Houston Astros 10, Pittsburgh Pirates 9 (10 innings)
Regular Season Game 149
Played on Saturday, September 16, 2000 (N) at Enron Field

PIT N    1  2  0    0  1  0    0  2  3    0  -   9 16  0
HOU N    4  0  5    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  -  10  9  1
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
A. Brown cf                   5   1   3   2       0   0       1   0
Kendall c                     4   0   1   1       0   0       6   2
Giles lf                      5   1   2   2       0   0       2   0
Vander Wal rf                 4   1   2   0       1   1       1   0
  Williams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Osik ph                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Benjamin pr,3b              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Young 1b                      5   1   2   1       0   0      12   1
Wilson 3b                     6   1   2   1       0   0       0   7
  Sauerbeck p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Morris 2b                     2   2   0   1       2   0       3   3
Meares ss                     5   1   3   0       0   1       2   3
Silva p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Arroyo p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Nunez ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  O'Connor p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hernandez ph,rf             2   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       40   9  16   8       3   3      29  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Kendall-Meares.

BATTING - 
2B: Giles (36,off Lima); Hernandez (2,off Lima); Wilson (6,off Dotel).
SH: Silva (4,off Lima).
SF: Morris (3,off Lima); Giles (8,off Franklin); A. Brown (1,off Dotel).
HBP: Kendall 2 (14,by Lima,by Dotel); Young (7,by Dotel); Osik (5,by Dotel).
GDP: Young (15,off Lima); Wilson (4,off Valdes).
Team LOB: 12.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lugo ss                       6   1   2   1       0   0       6   4
Spiers 2b                     4   1   0   0       1   1       5   5
Bagwell 1b                    4   2   2   1       1   1       7   1
Berkman lf                    3   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Barker cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Cedeno ph,lf                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Alou rf                       4   2   0   1       1   0       1   0
Hidalgo cf,lf,cf              4   2   2   4       0   0       6   0
Truby 3b                      3   2   1   3       2   0       1   1
Chavez c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Meluskey ph,c               2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Lima p                        3   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Franklin p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ward ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Valdes p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bogar ph                    0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       38  10   9  10       6   5      30  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Truby-Spiers-Bagwell, Spiers-Lugo-Bagwell.
E: Hidalgo (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Bagwell (33,off Williams).
HR: Hidalgo (39,1st inning off Silva 2 on 2 out); Truby (10,3rd inning off
Silva 2 on 1 out).
HBP: Berkman (1,by Silva); Hidalgo (20,by Arroyo).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Lugo (16,2nd base off Silva/Kendall); Truby (2,2nd base off Arroyo/Kendall).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Silva                         3     5   9   9   3   2   2  19
Arroyo                        2     1   0   0   0   1   0   8
O'Connor                      2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
Williams                      2     1   0   0   1   1   0   8
Sauerbeck L(5-3)              0.2   2   1   1   2   0   0   5
Totals                        9.2   9  10  10   6   5   2  46

HBP: Silva (5,Berkman); Arroyo (4,Hidalgo).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lima                          7.1  14   6   6   2   1   0  38
Franklin                      0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Dotel                         1     2   3   2   1   1   0   9
Valdes W(5-5)                 1     0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                       10    16   9   8   3   3   0  51

Dotel faced 1 batter in the 10th inning
HBP: Lima (2,Kendall); Dotel 3 (7,Young,Kendall,Osik).

Umpires: HP - Doug Eddings, 1B - Charlie Reliford, 2B - Morris Hodges, 3B - Tim Timmons
Time of Game: 3:18   Attendance: 41248


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. A. Brown            cf        Lugo                ss
2. Kendall             c         Spiers              2b
3. Giles               lf        Bagwell             1b
4. Vander Wal          rf        Berkman             lf
5. Young               1b        Alou                rf
6. Wilson              3b        Hidalgo             cf
7. Morris              2b        Truby               3b
8. Meares              ss        Chavez              c
9. Silva               p         Lima                p

PIRATES 1ST: A. Brown grounded out (shortstop to first); Kendall
flied to right; Giles doubled to left; Vander Wal walked; Young
singled to left [Giles scored, Vander Wal to second]; Wilson
forced Young (second to shortstop) [Vander Wal to third]; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Lugo singled to center; Spiers flied to right; Lugo
stole second; Bagwell singled to right [Lugo scored]; Berkman
struck out; Alou walked [Bagwell to second]; Hidalgo homered
[Bagwell scored, Alou scored]; Truby grounded out (third to
first); 4 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 4.

PIRATES 2ND: Morris grounded out (first unassisted); Meares
singled to left; Silva out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second)
[Meares to second]; A. Brown singled to right [Meares scored, A.
Brown to second (on throw)]; Kendall singled [A. Brown to
third]; Giles singled to right [A. Brown scored, Kendall to
third]; Vander Wal forced Giles (shortstop unassisted); 2 R, 4
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 4.

