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Houston Astros 7 St. Louis Cardinals 6

+ Boxscore: Sun, July 22,1979
1979-07-21 - 1979-07-23
  123 456 789  R H E
Houston Astros (55-44)022 000 201 7140
St. Louis Cardinals (46-45)330 000 000 691
Date of Game: Sun, July 22,1979
Stadium: Busch Stadium II
Attendance: 27,973
Time of Game: 2:41

Winning Pitcher: Joe Sambito (5-3)
Losing Pitcher: Will McEnaney (0-1)

Home Runs: Jerry Mumphrey (2), Terry Puhl (7)
HOU SLN
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
MON5238.578--40933673W1
PIT5240.5651.041936950W8
CHN5140.5601.54234185W1
PHI5244.5423.042440717W1
SLN4645.5056.542040416L1
NYN4052.43513.0352398-46L1
NL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
HOU5544.556--354370-16W1
CIN5148.5154.044241032L1
SFN4850.4906.54624584L1
SDN4555.45010.5380418-38L2
ATL4057.41214.0437486-49L4
LAN3958.40215.0423471-48W1
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    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Julio Gonzalez2b26.2095
    12000.248230081
    Craig Reynoldsss26.2074
    01000.2754100267
    Terry Puhlcf23.0145
    22100.28430672418
    Jose Cruzlf31.3494
    12210.289110565225
    Enos Cabell1b29.2874
    23100.26678054321
    Jeff Leonardrf23.3044
    13100.270930227
    Art Howe3b32.2193
    00010.2424376250
    Alan Ashbyc28.0143
    01100.2264852290
    Rick Williamsp26.2551
    00001.15034000
    Frank LaCortep27.2831
    00000.00047000
    Denny Wallingph25.0961
    00000.2811873200
    George Throopp28.240000000.00024000
    Jesus Alouph37.1201
    00000.1921360020
    Joe Sambitop27.024000000.250174010
    Totals36714621.2658095672-
    St. Louis Cardinals Batting
    SLNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Jerry Mumphreylf26.3165
    22200.2884662124
    Ken Oberkfell2b23.0794
    00001.3161011161
    Garry Templetonph23.1201
    00001.31744753013
    Keith Hernandez1b25.2753
    21020.3226177604
    George Hendrickrf29.2775
    12200.31810217422
    Tony Scottcf27.3082
    00110.27240034527
    Ken Reitz3b28.0284
    01100.27910345461
    Steve Swisherc27.3484
    01001.125441120
    Mike Phillipsss28.3374
    00001.258565150
    Bob Forschp29.1901
    11010.167171040
    Lou Brockph40.0341
    00000.32425645287
    Roy Thomasp26.030000000.16726000
    Roger Freedph33.0501
    01000.227337260
    Silvio Martinezpr23.338000000.13949030
    Will McEnaneyp27.159000000.000251000
    Totals3569644.2938018490-
    Game Stats
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Randy Niemann23.250-0.23331103.530.0812127
    Rick Williams26.255-14330013.070.05183512
    Frank LaCorte27.283-3.11003105.140.2984628
    George Throop28.240-20000005.790.0012240
    Joe Sambito27.024W 5-321000201.200.02381745
    Totals9.0966441--
    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching
    SLNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bob Forsch29.190-57431115.070.0719174168
    Roy Thomas26.030-35221003.910.266263
    Will McEnaney27.159L 0-112110002.770.05272510
    Totals9.01476211--
    Other Game Information
    BK: Will McEnaney (1)
    IBB: Frank LaCorte

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Randy Niemann 0-0-0, Rick Williams 0-0-0, Frank LaCorte 0-0-0, George Throop 0-0-0, Joe Sambito 0-0-0, Bob Forsch 0-0-0, Roy Thomas 0-0-0, Will McEnaney 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Randy Niemann 6, Rick Williams 7, Frank LaCorte 14, George Throop 6, Joe Sambito 7, Bob Forsch 23, Roy Thomas 13, Will McEnaney 4
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Randy Niemann 0-1, Rick Williams 1-2, Frank LaCorte 2-7, George Throop 5-1, Joe Sambito 3-1, Bob Forsch 9-5, Roy Thomas 4-3, Will McEnaney 1-1

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


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