Pittsburgh Pirates 6, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 30
Played on Tuesday, May 14, 1991 (N) at Astrodome

PIT N    2  2  0    1  0  0    0  1  0  -   6 12  0
HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  0  1  -   3  9  2
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Merced 1b                     4   2   2   1       1   1       8   1
Bell ss                       3   0   2   2       0   0       2   3
Van Slyke cf                  4   1   0   1       1   0       3   0
Bonilla 3b                    4   0   3   2       1   0       1   1
Bonds lf                      5   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Varsho rf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Redus ph,rf                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
LaValliere c                  4   2   1   0       1   1       8   0
Lind 2b                       1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Wilkerson ph,2b             4   1   2   0       0   1       1   2
Smith p                       2   0   2   0       0   0       0   1
  Belinda p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Landrum p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       36   6  12   6       4   5      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Bonilla 2 (11,off Harnisch 2); Merced (4,off Harnisch).
SH: Bell (11,off Harnisch); Smith (2,off Harnisch); Belinda (1,off Hernandez).
SF: Bell (2,off Harnisch).
IBB: Merced (2,by Hernandez); Bonilla (2,by Osuna).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bell (1,2nd base off Harnisch/Biggio).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Young cf                      5   0   1   0       0   1       6   1
Ramirez ss                    3   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Gonzalez ph                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Hernandez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Osuna p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Oberkfell ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Biggio c                      3   0   1   0       1   0       5   2
Caminiti 3b                   4   1   1   0       0   0       1   1
Bagwell 1b                    4   1   1   0       0   1       8   0
Davidson rf                   3   0   2   2       0   1       1   0
  Rhodes ph,rf                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Candaele lf                   4   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Rohde 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       4   2
Harnisch p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Finley ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Kile p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Yelding ph,ss               2   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   3   9   3       2   7      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Young-Bagwell.
E: Caminiti 2 (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Davidson (2,off Smith); Biggio (5,off Smith); Yelding (7,off Landrum).
3B: Candaele (4,off Landrum).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Smith W(5-1)                  6.2   7   2   2   1   6   0  28
Belinda                       1.1   0   0   0   1   1   0   5
Landrum                       1     2   1   1   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9     9   3   3   2   7   0  38


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Harnisch L(2-2)               5     7   5   4   2   3   0  25
Kile                          2     3   0   0   0   0   0   9
Hernandez                     0.1   2   1   1   1   0   0   4
Osuna                         1.2   0   0   0   1   2   0   6
Totals                        9    12   6   5   4   5   0  44

WP: Harnisch (2).
IBB: Hernandez (1,Merced); Osuna (2,Bonilla).

Umpires: HP - Gerry Davis, 1B - Jerry Layne, 2B - Bob Davidson, 3B - John McSherry
Time of Game: 3:02   Attendance: 7846


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Merced              1b        Young               cf
2. Bell                ss        Ramirez             ss
3. Van Slyke           cf        Biggio              c
4. Bonilla             3b        Caminiti            3b
5. Bonds               lf        Bagwell             1b
6. Varsho              rf        Davidson            rf
7. LaValliere          c         Candaele            lf
8. Lind                2b        Rohde               2b
9. Smith               p         Harnisch            p

PIRATES 1ST: Merced reached on an error by Caminiti [Merced to
first]; Bell out on a sacrifice bunt (first unassisted) [Merced
to second]; Van Slyke walked; Harnisch threw a wild pitch
[Merced to third]; Bonilla doubled to left [Merced scored, Van
Slyke scored (unearned)]; Bonds flied to center; Varsho flied to
right; 2 R (1 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Young flied to right; Ramirez was called out on
strikes; Biggio walked; Caminiti forced Biggio (shortstop to
second) [Caminiti to first]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 2,
Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: LaValliere singled; Lind popped to second; Smith
out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second) [LaValliere to
second]; Merced doubled [LaValliere scored]; Bell singled
[Merced scored]; Bell stole second; Van Slyke flied to center; 2
R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Bagwell grounded out (third to first); Davidson
singled to right; Candaele forced Davidson (second to shortstop)
[Candaele to first]; Rohde struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 4, Astros 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Bonilla reached on an error by Caminiti [Bonilla to
first]; Bonds lined into a double play (center to first)
[Bonilla out at first]; Varsho struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.
 Pirates 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Harnisch grounded out (first unassisted); Young
struck out; Ramirez grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 0.

PIRATES 4TH: LaValliere walked; WILKERSON BATTED FOR LIND;
Wilkerson singled [LaValliere to second]; Smith singled
[LaValliere to third, Wilkerson to second]; Merced was called
out on strikes; Bell lined out on a sacrifice fly to center
[LaValliere scored (RBI)]; Van Slyke flied to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: WILKERSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Biggio
grounded out (second to first); Caminiti singled to center;
Bagwell singled [Caminiti to second]; Davidson doubled [Caminiti
scored, Bagwell scored]; Candaele grounded out (first
unassisted) [Davidson to third]; Rohde flied to center; 2 R, 3
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 2.

PIRATES 5TH: Bonilla doubled; Bonds flied to left; Varsho popped
to first; LaValliere was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: FINLEY BATTED FOR HARNISCH; Finley was called out on
strikes; Young flied to center; Ramirez grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 2.

PIRATES 6TH: KILE REPLACED FINLEY (PITCHING); Wilkerson grounded
out (shortstop to first); Smith singled to center; Merced
singled to center [Smith to second]; Bell popped to third [Smith
to third, Merced to second]; Van Slyke grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Biggio doubled; Caminiti grounded out (first
unassisted) [Biggio to third]; Bagwell was called out on
strikes; Davidson struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 5,
Astros 2.

PIRATES 7TH: Bonilla singled to right; Bonds popped to center;
Varsho popped to second; LaValliere flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Candaele singled to shortstop; Rohde popped to
second; YELDING BATTED FOR KILE; Yelding forced Candaele
(pitcher to shortstop) [Yelding to first]; Young singled to
right [Yelding to third]; BELINDA REPLACED SMITH (PITCHING);
GONZALEZ BATTED FOR RAMIREZ; Gonzalez walked [Young to second];
Biggio popped to catcher; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Pirates 5,
Astros 2.

PIRATES 8TH: HERNANDEZ REPLACED GONZALEZ (PITCHING); YELDING
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); Wilkerson singled to shortstop;
Belinda out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second) [Wilkerson
to second]; Merced was walked intentionally; Bell singled to
second [Wilkerson to third, Merced to second]; OSUNA REPLACED
HERNANDEZ (PITCHING); Van Slyke grounded out (third to first)
[Wilkerson scored (RBI), Merced to third, Bell to second];
Bonilla was walked intentionally; Bonds grounded out (second to
first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Caminiti flied to center; Bagwell flied to right;
RHODES BATTED FOR DAVIDSON; Rhodes struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 2.

PIRATES 9TH: RHODES STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); REDUS BATTED
FOR VARSHO; Redus was called out on strikes; LaValliere popped
to first; Wilkerson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
6, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: REDUS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); LANDRUM REPLACED
BELINDA (PITCHING); Candaele tripled; Rohde lined to third;
Yelding doubled to left [Candaele scored]; Young grounded out
(second to first) [Yelding to third]; OBERKFELL BATTED FOR
OSUNA; Oberkfell grounded out (first to pitcher); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          6  12   0   11
 Astros           3   9   2    8


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