Pittsburgh Pirates 4, Houston Astros 3 (10 innings)
Regular Season Game 21
Played on Sunday, May 1, 1977 (D) at Three Rivers Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  2    0  1  0    0  -   3  9  1
PIT N    0  1  0    0  0  0    1  0  1    1  -   4  9  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gonzalez ss                   5   1   3   0       0   0       3   2
Cruz rf                       5   1   2   0       0   2       1   0
Cedeno cf                     4   0   0   2       0   0       3   0
Watson 1b                     5   1   1   0       0   0      12   1
Ferguson c                    4   0   1   1       1   0       3   6
Johnson lf                    3   0   2   0       1   0       2   0
  Gardner lf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Howe 3b                       4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Sperring 2b                   4   0   0   0       0   0       4   2
Lemongello p                  3   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
  Forsch p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       38   3   9   3       2   4      29  15

FIELDING - 
E: Gonzalez (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Johnson (1,off Candelaria); Ferguson (3,off Candelaria).
3B: Gonzalez (1,off Candelaria); Cruz (2,off Candelaria).
SF: Cedeno (2,off Gossage).
IBB: Johnson (1,by Candelaria).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (3,2nd base off Gossage/Ott).
CS: Gonzalez (1,2nd base by Candelaria/Ott).

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Moreno cf                     5   1   1   0       0   1       8   0
Ott c                         4   0   0   0       1   1       6   1
Parker rf                     4   0   2   0       1   1       2   0
Oliver lf                     4   1   2   2       1   0       0   0
Stargell 1b                   4   2   2   2       0   1       9   0
Stennett 2b                   4   0   2   0       0   0       2   3
Garner 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
Taveras ss                    3   0   0   0       0   0       3   4
  Robinson ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mendoza ss                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Candelaria p                  2   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
  Gossage p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Dilone ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   4   9   4       4   4      30  15

FIELDING - 
E: Mendoza 2 (2).

BATTING - 
HR: Stargell 2 (3,2nd inning off Lemongello 0 on 0 out,7th inning off Lemongello
0 on 0 out); Oliver (1,9th inning off Forsch 0 on 0 out).
IBB: Parker (3,by Forsch).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Moreno (8,2nd base off Forsch/Ferguson).
CS: Parker (6,2nd base by Lemongello/Ferguson); Oliver (3,2nd base by Lemongello/Ferguson);
Stennett (2,2nd base by Forsch/Ferguson).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemongello                    6     5   2   2   3   1   2  24
Forsch L(2-2)                 3.2   4   2   2   1   3   1  16
Totals                        9.2   9   4   4   4   4   3  40

Lemongello faced 2 batters in the 7th inning
IBB: Forsch (1,Parker).

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Candelaria                    7     8   3   3   1   3   0  29
Gossage W(3-0)                3     1   0   0   1   1   0  12
Totals                       10     9   3   3   2   4   0  41

Candelaria faced 1 batter in the 8th inning
IBB: Candelaria (1,Johnson).

Umpires: HP - Ed Montague, 1B - Lee Weyer, 2B - Art Williams, 3B - Paul Runge
Time of Game: 2:26   Attendance: 25371


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Gonzalez            ss        Moreno              cf
2. Cruz                rf        Ott                 c
3. Cedeno              cf        Parker              rf
4. Watson              1b        Oliver              lf
5. Ferguson            c         Stargell            1b
6. Johnson             lf        Stennett            2b
7. Howe                3b        Garner              3b
8. Sperring            2b        Taveras             ss
9. Lemongello          p         Candelaria          p

ASTROS 1ST: Gonzalez grounded out (third to first); Cruz singled
to center; Cedeno flied out to center; Watson flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Moreno made an out to second; Ott grounded out
(first unassisted); Parker singled to center; Oliver forced
Parker (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Pirates 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Ferguson grounded out (shortstop to first); Johnson
singled to left; Howe grounded out (third to first) [Johnson to
third]; Sperring popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Stargell homered; Stennett grounded out (pitcher to
first); Garner lined to left; Taveras flied out to right; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Lemongello flied to right in foul territory;
Gonzalez lined to right; Cruz grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 3RD: Candelaria grounded out (first unassisted); Moreno
grounded out (pitcher to first); Ott walked; Parker grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno grounded out (third to first); Watson flied
out to center; Ferguson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 4TH: Oliver grounded out (first to pitcher); Stargell
was called out on strikes; Stennett lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Johnson doubled to left; Howe lined to center
[Johnson to third]; Sperring reached on a fielder's choice
[Johnson out at home (shortstop to catcher)]; Lemongello
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Pirates 1.

PIRATES 5TH: Garner flied out to center; Taveras grounded out
(catcher to first); Candelaria walked; Moreno forced Candelaria
(second to shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates
1.

ASTROS 6TH: Gonzalez tripled to left; Cruz struck out; Cedeno
grounded out (pitcher to second to first) [Gonzalez scored];
Watson singled to right; Ferguson doubled to right [Watson
scored]; Johnson was walked intentionally; Howe struck out; 2 R,
3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 6TH: Ott grounded out (pitcher to first); Parker singled
to right; Parker was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); Oliver walked; Oliver was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates
1.

ASTROS 7TH: Sperring flied out to center; Lemongello struck out;
Gonzalez singled to right; Gonzalez was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates
1.

PIRATES 7TH: Stargell homered; Stennett singled to right; FORSCH
REPLACED LEMONGELLO (PITCHING); Garner flied out to center;
Taveras grounded out (pitcher to first) [Stennett to second];
Candelaria lined to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Cruz tripled to center; GOSSAGE REPLACED CANDELARIA
(PITCHING); Cedeno hit a sacrifice fly to center [Cruz scored];
Watson grounded out (pitcher to first); Ferguson walked; Johnson
forced Ferguson (shortstop to second); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 3, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 8TH: GARDNER REPLACED JOHNSON (PLAYING LF); Moreno
struck out (catcher to first); Ott struck out (catcher to
first); Parker struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Pirates 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Howe made an out to shortstop; Sperring flied out to
center; Forsch flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 9TH: Oliver homered; Stargell popped to first in foul
territory; Stennett singled to right; Stennett was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); Garner reached on an error
by Gonzalez [Garner to first]; ROBINSON BATTED FOR TAVERAS;
Robinson forced Garner (shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 3.

ASTROS 10TH: MENDOZA REPLACED ROBINSON (PLAYING SS); Gonzalez
singled to center; Cruz struck out; Cedeno reached on an error
by Mendoza [Gonzalez to third (error by Mendoza), Cedeno to
first]; Cedeno stole second; Watson reached on a fielder's
choice [Gonzalez out at home (shortstop to catcher), Cedeno
stayed at second]; Ferguson forced Watson (shortstop to second);
0 R, 1 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 10TH: DILONE BATTED FOR GOSSAGE; Dilone grounded out
(second to first); Moreno singled to first; Moreno stole second;
Ott popped to catcher in foul territory; Parker was walked
intentionally; Oliver singled to right [Moreno scored, Parker to
second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   9   1    8
 Pirates          4   9   2    7


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