Houston Astros 6, Pittsburgh Pirates 4

Regular Season Game 79

Played on Monday, July 5, 1982 (D) at Three Rivers Stadium

HOU N 1 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 - 6 9 0 PIT N 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 - 4 9 0

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO AThon ss 5 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 Scott cf 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 0 Knight 1b 4 2 3 0 1 0 5 2 Cruz lf 4 2 2 3 1 1 3 0 Garner 2b 3 1 1 3 1 0 2 2 Howe 3b 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 Knicely rf 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 Puhl pr,rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 Pujols c 4 0 1 0 0 0 6 1 Niekro p 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 1Totals36 6 9 6 4 5 27 8FIELDING -PB:Pujols 2 (8).BATTING -2B:Cruz (16,off Baumgarten); Pujols (4,off Romo).HR:Cruz (5,3rd inning off Baumgarten 1 on 2 out); Garner (5,7th inning off Romo 2 on 2 out).IBB:Cruz (6,by Romo).Team LOB:7.

Pittsburgh PiratesAB R H RBI BB SO PO AMoreno cf 4 1 3 1 0 0 2 0 Ray 2b 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 1 Madlock 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 Thompson 1b 4 0 1 0 0 3 10 0 Parker rf 2 0 0 1 1 0 6 0 Easler lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 Pena c 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 0 Berra ss 4 0 2 1 0 2 1 3 Baumgarten p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Davis ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Romo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Lacy ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Niemann p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 Stargell ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals34 4 9 4 1 6 27 7BATTING -2B:Berra (14,off Niekro).HR:Moreno (2,1st inning off Niekro 0 on 0 out); Ray (6,1st inning off Niekro 0 on 0 out).SF:Parker (2,off Niekro).Team LOB:5.BASERUNNING -SB:Moreno (38,2nd base off Niekro/Pujols); Lacy (25,2nd base off Niekro/Pujols).CS:Moreno (14,2nd base by Niekro/Pujols).

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPNiekro W(7-6) 9 9 4 4 1 6 2 36

Pittsburgh PiratesIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPBaumgarten L(0-2) 5 5 3 3 2 1 1 22 Romo 2 4 3 3 1 2 1 11 Niemann 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 7Totals9 9 6 6 4 5 2 40BK:Romo (1).IBB:Romo (1,Cruz).Umpires:HP - Bruce Froemming, 1B - Bob Davidson, 2B - John Kibler, 3B - Dick StelloTime of Game:2:42Attendance:10437 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros Pittsburgh Pirates 1. Thon ss Moreno cf 2. Scott cf Ray 2b 3. Knight 1b Madlock 3b 4. Cruz lf Thompson 1b 5. Garner 2b Parker rf 6. Howe 3b Easler lf 7. Knicely rf Pena c 8. Pujols c Berra ss 9. Niekro p Baumgarten p ASTROS 1ST: Thon flied out to center; Scott singled to right; Knight popped to first in foul territory; Cruz doubled to center [Scott scored]; Garner walked; Howe popped to second; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 1, Pirates 0. PIRATES 1ST: Moreno homered; Ray homered; Madlock popped to second; Thompson struck out; Parker flied out to left; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Pirates 2. ASTROS 2ND: Knicely struck out; Pujols flied out to right; Niekro grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Pirates 2. PIRATES 2ND: Easler grounded out (first to pitcher); Pena flied out to right; Berra doubled to left; Baumgarten grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Pirates 2. ASTROS 3RD: Thon popped to second; Scott grounded out (third to first); Knight singled to center; Cruz homered [Knight scored]; Garner flied out to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 2. PIRATES 3RD: Moreno singled to center; Moreno was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Ray grounded out (shortstop to first); Madlock grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 2. ASTROS 4TH: Howe walked; Knicely flied out to right; Pujols popped to shortstop; Niekro flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 2. PIRATES 4TH: Thompson struck out; Parker walked; Pujols allowed a passed ball [Parker to second]; Easler flied out to left; Pena popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 2. ASTROS 5TH: Thon grounded out (shortstop to first); Scott grounded out (third to first); Knight singled to right; Cruz grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 2. PIRATES 5TH: Berra struck out; DAVIS BATTED FOR BAUMGARTEN; Davis flied out to center; Moreno singled to center; Moreno stole second; Ray flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 2. ASTROS 6TH: ROMO REPLACED DAVIS (PITCHING); Garner flied out to right; Howe flied to right in foul territory; Knicely singled to left; PUHL RAN FOR KNICELY; Pujols doubled to left [Puhl to third]; Niekro struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 2. PIRATES 6TH: PUHL STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Madlock flied out to right; Thompson was called out on strikes; Parker flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 2. ASTROS 7TH: Thon struck out; Scott flied out to right; Knight singled to third; Romo balked [Knight to second]; Cruz was walked intentionally; Garner homered [Knight scored, Cruz scored]; Howe grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 6, Pirates 2. PIRATES 7TH: Easler singled to center; Pena grounded out (second to first) [Easler to second]; Pujols allowed a passed ball [Easler to third]; Berra singled to shortstop [Easler scored]; LACY BATTED FOR ROMO; Lacy forced Berra (first to shortstop); Lacy stole second; Moreno flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 6, Pirates 3. ASTROS 8TH: NIEMANN REPLACED LACY (PITCHING); Puhl grounded out (first unassisted); Pujols grounded out (pitcher to first); Niekro struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 6, Pirates 3. PIRATES 8TH: Ray flied out to center; Madlock singled to second; Thompson singled to right [Madlock to third]; Parker hit a sacrifice fly to center [Madlock scored]; Easler grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 6, Pirates 4. ASTROS 9TH: Thon flied out to right; Scott grounded out (shortstop to first); Knight walked; Cruz was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 6, Pirates 4. PIRATES 9TH: Pena was called out on strikes; Berra struck out; STARGELL BATTED FOR NIEMANN; Stargell flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 6, Pirates 4. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 6 9 0 7 Pirates 4 9 0 5

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