The Chicago Cubs were decisively beaten by the Houston Astros, 6 to 2, on April 26, 1979.

Final

HOU

Astros

13-5

6

CHC

Cubs

7-7

2

1

0

0

2

0

0

3

1

0

4

2

0

5

1

1

6

2

0

7

0

0

8

0

1

9

0

0

R

6

2

H

11

7

E

0

3

Summary

Player Stats

Top 3rd

HOU

CHC

Astros

Home run by J.R. Richard.

1

0

Top 4th

HOU

CHC

Astros

Single by Bob Watson; Jose Cruz scored.

2

0

Astros

Single by Alan Ashby; Bob Watson scored.

3

0

Top 5th

HOU

CHC

Astros

Double by Craig Reynolds; Terry Puhl scored.

4

0

Bottom 5th

HOU

CHC

Cubs

Single by Ted Sizemore; Steve Ontiveros scored.

4

1

Top 6th

HOU

CHC

Astros

Single by Craig Reynolds; J.R. Richard and Art Howe scored.

6

1

Bottom 8th

HOU

CHC

Cubs

Home run by Jerry Martin.

6

2

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