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Atlanta Braves 6 Houston Astros 5

+ Boxscore: Wed, May 23,1979
1979-05-22 - 1979-05-24
  123 456 789  R H E
Houston Astros (24-21)400 000 001 591
Atlanta Braves (15-26)000 001 05X 661
Date of Game: Wed, May 23,1979
Stadium: Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Attendance: 1,623
Time of Game: 2:27

Feats and Milestones
Tony Brizzolara:1st career win
Winning Pitcher: Tony Brizzolara (1-0)
Losing Pitcher: Joaquin Andujar (4-2)
Save: Gene Garber (9)

Home Runs: None
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NL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CIN2417.585--20818919W1
SFN2320.5352.020119011L1
HOU2421.5332.01841777L1
LAN2124.4675.01931894W1
SDN1827.4008.0181215-34L1
ATL1526.3669.0181220-39W1
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    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Terry Puhlcf22.3195
    01101.2632534117
    Craig Reynoldsss26.1475
    11000.2833620145
    Cesar Cedeno1b28.0873
    11011.281119031710
    Jose Cruzlf31.2893
    12211.321105122812
    Enos Cabell3b29.2274
    11100.29673342914
    Jeff Leonardrf23.2444
    00003.30250082
    Alan Ashbyc27.3204
    01100.2254391170
    Julio Gonzalez2b26.1493
    01000.243203031
    Denny Wallingph25.0361
    11000.154151020
    J.R. Richardp29.0773
    00001.125191120
    Joaquin Andujarp26.153000000.000104000
    Joe Sambitop26.329000000.333154010
    Bob Watsonph33.0431
    00000.25013683180
    Totals3659527.2714016249-
    Atlanta Braves Batting
    ATLPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Jerry Royster3b26.2174
    11202.3134970147
    Mike Lum1b33.2083
    01100.25012761100
    Gary Matthewsrf28.3223
    10012.2879129254
    Jeff Burroughslf28.0774
    00000.23610483110
    Gene Garberp31.192000000.500391000
    Rowland Officecf26.2104
    01100.256663290
    Joe Nolanc28.0114
    01002.267177010
    Darrel Chaney2b31.0752
    10011.071868021
    Pepe Friasss30.3133
    22000.2614651111
    Tony Brizzolarap22.1292
    00002.0002000
    Charlie Spikesph28.1200
    10010.353579150
    Barry Bonnelllf25.208000000.2732556191
    Totals2966439.2673367133-
    Game Stats
    2B: Cesar Cedeno (11), Jose Cruz (10), Mike Lum (6), Joe Nolan (3), Rowland Office (2)
    RBI: Alan Ashby (17), Enos Cabell (29), Jose Cruz (28), Terry Puhl (11), Mike Lum (10), Rowland Office (9), Jerry Royster (14)
    SB: Enos Cabell (14), Jose Cruz (12), Julio Gonzalez (1)
    SH: Mike Lum (1)
    GDP: Enos Cabell (4)
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    J.R. Richard29.077-74331803.730.0711194177
    Joaquin Andujar26.153L 4-20.22332003.230.101910865
    Joe Sambito26.329-0.10000101.860.00181545
    Totals8.0666390--
    Atlanta Braves Pitching
    ATLAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Tony Brizzolara22.129W 1-087442703.860.64222
    Gene Garber31.192SV 912110005.000.06203989
    Totals9.0955270--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Joaquin Andujar (2)
    BK: J.R. Richard (1)
    IBB: Joaquin Andujar

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: J.R. Richard 0-0-0, Joaquin Andujar 0-0-0, Joe Sambito 0-0-0, Tony Brizzolara 0-0-0, Gene Garber 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: J.R. Richard 26, Joaquin Andujar 6, Joe Sambito 1, Tony Brizzolara 33, Gene Garber 5
    Groundballs-Flyballs: J.R. Richard 5-8, Joaquin Andujar 1-1, Joe Sambito 0-0, Tony Brizzolara 8-9, Gene Garber 3-0

    Umpires: HP: Jerry Dale 1B: Bruce Froemming 2B: Joe West 3B: Bill Williams


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