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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Atlanta Braves 48-78W1010 000 013 591
Philadelphia Phillies 64-61L1000 000 200 253
Date of Game:  Monday, August 20, 1979
Stadium:  Veterans Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

Jerry Royster2b26.306411100.26512358124225
Gary Matthewsrf29.046401010.311125996247014
Jeff Burroughslf28.166401211.225108111511460
    Barry Bonnelllf25.297000000.25610131810352
Bob Horner3b22.014501103.3199017925760
Dale Murphy1b23.161411000.2877125915413
Rowland Officecf26.299312000.2601117382364
Pepe Friasss31.037311100.2781155431393
Bruce Benedictc24.002311000.21555770101
Phil Niekrop40.141300000.18334583050
    Mike Lumph33.297100000.2389613364220
    Gene Garberp31.281000000.33357428010
Totals: 3459524.26510867153 

Philadelphia Phillies Batting Stats

Philadelphia PhilliesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Bake McBriderf30.198400000.26711774594422
Greg Grosslf27.019301010.33382750083
Pete Rose1b38.128300010.310125262834915
Mike Schmidt3b29.327402000.265123104739909
Bob Boonec31.275310011.2971028919531
Garry Maddoxcf29.353411101.2821181076115223
Larry Bowass33.257301100.254109145102515
Manny Trillo2b28.238400001.246857384293
Nino Espinosap26.005200000.16927104040
    Greg Luzinskiph28.271100000.258107115216663
    Ron Reedp36.291000000.25048467000
    Rawly Eastwickp28.300000000.00037268000
Totals: 3125233.161108011317 

Game Stats


2B:  Garry Maddox (25), Mike Schmidt (20)
RBIs:  Larry Bowa (25), Jeff Burroughs 2 (46), Pepe Frias (39), Bob Horner (76), Garry Maddox (52), Jerry Royster (42)
SB:  Greg Gross (3), Dale Murphy (3)
SH:  Bruce Benedict (2), Larry Bowa (9), Rowland Office (1)
SF:  Pepe Frias (2), Jerry Royster (7)

Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

Phil Niekro  (W 16-16)40.14184223303.701.3100034586
Gene Garber  (Sv 20)31.28111000004.301.3400057435
Pitching Totals:9522330 000911021

Philadelphia Phillies Pitching Stats

Philadelphia PhilliesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Nino Espinosa26.00586211303.491.2600026106
Ron Reed  (L 9-7)36.2910.23331004.331.4800048474
Rawly Eastwick28.3000.10000105.121.4300037268
Pitching Totals:9954240 000111848

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Phil Niekro 0-0-0;  Gene Garber 0-0-0;  Nino Espinosa 0-0-0;  Ron Reed 0-0-0;  Rawly Eastwick 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Phil Niekro 31;  Gene Garber 4;  Nino Espinosa 32;  Ron Reed 7;  Rawly Eastwick 1; 
Time of Game:  2:21    Attendance:  35,156
Umpires:   Home:   Ed Montague  1B  Lee Weyer  2B  Dutch Rennert  3B  Lanny Harris 

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