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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 1011   R H E
New York Mets 32-39W311.56919001 001 010 06 9170
Chicago Cubs 36-33L16.52412010 101 000 05 8130
Date of Game:  Saturday, June 30, 1979
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Lee Mazzilli - 2 home runs
  • John Stearns - 4 hits
  • Frank Taveras - 4 hits
  • Scot Thompson - 1st career stolen base

  • New York Mets Batting Stats

     
    New York MetsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Joel Youngbloodrf27.307612201.28568331113110
    Frank Taverasss29.188514010.2627378601220
    Lee Mazzillicf24.097322420.3407040184320
    Richie Hebner3b31.217421021.2956013494421
        Dale Murrayp29.148000000.00034339000
        Ed Glynnp26.027000000.0001230000
    John Stearnsc27.314604000.248694435319
    Willie Montanez1b31.090611001.2046813014250
    Steve Hendersonlf26.224602303.2766832442912
    Doug Flynn2b28.073600000.220715363250
    Craig Swanp28.212211001.09518110000
        Bruce Boisclairph26.203100000.22235386000
        Andy Hasslerp27.256000000.0001163000
        Ron Hodgesph30.008100001.16728310020
        Wayne Twitchellp31.112000000.40018255000
        Ed Kranepoolph34.234000000.162291799150
        Sergio Ferrerpr-3b28.152010000.000699000
    Totals: 46917958.3707388862 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

     
    Chicago CubsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Ivan DeJesusss26.172611001.2716747022011
    Scot Thompsonrf23.206411021.3214362091
    Bill Buckner1b29.198512110.2906910808394
    Dave Kingmanlf30.191422100.2996898527613
        Sam Mejiaslf27.052000000.11127186000
        Larry Biittnerph33.338100000.22631805150
        Dick Tidrowp32.047000000.33332209000
        Donnie Moorep25.137000000.20022124010
        Mike Vailph27.233111400.373343213150
    Jerry Martincf30.050511011.2946751112481
    Steve Ontiveros3b27.248300120.292616102210
    Barry Footec27.135501000.237614877203
    Ted Sizemore2b34.076502101.2626613432192
    Rick Reuschelp30.045301002.07115252010
        Bruce Sutterp26.173000000.00025203000
        Ken Hendersonph-lf33.015211001.278121340020
    Totals: 44813867.2957008988 

    Game Stats

     

    3B:  Steve Henderson (3), Dave Kingman (2), Rick Reuschel (1)
    HR:  Dave Kingman (27), Lee Mazzilli 2 (8), Mike Vail (3), Joel Youngblood (11)
    RBIs:  Bill Buckner (39), Steve Henderson 3 (29), Dave Kingman (61), Lee Mazzilli 4 (43), Steve Ontiveros (21), Ted Sizemore (19), Mike Vail 4 (15), Joel Youngblood 2 (31)
    SB:  Frank Taveras 2 (20), Scot Thompson (1)
    CS: Jerry Martin (2), Lee Mazzilli (7)
    SF:  Lee Mazzilli (2), Steve Ontiveros (2)
    GDP:  Willie Montanez (9)

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

     
    New York MetsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Craig Swan28.21267333513.211.1200018112
    Andy Hassler27.25622000005.811.6800011163
    Wayne Twitchell  (W 3-0)31.11220002204.271.7000018263
    Dale Murray29.1480.14551014.021.6100034339
    Ed Glynn  (Sv 4)26.0270.20000001.691.380001238
    Pitching Totals:111388672 00093915

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

     
    Chicago CubsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Rick Reuschel30.045711332514.051.3700016264
    Bruce Sutter26.17321002301.430.8900025203
    Dick Tidrow  (L 5-3)32.0471.13551024.741.5600032314
    Donnie Moore25.1370.22110007.071.7600022124
    Pitching Totals:111799583 00095905

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Craig Swan 0-0-0;  Andy Hassler 0-0-0;  Wayne Twitchell 0-0-0;  Dale Murray 0-0-0;  Ed Glynn 0-0-0;  Rick Reuschel 0-0-0;  Bruce Sutter 0-0-0;  Dick Tidrow 0-0-0;  Donnie Moore 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Craig Swan 27;  Andy Hassler 8;  Wayne Twitchell 8;  Dale Murray 6;  Ed Glynn 2;  Rick Reuschel 31;  Bruce Sutter 9;  Dick Tidrow 9;  Donnie Moore 4; 
    Time of Game:  3:31    Attendance:  28,394
    Umpires:   Home:   Dutch Rennert  1B  Ed Montague  2B  Lee Weyer  3B  Harry Wendelstedt 


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