San Francisco Giants 9, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 145
Played on Tuesday, September 12, 2000 (N) at Enron Field

SF  N    1  0  4    0  1  0    2  0  1  -   9 12  0
HOU N    4  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   5 11  0
San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Benard cf,rf,cf               4   3   2   1       1   0       1   0
Mueller 3b                    5   1   2   2       0   0       0   1
Bonds lf                      4   3   3   1       1   1       1   0
Kent 2b                       4   1   2   0       1   0       1   5
Snow 1b                       5   0   0   0       0   3       8   2
Crespo rf                     4   1   1   2       0   0       2   0
  Murray cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Rios ph,rf                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Aurilia ss                    3   0   1   3       2   1       3   3
Estalella c                   5   0   0   0       0   3      10   0
Estes p                       3   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
  Melo ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Henry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Embree p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nen p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       39   9  12   9       5  10      27  13

BATTING - 
2B: Mueller (28,off Elarton); Aurilia (20,off Elarton); Kent (38,off Linebrink).
HR: Benard (12,1st inning off Elarton 0 on 0 out); Bonds (46,5th inning off
Elarton 0 on 0 out); Mueller (10,7th inning off Linebrink 1 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Benard (19,2nd base off Linebrink/Meluskey).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lugo 2b                       5   1   3   0       0   2       2   0
Bogar ss                      4   1   1   0       0   1       0   3
Bagwell 1b                    3   2   1   1       1   0       6   1
Hidalgo cf                    4   1   3   2       0   1       5   0
Alou rf                       4   0   1   2       0   0       2   0
Berkman lf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Meluskey c                    4   0   0   0       0   2      10   1
Truby 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Elarton p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Linebrink p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Green p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cedeno ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Cabrera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Franklin p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Meacham p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ward ph                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   5  11   5       1   9      27   6

BATTING - 
2B: Hidalgo 3 (37,off Estes 2,off Henry); Ward (10,off Nen).
3B: Alou (2,off Estes).
HR: Bagwell (43,3rd inning off Estes 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Berkman (1,2nd base by Estes/Estalella); Lugo (9,2nd base by Estes/Estalella).

PITCHING
San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Estes W(15-4)                 7     9   5   5   1   8   1  29
Henry                         0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Embree                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Nen                           1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9    11   5   5   1   9   1  37

WP: Henry (3).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Elarton L(16-6)               6     7   6   6   2   6   2  27
Linebrink                     0     2   2   2   2   0   1   4
Green                         1     0   0   0   1   2   0   4
Cabrera                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Franklin                      0     1   1   1   0   0   0   1
Meacham                       1     2   0   0   0   2   0   5
Totals                        9    12   9   9   5  10   3  44

Linebrink faced 4 batters in the 7th inning
Franklin faced 1 batter in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Travis Katzenmeier, 1B - Brian Gorman, 2B - Kerwin Danley, 3B - Mike Everitt
Time of Game: 3:19   Attendance: 30500


Starting Lineups:

   San Francisco Giants          Houston Astros           
1. Benard              cf        Lugo                2b
2. Mueller             3b        Bogar               ss
3. Bonds               lf        Bagwell             1b
4. Kent                2b        Hidalgo             cf
5. Snow                1b        Alou                rf
6. Crespo              rf        Berkman             lf
7. Aurilia             ss        Meluskey            c
8. Estalella           c         Truby               3b
9. Estes               p         Elarton             p

GIANTS 1ST: Benard homered; Mueller doubled to right; Bonds was
called out on strikes; Kent flied to center; Snow lined to
second; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Lugo singled to left; Bogar singled [Lugo to third];
Bagwell walked [Bogar to second]; Hidalgo doubled to left [Lugo
scored, Bogar scored, Bagwell to third]; Alou tripled to center
[Bagwell scored, Hidalgo scored]; Berkman was called out on
strikes; Meluskey struck out; Truby was called out on strikes; 4
R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 4.

GIANTS 2ND: Crespo grounded out (first to pitcher); Aurilia
walked; Estalella flied to left; Estes grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 2ND: Elarton grounded out (second to first); Lugo was
called out on strikes; Bogar grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 4.

GIANTS 3RD: Benard singled to right; Mueller flied to center;
Bonds singled to right [Benard to second]; Kent walked [Benard
to third, Bonds to second]; Snow struck out; Crespo singled to
center [Benard scored, Bonds scored, Kent to second]; Aurilia
doubled [Kent scored, Crespo scored]; Estalella struck out; 4 R,
4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 5, Astros 4.

ASTROS 3RD: Bagwell homered; Hidalgo doubled; Alou grounded out
(second to first) [Hidalgo to third]; Berkman reached on a
fielder's choice [Hidalgo out at home (second to catcher)];
Berkman was picked off and caught stealing second (pitcher to
first to shortstop); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 5, Astros 5.

GIANTS 4TH: Estes was called out on strikes; Benard flied to
center; Mueller grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Giants 5, Astros 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Meluskey grounded out (shortstop to first); Truby
grounded out (second to first); Elarton was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 5, Astros 5.

GIANTS 5TH: Bonds homered; Kent grounded out (shortstop to
first); Snow flied to right; Crespo flied to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Giants 6, Astros 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Lugo singled to right; Bogar was called out on
strikes; Bagwell flied to right; Lugo was picked off and caught
stealing second (pitcher to first to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Giants 6, Astros 5.

GIANTS 6TH: Aurilia struck out; Estalella grounded out
(shortstop to first); Estes was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 6, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Hidalgo was called out on strikes; Alou grounded out
(shortstop to first); Berkman flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Giants 6, Astros 5.

GIANTS 7TH: LINEBRINK REPLACED ELARTON (PITCHING); Benard
walked; Benard stole second; Mueller homered [Benard scored];
Bonds walked; Kent doubled to left [Bonds to third]; GREEN
REPLACED LINEBRINK (PITCHING); Snow struck out; Crespo flied to
right; Aurilia walked; Estalella struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Giants 8, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Meluskey struck out; Truby grounded out (second to
first); CEDENO BATTED FOR GREEN; Cedeno singled to right; Lugo
singled [Cedeno to second]; Bogar flied to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Giants 8, Astros 5.

GIANTS 8TH: MELO BATTED FOR ESTES; CABRERA REPLACED CEDENO
(PITCHING); Melo flied to center; Benard grounded out (shortstop
to first); Mueller popped to second in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 8, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: MURRAY REPLACED CRESPO (PLAYING CF); BENARD CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); HENRY REPLACED MELO (PITCHING); Bagwell
flied to center; Hidalgo doubled to left; Henry threw a wild
pitch [Hidalgo to third]; Alou lined to second; EMBREE REPLACED
HENRY (PITCHING); Berkman grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 8, Astros 5.

GIANTS 9TH: FRANKLIN REPLACED CABRERA (PITCHING); Bonds singled
to left; MEACHAM REPLACED FRANKLIN (PITCHING); Kent singled
[Bonds to second]; Snow was called out on strikes; RIOS BATTED
FOR MURRAY; Rios singled to left [Bonds to third, Kent to
second]; Aurilia grounded out (catcher to first) [Bonds scored,
Kent to third, Rios to second]; Estalella struck out; 1 R, 3 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 9, Astros 5.

ASTROS 9TH: BENARD CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); RIOS STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING RF); NEN REPLACED EMBREE (PITCHING); Meluskey
flied to center; Truby popped to shortstop; WARD BATTED FOR
MEACHAM; Ward doubled to left; Lugo struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Giants 9, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           9  12   0    8
 Astros           5  11   0    5


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