Pittsburgh Pirates 6, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 57
Played on Wednesday, June 14, 1978 (N) at Astrodome

PIT N    0  0  0    0  4  1    1  0  0  -   6 12  2
HOU N    1  1  2    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   4  8  1
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taveras ss                    5   0   0   0       0   1       2   4
Moreno cf                     4   2   3   0       1   0       2   0
Parker rf                     5   1   1   3       0   0       3   0
Milner lf                     3   0   1   0       0   2       0   0
  B. Robinson lf              2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Stargell 1b                   5   0   1   1       0   1       8   2
Stennett 3b                   4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Mendoza 3b                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Ott c                         4   1   2   1       1   2       5   2
Garner 2b                     2   2   1   0       2   0       4   2
D. Robinson p                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Whitson p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Sanguillen ph               1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Tekulve p                   1   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Totals                       39   6  12   6       4   8      27  13

FIELDING - 
E: Stargell (4), Tekulve (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Garner (9,off Richard); Stargell (7,off Williams).
HR: Ott (3,5th inning off Richard 0 on 0 out); Parker (9,5th inning off Richard
2 on 2 out).
GDP: Parker (4,off Richard).
IBB: Ott (2,by Williams).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Stennett (1,3rd base off Richard/Ferguson); Garner (9,2nd base off Richard/Ferguson);
Moreno (27,3rd base off Williams/Ferguson).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Walling lf                    4   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Cabell 3b                     5   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Cedeno cf                     3   1   1   0       1   0       4   0
Cruz rf                       3   1   2   1       1   0       0   0
Howe 2b                       4   0   1   1       0   2       2   1
Ferguson c                    3   1   1   0       1   1       8   0
Bergman 1b                    3   0   1   1       0   0      10   1
Sexton ss                     3   0   0   1       0   0       0   5
  Howard ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Richard p                     2   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Watson ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Williams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Alou ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   4   8   4       4   4      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Sexton-Howe-Bergman.
E: Ferguson (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Ferguson (4,off D. Robinson); Cruz (12,off Tekulve).
SF: Bergman (1,off Whitson).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (23,2nd base off D. Robinson/Ott).
CS: Sexton (1,3rd base by D. Robinson/Ott); Cruz (3,2nd base by Whitson/Ott).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
D. Robinson                   2.1   7   4   4   2   0   0  15
Whitson W(1-1)                2.2   0   0   0   1   2   0   8
Tekulve SV(7)                 4     1   0   0   1   2   0  15
Totals                        9     8   4   4   4   4   0  38


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard L(5-7)                6     8   5   5   3   5   2  28
Williams                      3     4   1   1   1   3   0  15
Totals                        9    12   6   6   4   8   2  43

IBB: Williams (1,Ott).

Umpires: HP - Charlie Williams, 1B - Terry Tata, 2B - Ed Vargo, 3B - Paul Pryor
Time of Game: 2:59   Attendance: 12440


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Taveras             ss        Walling             lf
2. Moreno              cf        Cabell              3b
3. Parker              rf        Cedeno              cf
4. Milner              lf        Cruz                rf
5. Stargell            1b        Howe                2b
6. Stennett            3b        Ferguson            c
7. Ott                 c         Bergman             1b
8. Garner              2b        Sexton              ss
9. D. Robinson         p         Richard             p

PIRATES 1ST: Taveras grounded out (shortstop to first); Moreno
popped to third in foul territory; Parker flied out to left; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Walling grounded out (shortstop to first); Cabell
flied out to right; Cedeno singled to right; Cedeno stole
second; Cruz singled to second [Cedeno scored (RBI), Cruz to
second (error by Stargell)]; Howe flied to right in foul
territory; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 1.

PIRATES 2ND: Milner struck out; Stargell flied out to center;
Stennett singled to right; Ott singled to center [Stennett to
second]; Stennett stole third; Garner walked [Ott to second]; D.
Robinson popped to first; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Pirates 0,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Ferguson doubled to left; Bergman singled to center
[Ferguson to third]; Sexton forced Bergman (first to shortstop)
[Ferguson scored]; Richard singled to center [Sexton to second];
Sexton was caught stealing third (catcher to third); Walling
popped to shortstop; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 3RD: Taveras flied out to center; Moreno singled to
left; Parker grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Moreno out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Cabell singled to left; Cedeno walked [Cabell to
second]; Cruz forced Cedeno (shortstop to second) [Cabell to
third]; Howe singled to pitcher [Cabell scored, Cruz to second];
Ferguson walked [Cruz to third, Howe to second]; WHITSON
REPLACED D. ROBINSON (PITCHING); Bergman hit a sacrifice fly to
right [Cruz scored]; Sexton grounded out (second to first); 2 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 4.

PIRATES 4TH: Milner struck out; Stargell grounded out (first to
pitcher); Stennett grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Richard flied out to center; Walling grounded out
(second to first); Cabell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 4.

PIRATES 5TH: Ott homered; Garner walked; Garner stole second;
Whitson struck out; Taveras grounded out (shortstop to first);
Moreno walked; Parker homered [Garner scored, Moreno scored];
Milner singled to right; Stargell struck out; 4 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Cedeno flied out to center; Cruz walked; Cruz was
caught stealing second (catcher to second); Howe was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 4.

PIRATES 6TH: Stennett grounded out (shortstop to first); Ott
struck out; Garner doubled to right; SANGUILLEN BATTED FOR
WHITSON; Sanguillen singled to left [Garner scored, Sanguillen
to second (on throw to home)]; Taveras popped to second; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: TEKULVE REPLACED SANGUILLEN (PITCHING); B. ROBINSON
REPLACED MILNER (PLAYING LF); Ferguson struck out; Bergman
grounded out (shortstop to first); Sexton reached on an error by
Tekulve [Sexton to first]; WATSON BATTED FOR RICHARD; Watson
popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 5, Astros 4.

PIRATES 7TH: WILLIAMS REPLACED WATSON (PITCHING); Moreno singled
to third; Parker grounded out (first unassisted) [Moreno to
second]; Moreno stole third; B. Robinson reached on an error by
Ferguson [Moreno stayed at third, B. Robinson to first];
Stargell doubled to right [Moreno scored, B. Robinson to third];
Stennett grounded out (first unassisted); Ott was walked
intentionally; Garner grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 2 H,
1 E, 3 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: MENDOZA REPLACED STENNETT (PLAYING 3B); Walling
grounded out (pitcher to first); Cabell grounded out (pitcher to
first); Cedeno flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
6, Astros 4.

PIRATES 8TH: Tekulve singled to shortstop; Taveras struck out;
Moreno singled to left [Tekulve to second]; Parker lined to
first; B. Robinson struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 6,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Cruz doubled to left; Howe struck out; Ferguson
popped to second; Bergman grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 4.

PIRATES 9TH: Stargell flied out to center; Mendoza flied out to
center; Ott struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros
4.

ASTROS 9TH: HOWARD BATTED FOR SEXTON; Howard grounded out
(shortstop to first); ALOU BATTED FOR WILLIAMS; Alou popped to
second; Walling walked; Cabell grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          6  12   2   10
 Astros           4   8   1    7


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