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BOXSCORE: 1977 Houston White Sox At 1977 Baltimore Pirates          5/30/1977
 
  White Sox          AB  R  H RBI AVG     Pirates            AB  R  H RBI AVG
  C.Cedeno CF         3  1  0  0 .274     C.Geronimo CF       4  1  2  1 .239  
  B.Downing C         5  1  1  4 .351     R.Stennett 2B       3  0  0  0 .264  
  R.Zisk RF           5  1  2  0 .237     D.Parker LF         3  0  0  0 .361  
  C.Johnson LF        3  2  2  0 .279     B.Robinson 1B       4  0  0  0 .330  
  B.Watson 1B         3  0  2  0 .285     B.Oglivie RF        4  0  0  0 .277  
  E.Soderholm 3B      4  0  2  3 .189     D.Decinces 3B       4  0  2  0 .262  
  A.Howe 2B           5  0  0  0 .151     M.May C             4  0  0  0 .162  
  B.Russell SS        4  1  1  0 .238     M.Belanger SS       3  0  1  0 .254  
  J.Niekro P          4  1  1  0 .160     J.Candelaria P      1  0  0  0 .133  
                                          T.Martinez P        0  0  0  0 .000  
                                          G.Jackson P         0  0  0  0 .000  
                                        A-A.Bumbry PH         0  0  0  0 .295  
                                          D.Martinez P        0  0  0  0 .000  
                     -- -- -- ---                            -- -- -- ---      
         Totals      36  7 11  7                 Totals      30  1  5  1
 
A-Pinch Hit For Jackson In 8th Inning
 
White Sox....... 0 1 0  0 0 2  4 0 0  -  7 11  0
Pirates......... 0 0 1  0 0 0  0 0 0  -  1  5  0
 
White Sox (28-27)        IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
J.Niekro WIN(4-5)         9       5   1   1   3   7   1   3.86
Totals                    9       5   1   1   3   7   1
 
Pirates (31-21)          IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
J.Candelaria LOSS(5-5)    6       9   6   6   3   5   0   4.17
T.Martinez                0       1   1   1   0   0   1   7.50
G.Jackson                 2       1   0   0   2   1   0   2.35
D.Martinez                1       0   0   0   2   0   0   2.03
Totals                    9      11   7   7   7   6   1
 
ATTENDANCE- 21,379 DATE- Monday, May 30th 1977 TIME- Day WEATHER- Bad
UMPIRES- Durwood Merrill, Don Denkinger, Dave Phillips, Larry McCoy
T- 2:42
LEFT ON BASE- White Sox: 9  Pirates: 6
DOUBLE PLAYS- White Sox: 0  Pirates: 1
DOUBLES- C.Johnson-2(6th), C.Geronimo(5th), D.Decinces-2(8th)
HOME RUNS- B.Downing(2nd), C.Geronimo(4th)
CAUGHT STEALING- D.Parker
SACRIFICE HITS- J.Candelaria
WALKS- C.Cedeno-2, C.Johnson-2, B.Watson-2, E.Soderholm, R.Stennett, D.Parker,
       A.Bumbry
STRIKE OUTS- C.Cedeno, B.Downing-2, A.Howe, J.Niekro-2, C.Geronimo-2, D.Parker,
             B.Robinson-2, B.Oglivie, D.Decinces
GIDP- B.Russell
BALKS- G.Jackson
2-out RBI- E.Soderholm-2
 
Joe Niekro pitched a complete game and Eric Soderholm had 2 base hits and 3
RBI as the Houston White Sox defeated the Baltimore Pirates by a score of 7
to 1 at Three Rivers Stadium.
 
Niekro(4-5) looked very much in control throughout the day.  He didn't give up
much, just 5 hits and 3 walks in 9 innings dropping his ERA from 4.25 to
3.86.  Houston managed 11 hits in their victory.  
 
John Candelaria(5-5) was the loser.  He was knocked around by Houston,
allowing 9 hits and 3 walks in 6 innings.  Wth the win Houston now has a
record of 28-27.  With the loss Baltimore now has a record of 31-21.