Houston Astros 5, Los Angeles Dodgers 0
Regular Season Game 140
Played on Friday, September 8, 1978 (N) at Astrodome

LA  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  2  2
HOU N    0  2  0    1  0  2    0  0  x  -   5 11  0
Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lopes 2b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       2   3
Russell ss                    4   0   0   0       0   0       4   3
Smith rf                      3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Garvey 1b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       6   1
Cey 3b                        3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Baker lf                      2   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Monday cf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Ferguson c                    3   0   1   0       0   1       3   1
  Hough p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Welch p                       1   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Oates ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rautzhan p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Grote c                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lacy ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       28   0   2   0       1   5      24  10

FIELDING - 
E: Ferguson 2 (7).

BATTING - 
GDP: Ferguson (12,off Forsch).
Team LOB: 2.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy ss                  4   0   2   0       0   0       1   3
Drumright 2b                  4   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Puhl cf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Cruz rf                       4   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Cabell 3b                     4   3   3   1       0   0       1   4
Walling lf                    4   0   2   1       0   1       2   0
Bergman 1b                    2   1   0   1       1   0      11   0
Bochy c                       4   0   2   0       0   0       6   0
Forsch p                      4   0   0   1       0   0       1   0
Totals                       34   5  11   4       1   1      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Drumright-Landestoy-Bergman.

BATTING - 
2B: Walling (9,off Welch).
3B: Cruz (8,off Welch).
SF: Bergman (2,off Welch).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cabell (31,2nd base off Rautzhan/Ferguson); Cruz (29,2nd base off Rautzhan/Ferguson).

PITCHING
Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Welch L(5-3)                  5     7   3   3   0   0   0  22
Rautzhan                      2     4   2   2   1   1   0  11
Hough                         1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8    11   5   5   1   1   0  36

WP: Rautzhan (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch W(9-5)                 9     2   0   0   1   5   0  29


Umpires: HP - Dick Stello, 1B - Bruce Froemming, 2B - Joe West, 3B - Bill Williams
Time of Game: 1:45   Attendance: 12905


Starting Lineups:

   Los Angeles Dodgers           Houston Astros           
1. Lopes               2b        Landestoy           ss
2. Russell             ss        Drumright           2b
3. Smith               rf        Puhl                cf
4. Garvey              1b        Cruz                rf
5. Cey                 3b        Cabell              3b
6. Baker               lf        Walling             lf
7. Monday              cf        Bergman             1b
8. Ferguson            c         Bochy               c
9. Welch               p         Forsch              p

DODGERS 1ST: Lopes grounded out (third to first); Russell lined
to left; Smith grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy grounded out (shortstop to first);
Drumright grounded out (second to first); Puhl made an out to
third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Garvey grounded out (shortstop to first); Cey flied
out to center; Baker grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz tripled to left; Cabell singled to center [Cruz
scored]; Walling doubled to right [Cabell scored]; Bergman flied
out to left; Bochy singled to left [Walling to third]; Forsch
reached on a fielder's choice [Walling out at home (pitcher to
catcher), Bochy to second]; Landestoy made an out to shortstop;
2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 2.

DODGERS 3RD: Monday lined to center; Ferguson singled to left;
On a bunt Welch struck out; Lopes flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Drumright flied out to left; Puhl flied out to
center; Cruz grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 2.

DODGERS 4TH: Russell popped to catcher in foul territory; Smith
struck out; Garvey popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Cabell singled to center; Walling singled to right
[Cabell to third]; Bergman hit a sacrifice fly to center [Cabell
scored, Walling to second (error by Ferguson)]; Bochy made an
out to shortstop; Forsch grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R,
2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 3.

DODGERS 5TH: Cey made an out to third; Baker grounded out (third
to first); Monday grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Landestoy singled to center; Drumright forced
Landestoy (pitcher to shortstop); Puhl made an out to shortstop;
Cruz popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Dodgers 0, Astros 3.

DODGERS 6TH: Ferguson struck out; OATES BATTED FOR WELCH; Oates
grounded out (first unassisted); Lopes singled to third; Russell
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Dodgers 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: RAUTZHAN REPLACED OATES (PITCHING); Cabell singled
to left; Cabell stole second [Cabell to third (error by
Ferguson)]; Walling struck out; Bergman walked; Rautzhan threw a
wild pitch [Cabell scored, Bergman to second]; Bochy singled to
center [Bergman to third]; Forsch forced Bochy (shortstop to
second) [Bergman scored]; Landestoy singled to pitcher [Forsch
to second]; Drumright grounded out (catcher to first); 2 R, 3 H,
1 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 5.

DODGERS 7TH: Smith lined to right; Garvey popped to pitcher; Cey
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Puhl flied out to left; Cruz singled to second; Cruz
stole second; Cabell flied out to right; Walling grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 5.

DODGERS 8TH: Baker walked; Monday lined to center; Ferguson
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Baker out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros
5.

ASTROS 8TH: HOUGH REPLACED FERGUSON (PITCHING); GROTE REPLACED
RAUTZHAN (PLAYING C ); Bergman grounded out (first to pitcher);
Bochy flied out to center; Forsch made an out to second; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 5.

DODGERS 9TH: LACY BATTED FOR GROTE; Lacy struck out; Lopes flied
out to center; Russell grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Dodgers          0   2   2    2
 Astros           5  11   0    7


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