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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Astros 9-4W1030 000 010 482
Los Angeles Dodgers 6-8L1000 000 000 060
Date of Game:  Wednesday, April 18, 1979
Stadium:  Dodger Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Houston Astros Batting Stats

Terry Puhlrf22.284402011.33313222013
Craig Reynoldsss26.112501000.19613334000
Cesar Cedenocf28.052301010.375101162281
Bob Watson1b33.008401000.227131337040
    Rafael Landestoypr-2b25.325010000.2001286030
Enos Cabell3b-1b29.192311010.298137010116
Art Howe2b-3b32.124210010.13613369140
Jose Cruzlf31.254311201.2861310202147
Alan Ashbyc27.285201111.23511414070
Vern Ruhlep28.083300002.000322000
Totals: 2948355.2761145667 

Los Angeles Dodgers Batting Stats

Los Angeles DodgersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Dave Lopes2b33.350400000.20014869113
Bill Russellss30.179400000.321141275180
Ron Cey3b31.063403000.23514953153
Steve Garvey1b30.117400001.263141144381
Gary Thomassonrf27.264401000.24111716130
Dusty Bakerlf29.307300000.280141049121
Derrel Thomascf28.094201010.1769895020
Steve Yeagerc30.145300001.1257660120
Doug Raup30.124101000.3333209000
    Vic Davalilloph42.261100000.00041426010
    Charlie Houghp31.104000000.0006346000
    Lance Rautzhanp26.241000000.000775000
    Von Joshuaph30.352100000.2508683000
    Rick Sutcliffep22.301000000.33347010
Totals: 3106012.19412910307 

Game Stats


2B:  Jose Cruz (3), Doug Rau (1)
RBIs:  Alan Ashby (7), Jose Cruz 2 (14)
SB:  Cesar Cedeno (1)
CS: Terry Puhl 2 (5)
SH:  Art Howe (1), Vern Ruhle (2)
SF:  Alan Ashby (1), Jose Cruz (1)
GDP:  Dusty Baker (1), Steve Garvey (1)

Houston Astros Pitching Stats

Vern Ruhle  (W 1-2)28.08396001201.570.78000399
Pitching Totals:9600120 000399

Los Angeles Dodgers Pitching Stats

Doug Rau  (L 0-2)30.12456333106.232.080003211
Charlie Hough31.1042.12112107.502.000006346
Lance Rautzhan26.2410.20000107.711.43000775
Rick Sutcliffe22.30110000200.901.1000047
Pitching Totals:9844550 00020639

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Doug Rau; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Vern Ruhle 0-0-0;  Doug Rau 0-0-0;  Charlie Hough 0-0-0;  Lance Rautzhan 0-0-0;  Rick Sutcliffe 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Vern Ruhle 32;  Doug Rau 22;  Charlie Hough 11;  Lance Rautzhan 2;  Rick Sutcliffe 3; 
Time of Game:  2:22    Attendance:  30,811
Umpires:   Home:   Fred Brocklander  1B  Jim Scott  2B  Bill Williams  3B  Boyd Mauer 

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