Pittsburgh Pirates 11, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 96
Played on Saturday, July 27, 1991 (N) at Astrodome

PIT N    1  0  1    4  2  3    0  0  0  -  11 16  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  2  2  -   5 10  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Merced 1b,rf                  5   1   1   0       1   2       6   0
Bell ss                       5   4   4   4       1   0       3   4
Varsho cf                     3   1   0   0       1   1       0   0
  Gonzalez cf                 2   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Bonilla rf                    3   1   1   0       3   0       3   0
  Redus pr,1b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bonds lf                      2   2   2   3       1   0       2   0
  McClendon ph,lf             2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
LaValliere c                  5   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
  Prince c                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Wehner 3b                     4   0   2   2       1   2       1   0
Lind 2b                       4   1   2   1       0   1       2   4
  Wilkerson 2b                1   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Tomlin p                      4   1   2   0       0   1       0   0
  Heaton ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Patterson p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Belinda p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       41  11  16  10       9   9      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 4. Bell-Lind-Merced, Lind-Merced, Lind-Bell-Merced, Wilkerson-Bell-Merced.

BATTING - 
HR: Bell 2 (12,1st inning off Jones 0 on 1 out,6th inning off Corsi 2 on 2
out).
HBP: Bonds (4,by Jones).
GDP: LaValliere (6,off Henry); Prince (2,off Clancy).
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bonds (29,2nd base off Jones/Biggio).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio c                      2   0   1   0       1   0       7   1
  Servais c                   2   0   0   1       0   0       2   0
Finley cf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Henry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ortiz ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ramirez 3b                  0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   1   2   1       1   0       7   1
Caminiti 3b                   3   1   1   1       1   0       1   0
  Clancy p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Simms rf                      4   0   2   1       0   1       1   0
Gonzalez lf                   3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Davidson ph,lf              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cedeno ss                     3   1   1   0       1   2       3   3
Candaele 2b                   3   1   2   0       1   0       2   4
Jones p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Corsi p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Young ph,cf                 2   1   1   0       1   0       1   0
Totals                       32   5  10   5       6   4      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Candaele-Cedeno-Bagwell, Cedeno-Candaele-Bagwell.
PB: Biggio (10).

BATTING - 
2B: Bagwell (17,off Tomlin); Simms (2,off Patterson).
3B: Caminiti (3,off Patterson).
SF: Ramirez (1,off Belinda).
GDP: Bagwell (9,off Tomlin); Finley (5,off Tomlin); Young (3,off Tomlin).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Young (7,2nd base off Tomlin/LaValliere).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Tomlin W(6-3)                 7     7   1   1   3   4   0  27
Patterson                     1     2   2   2   1   0   0   6
Belinda                       1     1   2   2   2   0   0   6
Totals                        9    10   5   5   6   4   0  39


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Jones L(6-7)                  3.1   8   6   6   4   5   1  23
Corsi                         2.2   7   5   5   1   2   1  16
Henry                         2     1   0   0   3   2   0   9
Clancy                        1     0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Totals                        9    16  11  11   9   9   2  51

HBP: Jones (3,Bonds).

Umpires: HP - Joe West, 1B - Mike Winters, 2B - Tom Hallion, 3B - Eric Gregg
Time of Game: 3:13   Attendance: 24447


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Merced              1b        Biggio              c
2. Bell                ss        Finley              cf
3. Varsho              cf        Bagwell             1b
4. Bonilla             rf        Caminiti            3b
5. Bonds               lf        Simms               rf
6. LaValliere          c         Gonzalez            lf
7. Wehner              3b        Cedeno              ss
8. Lind                2b        Candaele            2b
9. Tomlin              p         Jones               p

PIRATES 1ST: Merced grounded out (shortstop to first); Bell
homered; Varsho struck out; Bonilla singled to left; Bonds
walked [Bonilla to second]; LaValliere singled to center
[Bonilla to third, Bonds to second]; Wehner struck out; 1 R, 3
H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio walked; Finley popped to third; Bagwell
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Biggio out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros
0.

