Colorado Rockies 8, Houston Astros 7
Regular Season Game 47
Played on Friday, May 23, 1997 (N) at Coors Field

HOU N    0  2  1    1  1  0    1  1  0  -   7 13  1
COL N    3  0  1    0  4  0    0  0  x  -   8 11  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   0   2   2       0   0       4   5
Mouton cf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Spiers ph,3b                1   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Bagwell 1b                    3   2   1   0       2   0      11   3
Berry 3b                      4   0   1   0       1   0       0   3
  Hudek p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gonzalez lf                   4   1   0   1       0   0       0   0
Ausmus c                      5   1   3   2       0   1       4   0
Abreu rf                      5   2   2   1       0   0       1   0
Gutierrez ss                  4   1   2   1       0   0       0   2
Wall p                        1   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
  Garcia p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Listach ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lima p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Howard ph,cf                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   7  13   7       3   1      24  17

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Gutierrez-Biggio-Bagwell, Berry-Biggio-Bagwell.
E: Bagwell (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Bagwell (14,off Jones); Gutierrez (4,off Jones); Ausmus (10,off Jones);
Berry (7,off Jones); Spiers (9,off Holmes).
3B: Abreu (2,off Jones).
SH: Wall (1,off Jones).
SF: Gonzalez (1,off Jones); Biggio (3,off Holmes).
IBB: Bagwell (8,by Holmes).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Mouton (2,2nd base off Jones/Manwaring).
CS: Biggio (3,2nd base by Jones/Manwaring).

Colorado Rockies             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Weiss ss                      4   1   1   0       1   1       3   3
Burks cf                      4   2   2   2       0   1       4   0
  McCracken cf                1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Walker rf                     3   2   2   0       1   0       0   0
Galarraga 1b                  4   1   2   2       0   1       7   1
Bichette lf                   4   1   2   3       0   0       3   0
  Holmes p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  S. Reed p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Castilla 3b                   4   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
Manwaring c                   3   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Bates 2b                      3   1   1   1       1   0       6   1
Jones p                       2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  DiPoto p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pulliam lf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       33   8  11   8       3   4      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: Holmes (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Walker (15,off Wall).
HR: Bichette (6,1st inning off Wall 1 on 2 out); Burks (11,3rd inning off Wall
0 on 1 out); Bates (2,5th inning off Wall 0 on 0 out).
SH: Jones (1,off Lima).
HBP: Manwaring (1,by Lima).
GDP: Castilla 2 (8,off Wall,off Garcia).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Walker (11,2nd base off Lima/Ausmus).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wall L(1-2)                   4.1   7   8   8   1   0   3  21
Garcia                        0.2   2   0   0   0   0   0   3
Lima                          2     1   0   0   1   3   0   9
Hudek                         1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Totals                        8    11   8   8   3   4   3  38

BK: Wall (1).
HBP: Lima (1,Manwaring).

Colorado Rockies             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Jones W(1-0)                  6.2  11   6   6   2   0   0  32
DiPoto                        0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Holmes                        1     2   1   0   1   0   0   7
S. Reed SV(4)                 1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    13   7   6   3   1   0  43

WP: DiPoto (1).
IBB: Holmes (2,Bagwell).

Umpires: HP - Angel Hernandez, 1B - Mark Hirschbeck, 2B - Charlie Williams, 3B - Bruce Froemming
Time of Game: 2:42   Attendance: 48127


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Colorado Rockies         
1. Biggio              2b        Weiss               ss
2. Mouton              cf        Burks               cf
3. Bagwell             1b        Walker              rf
4. Berry               3b        Galarraga           1b
5. Gonzalez            lf        Bichette            lf
6. Ausmus              c         Castilla            3b
7. Abreu               rf        Manwaring           c
8. Gutierrez           ss        Bates               2b
9. Wall                p         Jones               p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (third to first); Mouton singled
to center; Mouton stole second; Bagwell lined to center; Berry
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Rockies 0.

