Colorado Rockies 8, Houston Astros 6
Regular Season Game 77
Played on Wednesday, June 24, 1998 (N) at Coors Field

HOU N    3  0  3    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   6  6  1
COL N    0  0  5    0  2  0    1  0  x  -   8 14  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       2   6
Spiers 3b                     3   2   1   0       1   1       0   2
Bell rf                       3   2   1   1       1   0       2   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   2   2   5       0   2      12   0
Alou lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Everett cf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Gutierrez ss                  1   0   0   0       2   1       1   2
  Harris p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Magnante p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Clark ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Ausmus c                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Bergman p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bogar ss                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       30   6   6   6       4   7      24  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Spiers-Biggio-Bagwell.
E: Bagwell (3).

BATTING - 
HR: Bagwell 2 (14,1st inning off Astacio 2 on 1 out,3rd inning off Astacio
1 on 0 out).
SH: Bergman (3,off Astacio).
GDP: Spiers (4,off Astacio); Ausmus (10,off Veres).
Team LOB: 2.

Colorado Rockies             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Perez ss                      5   0   2   0       0   0       1   4
Barry cf,rf                   4   0   0   1       1   0       2   0
Bichette rf                   5   2   3   1       0   0       0   0
  Goodwin pr,cf               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Castilla 3b                   5   2   2   1       0   0       0   1
Burks lf                      3   1   1   1       1   0       1   0
Helton 1b                     4   2   3   3       0   0       9   2
Lansing 2b                    3   0   1   0       0   0       5   3
Manwaring c                   3   0   1   1       0   1       7   0
Astacio p                     4   1   1   0       0   0       2   3
  Veres p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   8  14   8       2   1      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Lansing-Perez-Helton, Perez-Lansing-Helton.

BATTING - 
2B: Castilla (12,off Bergman); Astacio (1,off Harris).
3B: Castilla (1,off Bergman).
HR: Helton (9,3rd inning off Bergman 2 on 2 out); Bichette (10,5th inning off
Bergman 0 on 0 out).
SF: Manwaring (1,off Harris).
HBP: Lansing (2,by Bergman).
GDP: Castilla (10,off Magnante).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Perez (2,2nd base by Miller/Ausmus).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bergman L(6-4)                4.2   9   7   2   1   1   2  26
Miller                        0.2   1   0   0   1   0   0   3
Harris                        1.1   3   1   1   0   0   0   7
Magnante                      1.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        8    14   8   3   2   1   2  40

HBP: Bergman (3,Lansing).

Colorado Rockies             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Astacio W(5-8)                8     5   6   6   4   7   2  32
Veres SV(2)                   1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     6   6   6   4   7   2  35

WP: Astacio (2).

Umpires: HP - Jerry Meals, 1B - Wally Bell, 2B - Gerry Davis, 3B - Paul Nauert
Time of Game: 2:37   Attendance: 48150


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Colorado Rockies         
1. Biggio              2b        Perez               ss
2. Spiers              3b        Barry               cf
3. Bell                rf        Bichette            rf
4. Bagwell             1b        Castilla            3b
5. Alou                lf        Burks               lf
6. Everett             cf        Helton              1b
7. Gutierrez           ss        Lansing             2b
8. Ausmus              c         Manwaring           c
9. Bergman             p         Astacio             p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio struck out; Spiers singled to right; Bell
walked [Spiers to second]; Bagwell homered [Spiers scored, Bell
scored]; Alou popped to second; Everett grounded out (first to
pitcher); 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Rockies 0.

ROCKIES 1ST: Perez grounded out (second to first); Barry
grounded out (second to first); Bichette made an out to first; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Rockies 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Gutierrez walked; Ausmus struck out; Bergman out on
a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Gutierrez to second];
Biggio popped to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3,
Rockies 0.

ROCKIES 2ND: Castilla grounded out (third to first); Burks
singled to shortstop; Helton singled to center [Burks to
second]; Lansing lined to right [Burks to third]; Manwaring
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3,
Rockies 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Spiers walked; Astacio threw a wild pitch [Spiers to
second]; Bell singled to center [Spiers scored]; Bagwell homered
[Bell scored]; Alou grounded out (third to first); Everett
grounded out (first to pitcher); Gutierrez walked; Ausmus popped
to second; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Rockies 0.

ROCKIES 3RD: Astacio reached on an error by Bagwell (assist by
Gutierrez) [Astacio to second]; On a bunt Perez grounded out
(catcher to first) [Astacio to third]; Barry grounded out
(second to first) [Astacio scored (unearned)]; Bichette singled
to second; Castilla doubled to center [Bichette scored
(unearned)]; Burks walked; Helton homered (unearned) [Castilla
scored (unearned), Burks scored (unearned)]; Lansing flied to
right; 5 R (0 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Rockies 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Bergman popped to second; Biggio lined to left;
Spiers struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Rockies 5.

ROCKIES 4TH: Manwaring struck out; Astacio lined to center;
Perez singled to left; Barry grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Rockies 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Bell grounded out (shortstop to first); Bagwell
struck out; Alou grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 6, Rockies 5.

ROCKIES 5TH: Bichette homered; Castilla tripled to center; Burks
grounded out (first unassisted) [Castilla scored]; Helton lined
to center; Lansing was hit by a pitch; Manwaring singled to left
[Lansing to third]; MILLER REPLACED BERGMAN (PITCHING); Astacio
grounded out (catcher to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
6, Rockies 7.

ASTROS 6TH: Everett grounded out (second to first); Gutierrez
struck out; Ausmus popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 6, Rockies 7.

ROCKIES 6TH: Perez singled to right; Perez was caught stealing
second (catcher to shortstop); Barry walked; BOGAR REPLACED
MILLER (PLAYING SS); HARRIS REPLACED GUTIERREZ (PITCHING);
Bichette flied to center; Castilla flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Rockies 7.

ASTROS 7TH: Bogar was called out on strikes; Biggio singled to
right; Spiers grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [Biggio out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
6, Rockies 7.

ROCKIES 7TH: Burks popped to second; Helton singled to left;
Lansing singled to left [Helton to third]; Manwaring out on a
sacrifice fly to center [Helton scored]; Astacio doubled to
right [Lansing to third]; MAGNANTE REPLACED HARRIS (PITCHING);
Perez grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 6, Rockies 8.

ASTROS 8TH: Bell grounded out (pitcher to first); Bagwell struck
out; Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 6, Rockies 8.

ROCKIES 8TH: Barry flied to center; Bichette singled to left;
GOODWIN RAN FOR BICHETTE; Castilla grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Goodwin out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Rockies 8.

ASTROS 9TH: BARRY CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); GOODWIN STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING CF); VERES REPLACED ASTACIO (PITCHING); Everett
flied to right; CLARK BATTED FOR MAGNANTE; Clark singled to
left; Ausmus grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Clark out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6,
Rockies 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6   6   1    2
 Rockies          8  14   0    8


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