Support TBC:  If you're a frequent visitor and use the data on this site, please support The Baseball Cube by leaving a small tip.


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Chicago Cubs 59-52L243510030 001 301 8121
St. Louis Cardinals 60-53W744611200 432 11x 13170
Date of Game:  Friday, August 10, 1979
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Feats and Milestones
  • Garry Templeton - 4 hits

  • Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

    Ivan DeJesusss26.213412110.28110851154317
    Scot Thompsoncf23.247511001.34178971203
    Bill Buckner1b29.239513300.291107111811594
    Dave Kingmanlf30.232522100.29898101538904
    Larry Biittnerrf34.014321020.291638372220
    Steve Ontiveros3b27.289312211.2811026514420
    Tim Blackwellc26.356300001.19537210070
        Barry Footeph-c27.176100000.2379652210334
    Steve Dillard2b28.183401100.319552353121
    Mike Krukowp27.202200001.3492382170
        Doug Capillap27.2160000001.000744000
        Mike Vailph27.274100000.345593465220
        Willie Hernandezp24.269000000.33342164000
        Jerry Martinph30.091100000.28810554915591
        Ken Holtzmanp33.280000000.24422281010
        Dick Tidrowp32.088000000.25051228010
    Totals: 37812844.32410536890 

    St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Garry Templetonss23.139534200.33810546664016
    Jerry Mumphreylf26.335522301.317834813224
    Keith Hernandez1b25.294422111.3321116388786
    Ted Simmonsc30.001501201.31580137619650
    George Hendrickrf29.296422010.30110210389542
    Tony Scottcf27.327401102.27310741955430
    Ken Reitz3b28.047502202.26411010556541
    Ken Oberkfell2b23.098522000.313851181192
    Silvio Martinezp23.357221000.1402453040
        Will McEnaneyp27.178100001.00033257000
    Totals: 4013171128.4258405901 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Bill Buckner (30), George Hendrick (23), Keith Hernandez (32), Steve Ontiveros (17), Ken Reitz (31), Tony Scott (17), Ted Simmons (20), Scot Thompson (10)
    3B:  Dave Kingman (3)
    HR:  Bill Buckner (11), Dave Kingman (38), Jerry Mumphrey (3)
    RBIs:  Bill Buckner 3 (59), Ivan DeJesus (43), Steve Dillard (12), Keith Hernandez (78), Dave Kingman (90), Jerry Mumphrey 3 (22), Steve Ontiveros 2 (42), Ken Reitz 2 (54), Tony Scott (54), Ted Simmons 2 (65), Garry Templeton 2 (40)
    SB:  Keith Hernandez (6)
    SH:  Silvio Martinez (7)
    GDP:  Tim Blackwell (3)

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

    Mike Krukow  (L 9-7)27.2024.212870414.041.490002386
    Doug Capilla27.2160.10000007.711.71000744
    Willie Hernandez24.26923332305.591.6900041162
    Ken Holtzman33.28002110004.861.6200022450
    Dick Tidrow32.08810000104.011.4100051333
    Pitching Totals:8171211281 0001441075

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Silvio Martinez  (W 10-5)23.3576.111773313.361.230002355
    Will McEnaney27.1782.21111113.131.1300033257
    Pitching Totals:91288442 00056312

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Mike Krukow; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Mike Krukow 0-0-0;  Doug Capilla 0-0-0;  Willie Hernandez 0-0-0;  Ken Holtzman 0-0-0;  Dick Tidrow 0-0-0;  Silvio Martinez 0-0-0;  Will McEnaney 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Mike Krukow 28;  Doug Capilla 1;  Willie Hernandez 11;  Ken Holtzman 2;  Dick Tidrow 2;  Silvio Martinez 31;  Will McEnaney 10; 
    Time of Game:  2:51    Attendance:  0
    Umpires:   Home:   Ed Montague  1B  Lanny Harris  2B  Harry Wendelstedt  3B  Dutch Rennert 

    About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.