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Pittsburgh Pirates 5 Cincinnati Reds 0

+ Boxscore: Tue, August 29,1978
1978-08-28 - 1978-08-30
  123 456 789  R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates (66-64)102 000 011 5100
Cincinnati Reds (71-61)000 000 000 040
Date of Game: Tue, August 29,1978
Stadium: Cinergy Field
Attendance: 24,967
Time of Game: 2:09

Winning Pitcher: Bert Blyleven (12-8)
Losing Pitcher: Mike LaCoss (3-5)

Home Runs: Willie Stargell (20)
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
PHI7059.543--56748186W4
CHN6664.5084.5522555-33L2
PIT6664.5084.5518523-5W3
MON6171.46210.551648630L3
SLN5774.43514.0488528-40L1
NYN5279.39719.0487547-60L3
NL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
LAN7854.591--596472124W2
SFN7755.5831.052946465W2
CIN7161.5387.0568574-6L6
SDN6964.5199.5485495-10L2
HOU6269.47315.5499524-25W1
ATL5873.44319.5495621-126W2
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    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting
    PITPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Frank Taverasss28.2481
    10010.27668303334
    Mario Mendozass27.2462
    00000.220319132
    Omar Morenocf25.3094
    11000.23132822455
    Dave Parkerrf27.0814
    12100.314689238815
    Willie Stargell1b38.1764
    13300.286198420672
    Ed Ottc27.0494
    02002.2672318283
    Bill Robinson3b-lf35.0643
    00011.240107795913
    John Milnerlf28.2443
    00000.2818294304
    Dale Berra3b21.2591
    11000.16043252
    Phil Garner2b29.1214
    01000.26663464521
    Bert Blylevenp27.1454
    00102.1181300100
    Totals34510525.2649736947-
    Cincinnati Reds Batting
    CINPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Pete Rose3b37.1374
    00001.300247553610
    Joe Morgan2b34.3454
    00000.240188696616
    Ken Griffeyrf28.1414
    01001.28867994919
    George Fosterlf29.2714
    02001.28790630963
    Dan Driessen1b27.0313
    00002.265713166624
    Johnny Benchc30.2663
    00000.248160618492
    Dave Concepcionss30.0733
    00001.296117165518
    Cesar Geronimocf30.1712
    00011.22111285267
    Mike LaCossp22.0911
    00001.10510010
    Dave Collinsph25.3130
    00010.211401075
    Manny Sarmientop22.209000000.000102000
    Mike Lumph32.3061
    01000.29012266210
    Pedro Borbonp31.270000000.200513010
    Totals2904028.271124112816-
    Game Stats
    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching
    PITAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bert Blyleven27.145W 12-894002803.060.0328310307
    Totals9.0400280--
    Cincinnati Reds Pitching
    CINAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Mike LaCoss22.091L 3-567332504.210.1510109
    Manny Sarmiento22.209-22110013.910.02551014
    Pedro Borbon31.270-11110004.650.01535144
    Totals9.01055251--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Mike LaCoss (2)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Bert Blyleven 0-0-0, Mike LaCoss 0-0-0, Manny Sarmiento 0-0-0, Pedro Borbon 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Bert Blyleven 31, Mike LaCoss 25, Manny Sarmiento 8, Pedro Borbon 5
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Bert Blyleven 5-12, Mike LaCoss 3-8, Manny Sarmiento 3-3, Pedro Borbon 3-1

    Umpires: HP: Doug Harvey 1B: Andy Olsen 2B: Jim Quick 3B: Jerry Crawford


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