Game Information
Score of Game
Houston Astros 2 Pittsburgh Pirates 1
Game Date
Start Time
Night
Innings
9
DH Used
Yes
Ballpark
Attendance
27,747
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
None
Umpires
PIT Record
69-60 -- NL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 4 / 8 / 13
PIT Streak
Loss 1
HOU Record
69-62 -- NL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 5 / 9 / 14
HOU Streak
Win 1
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1PIT1Matty AlouCFLHOULarry DierkerRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader]10-0---
    1PIT2Gene Alley2BRHOULarry DierkerRReached on Error1---0-0---Reached on Error by Third Base [Doug Rader]20-0---
    1PIT3Willie StargellLFLHOULarry DierkerRPopout11--0-0---Popped out to Catcher [Don Bryant]30-0---
    1PIT4Roberto ClementeRFRHOULarry DierkerRPopout21--0-0---Popped out to Shortstop [Leon McFadden]40-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1HOU1Joe Morgan2BLPITBo BelinskyLWalk0---0-0---Walked50-0---
    1HOU2Jesus AlouRFRPITBo BelinskyLGroundout01--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]. Double Play ... Joe Morgan out at 2b.60-0---
    1HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRPITBo BelinskyLDouble2---0-0---Doubled on ground ball to70-0---
    1HOU4Doug Rader3BRPITBo BelinskyLBalk2-2-0-0---Balk ... Jimmy Wynn advanced to third80-0Non-Batter Event
    1HOU4Doug Rader3BRPITBo BelinskyLPopout2--30-0---Popped out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]90-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2PIT5Al Oliver1BLHOULarry DierkerRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Denis Menke]100-0---
    2PIT6Richie Hebner3BLHOULarry DierkerRDouble1---0-0---Doubled on ground ball to110-0---
    2PIT7Gary KolbCLHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout1-2-0-0---Strikeout120-0---
    2PIT8Freddie PatekSSRHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout2-2-0-0---Strikeout130-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2HOU5Denis Menke1BRPITBo BelinskyLHit by Pitch0---0-0---Hit by Pitch140-0---
    2HOU6Marty MartinezLFRPITBo BelinskyLWalk01--0-0---Walked ... Denis Menke advanced to second150-0---
    2HOU7Leon McFaddenSSRPITBo BelinskyLWalk012-0-0---Walked ... Marty Martinez advanced to second ... Denis Menke advanced to third160-0---
    2HOU8Don BryantCRPITBo BelinskyLStrikeout01230-0---Strikeout170-0---
    2HOU9Larry DierkerPRPITBo BelinskyLStrikeout11230-0---Strikeout ... Denis Menke Scored ... Leon McFadden advanced to second ... Marty Martinez advanced to third180-0---
    2HOU1Joe Morgan2BLPITBo BelinskyLGroundout2-230-0---Grounded out to First Base [Al Oliver]191-0---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3PIT9Bo BelinskyPLHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout200-1---
    3PIT1Matty AlouCFLHOULarry DierkerRSingle1---0-0---Infield Single to210-1---
    3PIT2Gene Alley2BRHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout11--0-0---Strikeout220-1---
    3PIT3Willie StargellLFLHOULarry DierkerRStolen Base21--0-0---Matty Alou Stole 2B [Larry Dierker/Don Bryant]230-1Non-Batter Event
    3PIT3Willie StargellLFLHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout2-2-0-0---Strikeout240-1---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3HOU2Jesus AlouRFRPITBo BelinskyLDouble0---0-0---Doubled on ground ball to251-0---
    3HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRPITBo BelinskyLStrikeout0-2-0-0---Strikeout261-0---
    3HOU4Doug Rader3BRPITBo BelinskyLPassed Ball1-2-0-0---Passed Ball by Gary Kolb ... Jesus Alou advanced to third271-0Non-Batter Event
    3HOU4Doug Rader3BRPITBo BelinskyLStrikeout1--30-0---Strikeout281-0---
    3HOU5Denis Menke1BRPITBo BelinskyLWalk2--30-0---Walked291-0---
    3HOU6Marty MartinezLFRPITBo BelinskyLSingle21-30-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Jesus Alou Scored ... Denis Menke advanced to second301-0---
    3HOU7Leon McFaddenSSRPITBo BelinskyLGroundout212-0-0---Grounded out to Catcher [Gary Kolb]312-0---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4PIT4Roberto ClementeRFRHOULarry DierkerRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Second Base [Joe Morgan]320-2---
    4PIT5Al Oliver1BLHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout330-2---
    4PIT6Richie Hebner3BLHOULarry DierkerRSingle2---0-0---Infield Single to340-2---
    4PIT7Gary KolbCLHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout350-2---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4HOU8Don BryantCRPITBo BelinskyLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout362-0---
