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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Chicago Cubs 77-78W1100 002 002 5150
St. Louis Cardinals 67-90L1010 002 010 4111
Date of Game:  Sunday, September 24, 1978
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Feats and Milestones
  • Jim Lentine - 1st career hit, 1st career RBI
  • Pete Vuckovich - Threw 76% strikes

  • Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

     
    Chicago CubsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Ivan DeJesusss25.258412001.27615339633539
    Greg Grossrf26.054301000.2711186621383
        Mike Vailph-rf26.319201100.316832823301
        Rodney Scottpr-3b24.343010000.2797526301526
    Bill Buckner1b28.284523100.32211110055707
    Larry Biittnerlf33.059512101.2571167704490
    Scot Thompsoncf-rf22.292402001.4211414020
    Manny Trillo2b27.273402010.2621466474520
    Dave Raderc29.272200001.1941107593331
        Bobby Murcerph32.127101200.282143154996414
        Tim Blackwellc26.036000000.22445169070
        Davey Johnsonph35.237100000.2346614304200
        Mike Semberpr-3b25.212000000.50069000
        Jerry Whiteph-cf26.032100001.26273251094
    Mick Kelleher3b31.061300001.25362340061
        Gene Clinesph31.353100001.2641048540154
        Larry Coxc31.013000000.288571342180
    Ken Holtzmanp32.325200002.20022257000
        Lynn McGlothenp28.181101000.15451188000
        Dave Kingmanph29.277100000.25811291027763
        Bruce Sutterp25.259000000.07763177000
    Totals: 40515519.375173011066 

    St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Garry Templetonss22.184501100.27915235824632
    Jerry Moralesrf29.218501003.23912710024454
    Keith Hernandez1b24.339401011.254155523116113
    Ted Simmonsc29.046311020.285148129221781
    George Hendrickcf28.341400011.27813793520742
    Ken Reitz3b27.092411011.24514694110741
    Mike Tyson2b28.254312000.2381207643242
        Wayne Garrettph30.296100000.2428110902121
        Ken Oberkfell2b22.143000000.1162231000
    Jim Lentinelf24.070302100.28666010
        Jerry Mumphreyph-lf26.015111000.25712039323613
    Pete Vuckovichp25.332201000.14344117030
        Roger Freedph32.114000110.232483062190
        Mike Ramseypr24.179000000.00077000
        Buddy Schultzp28.005000000.20061135000
        Tom Brunop25.241000000.0831741000
        Aurelio Lopezp30.003000000.2142532000
        Mark Littellp25.250000000.00070177000
    Totals: 35411366.31414868150 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Ivan DeJesus (24), Ted Simmons (40)
    3B:  Garry Templeton (12)
    HR:  Bill Buckner (5)
    RBIs:  Larry Biittner (49), Bill Buckner (70), Roger Freed (19), Jim Lentine (1), Bobby Murcer 2 (64), Garry Templeton (46), Mike Vail (30)
    SB:  Ivan DeJesus (39), Jerry Morales (4)
    CS: Greg Gross (1), Bobby Murcer (5)
    SH:  Tom Bruno (2), Ivan DeJesus (14), Scot Thompson (1)
    GDP:  Wayne Garrett (5), Garry Templeton (6)

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

     
    Chicago CubsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ken Holtzman32.32558334105.351.7238251326426
    Lynn McGlothen  (W 5-2)28.18133112303.471.471911851199
    Bruce Sutter  (Sv 26)25.25910000203.211.18128463177
    Pitching Totals:91144660 694425140802

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Pete Vuckovich25.33268330712.581.243426844134
    Buddy Schultz28.0051.13000003.671.23139461136
    Tom Bruno  (L 4-3)25.24113220102.021.105411741
    Aurelio Lopez30.0030.11000004.291.290002533
    Mark Littell25.2500.10001102.861.3300070193
    Pitching Totals:91555191 523913217537

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Pete Vuckovich; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ken Holtzman 38-25-13;  Lynn McGlothen 19-11-8;  Bruce Sutter 12-8-4;  Pete Vuckovich 34-26-8;  Buddy Schultz 13-9-4;  Tom Bruno 5-4-1;  Aurelio Lopez 0-0-0;  Mark Littell 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Ken Holtzman 27;  Lynn McGlothen 12;  Bruce Sutter 3;  Pete Vuckovich 26;  Buddy Schultz 7;  Tom Bruno 6;  Aurelio Lopez 2;  Mark Littell 2; 
    Time of Game:  3:35    Attendance:  17,033
    Umpires:   Home:   Andy Olsen  1B  Jim Quick  2B  Jerry Crawford  3B  Doug Harvey 


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