Game Information
Score of Game
Pittsburgh Pirates 11 Houston Astros 0
Game Date
Start Time
Night
Innings
9
DH Used
Yes
Ballpark
Attendance
43,290
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
None
Umpires
HOU Record
43-54 -- NL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 5 / 9 / 18
HOU Streak
Loss 1
PIT Record
55-43 -- NL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 1 / 3 / 7
PIT Streak
Win 3
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1HOU1Jesus AlouRFRPITDock EllisRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]10-0---
    1HOU2Joe Morgan2BLPITDock EllisRWalk1---0-0---Walked20-0---
    1HOU3Jimmy WynnLFRPITDock EllisRGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek] ... Joe Morgan advanced to second30-0---
    1HOU4Bob Watson1BRPITDock EllisRStrikeout2-2-0-0---Strikeout40-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1PIT1Matty AlouCFLHOUTom GriffinRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to50-0---
    1PIT2Richie Hebner3BLHOUTom GriffinRWalk01--0-0---Walked ... Matty Alou advanced to second60-0---
    1PIT3Roberto ClementeRFRHOUTom GriffinRSingle012-0-0---Infield Single to ... Richie Hebner advanced to second ... Matty Alou advanced to third70-0---
    1PIT4Al Oliver1BLHOUTom GriffinRSingle01230-0---Infield Single to ... Richie Hebner Scored ... Matty Alou Scored ... Roberto Clemente advanced to third80-0---
    1PIT5Willie StargellLFLHOUTom GriffinRStrikeout01-30-0---Strikeout92-0---
    1PIT6Manny SanguillenCRHOUTom GriffinRFlyout11-30-0---Sacrifice Fly to Left Field [Jimmy Wynn]; ... Roberto Clemente Scored102-0---
    1PIT7Dave Cash2BRHOUTom GriffinRSingle21--0-0---Infield Single to ... Al Oliver advanced to second113-0---
    1PIT8Freddie PatekSSRHOUTom GriffinRDouble212-0-0---Doubled on fly ball to ... Dave Cash Scored ... Al Oliver Scored123-0---
    1PIT9Dock EllisPLHOUGeorge CulverRDouble2-2-0-0---Doubled on fly ball to ... Freddie Patek Scored135-0---
    1PIT1Matty AlouCFLHOUGeorge CulverRReached on Error2-2-0-0---Reached on Error by Pitcher [George Culver] ... Dock Ellis advanced to third146-0---
    1PIT2Richie Hebner3BLHOUGeorge CulverRFlyout21-30-0---Flied out to Center Field [Cesar Cedeno]156-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2HOU5Denis MenkeSSRPITDock EllisRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout160-6---
    2HOU6Doug Rader3BRPITDock EllisRWalk1---0-0---Walked170-6---
    2HOU7Cesar CedenoCFRPITDock EllisRStrikeout11--0-0---Strikeout180-6---
    2HOU8Johnny EdwardsCLPITDock EllisRGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Al Oliver]190-6---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2PIT3Roberto ClementeRFRHOUGeorge CulverRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Cesar Cedeno]206-0---
    2PIT4Al Oliver1BLHOUGeorge CulverRWalk1---0-0---Walked216-0---
    2PIT5Willie StargellLFLHOUGeorge CulverRGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Joe Morgan]. Double Play ... Al Oliver out at 2b.226-0---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3HOU9Cesar GeronimoPHLPITDock EllisRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Dave Cash]230-6---
    3HOU1Jesus AlouRFRPITDock EllisRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]240-6---
    3HOU2Joe Morgan2BLPITDock EllisRLineout2---0-0---Lined out to Right Field [Roberto Clemente]250-6---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3PIT6Manny SanguillenCRHOUJim BoutonRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to266-0---
    3PIT7Dave Cash2BRHOUJim BoutonRNone01--0-0---Manny Sanguillen Picked off 1B by [Johnny Edwards] ... Manny Sanguillen advanced to second276-0Non-Batter Event
    3PIT7Dave Cash2BRHOUJim BoutonRWild Pitch0-2-0-0---Wild Pitch by Jim Bouton ... Manny Sanguillen advanced to third286-0Non-Batter Event
    3PIT7Dave Cash2BRHOUJim BoutonRDouble0--30-0---Doubled on line drive to ... Manny Sanguillen Scored296-0---
    3PIT8Freddie PatekSSRHOUJim BoutonRWalk0-2-0-0---Walked307-0---
    3PIT9Dock EllisPLHOUJim BoutonRFIelders Choice012-0-0---Reached on Fielder's Choice ... Freddie Patek advanced to second ... Dave Cash advanced to third317-0---
    3PIT1Matty AlouCFLHOUJim BoutonRGroundout01230-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Jim Bouton] ... Dave Cash forced out at home ... Dock Ellis advanced to second ... Freddie Patek advanced to third327-0---
    3PIT2Richie Hebner3BLHOUJim BoutonRWild Pitch11230-0---Wild Pitch by Jim Bouton ... Freddie Patek Scored ... Matty Alou advanced to second ... Dock Ellis advanced to third337-0Non-Batter Event
    3PIT2Richie Hebner3BLHOUJim BoutonRStrikeout1-230-0---Strikeout348-0---
    3PIT3Roberto ClementeRFRHOUJim BoutonRWalk2-230-0---Walked358-0---
    3PIT4Al Oliver1BLHOUJim BoutonRStrikeout21230-0---Strikeout368-0---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4HOU3Jimmy WynnLFRPITDock EllisRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to370-8---
    4HOU4Bob Watson1BRPITDock EllisRStrikeout01--0-0---Strikeout380-8---
