Pittsburgh Pirates 3, Houston Astros 2

Regular Season Game 53

Played on Friday, June 4, 1971 (N) at Three Rivers Stadium

HOU N 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 - 2 8 2 PIT N 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 x - 3 6 0

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO AAlou rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 0 Morgan 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 Cedeno cf 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 Watson lf 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 Menke 1b 4 0 0 1 0 1 10 0 Rader 3b 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 2 Hiatt c 3 0 1 1 1 0 3 1 Geronimo pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Metzger ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 2 Billingham p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 Mayberry ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Lemaster p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 Miller ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Culver p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals34 2 8 2 1 3 24 12FIELDING -E:Hiatt (2), Metzger (5).BATTING -Team LOB:6.BASERUNNING -CS:Alou (3,2nd base by Moose/May).

Pittsburgh PiratesAB R H RBI BB SO PO ACash 2b 3 1 1 0 0 0 2 1 Clines rf 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 0 Davalillo 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 11 1 Stargell lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 Hebner 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 Oliver cf 3 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 May c 3 0 1 1 0 1 4 1 Alley ss 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 5 Moose p 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 Giusti p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals28 3 6 3 3 3 27 11BATTING -2B:Hebner (11,off Billingham).SH:Moose (1,off Billingham); Cash (3,off Lemaster).IBB:Alley (5,by Billingham).Team LOB:6.BASERUNNING -SB:Cash (6,2nd base off Billingham/Hiatt).

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPBillingham L(3-5) 5 6 3 2 2 2 0 23 Lemaster 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 7 Culver 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3Totals8 6 3 2 3 3 0 33WP:Billingham (2).BK:Billingham (1).IBB:Billingham (2,Alley).

Pittsburgh PiratesIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPMoose W(5-2) 8.2 8 2 2 0 3 0 33 Giusti SV(11) 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2Totals9 8 2 2 1 3 0 35Umpires:HP - Paul Pryor, 1B - Shag Crawford, 2B - John Kibler, 3B - Satch DavidsonTime of Game:2:12Attendance:14025 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros Pittsburgh Pirates 1. Alou rf Cash 2b 2. Morgan 2b Clines rf 3. Cedeno cf Davalillo 1b 4. Watson lf Stargell lf 5. Menke 1b Hebner 3b 6. Rader 3b Oliver cf 7. Hiatt c May c 8. Metzger ss Alley ss 9. Billingham p Moose p ASTROS 1ST: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan flied out to left; Cedeno flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Pirates 0. PIRATES 1ST: Cash lined to right; Clines flied out to right; Davalillo grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Pirates 0. ASTROS 2ND: Watson grounded out (third to first); Menke grounded out (third to first); Rader singled; Hiatt grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Pirates 0. PIRATES 2ND: Stargell grounded out (second to first); Hebner lined to right; Oliver singled; May struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Pirates 0. ASTROS 3RD: Metzger flied out to center; Billingham grounded out (first to pitcher); Alou lined to pitcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Pirates 0. PIRATES 3RD: Alley reached on an error by Metzger; Moose out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Alley to second]; Cash flied out to right; Clines singled [Alley scored (unearned)]; Davalillo grounded out (second to first); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Pirates 1. ASTROS 4TH: Morgan grounded out (second to first); Cedeno made an out to catcher; Watson flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Pirates 1. PIRATES 4TH: Stargell grounded out (second to first); Hebner doubled; Billingham threw a wild pitch [Hebner to third]; Oliver walked; May singled [Hebner scored, Oliver out at home (third to catcher), May to second (on throw)]; Alley was walked intentionally; Moose grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Pirates 2. ASTROS 5TH: Menke struck out; Rader struck out; Hiatt made an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Pirates 2. PIRATES 5TH: Cash singled; Cash stole second [Cash to third (error by Hiatt)]; Clines singled [Cash scored]; Billingham balked [Clines to second]; Davalillo flied out to left; Stargell struck out; Hebner made an out to shortstop; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Pirates 3. ASTROS 6TH: Metzger singled; MAYBERRY BATTED FOR BILLINGHAM; Mayberry flied out to center; Alou made an out to second; Morgan made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Pirates 3. PIRATES 6TH: LEMASTER REPLACED MAYBERRY (PITCHING); Oliver flied out to center; May grounded out (pitcher to first); Alley grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Pirates 3. ASTROS 7TH: Cedeno singled; Watson singled [Cedeno to third]; Menke grounded out (shortstop to first) [Watson to second, Cedeno scored]; Rader grounded out (first unassisted) [Watson to third]; Hiatt singled [Watson scored]; Metzger flied out to right; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 3. PIRATES 7TH: Moose walked; Cash out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Moose to second]; Clines made an out to shortstop; Davalillo grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 3. ASTROS 8TH: MILLER BATTED FOR LEMASTER; Miller grounded out (first unassisted); Alou singled; Alou was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop to first); Morgan grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 3. PIRATES 8TH: CULVER REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); Stargell struck out; Hebner flied out to center; Oliver grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 3. ASTROS 9TH: Cedeno singled; Watson struck out; Menke flied out to right; Rader singled [Cedeno to third]; GIUSTI REPLACED MOOSE (PITCHING); Hiatt walked [Rader to second]; GERONIMO RAN FOR HIATT; Metzger grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 3. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 2 8 2 6 Pirates 3 6 0 6

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