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Philadelphia Phillies 5 Houston Astros 2

+ Boxscore: Fri, August 17,1979
1979-08-16 - 1979-08-18
  123 456 789  R H E
Philadelphia Phillies (62-60)310 000 010 580
Houston Astros (70-52)100 100 000 271
Date of Game: Fri, August 17,1979
Stadium: Astrodome
Attendance: 33,782
Time of Game: 2:18

Feats and Milestones
Pete Ladd:1st career game
Pete Ladd:1st career game
Winning Pitcher: Randy Lerch (7-11)
Losing Pitcher: Frank LaCorte (1-1)

Home Runs: Enos Cabell (6)
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
PIT7051.579--57650076L1
MON6551.5602.551243775W2
CHN6454.5424.556454222W3
SLN6258.5177.554652422W1
PHI6260.5088.5530553-23W2
NYN5267.43717.0465520-55L1
NL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
HOU7052.574--445452-7L2
CIN6756.5453.556949574W1
SFN5765.46713.0555576-21L3
LAN5665.46313.5577579-2W4
SDN5370.43117.5465538-73L4
ATL4776.38223.5527615-88L4
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    Philadelphia Phillies Batting
    PHIPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bake McBriderf30.1954
    11111.26874294421
    Pete Rose1b38.1253
    10011.312262534914
    Mike Schmidt3b29.3244
    11211.266104439909
    Greg Luzinskilf28.2683
    00101.259115016663
    Mike Andersonlf28.056000000.233700121
    Bob Boonec31.2724
    01002.3008889531
    Garry Maddoxcf29.3504
    02000.2831073115022
    Larry Bowass33.2544
    12001.255144802215
    Manny Trillo2b28.2353
    11010.2517354293
    Randy Lerchp24.3123
    00100.11596130
    Totals3258547.27294910501-
    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Cesar Cedeno1b28.1734
    11000.267124654024
    Julio Gonzalezss26.2354
    01000.2472430102
    Terry Puhlcf23.0404
    01100.29132983925
    Jeff Leonardrf23.3304
    01000.30311603714
    Enos Cabell3b29.3134
    11101.26680365231
    Jose Cruzlf32.0094
    00000.292112765930
    Art Howe2b32.2454
    00000.2554586313
    Bruce Bochyc24.1233
    02001.22394150
    Rick Williamsp26.2811
    00001.25040000
    Jesus Alouph37.1461
    00000.2261365060
    George Throopp28.266000000.00029000
    Jimmy Sextonph27.2461
    00000.185140001
    Pete Laddp23.031000000--1000
    Totals3427203.2738545991-
    Game Stats
    2B: Bob Boone (21), Garry Maddox (24), Manny Trillo (15), Cesar Cedeno (21)
    3B: Mike Schmidt (4)
    HR: Enos Cabell (6)
    RBI: Randy Lerch (3), Greg Luzinski (66), Bake McBride (44), Mike Schmidt (90), Enos Cabell (52), Terry Puhl (39)
    SB: Larry Bowa (15)
    CS: Randy Lerch (1)
    SH: Randy Lerch (2)
    SF: Greg Luzinski (4)
    Philadelphia Phillies Pitching
    PHIAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Randy Lerch24.312W 7-1197210314.200.05289782
    Totals9.0721031--
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Frank LaCorte27.309L 1-11.14442206.650.26114930
    Rick Williams26.281-3.21001103.130.02244113
    George Throop28.266-33110403.910.1317290
    Pete Ladd23.031-10001000.001.00110
    Totals9.0855470--
    Other Game Information
    HB: George Throop (1)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Randy Lerch 0-0-0, Frank LaCorte 0-0-0, Rick Williams 0-0-0, George Throop 0-0-0, Pete Ladd 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Randy Lerch 34, Frank LaCorte 10, Rick Williams 14, George Throop 12, Pete Ladd 4
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Randy Lerch 12-12, Frank LaCorte 1-1, Rick Williams 5-5, George Throop 4-0, Pete Ladd 1-2

    Umpires: HP: Doug Harvey 1B: Frank Pulli 2B: Andy Olsen 3B: Eric Gregg


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