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Houston Astros 6 San Francisco Giants 4

+ Boxscore: Tue, July 31,1979
1979-07-30 - 1979-08-01
  123 456 789  R H E
San Francisco Giants (52-55)000 000 301 4101
Houston Astros (61-47)330 000 00X 672
Date of Game: Tue, July 31,1979
Stadium: Astrodome
Attendance: 18,047
Time of Game: 2:49

Winning Pitcher: Joe Niekro (15-6)
Losing Pitcher: Ed Whitson (4-6)
Save: Bert Roberge (3)

Home Runs: None
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TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
HOU6147.565--396411-15W1
CIN5851.5323.550345845L1
SFN5255.4868.54994927L1
SDN4959.45412.0416452-36W1
LAN4561.42515.0490519-29W1
ATL4364.40217.5485544-59L2
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    San Francisco Giants Batting
    SFNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Billy Northcf31.0774
    11012.27595252744
    Joe Strain2b25.0925
    12000.29329182
    Jack Clarkrf-3b23.2644
    02210.26543221737
    Willie McCovey1b41.2025
    02101.268249514490
    John Montefuscopr29.067000000.200157010
    Darrell Evans3b32.0662
    00021.249125213485
    Tom Griffinp31.160000000.083301000
    Mike Ivieph26.3571
    00000.30860015573
    Terry Whitfieldlf26.2004
    02012.2933894365
    Roger Metzgerss31.2953
    11001.22711630229
    Johnnie LeMasterph-ss25.0422
    00000.2622861176
    Dennis Littlejohnc24.3004
    00003.20018060
    Eddie Whitsonp24.0731
    00000.08073000
    Philip Nastup24.145000000.04321010
    Greg Johnstonph24.1691
    00001.0004000
    Ed Halickip28.300000000.185149010
    Larry Herndonph-rf25.2701
    10110.2734116266
    Totals374104611.2639488732-
    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Cesar Cedeno1b28.1563
    10012.270124154024
    Craig Reynoldsss26.2164
    22201.2824170308
    Terry Puhlcf23.0234
    11200.28231573021
    Jose Cruzlf31.3583
    00012.301111465728
    Enos Cabell3b29.2964
    11100.27078954824
    Jeff Leonardrf23.3134
    02102.28410202812
    Art Howe2b32.2283
    01000.2524456261
    Rafael Landestoy2b26.0641
    00000.1821530102
    Alan Ashbyc28.0232
    10011.2184922310
    Joe Niekrop34.2662
    00000.105411020
    Joe Sambitop27.033000000.200176010
    Bert Robergep24.301000000--18000
    Totals3067638.2659215673-
    Game Stats
    2B: Joe Strain (6), Art Howe (13), Jeff Leonard (8), Terry Puhl (15), Craig Reynolds (14)
    3B: Craig Reynolds (7)
    RBI: Jack Clark (73), Larry Herndon (26), Willie McCovey (49), Enos Cabell (48), Jeff Leonard (28), Terry Puhl (30), Craig Reynolds (30)
    SB: Enos Cabell (24), Jose Cruz (28)
    SH: Joe Niekro (8)
    GDP: Jack Clark (8)
    San Francisco Giants Pitching
    SFNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Eddie Whitson24.073L 4-61.15662005.230.08267415
    Philip Nastu24.145-1.21000203.990.01192215
    Ed Halicki28.300-31000304.340.0118155143
    Tom Griffin31.160-20001303.680.0142314160
    Totals8.0766380--
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Joe Niekro34.266W 15-66.25305703.240.0625424228
    Joe Sambito27.033-1.15111301.290.10401765
    Bert Roberge24.301SV 310000101.170.0018180
    Totals9.010416110--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Joe Niekro (7), Bert Roberge (2)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Eddie Whitson 40-25-15, Philip Nastu 0-0-0, Ed Halicki 0-0-0, Tom Griffin 0-0-0, Joe Niekro 0-0-0, Joe Sambito 0-0-0, Bert Roberge 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Eddie Whitson 11, Philip Nastu 6, Ed Halicki 10, Tom Griffin 7, Joe Niekro 30, Joe Sambito 10, Bert Roberge 3
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Eddie Whitson 2-6, Philip Nastu 2-2, Ed Halicki 1-5, Tom Griffin 1-2, Joe Niekro 8-9, Joe Sambito 0-4, Bert Roberge 1-1

    Umpires: HP: John Kibler 1B: Terry Tata 2B: Jerry Crawford 3B: Charlie Williams


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