Houston Astros 1, San Francisco Giants 0
Regular Season Game 45
Played on Wednesday, May 31, 1978 (N) at Astrodome

SF  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  7  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   1  5  0
San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Madlock 2b                    4   0   4   0       0   0       0   5
Whitfield lf                  2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Clark rf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Evans 3b                      3   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
Ivie 1b                       4   0   1   0       0   0       8   1
Herndon cf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
Harris ss                     4   0   0   0       0   0       4   2
Hill c                        3   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Blue p                        3   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Moffitt p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   0   7   0       1   1      26  10

BATTING - 
2B: Madlock (6,off Lemongello); Hill (5,off Lemongello).
SH: Whitfield 2 (8,off Lemongello 2).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Ivie (2,2nd base off Lemongello/Baldwin).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl cf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Sexton ss                     3   1   0   0       1   2       0   3
Cabell 3b                     4   0   3   0       0   0       3   4
Watson 1b                     3   0   0   0       1   1      13   0
Alou lf                       3   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
Howe 2b                       3   0   2   0       0   0       4   4
Cruz rf                       3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Baldwin c                     3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Lemongello p                  3   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Totals                       29   1   5   1       2   4      27  13

BATTING - 
SF: Alou (1,off Moffitt).
IBB: Watson (5,by Moffitt).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Cabell (5,2nd base by Blue/Hill).

PITCHING
San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blue L(6-3)                   8.1   5   1   1   1   4   0  30
Moffitt                       0.1   0   0   0   1   0   0   2
Totals                        8.2   5   1   1   2   4   0  32

IBB: Moffitt (3,Watson).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemongello W(5-5)             9     7   0   0   1   1   0  34

WP: Lemongello (3).

Umpires: HP - Dick Stello, 1B - Bruce Froemming, 2B - Eric Gregg, 3B - Bill Williams
Time of Game: 1:54   Attendance: 11400


Starting Lineups:

   San Francisco Giants          Houston Astros           
1. Madlock             2b        Puhl                cf
2. Whitfield           lf        Sexton              ss
3. Clark               rf        Cabell              3b
4. Evans               3b        Watson              1b
5. Ivie                1b        Alou                lf
6. Herndon             cf        Howe                2b
7. Harris              ss        Cruz                rf
8. Hill                c         Baldwin             c
9. Blue                p         Lemongello          p

GIANTS 1ST: Madlock doubled to center; Whitfield grounded out
(third to first); Clark made an out to third; Evans grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl grounded out (third to first); Sexton struck
out; Cabell singled to left; Cabell was picked off and caught
stealing second (pitcher to first to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Ivie singled to left; Ivie stole second; Lemongello
threw a wild pitch [Ivie to third]; Herndon made an out to
second; Harris flied out to center; Hill grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson struck out; Alou grounded out (second to
first); Howe singled to right; Cruz forced Howe (shortstop
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Blue made an out to third; Madlock singled to left;
Whitfield flied out to right; Clark flied out to center; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Baldwin flied out to center; Lemongello struck out;
Puhl made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0,
Astros 0.

GIANTS 4TH: Evans lined to second; Ivie grounded out (third to
first); Herndon grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Sexton flied out to center; Cabell singled; Watson
forced Cabell (second to shortstop); Alou flied out to right; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 5TH: Harris grounded out (first unassisted); Hill
grounded out (second to first); Blue grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Howe grounded out (shortstop to first); Cruz
grounded out (second to first); Baldwin flied out to center; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 6TH: Madlock singled to center; Whitfield out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Madlock to second]; Clark
flied out to center; Evans walked; Ivie forced Evans (shortstop
to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Lemongello grounded out (second to first); Puhl
flied out to right; Sexton struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 7TH: Herndon singled to center; Herndon was picked off
first (pitcher to first); Harris grounded out (shortstop to
first); Hill doubled to right; Blue struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Cabell grounded out (shortstop to first); Watson
flied out to right; Alou flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 8TH: Madlock singled to left; Whitfield out on a
sacrifice bunt (third to second) [Madlock to second]; Clark
popped to catcher in foul territory; Evans grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Howe singled to center; Cruz popped to third in foul
territory; Baldwin flied out to center; Lemongello grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 9TH: Ivie made an out to third; Herndon grounded out
(third to first); Harris flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 9TH: Puhl grounded out (first unassisted); Sexton walked;
Cabell singled to right [Sexton to third]; MOFFITT REPLACED BLUE
(PITCHING); Watson was walked intentionally [Cabell to second];
Alou out on a sacrifice fly to left in foul territory [Sexton
scored]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           0   7   0    7
 Astros           1   5   0    5


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