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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 34-25W5103 020 000 681
Houston Astros 30-33L5012 000 000 3140
Date of Game:  Wednesday, June 16, 1976
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones
  • Rob Andrews - 4 hits
  • Gene Pentz - Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)

  • Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Frank Taverasss26.174422011.2455031501014
    Richie Hebner3b28.203421101.209519531150
    Al Olivercf29.245311310.34651107810290
    Willie Stargell1b36.102402101.2844517547200
    Dave Parkerrf25.007401101.294423174302
    Bill Robinsonlf32.356400001.3424375610220
    Manny Sanguillenc32.087400000.241501040060
    Rennie Stennett2b25.072400001.239596511224
    Doc Medichp27.189110011.0831318000
        Tommy Helmsph35.042101000.355211356050
        Larry Demeryp23.012100001.1671686000
    Totals: 3468638.2354418324 

    Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Greg Grossrf23.319500000.302563570110
    Rob Andrews2b23.187504000.32132135085
    Cesar Cedenocf25.111512100.2965686793326
    Jose Cruzlf28.313301011.270476111227
    Bob Watson1b30.067421001.261609375301
    Ed Herrmannc29.293401000.200357572100
    Enos Cabell3b26.251403200.2925128302210
    Roger Metzgerss28.250301000.22860781090
        Ken Boswellph30.113100000.29740807071
        Jerry Davanonss30.299000000.39119211070
    Joaquin Andujarp23.177201001.2141111000
        Paul Siebertp23.011000000.0001222000
        Wilbur Howardph27.159100001.205462471122
        Gene Pentzp22.360000000.3331023000
        Larry Milbourneph25.122100000.24647232076
    Totals: 38314314.3685826281 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Richie Hebner (8)
    3B:  Rob Andrews (2)
    HR:  Cesar Cedeno (9), Al Oliver (10)
    RBIs:  Enos Cabell 2 (22), Cesar Cedeno (33), Richie Hebner (15), Al Oliver 3 (29), Dave Parker (30), Willie Stargell (20)
    SB:  Cesar Cedeno (26), Jose Cruz (7), Frank Taveras 2 (14)
    CS: Enos Cabell (2)
    GDP:  Bill Robinson (9)

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Doc Medich  (W 5-5)27.189511320313.981.3500013124
    Larry Demery  (Sv 2)23.01243001103.731.340001680
    Pitching Totals:91432141 00029204

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Joaquin Andujar  (L 2-4)23.1774.15663114.671.440001111
    Paul Siebert23.0111.23000001.931.640001224
    Gene Pentz22.36030000704.001.330001023
    Pitching Totals:9866381 0003358

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Doc Medich 0-0-0;  Larry Demery 0-0-0;  Joaquin Andujar 0-0-0;  Paul Siebert 0-0-0;  Gene Pentz 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Doc Medich 24;  Larry Demery 15;  Joaquin Andujar 21;  Paul Siebert 7;  Gene Pentz 9; 
    Time of Game:  2:38    Attendance:  12,249
    Umpires:   Home:   Tom Gorman  1B  Paul Pryor  2B  John McSherry  3B  Art Williams 

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