Pittsburgh Pirates 13, Houston Astros 8
Regular Season Game 59
Played on Wednesday, June 11, 1969 (N) at Astrodome

PIT N    1  0  0    1  1  6    0  2  2  -  13 15  1
HOU N    1  0  2    0  3  0    1  1  0  -   8 12  4
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou cf                       4   1   3   1       0   0       1   0
  Davis pr,cf                 2   2   1   1       0   0       0   0
Hebner 3b                     5   1   1   2       1   0       1   1
Clemente rf                   3   3   1   4       1   2       2   1
Pagan lf                      5   0   1   2       0   4       4   0
Oliver 1b                     5   0   1   0       0   0       9   2
May c                         4   3   2   0       1   1       6   0
Alley ss                      1   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Patek ss                    4   2   3   0       0   0       3   1
Mazeroski 2b                  5   0   0   1       0   1       0   3
Blass p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Taylor ph                   0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Dal Canton p                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Hartenstein p               1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                       42  13  15  11       4  10      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Patek-Oliver.
E: Oliver (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Alou (21,off Wilson).
HR: Clemente (7,6th inning off Billingham 3 on 2 out).
HBP: Clemente (1,by Wilson).
GDP: Mazeroski (4,off Womack).
IBB: Clemente (6,by Womack).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Clemente (2,2nd base off Wilson/Edwards); Hebner (1,2nd base off Wilson/Edwards).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Blefary 1b                    2   1   0   0       2   0       5   0
Martinez ss                   5   2   3   1       0   0       1   1
Wynn cf                       4   2   3   1       1   0       2   0
Miller rf                     4   1   2   2       1   0       3   0
Menke 2b                      4   1   1   2       0   0       2   1
Edwards c                     4   0   1   2       0   1      10   0
Geiger lf                     4   0   0   0       1   3       2   0
Rader 3b                      5   0   1   0       0   0       1   3
Wilson p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Guinn p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Billingham p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McFadden ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Womack p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Valdespino ph               1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Blasingame p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   8  12   8       5   5      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Rader-Blefary.
E: Martinez (2), Edwards (2), Geiger (1), Rader (13).

BATTING - 
2B: Wynn (6,off Blass); Miller (12,off Blass); Menke (12,off Dal Canton); Edwards
(6,off Dal Canton).
SF: Menke (4,off Blass); Edwards (3,off Blass).
HBP: Blefary (3,by Blass).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blass W(6-2)                  5     8   6   5   1   4   0  25
Dal Canton                    2.1   4   2   2   3   1   0  13
Hartenstein SV(7)             1.2   0   0   0   1   0   0   6
Totals                        9    12   8   7   5   5   0  44

HBP: Blass (2,Blefary).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson                        5.2   8   6   4   1   8   0  27
Guinn L(0-1)                  0     1   2   2   1   0   0   2
Billingham                    0.1   1   1   1   0   1   1   2
Womack                        2     3   2   2   1   0   0  10
Blasingame                    1     2   2   2   1   1   0   6
Totals                        9    15  13  11   4  10   1  47

WP: Womack (2).
HBP: Wilson (5,Clemente).
IBB: Womack (5,Clemente).

Umpires: HP - John Kibler, 1B - Andy Olsen, 2B - Al Barlick, 3B - Ed Vargo
Ejections: HOU Manager Harry Walker by John Kibler [Call at HP]
Time of Game: 3:13   Attendance: 15871


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Alou                cf        Blefary             1b
2. Hebner              3b        Martinez            ss
3. Clemente            rf        Wynn                cf
4. Pagan               lf        Miller              rf
5. Oliver              1b        Menke               2b
6. May                 c         Edwards             c
7. Alley               ss        Geiger              lf
8. Mazeroski           2b        Rader               3b
9. Blass               p         Wilson              p

PIRATES 1ST: Alou flied out to left; Hebner flied out to right;
Clemente was hit by a pitch; Clemente stole second [Clemente
scored (error by Edwards) (unearned)]; Pagan was called out on
strikes; 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Blefary was hit by a pitch; Martinez grounded out
(second to first) [Blefary to second]; Wynn doubled to right
[Blefary scored, Wynn out at second (right to shortstop to
third)]; Miller singled; Menke flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

PIRATES 2ND: Oliver flied out to center; May struck out; Alley
singled; Mazeroski forced Alley (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Edwards was called out on strikes; Geiger was called
out on strikes; Rader singled; Wilson was called out on strikes;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

PIRATES 3RD: Blass grounded out (third to first); Alou singled;
Hebner lined to right; Clemente was called out on strikes; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Blefary flied out to left; Martinez singled; Wynn
singled [Martinez to third]; Miller reached on an error by
Oliver [Martinez scored, Wynn to third]; Menke forced Miller
(first to shortstop) [Wynn scored (unearned)]; PATEK REPLACED
ALLEY (PLAYING SS); Edwards lined to shortstop; 2 R (1 ER), 2 H,
1 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 3.

