Kolkhorst Home Run in Ninth Inning Lifts Rice to 7-5 Win

    April 16, 2002

    Recap

    HOUSTON, Texas -

                             2002 Houston Cougars Baseball
                                    Houston at Rice
                     Apr 16, 2002 at Houston, Texas (Reckling Par)
    

    Houston 5 (27-11)

    Player AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB Avg. ------------------------------------------------------------ Michael Bourn cf......... 5 1 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 .303 Keith Whatley p/dh....... 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 .256 Sam Mitchell pr/dh...... 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .267 Chris Snyder c........... 5 1 2 2 0 0 8 0 0 .331 Brett Cooley rf.......... 4 1 1 1 1 2 0 0 1 .317 Thanos Papavasiliou 1b... 5 0 1 0 0 1 14 0 0 .404 Jesse Crain ss........... 3 0 2 0 2 0 0 4 0 .340 Cole Bruce 3b............ 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 .302 Stuart Musslewhite ph/2b 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 4 .292 Hyung Cho 2b/3b.......... 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 3 2 .267 Anthony Scalise lf....... 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .322 Gabe Lucas ph/lf........ 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .252 Ryan Wagner p........... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - Matt Hooper p........... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 - Brian Henderson p....... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - Nathan Mitchell p....... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 - Austin Faught p......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - Totals................... 38 5 9 4 5 7 25 14 11

    Rice 7 (32-8)

    Player AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB Avg. ------------------------------------------------------------ Chris Kolkhorst lf....... 5 2 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 .361 A.J. Porfirio cf......... 4 1 0 0 0 2 4 0 2 .338 Eric Arnold 2b........... 4 1 1 2 0 2 3 4 0 .354 Vincent Sinisi 1b........ 4 0 1 2 0 1 7 0 0 .404 Hunter Brown 3b.......... 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 .325 Enrique Cruz dh.......... 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 2 .228 Paul Janish ss........... 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 1 .363 Austin Davis rf.......... 3 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .351 Justin Ruchti c.......... 3 1 1 0 0 1 7 1 0 .262 Dane Bubela ph.......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .295 Jeff Blackinton ph...... 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .471 Jeff Niemann p........... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - Wade Townsend p......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - David Aardsma p......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 - Marcos Ramos p.......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - Philip Tribe p.......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - Totals................... 33 7 7 7 4 8 27 10 5

    Score by Innings R H E ------------------------------------------- Houston............. 000 000 500 - 5 9 2 Rice................ 004 000 003 - 7 7 4 -------------------------------------------

    Note: 1 out, 0 runners LOB when the game ended.

    E - Snyder(6), Crain(6), Sinisi(5), Brown(7), Townsend(2), Tribe(1). LOB - Houston 11, Rice 5. 2B - Snyder 2(10), Crain(11), Arnold(11), Sinisi(16), Janish(9). HR - Kolkhorst(2). CS - Mitchell, S.(5).

    Houston IP H R ER BB SO AB BF NP ERA -------------------------------------------------------- Keith Whatley....... 3.2 5 4 3 2 2 17 19 60 4.33 Ryan Wagner......... 1.1 0 0 0 1 4 4 5 19 2.08 Matt Hooper......... 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 8 1.72 Brian Henderson..... 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 5 5 19 6.10 Nathan Mitchell..... 0.2 1 1 1 0 1 3 3 13 2.68 Austin Faught....... 0.0 1 2 2 1 0 1 2 6 4.60

    Rice IP H R ER BB SO AB BF NP ERA -------------------------------------------------------- Jeff Niemann........ 5.2 4 0 0 3 3 21 24 89 2.66 Wade Townsend....... 0.2 3 5 0 0 1 7 7 23 2.48 David Aardsma....... 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 5 5 20 3.50 Marcos Ramos........ 0.1 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 8 0.00 Philip Tribe........ 1.1 0 0 0 1 1 4 5 21 2.90

    Win - Tribe (4-3). Loss - Faught (0-2). Save - None. PB - Snyder(3). Inherited runners/scored: Wagner 2/0, Faught 1/1, Townsend 2/0, Aardsma 1/1, Tribe 1/0. Pitches/strikes: Whatley 60/36, Wagner 19/12, Hooper 8/6, Henderson 19/12, Mitchell, N. 13/8, Faught 6/1, Niemann 89/49, Townsend 23/15, Aardsma 20/14, Ramos 8/3, Tribe 21/11. Umpires - Start: 7:07 pm Time: 3:00 Attendance: 3124 Faught faced 2 batters in the 9th. Game: UHBASE38


    Play-by-Play

                             2002 Houston Cougars Baseball
                             Houston at Rice - Play-by-Play
                     Apr 16, 2002 at Houston, Texas (Reckling Par)
    

    Score by Innings R H E ------------------------------------------- Houston............. 000 000 500 - 5 9 2 Rice................ 004 000 003 - 7 7 4 -------------------------------------------

    Houston starters: 2/cf Bourn, 17/p Whatley, 18/c Snyder, 13/rf Cooley, 25/1b Papavasiliou, 27/ss Crain, 14/3b Bruce, 1/2b Cho, 11/lf Scalise,

    Rice starters: 7/lf Kolkhorst, 22/cf Porfirio, 23/2b Arnold, 27/1b Sinisi, 10/3b Brown, 13/dh Cruz, 11/ss Janish, 9/rf Davis, 32/c Ruchti, 33/p Niemann,

    Houston - inning 1

    Bourn grounded out to ss (3-2). Whatley flied out to cf (1-0). Snyder flied out to cf (3-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

    Rice - inning 1

    Kolkhorst flied out to cf (0-0). Porfirio struck out (2-2). Arnold grounded out to 3b (0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

    Houston - inning 2

    Cooley walked (3-1). Papavasiliou flied out to lf (1-2). Crain walked (3-0), Cooley advanced to second. Bruce flied out to rf (0-1), Cooley advanced to third. Cho walked (3-1), Crain advanced to second. Scalise grounded out to 2b (2-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB.

