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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
St. Louis Cardinals 87-72W1021 210 021 9171
Pittsburgh Pirates 96-64L1000 120 200 5132
Date of Game:  Thursday, September 27, 1979
Stadium:  Three Rivers Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • George Hendrick - 5 hits
  • Tony Scott - 4 hits

  • St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Garry Templetonss23.187412210.31315051196225
    Jerry Mumphreylf27.018512101.2921205183328
    Keith Hernandez1b25.342402011.3431586851110410
    Ted Simmonsc30.049511000.284122141826870
    George Hendrickrf29.344535200.300140107616752
    Tony Scottcf28.009524100.25915046266637
    Ken Reitz3b28.095400100.27015511007711
    Ken Oberkfell2b23.146411000.3061311641353
    Bob Forschp29.257200001.11031184050
        Bernie Carboph32.053100001.27950986290
        Will McEnaneyp27.226000000.00045269000
        Mark Littellp26.253200001.00062241010
    Totals: 41917725.41513147614 

    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Omar Morenocf26.338523100.28315951886974
    Tim Foliss28.293512200.28313211591646
    Dave Parkerrf28.110412111.301155875249120
    Willie Stargell1b39.205501003.285123213431780
    John Milnerlf29.273301001.28112597416593
        Bill Robinsonlf36.093200000.2641451253247312
    Bill Madlock3b28.268401000.296151834148332
    Ed Ottc28.078401001.2711143697510
    Phil Garner2b30.150412000.294147812115716
        Manny Sanguillenph35.190100001.230551394040
        John Candelariap25.325000000.13232145060
        Don Robinsonp22.111000000.2042761030
        Lee Lacyph31.170100000.249836305156
        Dock Ellisp34.200000000.07420280010
        Rennie Stennettph28.175100000.23910710780241
        Kent Tekulvep32.206000000.15492361010
        Mike Easlerph28.302100000.283541112110
        Enrique Romop32.074000000.16783194010
    Totals: 40513417.325180413182 

    Game Stats


    2B:  George Hendrick (27), Keith Hernandez (47), Omar Moreno (21), Ted Simmons (22), Garry Templeton (31)
    HR:  George Hendrick (16), Dave Parker (24)
    RBIs:  Tim Foli 2 (64), George Hendrick 2 (75), Omar Moreno (69), Jerry Mumphrey (32), Dave Parker (91), Ken Reitz (71), Tony Scott (66), Garry Templeton 2 (62)
    SB:  Bill Madlock (32), Omar Moreno (74), Jerry Mumphrey (8), Tony Scott (37)
    SF:  Ken Reitz (5)
    GDP:  Bill Madlock (17), Ted Simmons (10), Rennie Stennett (11)

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Forsch  (W 11-11)29.25756331313.801.2200032187
    Will McEnaney27.2261.25210202.951.1900045269
    Mark Littell  (Sv 13)26.2532.12000202.141.2100062257
    Pitching Totals:91354171 000139713

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dave Roberts  (L 5-4)35.01634310102.891.4700047398
    John Candelaria25.3250.13220003.221.1700033146
    Don Robinson22.1111.23110203.911.400002863
    Dock Ellis34.20023001105.871.7000029342
    Kent Tekulve32.20612221102.721.1700092361
    Enrique Romo32.07412110012.931.2600083197
    Pitching Totals:91797251 0003121507

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Mark Littell; Don Robinson; Kent Tekulve; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bob Forsch 0-0-0;  Will McEnaney 0-0-0;  Mark Littell 0-0-0;  Dave Roberts 0-0-0;  John Candelaria 0-0-0;  Don Robinson 0-0-0;  Dock Ellis 0-0-0;  Kent Tekulve 0-0-0;  Enrique Romo 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Bob Forsch 21;  Will McEnaney 10;  Mark Littell 10;  Dave Roberts 13;  John Candelaria 4;  Don Robinson 8;  Dock Ellis 8;  Kent Tekulve 7;  Enrique Romo 5; 
    Time of Game:  2:53    Attendance:  11,172
    Umpires:   Home:   Doug Harvey  1B  Andy Olsen  2B  Frank Pulli  3B  Eric Gregg 

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