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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
San Francisco Giants 68-87L3194920000 001 010 220
Atlanta Braves 61-91W124.561123300 022 03x 10131
Date of Game:  Saturday, September 22, 1979
Stadium:  Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Gary Matthews - 4 runs scored
  • Phil Niekro - 2-hitter

  • San Francisco Giants Batting Stats

     
    San Francisco GiantsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Billy Northcf31.130400002.26213698953055
        Ed Plankp27.166000000.00049000
    Rob Andrews2b26.285400001.261744912134
    Mike Ivielf27.045400001.29212664525855
    Willie McCovey1b41.255300010.257111252915560
    Darrell Evans3b32.119400000.260153130017706
    Larry Herndonrf-cf25.323210011.2561254527348
    Johnnie LeMasterss25.095311000.2571013252247
    Dennis Littlejohnc24.353200000.19156581130
        Max Venableph-rf22.108100000.1744949031
    Vida Bluep30.056100000.12735158130
        Tom Griffinp31.213000000.07757316000
        Greg Johnstonph24.222101100.2063737170
        Pedro Borbonp32.294000000.33359581000
        Terry Whitfieldph26.253000100.2901284224425
        Mike Sadekc33.115000000.232612981111
    Totals: 2922225.06913128659 

    Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

     
    Atlanta BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Eddie Millercf22.085401000.30419420311
    Jerry Royster2b26.339421010.26914960724734
    Gary Matthewsrf29.079342120.3081501021268218
    Bob Horner3b22.047533402.31611320230950
    Dale Murphy1b23.194312120.2899628421575
    Barry Bonnelllf25.330402210.25412033711425
    Darrel Chaneyss31.197301020.13956907081
    Bruce Benedictc24.035401201.22569910141
    Phil Niekrop40.174400001.19142591070
    Totals: 3410131084.3828144082 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Bob Horner (15), Gary Matthews (34)
    HR:  Bob Horner (30), Gary Matthews (26)
    RBIs:  Bruce Benedict 2 (14), Barry Bonnell 2 (42), Bob Horner 4 (95), Greg Johnston (7), Gary Matthews (82), Dale Murphy (57), Terry Whitfield (42)
    SB:  Dale Murphy (5), Jerry Royster (34)
    SF:  Terry Whitfield (4)
    GDP:  Bruce Benedict (4)

    San Francisco Giants Pitching Stats

     
    San Francisco GiantsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Vida Blue  (L 13-14)30.0564.26555315.071.5089494033341
    Tom Griffin31.2130.10000003.541.3000057329
    Pedro Borbon32.29423222114.201.3800059582
    Ed Plank27.16614331006.752.7500049
    Pitching Totals:8131010842 8949401531261

    Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

     
    Atlanta BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Phil Niekro  (W 19-20)40.17492212503.441.26116542594
    Pitching Totals:9221250 116542594

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Vida Blue 89-49-40;  Tom Griffin 0-0-0;  Pedro Borbon 0-0-0;  Ed Plank 0-0-0;  Phil Niekro 11-6-5; 
    Batters Faced:  Vida Blue 26;  Tom Griffin 1;  Pedro Borbon 9;  Ed Plank 7;  Phil Niekro 32; 
    Time of Game:  2:11    Attendance:  7,767
    Umpires:   Home:   John McSherry  1B  Fred Brocklander  2B  Steve Fields  3B  Bob Engel 


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