Houston Astros 7, Pittsburgh Pirates 4
Regular Season Game 137
Played on Saturday, August 30, 1975 (N) at Three Rivers Stadium

HOU N    0  0  2    0  5  0    0  0  0  -   7 13  0
PIT N    0  0  3    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   4  7  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Howard rf,lf                  5   1   2   0       0   1       2   0
Cabell lf,1b                  5   2   4   1       0   0       5   0
Cedeno cf                     5   2   2   4       0   0       1   0
Johnson c                     5   1   1   0       0   1       9   0
Watson 1b                     3   1   2   2       1   0       4   0
  Cruz pr,rf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       2   2
DaVanon 2b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       3   3
Metzger ss                    3   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
Dierker p                     4   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
Totals                       38   7  13   7       2   3      27   8

FIELDING - 
PB: Johnson (7).

BATTING - 
HR: Cedeno 2 (9,3rd inning off Reuss 1 on 1 out,5th inning off Reuss 1 on 1
out); Watson (18,5th inning off Tekulve 1 on 1 out).
IBB: Metzger (8,by Reuss); Watson (6,by Kison).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Howard (24,2nd base off Reuss/Sanguillen).
CS: Cabell (3,2nd base by Reuss/Sanguillen).

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Stennett 2b                   4   1   1   0       0   1       4   1
Hebner 3b                     4   2   2   1       0   1       0   2
Oliver cf                     3   1   1   0       1   2       1   0
Stargell 1b                   3   0   1   3       0   0       8   0
Parker rf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Zisk lf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Sanguillen c                  4   0   1   0       0   0       4   2
Reynolds ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
  Robertson ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Reuss p                       1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Tekulve p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Randolph ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kison p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kirkpatrick ph              1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Brett p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       34   4   7   4       1   7      27   8

BATTING - 
2B: Oliver (31,off Dierker); Stargell (27,off Dierker); Zisk (21,off Dierker).
HR: Hebner (14,5th inning off Dierker 0 on 2 out).
HBP: Stargell (2,by Dierker).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(13-13)              9     7   4   4   1   7   1  36

HBP: Dierker (6,Stargell).

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reuss L(14-10)                4.1   9   6   6   1   2   2  22
Tekulve                       0.2   1   1   1   0   0   1   3
Kison                         2     1   0   0   1   1   0   7
Brett                         2     2   0   0   0   0   0   8
Totals                        9    13   7   7   2   3   3  40

IBB: Reuss (8,Metzger); Kison (7,Watson).

Umpires: HP - Chris Pelekoudas, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - Nick Colosi, 3B - John McSherry
Time of Game: 2:11   Attendance: 13473


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Howard              rf        Stennett            2b
2. Cabell              lf        Hebner              3b
3. Cedeno              cf        Oliver              cf
4. Johnson             c         Stargell            1b
5. Watson              1b        Parker              rf
6. Rader               3b        Zisk                lf
7. DaVanon             2b        Sanguillen          c
8. Metzger             ss        Reynolds            ss
9. Dierker             p         Reuss               p

ASTROS 1ST: Howard struck out; Cabell singled to right; Cabell
was caught stealing second (catcher to second); Cedeno lined to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Stennett popped to first in foul territory; Hebner
flied out to center; Oliver doubled to right; Stargell grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates
0.

ASTROS 2ND: Johnson flied out to center; Watson singled to
center; Rader singled to center [Watson to second]; DaVanon
grounded out (third to first) [Watson to third, Rader to
second]; Metzger was walked intentionally; Dierker forced
Metzger (second to shortstop); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0,
Pirates 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Parker flied out to left; Zisk grounded out
(shortstop to first); Sanguillen flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Howard singled to center; Cabell forced Howard
(pitcher to second); Cedeno homered [Cabell scored]; Johnson
made an out to first; Watson grounded out (shortstop to first);
2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Reynolds flied out to left; Reuss struck out;
Stennett singled to right; Hebner singled to right [Stennett to
third]; Oliver walked [Hebner to second]; Stargell doubled to
center [Stennett scored, Hebner scored, Oliver scored]; Johnson
allowed a passed ball [Stargell to third]; Parker popped to
third in foul territory; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Rader made an out to second; DaVanon flied out to
left; Metzger popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 4TH: Zisk struck out; On a bunt Sanguillen grounded out
(pitcher to first); Reynolds made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Dierker struck out; Howard singled to right; Howard
stole second; Cabell singled to right [Howard scored]; Cedeno
homered [Cabell scored]; Johnson singled to left; TEKULVE
REPLACED REUSS (PITCHING); Watson homered [Johnson scored];
Rader popped to catcher in foul territory; DaVanon made an out
to first; 5 R, 5 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 5TH: RANDOLPH BATTED FOR TEKULVE; Randolph popped to
third in foul territory; Stennett popped to catcher in foul
territory; Hebner homered; Oliver struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 7, Pirates 4.

ASTROS 6TH: KISON REPLACED RANDOLPH (PITCHING); Metzger flied
out to left; Dierker lined to second; Howard flied out to right;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Pirates 4.

PIRATES 6TH: Stargell was hit by a pitch; Parker forced Stargell
(third to second); Zisk made an out to second; Sanguillen forced
Parker (third to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7,
Pirates 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Cabell singled to left; Cedeno flied out to left
[Cabell to second]; Johnson struck out; Watson was walked
intentionally; CRUZ RAN FOR WATSON; Cruz was picked off first
(catcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Pirates 4.

PIRATES 7TH: CRUZ STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); HOWARD CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); CABELL CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B);
Reynolds popped to catcher in foul territory; KIRKPATRICK BATTED
FOR KISON; Kirkpatrick struck out; Stennett struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Pirates 4.

ASTROS 8TH: BRETT REPLACED KIRKPATRICK (PITCHING); Rader flied
out to right; DaVanon flied out to right; Metzger grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Pirates 4.

PIRATES 8TH: Hebner struck out; Oliver struck out; Stargell
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7,
Pirates 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Dierker singled to left; On a bunt Howard forced
Dierker (pitcher to shortstop); Cabell singled to right [Howard
to second]; Cedeno popped to first in foul territory; Johnson
flied out to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Pirates 4.

PIRATES 9TH: Parker grounded out (second to first); Zisk doubled
to right; Sanguillen singled to center [Zisk to third];
ROBERTSON BATTED FOR REYNOLDS; Robertson flied out to left;
Brett grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 7, Pirates 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7  13   0    6
 Pirates          4   7   0    5


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