Support TBC:  If you're a frequent visitor and use the data on this site, please support The Baseball Cube by leaving a small tip.


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
San Francisco Giants 62-80W118.54920002 502 000 9132
Houston Astros 80-61L1--136110 000 000 271
Date of Game:  Friday, September 07, 1979
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones
  • Mike Mendoza - 1st career game
  • Gordie Pladson - 1st career game
  • Bobby Sprowl - 1st career game
  • Max Venable - 1st career RBI
  • Gordie Pladson - 1st career game

  • San Francisco Giants Batting Stats

    San Francisco GiantsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Max Venablerf22.093521112.2503737010
    Rob Andrews2b26.270433110.279654822123
    Mike Ivie1b27.030511202.30811363223814
    Darrell Evans3b32.104401012.257140128717665
    Larry Herndoncf25.308413310.2591144417316
    Greg Johnstonlf24.207502200.2042828160
    Johnnie LeMasterss25.080410010.255883121217
    Dennis Littlejohnc24.338512000.20643451130
    Vida Bluep30.041400002.12332155130
    Totals: 40913958.3256603419 

    Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Cesar Cedeno1b28.194411010.269113126554326
    Craig Reynoldsss26.254200100.26212844903912
        Jimmy Sextonss27.267200001.17143145001
    Terry Puhlcf23.061401000.28513834784227
    Jeff Leonardrf23.351401100.29411513404316
    Enos Cabell3b29.334300000.26513482265933
        Danny Heeplf22.066100001.00033000
    Jose Cruzlf32.030300001.289139114686632
        Bobby Sprowlp23.146000000.00011000
        Art Howeph32.266000010.2521094656313
        Mike Mendozapr23.286000000.00011000
        Gordie Pladsonp23.038000000.00011000
    Luis Pujolsc23.294412000.300567030
    Rafael Landestoy2b26.102402000.2351081820187
    Joaquin Andujarp26.260000000.08840126270
        Randy Niemannp23.297000000.1332020000
        Rick Williamsp26.302000000.2502744000
        Julio Gonzalezph26.256000010.244612490102
        Frank LaCortep27.330000000.0001251000
        Alan Knicelyph-3b24.111100011.00066000
    Totals: 3227244.21912045524 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Darrell Evans (19), Larry Herndon (13), Rafael Landestoy (4), Luis Pujols (2)
    RBIs:  Rob Andrews (12), Larry Herndon 3 (31), Mike Ivie 2 (81), Greg Johnston 2 (6), Jeff Leonard (43), Craig Reynolds (39), Max Venable (1)
    SB:  Rob Andrews 2 (3)
    CS: Jeff Leonard (6)
    SH:  Joaquin Andujar (5), Vida Blue (7), Craig Reynolds (31)

    San Francisco Giants Pitching Stats

    San Francisco GiantsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Vida Blue  (W 11-13)30.04197224405.041.48129745530338
    Pitching Totals:9722440 129745530338

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Joaquin Andujar  (L 12-11)26.2603.16442203.221.2665402541130
    Randy Niemann23.29700221003.801.365142121
    Rick Williams26.3020.23110103.221.267702845
    Frank LaCorte27.33023220406.521.45171701351
    Bobby Sprowl23.14620002000.001.00146814
    Gordie Pladson23.03811000100.001.0066011
    Pitching Totals:91399580 1147737105252

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Vida Blue 129-74-55;  Joaquin Andujar 65-40-25;  Randy Niemann 5-1-4;  Rick Williams 7-7-0;  Frank LaCorte 17-17-0;  Bobby Sprowl 14-6-8;  Gordie Pladson 6-6-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Vida Blue 38;  Joaquin Andujar 18;  Randy Niemann 2;  Rick Williams 5;  Frank LaCorte 9;  Bobby Sprowl 8;  Gordie Pladson 4; 
    Time of Game:  2:47    Attendance:  23,723
    Umpires:   Home:   Frank Pulli  1B  Doug Harvey  2B  Eric Gregg  3B  Steve Fields 

    About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.