Update:   Players of the Month - Includes Players, Pitchers and Rookies -  Historical view of Players of the Month, Pitchers of the Month and Rookies of the Month. Updated in-season and includes a list of most frequent winners.


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Mets 11-15L14.55919000 100 210 492
Philadelphia Phillies 12-8W10.5238101 050 02x 9130
Date of Game:  Friday, May 05, 1978
Stadium:  Veterans Stadium
Feats and Milestones

New York Mets Batting Stats

Len Randle3b29.082401011.16525769043
Elliott Maddoxrf30.136311100.1548702020
    Butch Metzgerp25.347000000.0009175000
    Joel Youngbloodph26.251100000.29412162020
Lee Mazzillicf23.041501001.290262093113
Willie Montanez1b30.034411011.215251099281
Steve Hendersonlf25.168402200.194261254171
Bobby Valentine2b27.357411001.300145211100
John Stearnsc26.258210021.18424255043
Doug Flynnss27.017300000.25326335040
    Bruce Boisclairph25.147000000.21620264151
    Tom Grieveph-rf30.062100000.2949616120
Nino Espinosap24.263201001.167652000
    Mardie Cornejop26.274000000.0001111000
    Ed Kranepoolph-rf33.178201100.217111715140
    Sergio Ferrerss27.096000000.000561000
Totals: 3549446.2572577071 

Philadelphia Phillies Batting Stats

Philadelphia PhilliesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Bake McBriderf29.091422100.26915521083
Larry Bowass32.150402000.297201206054
Mike Schmidt3b28.220432110.341207995173
Greg Luzinskilf27.164311210.282209103102
    Jerry Martinlf28.359101100.26915331170
Richie Hebner1b30.161411011.288171169182
Garry Maddoxcf28.246411100.297208240116
Bob Boonec30.168300110.267186752130
Jim Morrison2b25.224413101.375510030
Jim Lonborgp36.019100001.1825388030
    Ron Reedp35.184100001.0008361000
    Tug McGrawp33.248000000.0008528000
Totals: 33913844.3941717722 

Game Stats


2B:  Steve Henderson (2), Greg Luzinski (6), Elliott Maddox (1), Willie Montanez (5), Bobby Valentine (2)
3B:  Jim Morrison (1), Len Randle (2)
HR:  Mike Schmidt (5)
RBIs:  Bob Boone (13), Steve Henderson 2 (17), Ed Kranepool (4), Greg Luzinski 2 (10), Elliott Maddox (2), Garry Maddox (11), Jerry Martin (7), Bake McBride (8), Jim Morrison (3), Mike Schmidt (17)
SH:  Bob Boone (2), Larry Bowa (1), Jim Lonborg (1)
SF:  Elliott Maddox (1), Garry Maddox (2), Bake McBride (1)

New York Mets Pitching Stats

Nino Espinosa  (L 1-2)24.2634.19763115.031.68000654
Mardie Cornejo26.2741.21000104.501.630001111
Butch Metzger25.34723221208.252.170009175
Pitching Totals:81398441 00026240

Philadelphia Phillies Pitching Stats

Philadelphia PhilliesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Jim Lonborg  (W 3-2)36.0196.16333404.221.310005404
Ron Reed35.18412111002.081.380008368
Tug McGraw  (Sv 2)33.2481.21000200.820.730008528
Pitching Totals:9944460 000211300

Other Game Information


Balks:  Nino Espinosa; Butch Metzger; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Nino Espinosa 0-0-0;  Mardie Cornejo 0-0-0;  Butch Metzger 0-0-0;  Jim Lonborg 0-0-0;  Ron Reed 0-0-0;  Tug McGraw 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Nino Espinosa 26;  Mardie Cornejo 7;  Butch Metzger 10;  Jim Lonborg 28;  Ron Reed 6;  Tug McGraw 6; 
Time of Game:  2:45    Attendance:  22,116
Umpires:   Home:   John Kibler  1B  Nick Colosi  2B  Satch Davidson  3B  Joe West 

About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

Please Support The Baseball Cube.