Texas Rangers 6, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 66
Played on Sunday, June 17, 2001 (D) at Enron Field

TEX A    1  0  0    0  4  0    0  0  1  -   6  9  0
HOU N    1  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  5  3
Texas Rangers                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Catalanotto 2b                4   1   1   0       1   0       3   1
I. Rodriguez c                5   2   2   1       0   1       8   0
A. Rodriguez ss               4   1   3   3       0   0       3   2
Palmeiro 1b                   3   0   0   0       1   1       6   0
Sierra rf                     3   0   0   1       0   1       3   0
  Petkovsek p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Zimmerman p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Kapler cf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Lamb 3b                       4   1   1   0       0   0       1   2
Ledee lf                      4   1   1   0       0   2       1   0
Oliver p                      2   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
  Mahomes p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Porter rf                   0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   6   9   6       2   6      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. A. Rodriguez-Palmeiro.

BATTING - 
HR: A. Rodriguez (20,5th inning off Elarton 2 on 1 out).
SH: Oliver (1,off Elarton).
SF: Sierra (3,off Elarton); Porter (2,off Slusarski).
GDP: I. Rodriguez (6,off Elarton); Palmeiro (3,off J. Powell).
Team LOB: 5.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   2   2   2       0   0       3   3
Lugo ss                       4   0   1   0       0   2       1   5
Bagwell 1b                    3   0   0   0       1   2      12   1
Berkman lf                    3   0   2   0       1   1       1   0
Alou rf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hidalgo cf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Castilla 3b                   3   0   0   0       0   1       0   6
  Vizcaino ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Ausmus c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       7   0
Elarton p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Hayes ph                    0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  J. Powell p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Slusarski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   5   2       3   8      27  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Lugo-Biggio-Bagwell, Bagwell-Lugo-J. Powell.
E: Lugo 2 (13), J. Powell (1).

BATTING - 
HR: Biggio 2 (9,1st inning off Oliver 0 on 0 out,3rd inning off Oliver 0 on
1 out).
GDP: Alou (6,off Oliver).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Texas Rangers                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oliver W(6-2)                 6.2   5   2   2   3   5   2  27
Mahomes                       0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Petkovsek                     1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Zimmerman                     1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     5   2   2   3   8   2  34

WP: Oliver (4).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Elarton L(4-7)                7     7   5   5   2   5   1  29
J. Powell                     1     2   1   0   0   0   0   6
Slusarski                     1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     9   6   5   2   6   1  38

J. Powell faced 2 batters in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Chuck Meriwether, 1B - Brian O'Nora, 2B - Mike Fichter, 3B - John Hirschbeck
Time of Game: 2:51   Attendance: 43277


Starting Lineups:

   Texas Rangers                 Houston Astros           
1. Catalanotto         2b        Biggio              2b
2. I. Rodriguez        c         Lugo                ss
3. A. Rodriguez        ss        Bagwell             1b
4. Palmeiro            1b        Berkman             lf
5. Sierra              rf        Alou                rf
6. Kapler              cf        Hidalgo             cf
7. Lamb                3b        Castilla            3b
8. Ledee               lf        Ausmus              c
9. Oliver              p         Elarton             p

RANGERS 1ST: Catalanotto flied to left; I. Rodriguez singled to
left; A. Rodriguez singled to left [I. Rodriguez to second];
Palmeiro walked [I. Rodriguez to third, A. Rodriguez to second];
Sierra hit a sacrifice fly to center [I. Rodriguez scored];
Kapler grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Rangers 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio homered; Lugo flied to right; Bagwell was
called out on strikes; Berkman walked; Alou grounded out
(pitcher to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rangers 1, Astros 1.

RANGERS 2ND: Lamb grounded out (shortstop to first); Ledee was
called out on strikes; Oliver singled to right; Catalanotto
forced Oliver (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rangers
1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Hidalgo popped to shortstop; Castilla struck out;
Ausmus grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Rangers 1, Astros 1.

RANGERS 3RD: I. Rodriguez grounded out (third to first); A.
Rodriguez grounded out (shortstop to first); Palmeiro grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 1, Astros
1.

ASTROS 3RD: Elarton popped to second; Biggio homered; Lugo
struck out; Bagwell walked; Berkman singled to center [Bagwell
to third]; Alou forced Berkman (third to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Rangers 1, Astros 2.

RANGERS 4TH: Sierra struck out; Kapler grounded out (second to
first); Lamb grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Rangers 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Hidalgo flied to right; Castilla flied to center;
Ausmus grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Rangers 1, Astros 2.

RANGERS 5TH: Ledee singled to center; Oliver out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Ledee to second]; Catalanotto singled
to right [Ledee to third]; I. Rodriguez singled to center [Ledee
scored, Catalanotto to second]; A. Rodriguez homered
[Catalanotto scored, I. Rodriguez scored]; Palmeiro struck out;
Sierra grounded out (first unassisted); 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Rangers 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Elarton flied to center; Biggio popped to shortstop;
Lugo singled to center; Oliver threw a wild pitch [Lugo to
second]; Bagwell struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rangers 5,
Astros 2.

RANGERS 6TH: Kapler grounded out (third to first); Lamb grounded
out (shortstop to first); Ledee struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Rangers 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Berkman singled to center; Alou grounded into a
double play (shortstop to first) [Berkman out at second];
Hidalgo struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 5, Astros 2.

RANGERS 7TH: Oliver struck out; Catalanotto walked; I. Rodriguez
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Catalanotto out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 5,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Castilla grounded out (pitcher to first); Ausmus
flied to right; HAYES BATTED FOR ELARTON; Hayes walked; MAHOMES
REPLACED OLIVER (PITCHING); Biggio flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Rangers 5, Astros 2.

RANGERS 8TH: J. POWELL REPLACED HAYES (PITCHING); A. Rodriguez
singled to center; Palmeiro grounded into a double play (first
to shortstop to pitcher) [A. Rodriguez out at second]; Sierra
reached on an error by Lugo [Sierra to second (error by Lugo)];
Kapler grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 2 E, 1 LOB. 
Rangers 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: PORTER REPLACED MAHOMES (PLAYING RF); PETKOVSEK
REPLACED SIERRA (PITCHING); Lugo struck out; Bagwell lined to
third; Berkman was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Rangers 5, Astros 2.

RANGERS 9TH: Lamb singled; Ledee reached on an error by J.
Powell [Lamb to third, Ledee to second]; SLUSARSKI REPLACED J.
POWELL (PITCHING); Porter hit a sacrifice fly to center [Lamb
scored (unearned), Ledee to third]; Catalanotto reached on a
fielder's choice [Ledee out at home (third to catcher)]; I.
Rodriguez struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Rangers 6,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: ZIMMERMAN REPLACED PETKOVSEK (PITCHING); Alou
grounded out (second to first); Hidalgo popped to second;
VIZCAINO BATTED FOR CASTILLA; Vizcaino was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 6, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Rangers          6   9   0    5
 Astros           2   5   3    5


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