Game Information
Score of Game
Houston Astros 8 Philadelphia Phillies 2
Game Date
Start Time
Night
Innings
9
DH Used
Yes
Ballpark
Attendance
23,024
Weather
Vis Manager
Bob Lillis (HOU)
Home Manager
Paul Owens (PHI)
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
None
Umpires
HOU Record
48-42 -- NL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 3 / 3 / 8
HOU Streak
Win 1
PHI Record
44-43 -- NL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 1 / 4 / 10
PHI Streak
Loss 2
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1HOU1Tony ScottCFRPHISteve CarltonLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Bob Dernier]10-0---
    1HOU2Terry PuhlRFLPHISteve CarltonLWalk1---0-0---Walked20-0---
    1HOU3Dickie ThonSSRPHISteve CarltonLGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Mike Schmidt]. Double Play ... Terry Puhl out at 2b.30-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1PHI1Bob DernierCFRHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Ray Knight]40-0---
    1PHI2Pete Rose1BLHOUJoe NiekroRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout50-0---
    1PHI3Joe Morgan2BLHOUJoe NiekroRWalk2---0-0---Walked60-0---
    1PHI4Mike Schmidt3BRHOUJoe NiekroRWalk21--0-0---Walked ... Joe Morgan advanced to second70-0---
    1PHI5Von HayesRFLHOUJoe NiekroRStrikeout212-0-0---Strikeout80-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2HOU4Phil Garner3BRPHISteve CarltonLSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field90-0---
    2HOU5Jose CruzLFLPHISteve CarltonLSingle01--0-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field ... Phil Garner advanced to second100-0---
    2HOU6Ray Knight1BRPHISteve CarltonLSingle012-0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field ... Phil Garner Scored ... Jose Cruz advanced to second110-0---
    2HOU7Bill Doran2BRPHISteve CarltonLStrikeout012-0-0---Strikeout121-0---
    2HOU8George BjorkmanCRPHISteve CarltonLStrikeout112-0-0---Strikeout131-0---
    2HOU9Joe NiekroPRPHISteve CarltonLGroundout212-0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Mike Schmidt] ... Jose Cruz forced out at third base141-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2PHI6Gary MatthewsLFRHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Terry Puhl]150-1---
    2PHI7Bo DiazCRHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Dickie Thon]160-1---
    2PHI8Ivan DeJesusSSRHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Dickie Thon]170-1---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3HOU1Tony ScottCFRPHISteve CarltonLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout181-0---
    3HOU2Terry PuhlRFLPHISteve CarltonLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Pete Rose]191-0---
    3HOU3Dickie ThonSSRPHISteve CarltonLSingle2---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field201-0---
    3HOU4Phil Garner3BRPHISteve CarltonLDouble21--0-0---Doubled (Ground Rule) on ground ball to Right Field; Dickie Thon advanced to third ... Dickie Thon advanced to third211-0---
    3HOU5Jose CruzLFLPHISteve CarltonLSingle2-230-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Phil Garner Scored ... Dickie Thon Scored221-0---
    3HOU6Ray Knight1BRPHISteve CarltonLFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Von Hayes]233-0---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3PHI9Steve CarltonPLHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Bill Doran]240-3---
    3PHI1Bob DernierCFRHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Dickie Thon]250-3---
    3PHI2Pete Rose1BLHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Ray Knight]260-3---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4HOU7Bill Doran2BRPHISteve CarltonLWalk0---0-0---Walked273-0---
    4HOU8George BjorkmanCRPHISteve CarltonLDouble01--0-0---Doubled (Ground Rule) on ground ball to Left Field; Bill Doran advanced to third ... Bill Doran advanced to third283-0---
    4HOU9Joe NiekroPRPHISteve CarltonLStrikeout0-230-0---Strikeout293-0---
    4HOU1Tony ScottCFRPHISteve CarltonLStrikeout1-230-0---Strikeout303-0---
    4HOU2Terry PuhlRFLPHISteve CarltonLSingle2-230-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... George Bjorkman Scored ... Bill Doran Scored313-0---
    4HOU3Dickie ThonSSRPHISteve CarltonLSingle21--0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field ... Terry Puhl advanced to second325-0---
    4HOU4Phil Garner3BRPHITug McGrawLStrikeout212-0-0---Strikeout335-0---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4PHI3Joe Morgan2BLHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Terry Puhl]340-5---
    4PHI4Mike Schmidt3BRHOUJoe NiekroRWalk1---0-0---Walked350-5---
    4PHI5Von HayesRFLHOUJoe NiekroRSingle11--0-0---Infield Single to Shortstop ... Mike Schmidt advanced to second360-5---
    4PHI6Gary MatthewsLFRHOUJoe NiekroRWild Pitch112-0-0---Wild Pitch by Joe Niekro ... Von Hayes advanced to second ... Mike Schmidt advanced to third370-5Non-Batter Event
    4PHI6Gary MatthewsLFRHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout1-230-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Dickie Thon] ... Mike Schmidt Scored ... Von Hayes advanced to third380-5---
    4PHI7Bo DiazCRHOUJoe NiekroRWalk2--30-0---Walked391-5---
    4PHI8Ivan DeJesusSSRHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout21-30-0---Flied out to Center Field [Tony Scott]401-5---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5HOU5Jose CruzLFLPHITug McGrawLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Joe Morgan]415-1---
    5HOU6Ray Knight1BRPHITug McGrawLDouble1---0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Left Field425-1---
    5HOU7Bill Doran2BRPHITug McGrawLStrikeout1-2-0-0---Strikeout435-1---
    5HOU8George BjorkmanCRPHITug McGrawLIntentional Walk2-2-0-0---Walked Intentionally445-1---
    5HOU9Joe NiekroPRPHITug McGrawLFlyout212-0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Bob Dernier]455-1---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5PHI9Greg GrossPHLHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Ray Knight]461-5---
