3:00 PM ET, October 4, 2007
Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
• Goats: The Phillies' pitching staff was battered all day, with Kyle Kendrick, Kyle Lohse, Jose Mesa and Clay Condrey combining to allow 10 earned runs and 11 hits in seven innings.
• Figure this: The wild-card Rockies posted their eighth straight road victory and have won 16 of 17 overall.
• Quotable: "They had that big inning and there wasn't any looking back. We need to have short memories right now."
-- ESPN.com news services
Rockies 10, Phillies 5
The Phillies are only 1-4 in the World Series, but this has been a surprising season.
|1993||Lost to Blue Jays, 4-2|
|1983||Lost to Orioles, 4-1|
|1980||Beat Royals, 4-2|
|1950||Lost to Yankees, 4-0|
|1915||Lost to Red Sox, 4-1|
|1993||Beat Braves, 4-2|
|1983||Beat Dodgers, 3-1|
|1980||Beat Astros, 3-2|
|1978||Lost to Dodgers, 3-1|
|1977||Lost to Dodgers, 3-1|
|1976||Lost to Reds, 3-0|
|1981||Lost to Expos, 3-2|
The Rockies have only been to the postseason once before, but they're also the hottest team in the league going into the playoffs.
|1995||Lost to Braves, 3-1|
Rollins hit the first leadoff homer in the Phillies' postseason history. ... The Phillies haven't won a postseason game since Curt Schilling shut out Toronto in Game 5 of the 1993 World Series. That series ended with Joe Carter's homer clinching the championship for the Blue Jays. ... Colorado's bullpen has allowed one earned run in nine innings.
|1st||T Tulowitzki homered to left center.||1||0|
|1st||M Holliday homered to left.||2||0|
|1st||J Rollins homered to left.||2||1|
|2nd||J Rollins tripled to deep left center, W Helms and C Ruiz scored.||2||3|
|4th||K Matsui homered to right, G Atkins, Y Torrealba and S Smith scored.||6||3|
|6th||Y Torrealba doubled to deep right center, B Hawpe and R Spilborghs scored.||8||3|
|6th||K Matsui tripled to deep right center, Y Torrealba scored.||9||3|
|6th||M Holliday singled to center, K Matsui scored.||10||3|
|6th||R Howard homered to left center.||10||4|
|7th||J Rollins grounded out to first, S Victorino scored.||10||5|
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|Stadium||Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia, PA|
|Attendance||45,991 (105.4% full) - % is based on regular season capacity|
|Weather||79 degrees, sunny|
|Umpires||Home Plate - Jim Reynolds, First Base - Chuck Meriwether, Second Base - Jeff Kellogg, Third Base - Derryl Cousins|