Colorado Rockies 9, Houston Astros 7
Regular Season Game 145
Played on Wednesday, September 10, 1997 (D) at Coors Field

HOU N    3  0  1    0  0  0    2  1  0  -   7 11  1
COL N    1  0  0    2  1  0    5  0  x  -   9 11  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   1   1   0       0   0       3   4
Gonzalez lf                   5   2   2   0       0   0       1   0
Bagwell 1b                    5   0   3   3       0   1       6   4
Bell rf                       5   2   1   0       0   2       1   0
Berry 3b                      2   0   1   1       0   1       0   0
  Spiers 3b                   1   1   0   0       1   1       1   0
Carr cf                       1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Hidalgo pr,cf               3   1   0   0       1   1       0   0
Gutierrez ss                  5   0   2   2       0   1       2   2
Ausmus c                      3   0   0   1       1   1       8   1
Garcia p                      2   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
  Cabrera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howard ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lima p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Eusebio ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Magnante p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hudek p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       39   7  11   7       3  10      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Garcia-Gutierrez-Bagwell.
E: Biggio (18).

BATTING - 
2B: Gonzalez (27,off Castillo); Berry (20,off Castillo); Bell (26,off Castillo);
Bagwell (35,off DeJean).
3B: Gutierrez (3,off Castillo).
HBP: Ausmus (3,by Castillo); Berry (5,by Castillo).
IBB: Spiers (6,by Castillo).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bagwell (27,3rd base off DeJean/J. Reed).

Colorado Rockies             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Weiss ss                      4   2   2   0       1   1       0   4
Burks cf,lf                   4   1   3   2       0   0       0   0
Walker rf                     4   1   1   1       0   2       1   0
  DeJean p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Munoz p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McCracken cf                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Galarraga 1b                  3   1   0   0       0   0      10   1
Bichette lf,rf                4   1   1   4       0   2       1   0
Castilla 3b                   4   1   1   1       0   0       2   6
J. Reed c                     4   0   0   0       0   1      10   0
Perez 2b                      3   1   2   0       1   0       3   0
Castillo p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Leskanic p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pulliam ph,rf               1   1   1   1       1   0       0   0
  DiPoto p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   9  11   9       3   6      27  12

FIELDING - 
E: DeJean (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Weiss (21,off Garcia); Perez (12,off Garcia); Burks (17,off Garcia).
HR: Walker (43,4th inning off Garcia 0 on 0 out); Castilla (39,4th inning off
Garcia 0 on 2 out); Pulliam (3,7th inning off Magnante 0 on 1 out); Bichette
(24,7th inning off Hudek 3 on 2 out).
SH: Castillo 2 (9,off Garcia 2).
HBP: Galarraga (15,by Hudek).
GDP: Walker (14,off Garcia).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Burks (4,2nd base off Wagner/Ausmus).
CS: Perez (1,2nd base by Hudek/Ausmus).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Garcia                        4.1   7   4   4   1   2   2  20
Cabrera                       0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Lima                          1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Magnante L(3-1)               0.1   3   3   3   0   0   1   4
Wagner                        0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Hudek                         1.1   1   2   2   2   1   1   7
Totals                        8    11   9   9   3   6   4  37

HBP: Hudek (2,Galarraga).

Colorado Rockies             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Castillo                      6.2   9   6   6   2   5   0  33
Leskanic W(4-0)               0.1   1   0   0   1   0   0   3
DeJean                        0.2   1   1   0   0   1   0   4
Munoz                         0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
DiPoto SV(13)                 1     0   0   0   0   3   0   3
Totals                        9    11   7   6   3  10   0  44

HBP: Castillo 2 (7,Ausmus,Berry).
IBB: Castillo (4,Spiers).

Umpires: HP - Gerry Davis, 1B - Terry Tata, 2B - Bill Hohn, 3B - Ed Rapuano
Ejections: Larry Walker by Gerry Davis [Called third strike]
Time of Game: 3:08   Attendance: 42321


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Colorado Rockies         
1. Biggio              2b        Weiss               ss
2. Gonzalez            lf        Burks               cf
3. Bagwell             1b        Walker              rf
4. Bell                rf        Galarraga           1b
5. Berry               3b        Bichette            lf
6. Carr                cf        Castilla            3b
7. Gutierrez           ss        J. Reed             c
8. Ausmus              c         Perez               2b
9. Garcia              p         Castillo            p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio singled to left; Gonzalez doubled to center
[Biggio to third]; Bagwell singled to shortstop [Biggio scored,
Gonzalez scored]; Bell forced Bagwell (third to second); Berry
doubled to center [Bell scored]; Carr singled to shortstop
[Berry stayed at second]; Gutierrez forced Berry (third
unassisted) [Carr to second]; HIDALGO RAN FOR CARR; Ausmus was
hit by a pitch [Hidalgo to third, Gutierrez to second]; Garcia
struck out; 3 R, 5 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 3, Rockies 0.

