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St. Louis Cardinals 5 Houston Astros 2

+ Boxscore: Wed, May 02,1979
1979-05-01 - 1979-05-03
  123 456 789  R H E
Houston Astros (15-8)100 100 000 282
St. Louis Cardinals (12-10)100 020 02X 590
Date of Game: Wed, May 02,1979
Stadium: Busch Stadium II
Attendance: 5,190
Time of Game: 1:57

Winning Pitcher: John Denny (2-2)
Losing Pitcher: Ken Forsch (3-1)

Home Runs: Bob Watson (1)
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
MON155.750--1017823W7
PHI147.6671.5836518L1
SLN1210.5454.0988414W2
CHN910.4745.56374-11L1
NYN811.4216.57581-6L1
PIT812.4007.097100-3W1
NL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
HOU158.652--1058223L2
CIN1211.5223.099105-6W1
SDN1014.4175.5109118-9W1
SFN1014.4175.5108123-15W1
LAN1015.4006.0100114-14L3
ATL814.3646.594108-14L1
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    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Terry Puhlrf22.2984
    00000.277232246
    Craig Reynoldsss26.1262
    11020.284344060
    Cesar Cedenocf28.0664
    01100.30311722115
    Jose Cruzlf31.2683
    01011.32510302199
    Enos Cabell3b29.2063
    01010.29171111510
    Bob Watson1b33.0224
    11100.26513471100
    Art Howe2b32.1384
    01000.2023792120
    Alan Ashbyc27.2994
    02000.230422090
    Ken Forschp32.2362
    00000.105362000
    Denny Wallingph25.0151
    00000.143141020
    Totals3128241.2671896140-
    St. Louis Cardinals Batting
    SLNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Garry Templetonss23.0394
    01101.302383052
    Tony Scottcf27.2274
    23000.3333340135
    Keith Hernandez1b25.1942
    10110.2135492151
    Ted Simmonsc29.2664
    02100.28613185110
    George Hendrickrf29.1963
    01100.279958181
    Dane Iorglf28.3564
    11000.26393031
    Jerry Mumphreypr-lf26.235000000.143408010
    Ken Reitz3b27.3134
    00000.3009671121
    Mike Tyson2b29.1093
    11100.255787292
    John Dennyp26.1753
    00001.000117010
    Totals3159512.2731835914-
    Game Stats
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Ken Forsch32.236L 3-189531202.490.216367101
    Totals8.0953120--
    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching
    SLNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    John Denny26.175W 2-298224113.000.276122119
    Totals9.0822411--
    Other Game Information
    WP: John Denny (1)
    BK: John Denny (1)
    IBB: Ken Forsch , John Denny

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Ken Forsch 0-0-0, John Denny 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Ken Forsch 34, John Denny 36
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Ken Forsch 12-10, John Denny 16-7

    Umpires: HP: Jim Jones 1B: Dave Pallone 2B: Bob Sharp 3B: Bob Freels


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