Houston Astros 5, Los Angeles Dodgers 1
Regular Season Game 82
Played on Sunday, July 9, 1978 (D) at Astrodome

LA  N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   1  4  2
HOU N    1  0  1    0  0  3    0  0  x  -   5  7  2
Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lopes 2b                      3   0   0   0       2   0       1   2
Russell ss                    4   1   1   0       0   0       1   1
  North ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Smith rf                      5   0   0   0       0   3       1   0
Cey 3b                        4   0   1   0       0   2       1   3
Garvey 1b                     4   0   1   1       0   1       8   0
Baker lf                      2   0   0   0       2   1       1   0
Monday cf                     4   0   0   0       0   3       2   0
Ferguson c                    2   0   0   0       2   1       9   1
Sutton p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Davalillo ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hough p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Oates ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   1   4   1       6  12      24   8

FIELDING - 
E: Lopes (6), Russell (18).

BATTING - 
2B: Garvey (16,off Richard).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Lopes (25,2nd base off Richard/Pujols).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Walling lf                    5   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Puhl cf                       4   2   2   0       0   0       0   0
Cabell 3b                     4   0   1   1       0   2       1   1
Cruz rf                       4   1   2   1       0   0       3   0
Watson 1b                     2   0   0   0       1   1       2   2
  Bergman 1b                  0   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Howe 2b                       4   1   1   1       0   0       3   2
Pujols c                      3   1   0   0       1   2      12   0
Fischlin ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Richard p                     4   0   1   2       0   2       2   0
Totals                       33   5   7   5       3   8      27   6

FIELDING - 
E: Cruz (5), Fischlin (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Puhl (12,off Sutton); Cruz (16,off Sutton).
HBP: Fischlin (1,by Sutton).
IBB: Watson (12,by Sutton).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Puhl (14,2nd base off Sutton/Ferguson); Cruz (15,2nd base off Sutton/Ferguson).

PITCHING
Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sutton L(9-7)                 6     7   5   3   1   7   0  28
Hough                         2     0   0   0   2   1   0   9
Totals                        8     7   5   3   3   8   0  37

HBP: Sutton (3,Fischlin).
IBB: Sutton (3,Watson).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard W(8-9)                9     4   1   1   6  12   0  39

WP: Richard 2 (10).

Umpires: HP - Jim Quick, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - Charlie Williams, 3B - Terry Tata
Time of Game: 2:30   Attendance: 30285


Starting Lineups:

   Los Angeles Dodgers           Houston Astros           
1. Lopes               2b        Walling             lf
2. Russell             ss        Puhl                cf
3. Smith               rf        Cabell              3b
4. Cey                 3b        Cruz                rf
5. Garvey              1b        Watson              1b
6. Baker               lf        Howe                2b
7. Monday              cf        Pujols              c
8. Ferguson            c         Fischlin            ss
9. Sutton              p         Richard             p

DODGERS 1ST: Lopes walked; Russell grounded out (first to
pitcher) [Lopes to second]; Smith struck out; Cey struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Walling flied out to left; Puhl doubled to left;
Cabell struck out; Cruz doubled to right [Puhl scored]; Watson
was called out on strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0,
Astros 1.

DODGERS 2ND: Garvey made an out to second; Baker walked; Monday
was called out on strikes; Ferguson flied out to right; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Howe flied out to center; Pujols was called out on
strikes; Fischlin grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 1.

DODGERS 3RD: Sutton grounded out (first to pitcher); Lopes
reached on an error by Cruz [Lopes to second]; Richard threw a
wild pitch [Lopes to third]; Russell made an out to third; Smith
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Richard struck out; Walling made an out to
shortstop; Puhl singled to pitcher; Puhl stole second; Cabell
singled to center [Puhl scored]; Cruz lined to first; 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 2.

DODGERS 4TH: Cey struck out; Garvey struck out; Baker walked;
Monday forced Baker (second unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Dodgers 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Watson grounded out (second to first); Howe flied
out to center; Pujols struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 2.

DODGERS 5TH: Ferguson struck out; Sutton struck out; Lopes
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Dodgers 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Fischlin was hit by a pitch; On a bunt Richard
struck out; Walling popped to third in foul territory; Puhl
lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 2.

DODGERS 6TH: Russell singled to center; Smith struck out; Cey
grounded out (third to first) [Russell to second]; Garvey
doubled to center [Russell scored]; Baker struck out; 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Cabell grounded out (third to first); Cruz singled
to right; Cruz stole second; Watson was walked intentionally;
Howe singled to center [Cruz scored, Watson to third]; Pujols
reached on a fielder's choice [Watson out at home (shortstop to
catcher), Howe to second]; Fischlin reached on an error by
Russell [Howe to third, Pujols to second, Fischlin to first];
Richard singled to right [Howe scored (unearned), Pujols scored
(unearned), Fischlin to third]; Walling struck out; 3 R (1 ER),
3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 5.

DODGERS 7TH: BERGMAN REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING 1B); Monday struck
out; Ferguson walked; DAVALILLO BATTED FOR SUTTON; Davalillo
grounded out (second to first) [Ferguson to second]; Richard
threw a wild pitch [Ferguson to third]; Lopes walked; Lopes
stole second; Russell made an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: HOUGH REPLACED DAVALILLO (PITCHING); Puhl popped to
catcher in foul territory; Cabell struck out; Cruz grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 5.

DODGERS 8TH: Smith flied out to right; Cey singled to center;
Garvey reached on an error by Fischlin [Cey to second, Garvey to
first]; Baker lined to left; Monday struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Bergman walked; Howe grounded out (pitcher to first)
[Bergman to second]; Pujols walked; Fischlin reached on an error
by Lopes [Bergman to third, Pujols to second, Fischlin to
first]; Richard made an out to second; Walling grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 5.

DODGERS 9TH: Ferguson walked; OATES BATTED FOR HOUGH; Oates
singled to catcher [Ferguson to second]; Lopes flied out to
right [Ferguson to third]; NORTH BATTED FOR RUSSELL; North lined
to left; Smith grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Dodgers          1   4   2   11
 Astros           5   7   2    8


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