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St. Louis Cardinals 5 New York Mets 3

+ Boxscore: Sat, August 05,1978
1978-08-04 - 1978-08-06
  123 456 789  R H E
New York Mets (47-64)011 010 000 3110
St. Louis Cardinals (41-68)302 000 00X 5111
Date of Game: Sat, August 05,1978
Stadium: Busch Stadium II
Attendance: 19,689
Time of Game: 2:36

Feats and Milestones
Tom Bruno:1st career hit
Winning Pitcher: Tom Bruno (1-0)
Losing Pitcher: Nino Espinosa (9-10)
Save: Mark Littell (5)

Home Runs: Jerry Mumphrey (1)
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
PHI5747.548--44738859L1
CHN5552.5143.5428455-27L1
PIT5054.4817.0400419-19W1
MON5259.4688.546341350W1
NYN4764.42313.5435468-33L1
SLN4168.37618.5366447-81W1
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    New York Mets Batting
    NYNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Lee Mazzillicf23.1334
    01011.266291124611
    Tim Foliss27.2405
    01000.2589950172
    Steve Hendersonlf25.2603
    23020.2752099517
    John Stearnsc26.3503
    00020.268330125317
    Willie Montanez1b30.1264
    02110.270118414716
    Joel Youngbloodrf26.3435
    11000.2752215221
    Elliott Maddox3b30.2283
    00120.2577762262
    Doug Flynn2b27.1095
    01000.2474200252
    Nino Espinosap24.3551
    01100.19268040
    Bobby Valentineph28.0841
    00000.2625581140
    Kevin Kobelp24.307000000.18230000
    Bruce Boisclairph25.2391
    01000.2473253143
    Dwight Bernardp26.066000000.00011000
    Ed Kranepoolph33.2701
    00000.23017542140
    Dale Murrayp28.184000000.000285000
    Tom Grieveph30.1541
    00000.243646280
    Totals37311381.26010908103-
    St. Louis Cardinals Batting
    SLNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Lou Brocklf39.0484
    00000.20724710814
    Tony Scottlf26.322000000.224274053
    Garry Templetonss22.1344
    00001.27331422419
    George Hendrickcf28.2914
    22000.26888910362
    Keith Hernandez1b24.2894
    11000.257476104710
    Jerry Mumphreyrf25.3304
    23300.24135212410
    Ken Reitz3b27.0423
    02010.2379028551
    Ken Oberkfell2b22.0934
    00000.12518000
    Steve Swisherc26.3623
    02200.262393161
    Pete Falconep24.3081
    00000.18899000
    Tom Brunop25.1911
    010001.00025000
    Buddy Schultzp27.320000000.200115000
    Mark Littellp25.200000000.000156000
    Totals32511511.2487616484-
    Game Stats
    New York Mets Pitching
    NYNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Nino Espinosa24.355L 9-1038551014.380.06237158
    Kevin Kobel24.307-20000101.940.00165530
    Dwight Bernard26.066-12000002.810.1311111
    Dale Murray28.184-21000004.090.01482851
    Totals8.01155111--
    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching
    SLNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Pete Falcone24.308-46336005.740.211510897
    Tom Bruno25.191W 1-03.25001100.001.501250
    Buddy Schultz27.320-0.20001003.770.02411163
    Mark Littell25.200SV 50.20000002.590.004917218
    Totals9.01133810--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Dwight Bernard (1)
    IBB: Nino Espinosa

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Nino Espinosa 0-0-0, Kevin Kobel 0-0-0, Dwight Bernard 0-0-0, Dale Murray 0-0-0, Pete Falcone 0-0-0, Tom Bruno 0-0-0, Buddy Schultz 0-0-0, Mark Littell 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Nino Espinosa 17, Kevin Kobel 6, Dwight Bernard 5, Dale Murray 6, Pete Falcone 23, Tom Bruno 17, Buddy Schultz 4, Mark Littell 1
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Nino Espinosa 5-3, Kevin Kobel 3-2, Dwight Bernard 1-2, Dale Murray 5-0, Pete Falcone 5-6, Tom Bruno 4-6, Buddy Schultz 2-1, Mark Littell 1-0

    Umpires: HP: Bill Williams 1B: Dick Stello 2B: Bruce Froemming 3B: Eric Gregg


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