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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Cincinnati Reds 16-12W1011 501 000 891
Chicago Cubs 12-11L1000 301 300 7132
Date of Game:  Tuesday, May 08, 1979
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Jerry Martin - 4 hits

  • Cincinnati Reds Batting Stats

    Cincinnati RedsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Ken Griffeycf-rf29.028510001.348277322137
    Dave Concepcionss30.325533300.3282812263176
    Joe Morgan2b35.232512100.3262619323119
    George Fosterlf30.158402010.349289614250
    Johnny Benchc31.153410012.1972216532122
    Arturo DeFreitas1b26.012402201.3081019030
        Dan Driessenph27.284000010.239257664182
        Paul Blairpr35.097000000.20031861000
        Frank Pastorep21.260000000.0001111000
    Champ Summersrf32.327210010.24116267170
        Doug Bairp29.259000000.00010129000
        Dave Tomlinp29.320000000.00013328000
        Dave Collinsph-1b26.200000010.38511425010
    Ray Knight3b26.131310111.300272040101
    Mike LaCossp22.343300002.167623000
        Pedro Borbonp32.157000000.40012534000
        Cesar Geronimocf31.058100001.194271168071
    Totals: 3689768.25030212239 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

    Ivan DeJesusss26.119310011.22923426283
    Bobby Murcerrf32.353522200.2812115734130
    Bill Buckner1b29.145511000.2352310343102
    Dave Kingmanlf30.138410011.241239407190
    Steve Ontiveros3b27.195423200.32923572060
        Sam Mejiaspr26.364000000.0007166000
    Jerry Martincf29.362504201.280224662120
    Tim Blackwellc26.262300022.3007180030
    Ted Sizemore2b34.023302000.257231300051
        Larry Biittnerph33.285100001.2509783020
        Steve Dillard2b28.089000000.0005185001
    Ken Holtzmanp33.186100000.2865264000
        Ray Burrisp28.259000000.00010232000
        Scot Thompsonph23.153100001.3431534050
        Donnie Moorep25.084000000.0009111000
        Mike Vailph27.180100000.5008295250
        Willie Hernandezp24.175000000.0008130000
        Gene Clinesph32.214101000.20010869000
        Lynn McGlothenp29.042000000.2738199000
    Totals: 37713647.3512599759 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Dave Concepcion (5), Arturo DeFreitas (2), Jerry Martin (5), Steve Ontiveros 2 (7)
    3B:  Bill Buckner (2)
    HR:  Dave Concepcion (3), Bobby Murcer (4)
    RBIs:  Dave Concepcion 3 (17), Arturo DeFreitas 2 (3), Ray Knight (10), Jerry Martin 2 (12), Joe Morgan (11), Bobby Murcer 2 (13), Steve Ontiveros 2 (6)
    SB:  Joe Morgan (9)
    SH:  Ivan DeJesus (4)
    SF:  Ray Knight (1)
    GDP:  Johnny Bench (2)

    Cincinnati Reds Pitching Stats

    Cincinnati RedsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Mike LaCoss  (W 3-0)22.3435.29432402.911.38000723
    Pedro Borbon32.1570.10000002.631.0400012535
    Doug Bair29.2591.14332113.861.8600010129
    Dave Tomlin29.3200.20000003.461.1500013328
    Frank Pastore  (Sv 4)21.26010000203.791.210001111
    Pitching Totals:91376471 000531026

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

    Ken Holtzman  (L 2-2)33.1863.26734403.911.480005433
    Ray Burris28.2590.10000008.362.0000010233
    Donnie Moore25.08422110214.201.530009111
    Willie Hernandez24.17520000202.701.000008129
    Lynn McGlothen29.04211002004.361.240008210
    Pitching Totals:9984681 000401116

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Mike LaCoss 0-0-0;  Pedro Borbon 0-0-0;  Doug Bair 0-0-0;  Dave Tomlin 0-0-0;  Frank Pastore 0-0-0;  Ken Holtzman 0-0-0;  Ray Burris 0-0-0;  Donnie Moore 0-0-0;  Willie Hernandez 0-0-0;  Lynn McGlothen 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Mike LaCoss 26;  Pedro Borbon 1;  Doug Bair 10;  Dave Tomlin 2;  Frank Pastore 4;  Ken Holtzman 24;  Ray Burris 1;  Donnie Moore 7;  Willie Hernandez 6;  Lynn McGlothen 6; 
    Time of Game:  3:11    Attendance:  12,254
    Umpires:   Home:   Dennis Riccio  1B  Fred Brocklander  2B  Dave Slickenmeyer  3B  Dick Cavenaugh 

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