Pirates 5, Rockies 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 2 5 9 0
Colorado 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 11 2
WP: N. Figueroa (1-0) S: M. Lincoln (5)
LP: S. Chacon (11-7)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Colorado
-R. Reyes homered to right center
Bot 3rd: Colorado
-R. Belliard homered to left
Top 4th: Pittsburgh
-R. Simon homered to right, M. Stairs scored
Top 7th: Pittsburgh
-A. Nunez reached on an infield single, J. Hernandez to third, J. Hernandez scored, A. Nunez to second
Top 9th: Pittsburgh
-T. Redman tripled to deep right, C. Rivera scored
-J. Wilson sacrificed to first, T. Redman scored
Bot 9th: Colorado
-C. Johnson homered to left
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
T. Redman cf 5 1 1 1 0 0 2 .250
J. Wilson ss 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 .240
B. Giles lf 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 .302
M. Stairs rf 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 .299
   R. Sanders rf 2 0 1 0 0 1 1 .269
R. Simon 1b 4 1 1 2 0 1 2 .272
   M. Lincoln p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Hernandez 3b 3 1 1 0 1 1 1 .232
H. Cota c 4 0 0 0 0 3 5 .250
A. Nunez 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .243
N. Figueroa p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   C. Wilson ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .242
   B. Meadows p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   J. Beimel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   C. Rivera 1b 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .186
 Totals 36 5 9 4 3 6 13  
 Batting
2B - M Stairs (16, S Chacon); B Giles (25, A Cook).
3B - T Redman (3, A Cook).
HR - R Simon (10, 4th inning off S Chacon 1 on, 2 Out).
S - J Wilson.
RBI - R Simon 2 (50), T Redman (4), J Wilson (40).
2-out RBI - R Simon 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - H Cota 3, R Sanders 1, T Redman 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - J Hernandez (2, 2nd base off S Chacon/B Estalella).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - T Redman (G Atkins at Home).
DP - 2 (J Wilson-A Nunez-R Simon, J Wilson-C Rivera).
 Colorado
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Belliard 2b 4 1 1 1 1 1 1 .285
J. Uribe ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .252
   L. Walker ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .291
   B. Fuentes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   A. Cook p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .179
   G. Norton ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .260
T. Helton 1b 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .356
P. Wilson cf 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .299
J. Payton lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .308
R. Reyes rf 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .333
C. Stynes 3b 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .265
B. Estalella c 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .200
   T. Womack ph 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .235
S. Chacon p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .200
   G. Atkins ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250
   C. Johnson c 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .242
 Totals 35 3 11 3 3 6 12  
 Batting
2B - L Walker (20, J Beimel).
HR - R Reyes (1, 2nd inning off N Figueroa 0 on, 2 Out), R Belliard (3, 3rd inning off N Figueroa 0 on, 1 Out), C Johnson (15, 9th inning off M Lincoln 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - R Reyes (2), R Belliard (29), C Johnson (52).
2-out RBI - R Reyes, C Johnson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Payton 1.
GIDP - J Payton, R Reyes.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - J Uribe (8, throw); T Womack (9, ground ball).
PB - C Johnson.
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
N. Figueroa (W, 1-0) 6.0 7 2 2 1 4 2 3.00
B. Meadows 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.70
J. Beimel 0.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.96
M. Lincoln (S, 5) 2.0 2 1 1 1 2 1 4.50
 Colorado
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Chacon (L, 11-7) 7.0 5 3 2 2 4 1 4.11
B. Fuentes 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2.86
A. Cook 1.0 3 2 2 0 1 0 5.52
WP - S Chacon.
Pitches-strikes - N Figueroa 97-62; B Meadows 14-8; J Beimel 8-3; M Lincoln 30-20; S Chacon 103-65; B Fuentes 21-12; A Cook 18-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - N Figueroa 9-5; B Meadows 1-1; J Beimel 0-0; M Lincoln 3-1; S Chacon 4-13; B Fuentes 1-1; A Cook 1-1.
Batters faced - N Figueroa 25; B Meadows 3; J Beimel 2; M Lincoln 8; S Chacon 28; B Fuentes 6; A Cook 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Onora. 1B--Jerry Crawford. 2B--Dan Iassogna. 3B--Larry Poncino.
Ejections: COLORADO's Hurdle by Onora (8th).
Time: 2:49.
Attendance: 26,904.
Weather: 82 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 4 mph, in from right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY COLORADO'S RENE REYES IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SECOND INNING WAS THE FIRST OF HIS MAJOR LEAGUE CAREER.
COLORADO MANAGER CLINT HURDLE WAS EJECTED FROM THE GAME BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE BRIAN ONORA IN THE BOTTOM OF THE EIGHTH INNING FOR ARGUING A CLOSE PLAY AT HOME.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 10, 2003 6:16 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Pittsburgh
R. Simon R. Simon
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Colorado
R. Reyes R. Reyes
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI