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Atlanta Braves 9 Houston Astros 6

+ Boxscore: Wed, August 17,1977
1977-08-16 - 1977-08-18
  123 456 789  R H E
Houston Astros (57-64)203 100 000 690
Atlanta Braves (42-76)000 018 00X 9140
Date of Game: Wed, August 17,1977
Stadium: Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Attendance: 3,287
Time of Game: 2:49

Winning Pitcher: Don Collins (2-9)
Losing Pitcher: Joe Sambito (5-4)
Save: Dave Campbell (3)

Home Runs: Jeff Burroughs (31), Willie Montanez (16)
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TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
LAN7247.605--572434138W1
CIN6159.50811.561557144L1
HOU5764.47116.0482509-27L1
SFN5566.45518.0515551-36L1
SDN5470.43520.5558641-83W1
ATL4276.35629.5491659-168W1
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    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Terry Puhllf21.0404
    12010.27029064
    Rob Sperring2b-ss27.3113
    00020.222190170
    Cesar Cedenocf26.1735
    21000.240106894442
    Bob Watson1b31.1295
    02101.288114713754
    Jose Cruzrf30.0091
    00100.293814126235
    Art Gardnerrf24.3303
    11101.15070020
    Joe Fergusonc30.3323
    11020.24659314495
    Art Howe3b30.2453
    11210.2711998410
    Roger Metzgerss29.3124
    01100.1839390111
    Gene Pentzp24.057000000.00083000
    Tom Dixonp22.1162
    00001.0004000
    Ken Forschp30.343000000.077299000
    Joe Sambitop25.050000000.18263010
    Ken Boswell2b31.1751
    00000.2179180120
    Totals3469663.2538956416-
    Atlanta Braves Batting
    ATLPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Rowland Officecf24.2965
    01100.2564452281
    Barry Bonnell3b23.2944
    03101.294711314
    Junior Moorepr-3b24.2041
    10000.2501052223
    Jeff Burroughsrf26.1634
    12210.27881631864
    Willie Montanez1b29.1385
    23100.283103016491
    Gary Matthewslf27.0434
    11011.282698124215
    Biff Pocorobac24.0234
    00000.2732116362
    Rod Gilbreath2b24.3274
    11100.2413566363
    Pat Rockettss22.2203
    11100.250540100
    Buzz Caprap29.3211
    00001.111128010
    Tom Paciorekph30.2881
    11000.2394343151
    Don Collinsp24.336000000.00028000
    Brian Asselstineph23.3281
    11200.21168281
    Dave Campbellp25.3490
    00000.00045000
    Totals37914923.26410204489-
    Game Stats
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Tom Dixon22.116-5.18441303.910.39444
    Ken Forsch30.343-02220002.920.033730489
    Joe Sambito25.050L 5-40.23331022.540.0643635
    Gene Pentz24.057-21000004.800.0230834
    Totals8.01499232--
    Atlanta Braves Pitching
    ATLAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Preston Hanna22.341-2.15554003.710.535142
    Buzz Capra29.321-2.23111205.500.043513257
    Don Collins24.336W 2-911000004.880.0230306
    Dave Campbell25.349SV 330001103.830.0245450
    Totals9.0966630--
    Other Game Information
    HB: Gene Pentz (1), Preston Hanna (1)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Tom Dixon 0-0-0, Ken Forsch 0-0-0, Joe Sambito 0-0-0, Gene Pentz 0-0-0, Preston Hanna 0-0-0, Buzz Capra 0-0-0, Don Collins 0-0-0, Dave Campbell 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Tom Dixon 25, Ken Forsch 2, Joe Sambito 6, Gene Pentz 8, Preston Hanna 17, Buzz Capra 12, Don Collins 3, Dave Campbell 10
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Tom Dixon 8-5, Ken Forsch 0-0, Joe Sambito 1-1, Gene Pentz 4-2, Preston Hanna 5-2, Buzz Capra 4-2, Don Collins 1-1, Dave Campbell 4-4

    Umpires: HP: John Kibler 1B: Nick Colosi 2B: Frank Pulli 3B: Ed Montague


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