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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Astros 56-62W1003 000 010 490
St. Louis Cardinals 49-71L1000 000 020 261
Date of Game:  Wednesday, August 16, 1978
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Feats and Milestones
  • Jose Cruz - 3 stolen bases

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

     
    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Terry Puhlcf22.039412010.29911017032522
    Julio Gonzalezss25.234501001.241451551102
    Enos Cabell3b28.312400110.28511864465225
    Jose Cruzrf31.008422001.30011296686124
    Bob Watson1b32.128211100.296115130013743
        Denny Wallinglf24.121101010.23183981165
    Art Howe2b31.244402200.2881033417482
    Dave Bergmanlf-1b25.071200020.2457991092
    Luis Pujolsc22.272300010.13035411100
    Joe Niekrop33.282400001.20024378050
    Totals: 3349463.2738244184 

    St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Lou Brocklf39.059411000.2187624770914
    Garry Templetonss22.145401002.28211732323320
    George Hendrickcf28.302311211.27410189914482
    Ted Simmonsc29.007300000.286113125715530
        Steve Swisherc27.007100001.29633399191
    Keith Hernandez1b24.300400000.255119487104910
    Jerry Mumphreyrf25.341401000.2408836112611
    Ken Reitz3b27.053401001.2331159108551
    Mike Phillips2b27.362301000.27250512090
        Buddy Schultzp27.331000000.20045119000
    Silvio Martinezp22.363100000.1521525010
        Tony Scottph26.333100000.23668284184
        Tom Brunop25.202000000.250529000
        Mike Tyson2b28.215100000.244997433221
    Totals: 3326215.18210448825 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Terry Puhl (21), Denny Walling (5), Bob Watson (25)
    HR:  George Hendrick (14)
    RBIs:  Enos Cabell (52), George Hendrick 2 (48), Art Howe 2 (48), Bob Watson (74)
    SB:  Jose Cruz 3 (24), Jerry Mumphrey (11), Terry Puhl (22)
    GDP:  Joe Niekro (1), Bob Watson (14)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

     
    Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Joe Niekro  (W 10-9)33.28296221514.171.3300026390
    Pitching Totals:9622151 00026390

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Silvio Martinez  (L 6-6)22.36356333303.061.300001626
    Tom Bruno25.2022.13112001.201.13000529
    Buddy Schultz27.3311.20001003.571.1600045120
    Pitching Totals:9944630 00066175

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Joe Niekro 0-0-0;  Silvio Martinez 0-0-0;  Tom Bruno 0-0-0;  Buddy Schultz 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Joe Niekro 34;  Silvio Martinez 21;  Tom Bruno 12;  Buddy Schultz 6; 
    Time of Game:  2:24    Attendance:  10,829
    Umpires:   Home:   Jim Quick  1B  Jerry Crawford  2B  Doug Harvey  3B  Andy Olsen 


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