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Chicago Cubs 66-64L2102 000 000 371
Atlanta Braves 58-73W2000 001 30x 490
Date of Game:  Tuesday, August 29, 1978
Stadium:  Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

Greg Grosscf26.028500000.2671006441343
Rodney Scott3b24.317321011.284532410620
    Larry Biittnerph33.033100000.266987524460
Bill Buckner1b28.258512100.309909842514
Bobby Murcerrf32.101400101.275121152775312
Dave Kingmanlf29.251100030.2449389122643
Manny Trillo2b27.247401101.2561216223420
Ivan DeJesusss25.232400001.26512837132727
Tim Blackwellc26.010301010.24730154060
Rick Reuschelp29.105201000.13828231040
    Lynn McGlothenp28.155000000.08340177000
    Bruce Sutterp25.233000000.07752166000
    Jerry Whiteph26.006101000.24553231054
Totals: 3337354.21210076991 

Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

Jerry Roysterss25.315311010.27211543323223
Bob Beall1b30.127321010.259851051124
Gary Matthewsrf28.055412300.28310484615547
Jeff Burroughslf27.175201021.31412597920681
    Rod Gilbreathpr25.339000000.247974802256
    Gene Garberp30.290000000.09151357000
Bob Horner3b21.023300100.253676717490
Rowland Officecf25.308401001.2471185998337
Glenn Hubbard2b20.338303010.3041616042
Bruce Benedictc23.011200000.23166000
    Joe Nolanph-c27.109100010.250711413182
Eddie Solomonp27.201200000.1743590010
    Darrel Chaneyph30.173100000.217768383151
    Barry Bonnelllf24.306100000.221941941149
Totals: 2949462.31010605151 

Game Stats


2B:  Bill Buckner (21)
HR:  Gary Matthews (15)
RBIs:  Bill Buckner (51), Bob Horner (49), Gary Matthews 3 (54), Bobby Murcer (53), Manny Trillo (42)
SB:  Glenn Hubbard (2), Rodney Scott (20)
SH:  Rick Reuschel (9)
SF:  Bob Horner (7)
GDP:  Bob Beall (3), Barry Bonnell (11), Bob Horner (6)

Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

Rick Reuschel29.1056.17334103.031.1200028241
Lynn McGlothen  (L 4-2)28.15512112113.581.4273440188
Bruce Sutter25.2330.20000002.631.0700052166
Pitching Totals:8944621 734120595

Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

Eddie Solomon  (W 4-4)27.20176335303.981.4412933492
Gene Garber  (Sv 21)30.29021000102.060.9300051364
Pitching Totals:9733540 129385456

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Rick Reuschel 0-0-0;  Lynn McGlothen 7-3-4;  Bruce Sutter 0-0-0;  Eddie Solomon 12-9-3;  Gene Garber 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Rick Reuschel 29;  Lynn McGlothen 6;  Bruce Sutter 1;  Eddie Solomon 32;  Gene Garber 7; 
Time of Game:  2:26    Attendance:  3,244
Umpires:   Home:   Jerry Dale  1B  John McSherry  2B  (none)  3B  Bob Engel 

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