Colorado 5, Houston 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(19-10)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 8 2
Colorado 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 2 5 8 0
WP: R. Ramirez (2-0)
LP: B. Lidge (0-2)
(17-13)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Houston
- P. Wilson singled to deep right, L. Berkman scored, M. Ensberg to third
Top 3rd: Houston
- P. Wilson singled to right, C. Biggio and W. Taveras scored
Top 4th: Houston
- C. Biggio singled to center, A. Everett scored
Bot 4th: Colorado
- B. Hawpe reached on fielder's choice, G. Atkins scored, M. Holliday to third on first baseman L. Berkman's throwing error
- C. Barmes grounded into fielder's choice, M. Holliday scored, B. Hawpe out at second
Bot 8th: Colorado
- G. Atkins grounded into double play third to second to first, J. Carroll scored, T. Helton out at second
Bot 9th: Colorado
- C. Barmes safe at first on third baseman M. Ensberg's throwing error, B. Hawpe to third, B. Hawpe scored, C. Barmes to second
- J. Carroll walked, C. Barmes scored, E. Marrero to third, C. Sullivan to second
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio 2b 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .310
W. Taveras cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .294
L. Berkman 1b 4 1 1 0 0 2 2 .345
M. Ensberg 3b 3 0 0 0 1 3 2 .300
P. Wilson lf 4 0 2 3 0 1 0 .234
J. Lane rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .200
B. Ausmus c 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .342
A. Everett ss 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .250
T. Buchholz p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
    M. Gallo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Qualls p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Lamb ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .300
    B. Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Wheeler p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 4 8 4 1 12 10  
 Batting
2B - L Berkman (8, B Kim); C Biggio (13, B Kim); B Ausmus (5, R Ramirez).
S - T Buchholz.
RBI - P Wilson 3 (14), C Biggio (11).
2-out RBI - P Wilson 3, C Biggio.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Lane 1, M Lamb 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - W Taveras (2, 2nd base off B Kim/D Ardoin).
 
 Fielding
E - L Berkman (1, throw); M Ensberg (7, throw).
DP - 1 (M Ensberg-C Biggio-L Berkman).
 Colorado
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Sullivan cf 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 .298
J. Carroll 2b 4 1 3 1 1 0 0 .333
T. Helton 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .340
G. Atkins 3b 3 1 1 0 1 0 2 .333
M. Holliday lf 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .279
B. Hawpe rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .368
C. Barmes ss 3 1 0 1 0 1 4 .239
D. Ardoin c 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .159
    J. Smith ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .295
    R. Ramirez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
    C. Freeman ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233
B. Kim p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
    M. Ojeda ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .261
    E. Marrero ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .308
 Totals 32 5 8 2 4 2 10  
 Batting
2B - J Carroll (2, T Buchholz); M Holliday (9, T Buchholz); B Hawpe (5, B Lidge).
S - C Freeman , C Barmes.
RBI - C Barmes (18), J Carroll (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Ardoin 1, B Kim 1, G Atkins 1, C Barmes 1.
GIDP - G Atkins.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - C Barmes (3, 2nd base off T Buchholz/B Ausmus).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Buchholz 7.0 6 3 2 1 2 0 2.16
M. Gallo 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 9.45
C. Qualls (H, 5) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.74
B. Lidge (L, 0-2; BS, 3) 0.1 1 2 1 1 0 0 6.19
D. Wheeler 0.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3.21
 Colorado
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Kim 7.0 7 4 4 1 9 0 3.29
R. Ramirez (W, 2-0) 2.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0.00
IBB - C Sullivan (by D Wheeler).
Pitches-strikes - T Buchholz 102-70; M Gallo 1-1; C Qualls 4-3; B Lidge 10-4; D Wheeler 11-3; B Kim 102-70; R Ramirez 31-21.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Buchholz 11-9; M Gallo 0-0; C Qualls 3-0; B Lidge 2-0; D Wheeler 0-0; B Kim 7-5; R Ramirez 1-2.
Batters faced - T Buchholz 29; M Gallo 1; C Qualls 2; B Lidge 4; D Wheeler 2; B Kim 29; R Ramirez 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Marty Foster. 1B--Fieldin Culbreth. 2B--Bill Welke. 3B--Tim Mcclelland.
Time: 2:50.
Attendance: 20,327.
Weather: 46 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 3 mph, left to right.

Updated on Saturday, May 6, 2006 4:17 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
P. Wilson P. Wilson
2-4
3 RBI
 Colorado
J. Carroll J. Carroll
3-4
1 RBI