May 14, 1980 - Phillies 9, Atlanta 1

Pete Rose went 3-for-4 with two runs scored and four batted in.
Pete Rose went 3-for-4 with two runs scored and four batted in.

The Phillies' bats exploded against Braves pitching today, getting 14 hits and 9 runs off of Braves starter Larry McWilliams and reliever Tommy Boggs. Eleven of the 14 hits were singles, and Pete Rose blasted two doubles and Larry Bowa one. The Phillies were also helped by three Braves errors, which helped score one unearned run for the Phils. Steve Carlton went six innings, giving up only one run, to earn his sixth victory of the season. Kevin Saucier and Tug McGraw performed mop-up duties for Lefty to finish the game.  

NL East Standings after games of May 14, 1980

 

Team

Wins

Losses

Pct.

GB

Pirates

18

9

.667

-

Cubs

14

14

.500

Phillies

13

13

.500

Cardinals

14

15

.482

5

Expos

13

15

.464

Mets

10

18

.357

 

Boxscore: Phillies 9, Braves 1

 

Phillies

2

2

4

0

1

0

0

0

0

-

9

Atlanta

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

-

1

 

 

 

Phillies

AB

R

H

RBI

Rose, 1B

4

2

3

4

McGraw, P

0

0

0

0

McBride, RF

4

1

3

2

Gross, RF-LF

1

0

0

0

G. Vukovich, LF

0

0

0

0

Schmidt, 3B

4

0

1

1

J. Vukovich, 3B

1

0

0

0

Luzinski, LF

4

0

0

0

Saucier, P

0

0

0

0

Smith, RF

1

0

0

0

Boone, C

5

1

1

0

Maddox, CF

5

1

1

0

Bowa, SS

4

1

3

0

Trillo, 2B

3

2

1

1

Carlton, P

2

1

1

0

Unser, LF-1B

1

0

0

0

TOTALS

39

9

14

8

 

 

 

Phillies

IP

H

R

ER

BB

SO

Carlton (W, 6-2)

6

2

1

1

3

4

Saucier

1

1

0

0

0

1

McGraw

2

2

0

0

1

2

 

 

 

Atlanta

AB

R

H

RBI

Royster, 2B

3

0

0

0

Horner, 3B

4

1

2

1

Matthews, RF

4

0

1

0

Chambliss, 1B

4

0

0

0

Burroughs, LF

2

0

0

0

Murphy, CF

4

0

2

0

Benedict, C

2

0

0

0

Hanna, P

0

0

0

0

Spikes, PH

1

0

0

0

Garber, P

0

0

0

0

Blanks, PH

1

0

0

0

Gomez, SS

3

0

0

0

McWilliams, P

0

0

0

0

Boggs, P

1

0

0

0

Nahorodny, PH-C

3

0

0

0

TOTALS

32

1

5

1

 

 

 

Atlanta

IP

H

R

ER

BB

SO

McWilliams (L, 2-3)

2

9

7

6

1

1

Boggs

3

4

2

2

0

1

Hanna

2

1

0

0

0

1

Garber

2

0

0

0

0

1

 

 

Game-winning RBI- Schmidt.

E- Royster (8), Chambliss (7), Burroughs (2). PB- Boone (2). DP- Atlanta 2. 2B- Bowa (4), Rose (2), Murphy (4). HR- Horner (1). CS- Bowa (2). SH- Carlton (1). WP- Boggs (2). HBP- McWilliams (1, Rose). T- 2:43. A- 4,625.

Starting Lineups

 

Philadelphia Phillies

 

Atlanta Braves

Rose 1B

1

Royster 2B

McBride RF

2

Horner 3B

Schmidt 3B

3

Matthews LF

Luzinski LF

4

Chambliss 1B

Boone C

5

Burroughs LF

Maddox CF

6

Murphy CF

Bowa SS

7

Benedict C

Trillo 2B

8

Gomez SS

Carlton P

9

McWilliams P

 

Game Summary

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PHILLIES 1ST: Rose was hit by a pitch; McBride singled to right [Rose to third]; Schmidt grounded out (third to first) [Rose scored, McBride to second]; Luzinski reached on an error by Royster [McBride scored (unearned)]; Boone forced Luzinski (third to second); Maddox forced Boone (third to second); 2 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Phillies 2, Braves 0.

 

BRAVES 1ST: Royster made an out to right; Horner popped to shortstop; Matthews popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Phillies 2, Braves 0.