    4HOU5Denis MenkeSSRPITDock EllisRGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Richie Hebner]. Double Play ... Jimmy Wynn out at 2b.390-8---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4PIT5Willie StargellLFLHOUJim BoutonRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout408-0---
    4PIT6Manny SanguillenCRHOUJim BoutonRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Joe Morgan]418-0---
    4PIT7Dave Cash2BRHOUJim BoutonRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader]428-0---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5HOU6Doug Rader3BRPITDock EllisRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to430-8---
    5HOU7Cesar CedenoCFRPITDock EllisRStrikeout01--0-0---Strikeout440-8---
    5HOU8Don BryantCRPITDock EllisRStrikeout11--0-0---Strikeout450-8---
    5HOU9Jim BoutonPRPITDock EllisRStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout460-8---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5PIT8Freddie PatekSSRHOUJim BoutonRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to478-0---
    5PIT9Dock EllisPLHOUJim BoutonRNone01--0-0---Freddie Patek Picked off 1B by [Don Bryant] ... Freddie Patek advanced to second488-0Non-Batter Event
    5PIT9Dock EllisPLHOUJim BoutonRFlyout0-2-0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jimmy Wynn]498-0---
    5PIT1Matty AlouCFLHOUJim BoutonRSingle1-2-0-0---Infield Single to ... Freddie Patek Scored508-0---
    5PIT2Richie Hebner3BLHOUJim BoutonRFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jimmy Wynn]519-0---
    5PIT3Roberto ClementeRFRHOUJim BoutonRSingle21--0-0---Infield Single to ... Matty Alou advanced to second529-0---
    5PIT4Al Oliver1BLHOUJim BoutonRStrikeout212-0-0---Strikeout539-0---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6HOU1Jesus AlouRFRPITDock EllisRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Al Oliver]540-9---
    6HOU2Joe Morgan2BLPITDock EllisRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Richie Hebner]550-9---
    6HOU3Jimmy WynnLFRPITDock EllisRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Roberto Clemente]560-9---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6PIT5Willie StargellLFLHOUJim BoutonRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Jesus Alou]579-0---
    6PIT6Manny SanguillenCRHOUJim BoutonRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Denis Menke]589-0---
    6PIT7Dave Cash2BRHOUJim BoutonRSingle2---0-0---Infield Single to599-0---
    6PIT8Freddie PatekSSRHOUJim BoutonRFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Second Base [Joe Morgan]609-0---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7HOU4Bob Watson1BRPITDock EllisRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Johnny Jeter]610-9---
    7HOU5Denis MenkeSSRPITDock EllisRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Johnny Jeter]620-9---
    7HOU6Doug Rader3BRPITDock EllisRSingle2---0-0---Infield Single to630-9---
    7HOU7Cesar CedenoCFRPITDock EllisRGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek] ... Doug Rader forced out at second base640-9---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7PIT9Dock EllisPLHOUJim BoutonRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout659-0---
    7PIT1Matty AlouCFLHOUJim BoutonRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Cesar Cedeno]669-0---
    7PIT2Richie Hebner3BLHOUJim BoutonRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout679-0---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8HOU8Don BryantCRPITDock EllisRLineout0---0-0---Lined out to First Base [Al Oliver]680-9---
    8HOU9Marty MartinezPHLPITDock EllisRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Dock Ellis]690-9---
    8HOU1Jesus AlouRFRPITDock EllisRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]700-9---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8PIT3Johnny JeterRFRHOUJack DilauroLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Hector Torres]719-0---
    8PIT4Al Oliver1BLHOUJack DilauroLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Marty Martinez]729-0---
    8PIT5Willie StargellLFLHOUJack DilauroLHome Run2---0-0---Home Run on ground ball to 739-0---
    8PIT6Manny SanguillenCRHOUJack DilauroLDouble2---0-0---Doubled on ground ball to7410-0---
    8PIT7Dave Cash2BRHOUJack DilauroLWalk2-2-0-0---Walked7510-0---
    8PIT8Freddie PatekSSRHOUJack DilauroLSingle212-0-0---Infield Single to ... Manny Sanguillen Scored ... Dave Cash advanced to second7610-0---
    8PIT9Dock EllisPRHOUJack DilauroLStrikeout212-0-0---Strikeout7711-0---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9HOU2Joe Morgan2BLPITDock EllisRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Matty Alou]780-11---
    9HOU3Jimmy WynnLFRPITDock EllisRDouble1---0-0---Doubled on fly ball to790-11---
    9HOU4Bob WatsonCRPITDock EllisRGroundout1-2-0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]800-11---
    9HOU5Hector TorresSSRPITDock EllisRFlyout2-2-0-0---Flied out to Second Base [Dave Cash]810-11---
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