San Francisco claimed the early lead in the first inning scoring 4 runners on 3 hits. That early scoring was all that Gott(10-6) needed. San Francisco had 9 hits for the night.
Nolan Ryan(10-13) suffered the loss. He gave up 9 hits and 4 walks in 8 innings. The San Francisco ballclub's record now stands at 47-60. Houston has a record of 50-57 after the loss.