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BOXSCORE: 1977 Boston Mets At 1977 Atlanta Athletics                4/18/1977
 
  Mets               AB  R  H RBI AVG     Athletics          AB  R  H RBI AVG
  C.Fisk C            4  0  0  0 .298     W.Gross 3B          4  2  2  1 .167  
  D.Evans RF          4  0  1  0 .184     M.Perez 2B          5  0  3  2 .294  
  J.Rice LF           4  0  2  0 .388     J.Burroughs RF      3  0  1  0 .180  
  C.Yastrzemski 1B    2  0  0  0 .242     M.Page LF           4  0  0  0 .300  
  B.Hobson 3B         3  0  0  0 .163     W.Montanez 1B       4  1  1  1 .319  
  F.Lynn CF           4  0  0  0 .196     B.Bonnell CF        4  1  1  0 .367  
  R.Burleson SS       3  0  1  0 .244     R.Picciolo SS       3  0  2  0 .333  
  D.Flynn 2B          3  0  0  0 .229     J.Nolan C           4  0  0  0 .111  
  J.Matlack P         2  0  0  0 .000     R.Langford P        3  1  1  1 .167  
A-L.Randle PH         1  0  0  0 .143                                          
  B.Campbell P        0  0  0  0 .000                                          
                     -- -- -- ---                            -- -- -- ---      
         Totals      30  0  4  0                 Totals      34  5 11  5
 
A-Pinch Hit For Matlack In 8th Inning
 
Mets............ 0 0 0  0 0 0  0 0 0  -  0  4  0
Athletics....... 0 3 0  0 0 1  1 0    -  5 11  1
 
Mets (6-7)               IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
J.Matlack LOSS(1-2)       7      10   5   5   2   7   2   6.06
B.Campbell                1       1   0   0   1   1   0   0.00
Totals                    8      11   5   5   3   8   2
 
Athletics (5-8)          IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
R.Langford WIN(1-2)       9       4   0   0   3   6   0   1.50
Totals                    9       4   0   0   3   6   0
 
ATTENDANCE- 10,208 DATE- Monday, April 18th 1977 TIME- Night WEATHER- Average
T- 2:29
LEFT ON BASE- Mets: 6  Athletics: 9
DOUBLE PLAYS- Mets: 0  Athletics: 2
ERRORS- W.Gross
DOUBLES- J.Rice(4th), R.Picciolo(2nd)
TRIPLES- M.Perez(1st)
HOME RUNS- W.Gross(3rd), W.Montanez(4th)
SACRIFICE HITS- R.Picciolo
WALKS- C.Yastrzemski-2, B.Hobson, W.Gross, J.Burroughs, R.Langford
STRIKE OUTS- C.Fisk, D.Evans, J.Rice, C.Yastrzemski, B.Hobson, J.Matlack,
             J.Burroughs, M.Page-2, W.Montanez-2, J.Nolan, R.Langford-2
GIDP- F.Lynn, D.Flynn
2-out RBI- R.Langford, M.Perez-2, W.Gross, W.Montanez
WEB GEMS- Bot 8th: Dwight Evans robbed Joe Nolan of a Homerun!
 
Wayne Gross slammed a homerun and Rick Langford recorded a complete game
shutout as the Atlanta Athletics defeated the Boston Mets by a score of 5 to
0 at Oakland Coliseum.
 
Langford(1-2) simply dominated Boston.  He was stingy on the mound, allowing
just 4 hits and 3 walks in 9 innings seeing his ERA drop from 3.00 to 1.50.
Atlanta had a total of 11 hits for the game.  
 
Jon Matlack(1-2) ended up with the loss.  He got hit pretty hard, allowing 10
hits and 2 walks in 7 innings.