Houston Astros 5, Pittsburgh Pirates 4 (10 innings)
Regular Season Game 15
Played on Saturday, April 21, 1979 (N) at Astrodome

PIT N    0  0  0    3  0  1    0  0  0    0  -   4 11  1
HOU N    2  1  0    0  0  1    0  0  0    1  -   5 14  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Moreno cf                     5   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Garner 3b,2b                  5   1   1   0       0   0       2   3
Parker rf                     5   0   2   0       0   0       3   0
Stargell 1b                   5   2   2   2       0   1      12   0
Milner lf                     5   1   2   2       0   0       0   0
Ott c                         3   0   1   0       0   0       5   1
  Lacy ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Nicosia c                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Stennett 2b                   4   0   1   0       0   1       0   4
  Tekulve p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Foli ss                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
Blyleven p                    2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Jackson p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Berra 3b                    0   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
Totals                       39   4  11   4       2   3      28  14

FIELDING - 
E: Berra (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Blyleven (1,off Forsch); Garner (5,off Forsch).
HR: Milner (3,4th inning off Forsch 1 on 1 out); Stargell (3,6th inning off
Forsch 0 on 2 out).
GDP: Foli (2,off Forsch).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Parker (1,2nd base off Riccelli/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl rf                       5   3   2   0       1   0       4   0
Reynolds ss                   4   0   2   2       0   0       1   5
Cedeno cf                     5   0   1   0       1   2       5   0
Cruz lf                       5   1   3   2       1   1       0   1
Cabell 3b,1b                  5   0   2   0       0   0       1   2
Watson 1b                     4   0   2   1       1   0      14   1
  Landestoy 2b                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Howe 2b,3b                    4   0   0   0       1   0       2   4
Ashby c                       4   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Forsch p                      3   1   1   0       0   1       0   3
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Alou ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Riccelli p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Andujar p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Walling ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       41   5  14   5       6   4      30  18

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Reynolds-Howe-Watson.

BATTING - 
2B: Cruz (4,off Blyleven); Cedeno (5,off Jackson).
3B: Reynolds (2,off Blyleven); Cruz (2,off Blyleven).
SH: Reynolds 2 (7,off Blyleven,off Tekulve).
IBB: Ashby (2,by Blyleven); Cruz (2,by Tekulve).
Team LOB: 16.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Puhl (6,2nd base off Blyleven/Ott); Cabell (8,2nd base off Blyleven/Ott).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blyleven                      5.2  10   4   4   4   4   0  30
Jackson                       2     2   0   0   1   0   0   9
Tekulve L(0-3)                1.2   2   1   0   1   0   0  10
Totals                        9.1  14   5   4   6   4   0  49

IBB: Blyleven (1,Ashby); Tekulve (2,Cruz).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch                        6     9   4   4   0   1   2  25
Sambito                       1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Riccelli                      0.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Andujar W(2-0)                2.1   0   0   0   2   1   0   9
Totals                       10    11   4   4   2   3   2  41


Umpires: HP - Fred Brocklander, 1B - Murray Strey, 2B - Paul Runge, 3B - Bob Schroeder
Time of Game: 3:23   Attendance: 48977


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Moreno              cf        Puhl                rf
2. Garner              3b        Reynolds            ss
3. Parker              rf        Cedeno              cf
4. Stargell            1b        Cruz                lf
5. Milner              lf        Cabell              3b
6. Ott                 c         Watson              1b
7. Stennett            2b        Howe                2b
8. Foli                ss        Ashby               c
9. Blyleven            p         Forsch              p

PIRATES 1ST: Moreno grounded out (second to first); Garner
grounded out (second to first); Parker grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl singled to center; Reynolds out on a sacrifice
bunt (third to first) [Puhl to second]; Cedeno was called out on
strikes; Cruz doubled to left [Puhl scored]; Cabell singled to
pitcher [Cruz to third]; Watson singled to right [Cruz scored,
Cabell to third]; Howe flied out to center; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 2ND: Stargell flied out to center; Milner flied out to
right; Ott grounded out (pitcher to shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Ashby grounded out (second to first); Forsch
grounded out (second to first); Puhl walked; Puhl stole second;
Reynolds tripled to left [Puhl scored]; Cedeno was called out on
strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 3.

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

ASTROS 3RD: Cruz was called out on strikes; Cabell singled to
left; Cabell stole second; Watson walked; Howe grounded out
(third to first) [Cabell to third, Watson to second]; Ashby was
walked intentionally; Forsch struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 3.

PIRATES 4TH: Garner doubled to right; Parker singled to left
[Garner to third, Parker out at second (left to third to
second)]; Stargell singled to right [Garner scored]; Milner
homered [Stargell scored]; Ott grounded out (first unassisted);
Stennett grounded out (pitcher to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Puhl grounded out (shortstop to first); Reynolds
flied out to center; Cedeno grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 3.

PIRATES 5TH: Foli grounded out (shortstop to first); Blyleven
grounded out (shortstop to first); Moreno struck out; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Cruz tripled to right; Cruz was picked off third
(catcher to third); Cabell grounded out (second to first);
Watson popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 3.

PIRATES 6TH: Garner flied out to center; Parker flied out to
center; Stargell homered; Milner singled to right; Ott singled
to right [Milner to third]; Stennett grounded out (pitcher to
first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Howe popped to first in foul territory; Ashby flied
out to center; Forsch singled to third; Puhl singled to pitcher
[Forsch to second]; Reynolds singled to left [Forsch scored,
Puhl to second]; Cedeno walked [Puhl to third, Reynolds to
second]; JACKSON REPLACED BLYLEVEN (PITCHING); Cruz grounded out
(second to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 4.

PIRATES 7TH: SAMBITO REPLACED FORSCH (PITCHING); Foli grounded
out (third to first); Jackson grounded out (shortstop to first);
Moreno singled to left; Garner flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Cabell grounded out (shortstop to first); Watson
singled to right; Howe walked [Watson to second]; Ashby popped
to shortstop; ALOU BATTED FOR SAMBITO; Alou flied out to right;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 4.

PIRATES 8TH: RICCELLI REPLACED ALOU (PITCHING); Parker singled
to left; Parker stole second; Stargell struck out; Milner
grounded out (first unassisted) [Parker to third]; ANDUJAR
REPLACED RICCELLI (PITCHING); LACY BATTED FOR OTT; Lacy walked;
Stennett struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: NICOSIA REPLACED LACY (PLAYING C ); Puhl flied out
to right; Reynolds flied out to right; Cedeno doubled to center;
TEKULVE REPLACED STENNETT (PITCHING); BERRA REPLACED JACKSON
(PLAYING 3B); GARNER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); Cruz was
walked intentionally; Cabell forced Cruz (shortstop to second);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 4.

PIRATES 9TH: Foli grounded out (pitcher to first); Berra walked;
Moreno forced Berra (first to shortstop); Garner flied out to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); Howe
grounded out (pitcher to first); Ashby flied out to center; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 4.

PIRATES 10TH: LANDESTOY REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING 2B); CABELL
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); HOWE CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
3B); Parker grounded out (pitcher to first); Stargell flied out
to right; Milner flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 10TH: WALLING BATTED FOR ANDUJAR; Walling singled to
right; Puhl reached on an error by Berra [Walling to second];
Reynolds reached on a fielder's choice on a sacrifice bunt
[Walling to third, Puhl to second]; Cedeno forced Walling (third
to catcher) [Puhl to third, Reynolds to second]; Cruz singled to
center [Puhl scored (unearned), Reynolds to third, Cedeno to
second]; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          4  11   1    7
 Astros           5  14   0   16


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