1970 Baseball Replay

Tuesday, April 21, 1970 ~ Forbes Field

Houston
7
Pittsburgh
10
The Machine, Willie Stargell (7 runs batted in)
Bombs Away!, Willie Stargell (3 homeruns)

Player of the Game

22366
Game Score: 93

Attendance

3,589 (10.3%)

Starters' Game Scores

HOU: Larry Dierker : 45 PIT: Bob Veale : 58

Game Notes

Willie Stargell hit three home runs and drove in 7 runs. Stargell's third home run in the 8th off Houston reliever Jack Dilauro put the Bucs ahead, 9-8.

Head to Head

Date Away Home
4/20 HOU 6 PIT 11
4/21 HOU 7 PIT 10
4/22 HOU 1 PIT 5
5/7 PIT 2 HOU 5
5/8 PIT 10 HOU 2
5/9 PIT 6 HOU 7
5/10 PIT 9 HOU 1
7/20 PIT HOU
7/21 PIT HOU
7/24 HOU PIT
7/25 HOU PIT
7/26 HOU PIT
PIT 5 wins vs. HOU 2 wins
7 played of 12 total games
		
		

		
American League
  • DET 8 @ CLE 6
    Bill Freehan homered in the tenth to lift the Bengals over the Tribe.
  • NYY 5 @ WSA 6
    Light hitting Tim Cullen stuns the pinstripes with a two-run pinch-hit and game-winning double in the 9th off reliever Steve Hamilton.
  • KCR 3 @ OAK 2
    Bob Oliver's 8th inning home run lifted the Royals over Catfish Hunter and the Oakland A's.

    Royals PH Joe Keough was finally retired after opening the season 7-for-7 with 2 triples and 2 home runs.
National League
  • HOU 7 @ PIT 10
    Willie Stargell hit three home runs and drove in 7 runs. Stargell's third home run in the 8th off Houston reliever Jack Dilauro put the Bucs ahead, 9-8.