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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Mets 31-43L3000 161 100 9101
Chicago Cubs 36-32W1300 160 00x 10150
Date of Game:  Monday, June 26, 1978
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Bruce Sutter - Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)

  • New York Mets Batting Stats

    Len Randle3b29.134411101.227618051158
    Elliott Maddoxrf30.188511001.265497430131
    Lee Mazzillicf23.093511101.286742576309
    Steve Hendersonlf25.220312200.258741738384
    Willie Montanez1b30.086412200.27273114711473
    John Stearnsc26.310300010.2526529652411
    Tim Foliss27.200321011.230459590101
    Doug Flynn2b27.069311010.241743830171
    Mike Bruhertp27.002100001.1051212000
        Kevin Kobelp24.267000000.250822000
        Ed Kranepoolph33.230111300.208341738290
        Butch Metzgerp26.034000000.00024190000
        Dale Murrayp28.144000000.00033270000
        Bruce Boisclairph25.199100000.223563003122
        Paul Siebertp25.021000000.0001472000
        Tom Grieveph30.114100001.23329636150
        Skip Lockwoodp31.313000000.00033369000
    Totals: 34910936.2947588372 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

    Ivan DeJesusss25.168401111.269673103169
    Greg Grosscf25.329511000.287525961231
    Bobby Murcerrf32.037321020.2506414703237
    Dave Kingmanlf29.187413100.2316085814403
    Larry Biittner1b32.334422200.278487023270
    Steve Ontiveros3b26.244412100.226615280140
    Rodney Scott2b24.253413000.3333191002
    Larry Coxc30.289200000.24331108190
        Dave Raderph-c29.182111410.221557042231
    Ray Burrisp27.308200002.16117200020
        Donnie Moorep24.133000000.3333566020
        Lynn McGlothenp28.091111000.25011148000
        Dave Geiselp23.159000000.00055000
        Mike Vailph26.229100000.22521220031
        Bruce Sutterp25.169000000.00027141000
    Totals: 351015943.4295576247 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Ivan DeJesus (10), Lynn McGlothen (1), Steve Ontiveros (10)
    HR:  Steve Henderson (8), Ed Kranepool (2), Lee Mazzilli (6), Willie Montanez (11), Dave Rader (2)
    RBIs:  Larry Biittner 2 (27), Ivan DeJesus (16), Steve Henderson 2 (38), Dave Kingman (40), Ed Kranepool 3 (9), Lee Mazzilli (30), Willie Montanez 2 (47), Steve Ontiveros (14), Dave Rader 4 (23), Len Randle (15)
    SB:  Ivan DeJesus (9), Rodney Scott 2 (2)
    CS: Rodney Scott (1)
    SF:  Steve Henderson (3), Len Randle (3)
    GDP:  John Stearns (7)

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Mike Bruhert27.00227332204.971.555411313
    Kevin Kobel24.26721100100.861.38000847
    Butch Metzger  (L 1-2)26.0340.13441006.321.8100024190
    Dale Murray28.1440.23220014.131.4300033270
    Paul Siebert25.02121001004.241.828441474
    Skip Lockwood31.31310000003.321.1200033345
    Pitching Totals:815109431 1385125939

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

    Ray Burris27.30845442124.681.5200018201
    Donnie Moore24.1330.23330014.501.427433566
    Lynn McGlothen  (W 1-0)28.0911.22221015.141.5700011159
    Dave Geisel23.1590.20000004.501.3300055
    Bruce Sutter  (Sv 9)25.16920000501.430.9899027141
    Pitching Totals:91099364 1613396572

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Mike Bruhert 5-4-1;  Kevin Kobel 0-0-0;  Butch Metzger 0-0-0;  Dale Murray 0-0-0;  Paul Siebert 8-4-4;  Skip Lockwood 0-0-0;  Ray Burris 0-0-0;  Donnie Moore 7-4-3;  Lynn McGlothen 0-0-0;  Dave Geisel 0-0-0;  Bruce Sutter 9-9-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Mike Bruhert 13;  Kevin Kobel 6;  Butch Metzger 5;  Dale Murray 5;  Paul Siebert 7;  Skip Lockwood 3;  Ray Burris 18;  Donnie Moore 5;  Lynn McGlothen 8;  Dave Geisel 2;  Bruce Sutter 6; 
    Time of Game:  3:14    Attendance:  12,188
    Umpires:   Home:   Bill Williams  1B  Dick Stello  2B  Bruce Froemming  3B  Eric Gregg 

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