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Standings
OAK
@CLE
2
5
SEA
@DET
2
5
BOS
@KCR
2
4
NYY
@MIN
7
5
MIL
@TEX
9
6
CAL
@TOR
4
6
MON
@ATL
2
0
STL
@LAD
12
5
CIN
@NYM
1
0
HOU
@PHI
3
5
PIT
@SDP
2
3
CHC
@SFG
4
1
Friday, August 24, 1979,
, Candlestick Park
Attendance: 9,352, Time of Game: 2:17
Cubs
4
68-56
 Won 1 
3rd, 4 GB
at Giants
1
58-70
 Lost 2 
4th, 14 GB
W: Rick Reuschel (15-7)
L: Vida Blue (10-11)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  1  0   0  0  3   0  0  0    4  7  3
Giants          0  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  0    1  8  1

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Ivan de Jesus SS 5 0 2 0 0 2 5 .278 .345 .382 .727 0.073 0.60 0.118 -0.046 1.1 2 4 2B,CS
Mike Vail RF 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .331 .381 .511 .892 -0.036 1.16 0.054 -0.090 -0.5 0 0
   Scot Thompson RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .324 .355 .427 .783 -0.001 0.39 0.000 -0.001 -0.2 0 0
Bill Buckner 1B 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .278 .317 .447 .764 -0.007 1.28 0.081 -0.088 -0.6 12 0
Dave Kingman LF 4 1 1 1 0 2 4 .290 .355 .645 1.000 0.003 1.27 0.115 -0.112 -0.1 1 1 HR
Steve Ontiveros 3B 4 1 1 0 0 2 4 .286 .368 .374 .742 0.121 1.30 0.161 -0.039 0.9 1 5
Jerry Martin CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .285 .337 .474 .810 -0.117 1.25 0.012 -0.129 -0.9 2 0
Barry Foote C 2 0 0 1 2 0 4 .242 .307 .402 .709 0.132 1.28 0.177 -0.045 0.6 6 1 CS
Steve Dillard 2B 3 0 0 1 1 0 4 .339 .425 .550 .976 0.070 1.21 0.115 -0.045 0.4 3 7
Rick Reuschel P 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .172 .262 .224 .486 -0.018 0.53 0.023 -0.041 -0.6 0 0
Team Totals 33 4 7 3 4 8 37 .212 .297 .333 .631 0.220 1.06 0.856 -0.636 0.1 27 18
2B: I de Jesus (20, off V Blue).
HR: D Kingman (41, off V Blue, 2nd inn, 0 on, 0 outs to LF).
TB: D Kingman 4; I de Jesus 3; R Reuschel; J Martin; S Ontiveros; M Vail.
RBI: D Kingman (95); B Foote (41); S Dillard (22).
2-out RBI: B Foote; S Dillard.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 1 for 9.
Fielding
DP: 4. S Dillard-I de Jesus-B Buckner; S Ontiveros-S Dillard-B Buckner; B Foote-I de Jesus; I de Jesus-S Dillard-B Buckner.
E: I de Jesus (26); R Reuschel (3); B Foote (16).
Outfield Assists: D Kingman (R Moffitt at 3rd base).
Baserunning
CS: B Foote (1, 2nd base by V Blue/D Littlejohn); I de Jesus (16, 2nd base by V Blue/D Littlejohn).

San Francisco Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Larry Herndon CF 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 .252 .301 .394 .695 0.009 1.25 0.048 -0.039 -0.0 1 0 SH
Joe Strain 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .258 .303 .317 .620 -0.174 1.28 0.000 -0.174 -1.3 3 5
Jack Clark RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .275 .353 .488 .841 -0.138 1.53 0.051 -0.188 -1.1 2 0 CS,GDP
Willie McCovey 1B 3 0 2 0 0 1 4 .264 .337 .431 .768 0.083 1.21 0.129 -0.046 0.8 9 0
   Randy Moffitt PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
Mike Ivie LF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .317 .388 .599 .987 -0.183 1.46 0.017 -0.199 -1.5 0 0 2·GDP
Darrell Evans 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .257 .358 .418 .776 -0.054 0.75 0.014 -0.068 -0.5 1 2
Johnnie LeMaster SS 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .265 .317 .331 .648 0.043 0.93 0.080 -0.038 0.1 3 3
Dennis Littlejohn C 2 0 0 0 0 2 3 .221 .276 .295 .571 0.085 1.63 0.147 -0.062 0.4 8 2 SH
Vida Blue P 2 0 1 1 0 0 2 .138 .211 .200 .411 0.057 1.85 0.084 -0.027 0.4 0 0
   Ed Halicki P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .179 .207 .214 .421 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Rob Andrews PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .242 .278 .263 .540 -0.008 0.32 0.000 -0.008 -0.1
   Pedro Borbon P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 30 1 8 1 1 6 34 .267 .290 .267 .557 -0.280 1.23 0.570 -0.849 -2.9 27 12
SH: D Littlejohn (4, off R Reuschel); L Herndon (3, off R Reuschel).
