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Montreal Expos 47-55L6000 000 000 040
Houston Astros 44-56W3000 111 11x 5131
Date of Game:  Wednesday, July 26, 1978
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones
  • Joe Niekro - Complete game/Shutout

  • Montreal Expos Batting Stats

    Montreal ExposPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Stan Papi2b27.172400001.2624061060
    Del Unsercf33.229400001.2098814852112
    Ellis Valentinerf23.361401000.3059833117589
    Tony Perez1b36.073201010.2969719778531
    Larry Parrish3b24.258301000.2779454110450
    Warren Cromartielf24.300300001.275992956356
    Chris Speierss28.028301000.2499211244330
    Ed Herrmannc31.333300000.13628914020
    Ross Grimsleyp28.200200000.16121125040
        Darold Knowlesp36.229000000.25038687000
        Tom Huttonph32.097100000.24770740291
        Mike Garmanp28.313000000.00035279000
    Totals: 2904013.1388008559 

    Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Terry Puhlcf22.018401000.2919215232016
    Mike Fischlinss22.317401001.1343144001
    Enos Cabell3b28.291422101.29110062664523
    Bob Watson1b32.107312200.28497128211602
        Julio Gonzalezpr-2b25.213000000.23627137040
    Art Howe2b31.223400000.288953336382
        Dave Bergman1b25.050000000.2096375041
    Wilbur Howardlf29.199402000.24754436183
    Jose Cruzrf30.353312010.2849494875117
    Luis Pujolsc22.251311000.14427331100
    Joe Niekrop33.261302200.27320374050
    Totals: 32513512.4067004440 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Wilbur Howard (3), Joe Niekro (2), Luis Pujols (6), Bob Watson (20)
    3B:  Enos Cabell (4)
    HR:  Enos Cabell (6), Bob Watson (11)
    RBIs:  Enos Cabell (45), Joe Niekro 2 (5), Bob Watson 2 (60)
    SB:  Terry Puhl (16)
    SH:  Luis Pujols (1)
    SF:  Bob Watson (9)
    GDP:  Tom Hutton (7), Luis Pujols (5)

    Montreal Expos Pitching Stats

    Ross Grimsley  (L 12-8)28.200611440213.461.2600023253
    Darold Knowles36.22910000002.601.2500038693
    Mike Garman28.31312111015.281.2800035281
    Pitching Totals:81355122 000961227

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Joe Niekro  (W 7-8)33.26194001304.841.4300022386
    Pitching Totals:9400130 00022386

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Ross Grimsley; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ross Grimsley 0-0-0;  Darold Knowles 0-0-0;  Mike Garman 0-0-0;  Joe Niekro 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Ross Grimsley 27;  Darold Knowles 2;  Mike Garman 6;  Joe Niekro 30; 
    Time of Game:  2:05    Attendance:  8,465
    Umpires:   Home:   John McSherry  1B  Paul Runge  2B  Bob Engel  3B  Jerry Dale 

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