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Pittsburgh Pirates 9 Houston Astros 5

+ Boxscore: Thu, July 19,1979
1979-07-18 - 1979-07-20
  123 456 789  R H E
Houston Astros (54-42)300 200 000 5121
Pittsburgh Pirates (48-40)032 002 11X 991
Date of Game: Thu, July 19,1979
Stadium: Three Rivers Stadium
Attendance: 0
Time of Game: 2:41

Feats and Milestones
Art Howe:4 hits
Ed Ott:2 sacrifice flies
Winning Pitcher: Dave Roberts (1-2)
Losing Pitcher: Ken Forsch (5-6)

Home Runs: Phil Garner (4), Art Howe (5), Willie Stargell (19)
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
MON5036.581--37631561L1
CHN4839.5522.54013983L2
PIT4840.5453.039635541W4
PHI5043.5383.541239715L1
SLN4543.5116.040239111L1
NYN3950.43812.5346391-45L2
NL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
HOU5442.562--339349-10L3
CIN4946.5164.542038931W2
SFN4648.4897.044143011W2
SDN4453.45410.5375410-35W1
ATL4053.43012.5427465-38W1
LAN3757.39416.0411456-45W1
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    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Rafael Landestoy2b26.0525
    01001.189145082
    Craig Reynoldsss26.2043
    13110.2784070257
    Terry Puhlcf23.0115
    11101.28730262318
    Jose Cruzlf31.3464
    00011.284110164923
    Enos Cabell1b29.2845
    11100.25977654121
    Jeff Leonardrf23.3014
    00011.267890216
    Art Howe3b32.2165
    14200.2404335240
    Bruce Bochyc24.0943
    11011.19285140
    Ken Forschp32.3142
    01010.135371010
    Randy Niemannp23.247000000.14311000
    Denny Wallingph25.0931
    00001.2771853190
    Bert Robergep24.289000000--13000
    Totals37512556.2626993918-
    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting
    PITPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Omar Morenocf26.2684
    11000.30444563839
    Tim Foliss28.2234
    00000.27110970323
    Dave Parkerrf28.0402
    11110.299807165513
    Willie Stargell1b39.1354
    22201.310207319430
    Bill Robinsonlf36.0234
    22000.275118819497
    Bill Madlock3b28.1982
    21120.28576784917
    Rennie Stennett2b28.105000000.23310430181
    Ed Ottc28.0082
    00200.2633195230
    Phil Garner2b-3b30.0803
    12310.2987414217
    Bert Blylevenp28.1040
    00000.163161020
    Dave Robertsp34.3111
    00000.000322000
    John Milnerph29.2031
    00000.2479176232
    Enrique Romop32.004000000.143154010
    Grant Jacksonp36.294000000.000554010
    Mike Easlerph28.2321
    00001.26985250
    Kent Tekulvep32.136000000.400318010
    Totals2899942.27896610991-
    Game Stats
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Ken Forsch32.314L 5-667762023.360.0815376109
    Randy Niemann23.247-11110103.060.0211116
    Bert Roberge24.289-11112101.500.1713130
    Totals8.0998422--
    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching
    PITAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bert Blyleven28.104-3.18554413.900.0922338335
    Dave Roberts34.311W 1-22.23000002.470.0631382265
    Enrique Romo32.004-1.11001102.470.03431573
    Grant Jackson36.294-0.20000103.480.004353583
    Kent Tekulve32.136-10000003.600.00493180
    Totals9.01255561--
    Other Game Information

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Ken Forsch 0-0-0, Randy Niemann 0-0-0, Bert Roberge 0-0-0, Bert Blyleven 0-0-0, Dave Roberts 0-0-0, Enrique Romo 0-0-0, Grant Jackson 0-0-0, Kent Tekulve 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Ken Forsch 27, Randy Niemann 4, Bert Roberge 5, Bert Blyleven 20, Dave Roberts 11, Enrique Romo 7, Grant Jackson 2, Kent Tekulve 3
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Ken Forsch 10-8, Randy Niemann 1-1, Bert Roberge 0-1, Bert Blyleven 3-2, Dave Roberts 6-2, Enrique Romo 2-2, Grant Jackson 0-1, Kent Tekulve 2-1

    Umpires: HP: Jerry Crawford 1B: Charlie Williams 2B: John Kibler 3B: Terry Tata


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