Game Information
Score of Game
Pittsburgh Pirates 13 Houston Astros 8
Game Date
Start Time
Night
Innings
9
DH Used
Yes
Ballpark
Attendance
15,871
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
Umpires
PIT Record
27-29 -- NL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 3 / 7 / 15
PIT Streak
Win 1
HOU Record
28-31 -- NL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 5 / 9 / 16
HOU Streak
Loss 1
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1PIT1Matty AlouCFLHOUDon WilsonRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Gary Geiger]10-0---
    1PIT2Richie Hebner3BLHOUDon WilsonRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Norm Miller]20-0---
    1PIT3Roberto ClementeRFRHOUDon WilsonRHit by Pitch2---0-0---Hit by Pitch30-0---
    1PIT4Jose PaganLFRHOUDon WilsonRStolen Base21--0-0---Roberto Clemente Stole 2B [Don Wilson/Johnny Edwards] ... Roberto Clemente Scored40-0Non-Batter Event
    1PIT4Jose PaganLFRHOUDon WilsonRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout51-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1HOU1Curt Blefary1BLPITSteve BlassRHit by Pitch0---0-0---Hit by Pitch60-1---
    1HOU2Marty MartinezSSLPITSteve BlassRGroundout01--0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Bill Mazeroski] ... Curt Blefary advanced to second70-1---
    1HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRPITSteve BlassRDouble1-2-0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Right Field ... Curt Blefary Scored80-1---
    1HOU4Norm MillerRFLPITSteve BlassRSingle2---0-0---Infield Single to91-1---
    1HOU5Denis Menke2BRPITSteve BlassRFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jose Pagan]101-1---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2PIT5Al Oliver1BLHOUDon WilsonRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Jimmy Wynn]111-1---
    2PIT6Jerry MayCRHOUDon WilsonRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout121-1---
    2PIT7Gene AlleySSRHOUDon WilsonRSingle2---0-0---Infield Single to131-1---
    2PIT8Bill Mazeroski2BRHOUDon WilsonRGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Marty Martinez] ... Gene Alley forced out at second base141-1---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2HOU6Johnny EdwardsCLPITSteve BlassRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout151-1---
    2HOU7Gary GeigerLFLPITSteve BlassRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout161-1---
    2HOU8Doug Rader3BRPITSteve BlassRSingle2---0-0---Infield Single to171-1---
    2HOU9Don WilsonPRPITSteve BlassRStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout181-1---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3PIT9Steve BlassPRHOUDon WilsonRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader]191-1---
    3PIT1Matty AlouCFLHOUDon WilsonRSingle1---0-0---Infield Single to201-1---
    3PIT2Richie Hebner3BLHOUDon WilsonRLineout11--0-0---Lined out to Right Field [Norm Miller]211-1---
    3PIT3Roberto ClementeRFRHOUDon WilsonRStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout221-1---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3HOU1Curt Blefary1BLPITSteve BlassRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jose Pagan]231-1---
    3HOU2Marty MartinezSSLPITSteve BlassRSingle1---0-0---Infield Single to241-1---
    3HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRPITSteve BlassRSingle11--0-0---Infield Single to ... Marty Martinez advanced to third251-1---
    3HOU4Norm MillerRFLPITSteve BlassRReached on Error11-30-0---Reached on Error by First Base [Al Oliver] ... Marty Martinez Scored ... Jimmy Wynn advanced to third261-1---
    3HOU5Denis Menke2BRPITSteve BlassRGroundout11-30-0---Grounded out to First Base [Al Oliver] ... Norm Miller forced out at second base ... Jimmy Wynn Scored272-1---
    3HOU6Johnny EdwardsCLPITSteve BlassRLineout21--0-0---Lined out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]283-1---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4PIT4Jose PaganLFRHOUDon WilsonRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout291-3---
    4PIT5Al Oliver1BLHOUDon WilsonRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Norm Miller]301-3---
