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  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

    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

    Eddie Solomon  (W 6-10)28.19997112004.111.2400025120
    Pitching Totals:9711200 00025120

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    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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