Houston Astros 4, Florida Marlins 3
Regular Season Game 106
Played on Tuesday, August 1, 2000 (N) at Pro Player Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  4    0  0  0  -   4  2  0
FLA N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  3  -   3  6  3
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lugo ss                       3   1   0   0       1   1       0   3
Biggio 2b                     3   1   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Spiers 2b                   1   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
Bagwell 1b                    3   1   0   1       1   0      10   0
Berkman rf                    3   0   0   1       1   0       0   0
  Barker cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Alou lf                       3   0   1   2       1   0       1   0
Hidalgo cf,rf                 4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Truby 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Chavez c                      3   1   1   0       0   1       8   0
Elarton p                     3   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   4   2   4       4   8      27  10

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

BATTING - 
GDP: Hidalgo (12,off C. Smith).
Team LOB: 2.

Florida Marlins              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Castillo 2b                   3   0   1   0       1   0       2   3
Kotsay rf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
M. Smith lf                   3   1   1   0       0   1       0   1
Wilson cf                     4   1   2   0       0   1       3   0
Lowell 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   4
Lee 1b                        4   1   1   2       0   2      10   0
Berg ss                       2   0   1   1       1   0       1   4
Castro c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       8   0
  Millar ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Sanchez pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
C. Smith p                    2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Aybar p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fox ph                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Darensbourg p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lopez ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       31   3   6   3       3   8      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Berg-Castillo-Lee.
E: Wilson (4), Castro 2 (2).

BATTING - 
3B: Lee (2,off Elarton).
SF: Berg (2,off Dotel).
HBP: M. Smith (2,by Elarton).
GDP: Kotsay (10,off Elarton).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Elarton W(11-4)               8.1   6   3   3   2   7   0  33
Dotel SV(4)                   0.2   0   0   0   1   1   0   3
Totals                        9     6   3   3   3   8   0  36

HBP: Elarton (3,M. Smith).

Florida Marlins              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
C. Smith L(1-4)               7     2   4   0   4   7   0  26
Aybar                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Darensbourg                   1     0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9     2   4   0   4   8   0  33


Umpires: HP - Doug Eddings, 1B - Charlie Reliford, 2B - Mark Carlson, 3B - Dana DeMuth
Time of Game: 2:28   Attendance: 9568


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Florida Marlins          
1. Lugo                ss        Castillo            2b
2. Biggio              2b        Kotsay              rf
3. Bagwell             1b        M. Smith            lf
4. Berkman             rf        Wilson              cf
5. Alou                lf        Lowell              3b
6. Hidalgo             cf        Lee                 1b
7. Truby               3b        Berg                ss
8. Chavez              c         Castro              c
9. Elarton             p         C. Smith            p

ASTROS 1ST: Lugo grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio
struck out; Bagwell grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Marlins 0.

MARLINS 1ST: Castillo grounded out (pitcher to first); Kotsay
flied to left; M. Smith singled to left; Wilson struck out; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Marlins 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman grounded out (second to first); Alou flied
to center; Hidalgo lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Marlins 0.

MARLINS 2ND: Lowell popped to first in foul territory; Lee
struck out; Berg flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Marlins 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Truby flied to right; Chavez was called out on
strikes; Elarton was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Marlins 0.

MARLINS 3RD: Castro grounded out (third to first); C. Smith
struck out; Castillo walked; Kotsay grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Marlins 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Lugo struck out; Biggio grounded out (third to
first); Bagwell flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Marlins 0.

MARLINS 4TH: M. Smith grounded out (third to first); Wilson
grounded out (shortstop to first); Lowell was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Marlins 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Berkman grounded out (first unassisted); Alou
walked; Hidalgo grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Alou out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Marlins 0.

MARLINS 5TH: Lee flied to center; Berg singled; Castro popped to
first in foul territory; C. Smith struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Marlins 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Truby struck out; Chavez singled to right; Elarton
was called out on strikes; Lugo walked [Chavez to second];
Biggio reached on an error by Castro [Chavez to third, Lugo to
second]; Bagwell walked [Chavez scored (unearned), Lugo to
third, Biggio to second]; Berkman walked [Lugo scored
(unearned), Biggio to third, Bagwell to second]; Alou singled to
left [Biggio scored (unearned), Bagwell scored (unearned),
Berkman out at third (left to third to second to third)]; 4 R (0
ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Marlins 0.

MARLINS 6TH: Castillo grounded out (pitcher to first); Kotsay
grounded out (second to first); M. Smith struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Marlins 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Hidalgo was called out on strikes; Truby popped to
third; Chavez grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Marlins 0.

MARLINS 7TH: Wilson singled to left; Lowell forced Wilson (third
to second); SPIERS REPLACED BIGGIO (PLAYING 2B); Lee was called
out on strikes; Wilson hit Biggio at 2B, torn ACL & MCL, out
for season; Berg walked [Lowell to second]; Castro flied to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Marlins 0.

ASTROS 8TH: AYBAR REPLACED C. SMITH (PITCHING); Elarton grounded
out (third to first); Lugo grounded out (shortstop to first);
Spiers struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Marlins 0.

MARLINS 8TH: FOX BATTED FOR AYBAR; Fox popped to third in foul
territory; Castillo singled to left; Kotsay grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Castillo out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Marlins 0.

ASTROS 9TH: DARENSBOURG REPLACED FOX (PITCHING); Castro dropped
a foul fly hit by Bagwell for an error; Bagwell flied to center;
Berkman popped to second; Alou reached on an error by Wilson
[Alou to third]; Hidalgo grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
0 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Marlins 0.

MARLINS 9TH: HIDALGO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); BARKER
REPLACED BERKMAN (PLAYING CF); M. Smith was hit by a pitch;
Wilson singled to right [M. Smith to second]; Lowell popped to
second; Lee tripled to center [M. Smith scored, Wilson scored];
DOTEL REPLACED ELARTON (PITCHING); Berg hit a sacrifice fly to
center [Lee scored]; MILLAR BATTED FOR CASTRO; Millar walked;
LOPEZ BATTED FOR DARENSBOURG; SANCHEZ RAN FOR MILLAR; Lopez
struck out; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Marlins 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   2   0    2
 Marlins          3   6   3    6


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