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San Francisco Giants 2 Houston Astros 1

+ Boxscore: Sat, April 14,1979
1979-04-13 - 1979-04-15
  123 456 789  R H E
Houston Astros (5-3)000 000 010 192
San Francisco Giants (7-2)000 200 00X 240
Date of Game: Sat, April 14,1979
Stadium: Candlestick Park
Attendance: 15,931
Time of Game: 2:07

Winning Pitcher: Vida Blue (3-0)
Losing Pitcher: Vern Ruhle (0-2)

Home Runs: None
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TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
SFN72.778--473314W3
HOU53.6251.5311714L2
LAN55.5002.53942-3W1
CIN45.4443.04448-4L1
ATL36.3334.03341-8L1
SDN36.3334.02639-13W1
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    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Terry Puhlrf22.2804
    11001.242217011
    Craig Reynoldsss26.1084
    02000.161329000
    Jeff Leonardcf23.2053
    02100.60022010
    Bob Watson1b33.0044
    02000.2001332030
    Rafael Landestoypr-2b25.321000000.00081010
    Enos Cabell3b-1b29.1884
    00001.267696074
    Art Howe2b-3b32.1204
    02000.231364140
    Jose Cruzlf31.2504
    00001.2501015024
    Alan Ashbyc27.2813
    00003.273410060
    Jesus Alouph37.0211
    00001.0001336000
    Vern Ruhlep28.0792
    00001.00021000
    Cesar Cedenoph28.0481
    00000.3461160150
    Joe Sambitop26.290000000--138000
    Totals3419108.245807121-
    San Francisco Giants Batting
    SFNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Billy Northcf30.3343
    00010.152862031
    Larry Herndoncf25.162000000.000334000
    Terry Whitfieldlf26.0923
    11000.294303040
    Bill Madlock2b28.1024
    00000.114692071
    Rob Andrews2b26.1240000001.000419000
    Jack Clarkrf23.1562
    01011.333335150
    Darrell Evans3b31.3243
    11100.3031156180
    Mike Ivie1b26.2493
    01100.375528271
    Marc Hillc27.0563
    00000.133369020
    Roger Metzgerss31.1873
    00000.2141099051
    Vida Bluep29.2602
    00011.000126000
    Totals2624232.234846223-
    Game Stats
    2B: Art Howe (1), Jeff Leonard (1)
    3B: Craig Reynolds (1), Mike Ivie (1)
    RBI: Jeff Leonard (1), Darrell Evans (8), Mike Ivie (7)
    SB: Billy North (1)
    SH: Terry Whitfield (2)
    SF: Jeff Leonard (1)
    GDP: Art Howe (1), Marc Hill (2)
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Vern Ruhle28.079L 0-264222202.570.4329888
    Joe Sambito26.290-20001000.000.3321385
    Totals8.0422320--
    San Francisco Giants Pitching
    SFNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Vida Blue29.260W 3-099110802.670.333311300
    Totals9.0911080--
    Other Game Information

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Vern Ruhle 0-0-0, Joe Sambito 0-0-0, Vida Blue 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Vern Ruhle 23, Joe Sambito 7, Vida Blue 35
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Vern Ruhle 8-8, Joe Sambito 4-2, Vida Blue 14-8

    Umpires: HP: Jim Cuneo 1B: Fred Brocklander 2B: Tony Patch 3B: Roy Roth


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