Colorado Rockies 6, Houston Astros 5 (12 innings)
Regular Season Game 78
Played on Thursday, June 25, 1998 (D) at Coors Field

HOU N    0  0  2    0  1  0    0  0  2    0  0  0  -   5 13  0
COL N    0  0  1    1  0  3    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   6 14  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     6   2   4   2       0   0       3   4
Spiers 3b                     5   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ausmus ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Magnante p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bell rf                       5   1   3   2       1   0       1   1
Bagwell 1b                    5   0   0   0       0   0      13   1
Alou lf                       5   0   0   1       0   0       3   0
Everett cf                    6   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Eusebio c                     6   0   1   0       0   1       9   0
Bogar ss                      3   1   1   0       0   0       2   3
  Clark ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Gutierrez ss                2   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
Elarton p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Scanlan p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Phillips ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Henry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Berry 3b                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       48   5  13   5       2   2      33  16

BATTING - 
2B: Everett (19,off Saipe).
HR: Biggio (11,3rd inning off Saipe 1 on 1 out); Bell (10,9th inning off Veres
1 on 1 out).
SH: Elarton (2,off Saipe).
HBP: Bagwell (3,by Saipe); Alou (1,by Saipe).
Team LOB: 12.

Colorado Rockies             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Perez ss                      6   1   1   0       0   2       2   2
Barry cf,rf                   6   0   1   0       0   1       6   0
Bichette rf                   4   0   3   1       0   0       3   0
  Goodwin pr,cf               1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Castilla 3b                   5   1   1   0       1   1       1   2
Burks lf                      4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
  Abbott lf                   2   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Helton 1b                     4   1   0   0       1   0      10   5
Lansing 2b                    5   2   3   0       0   0       2   4
Manwaring c                   5   0   2   1       0   2       2   0
Saipe p                       1   0   0   0       1   0       2   2
  Vander Wal ph               1   1   1   3       0   0       0   0
  DeJean p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  DiPoto p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Colbrunn ph                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Veres p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Bates ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Leskanic p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       46   6  14   6       3   9      36  16

FIELDING - 
E: Burks (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Bichette 2 (23,off Elarton 2); Manwaring (6,off Elarton); Lansing (13,off
Elarton); Abbott (1,off Magnante).
HR: Vander Wal (2,6th inning off Elarton 2 on 1 out).
SH: Goodwin (5,off Henry).
IBB: Castilla (7,by Henry).
Team LOB: 11.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Elarton                       6     9   5   5   2   6   1  29
Scanlan                       1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Henry                         1.2   2   0   0   1   0   0   8
Wagner                        1.1   0   0   0   0   2   0   4
Magnante L(3-2)               1     2   1   1   0   1   0   5
Totals                       11    14   6   6   3   9   1  50

Magnante faced 2 batters in the 12th inning
WP: Scanlan (4).
IBB: Henry (1,Castilla).

Colorado Rockies             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Saipe                         6     9   3   3   0   1   1  29
DeJean                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
DiPoto                        1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Veres                         2     2   2   2   0   0   1   8
Leskanic W(4-3)               2     1   0   0   2   0   0   9
Totals                       12    13   5   5   2   2   2  53

HBP: Saipe 2 (2,Bagwell,Alou).

Umpires: HP - Wally Bell, 1B - Gerry Davis, 2B - Paul Nauert, 3B - Jerry Meals
Time of Game: 3:39   Attendance: 48046


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. Eusebio             c         Lansing             2b
8. Bogar               ss        Manwaring           c
9. Elarton             p         Saipe               p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (pitcher to first); Debut
game for Mike Saipe; Spiers grounded out (first to pitcher);
Bell grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Rockies 0.

ROCKIES 1ST: Perez grounded out (second to first); Barry
grounded out (second to first); Bichette doubled to center;
Castilla struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Rockies 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Bagwell flied to center; Alou lined to right;
Everett doubled to right; Eusebio flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Rockies 0.

ROCKIES 2ND: Burks was called out on strikes; Helton grounded
out (shortstop to first); Lansing singled to right; Manwaring
singled to left [Lansing to second]; Saipe grounded out (pitcher
to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Rockies 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bogar singled to left; Elarton out on a sacrifice
bunt (first to second) [Bogar to second]; Biggio homered [Bogar
scored]; Spiers singled to catcher; Bell singled to left [Spiers
to second]; Bagwell lined to left; Alou lined to third; 2 R, 4
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Rockies 0.

