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Atlanta Braves 54-61L1200 000 000 241
Houston Astros 53-61W1004 001 00x 5121
Date of Game:  Saturday, August 12, 1978
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones
  • J.R. Richard - 13 Strikeouts

  • Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

     
    Atlanta BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jerry Roysterss25.298411002.27210242012922
    Rowland Officecf25.291400002.2521025838285
    Gary Matthewsrf28.038211121.2858883011426
    Jeff Burroughslf27.158401101.31610996316611
    Bob Horner3b21.006400002.266515110340
    Joe Nolanc27.092301010.221561262121
    Dale Murphy1b22.153400002.241110147186110
    Rod Gilbreath2b25.322400003.250894722256
    Phil Niekrop39.133200000.22632536090
        Bob Beallph30.110000010.2317191083
        Jamie Easterlyp25.176000000.2352976010
    Totals: 31242413.1298394295 

    Houston Astros Batting Stats

     
    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Terry Puhlcf22.035311100.29410616632419
    Julio Gonzalezss-2b25.230411000.23541151162
    Enos Cabell3b28.308411100.28811464065123
    Jose Cruzrf31.004402002.30310896286020
    Bob Watson1b32.124411201.294111129612703
        Denny Wallinglf24.117000000.22779941165
    Art Howe2b31.240301101.283993376422
        Mike Fischlinss22.334100000.1233952001
    Dave Bergmanlf-1b25.067312011.2547587092
    Bruce Bochyc23.118402000.2561616120
    J.R. Richardp28.158401000.15827170050
    Totals: 34512515.3538153971 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Bruce Bochy (2), Jerry Royster (14)
    3B:  Jeff Burroughs (5), Jose Cruz (6), Bob Watson (4)
    RBIs:  Jeff Burroughs (61), Enos Cabell (51), Art Howe (42), Gary Matthews (42), Terry Puhl (24), Bob Watson 2 (70)
    SB:  Jose Cruz (20), Gary Matthews (6)
    SF:  Terry Puhl (5)
    GDP:  Bruce Bochy (4)

    Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

     
    Atlanta BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Phil Niekro  (L 14-12)39.133711551503.001.1500032540
    Jamie Easterly25.17611000006.311.790002979
    Pitching Totals:81255150 00061619

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

     
    Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    J.R. Richard  (W 12-10)28.158942241302.941.2200026173
    Pitching Totals:94224130 00026173

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Phil Niekro 0-0-0;  Jamie Easterly 0-0-0;  J.R. Richard 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Phil Niekro 33;  Jamie Easterly 3;  J.R. Richard 35; 
    Time of Game:  2:00    Attendance:  25,023
    Umpires:   Home:   Satch Davidson  1B  Joe West  2B  John Kibler  3B  Nick Colosi 


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