Houston Astros 4, Los Angeles Dodgers 0
Regular Season Game 13
Played on Wednesday, April 18, 1979 (N) at Dodger Stadium

HOU N    0  3  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   4  8  2
LA  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  6  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl rf                       4   0   2   0       1   1       0   0
Reynolds ss                   5   0   1   0       0   0       1   7
Cedeno cf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       6   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       8   0
  Landestoy pr,2b             0   1   0   0       0   0       1   2
Cabell 3b,1b                  3   1   1   0       1   0       4   0
Howe 2b,3b                    2   1   0   0       1   0       3   3
Cruz lf                       3   1   1   2       0   1       2   0
Ashby c                       2   0   1   1       1   1       2   0
Ruhle p                       3   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
Totals                       29   4   8   3       5   5      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Reynolds-Howe-Watson, Reynolds-Landestoy-Cabell.
E: Cruz (3), Ashby (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Cruz (3,off Rau).
SH: Ruhle (2,off Hough); Howe (1,off Hough).
SF: Ashby (1,off Rau); Cruz (1,off Rautzhan).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (1,2nd base off Rau/Yeager).
CS: Puhl 2 (5,2nd base by Rau/Yeager,3rd base by Rau/Yeager).

Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lopes 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Russell ss                    4   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Cey 3b                        4   0   3   0       0   0       2   2
Garvey 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       7   0
Thomasson rf                  4   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Baker lf                      3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Thomas cf                     2   0   1   0       1   0       5   0
Yeager c                      3   0   0   0       0   1       5   2
Rau p                         1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Davalillo ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hough p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Rautzhan p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Joshua ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sutcliffe p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   0   6   0       1   2      27  11

FIELDING - 
PB: Yeager (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Rau (1,off Ruhle).
GDP: Baker (1,off Ruhle); Garvey (1,off Ruhle).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ruhle W(1-2)                  9     6   0   0   1   2   0  32


Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rau L(0-2)                    5     6   3   3   3   1   0  22
Hough                         2.1   2   1   1   2   1   0  11
Rautzhan                      0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Sutcliffe                     1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     8   4   4   5   5   0  38

WP: Rau (1).

Umpires: HP - Fred Brocklander, 1B - Jim Scott, 2B - Bill Williams, 3B - Boyd Mauer
Time of Game: 2:22   Attendance: 30811


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Los Angeles Dodgers      
1. Puhl                rf        Lopes               2b
2. Reynolds            ss        Russell             ss
3. Cedeno              cf        Cey                 3b
4. Watson              1b        Garvey              1b
5. Cabell              3b        Thomasson           rf
6. Howe                2b        Baker               lf
7. Cruz                lf        Thomas              cf
8. Ashby               c         Yeager              c
9. Ruhle               p         Rau                 p

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl flied out to left; Reynolds flied out to right;
Cedeno walked; Watson grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 1ST: Lopes flied out to center; Russell grounded out
(shortstop to first); Cey singled to left [Cey to second (error
by Cruz)]; Garvey flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cabell singled to left; Howe walked [Cabell to
second]; Cruz doubled [Cabell scored, Howe to third]; Rau threw
a wild pitch [Howe scored, Cruz to third]; Ashby hit a sacrifice
fly to center [Cruz scored]; Ruhle popped to third; Puhl walked;
Puhl was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 3 R, 2
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Thomasson singled; Baker grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Thomasson out at second];
Thomas flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Reynolds flied out to right; Cedeno singled; Cedeno
stole second; Watson lined to right; Cabell grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 3RD: Yeager flied out to center; Rau doubled; Lopes
popped to first in foul territory; Russell grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Howe grounded out (shortstop to first); Cruz
grounded out (second to first); Ashby singled; Ruhle was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 4TH: Cey flied out to center; Garvey struck out;
Thomasson grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Puhl singled; On a bunt Reynolds singled [Puhl to
second]; Puhl was caught stealing third (catcher to third);
Cedeno flied out to center; Watson grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 5TH: Baker flied out to center; Thomas singled; Yeager
struck out; DAVALILLO BATTED FOR RAU; Davalillo forced Thomas
(shortstop unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers
0.

ASTROS 6TH: HOUGH REPLACED DAVALILLO (PITCHING); Cabell flied
out to right; Howe flied out to center; Cruz struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 6TH: Lopes grounded out (pitcher to first); Russell
flied out to left; Cey singled; Garvey forced Cey (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Ashby walked; Ruhle out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher
to second) [Ashby to second]; Puhl singled [Ashby to third];
Reynolds forced Puhl (second to shortstop); Yeager allowed a
passed ball [Reynolds to second]; Cedeno grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 7TH: Thomasson grounded out (second to first); Baker
popped to second; Thomas walked; Yeager lined to first; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Watson singled to left; LANDESTOY RAN FOR WATSON;
Cabell walked [Landestoy to second]; Howe out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to first) [Landestoy to third, Cabell to second];
RAUTZHAN REPLACED HOUGH (PITCHING); Cruz hit a sacrifice fly to
center [Landestoy scored]; Ashby was called out on strikes; 1 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 8TH: LANDESTOY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); CABELL
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); HOWE CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
3B); JOSHUA BATTED FOR RAUTZHAN; Joshua grounded out (second to
first); Ashby dropped a foul fly hit by Lopes for an error;
Lopes grounded out (shortstop to first); Russell flied out to
left; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 9TH: SUTCLIFFE REPLACED JOSHUA (PITCHING); Ruhle struck
out; Puhl was called out on strikes; Reynolds flied out to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 9TH: Cey singled; Garvey grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Cey out at second]; Thomasson
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
4, Dodgers 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   8   2    7
 Dodgers          0   6   0    5


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