Pittsburgh Pirates 9, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 28
Played on Thursday, May 7, 1970 (N) at Astrodome

PIT N    4  0  1    0  0  0    0  4  0  -   9 12  1
HOU N    2  0  0    1  0  0    2  0  0  -   5  6  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Patek ss                      4   1   2   0       1   1       4   1
Alou cf                       5   1   2   0       0   0       0   0
Oliver rf                     5   1   1   1       0   0       3   0
Stargell lf                   4   2   1   3       1   1       1   0
Robertson 1b                  4   2   2   1       1   0      12   1
Hebner 3b                     3   1   1   0       1   0       1   3
J. May c                      3   0   1   1       2   1       4   0
Mazeroski 2b                  4   0   1   0       1   0       2   6
Veale p                       3   0   0   0       0   3       0   0
  Dal Canton p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Walker p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Pagan ph                    0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Jeter pr                    0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Giusti p                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       36   9  12   6       8   6      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Hebner-Mazeroski-Robertson.
E: Stargell (2).
PB: J. May (3).

BATTING - 
3B: J. May (1,off Cook).
HR: Stargell (4,1st inning off Wilson 2 on 1 out); Robertson (4,1st inning
off Wilson 0 on 1 out).
SH: Alou (1,off Cook); Patek (1,off Bouton).
HBP: Hebner (3,by Cook).
GDP: Oliver (2,off Cook).
IBB: Mazeroski (2,by Cook).
Team LOB: 11.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     4   0   0   0       1   1       3   3
Alou rf                       4   1   0   0       1   0       1   0
Wynn cf                       2   2   1   0       3   0       2   0
Davis lf                      5   1   2   1       0   1       3   0
Menke ss                      3   0   0   0       2   0       2   4
Rader 3b                      3   0   1   2       2   0       0   0
Pepitone 1b                   4   0   1   1       0   1       9   3
Edwards c                     4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Wilson p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cook p                      1   1   1   0       1   0       1   2
  Beauchamp ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bouton p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  DiLauro p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Martinez c                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Watson c                    1   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Totals                       32   5   6   4      10   4      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Menke-Morgan-Pepitone.
PB: Martinez (1).

BATTING - 
3B: Cook (1,off Veale).
GDP: Alou (1,off Veale).
Team LOB: 10.

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Veale                         6.1   6   5   4   7   3   0  31
Dal Canton                    0     0   0   0   2   0   0   2
Walker W(4-2)                 0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Giusti SV(4)                  2     0   0   0   1   1   0   7
Totals                        9     6   5   4  10   4   0  42


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson                        0.1   4   4   4   0   0   2   5
Cook                          5.2   6   1   1   3   4   0  26
Bouton L(2-3)                 1.2   1   2   2   2   0   0   8
DiLauro                       0     0   1   0   1   0   0   1
Gladding                      1.1   1   1   0   2   2   0   7
Totals                        9    12   9   7   8   6   2  47

WP: Gladding 2 (2).
HBP: Cook (1,Hebner).
IBB: Cook (3,Mazeroski).

Umpires: HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - Dick Stello, 3B - Ken Burkhart
Time of Game: 3:06   Attendance: 11678


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Patek               ss        Morgan              2b
2. Alou                cf        Alou                rf
3. Oliver              rf        Wynn                cf
4. Stargell            lf        Davis               lf
5. Robertson           1b        Menke               ss
6. Hebner              3b        Rader               3b
7. J. May              c         Pepitone            1b
8. Mazeroski           2b        Edwards             c
9. Veale               p         Wilson              p

PIRATES 1ST: Patek singled; Alou singled [Patek to second];
Oliver made an out to shortstop; Stargell homered [Patek scored,
Alou scored]; Robertson homered; COOK REPLACED WILSON
(PITCHING); Hebner grounded out (first unassisted); J. May
walked; Mazeroski singled [J. May to second]; Veale struck out;
4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan struck out; Alou walked; Wynn singled [Alou
to second]; Davis singled [Alou scored, Wynn to second]; Menke
walked [Wynn to third, Davis to second]; Rader walked [Wynn
scored, Davis to third, Menke to second]; Pepitone struck out;
Edwards forced Rader (second to shortstop); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 2.

