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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Astros 23-29W1100 340 030 11140
St. Louis Cardinals 22-37L1020 201 020 792
Date of Game:  Friday, June 09, 1978
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Feats and Milestones
  • Jose Cruz - 5 RBis, 5 Triples, 4 hits
  • J.R. Richard - 12 Strikeouts, Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

     
    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Terry Puhllf21.336502001.320501102138
    Enos Cabell3b28.244521000.291525783257
    Cesar Cedenocf27.104533000.28042114461620
    Jose Cruzrf30.306424510.283509043289
    Bob Watson1b32.060220020.2574912346300
        Dave Bergman1b25.003100000.0872739000
    Art Howe2b31.176512201.290482863191
    Reggie Baldwinc23.294501100.2071010040
    Jimmy Sextonss26.177200000.1542741002
        Denny Wallingph24.053101200.2273146181
        Roger Metzgerss30.243100010.227431013060
    J.R. Richardp28.094300000.14314157010
        Joe Sambitop25.346010010.0002397000
        Ken Forschp31.274100001.14319323000
    Totals: 4011141053.3504855982 

    St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Lou Brocklf38.357300002.2204224430611
        Bob Coluccioph-lf26.251100011.0001366000
    Garry Templetonss22.077501001.229582640125
    George Hendrickcf28.234401103.217498474131
    Ted Simmonsc28.304421010.3215812026260
    Keith Hernandez1b24.232421111.276584264273
    Jerry Moralesrf29.111312110.227579323263
        Buddy Schultzp27.263000000.0001791000
        Tony Scottph26.265100000.22532248021
    Ken Reitz3b26.351411112.251588535321
    Mike Tyson2b28.147200002.265526963171
        Mike Phillipsph-2b27.294100011.23527489050
    Silvio Martinezp22.295100001.250313000
        Jim Dwyerph28.157101200.22031288141
        George Frazierp23.239000000.00044000
        Roger Freedph32.007000110.231232812130
        John Urreap23.120000000.0671757000
        Jerry Mumphreyrf25.273111000.17036309081
    Totals: 35797714.2576239809 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Ted Simmons (21)
    3B:  Jose Cruz 2 (3), Keith Hernandez (1)
    HR:  Ken Reitz (5)
    RBIs:  Reggie Baldwin (4), Jose Cruz 5 (28), Jim Dwyer 2 (4), Roger Freed (13), George Hendrick (13), Keith Hernandez (27), Art Howe 2 (19), Jerry Morales (26), Ken Reitz (32), Denny Walling 2 (8)
    SB:  Cesar Cedeno (20), Jose Cruz (9)
    CS: Jose Cruz (2), Terry Puhl (4)
    SF:  George Hendrick (1)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

     
    Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    J.R. Richard  (W 5-6)28.0945.155561203.351.3100013160
    Joe Sambito25.34624221213.711.260002397
    Ken Forsch  (Sv 3)31.2741.20000003.081.5500019328
    Pitching Totals:99777141 00055585

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Silvio Martinez22.29545431103.151.10000313
    George Frazier  (L 0-1)23.23925421002.571.7100044
    John Urrea23.1201.23332105.101.600001758
    Buddy Schultz27.2631.11001102.651.120001792
    Pitching Totals:914118530 00041167

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  J.R. Richard 0-0-0;  Joe Sambito 0-0-0;  Ken Forsch 0-0-0;  Silvio Martinez 0-0-0;  George Frazier 0-0-0;  John Urrea 0-0-0;  Buddy Schultz 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  J.R. Richard 27;  Joe Sambito 11;  Ken Forsch 5;  Silvio Martinez 18;  George Frazier 12;  John Urrea 9;  Buddy Schultz 6; 
    Time of Game:  3:10    Attendance:  40,764
    Umpires:   Home:   Jim Quick  1B  Jerry Crawford  2B  Doug Harvey  3B  Andy Olsen 


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