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Houston Astros 5 Pittsburgh Pirates 2

+ Boxscore: Fri, September 18,1998
1998-09-17 - 1998-09-19
  123 456 789  R H E
Houston Astros (98-57)030 011 000 5140
Pittsburgh Pirates (69-85)000 000 110 251
Date of Game: Fri, September 18,1998
Stadium: Three Rivers Stadium
Attendance: 16,937
Time of Game: 2:47

Feats and Milestones
Craig Biggio:4 hits
Randy Johnson:12 Strikeouts
Winning Pitcher: Randy Johnson (18-11)
Losing Pitcher: Elmer Dessens (2-5)
Save: Jay Powell (7)

Home Runs: None
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NL Central Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
HOU9857.632--852600252W1
CHN8768.56111.080175348L1
SLN7778.49721.076374716W3
MIL7282.46825.5677772-95L1
CIN7183.46126.5704732-28W1
PIT6985.44828.5633669-36L3
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    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Craig Biggio2b32.2785
    04200.3281533208749
    Ricky Gutierrezss28.1184
    00100.26660124513
    Derek Bellrf29.2814
    02011.3148852110613
    Jeff Bagwell1b30.1145
    02001.30011483310618
    Moises Aloulf32.0773
    11020.3109123812211
    Carl Everettcf27.1075
    12000.298475157514
    Sean Berry3b32.1804
    01000.32771613503
    Tim Bogar3b31.325000000.157469182
    Brad Ausmusc29.1573
    21110.26563064410
    Randy Johnsonp35.0083
    11101.08132020
    Jay Powellp26.253000000.000209000
    Totals36514543.29512217610-
    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting
    PITPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Adrian Browncf24.2234
    01101.28880043
    Kevin Polcovich2b28.0823
    11001.1901640144
    Turner Wardph33.1601
    00000.2615298445
    Javier Martinezp21.225000000.00034000
    Jason Kendallc24.0844
    01002.329416127524
    Kevin Young1b29.0943
    00011.2745692510415
    Jose Guillenrf22.1244
    00102.27128813783
    Manny Martinezlf27.3504
    01002.251946240
    Aramis Ramirez3b20.0853
    00003.241676240
    Lou Collierss25.0281
    10021.2441252332
    Elmer Dessensp26.2491
    00000.00059010
    Todd Van Poppelp26.284000000.21460010
    Emil Brownph23.2631
    00001.25877030
    Jeff McCurryp28.240000000--105000
    Tim Lakerph28.2951
    01000.389154120
    Tony Womack2b28.358000000.27834234353
    Totals30252314.27011933163-
    Game Stats
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Randy Johnson35.008W 18-117.142231203.340.0333295286
    Jay Powell26.253SV 71.21000203.180.01592090
    Totals9.05223140--
    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching
    PITAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Elmer Dessens26.249L 2-54.29441005.610.1442607
    Todd Van Poppel26.284-1.12110006.610.032013380
    Jeff McCurry28.240-22001204.760.18151050
    Javier Martinez21.225-11002105.350.0834340
    Totals9.01455430--
    Other Game Information
    HB: Randy Johnson (14)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Randy Johnson 122-78-44, Jay Powell 24-14-10, Elmer Dessens 86-46-40, Todd Van Poppel 13-9-4, Jeff McCurry 23-15-8, Javier Martinez 21-10-11
    Total Batters Faced: Randy Johnson 28, Jay Powell 6, Elmer Dessens 23, Todd Van Poppel 6, Jeff McCurry 7, Javier Martinez 6
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Randy Johnson 9-3, Jay Powell 1-3, Elmer Dessens 13-9, Todd Van Poppel 2-4, Jeff McCurry 2-2, Javier Martinez 2-1

    Umpires: HP: Bill Hohn 1B: Angel Hernandez 2B: Paul Nauert 3B: Randy Marsh


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