    4PIT6Jerry MayCRHOUDon WilsonRSingle2---0-0---Infield Single to311-3---
    4PIT7Freddie PatekSSRHOUDon WilsonRSingle21--0-0---Singled on fly ball to Left Field ... Jerry May Scored ... Freddie Patek advanced to third321-3---
    4PIT8Bill Mazeroski2BRHOUDon WilsonRGroundout2--30-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Don Wilson]332-3---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4HOU7Gary GeigerLFLPITSteve BlassRWalk0---0-0---Walked343-2---
    4HOU8Doug Rader3BRPITSteve BlassRFlyout01--0-0---Flied out to First Base [Al Oliver]353-2---
    4HOU9Don WilsonPRPITSteve BlassRGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Al Oliver] ... Gary Geiger forced out at second base363-2---
    4HOU1Curt Blefary1BLPITSteve BlassRFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Matty Alou]373-2---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5PIT9Steve BlassPRHOUDon WilsonRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout382-3---
    5PIT1Matty AlouCFLHOUDon WilsonRDouble1---0-0---Doubled on fly ball to392-3---
    5PIT2Richie Hebner3BLHOUDon WilsonRSingle1-2-0-0---Infield Single to ... Matty Alou Scored402-3---
    5PIT3Roberto ClementeRFRHOUDon WilsonRStolen Base11--0-0---Richie Hebner Stole 2B [Don Wilson/Johnny Edwards]413-3Non-Batter Event
    5PIT3Roberto ClementeRFRHOUDon WilsonRStrikeout1-2-0-0---Strikeout423-3---
    5PIT4Jose PaganLFRHOUDon WilsonRStrikeout2-2-0-0---Strikeout433-3---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5HOU2Marty MartinezSSLPITSteve BlassRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to443-3---
    5HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRPITSteve BlassRSingle01--0-0---Infield Single to ... Marty Martinez advanced to second453-3---
    5HOU4Norm MillerRFLPITSteve BlassRDouble012-0-0---Doubled on fly ball to ; Jimmy Wynn advanced to third ... Marty Martinez Scored ... Jimmy Wynn advanced to third463-3---
    5HOU5Denis Menke2BRPITSteve BlassRFlyout0-230-0---Sacrifice Fly to Left Field [Jose Pagan]; ... Jimmy Wynn Scored ... Norm Miller advanced to third474-3---
    5HOU6Johnny EdwardsCLPITSteve BlassRFlyout1--30-0---Sacrifice Fly to Right Field [Roberto Clemente]; ... Norm Miller Scored485-3---
    5HOU7Gary GeigerLFLPITSteve BlassRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout496-3---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6PIT5Al Oliver1BLHOUDon WilsonRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Jimmy Wynn]503-6---
    6PIT6Jerry MayCRHOUDon WilsonRSingle1---0-0---Infield Single to513-6---
    6PIT7Freddie PatekSSRHOUDon WilsonRSingle11--0-0---Infield Single to ... Jerry May advanced to second523-6---
    6PIT8Bill Mazeroski2BRHOUDon WilsonRStrikeout112-0-0---Strikeout533-6---
    6PIT9Carl TaylorPHRHOUDon WilsonRWalk212-0-0---Walked ... Freddie Patek advanced to second ... Jerry May advanced to third543-6---
    6PIT1Matty AlouCFLHOUSkip GuinnLSingle21230-0---Infield Single to ... Jerry May Scored ... Carl Taylor advanced to second ... Freddie Patek advanced to third553-6---
    6PIT2Richie Hebner3BLHOUSkip GuinnLWalk21230-0---Walked ... Freddie Patek Scored ... Ron Davis advanced to second ... Carl Taylor advanced to third564-6---
    6PIT3Roberto ClementeRFRHOUJack BillinghamRHome Run21230-0---Home Run on fly ball to Left Field ... Richie Hebner Scored ... Ron Davis Scored ... Carl Taylor Scored575-6---
    6PIT4Jose PaganLFRHOUJack BillinghamRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout589-6---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6HOU8Doug Rader3BRPITBruce DalcantonRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jose Pagan]596-9---
    6HOU9Leon McFaddenPHRPITBruce DalcantonRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to First Base [Al Oliver]606-9---
    6HOU1Curt Blefary1BLPITBruce DalcantonRWalk2---0-0---Walked616-9---
    6HOU2Marty MartinezSSLPITBruce DalcantonRGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Al Oliver]626-9---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7PIT5Al Oliver1BLHOUDooley WomackRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to639-6---
