Houston Astros 3, Pittsburgh Pirates 1

Regular Season Game 5

Doubleheader Opener

Played on Sunday, April 18, 1965 (D) at Forbes Field

HOU N 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 - 3 10 0 PIT N 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 6 0

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO AMorgan 2b 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 4 Spangler lf 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 Staub rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Bond 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 7 2 Aspromonte 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 3 Wynn cf 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 Bateman c 4 2 2 3 0 1 9 0 Lillis ss 4 0 3 0 0 0 3 2 Bruce p 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0Totals35 3 10 3 1 4 27 11FIELDING -DP:1. Aspromonte-Morgan-Bond-Aspromonte.BATTING -2B:Morgan (2,off Law); Lillis (1,off Law).HR:Bateman 2 (2,2nd inning off Law 1 on 1 out,9th inning off Face 0 on 2 out).GDP:Bateman (2,off Law).Team LOB:6.

Pittsburgh PiratesAB R H RBI BB SO PO AVirdon cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 Schofield ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 4 Clemente rf 4 0 2 0 0 1 3 1 Stargell 1b 3 0 0 0 1 2 11 0 Bailey 3b 4 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 Lynch lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 Pagliaroni c 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 0 Rodgers pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Crandall c 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Alley 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 Law p 2 0 1 0 0 1 1 3 Mota ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 Face p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals32 1 6 1 1 9 27 16FIELDING -DP:1. Alley-Schofield-Stargell.BATTING -Team LOB:5.

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPBruce W(1-1) 9 6 1 1 1 9 0 33

Pittsburgh PiratesIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPLaw L(0-1) 8 8 2 2 1 3 1 31 Face 1 2 1 1 0 1 1 5Totals9 10 3 3 1 4 2 36Umpires:HP - Bill Jackowski, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - Chris Pelekoudas, 3B - Paul PryorTime of Game:2:11 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros Pittsburgh Pirates 1. Morgan 2b Virdon cf 2. Spangler lf Schofield ss 3. Staub rf Clemente rf 4. Bond 1b Stargell 1b 5. Aspromonte 3b Bailey 3b 6. Wynn cf Lynch lf 7. Bateman c Pagliaroni c 8. Lillis ss Alley 2b 9. Bruce p Law p ASTROS 1ST: Morgan doubled; Spangler grounded out (pitcher to first); Staub flied out to right; Bond popped to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Pirates 0. PIRATES 1ST: Virdon singled; Schofield struck out; Clemente singled [Virdon to second]; Stargell walked [Virdon to third, Clemente to second]; Bailey hit into a double play (third to second) [Virdon scored, Clemente out at third (second to first to third), Stargell out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Pirates 1. ASTROS 2ND: Aspromonte flied out to right; Wynn singled; Bateman homered [Wynn scored]; Lillis doubled; Bruce struck out; Morgan walked; Spangler grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 1. PIRATES 2ND: Lynch struck out; Pagliaroni was called out on strikes; Alley grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 1. ASTROS 3RD: Staub grounded out (second to first); Bond grounded out (second to pitcher); Aspromonte struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 1. PIRATES 3RD: Law singled; Virdon popped to shortstop; Schofield grounded out (second to first) [Law to second]; Clemente grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 1. ASTROS 4TH: Wynn singled; Bateman grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Wynn out at second]; Lillis grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 1. PIRATES 4TH: Stargell was called out on strikes; Bailey flied out to center; Lynch flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 1. ASTROS 5TH: Bruce grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan grounded out (second to first); Spangler singled to right [Spangler out at second (right to shortstop)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 1. PIRATES 5TH: Pagliaroni popped to shortstop; Alley grounded out (shortstop to first); Law struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 1. ASTROS 6TH: Staub flied out to center; Bond grounded out (pitcher to shortstop to first); Aspromonte grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 1. PIRATES 6TH: Virdon popped to shortstop; Schofield grounded out (first to pitcher); Clemente singled; Stargell struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 1. ASTROS 7TH: Wynn popped to third in foul territory; Bateman was called out on strikes; Lillis singled; Bruce forced Lillis (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 1. PIRATES 7TH: Bailey grounded out (shortstop to first); Lynch struck out; Pagliaroni singled; RODGERS RAN FOR PAGLIARONI; Alley grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 1. ASTROS 8TH: CRANDALL REPLACED RODGERS (PLAYING C ); Morgan grounded out (second to first); Spangler singled; Staub popped to shortstop; Bond grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 1. PIRATES 8TH: MOTA BATTED FOR LAW; Mota singled; Virdon flied out to left; Schofield was called out on strikes; Clemente struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 1. ASTROS 9TH: FACE REPLACED MOTA (PITCHING); Aspromonte struck out; Wynn flied out to left; Bateman homered; Lillis singled; Bruce flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 1. PIRATES 9TH: Stargell flied out to center; Bailey flied out to right; Lynch grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 1. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 3 10 0 6 Pirates 1 6 0 5

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