED KIESCHNICK (PITCHING); Biggio
grounded out (third to first); Bagwell grounded out (third to
first); Berkman singled to right; Alou struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 5.

REDS 7TH: Stynes grounded out (shortstop to first); B. Larkin
flied to right; FRANKLIN REPLACED SLUSARSKI (PITCHING); Griffey
grounded out (second to pitcher); Debut game for Wayne
Franklin; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Hidalgo struck out; Meluskey struck out; Lugo
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4,
Reds 5.

REDS 8TH: Bichette struck out; Casey was hit by a pitch; HENRY
REPLACED FRANKLIN (PITCHING); Young flied to left; Taubensee
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 5.

ASTROS 9TH: OCHOA REPLACED BICHETTE (PLAYING LF); TUCKER
REPLACED SULLIVAN (PLAYING RF); WARD BATTED FOR HENRY; GRAVES
REPLACED YOUNG (PITCHING); Ward singled; BARKER RAN FOR WARD;
Spiers doubled to left [Barker to third]; Biggio struck out;
Bagwell was walked intentionally; Berkman hit a sacrifice fly to
center [Barker scored]; Alou singled to right [Spiers out at
home (right to catcher), Bagwell to second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 5.

REDS 9TH: BARKER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); HIDALGO CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); DOTEL REPLACED ALOU (PITCHING); Castro
was called out on strikes; Tucker struck out; Stynes flied to
left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 5.

ASTROS 10TH: Hidalgo struck out; Meluskey doubled; Lugo grounded
out (shortstop to first) [Meluskey to third]; Barker singled to
right [Meluskey scored]; Barker stole second; Spiers singled to
right [Barker scored, Spiers to second (on throw to home)];
Biggio struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Reds 5.

REDS 10TH: B. Larkin struck out; Griffey struck out; Ochoa
popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 7, Reds 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7  15   0   10
 Reds             5   7   1    5


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