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Scores
Standings
BOS
@BAL
6
8
WSA
@CLE
2
3
NYY
@DET
2
7
CHW
@MIN
3
8
SFG
@LAD
1
2
 
(13)
CIN
@NYM
4
0
STL
@PHI
3
5
ATL
@PIT
2
5
Tuesday, May 17, 1966,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 7,938, Time of Game: 2:29
Braves
2
15-19
 Lost 2 
8th, 8 GB
at Pirates
5
16-13
 Won 1 
4th, 4½ GB
W: Bob Veale (4-2)
S: Roy Face (4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  0  1   0  1  0   0  0  0    2  6  1
Pirates         0  0  0   0  0  3   2  0  X    5  8  0
RetroSheet has deduced an incomplete play-by-play account of this game.

Atlanta Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Felipe Alou 1B-RF 4 1 1 0 1 2 5 .289 .316 .500 .816 13 0 2B
Woody Woodward SS 2 0 1 0 1 0 3 .265 .367 .338 .705 1 6
   Eddie Mathews 3B 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .173 .283 .269 .553 0 1
Hank Aaron RF-2B 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 .227 .311 .545 .856 1 0 HR
Joe Torre C 1 0 0 0 4 0 5 .296 .392 .546 .938 3 1 IW
   Billy O'Dell 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Rico Carty LF 4 0 1 1 0 1 5 .250 .333 .333 .667 0 0 SF
Denis Menke 3B-SS 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .253 .392 .456 .847 0 3
   Sandy Alomar SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .120 .154 .120 .274 0 1
Frank Bolling 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .172 .200 .190 .390 3 2
   Marty Keough 1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .063 .118 .063 .180 1 0
Gary Geiger CF 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .258 .338 .387 .725 2 0
Wade Blasingame P 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .250 .250 .250 .500 0 0
   Lee Thomas 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .193 .242 .370 .612
   Clay Carroll P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Team Totals 32 2 6 2 8 9 41 .188 .341 .313 .654 24 14
2B: F Alou (8).
HR: H Aaron (12).
SF: R Carty (1).
IBB: J Torre (1).
TB: H Aaron 5; F Alou 2; L Thomas; R Carty; W Woodward.
RBI: R Carty (9); H Aaron (23).
Team LOB: 12.
Fielding
E: G Geiger (1).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Manny Mota CF-LF 4 2 2 1 0 0 4 .333 .388 .533 .921 1 0 2B,SB
Gene Alley SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .227 .292 .364 .655 2 2
Roberto Clemente RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .298 .338 .444 .782 3 0 IW
Jim Pagliaroni C 3 0 0 0 1 2 4 .286 .340 .464 .805 10 0
Donn Clendenon 1B 4 0 3 2 0 0 4 .255 .325 .368 .693 6 0
Bill Mazeroski 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .235 .270 .322 .592 0 0 GDP
Andre Rodgers LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .150 .227 .150 .377 3 0
   Matty Alou CF 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .330 .362 .540 .902 0 0
Jose Pagan 3B 3 2 1 0 0 0 4 .291 .305 .418 .723 1 3 HBP
Bob Veale P 2 1 1 1 0 1 2 .182 .182 .182 .364 0 0
   Pete Mikkelsen P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   Roy Face P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 1 0
Team Totals 32 5 8 4 2 5 35 .250 .314 .281 .596 27 5
2B: M Mota (4).
IBB: R Clemente (2).
HBP: J Pagan (1).
TB: M Mota 3; D Clendenon 3; B Veale; M Alou; J Pagan.
GIDP: B Mazeroski (6).
RBI: D Clendenon 2 (17); M Mota (7); B Veale (2).
Team LOB: 6.
Baserunning
SB: M Mota (3).

Atlanta Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Wade Blasingame, L (1-3) 7 6 5 5 1 5 0 5.51 29 49
Clay Carroll 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 1.30 6
Team Totals 8 8 5 5 2 5 0 5.62 35 49

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bob Veale, W (4-2) 6 5 2 2 5 7 1 3.25 28 56
Pete Mikkelsen 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 4.15 5
Roy Face, S (4) 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 2.35 8
Team Totals 9 6 2 2 8 9 1 2.00 41 56
Balks: None.
WP: W Blasingame 2 (4); B Veale (3).
HBP: W Blasingame (2).
IBB: W Blasingame (2); B Veale (3).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Frank Secory, 1B - Ken Burkhart, 2B - Chris Pelekoudas, 3B - Bob Engel.
Time of Game: 2:29.
Attendance: 7,938.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Atlanta Braves         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Felipe Alou 1B 1 Manny Mota CF
2 Woody Woodward SS 2 Gene Alley SS
3 Hank Aaron RF 3 Roberto Clemente RF
4 Joe Torre C 4 Jim Pagliaroni C
5 Rico Carty LF 5 Donn Clendenon 1B
6 Denis Menke 3B 6 Bill Mazeroski 2B
7 Frank Bolling 2B 7 Andre Rodgers LF
8 Gary Geiger CF 8 Jose Pagan 3B
9 Wade Blasingame P 9 Bob Veale P

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