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St. Louis Cardinals 5 Pittsburgh Pirates 4

+ Boxscore: Thu, September 07,1978
1978-09-06 - 1978-09-08
  123 456 789  R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates (74-65)002 100 001 4100
St. Louis Cardinals (61-79)100 000 22X 581
Date of Game: Thu, September 07,1978
Stadium: Busch Stadium II
Attendance: 7,805
Time of Game: 2:45

Winning Pitcher: Aurelio Lopez (4-1)
Losing Pitcher: Grant Jackson (7-4)
Save: Mark Littell (10)

Home Runs: Dave Parker (24), Ted Simmons (21)
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TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
PHI7563.543--607507100W3
PIT7465.5321.556954227L1
CHN6971.4937.0570618-48L5
MON6774.4759.555952732L1
SLN6179.43615.0524574-50W1
NYN5685.39720.5530600-70W1
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    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting
    PITPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Frank Taverasss28.2574
    01011.27669203436
    Omar Morenocf25.3184
    01111.23633722562
    Dave Parkerrf27.0903
    12220.317698249417
    Bill Robinsonlf35.0734
    01013.2451086106413
    Phil Garner2b29.1303
    00010.26864375023
    Manny Sanguillen1b34.1704
    02000.26413363152
    Dale Berra3b21.2682
    11020.187524122
    Matt Alexanderpr31.220000000--274000
    Mario Mendoza3b27.255000000.216321132
    Duffy Dyerc33.0233
    01101.2176390132
    Ed Ottph-c27.0581
    00001.2782389353
    Bruce Kisonp28.2013
    11000.130212000
    Grant Jacksonp35.344000000.250506030
    John Milnerph28.2530
    10010.2728364325
    Totals31410497.26411377870-
    St. Louis Cardinals Batting
    SLNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Garry Templetonss22.1674
    11000.28534224129
    Jerry Mumphreyrf-lf25.3634
    02000.25537923413
    George Hendrickcf28.3244
    11001.28491918692
    Ted Simmonsc29.0293
    11300.288127621730
    Keith Hernandez1b24.3223
    11010.256506105311
    Wayne Garrett3b30.2792
    00000.25610822121
    Ken Reitzph-3b27.0751
    11100.24792610661
    Dane Iorglf28.1192
    01000.15064010
    Jerry Moralesph-rf29.2011
    00001.2379923423
    Mike Tyson2b28.2372
    00101.2407533232
    Pete Falconep24.3411
    00001.250102000
    George Frazierp23.3291
    00000.33310000
    Roger Freedph32.0971
    00001.2113012180
    Aurelio Lopezp29.351000000.08324000
    Buddy Schultzp27.353000000.200126000
    Mark Littellp25.233000000.000169000
    Totals2958515.26012857971-
    Game Stats
    2B: Omar Moreno (10)
    3B: Bruce Kison (1), Ken Reitz (1)
    HR: Dave Parker (24), Ted Simmons (21)
    RBI: Duffy Dyer (13), Omar Moreno (25), Dave Parker (94), Ken Reitz (66), Ted Simmons (73), Mike Tyson (23)
    SB: Omar Moreno (62), Dave Parker (17)
    CS: Bill Robinson (8), Frank Taveras (25)
    SF: Ted Simmons (7), Mike Tyson (2)
    IBB: Dave Parker (17)
    GDP: Phil Garner (15), Wayne Garrett (4)
    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching
    PITAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bruce Kison28.201-65221303.350.0825219152
    Grant Jackson35.344L 7-423330213.000.045548783
    Totals8.0855151--
    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching
    SLNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Pete Falcone24.341-4.16335315.630.151811199
    George Frazier23.329-2.22002203.000.2210100
    Aurelio Lopez29.351W 4-11.11112104.150.0617255
    Buddy Schultz27.353-0.11000003.770.01521273
    Mark Littell25.233SV 100.10000102.910.006218518
    Totals9.01044971--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Pete Falcone (6), George Frazier (1)
    IBB: George Frazier

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Bruce Kison 0-0-0, Grant Jackson 0-0-0, Pete Falcone 0-0-0, George Frazier 0-0-0, Aurelio Lopez 0-0-0, Buddy Schultz 0-0-0, Mark Littell 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Bruce Kison 23, Grant Jackson 9, Pete Falcone 21, George Frazier 11, Aurelio Lopez 5, Buddy Schultz 2, Mark Littell 1
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Bruce Kison 9-5, Grant Jackson 1-3, Pete Falcone 6-1, George Frazier 4-1, Aurelio Lopez 1-0, Buddy Schultz 1-0, Mark Littell 0-0

    Umpires: HP: Ed Montague 1B: Lee Weyer 2B: Dutch Rennert 3B: Harry Wendelstedt


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