Colorado 3, St. Louis 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(14-18)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Colorado 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 4 0
St. Louis 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 0
WP: Z. McClellan (1-0) S: B. Fuentes (8)
LP: B. Falkenborg (0-1)
(12-18)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Colorado
- T. Helton homered to deep right
Top 3rd: Colorado
- T. Tulowitzki doubled to deep right, O. Quintanilla scored
Bot 4th: St. Louis
- R. Ludwick singled to center, A. Miles scored, S. Taguchi to third, A. Pujols to second
- J. Edmonds grounded out to pitcher, S. Taguchi scored, A. Pujols to third, R. Ludwick to second
Top 9th: Colorado
- B. Hawpe walked, T. Tulowitzki scored, M. Holliday to third, G. Atkins to second
 Colorado
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Finley cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .175
T. Tulowitzki ss 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .259
M. Holliday lf 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .363
T. Helton 1b 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .389
G. Atkins 3b 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .263
    B. Fuentes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
B. Hawpe rf 3 0 0 1 1 1 0 .265
Y. Torrealba c 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .224
O. Quintanilla 2b 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .214
J. Francis p 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .100
    J. Baker ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .200
    Z. McClellan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Carroll 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .184
 Totals 31 3 4 3 3 8 8  
 Batting
2B - T Tulowitzki 2 (4, B Falkenborg, An Reyes).
HR - T Helton (3, 2nd inning off An Reyes 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - T Helton (23), T Tulowitzki (14), B Hawpe (17).
2-out RBI - T Tulowitzki, B Hawpe.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Y Torrealba 2, M Holliday 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - B Hawpe (S Taguchi at 1st base).
DP - 3 (O Quintanilla-T Tulowitzki-T Helton, Y Torrealba-T Tulowitzki-O Quintanilla, B Hawpe-T Helton).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Miles 2b 3 1 0 0 1 1 0 .222
S. Taguchi lf 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 .293
A. Pujols 1b 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 .259
S. Rolen 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .208
R. Ludwick rf 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .125
J. Edmonds cf 4 0 0 1 0 1 2 .184
Y. Molina c 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 .263
D. Eckstein ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .216
A. Reyes p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
    R. Flores p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Duncan ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .320
    B. Falkenborg p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Johnson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Jimenez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 27 2 4 2 3 5 12  
 Batting
RBI - R Ludwick (2), J Edmonds (6).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Edmonds 1, Y Molina 2.
GIDP - An Reyes.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - S Taguchi (1, 3rd base off B Fuentes/Y Torrealba).
CS - A Pujols (2, 2nd base by J Francis/Y Torrealba).
 Colorado
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Francis 7.0 4 2 2 3 3 0 5.61
Z. McClellan (W, 1-0) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.45
B. Fuentes (S, 8) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.81
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Reyes 6.0 3 2 2 0 5 1 5.03
R. Flores 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.31
B. Falkenborg (L, 0-1) 0.1 1 1 1 1 0 0 27.00
T. Johnson 0.1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0.79
K. Jimenez 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.91
WP - An Reyes.
IBB - G Atkins (by T Johnson).
HBP - D Eckstein (by J Francis); S Taguchi (by B Fuentes); S Rolen (by B Fuentes).
Pitches-strikes - J Francis 106-62; Z McClellan 14-9; B Fuentes 18-12; An Reyes 95-63; R Flores 26-15; B Falkenborg 11-6; T Johnson 16-6; K Jimenez 2-1.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Francis 8-7; Z McClellan 1-0; B Fuentes 0-3; An Reyes 6-7; R Flores 0-4; B Falkenborg 1-0; T Johnson 0-0; K Jimenez 1-0.
Batters faced - J Francis 25; Z McClellan 3; B Fuentes 5; An Reyes 21; R Flores 6; B Falkenborg 3; T Johnson 3; K Jimenez 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Hunter Wendelstedt. 1B--Randy Marsh. 2B--Bob Davidson. 3B--Sam Holbrook.
Ejections: COLORADO's Hurdle by Davidson (9th).
Time: 2:47.
Attendance: 42,285.
Weather: 84 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
COLORADO SHORTSTOP TROY TULOWITZKI EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A DOUBLE IN THE THIRD INNING.
COLORADO MANAGER CLINT HURDLE WAS EJECTED BY SECOND BASE UMPIRE BOB DAVIDSON IN THE TOP OF THE NINTH INNING FOR ARGUING A HOME RUN CALL.

Updated on Monday, May 7, 2007 11:04 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Colorado
T. Tulowitzki T. Tulowitzki
2-4
1 RBI
 St. Louis
S. Taguchi S. Taguchi
2-3