Houston Astros 15, Colorado Rockies 2
Regular Season Game 4
Played on Friday, April 3, 1998 (N) at Astrodome

COL N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  1  0  -   2  6  2
HOU N    2  2  1    0  1  1    7  1  x  -  15 18  0
Colorado Rockies             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lansing 2b                    3   0   0   0       0   1       3   2
  Jones p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Munoz p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Colbrunn ph                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Goodwin cf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Burks cf                      3   1   2   2       1   0       0   0
  Leskanic p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Walker rf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Vander Wal ph,rf            1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Bichette lf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Castilla 3b                   4   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Helton 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       6   1
Reed c                        3   0   1   0       0   2       7   2
Perez ss                      3   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Wright p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Bates ph,2b                 2   1   1   0       0   0       2   1
Totals                       31   2   6   2       1   4      24  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Castilla-Lansing-Helton.
E: Lansing (1), Castilla (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Bates (1,off Magnante).
HR: Burks (2,6th inning off Lima 0 on 2 out).
HBP: Colbrunn (1,by Magnante).
GDP: Walker (1,off Lima); Perez (2,off Magnante).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   2   3   1       0   2       1   2
  Howell 1b                   0   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Bell rf                       4   3   3   6       2   1       0   0
  Henry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   2   2   2       1   1       8   2
  Bogar 2b                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Berry 3b                      3   2   3   0       2   0       0   7
Alou lf                       4   0   1   1       0   1       2   0
  Everett pr,cf               1   1   0   0       0   0       1   0
Hidalgo cf,lf                 5   0   2   3       0   0       4   0
Gutierrez ss                  5   3   3   1       0   0       1   2
Ausmus c                      4   0   1   0       1   1       4   0
Lima p                        3   2   0   0       1   1       2   0
  Magnante p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Clark ph,rf                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       40  15  18  14       8   7      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Biggio-Gutierrez-Bagwell, Berry-Bogar-Howell.

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (1,off Wright); Berry (1,off Wright); Hidalgo (1,off Wright); Alou
(1,off Munoz); Bell (5,off Munoz).
HR: Bell (1,6th inning off Jones 0 on 2 out); Bagwell (1,7th inning off Munoz
1 on 2 out).
GDP: Bagwell (2,off Wright).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bell (1,2nd base off Wright/Reed); Bagwell (1,2nd base off Wright/Reed);
Gutierrez (1,2nd base off Wright/Reed).
CS: Bell (1,2nd base by Wright/Reed); Ausmus (1,3rd base by Wright/Reed).

PITCHING
Colorado Rockies             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wright L(0-1)                 5     8   6   5   5   4   0  26
Jones                         1     1   1   1   0   3   1   4
Munoz                         1     8   7   7   0   0   1  11
Leskanic                      1     1   1   1   3   0   0   7
Totals                        8    18  15  14   8   7   2  48


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lima W(1-0)                   7     4   1   1   1   4   1  25
Magnante                      1     2   1   1   0   0   0   5
Henry                         1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     6   2   2   1   4   1  33

Lima faced 1 batter in the 8th inning
HBP: Magnante (1,Colbrunn).

Umpires: HP - Jeff Kellogg, 1B - Kerwin Danley, 2B - Jim Quick, 3B - Joe West
Time of Game: 2:47   Attendance: 26026


Starting Lineups:

   Colorado Rockies              Houston Astros           
1. Lansing             2b        Biggio              2b
2. Burks               cf        Bell                rf
3. Walker              rf        Bagwell             1b
4. Bichette            lf        Berry               3b
5. Castilla            3b        Alou                lf
6. Helton              1b        Hidalgo             cf
7. Reed                c         Gutierrez           ss
8. Perez               ss        Ausmus              c
9. Wright              p         Lima                p

ROCKIES 1ST: Lansing grounded out (third to first); Burks
walked; Walker grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [Burks out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio struck out; Bell walked; Bell stole second;
Bagwell walked; Berry walked [Bell to third, Bagwell to second];
Alou flied to left; Hidalgo singled to right [Bell scored,
Bagwell scored, Berry to third]; Gutierrez forced Hidalgo
(second unassisted); 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Rockies 0, Astros 2.

