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Thursday May 17, 1973
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The Pirates knocked out Steve Carlton in the seventh inning and scored three runs to defeat the Phillies, 5-2. Gene Alley started the outburst with a single. Milt May and Rennie Stennett walked to load the bases. When Mike Schmidt bobbled a smash by Gene Clines, Alley scored to break the 2-2 tie. Dave Cash then doubled to drive in two extra runs. [The Sporting News]


Pittsburgh Pirates 5, Philadelphia Phillies 2

Game Played on Thursday, May 17, 1973 (Night game) at Three Rivers Stadium

Phillies     0  1  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   2  8  1
Pirates      2  0  0    0  0  0    3  0  x  -   5  6  0


Phillies             AB   R   H RBI    BB  SO    AVG      Pirates              AB   R   H RBI    BB  SO    AVG
Tovar 2b              5   0   0   0     0   0   .276      Clines cf             4   0   0   1     0   0   .286
Unser cf              4   0   1   1     0   0   .290      Cash 2b               3   1   2   2     1   1   .330
  Pagan ph            1   0   0   0     0   0   .100      Sanguillen rf         3   0   1   0     1   0   .331
Montanez rf,1b        3   0   2   0     1   0   .233      Robertson 1b          4   1   1   1     0   1   .299
Luzinski lf           4   0   1   0     0   1   .218      Zisk lf               3   0   1   1     0   0   .200
Hutton 1b             3   0   0   0     0   1   .300        Rooker p            1   0   0   0     0   0   .000
  Harmon ph           1   0   0   0     0   0   .226      Gonzalez 3b           4   0   0   0     0   2   .154
  Anderson rf         0   0   0   0     0   0   .246      Alley ss              4   1   1   0     0   1   .234
Schmidt 3b            3   1   0   0     1   1   .232      May c                 2   1   0   0     1   0   .306
Ryan c                4   0   1   0     0   2   .222      Moose p               2   0   0   0     0   1   .167
Bowa ss               4   0   1   1     0   0   .214        Stennett ph,lf      0   1   0   0     1   0   .209
Carlton p             2   1   1   0     1   0   .129
  Wilson p            0   0   0   0     0   0   .000
  B. Robinson ph      1   0   1   0     0   0   .304

Totals               35   2   8   2     3   5             Totals               30   5   6   5     4   6

Time of Game: 1:57   Attendance:  6,885
Left on Base: Phillies 9, Pirates 5
DP: Phillies 1, Pirates 0
Errors: Schmidt
Doubles: Carlton (1), Unser (1), B. Robinson (8), Robertson (8), Cash (4)
Triples: Zisk (1)
GIDP: Robertson (7)


Phillies               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP    ERA
Carlton L(4-6)          6.1   6   5   4   3   5   0  29   3.84
Wilson                  1.2   0   0   0   1   1   0   5   3.26
Totals                  8     6   5   4   4   6   0  34

Pirates                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP    ERA
Moose W(3-3)            7     7   2   2   3   5   0  31   3.72
Rooker SV(4)            2     1   0   0   0   0   0   7   0.98
Totals                  9     8   2   2   3   5   0  38

Umpires: HP - John McSherry, 1B - Ed Sudol, 2B - Chris Pelekoudas, 3B - Nick Colosi


PHILLIES 1ST: Tovar grounded out (third to first); Unser
grounded out (pitcher to first); Montanez flied out to left; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Clines grounded out (second to first); Cash singled
to left; Sanguillen flied out to left; Robertson doubled to left
[Cash scored]; Zisk tripled [Robertson scored]; Gonzalez struck
out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 0, Pirates 2.

PHILLIES 2ND: Luzinski struck out; Hutton struck out; Schmidt
walked; Ryan singled to left [Schmidt to second]; Bowa singled
to center [Schmidt scored, Ryan to second]; Carlton walked [Ryan
to third, Bowa to second]; Tovar flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 3 LOB.  Phillies 1, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 2ND: Alley flied out to right; May flied out to center;
Moose struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 1, Pirates 2.

PHILLIES 3RD: Unser grounded out (pitcher to first); Montanez
singled to center; Luzinski singled to right [Montanez to
second]; Hutton flied out to left; Schmidt struck out; 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 1, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 3RD: Clines grounded out (shortstop to first); Cash
walked; Sanguillen flied out to left [Cash to second]; Robertson
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 1, Pirates 2.

PHILLIES 4TH: Ryan struck out; Bowa made an out to shortstop;
Carlton flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 1,
Pirates 2.

PIRATES 4TH: Zisk grounded out (second to first); Gonzalez
struck out; Alley flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
Phillies 1, Pirates 2.

PHILLIES 5TH: Tovar flied out to center; Unser flied out to
left; Montanez singled to center; Luzinski forced Montanez
(third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 1, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 5TH: May grounded out (first unassisted); Moose popped
to first; Clines flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
Phillies 1, Pirates 2.

PHILLIES 6TH: Hutton grounded out (second to first); Schmidt
grounded out (shortstop to first); Ryan was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 1, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 6TH: Cash struck out; Sanguillen singled to left;
Robertson flied out to center; Zisk flied out to right; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 1, Pirates 2.

PHILLIES 7TH: Bowa lined to right; Carlton doubled to center;
Tovar lined to shortstop; Unser doubled to right [Carlton
scored]; Montanez was walked intentionally; Luzinski flied out
to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 2, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 7TH: Gonzalez grounded out (first unassisted); Alley
singled to center; May walked [Alley to second]; STENNETT BATTED
FOR MOOSE; Stennett walked [Alley to third, May to second];
Clines reached on an error by Schmidt [Alley scored (RBI), May
to third, Stennett to second, Clines to first]; Cash doubled to
left [May scored, Stennett scored (unearned), Clines to third];
WILSON REPLACED CARLTON (PITCHING); Sanguillen was walked
intentionally; Robertson grounded into a double play (shortstop
to second to first) [Sanguillen out at second]; 3 R (2 ER), 2 H,
1 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 2, Pirates 5.

PHILLIES 8TH: ROOKER REPLACED ZISK (PITCHING); STENNETT STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING LF); HARMON BATTED FOR HUTTON; Harmon grounded
out (second to first); Schmidt flied out to right; Ryan flied
out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 2, Pirates 5.

PIRATES 8TH: ANDERSON REPLACED HARMON (PLAYING RF); MONTANEZ
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); Rooker grounded out (shortstop
to first); Gonzalez grounded out (second to first); Alley struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 2, Pirates 5.

PHILLIES 9TH: Bowa flied out to left; B. ROBINSON BATTED FOR
WILSON; B. Robinson doubled; Tovar flied out to left; PAGAN
BATTED FOR UNSER; Pagan grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 2, Pirates 5.



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