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Atlanta Braves 3 New York Mets 0

+ Boxscore: Mon, July 17,1978
1978-07-16 - 1978-07-18
  123 456 789  R H E
New York Mets (38-54)000 000 000 060
Atlanta Braves (40-49)000 000 12X 391
Date of Game: Mon, July 17,1978
Stadium: Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Attendance: 0
Time of Game: 2:29

Feats and Milestones
Larry McWilliams:1st career game
Larry McWilliams:1st career win 1st career game
Winning Pitcher: Larry McWilliams (1-0)
Losing Pitcher: Nino Espinosa (7-8)
Save: Gene Garber (13)

Home Runs: Dale Murphy (13)
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
PHI4837.565--36631452L1
CHN4543.5114.5358378-20L2
PIT4443.5065.0348360-12W3
MON4448.4787.537833543L1
NYN3854.41313.5345392-47W1
SLN3756.39815.0322383-61L2
NL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
SFN5636.609--39532867W2
CIN5338.5822.540536639W4
LAN5339.5763.043434985W2
SDN4449.47312.5341374-33L4
ATL4049.44914.5332405-73L1
HOU3949.44315.0326366-40W1
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    New York Mets Batting
    NYNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Len Randle3b29.1553
    00011.2298221219
    Tim Foliss27.2214
    01000.2349750121
    Steve Hendersonlf25.2414
    01001.2561908455
    John Stearnsc26.3314
    01000.26231283312
    Willie Montanez1b30.1074
    00000.266116412553
    Lee Mazzillicf23.1143
    00010.27427410409
    Elliott Maddoxrf30.2094
    01001.2847582211
    Doug Flynn2b27.0904
    02001.2484000191
    Nino Espinosap24.3363
    00000.16764010
    Dale Murrayp28.165000000.000277000
    Ed Kranepoolph33.2511
    00001.24617482110
    Totals3406025.2547496984-
    Atlanta Braves Batting
    ATLPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Jerry Roysterss25.2724
    00001.28139812218
    Rowland Officecf25.2654
    12000.2625588264
    Gary Matthewsrf28.0122
    00020.30080310362
    Jeff Burroughslf27.1323
    01011.32093712471
    Barry Bonnellpr-lf24.263010000.2301680118
    Bob Horner3b20.3453
    00010.265285170
    Joe Nolanc27.0663
    01210.211109070
    Dale Murphy1b22.1274
    13100.23812013459
    Glenn Hubbard2b20.2953
    02000.3084000
    Larry McWilliamsp24.1571
    00000.0001000
    Biff Pocorobaph24.3571
    00001.2503104240
    Gene Garberp30.247000000.000341000
    Totals2839353.2676353777-
    Game Stats
    New York Mets Pitching
    NYNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Nino Espinosa24.336L 7-87.19335314.140.11196754
    Dale Murray28.165-0.20000004.620.00402771
    Totals8.0933531--
    Atlanta Braves Pitching
    ATLAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Larry McWilliams24.157W 1-075002200.001.00111
    Gene Garber30.247SV 1321000301.270.02353489
    Totals9.0600250--
    Other Game Information

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Nino Espinosa 0-0-0, Dale Murray 0-0-0, Larry McWilliams 0-0-0, Gene Garber 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Nino Espinosa 33, Dale Murray 1, Larry McWilliams 29, Gene Garber 7
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Nino Espinosa 4-12, Dale Murray 1-0, Larry McWilliams 11-9, Gene Garber 3-0

    Umpires: HP: Eric Gregg 1B: Bill Williams 2B: Dick Stello 3B: Bruce Froemming


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