ROCKIES 2ND: Bichette flied to center; Castilla grounded out
(third to first); Helton grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Ausmus was called out on strikes; Lima walked;
Biggio doubled to third [Lima to third]; Bell singled to center
[Lima scored, Biggio scored]; Bell was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); Bagwell singled to center; Bagwell stole
second; Berry walked; Alou forced Berry (third to second); 2 R,
3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Rockies 0, Astros 4.

ROCKIES 3RD: Reed struck out; Perez singled to right; Wright
struck out; Lansing forced Perez (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rockies 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 3RD: Hidalgo grounded out (pitcher to first); Gutierrez
singled to right; Gutierrez stole second [Gutierrez to third
(error by Lansing)]; Ausmus reached on a fielder's choice
[Gutierrez scored (error by Castilla) (unearned) (no RBI),
Ausmus to second]; Ausmus was caught stealing third (catcher to
third); Lima popped to right; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 2 E, 0 LOB. 
Rockies 0, Astros 5.

ROCKIES 4TH: Burks grounded out (third to first); Walker flied
to left; Bichette singled to left; Castilla flied to center; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rockies 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Biggio singled to shortstop; Bell struck out;
Bagwell grounded into a double play (third to second to first)
[Biggio out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies 0, Astros
5.

ROCKIES 5TH: Helton grounded out (second to first); Reed struck
out; Perez popped to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies 0,
Astros 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Berry doubled to left; Alou struck out; Hidalgo
doubled to left [Berry scored]; Gutierrez grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Hidalgo to third]; Ausmus grounded out
(second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rockies 0, Astros 6.

ROCKIES 6TH: BATES BATTED FOR WRIGHT; Bates flied to left;
Lansing struck out; Burks homered; Walker grounded out (first to
pitcher); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies 1, Astros 6.

ASTROS 6TH: JONES REPLACED LANSING (PITCHING); BATES STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 2B); Lima struck out; Biggio struck out; Bell
homered; Bagwell was called out on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Rockies 1, Astros 7.

ROCKIES 7TH: Bichette grounded out (third to first); Castilla
grounded out (third to first); Helton grounded out (first to
pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies 1, Astros 7.

ASTROS 7TH: MUNOZ REPLACED JONES (PITCHING); Berry singled to
center; Alou doubled to left [Berry scored]; EVERETT RAN FOR
ALOU; Hidalgo grounded out (third to first) [Everett to third];
Gutierrez singled to center [Everett scored]; Ausmus singled to
left [Gutierrez to second]; Lima forced Ausmus (pitcher to
second) [Gutierrez to third]; Biggio singled to right [Gutierrez
scored, Lima to third]; Bell doubled to left [Lima scored,
Biggio scored]; Bagwell homered [Bell scored]; Berry singled to
center; Everett grounded out (first to pitcher); 7 R, 8 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Rockies 1, Astros 14.

ROCKIES 8TH: HOWELL REPLACED BIGGIO (PLAYING 1B); BOGAR REPLACED
BAGWELL (PLAYING 2B); HIDALGO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF);
EVERETT STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Reed singled to second;
MAGNANTE REPLACED LIMA (PITCHING); Perez grounded into a double
play (third to second to first) [Reed out at second]; Bates
doubled to left; COLBRUNN BATTED FOR MUNOZ; Colbrunn was hit by
a pitch; Burks singled to right [Bates scored, Colbrunn to
third]; VANDER WAL BATTED FOR WALKER; Vander Wal grounded out
(pitcher to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Rockies 2, Astros 14.

ASTROS 8TH: LESKANIC REPLACED BURKS (PITCHING); VANDER WAL
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); GOODWIN REPLACED COLBRUNN (PLAYING
CF); Hidalgo grounded out (second to first); Gutierrez singled
to center; Ausmus walked [Gutierrez to second]; CLARK BATTED FOR
MAGNANTE; Clark flied to right; Howell walked [Gutierrez to
third, Ausmus to second]; Bell walked [Gutierrez scored, Ausmus
to third, Howell to second]; Bogar forced Bell (shortstop to
second); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Rockies 2, Astros 15.

ROCKIES 9TH: HENRY REPLACED BELL (PITCHING); CLARK STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING RF); Bichette lined to left; Castilla grounded out
(third to first); Helton flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Rockies 2, Astros 15.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Rockies          2   6   2    4
 Astros          15  18   0    9


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