Houston Astros 2, Pittsburgh Pirates 1
Regular Season Game 56
Played on Tuesday, June 13, 1978 (N) at Astrodome

PIT N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  6  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  1  x  -   2  5  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taveras ss                    4   1   2   0       0   0       1   4
Garner 2b                     4   0   0   1       0   2       0   2
Parker rf                     4   0   0   0       0   3       0   0
B. Robinson lf                4   0   1   0       0   2       3   0
Stennett 3b                   3   0   1   0       1   1       1   2
Sanguillen 1b                 3   0   1   0       0   0      11   0
Brye cf                       2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Moreno ph,cf                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Dyer c                        3   0   1   0       0   2       8   0
Bibby p                       3   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Jackson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       31   1   6   1       1  11      24  11

BATTING - 
2B: Taveras (14,off Bannister); Dyer (7,off Bannister).
GDP: Brye (2,off Bannister); Stennett (6,off Bannister).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Taveras 2 (18,3rd base off Bannister/Baldwin,2nd base off Bannister/Baldwin).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Walling lf                    4   1   2   0       0   1       0   0
Cabell 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Cedeno cf                     3   0   1   1       1   0       0   0
Cruz rf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       4   0
Watson 1b                     3   0   0   0       0   2       9   0
Howe 2b                       3   0   0   0       0   1       1   6
Baldwin c                     3   1   1   1       0   0      11   0
Sexton ss                     3   0   1   0       0   2       1   2
Bannister p                   2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Bergman ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   2   5   2       2   8      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Bannister-Sexton-Watson, Sexton-Howe-Watson.

BATTING - 
3B: Cedeno (2,off Bibby).
HR: Baldwin (1,5th inning off Bibby 0 on 2 out).
IBB: Cruz (4,by Bibby).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Walling 2 (3,2nd base off Bibby/Dyer 2); Sexton (4,2nd base off Bibby/Dyer);
Cedeno (22,2nd base off Bibby/Dyer).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bibby L(5-3)                  7.2   5   2   2   2   8   1  30
Jackson                       0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        8     5   2   2   2   8   1  31

IBB: Bibby (3,Cruz).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bannister                     6     6   1   1   1   6   0  23
Forsch W(2-2)                 2     0   0   0   0   2   0   6
Sambito SV(4)                 1     0   0   0   0   3   0   3
Totals                        9     6   1   1   1  11   0  32


Umpires: HP - Paul Pryor, 1B - Charlie Williams, 2B - Terry Tata, 3B - Ed Vargo
Time of Game: 2:25   Attendance: 10487


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Taveras             ss        Walling             lf
2. Garner              2b        Cabell              3b
3. Parker              rf        Cedeno              cf
4. B. Robinson         lf        Cruz                rf
5. Stennett            3b        Watson              1b
6. Sanguillen          1b        Howe                2b
7. Brye                cf        Baldwin             c
8. Dyer                c         Sexton              ss
9. Bibby               p         Bannister           p

PIRATES 1ST: Taveras doubled to left; Taveras stole third;
Garner grounded out (second to first) [Taveras scored]; Parker
struck out; B. Robinson struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Walling struck out; Cabell grounded out (shortstop
to first); Cedeno popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 1, Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Stennett singled to left; Sanguillen flied out to
right; Brye grounded into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to
first) [Stennett out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz grounded out (pitcher to first); Watson struck
out; Howe struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Dyer struck out; Bibby struck out; Taveras singled
to shortstop; Taveras stole second; Garner was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Baldwin flied out to left; Sexton struck out;
Bannister grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Pirates 1, Astros 0.

PIRATES 4TH: Parker struck out; B. Robinson popped to first;
Stennett walked; Sanguillen singled to right [Stennett to
third]; Brye flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates
1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: On a bunt Walling singled; Walling stole second;
Cabell struck out; Cedeno grounded out (third to first); Cruz
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates
1, Astros 0.

PIRATES 5TH: Dyer doubled to left; Bibby made an out to third;
Taveras grounded out (second to first) [Dyer to third]; Garner
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates
1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Watson grounded out (second to first); Howe grounded
out (shortstop to first); Baldwin homered; Sexton singled to
center; Sexton stole second; Bannister struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

PIRATES 6TH: Parker grounded out (second to first); B. Robinson
singled to left; Stennett grounded into a double play (shortstop
to second to first) [B. Robinson out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Walling lined to left; Cabell flied out to left;
Cedeno walked; Cedeno stole second; Cruz was walked
intentionally; Watson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates
1, Astros 1.

PIRATES 7TH: FORSCH REPLACED BANNISTER (PITCHING); Sanguillen
flied out to right; Floyd Bannister left with blister on
middle finger; MORENO BATTED FOR BRYE; Moreno flied out to
right; Dyer struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros
1.

ASTROS 7TH: MORENO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Howe grounded
out (third to first); Baldwin grounded out (shortstop to first);
On a bunt Sexton struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1,
Astros 1.

PIRATES 8TH: Bibby grounded out (pitcher to first); Taveras
grounded out (second to first); Garner struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: BERGMAN BATTED FOR FORSCH; Bergman popped to third
in foul territory; Walling singled to center; Walling stole
second; Cabell grounded out (shortstop to first) [Walling to
third]; Cedeno tripled to center [Walling scored]; JACKSON
REPLACED BIBBY (PITCHING); Cruz grounded out (pitcher to first);
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 2.

PIRATES 9TH: SAMBITO REPLACED BERGMAN (PITCHING); Parker struck
out; B. Robinson struck out; Stennett struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          1   6   0    4
 Astros           2   5   0    5


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