TB: J LeMaster 2; W McCovey 2; M Ivie; D Evans; V Blue; L Herndon.
GIDP: M Ivie 2 (7); J Clark (9).
RBI: V Blue (3).
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 1 for 6.
Fielding
E: D Evans (26).
Baserunning
CS: J Clark (7, 2nd base by R Reuschel/B Foote).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Rick Reuschel, W (15-7) 9 8 1 0 1 6 0 3.40 34 74 0.279 1.23 2.9
Team Totals 9 8 1 0 1 6 0 0.00 34 74 0.279 1.23 2.9

San Francisco Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Vida Blue, L (10-11) 5.2 7 4 4 4 5 1 5.21 26 40 -0.207 1.34 -1.1
Ed Halicki 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.61 5 3 1 -0.031 0.75 0.2
Pedro Borbon 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.97 6 0 0 0.017 0.11 0.9
Team Totals 9 7 4 4 4 8 1 4.00 37 40 3 1 -0.221 1.06 -0.1
Balks: None.
WP: E Halicki (2).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Paul Pryor, 1B - Fred Brocklander, 2B - Satch Davidson, 3B - Jim Quick.
Time of Game: 2:17.
Attendance: 9,352.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         San Francisco Giants
1 Ivan de Jesus SS 1 Larry Herndon CF
2 Mike Vail RF 2 Joe Strain 2B
3 Bill Buckner 1B 3 Jack Clark RF
4 Dave Kingman LF 4 Willie McCovey 1B
5 Steve Ontiveros 3B 5 Mike Ivie LF
6 Jerry Martin CF 6 Darrell Evans 3B
7 Barry Foote C 7 Johnnie LeMaster SS
8 Steve Dillard 2B 8 Dennis Littlejohn C
9 Rick Reuschel P 9 Vida Blue P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t6 1-1 2 123 4,(3-0)  R CHC B. Foote V. Blue 17% 70% Walk; Vail Scores; Buckner to 3B; Ontiveros to 2B
b5 0-1 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  SFG D. Littlejohn R. Reuschel -15% 40% Reached on E1/Sacrifice Bunt; LeMaster to 3B; Littlejohn to 1B
t6 2-1 2 123 7,(3-2)  R CHC S. Dillard V. Blue 12% 82% Walk; Buckner Scores; Ontiveros to 3B; Foote to 2B
t2 0-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  R CHC D. Kingman V. Blue 12% 62% Home Run
t6 1-1 1 123 4,(2-1)  O CHC J. Martin V. Blue -11% 54% Flyball: SS

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, Giants' Vida Blue facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- 6,(2-2)  O CHC I. de Jesus V. Blue -2% 48% Strikeout Swinging
t1 0-0 1 --- 6,(2-2)  O CHC M. Vail V. Blue -1% 46% Groundout: 3B-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- 5,(0-2)  O CHC B. Buckner V. Blue -1% 45% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 0, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Giants Batting, Tied 0-0, Cubs' Rick Reuschel facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O SFG L. Herndon R. Reuschel 2% 48% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-0 1 --- 4,(2-1)  O SFG J. Strain R. Reuschel 1% 49% Groundout: 3B-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- 1,(0-0)  O SFG J. Clark R. Reuschel 1% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 0, Giants 0.
Top of the 2nd, Cubs Batting, Tied 0-0, Giants' Vida Blue facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  R CHC D. Kingman V. Blue 12% 62% Home Run
t2 1-0 0 --- 6,(3-2)  O CHC S. Ontiveros V. Blue -2% 60% Strikeout Swinging
t2 1-0 1 --- 3,(1-1)  O CHC J. Martin V. Blue -1% 58% Groundout: 2B-1B
t2 1-0 2 --- 6,(3-2)  CHC B. Foote V. Blue 1% 59% Walk
t2 1-0 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  O CHC S. Dillard V. Blue -2% 57% Foote Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 1, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Giants Batting, Behind 0-1, Cubs' Rick Reuschel facing 4-5-6
b2 0-1 0 --- 1,(0-0)  SFG W. McCovey R. Reuschel -4% 53% Single to CF (Ground Ball)
b2 0-1 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  OO SFG M. Ivie R. Reuschel 8% 61% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
b2 0-1 2 --- 1,(0-0)  SFG D. Evans R. Reuschel -1% 60% Single to RF (Line Drive)
b2 0-1 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  SFG J. LeMaster R. Reuschel -2% 58% Single to RF (Line Drive); Evans to 2B
b2 0-1 2 12- 3,(0-2)  O SFG D. Littlejohn R. Reuschel 5% 62% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cubs 1, Giants 0.
