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Atlanta Braves 10 San Francisco Giants 2

+ Boxscore: Sat, September 22,1979
1979-09-21 - 1979-09-23
  123 456 789  R H E
San Francisco Giants (68-87)000 001 010 220
Atlanta Braves (61-91)300 022 03X 10131
Date of Game: Sat, September 22,1979
Stadium: Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Attendance: 7,767
Time of Game: 2:11

Feats and Milestones
Gary Matthews:4 runs scored
Phil Niekro:2-hitter
Winning Pitcher: Phil Niekro (19-20)
Losing Pitcher: Vida Blue (13-14)

Home Runs: Bob Horner (30), Gary Matthews (26)
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TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CIN8768.561--71362390L2
HOU8668.5580.55545459W3
LAN7580.48412.070469311L2
SFN6887.43919.0650716-66L3
SDN6590.41922.0578661-83W2
ATL6191.40124.5637739-102W1
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    San Francisco Giants Batting
    SFNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Billy Northcf31.1304
    00002.26298953055
    Ed Plankp27.166000000--9000
    Rob Andrews2b26.2854
    00001.2614912134
    Mike Ivielf27.0454
    00001.29264525855
    Willie McCovey1b41.2553
    00010.257252915560
    Darrell Evans3b32.1194
    00000.260130017706
    Larry Herndonrf-cf25.3232
    10011.2564527348
    Johnnie LeMasterss25.0953
    11000.2573252247
    Dennis Littlejohnc24.3532
    00000.191581130
    Max Venableph-rf22.1081
    00000.17449031
    Vida Bluep30.0561
    00000.127158130
    Tom Griffinp31.213000000.077316000
    Greg Johnstonph24.2221
    01100.20637170
    Pedro Borbonp32.294000000.333581000
    Terry Whitfieldph26.2530
    00100.2904224425
    Mike Sadekc33.115000000.2322981111
    Totals2922225.25513128659-
    Atlanta Braves Batting
    ATLPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Eddie Millercf22.0854
    01000.304420311
    Jerry Royster2b26.3394
    21010.26960724734
    Gary Matthewsrf29.0793
    42120.3081021268218
    Bob Horner3b22.0475
    33402.31620230950
    Dale Murphy1b23.1943
    12120.28928421575
    Barry Bonnelllf25.3304
    02210.25433711425
    Darrel Chaneyss31.1973
    01020.139907081
    Bruce Benedictc24.0354
    01201.225910141
    Phil Niekrop40.1744
    00001.191591070
    Totals3410131084.2768144082-
    Game Stats
    San Francisco Giants Pitching
    SFNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Vida Blue30.056L 13-144.26555315.070.0533341330
    Tom Griffin31.213-0.10000003.540.0057329160
    Pedro Borbon32.294-23222114.200.06595824
    Ed Plank27.166-14331006.751.25490
    Totals8.0131010842--
    Atlanta Braves Pitching
    ATLAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Phil Niekro40.174W 19-2092212503.440.0142594460
    Totals9.0221250--
    Other Game Information
    HB: Vida Blue (1)
    IBB: Vida Blue , Pedro Borbon

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Vida Blue 89-49-40, Tom Griffin 0-0-0, Pedro Borbon 0-0-0, Ed Plank 0-0-0, Phil Niekro 11-6-5
    Total Batters Faced: Vida Blue 26, Tom Griffin 1, Pedro Borbon 9, Ed Plank 7, Phil Niekro 32
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Vida Blue 5-9, Tom Griffin 1-0, Pedro Borbon 2-2, Ed Plank 2-4, Phil Niekro 9-15

    Umpires: HP: John McSherry 1B: Fred Brocklander 2B: Steve Fields 3B: Bob Engel


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