Pittsburgh Pirates 3, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 63
Played on Tuesday, June 15, 1971 (N) at Astrodome

PIT N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  2  -   3  7  2
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  6  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cash 2b                       4   0   1   0       0   0       1   4
Davalillo 1b                  4   1   1   0       0   0       9   1
Clemente rf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Stargell lf                   2   1   0   0       2   0       1   0
Hebner 3b                     4   0   1   1       0   2       2   1
Oliver cf                     4   1   2   1       0   1       1   0
Sanguillen c                  4   0   1   1       0   0       5   0
J. Hernandez ss               2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Sands ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Clines pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Alley ss                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Blass p                       2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                       32   3   7   3       2   4      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Hebner-Cash.
E: J. Hernandez (7), Blass (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Oliver (10,off Dierker).
HR: Oliver (3,7th inning off Dierker 0 on 2 out).
SH: Blass (5,off Culver).
IBB: Stargell (4,by Lemaster).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Clines (1,3rd base by Culver/Edwards).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou rf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Morgan 2b                     3   0   1   0       1   0       1   4
Cedeno lf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   0      10   1
Menke 3b                      4   0   2   0       0   1       2   1
Wynn cf                       3   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Edwards c                     4   0   0   0       0   0       7   0
Metzger ss                    4   0   2   0       0   0       1   2
Dierker p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Mayberry ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Culver p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Lemaster p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       34   0   6   0       2   4      27  12

BATTING - 
2B: Metzger (8,off Blass).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blass W(7-3)                  9     6   0   0   2   4   0  36


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker L(10-3)               7     3   1   1   1   2   1  25
Culver                        1.1   2   1   1   0   1   0   5
Lemaster                      0.1   1   1   1   1   1   0   3
Forsch                        0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        9     7   3   3   2   4   1  35

WP: Lemaster (5).
IBB: Lemaster (2,Stargell).

Umpires: HP - Mel Steiner, 1B - Bob Engel, 2B - Stan Landes, 3B - Ed Sudol
Time of Game: 2:27   Attendance: 16307


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Cash                2b        Alou                rf
2. Davalillo           1b        Morgan              2b
3. Clemente            rf        Cedeno              lf
4. Stargell            lf        Watson              1b
5. Hebner              3b        Menke               3b
6. Oliver              cf        Wynn                cf
7. Sanguillen          c         Edwards             c
8. J. Hernandez        ss        Metzger             ss
9. Blass               p         Dierker             p

PIRATES 1ST: Cash singled to right; Davalillo grounded out
(first unassisted) [Cash to second]; Clemente reached on a
fielder's choice [Cash out at third (pitcher to third)];
Stargell walked [Clemente to second]; Hebner struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Alou popped to catcher in foul territory; Morgan
flied out to center; Cedeno grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Oliver doubled to right; Sanguillen flied out to
center [Oliver to third]; J. Hernandez grounded out (third to
first); Blass grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson grounded out (pitcher to first); Menke
singled to shortstop; Wynn walked [Menke to second]; Edwards
popped to third in foul territory; Metzger grounded out (first
to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Cash grounded out (shortstop to first); Davalillo
grounded out (pitcher to first); Clemente grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Dierker grounded out (shortstop to first); Alou made
an out to shortstop; Morgan singled; Cedeno flied out to right;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 4TH: Stargell flied out to left; Hebner flied out to
right; Oliver grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Watson singled to left; Menke singled to left
[Watson to second]; Wynn flied out to left; Edwards flied out to
right; Metzger grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 5TH: Sanguillen made an out to first; J. Hernandez made
an out to catcher; Blass flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Dierker grounded out (second to first); Alou
grounded out (second to first); Morgan grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 6TH: Cash grounded out (shortstop to first); Davalillo
flied out to center; Clemente grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Cedeno reached on an error by J. Hernandez; Watson
grounded out (second to first) [Cedeno to second]; Menke lined
into a double play (third to second) [Cedeno out at second]; 0
R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 7TH: Stargell popped to catcher in foul territory;
Hebner struck out; Oliver homered; Sanguillen made an out to
shortstop; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Wynn struck out; Edwards flied out to right; Metzger
doubled to left; MAYBERRY BATTED FOR DIERKER; Mayberry struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

PIRATES 8TH: CULVER REPLACED MAYBERRY (PITCHING); SANDS BATTED
FOR J. HERNANDEZ; Sands singled to center; CLINES RAN FOR SANDS;
Blass out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Clines to
second]; Clines was caught stealing third (pitcher to third);
Cash grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: ALLEY REPLACED CLINES (PLAYING SS); Alou grounded
out (first unassisted); Morgan walked; Cedeno flied out to
right; Watson flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates
1, Astros 0.

PIRATES 9TH: Davalillo singled to center; Clemente was called
out on strikes; LEMASTER REPLACED CULVER (PITCHING); Lemaster
threw a wild pitch [Davalillo to second]; Stargell was walked
intentionally; Hebner singled to right [Stargell to third,
Davalillo scored]; Oliver was called out on strikes; FORSCH
REPLACED LEMASTER (PITCHING); Sanguillen singled to right
[Hebner to third, Stargell scored]; Alley made an out to
catcher; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 9TH: Menke struck out; Wynn reached on an error by Blass
[Wynn to second]; Edwards made an out to shortstop; Metzger
singled to left [Wynn to third]; MILLER BATTED FOR FORSCH;
Miller was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates
3, Astros 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          3   7   2    5
 Astros           0   6   0    9


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