Pittsburgh Pirates 9, Houston Astros 3

Regular Season Game 48

Doubleheader Opener

Played on Friday, May 30, 1969 (D) at Forbes Field

HOU N 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 3 5 1 PIT N 0 0 1 3 0 0 2 3 x - 9 17 0

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO ABlefary 1b 3 1 1 0 1 0 6 0 Morgan 2b 3 1 0 0 1 2 1 4 Wynn cf 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 Miller rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 Menke ss 4 0 2 2 0 0 3 2 Rader 3b 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 Alou lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 0 Edwards c 4 0 0 0 0 1 8 0 Lemaster p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 Guinn p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 Womack p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Geiger ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Coombs p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals30 3 5 2 5 7 24 9FIELDING -DP:1. Menke-Morgan-Blefary.E:Rader (10).BATTING -2B:Blefary (8,off Bunning).Team LOB:5.

Pittsburgh PiratesAB R H RBI BB SO PO AAlou cf 5 1 3 1 0 0 2 0 Davis cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Hebner 3b 4 0 2 1 0 1 1 0 Stargell lf 5 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 Martinez pr,lf 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 Clemente rf 4 2 2 2 1 2 1 0 Sanguillen c 5 0 1 2 0 1 7 0 Alley ss 5 2 2 1 0 0 2 4 Oliver 1b 4 0 2 1 0 0 8 2 Mazeroski 2b 3 1 3 1 1 0 2 0 Bunning p 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 1Totals39 9 17 9 2 6 27 7FIELDING -TP:1. Oliver-Alley-Oliver-Hebner.BATTING -2B:Hebner (11,off Lemaster); Alou 2 (17,off Lemaster,off Coombs); Mazeroski (5,off Guinn); Oliver (4,off Womack).3B:Clemente (1,off Lemaster).SF:Hebner (1,off Guinn).GDP:Alley (2,off Coombs).IBB:Mazeroski (1,by Womack).Team LOB:9.

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPLemaster L(3-6) 3.1 9 4 4 0 2 0 19 Guinn 3 2 1 1 1 4 0 12 Womack 0.2 2 1 1 1 0 0 5 Coombs 1 4 3 3 0 0 0 6Totals8 17 9 9 2 6 0 42IBB:Womack (3,Mazeroski).Inherited Runners - Scored:Guinn 2-1; Womack 1-1. .

Pittsburgh PiratesIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPBunning W(5-4) 9 5 3 3 5 7 0 35BK:Bunning (1).Umpires:HP - Dick Stello, 1B - Augie Donatelli, 2B - Mel Steiner, 3B - Bob EngelTime of Game:2:41 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros Pittsburgh Pirates 1. Blefary 1b Alou cf 2. Morgan 2b Hebner 3b 3. Wynn cf Stargell lf 4. Miller rf Clemente rf 5. Menke ss Sanguillen c 6. Rader 3b Alley ss 7. Alou lf Oliver 1b 8. Edwards c Mazeroski 2b 9. Lemaster p Bunning p ASTROS 1ST: Blefary walked; Morgan walked [Blefary to second]; Wynn walked [Blefary to third, Morgan to second]; Bunning balked [Blefary scored, Morgan to third, Wynn to second]; Miller struck out; Menke singled [Morgan scored, Wynn scored, Menke to second (on throw to home)]; Rader flied to left; Alou was called out on strikes; 3 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 0. PIRATES 1ST: Alou singled; Hebner doubled [Alou to third]; Stargell popped to shortstop in foul territory; Clemente was called out on strikes; Sanguillen grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 0. ASTROS 2ND: Edwards struck out; Lemaster grounded out (shortstop to first); Blefary doubled; Morgan grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 0. PIRATES 2ND: Alley popped to shortstop in foul territory; Oliver flied to left; Mazeroski singled; Bunning struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 0. ASTROS 3RD: Wynn struck out; Miller flied to center; Menke popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 0. PIRATES 3RD: Alou grounded out (second to first); Hebner singled; Stargell forced Hebner (shortstop unassisted); Clemente tripled [Stargell scored]; Sanguillen flied to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 1. ASTROS 4TH: Rader walked; Alou singled [Rader to second]; Edwards hit into a triple play (first to shortstop to first to third) [Rader out at third, Alou out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 1. PIRATES 4TH: Alley singled; Oliver singled [Alley to third]; Mazeroski singled [Alley scored, Oliver to second]; Bunning forced Oliver (pitcher to third) [Mazeroski to second, Bunning to first]; Alou doubled [Mazeroski scored, Bunning to third]; GUINN REPLACED LEMASTER (PITCHING); Hebner reached on an error by Rader on a sacrifice fly [Bunning scored (RBI), Alou out at home (third to catcher), Hebner to second]; Stargell singled [Hebner to third]; Clemente struck out; 3 R, 5 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 4. ASTROS 5TH: Guinn popped to shortstop; Blefary flied out to left; Morgan struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 4. PIRATES 5TH: Sanguillen was called out on strikes; Alley flied out to left; Oliver popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 4. ASTROS 6TH: Wynn popped to first in foul territory; Miller grounded out (shortstop to first); Menke grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 4. PIRATES 6TH: Mazeroski doubled; Bunning grounded out (pitcher to first); Alou flied out to left; Hebner was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 4. ASTROS 7TH: Rader grounded out (pitcher to first); Alou flied out to left; Edwards flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 4. PIRATES 7TH: Stargell was called out on strikes; Clemente walked; WOMACK REPLACED GUINN (PITCHING); Sanguillen grounded out (second to first) [Clemente to second]; Alley singled [Clemente scored]; Oliver doubled [Alley scored]; Mazeroski was walked intentionally; Bunning grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 6. ASTROS 8TH: GEIGER BATTED FOR WOMACK; Geiger struck out; Blefary flied out to center; Morgan struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 6. PIRATES 8TH: COOMBS REPLACED GEIGER (PITCHING); Alou doubled; Hebner flied out to left; Stargell singled [Alou to third]; MARTINEZ RAN FOR STARGELL; Clemente singled [Alou scored, Martinez to third, Clemente to second (on throw to 3b)]; Sanguillen singled [Martinez scored, Clemente scored]; Alley grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Sanguillen out at second]; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 9. ASTROS 9TH: MARTINEZ STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); DAVIS REPLACED ALOU (PLAYING CF); Wynn singled; Miller forced Wynn (first to shortstop); Menke singled [Miller to second]; Rader walked [Miller to third, Menke to second]; Alou flied out to left; Edwards popped to second; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. Astros 3, Pirates 9. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 3 5 1 5 Pirates 9 17 0 9

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