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1978 Pittsburgh Pirates

Schedule, Box Scores and Splits

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1977 / 1979

88-73, Finished 2nd in NL East (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Chuck Tanner (88-73)
GM: Joseph O'Toole (Co-GM), Harding Peterson (Co-GM), Scouting Dir: Murray Cook
Scored 684 runs, Allowed 637 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 86-75

Ballparks: Three Rivers Stadium · Attendance: 964,106 (11th of 12)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 105, Pitching - 104 · one-year: Batting - 106, Pitching - 105

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1977 / 1979 Schedule, Box Scores and Splits

Game Results

Height of bar is margin of victory up to 10 runs  · Mouseover bar for details  · Click for box score  · Grouped by Month

Game Results

Season Summary 88-73, Final Rank:2, GB: 1.5
Days in First4last on Saturday, Apr 29, counts only the days a team played and was in first at the end of the day
 7last on Apr 29, counts all days of the season including off days
Biggest Leadnever led
Farthest Behind11.5last on Saturday, Aug 12, for days on which they played
Most Games over .50015last on Sunday, Oct 1
Most Games under .50010last on Saturday, Aug 12
Longest Winning Streak11Sunday, Aug 27 to Wednesday, Sep 6
Longest Losing Streak7Saturday, Jul 22 to Saturday, Jul 29
Most Runs Allowed15Saturday, May 27 and Friday, Aug 11
Most Runs Scored14Sunday, Apr 23
Longest Game (innings)14Monday, May 29 and Thursday, Sep 21
Times Shutout by Opponent7 
Times Opponent Shutout13 

Team Win/Loss Splits

Overall
SplitWLRSRAWP
Overall 88 73 684 637 .547
Home/Road
SplitWLRSRAWP
Home 55 26 389 310 .679
Road 33 47 295 327 .413
Month by Month
SplitWLRSRAWP
April 10 9 83 90 .526
May 12 16 97 120 .429
June 13 13 119 108 .500
July 13 14 90 93 .481
August 18 12 129 112 .600
September 21 9 161 111 .700
October 1 0 5 31.000
By Season Half
SplitWLRSRAWP
First Half 40 41 317 333 .494
Second Half 48 32 367 304 .600
Extra-Innings
SplitWLRSRAWP
9-Inning Games 77 65 599 555 .542
ExtraInning 11 8 85 82 .579
One-Run Games
SplitWLRSRAWP
One Run 27 33 210 216 .450
Blowouts (5+ Runs)
SplitWLRSRAWP
Blowout 15 12 142 137 .556
Opponent
SplitWLRSRAWP
ATL 10 2 62 39 .833
CHC 11 7 91 77 .611
CIN 7 4 58 35 .636
HOU 8 4 55 46 .667
LAD 5 7 44 61 .417
MON 11 7 68 55 .611
NYM 11 7 75 56 .611
PHI 7 11 56 89 .389
SDP 5 7 53 54 .417
SFG 4 8 38 42 .333
STL 9 9 84 83 .500

