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St. Louis Cardinals 4 Houston Astros 2

+ Boxscore: Wed, August 30,1978
1978-08-29 - 1978-08-31
  123 456 789  R H E
St. Louis Cardinals (58-74)000 004 000 470
Houston Astros (62-70)010 000 001 240
Date of Game: Wed, August 30,1978
Stadium: Astrodome
Attendance: 6,480
Time of Game: 2:06

Winning Pitcher: Bob Forsch (10-15)
Losing Pitcher: Joe Niekro (11-11)

Home Runs: Jerry Mumphrey (2)
SLN HOU
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
PHI7159.546--57348687W5
PIT6664.5085.0518523-5W3
CHN6665.5045.5524561-37L3
MON6172.45911.551949029L4
SLN5874.43914.0492530-38W1
NYN5379.40219.0497551-54W1
NL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
LAN7954.594--600475125W3
SFN7756.5792.053347459L1
CIN7161.5387.5568574-6L6
SDN6965.51510.5490501-11L3
HOU6270.47016.5501528-27L1
ATL5973.44719.5501623-122W3
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    St. Louis Cardinals Batting
    SLNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Lou Brocklf39.0735
    02000.227248401216
    Garry Templetonss22.1594
    11000.29133424127
    George Hendrickcf28.3162
    10020.27691118642
    Ted Simmonsc29.0213
    00010.287126818620
    Keith Hernandez1b24.3144
    00000.255498105211
    Ken Reitz3b27.0674
    12200.24792010651
    Jerry Mumphreyrf25.3554
    11200.24937123212
    Mike Tyson2b28.2294
    00000.2397493222
    Bob Forschp28.2294
    01002.195149180
    Totals3447432.2619367684-
    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Rafael Landestoyss25.0944
    00000.24547062
    Terry Puhlcf22.0534
    01000.29118432625
    Enos Cabell3b28.3264
    11001.28965865928
    Jose Cruzrf31.0224
    11100.300980107228
    Denny Wallinglf24.1353
    01010.2341111237
    Dave Bergman1b25.0852
    00020.248970112
    Julio Gonzalez2b25.2483
    00000.2281691113
    Luis Pujolsc22.2862
    00002.118491100
    Wilbur Howardph29.2341
    00001.2484511115
    Bruce Bochyc23.136000000.25329180
    Joe Niekrop33.2962
    00001.176381050
    Jesus Alouph36.1591
    00000.33013181150
    Vern Ruhlep27.217000000.11113010
    Totals3024135.2678904487-
    Game Stats
    2B: Lou Brock (8), Jose Cruz (24)
    3B: Enos Cabell (7)
    HR: Jerry Mumphrey (2)
    RBI: Jerry Mumphrey (32), Ken Reitz (65), Jose Cruz (72)
    SB: Garry Templeton (27), Terry Puhl (25)
    GDP: Julio Gonzalez (5)
    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching
    SLNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bob Forsch28.229W 10-1594223503.510.0330151145
    Totals9.0422350--
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Joe Niekro33.296L 11-1187443214.270.0629393197
    Vern Ruhle27.217-10000001.910.0079081
    Totals9.0744321--
    Other Game Information

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Bob Forsch 0-0-0, Joe Niekro 0-0-0, Vern Ruhle 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Bob Forsch 33, Joe Niekro 34, Vern Ruhle 3
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Bob Forsch 14-7, Joe Niekro 11-13, Vern Ruhle 2-1

    Umpires: HP: Terry Tata 1B: Satch Davidson 2B: Charlie Williams 3B: Paul Pryor


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