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Chicago Cubs 53-42W1000 210 510 9120
New York Mets 42-54L1000 110 000 2121
Date of Game:  Thursday, July 26, 1979
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Scot Thompson - 1st career home run

  • Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

    Ivan DeJesusss26.198502201.2789349643317
    Scot Thompsonrf23.232423300.35566851202
    Bill Buckner1b29.224421010.2809211039474
        Willie Hernandezp24.254000000.33334156000
    Larry Biittnerlf-1b33.364400100.293508241170
    Steve Ontiveros3b27.274312310.300876364370
        Steve Dillard2b28.168100000.25742222041
    Jerry Martincf30.076500000.2949253613541
    Tim Blackwellc26.341300000.19629202070
        Dick Tidrowp32.073000000.25045222010
        Mike Vailph27.259111000.349503374190
        Mick Kelleher3b32.001000000.27933379062
    Ted Sizemore2b34.102322000.2588913662242
        Miguel Dilonelf24.267000000.19439249164
    Mike Krukowp27.187100000.3512079160
        Barry Footec27.161211001.2458350910303
    Totals: 36912922.3339447401 

    New York Mets Batting Stats

    Frank Taverasss29.214501000.2519881102125
    Elliott Maddoxcf31.218212010.26751864091
        Gil Floresrf26.272200001.20536151050
    Joel Youngbloodrf-cf27.333502000.29592355133614
    Richie Hebner3b31.243501001.2648013696501
    Willie Montanez1b31.116401101.2259313265380
    Steve Hendersonlf26.250401001.2969334953812
    Ron Hodgesc30.034312010.21133315020
    Doug Flynn2b28.099401100.232925573350
    Tom Hausmanp26.117201000.1671244000
        Ed Kranepoolph34.260100000.178391809150
        Dale Murrayp29.174000000.00047352000
        Ed Glynnp26.053000000.0002139000
        Dan Normanph24.196100000.300430000
        Wayne Twitchellp31.138000000.40027264000
    Totals: 38212224.3168188635 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Barry Foote (16), Ron Hodges (2), Mike Vail (4)
    3B:  Bill Buckner (7)
    HR:  Steve Ontiveros (4), Scot Thompson (1)
    RBIs:  Larry Biittner (17), Ivan DeJesus 2 (33), Doug Flynn (35), Willie Montanez (38), Steve Ontiveros 3 (37), Scot Thompson 3 (20)
    SB:  Ivan DeJesus 2 (17), Frank Taveras (25)
    SH:  Mike Krukow (7)
    SF:  Larry Biittner (1), Scot Thompson (1)
    GDP:  Steve Henderson (7)

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

    Mike Krukow  (W 8-5)27.18759222303.421.420002083
    Dick Tidrow32.07320000003.741.3800045327
    Willie Hernandez24.25423000105.221.6600034155
    Pitching Totals:91222240 00099565

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Tom Hausman  (L 1-5)26.11765331012.291.060001254
    Dale Murray29.1740.14441004.201.5700047352
    Ed Glynn26.0531.23210212.771.650002147
    Wayne Twitchell31.13810000004.861.7800027272
    Pitching Totals:91298222 000107725

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Mike Krukow 0-0-0;  Dick Tidrow 0-0-0;  Willie Hernandez 0-0-0;  Tom Hausman 0-0-0;  Dale Murray 0-0-0;  Ed Glynn 0-0-0;  Wayne Twitchell 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Mike Krukow 25;  Dick Tidrow 6;  Willie Hernandez 9;  Tom Hausman 25;  Dale Murray 5;  Ed Glynn 9;  Wayne Twitchell 3; 
    Time of Game:  2:51    Attendance:  4,315
    Umpires:   Home:   Paul Pryor  1B  Jim Quick  2B  Fred Brocklander  3B  Ed Vargo 

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