Storm Riders beat Nyc Nyc 9-5


Storm Riders 9, Nyc Nyc 5
Game 160

FINAL 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Riders 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 ? 11 ? 2 ?
Nyc 0 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 5 ? 8 ? 0 ?
W: Kellner, A. (14-14)
L: Santana, J. (17-19)
HR: F.Howard(47th), K.Moreland(5th), F.Thomas(41st)


Frank Howard smacked a grand slam as the dominant Storm Riders defeated the Nyc Nyc by a score of 9 to 5 at The Astrodome '78.

Howard had a big day at the plate. He banged out a single in the 1st inning and cleared the bases with a Grand Slam homerun (his 47th of the season) in the 2nd inning. Storm had 11 hits overall, while Nyc had 8.

Alex Kellner(14-14) got credit for the victory, pitching 5 and 2/3 innings and allowing 5 runs. Johan Santana(17-19) was the loser. He surrendered 5 runs and 5 hits in 2/3 of an inning.


at Astrodome '78


Storm Riders

Hitters AB R H RBI BA
W. Wilson CF 5 1 2 0 .263
B. Doran 2B 3 2 2 1 .232
B. Ruth RF 5 1 2 0 .305
F. Howard LF 5 2 2 4 .259
R. Petrocelli SS 3 1 1 1 .260
E. Mathews 3B 4 0 0 0 .243
K. Moreland 1B 4 1 1 3 .262
D. Brown C 4 0 0 0 .192
A. Kellner P 3 1 1 0 .194
M. Jackson P 0 0 0 0 .000
   C - J. Wasdell PH 1 0 0 0 .176
J. Orosco P 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 37 9 11 9

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
A. Kellner (W, 14-14) 5.2 6 5 2 3 2 1 109 5.12
M. Jackson (H, 24) 1.1 0 0 0 1 2 0 23 4.05
J. Orosco 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 26 2.02
Totals 9 8 5 2 4 4 1

Nyc Nyc

Hitters AB R H RBI BA
W. Hershberger C 4 0 1 0 .307
F. Thomas 1B 5 1 1 1 .276
J. Alou RF 5 0 0 0 .281
J. O'Rourke LF 4 2 2 0 .269
G. Clines CF 3 1 1 0 .249
L. Gardner 3B 2 1 1 0 .202
M. Bishop 2B 4 0 1 1 .207
F. Taveras SS 4 0 0 1 .216
J. Santana P 0 0 0 0 .077
D. Osinski P 1 0 0 0 .000
   A - R. Kress PH 1 0 0 0 .265
S. Howe P 0 0 0 0 ----
   B - A. Johnson PH 1 0 1 1 .160
G. Harris P 0 0 0 0 .000
   D - M. Wills PH 1 0 0 0 .236
K. Sasaki P 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 35 5 8 4

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
J. Santana (L, 17-19) 0.2 5 5 5 0 2 1 32 4.31
D. Osinski 4.1 3 4 4 2 1 1 61 6.00
S. Howe 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 17 3.14
G. Harris 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 28 3.61
K. Sasaki 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 19 2.09
Totals 9 11 9 9 3 5 2


A-Pinch Hit For Osinski In 5th Inning
B-Pinch Hit For Howe In 6th Inning
C-Pinch Hit For Jackson In 8th Inning
D-Pinch Hit For Harris In 8th Inning

ATTENDANCE- 13,378
T- 3:18
LEFT ON BASE- Riders: 4 Nyc: 7
DOUBLE PLAYS- Riders: 2 Nyc: 1
ERRORS- E.Mathews, D.Brown
DOUBLES- W.Wilson(23rd), B.Ruth(27th), A.Kellner, G.Clines(9th), A.Johnson(3rd)
TRIPLES- W.Wilson(15th), B.Doran(1st)
HOME RUNS- F.Howard(47th), K.Moreland(5th), F.Thomas(41st)
WALKS- B.Doran-2, R.Petrocelli, W.Hershberger, G.Clines, L.Gardner-2
STRIKE OUTS- B.Ruth, F.Howard-2, E.Mathews-2, J.O'Rourke, G.Clines, F.Taveras,
D.Osinski
GIDP- E.Mathews, J.Alou, M.Bishop
WILD PITCHES- A.Kellner, G.Harris










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