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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 61-52W1111 001 031 8154
Houston Astros 59-59L1200 300 000 582
Date of Game:  Friday, August 13, 1976
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones
  • Omar Moreno - 1st career home run, 1st career RBI

  • Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Frank Taverasss26.232511002.25110136601737
    Richie Hebner3b28.261101000.229859874270
        Bill Robinson3b33.048400002.3148980219500
        Tommy Helms3b35.100000000.2745113861110
    Al Olivercf29.303100000.327105113212586
        Omar Morenocf23.293312110.571814111
    Dave Parkerrf25.065511101.295903657559
    Richie Zisklf27.188412011.28910753014611
    Ed Kirkpatrick1b31.309412101.2315912160111
    Rennie Stennett2b25.130423100.27010970114215
    Manny Sanguillenc32.145413200.2909110812280
    Bruce Kisonp26.176100000.19019147010
        Bob Robertsonph29.315100000.215467332210
        Kent Tekulvep29.161100001.0004688000
    Totals: 38815628.39510069548 

    Houston Astros Batting Stats

     
    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Greg Grossrf24.012502202.3021004010240
    Enos Cabell3b26.309411001.27710433613023
    Cesar Cedenocf25.169411000.295108919166237
    Bob Watson1b30.125400002.29811499113663
    Jose Cruzlf29.005402100.3239165514518
    Ed Herrmannc29.351310000.219858075300
    Rob Andrews2b23.245411001.271861890207
    Roger Metzgerss28.308210021.2231128330180
    J.R. Richardp26.159100100.0962997030
        Joe Niekrop31.279100000.15428303110
        Ken Boswellph30.171101000.265688350141
    Totals: 3358427.2429256366 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Ken Boswell (7), Dave Parker (19)
    3B:  Rennie Stennett (8)
    HR:  Omar Moreno (1), Manny Sanguillen (2)
    RBIs:  Jose Cruz (45), Greg Gross 2 (24), Ed Kirkpatrick (11), Omar Moreno (1), Dave Parker (55), J.R. Richard (3), Manny Sanguillen 2 (28), Rennie Stennett (42)
    SB:  Enos Cabell (23), Cesar Cedeno (37), Ed Kirkpatrick (1), Rennie Stennett (15)
    CS: Cesar Cedeno (9), Jose Cruz (7)
    SH:  Bruce Kison (6)
    SF:  J.R. Richard (2)
    GDP:  Bob Robertson (1)

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bruce Kison26.17656531403.301.2300023153
    Kent Tekulve  (W 4-1)29.16142001302.751.150004688
    Pitching Totals:9853270 00069241

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

     
    Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    J.R. Richard26.159510432302.511.3400029101
    Joe Niekro  (L 4-8)31.27945440523.631.4500029313
    Pitching Totals:91587282 00058414

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Bruce Kison; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bruce Kison 0-0-0;  Kent Tekulve 0-0-0;  J.R. Richard 0-0-0;  Joe Niekro 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Bruce Kison 23;  Kent Tekulve 14;  J.R. Richard 26;  Joe Niekro 15; 
    Time of Game:  2:54    Attendance:  17,876
    Umpires:   Home:   Paul Runge  1B  Nick Colosi  2B  Ed Montague  3B  Lee Weyer 


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