Houston Astros 7, Colorado Rockies 5
Regular Season Game 143
Played on Sunday, September 7, 2008 (D) at Coors Field

HOU N    0  0  3    0  0  1    0  2  1  -   7 12  0
COL N    0  0  2    0  0  3    0  0  0  -   5  9  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      4   1   0   0       1   1       4   0
Loretta 2b                    4   1   3   1       0   0       1   3
  Maysonet pr,2b              1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Hawkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Valverde p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Tejada ss                     4   1   1   0       0   1       3   1
Berkman 1b                    2   0   0   1       2   0       5   1
Pence rf                      4   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
Castillo 3b                   3   1   3   2       1   0       0   1
Abercrombie lf                4   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Ausmus c                      3   0   1   0       0   1       7   0
  Erstad ph                   1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Quintero c                  0   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Rodriguez p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Backe ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Cassel p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Blum ph                     0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Sampson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brocail p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Newhan ph,2b                1   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
Totals                       33   7  12   7       5   5      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Tejada-Loretta-Berkman.

BATTING - 
2B: Loretta (15,off de la Rosa); Tejada (33,off de la Rosa).
3B: Newhan (2,off Buchholz).
SH: Tejada (1,off Corpas); Abercrombie (1,off Buchholz).
SF: Berkman (4,off de la Rosa); Castillo (1,off de la Rosa); Blum (6,off Rusch).
GDP: Pence (14,off Corpas).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Abercrombie 2 (2,2nd base off de la Rosa/Iannetta 2); Bourn (37,2nd base
off de la Rosa/Iannetta); Pence (9,2nd base off Vizcaino/Iannetta).

Colorado Rockies             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Barmes 2b                     5   1   3   0       0   0       3   1
Spilborghs cf                 2   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
  Corpas p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Podsednik ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Buchholz p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Vizcaino p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Baker ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Holliday lf                   5   0   1   2       0   2       1   0
Atkins 1b                     4   1   2   0       0   2      12   0
Iannetta c                    3   1   0   0       1   1       5   1
Hawpe rf                      4   1   2   3       0   1       2   0
Tulowitzki ss                 4   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
Stewart 3b                    3   0   1   0       1   1       1   3
de la Rosa p                  2   1   0   0       0   0       0   3
  Rusch p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Taveras ph,cf               1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       35   5   9   5       3  11      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Tulowitzki-Barmes-Atkins.
E: Taveras (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Holliday (35,off Cassel).
HR: Hawpe (23,6th inning off Sampson 2 on 0 out).
HBP: Taveras (4,by Sampson).
GDP: Tulowitzki (14,off Cassel).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Barmes (10,2nd base off Rodriguez/Ausmus).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rodriguez                     1     1   0   0   0   3   0   4
Cassel                        4     4   2   2   2   2   0  17
Sampson                       1     2   3   3   1   1   1   7
Brocail W(7-5)                1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Hawkins                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Valverde SV(40)               1     1   0   0   0   3   0   4
Totals                        9     9   5   5   3  11   1  39

WP: Cassel (2).
HBP: Sampson (3,Taveras).

Colorado Rockies             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
de la Rosa                    5.1   6   4   4   4   3   0  26
Rusch                         0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Corpas                        1     1   0   0   1   0   0   4
Buchholz L(6-5)               1     3   2   2   0   0   0   6
Vizcaino                      1     2   1   1   0   2   0   5
Totals                        9    12   7   7   5   5   0  43


Umpires: HP - Chris Guccione, 1B - Angel Hernandez, 2B - Marty Foster, 3B - Derryl Cousins
Time of Game: 3:08   Attendance: 30509


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Colorado Rockies         
1. Bourn               cf        Barmes              2b
2. Loretta             2b        Spilborghs          cf
3. Tejada              ss        Holliday            lf
4. Berkman             1b        Atkins              1b
5. Pence               rf        Iannetta            c
6. Castillo            3b        Hawpe               rf
7. Abercrombie         lf        Tulowitzki          ss
8. Ausmus              c         Stewart             3b
9. Rodriguez           p         de la Rosa          p

ASTROS 1ST: On a bunt Bourn grounded out (pitcher to first);
Loretta doubled to center; Tejada flied to center; Berkman
walked; Pence grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 0, Rockies 0.

ROCKIES 1ST: Barmes singled to right; Spilborghs struck out;
Barmes stole second; Holliday struck out; Atkins struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Rockies 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Castillo singled to right; On a bunt Abercrombie
forced Castillo (pitcher to shortstop); Abercrombie stole
second; Ausmus grounded out (third to first) [Abercrombie to
third]; BACKE BATTED FOR RODRIGUEZ; Backe struck out; Astros
pitcher Wandy Rodriguez left the game due to an injured
back; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Rockies 0.

