Houston Astros 6, Pittsburgh Pirates 5
Regular Season Game 91
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Friday, August 4, 1995 (N) at Three Rivers Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  4    0  0  1  -   6 14  2
PIT N    0  5  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   5  6  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hunter cf                     5   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Magadan 3b                    4   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Jones p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Biggio 2b                     4   2   2   0       0   0       1   4
Bell rf                       4   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
May lf                        3   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
  Cangelosi ph,lf             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Veres p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Shipley 3b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Eusebio c                     4   1   2   2       0   0       5   0
Simms 1b                      3   0   1   2       1   0      10   1
Miller ss                     4   1   2   0       0   2       1   3
Drabek p                      3   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
  Tabaka p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Thompson lf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Mouton ph,lf                1   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Totals                       36   6  14   6       2   3      27   9

FIELDING - 
E: Biggio (6), Drabek (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Eusebio 2 (19,off Wagner,off McCurry); Miller (20,off Christiansen).
GDP: Eusebio (9,off Wagner); Magadan (6,off Christiansen).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Simms (1,2nd base by McCurry/Encarnacion); Miller (2,2nd base by McCurry/Encarnacion).

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Martin lf                     4   1   1   1       0   1       1   0
Bell ss                       4   0   2   2       0   1       3   3
Merced rf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
King 3b                       4   1   1   0       0   0       0   3
Johnson 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       8   0
Liriano 2b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Cummings cf                   4   1   1   1       0   0       4   0
Encarnacion c                 2   1   0   0       1   1       3   3
Wagner p                      2   1   1   1       0   0       1   1
  McCurry p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pegues ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Christiansen p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   5   6   5       1   5      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Liriano-Bell-Johnson, Encarnacion-Bell, Liriano-Bell-Johnson.

BATTING - 
2B: Cummings (3,off Drabek); Bell (13,off Drabek).
Team LOB: 2.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Drabek                        7.1   6   5   5   1   5   0  29
Tabaka                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Veres W(4-1)                  0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Jones SV(11)                  1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     6   5   5   1   5   0  34


Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wagner                        5     8   4   4   1   2   0  23
McCurry                       2     3   1   1   1   1   0   7
Christiansen L(1-1)           2     3   1   1   0   0   0   8
Totals                        9    14   6   6   2   3   0  38

Wagner faced 3 batters in the 6th inning

Umpires: HP - Mike Winters, 1B - Eric Gregg, 2B - Gerry Davis, 3B - Wally Bell
Time of Game: 2:53   


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Hunter              cf        Martin              lf
2. Magadan             3b        Bell                ss
3. Biggio              2b        Merced              rf
4. Bell                rf        King                3b
5. May                 lf        Johnson             1b
6. Eusebio             c         Liriano             2b
7. Simms               1b        Cummings            cf
8. Miller              ss        Encarnacion         c
9. Drabek              p         Wagner              p

ASTROS 1ST: Hunter flied to right; Magadan grounded out (pitcher
to first); Biggio grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Martin struck out; Bell flied to center; Merced
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Bell singled to right; May flied to center; Eusebio
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Bell
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 2ND: King singled to center; Johnson grounded out
(second to first) [King to second]; Liriano grounded out (second
to first) [King to third]; Cummings doubled to center [King
scored]; Encarnacion walked; Wagner singled to center [Cummings
scored, Encarnacion to second]; Martin singled to left
[Encarnacion scored, Wagner to second]; Wagner was picked off
second but was safe on an error by Drabek [Wagner to third];
Bell doubled to right [Wagner scored, Martin scored, Bell to
third (error by Biggio)]; Merced grounded out (second to first);
5 R, 5 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 5.

ASTROS 3RD: Simms flied to right; Miller struck out; Drabek
singled to center; Hunter flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 0, Pirates 5.

PIRATES 3RD: King grounded out (shortstop to first); Johnson
grounded out (first unassisted); Liriano was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Magadan grounded out (second to pitcher); Biggio
singled to pitcher; Bell lined to center; May singled to center
[Biggio to second]; Eusebio doubled to center [Biggio scored,
May to third]; Simms walked; Miller struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 5.

PIRATES 4TH: Cummings lined to second; Encarnacion flied to
right; Wagner grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Drabek flied to left; Hunter grounded out (shortstop
to first); Magadan flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Pirates 5.

PIRATES 5TH: Martin grounded out (first to pitcher); Bell struck
out; Merced flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Pirates 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Biggio singled to center; Bell singled to center
[Biggio to second]; May singled to center [Biggio scored, Bell
to third]; MCCURRY REPLACED WAGNER (PITCHING); Eusebio doubled
to left [Bell scored, May to third]; Simms singled to center
[May scored, Eusebio scored]; Simms was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); Miller singled to center; Drabek struck out
while Miller was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop);
4 R, 6 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 5.

PIRATES 6TH: King flied to left; Johnson struck out; Liriano
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5,
Pirates 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Hunter grounded out (third to first); Magadan
walked; Magadan was picked off first (catcher to first); Biggio
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5,
Pirates 5.

PIRATES 7TH: Cummings flied to left; Encarnacion struck out;
PEGUES BATTED FOR MCCURRY; Pegues grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 5.

ASTROS 8TH: CHRISTIANSEN REPLACED PEGUES (PITCHING); Bell flied
to right; CANGELOSI BATTED FOR MAY; Cangelosi flied to right;
Eusebio flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates
5.

PIRATES 8TH: CANGELOSI STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Martin
popped to shortstop; Bell singled to left; TABAKA REPLACED
DRABEK (PITCHING); Merced grounded out (pitcher to first) [Bell
to second]; VERES REPLACED CANGELOSI (PITCHING); THOMPSON
REPLACED TABAKA (PLAYING LF); King flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 5.

ASTROS 9TH: Simms flied to right; Miller doubled to left; MOUTON
BATTED FOR THOMPSON; Mouton singled to center [Miller scored];
Hunter singled to left [Mouton to third]; Magadan grounded into
a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Hunter out at
second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Pirates 5.

PIRATES 9TH: MOUTON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); SHIPLEY
REPLACED VERES (PLAYING 3B); JONES REPLACED MAGADAN (PITCHING);
Johnson flied to center; Liriano flied to left; Cummings lined
to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Pirates 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6  14   2    5
 Pirates          5   6   0    2


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