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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Mets 28-37W1200 000 400 6110
St. Louis Cardinals 35-30L1000 000 200 262
Date of Game:  Sunday, June 24, 1979
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Feats and Milestones
  • George Hendrick - 1000th career game

  • New York Mets Batting Stats

    Frank Taverasss29.182522000.2546778001218
    Elliott Maddoxrf31.186512201.24127840040
    Lee Mazzillicf24.091401110.3336539653618
    Richie Hebner3b31.211300010.2945413434391
    Willie Montanez1b31.084311100.2016212953240
    John Stearnsc27.308401000.233634374279
    Joel Youngbloodlf27.301412100.27762325102610
    Doug Flynn2b28.067312110.233655303250
    Andy Hasslerp27.250300002.0001062000
        Dale Murrayp29.142100001.00031336000
    Totals: 35611634.3145066344 

    St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Garry Templetonss23.092501100.3156242311911
    Lou Brocklf40.006401000.3435025434194
        Will McEnaneyp27.131000000.00015239000
    Keith Hernandez1b25.247100030.326655927441
    Ted Simmonsc29.319400000.32162135818520
        Steve Swisherc27.320000000.11119430110
    George Hendrickrf29.249400001.3416410006312
    Tony Scottcf27.280312010.2986437623424
    Ken Reitz3b28.000311010.2766510103401
    Mike Tyson2b29.162300000.222508183152
        Ken Oberkfell2b23.051100000.2924477171
    Bob Forschp29.162200001.15614167030
        Tom Brunop26.149000000.2502567000
        Darold Knowlesp37.197000000.00025734000
        Roger Freedph33.022101100.23522332260
        John Fulghampr23.015000000.00022000
        Jerry Mumphreylf26.288000010.27848446062
    Totals: 3126262.19469610614 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Lou Brock (3), Roger Freed (1), Willie Montanez (11), Joel Youngblood (12)
    RBIs:  Doug Flynn (25), Roger Freed (6), Elliott Maddox 2 (4), Lee Mazzilli (36), Willie Montanez (24), Garry Templeton (19), Joel Youngblood (26)
    CS: Doug Flynn (3), Joel Youngblood (8)
    SF:  Willie Montanez (4)
    GDP:  Ted Simmons (3)

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Andy Hassler  (W 2-3)27.2506.25224206.211.7200010162
    Dale Murray  (Sv 2)29.1422.11002003.001.4600031336
    Pitching Totals:9622620 00041498

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Forsch  (L 3-7)29.1626.28662304.361.3200015170
    Tom Bruno26.14901000003.771.580002567
    Darold Knowles37.1970.11000003.521.6100025740
    Will McEnaney27.13121001101.711.0000015239
    Pitching Totals:91166340 000801216

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Bob Forsch; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Andy Hassler 0-0-0;  Dale Murray 0-0-0;  Bob Forsch 0-0-0;  Tom Bruno 0-0-0;  Darold Knowles 0-0-0;  Will McEnaney 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Andy Hassler 28;  Dale Murray 9;  Bob Forsch 28;  Tom Bruno 1;  Darold Knowles 2;  Will McEnaney 8; 
    Time of Game:  2:33    Attendance:  48,693
    Umpires:   Home:   John McSherry  1B  Paul Runge  2B  Bob Engel  3B  Dick Stello 

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