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GAME INFORMATION


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Los Angeles Dodgers 75-59W2--135330 000 102 9181
Pittsburgh Pirates 67-67L242712030 000 101 5102
Date of Game:  Wednesday, August 27, 1997
Stadium:  Three Rivers Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Jason Johnson - 1st career game
  • Otis Nixon - 5 hits
  • Abraham Nunez - 1st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career RBI
  • Mike Piazza - 2 home runs, 6 RBis, 500th career RBI
  • Eric Young - 4 hits
  • Jason Johnson - 1st career game


  • Top Inning 1

    Eric Young vs Steve Cooke  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Doubled (Ground-rule) (Fly ball) to
    Otis Nixon vs Steve Cooke  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Singled . Eric Young advanced to 3b
    Mike Piazza vs Steve Cooke  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    8Singled (Groundball) to . Eric Young scored, Otis Nixon advanced to 2b
    Eric Karros vs Steve Cooke  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    8Flied out to . Otis Nixon advanced to 3b
    Raul Mondesi vs Steve Cooke  M
    2-0 (3 pitches)
    unknown. Otis Nixon scored
    Todd Zeile vs Steve Cooke  M
    3-0 (4 pitches)
    Walked. Mike Piazza advanced to 2b
    Garey Ingram vs Steve Cooke  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    9Singled (Groundball) to . Mike Piazza scored, Todd Zeile advanced to 3b
    Juan Castro vs Steve Cooke  M
    3-0 (5 pitches)
    Walked. Garey Ingram advanced to 2b
    Dennys Reyes vs Steve Cooke  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Los Angeles Dodgers lead Pittsburgh Pirates 3-0


    Bottom Inning 1

    Abraham Nunez vs Dennys Reyes  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Jermaine Allensworth vs Dennys Reyes  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    8Singled (Groundball) to
    Mark Smith vs Dennys Reyes  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Eddie Williams vs Dennys Reyes  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Los Angeles Dodgers lead Pittsburgh Pirates 3-0


    Top Inning 2

    Eric Young vs Steve Cooke  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Reached on error
    Otis Nixon vs Steve Cooke  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    7Singled (Line drive) to . Eric Young advanced to 2b
    Mike Piazza vs Jason Johnson  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Homered . Eric Young scored, Otis Nixon scored
    Eric Karros vs Jason Johnson  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    7Singled (Line drive) to
    Raul Mondesi vs Jason Johnson  M
    2-2 (6 pitches)
    Struck out looking. Eric Karros caught stealing 2b (double play)
    Todd Zeile vs Jason Johnson  M
    2-0 (3 pitches)
    8Singled (Line drive) to
    Garey Ingram vs Jason Johnson  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    7Singled (Line drive) to . Todd Zeile advanced to 2b
    Juan Castro vs Jason Johnson  M
    2-2 (6 pitches)
    Los Angeles Dodgers lead Pittsburgh Pirates 6-0


    Bottom Inning 2

    Joe Randa vs Dennys Reyes  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Jason Kendall vs Dennys Reyes  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    7Singled (Line drive) to
    Jose Guillen vs Dennys Reyes  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Doubled (Ground-rule) (Fly ball) to . Jason Kendall advanced to 3b
    Kevin Polcovich vs Dennys Reyes  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    5Singled (Groundball) to . Jason Kendall scored, Jose Guillen advanced to 3b5 on error by
    Emil Brown vs Dennys Reyes  M
    2-2 (6 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Abraham Nunez vs Dennys Reyes  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    9Tripled (Fly ball) to . Jose Guillen scored, Kevin Polcovich scored
    Jermaine Allensworth vs Dennys Reyes  M
    3-0 (4 pitches)
    Walked
    Mark Smith vs Dennys Reyes  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Los Angeles Dodgers lead Pittsburgh Pirates 6-3


    Top Inning 3

    Dennys Reyes vs Jason Christiansen  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Eric Young vs Jason Christiansen  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    8Singled (Line drive) to . advancement unknown
    Otis Nixon vs Jason Christiansen  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    1Singled (Bunt) to . Otis Nixon advanced to 2b1 on error by
    Mike Piazza vs Jason Christiansen  M
    3-0 (4 pitches)
    Intentional Walk
    Eric Karros vs Jason Christiansen  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Los Angeles Dodgers lead Pittsburgh Pirates 6-3


    Bottom Inning 3

    Eddie Williams vs Dennys Reyes  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Joe Randa vs Dennys Reyes  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    9Singled (Groundball) to
    Jason Kendall vs Dennys Reyes  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    46Flied out to
    Jason Kendall stole second base
    Jose Guillen vs Dennys Reyes  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Los Angeles Dodgers lead Pittsburgh Pirates 6-3


