Game Information
Score of Game
Pittsburgh Pirates 9 Chicago Cubs 2
Game Date
Start Time
Day
Innings
9
DH Used
Yes
Ballpark
Attendance
10,411
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
None
Umpires
PIT Record
72-61 -- NL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 3 / 7 / 11
PIT Streak
Win 1
CHN Record
85-54 -- NL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 1 / 1 / 2
CHN Streak
Loss 2
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1PIT1Matty AlouCFLCHNKen HoltzmanLStrikeout0---0-2---Strikeout10-0---
    1PIT2Gene Alley2BRCHNKen HoltzmanLGroundout1---1-2---Grounded out to Pitcher [Ken Holtzman]20-0---
    1PIT3Willie StargellLFLCHNKen HoltzmanLStrikeout2---1-2---Strikeout30-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1CHN1Don KessingerSSLPITSteve BlassRFlyout0---1-2---Flied out to Center Field [Matty Alou]40-0---
    1CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRPITSteve BlassRPopout1---0-0---Popped out to Second Base [Gene Alley]50-0---
    1CHN3Billy WilliamsLFLPITSteve BlassRDouble2---0-0---Doubled on popout to Center Field60-0---
    1CHN4Ernie Banks1BRPITSteve BlassRPopout2-2-0-2---Popped out to Second Base [Gene Alley]70-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2PIT4Roberto ClementeRFRCHNKen HoltzmanLSingle0---2-2---Singled on popout to Right Field80-0---
    2PIT5Manny SanguillenCRCHNKen HoltzmanLGroundout01--0-2---Grounded out to First Base [Ernie Banks] ... Roberto Clemente advanced to second90-0---
    2PIT6Al Oliver1BLCHNKen HoltzmanLFlyout1-2-0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Billy Williams]100-0---
    2PIT7Jose Pagan3BRCHNKen HoltzmanLDouble2-2-2-1---Doubled on fly ball to Center Field ... Roberto Clemente Scored110-0---
    2PIT8Freddie PatekSSRCHNKen HoltzmanLIntentional Walk2-2-3-0---Walked Intentionally121-0---
    2PIT9Steve BlassPRCHNKen HoltzmanLHome Run212-0-0---Home Run on fly ball to ... Freddie Patek Scored ... Jose Pagan Scored131-0---
    2PIT1Matty AlouCFLCHNKen HoltzmanLGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Don Kessinger]144-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2CHN5Jim HickmanRFRPITSteve BlassRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout150-4---
    2CHN6Randy HundleyCRPITSteve BlassRGroundout1---2-1---Grounded out to Second Base [Gene Alley]160-4---
    2CHN7Paul Popovich3BLPITSteve BlassRGroundout2---2-1---Grounded out to Second Base [Gene Alley]170-4---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3PIT2Gene Alley2BRCHNKen HoltzmanLFlyout0---1-0---Flied out to Center Field [Oscar Gamble]184-0---
    3PIT3Willie StargellLFLCHNKen HoltzmanLFlyout1---1-0---Flied out to Center Field [Oscar Gamble]194-0---
    3PIT4Roberto ClementeRFRCHNKen HoltzmanLWalk2---3-1---Walked204-0---
    3PIT5Manny SanguillenCRCHNKen HoltzmanLGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Paul Popovich] ... Roberto Clemente forced out at second base214-0---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3CHN8Oscar GambleCFLPITSteve BlassRStrikeout0---1-2---Strikeout220-4---
    3CHN9Ken HoltzmanPRPITSteve BlassRStrikeout1---0-2---Strikeout230-4---
    3CHN1Don KessingerSSLPITSteve BlassRWalk2---3-1---Walked240-4---
    3CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRPITSteve BlassRGroundout21--0-1---Grounded out to Third Base [Jose Pagan] ... Don Kessinger forced out at second base250-4---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4PIT6Al Oliver1BLCHNKen HoltzmanLLineout0---0-0---Lined out to Right Field [Jim Hickman]264-0---
