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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Atlanta Braves 45-67L3000 200 000 251
Houston Astros 65-47W5000 032 01x 680
Date of Game:  Saturday, August 04, 1979
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones
  • Phil Niekro - 11 Strikeouts

  • Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

     
    Atlanta BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jim Wessinger2b23.314300002.00022000
        Jerry Roysterph-2b26.290000010.26610956723818
    Gary Matthewsrf29.030401001.311111982236911
    Rowland Officecf26.283211010.268977242333
        Charlie Spikesph-lf28.193100001.296556173200
    Bob Horner3b21.363411201.3217616520650
    Dale Murphy1b23.145300010.3055824615412
    Barry Bonnelllf-cf25.281400002.250903078312
    Darrel Chaneyss31.148400002.13044895061
    Bruce Benedictc23.352201001.2154769091
        Joe Nolanc28.084201000.253612264140
    Phil Niekrop40.125300002.19830579050
    Totals: 32252312.1567805379 

    Houston Astros Batting Stats

     
    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Rafael Landestoy2b26.068301011.193831570102
    Craig Reynoldsss26.220401000.2731004210319
    Terry Puhlcf23.027412001.29011031973323
        Denny Wallingrf25.109000000.311561913240
    Jose Cruzlf31.362411002.302110111765729
    Enos Cabell1b29.300400002.26810579354929
    Jeff Leonardrf-cf23.317231121.2868710603013
    Art Howe3b32.232401101.252934496281
    Bruce Bochyc24.110411101.2073791150
    Frank LaCortep27.296100001.0001049000
        Jimmy Sextonph27.233100001.20036138001
        George Throopp28.253100000.0001527000
        Joe Sambitop27.037100000.16742178010
    Totals: 33683311.2428844036 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Jose Cruz (28), Jeff Leonard (9)
    HR:  Bob Horner (20)
    RBIs:  Bruce Bochy (5), Bob Horner 2 (65), Art Howe (28), Jeff Leonard (30)
    SB:  Craig Reynolds (9), Jimmy Sexton (1)
    CS: Rafael Landestoy (3)

    Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

     
    Atlanta BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Phil Niekro  (L 14-14)40.125886531103.721.3200030582
    Pitching Totals:88653110 00030582

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

     
    Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Frank LaCorte  (W 1-0)27.29653221615.321.230001048
    George Throop28.25322002304.502.000001527
    Joe Sambito  (Sv 13)27.03720000301.231.0800042178
    Pitching Totals:95223121 00067253

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Phil Niekro 6; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Phil Niekro 0-0-0;  Frank LaCorte 0-0-0;  George Throop 0-0-0;  Joe Sambito 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Phil Niekro 36;  Frank LaCorte 19;  George Throop 10;  Joe Sambito 6; 
    Time of Game:  2:23    Attendance:  45,110
    Umpires:   Home:   Harry Wendelstedt  1B  Dutch Rennert  2B  Ed Montague  3B  Lee Weyer 


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