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Scores
Standings
TEX
@CHW
6
7
 
(12)
TEX
@CHW
3
2
NYY
@CLE
4
3
BAL
@DET
7
4
OAK
@KCR
6
0
BOS
@MIL
3
1
CAL
@MIN
5
3
CAL
@MIN
5
9
HOU
@CIN
2
7
SDP
@LAD
5
2
CHC
@NYM
4
9
CHC
@NYM
4
2
PHI
@PIT
10
5
PHI
@PIT
1
7
ATL
@SFG
2
3
MON
@STL
4
3
Sunday, July 4, 1976,
, Shea Stadium
Attendance: 25,052, Time of Game: 2:22
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Cubs
4
31-46
 Won 1 
5th, 22½ GB
at Mets
2
43-38
 Lost 1 
3rd, 12½ GB
W: Ray Burris (4-10)
L: Mickey Lolich (4-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  0  0   2  0  0   2  0  0    4  8  2
Mets            1  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0    2  9  3

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Rick Monday CF 3 0 0 0 1 3 4 .284 .369 .515 .884 -0.050 1.13 0.025 -0.075 -0.6 3 0
Jose Cardenal LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .304 .345 .418 .763 -0.072 1.04 0.000 -0.072 -0.7 3 0
Manny Trillo 2B 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .241 .303 .304 .607 -0.098 0.92 0.000 -0.098 -0.8 1 0
Jerry Morales RF 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .258 .304 .396 .701 0.066 1.00 0.099 -0.033 0.7 4 0
George Mitterwald C 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .229 .262 .292 .554 -0.081 0.99 0.028 -0.108 -1.1 8 0 GDP
Dave Rosello SS 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .255 .376 .299 .674 0.048 0.84 0.103 -0.054 0.2 1 1 CS
Larry Biittner 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .231 .252 .279 .531 -0.144 0.95 0.000 -0.144 -1.2 4 1
Mick Kelleher 3B 3 1 3 2 1 0 4 .260 .288 .300 .588 0.330 1.22 0.330 0.000 2.6 2 0
Ray Burris P 2 1 1 0 0 0 4 .147 .171 .147 .318 0.155 1.11 0.188 -0.033 1.3 1 2 2·SH,GDP
Team Totals 31 4 8 2 3 9 36 .258 .324 .258 .582 0.154 1.02 0.773 -0.617 0.3 27 4
SH: R Burris 2 (3, 2 off M Lolich).
TB: M Kelleher 3; J Morales 2; D Rosello; G Mitterwald; R Burris.
GIDP: R Burris (1); G Mitterwald (3).
RBI: M Kelleher 2 (9).
2-out RBI: M Kelleher 2.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 2 for 7.
Fielding
E: D Rosello (8); M Kelleher (2).
Baserunning
CS: D Rosello (1, 2nd base by B Myrick/J Grote).

New York Mets

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Bruce Boisclair CF 4 1 2 0 1 0 5 .310 .355 .368 .723 0.099 1.34 0.200 -0.102 0.5 0 0 SB
Mike Phillips 2B 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .246 .320 .369 .689 0.115 1.88 0.223 -0.108 0.8 4 6
John Milner LF 5 0 1 1 0 1 5 .289 .364 .507 .871 -0.152 1.88 0.062 -0.213 -0.8 0 0
Dave Kingman RF 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .231 .281 .522 .803 -0.176 1.57 0.000 -0.176 -1.2 0 0
Ed Kranepool 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .292 .343 .407 .751 -0.101 1.39 0.022 -0.123 -0.5 11 1
Wayne Garrett 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .228 .356 .310 .666 -0.132 1.35 0.000 -0.132 -1.0 1 3
Jerry Grote C 4 0 3 0 0 0 4 .251 .329 .320 .649 0.115 0.82 0.138 -0.023 1.0 9 1 2·2B
Bud Harrelson SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .212 .353 .285 .638 -0.042 1.24 0.058 -0.100 0.1 2 3
Mickey Lolich P 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .185 .241 .185 .427 -0.079 1.52 0.000 -0.079 -0.7 0 1 SH
   Mike Vail PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .308 .308 .308 .615 0.045 0.92 0.045 0.000 0.4
   Bob Myrick P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
   Joe Torre PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .304 .349 .430 .779 -0.038 1.58 0.000 -0.038 -0.2
Team Totals 37 2 9 1 1 8 39 .243 .263 .297 .560 -0.346 1.45 0.748 -1.094 -1.7 27 16
2B: J Grote 2 (5, 2 off R Burris).
SH: M Lolich (6, off R Burris).
TB: J Grote 5; B Boisclair 2; E Kranepool; M Phillips; M Vail; J Milner.
RBI: J Milner (42).
Team LOB: 10.
With RISP: 1 for 13.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Myrick-M Phillips-E Kranepool; M Phillips-B Harrelson-E Kranepool.
E: B Harrelson (9); D Kingman (7); M Lolich (5).
Baserunning
SB: B Boisclair (4, 2nd base off R Burris/G Mitterwald).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ray Burris, W (4-10) 9 9 2 1 1 8 0 4.28 39 70 0.345 1.45 1.7
Team Totals 9 9 2 1 1 8 0 1.00 39 70 0.345 1.45 1.7