Team Game-by-Game Schedule and Results

Rk Gm# Date Tm   Opp R RA Inn W-L Rank GB Win Loss Save Time D/N Attendance Streak
1 1 Friday, Apr 7 boxscore PIT CHC W 1 0 1-0 1 Tied Candelaria Reuschel 1:52 D 39,028 +
2 2 Saturday, Apr 8 boxscore PIT CHC W 4 3 10 2-0 1 Tied Bibby Sutter 2:44 D 9,387 ++
3 3 Sunday, Apr 9 boxscore PIT CHC L 3 4 2-1 2 0.5 Moore Kison Sutter 2:37 D 11,632 -
4 4 Monday, Apr 10 boxscore PIT @ STL L 2 11 2-2 3 1.5 Denny Rooker 2:16 N 19,241 --
5 5 Wednesday, Apr 12 boxscore PIT @ STL L 1 5 2-3 5 1.0 Forsch Candelaria 2:15 N 12,294 ---
6 6 Thursday, Apr 13 boxscore PIT @ STL L 5 6 2-4 6 2.0 Rasmussen Blyleven 2:00 D 12,351 ----
7 7 Friday, Apr 14 boxscore PIT @ CHC L 4 5 2-5 6 2.5 Hernandez Bibby 2:36 D 45,777 -----
8 8 Saturday, Apr 15 boxscore PIT @ CHC W 13 10 3-5 6 2.0 Rooker Lamp 3:11 D 20,684 +
9 9 Sunday, Apr 16 boxscore PIT @ CHC L 1 5 3-6 6 2.0 Reuschel Robinson 2:09 D 20,921 -
10 10 Monday, Apr 17 boxscore PIT PHI L 2 6 3-7 6 3.0 Lonborg Candelaria 2:25 N 7,343 --
11 11 Saturday, Apr 22 boxscore PIT STL W 8 7 4-7 5 3.0 Tekulve Urrea 2:45 D 5,173 +
12 12 Sunday, Apr 23 (1) boxscore PIT STL W 14 7 5-7 4 2.0 Kison Forsch 2:42 D 0 ++
13 13 Sunday, Apr 23 (2) boxscore PIT STL W 5 4 6-7 4 2.0 Bibby Vuckovich Robinson 3:16 D 10,008 +++
14 14 Monday, Apr 24 boxscore PIT @ NYM W 4 2 7-7 4 2.0 Tekulve Cornejo 2:26 N 9,495 ++++
15 15 Tuesday, Apr 25 boxscore PIT @ NYM W 2 1 8-7 2 1.0 Robinson Bruhert 2:12 N 6,914 +++++
16 16 Wednesday, Apr 26 boxscore PIT @ NYM W 1 0 11 9-7 1 Tied Blyleven Myrick 2:48 N 6,506 ++++++
17 17 Friday, Apr 28 boxscore PIT SFG L 4 5 9-8 3 1.0 Montefusco Candelaria Lavelle 2:37 N 7,881 -
18 18 Saturday, Apr 29 boxscore PIT SFG W 6 2 10-8 1 Tied Robinson Barr 2:16 D 7,976 +
19 19 Sunday, Apr 30 boxscore PIT SFG L 3 7 10-9 4 1.0 Knepper Blyleven 2:21 D 7,929 -
20 20 Monday, May 1 boxscore PIT SDP W 7 4 11-9 3 1.0 Bibby Fingers 2:40 N 2,786 +
21 21 Tuesday, May 2 boxscore PIT SDP L 1 2 11-10 4 1.5 Owchinko Candelaria 2:29 N 3,228 -
22 22 Wednesday, May 3 boxscore PIT SDP L 5 7 11-11 4 2.0 D'Acquisto Bibby Fingers 3:04 N 5,052 --
23 23 Friday, May 5 boxscore PIT LAD L 2 7 11-12 4 3.0 Hooton Blyleven 2:24 N 7,580 ---
24 24 Saturday, May 6 boxscore PIT LAD W 3 2 12-12 3 2.5 Candelaria Sutton Jackson 2:30 D 8,919 +
25 25 Sunday, May 7 boxscore PIT LAD W 6 4 13-12 3 2.5 Rooker John Tekulve 2:37 D 18,208 ++
26 26 Tuesday, May 9 boxscore PIT @ SFG L 2 3 13-13 3 2.5 Curtis Tekulve 2:43 N 10,459 -
27 27 Wednesday, May 10 boxscore PIT @ SFG W 5 1 14-13 3 2.5 Blyleven Barr 2:23 D 4,766 +
28 28 Thursday, May 11 boxscore PIT @ SFG L 2 6 14-14 3 3.5 Knepper Candelaria 2:38 D 6,071 -
