Colorado Rockies 3, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 18
Played on Saturday, April 19, 2008 (N) at Minute Maid Park

COL N    0  1  0    1  1  0    0  0  0  -   3  9  1
HOU N    1  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  5  1
Colorado Rockies             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spilborghs cf                 5   0   1   1       0   1       2   0
  Fuentes p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nix 2b                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Tulowitzki ss                 4   0   0   0       1   1       1   4
Helton 1b                     4   0   3   0       0   1      12   1
Holliday lf                   4   1   0   0       1   1       2   0
Atkins 3b                     4   1   2   0       1   1       0   0
Hawpe rf                      5   0   2   1       0   0       3   0
Barmes 2b                     4   1   0   0       1   0       2   4
  Corpas p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Iannetta c                    3   0   0   0       1   1       4   1
Cook p                        3   0   1   1       0   2       1   2
  Podsednik ph,cf             1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       37   3   9   3       5   9      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Tulowitzki-Barmes-Helton.
E: Barmes (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Atkins (4,off Rodriguez); Helton (6,off Brocail).
HBP: Helton (1,by Villarreal).
Team LOB: 13.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      4   1   1   0       0   1       6   0
Matsui 2b                     3   0   1   0       1   0       0   0
Tejada ss                     4   0   1   0       0   0       0   3
Berkman 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       8   0
Lee lf                        4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Blum 3b                       3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Brocail p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cruz ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pence rf                      3   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Towles c                      3   1   1   1       0   0       9   0
Rodriguez p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Villarreal p                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Geary p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Loretta 3b                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       32   2   5   1       1   5      27   7

FIELDING - 
E: Tejada (2).

BATTING - 
HR: Towles (4,3rd inning off Cook 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Tejada (1,off Cook).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bourn 2 (11,2nd base off Cook/Iannetta,2nd base off Fuentes/Iannetta).

PITCHING
Colorado Rockies             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cook W(2-1)                   7     4   2   1   1   4   1  26
Fuentes                       1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Corpas SV(4)                  1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     5   2   1   1   5   1  33


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rodriguez                     4     5   2   1   3   5   0  21
Villarreal L(0-3)             2     2   1   1   1   2   0  10
Geary                         1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Brocail                       2     1   0   0   1   2   0   8
Totals                        9     9   3   2   5   9   0  43

HBP: Villarreal (1,Helton).

Umpires: HP - Rick Reed, 1B - Jeff Kellogg, 2B - Mark Wegner, 3B - Chad Fairchild
Ejections: HOU Manager Cecil Cooper by Rick Reed [Catch/trap call]
Time of Game: 2:25   Attendance: 34540


Starting Lineups:

   Colorado Rockies              Houston Astros           
1. Spilborghs          cf        Bourn               cf
2. Tulowitzki          ss        Matsui              2b
3. Helton              1b        Tejada              ss
4. Holliday            lf        Berkman             1b
5. Atkins              3b        Lee                 lf
6. Hawpe               rf        Blum                3b
7. Barmes              2b        Pence               rf
8. Iannetta            c         Towles              c
9. Cook                p         Rodriguez           p

ROCKIES 1ST: Spilborghs grounded out (shortstop to first);
Tulowitzki flied to center; Helton singled to right; Holliday
flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rockies 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn reached on an error by Barmes; Bourn stole
second; Matsui singled to second [Bourn to third]; Tejada
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Bourn scored (unearned) (no RBI), Matsui out at second];
Berkman was called out on strikes; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Rockies 0, Astros 1.

ROCKIES 2ND: Atkins doubled to left; Hawpe grounded out (pitcher
to first); Barmes grounded out (pitcher to first); Iannetta
walked; Cook singled to center [Atkins scored, Iannetta to
third]; Spilborghs struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Rockies 1,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Lee flied to right; Blum grounded out (shortstop to
first); Pence grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Rockies 1, Astros 1.

ROCKIES 3RD: Tulowitzki was called out on strikes; Helton
singled to left; Holliday flied to center; Atkins struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rockies 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Towles homered; Rodriguez grounded out (shortstop to
first); Bourn struck out; Matsui walked; Tejada singled to left
[Matsui to second]; Berkman grounded out (first to pitcher); 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Rockies 1, Astros 2.

ROCKIES 4TH: Hawpe flied to right; Barmes walked; Iannetta
reached on an error by Tejada [Barmes to second]; Cook struck
out; Spilborghs singled to center [Barmes scored (unearned),
Iannetta to second]; Tulowitzki walked [Iannetta to third,
Spilborghs to second]; Helton struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E,
3 LOB.  Rockies 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Lee flied to right; Blum grounded out (second to
first); Pence singled to second; Towles grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rockies 2, Astros 2.

ROCKIES 5TH: VILLARREAL REPLACED RODRIGUEZ (PITCHING); Holliday
walked; Atkins singled to left [Holliday to third]; Hawpe
singled to right [Holliday scored, Atkins to second]; Barmes
popped to first; Iannetta struck out; Cook was called out on
strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Rockies 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Villarreal was called out on strikes; Bourn grounded
out (pitcher to first); Matsui flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Rockies 3, Astros 2.

ROCKIES 6TH: Spilborghs flied to center; Tulowitzki grounded out
(shortstop to first); Helton was hit by a pitch; Holliday flied
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rockies 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Tejada lined to second; Berkman grounded out (second
to first); Lee grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Rockies 3, Astros 2.

ROCKIES 7TH: GEARY REPLACED VILLARREAL (PITCHING); Atkins flied
to left; Hawpe singled to center; Barmes flied to right;
Iannetta grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Rockies 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Blum flied to center; Ryan Spilborghs made a
diving catch moving away from the plate; the ball appeared to
bounce out of the glove; Spilborghs held the ball up in his bare
hand and 2B umpire Mark Wegner ruled it a catch; Houston manager
Cecil Cooper came out to protest the call; the umpires huddled
and let the call stand; Cooper was ejected by HP umpire Rick
Reed; Pence struck out (catcher to first); Towles flied to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies 3, Astros 2.

ROCKIES 8TH: BROCAIL REPLACED BLUM (PITCHING); LORETTA REPLACED
GEARY (PLAYING 3B); PODSEDNIK BATTED FOR COOK; Podsednik struck
out; Spilborghs grounded out (shortstop to first); Tulowitzki
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies 3,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: FUENTES REPLACED SPILBORGHS (PITCHING); PODSEDNIK
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Loretta popped to shortstop; On a
bunt Bourn singled to first; Bourn stole second; Matsui flied to
left; Tejada flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rockies 3,
Astros 2.

ROCKIES 9TH: Helton doubled to right; Holliday struck out;
Atkins walked; Hawpe flied to center; Barmes flied to center; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Rockies 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: NIX REPLACED FUENTES (PLAYING 2B); CORPAS REPLACED
BARMES (PITCHING); Berkman grounded out (pitcher to first); Lee
struck out; CRUZ BATTED FOR BROCAIL; Cruz grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rockies 3, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Rockies          3   9   1   13
 Astros           2   5   1    4


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