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Pittsburgh Pirates 6 New York Mets 5

+ Boxscore: Thu, May 17,1979
1979-05-16 - 1979-05-18
  123 456 789  R H E
New York Mets (11-22)010 012 100 5102
Pittsburgh Pirates (14-18)002 200 02X 670
Date of Game: Thu, May 17,1979
Stadium: Three Rivers Stadium
Attendance: 6,295
Time of Game: 2:29

Feats and Milestones
Willie Stargell:2 home runs
Rennie Stennett:1000th career game
Winning Pitcher: Kent Tekulve (2-4)
Losing Pitcher: Jesse Orosco (1-2)

Home Runs: Willie Stargell 2 (7)
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
PHI2411.686--18112655W2
MON2013.6063.01421339W1
SLN2015.5714.014212121L1
CHN1616.5006.5151169-18L2
PIT1418.4378.5150156-6W2
NYN1122.33312.0119148-29L2
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    New York Mets Batting
    NYNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Steve Hendersonlf26.1805
    00001.2632871126
    Frank Taverasss29.1445
    22001.2147480210
    Lee Mazzillicf24.0534
    12100.3153644208
    Richie Hebner3b31.1733
    12110.25813171111
    Willie Montanez1b31.0464
    02200.1881263290
    Joel Youngbloodrf27.2633
    11000.3192945155
    Alex Trevinoc21.2643
    01111.40916050
    Doug Flynn2b28.0294
    00001.1934981150
    Pete Falconep25.2281
    00000.071111010
    Bruce Boisclairph26.1591
    00000.321369000
    Dwight Bernardp26.351000000--46000
    John Stearnsph27.2701
    00000.2044062113
    Jesse Oroscop22.046000000.00010000
    Ron Hodgesph29.3291
    00000.176297000
    Totals35510524.2443306026-
    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting
    PITPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Omar Morenocf26.2054
    11000.32139101417
    Phil Garner3b30.0174
    00001.231697262
    Dave Parkerrf27.3434
    01102.3157524146
    Bill Robinsonlf35.3263
    10011.23511367151
    Willie Stargell1b39.0723
    22310.33320317210
    Steve Nicosiac22.2844
    11001.26718240
    Rennie Stennett2b28.0423
    01000.2311000081
    Dale Berrass22.1552
    01100.11188010
    Eddie Whitsonp23.3641
    10000.00059000
    Jim Bibbyp34.200000000.20090000
    Manny Sanguillenph35.0571
    00000.2001351000
    Kent Tekulvep32.073000000.500292010
    Totals2967525.2662597905-
    Game Stats
    New York Mets Pitching
    NYNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Pete Falcone25.228-46441115.000.168120108
    Dwight Bernard26.351-10000104.740.0016461
    Jesse Orosco22.046L 1-231221314.240.1210100
    Totals8.0766252--
    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching
    PITAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Eddie Whitson23.364-58441105.330.3311594
    Jim Bibby34.200-22111003.790.1610230162
    Kent Tekulve32.073W 2-420000304.670.00232920
    Totals9.01055240--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Pete Falcone (6)
    IBB: Jim Bibby

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Pete Falcone 0-0-0, Dwight Bernard 0-0-0, Jesse Orosco 0-0-0, Eddie Whitson 0-0-0, Jim Bibby 0-0-0, Kent Tekulve 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Pete Falcone 19, Dwight Bernard 3, Jesse Orosco 11, Eddie Whitson 23, Jim Bibby 9, Kent Tekulve 6
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Pete Falcone 7-4, Dwight Bernard 1-1, Jesse Orosco 3-3, Eddie Whitson 9-4, Jim Bibby 2-4, Kent Tekulve 1-2

    Umpires: HP: Fred Brocklander 1B: Bob Beck 2B: Ron Hutson 3B: Harry Smail


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