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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 63-64L2000 000 101 264
Houston Astros 61-68W5520 000 00x 781
Date of Game:  Saturday, August 26, 1978
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones
  • J.R. Richard - 1000th career strikeout

  • Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Frank Taverasss28.245400001.27812468003232
    Omar Morenocf25.306412000.23212132522353
    Dave Parkerrf27.078401102.309114686238515
    John Milner1b28.241310010.289858264294
    Ed Ottc27.046402001.266862298283
    Bill Robinsonlf35.061301101.243102107495613
    Phil Garner2b29.118300002.26312063164521
    Dale Berra3b21.256300000.1492340252
        Dave Hamiltonp30.257100001.00028203000
        John Candelariaph24.293100000.13626108010
        Jim Bibbyp33.301000000.1432775120
        Manny Sanguillenph34.158100000.2467713313132
        Jerry Reussp29.068000000.17617272000
    Totals: 3126218.1949506480 

    Houston Astros Batting Stats

     
    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Terry Puhlcf22.049411000.29112118132624
    Dave Bergman1b25.081411000.25082940102
    Enos Cabell3b28.322421100.28912965565728
    Jose Cruzrf31.018401001.301123977107027
    Art Howe2b31.254312110.2931143527542
    Denny Wallinglf24.131411101.230931081206
    Julio Gonzalezss25.244010000.233561661113
        Jimmy Sextonss26.255300000.1817084269
    Bruce Bochyc23.132301200.2682626170
    J.R. Richardp28.172300002.15730173060
    Totals: 3278514.2508442816 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Dave Bergman (5), Bruce Bochy (4)
    3B:  Omar Moreno (6)
    RBIs:  Bruce Bochy 2 (7), Enos Cabell (57), Art Howe (54), Dave Parker (85), Bill Robinson (56), Denny Walling (20)
    SB:  Jose Cruz (27), Omar Moreno (53), Terry Puhl (24)
    GDP:  John Milner (3), Bill Robinson (6)

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bruce Kison  (L 4-5)28.1891.17721203.801.4700023217
    Dave Hamilton30.2573.21000204.621.4400028239
    Jim Bibby33.30120000003.931.3400029215
    Jerry Reuss29.06810000005.741.6700019280
    Pitching Totals:8872140 00099951

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

     
    Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    J.R. Richard  (W 14-11)28.17296221802.991.2000029176
    Pitching Totals:9622180 00029176

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Bruce Kison 2; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bruce Kison 0-0-0;  Dave Hamilton 0-0-0;  Jim Bibby 0-0-0;  Jerry Reuss 0-0-0;  J.R. Richard 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Bruce Kison 14;  Dave Hamilton 11;  Jim Bibby 6;  Jerry Reuss 3;  J.R. Richard 32; 
    Time of Game:  2:18    Attendance:  9,985
    Umpires:   Home:   Satch Davidson  1B  Ed Vargo  2B  Paul Pryor  3B  Terry Tata 


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