Pittsburgh Pirates 10, Houston Astros 2

Regular Season Game 47

Played on Monday, May 26, 1975 (N) at Three Rivers Stadium

HOU N 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 - 2 5 1 PIT N 0 1 1 0 3 1 4 0 x - 10 13 0

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO AGross lf 4 1 1 0 1 1 3 0 Metzger ss 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 3 Cedeno cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 Watson 1b 4 0 1 1 0 2 8 0 Cruz rf 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 May c 4 0 1 1 0 0 7 1 Rader 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 Andrews 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 Richard p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Granger p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Boswell ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Scherman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Crawford p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Helms ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0Totals31 2 5 2 6 4 24 7FIELDING -DP:1. Rader-Andrews-Watson.E:Granger (2).BATTING -SH:Metzger (9,off Kison).Team LOB:9.

Pittsburgh PiratesAB R H RBI BB SO PO ATaveras ss 3 2 0 0 2 1 0 0 Stennett 2b 4 1 0 0 1 0 1 4 Stargell 1b 5 2 3 3 0 2 8 1 Parker rf 4 1 2 1 1 1 6 0 Oliver cf 4 2 2 1 1 1 5 0 Sanguillen c 5 1 2 1 0 0 4 0 Robinson lf 5 1 3 2 0 0 3 0 Howe 3b 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 2 Kison p 3 0 0 1 0 2 0 3Totals36 10 13 10 6 7 27 10BATTING -2B:Oliver (10,off Richard).3B:Stargell (1,off Richard); Robinson (1,off Granger).HR:Stargell (8,7th inning off Scherman 0 on 0 out).SH:Kison (1,off Granger).GDP:Robinson (2,off Richard).Team LOB:9.BASERUNNING -SB:Robinson (2,2nd base off Richard/May); Taveras (5,2nd base off Richard/May).

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPRichard L(3-3) 4.2 6 5 5 4 6 0 23 Granger 1.1 1 1 1 0 0 0 6 Scherman 0 3 4 4 2 0 1 5 Crawford 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 9Totals8 13 10 10 6 7 1 43 Scherman faced 5 batters in the 7th inningWP:Richard (3).BK:Richard (3).

Pittsburgh PiratesIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPKison W(4-1) 9 5 2 2 6 4 0 38Umpires:HP - Dick Stello, 1B - Jerry Dale, 2B - Shag Crawford, 3B - John KiblerTime of Game:2:37Attendance:11126 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros Pittsburgh Pirates 1. Gross lf Taveras ss 2. Metzger ss Stennett 2b 3. Cedeno cf Stargell 1b 4. Watson 1b Parker rf 5. Cruz rf Oliver cf 6. May c Sanguillen c 7. Rader 3b Robinson lf 8. Andrews 2b Howe 3b 9. Richard p Kison p ASTROS 1ST: Gross walked; Metzger out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Gross to second]; Cedeno grounded out (third to first) [Gross to third]; Watson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Pirates 0. PIRATES 1ST: Taveras was called out on strikes; Stennett grounded out (shortstop to first); Stargell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Pirates 0. ASTROS 2ND: Cruz walked; May flied out to center; Rader grounded out (pitcher to second to first) [Cruz to second]; Andrews flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Pirates 0. PIRATES 2ND: Parker struck out; Oliver singled to left; Richard threw a wild pitch [Oliver to second]; Sanguillen popped to first in foul territory; Robinson singled to left [Oliver scored]; Robinson stole second; Howe walked; Kison struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Pirates 1. ASTROS 3RD: Richard flied to right in foul territory; Gross singled to pitcher; Metzger walked [Gross to second]; Cedeno flied out to right; Watson singled to right [Gross scored, Metzger to third]; Cruz grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 1, Pirates 1. PIRATES 3RD: Taveras walked; Taveras stole second; Stennett flied out to center; Stargell struck out; Parker singled to left [Taveras scored]; Richard balked [Parker to second]; Oliver struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Pirates 2. ASTROS 4TH: May grounded out (pitcher to first); Rader singled to center; Andrews flied out to right; Richard flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Pirates 2. PIRATES 4TH: Sanguillen singled to third; Robinson grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Sanguillen out at second]; Howe grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Pirates 2. ASTROS 5TH: Gross grounded out (second to first); Metzger grounded out (pitcher to first); Cedeno flied to right in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Pirates 2. PIRATES 5TH: Kison grounded out (shortstop to first); Taveras walked; Stennett walked [Taveras to second]; Stargell tripled to center [Taveras scored, Stennett scored]; Parker flied out to left; Oliver doubled to left [Stargell scored]; GRANGER REPLACED RICHARD (PITCHING); Sanguillen grounded out (catcher to first); 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Pirates 5. ASTROS 6TH: Watson struck out; Cruz walked; May flied out to center; Rader flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Pirates 5. PIRATES 6TH: Robinson tripled to right; Howe grounded out (third to first); Kison reached on an error by Granger on a sacrifice bunt [Robinson scored (RBI), Kison to first]; Taveras flied out to right; Stennett flied out to right; 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Pirates 6. ASTROS 7TH: Andrews grounded out (third to first); BOSWELL BATTED FOR GRANGER; Boswell flied out to left; Gross was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Pirates 6. PIRATES 7TH: SCHERMAN REPLACED BOSWELL (PITCHING); Stargell homered; Parker walked; Oliver walked [Parker to second]; Sanguillen singled to center [Parker scored, Oliver to third]; Robinson singled to left [Oliver scored, Sanguillen to second]; CRAWFORD REPLACED SCHERMAN (PITCHING); Howe singled to left [Sanguillen scored, Robinson to second]; Kison struck out; Taveras grounded out (first unassisted) [Robinson to third, Howe to second]; Stennett flied out to left; 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 1, Pirates 10. ASTROS 8TH: Metzger walked; Cedeno singled to left [Metzger to second]; Watson flied out to center; Cruz flied out to left; May singled to left [Metzger scored, Cedeno to second]; Rader struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 10. PIRATES 8TH: Stargell singled to pitcher; Parker singled to right [Stargell to second]; Oliver forced Parker (shortstop unassisted) [Stargell to third]; Sanguillen flied out to left; Robinson flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 10. ASTROS 9TH: Andrews flied out to right; HELMS BATTED FOR CRAWFORD; Helms walked; Gross lined to center; Metzger grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Pirates 10. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 2 5 1 9 Pirates 10 13 0 9

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