Player of the Day: Mike Schmidt had three hits in three at bats (1B, 2B, HR), scored three runs, and knocked in three runs to lead the Phillies to a win over the Houston Astros
Pitcher of the Day: Steve Carlton earned his 17th win by allowing one run in eight innings.
Atlanta 6, Cincinnati 1
Philadelphia 9, Houston 2
New York 5, Los Angeles 4 (14 innings)
San Francisco 3, Pittsburgh 1