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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
San Francisco Giants 56-36W2--112104 100 012 9172
St. Louis Cardinals 37-56L21561224001 014 010 781
Date of Game:  Monday, July 17, 1978
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Feats and Milestones
  • Rob Andrews - 1st career home run
  • Darrell Evans - 5 hits
  • Terry Whitfield - 4 runs scored, 5 hits

  • San Francisco Giants Batting Stats

    San Francisco GiantsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bill Madlock2b27.196211000.3156662782612
        Rob Andrews2b25.218311100.23843382174
    Terry Whitfieldlf25.186545100.316882336202
    Jack Clarkrf22.250412210.31789259166710
    Willie McCovey1b40.188501100.23176238610521
        Jim Dwyerpr-1b28.195000000.225593161121
    Darrell Evans3b31.052525200.25990107810453
    Larry Herndoncf24.256401000.2928926512612
    Roger Metzgerss30.281500001.2756810380143
    Marc Hillc26.150401101.232713142231
        Mike Sadekc32.048000000.25534231180
    Bob Knepperp24.053300001.0802252040
        Randy Moffittp29.277100000.14342380000
        Gary Lavellep29.195000000.10040253000
    Totals: 41917813.4158777814 

    St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Garry Templetonss22.115511002.2529229822112
    Jerry Mumphreylf25.311410010.247643370177
    Keith Hernandez1b24.270511201.264924609458
    Ted Simmonsc28.342411200.31092123612440
    George Hendrickcf28.272321110.2467787510311
        Tony Scottpr-cf26.303000000.25046262032
    Jerry Moralesrf29.149402000.238889633363
    Ken Reitz3b27.023311100.236928877531
    Mike Tyson2b28.185301110.242817253211
        Aurelio Lopezp29.299300002.00018000
        Lou Brockph39.029100000.2055924600612
        Buddy Schultzp27.301000000.20032106000
        Mark Littellp25.181000000.00041148000
    Totals: 3578735.2298578765 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Jack Clark (25), Darrell Evans (17), Keith Hernandez (20)
    HR:  Rob Andrews (1), George Hendrick (10), Ken Reitz (7), Ted Simmons (12), Terry Whitfield (6)
    RBIs:  Rob Andrews (7), Jack Clark 2 (67), Darrell Evans 2 (45), George Hendrick (31), Keith Hernandez 2 (45), Marc Hill (23), Willie McCovey (52), Ken Reitz (53), Ted Simmons 2 (44), Mike Tyson (21), Terry Whitfield (20)
    CS: Terry Whitfield (8)
    SH:  Larry Herndon (10), Ken Reitz (1)
    SF:  Ted Simmons (6)

    San Francisco Giants Pitching Stats

    San Francisco GiantsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Knepper24.05355551322.621.180002253
    Randy Moffitt29.2772.13212113.761.4200042380
    Gary Lavelle  (W 8-7)29.1951.20000103.321.4700040253
    Pitching Totals:9876353 000104686

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    John Denny25.2512.27541102.961.1000021104
    Aurelio Lopez29.2995.15220213.601.0000019
    Buddy Schultz  (L 1-3)27.3010.15220013.741.2300032107
    Mark Littell25.1810.20000002.351.2600041164
    Pitching Totals:91798132 00095384

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Randy Moffitt; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bob Knepper 0-0-0;  Randy Moffitt 0-0-0;  Gary Lavelle 0-0-0;  John Denny 0-0-0;  Aurelio Lopez 0-0-0;  Buddy Schultz 0-0-0;  Mark Littell 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Bob Knepper 21;  Randy Moffitt 14;  Gary Lavelle 5;  John Denny 15;  Aurelio Lopez 21;  Buddy Schultz 5;  Mark Littell 2; 
    Time of Game:  2:38    Attendance:  16,651
    Umpires:   Home:   Jim Quick  1B  Doug Harvey  2B  Jerry Crawford  3B  Andy Olsen 

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