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Atlanta Braves 40-48L1100 110 000 392
Pittsburgh Pirates 54-31W1111 200 30x 8130
Date of Game:  Wednesday, July 19, 1972
Stadium:  Three Rivers Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Larvell Blanks - 1st career game, 1st career hit

  • Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

    Atlanta BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dusty Bakercf23.034403100.328621124322
    Ralph Garrlf26.219401000.3197829752717
    Hank Aaron1b38.164411101.25174260420464
    Earl Williamsc24.005413000.2608824014490
    Mike Lumrf26.265400001.236705736220
    Darrell Evans3b25.054300101.2446617712391
    Marty Perezss25.141300000.214882311190
    Larvell Blanks2b22.172311000.33311000
    Phil Niekrop33.109200001.19623287110
        Cecil Upshawp29.270000000.20025215000
        Denny McLainp28.112000000.0007265000
    Totals: 3139304.2905825002 

    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Gene Clinesrf25.286511001.34860188037
    Rennie Stennett2b21.105513101.301561061221
    Al Olivercf25.278512000.318845118591
    Willie Stargell1b32.135311211.29477123619661
    Manny Sanguillenc28.120410000.326805025411
    Bob Robertsonlf25.290301101.170633506231
        Vic Davalillolf35.353000000.3516511572158
    Richie Hebner3b24.236412201.294604229280
    Gene Alleyss32.009322210.2796610183284
    Nelson Brilesp28.349300001.14714277030
        Luke Walkerp28.321101000.05317163000
    Totals: 36813826.3616425930 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Gene Alley (8), Richie Hebner (10), Earl Williams 2 (17)
    HR:  Hank Aaron (20), Gene Alley (3)
    RBIs:  Hank Aaron (46), Gene Alley 2 (28), Dusty Baker (32), Darrell Evans (39), Richie Hebner 2 (28), Bob Robertson (23), Willie Stargell 2 (66), Rennie Stennett (22)
    SH:  Phil Niekro (5)
    SF:  Darrell Evans (6), Bob Robertson (4), Willie Stargell (5)
    GDP:  Ralph Garr 2 (3)

    Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

    Phil Niekro  (L 9-8)33.109611871313.441.0400023289
    Cecil Upshaw29.27012001104.631.2600025215
    Denny McLain28.11210000206.001.5800010270
    Pitching Totals:81387261 00058774

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Nelson Briles  (W 9-3)28.34968330213.261.1900014285
    Luke Walker  (Sv 1)28.32131000203.741.5200019167
    Pitching Totals:9933041 00033452

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Phil Niekro 0-0-0;  Cecil Upshaw 0-0-0;  Denny McLain 0-0-0;  Nelson Briles 0-0-0;  Luke Walker 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Phil Niekro 31;  Cecil Upshaw 6;  Denny McLain 3;  Nelson Briles 24;  Luke Walker 9; 
    Time of Game:  2:29    Attendance:  24,847
    Umpires:   Home:   Tom Gorman  1B  Stan Landes  2B  Nick Colosi  3B  Andy Olsen 

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