Pittsburgh Pirates 4, Houston Astros 3 (10 innings)
Regular Season Game 140
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Monday, September 2, 1968 (D) at Forbes Field

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  2  0    0  -   3  6  2
PIT N    0  0  0    0  0  0    3  0  0    1  -   4 12  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Herrera 2b                    5   1   1   0       0   1       7   4
Menke ss                      3   0   0   0       0   1       3   4
Wynn cf                       5   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Staub 1b                      3   0   2   2       1   0       8   1
Rader 3b                      2   0   0   1       0   1       0   2
Aspromonte lf                 4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Thomas rf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Adlesh c                      4   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Giusti p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
  Coombs p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Shea p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bateman ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Simpson pr                  0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dukes p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gotay ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   3   6   3       2   5      28  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Herrera-Staub, Menke-Herrera-Staub.
E: Wynn (3), Aspromonte (9).

BATTING - 
SH: Rader (2,off Moose); Menke (6,off Kline).
SF: Rader (3,off Moose).
HBP: Menke (4,by Dal Canton).
IBB: Thomas (4,by Moose).
Team LOB: 6.

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wills 3b                      3   1   2   1       2   0       1   3
Patek ss                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Pagan ss                    2   1   1   0       0   0       0   2
Alou cf                       5   0   2   2       0   0       5   0
Clemente rf                   5   0   2   0       0   1       3   0
Stargell lf                   2   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
  Mota ph,lf                  1   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Clendenon 1b                  5   0   1   0       0   0      10   0
Mazeroski 2b                  5   1   2   0       0   0       5   0
May c                         2   0   1   0       1   0       4   1
  Alley pr                    0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cannizzaro c                2   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Moose p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Kline p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jimenez ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dal Canton p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   4  12   4       4   4      30   8

BATTING - 
2B: Mazeroski (12,off Giusti); Alou (24,off Giusti).
SH: Patek (6,off Giusti); Moose (2,off Giusti).
HBP: Stargell (5,by Giusti).
GDP: Clendenon (11,off Shea).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Clendenon (8,2nd base off Giusti/Adlesh); Wills (48,3rd base off Giusti/Adlesh);
Pagan (1,2nd base off Giusti/Adlesh).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Giusti                        6.1   9   3   3   2   4   0  31
Coombs                        0     0   0   0   1   0   0   1
Shea                          0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Dukes                         2     1   0   0   1   0   0   8
Ray L(2-3)                    0.1   2   1   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9.1  12   4   3   4   4   0  44

WP: Giusti (10).
BK: Giusti (2).
HBP: Giusti (4,Stargell).

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Moose                         7     5   3   3   2   5   0  28
Kline                         1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Dal Canton W(1-0)             2     0   0   0   0   0   0   7
Totals                       10     6   3   3   2   5   0  39

Moose faced 2 batters in the 8th inning
HBP: Dal Canton (1,Menke).
IBB: Moose (6,Thomas).

Umpires: HP - Bill Williams, 1B - Ed Sudol, 2B - Lee Weyer, 3B - Tom Gorman
Time of Game: 2:52   Attendance: 6225


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Herrera             2b        Wills               3b
2. Menke               ss        Patek               ss
3. Wynn                cf        Alou                cf
4. Staub               1b        Clemente            rf
5. Rader               3b        Stargell            lf
6. Aspromonte          lf        Clendenon           1b
7. Thomas              rf        Mazeroski           2b
8. Adlesh              c         May                 c
9. Giusti              p         Moose               p

ASTROS 1ST: Herrera struck out; Menke struck out; Wynn out on an
unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Wills singled; Patek out on a sacrifice bunt [Wills
to second]; Alou out on an unknown play; Clemente out on an
unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Staub walked; Rader out on a sacrifice bunt [Staub
to second]; Aspromonte struck out; Thomas was walked
intentionally; Adlesh out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Stargell struck out; Clendenon singled; Mazeroski
hit into a double play (second to first) [Clendenon out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Giusti out on an unknown play; Herrera out on an
unknown play; Menke out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 3RD: May walked; Moose out on a sacrifice bunt [May to
second]; Wills out on an unknown play; Patek out on an unknown
play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn singled; Staub singled [Wynn to third]; Rader
out on an unknown play [Wynn scored]; Aspromonte out on an
unknown play; Thomas out on an unknown play; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 4TH: Alou singled; Giusti threw a wild pitch [Alou to
second]; Clemente struck out; Stargell struck out; Clendenon out
on an unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Adlesh out on an unknown play; Giusti out on an
unknown play; Herrera out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 5TH: Mazeroski doubled; May out on an unknown play;
Moose struck out; Wills walked; Giusti balked [Mazeroski to
third, Wills to second]; Patek out on an unknown play; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 6TH: PAGAN REPLACED PATEK (PLAYING SS); Menke out on an
unknown play; Wynn struck out; Staub out on an unknown play; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 6TH: Alou out on an unknown play; Clemente reached on an
error by Aspromonte; Stargell was hit by a pitch [Clemente to
second]; Clendenon reached on a fielder's choice [Clemente to
third, Stargell out at second]; Clendenon stole second;
Mazeroski out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
1, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Rader struck out; Aspromonte out on an unknown play;
Thomas singled; Adlesh out on an unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 7TH: May singled to first; ALLEY RAN FOR MAY; Moose out
on an unknown play [Alley to second]; Wills singled [Alley
scored]; Pagan singled [Wills to second]; Wills stole third and
Pagan stole second; Alou doubled [Wills scored, Pagan scored];
Clemente singled [Alou to third]; COOMBS REPLACED GIUSTI
(PITCHING); MOTA BATTED FOR STARGELL; Mota walked [Clemente to
second]; SHEA REPLACED COOMBS (PITCHING); Clendenon grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Mota out at
second]; 3 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 3.

ASTROS 8TH: MOTA STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); CANNIZZARO
REPLACED ALLEY (PLAYING C ); BATEMAN BATTED FOR SHEA; Bateman
singled; SIMPSON RAN FOR BATEMAN; Herrera singled [Simpson to
second]; KLINE REPLACED MOOSE (PITCHING); Menke out on a
sacrifice bunt [Simpson to third, Herrera to second]; Wynn out
on an unknown play; Staub singled [Simpson scored, Herrera
scored]; Rader out on an unknown play; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 3, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 8TH: DUKES REPLACED SIMPSON (PITCHING); Mazeroski out on
an unknown play; Cannizzaro out on an unknown play; JIMENEZ
BATTED FOR KLINE; Jimenez out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 3.

ASTROS 9TH: DAL CANTON REPLACED JIMENEZ (PITCHING); Aspromonte
out on an unknown play; Thomas out on an unknown play; Adlesh
out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates
3.

PIRATES 9TH: Wills walked; Pagan flied to center; Alou out on an
unknown play; Clemente singled [Wills to second]; Mota out on an
unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 3.

ASTROS 10TH: GOTAY BATTED FOR DUKES; Gotay out on an unknown
play; Herrera out on an unknown play; Menke was hit by a pitch;
Wynn out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3,
Pirates 3.

PIRATES 10TH: RAY REPLACED GOTAY (PITCHING); Clendenon out on an
unknown play; Mazeroski singled [Mazeroski to third (error by
Wynn)]; Cannizzaro singled [Mazeroski scored (unearned)]; 1 R (0
ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   6   2    6
 Pirates          4  12   0   12


Data courtesy of Retrosheet