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BOXSCORE: 1977 Boston Mets At 1977 Houston White Sox                5/26/1977
 
  Mets               AB  R  H RBI AVG     White Sox          AB  R  H RBI AVG
  C.Fisk C            5  0  1  0 .291     J.Cruz RF           3  1  1  2 .293  
  R.Miller CF         4  1  2  0 .263     C.Cedeno CF         4  0  0  0 .287  
  J.Rice LF           3  1  2  0 .324     J.Essian C          3  1  0  0 .259  
  C.Yastrzemski 1B    4  0  0  1 .266     O.Gamble LF         3  1  1  2 .262  
  B.Hobson 3B         4  1  1  2 .235   E-T.Puhl LF           1  0  1  0 .240  
  B.Carbo RF          4  0  0  0 .300     B.Watson 1B         4  0  0  0 .281  
  R.Burleson SS       4  0  0  0 .272     J.Orta 2B           3  1  3  0 .284  
  D.Flynn 2B          3  0  0  0 .183   F-A.Howe 2B           0  0  0  0 .152  
  B.Campbell P        0  0  0  0 .000     E.Soderholm 3B      4  0  1  1 .172  
G-J.Stearns PH        1  0  0  0 .333     B.Russell SS        4  1  2  0 .243  
  F.Jenkins P         2  0  0  0 .148     K.Forsch P          1  0  0  0 .053  
A-D.Doyle 2B          0  0  0  0 .200   D-J.Brohamer PH       1  0  0  0 .292  
B-S.Henderson PH      1  0  0  0 .200     L.Lagrow P          0  0  0  0 .000  
C-L.Randle 2B         1  0  1  0 .289                                          
                     -- -- -- ---                            -- -- -- ---      
         Totals      36  3  7  3                 Totals      31  5  9  5
 
A-Subbed Defensively (2B) For Jenkins In 6th Inning
B-Pinch Hit For Doyle In 7th Inning
C-Subbed Defensively (2B) For Henderson In 7th Inning
D-Pinch Hit For Forsch In 7th Inning
E-Subbed Defensively (LF) For Gamble In 8th Inning
F-Subbed Defensively (2B) For Orta In 8th Inning
G-Pinch Hit For Campbell In 9th Inning
 
Mets............ 3 0 0  0 0 0  0 0 0  -  3  7  0
White Sox....... 0 0 0  0 3 2  0 0    -  5  9  3
 
Mets (22-23)             IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
F.Jenkins LOSS(4-6)       5 1/3   7   5   5   1   2   2   5.50
B.Campbell                2 2/3   2   0   0   2   4   0   2.52
Totals                    8       9   5   5   3   6   2
 
White Sox (26-25)        IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
K.Forsch WIN(4-3)         7       5   3   3   1   5   1   4.63
L.Lagrow SAVE(12th)       2       2   0   0   0   2   0   1.96
Totals                    9       7   3   3   1   7   1
 
ATTENDANCE- 11,868 DATE- Thursday, May 26th 1977 TIME- Day WEATHER- Good
UMPIRES- Rich Garcia, Steve Palermo, Nestor Chylak, Joe Brinkman
T- 2:31
LEFT ON BASE- Mets: 7  White Sox: 6
DOUBLE PLAYS- Mets: 1  White Sox: 0
ERRORS- J.Orta, B.Russell, K.Forsch
DOUBLES- C.Fisk(7th), R.Miller(3rd), J.Orta(5th)
TRIPLES- J.Orta(4th)
HOME RUNS- B.Hobson(12th), J.Cruz(12th), O.Gamble(13th)
SACRIFICE HITS- K.Forsch
WALKS- J.Rice, J.Cruz, J.Essian, A.Howe
STRIKE OUTS- C.Fisk, R.Miller, B.Hobson, B.Carbo-3, R.Burleson, C.Cedeno,
             J.Essian, B.Watson-2, E.Soderholm, K.Forsch
WILD PITCHES- L.Lagrow
2-out RBI- B.Hobson-2, J.Cruz-2
 
In a tight game it was the Houston White Sox 5, the Boston Mets 3 at Comiskey
Park.
 
Boston was unable to recover after Houston went ahead in the bottom of the 6th
inning with 2 runs on 3 base hits.  Jim Essian led off the inning for Houston
when he drew a walk.  Oscar Gamble was next and he lifted one out of the park
for a two run home run.  After an out was recorded, Jorge Orta came to bat
and slapped a base-hit.  Eric Soderholm came up and he laced a single.
Houston finished with 9 hits in the victory.  
 
The victory went to Ken Forsch(4-3) who went 7 innings, allowing 3 runs.
Lerrin Lagrow earned the save, his 12th.  The loss was charged to Fergie
Jenkins(4-6).  
 
Wth the win Houston now has a record of 26-25.  With the loss, Boston has a
record of 4-6 lately, 22-23 overall.