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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Astros 35-34L283614000 010 300 470
Philadelphia Phillies 38-28W20.5248012 230 00x 8120
Date of Game:  Saturday, August 22, 1981
Stadium:  Veterans Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Keith Moreland - 2 home runs

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Tony Scottcf29.339402100.2516066722612
    Craig Reynoldsss28.238400002.252586623213
        Frank LaCortep29.314000000.50026137000
    Terry Puhlrf25.045300011.2726857532117
    Jose Cruzlf34.014400000.28166139011402
    Cesar Cedeno1b30.178412000.2935614772279
    Art Howe3b34.250311000.308666503191
        Dave Roberts3b30.186100000.22020671131
    Alan Ashbyc30.045211010.245536800190
        Luis Pujolsph25.278100000.24325191191
    Joe Pittman2b27.233300100.2773838062
    Joe Niekrop36.288100000.16716477030
        Harry Spilmanph27.035100000.23331143030
        Billy Smithp26.343000000.00044000
        Denny Wallingph27.127111200.231453624201
        Dickie Thonss23.063100000.19434149034
    Totals: 3347423.2126668273 

    Philadelphia Phillies Batting Stats

    Philadelphia PhilliesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Pete Rose1b40.130411000.3276628940204
        Luis Aguayoss22.162000000.1632646020
    Bake McBriderf32.200302100.306289440102
        Dick Davisrf27.331100000.365293171121
    Gary Matthewslf31.048312100.3026212442339
    Mike Schmidt3b31.329311210.29163129719517
    Keith Morelandc27.112332211.250301075201
    Garry Maddoxcf31.355400000.2766213114266
    Manny Trillo2b30.240313200.289549664207
        John Vukovich2b34.022100001.00010275000
    Larry Bowass35.259300000.27065170002212
        Del Unser1b36.256100001.194361754060
    Dick Ruthvenp30.148311000.14314227040
        Sparky Lylep37.031000000.33327833000
    Totals: 32812823.37557213915 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Cesar Cedeno (14), Manny Trillo (7), Denny Walling (6)
    3B:  Tony Scott (4)
    HR:  Keith Moreland 2 (5), Mike Schmidt (19), Manny Trillo (4)
    RBIs:  Gary Matthews (33), Bake McBride (10), Keith Moreland 2 (20), Joe Pittman (6), Mike Schmidt 2 (51), Tony Scott (26), Manny Trillo 2 (20), Denny Walling 2 (20)
    SB:  Mike Schmidt (7), Manny Trillo (7)
    CS: Gary Matthews (2)
    SF:  Gary Matthews (4), Joe Pittman (1)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Joe Niekro  (L 7-7)36.28847551023.031.2400016490
    Billy Smith26.34324330026.431.1400044
    Frank LaCorte29.31421001304.031.4500026137
    Pitching Totals:81288234 00046631

    Philadelphia Phillies Pitching Stats

    Philadelphia PhilliesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dick Ruthven  (W 9-5)30.1486.26442204.541.3700015233
    Sparky Lyle37.0312.11000104.701.6400027833
    Pitching Totals:9744230 000421066

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Joe Niekro 0-0-0;  Billy Smith 0-0-0;  Frank LaCorte 0-0-0;  Dick Ruthven 0-0-0;  Sparky Lyle 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Joe Niekro 18;  Billy Smith 10;  Frank LaCorte 7;  Dick Ruthven 28;  Sparky Lyle 8; 
    Time of Game:  2:16    Attendance:  35,199
    Umpires:   Home:   Bruce Froemming  1B  Joe West  2B  Dick Stello  3B  Lanny Harris 

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