Houston Astros 4, Pittsburgh Pirates 3 (10 innings)
Regular Season Game 88
Played on Saturday, July 17, 1982 (N) at Astrodome

PIT N    1  0  0    0  1  1    0  0  0    0  -   3 10  1
HOU N    0  0  2    1  0  0    0  0  0    1  -   4  7  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Moreno cf                     3   1   2   0       2   0       2   0
Ray 2b                        4   0   2   1       0   0       2   5
Madlock 3b                    5   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
Thompson 1b                   5   0   1   0       0   2       9   1
Parker rf                     4   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
Easler lf                     4   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
  Lacy pr,lf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Berra ss                      4   0   1   1       0   1       0   0
Nicosia c                     4   1   2   0       0   0      11   1
Rhoden p                      3   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Scurry p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stargell ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Tekulve p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38   3  10   3       3   6      28  10

FIELDING - 
E: Berra (16).

BATTING - 
2B: Ray (17,off Niekro); Parker (14,off Niekro).
SH: Ray (6,off Niekro).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Moreno (40,2nd base off Niekro/Pujols); Madlock (11,2nd base off Niekro/Pujols).
CS: Lacy (9,2nd base by Niekro/Pujols).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Thon ss                       4   1   1   1       0   2       2   3
Puhl cf,rf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Knight 1b                     4   1   2   0       0   1       8   1
Cruz lf                       3   0   0   0       1   1       6   0
Heep rf                       3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Scott ph,cf                 1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Garner 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   1       1   2
Howe 3b                       4   0   1   1       0   1       1   1
Pujols c                      2   0   0   0       0   1       6   2
  Walling ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Niekro p                      3   0   0   0       0   3       4   3
  Spilman ph                  1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   4   7   3       1  11      30  12

BATTING - 
2B: Puhl (8,off Rhoden).
3B: Garner (7,off Rhoden).
HR: Thon (2,3rd inning off Rhoden 0 on 1 out); Spilman (1,10th inning off Tekulve
0 on 1 out).
SH: Pujols (3,off Rhoden).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Knight (2,2nd base by Scurry/Nicosia).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rhoden                        7.1   6   3   2   1   9   1  30
Scurry                        0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Tekulve L(6-4)                1.1   1   1   1   0   1   1   5
Totals                        9.1   7   4   3   1  11   2  36

WP: Rhoden (5).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niekro W(9-6)                10    10   3   3   3   6   0  42

WP: Niekro 2 (12).

Umpires: HP - Jim Quick, 1B - Charlie Williams, 2B - John Kibler, 3B - Bruce Froemming
Time of Game: 3:01   Attendance: 28672


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Moreno              cf        Thon                ss
2. Ray                 2b        Puhl                cf
3. Madlock             3b        Knight              1b
4. Thompson            1b        Cruz                lf
5. Parker              rf        Heep                rf
6. Easler              lf        Garner              2b
7. Berra               ss        Howe                3b
8. Nicosia             c         Pujols              c
9. Rhoden              p         Niekro              p

PIRATES 1ST: Moreno walked; Moreno stole second; Ray popped to
pitcher; Madlock singled to center [Moreno scored]; Madlock
stole second; Thompson struck out; Parker grounded out (first to
pitcher); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Thon struck out; Puhl doubled to right; Knight
struck out; Cruz walked; Heep struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Pirates 1, Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Easler grounded out (pitcher to first); Berra
grounded out (third to first); Nicosia popped to catcher in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Garner popped to first in foul territory; Howe
struck out; Pujols grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Rhoden grounded out (shortstop to first); Moreno
grounded out (first unassisted); Ray grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Niekro struck out; Thon homered; Puhl lined to
center; Knight singled to center; Rhoden threw a wild pitch
[Knight to second]; Cruz reached on an error by Berra [Knight
scored (unearned) (no RBI)]; Heep flied out to left; 2 R (1 ER),
2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 2.

PIRATES 4TH: Madlock flied out to left; Thompson singled to
right; Niekro threw a wild pitch [Thompson to second]; Parker
walked; Easler flied out to left; Berra lined to left; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Garner tripled to center; Howe singled to center
[Garner scored]; Pujols out on a sacrifice bunt (first to
second) [Howe to second]; Niekro struck out; Thon was called out
on strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 3.

PIRATES 5TH: Nicosia singled to center; Rhoden lined to third;
Moreno walked [Nicosia to second]; Ray doubled to right [Nicosia
scored, Moreno out at home (catcher to pitcher), Ray to third
(on throw to home)]; Madlock grounded out (pitcher to first); 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Puhl grounded out (second to first); Knight flied
out to center; Cruz flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 2, Astros 3.

PIRATES 6TH: Thompson flied out to center; Parker doubled;
Easler struck out; Berra singled to center [Parker scored];
Nicosia singled to left [Berra to third]; Rhoden flied out to
left; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Heep grounded out (second to first); Garner grounded
out (pitcher to first); Howe grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 3.

PIRATES 7TH: Moreno singled to right; Ray out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Moreno to second]; Madlock popped to
shortstop in foul territory; Thompson grounded out (second to
pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Pujols struck out; Niekro struck out; Thon flied out
to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 3.

PIRATES 8TH: Parker grounded out (second to first); Easler
struck out but advanced to first on a wild pitch; LACY RAN FOR
EASLER; Lacy was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop);
Berra was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: LACY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Puhl grounded out
(second to first); Knight singled to left; SCURRY REPLACED
RHODEN (PITCHING); Cruz was called out on strikes; SCOTT BATTED
FOR HEEP; Knight was caught stealing second (catcher to second);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 3.

PIRATES 9TH: SCOTT STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); PUHL CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); Nicosia grounded out (shortstop to
first); STARGELL BATTED FOR SCURRY; Stargell struck out; Moreno
singled to center; Ray singled to right [Moreno to third];
Madlock lined to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros
3.

ASTROS 9TH: TEKULVE REPLACED STARGELL (PITCHING); Scott grounded
out (second to first); Garner struck out; Howe flied out to
left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 3.

PIRATES 10TH: Thompson struck out; Parker flied out to left;
Lacy flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 10TH: WALLING BATTED FOR PUJOLS; Walling grounded out
(second to first); SPILMAN BATTED FOR NIEKRO; Spilman homered; 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          3  10   1    9
 Astros           4   7   0    4


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