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Houston Astros 5 New York Mets 4

+ Boxscore: Wed, June 20,1979
1979-06-19 - 1979-06-21
  123 456 789  R H E
New York Mets (27-36)003 001 000 480
Houston Astros (41-29)200 110 01X 581
Date of Game: Wed, June 20,1979
Stadium: Astrodome
Attendance: 15,946
Time of Game: 2:36

Feats and Milestones
J.R. Richard:200th career game
Winning Pitcher: Joe Sambito (4-2)
Losing Pitcher: Craig Swan (7-5)

Home Runs: Denny Walling (2)
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
MON3824.613--28222359W2
SLN3429.5404.530227428L1
PIT3329.5325.029125833W5
PHI3532.5225.529828216W1
CHN3230.5166.0278308-30W1
NYN2736.42911.5244275-31L3
NL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
HOU4129.586--2642577W3
CIN3632.5294.031330112L2
SFN3335.4857.033532510L2
SDN3239.4519.5279317-38W1
LAN3138.4499.5329330-1L1
ATL2443.35815.5293358-65L1
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    New York Mets Batting
    NYNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Frank Taverasss29.1784
    12001.24777801218
    Willie Montanez1b31.0804
    11102.19812933230
    Lee Mazzillicf24.0873
    11110.34039453518
    Richie Hebner3b31.2073
    01100.30213414381
    Steve Hendersonlf26.2144
    01000.27331732312
    Ron Hodgesc29.3633
    01000.172308020
    John Stearnsph27.3041
    00001.2264353268
    Joel Youngbloodrf27.2972
    00012.273324102510
    Doug Flynn2b28.0633
    11000.2265283240
    Craig Swanp28.2023
    00003.077108000
    Totals3048329.2555285826-
    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Terry Puhlcf22.3474
    23100.28527851813
    Craig Reynoldsss26.1754
    12100.2953850216
    Cesar Cedeno1b28.1154
    01200.264121543017
    Jose Cruzlf31.3172
    00020.286107643816
    Enos Cabell3b29.2554
    00001.27875243117
    Denny Wallingrf25.0643
    11100.3141642100
    Alan Ashbyc27.3483
    00001.2324611220
    Rafael Landestoy2b26.0233
    11001.160128041
    Joe Sambitop26.357000000.333161010
    J.R. Richardp29.1052
    00000.077197130
    Julio Gonzalez2b26.1771
    00000.281215051
    Totals3058523.2695395032-
    Game Stats
    New York Mets Pitching
    NYNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Craig Swan28.202L 7-588552313.080.0916110102
    Totals8.0855231--
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    J.R. Richard29.105-77432703.580.0817200183
    Joe Sambito26.357W 4-221000201.260.02251615
    Totals9.0843290--
    Other Game Information
    IBB: Craig Swan

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Craig Swan 0-0-0, J.R. Richard 0-0-0, Joe Sambito 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Craig Swan 32, J.R. Richard 27, Joe Sambito 6
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Craig Swan 5-15, J.R. Richard 7-4, Joe Sambito 0-3

    Umpires: HP: Eric Gregg 1B: Doug Harvey 2B: Lanny Harris 3B: Andy Olsen


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