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Houston Astros 11 Chicago Cubs 3

+ Boxscore: Sat, May 12,1979
1979-05-11 - 1979-05-13
  123 456 789  R H E
Chicago Cubs (15-13)200 100 000 374
Houston Astros (19-15)613 000 01X 11161
Date of Game: Sat, May 12,1979
Stadium: Astrodome
Attendance: 0
Time of Game: 2:20

Feats and Milestones
Bill Caudill:1st career game
Ken Forsch:4 strikeouts
Bill Caudill:1st career game
Winning Pitcher: Ken Forsch (4-2)
Losing Pitcher: Lynn McGlothen (4-4)

Home Runs: None
CHN HOU
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
PHI2110.677--1329438L2
MON1910.6551.013712017L2
SLN1714.5484.013011515W1
CHN1513.5364.5122129-7W1
PIT1216.4297.5137138-1W1
NYN1019.34510.0104133-29L1
NL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CIN1814.562--16315211L1
HOU1915.5591.015013515L1
LAN1718.4862.51471461W6
SFN1617.4852.5144151-7W2
SDN1321.3826.0149172-23W1
ATL1020.3337.0136166-30L1
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    Chicago Cubs Batting
    CHNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Ivan DeJesusss26.1234
    00000.205430283
    Bobby Murcerrf32.3572
    11010.26915774130
    Larry Biittnerlf33.2891
    00000.273786030
    Bill Buckner1b29.1494
    11000.25410383123
    Dave Kingmanlf30.1422
    02000.2839449230
    Scot Thompsonlf-rf23.1572
    01000.33337050
    Steve Ontiveros3b27.1994
    00001.3215760100
    Jerry Martincf30.0013
    11000.2694702140
    Bill Caudillp22.303000000--1000
    Mike Vailph27.1841
    00000.400298250
    Barry Footec27.0863
    00000.176451351
    Ted Sizemore2b34.0273
    01100.2751304181
    Donnie Moorep25.0882
    00001.000113000
    Sam Mejiascf27.0031
    00000.000167000
    Totals3237112.2612728192-
    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Terry Puhlrf22.3084
    23210.283242287
    Craig Reynoldsss26.1365
    23301.2613540112
    Cesar Cedenocf28.0762
    11110.27211813147
    Jose Cruzlf31.2784
    13200.34510392249
    Jeff Leonardlf23.2331
    00000.35340062
    Enos Cabell3b29.2165
    00002.31172132411
    Jimmy Sexton3b27.149000000.250112000
    Bob Watson1b33.0325
    22100.28513572160
    Alan Ashbyc27.3093
    22120.2424300130
    Julio Gonzalez2b26.1384
    12110.333198030
    Ken Forschp32.2464
    00004.120365010
    Totals3711161157.2852706039-
    Game Stats
    Chicago Cubs Pitching
    CHNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Lynn McGlothen29.046L 4-40.15662105.840.1911213144
    Donnie Moore25.088-4.210442205.140.57111133
    Bill Caudill22.303-31101400.000.67110
    Totals8.0161110570--
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Ken Forsch32.246W 4-297321202.590.129370103
    Totals9.0732120--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Bill Caudill (1)
    HB: Bill Caudill (1)
    IBB: Lynn McGlothen , Donnie Moore

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Lynn McGlothen 0-0-0, Donnie Moore 0-0-0, Bill Caudill 0-0-0, Ken Forsch 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Lynn McGlothen 8, Donnie Moore 24, Bill Caudill 13, Ken Forsch 33
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Lynn McGlothen 0-0, Donnie Moore 4-6, Bill Caudill 1-5, Ken Forsch 16-7

    Umpires: HP: 1B: 2B: 3B:


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