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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Mets 13-16L1641222100 120 000 4100
Chicago Cubs 16-15W1--1613200 110 001 581
Date of Game:  Sunday, May 05, 1996
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Sammy Sosa - 2 home runs

  • New York Mets Batting Stats

    Lance Johnsoncf32.304501000.2862910071157
    Jose Vizcaino2b28.040422010.333266381104
    Bernard Gilkeylf29.223412101.325296227267
    Todd Hundleyc26.343402200.299275178240
    Butch Huskey1b24.177311000.2372666180
        Rico Brognaph-1b26.017000010.312242052140
    Jeff Kent3b28.059301011.287275014162
    Carl Everettrf24.337300010.20013119020
    Rey Ordonezss23.175401100.3332828060
    Pete Harnischp29.224200000.0005139000
        Kevin Robersonph28.097100000.22621159280
        Dave Mlickip27.331000000.000635000
        Edgardo Alfonzoph22.178100000.22722123030
        Jerry Dipotop27.346000000.00011122000
    Totals: 34410442.2942944281 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

    Brian McRaecf28.252200110.3003178221413
    Ryne Sandberg2b36.230400001.2112519047161
    Mark Grace1b31.311422000.3743011852171
    Sammy Sosarf27.174423301.238318339246
    Luis Gonzalezlf28.245200100.323307001182
    Scott Servaisc28.336301000.295263627230
    Leo Gomez3b30.064211001.288265015141
    Rey Sanchezss28.213301000.20928430152
    Kevin Fosterp27.112100001.182856000
        Bob Pattersonp36.355000000.00016385000
        Scott Bullettph27.131100000.18721159013
        Turk Wendellp28.3520000001.0001469000
    Totals: 2658514.3082867366 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Leo Gomez (5), Todd Hundley (8), Jeff Kent (6), Jose Vizcaino (6)
    3B:  Jose Vizcaino (3)
    HR:  Sammy Sosa 2 (9)
    RBIs:  Bernard Gilkey (26), Luis Gonzalez (18), Todd Hundley 2 (24), Brian McRae (14), Rey Ordonez (6), Sammy Sosa 3 (24)
    SH:  Kevin Foster (2), Leo Gomez (1)
    SF:  Luis Gonzalez (2), Brian McRae (2)

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Pete Harnisch29.22466440414.971.218355285191
    Dave Mlicki27.33121001003.001.38281711642
    Jerry Dipoto  (L 1-1)27.34601110014.202.2752311122
    Pitching Totals:8855142 116744222355

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

    Kevin Foster27.11268443106.871.681036340752
    Bob Patterson36.35510000001.641.641310316387
    Turk Wendell  (W 3-0)28.35222001101.801.204727201470
    Pitching Totals:91044420 1631006337509

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Pete Harnisch 83-55-28;  Dave Mlicki 28-17-11;  Jerry Dipoto 5-2-3;  Kevin Foster 103-63-40;  Bob Patterson 13-10-3;  Turk Wendell 47-27-20; 
    Batters Faced:  Pete Harnisch 23;  Dave Mlicki 7;  Jerry Dipoto 1;  Kevin Foster 26;  Bob Patterson 3;  Turk Wendell 9; 
    Time of Game:  2:42    Attendance:  25,949
    Umpires:   Home:   Frank Pulli  1B  Bob Davidson  2B  Greg Bonin  3B  Larry Vanover 

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