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BOXSCORE: 1977 Houston White Sox At 1977 Atlanta Athletics          6/25/1977
 
  White Sox          AB  R  H RBI AVG     Athletics          AB  R  H RBI AVG
  C.Cedeno CF         4  1  1  0 .262     R.Scott SS          4  1  1  0 .270  
  B.Downing C         4  0  1  1 .322     B.Bonnell CF        4  0  0  0 .289  
  R.Zisk RF           5  1  1  0 .229     M.Leon P            0  0  0  0 .000  
  C.Johnson LF        5  2  2  3 .320   D-G.Matthews PH       1  0  1  2 .309  
  B.Watson 1B         5  0  1  0 .286     J.Burroughs RF      5  1  1  0 .225  
  E.Soderholm 3B      5  1  2  0 .239     M.Page LF           3  0  1  0 .264  
  A.Howe 2B           4  0  3  1 .206     W.Gross 3B          5  0  1  1 .208  
  B.Russell SS        5  2  3  1 .223     W.Montanez 1B       4  0  0  0 .252  
  J.Richard P         3  1  1  2 .156     B.Pocoroba C        4  1  2  0 .278  
  J.Sambito P         0  0  0  0 .000     M.Perez 2B          2  0  0  0 .257  
B-J.Brohamer PH       1  0  0  0 .297   C-J.Nolan PH          1  0  0  0 .091  
  J.Kucek P           1  0  0  0 .000     V.Blue P            2  0  1  0 .143  
                                        A-M.Jorgensen PH,CF   1  1  0  0 .239  
                     -- -- -- ---                            -- -- -- ---      
         Totals      42  8 15  8                 Totals      36  4  8  3
 
A-Pinch Hit For Blue In 7th Inning
B-Pinch Hit For Sambito In 8th Inning
C-Pinch Hit For Perez In 9th Inning
D-Pinch Hit For Leon In 9th Inning
 
White Sox....... 0 0 0  1 1 2  2 1 1  -  8 15  1
Athletics....... 0 0 0  1 0 0  0 0 3  -  4  8  2
 
White Sox (43-38)        IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
J.Richard WIN(8-10)       6 2/3   5   1   1   3   3   0   3.80
J.Sambito HOLD(7th)       0 1/3   0   0   0   0   0   0   3.35
J.Kucek                   2       3   3   3   2   4   0   3.61
Totals                    9       8   4   4   5   7   0
 
Athletics (30-45)        IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
V.Blue LOSS(4-14)         7      11   6   5   2   2   2   5.58
M.Leon                    2       4   2   1   1   0   0   5.24
Totals                    9      15   8   6   3   2   2
 
ATTENDANCE- 22,102 DATE- Saturday, June 25th 1977 TIME- Day WEATHER- Good
UMPIRES- Terry Clooney, Greg Kosc, Russ Goetz, George Maloney
T- 3:09
LEFT ON BASE- White Sox:10  Athletics:10
DOUBLE PLAYS- White Sox: 0  Athletics: 0
ERRORS- B.Russell, R.Scott, W.Gross
DOUBLES- G.Matthews(4th), B.Pocoroba(12th), V.Blue
TRIPLES- B.Russell(1st)
HOME RUNS- C.Johnson(10th), J.Richard(1st)
CAUGHT STEALING- C.Cedeno, E.Soderholm
WALKS- C.Cedeno, B.Downing, A.Howe, R.Scott, M.Page-2, M.Perez, M.Jorgensen
STRIKE OUTS- R.Zisk, J.Richard, J.Burroughs-2, W.Gross-2, B.Pocoroba, M.Perez,
             J.Nolan
WILD PITCHES- J.Kucek
2-out RBI- W.Gross, C.Johnson, J.Richard-2, B.Downing, B.Russell
 
At Oakland Coliseum the Houston White Sox easily handled the Atlanta Athletics
by the score of 8 to 4.
 
Houston jumped on top of Atlanta in the 5th inning plating an isolated run.
Houston simply wore out the Atlanta pitching staff, scoring in 6 different
innings.  
 
J.R. Richard(8-10) allowed 1 run in 6 and 2/3 innings, and picked up the
victory. Vida Blue(4-14) was given the loss.  He got hit pretty hard,
allowing 11 hits and 2 walks in 7 innings.  
 
Houston remained hot, improving their record to 43-38.  They now have a record
of 8-2 in recent days.  With the loss, Atlanta has a record of 3-7 lately,
30-45 overall.