29 29 Friday, May 12 boxscore PIT @ SDP L 4 6 14-15 4 3.5 Lee Tekulve Fingers 2:42 N 20,240 --
30 30 Saturday, May 13 boxscore PIT @ SDP L 5 6 14-16 4 3.5 Spillner Kison Fingers 2:28 N 32,648 ---
31 31 Sunday, May 14 boxscore PIT @ SDP W 1 0 15-16 4 3.5 Robinson Jones 1:54 D 18,572 +
32 32 Monday, May 15 boxscore PIT @ LAD L 6 7 15-17 4 3.5 Hough Blyleven 2:51 N 35,297 -
33 33 Tuesday, May 16 boxscore PIT @ LAD L 2 3 15-18 4 3.5 Sutton Candelaria Forster 2:32 N 32,243 --
34 34 Wednesday, May 17 boxscore PIT @ LAD L 1 10 15-19 4 3.5 John Rooker 2:30 N 33,097 ---
35 35 Friday, May 19 boxscore PIT @ MON W 5 3 16-19 4 3.0 Robinson May Tekulve 2:36 N 13,088 +
36 36 Saturday, May 20 boxscore PIT @ MON W 6 0 17-19 4 3.0 Blyleven Twitchell 2:10 D 13,834 ++
37 37 Sunday, May 21 boxscore PIT @ MON W 7 0 18-19 3 2.0 Candelaria Grimsley Tekulve 2:20 D 20,016 +++
38 38 Monday, May 22 boxscore PIT @ MON L 2 5 18-20 4 2.5 Rogers Rooker Knowles 2:20 D 12,300 -
39 39 Tuesday, May 23 boxscore PIT NYM L 3 7 18-21 4 3.0 Espinosa Jackson Lockwood 2:37 N 2,869 --
40 40 Wednesday, May 24 boxscore PIT NYM W 6 5 10 19-21 4 2.5 Tekulve Lockwood 2:58 N 5,302 +
41 41 Thursday, May 25 boxscore PIT NYM L 2 3 11 19-22 4 3.5 Murray Tekulve 3:39 N 5,766 -
42 42 Friday, May 26 boxscore PIT MON W 2 1 20-22 4 3.5 Candelaria Rogers Tekulve 2:36 N 8,816 +
43 43 Saturday, May 27 boxscore PIT MON L 1 15 20-23 4 4.5 May Rooker 2:17 N 10,773 -
44 44 Sunday, May 28 boxscore PIT MON W 5 2 21-23 4 4.5 Bibby Dues 2:28 D 26,564 +
45 45 Monday, May 29 boxscore PIT @ PHI L 3 4 14 21-24 5 4.5 Brusstar Hamilton 3:49 N 34,353 -
46 46 Tuesday, May 30 boxscore PIT @ PHI L 1 6 21-25 5 4.5 Carlton Blyleven 2:18 N 26,123 --
47 47 Wednesday, May 31 boxscore PIT @ PHI W 2 1 22-25 4 3.5 Candelaria Lerch Tekulve 2:45 N 29,595 +
48 48 Friday, Jun 2 boxscore PIT @ CIN L 2 3 22-26 4 4.5 Tomlin Rooker 2:31 N 40,495 -
49 49 Saturday, Jun 3 boxscore PIT @ CIN L 3 4 22-27 5 5.5 Norman Robinson Sarmiento 2:46 N 50,152 --
50 50 Sunday, Jun 4 boxscore PIT @ CIN W 4 1 23-27 4 5.5 Blyleven Moskau Jackson 2:35 D 37,304 +
Rk Gm# Date Tm   Opp R RA Inn W-L Rank GB Win Loss Save Time D/N Attendance Streak
51 51 Monday, Jun 5 boxscore PIT ATL L 4 8 23-28 5 6.5 Easterly Tekulve 2:37 N 5,248 -
52 52 Tuesday, Jun 6 boxscore PIT ATL W 4 2 24-28 4 6.5 Bibby Devine Tekulve 2:34 N 4,914 +
53 53 Friday, Jun 9 boxscore PIT CIN W 11 9 25-28 4 6.5 Jackson Bair Candelaria 3:02 N 21,710 ++
54 54 Saturday, Jun 10 boxscore PIT CIN L 4 6 25-29 4 6.5 Seaver Jackson 2:52 D 34,009 -
55 55 Sunday, Jun 11 boxscore PIT CIN W 3 1 26-29 4 6.5 Jackson Sarmiento Whitson 2:22 D 24,972 +
