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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 1011   R H E
St. Louis Cardinals 21-16L1101 020 000 30 7121
New York Mets 12-23W1200 100 010 31 8120
Date of Game:  Sunday, May 20, 1979
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Doug Flynn - 500th career game
  • Richie Hebner - 5 RBis
  • Neil Allen - 1st career win

  • St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Garry Templetonss23.057611003.25734395073
    Lou Brocklf39.337422200.3762825212113
        Jerry Mumphreyrf26.253201000.30823421010
    Keith Hernandez1b25.212513210.267375643241
    Ted Simmonsc29.284410020.2793613327200
    Dane Iorgrf-lf29.009412110.29024101161
    Tony Scottcf27.245400012.2743734901812
    Ken Reitz3b27.331501201.248379822201
    Ken Oberkfell2b23.016512000.2622356130
    Bob Sykesp24.160300003.083731000
        Bernie Carboph31.289000010.15416952030
        Mark Littellp26.123100001.00016195000
        Darold Knowlesp37.162000000.00016725000
    Totals: 437127610.2793348624 

    New York Mets Batting Stats

    Steve Hendersonlf26.183310031.264332891127
    Frank Taverasss29.147623101.225377500311
    Lee Mazzillicf24.056522000.307353664209
    Richie Hebner3b31.176512501.2873013192181
    John Stearnsc27.273512200.205344083133
    Willie Montanez1b31.049500000.1953212652110
    Joel Youngbloodrf27.266411010.300332965155
    Doug Flynn2b28.032501000.185355001150
    Craig Swanp28.171200001.12510102000
        Alex Trevinoph21.267101000.4351117050
        Skip Lockwoodp32.276000000.00019412000
        Ron Hodgesph29.332100000.16716298000
        Dale Murrayp29.107000000.00018323000
        Neil Allenp21.116000000.00077000
        Gil Floresph26.205100000.33317132040
    Totals: 43812844.2793676484 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Richie Hebner (5), Ken Oberkfell (1), Alex Trevino (1), Joel Youngblood (7)
    HR:  Lou Brock (2), Richie Hebner (2), John Stearns (3)
    RBIs:  Lou Brock 2 (11), Richie Hebner 5 (18), Keith Hernandez 2 (24), Dane Iorg (6), Ken Reitz 2 (20), John Stearns 2 (13), Frank Taveras (3)
    SB:  Lee Mazzilli (9), Tony Scott (12)
    CS: Keith Hernandez (2), Joel Youngblood (4)
    GDP:  Garry Templeton (2)

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Sykes24.16086443314.391.76000761
    Mark Littell26.1231.12220103.601.3500016211
    Darold Knowles  (L 2-1)37.16214221013.461.9200016731
    Pitching Totals:10.31288442 000391003

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Craig Swan28.17176441713.391.2000010104
    Skip Lockwood32.27623002101.931.1400019388
    Dale Murray29.1070.12333003.661.6300018323
    Neil Allen  (W 1-5)21.1161.21000206.752.1300088
    Pitching Totals:1112776101 00055823

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Bob Sykes; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bob Sykes 0-0-0;  Mark Littell 0-0-0;  Darold Knowles 0-0-0;  Craig Swan 0-0-0;  Skip Lockwood 0-0-0;  Dale Murray 0-0-0;  Neil Allen 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Bob Sykes 33;  Mark Littell 6;  Darold Knowles 8;  Craig Swan 28;  Skip Lockwood 9;  Dale Murray 6;  Neil Allen 6; 
    Time of Game:  2:57    Attendance:  8,180
    Umpires:   Home:   Harry Wendelstedt  1B  Dutch Rennert  2B  Ed Montague  3B  Lee Weyer 

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