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Houston Astros 82-66L2001 000 000 1100
San Francisco Giants 66-84W2010 000 001 251
Date of Game:  Sunday, September 16, 1979
Stadium:  Candlestick Park
Feats and Milestones
  • J.R. Richard - 11 Strikeouts

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Cesar Cedeno1b28.203301100.269120127254527
    Craig Reynoldsss26.263502000.25913445503912
    Terry Puhlcf23.070401010.28114435384527
    Jose Cruzlf32.039401002.291145115286933
    Enos Cabell3b29.343402000.27014182966134
    Jeff Leonardrf23.360301011.29412214104417
    Luis Pujolsc23.303301002.2821274030
        Danny Heepph22.075100000.12599010
        Bruce Bochyc24.153000000.20852106150
    Rafael Landestoy2b26.111311010.26511518902211
    J.R. Richardp29.193400002.11935215260
    Totals: 34110137.29410294795 

    San Francisco Giants Batting Stats

    San Francisco GiantsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Billy Northcf31.124301111.26213198453053
    Joe Strain2b25.139401001.24357571114
    Mike Ivie1b27.039411002.29912164025835
    Darrell Evans3b32.113401001.254148129517686
    Max Venablerf22.102300012.1934545021
    Larry Herndonlf25.317311111.2521204477348
    Roger Metzgerss31.342200010.23889117902610
        Greg Mintonp28.049000000.0003968000
    Dennis Littlejohnc24.347200011.20851531130
    John Montefuscop29.114200002.16724166030
        Johnnie LeMasterss25.089100000.250963202237
    Totals: 28252511.1799215254 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Darrell Evans (22), Terry Puhl (20)
    RBIs:  Cesar Cedeno (45), Larry Herndon (34), Billy North (30)
    SB:  Enos Cabell (34), Larry Herndon (8), Rafael Landestoy (11), Billy North (53)
    SH:  Cesar Cedeno (2)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    J.R. Richard  (L 16-13)29.193852251102.921.13140835735218
    Pitching Totals:85225110 140835735218

    San Francisco Giants Pitching Stats

    San Francisco GiantsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    John Montefusco29.11479112703.941.43101614022163
    Greg Minton  (W 3-3)28.04921001002.001.0611743966
    Pitching Totals:91011370 112684461229

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Greg Minton; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  J.R. Richard 140-83-57;  John Montefusco 101-61-40;  Greg Minton 11-7-4; 
    Batters Faced:  J.R. Richard 33;  John Montefusco 31;  Greg Minton 8; 
    Time of Game:  2:52    Attendance:  12,077
    Umpires:   Home:   Dick Stello  1B  Terry Tata  2B  Jerry Crawford  3B  John Kibler 

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