ROCKIES 3RD: Perez singled to center; Barry struck out; Bichette
doubled to left [Perez scored]; Castilla grounded out (shortstop
to first); Burks struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Rockies 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Everett singled to left [Everett to second (error by
Burks)]; Eusebio flied to right; Bogar flied to center [Everett
to third]; Elarton was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Rockies 1.

ROCKIES 4TH: Helton grounded out (second to first); Lansing
singled to center; Manwaring doubled to center [Lansing scored];
Saipe walked; Perez forced Saipe (right to shortstop) [Manwaring
to third]; Barry grounded out (first to pitcher); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 2, Rockies 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Biggio singled to left; Spiers forced Biggio (second
to shortstop); Bell singled to third [Spiers to second]; Bagwell
was hit by a pitch [Spiers to third, Bell to second]; Alou was
hit by a pitch [Spiers scored, Bell to third, Bagwell to
second]; Everett popped to shortstop; Eusebio grounded out
(first to pitcher); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 3, Rockies 2.

ROCKIES 5TH: Bichette popped to shortstop; Castilla flied to
center; Burks grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Rockies 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Bogar grounded out (pitcher to first); Elarton
grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio singled to left;
Spiers flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Rockies 2.

ROCKIES 6TH: Helton walked; Lansing doubled to left [Helton to
third]; Manwaring struck out; VANDER WAL BATTED FOR SAIPE;
Vander Wal homered [Helton scored, Lansing scored]; Perez was
called out on strikes; Barry popped to second; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Rockies 5.

ASTROS 7TH: DEJEAN REPLACED VANDER WAL (PITCHING); Bell grounded
out (first unassisted); Bagwell grounded out (third to first);
Alou grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Rockies 5.

ROCKIES 7TH: SCANLAN REPLACED ELARTON (PITCHING); Bichette
singled to right; GOODWIN RAN FOR BICHETTE; Scanlan threw a wild
pitch [Goodwin to second]; Castilla grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Goodwin to third]; Burks grounded out (first
unassisted); Helton grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Rockies 5.

ASTROS 8TH: BARRY CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); GOODWIN STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING CF); DIPOTO REPLACED DEJEAN (PITCHING); Everett
grounded out (pitcher to second to first); Eusebio struck out;
CLARK BATTED FOR BOGAR; Clark singled to left; PHILLIPS BATTED
FOR SCANLAN; Phillips forced Clark (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Rockies 5.

ROCKIES 8TH: GUTIERREZ REPLACED CLARK (PLAYING SS); HENRY
REPLACED PHILLIPS (PITCHING); Lansing flied to right; Manwaring
flied to left; COLBRUNN BATTED FOR DIPOTO; Colbrunn singled to
center; Perez forced Colbrunn (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Rockies 5.

ASTROS 9TH: VERES REPLACED COLBRUNN (PITCHING); ABBOTT REPLACED
BURKS (PLAYING LF); Biggio singled to center; Spiers flied to
left; Bell homered [Biggio scored]; Bagwell popped to first;
Alou lined to right; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Rockies 5.

ROCKIES 9TH: Barry singled to right; Goodwin out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Barry to second]; Castilla was walked
intentionally; Abbott flied to left; WAGNER REPLACED SPIERS
(PITCHING); BERRY REPLACED HENRY (PLAYING 3B); Helton flied to
left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Rockies 5.

ASTROS 10TH: Everett grounded out (first unassisted); Eusebio
grounded out (first to pitcher); Gutierrez grounded out (first
to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Rockies 5.

ROCKIES 10TH: Lansing grounded out (third to first); Manwaring
struck out; BATES BATTED FOR VERES; Bates struck out; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Rockies 5.

ASTROS 11TH: LESKANIC REPLACED BATES (PITCHING); Berry lined to
center; Biggio flied to right; AUSMUS BATTED FOR WAGNER; Ausmus
walked; Bell walked [Ausmus to second]; Bagwell lined to center;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Rockies 5.

ROCKIES 11TH: MAGNANTE REPLACED AUSMUS (PITCHING); Perez was
called out on strikes; Barry grounded out (shortstop to first);
Goodwin grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 5, Rockies 5.

ASTROS 12TH: Alou popped to right; Everett grounded out (second
to pitcher); Eusebio singled to right; Gutierrez flied to right;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Rockies 5.

ROCKIES 12TH: Castilla singled to catcher; Abbott doubled to
center [Castilla scored]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5,
Rockies 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5  13   0   12
 Rockies          6  14   1   11


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