New York Mets

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Mickey Lolich, L (4-10) 7 6 4 2 2 9 0 2.93 30 60 -0.187 1.17 -1.1
Bob Myrick 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 2.45 6 0 0 0.032 0.32 0.8
Team Totals 9 8 4 2 3 9 0 2.00 36 60 0 0 -0.155 1.02 -0.3
Balks: None.
WP: M Lolich (8).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Frank Pulli, 2B - John Kibler, 3B - Terry Tata.
Time of Game: 2:22.
Attendance: 25,052.
Field Condition: Dry.
Start Time Weather: 68° F, Wind 7mph in from Leftfield, Sunny, No Precipitation.

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t4 0-1 2 -23 RR CHC M. Kelleher M. Lolich 24% 62% Single to LF (Ground Ball); Morales Scores; Rosello Scores
b7 1-4 0 12- R NYM M. Phillips R. Burris -18% 59% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball); Vail Scores/unER; Boisclair to 3B
t7 2-1 0 1-- RR CHC R. Burris M. Lolich 16% 92% Reached on E1 (throw to 1B)/Sacrifice Bunt; Kelleher Scores/No RBI/unER; Burris Scores/Adv on E9 (throw)/No RBI/unER
b7 2-4 0 1-3 O NYM J. Milner R. Burris 11% 70% Strikeout Looking
b7 2-4 1 1-3 O NYM D. Kingman R. Burris 11% 81% Strikeout