    7PIT6Jerry MayCRHOUDooley WomackRFlyout01--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Gary Geiger]649-6---
    7PIT7Freddie PatekSSRHOUDooley WomackRReached on Error11--0-0---Reached on Error by Shortstop [Marty Martinez] ... Al Oliver advanced to second659-6---
    7PIT8Bill Mazeroski2BRHOUDooley WomackRGroundout112-0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader]. Double Play ... Al Oliver out at 3b.669-6---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRPITBruce DalcantonRWalk0---0-0---Walked676-9---
    7HOU4Norm MillerRFLPITBruce DalcantonRLineout01--0-0---Lined out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]686-9---
    7HOU5Denis Menke2BRPITBruce DalcantonRDouble2---0-0---Doubled on line drive to696-9---
    7HOU6Johnny EdwardsCLPITBruce DalcantonRDouble2-2-0-0---Doubled on line drive to ... Denis Menke Scored706-9---
    7HOU7Gary GeigerLFLPITBruce DalcantonRStrikeout2-2-0-0---Strikeout717-9---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8PIT9Bruce DalcantonPRHOUDooley WomackRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to729-7---
    8PIT1Ron DavisCFRHOUDooley WomackRGroundout01--0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Dooley Womack] ... Bruce Dalcanton forced out at second base739-7---
    8PIT2Richie Hebner3BLHOUDooley WomackRGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Denis Menke] ... Ron Davis advanced to second749-7---
    8PIT3Roberto ClementeRFRHOUDooley WomackRIntentional Walk2-2-0-0---Walked Intentionally759-7---
    8PIT4Jose PaganLFRHOUDooley WomackRWild Pitch212-0-0---Wild Pitch by Dooley Womack ... Roberto Clemente advanced to second ... Ron Davis advanced to third769-7Non-Batter Event
    8PIT4Jose PaganLFRHOUDooley WomackRSingle2-230-0---Infield Single to ... Roberto Clemente Scored ... Ron Davis Scored779-7---
    8PIT5Al Oliver1BLHOUDooley WomackRLineout21--0-0---Lined out to First Base [Curt Blefary]7811-7---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8HOU8Doug Rader3BRPITBruce DalcantonRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Richie Hebner]797-11---
    8HOU9Sandy ValdespinoPHLPITBruce DalcantonRSingle1---0-0---Infield Single to807-11---
    8HOU1Curt Blefary1BLPITBruce DalcantonRWalk11--0-0---Walked ... Sandy Valdespino advanced to second817-11---
    8HOU2Marty MartinezSSLPITBruce DalcantonRSingle112-0-0---Infield Single to ... Sandy Valdespino Scored ... Curt Blefary advanced to third827-11---
    8HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRPITChuck HartensteinRFIelders Choice11-30-0---Reached on Fielder's Choice ... Marty Martinez advanced to second; Curt Blefary thrown out at home838-11---
    8HOU4Norm MillerRFLPITChuck HartensteinRWalk212-0-0---Walked ... Jimmy Wynn advanced to second ... Marty Martinez advanced to third848-11---
    8HOU5Denis Menke2BRPITChuck HartensteinRFlyout21230-0---Flied out to First Base [Al Oliver]858-11---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9PIT6Jerry MayCRHOUWade BlasingameLWalk0---0-0---Walked8611-8---
    9PIT7Freddie PatekSSRHOUWade BlasingameLSingle01--0-0---Infield Single to ... Jerry May advanced to third8711-8---
    9PIT8Bill Mazeroski2BRHOUWade BlasingameLGroundout01-30-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader] ... Jerry May Scored ... Freddie Patek advanced to second8811-8---
    9PIT9Chuck HartensteinPRHOUWade BlasingameLStrikeout1-2-0-0---Strikeout8912-8---
    9PIT1Ron DavisCFRHOUWade BlasingameLSingle2-2-0-0---Infield Single to ... Freddie Patek Scored9012-8---
    9PIT2Richie Hebner3BLHOUWade BlasingameLFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Second Base [Denis Menke]9113-8---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9HOU6Johnny EdwardsCLPITChuck HartensteinRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Bill Mazeroski]928-13---
    9HOU7Gary GeigerLFLPITChuck HartensteinRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Bill Mazeroski]938-13---
    9HOU8Doug Rader3BRPITChuck HartensteinRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Roberto Clemente]948-13---
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