Game Information
Score of Game
Pittsburgh Pirates 9 Houston Astros 5
Game Date
Start Time
Night
Innings
9
DH Used
Yes
Ballpark
Attendance
11,678
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
Umpires
PIT Record
12-14 -- NL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 4 / 8 / 15
PIT Streak
Win 1
HOU Record
12-16 -- NL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 5 / 10 / 19
HOU Streak
Loss 1
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1PIT1Freddie PatekSSRHOUDon WilsonRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to10-0---
    1PIT2Matty AlouCFLHOUDon WilsonRSingle01--0-0---Infield Single to ... Freddie Patek advanced to second20-0---
    1PIT3Al OliverRFLHOUDon WilsonRFlyout012-0-0---Flied out to Shortstop [Denis Menke]30-0---
    1PIT4Willie StargellLFLHOUDon WilsonRHome Run112-0-0---Home Run on fly ball to ... Matty Alou Scored ... Freddie Patek Scored40-0---
    1PIT5Bob Robertson1BRHOUDon WilsonRHome Run1---0-0---Home Run on fly ball to 53-0---
    1PIT6Richie Hebner3BLHOURon CookLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Joe Pepitone]64-0---
    1PIT7Jerry MayCRHOURon CookLWalk2---0-0---Walked74-0---
    1PIT8Bill Mazeroski2BRHOURon CookLSingle21--0-0---Infield Single to ... Jerry May advanced to second84-0---
    1PIT9Bob VealePRHOURon CookLStrikeout212-0-0---Strikeout94-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1HOU1Joe Morgan2BLPITBob VealeLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout100-4---
    1HOU2Jesus AlouRFRPITBob VealeLWalk1---0-0---Walked110-4---
    1HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRPITBob VealeLSingle11--0-0---Infield Single to ... Jesus Alou advanced to second120-4---
    1HOU4Tommy DavisLFRPITBob VealeLSingle112-0-0---Infield Single to ... Jesus Alou Scored ... Jimmy Wynn advanced to second130-4---
    1HOU5Denis MenkeSSRPITBob VealeLWalk112-0-0---Walked ... Tommy Davis advanced to second ... Jimmy Wynn advanced to third141-4---
    1HOU6Doug Rader3BRPITBob VealeLWalk11230-0---Walked ... Jimmy Wynn Scored ... Denis Menke advanced to second ... Tommy Davis advanced to third151-4---
    1HOU7Joe Pepitone1BLPITBob VealeLStrikeout11230-0---Strikeout162-4---
    1HOU8Johnny EdwardsCLPITBob VealeLGroundout21230-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Bill Mazeroski] ... Doug Rader forced out at second base172-4---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2PIT1Freddie PatekSSRHOURon CookLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Joe Pepitone]184-2---
    2PIT2Matty AlouCFLHOURon CookLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Ron Cook]194-2---
    2PIT3Al OliverRFLHOURon CookLGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Denis Menke]204-2---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2HOU9Ron CookPLPITBob VealeLWalk0---0-0---Walked212-4---
    2HOU1Joe Morgan2BLPITBob VealeLFlyout01--0-0---Flied out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]222-4---
    2HOU2Jesus AlouRFRPITBob VealeLFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Willie Stargell]232-4---
    2HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRPITBob VealeLWalk21--0-0---Walked ... Ron Cook advanced to second242-4---
    2HOU4Tommy DavisLFRPITBob VealeLGroundout212-0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Bob Robertson]252-4---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3PIT4Willie StargellLFLHOURon CookLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout264-2---
    3PIT5Bob Robertson1BRHOURon CookLLineout1---0-0---Lined out to Center Field [Jimmy Wynn]274-2---
    3PIT6Richie Hebner3BLHOURon CookLSingle2---0-0---Infield Single to284-2---
    3PIT7Jerry MayCRHOURon CookLTriple21--0-0---Tripled on line drive to ... Richie Hebner Scored294-2---
    3PIT8Bill Mazeroski2BRHOURon CookLIntentional Walk2--30-0---Walked Intentionally305-2---
