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Strat-O-Matic Report





BOXSCORE: 1977 Baltimore Pirates At 1977 Houston White Sox           7/4/1977
 
  Pirates            AB  R  H RBI AVG     White Sox          AB  R  H RBI AVG
  R.Stennett 2B       5  0  2  0 .267     J.Cruz RF           4  0  2  0 .287  
  M.Belanger SS       5  0  0  0 .235     C.Cedeno CF         3  0  1  0 .255  
  D.Parker RF         5  1  2  0 .361     J.Essian C          3  0  0  0 .225  
  W.Stargell 1B       2  0  0  0 .217   C-E.Herrmann C        1  0  0  0 .259  
A-E.Murray 1B         3  0  0  0 .250     O.Gamble LF         3  0  1  0 .281  
  C.Geronimo CF       4  1  1  0 .241     B.Watson 1B         3  0  0  0 .272  
  S.Kemp LF           3  0  0  0 .179     J.Orta 2B           3  0  0  0 .278  
  D.Decinces 3B       3  0  2  1 .283     E.Soderholm 3B      2  0  0  0 .231  
  R.Dempsey C         1  0  0  0 .211     B.Russell SS        3  0  0  0 .240  
B-M.May C             2  0  0  0 .183     J.Sambito P         0  0  0  0 .000  
  J.Palmer P          4  0  0  0 .068     D.Rau P             2  0  0  0 .133  
                                          B.McLaughlin P      0  0  0  0 .000  
                                        D-A.Howe SS           1  0  0  0 .200  
                     -- -- -- ---                            -- -- -- ---      
         Totals      37  2  7  1                 Totals      28  0  4  0
 
A-Subbed Defensively (1B) For Stargell In 3rd Inning
B-Subbed Defensively (C ) For Dempsey In 5th Inning
C-Subbed Defensively (C ) For Essian In 7th Inning
D-Subbed Defensively (SS) For McLaughlin In 8th Inning
 
INJURY: Willie Stargell INJURED (for 2 more games) in 3rd inning
INJURY: Rick Dempsey INJURED (for 1 more game) in 5th inning
INJURY: Jim Essian INJURED (for 8 more games) in 6th inning
 
Pirates......... 0 0 0  0 0 2  0 0 0  -  2  7  0
White Sox....... 0 0 0  0 0 0  0 0 0  -  0  4  2
 
Pirates (51-34)          IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
J.Palmer WIN(10-2)        9       4   0   0   3   4   0   2.74
Totals                    9       4   0   0   3   4   0
 
White Sox (45-45)        IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
D.Rau LOSS(1-6)           5 2/3   7   2   1   1   4   0   5.07
B.McLaughlin              1 2/3   0   0   0   1   2   0   4.57
J.Sambito                 1 2/3   0   0   0   1   1   0   3.53
Totals                    9       7   2   1   3   7   0
 
ATTENDANCE- 26,815 DATE- Monday, July 4th 1977 TIME- Night WEATHER- Average
UMPIRES- Larry Barnett, Jim Evans, Vic Voltaggio, Marty Springstead
T- 2:41
LEFT ON BASE- Pirates:11  White Sox: 6
DOUBLE PLAYS- Pirates: 2  White Sox: 0
ERRORS- B.Watson, B.Russell
DOUBLES- D.Decinces(17th)
STOLEN BASES- R.Stennett-2(20th), C.Cedeno(47th)
SACRIFICE HITS- E.Soderholm
WALKS- S.Kemp, D.Decinces, R.Dempsey, C.Cedeno, O.Gamble, J.Orta
HIT BY PITCH- B.Watson
STRIKE OUTS- W.Stargell, E.Murray, C.Geronimo, R.Dempsey, J.Palmer-3,
             B.Watson-2, J.Orta, B.Russell
GIDP- J.Essian, B.Watson
BALKS- D.Rau
WILD PITCHES- B.McLaughlin
2-out RBI- D.Decinces
WEB GEMS- Top 2nd: Cesar Cedeno robbed Cesar Geronimo of a Homerun!
 
Third baseman Doug Decinces had 2 base hits and Jim Palmer blanked Houston in
a very well-pitched complete game as the Baltimore Pirates topped the Houston
White Sox by a score of 2 to 0 at Comiskey Park.
 
Palmer(10-2) was on top of his game.  He gave up just 4 hits and 3 walks in 9
innings.  Baltimore banged out 7 hits on the night.  
 
Doug Rau(1-6) was tagged with the loss.  He allowed 7 hits and 1 walk in 5 and
2/3 innings.