Colorado Rockies 8, Houston Astros 6
Regular Season Game 146
Played on Wednesday, September 11, 2002 (N) at Minute Maid Park

COL N    0  0  0    1  5  0    2  0  0  -   8 11  0
HOU N    0  0  1    0  0  2    0  2  1  -   6 13  2
Colorado Rockies             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Pierre cf                     5   1   2   1       0   0       1   0
Romano 2b                     4   2   1   0       1   0       1   2
Helton 1b                     3   2   2   2       1   0      10   0
  Norton 1b                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Payton rf                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Kapler rf                   3   0   1   1       0   0       3   1
Zeile 3b                      4   0   1   1       0   1       1   1
  Butler 3b                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Cust lf                       3   1   0   0       1   0       1   0
  Mercker p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jones p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jimenez p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bennett c                     4   1   1   0       0   0       6   0
Uribe ss                      4   1   1   1       0   1       1   5
Cook p                        2   0   1   1       0   0       1   2
  Gload ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Speier p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Petrick lf                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       35   8  11   7       3   4      27  11

BATTING - 
HR: Helton (27,7th inning off Borbon 1 on 2 out).
GDP: Cust (2,off Saarloos).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Romano (1,2nd base off Saarloos/Ausmus); Pierre 2 (43,2nd base off Saarloos/Ausmus,2nd
base off Robertson/Ausmus); Kapler (4,2nd base off Puffer/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hunter cf                     4   1   3   0       1   1       2   1
Biggio 2b                     5   1   1   0       0   0       1   3
Berkman rf                    4   2   4   1       1   0       1   0
Bagwell 1b                    5   2   3   5       0   0      14   0
Ward lf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Vizcaino 3b,ss                4   0   1   0       0   0       0   4
Ausmus c                      4   0   0   0       0   2       5   0
Everett ss                    3   0   0   0       0   1       3   4
  Merced ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Ensberg 3b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Saarloos p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
  Puffer p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Zinter ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mlicki p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Borbon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Zaun ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cruz p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Stone p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Robertson p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Loretta ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38   6  13   6       2   6      27  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Saarloos-Everett-Bagwell.
E: Bagwell (6), Ausmus (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Hunter 3 (15,off Cook 2,off Jimenez).
HR: Bagwell 2 (30,6th inning off Cook 1 on 0 out,8th inning off Mercker 1 on
0 out).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Colorado Rockies             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cook W(2-1)                   6     7   3   3   1   4   1  25
Speier                        1     0   0   0   1   0   0   4
Mercker                       0.1   2   2   2   0   1   1   3
Jones                         0.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Jimenez SV(38)                1     3   1   1   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9    13   6   6   2   6   2  40


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Saarloos L(6-5)               4.2   7   6   5   3   0   0  21
Puffer                        0.1   1   0   0   0   1   0   2
Mlicki                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Borbon                        1     2   2   2   0   1   1   5
Cruz                          1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Stone                         0.2   0   0   0   0   2   0   2
Robertson                     0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        9    11   8   7   3   4   1  38


Umpires: HP - Mark Hirschbeck, 1B - Paul Schrieber, 2B - Jim Reynolds, 3B - Tim Timmons
Time of Game: 3:13   Attendance: 29185


Starting Lineups:

   Colorado Rockies              Houston Astros           
1. Pierre              cf        Hunter              cf
2. Romano              2b        Biggio              2b
3. Helton              1b        Berkman             rf
4. Payton              rf        Bagwell             1b
5. Zeile               3b        Ward                lf
6. Cust                lf        Vizcaino            3b
7. Bennett             c         Ausmus              c
8. Uribe               ss        Everett             ss
9. Cook                p         Saarloos            p

ROCKIES 1ST: Pierre grounded out (second to first); Romano
grounded out (pitcher to first); Helton grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Hunter struck out; Biggio grounded out (shortstop to
first); Berkman singled; Bagwell forced Berkman (third to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rockies 0, Astros 0.

ROCKIES 2ND: Payton singled to center; Zeile popped to first;
Cust grounded into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to first)
[Payton out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies 0, Astros
0.

ASTROS 2ND: Ward singled to left; Vizcaino grounded out (first
unassisted) [Ward to second]; Ausmus was called out on strikes;
Everett struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rockies 0, Astros 0.

