Support TBC:  If you're a frequent visitor and use the data on this site, please support The Baseball Cube by leaving a small tip.


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Chicago Cubs 68-57L1001 001 000 2101
San Francisco Giants 59-70W1000 101 30x 590
Date of Game:  Saturday, August 25, 1979
Stadium:  Candlestick Park
Feats and Milestones
  • Lynn McGlothen - 10 Strikeouts, Threw 84% strikes
  • Greg Minton - 1st career save

  • Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

    Ivan DeJesusss26.228400001.27612352654918
    Ken Hendersonrf33.071411101.277461374280
    Bill Buckner1b29.254400001.276122113313635
    Dave Kingmanlf30.247401002.290112102941954
    Steve Ontiveros3b27.304403001.2901176664450
    Jerry Martincf30.106400001.28212056416631
    Barry Footec27.191412101.24511153713424
    Steve Dillard2b28.198300001.330692495221
        Scot Thompsonph23.262101000.326921111243
    Lynn McGlothenp29.151302001.23133224020
        Willie Hernandezp24.284000000.25048170000
        Dick Tidrowp32.103000000.22260237010
        Larry Biittnerph34.029100000.323748482270
    Totals: 362102010.27811277668 

    San Francisco Giants Batting Stats

    San Francisco GiantsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Larry Herndoncf25.295512002.2551024296266
    Joe Strain2b25.117311012.2594747194
    Jack Clarkrf23.289321012.275128454268611
    Willie McCovey1b41.227412101.26896251415520
    Mike Ivielf27.017401302.31610061921724
        Greg Mintonp28.027000000.0003059000
    Darrell Evans3b32.091300011.256127127417645
    Johnnie LeMasterss25.067301011.266793031217
    Dennis Littlejohnc24.325401000.22231331120
    John Curtisp31.169200002.16124258030
        Greg Johnstonph-lf24.194200000.1601919130
    Totals: 33594413.2737836009 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Barry Foote (23), Larry Herndon (10), Mike Ivie (12), Steve Ontiveros (21)
    HR:  Barry Foote (13), Ken Henderson (2), Willie McCovey (15)
    RBIs:  Barry Foote (42), Ken Henderson (8), Mike Ivie 3 (72), Willie McCovey (52)
    SB:  Jack Clark (11)
    GDP:  Larry Biittner (6)

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

    Lynn McGlothen  (L 11-9)29.1516.184421014.081.385647934236
    Willie Hernandez24.2840.10111105.181.6173447168
    Dick Tidrow32.1031.11001203.711.40139460342
    Pitching Totals:89554131 765917141746

    San Francisco Giants Pitching Stats

    San Francisco GiantsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    John Curtis  (W 9-8)31.16977220924.211.36103693425290
    Greg Minton  (Sv 1)28.02723000102.091.09101003057
    Pitching Totals:910220102 113793455347

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  John Curtis; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Lynn McGlothen 56-47-9;  Willie Hernandez 7-3-4;  Dick Tidrow 13-9-4;  John Curtis 103-69-34;  Greg Minton 10-10-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Lynn McGlothen 29;  Willie Hernandez 2;  Dick Tidrow 6;  John Curtis 28;  Greg Minton 8; 
    Time of Game:  2:29    Attendance:  17,584
    Umpires:   Home:   Fred Brocklander  1B  Satch Davidson  2B  Jim Quick  3B  Paul Pryor 

    About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.