Cincinnati 7, Colorado 6
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(31-58)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Colorado 0 0 0 3 1 1 1 0 0 6 12 0
Cincinnati 0 0 0 3 1 1 0 2 X 7 9 0
WP: J. Standridge (1-0) S: D. Weathers (5)
LP: D. Miceli (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 4th: Colorado
- L. Gonzalez doubled to left, A. Miles scored, L. Gonzalez to third advancing on throw
- T. Helton singled to right center, L. Gonzalez scored
- E. Byrnes doubled to deep center, T. Helton scored
Bot 4th: Cincinnati
- R. Aurilia homered to deep left, F. Lopez scored
- K. Griffey Jr. homered to deep right
Top 5th: Colorado
- L. Gonzalez doubled to right, J. Francis scored, A. Miles to third
Bot 5th: Cincinnati
- R. Aurilia singled to right center, J. LaRue scored
Top 6th: Colorado
- R. Spilborghs singled to right, D. Mohr scored
Bot 6th: Cincinnati
- W. Pena singled to center, A. Dunn scored, W. Pena to second advancing on throw
Top 7th: Colorado
- E. Byrnes singled to left, L. Gonzalez scored
Bot 8th: Cincinnati
- W. Pena doubled to left, A. Dunn scored
- R. Olmedo doubled to deep right, W. Pena scored
 Colorado
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Miles 2b 4 1 1 0 1 1 3 .289
L. Gonzalez ss 4 2 2 2 0 0 0 .292
T. Helton 1b 5 1 2 1 0 0 2 .286
G. Atkins 3b 5 0 0 0 0 1 3 .300
E. Byrnes lf 4 0 2 2 1 1 0 .265
D. Mohr cf 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 .197
    C. Sullivan cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .277
R. Spilborghs rf 4 0 2 1 0 1 1 .500
D. Ardoin c 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .211
J. Francis p 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .118
    J. Piedra ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .312
    Z. Day p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125
    M. DeJean p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    E. Garabito ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .309
    D. Miceli p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 37 6 12 6 2 5 16  
 Batting
2B - L Gonzalez 2 (15, E Milton 2); E Byrnes (1, E Milton).
3B - D Mohr (3, T Coffey).
RBI - L Gonzalez 2 (19), T Helton (40), E Byrnes 2 (2), R Spilborghs (1).
2-out RBI - E Byrnes.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Mohr 1, A Miles 1, G Atkins 2, C Sullivan 1, R Spilborghs 1.
GIDP - D Ardoin.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - E Byrnes (1, 2nd base off M Belisle/J LaRue).
CS - D Mohr (1, 2nd base by E Milton/J LaRue).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - R Spilborghs (R Olmedo at 2nd base).
PB - D Ardoin.
DP - 2 (T Helton-L Gonzalez-T Helton, R Spilborghs-L Gonzalez).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
F. Lopez ss 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 .305
R. Aurilia 2b 2 1 2 3 2 0 0 .250
S. Casey 1b 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .310
K. Griffey Jr. cf 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .288
J. Randa 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .293
A. Dunn lf 2 2 1 0 2 1 0 .244
W. Pena rf 4 1 2 2 0 1 1 .279
J. LaRue c 3 1 1 0 0 2 1 .254
E. Milton p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .152
    A. Machado ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
    T. Coffey p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Cruz ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .217
    M. Belisle p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
    J. Standridge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Olmedo ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .562
    K. Mercker p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Weathers p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 30 7 9 7 6 6 13  
 Batting
2B - F Lopez (19, J Francis); J LaRue (15, J Francis); A Dunn (19, D Miceli); W Pena (13, D Miceli); R Olmedo (4, D Miceli).
HR - R Aurilia (8, 4th inning off J Francis 1 on, 0 Out), K Griffey Jr (19, 4th inning off J Francis 0 on, 1 Out).
S - J LaRue.
RBI - R Aurilia 3 (34), K Griffey Jr (60), W Pena 2 (34), R Olmedo (2).
2-out RBI - R Aurilia.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Cruz 1, J Randa 1, K Griffey Jr 1.
GIDP - S Casey.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Randa-R Aurilia-S Casey).
 Colorado
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Francis 5.0 5 4 4 3 5 2 5.25
Z. Day (BS, 1) 1.0 1 1 0 1 1 0 6.57
M. DeJean (H, 3) 1.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 5.40
D. Miceli (L, 0-1; BS, 1) 1.0 3 2 2 0 0 0 4.35
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
E. Milton 5.0 7 4 4 1 5 0 6.93
T. Coffey 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 5.70
M. Belisle 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 4.08
J. Standridge (W, 1-0) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 8.31
K. Mercker (H, 11) 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.61
D. Weathers (S, 5) 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.83
HBP - D Ardoin (by T Coffey); L Gonzalez (by M Belisle); E Garabito (by J Standridge).
Pitches-strikes - J Francis 82-47; Z Day 23-10; M DeJean 20-11; D Miceli 13-9; E Milton 94-64; T Coffey 19-13; M Belisle 17-10; J Standridge 16-9; K Mercker 2-2; D Weathers 12-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Francis 3-7; Z Day 0-2; M DeJean 0-3; D Miceli 1-1; E Milton 3-6; T Coffey 1-2; M Belisle 2-1; J Standridge 3-0; K Mercker 0-1; D Weathers 2-0.
Batters faced - J Francis 22; Z Day 5; M DeJean 5; D Miceli 5; E Milton 22; T Coffey 6; M Belisle 5; J Standridge 4; K Mercker 2; D Weathers 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Tschida. 1B--Ron Kulpa. 2B--Dan Iassogna. 3B--Dale Scott.
Time: 3:04.
Attendance: 28,951.
Weather: 81 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
COLORADO'S AARON MILES EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE TOP OF THE FIFTH INNING.

Updated on Sunday, Jul 17, 2005 4:11 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Colorado
L. Gonzalez L. Gonzalez
2-4
2 RBI
 Cincinnati
R. Aurilia R. Aurilia
2-2, 1 HR
3 RBI