Pittsburgh Pirates 3, Houston Astros 2 (10 innings)
Regular Season Game 85
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Sunday, July 16, 1972 (D) at Three Rivers Stadium

HOU N    1  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  -   2 13  1
PIT N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  1  0    1  -   3  9  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    5   0   1   1       0   1       1   2
Miller cf                     5   0   2   0       0   2       3   0
Wynn rf                       5   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
May 1b                        5   0   3   0       0   2       9   2
Watson lf                     4   0   3   1       0   0       0   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   2       0   3
Edwards c                     2   0   1   0       1   0       3   1
  Howard ph,c                 1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Helms 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       6   5
Griffin p                     2   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Alou ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Stewart ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       39   2  13   2       1   7      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Metzger-Helms-May, Helms-May.
E: Griffin (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Griffin (2,off Moose); Wynn (14,off Moose).
HBP: Watson (5,by Moose).
GDP: Rader (13,off Moose); Griffin (1,off Moose); Helms (3,off Moose).
IBB: Edwards (8,by Moose).
Team LOB: 9.

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Davalillo lf                  3   0   1   0       1   0       4   0
Clines rf                     5   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Oliver cf                     5   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Stargell 1b                   3   1   2   0       2   1       5   0
  Ellis pr                    0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Sanguillen c                  5   0   3   0       0   0       7   0
Stennett 2b                   4   1   1   1       1   0       5   3
Robertson 3b                  4   0   1   2       0   2       1   1
Alley ss                      3   0   1   0       1   1       4   4
Moose p                       0   0   0   0       3   0       0   0
  R. Hernandez p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pagan ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Giusti p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   3   9   3       8   4      30   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Robertson-Stennett-Stargell, Alley-Stargell, Alley-Stargell.

BATTING - 
2B: Robertson (5,off Ray).
3B: Stennett (5,off Griffin).
SH: Davalillo (5,off Ray).
HBP: Robertson (2,by Gladding).
GDP: Stennett 2 (10,off Griffin 2).
IBB: Alley (7,by Ray); Stennett (1,by Gladding).
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Davalillo (1,2nd base by Griffin/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Griffin                       6     6   1   1   4   3   0  26
Ray                           2     2   1   1   2   1   0  10
Gladding L(2-4)               1     1   1   1   2   0   0   7
Totals                        9     9   3   3   8   4   0  43

Gladding faced 4 batters in the 10th inning
HBP: Gladding (2,Robertson).
IBB: Ray (4,Alley); Gladding (4,Stennett).

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Moose                         7.2  12   2   2   1   5   0  33
R. Hernandez                  0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Giusti W(4-4)                 2     1   0   0   0   2   0   7
Totals                       10    13   2   2   1   7   0  41

HBP: Moose (3,Watson).
IBB: Moose (6,Edwards).

Umpires: HP - Frank Pulli, 1B - Lee Weyer, 2B - Chris Pelekoudas, 3B - John Kibler
Time of Game: 3:04   


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Metzger             ss        Davalillo           lf
2. Miller              cf        Clines              rf
3. Wynn                rf        Oliver              cf
4. May                 1b        Stargell            1b
5. Watson              lf        Sanguillen          c
6. Rader               3b        Stennett            2b
7. Edwards             c         Robertson           3b
8. Helms               2b        Alley               ss
9. Griffin             p         Moose               p

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger flied out to center; Miller struck out; Wynn
singled to left; May singled to left [Wynn to second]; Watson
singled to left [Wynn scored, May to second]; Rader struck out;
1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Davalillo walked; Davalillo was caught stealing
second (catcher to shortstop); Clines grounded out (third to
first); Oliver grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Edwards flied out to center; Helms made an out to
second; Griffin doubled to center; Metzger singled to right
[Griffin scored, Metzger to second (on throw)]; Miller flied out
to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Stargell singled to left; Sanguillen flied out to
center; Stennett grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Stargell out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 2, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Wynn made an out to second; May singled to right;
Watson was hit by a pitch [May to second]; Rader grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Watson out at second]; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Robertson struck out; Alley flied out to right;
Moose walked; Davalillo singled to right [Moose to second];
Clines flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Edwards singled to right; Helms forced Edwards
(second to shortstop); Griffin grounded into a double play
(shortstop to first) [Helms out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 4TH: Oliver grounded out (second to first); Stargell
singled to center; Sanguillen singled to center [Stargell to
second]; Stennett grounded into a double play (second to first)
[Sanguillen out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Metzger flied out to left; Miller struck out; Wynn
doubled to right; May struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
2, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 5TH: Robertson struck out; Alley singled to left; Moose
walked [Alley to second]; Davalillo reached on an error by
Griffin [Alley to third, Moose to second, Davalillo to first];
Clines made an out to second; Oliver grounded out (first to
pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Watson singled to right; Rader grounded out (second
to first) [Watson to second]; Edwards was walked intentionally;
Helms grounded into a double play (shortstop to first) [Edwards
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 6TH: Stargell walked; Sanguillen made an out to second;
Stennett tripled to center [Stargell scored]; Robertson flied
out to right; Alley struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 1.

ASTROS 7TH: ALOU BATTED FOR GRIFFIN; Alou grounded out
(shortstop to first); Metzger lined to left; Miller singled to
right [Miller out at second (right to shortstop)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 7TH: RAY REPLACED ALOU (PITCHING); Moose walked;
Davalillo out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Moose to
second]; Clines grounded out (third to first); Oliver grounded
out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates
1.

ASTROS 8TH: Wynn made an out to second; May singled to right;
Watson singled to right [May to third]; Rader struck out; R.
HERNANDEZ REPLACED MOOSE (PITCHING); HOWARD BATTED FOR EDWARDS;
Howard forced Watson (shortstop to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 8TH: HOWARD STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Stargell struck
out; Sanguillen singled to third; Stennett forced Sanguillen
(third to second); Robertson doubled to left [Stennett scored];
Alley was walked intentionally; PAGAN BATTED FOR R. HERNANDEZ;
Pagan made an out to first; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 2.

ASTROS 9TH: GIUSTI REPLACED PAGAN (PITCHING); Helms flied out to
center; STEWART BATTED FOR RAY; Stewart made an out to third;
Metzger struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 9TH: GLADDING REPLACED STEWART (PITCHING); Davalillo
lined to center; Clines grounded out (shortstop to first);
Oliver grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Pirates 2.

ASTROS 10TH: Miller singled to left; Wynn flied out to left; May
struck out; Watson flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 10TH: Stargell walked; ELLIS RAN FOR STARGELL;
Sanguillen singled to right [Ellis to third]; Stennett was
walked intentionally [Sanguillen to second]; Robertson was hit
by a pitch [Ellis scored, Sanguillen to third, Stennett to
second]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2  13   1    9
 Pirates          3   9   0   13


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