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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Chicago Cubs 63-60L132613000 000 030 360
Houston Astros 57-68W1165918020 400 20x 8130
Date of Game:  Monday, August 21, 1978
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones
  • Jose Cruz - 4 hits

  • Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

     
    Chicago CubsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Rodney Scott3b24.309311010.288462340617
    Greg Grosscf26.020311010.262936371332
    Bill Buckner1b28.250401201.304839772504
    Bobby Murcerrf32.093300011.276114152074812
    Larry Biittnerlf33.025302001.268957494440
        Mike Vailph-lf26.285100000.304622612221
    Manny Trillo2b27.239300000.2631146153410
        Mick Kelleher2b31.027100001.26544322020
    Ivan DeJesusss25.224401000.26612136432626
    Tim Blackwellc26.002400002.20823147030
    Rick Reuschelp29.097100001.11126229010
        Gene Clinesph31.319100001.265878370134
        Ken Holtzmanp32.291010010.33317252000
        Davey Johnsonph35.203100001.2105614203160
    Totals: 3236249.1889818564 

    Houston Astros Batting Stats

     
    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Terry Puhlcf22.044512000.29511717732622
    Julio Gonzalez2b25.239501002.238521621102
    Enos Cabell1b28.317210011.28912565165426
        Bruce Bochyc23.127100000.2542323130
    Jose Cruzrf31.013424400.302119973106925
    Art Howe3b31.249411001.2901103487502
    Denny Wallinglf24.126412100.241891041196
    Jimmy Sextonss26.250312210.1836680158
    Luis Pujolsc-1b22.277300002.12440461100
    J.R. Richardp28.167311101.16229172060
        Joe Sambitop26.054100001.00050124000
    Totals: 35813828.3718202860 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Art Howe (32), Jimmy Sexton (1), Denny Walling (6)
    HR:  Jose Cruz (10)
    RBIs:  Bill Buckner 2 (50), Jose Cruz 4 (69), J.R. Richard (6), Jimmy Sexton 2 (5), Denny Walling (19)
    SH:  Luis Pujols (2)
    GDP:  Greg Gross (5)

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

     
    Chicago CubsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Rick Reuschel  (L 12-11)29.097510660403.051.1064226239
    Ken Holtzman32.29133222415.401.75139421421
    Pitching Totals:81388281 1913647660

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

     
    Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    J.R. Richard  (W 13-11)28.1677.25334603.031.2241241728175
    Joe Sambito26.0541.11000302.631.291613350124
    Pitching Totals:9633490 57372078299

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Joe Sambito; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Rick Reuschel 6-4-2;  Ken Holtzman 13-9-4;  J.R. Richard 41-24-17;  Joe Sambito 16-13-3; 
    Batters Faced:  Rick Reuschel 25;  Ken Holtzman 14;  J.R. Richard 31;  Joe Sambito 5; 
    Time of Game:  2:27    Attendance:  9,906
    Umpires:   Home:   Lee Weyer  1B  Ed Montague  2B  Harry Wendelstedt  3B  Dutch Rennert 


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