Houston Astros 13, Colorado Rockies 4
Regular Season Game 7
Played on Monday, April 6, 1998 (D) at Astrodome

COL N    0  1  0    1  0  0    0  0  2  -   4 13  2
HOU N    2  1  3    0  0  3    4  0  x  -  13 15  1
Colorado Rockies             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lansing 2b                    3   0   1   0       1   1       2   0
  Veres p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McElroy p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Vander Wal ph               1   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Goodwin cf                    3   1   0   0       2   0       5   0
Burks lf                      4   1   1   1       1   0       3   0
Bichette rf                   5   1   5   2       0   0       4   0
Castilla 3b                   5   0   1   1       0   1       2   1
Colbrunn 1b                   4   0   2   0       0   1       3   0
Perez ss                      4   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Manwaring c                   4   0   2   0       0   0       5   0
Thomson p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Bates ph,2b                 2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       37   4  13   4       4   4      24   4

FIELDING - 
E: Castilla (3), Manwaring (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Bichette (4,off Hampton); Perez (2,off Hampton).
HR: Burks (3,4th inning off Hampton 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Burks (2,off Hampton); Perez (3,off Hampton).
Team LOB: 10.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   2   2   0       0   1       2   5
  Berry ph,3b                 1   0   1   1       0   0       1   2
Bell rf                       5   2   3   1       0   1       2   0
Bagwell 1b                    5   2   2   3       0   1      10   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Spiers 3b,2b                  4   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
Everett cf                    5   1   1   1       0   1       1   1
Hidalgo lf                    4   2   2   2       1   0       2   0
Gutierrez ss                  5   1   1   0       0   1       2   5
Ausmus c                      3   2   1   0       1   0       5   0
Hampton p                     3   0   1   1       0   0       0   3
  Howell ph,1b                1   1   1   2       0   0       1   0
Totals                       40  13  15  11       3   5      27  17

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Gutierrez-Biggio-Bagwell, Gutierrez-Biggio-Bagwell.
E: Everett (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (2,off Thomson).
3B: Ausmus (1,off Thomson).
HR: Hidalgo (1,3rd inning off Thomson 1 on 1 out); Bagwell (3,6th inning off
Thomson 1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Everett (1,2nd base off Thomson/Manwaring).

PITCHING
Colorado Rockies             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Thomson L(1-1)                6    12   9   9   1   3   2  31
Veres                         0.2   3   4   3   2   2   0   8
McElroy                       1.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        8    15  13  12   3   5   2  43


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hampton W(1-0)                7     9   2   2   2   2   1  29
Miller                        2     4   2   2   2   2   0  12
Totals                        9    13   4   4   4   4   1  41


Umpires: HP - Joe West, 1B - Jeff Kellogg, 2B - Kerwin Danley, 3B - Jim Quick
Time of Game: 2:51   Attendance: 13553


Starting Lineups:

   Colorado Rockies              Houston Astros           
1. Lansing             2b        Biggio              2b
2. Goodwin             cf        Bell                rf
3. Burks               lf        Bagwell             1b
4. Bichette            rf        Spiers              3b
5. Castilla            3b        Everett             cf
6. Colbrunn            1b        Hidalgo             lf
7. Perez               ss        Gutierrez           ss
8. Manwaring           c         Ausmus              c
9. Thomson             p         Hampton             p

ROCKIES 1ST: Lansing singled to center; On a bunt Goodwin forced
Lansing (pitcher to shortstop); Burks grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Goodwin out at second]; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio singled to shortstop; Bell singled to right
[Biggio to third]; Bagwell grounded out (third to first) [Biggio
scored, Bell to second]; Spiers flied to left; Everett singled
to center [Bell scored]; Hidalgo flied to center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Rockies 0, Astros 2.

ROCKIES 2ND: Bichette doubled to center [Bichette to third
(error by Everett)]; Castilla singled to right [Bichette
scored]; Colbrunn struck out; Perez grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Castilla out at second]; 1 R, 2
H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Gutierrez struck out; Ausmus tripled to right;
Hampton singled to right [Ausmus scored]; Biggio flied to
center; Bell flied to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rockies 1,
Astros 3.

