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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Atlanta Braves 65-72W1011 002 000 4112
San Diego Padres 51-83L1000 000 001 180
Date of Game:  Sunday, September 10, 1972
Stadium:  Qualcomm Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Randy Elliott - 1st career hit
  • Johnny Grubb - 1st career RBI
  • Steve Simpson - 1st career game
  • Phil Niekro - 1000th career strikeout
  • Steve Simpson - 1st career game

  • Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

    Atlanta BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Sonny Jacksonss28.063501000.26050789061
    Felix Millan2b29.020410000.2571147641306
    Dusty Bakercf23.087402100.31610915913664
    Earl Williams1b24.058412100.26513428624750
    Darrell Evans3b25.107401001.24511222318673
    Mike Lumlf26.318400000.2301116148361
    Oscar Brownrf26.214400001.215651263140
    Bob Didierc23.206413001.5002224000
    Phil Niekrop33.162212110.21434298140
    Totals: 35411313.3147313483 

    San Diego Padres Batting Stats

    San Diego PadresPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Derrel Thomasss21.239400000.2321151195336
    Dave Roberts2b21.205402001.24786865305
    Leron Leelf24.190400000.3188631610402
    Nate Colbert1b26.154412001.2461326143710111
    Randy Elliottrf21.097402001.28622000
    Johnny Grubbcf24.037402100.50022010
    Dave Hilton3b21.360400001.14322000
    Fred Kendallc23.222300001.215771356160
    Steve Arlinp26.350200001.1483170030
        Mike Caldwellp23.231000000.1193642000
        Steve Simpsonp24.011000000.00011000
        Cito Gastonph28.177100000.257945146390
        Gary Rossp24.360000000.18253156010
    Totals: 3418106.2357172059 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Dusty Baker (22)
    3B:  Bob Didier (1)
    RBIs:  Dusty Baker (66), Johnny Grubb (1), Phil Niekro (4), Earl Williams (75)
    SB:  Dave Roberts (5)
    CS: Johnny Grubb (1)
    SF:  Phil Niekro (1)
    GDP:  Sonny Jackson (4), Mike Lum (8)

    Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

    Phil Niekro  (W 13-11)33.16298100603.081.0800034300
    Pitching Totals:9810060 00034300

    San Diego Padres Pitching Stats

    Steve Arlin  (L 8-19)26.3505.17440203.801.350003374
    Mike Caldwell23.2310.20000103.281.340003743
    Steve Simpson24.01122001000.001.5000011
    Gary Ross24.36012000002.221.4700053159
    Pitching Totals:91144130 000124277

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Phil Niekro 0-0-0;  Steve Arlin 0-0-0;  Mike Caldwell 0-0-0;  Steve Simpson 0-0-0;  Gary Ross 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Phil Niekro 34;  Steve Arlin 22;  Mike Caldwell 2;  Steve Simpson 8;  Gary Ross 5; 
    Time of Game:  1:56    Attendance:  5,295
    Umpires:   Home:   Nick Colosi  1B  Andy Olsen  2B  Tom Gorman  3B  Chris Pelekoudas 

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