    4HOU9Larry DierkerPRPITBo BelinskyLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]372-0---
    4HOU1Joe Morgan2BLPITBo BelinskyLFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Roberto Clemente]382-0---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5PIT8Freddie PatekSSRHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout390-2---
    5PIT9Jose PaganPHRHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout400-2---
    5PIT1Matty AlouCFLHOULarry DierkerRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Jimmy Wynn]410-2---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5HOU2Jesus AlouRFRPITBruce DalcantonRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]422-0---
    5HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRPITBruce DalcantonRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout432-0---
    5HOU4Doug Rader3BRPITBruce DalcantonRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Richie Hebner]442-0---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6PIT2Gene Alley2BRHOULarry DierkerRHome Run0---0-0---Home Run on ground ball to Left Field450-2---
    6PIT3Willie StargellLFLHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout461-2---
    6PIT4Roberto ClementeRFRHOULarry DierkerRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Larry Dierker]471-2---
    6PIT5Al Oliver1BLHOULarry DierkerRSingle2---0-0---Infield Single to481-2---
    6PIT6Richie Hebner3BLHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout491-2---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6HOU5Denis Menke1BRPITBruce DalcantonRWalk0---0-0---Walked502-1---
    6HOU6Marty MartinezLFLPITBruce DalcantonRGroundout01--0-0---Sacrifice Hit to Right Field [Roberto Clemente] ... Denis Menke advanced to second512-1---
    6HOU7Curt BlefaryPHLPITBruce DalcantonRStrikeout1-2-0-0---Strikeout522-1---
    6HOU8Johnny EdwardsPHLPITBruce DalcantonRIntentional Walk2-2-0-0---Walked Intentionally532-1---
    6HOU9Larry DierkerPRPITBruce DalcantonRGroundout212-0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Richie Hebner]542-1---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7PIT7Gary KolbCLHOULarry DierkerRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Second Base [Joe Morgan]551-2---
    7PIT8Freddie PatekSSRHOULarry DierkerRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader]561-2---
    7PIT9Carl TaylorPHRHOULarry DierkerRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader]571-2---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7HOU1Joe Morgan2BLPITJoe GibbonLWalk0---0-0---Walked582-1---
    7HOU2Jesus AlouRFRPITJoe GibbonLStolen Base01--0-0---Joe Morgan Stole 2B [Joe Gibbon/Gary Kolb]592-1Non-Batter Event
    7HOU2Jesus AlouRFRPITJoe GibbonLGroundout0-2-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Gene Alley] ... Joe Morgan advanced to third602-1---
    7HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRPITJoe GibbonLIntentional Walk1--30-0---Walked Intentionally612-1---
    7HOU4Doug Rader3BRPITJoe GibbonLFIelders Choice11-30-0---Reached on Fielder's Choice ... Jimmy Wynn advanced to second; Joe Morgan thrown out at home622-1---
    7HOU5Denis MenkeSSRPITJoe GibbonLPopout212-0-0---Popped out to Right Field [Roberto Clemente]632-1---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8PIT1Matty AlouCFLHOULarry DierkerRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Curt Blefary]641-2---
    8PIT2Gene Alley2BRHOULarry DierkerRSingle1---0-0---Infield Single to651-2---
    8PIT3Willie StargellLFLHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout11--0-0---Strikeout661-2---
    8PIT4Roberto ClementeRFRHOULarry DierkerRGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Denis Menke]671-2---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8HOU6Marty MartinezLFRPITJoe GibbonLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Joe Gibbon]682-1---
    8HOU7Curt Blefary1BLPITJoe GibbonLFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Matty Alou]692-1---
    8HOU8Johnny EdwardsCLPITJoe GibbonLWalk2---0-0---Walked702-1---
    8HOU9Larry DierkerPRPITJoe GibbonLGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek] ... Johnny Edwards forced out at second base712-1---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9PIT5Al Oliver1BLHOULarry DierkerRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Joe Morgan]721-2---
    9PIT6Richie Hebner3BLHOULarry DierkerRSingle1---0-0---Infield Single to731-2---
    9PIT7Jerry MayPHRHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout11--0-0---Strikeout741-2---
    9PIT8Freddie PatekSSRHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout751-2---
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