Top of the 3rd, Cubs Batting, Ahead 1-0, Giants' Vida Blue facing 8-9-1
t3 1-0 0 --- 6,(2-2)  O CHC S. Dillard V. Blue -2% 60% Flyball: 2B
t3 1-0 1 --- 1,(0-0)  CHC R. Reuschel V. Blue 2% 63% Single to LF (Line Drive)
t3 1-0 1 1-- 2,(1-0)  CHC I. de Jesus V. Blue 8% 71% Double to RF (Line Drive); Reuschel to 3B
t3 1-0 1 -23 5,(1-2)  O CHC M. Vail V. Blue -8% 64% Groundout: 2B-1B
t3 1-0 2 -23 2,(1-0)  O CHC B. Buckner V. Blue -6% 58% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cubs 1, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Giants Batting, Behind 0-1, Cubs' Rick Reuschel facing 9-1-2
b3 0-1 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O SFG V. Blue R. Reuschel 3% 61% Flyball: CF
b3 0-1 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O SFG L. Herndon R. Reuschel 2% 63% Groundout: SS-1B
b3 0-1 2 --- 1,(0-0)  O SFG J. Strain R. Reuschel 1% 64% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 1, Giants 0.
Top of the 4th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 1-0, Giants' Vida Blue facing 4-5-6
t4 1-0 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O CHC D. Kingman V. Blue -2% 62% Groundout: SS-1B
t4 1-0 1 --- 7,(3-2)  O CHC S. Ontiveros V. Blue -1% 60% Strikeout Swinging
t4 1-0 2 --- 1,(0-0)  CHC J. Martin V. Blue 1% 61% Single to CF (Line Drive)
t4 1-0 2 1-- 2,(0-1)  O CHC B. Foote V. Blue -2% 59% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 1, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Giants Batting, Behind 0-1, Cubs' Rick Reuschel facing 3-4-5
b4 0-1 0 --- 1,(0-0)  SFG J. Clark R. Reuschel -5% 54% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball); Clark to 1B
b4 0-1 0 1-- 3,(0-2)  OO SFG W. McCovey R. Reuschel 10% 64% Double Play: Strikeout Swinging, Clark Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
b4 0-1 2 --- 4,(3-0)  SFG M. Ivie R. Reuschel -2% 62% Walk
b4 0-1 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  O SFG D. Evans R. Reuschel 3% 65% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Cubs 1, Giants 0.
Top of the 5th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 1-0, Giants' Vida Blue facing 8-9-1
t5 1-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O CHC S. Dillard V. Blue -2% 63% Flyball: SS
t5 1-0 1 --- 6,(3-2)  O CHC R. Reuschel V. Blue -2% 62% Strikeout Swinging
t5 1-0 2 --- 5,(3-1)  CHC I. de Jesus V. Blue 1% 63% Single to LF (Line Drive)
t5 1-0 2 1-- 4,(1-2)  O CHC M. Vail V. Blue -2% 61% de Jesus Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 1, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Giants Batting, Behind 0-1, Cubs' Rick Reuschel facing 7-8-9
b5 0-1 0 --- 1,(0-0)  SFG J. LeMaster R. Reuschel -6% 55% Single to 3B
b5 0-1 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  SFG D. Littlejohn R. Reuschel -15% 40% Reached on E1/Sacrifice Bunt; LeMaster to 3B; Littlejohn to 1B
b5 0-1 0 1-3 1,(0-0)  R SFG V. Blue R. Reuschel -8% 32% Single to 1B; LeMaster Scores/unER; Littlejohn to 2B
b5 1-1 0 12- 1,(0-0)  O SFG L. Herndon R. Reuschel -0% 32% Bunt Groundout: 3B-2B/Sacrifice; Littlejohn to 3B; Blue to 2B
b5 1-1 1 -23 1,(0-0)  O SFG J. Strain R. Reuschel 11% 42% Groundout: 3B-1B
b5 1-1 2 -23 3,(0-2)  O SFG J. Clark R. Reuschel 8% 50% Strikeout Swinging
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Cubs 1, Giants 1.
