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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Atlanta Braves 51-79W1000 230 000 5130
New York Mets 53-75L5001 000 000 170
Date of Game:  Monday, August 27, 1979
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Gary Matthews - 1000th career game

  • Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

     
    Atlanta BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jerry Royster2b26.313501000.26112758524226
    Gary Matthewsrf29.053501000.3161291000257314
    Dale Murphy1b23.168412011.2967526315423
    Jeff Burroughslf28.173412010.223112111911462
        Rowland Officecf26.306000000.2591157422364
    Barry Bonnellcf-lf25.304511002.25310532210373
    Pepe Friasss31.044522100.2801195471413
    Bruce Benedictc24.009200120.21558800111
    Darrel Chaney3b31.171501101.13347898071
    Eddie Solomonp28.199403200.22626119040
    Totals: 39513544.3339135675 

    New York Mets Batting Stats

     
    New York MetsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Frank Taverasss29.246411000.25913084312837
    John Stearnsc28.006402100.24912149595613
    Lee Mazzillicf24.155300010.298124455136527
    Richie Hebner3b31.275401000.25410513947562
    Ed Kranepool1b34.292402000.2455818281130
    Joel Youngbloodlf27.365400000.286124387164915
    Dan Normanrf24.228300010.1902551140
    Doug Flynn2b28.131400000.2511245893510
    Kevin Kobelp25.329200000.1792368020
        Ed Glynnp26.085000000.0003452000
        Elliott Maddoxph31.250101000.28053866091
        Dale Murrayp29.206000000.00057362000
    Totals: 3317120.2129787390 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Barry Bonnell (16), Jeff Burroughs (13), Pepe Frias (18), John Stearns (23)
    RBIs:  Bruce Benedict (11), Darrel Chaney (7), Pepe Frias (41), Eddie Solomon 2 (4), John Stearns (56)
    SB:  John Stearns (13), Frank Taveras (37)
    SF:  Bruce Benedict (2)
    GDP:  Joel Youngblood (5)

    Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

     
    Atlanta BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Eddie Solomon  (W 6-10)28.19997112004.111.2400025120
    Pitching Totals:9711200 00025120

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

     
    New York MetsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Kevin Kobel  (L 5-8)25.32949441103.441.310002596
    Ed Glynn26.08533111303.331.630003460
    Dale Murray29.20621002004.881.6400057362
    Pitching Totals:91355440 000116518

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Eddie Solomon; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Eddie Solomon 0-0-0;  Kevin Kobel 0-0-0;  Ed Glynn 0-0-0;  Dale Murray 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Eddie Solomon 35;  Kevin Kobel 22;  Ed Glynn 13;  Dale Murray 9; 
    Time of Game:  2:25    Attendance:  5,474
    Umpires:   Home:   Bill Williams  1B  Jerry Dale  2B  Bruce Froemming  3B  Joe West 


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