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 PiratesAB R H RBI BB SO PO ATaveras 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 1Totals31 1 6 1 1 11 24 11BATTING -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 AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO AWalling 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 0Totals29 2 5 2 2 8 27 10FIELDING -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 PiratesIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPBibby L(5-3) 7.2 5 2 2 2 8 1 30 Jackson 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1Totals8 5 2 2 2 8 1 31IBB:Bibby (3,Cruz).

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPBannister 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 3Totals9 6 1 1 1 11 0 32Umpires:HP - Paul Pryor, 1B - Charlie Williams, 2B - Terry Tata, 3B - Ed VargoTime of Game:2:25Attendance: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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