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BOXSCORE: 1977 Houston White Sox At 1977 Kansas City Expos          5/17/1977
 
  White Sox          AB  R  H RBI AVG     Expos              AB  R  H RBI AVG
  C.Cedeno CF         5  1  2  0 .306     T.Perez 1B          5  0  1  0 .278  
  B.Downing C         3  1  1  0 .304     G.Brett SS          5  0  0  0 .327  
E-J.Essian C          0  0  0  0 .271     A.Cowens CF         3  1  1  0 .350  
  R.Zisk RF           3  0  1  0 .214     G.Carter C          0  1  0  0 .268  
F-J.Cruz RF           0  0  0  0 .299   B-D.Porter PR,C       1  0  1  0 .400  
  C.Johnson LF        4  1  0  1 .245     H.McRae LF          3  0  0  0 .234  
  B.Watson 1B         4  0  2  0 .291     A.Dawson RF         3  0  2  1 .364  
  E.Soderholm 3B      4  0  0  0 .181     D.Cash 2B           4  0  1  1 .192  
  A.Howe 2B           4  0  1  0 .169     W.Garrett 3B        3  0  0  0 .229  
  B.Russell SS        2  0  0  0 .248     L.Gura P            2  0  0  0 .077  
D-J.Brohamer SS       1  0  0  0 .333   C-A.Otis PH           0  0  0  0 .286  
  J.Niekro P          1  0  0  0 .176     M.Littell P         0  0  0  0 ----  
A-L.Johnson PH        1  0  0  0 .143   G-C.Speier PH         0  0  0  0 .000  
  F.Barrios P         0  0  0  0 .000   H-E.Valentine PR      0  0  0  0 .268  
  J.Sambito P         0  0  0  0 .000                                          
  L.Lagrow P          1  0  0  0 .000                                          
                     -- -- -- ---                            -- -- -- ---      
         Totals      33  3  7  1                 Totals      29  2  6  2
 
A-Pinch Hit For Niekro In 6th Inning
B-Pinch Ran For Carter In 6th Inning
C-Pinch Hit For Gura In 7th Inning
D-Subbed Defensively (SS) For Russell In 8th Inning
E-Subbed Defensively (C ) For Downing In 8th Inning
F-Subbed Defensively (RF) For Zisk In 8th Inning
G-Pinch Hit For Littell In 9th Inning
H-Pinch Ran For Speier In 9th Inning
 
INJURY: Gary Carter INJURED (for 3 more games) in 6th inning
 
White Sox....... 2 0 1  0 0 0  0 0 0  -  3  7  0
Expos........... 0 1 0  0 0 0  0 1 0  -  2  6  2
 
White Sox (21-21)        IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
J.Niekro WIN(3-4)         5       3   1   1   3   2   0   3.33
F.Barrios HOLD(1st)       1 1/3   2   0   0   0   2   0   4.50
J.Sambito HOLD(3rd)       1       1   1   1   2   1   0   3.09
L.Lagrow SAVE(9th)        1 2/3   0   0   0   2   1   0   2.03
Totals                    9       6   2   2   7   6   0
 
Expos (14-24)            IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
L.Gura LOSS(0-4)          7       7   3   1   3   4   0   5.15
M.Littell                 2       0   0   0   0   2   0   2.15
Totals                    9       7   3   1   3   6   0
 
ATTENDANCE- 15,082 DATE- Tuesday, May 17th 1977 TIME- Night WEATHER- Bad
UMPIRES- Dave Phillips, Larry McCoy, Durwood Merrill, Don Denkinger
T- 2:30
LEFT ON BASE- White Sox: 7  Expos: 9
DOUBLE PLAYS- White Sox: 2  Expos: 1
ERRORS- G.Brett, D.Cash
DOUBLES- B.Watson(11th)
TRIPLES- A.Cowens(6th)
STOLEN BASES- C.Cedeno-2(26th), G.Carter(2nd), A.Dawson(5th), E.Valentine(2nd)
CAUGHT STEALING- A.Dawson
SACRIFICE HITS- J.Niekro
SACRIFICE FLIES- A.Dawson
WALKS- B.Downing, R.Zisk, B.Russell, A.Cowens, G.Carter-2, H.McRae, W.Garrett,
       A.Otis, C.Speier
HIT BY PITCH- G.Carter
STRIKE OUTS- R.Zisk-2, C.Johnson, E.Soderholm-2, A.Howe, T.Perez-2, H.McRae,
             A.Dawson, D.Cash, W.Garrett
GIDP- B.Watson, G.Brett
 
The Houston White Sox and the Kansas City Expos locked up in an exciting
one-run game at Olympic Stadium.  The final score was the Houston White Sox
3, the Kansas City Expos 2.
 
Joe Niekro(3-4) earned his pay with a solid performance for Houston.  He was
reached for 3 hits and 3 walks in 5 innings.  Houston managed 7 hits in their
victory.  
 
Lerrin Lagrow earned the save, his 9th.  Larry Gura(0-4) was the loser.  He
allowed 3 runs and 7 hits in 7 innings.