Pittsburgh Pirates 3, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 54
Played on Sunday, June 9, 1968 (D) at Astrodome

PIT N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   3 11  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  5  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Patek 3b                      4   1   0   0       1   1       1   1
Alley ss                      5   1   3   0       0   0       0   4
Clemente rf                   4   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Clendenon 1b                  4   0   1   1       0   1      11   0
Alou cf                       3   1   3   1       0   0       0   0
May c                         4   0   2   0       0   0       6   0
Pagan lf                      2   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Mazeroski 2b                  2   0   1   0       2   1       4   7
Moose p                       4   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
  Kline p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   3  11   3       3   7      27* 14

* - Files missing details on 1 outs.
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Alley-Mazeroski-Clendenon.

BATTING - 
SH: Pagan (2,off Cuellar).
SF: Alou (1,off Cuellar); Pagan (2,off Cuellar).
GDP: May (3,off Cuellar); Moose (1,off Cuellar).
IBB: Mazeroski (3,by Cuellar).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Alley (8,2nd base off Cuellar/Brand).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Browne rf                     3   0   1   1       1   1       4   1
Brand c                       3   0   0   0       1   0       7   2
Thomas 1b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       9   2
Wynn cf                       4   0   2   0       0   1       2   0
Menke 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Gotay 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
Watson lf                     3   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Torres ss                     3   1   1   0       0   1       1   3
Cuellar p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Murrell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       30   1   5   1       2   6      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Browne-Gotay, Torres-Gotay-Thomas, Cuellar-Brand-Thomas.

BATTING - 
2B: Watson (3,off Moose); Torres (5,off Moose).
SH: Thomas (3,off Moose).
GDP: Menke (2,off Moose).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Moose W(1-4)                  8.1   5   1   1   2   6   0  31
Kline SV(2)                   0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        9     5   1   1   2   6   0  33


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cuellar L(3-2)                8    11   3   3   3   6   0  35
Gladding                      1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9    11   3   3   3   7   0  38

IBB: Cuellar (2,Mazeroski).

Umpires: HP - Bill Williams, 1B - Ed Sudol, 3B - Lee Weyer
Time of Game: 2:18   Attendance: 12862


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Patek               3b        Browne              rf
2. Alley               ss        Brand               c
3. Clemente            rf        Thomas              1b
4. Clendenon           1b        Wynn                cf
5. Alou                cf        Menke               3b
6. May                 c         Gotay               2b
7. Pagan               lf        Watson              lf
8. Mazeroski           2b        Torres              ss
9. Moose               p         Cuellar             p

PIRATES 1ST: Patek walked; Alley singled [Patek to second];
Clemente popped to first; Clendenon singled [Patek scored, Alley
to third]; Alou sacrifice flied into a double play to right
[Alley scored, Clendenon out at second (right to second)]; 2 R,
2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Browne was called out on strikes; Brand flied out to
right; Thomas grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: May grounded out (first to pitcher); Pagan popped
to shortstop; Mazeroski walked; Moose was called out on strikes;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Wynn singled; Menke grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Wynn out at second]; Gotay
popped to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Patek flied out to center; Alley singled; Alley
stole second; Clemente struck out (catcher to first); Clendenon
flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Watson flied out to right; Torres struck out;
Cuellar grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 2, Astros 0.

PIRATES 4TH: Alou singled; May grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Alou out at second]; Pagan
singled; Mazeroski singled [Pagan to second]; Moose grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Browne walked; Brand walked [Browne to second];
Thomas out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Browne to
third, Brand to second]; Wynn was called out on strikes; Menke
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

PIRATES 5TH: Patek struck out; Alley singled; Clemente grounded
out (third to first) [Alley to second]; Clendenon flied out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Gotay struck out; Watson doubled; Torres grounded
out (second to first) [Watson to third]; Cuellar grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

PIRATES 6TH: Alou singled; May singled [Alou to second]; Pagan
out on a sacrifice bunt (third to first) [Alou to third, May to
second]; Mazeroski was walked intentionally; Moose grounded into
a double play (pitcher to catcher to first) [Alou out at home];
0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Browne grounded out (pitcher to first); Brand
grounded out (second to first); Thomas flied out to right; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

PIRATES 7TH: Patek flied out to right; Alley grounded out (third
to first); Clemente struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Wynn popped to second; Menke grounded out (second to
first); Gotay grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

PIRATES 8TH: Clendenon struck out; Alou singled; May singled
[Alou to third]; Pagan hit a sacrifice fly to center [Alou
scored]; Mazeroski struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 3,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Watson struck out; Torres doubled to right; MURRELL
BATTED FOR CUELLAR; Murrell grounded out (shortstop to first);
Browne singled [Torres scored]; Brand forced Browne (shortstop
to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 1.

PIRATES 9TH: GLADDING REPLACED MURRELL (PITCHING); Moose was
called out on strikes; Patek grounded out (shortstop to first);
Alley grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: Thomas flied out to right; Wynn singled; KLINE
REPLACED MOOSE (PITCHING); Menke forced Wynn (shortstop to
second); Gotay out on an unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 3, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          3  11   0    8
 Astros           1   5   0    5


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