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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 101112   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 62-62W9000 030 000 001 4133
Atlanta Braves 56-69L3100 020 000 000 3100
Date of Game:  Wednesday, August 23, 1978
Stadium:  Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Grant Jackson - 500th career game
  • Dave Parker - 4 hits

  • Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Frank Taverasss28.242613001.28012167703232
    Omar Morenocf25.303612102.23011832222352
    Dave Parkerrf27.075614100.308111683238215
    Willie Stargell1b38.170501112.28590197918612
    Ed Ottc27.043502111.255832268283
    Bill Robinsonlf35.058600002.24299107195413
    Phil Garner2b29.115400021.26211762864421
    Dale Berra3b21.253500002.1542037242
    John Candelariap24.290211001.14025107010
        John Milnerph28.238100000.289838244284
        Eddie Whitsonp23.096000000.2223136000
        Manny Sanguillenph34.155100000.2497513293132
        Kent Tekulvep31.171000000.11171249000
        Rennie Stennettph27.140000000.247989633352
        Bert Blylevenpr27.139000000.11526128060
        Grant Jacksonp35.329000000.30049500030
    Totals: 474134412.27712179759 

    Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

    Atlanta BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jerry Roysterss25.309622200.27211142923223
    Barry Bonnellcf-lf24.300500010.224911911149
    Gary Matthewsrf28.049502001.2879884014497
    Jeff Burroughslf27.169402000.31911997318651
        Rowland Officepr-cf25.302100000.2431125938337
    Bob Horner3b21.017400100.254616114420
    Bob Beall1b30.121502000.2387999093
    Glenn Hubbard2b20.332400000.2061010010
    Bruce Benedictc23.005200000.28644000
        Dale Murphyph22.164100001.239118155196510
        Joe Nolanc27.103201000.237651353141
    Eddie Solomonp27.195100001.1903489010
        Jamie Easterlyp25.187000000.2353279010
        Rod Gilbreathph25.333111000.250934762256
        Rick Campp25.074000000.0003392000
        Cito Gastonph34.159100000.214501007050
        Gene Garberp30.284000000.09148354000
        Darrel Chaneyph30.167100000.215728343151
        Craig Skokp30.357000000.2863151000
        Dave Campbellp26.355000000.00045110000
        Phil Niekroph39.144100001.22235539090
    Totals: 44310314.22713417121 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Joe Nolan (5), Ed Ott (11)
    3B:  Dave Parker (8)
    HR:  Jerry Royster (2)
    RBIs:  Bob Horner (42), Omar Moreno (23), Ed Ott (28), Dave Parker (82), Jerry Royster 2 (32), Willie Stargell (61)
    SB:  Phil Garner (21), Omar Moreno (52), Dave Parker (15)
    CS: Frank Taveras (23)
    SH:  Glenn Hubbard (1)
    SF:  Bob Horner (6)
    GDP:  Barry Bonnell (10), Glenn Hubbard (2)

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    John Candelaria24.29068331213.451.3400025108
    Eddie Whitson23.09621000102.891.360003136
    Kent Tekulve31.17121000001.891.2100071249
    Grant Jackson  (W 5-3)35.32920000102.571.5900049481
    Pitching Totals:121033141 000176874

    Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

    Eddie Solomon27.1954.26331603.991.430003391
    Jamie Easterly25.1870.12000006.131.800003282
    Rick Camp25.07410000003.601.720003392
    Gene Garber30.28431001301.900.9200048361
    Craig Skok30.3571.12001104.201.360003150
    Dave Campbell  (L 4-3)26.3551.22111204.951.6700045110
    Pitching Totals:1213444120 000222786

    Other Game Information


    Balks:  Gene Garber; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  John Candelaria 0-0-0;  Eddie Whitson 0-0-0;  Kent Tekulve 0-0-0;  Grant Jackson 0-0-0;  Eddie Solomon 0-0-0;  Jamie Easterly 0-0-0;  Rick Camp 0-0-0;  Gene Garber 0-0-0;  Craig Skok 0-0-0;  Dave Campbell 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  John Candelaria 27;  Eddie Whitson 7;  Kent Tekulve 7;  Grant Jackson 6;  Eddie Solomon 20;  Jamie Easterly 3;  Rick Camp 3;  Gene Garber 10;  Craig Skok 7;  Dave Campbell 9; 
    Time of Game:  3:48    Attendance:  6,553
    Umpires:   Home:   Doug Harvey  1B  Andy Olsen  2B  Jim Quick  3B  Jerry Crawford 

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