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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Astros 57-63W315.53715101 010 010 490
Atlanta Braves 41-76L43061225001 000 000 1103
Date of Game:  Tuesday, August 16, 1977
Stadium:  Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Jose Cruz - 3 stolen bases
  • Dick Ruthven - 1st career home run

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Terry Puhllf21.039421011.2622828064
    Rob Sperring2b27.310503100.23039189170
    Cesar Cedenocf26.172411111.240106106794442
    Bob Watson1b31.128411010.286112114613744
    Jose Cruzrf30.008502000.294116813126135
    Joe Fergusonc30.331400011.24610659214495
    Art Howe3b30.244200030.270851988390
    Roger Metzgerss29.311401000.181659380101
    Mark Lemongellop22.026300000.0582731000
        Bo McLaughlinp23.297000000.0003349000
    Totals: 3549273.2577175051 

    Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

    Atlanta BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Rowland Officecf24.295502000.257874442271
    Barry Bonnell3b23.293402010.28670701304
    Jeff Burroughsrf26.162402011.27511581530844
    Willie Montanez1b29.137300010.27891102915481
    Gary Matthewslf27.042401000.283103697124215
    Biff Pocorobac24.022400000.277892106362
    Rod Gilbreath2b24.326301010.2411003556353
    Jerry Roysterss24.302400001.20111128942122
    Dick Ruthvenp26.142212100.26717121130
        Dave Campbellp25.348000000.0004444000
        Brian Asselstineph23.327100000.2005667261
        Duane Theissp23.269000000.00044000
        Joe Nolanph26.096000010.3004654260
        Pat Rockettpr22.219000000.2484953090
    Totals: 34110152.2949824252 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Gary Matthews (19), Rob Sperring 2 (3)
    3B:  Dick Ruthven (1)
    HR:  Dick Ruthven (1)
    RBIs:  Cesar Cedeno (44), Dick Ruthven (3), Rob Sperring (7)
    SB:  Cesar Cedeno 2 (42), Jose Cruz 3 (35)
    CS: Barry Bonnell (2), Cesar Cedeno (10), Jose Cruz (14)
    SH:  Mark Lemongello (5)
    GDP:  Barry Bonnell (6)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Mark Lemongello  (W 5-13)22.026810115113.671.420002630
    Bo McLaughlin  (Sv 4)23.29710000104.251.390003451
    Pitching Totals:91011521 0006081

    Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

    Dick Ruthven  (L 4-9)26.14267315203.821.4700017124
    Dave Campbell25.34810000004.061.370004444
    Duane Theiss23.26922112103.603.0000044
    Pitching Totals:9942730 00065172

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Dick Ruthven; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Mark Lemongello 0-0-0;  Bo McLaughlin 0-0-0;  Dick Ruthven 0-0-0;  Dave Campbell 0-0-0;  Duane Theiss 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Mark Lemongello 37;  Bo McLaughlin 2;  Dick Ruthven 32;  Dave Campbell 2;  Duane Theiss 9; 
    Time of Game:  2:53    Attendance:  6,759
    Umpires:   Home:   Ed Montague  1B  John Kibler  2B  Nick Colosi  3B  Frank Pulli 

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