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GAME INFORMATION


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San Francisco Giants 52-55L18.53818000 000 301 4101
Houston Astros 61-47W1--126330 000 00x 672
Date of Game:  Tuesday, July 31, 1979
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones


Top Inning 1

Billy North vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Joe Strain vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Jack Clark vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Walked
Willie McCovey vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Game tied 0-0


Bottom Inning 1

Cesar Cedeno vs Eddie Whitson  M
2-2 (5 pitches)
Craig Reynolds vs Eddie Whitson  M
0-2 (4 pitches)
Doubled
Terry Puhl vs Eddie Whitson  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
Doubled . Craig Reynolds scored
Jose Cruz vs Eddie Whitson  M
1-0 (2 pitches)
. Terry Puhl advanced to 3b
Enos Cabell vs Eddie Whitson  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
Singled . Terry Puhl scored
Enos Cabell stole second base
Jeff Leonard vs Eddie Whitson  M
1-1 (3 pitches)
Singled . Enos Cabell scored, Jeff Leonard advanced to 2b2 on error by
Art Howe vs Eddie Whitson  M
2-0 (3 pitches)
Houston Astros lead San Francisco Giants 3-0


Top Inning 2

Unknown event FLE3 (13)
Unknown
Darrell Evans vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Walked
Terry Whitfield vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Walked. Darrell Evans advanced to 2b
Roger Metzger vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Dennis Littlejohn vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Eddie Whitson vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Houston Astros lead San Francisco Giants 3-0


Bottom Inning 2

Alan Ashby vs Eddie Whitson  M
3-2 (8 pitches)
Walked
Joe Niekro vs Eddie Whitson  M
0-2 (3 pitches)
14Sacrifice bunt to . Alan Ashby advanced to 2b
Cesar Cedeno vs Eddie Whitson  M
3-2 (8 pitches)
Walked
Craig Reynolds vs Eddie Whitson  M
0-0 (1 pitches)
Tripled . Alan Ashby scored, Cesar Cedeno scored
Terry Puhl vs Philip Nastu  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
. Craig Reynolds scored
Jose Cruz vs Philip Nastu  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Houston Astros lead San Francisco Giants 6-0


Top Inning 3

Billy North vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Joe Strain vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Doubled
Jack Clark vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Willie McCovey vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Houston Astros lead San Francisco Giants 6-0


Bottom Inning 3

Enos Cabell vs Philip Nastu  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Jeff Leonard vs Philip Nastu  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Art Howe vs Philip Nastu  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Doubled
Alan Ashby vs Philip Nastu  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Houston Astros lead San Francisco Giants 6-0


Top Inning 4

Darrell Evans vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Walked
Terry Whitfield vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled . Darrell Evans advanced to 2b
Roger Metzger vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
. Darrell Evans advanced to 3b
Dennis Littlejohn vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Wild pitch by Joe Niekro
Roger Metzger advanced to 2b
Greg Johnston vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Houston Astros lead San Francisco Giants 6-0


Bottom Inning 4

Joe Niekro vs Ed Halicki  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Cesar Cedeno vs Ed Halicki  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Craig Reynolds vs Ed Halicki  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Houston Astros lead San Francisco Giants 6-0


Top Inning 5

Billy North vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Walked
Joe Strain vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Jack Clark vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Houston Astros lead San Francisco Giants 6-0


Bottom Inning 5

Terry Puhl vs Ed Halicki  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Jose Cruz vs Ed Halicki  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Enos Cabell vs Ed Halicki  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Houston Astros lead San Francisco Giants 6-0


Top Inning 6

Willie McCovey vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Darrell Evans vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Terry Whitfield vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Houston Astros lead San Francisco Giants 6-0


Bottom Inning 6

Jeff Leonard vs Ed Halicki  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Doubled
Art Howe vs Ed Halicki  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Alan Ashby vs Ed Halicki  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Joe Niekro vs Ed Halicki  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Houston Astros lead San Francisco Giants 6-0


Top Inning 7

Roger Metzger vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled
Dennis Littlejohn vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Reached on error . Roger Metzger advanced to 3b, advancement unknown
Larry Herndon vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
. Roger Metzger scored
Billy North vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled . Larry Herndon advanced to 2b
Joe Strain vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Jack Clark vs Joe Niekro  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled . Larry Herndon scored, Billy North advanced to 2b
Willie McCovey vs Joe Sambito  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled . Billy North scored, Jack Clark advanced to 2b
Darrell Evans vs Joe Sambito  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Houston Astros lead San Francisco Giants 6-3


Bottom Inning 7

Cesar Cedeno vs Tom Griffin  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Craig Reynolds vs Tom Griffin  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Terry Puhl vs Tom Griffin  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Houston Astros lead San Francisco Giants 6-3


Top Inning 8

Terry Whitfield vs Joe Sambito  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled
Johnnie LeMaster vs Joe Sambito  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Dennis Littlejohn vs Joe Sambito  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Larry Herndon vs Joe Sambito  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Walked. Terry Whitfield advanced to 2b
Billy North vs Joe Sambito  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Houston Astros lead San Francisco Giants 6-3


Bottom Inning 8

Jose Cruz vs Tom Griffin  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Walked
Jose Cruz stole second base
Enos Cabell vs Tom Griffin  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
. Jose Cruz advanced to 3b
Jeff Leonard vs Tom Griffin  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Rafael Landestoy vs Tom Griffin  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Houston Astros lead San Francisco Giants 6-3


Top Inning 9

Joe Strain vs Joe Sambito  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Doubled
Jack Clark vs Joe Sambito  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled . Joe Strain scored
Willie McCovey vs Joe Sambito  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled . Jack Clark advanced to 2b
Wild pitch by Bert Roberge
Jack Clark advanced to 3b, John Montefusco advanced to 2b
Mike Ivie vs Bert Roberge  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Terry Whitfield vs Bert Roberge  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Johnnie LeMaster vs Bert Roberge  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Houston Astros beat San Francisco Giants 6-4


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