    Rice - inning 2

    Sinisi flied out to cf (2-2). Brown grounded out to ss (0-0). Cruz walked (3-1). Cruz advanced to second on a passed ball. Janish grounded out to p (3-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

    Houston - inning 3

    Bourn struck out (0-2). Whatley grounded out to 2b (1-1). Snyder doubled down the lf line (2-1). Cooley struck out (2-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

    Rice - inning 3

    Davis grounded out to p (2-0). Ruchti singled down the lf line (0-1). Kolkhorst singled down the lf line (1-0), Ruchti advanced to second. Porfirio reached on a fielding error by ss (2-2), Kolkhorst advanced to second, Ruchti advanced to third. Arnold doubled to center field, 2 RBI (0-1), Porfirio advanced to third, Kolkhorst scored, Ruchti scored. Sinisi doubled to left center, 2 RBI (1-0), Arnold scored, Porfirio scored, unearned. Brown grounded out to 3b (0-2). Cruz flied out to cf (3-0). 4 runs, 4 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB.

    Houston - inning 4

    Papavasiliou grounded out to 2b (0-1). Crain popped up to 3b (1-2). Bruce struck out (0-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

    Rice - inning 4

    Janish grounded out to ss (0-0). Davis walked (3-2). Ruchti struck out (0-2). Kolkhorst singled up the middle (0-2), Davis advanced to second. Whatley to dh. Wagner to p. Porfirio struck out (1-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

    Houston - inning 5

    Cho flied out to lf (1-0). Scalise singled up the middle (1-0). Bourn reached on a fielder's choice (2-1), Scalise out at second ss to 2b. Whatley grounded out to 2b (2-1). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

    Rice - inning 5

    Arnold struck out looking (1-2). Sinisi struck out (1-2). Brown walked (3-0). Cruz struck out (0-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

    Houston - inning 6

    Snyder grounded out to 3b (1-0). Cooley flied out to rf (2-0). Papavasiliou singled through the left side (1-1). Crain doubled to right center (2-2), Papavasiliou advanced to third. Townsend to p for Niemann. Musslewhite pinch hit for Bruce. Musslewhite flied out to rf (0-2). 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

    Rice - inning 6

    Musslewhite to 2b. Cho to 3b. Hooper to p for Wagner. Janish grounded out to p (2-1). Davis grounded out to ss (0-0). Dropped foul ball, E2. Ruchti grounded out to 3b (0-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB.

    Houston - inning 7

    Cho singled to right center (0-0). Lucas pinch hit for Scalise. Cho advanced to second on a throwing error by p. Lucas struck out looking (1-2). Bourn reached on a fielding error by 3b (3-2). Whatley reached on a fielding error by 1b (2-0), Bourn advanced to second, Cho scored, unearned. Mitchell, S. pinch ran for Whatley. Snyder doubled to left center, 2 RBI (1-0), Mitchell, S. scored, unearned, Bourn scored, unearned. Cooley singled up the middle, RBI (1-2), Snyder scored, unearned. Aardsma to p for Townsend. Papavasiliou struck out (1-2). Crain singled to left center (2-2), Cooley advanced to second. Musslewhite singled through the right side, RBI (1-0), Crain advanced to third, Cooley scored, unearned. Cho reached on a fielder's choice (1-0), Musslewhite out at second ss to 2b. 5 runs, 5 hits, 3 errors, 2 LOB.

    Rice - inning 7

    Lucas to lf. Henderson to p for Hooper. Kolkhorst grounded out to 3b (1-2). Porfirio grounded out to 3b (2-1). Arnold struck out looking (1-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

    Houston - inning 8

    Lucas grounded out to p (1-2). Ramos to p for Aardsma. Bourn struck out looking (1-2). Mitchell, S. to dh. Mitchell, S. walked (3-0). Tribe to p for Ramos. Mitchell, S. out at second c to 2b, caught stealing. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

    Rice - inning 8

    Sinisi grounded out to 2b (0-1). Brown grounded out to ss (3-1). Mitchell, N. to p for Henderson. Cruz struck out (3-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

    Houston - inning 9

    Snyder flied out to cf (1-0). Cooley struck out looking (3-2). Papavasiliou reached on a throwing error by p, advanced to second (0-1). Crain walked (3-1). Musslewhite flied out to cf (1-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB.

    Rice - inning 9

    Janish doubled to left field (2-1). Davis grounded out to p (0-2). Bubela pinch hit for Ruchti. Faught to p for Mitchell, N.. Blackinton pinch hit for Bubela. Blackinton walked (3-0). Kolkhorst homered, 3 RBI (1-0), Blackinton scored, Janish scored. 3 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

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