Update:  2014 MLB Statistics -  Batting, Pitching and Fielding statistics updated for end of season. Also updated Team Information.


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Mets 52-66W31761021000 010 050 680
Atlanta Braves 47-75L323.561224000 010 020 3121
Date of Game:  Thursday, August 16, 1979
Stadium:  Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Feats and Milestones

New York Mets Batting Stats

Frank Taverasss29.235511001.26112083302635
Alex Trevinoc21.355411100.31949550170
Lee Mazzillicf24.144210021.316114445126324
John Stearns3b27.361311101.25211148585212
    Sergio Ferrer3b28.199000000.00021114000
Joel Youngbloodlf27.354402200.292114377154614
Jose Cardenal1b35.314411100.2383919652132
Dan Normanrf24.217400001.1711642020
    Ed Glynnp26.074000000.0002947000
    Neil Allenp21.204000000.0003232000
Doug Flynn2b28.120402000.2481145793450
Pete Falconep25.319100001.22222125020
    Gil Floresph-rf26.293210000.16950165070
Totals: 3368525.2428315264 

Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

Jerry Royster2b26.302312120.26611957724124
Gary Matthewsrf29.042502000.307121992236914
Jeff Burroughslf28.162502101.224104111111440
Bob Horner3b22.010502000.3298617525740
Dale Murphy1b23.157411011.2836825615412
Barry Bonnellcf25.293411000.2609931610352
    Rowland Officeph26.295100000.2601077342364
Pepe Friasss31.033401011.2841115391383
Bruce Benedictc23.364301110.21352740101
Phil Niekrop40.137300000.18933582050
    Charlie Spikesph28.205100001.284606223200
    Gene Garberp31.277000000.33356427010
Totals: 38312354.31610166405 

Game Stats


2B:  Doug Flynn (16), Joel Youngblood (29)
3B:  John Stearns (2)
HR:  Jose Cardenal (2)
RBIs:  Bruce Benedict (10), Jeff Burroughs (44), Jose Cardenal (13), Jerry Royster (41), John Stearns (52), Alex Trevino (17), Joel Youngblood 2 (46)
SB:  Gary Matthews (14), Lee Mazzilli (24)
SH:  Pete Falcone (3), John Stearns (2)
GDP:  Barry Bonnell (9)

New York Mets Pitching Stats

Pete Falcone  (W 4-9)25.31977114104.531.5000025137
Ed Glynn26.07402221002.471.530002955
Neil Allen  (Sv 5)21.20423000303.651.550003333
Pitching Totals:91233540 00087225

Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

Phil Niekro  (L 15-16)40.13788662513.741.3200033585
Gene Garber31.27710000004.351.3400056434
Pitching Totals:9866251 000891019

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Pete Falcone 0-0-0;  Ed Glynn 0-0-0;  Neil Allen 0-0-0;  Phil Niekro 0-0-0;  Gene Garber 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Pete Falcone 31;  Ed Glynn 3;  Neil Allen 9;  Phil Niekro 34;  Gene Garber 3; 
Time of Game:  2:37    Attendance:  7,397
Umpires:   Home:   Fred Brocklander  1B  Satch Davidson  2B  Ed Vargo  3B  Jim Quick 

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