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 Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross 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   0
Totals                       31   2   5   2       6   4      24   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Rader-Andrews-Watson.
E: Granger (2).

BATTING - 
SH: Metzger (9,off Kison).
Team LOB: 9.

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taveras 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   3
Totals                       36  10  13  10       6   7      27  10

BATTING - 
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 Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard 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   9
Totals                        8    13  10  10   6   7   1  43

Scherman faced 5 batters in the 7th inning
WP: Richard (3).
BK: Richard (3).

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Kison W(4-1)                  9     5   2   2   6   4   0  38


Umpires: HP - Dick Stello, 1B - Jerry Dale, 2B - Shag Crawford, 3B - John Kibler
Time of Game: 2:37   Attendance: 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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