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Houston Astros 49-45W1010 301 000 5101
Pittsburgh Pirates 49-39L1610 010 01x 9121
Date of Game:  Tuesday, July 20, 1976
Stadium:  Three Rivers Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Joe Sambito - 1st career game
  • Joe Sambito - 1st career game

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Rob Andrews2b23.221500000.285621650165
    Enos Cabell3b26.285501001.3018131312719
    Cesar Cedenocf25.145402001.29983894155130
    Bob Watson1b30.101400002.2769096710503
    Leon Robertsrf25.179411001.322511976241
    Cliff Johnsonlf28.364321010.227692866340
    Jerry Davanonss30.333422300.359292211140
    Skip Jutzec30.053302100.15934203060
        Greg Grossph23.353100000.304753760160
        Joe Sambitop24.022200002.00011000
        Ken Boswellph30.147000100.289538200101
        Gene Pentzp23.029000000.2502336000
        Jose Cruzph28.347101000.3086863213713
    Totals: 36510517.2787195111 

    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Frank Taverasss26.208321011.2607834301729
    Rennie Stennett2b25.106512000.257836751377
    Al Olivercf29.279511100.35179110612513
    Willie Stargell1b36.136412100.25467177612382
    Richie Zisklf27.164512201.2918450711501
    Bill Robinsonrf33.024321011.3436577817400
    Richie Hebner3b28.237311111.222679693240
    Manny Sanguillenc32.121302400.2907510651240
    John Candelariap22.256200010.1401835020
        Kent Tekulvep29.137100001.0003375000
    Totals: 34912945.3536497329 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Enos Cabell (9), Cesar Cedeno (17), Skip Jutze (2), Bill Robinson (15), Willie Stargell (11)
    3B:  Skip Jutze (3), Manny Sanguillen (5)
    HR:  Jerry Davanon (1)
    RBIs:  Ken Boswell (10), Jerry Davanon 3 (14), Richie Hebner (24), Skip Jutze (6), Al Oliver (51), Manny Sanguillen 4 (24), Willie Stargell (38), Richie Zisk 2 (50)
    SB:  Rennie Stennett (7), Frank Taveras 2 (29)
    SF:  Ken Boswell (1), Manny Sanguillen (3), Willie Stargell (2)
    GDP:  Manny Sanguillen (11)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Tom Griffin  (L 5-3)28.1490.13551006.001.9300020199
    Joe Sambito24.0224.27332205.401.8000011
    Gene Pentz23.02932111303.601.380002336
    Pitching Totals:81299450 00044236

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    John Candelaria  (W 10-4)22.2565.19551413.020.990001836
    Kent Tekulve  (Sv 2)29.1373.21000303.181.200003375
    Pitching Totals:91055171 00051111

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Joe Sambito; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Tom Griffin 0-0-0;  Joe Sambito 0-0-0;  Gene Pentz 0-0-0;  John Candelaria 0-0-0;  Kent Tekulve 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Tom Griffin 6;  Joe Sambito 23;  Gene Pentz 12;  John Candelaria 26;  Kent Tekulve 12; 
    Time of Game:  2:29    Attendance:  0
    Umpires:   Home:   Bob Engel  1B  Bruce Froemming  2B  Jerry Dale  3B  Ed Sudol 

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