Houston Astros 2, Pittsburgh Pirates 0
Regular Season Game 116
Played on Tuesday, August 7, 1973 (N) at Three Rivers Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  1  0  -   2  7  0
PIT N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  4  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynn rf                       3   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Metzger ss                    4   1   1   1       0   1       2   3
Cedeno cf                     4   0   2   1       0   0       3   0
Watson lf                     3   0   1   0       1   1       4   0
  Agee pr,lf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
May 1b                        3   0   1   0       1   0       9   0
Edwards c                     4   0   1   0       0   0       9   0
Helms 2b                      4   1   0   0       0   0       0   3
Wilson p                      2   0   1   0       0   1       0   3
Totals                       30   2   7   2       3   4      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Metzger (9,off Briles).
SH: Wilson (6,off Briles); Rader (3,off Giusti).
GDP: Helms (10,off Briles); Edwards (3,off Briles); Cedeno (16,off Briles).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Cedeno 2 (9,2nd base by Briles/Sanguillen,3rd base by Briles/Sanguillen).

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Stennett 2b,ss                4   0   1   0       0   0       6   4
Parker cf                     4   0   1   0       0   2       2   0
Oliver 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       8   0
Stargell lf                   4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Zisk rf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Hebner 3b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
Sanguillen c                  3   0   0   0       0   0       4   2
Maxvill ss                    2   0   0   0       0   2       2   4
  Cash ph,2b                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Briles p                      1   0   0   0       1   0       0   4
  May ph                      0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Alley pr                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Giusti p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       31   0   4   0       2   8      27  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Hebner-Stennett-Oliver, Stennett-Maxvill-Oliver, Stennett-Maxvill-Oliver.
E: Zisk (2), Maxvill (6).

BATTING - 
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Stennett (2,2nd base off Wilson/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson W(8-12)                9     4   0   0   2   8   0  33


Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Briles L(10-11)               8     6   2   1   2   4   0  30
Giusti                        1     1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Totals                        9     7   2   1   3   4   0  35


Umpires: HP - Dick Stello, 1B - Jerry Dale, 2B - Tom Gorman, 3B - Bill Williams
Time of Game: 2:05   Attendance: 13841


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Wynn                rf        Stennett            2b
2. Metzger             ss        Parker              cf
3. Cedeno              cf        Oliver              1b
4. Watson              lf        Stargell            lf
5. Rader               3b        Zisk                rf
6. May                 1b        Hebner              3b
7. Edwards             c         Sanguillen          c
8. Helms               2b        Maxvill             ss
9. Wilson              p         Briles              p

ASTROS 1ST: Wynn flied out to left; Metzger struck out; Cedeno
singled to left; Cedeno was caught stealing second (catcher to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Stennett singled to center; Stennett stole second;
Parker struck out; Oliver flied out to left; Stargell popped to
catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Pirates 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson flied out to left; Rader flied out to center;
May grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Zisk struck out; Hebner flied out to left;
Sanguillen flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Pirates 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Edwards singled to center; Helms grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Edwards out at second];
Wilson struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Maxvill struck out; Briles grounded out (shortstop
to first); Stennett grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn struck out; Metzger doubled to left; Cedeno
singled to left [Metzger scored, Cedeno to second (on throw)];
Cedeno was caught stealing third (catcher to third); Watson
walked; Rader grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 4TH: Parker grounded out (second to first); Oliver flied
out to center; Stargell singled to right; Zisk grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 5TH: May singled to left; Edwards grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [May out at second]; Helms
reached on an error by Maxvill [Helms to first]; Wilson singled
to center [Helms to second]; Wynn forced Wilson (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 5TH: Hebner grounded out (second to first); Sanguillen
grounded out (pitcher to first); Maxvill struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Metzger grounded out (pitcher to first); Cedeno
popped to second; Watson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 6TH: Briles walked; On a bunt Stennett forced Briles
(pitcher to shortstop); Parker struck out; Oliver made an out to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Rader grounded out (shortstop to first); May flied
out to left; Edwards grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 7TH: Stargell lined to first; Zisk flied out to center;
Hebner singled to right; Sanguillen flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Helms reached on an error by Zisk [Helms to second];
Wilson out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Helms to
third]; Wynn walked; Metzger reached on a fielder's choice
[Helms scored (unearned), Wynn to second]; Cedeno grounded into
a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Metzger out at
second]; 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 8TH: CASH BATTED FOR MAXVILL; Cash grounded out
(shortstop to first); MAY BATTED FOR BRILES; May walked; ALLEY
RAN FOR MAY; Stennett flied out to center; Parker singled to
center [Alley to second]; Oliver grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 9TH: CASH STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); STENNETT CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING SS); GIUSTI REPLACED ALLEY (PITCHING); Watson
singled to left; AGEE RAN FOR WATSON; Rader out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Agee to second]; May walked; Edwards
flied out to center; Helms forced May (shortstop unassisted); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 9TH: AGEE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Stargell struck
out; Zisk was called out on strikes; Hebner struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   7   0    6
 Pirates          0   4   2    6


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