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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 101112   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 52-42L1100 001 011 000 4121
Houston Astros 40-53W1011 000 110 001 5131
Date of Game:  Monday, July 20, 1970
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones
  • Ron Cook - 1st career win

  • Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Matty Aloucf31.210603101.29592110003411
    Gene Alleyss30.010600000.246737917235
    Roberto Clementerf35.336522111.35177202911462
    Manny Sanguillenc26.121600000.307692266361
    Bob Robertson1b23.291311100.285599811373
        Willie Stargellph-lf30.136201101.2427495617440
    Al Oliverlf-1b23.279301021.2698621910451
    Jose Pagan3b35.076302000.245531097170
        Richie Hebnerph-3b22.237200001.285802105302
    Dave Cash2b22.039400011.26918361101
    Dock Ellisp25.131300002.0982685001
        Freddie Patekph25.284111000.24146243085
        Dave Giustip30.236000000.22237237020
        Jerry Mayph26.219101000.19436379090
        Johnny Jeterpr25.269000000.2275179162
        Bruce Dalcantonp28.035000000.0002695000
        Joe Gibbonp35.101000000.00018325000
        Orlando Penap36.245000000.00011300000
    Totals: 45412448.2679328505 

    Houston Astros Batting Stats

     
    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jesus Aloulf28.118613000.293608080200
    Joe Morgan2b26.305311112.2757866022422
        Hector Torresss24.307000000.20519171040
        Keith Lampardph24.212100000.2313544040
        Ron Cookp23.009000000.4002424010
        Jimmy Wynnph28.130000010.27289929134816
    Norm Millerrf24.165400022.272543223212
    Bob Watson1b24.101601102.299491194260
    Denis Menkess-2b29.364512201.3188910356551
    Doug Rader3b25.355511000.2308837315451
    Cesar Cedenocf19.145501101.2232727172
    Johnny Edwardsc32.040512000.1879010763301
    Denny Lemasterp31.145301001.17122267160
        Jim Rayp25.231000000.25032108020
        Jack Dilaurop27.078000000.0003356000
        Fred Gladdingp34.022000000.00038318000
        Marty Martinezph-ss28.331201001.22746307070
    Totals: 455135410.2898736644 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Jesus Alou (16), Roberto Clemente (16), Jose Pagan (5), Doug Rader (11)
    HR:  Roberto Clemente (11), Denis Menke (6), Bob Robertson (11)
    RBIs:  Matty Alou (34), Cesar Cedeno (7), Roberto Clemente (46), Denis Menke 2 (55), Joe Morgan (24), Bob Robertson (37), Willie Stargell (44), Bob Watson (26)
    SB:  Matty Alou (11), Joe Morgan (22)
    CS: Matty Alou (7), Norm Miller (1)
    GDP:  Johnny Edwards (6), Keith Lampard (1)

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dock Ellis25.13188433613.561.420002281
    Dave Giusti30.23623000202.451.3000038228
    Bruce Dalcanton  (L 4-1)28.0351.11111103.431.500002695
    Joe Gibbon35.1010.10000106.001.8300018332
    Orlando Pena36.24501000002.250.9400011303
    Pitching Totals:11.713544101 0001151039

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

     
    Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Denny Lemaster31.14576333324.601.4600022279
    Jim Ray25.2310.10000004.221.5500032110
    Jack Dilauro27.07802000004.501.360003356
    Fred Gladding34.0221.22101103.771.4400038318
    Ron Cook  (W 1-0)23.00932000403.071.450002424
    Pitching Totals:121243482 000149787

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Bruce Dalcanton; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dock Ellis 0-0-0;  Dave Giusti 0-0-0;  Bruce Dalcanton 0-0-0;  Joe Gibbon 0-0-0;  Orlando Pena 0-0-0;  Denny Lemaster 0-0-0;  Jim Ray 0-0-0;  Jack Dilauro 0-0-0;  Fred Gladding 0-0-0;  Ron Cook 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Dock Ellis 33;  Dave Giusti 8;  Bruce Dalcanton 6;  Joe Gibbon 1;  Orlando Pena 1;  Denny Lemaster 30;  Jim Ray 1;  Jack Dilauro 2;  Fred Gladding 7;  Ron Cook 9; 
    Time of Game:  3:13    Attendance:  17,934
    Umpires:   Home:   Frank Secory  1B  Bob Engel  2B  Harry Wendelstedt  3B  Tony Venzon 


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