    4PIT7Jose Pagan3BRCHNKen HoltzmanLSingle1---1-0---Singled on line drive to Right Field274-0---
    4PIT8Freddie PatekSSRCHNKen HoltzmanLSingle11--0-2---Singled on line drive to Left Field ... Jose Pagan advanced to second284-0---
    4PIT9Steve BlassPRCHNKen HoltzmanLSingle112-0-1---Bunt Single to Third Base ... Freddie Patek advanced to second ... Jose Pagan advanced to third294-0---
    4PIT1Matty AlouCFLCHNKen HoltzmanLFlyout11232-1---Flied out to Left Field [Billy Williams]304-0---
    4PIT2Gene Alley2BRCHNKen HoltzmanLGroundout21231-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Glenn Beckert]314-0---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4CHN3Billy WilliamsLFLPITSteve BlassRDouble0---2-1---Doubled on ground ball to Left Field320-4---
    4CHN4Ernie Banks1BRPITSteve BlassRStrikeout0-2-0-2---Strikeout330-4---
    4CHN5Jim HickmanRFRPITSteve BlassRFlyout1-2-3-2---Flied out to Catcher [Manny Sanguillen]340-4---
    4CHN6Randy HundleyCRPITSteve BlassRFlyout2-2-1-2---Flied out to First Base [Al Oliver]350-4---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5PIT3Willie StargellLFLCHNKen HoltzmanLFlyout0---3-0---Flied out to Right Field [Jim Hickman]364-0---
    5PIT4Roberto ClementeRFRCHNKen HoltzmanLWalk1---3-1---Walked374-0---
    5PIT5Manny SanguillenCRCHNKen HoltzmanLHome Run11--0-0---Home Run on fly ball to ... Roberto Clemente Scored384-0---
    5PIT6Al Oliver1BLCHNKen HoltzmanLFlyout1---1-1---Flied out to Right Field [Jim Hickman]396-0---
    5PIT7Jose Pagan3BRCHNKen HoltzmanLFlyout2---1-1---Flied out to Right Field [Jim Hickman]406-0---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5CHN7Paul Popovich3BLPITSteve BlassRFlyout0---2-1---Flied out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]410-6---
    5CHN8Oscar GambleCFLPITSteve BlassRGroundout1---1-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Gene Alley]420-6---
    5CHN9Al SpanglerPHLPITSteve BlassRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Roberto Clemente]430-6---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6PIT8Freddie PatekSSRCHNTed AbernathyRWalk0---3-2---Walked446-0---
    6PIT9Steve BlassPRCHNTed AbernathyRSingle01--2-1---Singled on fly ball to Right Field ... Freddie Patek advanced to second456-0---
    6PIT1Matty AlouCFLCHNTed AbernathyRGroundout012-0-0---Sacrifice Hit to Pitcher [Ted Abernathy] ... Steve Blass advanced to second ... Freddie Patek advanced to third466-0---
    6PIT2Gene Alley2BRCHNTed AbernathyRFlyout1-231-2---Flied out to Right Field [Jim Hickman]476-0---
    6PIT3Willie StargellLFLCHNTed AbernathyRIntentional Walk2-233-0---Walked Intentionally486-0---
    6PIT4Roberto ClementeRFRCHNTed AbernathyRGroundout21230-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Ted Abernathy]496-0---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6CHN1Don KessingerSSLPITSteve BlassRPopout0---0-0---Popped out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]500-6---
    6CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRPITSteve BlassRFlyout1---3-1---Flied out to Center Field [Matty Alou]510-6---
    6CHN3Billy WilliamsLFLPITSteve BlassRHome Run2---1-0---Home Run on fly ball to Right Field520-6---
    6CHN4Ernie Banks1BRPITSteve BlassRPopout2---0-0---Popped out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]531-6---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7PIT5Manny SanguillenCRCHNTed AbernathyRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Ted Abernathy]546-1---
    7PIT6Al Oliver1BLCHNTed AbernathyRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Ernie Banks]556-1---