    Top Inning 4

    Raul Mondesi vs Jason Christiansen  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Todd Zeile vs Jason Christiansen  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Walked
    Garey Ingram vs Jason Christiansen  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Struck out swinging. Todd Zeile caught stealing 2b (double play)
    Los Angeles Dodgers lead Pittsburgh Pirates 6-3


    Bottom Inning 4

    Kevin Polcovich vs Dennys Reyes  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Dale Sveum vs Dennys Reyes  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Abraham Nunez vs Dennys Reyes  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Los Angeles Dodgers lead Pittsburgh Pirates 6-3


    Top Inning 5

    Juan Castro vs Marc Wilkins  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Dennys Reyes vs Marc Wilkins  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Eric Young vs Marc Wilkins  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    8Singled (Line drive) to
    Otis Nixon vs Marc Wilkins  M
    2-0 (3 pitches)
    Los Angeles Dodgers lead Pittsburgh Pirates 6-3


    Bottom Inning 5

    Jermaine Allensworth vs Dennys Reyes  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Mark Smith vs Dennys Reyes  M
    3-2 (7 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Eddie Williams vs Dennys Reyes  M
    3-2 (7 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Los Angeles Dodgers lead Pittsburgh Pirates 6-3


    Top Inning 6

    Mike Piazza vs Marc Wilkins  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Eric Karros vs Marc Wilkins  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Raul Mondesi vs Marc Wilkins  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Los Angeles Dodgers lead Pittsburgh Pirates 6-3


    Bottom Inning 6

    Joe Randa vs Dennys Reyes  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Jason Kendall vs Dennys Reyes  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Jose Guillen vs Dennys Reyes  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Los Angeles Dodgers lead Pittsburgh Pirates 6-3


    Top Inning 7

    Todd Zeile vs Jeff Wallace  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    7Singled (Groundball) to
    Garey Ingram vs Jeff Wallace  M
    3-0 (4 pitches)
    Walked. Todd Zeile advanced to 2b
    Juan Castro vs Jeff Wallace  M
    1-2 (5 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Dennys Reyes vs Jeff Wallace  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    15Flied out to . Garey Ingram advanced to 2b
    Eric Young vs Jeff Wallace  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    9Singled (Fly ball) to . Garey Ingram scored, Dennys Reyes advanced to 2b
    Otis Nixon vs Jeff Wallace  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    6Singled (Groundball) to . Dennys Reyes advanced to 3b, Eric Young advanced to 2b
    Mike Piazza vs Jeff Wallace  M
    2-0 (3 pitches)
    64Flied out to
    Los Angeles Dodgers lead Pittsburgh Pirates 7-3


    Bottom Inning 7

    Kevin Polcovich vs Dennys Reyes  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Turner Ward vs Dennys Reyes  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Abraham Nunez vs Dennys Reyes  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Singled
    Jermaine Allensworth vs Dennys Reyes  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    9Singled (Fly ball) to . Abraham Nunez advanced to 3b
    Mark Smith vs Darren Hall  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Singled . Abraham Nunez scored, Jermaine Allensworth advanced to 2b
    Eddie Williams vs Darren Hall  M
    2-0 (3 pitches)
    6Flied out to
    Los Angeles Dodgers lead Pittsburgh Pirates 7-4


    Top Inning 8

    Eric Karros vs Matt Ruebel  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Raul Mondesi vs Matt Ruebel  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Walked
    Todd Zeile vs Matt Ruebel  M
    2-2 (6 pitches)
    7Flied out to
    Garey Ingram vs Matt Ruebel  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    9Singled (Fly ball) to . Raul Mondesi advanced to 2b
    Juan Castro vs Matt Ruebel  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Los Angeles Dodgers lead Pittsburgh Pirates 7-4


    Bottom Inning 8

    Joe Randa vs Darren Hall  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Jason Kendall vs Darren Hall  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Al Martin vs Darren Hall  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Los Angeles Dodgers lead Pittsburgh Pirates 7-4


    Top Inning 9

    Billy Ashley vs Matt Ruebel  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Eric Young vs Matt Ruebel  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Otis Nixon vs Matt Ruebel  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    8Singled (Groundball) to
    Mike Piazza vs Matt Ruebel  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Homered . Otis Nixon scored
    Eric Karros vs Matt Ruebel  M
    2-2 (6 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Los Angeles Dodgers lead Pittsburgh Pirates 9-4


    Bottom Inning 9

    Kevin Polcovich vs Todd Worrell  M
    2-2 (6 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Turner Ward vs Todd Worrell  M
    1-2 (5 pitches)
    Homered
    Abraham Nunez vs Todd Worrell  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Jermaine Allensworth vs Todd Worrell  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Los Angeles Dodgers beat Pittsburgh Pirates 9-5


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