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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Mets 4-4W123610500 020 523 17210
Pittsburgh Pirates 5-1L1--112000 100 000 195
Date of Game:  Saturday, April 17, 1976
Stadium:  Three Rivers Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Ed Kranepool - 4 runs scored

  • New York Mets Batting Stats

    Wayne Garrett3b28.136623200.2197809030
    Del Unsercf31.129602101.31281146021
    John Milnerlf26.110533011.4647490260
    Ed Kranepool1b31.160642300.21471481160
    Dave Kingmanrf27.117622302.23585515112
    Ron Hodgesc26.299523210.6673116030
    Bud Harrelsonss31.315411200.25081104051
        Mike Phillipsph-ss25.241100000.0002291000
    Felix Millan2b32.240523200.26781231030
    Jerry Koosmanp32.116412201.5002266020
    Totals: 4817211725.438607485 

    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Rennie Stennett2b25.012400002.3086598040
    Manny Sanguillenc32.027411000.4006996030
    Al Olivercf29.185403000.48061033160
    Bob Robertson1b29.197401101.2002689010
    Richie Zisklf27.070401000.2506429040
    Dave Parkerrf24.313401001.3186281190
    Richie Hebner3b28.143401000.2276908010
    Frank Taverasss26.114401000.2276271031
        Kent Tekulvep29.043000000.000143000
        Tommy Helmsph34.347100000.00011336000
        Larry Demeryp22.317000000.000272000
        Duffy Dyerph30.245100000.0001424000
        Dave Giustip36.142100000.0002571000
    Totals: 3519104.257517651 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Wayne Garrett 2 (2), Dave Kingman (2), Jerry Koosman (1), Felix Millan 2 (4), Al Oliver (1), Dave Parker (1), Richie Zisk (4)
    HR:  Dave Kingman (5), Ed Kranepool (1)
    RBIs:  Wayne Garrett 2 (3), Bud Harrelson 2 (5), Ron Hodges 2 (3), Dave Kingman 3 (11), Jerry Koosman 2 (2), Ed Kranepool 3 (6), Felix Millan 2 (3), Bob Robertson (1), Del Unser (2)
    SH:  Jerry Koosman (1)
    GDP:  Richie Zisk (2)

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Jerry Koosman  (W 1-0)32.11699110400.900.900002274
    Pitching Totals:9911040 0002274

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bruce Kison  (L 1-1)26.0580.255512012.002.830002132
    Kent Tekulve29.0432.13000300.001.50000143
    Larry Demery22.31722200000.001.20000266
    Dave Giusti36.14241110710218.003.500002562
    Pitching Totals:9211712252 0007803

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jerry Koosman 0-0-0;  Bruce Kison 0-0-0;  Kent Tekulve 0-0-0;  Larry Demery 0-0-0;  Dave Giusti 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Jerry Koosman 35;  Bruce Kison 8;  Kent Tekulve 8;  Larry Demery 9;  Dave Giusti 26; 
    Time of Game:  2:37    Attendance:  13,082
    Umpires:   Home:   John McSherry  1B  Art Williams  2B  Tom Gorman  3B  Paul Pryor 

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