Houston Astros 6, Philadelphia Phillies 1
Regular Season Game 31
Played on Tuesday, May 16, 1978 (N) at Astrodome

PHI N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  9  0
HOU N    3  0  0    0  0  2    0  1  x  -   6  9  2
Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
McBride rf                    5   0   2   0       0   1       3   0
  McGraw p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Bowa ss                       5   0   1   0       0   0       3   5
Schmidt 3b                    4   0   0   0       1   2       0   2
Luzinski lf                   3   0   0   0       2   2       1   0
Hebner 1b                     3   1   0   0       1   2       7   1
  Cardenal ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Maddox cf                     5   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
McCarver c                    3   0   2   1       0   0       3   0
  Reed p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Martin ph,rf                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Harrelson 2b                  3   0   1   0       0   0       5   1
Carlton p                     2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Boone ph,c                  1   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Totals                       36   1   9   1       5   8      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Harrelson-Bowa-Hebner.

BATTING - 
2B: Martin (2,off Bannister).
SH: Harrelson (1,off Lemongello).
Team LOB: 14.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl lf                       4   2   2   1       1   0       2   0
Cabell 3b                     5   1   1   1       0   1       1   0
Cedeno cf                     4   1   1   0       0   0       5   0
Watson 1b                     3   0   2   1       1   0       2   0
  Bergman pr,1b               0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Howe 2b                       2   1   1   1       1   0       4   0
Cruz rf                       3   1   1   1       1   1       3   0
Ferguson c                    2   0   0   0       2   0       8   0
Metzger ss                    4   0   1   1       0   0       1   3
Lemongello p                  2   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
  Bannister p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Alou ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   6   9   6       6   4      27   5

FIELDING - 
E: Howe (4), Metzger (4).
PB: Ferguson (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Watson (8,off Reed).
3B: Puhl (2,off Carlton); Cruz (1,off Reed).
HR: Puhl (2,8th inning off McGraw 0 on 2 out).
SH: Bannister (1,off Reed).
SF: Howe (1,off Carlton).
GDP: Metzger (5,off Carlton).
IBB: Puhl (2,by Reed).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Carlton L(4-4)                5     5   3   3   3   3   0  22
Reed                          2     3   2   2   3   1   0  12
McGraw                        1     1   1   1   0   0   1   4
Totals                        8     9   6   6   6   4   1  38

IBB: Reed (1,Puhl).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemongello W(3-4)             5.1   8   1   1   2   3   0  26
Bannister                     2.2   1   0   0   2   3   0  11
Sambito                       1     0   0   0   1   2   0   5
Totals                        9     9   1   1   5   8   0  42


Umpires: HP - Eric Gregg, 1B - Bill Williams, 2B - Dick Stello (left in the 9th inning), 
3B - Bruce Froemming
Ejections: PHI Coach Tony Taylor by Bill Williams [Call at 1B]
Time of Game: 2:31   Attendance: 11381


Starting Lineups:

   Philadelphia Phillies         Houston Astros           
1. McBride             rf        Puhl                lf
2. Bowa                ss        Cabell              3b
3. Schmidt             3b        Cedeno              cf
4. Luzinski            lf        Watson              1b
5. Hebner              1b        Howe                2b
6. Maddox              cf        Cruz                rf
7. McCarver            c         Ferguson            c
8. Harrelson           2b        Metzger             ss
9. Carlton             p         Lemongello          p

PHILLIES 1ST: On a bunt McBride singled to third; Bowa forced
McBride (shortstop to second) [Bowa to second (error by Howe)];
Schmidt flied out to left; Luzinski walked; Hebner was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl tripled to center; Cabell singled to left [Puhl
scored]; Cedeno singled to center [Cabell to third]; Watson
singled to left [Cabell scored, Cedeno to third]; Howe hit a
sacrifice fly to right [Cedeno scored]; Cruz walked [Watson to
second]; Ferguson walked [Watson to third, Cruz to second];
Metzger grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Ferguson out at second]; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies
0, Astros 3.

PHILLIES 2ND: Maddox flied out to center; McCarver flied out to
center; Harrelson flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Phillies 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Lemongello struck out; Puhl flied out to left;
Cabell grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Phillies 0, Astros 3.

PHILLIES 3RD: Carlton singled to center; McBride made an out to
first; Bowa forced Carlton (shortstop to second); Schmidt struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Cedeno flied out to right; Watson walked; Howe
singled to left [Watson to second]; Cruz struck out; Ferguson
flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 3.

PHILLIES 4TH: Luzinski flied out to right; Hebner walked;
Ferguson allowed a passed ball [Hebner to second]; Maddox made
an out to shortstop; McCarver singled to right [Hebner scored];
Harrelson singled to left [McCarver to second]; Carlton grounded
out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 1,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Metzger grounded out (shortstop to first);
Lemongello was called out on strikes; Puhl made an out to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 3.

PHILLIES 5TH: McBride singled to center; Bowa singled to right
[McBride to third]; Schmidt made an out to second; Luzinski was
called out on strikes; Hebner flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Cabell grounded out (shortstop to first); Cedeno
made an out to second; Watson flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 3.

PHILLIES 6TH: Maddox singled to center; McCarver singled to
center [Maddox to second]; Harrelson out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Maddox to third, McCarver to second];
BANNISTER REPLACED LEMONGELLO (PITCHING); BOONE BATTED FOR
CARLTON; Boone lined to third; McBride lined to left; 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: BOONE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); REED REPLACED
MCCARVER (PITCHING); Howe walked; Cruz tripled to right [Howe
scored]; Ferguson walked; Metzger singled to left [Cruz scored,
Ferguson to second]; Bannister out on a sacrifice bunt (first to
second) [Ferguson to third, Metzger to second]; Puhl was walked
intentionally; Cabell struck out; Cedeno forced Puhl (third to
second); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 5.

PHILLIES 7TH: Bowa lined to right; Schmidt walked; Luzinski
struck out; Hebner struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies
1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Watson doubled to center; BERGMAN RAN FOR WATSON;
Howe made an out to shortstop; Cruz made an out to shortstop;
Ferguson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 5.

PHILLIES 8TH: BERGMAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Maddox
grounded out (shortstop to first); Phillies Coach Tony Taylor
ejected by 1B umpire Bill Williams; Phillies manager Danny Ozark
takes over at 1B; MARTIN BATTED FOR REED; Martin doubled to
left; Harrelson flied out to center; Boone walked; McBride
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: MARTIN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); MCGRAW REPLACED
MCBRIDE (PITCHING); Metzger grounded out (pitcher to first);
ALOU BATTED FOR BANNISTER; Alou grounded out (third to first);
Puhl homered; Cabell made an out to second; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 6.

PHILLIES 9TH: SAMBITO REPLACED ALOU (PITCHING); Bowa reached on
an error by Metzger [Bowa to first]; 2B umpire Dick Stello
left game due to upset stomach; Schmidt struck out; Luzinski
walked [Bowa to second]; CARDENAL BATTED FOR HEBNER; Cardenal
struck out; Maddox flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Phillies 1, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Phillies         1   9   0   14
 Astros           6   9   2    8


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