Johnny Klippstein and Bears beat Colt 45's, 5-2


Gadsden Bears 5, Houston Colt 45's 2
Game 78

FINAL 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Bears 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 5 ? 10 ? 0 ?
Colt 45's 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 ? 7 ? 1 ?
W: Klippstein, J. (4-6)
L: Donald, A. (8-4)
S: Sherry, L. (4)
HR: W.McCovey(21st), A.Cowens(11th)


Johnny Klippstein had 2 base hits at Minute Maid Field '05 as the Gadsden Bears beat the Houston Colt 45's 5 to 2.

Gadsden had 4 runs cross the plate in the top of the 5th inning when they had 3 base hits. The highlight belonged to Willie McCovey, who disappointed the partisan crowd when he rifled a three-run blast (his 21st of the season). Klippstein(4-6) was helped out by Larry Sherry who pitched a perfect ninth and recorded his 4th save.

The loss was charged to Atley Donald(8-4). He was hit hard and gave up 8 hits and 2 walks in 5 innings. Gadsden now has a record of 41-37. With the loss Houston now has a record of 42-36.


at Minute Maid Field '05


Gadsden Bears

Hitters AB R H RBI BA
R. Ashburn CF 3 1 0 0 .272
J. Oquendo SS 4 1 2 0 .195
R. Jackson RF 4 1 1 1 .282
W. McCovey 1B 4 1 1 3 .330
W. Stargell LF 4 0 0 0 .286
B. Herman 2B 4 0 1 0 .334
Z. Taylor C 4 0 2 0 .317
E. Foster 3B 4 0 1 0 .285
J. Klippstein P 4 1 2 0 .250
L. Sherry P 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 35 5 10 4

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
J. Klippstein (W, 4-6) 8 7 2 2 4 4 1 131 5.68
L. Sherry (S, 4) 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 9 3.71
Totals 9 7 2 2 4 5 1

Houston Colt 45's

Hitters AB R H RBI BA
D. Moore SS 3 0 2 0 .342
J. Temple 2B 4 0 0 0 .280
P. Guerrero 3B 3 1 0 0 .319
A. Cowens RF 4 1 2 2 .328
W. Berger CF 4 0 1 0 .309
D. Brown C 1 0 0 0 .286
   A - S. Swisher C 2 0 0 0 .240
Z. Bonura 1B 3 0 0 0 .328
A. Johnson LF 4 0 1 0 .255
A. Donald P 1 0 0 0 .200
   B - H. Simmons PH 1 0 1 0 .288
J. Ferry P 0 0 0 0 .000
   C - R. Kress PH 1 0 0 0 .361
C. Dreisewerd P 0 0 0 0 ----
Totals 31 2 7 2

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
A. Donald (L, 8-4) 5 8 5 5 2 4 1 90 6.16
J. Ferry 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 24 4.76
C. Dreisewerd 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 29 1.35
Totals 9 10 5 5 2 6 1


A-Subbed Defensively (C ) For Brown In 3rd Inning
B-Pinch Hit For Donald In 5th Inning
C-Pinch Hit For Ferry In 7th Inning

INJURIES:
Dick Brown INJURED (for 1 more game) in 2nd inning

ATTENDANCE- 49,932
T- 2:24
LEFT ON BASE- Bears: 5 Colt 45's: 6
DOUBLE PLAYS- Bears: 2 Colt 45's: 1
ERRORS- A.Johnson
DOUBLES- E.Foster(11th)
TRIPLES- J.Klippstein
HOME RUNS- W.McCovey(21st), A.Cowens(11th)
STOLEN BASES- R.Ashburn(9th)
CAUGHT STEALING- D.Moore
WALKS- R.Ashburn-2, D.Moore, P.Guerrero, S.Swisher, Z.Bonura
STRIKE OUTS- R.Ashburn, W.McCovey, W.Stargell-2, B.Herman, J.Klippstein,
J.Temple, A.Cowens, D.Brown, A.Johnson-2
GIDP- J.Klippstein, Z.Bonura, R.Kress










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