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BOXSCORE: 1977 Boston Mets At 1977 Houston White Sox                5/24/1977
 
  Mets               AB  R  H RBI AVG     White Sox          AB  R  H RBI AVG
  C.Fisk C            4  0  2  0 .295     J.Cruz RF           5  1  1  1 .292  
  R.Miller CF         4  0  0  0 .233     C.Cedeno CF         5  0  0  0 .286  
  B.Stanley P         0  0  0  0 .000     J.Essian C          4  1  1  0 .264  
  J.Rice LF           3  0  1  0 .319     O.Gamble LF         4  1  2  2 .250  
  C.Yastrzemski 1B    4  1  1  0 .275   B-T.Puhl LF           0  0  0  0 .208  
  B.Hobson 3B         4  0  1  0 .234     B.Watson 1B         4  0  2  0 .286  
  B.Carbo RF          4  0  0  1 .327     J.Orta 2B           1  1  0  0 .263  
  R.Burleson SS       3  0  0  0 .277   C-J.Brohamer 2B       0  0  0  0 .304  
  D.Flynn 2B          3  0  0  0 .190     E.Soderholm 3B      4  0  1  0 .169  
  N.Espinosa P        2  0  0  0 .091     B.Russell SS        1  0  1  0 .236  
E-L.Randle PH,CF      1  0  0  0 .278   A-A.Howe PR,SS        1  0  0  0 .147  
                                        D-R.Metzger SS        1  0  0  0 .000  
                                          J.Richard P         2  0  1  1 .154  
                                        F-C.Johnson PH        1  0  1  0 .246  
                                          L.Lagrow P          0  0  0  0 .000  
                     -- -- -- ---                            -- -- -- ---      
         Totals      32  1  5  1                 Totals      33  4 10  4
 
A-Pinch Ran For Russell In 4th Inning
B-Subbed Defensively (LF) For Gamble In 8th Inning
C-Subbed Defensively (2B) For Orta In 8th Inning
D-Subbed Defensively (SS) For Howe In 8th Inning
E-Pinch Hit For Espinosa In 8th Inning
F-Pinch Hit For Richard In 8th Inning
 
INJURY: Bill Russell INJURED (for 1 more game) in 4th inning
 
Mets............ 0 1 0  0 0 0  0 0 0  -  1  5  1
White Sox....... 0 0 0  2 1 1  0 0    -  4 10  1
 
Mets (22-21)             IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
N.Espinosa LOSS(1-4)      7       9   4   4   2   4   2   5.82
B.Stanley                 1       1   0   0   0   0   0   7.18
Totals                    8      10   4   4   2   4   2
 
White Sox (24-25)        IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
J.Richard WIN(6-6)        8       4   1   1   0   8   0   3.34
L.Lagrow SAVE(11th)       1       1   0   0   0   0   0   2.20
Totals                    9       5   1   1   0   8   0
 
ATTENDANCE- 17,159 DATE- Tuesday, May 24th 1977 TIME- Night WEATHER- Average
UMPIRES- Don Denkinger, Dave Phillips, Larry McCoy, Durwood Merrill
T- 2:22
LEFT ON BASE- Mets: 5  White Sox:10
DOUBLE PLAYS- Mets: 0  White Sox: 1
ERRORS- R.Burleson, B.Watson
DOUBLES- B.Hobson(7th), O.Gamble(9th), B.Watson(16th), C.Johnson(4th)
TRIPLES- C.Fisk(2nd)
HOME RUNS- J.Cruz(11th), O.Gamble(12th)
SACRIFICE HITS- J.Orta, J.Richard
WALKS- J.Orta-2
HIT BY PITCH- J.Rice, B.Russell
STRIKE OUTS- C.Fisk-2, R.Miller, J.Rice, B.Hobson, B.Carbo-2, N.Espinosa,
             C.Cedeno, E.Soderholm, A.Howe, J.Richard
GIDP- R.Miller
BALKS- J.Richard
2-out RBI- J.Richard
WEB GEMS- Bot 3rd: Rick Burleson robbed Jose Cruz of a base hit.
 
J.R. Richard went 8 solid innings as the Houston White Sox defeated the Boston
Mets by a score of 4 to 1 at Comiskey Park.
 
Houston had 2 runs cross the plate in the 4th inning with the help of 3 hits.
The biggest moment was provided by Oscar Gamble who made the Houston fans a
happy lot when he smashed a two-run homer.  Houston finished with 10 hits
while Boston ended up with 5.  
 
The winning pitcher was Richard(6-6) who allowed 1 run in 8 innings. Lerrin
Lagrow gained credit for his 11th save.  Nino Espinosa(1-4) took the loss.
He allowed 9 hits and 2 walks in 7 innings.