ASTROS 2ND: Chavez grounded out (second to first); Lima was
called out on strikes; Lugo grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 4.

PIRATES 3RD: Young grounded out (shortstop to first); Wilson
singled; Morris popped to third in foul territory; Meares
singled to left [Wilson to second]; Silva popped to shortstop; 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 4.

ASTROS 3RD: Spiers walked; Bagwell walked [Spiers to second];
Berkman was hit by a pitch [Spiers to third, Bagwell to second];
Alou forced Berkman (third to second) [Spiers scored, Bagwell to
third]; Hidalgo reached on a fielder's choice [Bagwell scored,
Alou to second]; Truby homered [Alou scored, Hidalgo scored];
Chavez grounded out (shortstop to first); Lima singled to right;
Lugo forced Lima (second to shortstop); 5 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 3, Astros 9.

PIRATES 4TH: A. Brown grounded out (shortstop to first); Kendall
flied to center; Giles popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 3, Astros 9.

ASTROS 4TH: ARROYO REPLACED SILVA (PITCHING); Spiers grounded
out (first to pitcher); Bagwell struck out; Berkman singled;
Alou flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 9.

PIRATES 5TH: Vander Wal singled to right; Young singled to left
[Vander Wal to second]; Wilson forced Young (second to
shortstop) [Vander Wal to third]; Morris hit a sacrifice fly to
center [Vander Wal scored]; Meares was called out on strikes; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 9.

ASTROS 5TH: Hidalgo was hit by a pitch; Truby forced Hidalgo
(shortstop to second); Truby stole second; Chavez grounded out
(third to first); Lima popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 4, Astros 9.

PIRATES 6TH: NUNEZ BATTED FOR ARROYO; Nunez grounded out (second
to first); A. Brown singled to right; Kendall flied to center;
Giles popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros
9.

ASTROS 6TH: O'CONNOR REPLACED NUNEZ (PITCHING); Lugo grounded
out (third to first); Spiers struck out; Bagwell grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 9.

PIRATES 7TH: Vander Wal singled to right; Young grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Vander Wal out at
second]; Wilson popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
4, Astros 9.

ASTROS 7TH: Berkman flied to center; Alou flied to left; Hidalgo
popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 9.

PIRATES 8TH: Morris walked; Meares popped to shortstop;
HERNANDEZ BATTED FOR O'CONNOR; Hernandez doubled [Morris to
third]; A. Brown singled [Morris stayed at third, Hernandez
stayed at second]; Kendall was hit by a pitch [Morris scored,
Hernandez to third, A. Brown to second]; FRANKLIN REPLACED LIMA
(PITCHING); Giles hit a sacrifice fly to center [Hernandez
scored, A. Brown to third]; Vander Wal struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 9.

ASTROS 8TH: HERNANDEZ STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); WILLIAMS
REPLACED VANDER WAL (PITCHING); Truby walked; MELUSKEY BATTED
FOR CHAVEZ; Meluskey grounded out (second to first) [Truby to
second]; WARD BATTED FOR FRANKLIN; Ward flied to right [Truby to
third]; Lugo grounded out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 9.

PIRATES 9TH: MELUSKEY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); BARKER
REPLACED BERKMAN (PLAYING CF); HIDALGO CHANGED POSITIONS
(PLAYING LF); DOTEL REPLACED WARD (PITCHING); Young was hit by a
pitch; Wilson doubled to left [Young scored]; Morris walked;
Meares singled to left [Wilson scored (error by Hidalgo), Morris
to third, Meares to second]; Hernandez struck out; A. Brown hit
a sacrifice fly to left [Morris scored (unearned)]; Kendall was
hit by a pitch; Giles flied to center; 3 R (2 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Pirates 9, Astros 9.

ASTROS 9TH: Spiers grounded out (shortstop to first); Bagwell
doubled; CEDENO BATTED FOR BARKER; Cedeno was called out on
strikes; Alou grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 9, Astros 9.

PIRATES 10TH: CEDENO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); HIDALGO
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); OSIK BATTED FOR WILLIAMS; Osik
was hit by a pitch; BENJAMIN RAN FOR OSIK; VALDES REPLACED DOTEL
(PITCHING); Young flied to center; Wilson grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Benjamin out at second]; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 9, Astros 9.

ASTROS 10TH: BENJAMIN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); SAUERBECK
REPLACED WILSON (PITCHING); Hidalgo singled to right; Truby
walked [Hidalgo to second]; On a bunt Meluskey hit into a double
play (catcher to shortstop) [Hidalgo out at third]; BOGAR BATTED
FOR VALDES; Bogar walked [Truby to second]; Lugo singled to left
[Truby scored, Bogar to second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates
9, Astros 10.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          9  16   0   12
 Astros          10   9   1    7


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