ROCKIES 3RD: Bennett grounded out (third to first); Uribe
grounded out (shortstop to first); Cook lined to pitcher; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Saarloos grounded out (shortstop to first); Hunter
doubled to right; KAPLER REPLACED PAYTON (PLAYING RF); Biggio
grounded out (pitcher to first) [Hunter to third]; Berkman
walked; Bagwell singled to right [Hunter scored, Berkman to
second]; Berkman was picked off second (pitcher to shortstop); 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rockies 0, Astros 1.

ROCKIES 4TH: Pierre grounded out (third to first); Romano
singled to center; Romano stole second; Helton walked; Kapler
grounded out (third to first) [Romano to third, Helton to
second]; Zeile singled to center [Romano scored, Helton out at
home (center to catcher)]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rockies 1,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Ward popped to third; Vizcaino flied to center;
Ausmus struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies 1, Astros 1.

ROCKIES 5TH: Cust walked; Bennett singled to right [Cust to
second]; Uribe singled to left [Cust scored, Bennett to second];
Cook singled to left [Bennett scored, Uribe to third]; Pierre
forced Cook (shortstop to second) [Uribe scored]; Pierre stole
second; Romano walked; Pierre was picked off second (pitcher to
shortstop); Helton singled [Romano to second]; PUFFER REPLACED
SAARLOOS (PITCHING); Kapler singled to center [Romano scored,
Helton to third]; Kapler stole second [Helton scored (error by
Ausmus) (unearned), Kapler to third]; Zeile struck out; 5 R (4
ER), 5 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Rockies 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Everett grounded out (shortstop to first); ZINTER
BATTED FOR PUFFER; Zinter grounded out (second to first); Hunter
doubled to left; Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rockies 6, Astros 1.

ROCKIES 6TH: MLICKI REPLACED ZINTER (PITCHING); Cust popped to
shortstop; Bennett grounded out (shortstop to first); Uribe
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies
6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Berkman singled to left; Bagwell homered [Berkman
scored]; Ward popped to pitcher; Vizcaino flied to left; Ausmus
grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Rockies 6, Astros 3.

ROCKIES 7TH: GLOAD BATTED FOR COOK; BORBON REPLACED MLICKI
(PITCHING); Gload struck out; Pierre singled to left; Romano
flied to center; Helton homered [Pierre scored]; Kapler flied to
center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies 8, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: SPEIER REPLACED GLOAD (PITCHING); Everett popped to
first in foul territory; ZAUN BATTED FOR BORBON; Zaun flied to
right; Hunter walked; Biggio grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rockies 8, Astros 3.

ROCKIES 8TH: CRUZ REPLACED ZAUN (PITCHING); Zeile grounded out
(third to first); Cust grounded out (pitcher to first); Bennett
flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies 8, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: BUTLER REPLACED ZEILE (PLAYING 3B); PETRICK REPLACED
SPEIER (PLAYING LF); MERCKER REPLACED CUST (PITCHING); Berkman
singled; NORTON REPLACED HELTON (PLAYING 1B); Bagwell homered
[Berkman scored]; Ward struck out; JONES REPLACED MERCKER
(PITCHING); Vizcaino singled to left; Ausmus flied to right;
MERCED BATTED FOR EVERETT; Merced struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Rockies 8, Astros 5.

ROCKIES 9TH: ENSBERG REPLACED MERCED (PLAYING 3B); VIZCAINO
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING SS); STONE REPLACED CRUZ (PITCHING);
Uribe struck out; Petrick struck out; ROBERTSON REPLACED STONE
(PITCHING); Pierre singled; Pierre stole second [Pierre to third
(error by Bagwell)]; Romano grounded out (first unassisted); 0
R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Rockies 8, Astros 5.

ASTROS 9TH: LORETTA BATTED FOR ROBERTSON; JIMENEZ REPLACED JONES
(PITCHING); Loretta flied to right; Hunter doubled to right
[Hunter out at third (right to third)]; Biggio singled to left;
Biggio advanced to second because of defensive indifference
[Biggio to second]; Berkman singled to center [Biggio scored];
Bagwell popped to first; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rockies 8,
Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Rockies          8  11   0    3
 Astros           6  13   2    7


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