Texas Rangers 8, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 81
Played on Sunday, June 29, 2003 (D) at Minute Maid Park

TEX A    0  0  0    0  2  0    1  3  2  -   8  8  0
HOU N    3  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   5  5  0
Texas Rangers                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Young 2b                      5   2   3   0       0   0       1   2
Blalock 3b                    3   2   0   0       2   2       4   0
Rodriguez ss                  4   1   1   2       1   0       3   1
Gonzalez rf                   4   1   1   2       1   1       1   0
Palmeiro 1b                   4   1   1   1       1   0       6   0
Mench lf                      4   1   2   3       0   0       0   0
  Cordero p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Urbina p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Greene c                      4   0   0   0       0   2       9   0
Sadler cf                     2   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
  Rosman Garcia p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Glanville cf                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ramos p                       1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Santos p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Everett ph,cf,lf            1   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       34   8   8   8       7   8      27   4

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Blalock.

BATTING - 
3B: Rodriguez (2,off Dotel).
HR: Mench (2,5th inning off Villone 1 on 1 out); Palmeiro (19,7th inning off
Villone 0 on 0 out).
IBB: Palmeiro (3,by Dotel); Blalock (1,by Saarloos).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Sadler (3,2nd base by Munro/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio cf                     4   0   1   0       1   2       0   0
Bruntlett 2b                  2   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
  Blum ph,2b                  2   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   1   1   2       1   1       8   1
Hidalgo rf                    4   1   1   0       1   2       3   0
Ensberg 3b                    3   1   0   0       1   0       0   1
Berkman lf                    2   0   0   1       1   0       0   0
Ausmus c                      2   0   0   1       2   1       9   1
Everett ss                    3   0   0   1       1   1       2   3
Villone p                     3   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Munro p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Saarloos p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stone p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Merced ph                   1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   5   5   5       8   9      27   8

BATTING - 
2B: Hidalgo (20,off Ramos); Biggio (25,off Ramos); Blum (13,off Cordero).
3B: Bagwell (1,off Cordero).
SH: Bruntlett (1,off Ramos).
HBP: Berkman (5,by Ramos).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Texas Rangers                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ramos                         3.1   2   3   3   7   1   0  20
Santos                        2.2   0   0   0   1   2   0   8
Rosman Garcia W(1-0)          1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Cordero                       1.2   3   2   2   0   3   0   8
Urbina SV(21)                 0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                        9     5   5   5   8   9   0  40

HBP: Ramos (2,Berkman).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Villone                       6     3   3   3   2   7   2  23
Munro                         1     0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Dotel L(6-3)                  1     3   3   3   2   1   0   8
Saarloos                      0.1   1   2   2   2   0   0   4
Stone                         0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     8   8   8   7   8   2  41

Villone faced 1 batter in the 7th inning
IBB: Dotel (2,Palmeiro); Saarloos (2,Blalock).

Umpires: HP - Brian Knight, 1B - Angel Hernandez, 2B - Randy Marsh, 3B - Sam Holbrook
Time of Game: 3:05   Attendance: 38704


Starting Lineups:

   Texas Rangers                 Houston Astros           
1. Young               2b        Biggio              cf
2. Blalock             3b        Bruntlett           2b
3. Rodriguez           ss        Bagwell             1b
4. Gonzalez            rf        Hidalgo             rf
5. Palmeiro            1b        Ensberg             3b
6. Mench               lf        Berkman             lf
7. Greene              c         Ausmus              c
8. Sadler              cf        Everett             ss
9. Ramos               p         Villone             p

RANGERS 1ST: Young grounded out (third to first); Blalock struck
out; Rodriguez popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio popped to third; Bruntlett grounded out
(second to first); Bagwell walked; Hidalgo doubled to left
[Bagwell to third]; Ensberg walked; Berkman was hit by a pitch
[Bagwell scored, Hidalgo to third, Ensberg to second]; Ausmus
walked [Hidalgo scored, Ensberg to third, Berkman to second];
Everett walked [Ensberg scored, Berkman to third, Ausmus to
second]; Villone was called out on strikes; 3 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Rangers 0, Astros 3.

