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Chicago Cubs 3 New York Mets 2

+ Boxscore: Sun, April 23,1978
1978-04-22 - 1978-04-24
  123 456 789 101112 13  R H E
New York Mets (9-7)010 000 001 000 X 2100
Chicago Cubs (8-6)200 000 000 001 X 3101
Date of Game: Sun, April 23,1978
Stadium: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 7,692
Time of Game: 3:04

Feats and Milestones
Joe Wallis:4 hits
Winning Pitcher: Guillermo Hernandez (2-0)
Losing Pitcher: Butch Metzger (0-1)

Home Runs: Steve Henderson (4), Willie Montanez (2)
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
MON85.615--604515W4
CHN86.5710.553503W1
NYN97.5621.548480L1
PIT67.4622.06373-10W3
PHI56.4552.048453L3
SLN510.3334.06273-11L6
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    New York Mets Batting
    NYNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Len Randle3b29.0706
    01000.143760032
    Doug Flynn2b27.0056
    00001.298325030
    Bruce Boisclairrf25.1356
    02001.281255141
    Ed Kranepoollf33.1665
    00001.1181710120
    Willie Montanez1b30.0225
    13110.2311089240
    Lee Mazzillicf23.0295
    01002.246199241
    Ron Hodgesc28.3054
    01000.182240020
    John Stearnsph-c26.2461
    00001.136246022
    Tim Foliss27.1363
    00011.150930021
    Nino Espinosap24.2512
    00000.12550000
    Joel Youngbloodph26.2391
    00000.250156000
    Mardie Cornejop26.262000000--7000
    Bob Myrickp25.204000000--71000
    Steve Hendersonph25.1561
    11100.1851154120
    Skip Lockwoodp31.249000000.000344000
    Bobby Valentineph27.3451
    01000.500511020
    Butch Metzgerp25.335000000--170000
    Totals46210227.2031727178-
    Chicago Cubs Batting
    CHNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Ivan DeJesusss25.1043
    10020.305257041
    Larry Biittner1b32.2705
    12000.256667260
    Bobby Murcerrf31.3385
    13201.2941420080
    Dave Kingmanlf29.1232
    00010.217811261
    Greg Grossph-lf25.2652
    00000.310554050
    Steve Ontiveros3b26.1805
    00002.121478020
    Dave Raderc29.1185
    01000.269663051
    Joe Walliscf26.1055
    04100.385200010
    Mick Kelleher2b30.2734
    00000.182283010
    Willie Hernandezp23.160000000--73000
    Ray Burrisp27.2442
    00000.250187000
    Bruce Sutterp25.1050
    00000.000120000
    Rudy Meoli2b26.3581
    00000.000236000
    Totals39310333.2581215949-
    Game Stats
    New York Mets Pitching
    NYNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Nino Espinosa24.251-65222203.120.2745239
    Mardie Cornejo26.262-1.11000101.800.10770
    Bob Myrick25.204-0.20001002.250.137725
    Skip Lockwood31.249-21000004.500.078320105
    Butch Metzger25.335L 0-11.231100011.250.7541701
    Totals11.71033330--
    Chicago Cubs Pitching
    CHNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Ray Burris27.244-7.17112411.450.294187120
    Bruce Sutter25.105-2.22110213.380.2561200
    Willie Hernandez23.160W 2-021000101.000.116731
    Totals12.01022272--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Willie Hernandez (1)
    BK: Ray Burris (1)
    HB: Ray Burris (2)
    IBB: Bob Myrick , Ray Burris

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Nino Espinosa 0-0-0, Mardie Cornejo 0-0-0, Bob Myrick 0-0-0, Skip Lockwood 0-0-0, Butch Metzger 0-0-0, Ray Burris 0-0-0, Bruce Sutter 0-0-0, Willie Hernandez 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Nino Espinosa 21, Mardie Cornejo 6, Bob Myrick 2, Skip Lockwood 6, Butch Metzger 8, Ray Burris 32, Bruce Sutter 10, Willie Hernandez 8
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Nino Espinosa 6-9, Mardie Cornejo 4-1, Bob Myrick 1-0, Skip Lockwood 1-5, Butch Metzger 3-5, Ray Burris 11-14, Bruce Sutter 5-3, Willie Hernandez 4-3

    Umpires: HP: Andy Olsen 1B: Jim Quick 2B: Jerry Crawford 3B: Doug Harvey


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