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Atlanta Braves 52-79W2100 201 011 6132
New York Mets 53-76L6000 010 030 4120
Date of Game:  Tuesday, August 28, 1979
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

 
Atlanta BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Jerry Royster2b26.314501101.26012858624326
Gary Matthewsrf29.054512000.3171301001257314
Dale Murphy1b23.169412201.2997626416444
Jeff Burroughslf28.174412012.226113112011462
    Barry Bonnelllf25.305000000.25310632310373
Rowland Officecf26.307411011.2591167432364
Pepe Friasss31.045400000.2771205481413
Darrel Chaney3b31.172300010.12848899071
Bruce Benedictc24.010423100.22859810121
Phil Niekrop40.149202200.19436585070
    Gene Garberp31.289000000.33360431010
    Larry Bradfordp29.250000000.0001113000
    Joey McLaughlinp23.048000000.2502830000
Totals: 35613635.37110316624 

New York Mets Batting Stats

 
New York MetsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Gil Floresrf26.305300001.19257172180
    Ed Kranepoolph34.293100001.2425918291130
Frank Taverasss29.247412000.26113184412837
Lee Mazzillicf24.156413100.302125456136628
John Stearnsc28.007401101.24912249695713
Richie Hebner1b31.276301101.25510613957572
Joel Youngbloodlf28.000413000.290125388164915
Alex Trevino3b22.002401001.29356620170
    Neil Allenp21.216000000.0003737000
Doug Flynn2b28.132400101.2491255903520
Dock Ellisp34.170200000.08315275010
    Jeff Reardonp23.332000000.00033000
    Elliott Maddoxph-3b31.251211001.28354867091
Totals: 35412407.34310157414 

Game Stats

 

2B:  Bruce Benedict (9), Jeff Burroughs (14), Richie Hebner (15), Gary Matthews (31), Rowland Office (14), Frank Taveras (26), Joel Youngblood (33)
3B:  Gary Matthews (5)
HR:  Dale Murphy (16)
RBIs:  Bruce Benedict (12), Doug Flynn (52), Richie Hebner (57), Lee Mazzilli (66), Dale Murphy 2 (44), Phil Niekro 2 (7), Jerry Royster (43), John Stearns (57)
SB:  Lee Mazzilli (28), Dale Murphy (4)
CS: Frank Taveras (17), Joel Youngblood (13)
SH:  Phil Niekro (6)
SF:  Richie Hebner (7), Dale Murphy (4), Phil Niekro (1)
GDP:  John Stearns 2 (20)

Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

 
Atlanta BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Phil Niekro  (W 17-17)40.14978110303.581.3000036588
Gene Garber31.2890.13320104.361.3600060438
Larry Bradford29.2500.10000000.001.110001113
Joey McLaughlin  (Sv 2)23.0481.11000302.131.130002831
Pitching Totals:91243070 0001351070

New York Mets Pitching Stats

 
New York MetsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Dock Ellis  (L 3-11)34.170710443416.171.7000024337
Jeff Reardon23.33212110009.001.6700033
Neil Allen21.21611110104.261.620003838
Pitching Totals:91366351 00065378

Other Game Information

 

Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Phil Niekro 0-0-0;  Gene Garber 0-0-0;  Larry Bradford 0-0-0;  Joey McLaughlin 0-0-0;  Dock Ellis 0-0-0;  Jeff Reardon 0-0-0;  Neil Allen 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Phil Niekro 26;  Gene Garber 5;  Larry Bradford 1;  Joey McLaughlin 5;  Dock Ellis 33;  Jeff Reardon 4;  Neil Allen 4; 
Time of Game:  2:29    Attendance:  6,586
Umpires:   Home:   Jerry Dale  1B  Bruce Froemming  2B  Joe West  3B  Bill Williams 


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