The Pittsburgh Pirates decisively defeated the Houston Astros, 9 to 5, on September 1, 1996.

Final

HOU

Astros

74-64

5

PIT

Pirates

57-79

9

1

0

1

2

0

1

3

0

1

4

0

0

5

4

0

6

0

0

7

0

6

8

1

0

9

0

R

5

9

H

5

8

E

1

0

Summary

Player Stats

Bottom 1st

HOU

PIT

Pirates

Home run by Jeff King.

0

1

Bottom 2nd

HOU

PIT

Pirates

Home run by Carlos Garcia.

0

2

Bottom 3rd

HOU

PIT

Pirates

Home run by Al Martin.

0

3

Top 5th

HOU

PIT

Astros

Double by Orlando Miller; James Mouton and Tony Eusebio scored.

2

3

Astros

Double by Jeff Bagwell; Orlando Miller scored.

3

3

Astros

Sean Berry walked; Craig Biggio scored.

4

3

Bottom 7th

HOU

PIT

Pirates

John Wehner groundedout; Mike Kingery scored.

4

4

Pirates

Single by Jermaine Allensworth; Jason Kendall and Carlos Garcia scored.

4

6

Pirates

Double by Nelson Liriano; Mark Johnson, Al Martin, and Jermaine Allensworth scored.

4

9

Top 8th

HOU

PIT

Astros

Single by Tony Eusebio; Derek Bell scored.

5

9

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