July 8, 1985: Phillies (32-48) at Astros (39-43)

Steve Carlton pitched a complete game as the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Houston Astros by a score of 3 to 1. 

Carlton(9-4) was very good in the win. He was stingy on the mound, allowing just 5 hits and 7 walks in 9 innings. Philadelphia banged out 9 hits on the night. 

Nolan Ryan(9-9) took the loss. The Philadelphia ballclub's record now stands at 32-48. Houston has a record of 39-43 after the loss.