Houston Astros 2, Pittsburgh Pirates 1
Regular Season Game 42
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Saturday, May 28, 1966 (D) at Astrodome

PIT N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   1  9  0
HOU N    0  2  0    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   2 10  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou cf                       5   0   1   0       0   2       1   1
Alley ss                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Mota rf                       4   0   3   0       0   0       1   0
Stargell lf                   3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Clendenon 1b                  4   0   0   0       0   2      10   0
Mazeroski 2b                  4   0   0   0       0   0       4   6
Bailey 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Pagliaroni c                  4   1   3   0       0   0       5   0
Cardwell p                    2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Lynch ph                    1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Law pr                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McBean p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Rodgers ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   1   9   1       0   7      24  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Mazeroski-Alley-Clendenon, Bailey-Mazeroski-Clendenon.

BATTING - 
2B: Mota (6,off Giusti); Pagliaroni (7,off Giusti).
HBP: Stargell (2,by Giusti).
Team LOB: 9.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     3   0   1   0       1   0       2   1
Jackson ss                    3   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Wynn cf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Gentile 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       5   0
Staub rf                      3   0   1   0       1   0       8   0
Maye lf                       4   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Bateman c                     3   0   2   0       0   0       7   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   1   1   1       0   0       0   1
Giusti p                      2   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Owens p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mantilla ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Raymond p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   2  10   2       2   4      27   4

BATTING - 
2B: Maye (3,off Cardwell); Aspromonte (8,off Cardwell); Giusti (1,off Cardwell);
Gentile (5,off Cardwell).
SH: Jackson (10,off Cardwell).
GDP: Maye (3,off Cardwell); Aspromonte (7,off Cardwell).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Jackson (15,2nd base off Cardwell/Pagliaroni).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cardwell L(0-4)               6     9   2   2   2   2   0  26
McBean                        2     1   0   0   0   2   0   7
Totals                        8    10   2   2   2   4   0  33

WP: Cardwell (2).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Giusti W(5-3)                 6.2   7   1   1   0   6   0  28
Owens                         0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Raymond SV(6)                 2     2   0   0   0   1   0   8
Totals                        9     9   1   1   0   7   0  37

WP: Raymond (2).
HBP: Giusti (1,Stargell).

Umpires: HP - Stan Landes, 1B - Mel Steiner, 3B - Augie Donatelli
Time of Game: 2:25   Attendance: 13235


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Alou                cf        Morgan              2b
2. Alley               ss        Jackson             ss
3. Mota                rf        Wynn                cf
4. Stargell            lf        Gentile             1b
5. Clendenon           1b        Staub               rf
6. Mazeroski           2b        Maye                lf
7. Bailey              3b        Bateman             c
8. Pagliaroni          c         Aspromonte          3b
9. Cardwell            p         Giusti              p

PIRATES 1ST: Alou popped to shortstop; Alley struck out; Mota
flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan lined to center; Jackson singled; Jackson
stole second; Wynn struck out; Gentile lined to right; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Stargell was called out on strikes; Clendenon
struck out; Mazeroski popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Staub popped to third; Maye doubled; Bateman
grounded out (third to first); Aspromonte doubled [Maye scored];
Giusti doubled [Aspromonte scored]; Cardwell threw a wild pitch
[Giusti to third]; Morgan walked; Jackson grounded out (second
to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 3RD: Bailey grounded out (third to first); Pagliaroni
singled; Cardwell flied to center; Alou struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Wynn grounded out (pitcher to first); Gentile
doubled; Staub walked; Maye grounded into a double play (second
to shortstop to first) [Staub out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 4TH: Alley flied to left; Mota doubled; Stargell was hit
by a pitch; Clendenon flied to right; Mazeroski flied to right;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Bateman singled; Aspromonte grounded into a double
play (third to second to first) [Bateman out at second]; Giusti
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 5TH: Bailey was called out on strikes; Pagliaroni
singled; Cardwell forced Pagliaroni (shortstop to second); Alou
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Morgan singled; Jackson out on a sacrifice bunt
(first unassisted) [Morgan to second]; Wynn was called out on
strikes; Gentile popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 6TH: Alley flied to right; Mota singled; Stargell
grounded out (second to first) [Mota to second]; Clendenon flied
to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Staub grounded out (second to first); Maye singled;
Bateman singled to center [Maye out at third (center to
second)]; Aspromonte forced Bateman (shortstop to second); 0 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 7TH: Mazeroski popped to second; Bailey flied to center;
Pagliaroni doubled; LYNCH BATTED FOR CARDWELL; Lynch singled
[Pagliaroni scored]; LAW RAN FOR LYNCH; Alou singled [Law to
third]; OWENS REPLACED GIUSTI (PITCHING); Alley popped to first;
1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: MCBEAN REPLACED LAW (PITCHING); MANTILLA BATTED FOR
OWENS; Mantilla struck out; Morgan flied to left; Jackson
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
1, Astros 2.

PIRATES 8TH: RAYMOND REPLACED MANTILLA (PITCHING); Mota singled;
Stargell flied to right; Raymond threw a wild pitch [Mota to
second]; Clendenon struck out; Mazeroski flied to right; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Wynn popped to second; Gentile struck out; Staub
singled; Maye grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 2.

PIRATES 9TH: Bailey flied to left; Pagliaroni grounded out
(shortstop to first); RODGERS BATTED FOR MCBEAN; Rodgers
singled; Alou flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1,
Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          1   9   0    9
 Astros           2  10   0    7


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