Houston Astros 2, Pittsburgh Pirates 1
Regular Season Game 114
Played on Friday, August 9, 1968 (N) at Astrodome

PIT N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  6  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   2  6  1
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou cf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Patek ss                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Clemente rf                   4   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Clendenon 1b                  4   0   2   1       0   0       9   0
Mota lf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Pagan 3b                      3   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Wills pr,3b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Alley 2b                      3   0   0   0       1   0       1   5
May c                         4   0   0   0       0   1       8   0
Bunning p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ellis p                     2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Face p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   1   6   1       1   5      25   9

FIELDING - 
PB: May (5).

BATTING - 
3B: Clemente (11,off Lemaster).
HBP: Pagan (3,by Shea).
GDP: Alley (17,off Shea).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Miller cf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Torres ss                     4   0   1   0       0   1       4   7
Menke 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Staub 1b                      3   0   0   0       1   0      10   0
Thomas rf                     3   0   0   0       1   2       2   0
  Simpson pr                  0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Rader 3b                      4   1   1   0       0   0       1   1
Wynn lf                       4   0   2   2       0   0       0   0
Bateman c                     3   0   1   0       0   1       5   0
Lemaster p                    2   0   0   0       1   2       0   1
  Shea p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   6   2       3   8      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Torres-Staub.
E: Rader (16).

BATTING - 
2B: Wynn (14,off Face).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Miller (4,2nd base off Bunning/May).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bunning                       2     1   0   0   1   4   0   8
Ellis L(2-2)                  6.1   4   2   2   2   4   0  25
Face                          0     1   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        8.1   6   2   2   3   8   0  34


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemaster                      8     6   1   1   1   5   0  32
Shea W(2-2)                   1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     6   1   1   1   5   0  35

HBP: Shea (2,Pagan).

Umpires: HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - Bob Engel, 2B - Al Barlick, 3B - Stan Landes
Time of Game: 2:30   Attendance: 15270


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Alou                cf        Miller              cf
2. Patek               ss        Torres              ss
3. Clemente            rf        Menke               2b
4. Clendenon           1b        Staub               1b
5. Mota                lf        Thomas              rf
6. Pagan               3b        Rader               3b
7. Alley               2b        Wynn                lf
8. May                 c         Bateman             c
9. Bunning             p         Lemaster            p

PIRATES 1ST: Alou struck out; Patek struck out; Clemente
singled; Clendenon singled [Clemente to second]; Mota out on an
unknown play; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Miller singled; Miller stole second; Torres struck
out; Menke struck out; Staub walked; Thomas struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Pagan singled; Alley walked [Pagan to second]; May
struck out; Bunning out on an unknown play; Alou out on an
unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader out on an unknown play; Wynn out on an unknown
play; Bateman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0,
Astros 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Patek out on an unknown play; Clemente out on an
unknown play; Clendenon out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: ELLIS REPLACED BUNNING (PITCHING); Lemaster walked;
Miller struck out; Torres singled [Lemaster to second]; Menke
out on an unknown play; Staub out on an unknown play; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 4TH: Mota singled; Pagan out on an unknown play; Alley
out on an unknown play; May out on an unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Thomas struck out; Rader out on an unknown play;
Wynn singled; May allowed a passed ball [Wynn to second];
Bateman out on an unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates
0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 5TH: Ellis struck out; Alou out on an unknown play;
Patek out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Lemaster struck out; Miller out on an unknown play;
Torres out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0,
Astros 0.

PIRATES 6TH: Clemente out on an unknown play; Clendenon out on
an unknown play; Mota out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Menke out on an unknown play; Staub out on an
unknown play; Thomas out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 7TH: Pagan out on an unknown play; Alley reached on an
error by Rader; May out on an unknown play; Ellis struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Rader out on an unknown play; Wynn out on an unknown
play; Bateman singled; Lemaster struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 8TH: Alou out on an unknown play; Patek out on an
unknown play; Clemente tripled; Clendenon singled to third
[Clemente scored]; Mota out on an unknown play; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Miller out on an unknown play; Torres out on an
unknown play; Menke out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

PIRATES 9TH: SHEA REPLACED LEMASTER (PITCHING); Pagan was hit by
a pitch; WILLS RAN FOR PAGAN; Alley grounded into a double play
(shortstop to first) [Wills out at second]; May out on an
unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 9TH: WILLS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); Staub out on an
unknown play; Thomas walked; SIMPSON RAN FOR THOMAS; Rader
singled [Simpson to second]; FACE REPLACED ELLIS (PITCHING);
Wynn doubled [Simpson scored, Rader scored]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          1   6   0    7
 Astros           2   6   1    7


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