56 56 Monday, Jun 12 boxscore PIT @ HOU L 5 6 26-30 4 7.5 Williams Whitson Sambito 3:14 N 9,886 -
57 57 Tuesday, Jun 13 boxscore PIT @ HOU L 1 2 26-31 4 7.5 Forsch Bibby Sambito 2:25 N 10,487 --
58 58 Wednesday, Jun 14 boxscore PIT @ HOU W 6 4 27-31 4 6.5 Whitson Richard Tekulve 2:59 N 12,440 +
59 59 Friday, Jun 16 boxscore PIT @ ATL W 9 4 28-31 4 6.5 Blyleven Niekro Whitson 3:00 N 18,572 ++
60 60 Saturday, Jun 17 boxscore PIT @ ATL W 5 3 29-31 4 5.5 Candelaria Mahler Jackson 2:29 N 16,284 +++
61 61 Sunday, Jun 18 boxscore PIT @ ATL L 7 8 29-32 4 5.5 Hanna Bibby Skok 3:02 D 21,498 -
62 62 Monday, Jun 19 boxscore PIT CHC L 4 6 10 29-33 4 6.5 Sutter Jackson Hernandez 3:08 N 8,878 --
63 63 Tuesday, Jun 20 boxscore PIT CHC W 6 1 30-33 4 5.5 Blyleven Holtzman 2:30 N 10,912 +
64 64 Wednesday, Jun 21 boxscore PIT CHC W 2 1 31-33 4 4.5 Candelaria Burris 2:28 N 11,064 ++
65 65 Friday, Jun 23 boxscore PIT @ NYM L 2 3 11 31-34 4 4.0 Murray Whitson 3:15 N 16,594 -
66 66 Saturday, Jun 24 boxscore PIT @ NYM W 7 4 12 32-34 4 4.0 Tekulve Siebert Hamilton 3:50 D 17,810 +
67 67 Sunday, Jun 25 boxscore PIT @ NYM W 4 0 33-34 4 4.0 Blyleven Espinosa 2:15 D 16,748 ++
68 68 Monday, Jun 26 boxscore PIT STL W 11 8 34-34 4 3.0 Whitson Urrea Tekulve 3:01 N 5,045 +++
69 69 Tuesday, Jun 27 (1) boxscore PIT STL L 0 2 34-35 4 4.5 Vuckovich Candelaria Schultz 2:06 N 0 -
70 70 Tuesday, Jun 27 (2) boxscore PIT STL L 1 6 34-36 4 4.5 Falcone Reuss 2:22 N 9,229 --
71 71 Wednesday, Jun 28 boxscore PIT STL L 5 7 11 34-37 4 5.5 Thomas Tekulve 3:07 N 7,742 ---
72 72 Thursday, Jun 29 boxscore PIT NYM W 4 3 35-37 4 5.5 Jackson Lockwood Whitson 2:27 N 6,367 +
73 73 Friday, Jun 30 boxscore PIT NYM L 5 6 35-38 4 6.0 Murray Hamilton 2:53 N 31,947 -
74 74 Saturday, Jul 1 boxscore PIT NYM W 1 0 36-38 4 6.0 Rooker Lockwood Tekulve 2:01 N 7,912 +
75 75 Monday, Jul 3 boxscore PIT MON L 0 2 36-39 4 7.0 Dues Candelaria Rogers 2:26 N 7,480 -
76 76 Tuesday, Jul 4 (1) boxscore PIT MON W 3 1 37-39 3 6.0 Blyleven Schatzeder Tekulve 1:54 D 0 +
77 77 Tuesday, Jul 4 (2) boxscore PIT MON W 4 3 38-39 3 6.0 Robinson Twitchell Tekulve 2:17 D 15,001 ++
78 78 Thursday, Jul 6 boxscore PIT @ STL L 2 3 38-40 3 7.5 Denny Rooker 2:00 N 14,832 -
79 79 Friday, Jul 7 boxscore PIT @ STL W 2 1 39-40 3 6.5 Candelaria Vuckovich Tekulve 2:37 N 13,813 +
80 80 Saturday, Jul 8 boxscore PIT @ STL L 0 4 39-41 3 7.0 Martinez Robinson 2:17 N 20,524 -
81 81 Sunday, Jul 9 boxscore PIT @ STL W 6 1 40-41 3 7.0 Blyleven Forsch Tekulve 2:29 D 22,101 +
82 82 Thursday, Jul 13 boxscore PIT SFG L 0 4 40-42 3 7.5 Knepper Candelaria 2:11 N 13,984 -
83 83 Friday, Jul 14 boxscore PIT SFG W 5 2 41-42 3 6.5 Rooker Montefusco Tekulve 2:17 N 15,733 +
