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BOXSCORE: 1977 Houston White Sox At 1977 Kansas City Expos           7/2/1977
 
  White Sox          AB  R  H RBI AVG     Expos              AB  R  H RBI AVG
  J.Cruz RF           3  2  2  0 .285     T.Perez 1B          5  3  4  0 .268  
  C.Cedeno CF         3  0  1  0 .255     G.Brett 3B          3  2  3  1 .274  
  J.Essian C          3  0  0  0 .227     A.Cowens CF         5  1  3  2 .320  
  O.Gamble LF         3  0  1  2 .277     G.Carter C          4  0  1  2 .298  
  B.Watson 1B         4  0  0  0 .276     H.McRae LF          3  0  0  0 .268  
  A.Howe 2B           3  0  0  0 .201     A.Dawson RF         2  0  0  0 .264  
  M.Lemongello P      0  0  0  0 ----   A-E.Valentine PR,RF   1  1  0  0 .316  
C-B.Downing PH        1  0  0  0 .284     D.Cash 2B           4  1  2  1 .242  
  E.Soderholm 3B      3  0  0  0 .235     F.Patek SS          4  0  2  2 .252  
  B.Russell SS        4  0  1  0 .243     S.Rogers P          4  0  0  0 .255  
  K.Forsch P          2  0  0  0 .033                                          
B-J.Orta 2B           1  0  0  0 .289                                          
                     -- -- -- ---                            -- -- -- ---      
         Totals      30  2  5  2                 Totals      35  8 15  8
 
A-Pinch Ran For Dawson In 5th Inning
B-Subbed Defensively (2B) For Forsch In 6th Inning
C-Pinch Hit For Lemongello In 9th Inning
 
INJURY: Andre Dawson INJURED (for 2 more games) in 5th inning
 
White Sox....... 1 0 1  0 0 0  0 0 0  -  2  5  0
Expos........... 1 0 1  0 5 1  0 0    -  8 15  0
 
White Sox (44-44)        IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
K.Forsch LOSS(4-5)        5      11   7   7   1   4   0   4.62
M.Lemongello              3       4   1   1   0   3   0   4.12
Totals                    8      15   8   8   1   7   0
 
Expos (35-49)            IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
S.Rogers WIN(12-7)        9       5   2   2   4   6   0   4.05
Totals                    9       5   2   2   4   6   0
 
ATTENDANCE- 20,092 DATE- Saturday, July 2nd 1977 TIME- Night WEATHER- Bad
T- 2:38
LEFT ON BASE- White Sox: 6  Expos: 8
DOUBLE PLAYS- White Sox: 1  Expos: 1
DOUBLES- G.Brett-2(17th), A.Cowens(17th), G.Carter(26th), D.Cash(15th)
TRIPLES- J.Cruz(4th), T.Perez(4th)
STOLEN BASES- C.Cedeno-2(46th)
SACRIFICE HITS- G.Brett-2
SACRIFICE FLIES- O.Gamble, G.Carter
WALKS- J.Cruz, C.Cedeno, J.Essian, E.Soderholm, H.McRae
HIT BY PITCH- A.Dawson
STRIKE OUTS- O.Gamble, B.Watson, A.Howe, E.Soderholm-2, K.Forsch, G.Carter-2,
             A.Dawson, E.Valentine, F.Patek, S.Rogers-2
GIDP- B.Russell, S.Rogers
WILD PITCHES- K.Forsch-2
2-out RBI- O.Gamble, G.Carter, D.Cash, F.Patek-2
 
Steve Rogers had a complete game and Tony Perez had 4 hits and scored 3 times
as the Kansas City Expos beat the Houston White Sox by a score of 8 to 2.
 
In the 5th inning Kansas City scored 5 runs when they had 5 base hits.  The
critical plate appearance was by Freddie Patek who brought the crowd to their
feet when he delivered a single bringing in two baserunners.  Kansas City had
a total of 15 hits for the game.  
 
Rogers(12-7) finished the game allowing 2 runs in the victory. Ken Forsch(4-5)
was the losing pitcher.  His ERA increased from 4.20 to 4.62 as he allowed 7
runs in 5 innings.