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Houston Astros 20-25W1010 000 120 492
Atlanta Braves 16-27L1200 000 010 362
Date of Game:  Saturday, May 29, 1976
Stadium:  Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Joe Niekro - 1st career home run

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

     
    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Greg Grossrf23.301401010.28541342080
    Rob Andrews2b23.169401001.29514117041
    Cesar Cedenocf25.093311010.2973884972515
    Bob Watson1b30.049400001.276459225241
    Jose Cruzlf28.295322110.271315951164
    Ken Boswell3b30.095403100.27831798041
        Jerry Davanonpr-3b30.281000000.28611203010
    Skip Jutzec30.001400000.12720189040
    Roger Metzgerss28.232400000.24045766070
    Joe Niekrop31.203311100.16713288110
        Wilbur Howardph27.141100000.19637238171
        Ken Forschp29.263000000.33323234010
    Totals: 3449332.2653495541 

    Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

     
    Atlanta BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Rowland Officecf23.216511001.239402982121
    Marty Perez2b29.090400000.23928695160
    Jimmy Wynnlf34.078221120.2264217225185
    Ken Hendersonrf29.348400103.2963610854161
    Biff Pocorobac22.308300010.23933100071
        Tom Paciorekpr29.208000000.20924288050
        Vic Correllc30.113000000.27918195170
    Darrell Evans1b29.003401002.17138746183
    Darrel Chaneyss28.081401000.259395740110
    Jerry Royster3b23.223401000.1764069042
    Phil Niekrop37.058200000.07411434030
        Max Leonp26.114000000.00010108000
        Dave Mayph32.158101000.151251008151
    Totals: 3336236.1823847322 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Jose Cruz (2)
    HR:  Joe Niekro (1), Jimmy Wynn (5)
    RBIs:  Ken Boswell (4), Jose Cruz (16), Ken Henderson (16), Joe Niekro (1), Jimmy Wynn (18)
    SB:  Cesar Cedeno (15), Jose Cruz (4), Jimmy Wynn (5)
    SH:  Phil Niekro (3)
    GDP:  Skip Jutze (2), Rowland Office (2)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

     
    Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Joe Niekro  (W 3-5)31.20384313613.341.3700013297
    Ken Forsch  (Sv 9)29.26312000001.951.1400023238
    Pitching Totals:9631361 00036535

    Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

     
    Atlanta BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Phil Niekro  (L 3-4)37.0587.19433213.671.3000011437
    Max Leon26.1141.20000000.750.7500010105
    Pitching Totals:9943321 00021542

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Joe Niekro; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Joe Niekro 0-0-0;  Ken Forsch 0-0-0;  Phil Niekro 0-0-0;  Max Leon 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Joe Niekro 33;  Ken Forsch 4;  Phil Niekro 33;  Max Leon 4; 
    Time of Game:  2:20    Attendance:  11,238
    Umpires:   Home:   Jim Quick  1B  Bill Williams  2B  Harry Wendelstedt  3B  Dick Stello 


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