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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 6-5L2020 201 000 571
New York Mets 4-6W2040 010 02x 782
Date of Game:  Wednesday, April 20, 1983
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Mike Bishop - 1st career hit
  • Rod Scurry - Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)

  • Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Lee Lacyrf35.010401011.354119501211
    Lee Mazzillicf28.026302011.32411842284
    Richie Hebner3b35.146400000.22251705020
    Jason Thompson1b28.288310011.22511970280
    Mike Easlerlf32.142221011.3608489001
        Rod Scurryp27.034000000.0006129000
        Gene Tenaceph36.192100000.20051507010
        Kent Tekulvep36.046000000.0006577000
    Johnny Ray2b26.050311110.19511204021
    Dale Berrass26.128412201.28911458270
    Steve Nicosiac26.257400001.1254230000
    Lee Tunnellp22.172200001.00037000
        Brian Harperlf23.187200000.250429230
    Totals: 3257357.219968097 

    New York Mets Batting Stats

    Mookie Wilsoncf27.071513302.30210288082
    Ron Gardenhiress25.178500000.0002170000
    Dave Kingman1b34.120401000.268101402251
        Mike Jorgensenpr-1b34.247000000.50071382000
    Rusty Staublf39.019200010.00052695000
        Mark Bradleypr-lf26.138100001.000320000
    Danny Heeprf25.291311011.5208173231
    Mike Bishopc24.166211020.20022000
    Wally Backman3b23.211411201.1006155020
    Brian Giles2b22.358321010.222962050
    Mike Torrezp36.235200001.0003178000
        Carlos Diazp25.103100001.000326000
        George Fosterph34.140010010.235101467130
        Neil Allenp25.086000000.0004205000
    Totals: 3278567.250828225 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Dale Berra (4), Mike Bishop (1), Dave Kingman (2)
    3B:  Mookie Wilson (1)
    RBIs:  Wally Backman 2 (2), Dale Berra 2 (7), Johnny Ray (2), Mookie Wilson 3 (8)
    SB:  Johnny Ray (1), Mookie Wilson (2)
    CS: Lee Mazzilli (2)
    GDP:  Steve Nicosia (2)

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Lee Tunnell22.1724.25552206.921.9200038
    Rod Scurry27.0342.12002501.001.440006129
    Kent Tekulve  (L 0-1)36.04611212002.251.500006577
    Pitching Totals:8876670 00015714

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Mike Torrez36.23545424209.752.170004447
    Carlos Diaz  (W 1-0)25.10342111501.130.50000326
    Neil Allen  (Sv 2)25.08610000004.502.000004206
    Pitching Totals:9753570 00011679

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Rod Scurry; Mike Torrez; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Lee Tunnell 0-0-0;  Rod Scurry 0-0-0;  Kent Tekulve 0-0-0;  Mike Torrez 0-0-0;  Carlos Diaz 0-0-0;  Neil Allen 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Lee Tunnell 21;  Rod Scurry 11;  Kent Tekulve 6;  Mike Torrez 20;  Carlos Diaz 14;  Neil Allen 3; 
    Time of Game:  2:42    Attendance:  4,041
    Umpires:   Home:   John Kibler  1B  Bruce Froemming  2B  Terry Tata  3B  Charlie Williams 

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