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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Colorado Rockies 52-59L1100 000 040 5132
Pittsburgh Pirates 54-56W1010 050 00x 652
Date of Game:  Saturday, August 02, 1997
Stadium:  Three Rivers Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Todd Helton - 1st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career home run, 1st career RBI

  • Colorado Rockies Batting Stats

    Colorado RockiesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Eric Young2b30.076400002.28110765163930
        Mark Huttonp27.177000000.0003460000
        Ellis Burksph32.325000010.24974124318513
        Roger Baileypr26.303000000.2001982020
        Kirt Manwaringc32.018000000.233758201211
    Neifi Perezss22.061511000.30632493120
    Larry Walkerrf30.244423210.389107995339224
    Andres Galarraga1b36.045501001.3171071574281029
    Todd Heltonlf23.347412110.50011110
    Vinny Castilla3b30.029511001.29310858528772
    Jeff Reedc34.263301000.309598979252
        Dante Bichetteph33.258101100.313103108217854
        Darren Holmesp31.099000000.16726342110
    Quinton McCrackencf27.139403000.27310122832521
    Bill Swiftp35.279100000.17613292020
        Curtis Leskanicp29.122000000.00031203000
        Jason Batesph-2b26.209200001.22942246280
    Totals: 38513435.34210399350 

    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Tony Womack2b27.311310010.27310514243841
    Jermaine Allensworthcf25.204210010.248671282309
    Al Martinlf29.252310010.2857158783512
    Kevin Young1b28.047300100.31586407166811
    Joe Randa3b27.227423200.295782225364
    Jason Kendallc23.037302210.296992294379
    Jose Guillenrf21.077400002.2601001009401
        Rich Loisellep25.203000000.0004752000
    Kevin Polcovichss27.035310010.28262623142
    Francisco Cordovap25.098200001.0892079000
        Marc Wilkinsp26.285000000.0004895000
        Jason Christiansenp27.315000000.00016112000
        Clint Sodowskyp25.020000000.5003030000
        Turner Wardrf32.113000000.37726367162
    Totals: 2765553.1858552612 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Vinny Castilla (15), Jason Kendall (25), Larry Walker (33)
    3B:  Joe Randa (8)
    HR:  Todd Helton (1), Larry Walker (33)
    RBIs:  Dante Bichette (85), Todd Helton (1), Jason Kendall 2 (37), Joe Randa 2 (36), Larry Walker 2 (92), Kevin Young (68)
    CS: Jason Kendall (6), Quinton McCracken (7)
    SH:  Francisco Cordova (7), Bill Swift (4)
    SF:  Kevin Young (7)
    GDP:  Al Martin (5)

    Colorado Rockies Pitching Stats

    Colorado RockiesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bill Swift  (L 4-5)35.2794.24614105.801.6887434412372
    Curtis Leskanic29.1221.10000105.731.48117431203
    Mark Hutton27.17710000004.041.497433468
    Darren Holmes31.09911001105.291.6323121127343
    Pitching Totals:8561530 1286662104986

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Francisco Cordova  (W 8-6)25.09877111313.041.169662342281
    Marc Wilkins26.2850.14440014.761.4510914895
    Jason Christiansen27.3150.12000105.791.93148616112
    Clint Sodowsky25.0200.10001003.971.627343043
    Rich Loiselle  (Sv 17)25.20310001103.061.36191274752
    Pitching Totals:91355352 1469452163383

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Bill Swift; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bill Swift 87-43-44;  Curtis Leskanic 11-7-4;  Mark Hutton 7-4-3;  Darren Holmes 23-12-11;  Francisco Cordova 96-62-34;  Marc Wilkins 10-9-1;  Jason Christiansen 14-8-6;  Clint Sodowsky 7-3-4;  Rich Loiselle 19-12-7; 
    Batters Faced:  Bill Swift 24;  Curtis Leskanic 3;  Mark Hutton 3;  Darren Holmes 5;  Francisco Cordova 28;  Marc Wilkins 5;  Jason Christiansen 3;  Clint Sodowsky 2;  Rich Loiselle 4; 
    Time of Game:  2:53    Attendance:  32,388
    Umpires:   Home:   Steve Rippley  1B  Bruce Froemming  2B  Mark Hirschbeck  3B  Rich Rieker 

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