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Atlanta Braves 7 New York Mets 6

+ Boxscore: Sat, June 02,1979
1979-06-01 - 1979-06-03
  123 456 789  R H E
New York Mets (18-29)401 010 000 672
Atlanta Braves (19-32)005 100 01X 7141
Date of Game: Sat, June 02,1979
Stadium: Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Attendance: 25,240
Time of Game: 3:00

Winning Pitcher: Phil Niekro (6-8)
Losing Pitcher: Ed Glynn (0-1)
Save: Gene Garber (11)

Home Runs: Barry Bonnell (8), Richie Hebner (4), Bob Horner (5)
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
MON2917.630--20417331L2
SLN2720.5742.521718037W4
PHI2723.5404.021619323L6
PIT2423.5115.522520817L1
CHN2126.4478.5208241-33L1
NYN1829.38311.5187225-38L1
NL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
HOU3123.574--21819325W5
CIN2823.5491.52402346W2
SFN2627.4914.52522520W1
LAN2628.4815.02572489L2
SDN2530.4556.5223251-28W1
ATL1932.37310.5223272-49W1
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    New York Mets Batting
    NYNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Joel Youngbloodrf-2b27.2794
    10000.3053089226
    Frank Taverasss29.1604
    11000.2237620515
    Ron Hodgesph29.3451
    00000.160304010
    Lee Mazzillicf24.0694
    13000.35037852614
    Richie Hebner3b31.1893
    21211.30313314321
    Willie Montanez1b31.0622
    10121.22512772160
    Steve Hendersonlf26.1964
    00002.2713012188
    Alex Trevinoc21.2804
    02100.39422060
    Doug Flynn2b28.0454
    00001.2095121180
    Dale Murrayp29.120000000.000331000
    Pete Falconep25.2441
    00000.176113020
    Mike Scottp24.0371
    00000.0009000
    Wayne Twitchellp31.084000000.333246000
    Ed Kranepoolph34.2061
    00001.1611792150
    Ed Glynnp25.364000000--20000
    Bruce Boisclairrf26.1751
    00000.263378000
    Totals3467436.2634628084-
    Atlanta Braves Batting
    ATLPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Jerry Royster3b26.2275
    11101.3145070168
    Gary Matthewsrf28.3325
    12102.30092111335
    Bob Horner1b21.3003
    13220.3171055160
    Jeff Burroughslf28.0874
    12110.22710574170
    Rowland Officepr-cf26.220000000.269671291
    Barry Bonnellcf-lf25.2185
    12200.2752638241
    Glenn Hubbard2b21.2504
    01000.225932140
    Bruce Benedictc23.2894
    01001.19041030
    Darrel Chaneyss31.0853
    10012.103873041
    Phil Niekrop40.0623
    12000.175564010
    Charlie Spikesph28.1301
    00001.346586280
    Gene Garberp31.202000000.500396000
    Totals37714747.2614096077-
    Game Stats
    New York Mets Pitching
    NYNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Pete Falcone25.244-2.26551325.430.1211123111
    Mike Scott24.037-11110104.860.0310107
    Wayne Twitchell31.084-1.12001006.300.159254130
    Ed Glynn25.364L 0-12.25112302.251.752288
    Dale Murray29.120-0.10000003.560.00263311
    Totals8.01477472--
    Atlanta Braves Pitching
    ATLAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Phil Niekro40.062W 6-887633613.930.0915567433
    Gene Garber31.202SV 1110000004.300.00254039
    Totals9.0763361--
    Other Game Information
    HB: Phil Niekro (5)
    IBB: Ed Glynn

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Pete Falcone 0-0-0, Mike Scott 0-0-0, Wayne Twitchell 0-0-0, Ed Glynn 0-0-0, Dale Murray 0-0-0, Phil Niekro 0-0-0, Gene Garber 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Pete Falcone 14, Mike Scott 5, Wayne Twitchell 7, Ed Glynn 14, Dale Murray 1, Phil Niekro 35, Gene Garber 3
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Pete Falcone 2-2, Mike Scott 3-0, Wayne Twitchell 1-3, Ed Glynn 1-3, Dale Murray 0-1, Phil Niekro 12-6, Gene Garber 2-1

    Umpires: HP: Steve Fields 1B: Terry Tata 2B: Jerry Crawford 3B: John Kibler


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