Montreal Expos 8, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 86
Played on Saturday, July 15, 1978 (N) at Stade Olympique

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  6  1
MON N    3  0  4    0  0  0    1  0  x  -   8 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy ss                  4   0   1   0       0   1       1   3
Puhl cf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Cabell 3b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       0   4
Watson 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   0      13   0
Howe 2b                       3   0   1   0       1   0       0   1
Alou lf                       4   0   2   0       0   0       3   0
Cruz rf                       2   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Pujols c                      3   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
  McLaughlin p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Dixon p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Williams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Fischlin ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Zamora p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howard ph,c                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   0   6   0       2   4      24   9

FIELDING - 
E: Cruz (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Watson (15,off Fryman); Alou (3,off Fryman).
GDP: Alou (4,off Fryman); Pujols (2,off Fryman).
Team LOB: 6.

Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cash 2b                       3   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Papi ss                     1   1   1   0       0   0       0   2
Dawson cf                     3   2   2   2       1   0       2   0
Valentine rf                  3   2   2   0       0   0       0   0
  Frias 2b                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Perez 1b                      2   1   1   2       0   1       5   0
  Unser 1b                    2   0   0   0       0   1       8   0
Parrish 3b                    4   1   1   1       0   2       1   5
Cromartie lf                  4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Carter c                      4   1   1   1       0   0       4   0
  Herrmann c                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Speier ss                     2   0   1   1       0   0       1   4
  Mejias rf                   2   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Fryman p                      3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       34   8  10   7       1   4      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Speier-Cash-Perez, Speier-Unser.

BATTING - 
2B: Perez (27,off Dixon); Parrish (22,off Dixon); Papi (7,off Zamora).
3B: Dawson (4,off Zamora).
HR: Dawson (14,3rd inning off Dixon 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 3.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dixon L(4-6)                  2.1   6   6   5   1   1   1  14
Williams                      2.2   2   1   1   0   1   0  10
Zamora                        2     2   1   1   0   2   0   8
McLaughlin                    1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8    10   8   7   1   4   1  35

BK: Williams (1).

Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Fryman W(4-7)                 9     6   0   0   2   4   0  33


Umpires: HP - Dick Stello, 1B - Bruce Froemming, 2B - Eric Gregg, 3B - Bill Williams
Time of Game: 2:08   Attendance: 15360


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Montreal Expos           
1. Landestoy           ss        Cash                2b
2. Puhl                cf        Dawson              cf
3. Cabell              3b        Valentine           rf
4. Watson              1b        Perez               1b
5. Howe                2b        Parrish             3b
6. Alou                lf        Cromartie           lf
7. Cruz                rf        Carter              c
8. Pujols              c         Speier              ss
9. Dixon               p         Fryman              p

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy grounded out (third to first); Puhl
grounded out (shortstop to first); Cabell grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

EXPOS 1ST: Cash grounded out (third to first); Dawson walked;
Valentine singled [Dawson to third]; Perez doubled [Dawson
scored, Valentine scored]; Parrish flied out to left; Cromartie
singled to right [Perez scored (error by Cruz) (unearned) (no
RBI)]; Carter flied out to center; 3 R (2 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Expos 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson lined to center; Howe singled; Alou grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Howe out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 3.

EXPOS 2ND: Speier lined to left; Fryman grounded out (third to
first); Cash grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Cruz struck out; Pujols struck out; Dixon grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos
3.

EXPOS 3RD: Dawson homered; On a bunt Valentine singled; Perez
struck out; Parrish doubled [Valentine scored]; WILLIAMS
REPLACED DIXON (PITCHING); Cromartie grounded out (first
unassisted); Carter singled [Parrish scored]; Williams balked
[Carter to second]; Speier singled [Carter scored]; Fryman
grounded out (pitcher to first); 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Expos 7.

ASTROS 4TH: UNSER REPLACED PEREZ (PLAYING 1B); Landestoy struck
out; Puhl struck out; Cabell flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 7.

EXPOS 4TH: Cash flied out to center; Dawson grounded out
(shortstop to first); Valentine grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 7.

ASTROS 5TH: Watson doubled; Howe reached on a fielder's choice
[Watson out at third (second to third)]; Alou singled [Howe to
second]; Cruz walked [Howe to third, Alou to second]; Pujols
grounded into a double play (shortstop to first) [Cruz out at
second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 7.

EXPOS 5TH: Unser grounded out (first unassisted); Parrish struck
out; Cromartie grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 7.

ASTROS 6TH: PAPI REPLACED CASH (PLAYING SS); FRIAS REPLACED
VALENTINE (PLAYING 2B); MEJIAS REPLACED SPEIER (PLAYING RF);
FISCHLIN BATTED FOR WILLIAMS; Fischlin grounded out (third to
first); Landestoy grounded out (first unassisted); On a bunt
Puhl grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Expos 7.

EXPOS 6TH: ZAMORA REPLACED FISCHLIN (PITCHING); Carter made an
out to first; Mejias flied out to left; Fryman grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 7.

ASTROS 7TH: Cabell grounded out (shortstop to first); Watson
lined to right; Howe grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 7.

EXPOS 7TH: Papi doubled; Dawson tripled [Papi scored]; Frias
made an out to catcher; Unser struck out; Parrish struck out; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 8.

ASTROS 8TH: Alou doubled; Cruz grounded out (shortstop to
first); Pujols made an out to second; HOWARD BATTED FOR ZAMORA;
Howard grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Expos 8.

EXPOS 8TH: MCLAUGHLIN REPLACED PUJOLS (PITCHING); HOWARD STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Cromartie grounded out (first unassisted);
Carter lined to shortstop; Mejias grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 8.

ASTROS 9TH: HERRMANN REPLACED CARTER (PLAYING C ); Landestoy
singled; Puhl flied out to center; Cabell singled [Landestoy to
second]; Watson flied out to right; Howe walked [Landestoy to
third, Cabell to second]; Alou lined to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   6   1    6
 Expos            8  10   0    3


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