Pittsburgh Pirates 6, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 98
Played on Saturday, July 21, 1979 (D) at Three Rivers Stadium

HOU N    1  1  0    1  0  1    0  1  0  -   5 15  0
PIT N    0  0  3    1  0  0    0  2  x  -   6 12  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gonzalez 2b                   5   1   3   2       0   0       3   5
Reynolds ss                   4   0   1   1       0   2       1   3
  Alou ph                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Sexton pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Puhl cf                       5   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Leonard rf                    5   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Cabell 1b                     5   1   2   0       0   0      11   0
Cruz lf                       4   2   3   1       0   0       3   0
Howe 3b                       2   0   1   0       2   0       0   0
Bochy c                       4   1   1   0       0   2       1   1
Andujar p                     3   0   0   0       0   2       0   3
  Walling ph                  1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       39   5  15   5       2   7      24  12

BATTING - 
2B: Cabell (13,off Roberts); Bochy (3,off Romo); Gonzalez (3,off Romo).
3B: Gonzalez (1,off Roberts).
GDP: Puhl (4,off Roberts).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cruz 2 (25,2nd base off Roberts/Ott,3rd base off Romo/Ott).
CS: Puhl (15,3rd base by Romo/Ott); Cabell (10,2nd base by Romo/Ott).

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Moreno cf                     5   2   2   0       0   0       1   0
Foli ss                       4   0   3   1       0   0       2   2
Parker rf                     4   1   0   1       0   0       1   0
Milner 1b                     4   1   2   2       0   0       7   0
B. Robinson lf                4   1   1   1       0   1       1   1
Madlock 3b                    2   0   1   0       2   0       1   4
  Stennett 2b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ott c                         4   0   1   0       0   0       7   2
Garner 2b,3b                  4   1   1   1       0   0       7   2
Roberts p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Romo p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Lacy ph                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Jackson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tekulve p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       35   6  12   6       2   1      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Madlock-Garner-Milner.
E: Parker (10), Roberts (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Foli (18,off Andujar).
HR: Milner (8,3rd inning off Andujar 1 on 1 out); B. Robinson (20,8th inning
off Sambito 0 on 0 out); Garner (6,8th inning off Sambito 0 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Moreno (41,2nd base off Andujar/Bochy).
CS: Milner (3,2nd base by Andujar/Bochy).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Andujar                       7     9   4   4   2   1   1  31
Sambito L(4-3)                1     3   2   2   0   0   2   6
Totals                        8    12   6   6   2   1   3  37


Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Roberts                       5     8   3   3   1   4   0  24
Romo W(5-3)                   3     6   2   2   1   2   0  13
Jackson                       0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Tekulve SV(14)                0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Totals                        9    15   5   5   2   7   0  41

WP: Romo (3).
BK: Romo (3).

Umpires: HP - Terry Tata, 1B - Jerry Crawford, 2B - Charlie Williams, 3B - John Kibler
Time of Game: 3:00   Attendance: 19570


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Gonzalez            2b        Moreno              cf
2. Reynolds            ss        Foli                ss
3. Puhl                cf        Parker              rf
4. Leonard             rf        Milner              1b
5. Cabell              1b        B. Robinson         lf
6. Cruz                lf        Madlock             3b
7. Howe                3b        Ott                 c
8. Bochy               c         Garner              2b
9. Andujar             p         Roberts             p

ASTROS 1ST: Gonzalez tripled to center; Reynolds singled to
center [Gonzalez scored]; Puhl grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Reynolds out at second]; Leonard
flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Moreno grounded out (second to first); Foli singled
to right; Parker flied out to left; Milner grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cabell doubled to left; Cruz singled to right
[Cabell scored]; Howe singled to right [Cruz to second]; Howe
was picked off first but was safe on an error by Roberts [Cruz
to third, Howe to second]; Bochy struck out; Andujar made an out
to second; Gonzalez lined to second; 1 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 2, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 2ND: B. Robinson lined to second; Madlock walked; Ott
singled to right [Madlock to second]; Garner grounded out
(pitcher to first) [Madlock to third, Ott to second]; Roberts
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
2, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Reynolds struck out; Puhl grounded out (second to
first); Leonard reached on an error by Parker [Leonard to
first]; Cabell forced Leonard (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 1
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Moreno singled to right; Foli singled to left
[Moreno to third]; Parker forced Foli (second to shortstop)
[Moreno scored]; Milner homered [Parker scored]; B. Robinson
grounded out (pitcher to first); Madlock singled to right; Ott
grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Cruz singled to shortstop; Cruz stole second; Howe
walked; Bochy flied out to right; Andujar struck out; Gonzalez
singled to center [Cruz scored, Howe to second]; Reynolds struck
out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 4TH: Garner grounded out (shortstop to first); Roberts
grounded out (second to first); Moreno singled to center; Moreno
stole second; Foli doubled to right [Moreno scored]; Parker
flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Puhl singled to right; Leonard forced Puhl (pitcher
to shortstop); Cabell forced Leonard (third to second); Cruz
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3,
Pirates 4.

PIRATES 5TH: Milner singled to right; B. Robinson struck out;
Milner was caught stealing second (catcher to second); Madlock
walked; Ott grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 4.

ASTROS 6TH: ROMO REPLACED ROBERTS (PITCHING); Howe popped to
first in foul territory; Bochy doubled to left; Andujar struck
out; Gonzalez doubled to right [Bochy scored]; Reynolds grounded
out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates
4.

PIRATES 6TH: Garner flied out to left; Romo grounded out
(pitcher to shortstop to first); Moreno flied out to left; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Puhl singled to right; Romo balked [Puhl to second];
Leonard popped to second in foul territory; Puhl was caught
stealing third (catcher to third); Cabell singled to right;
Cabell was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 4.

PIRATES 7TH: Foli flied out to right; Parker grounded out
(shortstop to first); Milner flied to right in foul territory; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Cruz singled to shortstop; Romo threw a wild pitch
[Cruz to second]; Cruz stole third; Howe walked; Bochy struck
out; WALLING BATTED FOR ANDUJAR; Walling singled to left [Cruz
scored, Howe to third, Walling out at second (left to third to
second)]; Gonzalez flied to left in foul territory; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 4.

PIRATES 8TH: SAMBITO REPLACED WALLING (PITCHING); B. Robinson
homered; Madlock lined to right; Ott made an out to second;
Garner homered; LACY BATTED FOR ROMO; Lacy singled to right;
Moreno flied out to center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5,
Pirates 6.

ASTROS 9TH: STENNETT REPLACED MADLOCK (PLAYING 2B); GARNER
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); JACKSON REPLACED LACY
(PITCHING); ALOU BATTED FOR REYNOLDS; Alou singled to shortstop;
SEXTON RAN FOR ALOU; Puhl grounded out (shortstop to first)
[Sexton to second]; TEKULVE REPLACED JACKSON (PITCHING); Leonard
struck out; Cabell grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5  15   0    9
 Pirates          6  12   2    7


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