ROCKIES 2ND: CASSEL REPLACED BACKE (PITCHING); Iannetta grounded
out (pitcher to first); Hawpe singled to center; Tulowitzki
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Hawpe out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Rockies
0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bourn walked; Bourn stole second; Loretta singled to
center [Bourn scored]; Tejada doubled to left [Loretta to
third]; Berkman out on a sacrifice fly to right [Loretta scored,
Tejada to third]; Pence walked; Castillo out on a sacrifice fly
to right [Tejada scored]; Abercrombie singled to center [Pence
to third]; Abercrombie stole second; Ausmus struck out; 3 R, 3
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Rockies 0.

ROCKIES 3RD: Stewart singled to center; On a bunt de la Rosa
forced Stewart (third to shortstop); Barmes singled to center
[de la Rosa to second]; Spilborghs walked [de la Rosa to third,
Barmes to second]; Holliday doubled to left [de la Rosa scored,
Barmes scored, Spilborghs to third]; Atkins struck out; Iannetta
flied to center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Rockies 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Cassel lined to first; Bourn struck out; Loretta
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Rockies 2.

ROCKIES 4TH: Hawpe grounded out (second to first); Tulowitzki
struck out; Stewart walked; Cassel threw a wild pitch [Stewart
to second]; de la Rosa grounded out (pitcher to second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Rockies 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Tejada grounded out (shortstop to first); Berkman
lined to second; Pence popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Rockies 2.

ROCKIES 5TH: Barmes flied to center; Spilborghs flied to left;
Holliday flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Rockies 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Castillo walked; On a bunt Abercrombie forced
Castillo (pitcher to shortstop); Ausmus singled to right
[Abercrombie to third]; BLUM BATTED FOR CASSEL; RUSCH REPLACED
DE LA ROSA (PITCHING); Blum out on a sacrifice fly to left
[Abercrombie scored]; Bourn grounded out (first unassisted); 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Rockies 2.

ROCKIES 6TH: SAMPSON REPLACED BLUM (PITCHING); Atkins singled to
shortstop; Iannetta walked [Atkins to second]; Hawpe homered
[Atkins scored, Iannetta scored]; Tulowitzki popped to
shortstop; Stewart struck out; TAVERAS BATTED FOR RUSCH; Taveras
was hit by a pitch; Barmes flied to center; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 4, Rockies 5.

ASTROS 7TH: CORPAS REPLACED SPILBORGHS (PITCHING); TAVERAS
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Loretta singled to right; MAYSONET
RAN FOR LORETTA; Tejada out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to
first) [Maysonet to second]; Debut game for Edwin
Maysonet; Berkman walked; Pence grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Berkman out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Rockies 5.

ROCKIES 7TH: MAYSONET STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); BROCAIL
REPLACED SAMPSON (PITCHING); PODSEDNIK BATTED FOR CORPAS;
Podsednik grounded out (first to pitcher); Holliday popped to
second; Atkins singled to center; Iannetta was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Rockies 5.

ASTROS 8TH: BUCHHOLZ REPLACED PODSEDNIK (PITCHING); Castillo
singled to center; Abercrombie out on a sacrifice bunt (first
unassisted) [Castillo to second]; ERSTAD BATTED FOR AUSMUS;
Erstad singled to right [Castillo scored]; NEWHAN BATTED FOR
BROCAIL; Newhan tripled to center [Erstad scored]; Bourn lined
to first; Maysonet popped to second; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 6, Rockies 5.

ROCKIES 8TH: HAWKINS REPLACED MAYSONET (PITCHING); QUINTERO
REPLACED ERSTAD (PLAYING C ); NEWHAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING
2B); Hawpe struck out; Tulowitzki popped to shortstop; Stewart
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6,
Rockies 5.

ASTROS 9TH: VIZCAINO REPLACED BUCHHOLZ (PITCHING); Tejada struck
out; Berkman popped to third; Pence singled to shortstop; Pence
stole second; Castillo singled to center [Pence scored, Castillo
to second (error by Taveras)]; Abercrombie struck out; 1 R, 2 H,
1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Rockies 5.

ROCKIES 9TH: VALVERDE REPLACED HAWKINS (PITCHING); Taveras
struck out; Barmes singled to left; BAKER BATTED FOR VIZCAINO;
Baker was called out on strikes; Barmes advanced to second
because of defensive indifference [Barmes to second]; Holliday
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Rockies 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7  12   0    9
 Rockies          5   9   1    7


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