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Houston Astros 41-52L315.561020000 201 100 00 461
New York Mets 41-56W312.551123000 201 010 01 5181
Date of Game:  Thursday, July 20, 1978
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Bruce Bochy - 1st career home run, 1st career RBI
  • Art Howe - 2 home runs

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Rafael Landestoyss25.053500003.2651126041
    Terry Puhlcf22.012400012.2928614631915
    Enos Cabell3b28.285411010.2869361944222
    Jose Cruzrf30.347402010.2808794165016
    Bob Watson1b32.101500000.28290127510582
    Art Howe2b31.217422200.295883266362
    Dave Bergmanlf25.044500002.2375769041
    Bruce Bochyc23.095311111.50022110
    Vern Ruhlep27.176100001.00018000
        Bo McLaughlinp24.270000000.0001071000
        Denny Wallingph24.094000010.22863781135
        Ken Forschp31.315100000.22234338000
        Wilbur Howardph29.193100000.24748430173
        Joe Sambitop26.022000000.00038112000
    Totals: 3746359.1627084441 

    New York Mets Batting Stats

    Len Randle3b29.158601000.2328382712210
    Bobby Valentine2b28.068201010.273455521140
        Ed Kranepoolph33.254100100.2414517492120
        Tim Foliss27.224211000.239679810131
    Lee Mazzillicf23.117502011.2689627910409
    Willie Montanez1b30.110612100.26696117013613
    Steve Hendersonlf25.244512000.262971968465
        Dale Murrayp28.168000000.00043280000
        Joel Youngbloodph26.327101100.252612113130
    Ron Hodgesc29.028503000.25332267061
    Bruce Boisclairrf-lf25.223512102.247713153132
    Doug Flynnss-2b27.093401110.252974060201
    Dwight Bernardp26.050100011.00077000
        Kevin Kobelp24.291111000.2221327000
        Elliott Maddoxph-rf30.212201000.276697632222
    Totals: 46518544.3919228030 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Bruce Boisclair (4), Enos Cabell (17), Doug Flynn (7), Steve Henderson (17), Len Randle (13), Bobby Valentine (3), Joel Youngblood (5)
    HR:  Bruce Bochy (1), Art Howe 2 (6)
    RBIs:  Bruce Bochy (1), Bruce Boisclair (13), Doug Flynn (20), Art Howe 2 (36), Ed Kranepool (12), Willie Montanez (61), Joel Youngblood (13)
    SB:  Len Randle (10)
    CS: Terry Puhl (8)
    GDP:  Doug Flynn (11), Bob Watson (10)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Vern Ruhle27.1763.17222106.003.00000184
    Bo McLaughlin24.2700.21001003.001.810001073
    Ken Forsch31.31557211202.861.4400034343
    Joe Sambito  (L 3-6)26.0221.13110103.261.3800038112
    Pitching Totals:10.31854440 00083612

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Dwight Bernard26.05043225413.001.5800077
    Kevin Kobel24.29142220222.251.160001352
    Dale Murray  (W 5-4)28.16831000304.391.4800043280
    Pitching Totals:11644593 00063339

    Other Game Information


    Balks:  Vern Ruhle; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Vern Ruhle 0-0-0;  Bo McLaughlin 0-0-0;  Ken Forsch 0-0-0;  Joe Sambito 0-0-0;  Dwight Bernard 0-0-0;  Kevin Kobel 0-0-0;  Dale Murray 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Vern Ruhle 18;  Bo McLaughlin 3;  Ken Forsch 23;  Joe Sambito 6;  Dwight Bernard 18;  Kevin Kobel 14;  Dale Murray 11; 
    Time of Game:  3:00    Attendance:  13,341
    Umpires:   Home:   Dick Stello  1B  Bruce Froemming  2B  Eric Gregg  3B  Bill Williams 

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