PIRATES 2ND: Lind struck out; Tomlin singled to center; Merced
was called out on strikes; Bell walked [Tomlin to second];
Varsho walked [Tomlin to third, Bell to second]; Bonilla
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Pirates
1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Caminiti lined to left; Simms struck out; Gonzalez
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1,
Astros 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Bonds was hit by a pitch; Bonds stole second;
LaValliere grounded out (second to first) [Bonds to third];
Wehner singled to shortstop [Bonds scored]; Lind flied to right;
Tomlin was called out on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates
2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Cedeno struck out; Candaele singled to shortstop;
Jones flied into a double play (second to first) [Candaele out
at first]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

PIRATES 4TH: Merced singled to center; Bell singled to left
[Merced to second]; On a bunt Varsho forced Merced (catcher to
third) [Bell to second, Varsho to first]; Bonilla walked [Bell
to third, Varsho to second]; Bonds singled [Bell scored, Varsho
scored, Bonilla to second]; CORSI REPLACED JONES (PITCHING);
LaValliere flied to center [Bonilla to third]; Wehner singled
[Bonilla scored, Bonds to second]; Lind singled to right [Bonds
scored, Wehner to third]; Tomlin grounded out (pitcher
unassisted); 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Biggio singled to shortstop; Finley grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Biggio out at
second]; Bagwell doubled; Caminiti walked; Simms flied to right;
0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 0.

PIRATES 5TH: Merced walked; Bell singled to right [Merced to
third]; Biggio allowed a passed ball [Merced scored, Bell to
second]; Varsho grounded out (second to first) [Bell to third];
Bonilla popped to second; Bonds singled to right [Bell scored];
LaValliere grounded out (first to pitcher); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 8, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: GONZALEZ REPLACED VARSHO (PLAYING CF); Gonzalez
grounded out (first unassisted); Cedeno struck out; Candaele
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
8, Astros 0.

PIRATES 6TH: Wehner was called out on strikes; Lind singled;
Tomlin singled [Lind to second]; Merced grounded out (first
unassisted) [Lind to third, Tomlin to second]; Bell homered
[Lind scored, Tomlin scored]; Gonzalez struck out; 3 R, 3 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 11, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: YOUNG BATTED FOR CORSI; Young singled to center;
Young stole second; Biggio flied to left; Finley lined to
center; Bagwell singled to shortstop [Young scored]; Caminiti
lined to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 11, Astros 1.

PIRATES 7TH: HENRY REPLACED FINLEY (PITCHING); SERVAIS REPLACED
BIGGIO (PLAYING C ); YOUNG STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Bonilla
walked; MCCLENDON BATTED FOR BONDS; McClendon popped to
shortstop; LaValliere grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Bonilla out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 11, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: MCCLENDON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); PRINCE
REPLACED LAVALLIERE (PLAYING C ); WILKERSON REPLACED LIND
(PLAYING 2B); Simms singled to center; Gonzalez flied to center;
Cedeno singled to center [Simms to second]; Candaele walked
[Simms to third, Cedeno to second]; Young grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Candaele out at second]; 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 11, Astros 1.

PIRATES 8TH: Wehner walked; Wilkerson singled to center [Wehner
to second]; HEATON BATTED FOR TOMLIN; Heaton walked [Wehner to
third, Wilkerson to second]; Merced struck out; Bell lined to
shortstop; Gonzalez struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Pirates
11, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: PATTERSON REPLACED HEATON (PITCHING); Servais popped
to shortstop; ORTIZ BATTED FOR HENRY; Ortiz flied to right;
Bagwell walked; Caminiti tripled [Bagwell scored]; Simms doubled
[Caminiti scored]; DAVIDSON BATTED FOR GONZALEZ; Davidson flied
to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 11, Astros 3.

PIRATES 9TH: CLANCY REPLACED CAMINITI (PITCHING); RAMIREZ
REPLACED ORTIZ (PLAYING 3B); DAVIDSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING
LF); Bonilla walked; REDUS RAN FOR BONILLA; McClendon flied to
center; Prince grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Redus out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
11, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: BELINDA REPLACED PATTERSON (PITCHING); MERCED
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); REDUS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING
1B); Cedeno walked; Candaele singled to right [Cedeno to third];
Young walked [Candaele to second]; Servais forced Young
(shortstop to second) [Cedeno scored (RBI), Candaele to third,
Servais to first]; Ramirez out on a sacrifice fly to center
[Candaele scored (RBI)]; Bagwell flied to left; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 11, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates         11  16   0   13
 Astros           5  10   0    7


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