Milwaukee Brewers 5, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 151
Played on Tuesday, September 17, 2002 (N) at Miller Park

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  2  1  -   4  9  2
MIL N    1  1  0    0  0  3    0  0  x  -   5  7  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Vizcaino ss                   4   1   1   0       0   1       0   6
Biggio 2b                     4   1   1   2       0   2       1   3
Berkman cf                    4   0   0   0       0   3       1   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   1   2   0       0   0      12   0
Ward lf                       4   1   1   1       0   0       3   0
Merced rf                     4   0   2   0       0   0       4   0
  Everett pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ausmus c                      4   0   0   1       0   0       3   0
  Hunter pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Blum 3b                       4   0   2   0       0   0       0   1
Saarloos p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Robertson p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Puffer p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Zaun ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Loretta ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       36   4   9   4       0   8      24  11

FIELDING - 
E: Merced (2), Saarloos (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Blum (20,off Sheets).
HR: Ward (10,4th inning off Sheets 0 on 2 out); Biggio (15,8th inning off Sheets
1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bagwell (7,2nd base off Vizcaino/Fabregas).

Milwaukee Brewers            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Young 2b                      4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Ginter 3b                     4   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
Rushford rf                   4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Sexson 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       9   0
Stairs lf                     2   1   0   0       2   0       2   0
Hernandez ss                  3   1   0   0       1   0       1   3
Thompson cf                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Christenson pr,cf           2   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
Fabregas c                    3   0   1   2       0   0       9   0
Sheets p                      2   0   0   0       1   1       0   2
  Harris ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Vizcaino p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   5   7   4       4   2      27   6

BATTING - 
2B: Young (26,off Saarloos); Ginter (4,off Saarloos); Fabregas (3,off Saarloos);
Rushford (1,off Saarloos).
SH: Christenson (1,off Saarloos).
SF: Fabregas (4,off Robertson).
IBB: Stairs 2 (4,by Saarloos,by Puffer).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Saarloos L(6-6)               5.1   6   5   4   2   1   0  25
Robertson                     0.1   0   0   0   1   0   0   2
Puffer                        1.1   1   0   0   1   0   0   6
Dotel                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8     7   5   4   4   2   0  36

IBB: Saarloos (5,Stairs); Puffer (7,Stairs).

Milwaukee Brewers            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sheets W(10-16)               8     6   3   3   0   7   2  30
Vizcaino SV(5)                1     3   1   1   0   1   0   6
Totals                        9     9   4   4   0   8   2  36


Umpires: HP - Chris Guccione, 1B - Joe West, 2B - Mike Everitt, 3B - Doug Eddings
Time of Game: 2:39   Attendance: 15412


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Milwaukee Brewers        
1. Vizcaino            ss        Young               2b
2. Biggio              2b        Ginter              3b
3. Berkman             cf        Rushford            rf
4. Bagwell             1b        Sexson              1b
5. Ward                lf        Stairs              lf
6. Merced              rf        Hernandez           ss
7. Ausmus              c         Thompson            cf
8. Blum                3b        Fabregas            c
9. Saarloos            p         Sheets              p

ASTROS 1ST: Vizcaino grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio
struck out; Berkman grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Brewers 0.

BREWERS 1ST: Young doubled to right; Ginter doubled to right
[Young scored]; Rushford grounded out (shortstop to first);
Sexson grounded out (shortstop to first); Stairs flied to left;
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Brewers 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Bagwell singled to center; Ward grounded out
(pitcher to first) [Bagwell to second]; Merced lined to left;
Ausmus lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Brewers
1.

BREWERS 2ND: Hernandez grounded out (second to first); Thompson
singled to left; CHRISTENSON RAN FOR THOMPSON; Fabregas doubled
to right [Christenson scored]; Sheets grounded out (pitcher to
first); Young grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Brewers 2.

ASTROS 3RD: CHRISTENSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Blum
doubled; On a bunt Saarloos popped to catcher in foul territory;
Vizcaino popped to shortstop; Biggio grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Brewers 2.

BREWERS 3RD: Ginter popped to catcher in foul territory;
Rushford lined to left; Sexson flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Brewers 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Berkman struck out; Bagwell flied to center; Ward
homered; Merced grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Brewers 2.

BREWERS 4TH: Stairs grounded out (second to first); Hernandez
lined to right; Christenson singled; Fabregas grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Brewers 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Ausmus grounded out (shortstop to first); Blum flied
to right; Saarloos was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Brewers 2.

BREWERS 5TH: Sheets struck out; Young grounded out (second to
first); Ginter grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Brewers 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Vizcaino struck out; Biggio was called out on
strikes; Berkman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Brewers 2.

BREWERS 6TH: Rushford doubled to right; Sexson grounded out
(shortstop to first); Stairs was walked intentionally; Hernandez
walked [Rushford to third, Stairs to second]; Christenson
reached on an error by Saarloos on a sacrifice bunt [Rushford
scored (RBI), Stairs scored (no RBI), Hernandez to third,
Christenson to second]; ROBERTSON REPLACED SAARLOOS (PITCHING);
Fabregas hit a sacrifice fly to center [Hernandez scored
(unearned), Christenson to third]; Sheets walked; PUFFER
REPLACED ROBERTSON (PITCHING); Young grounded out (third to
first); 3 R (2 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Brewers 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Bagwell flied to center; Ward grounded out
(shortstop to first); Merced singled; Ausmus popped to first in
foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Brewers 5.

BREWERS 7TH: Ginter grounded out (shortstop to first); Rushford
flied to right; Sexson singled to right [Sexson to second (error
by Merced)]; Stairs was walked intentionally; Hernandez popped
to second; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Brewers 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Blum lined to second; ZAUN BATTED FOR PUFFER; Zaun
grounded out (first unassisted); Vizcaino singled to right;
Biggio homered [Vizcaino scored]; Berkman struck out; 2 R, 2 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Brewers 5.

BREWERS 8TH: DOTEL REPLACED ZAUN (PITCHING); Christenson struck
out; Fabregas flied to right; HARRIS BATTED FOR SHEETS; Harris
flied to left in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
3, Brewers 5.

ASTROS 9TH: VIZCAINO REPLACED HARRIS (PITCHING); Bagwell singled
to left; Bagwell stole second; Ward flied to left [Bagwell to
third]; Merced singled [Bagwell stayed at third]; EVERETT RAN
FOR MERCED; Ausmus forced Everett (third to second) [Bagwell
scored]; HUNTER RAN FOR AUSMUS; Blum singled to right [Hunter to
third]; LORETTA BATTED FOR DOTEL; Loretta struck out; 1 R, 3 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Brewers 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   9   2    5
 Brewers          5   7   0    7


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