Top of the 6th, Cubs Batting, Tied 1-1, Giants' Vida Blue facing 2-3-4
t6 1-1 0 --- 1,(0-0)  CHC M. Vail V. Blue 5% 55% Single to CF (Line Drive)
t6 1-1 0 1-- 4,(3-0)  CHC B. Buckner V. Blue 8% 63% Walk; Vail to 2B
t6 1-1 0 12- 4,(1-2)  O CHC D. Kingman V. Blue -8% 56% Strikeout Swinging
t6 1-1 1 12- 1,(0-0)  CHC S. Ontiveros V. Blue 9% 65% Single to RF (Line Drive); Vail to 3B; Buckner to 2B
t6 1-1 1 123 4,(2-1)  O CHC J. Martin V. Blue -11% 54% Flyball: SS
t6 1-1 2 123 4,(3-0)  R CHC B. Foote V. Blue 17% 70% Walk; Vail Scores; Buckner to 3B; Ontiveros to 2B
t6 2-1 2 123 7,(3-2)  R CHC S. Dillard V. Blue 12% 82% Walk; Buckner Scores; Ontiveros to 3B; Foote to 2B
Ed Halicki replaces Vida Blue pitching and batting 9th
t6 3-1 2 123 1,(0-0)  R CHC R. Reuschel E. Halicki 7% 89% Wild Pitch; Ontiveros Scores; Foote to 3B; Dillard to 2B
t6 4-1 2 -23 2,(1-0)  O CHC R. Reuschel E. Halicki -2% 86% Flyball: 3B
3 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cubs 4, Giants 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Giants Batting, Behind 1-4, Cubs' Rick Reuschel facing 4-5-6
Scot Thompson replaces Mike Vail playing RF batting 2nd
b6 1-4 0 --- 1,(0-0)  SFG W. McCovey R. Reuschel -4% 82% Reached on Interference on C; McCovey to 1B
b6 1-4 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  OO SFG M. Ivie R. Reuschel 8% 90% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
b6 1-4 2 --- 1,(0-0)  O SFG D. Evans R. Reuschel 1% 91% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB. Cubs 4, Giants 1.
Top of the 7th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 4-1, Giants' Ed Halicki facing 1-2-3
t7 4-1 0 --- 1,(0-0)  CHC I. de Jesus E. Halicki 2% 93% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); de Jesus to 2B
t7 4-1 0 -2- 1,(0-0)  O CHC S. Thompson E. Halicki -0% 93% Groundout: 2B-1B; de Jesus to 3B
t7 4-1 1 --3 1,(0-0)  O CHC B. Buckner E. Halicki -2% 91% Foul Flyball: RF
t7 4-1 2 --3 3,(0-2)  O CHC D. Kingman E. Halicki -1% 90% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Cubs 4, Giants 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Giants Batting, Behind 1-4, Cubs' Rick Reuschel facing 7-8-9
b7 1-4 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O SFG J. LeMaster R. Reuschel 2% 92% Groundout: SS-1B
b7 1-4 1 --- 3,(0-2)  O SFG D. Littlejohn R. Reuschel 1% 93% Strikeout Swinging
Rob Andrews pinch hits for Ed Halicki (P) batting 9th
b7 1-4 2 --- 1,(0-0)  O SFG R. Andrews R. Reuschel 1% 94% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 4, Giants 1.
Top of the 8th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 4-1, Giants' Pedro Borbon facing 5-6-7
Pedro Borbon replaces Rob Andrews (PH) pitching and batting 9th
t8 4-1 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O CHC S. Ontiveros P. Borbon -1% 94% Flyball: CF
t8 4-1 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O CHC J. Martin P. Borbon -0% 93% Groundout: SS-1B
t8 4-1 2 --- 1,(0-0)  O CHC B. Foote P. Borbon -0% 93% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 4, Giants 1.
Bottom of the 8th, Giants Batting, Behind 1-4, Cubs' Rick Reuschel facing 1-2-3
b8 1-4 0 --- 1,(0-0)  SFG L. Herndon R. Reuschel -5% 88% Single to RF (Ground Ball)
b8 1-4 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  O SFG J. Strain R. Reuschel 4% 93% Flyball: CF
b8 1-4 1 1-- 1,(0-0)  OO SFG J. Clark R. Reuschel 5% 97% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 4, Giants 1.
Top of the 9th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 4-1, Giants' Pedro Borbon facing 8-9-1
t9 4-1 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O CHC S. Dillard P. Borbon -0% 97% Groundout: 2B-1B
t9 4-1 1 --- 3,(0-2)  O CHC R. Reuschel P. Borbon -0% 97% Strikeout Swinging
t9 4-1 2 --- 3,(0-2)  O CHC I. de Jesus P. Borbon -0% 97% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 4, Giants 1.
Bottom of the 9th, Giants Batting, Behind 1-4, Cubs' Rick Reuschel facing 4-5-6
b9 1-4 0 --- 1,(0-0)  SFG W. McCovey R. Reuschel -4% 92% Single to CF (Line Drive)
Randy Moffitt pinch runs for Willie McCovey (1B) batting 4th
b9 1-4 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  O SFG M. Ivie R. Reuschel 3% 96% Single to LF (Line Drive); Moffitt out at 3B/LF-3B; Ivie to 2B/Adv on throw to 3B
b9 1-4 1 -2- 3,(0-2)  O SFG D. Evans R. Reuschel 3% 99% Strikeout Swinging
b9 1-4 2 -2- 3,(0-2)  O SFG J. LeMaster R. Reuschel 1% 100% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 4, Giants 1.

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