Pittsburgh Pirates 6, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 16
Played on Wednesday, April 22, 1970 (N) at Forbes Field

HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  3  2
PIT N    0  0  0    1  4  0    1  0  x  -   6 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Davis lf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Wynn cf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Pepitone rf                   4   1   1   0       0   0       4   0
Menke ss                      3   0   0   1       1   1       1   4
Mayberry 1b                   3   0   0   0       0   0       8   1
Rader 3b                      3   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Edwards c                     2   0   0   0       1   0       6   0
Lemaster p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lampard ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Cook p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   1   3   1       3   3      24   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Menke-Morgan-Mayberry.
E: Pepitone (1), Rader (2).

BATTING - 
3B: Pepitone (2,off Blass).
HBP: Mayberry (2,by Blass).
Team LOB: 5.

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou cf                       5   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Hebner 3b                     5   1   1   0       0   2       1   2
Clemente rf                   5   1   3   1       0   0       3   0
Robertson 1b                  1   1   0   0       3   1      10   1
  Oliver 1b                   0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Stargell lf                   3   2   1   1       1   1       2   0
Sanguillen c                  4   0   3   1       0   0       3   0
Alley ss                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Patek ss                    3   1   1   0       0   1       3   2
Mazeroski 2b                  3   0   1   1       1   0       1   3
Blass p                       3   0   0   1       0   1       1   2
Totals                       33   6  10   5       5   6      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Hebner-Robertson.

BATTING - 
2B: Clemente 2 (2,off Lemaster 2); Hebner (5,off Lemaster).
3B: Patek (1,off Lemaster); Clemente (2,off Lemaster).
SF: Blass (1,off Lemaster).
GDP: Blass (1,off Ray).
IBB: Mazeroski (1,by Cook).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemaster L(1-2)               4     7   5   5   3   4   0  23
Ray                           2     2   0   0   0   1   0   7
Cook                          2     1   1   0   2   1   0   9
Totals                        8    10   6   5   5   6   0  39

Lemaster faced 4 batters in the 5th inning
IBB: Cook (2,Mazeroski).

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blass W(2-1)                  9     3   1   1   3   3   0  33

BK: Blass (1).
HBP: Blass (1,Mayberry).

Umpires: HP - Ed Sudol, 1B - Lee Weyer, 2B - Andy Olsen, 3B - Ken Burkhart
Time of Game: 2:20   Attendance: 6178


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Morgan              2b        Alou                cf
2. Davis               lf        Hebner              3b
3. Wynn                cf        Clemente            rf
4. Pepitone            rf        Robertson           1b
5. Menke               ss        Stargell            lf
6. Mayberry            1b        Sanguillen          c
7. Rader               3b        Alley               ss
8. Edwards             c         Mazeroski           2b
9. Lemaster            p         Blass               p

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan made an out to second; Davis singled; Wynn
lined into a double play (third to first) [Davis out at first];
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Alou flied out to left; Hebner was called out on
strikes; Clemente doubled; Robertson walked; Stargell struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Pepitone tripled; Menke grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Pepitone scored]; Mayberry grounded out (second to
first); Rader grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Sanguillen singled; Alley flied out to right;
Mazeroski grounded out (shortstop to first) [Sanguillen to
second]; Blass reached on an error by Rader [Sanguillen to
third, Blass to first]; Alou made an out to second; 0 R, 1 H, 1
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 3RD: PATEK REPLACED ALLEY (PLAYING SS); Edwards grounded
out (second to first); Lemaster struck out; Morgan grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Hebner was called out on strikes; Clemente doubled;
Robertson struck out; Stargell walked; Sanguillen flied out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Davis grounded out (second to first); Wynn walked;
Blass balked [Wynn to second]; Pepitone made an out to
shortstop; Menke walked; Mayberry flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 4TH: Patek tripled; Mazeroski flied out to right; Blass
hit a sacrifice fly to right [Patek scored]; Alou grounded out
(shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Rader grounded out (third to first); Edwards flied
out to center; Lemaster made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 5TH: Hebner doubled; Clemente tripled [Hebner scored];
Robertson walked; Stargell singled [Clemente scored, Robertson
to second]; RAY REPLACED LEMASTER (PITCHING); Sanguillen singled
[Robertson scored, Stargell to second]; Patek was called out on
strikes; Mazeroski singled [Stargell scored, Sanguillen to
second]; Blass grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Mazeroski out at second]; 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Pirates 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Morgan grounded out (first to pitcher); Davis flied
out to right; Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 5.

PIRATES 6TH: Alou grounded out (first unassisted); Hebner flied
out to center; Clemente grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Pepitone lined to right; Menke grounded out (pitcher
to first); Mayberry was hit by a pitch; Rader singled [Mayberry
to second]; Edwards walked [Mayberry to third, Rader to second];
LAMPARD BATTED FOR RAY; Lampard struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 5.

PIRATES 7TH: COOK REPLACED LAMPARD (PITCHING); Robertson walked;
Stargell forced Robertson (first to shortstop); Sanguillen
singled to right [Stargell scored (error by Pepitone) (unearned)
(no RBI), Sanguillen to second]; Patek grounded out (third to
first) [Sanguillen to third]; Mazeroski was walked
intentionally; Blass struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 1, Pirates 6.

ASTROS 8TH: OLIVER REPLACED ROBERTSON (PLAYING 1B); Morgan made
an out to shortstop; Davis grounded out (shortstop to first);
Wynn lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 6.

PIRATES 8TH: Alou grounded out (second to first); Hebner lined
to left; Clemente grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 6.

ASTROS 9TH: Pepitone flied out to right; Menke struck out;
Mayberry grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Pirates 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   3   2    5
 Pirates          6  10   0    9


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