PIRATES 2ND: Patek grounded out (first to pitcher); Alou
grounded out (pitcher to first); Oliver grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Cook walked; Morgan made an out to shortstop; Alou
flied out to left; Wynn walked [Cook to second]; Davis grounded
out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros
2.

PIRATES 3RD: Stargell struck out; Robertson lined to center;
Hebner singled; J. May tripled [Hebner scored]; Mazeroski was
walked intentionally; Veale struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Pirates 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Menke made an out to first; Rader grounded out
(third to first); Pepitone grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 2.

PIRATES 4TH: Patek singled; Alou out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to first) [Patek to second]; Oliver flied out to left
[Patek to third]; Stargell flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Edwards grounded out (second to first); Cook
tripled; J. May allowed a passed ball [Cook scored (unearned)];
Morgan walked; Alou grounded into a double play (third to second
to first) [Morgan out at second]; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 5, Astros 3.

PIRATES 5TH: Robertson singled; Hebner was hit by a pitch
[Robertson to second]; J. May forced Hebner (shortstop to
second) [Robertson to third]; Mazeroski flied out to right;
Veale was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates
5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Wynn flied out to right; Davis struck out; Menke
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 5, Astros 3.

PIRATES 6TH: Patek walked; Alou singled [Patek to second];
Oliver grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Patek to third, Alou out at second]; Stargell flied out
to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Rader singled; Pepitone singled [Rader to second];
Edwards forced Rader (first to third) [Pepitone to second];
BEAUCHAMP BATTED FOR COOK; Beauchamp lined to right; Morgan
forced Edwards (shortstop unassisted); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Pirates 5, Astros 3.

PIRATES 7TH: BOUTON REPLACED BEAUCHAMP (PITCHING); Robertson
flied out to left; Hebner grounded out (second to first); J. May
walked; Mazeroski grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Alou made an out to first; Wynn walked; Davis
singled to left [Wynn to third, Davis to second (error by
Stargell)]; DAL CANTON REPLACED VEALE (PITCHING); Menke walked;
Rader walked [Wynn scored, Davis to third, Menke to second];
WALKER REPLACED DAL CANTON (PITCHING); Pepitone forced Rader
(second to shortstop) [Davis scored, Menke to third]; Edwards
grounded out (pitcher to first); 2 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates
5, Astros 5.

PIRATES 8TH: PAGAN BATTED FOR WALKER; Pagan walked; JETER RAN
FOR PAGAN; Patek out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second)
[Jeter to second]; Alou grounded out (shortstop to first) [Jeter
to third]; Oliver singled [Jeter scored]; DILAURO REPLACED
BOUTON (PITCHING); Stargell walked [Oliver to second]; MARTINEZ
REPLACED DILAURO (PLAYING C ); GLADDING REPLACED EDWARDS
(PITCHING); Gladding threw a wild pitch [Oliver to third,
Stargell to second]; Robertson walked; Gladding threw a wild
pitch [Oliver scored, Stargell to third, Robertson to second];
Martinez allowed a passed ball [Stargell scored (unearned),
Robertson scored (unearned)]; Hebner walked; WATSON REPLACED
MARTINEZ (PLAYING C ); J. May was called out on strikes; 4 R (2
ER), 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 9, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: GIUSTI REPLACED JETER (PITCHING); Watson struck out;
Morgan grounded out (second to first); Alou made an out to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 9, Astros 5.

PIRATES 9TH: Mazeroski grounded out (second to first); Giusti
singled; Patek struck out; Alou forced Giusti (first to
shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 9, Astros 5.

ASTROS 9TH: Wynn walked; Davis grounded out (pitcher to first)
[Wynn to second]; Menke lined to right; Rader grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 9, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          9  12   1   11
 Astros           5   6   0   10


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