84 84 Saturday, Jul 15 boxscore PIT SFG L 5 6 11 41-43 3 6.5 Lavelle Whitson 3:19 D 16,174 -
85 85 Sunday, Jul 16 (1) boxscore PIT SDP W 3 2 10 42-43 3 6.0 Whitson Fingers 2:43 D 0 +
86 86 Sunday, Jul 16 (2) boxscore PIT SDP W 10 6 43-43 3 6.0 Jackson Kinney Tekulve 3:13 D 16,303 ++
87 87 Monday, Jul 17 boxscore PIT SDP W 8 7 10 44-43 3 5.0 Tekulve Fingers 3:35 N 7,045 +++
88 88 Tuesday, Jul 18 boxscore PIT LAD L 2 7 44-44 3 5.0 Sutton Robinson 2:45 N 15,125 -
89 89 Wednesday, Jul 19 boxscore PIT LAD W 6 3 45-44 3 4.0 Rooker Rau Tekulve 2:23 N 15,527 +
90 90 Thursday, Jul 20 boxscore PIT LAD W 7 6 10 46-44 2 4.0 Kison Forster 3:09 D 13,823 ++
91 91 Friday, Jul 21 boxscore PIT @ SFG W 3 0 47-44 2 4.5 Bibby Knepper 2:34 N 23,882 +++
92 92 Saturday, Jul 22 boxscore PIT @ SFG L 2 3 10 47-45 2 5.5 Curtis Tekulve 3:08 D 18,872 -
93 93 Sunday, Jul 23 boxscore PIT @ SFG L 1 3 47-46 3 6.5 Barr Candelaria 1:49 D 41,923 --
94 94 Tuesday, Jul 25 boxscore PIT @ SDP L 1 2 47-47 3 6.0 Owchinko Rooker 2:20 N 17,522 ---
95 95 Wednesday, Jul 26 boxscore PIT @ SDP L 5 6 47-48 3 6.0 Perry Kison Fingers 2:50 N 16,556 ----
96 96 Thursday, Jul 27 boxscore PIT @ SDP L 3 6 47-49 3 6.5 Shirley Whitson Fingers 2:44 D 14,076 -----
97 97 Friday, Jul 28 boxscore PIT @ LAD L 3 7 47-50 3 7.0 John Candelaria Forster 2:42 N 43,600 ------
98 98 Saturday, Jul 29 boxscore PIT @ LAD L 1 2 47-51 3 7.0 Sutton Robinson 2:13 N 46,139 -------
99 99 Sunday, Jul 30 boxscore PIT @ LAD W 5 3 48-51 3 6.0 Rooker Rau Tekulve 2:48 D 48,587 +
100 100 Monday, Jul 31 boxscore PIT @ MON L 2 3 48-52 3 7.0 Garman Blyleven 2:20 N 22,152 -
Rk Gm# Date Tm   Opp R RA Inn W-L Rank GB Win Loss Save Time D/N Attendance Streak
101 101 Tuesday, Aug 1 boxscore PIT @ MON L 3 4 48-53 3 7.0 Rogers Bibby Knowles 2:44 N 21,287 --
102 102 Wednesday, Aug 2 boxscore PIT @ MON W 3 0 49-53 3 7.0 Kison Schatzeder Tekulve 2:19 N 15,378 +
103 103 Friday, Aug 4 (1) boxscore PIT PHI L 0 2 49-54 3 7.0 Christenson Rooker 2:21 N 0 -
104 104 Friday, Aug 4 (2) boxscore PIT PHI W 5 2 50-54 3 7.0 Robinson Kaat 2:02 N 30,865 +
105 105 Sunday, Aug 6 (1) boxscore PIT PHI L 2 3 50-55 3 9.0 Ruthven Blyleven 2:21 D 0 -
106 106 Sunday, Aug 6 (2) boxscore PIT PHI L 0 5 50-56 3 9.0 Carlton Bibby 2:07 D 31,141 --
107 107 Monday, Aug 7 boxscore PIT @ CHC L 4 5 50-57 3 9.0 Moore Reuss Sutter 3:02 D 18,615 ---
108 108 Tuesday, Aug 8 boxscore PIT @ CHC W 9 5 51-57 3 7.5 Robinson Reuschel 2:47 D 26,037 +
109 109 Wednesday, Aug 9 boxscore PIT @ CHC L 4 5 51-58 3 8.5 Roberts Whitson 2:37 D 23,310 -
110 110 Thursday, Aug 10 boxscore PIT @ PHI L 1 3 51-59 4 9.5 Ruthven Blyleven 2:10 N 34,672 --
