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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Astros 58-57W1100 001 470 13141
St. Louis Cardinals 46-62L2020 000 020 474
Date of Game:  Monday, August 09, 1976
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Feats and Milestones
  • Cesar Cedeno - 4 runs scored, 5 RBis, 4 hits
  • Dan Larson - 1st career hit, 1st career RBI
  • Garry Templeton - 1st career game, 1st career hit

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

     
    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Greg Grossrf24.008512201.299973980220
    Jerry Davanon2b30.353422111.345382301180
        Rob Andrews2b23.241000000.269841870207
    Cesar Cedenocf25.165544500.293105916166136
    Bob Watson1b30.121401111.30011198813633
    Jose Cruzlf29.001400110.3158865214318
    Ken Boswell3b30.167511000.269658320121
    Ed Herrmannc29.347522001.217828045290
    Roger Metzgerss28.304410010.2201098300180
    Dan Larsonp22.036522100.14355010
    Totals: 4113141144.3417845842 

    St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jerry Mumphreycf23.334411010.2566076089
    Garry Templetonss20.138411000.25011000
    Lou Brocklf37.052400000.27892221924434
    Ted Simmonsc27.000200110.2731059494510
    Willie Crawfordrf29.336311000.3258810747412
        Joe Fergusonrf29.324000010.231934558295
    Keith Hernandez1b22.293412000.247761541164
        John Curtisp28.153000000.20726134000
    Don Kessinger2b34.023301210.24310717491302
    Hector Cruz3b23.129400002.205981329430
    Bob Forschp26.208200000.1522577130
        Mike Wallacep25.187000000.3333697000
        Eddie Solomonp25.181000000.0001327000
        Ron Fairlyph-1b38.028201000.2685921720180
    Totals: 3247342.2198799316 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Cesar Cedeno (20), Keith Hernandez (10), Don Kessinger (18)
    3B:  Cesar Cedeno (3)
    HR:  Cesar Cedeno (16)
    RBIs:  Cesar Cedeno 5 (61), Jose Cruz (43), Jerry Davanon (18), Greg Gross 2 (22), Don Kessinger 2 (30), Dan Larson (1), Ted Simmons (51), Bob Watson (63)
    SB:  Jose Cruz (18)
    SF:  Ted Simmons (5)
    GDP:  Willie Crawford (8), Hector Cruz (9), Roger Metzger (8)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

     
    Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dan Larson  (W 2-3)22.03697424201.951.2200055
    Pitching Totals:9742420 00055

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Forsch  (L 5-7)26.20879623413.781.470002477
    Mike Wallace25.18702431003.491.510003699
    Eddie Solomon25.18112210003.861.710001327
    John Curtis28.15311000004.291.5000025164
    Pitching Totals:914126441 00098367

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Bob Forsch; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dan Larson 0-0-0;  Bob Forsch 0-0-0;  Mike Wallace 0-0-0;  Eddie Solomon 0-0-0;  John Curtis 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Dan Larson 37;  Bob Forsch 33;  Mike Wallace 4;  Eddie Solomon 5;  John Curtis 3; 
    Time of Game:  2:28    Attendance:  12,395
    Umpires:   Home:   Bruce Froemming  1B  Jerry Dale  2B  (none)  3B  Bob Engel 


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