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Atlanta Braves 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 2

+ Boxscore: Sun, September 17,1978
1978-09-16 - 1978-09-18
  123 456 789  R H E
Atlanta Braves (66-84)002 100 000 361
Los Angeles Dodgers (91-59)000 101 000 2101
Date of Game: Sun, September 17,1978
Stadium: Dodger Stadium
Attendance: 27,993
Time of Game: 2:22

Winning Pitcher: Phil Niekro (19-15)
Losing Pitcher: Burt Hooton (18-9)
Save: Gene Garber (25)

Home Runs: None
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TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
LAN9159.607--679524155L1
CIN8267.5508.565364013W1
SFN8268.5479.057956118L1
SDN7873.51713.5553565-12W2
HOU6881.45622.5572601-29L2
ATL6684.44025.0568704-136W1
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    Atlanta Braves Batting
    ATLPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Jerry Roysterss25.3344
    00000.26144723425
    Rowland Officecf25.3274
    01101.2516179387
    Gary Matthewsrf28.0743
    00010.28386116598
    Jeff Burroughslf27.1944
    10002.30999622741
    Barry Bonnelllf24.325000000.22421111610
    Bob Horner3b21.0424
    01000.2708320580
    Joe Nolanc27.1284
    01000.2441574213
    Dale Murphy1b22.1894
    11100.235177237911
    Gene Garberp30.309000000.071366000
    Glenn Hubbard2b20.3574
    00000.28832082
    Phil Niekrop39.1693
    12101.2075460100
    Bob Beall1b30.146000000.2491201154
    Totals3436314.26011814613-
    Los Angeles Dodgers Batting
    LANPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Dave Lopes2b33.1375
    02000.282844175642
    Bill Russellss29.3315
    02000.280125224310
    Rick Mondaycf32.3014
    00001.253156718552
    Steve Garvey1b29.2695
    01001.30811181910410
    Ron Cey3b30.2153
    21011.27092721801
    Dusty Bakerlf29.0945
    01001.2661024116412
    Lee Lacyrf30.1603
    02011.26753812337
    Steve Yeagerc29.2972
    00001.1906443210
    Vic Davalilloph42.0481
    00100.30614171111
    Jerry Grotec35.3461
    01000.3061388080
    Rudy Lawpr21.345000000--3000
    Lance Rautzhanp26.028000000.00062000
    Burt Hootonp28.2221
    00010.156247020
    Joe Fergusonph31.3630
    00010.22672814491
    Myron Whitepr21.047000000--4000
    Charlie Houghp30.256000000.333339020
    Johnny Oatesph-c32.2391
    00000.315515060
    Totals36210146.269138612617-
    Game Stats
    2B: Rowland Office (11), Bill Russell (30)
    3B: Lee Lacy (4)
    RBI: Dale Murphy (79), Phil Niekro (10), Rowland Office (38), Vic Davalillo (11)
    SH: Rick Monday (3)
    Atlanta Braves Pitching
    ATLAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Phil Niekro39.169W 19-158.110214602.910.0541549415
    Gene Garber30.309SV 250.20000002.310.00603739
    Totals9.01021460--
    Los Angeles Dodgers Pitching
    LANAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Burt Hooton28.222L 18-966321202.650.0330255216
    Charlie Hough30.256-20000202.930.00543391
    Lance Rautzhan26.028-10000001.640.0037620
    Totals9.0632140--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Phil Niekro (11)
    HB: Phil Niekro (12)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Phil Niekro 0-0-0, Gene Garber 0-0-0, Burt Hooton 0-0-0, Charlie Hough 0-0-0, Lance Rautzhan 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Phil Niekro 40, Gene Garber 2, Burt Hooton 26, Charlie Hough 6, Lance Rautzhan 3
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Phil Niekro 11-8, Gene Garber 0-2, Burt Hooton 4-13, Charlie Hough 2-2, Lance Rautzhan 1-2

    Umpires: HP: Ed Vargo 1B: Paul Pryor 2B: Terry Tata 3B: Satch Davidson


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