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Chicago Cubs 35-28L2001 000 000 162
Pittsburgh Pirates 31-33W2001 000 001 2100
Date of Game:  Wednesday, June 21, 1978
Stadium:  Three Rivers Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • John Candelaria - Threw 79% strikes
  • Ray Burris - 200th career game

  • Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

    Ivan DeJesusss25.163411000.274623052147
    Gene Clinesrf-lf31.258302110.27843793082
    Larry Biittner1b32.329400001.288436973230
    Dave Kingmanlf29.182401001.2255685414393
        Mick Kelleher3b30.332000000.21114292010
    Manny Trillo2b27.178400000.263605612260
    Steve Ontiveros3b26.239302000.215595260130
        Mike Vailrf26.224000000.22217216021
    Greg Grosscf25.324300000.292475911231
    Larry Coxc30.284300001.23828105180
    Ray Burrisp27.303300000.17216199020
    Totals: 3116113.1944455139 

    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Frank Taverasss28.179402100.2876261801820
    Omar Morenocf25.240302100.2116326711229
    Dave Parkerrf27.012301010.31062634114210
    Bill Robinsonlf34.361400000.2504610183277
    Willie Stargell1b38.107401000.2674919389312
    Rennie Stennett2b27.077400000.244579222231
    Ed Ottc26.346401000.259451884161
    Phil Garner3b29.052423000.2426257322511
    John Candelariap24.227200011.1381799000
    Totals: 32210221.3134636257 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Dave Kingman (6), Dave Parker (10)
    3B:  Ivan DeJesus (5)
    RBIs:  Gene Clines (8), Omar Moreno (12), Frank Taveras (18)
    SB:  Omar Moreno (29)
    SH:  John Candelaria (6), Omar Moreno (5), Frank Taveras (2)
    GDP:  Larry Biittner (5), Greg Gross (3)

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

    Ray Burris  (L 4-5)27.3038.210222104.501.511714317200
    Pitching Totals:8.71022210 1714317200

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    John Candelaria  (W 7-6)24.22796111303.131.382923617100
    Pitching Totals:9611130 2923617100

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  John Candelaria; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ray Burris 17-14-3;  John Candelaria 29-23-6; 
    Batters Faced:  Ray Burris 37;  John Candelaria 32; 
    Time of Game:  2:28    Attendance:  11,064
    Umpires:   Home:   Paul Pryor  1B  Ed Vargo  2B  Charlie Williams  3B  Terry Tata 

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