Houston Astros 3, Montreal Expos 2
Regular Season Game 53
Played on Friday, June 1, 1979 (N) at Astrodome

MON N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  1  -   2  7  0
HOU N    2  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   3 10  0
Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Dawson cf                     4   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
Scott 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       3   7
Cromartie lf                  3   2   2   0       1   0       1   0
Solaita 1b                    4   0   2   2       0   1      11   0
  Rogers pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Carter c                      4   0   1   0       0   2       2   1
Valentine rf                  4   0   1   0       0   1       3   1
Parrish 3b                    3   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Mason ss                      2   0   0   0       1   1       1   2
Grimsley p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  White ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bahnsen p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hutton ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sosa p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   7   2       2   8      24  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Valentine-Carter, Mason-Scott-Solaita, Parrish-Scott-Solaita.

BATTING - 
2B: Cromartie 2 (14,off Richard 2); Solaita (4,off Richard).
GDP: Scott (1,off Richard); Parrish (3,off Richard).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl cf                       4   2   3   1       0   0       2   0
Reynolds ss                   4   1   2   0       0   0       1   2
Cedeno 1b                     4   0   2   1       0   0       7   2
Cruz lf                       3   0   0   1       0   0       1   0
Leonard rf                    3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Howe 3b                       3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Gonzalez 2b                   3   0   2   0       0   0       5   3
Ashby c                       3   0   1   0       0   0       8   0
Richard p                     3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Totals                       30   3  10   3       0   0      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Reynolds-Gonzalez-Cedeno, Reynolds-Gonzalez-Cedeno, Gonzalez.

BATTING - 
2B: Reynolds (7,off Grimsley).
3B: Puhl (2,off Sosa).
HR: Puhl (5,3rd inning off Grimsley 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Richard (3,off Grimsley); Ashby (5,off Bahnsen).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Cedeno (2,2nd base by Bahnsen/Carter).

PITCHING
Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Grimsley L(4-4)               5     7   3   3   0   0   1  20
Bahnsen                       2     2   0   0   0   0   0   6
Sosa                          1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        8    10   3   3   0   0   1  30


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard W(6-4)                9     7   2   2   2   8   0  33


Umpires: HP - Jim Quick, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - Paul Pryor, 3B - Satch Davidson
Time of Game: 2:09   Attendance: 14346


Starting Lineups:

   Montreal Expos                Houston Astros           
1. Dawson              cf        Puhl                cf
2. Scott               2b        Reynolds            ss
3. Cromartie           lf        Cedeno              1b
4. Solaita             1b        Cruz                lf
5. Carter              c         Leonard             rf
6. Valentine           rf        Howe                3b
7. Parrish             3b        Gonzalez            2b
8. Mason               ss        Ashby               c
9. Grimsley            p         Richard             p

EXPOS 1ST: Dawson was called out on strikes; Scott lined to
second; Cromartie walked; Solaita flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl singled to first; Reynolds singled to center
[Puhl to second]; Cedeno singled to center [Puhl scored,
Reynolds to third, Cedeno to second (on throw)]; Cruz grounded
out (second to first) [Reynolds scored, Cedeno to third];
Leonard hit into a double play (right to catcher) [Cedeno out at
home]; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

EXPOS 2ND: Carter struck out; Valentine singled to center;
Parrish popped to first in foul territory; Mason struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

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

EXPOS 3RD: Grimsley lined to pitcher; Dawson singled to left;
Scott grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Dawson out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Puhl homered; Reynolds doubled to left; Cedeno
grounded out (third to first); Cruz grounded out (second to
first) [Reynolds to third]; Leonard grounded out (shortstop to
first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 3.

EXPOS 4TH: Cromartie flied out to center; Solaita struck out;
Carter grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Expos 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Howe grounded out (pitcher to first); Gonzalez flied
out to center; Ashby grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 3.

EXPOS 5TH: Valentine struck out; Parrish struck out; Mason flied
out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Richard flied out to right; Puhl made an out to
third; Reynolds lined to pitcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos
0, Astros 3.

EXPOS 6TH: WHITE BATTED FOR GRIMSLEY; White flied out to left;
Dawson struck out; Scott grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: BAHNSEN REPLACED WHITE (PITCHING); Cedeno singled to
center; Cedeno was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); Cruz flied out to left; Leonard grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 3.

EXPOS 7TH: Cromartie doubled to right; Solaita singled to center
[Cromartie scored]; Carter singled to center [Solaita to
second]; Valentine forced Carter (first to shortstop) [Solaita
to third]; Parrish grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Valentine out at second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Howe flied out to right; Gonzalez singled to right;
Ashby grounded into a double play (third to second to first)
[Gonzalez out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros
3.

EXPOS 8TH: Mason walked; HUTTON BATTED FOR BAHNSEN; Hutton
grounded out (first unassisted) [Mason to second]; Dawson popped
to first in foul territory; Scott grounded out (first to
pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: SOSA REPLACED HUTTON (PITCHING); Richard grounded
out (second to first); Puhl tripled to right; Reynolds made an
out to catcher; Cedeno lined to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Expos 1, Astros 3.

EXPOS 9TH: Cromartie doubled to left; Solaita doubled to left
[Cromartie scored]; ROGERS RAN FOR SOLAITA; Carter struck out;
Valentine lined into a double play (second unassisted) [Rogers
out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Expos            2   7   0    4
 Astros           3  10   0    3


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