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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Atlanta Braves 55-64W1020 003 130 990
Chicago Cubs 61-57L1000 000 000 031
Date of Game:  Wednesday, August 16, 1978
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones

Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

Jerry Roysterss25.302300020.27010642412923
Rowland Officecf25.295501100.2461065878315
Gary Matthewsrf28.042410012.2869283412456
Jeff Burroughslf27.162322210.32211396718651
    Barry Bonnellpr-lf24.293010010.228881881149
Bob Horner3b21.010522201.267555514390
Joe Nolanc27.096412200.243601303141
Dale Murphy1b22.157411102.241114151196410
Chico Ruiz2b26.289411000.2921010000
Phil Niekrop39.137300001.21833537090
Totals: 3599856.2577773883 

Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

Ivan DeJesusss25.219400002.26711635932626
Jerry Whitecf25.358300010.24450228054
Bill Buckner1b28.245400000.303789721454
Bobby Murcerrf32.088400001.277109151574811
Dave Kingmanlf29.238300001.2418488219543
Davey Johnson3b35.198301000.2165314173160
    Ray Burrisp27.359000000.14030213020
    Willie Hernandezp23.275000000.00038105000
Rodney Scott2b24.304300000.287432310614
Tim Blackwellc25.362302000.19518142020
Mike Krukowp26.208200001.2081851010
    Mick Kelleher3b31.022100000.27741319020
Totals: 3003015.1006786434 

Game Stats


2B:  Bob Horner (12)
HR:  Jeff Burroughs (18), Bob Horner (14), Dale Murphy (19), Joe Nolan (3)
RBIs:  Jeff Burroughs 2 (65), Bob Horner 2 (39), Dale Murphy (64), Joe Nolan 2 (14), Rowland Office (31)
CS: Jerry Royster (13)
SH:  Phil Niekro (4)

Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

Phil Niekro  (W 15-12)39.13793001502.891.1200033541
Pitching Totals:9300150 00033541

Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

Mike Krukow  (L 5-1)26.20878873333.841.2013851854
Ray Burris27.35911110115.061.5500031214
Willie Hernandez23.27510002204.091.5700037104
Pitching Totals:9998564 138586372

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Phil Niekro 0-0-0;  Mike Krukow 13-8-5;  Ray Burris 0-0-0;  Willie Hernandez 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Phil Niekro 31;  Mike Krukow 32;  Ray Burris 4;  Willie Hernandez 5; 
Time of Game:  2:06    Attendance:  19,828
Umpires:   Home:   Eric Gregg  1B  Bill Williams  2B  Dick Stello  3B  Bruce Froemming 

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