Pittsburgh Pirates 8, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 95
Played on Friday, July 26, 1991 (N) at Astrodome

PIT N    0  3  2    0  1  0    0  0  2  -   8 11  0
HOU N    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  5  1
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Merced 1b                     4   1   2   1       1   1       8   0
Bell ss                       4   2   3   1       0   1       2   1
Van Slyke cf                  2   1   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Gonzalez cf                 3   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Bonilla 3b,rf                 5   1   2   4       0   2       1   1
Bonds lf                      4   1   2   0       1   2       4   0
Varsho rf                     3   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
  Wehner 3b                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
LaValliere c                  3   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Lind 2b                       4   1   1   0       0   1       3   5
Walk p                        1   1   1   1       0   0       0   1
  Heaton p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Kipper p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Landrum p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   8  11   7       4  11      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Bonilla-Lind-Merced, Lind-Merced.

BATTING - 
2B: Walk (1,off Kile); Bonilla (25,off Clancy).
3B: Bonds (4,off Kile).
HR: Bonilla (13,3rd inning off Kile 1 on 1 out); Bell (10,5th inning off Henry
0 on 0 out).
SH: Bell (21,off Kile).
IBB: Bonds (10,by Clancy).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Van Slyke (7,2nd base off Kile/Biggio).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Finley cf                     4   0   3   1       0   0       0   0
Biggio c                      4   0   0   0       0   0      11   0
Bagwell 1b                    3   0   1   0       1   1       7   2
Gonzalez lf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Caminiti 3b                   4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Anthony rf                    3   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
Ramirez ss                    3   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
Candaele 2b                   2   1   0   0       1   1       2   4
Kile p                        0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Davidson ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Henry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Simms ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Capel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Yelding ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Clancy p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       30   1   5   1       2   3      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: Ramirez (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Bagwell (16,off Walk); Finley 2 (17,off Heaton,off Kipper).
GDP: Caminiti (10,off Heaton).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Walk                          1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Heaton W(2-1)                 4.2   3   1   1   2   2   0  17
Kipper                        2     1   0   0   0   0   0   7
Landrum                       1.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     5   1   1   2   3   0  32


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Kile L(3-6)                   3     5   5   2   2   3   1  16
Henry                         2     1   1   1   0   6   1   7
Capel                         3     2   0   0   1   2   0  12
Clancy                        1     3   2   2   1   0   0   7
Totals                        9    11   8   5   4  11   2  42

IBB: Clancy (3,Bonds).

Umpires: HP - Eric Gregg, 1B - Joe West, 2B - Mike Winters, 3B - Tom Hallion
Time of Game: 2:44   Attendance: 26185


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Merced              1b        Finley              cf
2. Bell                ss        Biggio              c
3. Van Slyke           cf        Bagwell             1b
4. Bonilla             3b        Gonzalez            lf
5. Bonds               lf        Caminiti            3b
6. Varsho              rf        Anthony             rf
7. LaValliere          c         Ramirez             ss
8. Lind                2b        Candaele            2b
9. Walk                p         Kile                p

PIRATES 1ST: Merced walked; Bell out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Merced to second]; Van Slyke grounded out
(first unassisted) [Merced to third]; Bonilla was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Finley grounded out (second to first); Biggio
grounded out (pitcher to first); Bagwell doubled to left;
Gonzalez lined to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros
0.

PIRATES 2ND: Bonds tripled; Varsho struck out; LaValliere popped
to right; Lind reached on an error by Ramirez [Bonds scored
(unearned) (no RBI), Lind to first]; Walk doubled to left [Lind
scored (unearned)]; Merced singled to right [Walk scored
(unearned), Merced out at second (right to first to shortstop)];
3 R (0 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: HEATON REPLACED WALK (PITCHING); Caminiti flied to
right; Bob Walk left with strained right hamstring;
Anthony flied to center; Ramirez grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Bell singled to center; Van Slyke forced Bell
(pitcher to shortstop) [Van Slyke to first]; Van Slyke stole
second; Bonilla homered [Van Slyke scored]; Bonds struck out;
Varsho walked; LaValliere flied to left; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 5, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: GONZALEZ REPLACED VAN SLYKE (PLAYING CF); Candaele
walked; Andy Van Slyke left with muscle strain in left
back; DAVIDSON BATTED FOR KILE; Davidson popped to second;
Finley doubled [Candaele scored]; Biggio flied to center;
Bagwell flied to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 5,
Astros 1.

PIRATES 4TH: HENRY REPLACED DAVIDSON (PITCHING); Lind struck
out; Heaton was called out on strikes; Merced struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Gonzalez singled to right; Caminiti grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Gonzalez out at second];
Anthony popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 5,
Astros 1.

PIRATES 5TH: Bell homered; Gonzalez struck out; Bonilla struck
out; Bonds struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros
1.

ASTROS 5TH: Ramirez flied to right; Candaele struck out; SIMMS
BATTED FOR HENRY; Simms struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 6, Astros 1.

PIRATES 6TH: CAPEL REPLACED SIMMS (PITCHING); Varsho grounded
out (first to pitcher); LaValliere grounded out (second to
first); Lind singled to center; Heaton grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Finley singled; Biggio flied into a double play
(second to first) [Finley out at first]; Bagwell walked; KIPPER
REPLACED HEATON (PITCHING); Gonzalez flied to center; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 1.

PIRATES 7TH: Merced grounded out (first unassisted); Bell struck
out; Gonzalez was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Caminiti popped to first; Anthony flied to left;
Ramirez lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 6,
Astros 1.

PIRATES 8TH: Bonilla flied to right; Bonds singled; Varsho
forced Bonds (second to shortstop) [Varsho to first]; LaValliere
walked [Varsho to second]; Lind grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: BONILLA CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); WEHNER
REPLACED VARSHO (PLAYING 3B); Candaele flied to left; YELDING
BATTED FOR CAPEL; Yelding flied to left; Finley doubled to
right; LANDRUM REPLACED KIPPER (PITCHING); Biggio lined to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 1.

PIRATES 9TH: CLANCY REPLACED YELDING (PITCHING); Landrum
grounded out (second to first); Merced singled; Bell singled to
second [Merced to second]; Gonzalez grounded out (pitcher to
first) [Merced to third, Bell to second]; Bonilla doubled
[Merced scored, Bell scored]; Bonds was walked intentionally;
Wehner forced Bonds (shortstop to second) [Wehner to first]; 2
R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 8, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: Bagwell struck out; Gonzalez grounded out (shortstop
to first); Caminiti grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 8, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          8  11   0    7
 Astros           1   5   1    4


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