Pittsburgh Pirates 1, Houston Astros 0

Regular Season Game 5

Played on Saturday, April 9, 1983 (N) at Astrodome

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

Pittsburgh PiratesAB R H RBI BB SO PO ALacy rf 3 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 Mazzilli cf 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 Madlock 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Thompson 1b 3 0 1 0 1 1 8 0 Easler lf 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 Ray 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 Pena c 4 0 0 0 0 1 8 1 Berra ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 McWilliams p 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1Totals30 1 3 0 5 6 27 7FIELDING -DP:1. Pena-Ray.BATTING -2B:Easler (1,off Niekro).SH:McWilliams (1,off Niekro).Team LOB:8.BASERUNNING -SB:Lacy (6,2nd base off Niekro/Pujols).

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO AMoreno cf 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 Doran 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 Thon ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 2 Garner 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 Cruz lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 Knight 1b 3 0 1 0 0 0 9 2 Puhl rf 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 Bass ph,rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Pujols c 2 0 0 0 0 1 7 1 T. Scott ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Niekro p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 Tolman ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals28 0 2 0 0 7 27 11FIELDING -E:Doran (1), Thon (3), Knight (1), Pujols (2).PB:Pujols (1).BATTING -Team LOB:1.BASERUNNING -CS:Thon (2,2nd base by McWilliams/Pena).

PITCHING

Pittsburgh PiratesIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPMcWilliams W(1-0) 9 2 0 0 0 7 0 28

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPNiekro L(0-1) 9 3 1 0 5 6 0 36Umpires:HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - Dutch Rennert, 2B - Ed Montague, 3B - Lanny HarrisTime of Game:2:15Attendance:13856 Starting Lineups: Pittsburgh Pirates Houston Astros 1. Lacy rf Moreno cf 2. Mazzilli cf Doran 2b 3. Madlock 3b Thon ss 4. Thompson 1b Garner 3b 5. Easler lf Cruz lf 6. Ray 2b Knight 1b 7. Pena c Puhl rf 8. Berra ss Pujols c 9. McWilliams p Niekro p PIRATES 1ST: Lacy walked; Mazzilli flied out to left; Lacy stole second [Lacy to third (error by Pujols)]; Madlock struck out; Thompson walked; Pujols allowed a passed ball [Lacy scored (unearned), Thompson to second]; Easler struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Pirates 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 1ST: Moreno struck out; Doran made an out to shortstop; Thon made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Pirates 1, Astros 0. PIRATES 2ND: Ray grounded out (second to first); Pena grounded out (pitcher to first); Berra grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Pirates 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 2ND: Garner grounded out (shortstop to first); Cruz struck out; Knight singled to left; Puhl made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Pirates 1, Astros 0. PIRATES 3RD: McWilliams struck out; Lacy struck out; Mazzilli walked; Madlock lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Pirates 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 3RD: Pujols made an out to second; Niekro struck out; Moreno grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Pirates 1, Astros 0. PIRATES 4TH: Thompson singled to left; Easler forced Thompson (first to shortstop); Ray forced Easler (second to shortstop) [Ray to first (error by Knight)]; Pena grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Pirates 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 4TH: Doran grounded out (shortstop to first); Thon singled to left; Garner struck out while Thon was caught stealing second (catcher to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Pirates 1, Astros 0. PIRATES 5TH: Berra reached on an error by Thon; McWilliams out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Berra to second]; Lacy grounded out (second to first) [Berra to third]; Mazzilli walked; Madlock flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. Pirates 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 5TH: Cruz lined to second; Knight grounded out (first unassisted); Puhl struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Pirates 1, Astros 0. PIRATES 6TH: Thompson flied out to right; Easler doubled to right; Ray grounded out (catcher to first) [Easler to third]; Pena struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Pirates 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 6TH: Pujols struck out; Niekro flied out to right; Moreno grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Pirates 1, Astros 0. PIRATES 7TH: Berra made an out to shortstop; McWilliams walked; Lacy forced McWilliams (shortstop to second) [Lacy to second (error by Doran)]; Mazzilli grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Pirates 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 7TH: Doran grounded out (first unassisted); Thon flied out to center; Garner grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Pirates 1, Astros 0. PIRATES 8TH: Madlock grounded out (third to first); Thompson was called out on strikes; Easler singled to center; Ray flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Pirates 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 8TH: Cruz flied out to left; Knight grounded out (second to first); BASS BATTED FOR PUHL; Bass made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Pirates 1, Astros 0. PIRATES 9TH: BASS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Pena grounded out (third to first); Berra flied out to center; McWilliams made an out to catcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Pirates 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 9TH: T. SCOTT BATTED FOR PUJOLS; T. Scott made an out to catcher; TOLMAN BATTED FOR NIEKRO; Tolman flied out to right; Moreno was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Pirates 1, Astros 0. Final Totals R H E LOB Pirates 1 3 0 8 Astros 0 2 4 1

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