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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Philadelphia Phillies 23-11W1025 100 320 13160
Chicago Cubs 16-15L1000 000 000 031
Date of Game:  Wednesday, May 16, 1979
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones

Philadelphia Phillies Batting Stats

Philadelphia PhilliesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Bake McBriderf30.102522010.216326603147
Larry Bowass33.161100001.287341376075
    Ramon Aviles2b27.115322100.52489070
Pete Rose1b38.032511102.3463425371154
    Mike Andersonlf27.329000000.38513655010
Mike Schmidt3b29.231331220.2703495812281
Del Unserlf-1b34.158533201.444191546061
Garry Maddoxcf29.257422301.277339915186
    Greg Grosscf26.288100000.18220688000
Tim McCarverc37.212301022.190101832030
Rudy Meoli2b-ss28.015502400.18510289050
Steve Carltonp34.145502002.1609457020
Totals: 4013161359.40025611998 

Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

Ivan DeJesusss26.127402000.22329432284
Mike Vailrf27.188300000.33312299250
Bill Buckner1b29.153300000.2523110423143
Dave Kingmanlf30.146300001.281319489240
Steve Ontiveros3b27.203300001.319315800100
Jerry Martincf30.005300001.269304742150
Barry Footec27.090301000.18527453491
Ted Sizemore2b34.031300000.252311308181
    Ray Burrisp28.267100000.00012234000
    Steve Dillardph28.097100001.0009189001
    Bill Caudillp22.307000000.00022000
    Sam Mejiasph27.007100001.00010169000
Totals: 2803005.1072556130 

Game Stats


2B:  Barry Foote (3), Garry Maddox (8), Bake McBride (2), Rudy Meoli (2), Pete Rose (12)
3B:  Bake McBride (3), Tim McCarver (1)
HR:  Garry Maddox (5), Mike Schmidt (12)
RBIs:  Ramon Aviles (7), Garry Maddox 3 (18), Rudy Meoli 4 (5), Pete Rose (15), Mike Schmidt 2 (28), Del Unser 2 (6)
CS: Pete Rose (1)
GDP:  Bill Buckner (2), Steve Carlton (1), Bake McBride (3)

Philadelphia Phillies Pitching Stats

Philadelphia PhilliesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Steve Carlton  (W 4-5)34.14593000503.661.200009461
Pitching Totals:9300050 0009461

Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

Rick Reuschel  (L 2-5)30.00026773205.821.510009257
Ray Burris28.26744111307.111.8900012235
Bill Caudill22.30736551427.501.5000022
Pitching Totals:9161313592 00023494

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Steve Carlton 0-0-0;  Rick Reuschel 0-0-0;  Ray Burris 0-0-0;  Bill Caudill 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Steve Carlton 28;  Rick Reuschel 14;  Ray Burris 16;  Bill Caudill 16; 
Time of Game:  2:21    Attendance:  18,015
Umpires:   Home:   Dennis Riccio  1B  Bill Lawson  2B  Dave Slickenmeyer  3B  Dick Cavenaugh 

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