Pittsburgh Pirates 9, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 121
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Sunday, August 25, 1985 (D) at Three Rivers Stadium

HOU N    0  0  2    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   3  4  2
PIT N    0  1  0    5  0  1    0  2  x  -   9 11  3
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Puhl rf                       2   1   1   0       0   0       3   0
  Bass rf                     2   0   0   1       0   0       4   0
Walling 3b                    4   1   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Madden p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Cruz lf                       3   0   1   1       1   1       2   0
Mumphrey cf                   4   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
Davis 1b                      3   0   0   0       1   1       7   0
Bailey c                      4   0   1   0       0   1       6   0
Thon ss                       3   1   0   0       1   0       1   1
Scott p                       2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Calhoun p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Spilman ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Garner 3b                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       33   3   4   3       3   3      24   7

FIELDING - 
E: Bailey (11), Scott (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Bailey (10,off Reuschel).
GDP: Mumphrey (8,off Reuschel).
IBB: Thon (2,by Reuschel).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Mumphrey (5,2nd base off Reuschel/Pena).

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Orsulak cf,lf                 3   1   1   1       1   0       5   0
Ray 2b                        3   1   1   1       2   0       1   7
Madlock 3b                    4   0   1   1       0   1       0   2
  Wynne pr,cf                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Thompson 1b                   3   0   0   0       2   2      14   2
Brown rf                      5   1   2   1       0   1       0   0
Pena c                        5   1   2   1       0   1       3   0
Gonzalez lf,3b                4   2   1   1       0   0       1   1
Khalifa ss                    3   1   1   0       1   0       1   3
Reuschel p                    4   2   2   3       0   0       2   1
Totals                       35   9  11   9       6   6      27  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Ray-Khalifa-Thompson.
E: Gonzalez (1), Khalifa 2 (10).

BATTING - 
2B: Khalifa (10,off Scott); Brown (7,off Scott); Reuschel (2,off Scott); Ray
(24,off Calhoun); Madlock (23,off Calhoun).
HR: Gonzalez (3,2nd inning off Scott 0 on 1 out); Reuschel (1,8th inning off
Madden 0 on 0 out).
SF: Orsulak (3,off Calhoun).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Orsulak (8,2nd base off Scott/Bailey).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Scott L(13-7)                 3     5   6   5   3   0   1  18
Calhoun                       3     3   1   1   1   5   0  13
Madden                        2     3   2   2   2   1   1  11
Totals                        8    11   9   8   6   6   2  42

Scott faced 5 batters in the 4th inning
WP: Scott (6).

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reuschel W(10-6)              9     4   3   1   3   3   0  36

IBB: Reuschel (10,Thon).

Umpires: HP - Lanny Harris, 1B - Charlie Williams, 2B - Randy Marsh, 3B - Bill Williams
Time of Game: 2:27   


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Doran               2b        Orsulak             cf
2. Puhl                rf        Ray                 2b
3. Walling             3b        Madlock             3b
4. Cruz                lf        Thompson            1b
5. Mumphrey            cf        Brown               rf
6. Davis               1b        Pena                c
7. Bailey              c         Gonzalez            lf
8. Thon                ss        Khalifa             ss
9. Scott               p         Reuschel            p

ASTROS 1ST: Doran grounded out (second to first); Puhl grounded
out (first unassisted); Walling grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Orsulak walked; Orsulak stole second; Ray flied out
to right; Madlock flied out to left; Scott threw a wild pitch
[Orsulak to third]; Thompson walked; Brown forced Thompson
(third to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz walked; Mumphrey grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Cruz out at second]; Davis
walked; Bailey doubled [Davis to third]; Thon was walked
intentionally; Scott grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Pena flied out to right; Gonzalez homered; Khalifa
doubled; Reuschel flied out to right; Orsulak grounded out
(first unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Doran flied out to center; Puhl singled; Walling
reached on an error by Khalifa [Puhl to second, Walling to
first]; Cruz singled [Puhl scored, Walling to third]; Mumphrey
forced Cruz (third to second) [Walling scored (unearned)];
Mumphrey stole second; Davis struck out; 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 3RD: BASS REPLACED PUHL (PLAYING RF); Ray flied out to
right; Madlock grounded out (shortstop to first); Thompson flied
out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Bailey grounded out (first unassisted); Thon flied
out to center; Scott grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 4TH: Brown doubled; Brown was picked off second but was
safe on an error by Bailey [Brown to third]; Pena singled [Brown
scored]; Gonzalez reached on an error by Scott [Pena to second,
Gonzalez to first]; Khalifa walked [Pena to third, Gonzalez to
second]; Reuschel doubled [Pena scored, Gonzalez scored
(unearned), Khalifa to third]; CALHOUN REPLACED SCOTT
(PITCHING); Orsulak hit a sacrifice fly to right [Khalifa
scored, Reuschel to third]; Ray doubled [Reuschel scored];
Madlock struck out; Thompson struck out; 5 R (4 ER), 4 H, 2 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 6.

ASTROS 5TH: Doran grounded out (third to first); Bass flied out
to center; Walling grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 6.

PIRATES 5TH: Brown struck out; Pena struck out; Gonzalez popped
to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Cruz flied out to center; Mumphrey flied out to
left; Davis reached on an error by Khalifa [Davis to first];
Bailey struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 6.

PIRATES 6TH: Khalifa flied out to right; Reuschel grounded out
(pitcher to first); Orsulak singled; Ray walked [Orsulak to
second]; Madlock doubled [Orsulak scored, Ray to third]; WYNNE
RAN FOR MADLOCK; Thompson struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 2, Pirates 7.

ASTROS 7TH: ORSULAK CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); WYNNE STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING CF); GONZALEZ CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B);
Thon reached on an error by Gonzalez [Thon to first]; SPILMAN
BATTED FOR CALHOUN; Spilman singled [Thon to second]; Doran
grounded out (first to pitcher) [Thon to third, Spilman to
second]; Bass grounded out (first to pitcher) [Thon scored
(unearned), Spilman to third]; Walling flied out to left; 1 R (0
ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 7.

PIRATES 7TH: MADDEN REPLACED WALLING (PITCHING); GARNER REPLACED
SPILMAN (PLAYING 3B); Brown grounded out (pitcher to first);
Pena singled; Gonzalez grounded out (third to first) [Pena to
second]; Khalifa grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 7.

ASTROS 8TH: Cruz struck out; Mumphrey grounded out (second to
first); Davis grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 7.

PIRATES 8TH: Reuschel homered; Orsulak flied out to right; Ray
walked; Wynne struck out; Thompson walked [Ray to second]; Brown
singled [Ray scored, Thompson to third]; Pena forced Brown
(second to shortstop); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates
9.

ASTROS 9TH: Bailey grounded out (second to first); Thon grounded
out (pitcher to first); Garner grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   4   2    6
 Pirates          9  11   3    9


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