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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Cincinnati Reds 38-36L2310 010 000 550
Houston Astros 46-30W2100 000 05x 6101
Date of Game:  Tuesday, June 26, 1979
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones
  • George Foster - 2 home runs

  • Cincinnati Reds Batting Stats

    Cincinnati RedsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dave Concepcionss31.009500000.29072127083913
    Joe Morgan2b35.281411101.26052195831211
    Ken Griffeyrf29.077311011.2956677162311
    George Fosterlf30.207422400.3356599819630
    Dan Driessen1b27.333301010.2607081112427
    Johnny Benchc31.202200021.2516216937303
    Ray Knight3b26.180100000.309712482223
        Rick Auerbach3b29.131300001.15423523030
    Cesar Geronimocf31.107210020.2496212031191
    Paul Moskaup25.188200000.0711360030
        Doug Bairp29.308000000.00031150000
        Dave Tomlinp30.004000000.00033348000
        Ken Hendersonph33.011100000.250111339020
    Totals: 3055564.16763111372 

    Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Terry Puhlcf22.353511002.2787428351914
    Craig Reynoldsss26.181401000.290703910216
    Cesar Cedeno1b28.121411000.25769122143219
    Jose Cruzlf31.323211120.27675108244118
    Enos Cabell3b29.261400001.2667075843318
    Denny Wallingrf25.070412301.380351703160
    Alan Ashbyc27.354402000.239634661240
        Jimmy Sextonpr27.194010000.17623125000
        Bruce Bochyc24.071000000.1912781140
    Rafael Landestoy2b26.029211020.19459133042
    Joe Niekrop34.231000000.09818405020
        Reggie Baldwinph24.311100000.500240000
        Bert Robergep24.266000000.00077000
        Jesus Alouph37.094101200.100211354020
        Tom Dixonp24.0640000001.0001251000
        Joe Sambitop26.363000000.25028164010
    Totals: 31610644.3236536731 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Jesus Alou (1), Jose Cruz (14), Denny Walling (2)
    HR:  George Foster 2 (19), Denny Walling (3)
    RBIs:  Jesus Alou 2 (2), Jose Cruz (41), George Foster 4 (63), Joe Morgan (12), Denny Walling 3 (16)
    SH:  Paul Moskau (4), Joe Niekro 2 (5)
    SF:  Joe Morgan (2)
    GDP:  Johnny Bench (5), Enos Cabell (8)

    Cincinnati Reds Pitching Stats

    Cincinnati RedsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Paul Moskau25.1887.28443413.381.350001460
    Doug Bair  (L 4-3)29.30802221004.071.5500031150
    Dave Tomlin30.0040.10000002.321.3900033348
    Pitching Totals:81066441 00078558

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Joe Niekro34.23175544323.021.2000018417
    Bert Roberge  (W 2-0)24.26610001101.801.2000077
    Tom Dixon24.06400001003.791.630001251
    Joe Sambito  (Sv 7)26.36310000001.151.0900028164
    Pitching Totals:9554642 00065639

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Doug Bair; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Paul Moskau 0-0-0;  Doug Bair 0-0-0;  Dave Tomlin 0-0-0;  Joe Niekro 0-0-0;  Bert Roberge 0-0-0;  Tom Dixon 0-0-0;  Joe Sambito 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Paul Moskau 33;  Doug Bair 3;  Dave Tomlin 1;  Joe Niekro 31;  Bert Roberge 3;  Tom Dixon 1;  Joe Sambito 3; 
    Time of Game:  2:32    Attendance:  37,114
    Umpires:   Home:   Bill Williams  1B  Joe West  2B  Bruce Froemming  3B  Jerry Dale 

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