    5PHI1Bob DernierCFRHOUJoe NiekroRSingle1---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field471-5---
    5PHI2Pete Rose1BLHOUJoe NiekroRStolen Base11--0-0---Bob Dernier Stole 2B [Joe Niekro/George Bjorkman]481-5Non-Batter Event
    5PHI2Pete Rose1BLHOUJoe NiekroRWalk1-2-0-0---Walked491-5---
    5PHI3Joe Morgan2BLHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout112-0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Dickie Thon]. Double Play ... Pete Rose out at 2b.501-5---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6HOU1Tony ScottCFLPHIPorfi AltamiranoRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Joe Morgan]515-1---
    6HOU2Terry PuhlRFLPHIPorfi AltamiranoRSingle1---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field525-1---
    6HOU3Dickie ThonSSRPHIPorfi AltamiranoRSingle11--0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Terry Puhl advanced to second535-1---
    6HOU4Phil Garner3BRPHIPorfi AltamiranoRStrikeout112-0-0---Strikeout545-1---
    6HOU5Jose CruzLFLPHIPorfi AltamiranoRGroundout212-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Joe Morgan] ... Dickie Thon forced out at second base555-1---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6PHI4Mike Schmidt3BRHOUJoe NiekroRDouble0---0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Center Field561-5---
    6PHI5Von HayesRFLHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout0-2-0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Tony Scott]571-5---
    6PHI6Gary MatthewsLFRHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout1-2-0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Tony Scott]581-5---
    6PHI7Bo DiazCRHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout2-2-0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jose Cruz]591-5---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7HOU6Ray Knight1BRPHIPorfi AltamiranoRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Von Hayes]605-1---
    7HOU7Bill Doran2BLPHIPorfi AltamiranoRSingle1---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Left Field615-1---
    7HOU8George BjorkmanCRPHIPorfi AltamiranoRStrikeout11--0-0---Strikeout625-1---
    7HOU9Joe NiekroPRPHIPorfi AltamiranoRGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Ivan DeJesus]635-1---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7PHI8Ivan DeJesusSSRHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Bill Doran]641-5---
    7PHI9Joe LefebvrePHLHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Terry Puhl]651-5---
    7PHI1Bob DernierCFRHOUJoe NiekroRSingle2---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Left Field661-5---
    7PHI2Pete Rose1BLHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jose Cruz]671-5---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8HOU1Tony ScottCFLPHIRon ReedRSingle0---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Center Field685-1---
    8HOU2Terry PuhlRFLPHIRon ReedRGroundout01--0-0---Sacrifice Hit to Pitcher [Ron Reed] ... Tony Scott advanced to second695-1---
    8HOU3Dickie ThonSSRPHIRon ReedRIntentional Walk1-2-0-0---Walked Intentionally705-1---
    8HOU4Phil Garner3BRPHIRon ReedRFlyout112-0-0---Flied out to Catcher [Bo Diaz]715-1---
    8HOU5Jose CruzLFLPHIRon ReedRWild Pitch212-0-0---Wild Pitch by Ron Reed ... Dickie Thon advanced to second ... Tony Scott advanced to third725-1Non-Batter Event
    8HOU5Jose CruzLFLPHIRon ReedRIntentional Walk2-230-0---Walked Intentionally735-1---
    8HOU6Ray Knight1BRPHIAl HollandLSingle21230-0---Infield Single to Shortstop ... Tony Scott Scored ... Jose Cruz advanced to second ... Dickie Thon advanced to third745-1---
    8HOU7Bill Doran2BRPHIAl HollandLSingle21230-0---Singled on fly ball to Center Field ... Jose Cruz Scored ... Dickie Thon Scored ... Ray Knight advanced to second756-1---
    8HOU8George BjorkmanCRPHIAl HollandLStrikeout212-0-0---Strikeout768-1---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8PHI3Joe Morgan2BLHOUJoe NiekroRWalk0---0-0---Walked771-8---
    8PHI4Mike Schmidt3BRHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout01--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Dickie Thon]. Double Play ... Joe Morgan out at 2b.781-8---
    8PHI5Von HayesCFLHOUJoe NiekroRSingle2---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field791-8---
    8PHI6Gary MatthewsLFRHOUJoe NiekroRWild Pitch21--0-0---Wild Pitch by Joe Niekro ... Von Hayes advanced to second801-8Non-Batter Event
    8PHI6Gary MatthewsLFRHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout2-2-0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Terry Puhl]811-8---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9HOU9Joe NiekroPRPHIAl HollandLPopout0---0-0---Popped out to Second Base [Joe Morgan]828-1---
    9HOU1Tony ScottCFRPHIAl HollandLSingle1---0-0---Singled on popout to Center Field838-1---
    9HOU2Terry PuhlRFLPHIAl HollandLStrikeout11--0-0---Strikeout848-1---
    9HOU3Dickie ThonSSRPHIAl HollandLStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout858-1---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9PHI7Bo DiazCRHOUJoe NiekroRSingle0---0-0---Singled on popout to Center Field861-8---
    9PHI8Ivan DeJesusSSRHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout01--0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Tony Scott]871-8---
    9PHI9Joe LefebvreRFLHOUJoe NiekroRDouble11--0-0---Doubled on fly ball to Left Field; Bo Diaz advanced to third ... Bo Diaz advanced to third881-8---
    9PHI1Tony PerezPHRHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout1-230-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Phil Garner] ... Bo Diaz Scored ... Joe Lefebvre advanced to third891-8---
    9PHI2Pete Rose1BLHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout2--30-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Joe Niekro]902-8---
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