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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Astros 47-40L2000 000 000 081
Atlanta Braves 42-42W2230 000 13x 9150
Date of Game:  Wednesday, September 09, 1981
Stadium:  Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Bob Horner - 100th career home run
  • Rafael Ramirez - 4 hits
  • Tim Tolman - 1st career game
  • Phil Niekro - Complete game/Shutout

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Tony Scottcf29.357401000.2567868533313
    Phil Garner2b32.132300010.2376510311214
    Denny Wallingrf27.145400001.244553724202
    Jose Cruzlf34.032300010.26484140813484
    Harry Spilman1b27.053403000.31140152040
    Art Howe3b34.268301001.317836673281
        Mike Ivieph29.032101000.26323753090
    Alan Ashbyc30.063300010.277686952270
    Craig Reynoldsss28.256401000.245716753223
    Nolan Ryanp34.221101000.21617195010
        Joe Pittmanph27.251100000.2764747074
        Gordie Pladsonp25.040000000.000116000
        Danny Heepph24.068100000.2252673040
        Bobby Sprowlp25.148000000.1671418010
        Tim Tolmanph25.142100000.00011000
    Totals: 3308032.2426736788 

    Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

    Atlanta BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Eddie Millerrf24.072401011.231461070718
    Brett Butlerlf24.086321021.2331919034
    Bob Horner3b24.034422310.273563909320
    Chris Chambliss1b32.257422010.2758415307402
    Dale Murphycf25.181412110.2628353184111
    Glenn Hubbard2b23.349513200.258783366314
    Bruce Benedictc26.022300011.259812985340
    Rafael Ramirezss23.203514300.216831331186
    Phil Niekrop42.161400003.06817649010
    Totals: 36915976.4175473993 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Chris Chambliss (21), Tony Scott (13)
    3B:  Rafael Ramirez (1)
    HR:  Bob Horner (9)
    RBIs:  Bob Horner 3 (32), Glenn Hubbard 2 (31), Dale Murphy (41), Rafael Ramirez 3 (18)
    SB:  Eddie Miller (18)
    CS: Eddie Miller (3)
    SH:  Bruce Benedict (5), Phil Niekro (2)
    GDP:  Alan Ashby (6)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Nolan Ryan  (L 8-4)34.22147555311.631.1500017448
    Gordie Pladson25.04022001100.001.50000117
    Bobby Sprowl25.14826441206.111.820001421
    Pitching Totals:81599761 00032486

    Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

    Phil Niekro  (W 7-5)42.16198003203.001.2100018654
    Pitching Totals:9800320 00018654

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Nolan Ryan 0-0-0;  Gordie Pladson 0-0-0;  Bobby Sprowl 0-0-0;  Phil Niekro 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Nolan Ryan 23;  Gordie Pladson 9;  Bobby Sprowl 13;  Phil Niekro 36; 
    Time of Game:  2:34    Attendance:  4,482
    Umpires:   Home:   Bill Williams  1B  Dave Pallone  2B  Fred Brocklander  3B  Paul Pryor 

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