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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Mets 38-55L1000 010 200 360
Atlanta Braves 41-49W1100 002 001 460
Date of Game:  Tuesday, July 18, 1978
Stadium:  Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Cito Gaston - 1000th career game

  • New York Mets Batting Stats

    Len Randle3b29.156401002.230798231219
    Tim Foliss27.222400000.229639770121
    Lee Mazzillicf23.115400001.2709327610409
    Willie Montanez1b30.108311001.26692116612553
    John Stearnsc26.332422201.27283314103712
    Steve Hendersonlf25.242401101.256931928465
    Elliott Maddoxrf30.210300001.277667602212
    Doug Flynn2b27.091301000.250934020191
    Jerry Koosmanp34.208300000.09121351020
    Totals: 3236307.1886835261 

    Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

    Atlanta BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jerry Roysterss25.273400000.2788139912218
    Barry Bonnellcf24.264411000.230691690118
    Gary Matthewsrf28.013301010.2996380510372
    Jeff Burroughslf27.133312010.3238593912471
    Bob Horner3b20.346300100.25729295180
    Dale Murphy1b22.128311210.2398512215499
    Glenn Hubbard2b20.296310011.21166000
    Biff Pocorobac24.358400000.246783124240
    Phil Niekrop39.108200000.23125529070
        Cito Gastonph34.123101100.213431000030
    Totals: 3046441.2005644310 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Jeff Burroughs (19), Steve Henderson (15), Willie Montanez (21), John Stearns (12)
    HR:  Dale Murphy (15), John Stearns (10)
    RBIs:  Cito Gaston (3), Steve Henderson (46), Bob Horner (18), Dale Murphy 2 (49), John Stearns 2 (37)
    SF:  Bob Horner (3)
    GDP:  Tim Foli (6), Jerry Royster (4)

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Jerry Koosman  (L 3-10)34.2088.26444114.041.3300021359
    Pitching Totals:8.7644411 00021359

    Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

    Phil Niekro  (W 11-9)39.10896330713.021.1400025533
    Pitching Totals:9633071 00025533

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jerry Koosman 0-0-0;  Phil Niekro 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Jerry Koosman 36;  Phil Niekro 33; 
    Time of Game:  2:05    Attendance:  10,902
    Umpires:   Home:   Dick Stello  1B  Bruce Froemming  2B  Eric Gregg  3B  Bill Williams 

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