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Philadelphia Phillies 1 Houston Astros 0

+ Boxscore: Sat, August 18,1979
1979-08-17 - 1979-08-19
  123 456 789  R H E
Philadelphia Phillies (63-60)000 000 010 140
Houston Astros (70-53)000 000 000 0101
Date of Game: Sat, August 18,1979
Stadium: Astrodome
Attendance: 37,735
Time of Game: 2:23

Winning Pitcher: Larry Christenson (4-8)
Losing Pitcher: J.R. Richard (12-12)
Save: Ron Reed (4)

Home Runs: None
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
PIT7052.574--57750572L2
MON6651.5642.551443876W3
CHN6554.5463.556754423W4
SLN6358.5216.555152823W2
PHI6360.5127.5531553-22W3
NYN5268.43317.0468524-56L2
NL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
HOU7053.569--445453-8L3
CIN6856.5482.557349875W2
LAN5765.46712.55825802W5
SFN5766.46313.0559581-22L4
SDN5371.42717.5467541-74L5
ATL4777.37923.5528617-89L5
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    Philadelphia Phillies Batting
    PHIPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bake McBriderf30.1964
    01001.26874394421
    Greg Grosslf27.0174
    02100.333749082
    Pete Rose1b38.1262
    00020.310262634914
    Mike Schmidt3b29.3254
    00001.263104539909
    Bob Boonec31.2733
    00010.2988899531
    Garry Maddoxcf29.3514
    00001.2801074115022
    Larry Bowass33.2554
    00000.252144902215
    Manny Trillo2b28.2363
    01001.2527364293
    Larry Christensonp25.2812
    00002.360156111
    Del Unserph34.2520
    10010.31116005262
    Tug McGrawp34.353000000.167626000
    Ron Reedp36.289000000.250466000
    Totals3014146.279103212159-
    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Cesar Cedeno1b28.1744
    02001.270124754025
    Craig Reynoldsss26.2344
    01000.27043103310
    Terry Puhlcf23.0413
    01010.29133083925
    Jose Cruzlf32.0103
    02011.295112865930
    Enos Cabell3b29.3144
    02000.26880465231
    Jeff Leonardrf23.3314
    00000.29911703714
    Alan Ashbyc28.0412
    00011.2065032320
    Denny Wallingph25.1231
    00000.2961963240
    Rafael Landestoy2b26.0823
    02000.2151650106
    J.R. Richardp29.1643
    00001.130209150
    Totals31010034.2689425130-
    Game Stats
    2B: Rafael Landestoy (3)
    3B: Greg Gross (3)
    RBI: Greg Gross (8)
    SB: Cesar Cedeno (25)
    CS: Manny Trillo (6), Cesar Cedeno (9), Terry Puhl (20)
    GDP: Enos Cabell (16), Jeff Leonard (9)
    Philadelphia Phillies Pitching
    PHIAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Larry Christenson25.281W 4-878003304.550.1316164146
    Tug McGraw34.353-12000104.770.035162638
    Ron Reed36.289SV 410000004.050.0047473233
    Totals9.01000340--
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    J.R. Richard29.164L 12-1294114603.330.0429212195
    Totals9.0411460--
    Other Game Information
    IBB: J.R. Richard

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Larry Christenson 0-0-0, Tug McGraw 0-0-0, Ron Reed 0-0-0, J.R. Richard 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Larry Christenson 27, Tug McGraw 5, Ron Reed 2, J.R. Richard 34
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Larry Christenson 8-5, Tug McGraw 1-1, Ron Reed 1-1, J.R. Richard 10-10

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


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