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Houston Astros 4 St. Louis Cardinals 2

+ Boxscore: Wed, August 16,1978
1978-08-15 - 1978-08-17
  123 456 789  R H E
Houston Astros (56-62)003 000 010 490
St. Louis Cardinals (49-71)000 000 020 261
Date of Game: Wed, August 16,1978
Stadium: Busch Stadium II
Attendance: 10,829
Time of Game: 2:24

Feats and Milestones
Jose Cruz:3 stolen bases
Winning Pitcher: Joe Niekro (10-9)
Losing Pitcher: Silvio Martinez (6-6)

Home Runs: George Hendrick (14)
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
PHI6353.543--50343073L3
CHN6157.5173.0478507-29L1
MON5862.4837.048843751W2
PIT5462.4669.0455483-28W1
NYN4970.41215.5454498-44L1
SLN4971.40816.0414477-63L1
NL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
LAN7050.583--546427119W2
SFN6951.5751.048143150L2
CIN6852.5672.052351013L1
SDN6159.5089.0434448-14W1
HOU5662.47513.0446474-28W1
ATL5564.46214.5454554-100W1
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    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Terry Puhlcf22.0394
    12010.29917032522
    Julio Gonzalezss25.2345
    01001.2411551102
    Enos Cabell3b28.3124
    00110.28564465225
    Jose Cruzrf31.0084
    22001.30096686124
    Bob Watson1b32.1282
    11100.296130013743
    Denny Wallinglf24.1211
    01010.231981165
    Art Howe2b31.2444
    02200.2883417482
    Dave Bergmanlf-1b25.0712
    00020.24591092
    Luis Pujolsc22.2723
    00010.130411100
    Joe Niekrop33.2824
    00001.200378050
    Totals3349463.2778244184-
    St. Louis Cardinals Batting
    SLNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Lou Brocklf39.0594
    11000.21824770914
    Garry Templetonss22.1454
    01002.28232323320
    George Hendrickcf28.3023
    11211.27489914482
    Ted Simmonsc29.0073
    00000.286125715530
    Steve Swisherc27.0071
    00001.296399191
    Keith Hernandez1b24.3004
    00000.255487104910
    Jerry Mumphreyrf25.3414
    01000.24036112611
    Ken Reitz3b27.0534
    01001.2339108551
    Mike Phillips2b27.3623
    01000.272512090
    Buddy Schultzp27.331000000.200119000
    Silvio Martinezp22.3631
    00000.15225010
    Tony Scottph26.3331
    00000.236284184
    Tom Brunop25.202000000.25029000
    Mike Tyson2b28.2151
    00000.2447433221
    Totals3326215.25710448825-
    Game Stats
    2B: Terry Puhl (21), Denny Walling (5), Bob Watson (25)
    HR: George Hendrick (14)
    RBI: Enos Cabell (52), Art Howe (48), Bob Watson (74), George Hendrick (48)
    SB: Jose Cruz (24), Terry Puhl (22), Jerry Mumphrey (11)
    GDP: Joe Niekro (1), Bob Watson (14)
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Joe Niekro33.282W 10-996221514.170.0526390194
    Totals9.0622151--
    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching
    SLNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Silvio Martinez22.363L 6-656333303.060.09162616
    Tom Bruno25.202-2.13112001.200.335291
    Buddy Schultz27.331-1.20001003.570.01451203
    Totals9.0944630--
    Other Game Information
    IBB: Tom Bruno

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Joe Niekro 0-0-0, Silvio Martinez 0-0-0, Tom Bruno 0-0-0, Buddy Schultz 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Joe Niekro 34, Silvio Martinez 21, Tom Bruno 12, Buddy Schultz 6
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Joe Niekro 11-12, Silvio Martinez 5-4, Tom Bruno 5-2, Buddy Schultz 3-2

    Umpires: HP: Jim Quick 1B: Jerry Crawford 2B: Doug Harvey 3B: Andy Olsen


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