 

PHILLIES 2ND: Bowa doubled to left; Bowa was caught stealing third (catcher to third); Trillo walked; Carlton singled to third [Trillo to second]; Rose doubled to right [Trillo scored, Carlton to third]; McBride singled to right [Carlton scored, Rose out at home (right to catcher), McBride to second (on throw
to home)]; Schmidt singled to shortstop [McBride to third]; Luzinski was called out on strikes; 2 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Phillies 4, Braves 0.

 

BRAVES 2ND: Chambliss made an out to center; Burroughs walked; Murphy was called out on strikes; Benedict forced Burroughs (third to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Phillies 4, Braves 0.

 

PHILLIES 3RD: Boone singled to left; Maddox singled to center [Boone to second]; Bowa singled to center [Boone to third, Maddox to second]; BOGGS REPLACED MCWILLIAMS (PITCHING); Trillo grounded out (shortstop to first) [Boone scored, Maddox to third, Bowa to second]; Carlton made an out to right; Rose singled to left [Maddox scored, Bowa scored]; Boggs threw a wild pitch [Rose to second]; McBride singled to right [Rose scored]; Schmidt lined to shortstop; 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Phillies 8, Braves 0.

 

BRAVES 3RD: Gomez walked; Boggs lined to center; Royster walked [Gomez to second]; Horner struck out; Matthews was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Phillies 8, Braves 0.

 

PHILLIES 4TH: Luzinski struck out; Boone lined to left; Maddox popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Phillies 8, Braves 0.

 

BRAVES 4TH: Chambliss grounded out (second to first); Burroughs grounded out (shortstop to first); Murphy singled to left; Benedict made an out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Phillies 8, Braves 0.

 

PHILLIES 5TH: Bowa grounded out (second to first); Trillo singled to right; Carlton out on a sacrifice bunt (third to second) [Trillo to second]; Rose doubled to left [Trillo scored]; McBride popped to shortstop; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Phillies 9, Braves 0.

 

BRAVES 5TH: GROSS REPLACED MCBRIDE (PLAYING RF); Gomez struck out; NAHORODNY BATTED FOR BOGGS; Nahorodny made an out to right; Royster lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Phillies 9, Braves 0.

 

PHILLIES 6TH: HANNA REPLACED BENEDICT (PITCHING); NAHORODNY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Schmidt was called out on strikes; Luzinski grounded out (third to first); Boone made an out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Phillies 9, Braves 0.

 

BRAVES 6TH: Horner homered; Matthews grounded out (third to first); Chambliss made an out to center; Burroughs popped to shortstop; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Phillies 9, Braves 1.

 

PHILLIES 7TH: Maddox made an out to center; Bowa singled to second; Trillo grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Bowa out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Phillies 9, Braves 1.

 

BRAVES 7TH: SAUCIER REPLACED LUZINSKI (PITCHING); UNSER REPLACED CARLTON (PLAYING LF); Murphy doubled to right; SPIKES BATTED FOR HANNA; Boone allowed a passed ball [Murphy to third]; Spikes was called out on strikes; Gomez grounded out (third to first); Nahorodny grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Phillies 9, Braves 1.

 

PHILLIES 8TH: GARBER REPLACED SPIKES (PITCHING); Unser reached on an error by Chambliss; Rose grounded into a double play (first to shortstop) [Unser out at second]; Gross grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. Phillies 9, Braves 1.

 

BRAVES 8TH: MCGRAW REPLACED ROSE (PITCHING); GROSS CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); J. VUKOVICH REPLACED SCHMIDT (PLAYING 3B); SMITH REPLACED SAUCIER (PLAYING RF); UNSER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); Royster struck out; Horner singled to center; Matthews singled to left [Horner to second]; Chambliss made an out to center; Burroughs walked [Horner to third, Matthews to second]; Murphy was called out on strikes; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. Phillies 9, Braves 1.

 

PHILLIES 9TH: J. Vukovich reached on an error by Burroughs [J. Vukovich to second]; Smith struck out; Boone grounded out (shortstop to first); Maddox grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Phillies 9, Braves 1.

 

BRAVES 9TH: G. VUKOVICH REPLACED GROSS (PLAYING LF); BLANKS BATTED FOR GARBER; Blanks popped to catcher in foul territory; Gomez made an out to center; Nahorodny popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Phillies 9, Braves 1.