ROCKIES 1ST: HIDALGO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Weiss doubled
to right; Burks singled to center [Weiss scored]; Walker
grounded into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to first)
[Burks out at second]; Galarraga grounded out (second to first);
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Rockies 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); Gonzalez
popped to second; Bagwell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Rockies 1.

ROCKIES 2ND: Bichette popped to catcher; Castilla grounded out
(first to pitcher); J. Reed grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Rockies 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Bell grounded out (third to first); Berry was hit by
a pitch; Hidalgo forced Berry (third to second); Gutierrez
tripled to right [Hidalgo scored]; Ausmus grounded out (third to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Rockies 1.

ROCKIES 3RD: Perez singled to right; Castillo out on a sacrifice
bunt (first to second) [Perez to second]; Weiss struck out;
Burks popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4,
Rockies 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Garcia struck out; Biggio flied to left; Gonzalez
singled to center; Bagwell singled to left [Gonzalez to second];
Bell struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Rockies 1.

ROCKIES 4TH: Walker homered; Galarraga lined to first; Bichette
struck out; Castilla homered; J. Reed grounded out (second to
first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Rockies 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Berry struck out; Hidalgo grounded out (third to
first); Gutierrez flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
4, Rockies 3.

ROCKIES 5TH: SPIERS REPLACED BERRY (PLAYING 3B); Perez doubled
to center; Castillo out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second)
[Perez to third]; Weiss walked; Burks doubled [Perez scored,
Weiss to third]; CABRERA REPLACED GARCIA (PITCHING); Walker was
called out on strikes; Galarraga lined to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 4, Rockies 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Ausmus grounded out (pitcher to first); HOWARD
BATTED FOR CABRERA; Howard grounded out (first unassisted);
Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Rockies 4.

ROCKIES 6TH: LIMA REPLACED HOWARD (PITCHING); Bichette struck
out; Castilla grounded out (shortstop to first); J. Reed popped
to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Rockies 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Gonzalez popped to third; Bagwell grounded out
(shortstop to first); Bell doubled to left; Spiers was walked
intentionally; Hidalgo walked [Bell to third, Spiers to second];
LESKANIC REPLACED CASTILLO (PITCHING); Gutierrez singled to
second [Bell scored, Spiers to third, Hidalgo to second]; Ausmus
walked [Spiers scored, Hidalgo to third, Gutierrez to second];
EUSEBIO BATTED FOR LIMA; Eusebio grounded out (third to first);
2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 6, Rockies 4.

ROCKIES 7TH: MAGNANTE REPLACED EUSEBIO (PITCHING); Perez flied
to right; PULLIAM BATTED FOR LESKANIC; Pulliam homered; Weiss
singled to pitcher; Burks singled to center [Weiss to third];
WAGNER REPLACED MAGNANTE (PITCHING); Burks stole second; Walker
was called out on strikes; Larry Walker ejected by HP umpire
Gerry Davis; HUDEK REPLACED WAGNER (PITCHING); Galarraga was
hit by a pitch; Bichette homered [Weiss scored, Burks scored,
Galarraga scored]; Castilla grounded out (first to pitcher); 5
R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Rockies 9.

ASTROS 8TH: PULLIAM STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); DEJEAN REPLACED
WALKER (PITCHING); Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first);
Gonzalez reached on an error by DeJean (assist by Galarraga)
[Gonzalez to second]; Bagwell doubled to left [Gonzalez scored
(unearned)]; Bell struck out while Bagwell stole third; MUNOZ
REPLACED DEJEAN (PITCHING); Spiers was called out on strikes; 1
R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Rockies 9.

ROCKIES 8TH: J. Reed struck out; Perez walked; Perez was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); Pulliam walked; Weiss
reached on an error by Biggio [Pulliam out at home (second to
catcher), Weiss to second]; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7,
Rockies 9.

ASTROS 9TH: BURKS CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); BICHETTE
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); MCCRACKEN REPLACED MUNOZ
(PLAYING CF); DIPOTO REPLACED PULLIAM (PITCHING); Hidalgo struck
out; Gutierrez was called out on strikes; Ausmus was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Rockies 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7  11   1   10
 Rockies          9  11   1    4


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