    3PIT9Bob VealePRHOURon CookLStrikeout21-30-0---Strikeout315-2---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3HOU5Denis MenkeSSRPITBob VealeLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to First Base [Bob Robertson]322-5---
    3HOU6Doug Rader3BRPITBob VealeLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Richie Hebner]332-5---
    3HOU7Joe Pepitone1BLPITBob VealeLGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Bill Mazeroski]342-5---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4PIT1Freddie PatekSSRHOURon CookLSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to355-2---
    4PIT2Matty AlouCFLHOURon CookLGroundout01--0-0---Sacrifice Hit to Pitcher [Ron Cook] ... Freddie Patek advanced to second365-2---
    4PIT3Al OliverRFLHOURon CookLFlyout1-2-0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Tommy Davis] ... Freddie Patek advanced to third375-2---
    4PIT4Willie StargellLFLHOURon CookLFlyout2--30-0---Flied out to Center Field [Jimmy Wynn]385-2---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4HOU8Johnny EdwardsCLPITBob VealeLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Bill Mazeroski]392-5---
    4HOU9Ron CookPLPITBob VealeLTriple1---0-0---Tripled on ground ball to402-5---
    4HOU1Joe Morgan2BLPITBob VealeLPassed Ball1--30-0---Passed Ball by Jerry May ... Ron Cook Scored412-5Non-Batter Event
    4HOU1Joe Morgan2BLPITBob VealeLWalk1---0-0---Walked423-5---
    4HOU2Jesus AlouRFRPITBob VealeLGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Richie Hebner]. Double Play ... Joe Morgan out at 2b.433-5---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5PIT5Bob Robertson1BRHOURon CookLSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to445-3---
    5PIT6Richie Hebner3BLHOURon CookLHit by Pitch01--0-0---Hit by Pitch ... Bob Robertson advanced to second455-3---
    5PIT7Jerry MayCRHOURon CookLGroundout012-0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Denis Menke] ... Richie Hebner forced out at second base ... Bob Robertson advanced to third465-3---
    5PIT8Bill Mazeroski2BRHOURon CookLFlyout11-30-0---Flied out to Right Field [Jesus Alou]475-3---
    5PIT9Bob VealePRHOURon CookLStrikeout21-30-0---Strikeout485-3---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRPITBob VealeLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Al Oliver]493-5---
    5HOU4Tommy DavisLFRPITBob VealeLStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout503-5---
    5HOU5Denis MenkeSSRPITBob VealeLGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]513-5---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6PIT1Freddie PatekSSRHOURon CookLWalk0---0-0---Walked525-3---
    6PIT2Matty AlouCFLHOURon CookLSingle01--0-0---Infield Single to ... Freddie Patek advanced to second535-3---
    6PIT3Al OliverRFLHOURon CookLGroundout012-0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Denis Menke]. Double Play ... Matty Alou out at 2b. ... Freddie Patek advanced to third545-3---
    6PIT4Willie StargellLFLHOURon CookLFlyout2--30-0---Flied out to Left Field [Tommy Davis]555-3---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6HOU6Doug Rader3BRPITBob VealeLSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to563-5---
    6HOU7Joe Pepitone1BLPITBob VealeLSingle01--0-0---Infield Single to ... Doug Rader advanced to second573-5---
    6HOU8Johnny EdwardsCLPITBob VealeLGroundout012-0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Bob Robertson] ... Doug Rader forced out at third base ... Joe Pepitone advanced to second583-5---
    6HOU9Jim BeauchampPHRPITBob VealeLLineout112-0-0---Lined out to Right Field [Al Oliver]593-5---
    6HOU1Joe Morgan2BLPITBob VealeLGroundout212-0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek] ... Johnny Edwards forced out at second base603-5---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7PIT5Bob Robertson1BRHOUJim BoutonRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Tommy Davis]615-3---
    7PIT6Richie Hebner3BLHOUJim BoutonRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Joe Morgan]625-3---
    7PIT7Jerry MayCRHOUJim BoutonRWalk2---0-0---Walked635-3---