ROCKIES 1ST: Weiss grounded out (second to first); Burks
grounded out (shortstop to first); Walker doubled to left;
Galarraga singled to center [Walker scored]; Bichette homered
[Galarraga scored]; Castilla grounded out (third to first); 3 R,
3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Rockies 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Gonzalez flied to center; Ausmus singled to left;
Abreu tripled to left [Ausmus scored]; Gutierrez singled to
center [Abreu scored]; On a bunt Wall made an out to pitcher;
Biggio singled to center [Gutierrez to third]; Mouton flied to
left; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Rockies 3.

ROCKIES 2ND: Manwaring flied to center; Bates grounded out
(first to pitcher); Jones grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Rockies 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Bagwell doubled to left; Berry lined to shortstop;
Gonzalez flied to left; Ausmus singled to center [Bagwell
scored]; Abreu forced Ausmus (shortstop unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Rockies 3.

ROCKIES 3RD: Weiss grounded out (first to pitcher); Burks
homered; Walker grounded out (pitcher to first); Galarraga
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Rockies 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Gutierrez doubled to right; Wall out on a sacrifice
bunt (first to second) [Gutierrez to third]; Biggio singled to
left [Gutierrez scored]; Biggio was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); Mouton grounded out (shortstop to first); 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Rockies 4.

ROCKIES 4TH: Bichette reached on an error by Bagwell (assist by
Berry) [Bichette to first]; Castilla grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Bichette out at second];
Manwaring flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4,
Rockies 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Bagwell grounded out (third to first); Berry walked;
Gonzalez forced Berry (shortstop to second) [Gonzalez to first];
Ausmus doubled to left [Gonzalez scored]; Abreu grounded out
(second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Rockies 4.

ROCKIES 5TH: Bates homered; Jones grounded out (pitcher to
first); Weiss singled to right; Wall balked [Weiss to second];
Burks singled to right [Weiss scored]; Walker walked [Burks to
second]; GARCIA REPLACED WALL (PITCHING); Galarraga singled to
left [Burks scored, Walker to third]; Bichette singled to left
[Walker scored, Galarraga to third]; Castilla grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Bichette out at second];
4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Rockies 8.

ASTROS 6TH: Gutierrez popped to second; LISTACH BATTED FOR
GARCIA; Listach lined to second; Biggio flied to center; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Rockies 8.

ROCKIES 6TH: LIMA REPLACED LISTACH (PITCHING); Manwaring was hit
by a pitch; Bates walked [Manwaring to second]; Jones out on a
sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Manwaring to third, Bates to
second]; Weiss was called out on strikes; Burks struck out; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Rockies 8.

ASTROS 7TH: Mouton flied to center; Bagwell walked; Berry
doubled to left [Bagwell to third]; Gonzalez lined out on a
sacrifice fly to left [Bagwell scored]; DIPOTO REPLACED JONES
(PITCHING); DiPoto threw a wild pitch [Berry to third]; Ausmus
struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Rockies 8.

ROCKIES 7TH: Walker singled to second; Galarraga struck out;
Walker stole second; Bichette grounded out (pitcher to first)
[Walker to third]; Castilla popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 6, Rockies 8.

ASTROS 8TH: HOLMES REPLACED BICHETTE (PITCHING); MCCRACKEN
REPLACED BURKS (PLAYING CF); PULLIAM REPLACED DIPOTO (PLAYING
LF); Abreu singled to right; Gutierrez reached on an error by
Holmes [Abreu to second, Gutierrez to first]; HOWARD BATTED FOR
LIMA; Howard forced Gutierrez (pitcher to shortstop) [Abreu to
third, Howard to first]; Biggio out on a sacrifice fly to left
[Abreu scored (unearned)]; SPIERS BATTED FOR MOUTON; Spiers
doubled [Howard to third]; Bagwell was walked intentionally;
Berry grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 3
LOB.  Astros 7, Rockies 8.

ROCKIES 8TH: SPIERS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); HUDEK REPLACED
BERRY (PITCHING); HOWARD STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Manwaring
singled to center; Bates grounded out (second to first)
[Manwaring to second]; Pulliam lined to third; Weiss walked;
McCracken was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 7, Rockies 8.

ASTROS 9TH: S. REED REPLACED HOLMES (PITCHING); Gonzalez
grounded out (shortstop to first); Ausmus popped to second;
Abreu lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Rockies
8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7  13   1    9
 Rockies          8  11   1    6


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