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Houston Astros 3 San Diego Padres 2

+ Boxscore: Fri, May 18,1979
1979-05-17 - 1979-05-19
  123 456 789  R H E
San Diego Padres (15-24)001 000 010 241
Houston Astros (21-18)001 010 01X 3102
Date of Game: Fri, May 18,1979
Stadium: Astrodome
Attendance: 9,445
Time of Game: 2:32

Winning Pitcher: Joe Niekro (4-2)
Losing Pitcher: Rollie Fingers (2-3)

Home Runs: Alan Ashby (1), Gene Richards (2)
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TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CIN2215.595--19216725W2
HOU2118.5382.01611565W1
SFN1919.5003.5170174-4L1
LAN1921.4754.51711683L3
SDN1524.3858.0162194-32L2
ATL1322.3718.0158187-29W3
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    San Diego Padres Batting
    SDNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Gene Richardscf25.2314
    22100.2543352114
    Broderick Perkins1b24.1763
    00111.30690050
    Rollie Fingersp32.266000000.125656010
    Jerry Turnerlf25.1213
    00010.2743963230
    Dave Winfieldrf27.2283
    00010.3408337252
    Kurt Bevacqua3b32.1154
    01000.308499080
    Barry Evanspr22.169000000.206600100
    Gene Tenacec32.2203
    00011.24211294140
    Bill Almon2b-ss26.1784
    01001.295353020
    Ozzie Smithss24.1432
    00000.156196076
    Dan Briggsph26.1811
    00001.2651872110
    Fernando Gonzalez2b28.3331
    00000.2593263110
    Bob Owchinkop24.1371
    00010.00073000
    Mike Hargroveph-1b29.2041
    00000.176761050
    Totals3024254.2484135894-
    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Terry Puhlrf22.3143
    01000.263248287
    Craig Reynoldsss26.1424
    13000.2763580134
    Jeff Leonardcf23.2394
    01100.32745082
    Bob Watson1b33.0383
    00011.25913633170
    Rafael Landestoy2b25.355000000.222104030
    Enos Cabell3b-1b29.2224
    01000.29572732411
    Jose Cruzlf31.2844
    02100.321104522610
    Art Howe2b-3b32.1544
    00000.2053912120
    Alan Ashbyc27.3153
    12101.2524341160
    Joe Niekrop34.1922
    10001.105396000
    Totals31310313.2683235111-
    Game Stats
    San Diego Padres Pitching
    SDNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bob Owchinko24.137-77211214.340.2887668
    Rollie Fingers32.266L 2-313110103.820.091566237
    Totals8.01032131--
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Joe Niekro34.192W 4-294225413.050.159408212
    Totals9.0422541--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Joe Niekro (3)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Bob Owchinko 0-0-0, Rollie Fingers 0-0-0, Joe Niekro 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Bob Owchinko 28, Rollie Fingers 6, Joe Niekro 35
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Bob Owchinko 13-6, Rollie Fingers 0-2, Joe Niekro 10-12

    Umpires: HP: Dave Pallone 1B: Jim Rains 2B: Bob Davis 3B: Murray Strey


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