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Cubs Batting, Tied 0-0, Mets' Mickey Lolich facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CHC R. Monday M. Lolich -2% 48% Strikeout
t1 0-0 1 --- O CHC J. Cardenal M. Lolich -1% 47% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O CHC M. Trillo M. Lolich -1% 46% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 0, Mets 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Mets Batting, Tied 0-0, Cubs' Ray Burris facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- NYM B. Boisclair R. Burris -4% 42% Walk
b1 0-0 0 1-- NYM M. Phillips R. Burris -3% 39% Boisclair Steals 2B
b1 0-0 0 -2- O NYM M. Phillips R. Burris 1% 40% Groundout: P-1B; Boisclair to 3B
b1 0-0 1 --3 R NYM J. Milner R. Burris -6% 34% Single to RF (Line Drive); Boisclair Scores
b1 1-0 1 1-- O NYM D. Kingman R. Burris 2% 36% Strikeout
b1 1-0 2 1-- NYM E. Kranepool R. Burris -2% 34% Single to RF (Line Drive); Milner to 3B
b1 1-0 2 1-3 O NYM W. Garrett R. Burris 4% 38% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cubs 0, Mets 1.
Top of the 2nd, Cubs Batting, Behind 0-1, Mets' Mickey Lolich facing 4-5-6
t2 0-1 0 --- O CHC J. Morales M. Lolich -2% 36% Flyball: 3B
t2 0-1 1 --- CHC G. Mitterwald M. Lolich 3% 38% Single to LF (Ground Ball)
t2 0-1 1 1-- O CHC D. Rosello M. Lolich -3% 35% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
t2 0-1 2 1-- O CHC L. Biittner M. Lolich -2% 33% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 0, Mets 1.
Bottom of the 2nd, Mets Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cubs' Ray Burris facing 7-8-9
b2 1-0 0 --- NYM J. Grote R. Burris -6% 28% Double to LF (Ground Ball)
b2 1-0 0 -2- NYM B. Harrelson R. Burris -6% 22% Reached on E5 (throw) (Ground Ball); Grote to 3B
b2 1-0 0 1-3 O NYM M. Lolich R. Burris 3% 25% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Harrelson to 2B
b2 1-0 1 -23 O NYM B. Boisclair R. Burris 7% 32% Flyball: LF
b2 1-0 2 -23 O NYM M. Phillips R. Burris 5% 37% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Cubs 0, Mets 1.
Top of the 3rd, Cubs Batting, Behind 0-1, Mets' Mickey Lolich facing 8-9-1
t3 0-1 0 --- CHC M. Kelleher M. Lolich 5% 42% Single to CF (Ground Ball)
t3 0-1 0 1-- O CHC R. Burris M. Lolich -2% 40% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice; Kelleher to 2B
t3 0-1 1 -2- CHC R. Monday M. Lolich 2% 42% Walk
t3 0-1 1 12- O CHC J. Cardenal M. Lolich -3% 39% Groundout: 2B-1B; Monday to 2B; Kelleher to 3B
t3 0-1 2 -23 O CHC M. Trillo M. Lolich -7% 32% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cubs 0, Mets 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Mets Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cubs' Ray Burris facing 3-4-5
b3 1-0 0 --- O NYM J. Milner R. Burris 2% 34% Flyball: RF
b3 1-0 1 --- O NYM D. Kingman R. Burris 1% 35% Strikeout
b3 1-0 2 --- O NYM E. Kranepool R. Burris 1% 36% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 0, Mets 1.
Top of the 4th, Cubs Batting, Behind 0-1, Mets' Mickey Lolich facing 4-5-6
t4 0-1 0 --- CHC J. Morales M. Lolich 5% 41% Single to CF (Ground Ball)
t4 0-1 0 1-- CHC G. Mitterwald M. Lolich 3% 44% Wild Pitch; Morales to 2B
t4 0-1 0 -2- O CHC G. Mitterwald M. Lolich -6% 39% Strikeout
t4 0-1 1 -2- CHC D. Rosello M. Lolich 10% 48% Single to SS (Ground Ball); Morales to 3B; Rosello to 2B/Adv on E6 (throw to 1B)
t4 0-1 1 -23 O CHC L. Biittner M. Lolich -11% 38% Groundout: 1B-2B
t4 0-1 2 -23 RR CHC M. Kelleher M. Lolich 24% 62% Single to LF (Ground Ball); Morales Scores; Rosello Scores
t4 2-1 2 1-- CHC R. Burris M. Lolich 3% 65% Single to LF (Ground Ball); Kelleher to 3B
t4 2-1 2 1-3 O CHC R. Monday M. Lolich -5% 60% Strikeout
2 runs, 4 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Cubs 2, Mets 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Mets Batting, Behind 1-2, Cubs' Ray Burris facing 6-7-8
b4 1-2 0 --- O NYM W. Garrett R. Burris 3% 63% Foul Flyball: 3B
b4 1-2 1 --- NYM J. Grote R. Burris -6% 57% Double to LF (Line Drive)
b4 1-2 1 -2- O NYM B. Harrelson R. Burris 5% 62% Strikeout
b4 1-2 2 -2- O NYM M. Lolich R. Burris 4% 66% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 2, Mets 1.
Top of the 5th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 2-1, Mets' Mickey Lolich facing 2-3-4
t5 2-1 0 --- O CHC J. Cardenal M. Lolich -2% 64% Groundout: 2B-1B
