Houston Astros 3, Philadelphia Phillies 0
Regular Season Game 56
Played on Monday, June 4, 1979 (N) at Astrodome

PHI N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  6  0
HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  0    1  0  x  -   3  7  0
Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Maddox cf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Harrelson ss                  4   0   1   0       0   1       4   3
Rose 1b                       4   0   1   0       0   0       6   0
  McGraw p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Luzinski lf                   4   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
Schmidt 3b                    4   0   2   0       0   0       1   3
Cardenal rf,1b                3   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
Boone c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       5   1
Aviles 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
Christenson p                 2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Anderson ph,rf              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   0   6   0       1   4      24  10

BATTING - 
2B: Harrelson (2,off Niemann).
3B: Schmidt (1,off Niemann).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl cf                       3   1   1   0       1   0       4   0
Reynolds ss                   4   1   1   1       0   0       0   7
Cedeno 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0      12   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   2   1       0   0       1   0
Leonard rf                    3   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Howe 3b                       3   0   0   0       0   1       1   4
Ashby c                       3   0   1   1       0   0       4   0
Landestoy 2b                  3   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Niemann p                     3   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       30   3   7   3       1   4      27  13

BATTING - 
2B: Puhl (8,off Christenson); Leonard (5,off Christenson).
3B: Cruz (5,off Christenson).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Cruz (3,2nd base by Christenson/Boone).

PITCHING
Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Christenson L(0-3)            7     6   3   3   0   4   0  26
McGraw                        1     1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Totals                        8     7   3   3   1   4   0  31


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niemann W(2-0)                9     6   0   0   1   4   0  34


Umpires: HP - Harry Wendelstedt, 1B - Dutch Rennert, 2B - Dave Pallone, 3B - Lee Weyer
Time of Game: 1:53   Attendance: 19062


Starting Lineups:

   Philadelphia Phillies         Houston Astros           
1. Maddox              cf        Puhl                cf
2. Harrelson           ss        Reynolds            ss
3. Rose                1b        Cedeno              1b
4. Luzinski            lf        Cruz                lf
5. Schmidt             3b        Leonard             rf
6. Cardenal            rf        Howe                3b
7. Boone               c         Ashby               c
8. Aviles              2b        Landestoy           2b
9. Christenson         p         Niemann             p

PHILLIES 1ST: Maddox flied out to center; Harrelson struck out;
Rose singled to right; Luzinski singled to center [Rose to
second]; Schmidt flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Phillies 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl popped to shortstop; Reynolds lined to
shortstop; Cedeno made an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Phillies 0, Astros 0.

PHILLIES 2ND: Cardenal grounded out (shortstop to first); Boone
grounded out (shortstop to first); Aviles grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros
0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz singled to center; Cruz was caught stealing
second (catcher to shortstop); Leonard was called out on
strikes; Howe struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 0,
Astros 0.

PHILLIES 3RD: Christenson flied out to left; Maddox flied out to
right; Harrelson lined to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Ashby made an out to second; Landestoy struck out;
Niemann struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 0.

PHILLIES 4TH: Rose flied out to right; Luzinski struck out;
Schmidt singled to left; Cardenal grounded out (third to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Puhl doubled to right; Reynolds singled to left
[Puhl scored]; Cedeno grounded out (first unassisted) [Reynolds
to second]; Cruz tripled to center [Reynolds scored]; Leonard
reached on a fielder's choice [Cruz out at home (third to
catcher)]; Howe grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 2.

PHILLIES 5TH: Boone grounded out (third to first); Aviles
grounded out (second to first); Christenson singled to left;
Maddox forced Christenson (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Ashby grounded out (second to first); Landestoy
lined to shortstop; Niemann grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 2.

PHILLIES 6TH: Harrelson grounded out (shortstop to first); Rose
flied out to center; Luzinski grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Puhl flied out to center; Reynolds flied out to
left; Cedeno grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 2.

PHILLIES 7TH: Schmidt flied out to right; Cardenal walked; Boone
flied out to center; On a bunt Aviles popped to pitcher in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Cruz grounded out (shortstop to first); Leonard
doubled to right; Howe flied out to right [Leonard to third];
Ashby singled to center [Leonard scored]; Landestoy flied out to
center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 3.

PHILLIES 8TH: ANDERSON BATTED FOR CHRISTENSON; Anderson grounded
out (third to first); Maddox grounded out (second to first);
Harrelson doubled to center; Rose grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: MCGRAW REPLACED ROSE (PITCHING); ANDERSON STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING RF); CARDENAL CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B);
Niemann singled to right; Puhl walked [Niemann to second];
Reynolds forced Niemann (pitcher to third) [Puhl to second];
Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first) [Puhl to third,
Reynolds to second]; Cruz grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 3.

PHILLIES 9TH: Luzinski struck out; Schmidt tripled to right;
Cardenal was called out on strikes; Boone grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros
3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Phillies         0   6   0    7
 Astros           3   7   0    4


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