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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Mets 1-0W1100 130 500 10130
Chicago Cubs 0-1L1101 001 003 6131
Date of Game:  Thursday, April 05, 1979
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Kelvin Chapman - 1st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career RBI
  • Richie Hebner - 4 hits
  • Jesse Orosco - 1st career game
  • Rick Reuschel - 1000th career strikeout
  • Jesse Orosco - 1st career game

  • New York Mets Batting Stats

     
    New York MetsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Lee Mazzillicf24.011422010.5001332001
    Kelvin Chapman2b22.307522100.40011010
    Richie Hebner3b31.131524400.80011290140
    John Stearnsc27.228310112.0001375010
    Willie Montanez1b31.004511001.20011234000
    Steve Hendersonlf26.138511201.2001257020
    Elliott Maddoxrf31.106402111.5001814010
    Doug Flynnss27.353300110.0001466010
    Craig Swanp28.126411002.250193000
        Dwight Bernardp26.309000000.000131000
        Jesse Oroscop22.004000000.00011000
    Totals: 3810131047.342114894 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

     
    Chicago CubsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Ivan DeJesusss26.086523000.6001404000
    Ted Sizemore2b33.355513200.60011278020
    Bill Buckner1b29.112500000.00011012000
    Dave Kingmanlf30.105413300.7501918130
    Bobby Murcerrf32.320300000.00011553000
        Willie Hernandezp24.142000000.0001123000
        Donnie Moorep25.051000000.0001103000
        Larry Biittnerph33.252100000.0001775000
        Dennis Lampp26.194000000.000147000
    Steve Ontiveros3b27.162401000.2501550000
    Jerry Martincf29.329411000.2501445000
    Barry Footec27.049400003.0001427000
    Rick Reuschelp29.324200001.0001238000
        Scot Thompsonrf23.1202121001.000120010
    Totals: 39613604.333147893 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Ivan DeJesus (1), Richie Hebner 2 (2), Dave Kingman (1), Elliott Maddox (1), Jerry Martin (1), Lee Mazzilli (1), Steve Ontiveros (1), Ted Sizemore (1)
    HR:  Richie Hebner (1), Dave Kingman (1)
    RBIs:  Kelvin Chapman (1), Doug Flynn (1), Richie Hebner 4 (4), Steve Henderson 2 (2), Dave Kingman 3 (3), Elliott Maddox (1), Ted Sizemore 2 (2), John Stearns (1), Scot Thompson (1)
    SB:  Lee Mazzilli (1)
    CS: Elliott Maddox (1)
    SH:  Doug Flynn (1)
    SF:  John Stearns (1)
    GDP:  Ted Sizemore (1)

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

     
    New York MetsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Craig Swan  (W 1-0)28.12689330313.381.13000195
    Dwight Bernard26.3090.243301027.004.00000131
    Jesse Orosco22.0040.1000000----00011
    Pitching Totals:91366041 0003127

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

     
    Chicago CubsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Rick Reuschel  (L 0-1)29.3246.18662619.001.670001249
    Willie Hernandez24.1420233100----0001122
    Donnie Moore25.0511.23110104.501.500001103
    Dennis Lamp26.19410001000.001.00000149
    Pitching Totals:9131010471 0004523

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Rick Reuschel; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Craig Swan 0-0-0;  Dwight Bernard 0-0-0;  Jesse Orosco 0-0-0;  Rick Reuschel 0-0-0;  Willie Hernandez 0-0-0;  Donnie Moore 0-0-0;  Dennis Lamp 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Craig Swan 32;  Dwight Bernard 6;  Jesse Orosco 1;  Rick Reuschel 29;  Willie Hernandez 3;  Donnie Moore 8;  Dennis Lamp 4; 
    Time of Game:  2:34    Attendance:  35,615
    Umpires:   Home:   Dennis Riccio  1B  Lanny Harris  2B  Dick Cavenaugh  3B  Joe Pomponi 


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