Honeycutt(5-1) was in control of the game from the outset. He allowed just 7 hits and no walks in 9 innings lowering his ERA from 3.21 to 2.80. The Houston bats were silent in the bottom of the 9th.
Joe Niekro(2-9) took the loss. He surrendered 1 run and 5 hits in 6 innings.