San Francisco Giants 3, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 154
Played on Saturday, September 23, 1978 (D) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    0  0  0    1  1  0    0  0  0  -   2  7  1
SF  N    0  0  0    0  2  0    0  1  x  -   3  8  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy ss                  4   0   2   0       0   0       0   2
Cannon cf                     4   0   1   1       0   1       1   0
Walling lf                    3   1   0   0       0   1       4   0
Cruz rf                       3   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Cabell 3b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       2   2
Obradovich 1b                 4   0   0   0       0   1       7   0
Drumright 2b                  3   0   1   0       0   1       3   3
  Howard ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bochy c                       3   0   1   0       0   1       7   1
Richard p                     3   1   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Andujar p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Warthen p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   2   7   1       1   8      24   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Cabell-Drumright-Obradovich.
E: Cannon (2).

BATTING - 
HBP: Walling (1,by Halicki).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cruz (35,2nd base off Halicki/Hill).
CS: Landestoy (3,2nd base by Lavelle/Hill).

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Whitfield lf                  4   1   1   0       1   0       3   0
Dwyer 1b                      2   0   0   0       2   1       5   0
  Ivie ph,1b                  0   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Clark rf                      4   1   2   1       1   0       3   1
Evans 3b                      3   0   1   0       1   0       3   0
Cruz cf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Herndon cf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Hill c                        4   0   1   0       0   2       8   1
  Harris pr                   0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Moffitt p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Metzger ss                    3   0   2   0       0   0       2   2
Andrews 2b                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Tamargo ph,c                0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Halicki p                     2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Madlock ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Lavelle p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  James ph                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Heintzelman ph,2b           1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   3   8   2       8   7      27   7

FIELDING - 
E: Metzger (14).

BATTING - 
2B: Metzger (10,off Richard); Whitfield (20,off Richard); Clark (45,off Richard);
Evans (24,off Richard); Hill (13,off Andujar).
SH: Andrews (5,off Richard); Metzger (9,off Andujar).
GDP: Clark (15,off Richard).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Dwyer (6,2nd base off Richard/Bochy); Clark (15,2nd base off Richard/Bochy).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard                       7     6   2   2   6   7   0  32
Andujar L(5-7)                0.1   1   1   1   1   0   0   3
Warthen                       0.2   1   0   0   1   0   0   4
Totals                        8     8   3   3   8   7   0  39

WP: Richard (16).

San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Halicki                       6     6   2   1   1   5   0  25
Lavelle W(13-10)              2     1   0   0   0   3   0   6
Moffitt SV(12)                1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     7   2   1   1   8   0  34

HBP: Halicki (7,Walling).

Umpires: HP - Eric Gregg, 1B - John Kibler, 2B - Nick Colosi, 3B - Frank Pulli
Time of Game: 2:26   Attendance: 6433


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Francisco Giants     
1. Landestoy           ss        Whitfield           lf
2. Cannon              cf        Dwyer               1b
3. Walling             lf        Clark               rf
4. Cruz                rf        Evans               3b
5. Cabell              3b        Cruz                cf
6. Obradovich          1b        Hill                c
7. Drumright           2b        Metzger             ss
8. Bochy               c         Andrews             2b
9. Richard             p         Halicki             p

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy grounded out (first unassisted); Cannon
flied out to right; Walling grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Whitfield walked; Dwyer walked [Whitfield to
second]; Clark grounded into a double play (third to second to
first) [Whitfield to third, Dwyer out at second]; Evans flied
out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz walked; Cruz stole second; Cabell struck out;
Obradovich struck out; Drumright was called out on strikes; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Cruz grounded out (second to first); Hill struck
out; Metzger doubled; Andrews grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bochy singled to center; Richard struck out;
Landestoy made an out to third; Cannon flied out to right; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Halicki struck out; Whitfield grounded out
(shortstop to first); Dwyer walked; Dwyer stole second; Clark
walked; Evans walked [Dwyer to third, Clark to second]; Cruz
flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Walling was hit by a pitch; Cruz flied out to right;
Cabell singled to left [Walling to second]; Obradovich flied out
to left; Drumright singled to second [Walling scored (error by
Metzger) (unearned), Cabell to third, Drumright to second];
Bochy struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants
0.

GIANTS 4TH: Hill grounded out (shortstop to first); Metzger
flied out to left; Andrews struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Giants 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Richard singled to right; Landestoy singled to first
[Richard to third]; Cannon singled to right [Richard scored,
Landestoy out at third (right to third), Cannon to second (on
throw to 3b)]; Walling grounded out (second to first) [Cannon to
third]; Cruz lined to third; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Giants 0.

GIANTS 5TH: Halicki struck out; Whitfield doubled to left; Dwyer
made an out to second; Clark doubled to center [Whitfield
scored, Clark to third (error by Cannon)]; Richard threw a wild
pitch [Clark scored]; Evans doubled to right; Cruz grounded out
(third to first); 2 R, 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Cabell flied out to left; Obradovich made an out to
shortstop; Drumright flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Giants 2.

GIANTS 6TH: Hill struck out; Metzger singled to left; Andrews
out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Metzger to second];
MADLOCK BATTED FOR HALICKI; Madlock walked; Whitfield flied out
to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 2.

ASTROS 7TH: LAVELLE REPLACED MADLOCK (PITCHING); Bochy grounded
out (shortstop to first); Richard grounded out (pitcher to
first); Landestoy singled to center; Landestoy was caught
stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Giants 2.

GIANTS 7TH: Dwyer struck out; Clark singled to left; Clark stole
second; Evans made an out to third; Cruz struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 2.

ASTROS 8TH: HERNDON REPLACED CRUZ (PLAYING CF); Cannon struck
out; Walling struck out; Cruz was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 2.

GIANTS 8TH: ANDUJAR REPLACED RICHARD (PITCHING); Hill doubled to
left; HARRIS RAN FOR HILL; Metzger out on a sacrifice bunt
(catcher to first) [Harris to third]; TAMARGO BATTED FOR
ANDREWS; Tamargo walked; JAMES BATTED FOR LAVELLE; WARTHEN
REPLACED ANDUJAR (PITCHING); HEINTZELMAN BATTED FOR JAMES;
Heintzelman singled to left [Harris scored, Tamargo to second];
Whitfield flied out to center; IVIE BATTED FOR DWYER; Ivie
walked [Tamargo to third, Heintzelman to second]; Clark forced
Heintzelman (third unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 2,
Giants 3.

ASTROS 9TH: IVIE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); HEINTZELMAN STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); TAMARGO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C );
MOFFITT REPLACED HARRIS (PITCHING); Cabell flied out to center;
Obradovich grounded out (first unassisted); HOWARD BATTED FOR
DRUMRIGHT; Howard grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   7   1    5
 Giants           3   8   1   12


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