Pittsburgh Pirates 6, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 23
Played on Saturday, May 2, 1992 (N) at Astrodome

PIT N    2  1  0    0  0  0    3  0  0  -   6  8  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  4  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Merced 1b                     4   1   2   1       1   0       8   1
Bell ss                       4   1   0   0       1   0       0   3
Van Slyke cf                  2   2   2   1       1   0       4   0
Bonds lf                      4   1   2   4       0   0       5   0
Varsho rf                     4   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Buechele 3b                   4   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
LaValliere c                  4   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Lind 2b                       4   0   1   0       0   0       3   3
Neagle p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Gibson ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Lamp p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Espy ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Mason p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   6   8   6       4   7      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Van Slyke (5,off Bowen); Bonds (3,off Bowen); Merced (2,off Bowen).
HR: Bonds (8,7th inning off Hernandez 2 on 2 out).
SH: Neagle (1,off Bowen).
HBP: Van Slyke (1,by Bowen).
GDP: Bonds (2,off Murphy).
IBB: Merced (2,by Bowen).
Team LOB: 5.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
Finley cf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   0      13   0
Incaviglia rf                 4   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
C. Jones lf                   2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gonzalez ph,lf              2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Candaele 3b                   3   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Servais c                     2   0   0   0       0   0       7   0
  Taubensee ph,c              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cedeno ss                     2   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
  Distefano ph                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Yelding ss                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bowen p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Murphy p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Guerrero ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hernandez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Anthony ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  D. Jones p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   0   4   0       0   2      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Cedeno-Biggio-Bagwell, Bagwell.

BATTING - 
HBP: Distefano (1,by Lamp).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: C. Jones (1,2nd base off Neagle/LaValliere).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Neagle W(1-0)                 6     2   0   0   0   1   0  20
Lamp                          2     0   0   0   0   0   0   7
Mason                         1     2   0   0   0   1   0   5
Totals                        9     4   0   0   0   2   0  32

HBP: Lamp (2,Distefano).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bowen L(0-3)                  4     5   3   3   2   3   0  20
Murphy                        2     0   0   0   1   1   0   6
Hernandez                     2     3   3   3   0   3   1   9
D. Jones                      1     0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Totals                        9     8   6   6   4   7   1  38

WP: Bowen (1).
HBP: Bowen (1,Van Slyke).
IBB: Bowen (1,Merced).

Umpires: HP - Gary Darling, 1B - Harry Wendelstedt, 2B - Randy Marsh, 3B - Charlie Reliford
Time of Game: 2:27   Attendance: 23812


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Merced              1b        Biggio              2b
2. Bell                ss        Finley              cf
3. Van Slyke           cf        Bagwell             1b
4. Bonds               lf        Incaviglia          rf
5. Varsho              rf        C. Jones            lf
6. Buechele            3b        Candaele            3b
7. LaValliere          c         Servais             c
8. Lind                2b        Cedeno              ss
9. Neagle              p         Bowen               p

PIRATES 1ST: Merced grounded out (first unassisted); Bell
walked; Van Slyke doubled to first [Bell scored]; Bowen threw a
wild pitch [Van Slyke to third]; Bonds doubled to right [Van
Slyke scored]; Varsho grounded out (second to first) [Bonds to
third]; Buechele was called out on strikes; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio flied to right; Finley flied to left; Bagwell
flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: LaValliere singled; Lind grounded out (third to
first) [LaValliere to second]; Neagle struck out; Merced doubled
[LaValliere scored]; Bell grounded out (shortstop to first); 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Incaviglia flied to left; C. Jones flied to center;
Candaele flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros
0.

PIRATES 3RD: Van Slyke was hit by a pitch; Bonds grounded out
(third to first) [Van Slyke to second]; Varsho struck out;
Buechele flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 3,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Servais flied to center; Cedeno grounded out (third
to first); Bowen flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
3, Astros 0.

PIRATES 4TH: LaValliere grounded out (second to first); Lind
singled to center; Neagle out on a sacrifice bunt (third to
first) [Lind to second]; Merced was walked intentionally; Bell
forced Merced (third unassisted) [Bell to first]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Biggio lined to first; Finley struck out; Bagwell
flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 0.

PIRATES 5TH: MURPHY REPLACED BOWEN (PITCHING); Van Slyke walked;
Bonds grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Van Slyke out at second]; Varsho grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Incaviglia singled; C. Jones forced Incaviglia
(third to second) [C. Jones to first]; Candaele flied to center;
C. Jones stole second; Servais lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 0.

PIRATES 6TH: Buechele struck out; LaValliere grounded out (first
unassisted); Lind grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Cedeno singled; GUERRERO BATTED FOR MURPHY; Guerrero
flied to center; Biggio forced Cedeno (shortstop to second)
[Biggio to first]; Finley lined to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Pirates 3, Astros 0.

PIRATES 7TH: HERNANDEZ REPLACED GUERRERO (PITCHING); GIBSON
BATTED FOR NEAGLE; Gibson struck out; Merced singled to left;
Bell lined to shortstop; Van Slyke singled to second [Merced to
third]; Bonds homered [Merced scored, Van Slyke scored]; Varsho
struck out; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: LAMP REPLACED GIBSON (PITCHING); Bagwell grounded
out (shortstop to first); Incaviglia grounded out (first to
pitcher); GONZALEZ BATTED FOR C. JONES; Gonzalez grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 0.

PIRATES 8TH: GONZALEZ STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Buechele
lined to second; LaValliere was called out on strikes; Lind
flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Candaele grounded out (second to first); TAUBENSEE
BATTED FOR SERVAIS; Taubensee flied to left; DISTEFANO BATTED
FOR CEDENO; Distefano was hit by a pitch; ANTHONY BATTED FOR
HERNANDEZ; Anthony grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 0.

PIRATES 9TH: D. JONES REPLACED ANTHONY (PITCHING); TAUBENSEE
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); YELDING REPLACED DISTEFANO (PLAYING
SS); ESPY BATTED FOR LAMP; Espy walked; Merced lined into a
double play (first unassisted) [Espy out at first]; Bell popped
to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 9TH: MASON REPLACED ESPY (PITCHING); Biggio grounded out
(shortstop to first); Finley grounded out (second to first);
Bagwell singled to second; Incaviglia singled to center [Bagwell
to second]; Gonzalez struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates
6, Astros 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          6   8   0    5
 Astros           0   4   0    5


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