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Chicago Cubs 9 San Diego Padres 6

+ Boxscore: Fri, August 17,1979
1979-08-16 - 1979-08-18
  123 456 789  R H E
San Diego Padres (53-70)003 110 010 693
Chicago Cubs (64-54)001 000 35X 9121
Date of Game: Fri, August 17,1979
Stadium: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 19,099
Time of Game: 2:52

Feats and Milestones
Paul Dade:4 strikeouts
Bill Caudill:10 Strikeouts Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Winning Pitcher: Dick Tidrow (11-4)
Losing Pitcher: John D'Acquisto (8-11)
Save: Bruce Sutter (30)

Home Runs: Steve Dillard (5), Gene Tenace (14), Jerry Turner (9), Dave Winfield (27)
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
PIT7051.579--57650076L1
MON6551.5602.551243775W2
CHN6454.5424.556454222W3
SLN6258.5177.554652422W1
PHI6260.5088.5530553-23W2
NYN5267.43717.0465520-55L1
NL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
HOU7052.574--445452-7L2
CIN6756.5453.556949574W1
SFN5765.46713.0555576-21L3
LAN5665.46313.5577579-2W4
SDN5370.43117.5465538-73L4
ATL4776.38223.5527615-88L4
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    San Diego Padres Batting
    SDNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Gene Richardscf25.3225
    11001.27241532813
    Ozzie Smithss24.2345
    22001.21027901720
    Paul Dade3b27.2544
    00004.27134442616
    Dave Winfieldrf27.3193
    11311.325916279110
    Jerry Turnerlf25.2124
    12201.2554699582
    Jay Johnstonelf33.270000000.27712791272
    Gene Tenacec32.3114
    11101.268121014492
    Dan Briggs1b26.2724
    00003.2042518282
    Fernando Gonzalez2b29.0594
    02001.2213929340
    Bob Shirleyp25.0533
    00001.077122000
    John D'Acquistop27.237000000.148176030
    Mark Leep26.064000000.33385000
    Steve Murap24.186000000.00026000
    Kurt Bevacquaph32.2061
    00001.2435611221
    Totals37696115.25511526525-
    Chicago Cubs Batting
    CHNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Ivan DeJesusss26.2204
    11101.28051954917
    Mike Vailrf27.2813
    01001.3333515250
    Scot Thompsonph-rf23.2542
    12100.3351051233
    Bill Buckner1b29.2464
    01011.284112613625
    Dave Kingmanlf30.2394
    10011.299102339934
    Bruce Sutterp26.221000000.286222031
    Steve Ontiveros3b27.2963
    01011.2856594450
    Jerry Martincf30.0984
    11001.28755716631
    Barry Footec27.1833
    21011.24053010364
    Steve Dillard2b28.1904
    23300.3722425211
    Bill Caudillp23.0350
    00000.00020000
    Willie Hernandezp24.2761
    00001.250168000
    Ken Hendersonph33.0631
    00000.2881371170
    Dick Tidrowp32.095000000.222232010
    Larry Biittnerph34.0211
    01200.3258432260
    Miguel Dilonepr-lf24.289010000.204265176
    Totals34912748.28712088233-
    Game Stats
    San Diego Padres Pitching
    SDNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bob Shirley25.053-66332513.170.063912871
    John D'Acquisto27.237L 8-111.12442305.130.044018892
    Mark Lee26.064-0.14220004.810.0929851
    Steve Mura24.186-0.10000002.890.0022277
    Totals8.01299481--
    Chicago Cubs Pitching
    CHNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bill Caudill23.035-4.175501025.210.1220207
    Willie Hernandez24.276-2.20001105.120.02451661
    Dick Tidrow32.095W 11-411110213.900.0155337137
    Bruce Sutter26.221SV 3011000201.360.01442220
    Totals9.09661153--
    Other Game Information
    WP: John D'Acquisto (5)
    IBB: Willie Hernandez

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Bob Shirley 0-0-0, John D'Acquisto 0-0-0, Mark Lee 0-0-0, Steve Mura 0-0-0, Bill Caudill 0-0-0, Willie Hernandez 0-0-0, Dick Tidrow 0-0-0, Bruce Sutter 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Bob Shirley 26, John D'Acquisto 8, Mark Lee 5, Steve Mura 1, Bill Caudill 21, Willie Hernandez 9, Dick Tidrow 4, Bruce Sutter 4
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Bob Shirley 8-6, John D'Acquisto 1-0, Mark Lee 1-0, Steve Mura 1-0, Bill Caudill 3-2, Willie Hernandez 5-2, Dick Tidrow 0-1, Bruce Sutter 1-0

    Umpires: HP: Bruce Froemming 1B: Joe West 2B: Bill Williams 3B: Jerry Dale


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