San Francisco Giants 10, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 157
Played on Tuesday, September 23, 2003 (N) at Minute Maid Park

SF  N    0 10  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -  10 10  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  1  -   3  4  1
San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Durham 2b                     5   1   1   0       0   1       2   3
Snow 1b                       4   1   1   1       0   1       6   1
  Niekro 1b                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Aurilia ss                    3   1   1   1       1   0       1   1
  Ransom ss                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Bonds lf                      3   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
  Linden lf                   2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Grissom cf                    4   1   1   1       0   1       6   0
Santiago c                    3   2   1   1       1   1       2   0
  Castillo c                  0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Alfonzo 3b                    4   1   2   4       0   0       0   1
  Feliz 3b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cruz rf                       4   1   2   1       0   0       4   0
Schmidt p                     2   1   0   0       1   1       1   1
  Benard ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Herges p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Christiansen p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37  10  10   9       3   7      27   7

BATTING - 
2B: Cruz 2 (26,off Miller,off Stone).
HR: Grissom (20,2nd inning off Miller 0 on 0 out); Alfonzo (12,2nd inning off
Stone 3 on 2 out).
GDP: Grissom (14,off Fernandez).
Team LOB: 3.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio cf                     2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Ensberg 3b                  2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Blum 3b,2b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       1   6
Bagwell 1b                    2   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
  Merced 1b                   2   1   1   0       0   1       4   0
Kent 2b                       2   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Lane cf                     2   2   2   3       0   0       1   0
Berkman lf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hidalgo rf                    2   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
  Bullinger p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Ausmus c                      2   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
  Chavez c                    1   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Everett ss                    2   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
  White p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Porter rf                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Miller p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stone p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fernandez p                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Bruntlett ss                2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   3   4   3       1   4      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Fernandez-Everett-Bagwell.
E: Bagwell (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Merced (17,off Schmidt).
HR: Lane 2 (3,7th inning off Schmidt 1 on 0 out,9th inning off Christiansen
0 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 2.

PITCHING
San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Schmidt W(17-5)               7     3   2   2   1   2   1  25
Herges                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Christiansen                  1     1   1   1   0   1   1   4
Totals                        9     4   3   3   1   4   2  32


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Miller L(14-13)               1.2   6   9   4   3   2   1  15
Stone                         0.1   2   1   1   0   1   1   3
Fernandez                     3     1   0   0   0   1   0   9
White                         2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
Bullinger                     2     1   0   0   0   2   0   7
Totals                        9    10  10   4*  3   7   2  40

* - Team earned runs does not equal the composite totals for all pitchers due to instances in which provisions of Section 10.18 (i) of the Scoring rules were applied.

Umpires: HP - Chuck Meriwether, 1B - Tim Welke, 2B - Gary Cederstrom, 3B - Kevin Kelley
Time of Game: 2:39   Attendance: 36390


Starting Lineups:

   San Francisco Giants          Houston Astros           
1. Durham              2b        Biggio              cf
2. Snow                1b        Blum                3b
3. Aurilia             ss        Bagwell             1b
4. Bonds               lf        Kent                2b
5. Grissom             cf        Berkman             lf
6. Santiago            c         Hidalgo             rf
7. Alfonzo             3b        Ausmus              c
8. Cruz                rf        Everett             ss
9. Schmidt             p         Miller              p

GIANTS 1ST: Durham struck out; Snow was called out on strikes;
Aurilia singled to left; Bonds popped to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio flied to left; Blum grounded out (first
unassisted); Bagwell grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Grissom homered; Santiago singled to second; Alfonzo
singled to center [Santiago to third]; Cruz doubled [Santiago
scored, Alfonzo to third]; Schmidt walked; Durham forced Alfonzo
(third to catcher) [Cruz to third, Schmidt to second]; Snow
singled to right [Cruz scored, Schmidt to third, Durham to
second]; Aurilia walked [Schmidt scored, Durham to third, Snow
to second]; Bonds reached on an error by Bagwell [Durham scored
(unearned) (no RBI), Snow to third, Aurilia to second]; Grissom
popped to second; Santiago walked [Snow scored (unearned),
Aurilia to third, Bonds to second]; STONE REPLACED MILLER
(PITCHING); Alfonzo homered (unearned, but earned for the
pitcher) [Aurilia scored (unearned), Bonds scored (unearned),
Santiago scored (unearned)]; Cruz doubled to right; Schmidt
struck out; 10 R (5 ER), 7 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 10, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Kent singled to center; Berkman flied to center;
Hidalgo walked [Kent to second]; Ausmus flied to center [Kent to
third]; Everett forced Hidalgo (shortstop unassisted); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 10, Astros 0.

GIANTS 3RD: FERNANDEZ REPLACED STONE (PITCHING); Durham grounded
out (second to first); Snow grounded out (third to first);
Aurilia flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 10,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Fernandez struck out; Biggio flied to right; Blum
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants
10, Astros 0.

GIANTS 4TH: Bonds singled to left; Grissom grounded into a
double play (pitcher to shortstop to first) [Bonds out at
second]; Santiago was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Giants 10, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell struck out; Kent flied to center; Berkman
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 10, Astros 0.

GIANTS 5TH: Alfonzo popped to shortstop; Cruz batted right
handed; Cruz grounded out (third to first); Schmidt grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 10, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Hidalgo flied to center; Ausmus flied to right;
Everett flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 10, Astros
0.

GIANTS 6TH: ENSBERG REPLACED BIGGIO (PLAYING 3B); BLUM CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); MERCED REPLACED BAGWELL (PLAYING 1B);
LANE REPLACED KENT (PLAYING CF); CHAVEZ REPLACED AUSMUS (PLAYING
C ); WHITE REPLACED EVERETT (PITCHING); BRUNTLETT REPLACED
FERNANDEZ (PLAYING SS); Durham flied to right; Snow grounded out
(second to first); Aurilia flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Giants 10, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: LINDEN REPLACED BONDS (PLAYING LF); Bruntlett
grounded out (second to first); Ensberg grounded out (third to
first); Blum flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 10,
Astros 0.

GIANTS 7TH: Linden flied to center; Grissom struck out; Santiago
flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 10, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Merced doubled to left; Lane homered [Merced
scored]; Berkman grounded out (first to second to pitcher);
Hidalgo flied to right; Chavez grounded out (pitcher to first);
2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 10, Astros 2.

GIANTS 8TH: BULLINGER REPLACED HIDALGO (PITCHING); PORTER
REPLACED WHITE (PLAYING RF); Alfonzo grounded out (third to
first); Cruz flied to right; BENARD BATTED FOR SCHMIDT; Benard
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants
10, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: NIEKRO REPLACED SNOW (PLAYING 1B); RANSOM REPLACED
AURILIA (PLAYING SS); CASTILLO REPLACED SANTIAGO (PLAYING C );
FELIZ REPLACED ALFONZO (PLAYING 3B); HERGES REPLACED BENARD
(PITCHING); Porter popped to second; Bruntlett flied to right;
Ensberg struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 10, Astros 2.

GIANTS 9TH: Durham singled to center; Niekro struck out; Ransom
struck out; Linden grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Giants 10, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: CHRISTIANSEN REPLACED HERGES (PITCHING); Blum flied
to left; Merced was called out on strikes; Lane homered; Berkman
popped to second; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 10, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants          10  10   0    3
 Astros           3   4   1    2


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