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Atlanta Braves 68-84W3100 100 001 390
Houston Astros 68-83L4100 010 000 251
Date of Game:  Wednesday, September 20, 1978
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones
  • Joe Niekro - 11 Strikeouts

  • Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

     
    Atlanta BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jerry Roysterss25.337411002.26213144923426
    Rowland Officecf25.330402001.2511386199388
    Gary Matthewsrf28.077401002.28312186316608
    Jeff Burroughslf27.197301101.31014499822751
        Gene Garberp30.312000000.07162368000
    Bob Horner3b21.045400001.266858520590
    Joe Nolanc27.131401002.240891594213
        Eddie Millerpr21.083010000.000118000
        Bruce Benedictc23.033000000.2261616000
    Dale Murphy1b22.192411000.234142179237911
    Glenn Hubbard2b20.360402100.2883434092
    Frank LaCortep26.343300001.000138000
        Barry Bonnelllf24.328100001.22311321311610
    Totals: 35392011.25710774039 

    Houston Astros Batting Stats

     
    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Rafael Landestoyss25.115412101.2665166087
    Keith Drumright2b23.334300000.1191313020
    Terry Puhlcf22.074400000.29314320333530
    Jose Cruzrf31.043201120.308143997107934
    Enos Cabell3b28.347401001.30015167777133
    Bob Watson1b32.163300010.293131131614793
    Denny Wallinglf24.156400000.2541141293349
    Luis Pujolsc22.307311001.12453591110
        Jim Obradovichph29.007100001.27366020
    Joe Niekrop33.317200000.15031385050
    Totals: 3025234.1678363851 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Jose Cruz (31), Luis Pujols (7)
    3B:  Dale Murphy (3)
    RBIs:  Jeff Burroughs (75), Jose Cruz (79), Glenn Hubbard (9), Rafael Landestoy (8)
    SB:  Enos Cabell (33), Jose Cruz 2 (34), Rowland Office (8)
    SH:  Keith Drumright (1), Joe Niekro (9)
    SF:  Jeff Burroughs (6)
    GDP:  Keith Drumright (2)

    Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

     
    Atlanta BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Frank LaCorte26.34373223302.570.86000137
    Gene Garber  (W 6-5)30.31222000102.230.9300062375
    Pitching Totals:9522340 00063412

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

     
    Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Joe Niekro  (L 12-14)33.317993201104.121.3300033397
    Pitching Totals:99320110 00033397

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Frank LaCorte; Joe Niekro; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Frank LaCorte 0-0-0;  Gene Garber 0-0-0;  Joe Niekro 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Frank LaCorte 27;  Gene Garber 8;  Joe Niekro 36; 
    Time of Game:  2:11    Attendance:  3,950
    Umpires:   Home:   Bob Engel  1B  Jerry Dale  2B  John McSherry  3B  Paul Runge 


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