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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 1011   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 9-7W6--248000 000 000 01 140
New York Mets 9-10L41.55715000 000 000 00 060
Date of Game:  Wednesday, April 26, 1978
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Frank Taverasss28.123400001.20616572062
Omar Morenocf25.184401001.24016220048
Dave Parkerrf26.322401000.34416588493
Bill Robinsonlf34.305301000.283169883123
Willie Stargell1b38.051300010.195151904231
Ed Ottc26.290411101.20414157170
Phil Garner2b-3b28.361300010.16714525080
Jim Fregosi3b36.022400003.10081890010
    Mario Mendoza2b27.121000000.0008275001
Bert Blylevenp27.020400003.0004106000
Totals: 3314129.1211277225 

New York Mets Batting Stats

Lee Mazzillicf23.032502001.24319202241
Bobby Valentine2b27.348400001.2507514020
Bruce Boisclairrf25.138300021.23114258151
Steve Hendersonlf25.159501000.167191184120
Willie Montanez1b30.025500002.185181092240
John Stearnsc26.249501001.19318249023
Len Randle3b29.073301010.15619763032
Doug Flynnss27.008200001.28119328030
    Ed Kranepoolph33.169101000.21181712130
    Sergio Ferrerpr-ss27.087000000.000157000
Craig Swanp27.147200000.100467000
    Elliott Maddoxph30.127100001.0002696000
    Skip Lockwoodp31.252000000.0009345000
    Ron Hodgesph28.308000010.1826241020
    Bob Myrickp25.207000000.0001074000
Totals: 3606048.1671736716 

Game Stats


2B:  Lee Mazzilli (5), Omar Moreno (3)
HR:  Ed Ott (1)
RBIs:  Ed Ott (7)
SB:  John Stearns (3)
CS: Phil Garner (1), Bill Robinson (2)
SH:  Sergio Ferrer (1), Bill Robinson (1), Bobby Valentine (1)

Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

Bert Blyleven  (W 1-1)27.020116004802.901.100004286
Pitching Totals:11600480 0004286

New York Mets Pitching Stats

Craig Swan27.14772001501.240.76000469
Skip Lockwood31.25231001303.711.120009321
Bob Myrick  (L 0-2)25.20711110112.080.770001075
Pitching Totals:11411291 00023465

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bert Blyleven 0-0-0;  Craig Swan 0-0-0;  Skip Lockwood 0-0-0;  Bob Myrick 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Bert Blyleven 42;  Craig Swan 23;  Skip Lockwood 9;  Bob Myrick 4; 
Time of Game:  2:48    Attendance:  6,506
Umpires:   Home:   Nick Colosi  1B  Joe West  2B  (none)  3B  John Kibler 

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