Montreal Expos 5, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 129
Played on Saturday, August 26, 2000 (N) at Stade Olympique

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  4  -   4 10  0
MON N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  4  x  -   5  9  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cedeno lf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Lugo 2b                       4   1   1   0       0   1       3   5
Bagwell 1b                    4   1   1   0       0   3       8   0
Hidalgo cf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       6   0
Alou rf                       3   1   3   1       1   0       4   0
Spiers 3b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Truby ph                    1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Eusebio c                     4   0   2   3       0   0       2   1
  Barker pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bogar ss                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Lima p                        2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Ward ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Valdes p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Green p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Meluskey ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   4  10   4       1   7      24  10

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

BATTING - 
2B: Eusebio (15,off Kline).
GDP: Spiers (6,off Hermanson).
Team LOB: 5.

Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jones lf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Bradley cf                    4   1   1   1       0   0       1   0
Vidro 2b                      4   2   3   2       0   0       1   4
V. Guerrero rf                4   1   1   1       0   0       4   0
Stevens 1b                    3   0   2   0       1   0       9   0
Blum 3b                       4   0   1   1       0   0       2   2
Cabrera ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
Barrett c                     2   1   1   0       1   0       7   0
Hermanson p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Kline p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   5   9   5       2   2      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Cabrera-Stevens.
PB: Barrett (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Stevens (25,off Lima); Bradley (6,off Valdes).
3B: V. Guerrero (10,off Valdes).
HR: Vidro (21,4th inning off Lima 0 on 1 out).
SH: Hermanson 2 (7,off Lima,off Valdes).
GDP: Cabrera (11,off Lima).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lima L(5-15)                  7     5   1   1   0   1   1  25
Valdes                        0.2   4   4   4   2   0   0   8
Green                         0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                        8     9   5   5   2   2   1  34


Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hermanson W(10-11)            8.1   8   3   3   1   7   0  32
Kline SV(14)                  0.2   2   1   1   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9    10   4   4   1   7   0  36


Umpires: HP - Marvin Hudson, 1B - Tim Welke, 2B - Gary Cederstrom, 3B - Dale Scott
Time of Game: 2:21   Attendance: 8619


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Montreal Expos           
1. Cedeno              lf        Jones               lf
2. Lugo                2b        Bradley             cf
3. Bagwell             1b        Vidro               2b
4. Hidalgo             cf        V. Guerrero         rf
5. Alou                rf        Stevens             1b
6. Spiers              3b        Blum                3b
7. Eusebio             c         Cabrera             ss
8. Bogar               ss        Barrett             c
9. Lima                p         Hermanson           p

ASTROS 1ST: Cedeno singled to center; Cedeno was picked off
first (pitcher to first); Lugo flied to left; Bagwell struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

EXPOS 1ST: Jones grounded out (first unassisted); Bradley flied
to right; Vidro singled to left; V. Guerrero flied to center; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Hidalgo lined to third; Alou singled to left; Spiers
forced Alou (second to shortstop); Eusebio grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

EXPOS 2ND: Stevens singled to center; Blum flied to right;
Cabrera grounded into a double play (third to second to first)
[Stevens out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos
0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bogar struck out; Lima grounded out (third to
first); Cedeno grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

EXPOS 3RD: Barrett flied to left; Hermanson struck out; Jones
flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Lugo flied to right; Bagwell was called out on
strikes; Hidalgo flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Expos 0.

EXPOS 4TH: Bradley grounded out (second to first); Vidro
homered; V. Guerrero flied to center; Stevens doubled to left;
Blum flied to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Alou singled; Spiers grounded into a double play
(shortstop to first) [Alou out at second]; Eusebio singled to
center; Bogar grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 1.

EXPOS 5TH: Cabrera flied to center; Barrett singled to left;
Hermanson out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second) [Barrett
to second]; Jones grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Lima was called out on strikes; Cedeno grounded out
(second to first); Lugo struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Expos 1.

EXPOS 6TH: Bradley flied to center; Vidro grounded out (second
to first); V. Guerrero grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Bagwell struck out; Hidalgo singled to left; Barrett
allowed a passed ball [Hidalgo to second]; Alou walked; Spiers
flied to center; Eusebio forced Hidalgo (third unassisted) [Alou
to second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 1.

EXPOS 7TH: Stevens flied to center; Blum grounded out (second to
first); Cabrera flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Expos 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Bogar grounded out (shortstop to first); WARD BATTED
FOR LIMA; Ward grounded out (second to first); Cedeno was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 1.

EXPOS 8TH: VALDES REPLACED WARD (PITCHING); Barrett walked;
Hermanson out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Barrett
to second]; Jones grounded out (second to first) [Barrett to
third]; Bradley doubled to left [Barrett scored]; Vidro singled
to right [Bradley scored, Vidro to second (on throw to home)];
V. Guerrero tripled to right [Vidro scored]; Stevens walked;
Blum singled to left [V. Guerrero scored, Stevens to second];
GREEN REPLACED VALDES (PITCHING); Cabrera struck out; 4 R, 4 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 5.

ASTROS 9TH: Lugo singled to left; Bagwell singled to left [Lugo
to second]; Hidalgo flied to right; Alou singled to left [Lugo
scored, Bagwell to second]; KLINE REPLACED HERMANSON (PITCHING);
TRUBY BATTED FOR SPIERS; Truby singled [Bagwell to third, Alou
to second]; Eusebio doubled to left [Bagwell scored, Alou
scored, Truby scored]; BARKER RAN FOR EUSEBIO; Bogar popped to
second; MELUSKEY BATTED FOR GREEN; Meluskey flied to right; 4 R,
5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Expos 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4  10   0    5
 Expos            5   9   0    5


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