t5 2-1 1 --- O CHC M. Trillo M. Lolich -1% 63% Groundout: 3B-1B
t5 2-1 2 --- O CHC J. Morales M. Lolich -1% 62% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 2, Mets 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Mets Batting, Behind 1-2, Cubs' Ray Burris facing 1-2-3
b5 1-2 0 --- O NYM B. Boisclair R. Burris 3% 65% Flyball: LF
b5 1-2 1 --- NYM M. Phillips R. Burris -4% 61% Single to LF (Line Drive)
b5 1-2 1 1-- O NYM J. Milner R. Burris 4% 65% Flyball: 3B
b5 1-2 2 1-- O NYM D. Kingman R. Burris 3% 69% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 2, Mets 1.
Top of the 6th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 2-1, Mets' Mickey Lolich facing 5-6-7
t6 2-1 0 --- O CHC G. Mitterwald M. Lolich -2% 66% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 2-1 1 --- O CHC D. Rosello M. Lolich -1% 65% Foul Flyball: 1B
t6 2-1 2 --- O CHC L. Biittner M. Lolich -1% 64% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 2, Mets 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Mets Batting, Behind 1-2, Cubs' Ray Burris facing 5-6-7
b6 1-2 0 --- O NYM E. Kranepool R. Burris 4% 68% Flyball: RF
b6 1-2 1 --- O NYM W. Garrett R. Burris 3% 70% Flyball: SS
b6 1-2 2 --- NYM J. Grote R. Burris -2% 68% Single to RF (Line Drive)
b6 1-2 2 1-- O NYM B. Harrelson R. Burris 4% 72% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 2, Mets 1.
Top of the 7th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 2-1, Mets' Mickey Lolich facing 8-9-1
t7 2-1 0 --- CHC M. Kelleher M. Lolich 3% 76% Walk
t7 2-1 0 1-- RR CHC R. Burris M. Lolich 16% 92% Reached on E1 (throw to 1B)/Sacrifice Bunt; Kelleher Scores/No RBI/unER; Burris Scores/Adv on E9 (throw)/No RBI/unER
t7 4-1 0 --- O CHC R. Monday M. Lolich -1% 91% Strikeout
t7 4-1 1 --- O CHC J. Cardenal M. Lolich -0% 91% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 4-1 2 --- O CHC M. Trillo M. Lolich -0% 90% Strikeout
2 runs, 0 hits, 2 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 4, Mets 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Mets Batting, Behind 1-4, Cubs' Ray Burris facing 9-1-2
Mike Vail pinch hits for Mickey Lolich (P) batting 9th
b7 1-4 0 --- NYM M. Vail R. Burris -5% 86% Single to 3B/Bunt
b7 1-4 0 1-- NYM B. Boisclair R. Burris -8% 78% Single to 2B/Bunt; Vail to 2B
b7 1-4 0 12- R NYM M. Phillips R. Burris -18% 59% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball); Vail Scores/unER; Boisclair to 3B
b7 2-4 0 1-3 O NYM J. Milner R. Burris 11% 70% Strikeout Looking
b7 2-4 1 1-3 O NYM D. Kingman R. Burris 11% 81% Strikeout
b7 2-4 2 1-3 O NYM E. Kranepool R. Burris 8% 89% Groundout: 1B unassisted
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Cubs 4, Mets 2.
Top of the 8th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 4-2, Mets' Bob Myrick facing 4-5-6
Bob Myrick replaces Mike Vail (PH) pitching and batting 9th
t8 4-2 0 --- CHC J. Morales B. Myrick 2% 90% Single to SS (Ground Ball)
t8 4-2 0 1-- OO CHC G. Mitterwald B. Myrick -3% 87% Ground Ball Double Play: P-2B-1B
t8 4-2 2 --- CHC D. Rosello B. Myrick 1% 88% Walk
t8 4-2 2 1-- O CHC L. Biittner B. Myrick -1% 87% Rosello Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 4, Mets 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Mets Batting, Behind 2-4, Cubs' Ray Burris facing 6-7-8
b8 2-4 0 --- O NYM W. Garrett R. Burris 4% 90% Flyball: CF
b8 2-4 1 --- O NYM J. Grote R. Burris 2% 93% Flyball: CF
b8 2-4 2 --- O NYM B. Harrelson R. Burris 1% 94% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 4, Mets 2.
Top of the 9th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 4-2, Mets' Bob Myrick facing 7-8-9
t9 4-2 0 --- O CHC L. Biittner B. Myrick -1% 93% Groundout: SS-1B
t9 4-2 1 --- CHC M. Kelleher B. Myrick 1% 94% Single to LF (Ground Ball)
t9 4-2 1 1-- OO CHC R. Burris B. Myrick -1% 93% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 4, Mets 2.
Bottom of the 9th, Mets Batting, Behind 2-4, Cubs' Ray Burris facing 9-1-2
Joe Torre pinch hits for Bob Myrick (P) batting 9th
b9 2-4 0 --- O NYM J. Torre R. Burris 4% 97% Flyball: RF
b9 2-4 1 --- NYM B. Boisclair R. Burris -5% 91% Single to LF (Line Drive)
b9 2-4 1 1-- O NYM M. Phillips R. Burris 5% 96% Groundout: 1B-P; Boisclair to 2B
b9 2-4 2 -2- O NYM J. Milner R. Burris 4% 100% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 4, Mets 2.

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