Pittsburgh Pirates 5, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 120
Played on Tuesday, August 19, 1969 (N) at Forbes Field

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   1  5  0
PIT N    0  0  0    2  2  0    1  0  x  -   5  8  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou rf                       3   0   0   0       1   3       0   0
Morgan 2b                     2   0   0   0       2   1       1   2
  Billingham p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Wynn cf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Menke ss                      3   1   2   0       1   1       0   1
Rader 3b                      4   0   2   1       0   0       0   3
Blefary 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   3       9   0
Martinez lf                   4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Edwards c                     2   0   0   0       0   1       9   1
  Bryant ph,c                 1   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Wilson p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Gotay ph,2b                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       29   1   5   1       6  13      24   9

BATTING - 
GDP: Edwards (16,off Walker); Rader (15,off Walker); Wynn (4,off Gibbon).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morgan (32,2nd base off Walker/Sanguillen).

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou cf                       4   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Taylor 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       7   1
Stargell lf                   3   2   1   1       1   2       0   0
Pagan rf                      4   0   0   0       0   3       0   0
  Davis rf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hebner 3b                     2   1   1   0       2   0       0   0
Sanguillen c                  4   1   2   3       0   0      15   2
Alley 2b                      4   0   1   1       0   3       3   2
Patek ss                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Walker p                      3   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Gibbon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       32   5   8   5       3  12      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 4. Patek-Alley-Taylor, Patek-Alley-Taylor, Gibbon-Sanguillen-Taylor, Sanguillen-Taylor-Sanguillen.
E: Taylor (5), Sanguillen (14).

BATTING - 
2B: Hebner (21,off Wilson); Sanguillen (17,off Wilson).
HR: Stargell (23,7th inning off Wilson 0 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 6.

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

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson L(15-8)                7     8   5   5   3  10   1  32
Billingham                    1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        8     8   5   5   3  12   1  35

WP: Wilson (12).

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Walker W(2-3)                 7     3   0   0   6  11   0  28
Gibbon SV(9)                  2     2   1   1   0   2   0   7
Totals                        9     5   1   1   6  13   0  35

Walker faced 3 batters in the 8th inning
WP: Gibbon (3).

Umpires: HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - John Kibler, 2B - Andy Olsen, 3B - Al Barlick
Time of Game: 2:25   Attendance: 5409


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Alou                rf        Alou                cf
2. Morgan              2b        Taylor              1b
3. Wynn                cf        Stargell            lf
4. Menke               ss        Pagan               rf
5. Rader               3b        Hebner              3b
6. Blefary             1b        Sanguillen          c
7. Martinez            lf        Alley               2b
8. Edwards             c         Patek               ss
9. Wilson              p         Walker              p

ASTROS 1ST: Alou struck out; Morgan walked; Morgan stole second
[Morgan to third (error by Sanguillen)]; Wynn was called out on
strikes; Menke walked; Rader forced Menke (second unassisted); 0
R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Alou singled to left; Taylor singled to left [Alou
to second]; Stargell struck out; Pagan forced Taylor (third to
second) [Alou to third, Pagan to first]; Pagan stole second;
Hebner walked; Sanguillen grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Blefary struck out; Martinez singled to right;
Edwards grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Martinez out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Alley struck out (catcher to first); Patek flied
out to center; Walker struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Wilson grounded out (first unassisted); Alou struck
out; Morgan flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Alou grounded out (third to first); Taylor flied
out to left; Stargell struck out; 1:15 rain delay sometime in
fourth; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn struck out; Menke singled to left; Rader
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Menke out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates
0.

PIRATES 4TH: Pagan struck out; Hebner doubled to center;
Sanguillen doubled [Hebner scored]; Alley singled to center
[Sanguillen scored]; Patek grounded out (shortstop to first)
[Alley to second]; Walker struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Pirates 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Blefary struck out; Martinez grounded out (first
unassisted); Edwards struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 5TH: Alou singled to center; Taylor struck out; Stargell
walked [Alou to second]; Pagan struck out; Hebner walked [Alou
to third, Stargell to second]; Sanguillen singled [Alou scored,
Stargell scored, Hebner to second]; Wilson threw a wild pitch
[Hebner to third, Sanguillen to second]; Alley struck out; 2 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Wilson grounded out (pitcher to first); Alou struck
out; Morgan walked; Wynn lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 4.

PIRATES 6TH: Patek popped to first in foul territory; Walker
grounded out (second to first); Alou flied out to left; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Menke struck out; Rader singled to left; Blefary
struck out; Martinez was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 4.

PIRATES 7TH: Taylor grounded out (pitcher to first); Stargell
homered; over the roof; Pagan struck out; Hebner grounded
out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates
5.

ASTROS 8TH: DAVIS REPLACED PAGAN (PLAYING RF); BRYANT BATTED FOR
EDWARDS; Bryant walked; GOTAY BATTED FOR WILSON; Gotay walked
[Bryant to second]; Alou walked [Bryant to third, Gotay to
second]; GIBBON REPLACED WALKER (PITCHING); Morgan struck out;
Wynn grounded into a double play (pitcher to catcher to first)
[Bryant out at home]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 5.

PIRATES 8TH: BRYANT STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); GOTAY STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 2B); BILLINGHAM REPLACED MORGAN (PITCHING);
Sanguillen grounded out (third to first); Alley struck out;
Patek struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 5.

ASTROS 9TH: Menke singled to third; Gibbon threw a wild pitch
[Menke to second]; Rader singled to right [Menke scored];
Blefary reached on an error by Taylor [Rader to second, Blefary
to first]; Martinez hit into a double play (catcher to first)
[Rader out at home (first to catcher), Blefary to second];
Bryant struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   5   0    7
 Pirates          5   8   2    6


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