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New York Mets 5 Chicago Cubs 3

+ Boxscore: Sun, October 01,1978
1978-09-30 - 1978-10-02
  123 456 789  R H E
New York Mets (66-96)000 021 011 583
Chicago Cubs (79-83)000 000 012 3112
Date of Game: Sun, October 01,1978
Stadium: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 11,617
Time of Game: 2:40

Feats and Milestones
Butch Benton:1st career hit, 1st career RBI
Scot Thompson:3 Doubles, 4 hits
Winning Pitcher: Kevin Kobel (5-6)
Losing Pitcher: Lynn McGlothen (5-3)
Save: Dale Murray (7)

Home Runs: None
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TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
PHI9072.556--708586122L1
PIT8873.5471.568463747W1
CHN7983.48811.0664724-60L1
MON7686.46914.063361122W1
SLN6993.42621.0600657-57L1
NYN6696.40724.0607690-83W1
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    New York Mets Batting
    NYNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Lee Mazzillicf23.1902
    00000.273331166119
    Butch Bentonc21.0383
    02200.5004020
    Doug Flynn2b27.1665
    11000.2374650363
    Willie Montanez1b30.1834
    02000.256123317969
    Dan Normanrf23.2634
    11101.266264101
    Steve Hendersonlf25.3171
    00011.266256106513
    Bruce Boisclairlf25.2962
    00000.2243514153
    Joel Youngblood3b-cf27.0343
    01111.2522637304
    Alex Trevinoc-3b21.0363
    20012.2506000
    Sergio Ferrerss27.2453
    11011.21293010
    Kevin Kobelp24.3643
    00001.16045020
    Dale Murrayp28.2411
    00000.000305000
    Totals3458447.25310053378-
    Chicago Cubs Batting
    CHNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Ivan DeJesusss25.2654
    01000.27840333541
    Jerry Whitecf26.0395
    10000.2672551104
    Scot Thompson1b22.2994
    24010.41719020
    Mike Vailrf26.3265
    02101.3182874351
    Gene Clineslf31.3605
    00101.2588590174
    Ed Putman3b25.0063
    00001.20022030
    Greg Grossph26.0611
    00100.2656681393
    Mike Sember3b25.219000000.33312000
    Karl Pagelph23.1861
    00001.0002000
    Larry Coxc31.0203
    00000.2811352180
    Dave Raderph-c29.2791
    01010.2037653361
    Mick Kelleher2b31.0683
    01000.253346061
    Larry Biittnerph33.0660
    00000.2567744500
    Rudy Meoli2b27.1531
    00000.103279020
    Lynn McGlothenp28.1882
    01000.188191000
    Dave Kingmanph29.2841
    01000.26691728793
    Donnie Moorep24.230000000.267102040
    Bobby Murcerph32.1341
    00000.281155296414
    Dave Geiselp23.256000000.00018000
    Totals40311324.26514227606-
    Game Stats
    New York Mets Pitching
    NYNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Kevin Kobel24.364W 5-679111302.920.09327136
    Dale Murray28.241SV 722201103.780.03683051
    Totals9.01131240--
    Chicago Cubs Pitching
    CHNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Lynn McGlothen28.188L 5-374313603.290.0854202139
    Donnie Moore24.230-13110004.110.03711023
    Dave Geisel23.256-11111104.300.0918181
    Totals9.0853470--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Dave Geisel (1)
    HB: Dale Murray (3)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Kevin Kobel 13-8-5, Dale Murray 18-11-7, Lynn McGlothen 0-0-0, Donnie Moore 0-0-0, Dave Geisel 11-8-3
    Total Batters Faced: Kevin Kobel 31, Dale Murray 13, Lynn McGlothen 28, Donnie Moore 4, Dave Geisel 6
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Kevin Kobel 10-15, Dale Murray 7-3, Lynn McGlothen 9-10, Donnie Moore 3-1, Dave Geisel 1-3

    Umpires: HP: John McSherry 1B: Bob Engel 2B: Jerry Dale 3B: Paul Runge


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