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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Mets 66-96W12461224000 021 011 583
Chicago Cubs 79-83L1113715000 000 012 3112
Date of Game:  Sunday, October 01, 1978
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Butch Benton - 1st career hit, 1st career RBI
  • Scot Thompson - 3 Doubles, 4 hits

  • New York Mets Batting Stats

    Lee Mazzillicf23.190200000.273148331166119
        Butch Bentonc21.038302200.50044020
    Doug Flynn2b27.166511000.2371564650363
    Willie Montanez1b30.183402000.256159123317969
    Dan Normanrf23.263411101.26619264101
    Steve Hendersonlf25.317100011.266157256106513
        Bruce Boisclairlf25.296200000.2241073514153
    Joel Youngblood3b-cf27.034301111.2521132637304
    Alex Trevinoc-3b21.036320012.25066000
    Sergio Ferrerss27.245311011.2123793010
    Kevin Kobelp24.364300001.1603145020
        Dale Murrayp28.241100000.00068305000
    Totals: 3458447.23510053378 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

    Ivan DeJesusss25.265401000.27816040333541
    Jerry Whitecf26.039510000.267772551104
    Scot Thompson1b22.299424010.4171919020
    Mike Vailrf26.326502101.318882874351
    Gene Clineslf31.360500101.2581098590174
    Ed Putman3b25.006300001.2001722030
        Greg Grossph26.061100100.2651246681393
        Mike Sember3b25.219000000.333912000
        Karl Pagelph23.186100001.00022000
    Larry Coxc31.020300000.281581352180
        Dave Raderph-c29.279101010.2031167653361
    Mick Kelleher2b31.068301000.25368346061
        Larry Biittnerph33.066000000.2561207744500
        Rudy Meoli2b27.153100000.10347279020
    Lynn McGlothenp28.188201000.18754191000
        Dave Kingmanph29.284101000.26611991728793
        Donnie Moorep24.230000000.26771102040
        Bobby Murcerph32.134100000.281146155296414
        Dave Geiselp23.256000000.0001818000
    Totals: 40311324.27514227606 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Scot Thompson 3 (3)
    RBIs:  Butch Benton 2 (2), Gene Clines (17), Greg Gross (39), Dan Norman (10), Mike Vail (35), Joel Youngblood (30)
    SH:  Ivan DeJesus (15)

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Kevin Kobel  (W 5-6)24.36479111302.921.1613853271
    Dale Murray  (Sv 7)28.24122201103.781.451811768305
    Pitching Totals:91131240 311912100376

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

    Lynn McGlothen  (L 5-3)28.18874313603.291.4500054202
    Donnie Moore24.23013110004.111.4400071102
    Dave Geisel23.25611111104.301.6511831818
    Pitching Totals:9853470 1183143322

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Dave Geisel; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Kevin Kobel 13-8-5;  Dale Murray 18-11-7;  Lynn McGlothen 0-0-0;  Donnie Moore 0-0-0;  Dave Geisel 11-8-3; 
    Batters Faced:  Kevin Kobel 31;  Dale Murray 13;  Lynn McGlothen 28;  Donnie Moore 4;  Dave Geisel 6; 
    Time of Game:  2:40    Attendance:  11,617
    Umpires:   Home:   John McSherry  1B  Bob Engel  2B  Jerry Dale  3B  Paul Runge 

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