111 111 Friday, Aug 11 boxscore PIT @ PHI L 4 15 51-60 4 10.5 Carlton Kison 2:27 N 35,101 ---
112 112 Saturday, Aug 12 boxscore PIT @ PHI L 1 10 51-61 4 11.5 Lerch Bibby 2:38 D 30,110 ----
113 113 Sunday, Aug 13 boxscore PIT @ PHI W 7 3 52-61 4 10.5 Robinson Christenson 2:54 D 38,119 +
114 114 Monday, Aug 14 boxscore PIT CIN W 7 4 53-61 4 10.0 Rooker Moskau Tekulve 2:34 N 26,514 ++
115 115 Tuesday, Aug 15 boxscore PIT CIN L 3 4 10 53-62 4 10.0 Bair Whitson 3:05 N 16,400 -
116 116 Wednesday, Aug 16 boxscore PIT CIN W 13 2 54-62 4 9.0 Candelaria Bonham Jackson 2:24 N 15,490 +
117 117 Thursday, Aug 17 (1) boxscore PIT HOU W 5 1 55-62 4 7.5 Robinson Richard 2:12 N 0 ++
118 118 Thursday, Aug 17 (2) boxscore PIT HOU W 3 2 56-62 4 7.5 Kison Lemongello Tekulve 2:36 N 8,470 +++
119 119 Friday, Aug 18 boxscore PIT HOU W 6 3 57-62 3 6.5 Bibby Ruhle Tekulve 2:39 N 8,632 ++++
120 120 Saturday, Aug 19 boxscore PIT HOU W 4 2 58-62 3 6.5 Blyleven Bannister Tekulve 2:29 N 22,015 +++++
121 121 Sunday, Aug 20 (1) boxscore PIT HOU W 7 6 59-62 3 6.0 Rooker Dixon Tekulve 2:45 D 0 ++++++
122 122 Sunday, Aug 20 (2) boxscore PIT HOU W 3 1 60-62 3 6.0 Reuss Niekro 2:27 D 21,851 +++++++
123 123 Tuesday, Aug 22 boxscore PIT @ ATL W 3 1 61-62 3 5.5 Robinson Mahler Tekulve 2:42 N 9,348 ++++++++
124 124 Wednesday, Aug 23 boxscore PIT @ ATL W 4 3 12 62-62 3 4.5 Jackson Campbell 3:48 N 6,553 +++++++++
125 125 Thursday, Aug 24 boxscore PIT @ ATL W 5 1 63-62 2 3.5 Blyleven Niekro Tekulve 2:37 N 7,965 ++++++++++
126 126 Friday, Aug 25 boxscore PIT @ HOU L 5 7 63-63 3 3.5 Niekro Rooker Andujar 2:51 N 11,641 -
127 127 Saturday, Aug 26 boxscore PIT @ HOU L 2 7 63-64 3 4.5 Richard Kison 2:18 D 9,985 --
128 128 Sunday, Aug 27 boxscore PIT @ HOU W 8 5 64-64 3 4.5 Jackson Lemongello Tekulve 2:59 D 10,947 +
129 129 Monday, Aug 28 boxscore PIT @ CIN W 3 1 65-64 3 4.5 Candelaria Norman Whitson 2:32 N 23,612 ++
130 130 Tuesday, Aug 29 boxscore PIT @ CIN W 5 0 66-64 2 4.5 Blyleven LaCoss 2:09 N 24,967 +++
131 131 Friday, Sep 1 (1) boxscore PIT ATL W 8 3 67-64 2 3.5 Robinson Niekro Tekulve 2:30 N 0 ++++
132 132 Friday, Sep 1 (2) boxscore PIT ATL W 3 0 68-64 2 3.5 Kison Mahler Tekulve 2:12 N 14,306 +++++
133 133 Saturday, Sep 2 boxscore PIT ATL W 4 3 12 69-64 2 3.5 Jackson Camp 3:07 D 9,580 ++++++
134 134 Sunday, Sep 3 boxscore PIT ATL W 6 3 70-64 2 2.0 Tekulve Garber 3:00 D 8,594 +++++++
135 135 Monday, Sep 4 (1) boxscore PIT NYM W 7 4 71-64 2 1.0 Whitson Lockwood Jackson 2:42 D 0 ++++++++
136 136 Monday, Sep 4 (2) boxscore PIT NYM W 7 0 72-64 2 1.0 Bibby Berenguer 2:43 D 25,765 +++++++++
