Pittsburgh Pirates 4, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 117
Played on Wednesday, August 8, 1973 (N) at Three Rivers Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  3  0    0  0  0  -   3  6  0
PIT N    0  0  0    1  0  3    0  0  x  -   4  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynn rf                       4   0   1   2       0   1       0   0
Metzger ss                    4   0   1   0       0   2       2   2
Cedeno cf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       2   1
Watson lf                     4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Rader 3b                      4   1   1   0       0   1       2   3
May 1b                        3   1   1   0       1   1      10   2
  Agee pr                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Helms 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Jutze c                       3   1   1   0       0   1       4   0
Roberts p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stewart ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dierker p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   3   6   2       1   9      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Helms-May.

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (23,off Johnson).
SH: Roberts (8,off Rooker).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (39,3rd base off Johnson/Sanguillen); Agee (2,2nd base off Johnson/Sanguillen).

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Clines cf                     4   1   1   0       0   0       4   0
Cash 3b                       4   1   2   0       0   0       0   3
Oliver 1b                     3   0   1   2       0   1      12   0
Stargell lf                   3   1   1   1       0   1       0   1
Zisk rf                       3   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Sanguillen c                  3   0   1   0       0   0       9   1
Stennett 2b                   2   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
Maxvill ss                    3   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Rooker p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Alley ph                    0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Johnson p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       27   4   7   4       1   4      27  12

FIELDING - 
E: Sanguillen (12).

BATTING - 
2B: Stargell (26,off Roberts).
SH: Stennett (4,off Ray).
SF: Oliver (8,off Roberts).
GDP: Zisk (4,off Roberts).
Team LOB: 2.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Roberts L(11-9)               6     7   4   4   1   3   0  24
Ray                           1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Dierker                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8     7   4   4   1   4   0  30

Roberts faced 1 batter in the 7th inning

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rooker W(5-4)                 6     5   3   0   0   6   0  23
Johnson SV(2)                 3     1   0   0   1   3   0  11
Totals                        9     6   3   0   1   9   0  34


Umpires: HP - Jerry Dale, 1B - Tom Gorman, 2B - Bill Williams, 3B - Dick Stello
Time of Game: 2:04   Attendance: 15745


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Wynn                rf        Clines              cf
2. Metzger             ss        Cash                3b
3. Cedeno              cf        Oliver              1b
4. Watson              lf        Stargell            lf
5. Rader               3b        Zisk                rf
6. May                 1b        Sanguillen          c
7. Helms               2b        Stennett            2b
8. Jutze               c         Maxvill             ss
9. Roberts             p         Rooker              p

ASTROS 1ST: Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); Metzger
struck out; Cedeno grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Clines grounded out (second to first); Cash
grounded out (third to first); Oliver lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

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

PIRATES 2ND: Stargell flied out to center; Zisk grounded out
(third to first); Sanguillen popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Helms grounded out (shortstop to first); Jutze
struck out; Roberts struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Pirates 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Stennett flied out to left; Maxvill struck out;
Rooker struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn grounded out (second to first); Metzger singled
to right; Cedeno flied out to center; Watson grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 4TH: Clines singled to left; Cash singled to shortstop
[Clines to second]; Oliver singled to right [Clines scored, Cash
to third]; Stargell struck out; Zisk grounded into a double play
(second to first) [Oliver out at second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Rader singled to center; May singled to left [Rader
to second]; Helms flied out to center; Jutze singled to left
[Rader scored (error by Sanguillen; assist by Stargell)
(unearned) (no RBI), May to second]; Roberts out on a sacrifice
bunt (catcher to second) [May to third, Jutze to second]; Wynn
singled to right [May scored (unearned), Jutze scored
(unearned)]; Metzger struck out; 3 R (0 ER), 4 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 3, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 5TH: Sanguillen flied out to left; Stennett grounded out
(shortstop to first); Maxvill grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Cedeno grounded out (third to first); Watson
grounded out (first unassisted); Rader grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 6TH: ALLEY BATTED FOR ROOKER; Alley walked; Clines
grounded out (pitcher to first) [Alley to second]; Cash singled
to right [Alley to third]; Oliver hit a sacrifice fly to center
[Alley scored]; Stargell doubled to center [Cash scored]; Zisk
singled to center [Stargell scored, Zisk out at second (center
to first to shortstop)]; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Pirates 4.

ASTROS 7TH: JOHNSON REPLACED ALLEY (PITCHING); May flied out to
center; Helms grounded out (shortstop to first); Jutze grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates
4.

PIRATES 7TH: Sanguillen singled to right; RAY REPLACED ROBERTS
(PITCHING); Stennett out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second)
[Sanguillen to second]; Maxvill grounded out (shortstop to
first); Johnson popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 4.

ASTROS 8TH: STEWART BATTED FOR RAY; Stewart flied out to center;
Wynn struck out; Metzger grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 4.

PIRATES 8TH: DIERKER REPLACED STEWART (PITCHING); Clines lined
to first; Cash grounded out (third to first); Oliver struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Cedeno doubled to left; Cedeno stole third; Watson
struck out; Rader struck out; May walked; AGEE RAN FOR MAY; Agee
stole second; Helms flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 3, Pirates 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   6   0    4
 Pirates          4   7   1    2


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