Pittsburgh Pirates 8, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 72
Played on Monday, June 27, 1966 (N) at Forbes Field

HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  0  3  -   5 11  0
PIT N    0  0  0    2  1  0    5  0  x  -   8 11  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jackson ss                    4   0   0   0       1   0       2   3
Lillis 2b                     4   1   2   2       1   0       3   3
Wynn cf                       4   1   2   0       1   0       4   0
Staub lf                      4   0   3   0       1   0       0   0
Nicholson rf                  5   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   0   0       0   2       0   3
  Heath ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bateman c                     4   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Harrison 1b                   4   1   3   0       0   0      10   0
  Colbert pr                  0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bruce p                       2   1   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Owens p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Maye ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   5  11   2       4   3      24  10

BATTING - 
2B: Wynn (16,off Blass).
SH: Bruce (3,off Blass).
GDP: Aspromonte (9,off Blass); Harrison (2,off Blass).
IBB: Staub (5,by Blass).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Jackson (6,2nd base by Blass/Pagliaroni).

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou cf                       5   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Alley ss                      5   2   2   0       0   0       3   5
Clemente rf                   5   1   3   1       0   1       3   0
Stargell lf                   2   1   0   1       1   2       1   0
Pagan 3b                      4   2   1   2       0   0       1   3
Clendenon 1b                  4   0   2   0       0   0      11   1
Pagliaroni c                  2   1   1   1       2   1       3   1
Mazeroski 2b                  3   0   0   1       1   0       4   4
Blass p                       4   0   1   2       0   0       1   1
  Face p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   8  11   8       4   4      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Alley-Mazeroski-Clendenon, Pagan-Mazeroski-Clendenon.
E: Pagan (7), Mazeroski (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Alley (10,off Bruce); Clemente (12,off Bruce).
SF: Stargell (3,off Bruce).
HBP: Stargell (4,by Bruce).
IBB: Stargell (8,by Bruce).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bruce L(1-6)                  6.1   9   6   6   2   3   0  31
Owens                         1.2   2   2   2   2   1   0   9
Totals                        8    11   8   8   4   4   0  40

HBP: Bruce (2,Stargell).
IBB: Bruce (3,Stargell).

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blass W(6-1)                  8.2  11   5   2   4   3   0  39
Face SV(11)                   0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    11   5   2   4   3   0  42

IBB: Blass (1,Staub).

Umpires: HP - Ed Sudol, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - John Kibler, 3B - Bill Jackowski
Time of Game: 2:26   Attendance: 11679


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Jackson             ss        Alou                cf
2. Lillis              2b        Alley               ss
3. Wynn                cf        Clemente            rf
4. Staub               lf        Stargell            lf
5. Nicholson           rf        Pagan               3b
6. Aspromonte          3b        Clendenon           1b
7. Bateman             c         Pagliaroni          c
8. Harrison            1b        Mazeroski           2b
9. Bruce               p         Blass               p

ASTROS 1ST: Jackson grounded out (shortstop to first); Lillis
made an out to second; Wynn singled; Staub singled [Wynn to
second]; Nicholson flied out to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Alou popped to second; Alley grounded out
(shortstop to first); Clemente struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Aspromonte struck out; Bateman popped to shortstop;
Harrison singled; Bruce grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Stargell struck out; Pagan grounded out (third to
first); Clendenon singled; Pagliaroni struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Jackson walked; Jackson was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); Lillis singled; Wynn doubled [Lillis to
third]; Staub was walked intentionally; Nicholson struck out;
Aspromonte grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Mazeroski grounded out (third to first); Blass
flied out to center; Alou grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Bateman flied out to right; Harrison singled; Bruce
reached on a fielder's choice on a sacrifice bunt [Harrison to
second]; Jackson grounded out (second to first) [Harrison to
third, Bruce to second]; Lillis singled [Harrison scored, Bruce
scored]; Wynn lined to shortstop; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
2, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 4TH: Alley doubled; Clemente singled [Alley to third];
Stargell hit a sacrifice fly to center [Alley scored]; Pagan
forced Clemente (shortstop to second); Clendenon singled [Pagan
to second]; Pagliaroni singled [Pagan scored, Clendenon to
second]; Mazeroski lined to shortstop; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 2, Pirates 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Staub singled; Nicholson popped to shortstop;
Aspromonte grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Staub out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 2.

PIRATES 5TH: Blass grounded out (third to first); Alou singled;
Alley grounded out (second to first) [Alou to second]; Clemente
doubled [Alou scored]; Stargell was walked intentionally; Pagan
grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
2, Pirates 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Bateman singled; Harrison grounded into a double
play (third to second to first) [Bateman out at second]; Bruce
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 6TH: Clendenon grounded out (shortstop to first);
Pagliaroni walked; Mazeroski flied out to center; Blass popped
to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Jackson grounded out (third to first); Lillis
grounded out (shortstop to first); Wynn grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 7TH: Alou grounded out (first unassisted); Alley
singled; Clemente singled [Alley to second]; Stargell was hit by
a pitch [Alley to third, Clemente to second]; OWENS REPLACED
BRUCE (PITCHING); Pagan singled [Alley scored, Clemente scored,
Stargell to second]; Clendenon flied out to center; Pagliaroni
walked [Stargell to third, Pagan to second]; Mazeroski walked
[Stargell scored, Pagan to third, Pagliaroni to second]; Blass
singled [Pagan scored, Pagliaroni scored, Mazeroski to second];
Alou popped to shortstop; 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 8.

ASTROS 8TH: Staub singled; Nicholson lined to left; Aspromonte
struck out; Bateman grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 8.

PIRATES 8TH: Alley grounded out (second to first); Clemente
flied out to right; Stargell was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 8.

ASTROS 9TH: Harrison singled; COLBERT RAN FOR HARRISON; MAYE
BATTED FOR OWENS; Maye popped to third; Jackson lined to right;
Lillis walked [Colbert to second]; Wynn walked [Colbert to
third, Lillis to second]; FACE REPLACED BLASS (PITCHING); Staub
reached on an error by Mazeroski [Colbert scored (unearned) (no
RBI), Lillis to third, Wynn to second]; Nicholson reached on an
error by Pagan [Lillis scored (unearned) (no RBI), Wynn scored
(unearned) (no RBI), Staub to second]; HEATH BATTED FOR
ASPROMONTE; Heath grounded out (second to first); 3 R (0 ER), 1
H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5  11   0   10
 Pirates          8  11   2    8


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