Houston Astros 4, Pittsburgh Pirates 3
Regular Season Game 58
Played on Friday, June 8, 1973 (N) at Astrodome

PIT N    0  0  2    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   3  9  0
HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  0    3  0  x  -   4  9  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Stennett ss                   5   0   1   0       0   1       2   2
Cash 2b                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Oliver cf                     4   2   2   0       0   0       3   0
Stargell lf                   4   1   2   3       0   1       2   0
Hebner 3b                     4   0   2   0       0   0       1   3
Sanguillen rf                 4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Robertson 1b                  2   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
  Davalillo 1b                1   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Clines ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
May c                         3   0   0   0       1   0       7   0
Ellis p                       3   0   1   0       0   2       0   0
  Giusti p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Zisk ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Alley pr                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   3   9   3       2   4      24   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Stennett-Robertson, Hebner-Cash-Davalillo.

BATTING - 
2B: Hebner (11,off Forsch); Oliver (8,off Crawford); Stargell (8,off Crawford).
HR: Stargell (17,3rd inning off Forsch 1 on 2 out).
GDP: Stargell (3,off Forsch).
IBB: May (5,by Forsch).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynn rf                       3   0   1   1       1   1       4   1
Metzger ss                    4   0   1   2       0   0       2   3
Cedeno cf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Watson lf                     4   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
May 1b                        4   0   2   0       0   1      11   2
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Edwards c                     2   1   1   1       0   0       7   0
Helms 2b                      3   1   2   0       0   0       0   7
Forsch p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Stewart ph                  0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Crawford p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       30   4   9   4       1   6      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Helms-Metzger-May.

BATTING - 
SF: Edwards (1,off Ellis).
HBP: Stewart (1,by Ellis).
GDP: Metzger (2,off Ellis); Rader (4,off Ellis).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (20,2nd base off Ellis/May).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ellis L(5-6)                  6.2   9   4   4   1   6   0  29
Giusti                        1.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        8     9   4   4   1   6   0  33

HBP: Ellis (5,Stewart).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch W(6-5)                 7     6   2   2   1   3   1  28
Crawford                      1     3   1   1   0   0   0   5
Ray SV(3)                     1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Totals                        9     9   3   3   2   4   1  37

IBB: Forsch (4,May).

Umpires: HP - Augie Donatelli, 1B - Bob Engel, 2B - Harry Wendelstedt, 3B - Satch Davidson
Time of Game: 1:50   Attendance: 25486


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Stennett            ss        Wynn                rf
2. Cash                2b        Metzger             ss
3. Oliver              cf        Cedeno              cf
4. Stargell            lf        Watson              lf
5. Hebner              3b        May                 1b
6. Sanguillen          rf        Rader               3b
7. Robertson           1b        Edwards             c
8. May                 c         Helms               2b
9. Ellis               p         Forsch              p

PIRATES 1ST: Stennett singled to center; Cash reached on a
fielder's choice [Stennett to second]; Oliver forced Cash (first
to shortstop) [Stennett to third]; Stargell grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Oliver out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Wynn singled to shortstop; Metzger grounded into a
double play (shortstop to first) [Wynn out at second]; Cedeno
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Hebner doubled to center; Sanguillen grounded out
(second to first) [Hebner to third]; Robertson popped to catcher
in foul territory; May was walked intentionally; Ellis struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson singled to center; May singled to right
[Watson to third]; Rader struck out; Edwards hit a sacrifice fly
to left [Watson scored]; Helms singled to left [May to second];
Forsch popped to catcher in foul territory; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 1.

PIRATES 3RD: Stennett grounded out (shortstop to first); Cash
grounded out (shortstop to first); Oliver singled to center;
Stargell homered [Oliver scored]; Hebner singled to right;
Sanguillen grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Pirates 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Wynn lined to left; Metzger grounded out (second to
first); Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 1.

PIRATES 4TH: Robertson lined to third; May flied out to right;
Ellis struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Watson grounded out (second to first); May struck
out; Rader lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2,
Astros 1.

PIRATES 5TH: Stennett flied out to right; Cash flied to left in
foul territory; Oliver grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: DAVALILLO REPLACED ROBERTSON (PLAYING 1B); Edwards
flied out to center; Helms grounded out (third to first); Forsch
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 1.

PIRATES 6TH: Stargell struck out; Hebner flied out to right;
Sanguillen grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Pirates 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Wynn was called out on strikes; Metzger lined to
shortstop; Cedeno singled to center; Cedeno stole second; Watson
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 1.

PIRATES 7TH: Davalillo grounded out (second to first); May
grounded out (first unassisted); Ellis singled to left; Stennett
flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: May singled to center; Rader grounded into a double
play (third to second to first) [May out at second]; Edwards
singled to center; Helms singled to center [Edwards to second];
STEWART BATTED FOR FORSCH; Stewart was hit by a pitch [Edwards
to third, Helms to second]; Wynn walked [Edwards scored, Helms
to third, Stewart to second]; Metzger singled to right [Helms
scored, Stewart scored, Wynn to third, Metzger to second (on
throw)]; GIUSTI REPLACED ELLIS (PITCHING); Cedeno made an out to
third; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 4.

PIRATES 8TH: CRAWFORD REPLACED STEWART (PITCHING); Cash grounded
out (second to first); Oliver doubled to left; Stargell doubled
to left [Oliver scored]; Hebner made an out to catcher;
Sanguillen singled to right [Stargell out at home (right to
catcher)]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Watson flied out to right; May flied out to center;
Rader grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 3, Astros 4.

PIRATES 9TH: CLINES BATTED FOR DAVALILLO; RAY REPLACED CRAWFORD
(PITCHING); Clines grounded out (first to pitcher); May grounded
out (second to first); ZISK BATTED FOR GIUSTI; Zisk walked;
ALLEY RAN FOR ZISK; Stennett struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 3, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          3   9   0    7
 Astros           4   9   0    5


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