Houston Astros 7, San Francisco Giants 4
Regular Season Game 161
Played on Saturday, September 30, 1978 (N) at Astrodome

SF  N    0  0  0    2  0  1    0  1  0  -   4  9  1
HOU N    0  3  0    0  0  2    0  2  x  -   7 13  0
San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Madlock 2b                    5   0   0   0       0   0       7   2
Whitfield lf                  5   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Ivie 1b                       5   0   1   0       0   1       5   0
Evans 3b                      3   1   0   0       2   1       1   3
Clark rf                      4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
  Barr p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Lavelle p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Heintzelman ph              1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Dwyer cf,rf                   4   3   2   1       0   0       3   0
Metzger ss                    3   0   2   0       1   0       1   2
Hill c                        4   0   3   3       0   0       2   2
Blue p                        2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Cruz cf                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       36   4   9   4       4   6      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Madlock-Metzger-Ivie, Evans-Madlock-Ivie.
E: Madlock (15).

BATTING - 
2B: Dwyer (12,off Dixon).
HR: Dwyer (6,8th inning off Andujar 0 on 0 out).
HBP: Blue (1,by Dixon).
Team LOB: 10.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy ss                  4   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
  Andujar p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howe ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Howard lf                     3   0   1   0       1   1       1   0
  Puhl lf                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Leonard cf                    3   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       4   1
  Bergman 1b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Cabell 3b                     4   2   3   0       0   0       0   0
Cruz rf                       4   3   3   1       0   0       6   0
Gonzalez 2b                   2   2   1   2       0   0       2   2
Bochy c                       3   0   2   1       1   0       6   0
Dixon p                       2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Alou ph                     1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Sexton pr,ss                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Walling ph                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Baldwin ph                  1   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
  Fischlin pr,ss              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   7  13   7       3   2      27   5

BATTING - 
2B: Cabell (31,off Blue); Cruz (34,off Blue); Gonzalez (3,off Blue).
3B: Cruz (9,off Blue).
SH: Gonzalez 2 (7,off Blue,off Barr).
GDP: Dixon (1,off Blue); Howe (13,off Lavelle).
IBB: Bochy (4,by Barr).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Leonard (1,2nd base by Blue/Hill); Landestoy (4,2nd base by Blue/Hill).

PITCHING
San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blue L(18-10)                 6    10   5   4   2   2   0  28
Barr                          1.1   2   2   2   1   0   0   7
Lavelle                       0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        8    13   7   6   3   2   0  37

IBB: Barr (6,Bochy).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dixon W(7-11)                 6     6   3   3   2   2   0  27
Andujar                       2     3   1   1   2   1   1  11
Sambito SV(11)                1     0   0   0   0   3   0   3
Totals                        9     9   4   4   4   6   1  41

WP: Andujar (3).
HBP: Dixon (1,Blue).

Umpires: HP - Jerry Crawford, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Andy Olsen, 3B - Jim Quick
Time of Game: 2:18   Attendance: 10182


Starting Lineups:

   San Francisco Giants          Houston Astros           
1. Madlock             2b        Landestoy           ss
2. Whitfield           lf        Howard              lf
3. Ivie                1b        Leonard             cf
4. Evans               3b        Watson              1b
5. Clark               rf        Cabell              3b
6. Dwyer               cf        Cruz                rf
7. Metzger             ss        Gonzalez            2b
8. Hill                c         Bochy               c
9. Blue                p         Dixon               p

GIANTS 1ST: Madlock flied out to right; Whitfield flied out to
left; Ivie grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy flied out to right; Howard struck out;
Leonard walked; Leonard was caught stealing second (catcher to
second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Evans flied out to center; Clark made an out to
second; Dwyer flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson flied out to center; Cabell doubled; Cruz
tripled [Cabell scored]; Gonzalez reached on an error by Madlock
on a sacrifice bunt [Cruz scored (RBI), Gonzalez to second];
Bochy singled [Gonzalez scored (unearned)]; Dixon flied out to
center; Landestoy forced Bochy (third to second); 3 R (2 ER), 3
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 3.

GIANTS 3RD: Metzger flied out to right; Hill singled; Blue was
hit by a pitch [Hill to second]; Madlock grounded out (first
unassisted) [Hill to third, Blue to second]; Whitfield grounded
out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros
3.

ASTROS 3RD: Howard walked; Leonard forced Howard (second
unassisted); Watson flied out to center; Cabell singled [Leonard
to third]; Cruz flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants
0, Astros 3.

GIANTS 4TH: Ivie made an out to second; Evans walked; Clark
singled [Evans to second]; Dwyer forced Clark (second to
shortstop) [Evans to third]; Metzger walked [Dwyer to second];
Hill singled [Evans scored, Dwyer scored, Metzger to third];
Blue struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Gonzalez grounded out (pitcher to first); Bochy
singled; Dixon grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [Bochy out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants
2, Astros 3.

GIANTS 5TH: Madlock flied out to right; Whitfield flied out to
right; Ivie made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Landestoy struck out; Howard singled; Leonard
singled [Howard to second]; Watson flied out to right [Howard to
third]; Cabell flied out to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants
2, Astros 3.

GIANTS 6TH: Evans flied out to right; Clark flied out to center;
Dwyer doubled; Metzger singled [Dwyer to third]; Hill singled
[Dwyer scored, Metzger to second]; Blue struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Giants 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Cruz doubled; Gonzalez doubled [Cruz scored]; Bochy
flied out to right [Gonzalez to third]; ALOU BATTED FOR DIXON;
Alou singled [Gonzalez scored]; SEXTON RAN FOR ALOU; Landestoy
forced Sexton (shortstop to second); Landestoy was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 3, Astros 5.

GIANTS 7TH: SEXTON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); ANDUJAR REPLACED
LANDESTOY (PITCHING); Madlock grounded out (first unassisted);
Whitfield popped to first in foul territory; Ivie singled;
Andujar threw a wild pitch [Ivie to second]; Evans walked; Clark
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 3, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: BARR REPLACED CLARK (PITCHING); CRUZ REPLACED BLUE
(PLAYING CF); DWYER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); Howard
grounded out (pitcher to first); Leonard grounded out (third to
first); Watson made an out to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 3, Astros 5.

GIANTS 8TH: PUHL REPLACED HOWARD (PLAYING LF); BERGMAN REPLACED
WATSON (PLAYING 1B); Dwyer homered; Metzger singled; Hill
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Metzger to second]; Cruz
walked; Madlock flied out to left; Whitfield grounded out
(second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 4, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Cabell singled; Cruz singled [Cabell to second];
Gonzalez out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Cabell to
third, Cruz to second]; Bochy was walked intentionally; WALLING
BATTED FOR SEXTON; LAVELLE REPLACED BARR (PITCHING); BALDWIN
BATTED FOR WALLING; Baldwin singled [Cabell scored, Cruz scored,
Bochy to second]; FISCHLIN RAN FOR BALDWIN; HOWE BATTED FOR
ANDUJAR; Howe grounded into a double play (third to second to
first) [Fischlin out at second]; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants
4, Astros 7.

GIANTS 9TH: FISCHLIN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); SAMBITO
REPLACED HOWE (PITCHING); Ivie struck out; Evans struck out;
HEINTZELMAN BATTED FOR LAVELLE; Heintzelman struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 4, Astros 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           4   9   1   10
 Astros           7  13   0    6


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