    7PIT7Jose Pagan3BRCHNTed AbernathyRSingle2---0-0---Infield Single to Third Base566-1---
    7PIT8Freddie PatekSSRCHNTed AbernathyRGroundout21--2-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Glenn Beckert] ... Jose Pagan forced out at second base576-1---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7CHN5Jim HickmanRFRPITSteve BlassRStrikeout0---2-2---Strikeout581-6---
    7CHN6Randy HundleyCRPITSteve BlassRStrikeout1---1-2---Strikeout591-6---
    7CHN7Paul Popovich3BLPITSteve BlassRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Willie Stargell]601-6---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8PIT9Steve BlassPRCHNTed AbernathyRSingle0---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Right Field616-1---
    8PIT1Matty AlouCFLCHNTed AbernathyRFlyout01--2-1---Flied out to Center Field [Oscar Gamble]626-1---
    8PIT2Gene Alley2BRCHNTed AbernathyRWalk11--3-1---Walked ... Steve Blass advanced to second636-1---
    8PIT3Willie StargellLFLCHNTed AbernathyRWild Pitch112-1-1---Wild Pitch by Ted Abernathy ... Gene Alley advanced to second ... Steve Blass advanced to third646-1Non-Batter Event
    8PIT3Willie StargellLFLCHNTed AbernathyRIntentional Walk1-233-1---Walked Intentionally656-1---
    8PIT4Roberto ClementeRFRCHNTed AbernathyRGroundout11230-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Glenn Beckert] ... Willie Stargell forced out at second base ... Steve Blass Scored ... Gene Alley advanced to third666-1---
    8PIT5Manny SanguillenCRCHNTed AbernathyRReached on Error21-30-0---Reached on Error by Pitcher [Ted Abernathy] ... Gene Alley Scored ... Roberto Clemente advanced to second677-1---
    8PIT6Al Oliver1BLCHNHank AguirreLSingle212-1-2---Singled on ground ball to Right Field ... Roberto Clemente Scored ... Manny Sanguillen advanced to third688-1---
    8PIT7Jose Pagan3BRCHNHank AguirreLGroundout21-31-1---Grounded out to Third Base [Paul Popovich] ... Al Oliver forced out at second base699-1---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8CHN8Oscar GambleCFLPITSteve BlassRPopout0---0-0---Popped out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]701-9---
    8CHN9Willie SmithPHLPITSteve BlassRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout711-9---
    8CHN1Don KessingerSSLPITSteve BlassRWalk2---3-0---Walked721-9---
    8CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRPITSteve BlassRFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Matty Alou]731-9---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9PIT8Freddie PatekSSRCHNDon NottebartRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Paul Popovich]749-1---
    9PIT9Steve BlassPRCHNDon NottebartRStrikeout1---1-2---Strikeout759-1---
    9PIT1Matty AlouCFLCHNDon NottebartRWalk2---0-0---Walked769-1---
    9PIT2Gene Alley2BRCHNDon NottebartRSingle21--0-1---Infield Single to Third Base ... Matty Alou advanced to second779-1---
    9PIT3Willie StargellLFLCHNDon NottebartRGroundout212-2-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Glenn Beckert]789-1---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9CHN3Billy WilliamsLFLPITSteve BlassRHome Run0---0-0---Home Run on ground ball to Right Field791-9---
    9CHN4Ernie Banks1BRPITSteve BlassRPopout0---0-0---Popped out to First Base [Al Oliver]802-9---
    9CHN5Jim HickmanRFRPITSteve BlassRPopout1---2-2---Popped out to Second Base [Gene Alley]812-9---
    9CHN6Randy HundleyCRPITSteve BlassRGroundout2---0-2---Grounded out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]822-9---
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