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Houston Astros 2 New York Mets 0

+ Boxscore: Fri, August 31,1979
1979-08-30 - 1979-09-01
  123 456 789  R H E
New York Mets (53-78)000 000 000 032
Houston Astros (76-58)011 000 00X 230
Date of Game: Fri, August 31,1979
Stadium: Astrodome
Attendance: 19,883
Time of Game: 1:54

Feats and Milestones
Danny Heep:1st career game
Winning Pitcher: Ken Forsch (9-6)
Losing Pitcher: Craig Swan (12-11)
Save: Joe Sambito (18)

Home Runs: None
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
PIT7855.586--62554085W3
MON7254.5713.555047080W3
CHN7160.5426.060258022L1
SLN7161.5386.560656442W1
PHI6668.49312.5566597-31W1
NYN5378.40524.0493576-83L8
NL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CIN7758.570--63153497L1
HOU7658.5670.54824820W1
LAN6272.46314.5620624-4W1
SFN6074.44816.5592625-33L1
SDN5778.42220.0503591-88L1
ATL5380.39823.0561648-87L1
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    New York Mets Batting
    NYNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Joel Youngbloodlf28.0034
    00000.287390165115
    Frank Taverasss29.2504
    01000.26284612837
    Lee Mazzillicf24.1594
    01001.302458136628
    Richie Hebner3b-1b31.2792
    00011.25613977582
    John Stearnsc28.0103
    00000.24549895713
    Ed Kranepool1b34.2962
    00000.24818311130
    Elliott Maddoxph-3b31.2541
    00000.276869091
    Dan Normanrf24.2323
    00000.18052140
    Doug Flynn2b28.1353
    01000.2505923530
    Craig Swanp28.2742
    00002.132122020
    Alex Trevinoph22.0051
    00000.288640170
    Andy Hasslerp27.318000000.00079000
    Totals2903014.26210047198-
    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Cesar Cedeno1b28.1873
    01010.270125854226
    Craig Reynoldsss26.2473
    00101.27044203611
    Terry Puhlcf23.0544
    00000.28534184226
    Jose Cruzlf32.0233
    00000.289113986230
    Enos Cabell3b29.3273
    01000.26781565633
    Jeff Leonardrf23.3443
    11000.30012704114
    Bruce Bochyc24.1373
    00001.21799150
    Rafael Landestoy2b26.0953
    00000.2011750156
    Ken Forschp32.3570
    10010.178376030
    Danny Heepph22.0591
    00000.0001000
    Randy Niemannp23.290000000.13318000
    Jesus Alouph37.1601
    00001.2061368060
    Joe Sambitop27.064000000.286186020
    Totals2723123.2699966345-
    Game Stats
    2B: Enos Cabell (18), Jeff Leonard (12)
    RBI: Craig Reynolds (36)
    CS: Cesar Cedeno (10)
    SF: Craig Reynolds (3)
    GDP: Alex Trevino (5)
    New York Mets Pitching
    NYNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Craig Swan28.274L 12-1173202103.180.0230124116
    Andy Hassler27.318-10000204.720.0027179112
    Totals8.0320230--
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Ken Forsch32.357W 9-651000203.240.0120381114
    Randy Niemann23.290-32001103.480.0519197
    Joe Sambito27.064SV 1810000101.420.00501865
    Totals9.0300140--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Andy Hassler (8), Craig Swan (2)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Craig Swan 0-0-0, Andy Hassler 0-0-0, Ken Forsch 0-0-0, Randy Niemann 0-0-0, Joe Sambito 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Craig Swan 26, Andy Hassler 4, Ken Forsch 16, Randy Niemann 11, Joe Sambito 3
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Craig Swan 10-10, Andy Hassler 1-1, Ken Forsch 6-7, Randy Niemann 2-5, Joe Sambito 0-2

    Umpires: HP: Lee Weyer 1B: Dutch Rennert 2B: Harry Wendelstedt 3B: Ed Montague


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