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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
San Francisco Giants 62-52W112259000 222 000 6140
New York Mets 59-52L114.52610002 100 001 481
Date of Game:  Wednesday, August 05, 1998
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Russ Ortiz - 1st career win

  • San Francisco Giants Batting Stats

    San Francisco GiantsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Marvin Benardrf28.197502100.313743061164
    Bill Mueller3b27.141311020.3001062896392
    Ellis Burkscf33.328513001.294105139317585
    Barry Bondslf34.012401210.2781101852218119
    Jeff Kent2b30.151512000.2758884515707
        Robb Nenp28.250000000.00054329000
    J.T. Snow1b30.161411100.2589975113641
    Rey Sanchezss-2b30.305412000.292857162260
    Doug Mirabellic27.291411201.187823020
    Russ Ortizp24.061401002.1821212000
        Rich Auriliass26.338000000.295832437383
    Totals: 38614634.3688246759 

    New York Mets Batting Stats

    Tony Phillipsrf39.102402111.333182007191
    Lenny Harris3b33.281510001.2748511520153
    John Olerud1b30.000402201.342111118514651
    Brian McRaecf30.344400002.2631091170165319
    Matt Francolf28.351310010.28666208190
    Carlos Baerga2b29.274312011.29010511835460
    Todd Prattc31.177400001.302261672170
    Rey Ordonezss25.267211111.2571043740303
        Todd Hundleyph29.070100000.16124799060
    Bobby Jonesp28.176100001.21919138020
        Willie Blairp32.230000000.08325277000
        Luis Lopezph27.335100000.277853201132
        Mel Rojasp31.238000000.00039501000
        Mike Piazzaph29.335101000.31010379219631
    Totals: 3348449.24291910273 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Carlos Baerga (24), Marvin Benard (9), Barry Bonds (32), Ellis Burks (24), Doug Mirabelli (2), John Olerud 2 (23), Rey Ordonez (11), Rey Sanchez (10), J.T. Snow (18)
    RBIs:  Marvin Benard (16), Barry Bonds 2 (81), Doug Mirabelli 2 (2), John Olerud 2 (65), Rey Ordonez (30), Tony Phillips (9), J.T. Snow (64)
    SB:  Marvin Benard (4), Ellis Burks (5), Jeff Kent (7)
    SH:  Bobby Jones (11)
    GDP:  Lenny Harris (9), Jeff Kent (10)

    San Francisco Giants Pitching Stats

    San Francisco GiantsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Russ Ortiz  (W 1-1)24.06186444804.501.5311975441212
    Robb Nen  (Sv 29)28.25012000101.090.821412254332
    Pitching Totals:9844490 133874666344

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Bobby Jones  (L 7-7)28.176512661203.991.2388602822146
    Willie Blair32.23021001105.251.4626161025314
    Mel Rojas31.23821001104.291.6224131139501
    Pitching Totals:91466340 138894986961

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Russ Ortiz 119-75-44;  Robb Nen 14-12-2;  Bobby Jones 88-60-28;  Willie Blair 26-16-10;  Mel Rojas 24-13-11; 
    Batters Faced:  Russ Ortiz 33;  Robb Nen 5;  Bobby Jones 26;  Willie Blair 8;  Mel Rojas 7; 
    Time of Game:  2:57    Attendance:  35,571
    Umpires:   Home:   Jim Quick  1B  Jeff Nelson  2B  Jeff Kellogg  3B  Kerwin Danley 

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