ROCKIES 3RD: Manwaring grounded out (shortstop to first);
Thomson grounded out (pitcher to first); Lansing walked; Goodwin
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Rockies 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Bagwell singled to left; Spiers walked [Bagwell to
second]; Everett forced Spiers (shortstop to second) [Bagwell to
third]; Everett stole second [Bagwell scored (error by
Manwaring), Everett to third]; Hidalgo homered [Everett scored];
Gutierrez flied to right; Ausmus lined to left; 3 R, 2 H, 1 E, 0
LOB.  Rockies 1, Astros 6.

ROCKIES 4TH: Burks homered; Bichette singled to center; Castilla
flied to center; Colbrunn singled to center [Bichette to
second]; Perez flied to left; Manwaring singled to center
[Bichette out at home (center to catcher), Colbrunn to second];
1 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Rockies 2, Astros 6.

ASTROS 4TH: Hampton popped to third; Biggio struck out; Bell
singled to center; Bagwell struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Rockies 2, Astros 6.

ROCKIES 5TH: Thomson grounded out (third to first); Lansing was
called out on strikes; Goodwin walked; Burks grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rockies 2, Astros 6.

ASTROS 5TH: Spiers grounded out (pitcher to first); Everett
lined to second; Hidalgo singled to left; Gutierrez lined to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rockies 2, Astros 6.

ROCKIES 6TH: Bichette singled to left; Castilla flied to left;
Colbrunn forced Bichette (second to shortstop); Perez doubled to
right [Colbrunn to third]; Manwaring grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Rockies 2, Astros 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Ausmus popped to third; Hampton flied to center;
Biggio doubled to left; Bell singled to left [Biggio scored];
Bagwell homered [Bell scored]; Spiers flied to center; 3 R, 3 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies 2, Astros 9.

ROCKIES 7TH: BATES BATTED FOR THOMSON; Bates grounded out
(second to first); Lansing flied to right; Goodwin grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies 2, Astros 9.

ASTROS 7TH: VERES REPLACED LANSING (PITCHING); BATES STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 2B); Everett struck out; Hidalgo walked; Gutierrez
singled to center [Hidalgo to second]; Ausmus walked [Hidalgo to
third, Gutierrez to second]; HOWELL BATTED FOR HAMPTON; Howell
singled to right [Hidalgo scored, Gutierrez scored, Ausmus to
third]; BERRY BATTED FOR BIGGIO; Berry singled to right [Ausmus
scored, Howell to third]; Bell struck out; Bagwell reached on an
error by Castilla [Howell scored (unearned) (no RBI), Berry to
third, Bagwell to second]; MCELROY REPLACED VERES (PITCHING);
Spiers grounded out (shortstop to first); 4 R (3 ER), 3 H, 1 E,
2 LOB.  Rockies 2, Astros 13.

ROCKIES 8TH: MILLER REPLACED BAGWELL (PITCHING); HOWELL STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); SPIERS CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B);
BERRY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); Burks grounded out (third to
first); Bichette singled to center; Castilla struck out;
Colbrunn singled to center [Bichette to second]; Perez flied to
right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Rockies 2, Astros 13.

ASTROS 8TH: Everett flied to right; Hidalgo flied to center;
Gutierrez lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies 2,
Astros 13.

ROCKIES 9TH: Manwaring singled to right; Bates was called out on
strikes; VANDER WAL BATTED FOR MCELROY; Vander Wal forced
Manwaring (third to second); Goodwin walked [Vander Wal to
second]; Burks walked [Vander Wal to third, Goodwin to second];
Bichette singled to left [Vander Wal scored, Goodwin scored,
Burks to second]; Castilla forced Burks (third unassisted); 2 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Rockies 4, Astros 13.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Rockies          4  13   2   10
 Astros          13  15   1    6


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