137 137 Tuesday, Sep 5 boxscore PIT NYM W 8 0 73-64 2 0.5 Reuss Koosman 2:08 N 18,476 ++++++++++
138 138 Wednesday, Sep 6 boxscore PIT @ STL W 4 1 74-64 2 0.5 Robinson Denny 2:04 N 7,945 +++++++++++
139 139 Thursday, Sep 7 boxscore PIT @ STL L 4 5 74-65 2 1.5 Lopez Jackson Littell 2:45 N 7,805 -
140 140 Friday, Sep 8 boxscore PIT @ NYM L 2 3 74-66 2 3.0 Murray Blyleven 2:13 N 4,749 --
141 141 Saturday, Sep 9 boxscore PIT @ NYM L 1 4 74-67 2 4.0 Kobel Rooker 2:19 N 8,881 ---
142 142 Sunday, Sep 10 boxscore PIT @ NYM L 9 11 74-68 2 4.0 Bernard Tekulve Cornejo 3:13 D 9,256 ----
143 143 Monday, Sep 11 boxscore PIT @ PHI L 3 10 74-69 2 5.0 Carlton Robinson 2:37 N 33,198 -----
144 144 Tuesday, Sep 12 boxscore PIT @ PHI W 5 1 75-69 2 4.0 Candelaria Christenson Tekulve 2:37 N 31,355 +
145 145 Wednesday, Sep 13 boxscore PIT STL W 7 1 76-69 2 4.0 Blyleven Falcone 2:19 N 6,398 ++
146 146 Thursday, Sep 14 boxscore PIT STL W 7 4 77-69 2 4.0 Rooker Forsch 2:27 N 5,294 +++
147 147 Friday, Sep 15 boxscore PIT MON W 6 1 78-69 2 3.0 Kison Fryman 2:25 N 15,146 ++++
148 148 Saturday, Sep 16 boxscore PIT MON W 12 5 79-69 2 3.0 Robinson Grimsley 2:56 D 8,079 +++++
149 149 Sunday, Sep 17 boxscore PIT MON W 5 3 80-69 2 2.0 Blyleven May Tekulve 2:24 D 8,544 ++++++
150 150 Tuesday, Sep 19 boxscore PIT @ CHC W 12 11 11 81-69 2 1.0 Jones Sutter 3:50 D 6,137 +++++++
Rk Gm# Date Tm   Opp R RA Inn W-L Rank GB Win Loss Save Time D/N Attendance Streak
151 151 Wednesday, Sep 20 boxscore PIT @ CHC L 1 5 81-70 2 2.0 Krukow Rooker 2:27 D 5,269 -
152 152 Thursday, Sep 21 boxscore PIT @ CHC W 3 2 14 82-70 2 1.5 Whitson Sutter Bibby 4:40 D 2,423 +
153 153 Saturday, Sep 23 boxscore PIT @ MON L 2 3 82-71 2 3.0 Grimsley Blyleven 2:27 D 20,324 -
154 154 Sunday, Sep 24 boxscore PIT @ MON L 0 4 82-72 2 4.0 Sanderson Kison 2:02 D 23,260 --
155 155 Monday, Sep 25 boxscore PIT CHC W 7 4 83-72 2 4.0 Candelaria Krukow 2:31 N 5,937 +
156 156 Tuesday, Sep 26 boxscore PIT CHC W 5 2 84-72 2 3.5 Robinson Lamp 2:20 N 6,515 ++
157 157 Wednesday, Sep 27 boxscore PIT CHC W 8 3 85-72 2 3.5 Reuss Burris 2:16 N 7,467 +++
158 158 Friday, Sep 29 (1) boxscore PIT PHI W 5 4 86-72 2 1.5 Tekulve Reed 2:11 N 0 ++++
159 159 Friday, Sep 29 (2) boxscore PIT PHI W 2 1 87-72 2 1.5 Tekulve Carlton 2:17 N 45,134 +++++
160 160 Saturday, Sep 30 boxscore PIT PHI L 8 10 87-73 2 2.5 Lerch Jackson Reed 3:00 D 28,905 -
161 161 Sunday, Oct 1 boxscore PIT PHI W 5 3 88-73 2 1.5 Jones Saucier Tekulve 2:16 D 30,224 +
Rk Gm# Date Tm   Opp R RA Inn W-L Rank GB Win Loss Save Time D/N Attendance Streak
Rank and Games Back are always at the end of all games played on that date.

1977 / 1979 Schedule, Box Scores and Splits