RANGERS 2ND: Gonzalez struck out; Palmeiro popped to second;
Mench grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Rangers 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Biggio walked; Bruntlett flied to center; Bagwell
flied to center; Hidalgo walked [Biggio to second]; Ensberg
popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Rangers 0, Astros 3.

RANGERS 3RD: Greene struck out; Sadler grounded out (shortstop
to first); Ramos struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 0,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Berkman popped to first; Ausmus walked; Everett
popped to shortstop; Villone grounded out (first unassisted); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rangers 0, Astros 3.

RANGERS 4TH: Young grounded out (second to first); Blalock
struck out; Rodriguez popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Rangers 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Biggio doubled to left; Bruntlett out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to first) [Biggio to third]; SANTOS REPLACED RAMOS
(PITCHING); Bagwell lined into a double play to third [Biggio
out at third (third unassisted)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers
0, Astros 3.

RANGERS 5TH: Gonzalez walked; Palmeiro popped to second; Mench
homered [Gonzalez scored]; Greene popped to second; Sadler
struck out; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Hidalgo popped to shortstop; Ensberg flied to
center; Berkman walked; Ausmus popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Rangers 2, Astros 3.

RANGERS 6TH: Santos struck out; On a bunt Young singled to
catcher; Blalock flied to right; Rodriguez walked [Young to
second]; Gonzalez popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Rangers 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Everett flied to right; Villone struck out; Biggio
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 2, Astros 3.

RANGERS 7TH: Palmeiro homered; MUNRO REPLACED VILLONE
(PITCHING); Mench flied to right; Greene flied to right; Sadler
walked; EVERETT BATTED FOR SANTOS; Sadler was caught stealing
second (catcher to shortstop); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 3,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: ROSMAN GARCIA REPLACED SADLER (PITCHING); EVERETT
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); BLUM BATTED FOR BRUNTLETT; Blum
grounded out (second to first); Bagwell struck out; Hidalgo
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 3, Astros 3.

RANGERS 8TH: BLUM STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); DOTEL REPLACED
MUNRO (PITCHING); Everett grounded out (first unassisted); Young
singled to left; Blalock walked [Young to second]; Rodriguez
tripled to center [Young scored, Blalock scored]; Gonzalez
popped to second; Palmeiro was walked intentionally; Mench
singled to third [Rodriguez scored, Palmeiro to second]; Greene
struck out; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Rangers 6, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: CORDERO REPLACED MENCH (PITCHING); GLANVILLE
REPLACED ROSMAN GARCIA (PLAYING CF); EVERETT CHANGED POSITIONS
(PLAYING LF); Ensberg grounded out (shortstop to first); Berkman
popped to shortstop; Ausmus was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 6, Astros 3.

RANGERS 9TH: SAARLOOS REPLACED DOTEL (PITCHING); Glanville
grounded out (shortstop to first); Everett walked; Young singled
to center [Everett to third, Young to second (on throw)];
Blalock was walked intentionally; STONE REPLACED SAARLOOS
(PITCHING); Rodriguez forced Everett (pitcher to catcher) [Young
to third, Blalock to second, Rodriguez to first]; Gonzalez
singled to left [Young scored, Blalock scored, Rodriguez to
second]; Palmeiro grounded out (first to pitcher); 2 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Rangers 8, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Everett struck out; MERCED BATTED FOR STONE; Merced
singled to shortstop; Biggio struck out; Blum doubled to left
[Merced to third]; Bagwell tripled to right [Merced scored, Blum
scored]; URBINA REPLACED CORDERO (PITCHING); Hidalgo struck out;
2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rangers 8, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Rangers          8   8   0    6
 Astros           5   5   0    8


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