Houston Astros 2, Pittsburgh Pirates 1
Regular Season Game 124
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Tuesday, August 23, 1983 (N) at Three Rivers Stadium

HOU N    0  0  2    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  8  2
PIT N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  7  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      3   1   1   0       1   1       0   6
Puhl rf                       3   1   1   1       1   0       1   0
Thon ss                       4   0   2   1       0   0       4   2
Cruz lf                       4   0   2   0       0   1       4   1
Knight 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   2       7   0
Garner 3b                     3   0   2   0       1   0       0   1
Mumphrey cf                   3   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
  Dawley p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Mizerock c                    2   0   0   0       1   0       8   0
Niekro p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  T. Scott cf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       29   2   8   2       4   8      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Doran-Thon-Knight, Doran-Thon-Knight.
E: Doran (13), Cruz (5).
PB: Mizerock (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Puhl (21,off Tunnell).
SH: T. Scott (1,off Guante).
GDP: Thon (9,off Tunnell); Mumphrey (1,off Tunnell).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Thon (30,3rd base off Guante/May); Cruz (25,2nd base off Guante/May).
CS: Doran (11,2nd base by Tunnell/May); Thon (13,Home by Guante/May).

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lacy lf                       3   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Hebner ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Guante p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Ray 2b                        3   1   2   0       1   0       2   3
Madlock 3b                    3   0   1   0       1   0       0   1
Thompson 1b                   4   0   0   0       0   0      10   0
Parker rf                     4   0   1   1       0   2       0   0
Berra ss                      3   0   0   0       1   2       2   3
May c                         4   0   1   0       0   0       9   1
  Frobel pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Wynne cf                      3   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Tunnell p                     2   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
  Mazzilli ph,lf              1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       31   1   7   1       4   6      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Berra-Ray-Thompson, Ray-Berra-Thompson.

BATTING - 
SH: Mazzilli (4,off Dawley).
GDP: Thompson 2 (11,off Niekro 2).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niekro W(11-10)               6     6   1   1   4   5   0  26
Dawley SV(12)                 3     1   0   0   0   1   0  10
Totals                        9     7   1   1   4   6   0  36

Niekro faced 1 batter in the 7th inning

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Tunnell L(6-5)                7     6   2   2   2   6   0  25
Guante                        2     2   0   0   2   2   0   9
Totals                        9     8   2   2   4   8   0  34


Umpires: HP - John Kibler, 1B - Terry Tata, 2B - Bruce Froemming, 3B - Charlie Williams
Time of Game: 2:31   Attendance: 17484


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Doran               2b        Lacy                lf
2. Puhl                rf        Ray                 2b
3. Thon                ss        Madlock             3b
4. Cruz                lf        Thompson            1b
5. Knight              1b        Parker              rf
6. Garner              3b        Berra               ss
7. Mumphrey            cf        May                 c
8. Mizerock            c         Wynne               cf
9. Niekro              p         Tunnell             p

ASTROS 1ST: Doran singled to right; Doran was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); Puhl walked; Thon grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Puhl out at second];
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Lacy grounded out (third to first); Ray singled to
right; Madlock walked [Ray to second]; Thompson flied out to
left; Parker singled to right [Ray scored, Madlock to third];
Mizerock allowed a passed ball [Parker to second]; Berra struck
out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz singled to center; Knight grounded out (third
to first) [Cruz to second]; Garner singled to second [Cruz to
third]; Mumphrey grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Garner out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 2ND: May grounded out (second to first); Wynne flied out
to center; Tunnell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Pirates 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Mizerock grounded out (first unassisted); Niekro
flied out to center; Doran walked; Puhl doubled [Doran scored];
Thon singled to center [Puhl scored]; Thon was picked off first
(pitcher to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 3RD: Lacy struck out; Ray singled to left; Madlock
singled to left [Ray to third (error by Cruz)]; Thompson
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Madlock out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Cruz struck out; Knight was called out on strikes;
Garner singled to left; Mumphrey struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 4TH: Parker made an out to shortstop; Berra walked; May
reached on an error by Doran [Berra to second]; Wynne flied out
to left; Tunnell singled to left [Berra out at home (left to
catcher), May to second]; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Mizerock grounded out (first unassisted); Niekro
struck out; Doran was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 5TH: Lacy singled to center; Ray walked [Lacy to
second]; Madlock flied out to center [Lacy to third]; Thompson
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Ray
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Puhl grounded out (second to first); Thon flied out
to center; Cruz flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 6TH: Parker struck out; Berra was called out on strikes;
May popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Knight grounded out (shortstop to first); Garner
grounded out (pitcher to first); Mumphrey struck out; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 7TH: Wynne walked; MAZZILLI BATTED FOR TUNNELL; DAWLEY
REPLACED MUMPHREY (PITCHING); T. SCOTT REPLACED NIEKRO (PLAYING
CF); Mazzilli out on a sacrifice bunt (first unassisted) [Wynne
to second]; HEBNER BATTED FOR LACY; Hebner grounded out (second
to first); Ray flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
2, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 8TH: GUANTE REPLACED HEBNER (PITCHING); MAZZILLI STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Mizerock walked; T. Scott out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Mizerock to second]; Doran
flied out to left; Puhl lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 8TH: Madlock flied out to center; Thompson grounded out
(second to first); Parker struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 9TH: Thon singled to left; Cruz singled to shortstop
[Thon to second]; Thon stole third and Cruz stole second; Knight
struck out; Thon was caught stealing home (catcher unassisted);
Garner walked; Dawley struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 9TH: Berra flied out to left; May singled to center;
FROBEL RAN FOR MAY; Wynne lined to right; Mazzilli forced Frobel
(second to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates
1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   8   2    5
 Pirates          1   7   0    8


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