    7PIT8Bill Mazeroski2BRHOUJim BoutonRGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Jim Bouton]645-3---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7HOU2Jesus AlouRFRPITBob VealeLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to First Base [Bob Robertson]653-5---
    7HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRPITBob VealeLWalk1---0-0---Walked663-5---
    7HOU4Tommy DavisLFRPITBob VealeLSingle11--0-0---Singled on fly ball to Left Field ... Jimmy Wynn advanced to third ... Tommy Davis advanced to second673-5---
    7HOU5Denis MenkeSSRPITBruce DalcantonRWalk1-230-0---Walked683-5---
    7HOU6Doug Rader3BRPITBruce DalcantonRWalk11230-0---Walked ... Jimmy Wynn Scored ... Denis Menke advanced to second ... Tommy Davis advanced to third693-5---
    7HOU7Joe Pepitone1BLPITLuke WalkerLGroundout11230-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Bill Mazeroski] ... Doug Rader forced out at second base ... Tommy Davis Scored ... Denis Menke advanced to third704-5---
    7HOU8Johnny EdwardsCLPITLuke WalkerLGroundout21-30-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Luke Walker]715-5---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8PIT9Jose PaganPHRHOUJim BoutonRWalk0---0-0---Walked725-5---
    8PIT1Freddie PatekSSRHOUJim BoutonRGroundout01--0-0---Sacrifice Hit to First Base [Joe Pepitone] ... Johnny Jeter advanced to second735-5---
    8PIT2Matty AlouCFLHOUJim BoutonRGroundout1-2-0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Denis Menke] ... Johnny Jeter advanced to third745-5---
    8PIT3Al OliverRFLHOUJim BoutonRSingle2--30-0---Infield Single to ... Johnny Jeter Scored755-5---
    8PIT4Willie StargellLFLHOUJack DilauroLWalk21--0-0---Walked ... Al Oliver advanced to second766-5---
    8PIT5Bob Robertson1BRHOUFred GladdingRWild Pitch212-0-0---Wild Pitch by Fred Gladding ... Willie Stargell advanced to second ... Al Oliver advanced to third776-5Non-Batter Event
    8PIT5Bob Robertson1BRHOUFred GladdingRWalk2-230-0---Walked786-5---
    8PIT6Richie Hebner3BLHOUFred GladdingRWild Pitch21230-0---Wild Pitch by Fred Gladding ... Al Oliver Scored ... Bob Robertson advanced to second ... Willie Stargell advanced to third796-5Non-Batter Event
    8PIT6Richie Hebner3BLHOUFred GladdingRPassed Ball2-230-0---Passed Ball by Marty Martinez ... Bob Robertson Scored ... Willie Stargell Scored807-5Non-Batter Event
    8PIT6Richie Hebner3BLHOUFred GladdingRWalk2---0-0---Walked819-5---
    8PIT7Jerry MayCRHOUFred GladdingRStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout829-5---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8HOU9Bob WatsonCRPITDave GiustiRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout835-9---
    8HOU1Joe Morgan2BLPITDave GiustiRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Bill Mazeroski]845-9---
    8HOU2Jesus AlouRFRPITDave GiustiRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Second Base [Bill Mazeroski]855-9---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9PIT8Bill Mazeroski2BRHOUFred GladdingRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Joe Morgan]869-5---
    9PIT9Dave GiustiPRHOUFred GladdingRSingle1---0-0---Infield Single to879-5---
    9PIT1Freddie PatekSSRHOUFred GladdingRStrikeout11--0-0---Strikeout889-5---
    9PIT2Matty AlouCFLHOUFred GladdingRGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Joe Pepitone] ... Dave Giusti forced out at second base899-5---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRPITDave GiustiRWalk0---0-0---Walked905-9---
    9HOU4Tommy DavisLFRPITDave GiustiRGroundout01--0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Dave Giusti] ... Jimmy Wynn advanced to second915-9---
    9HOU5Denis MenkeSSRPITDave GiustiRLineout1-2-0-0---Lined out to Right Field [Al Oliver]925-9---
    9HOU6Doug Rader3BRPITDave GiustiRGroundout2-2-0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Richie Hebner]935-9---
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