PIRATES 4TH: Pagan struck out; Oliver flied out to right; May
singled; Patek singled to left [May scored (error by Geiger)
(unearned), Patek to third]; Mazeroski grounded out (pitcher to
first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Geiger walked; Rader made an out to first; Wilson
forced Geiger (first to shortstop); Blefary flied out to center;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 3.

PIRATES 5TH: Blass was called out on strikes; Alou doubled;
Hebner singled [Alou scored]; Hebner stole second; Clemente was
called out on strikes; Pagan was called out on strikes; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Martinez singled; Wynn singled [Martinez to second];
Miller doubled [Martinez scored, Wynn to third]; Menke hit a
sacrifice fly to left [Wynn scored, Miller to third]; Edwards
hit a sacrifice fly to right [Miller scored]; Geiger struck out;
3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 6.

PIRATES 6TH: Oliver flied out to center; May singled; Patek
singled [May to second]; Mazeroski was called out on strikes;
TAYLOR BATTED FOR BLASS; Taylor walked [May to third, Patek to
second]; GUINN REPLACED WILSON (PITCHING); Alou singled [May
scored, Patek to third, Taylor to second]; DAVIS RAN FOR ALOU;
Hebner walked [Patek scored, Taylor to third, Davis to second];
BILLINGHAM REPLACED GUINN (PITCHING); Clemente homered [Taylor
scored, Davis scored, Hebner scored]; Pagan struck out; 6 R, 4
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 9, Astros 6.

ASTROS 6TH: DAL CANTON REPLACED TAYLOR (PITCHING); DAVIS STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Rader flied out to left; MCFADDEN BATTED
FOR BILLINGHAM; McFadden made an out to first; Blefary walked;
Martinez grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 9, Astros 6.

PIRATES 7TH: WOMACK REPLACED MCFADDEN (PITCHING); Oliver
singled; May flied out to left; Patek reached on an error by
Martinez [Oliver to second]; Mazeroski grounded into a double
play (third to first) [Oliver out at third]; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 9, Astros 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Wynn walked; Miller lined into a double play
(shortstop to first) [Wynn out at first]; Menke doubled; Edwards
doubled [Menke scored]; Geiger was called out on strikes; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 9, Astros 7.

PIRATES 8TH: Dal Canton singled; Davis forced Dal Canton
(pitcher to shortstop); Hebner grounded out (second to pitcher)
[Davis to second]; Clemente was walked intentionally; Womack
threw a wild pitch [Davis to third, Clemente to second]; Pagan
singled [Davis scored, Clemente scored]; Oliver lined to first;
2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 11, Astros 7.

ASTROS 8TH: Rader grounded out (third to first); VALDESPINO
BATTED FOR WOMACK; Valdespino singled; Blefary walked
[Valdespino to second]; Martinez singled [Valdespino scored,
Blefary to third]; HARTENSTEIN REPLACED DAL CANTON (PITCHING);
Wynn reached on a fielder's choice [Blefary out at home (pitcher
to catcher), Martinez to second]; Astros Manager Harry Walker
ejected by HP umpire John Kibler; Miller walked [Martinez to
third, Wynn to second]; Menke made an out to first; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 3 LOB.  Pirates 11, Astros 8.

PIRATES 9TH: BLASINGAME REPLACED VALDESPINO (PITCHING); May
walked; Patek singled [May to third (error by Rader)]; Mazeroski
grounded out (third to first) [May scored, Patek to second];
Hartenstein struck out; Davis singled [Patek scored]; Hebner
made an out to second; 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 13, Astros
8.

ASTROS 9TH: Edwards grounded out (second to first); Geiger
grounded out (second to first); Rader flied out to right; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 13, Astros 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates         13  15   1    7
 Astros           8  12   4    9


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