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Pittsburgh Pirates 8 Houston Astros 5

+ Boxscore: Sun, August 27,1978
1978-08-26 - 1978-08-28
  123 456 789  R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates (64-64)320 000 030 890
Houston Astros (61-69)001 030 010 5111
Date of Game: Sun, August 27,1978
Stadium: Astrodome
Attendance: 10,947
Time of Game: 2:59

Winning Pitcher: Grant Jackson (6-3)
Losing Pitcher: Mark Lemongello (9-12)
Save: Kent Tekulve (26)

Home Runs: Willie Stargell (19)
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
PHI6859.535--55247577W2
CHN6662.5162.5516547-31W3
PIT6464.5004.5510522-12W1
MON6169.4698.551547837L1
SLN5773.43812.5485522-37W4
NYN5278.40017.5487545-58L2
NL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
LAN7654.585--588471117L2
SFN7655.5800.552746463W1
CIN7159.5465.05675661L4
SDN6962.5277.5479480-1W2
HOU6169.46915.0493521-28L1
ATL5673.43419.5487615-128L7
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    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting
    PITPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Frank Taverasss28.2465
    01100.27768103333
    Omar Morenocf25.3073
    21100.23232622455
    Dave Parkerrf27.0794
    22110.311687238615
    Willie Stargell1b38.1744
    22302.282198219642
    Bill Robinson3b-lf35.0623
    00101.241107595713
    John Milnerlf28.2424
    01101.2888274304
    Dale Berrapr-3b21.257000000.14941252
    Ed Ottc27.0472
    10021.2642308283
    Phil Garner2b29.1193
    12010.26663264521
    Don Robinsonp21.0802
    00000.21527020
    Grant Jacksonp35.3332
    00001.250502030
    Kent Tekulvep31.175000000.111251000
    Totals3289846.26510277261-
    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Terry Puhlcf22.0505
    12000.29218232624
    Dave Bergman1b25.0825
    12100.255950112
    Enos Cabell3b28.3235
    12200.29065665928
    Jose Cruzrf31.0195
    01101.300978107128
    Art Howe2b31.2553
    10011.2913537542
    Denny Wallinglf24.1323
    01010.2321091206
    Julio Gonzalezss25.2454
    01000.2331671113
    Bruce Bochyc23.1334
    01100.26727180
    Jimmy Sextonpr26.256000000.18185269
    Luis Pujolsc22.283000000.120481100
    Floyd Bannisterp23.0781
    11000.17946000
    Reggie Baldwinph24.0081
    00000.23729180
    Vern Ruhlep27.214000000.11112010
    Jesus Alouph36.1561
    00001.33313171150
    Joaquin Andujarp25.249000000.13675030
    Joe Sambitop26.060000000.167127000
    Wilbur Howardph29.2311
    00000.2504501115
    Tom Dixonp23.126000000.11135010
    Totals38511523.26611544791-
    Game Stats
    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching
    PITAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Don Robinson21.080-4.26441103.390.04282825
    Grant Jackson35.333W 6-334111202.590.085148383
    Kent Tekulve31.175SV 261.11000001.870.01732510
    Totals9.01155230--
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Mark Lemongello23.037L 9-121.15551214.100.03266460
    Floyd Bannister23.078-3.21001204.630.02244838
    Vern Ruhle27.214-10000001.970.0068981
    Joaquin Andujar25.249-11221103.120.02247863
    Joe Sambito26.060-12111102.690.04531275
    Tom Dixon23.126-10000003.860.00263521
    Totals9.0988461--
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