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Houston Astros 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 2

+ Boxscore: Sun, September 30,1979
1979-09-29 - 1979-10-01
  123 456 789  R H E
Houston Astros (89-73)000 001 020 370
Los Angeles Dodgers (79-83)110 000 000 2101
Date of Game: Sun, September 30,1979
Stadium: Dodger Stadium
Attendance: 46,741
Time of Game: 2:42

Winning Pitcher: Joe Niekro (21-11)
Losing Pitcher: Rick Sutcliffe (17-10)
Save: Joe Sambito (22)

Home Runs: None
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TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CIN9071.559--73164487L2
HOU8973.5491.55835821W2
LAN7983.48811.573971722L2
SFN7191.43819.5672751-79L1
SDN6893.42222.0603681-78W1
ATL6694.41223.5669763-94W2
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    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Rafael Landestoy2b26.1253
    00000.27020303013
    Jeff Leonardcf24.0084
    22101.29015304723
    Denny Wallingrf25.1663
    01110.3272173313
    Danny Heeplf22.0893
    01101.14314020
    Dave Bergman1b26.1164
    00001.400129120
    Enos Cabell3b29.3571
    00001.27284366737
    Julio Gonzalez3b26.2791
    00001.2492560102
    Terry Puhlph23.0841
    00000.28736684930
    Art Howe3b32.2891
    01000.2484746333
    Jimmy Sextonss27.2902
    01011.209154011
    Alan Knicelyc24.1341
    00000.0007000
    Luis Pujolsc23.3173
    00001.22788080
    Bobby Sprowlp23.169000000--3000
    Jose Cruzph32.0531
    00000.289116497236
    Joe Sambitop27.094000000.286199020
    Joe Niekrop34.3272
    00000.120424040
    Craig Reynoldsph-ss26.2772
    11000.26546703912
    Totals3237327.27113615161-
    Los Angeles Dodgers Batting
    LANPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Derrel Thomasss28.2595
    11002.256102754416
    Von Joshuarf-cf31.1524
    00000.2827693141
    Steve Garvey1b30.2823
    01001.3151292281103
    Vic Davalillolf43.061000000.2591451022
    Joe Fergusonph-rf33.0111
    00001.26285820691
    Mickey Hatcherph-3b24.1994
    02100.26933151
    Gary Thomassoncf28.0633
    00000.24882014454
    Dusty Bakerph-lf30.1071
    00001.2741186238811
    Pedro Guerrerolf-1b23.0934
    11000.24230292
    Ted Martinez2b31.2954
    00000.268657022
    Johnny Oatesc33.2523
    01000.130542020
    Manny Motaph41.2241
    01000.3571495030
    Rick Sutcliffep23.1013
    02101.247431170
    Bill Russellph30.3441
    01000.27114147566
    Totals37210206.273121811617-
    Game Stats
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Joe Niekro34.327W 21-1177220403.000.0338437241
    Bobby Sprowl23.169-11000200.000.25363
    Joe Sambito27.094SV 2212000001.780.02631995
    Totals9.01022060--
    Los Angeles Dodgers Pitching
    LANAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Rick Sutcliffe23.101L 17-1097322703.460.04394231
    Totals9.0732270--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Rick Sutcliffe (8)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Joe Niekro 0-0-0, Bobby Sprowl 0-0-0, Joe Sambito 0-0-0, Rick Sutcliffe 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Joe Niekro 28, Bobby Sprowl 4, Joe Sambito 5, Rick Sutcliffe 36
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Joe Niekro 4-14, Bobby Sprowl 0-1, Joe Sambito 2-1, Rick Sutcliffe 7-13

    Umpires: HP: Bob Engel 1B: Steve Fields 2B: Fred Brocklander 3B: Paul Runge


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