Pittsburgh Pirates 6, Houston Astros 3 (11 innings)
Regular Season Game 140
Played on Wednesday, September 27, 1995 (D) at Astrodome

PIT N    0  0  0    0  0  0    3  0  0    0  3  -   6 15  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  2  0    1  0  0    0  0  -   3  7  1
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Martin lf                     5   1   1   0       1   1       2   0
Bell ss                       6   1   2   0       0   1       5   1
Merced rf                     3   2   2   0       3   0       3   0
King 1b                       5   1   2   2       1   0       8   1
Cummings cf                   4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
  Lieber p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Christiansen p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Liriano ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Miceli p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Aude ph                     1   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
  McCurry p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
C. Garcia 2b                  5   0   2   1       0   0       3   3
Young 3b                      5   0   2   0       0   0       1   2
Encarnacion c                 2   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
  Clark ph                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Slaught ph,c                3   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Ericks p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Plesac p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brumfield ph,cf             2   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       43   6  15   5       6   6      33   8

BATTING - 
2B: Martin (24,off Drabek); Bell (28,off Brocail).
SH: Ericks (6,off Drabek).
HBP: C. Garcia (2,by Drabek).
GDP: Young (5,off Drabek).
IBB: Merced 2 (9,by Brocail,by Jones).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: King (7,2nd base off Drabek/Wilkins); Martin (20,2nd base off Jones/Wilkins).
CS: Brumfield (12,2nd base by Jones/Wilkins).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cangelosi lf                  3   2   1   0       2   1       4   0
Biggio 2b                     4   0   2   1       0   0       4   4
Bagwell 1b                    5   0   3   2       0   0       8   4
May rf                        3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Simms ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Brocail p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Eusebio ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Jones p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Henneman p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Magadan 3b                    2   0   0   0       1   1       0   3
  Shipley ph,3b               2   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
Hunter cf                     5   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
Wilkins c                     4   0   1   0       1   0       7   2
Gutierrez ss                  4   1   0   0       1   1       2   3
Drabek p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Tabaka p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dougherty p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hartgraves p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Veres p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Thompson ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mouton rf                   2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       38   3   7   3       5   8      33  19

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Gutierrez-Biggio-Bagwell.
E: Magadan (16).

BATTING - 
2B: Bagwell (27,off Ericks).
SH: Biggio (11,off Ericks); Drabek (8,off Ericks).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cangelosi 2 (20,2nd base off Ericks/Encarnacion,2nd base off Lieber/Slaught);
Biggio (31,2nd base off Miceli/Slaught).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ericks                        4.1   3   2   2   5   1   0  21
Plesac                        1.2   0   0   0   0   2   0   5
Lieber                        0.2   2   1   1   0   0   0   4
Christiansen                  1.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   4
Miceli W(4-4)                 2     1   0   0   0   4   0   7
McCurry SV(1)                 1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                       11     7   3   3   5   8   0  45


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Drabek                        5.2   9   0   0   0   4   0  25
Tabaka                        0.2   1   1   1   0   0   0   3
Dougherty                     0     1   1   1   0   0   0   1
Hartgraves                    0     0   1   1   1   0   0   1
Veres                         0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Brocail                       3     1   0   0   1   2   0  11
Jones L(6-4)                  0.2   0   3   3   4   0   0   5
Henneman                      0.1   2   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                       11    15   6   6   6   6   0  51

WP: Veres (4).
HBP: Drabek (8,C. Garcia).
IBB: Brocail (1,Merced); Jones (17,Merced).

Umpires: HP - Ed Montague, 1B - Greg Bonin, 2B - Charlie Williams, 3B - John McSherry
Time of Game: 3:35   Attendance: 15005


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Martin              lf        Cangelosi           lf
2. Bell                ss        Biggio              2b
3. Merced              rf        Bagwell             1b
4. King                1b        May                 rf
5. Cummings            cf        Magadan             3b
6. C. Garcia           2b        Hunter              cf
7. Young               3b        Wilkins             c
8. Encarnacion         c         Gutierrez           ss
9. Ericks              p         Drabek              p

PIRATES 1ST: Martin grounded out (second to first); Bell flied
to right; Merced singled to right; King singled to center
[Merced to third]; King stole second; Cummings struck out; 0 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Cangelosi walked; Cangelosi stole second; Biggio out
on a sacrifice bunt (first unassisted) [Cangelosi to third];
Bagwell popped to second; May grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: C. Garcia lined to second; Young singled to
pitcher; Encarnacion singled to left [Young to second]; Ericks
out on a sacrifice bunt (third to second) [Young to third,
Encarnacion to second]; Martin grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Magadan walked; Hunter was called out on strikes;
Wilkins walked [Magadan to second]; Gutierrez flied to center
[Magadan to third]; Drabek lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Bell flied to right; Merced singled to left; King
grounded out (third to first) [Merced to second]; Cummings
singled to first [Merced out at home (first to third to
catcher)]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Cangelosi lined to shortstop; On a bunt Biggio
grounded out (third to first); Bagwell singled to left; May
lined to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 4TH: C. Garcia was hit by a pitch; Young grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [C. Garcia out at
second]; Encarnacion struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Magadan lined to right; Hunter flied to center;
Wilkins flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros
0.

