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Pittsburgh Pirates 7 Houston Astros 6

+ Boxscore: Sun, August 20,1978
1978-08-19 - 1978-08-21
  123 456 789  R H E
Houston Astros (56-68)000 220 020 6111
Pittsburgh Pirates (60-62)203 101 00X 7143
Date of Game: Sun, August 20,1978
Stadium: Three Rivers Stadium
Attendance: 0
Time of Game: 2:45
Winning Pitcher: Jim Rooker (8-8)
Losing Pitcher: Tom Dixon (6-10)
Save: Kent Tekulve (23)

Home Runs: Dale Berra (1), Willie Stargell (17)
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
PHI6555.542--51844474W2
CHN6359.5163.0492525-33W1
PIT6062.4926.0483498-15W7
MON5866.4689.049645145L4
SLN5272.41915.0429488-59W1
NYN5073.40716.5471523-52L1
NL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
LAN7351.589--567444123W1
SFN7153.5732.049344449L2
CIN7054.5653.054152417L1
SDN6559.5248.0454458-4W5
ATL5667.45516.5465569-104L1
HOU5668.45217.0461502-41L6
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    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Terry Puhlcf22.0434
    01010.29617532622
    Julio Gonzalez2b25.2385
    10002.2321601102
    Enos Cabell1b28.3164
    02110.28864965426
    Art Howe3b31.2485
    12101.2883467492
    Jesus Aloulf36.1493
    11000.33013141140
    Joaquin Andujarp25.242000000.13673030
    Wilbur Howardph29.2241
    00000.2464471114
    Ken Forschp31.346000000.182348000
    Reggie Baldwinph24.0011
    00000.24128180
    Jose Cruzrf31.0124
    12100.29897196525
    Bruce Bochyc23.1264
    02100.25822130
    Jimmy Sextonss26.2493
    11011.16778137
    Tom Dixonp23.1191
    00000.11134010
    Rick Williamsp25.284000000.00015000
    Rafael Landestoyph25.0840
    10010.25044062
    Denny Wallinglf24.1252
    00100.2341031186
    Totals37611544.2739734807-
    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting
    PITPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Frank Taverasss28.2395
    24100.27967403232
    Omar Morenocf25.3002
    01100.23331922250
    Dave Parkerrf27.0724
    22101.306680238114
    Willie Stargell1b38.1674
    13300.287197717592
    Ed Ottlf-c27.0404
    00000.2452246253
    Phil Garner2b29.1124
    00001.26262564318
    Manny Sanguillenc34.1522
    00000.25013283132
    Steve Bryelf29.1972
    12000.229689181
    Dale Berra3b21.2504
    12101.15134131
    Jim Rookerp35.3312
    00000.191294052
    Kent Tekulvep31.1682
    00001.118247000
    Totals35714704.2628677091-
    Game Stats
    2B: Jose Cruz (23), Dave Parker (21), Frank Taveras (27)
    HR: Dale Berra (1), Willie Stargell (17)
    RBI: Bruce Bochy (3), Enos Cabell (54), Jose Cruz (65), Art Howe (49), Denny Walling (18), Dale Berra (3), Omar Moreno (22), Dave Parker (81), Willie Stargell (59), Frank Taveras (32)
    SB: Jose Cruz (25), Jimmy Sexton (7), Dave Parker (14), Frank Taveras (32)
    CS: Enos Cabell (12)
    SH: Omar Moreno (10)
    SF: Omar Moreno (2)
    GDP: Ed Ott (5)
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Tom Dixon23.119L 6-103.29660223.890.07253421
    Rick Williams25.284-0.10000004.500.0015151
    Joaquin Andujar25.242-24110203.000.04227663
    Ken Forsch31.346-21000003.140.014435389
    Totals8.01477042--
    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching
    PITAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Jim Rooker35.331W 8-85.28424204.400.0923291229
    Kent Tekulve31.168SV 233.13210201.980.03692470
    Totals9.01163440--
    Other Game Information

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Tom Dixon 0-0-0, Rick Williams 0-0-0, Joaquin Andujar 0-0-0, Ken Forsch 0-0-0, Jim Rooker 0-0-0, Kent Tekulve 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Tom Dixon 20, Rick Williams 1, Joaquin Andujar 9, Ken Forsch 7, Jim Rooker 28, Kent Tekulve 13
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Tom Dixon 3-6, Rick Williams 1-0, Joaquin Andujar 2-2, Ken Forsch 2-4, Jim Rooker 6-8, Kent Tekulve 7-1

    Umpires: HP: Bill Williams 1B: Dick Stello 2B: Bruce Froemming 3B: Eric Gregg


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