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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Atlanta Braves 33-62W1200 000 103 6100
New York Mets 58-38L1100 000 000 140
Date of Game:  Saturday, July 23, 1988
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • John Smoltz - 1st career game
  • John Smoltz - 1st career win, 1st career game

  • Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

    Atlanta BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Ron Gant2b23.143511001.25583104103910
        Bruce Sutterp35.196000000.00031654000
    Andres Thomasss24.256511000.2609329210473
    Gerald Perry1b27.266411100.3318051064722
    Dale Murphyrf32.133423100.22993161217491
    Jim Morrison3b35.303312200.2124710611130
    Gary Roenickelf33.230401100.234481062170
    Bruce Benedictc32.340400000.256468680140
    Jerry Roystercf35.278301010.214391399010
    John Smoltzp21.069200000.00011000
        Paul Rungeph-2b30.063000110.24538169050
    Totals: 34610621.2945997732 

    New York Mets Batting Stats

    Lenny Dykstracf25.163311000.2957944131421
        Edwin Nunezp25.057000000.00014194000
        Randy Myersp25.307000000.0003297000
    Wally Backman2b28.305401000.292637290105
    Dave Magadan1b-3b25.296301110.312641591240
    Darryl Strawberryrf26.133400002.28592761246020
    Howard Johnson3b-ss27.236400001.23793660174819
    Gary Carterc-1b34.106300010.2478119078350
    Lee Mazzillilf33.120201000.167411372092
    Kevin Elsterss23.354200000.213911156272
        Mackey Sasserph-c25.354100000.28634481130
    Bob Ojedap30.218200000.1901887030
        Mookie Wilsonph-cf32.165100000.244629863199
    Totals: 2914123.1387647556 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Wally Backman (4), Dave Magadan (8), Jim Morrison (6)
    3B:  Dale Murphy (4)
    RBIs:  Dave Magadan (24), Jim Morrison 2 (13), Dale Murphy (49), Gerald Perry (47), Gary Roenicke (7), Paul Runge (5)
    SB:  Lenny Dykstra (21)
    CS: Jim Morrison (3)
    SH:  John Smoltz (1)
    SF:  Jim Morrison (2)
    GDP:  Lee Mazzilli (3)

    Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

    John Smoltz  (W 1-0)21.06984111201.130.63109684111
    Bruce Sutter35.19610001103.921.23117431654
    Pitching Totals:9411230 120754532655

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Bob Ojeda  (L 7-8)30.21886330003.371.0194643019201
    Edwin Nunez25.05704330008.162.09117417208
    Randy Myers25.30710002101.380.822411133297
    Pitching Totals:91066210 129824768506

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Bob Ojeda; Edwin Nunez; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  John Smoltz 109-68-41;  Bruce Sutter 11-7-4;  Bob Ojeda 94-64-30;  Edwin Nunez 11-7-4;  Randy Myers 24-11-13; 
    Batters Faced:  John Smoltz 29;  Bruce Sutter 4;  Bob Ojeda 29;  Edwin Nunez 4;  Randy Myers 5; 
    Time of Game:  2:30    Attendance:  43,637
    Umpires:   Home:   John Kibler  1B  Jim Quick  2B  Dave Pallone  3B  Bill Hohn 

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