PIRATES 5TH: Ericks struck out; Martin doubled to center; Bell
struck out; Merced flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Gutierrez walked; Drabek out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Gutierrez to second]; Cangelosi walked;
Biggio singled to left [Gutierrez scored, Cangelosi to third];
Bagwell doubled to left [Cangelosi scored, Biggio to third];
PLESAC REPLACED ERICKS (PITCHING); May reached on a fielder's
choice [Biggio out at home (first to catcher), Bagwell to
third]; Magadan struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0,
Astros 2.

PIRATES 6TH: King lined to left; Cummings grounded out (first to
pitcher); C. Garcia singled to left; Young singled to center [C.
Garcia to second]; CLARK BATTED FOR ENCARNACION; TABAKA REPLACED
DRABEK (PITCHING); SLAUGHT BATTED FOR CLARK; Slaught flied to
left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: SLAUGHT STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Hunter struck
out; Wilkins grounded out (first unassisted); Gutierrez grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros
2.

PIRATES 7TH: BRUMFIELD BATTED FOR PLESAC; Brumfield singled to
left; Martin lined to right; DOUGHERTY REPLACED TABAKA
(PITCHING); Bell singled to right [Brumfield to second];
HARTGRAVES REPLACED DOUGHERTY (PITCHING); Merced walked
[Brumfield to third, Bell to second]; VERES REPLACED HARTGRAVES
(PITCHING); King singled to center [Brumfield scored, Bell
scored, Merced to second]; Cummings forced King (first to
shortstop) [Merced to third]; Veres threw a wild pitch [Merced
scored, Cummings to third (error by Magadan; assists by Wilkins,
Bagwell and Biggio)]; C. Garcia grounded out (second to first);
3 R, 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: LIEBER REPLACED CUMMINGS (PITCHING); BRUMFIELD
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); THOMPSON BATTED FOR VERES; Thompson
grounded out (first unassisted); Cangelosi singled to left;
Biggio flied to right; Cangelosi stole second; Bagwell singled
to left [Cangelosi scored, Bagwell to second]; CHRISTIANSEN
REPLACED LIEBER (PITCHING); SIMMS BATTED FOR MAY; Simms struck
out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 3.

PIRATES 8TH: BROCAIL REPLACED SIMMS (PITCHING); MOUTON REPLACED
THOMPSON (PLAYING RF); Young flied to left; Slaught lined to
first; Brumfield flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: SHIPLEY BATTED FOR MAGADAN; Shipley popped to third;
Hunter flied to right; Wilkins grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 3.

PIRATES 9TH: SHIPLEY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); Martin was
called out on strikes; Bell doubled to center; Merced was walked
intentionally; King forced Merced (shortstop to second) [Bell to
third]; LIRIANO BATTED FOR CHRISTIANSEN; Liriano struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: MICELI REPLACED LIRIANO (PITCHING); Gutierrez struck
out; Mouton popped to shortstop; Cangelosi was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 3.

PIRATES 10TH: C. Garcia flied to right; Young lined to third;
Slaught grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 10TH: Biggio singled to center; Bagwell popped to
shortstop; EUSEBIO BATTED FOR BROCAIL; Biggio stole second;
Eusebio struck out; Shipley struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 3, Astros 3.

PIRATES 11TH: JONES REPLACED EUSEBIO (PITCHING); Brumfield
walked; Brumfield was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); Martin walked; Martin stole second; Bell grounded
out (third to first); Merced was walked intentionally; King
walked [Martin to third, Merced to second]; AUDE BATTED FOR
MICELI; HENNEMAN REPLACED JONES (PITCHING); Aude singled to
center [Martin scored, Merced scored, King to second]; C. Garcia
singled to center [King scored, Aude out at third (center to
third)]; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 3.

ASTROS 11TH: MCCURRY REPLACED AUDE (PITCHING); Hunter flied to
left; Wilkins singled to center; Gutierrez forced Wilkins (third
to second); Mouton grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 6, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          6  15   0   12
 Astros           3   7   1    9


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