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Cubs 9, Mets 7
1978 Regular Season Game 85
July 8, 1978
Mets 7, Cubs 0
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July 9, 1978
Cubs 4, Mets 1
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National League Standings, July 8, 1978

Box Score Game Memories Scorecard Mets Stats
Thru This Game

Mets Starting Lineup
3b
Randle Lenny
Randle
ss
Foli Tim
Foli
cf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
1b
Montanez Willie
Montanez
c
Stearns John
Stearns
lf
Henderson Steve
Henderson
rf
Maddox Elliott
Maddox
2b
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Kobel Kevin
Kobel
July 8, 1978, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

New York Mets 7, Chicago Cubs 0

Cubs ab r hbibbso
Rod Scott 3b-ss 4 0 1 0 0 0
Gene Clines lf 4 0 0 0 0 1
Bobby Murcer cf 3 0 1 0 1 0
Mike Vail rf 4 0 1 0 0 0
Manny Trillo 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0
Larry Biittner 1b 4 0 2 0 0 1
Larry Cox c 1 0 0 0 1 1
- Mike Gordon c 1 0 0 0 1 1
Mick Kelleher ss 2 0 0 0 0 0
- Steve Ontiveros 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0
Ray Burris p 2 0 0 0 0 0
- Dave Geisel p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Donnie Moore p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Bill Buckner ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Ken Holtzman p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Randle 3b 3 1 1 2 1 0 .246
Tim Foli ss 3 1 1 0 0 0 .243
Lee Mazzilli cf 3 2 1 1 1 0 .276
Willie Montanez 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 .267
John Stearns c 4 1 2 1 0 0 .266
Steve Henderson lf 4 0 0 1 0 0 .251
Elliott Maddox rf 2 0 1 1 2 0 .282
Doug Flynn 2b 4 1 2 1 0 1 .243
Kevin Kobel p 3 1 0 0 0 0 .125
- Dale Murray p 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chicago Cubs 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 1
New York Mets 1 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 x 7 8 1

Chicago Cubs ip h rer bbso
Ray Burris (L) 4.0 6 7 7 2 1
Dave Geisel 0.2 1 0 0 1 1
Donnie Moore 1.1 1 0 0 0 0
Ken Holtzman 2.0 0 0 0 1 1
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Kevin Kobel (W,1-1) 6.1 4 0 0 2 3 0.52
Dale Murray 2.2 1 0 0 1 1 4.50

Errors: Steve Henderson (4), Bobby Murcer.
WP: Kevin Kobel.
2B: John Stearns (10), Lenny Randle (12), Mike Vail.
HR: Lee Mazzilli (10).
HBP: Tim Foli.








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