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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 101112 13   R H E
Chicago Cubs 64-53L3010 200 002 021 0 8132
St. Louis Cardinals 55-60W4000 110 300 021 1 9160
Date of Game:  Saturday, August 08, 1998
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Feats and Milestones
  • Ray Lankford - 5 strikeouts
  • Mark McGwire - 4 walks

  • Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

    Jeff Blauserss32.273701001.22910012832222
    Mickey Morandini2b32.108513020.3291099836428
    Mark Grace1b34.041511020.321112156012604
    Sammy Sosacf-rf29.269522310.30811312014411413
    Glenallen Hillrf33.139210011.2888890914411
        Lance Johnsoncf35.033211010.180391288063
    Jose Hernandez3b29.025312200.26610455317563
        Terry Adamsp25.155000000.00053214000
        Jose Nievesph23.053000000.00022000
        Matt Karchnerp31.041000000.00037170000
        Terry Mulhollandp35.152000000.28649318010
        Tyler Houstonph27.203111200.264622136241
        Brant Brownlf27.047000010.3038516013364
    Henry Rodriguezlf30.274500000.24010666027741
        Rod Beckp30.005100000.00055471000
        Dave Stevensp28.157000000.00019158000
    Scott Servaisc31.065501101.202816685251
    Mark Clarkp30.088200001.02322122010
        Felix Herediap22.051000000.00046123000
        Manny Alexander3b27.141401001.232763185204
    Totals: 47813885.277135811374 

    St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Pat Kelly2b30.299622111.27321610193
    Brian Jordanrf31.132722101.326105598176712
    Mark McGwire1b34.312311141.2881081488461030
    Ray Lankfordcf31.064712305.2851081101217215
    Ron Gantlf33.159401101.22179131718465
        Jeff Brantleyp34.338000000.00037521000
        Rich Croushorep28.001000000.0002828000
        Willie McGeelf39.279200000.26510220513295
    Fernando Tatis3b23.219603002.2701021623346
    Eli Marreroc24.264623101.26040573112
    Donovan Osbornep29.048100000.1006127000
        Tom Lampkinph34.157100000.240704594243
        John Frascatorep28.185000000.20052126000
        John Mabryph-lf27.295211000.2601005027330
        Lance Painterp31.0180000001.00048153000
        Mark Petkovsekp32.263000000.31829186010
        Tom Pagnozziph36.009100000.219489231100
        Curtis Kingp27.287000000.0003161000
        Darren Oliverph27.306100000.111460010
        Bobby Wittp34.089000000.2221047010
    Luis Ordazss22.362501102.1612234040
    Totals: 529169514.308115010611 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Brian Jordan (27), John Mabry (15), Eli Marrero (8), Fernando Tatis (20)
    HR:  Jose Hernandez (17), Tyler Houston (6), Ray Lankford (21), Eli Marrero (3), Mark McGwire (46), Sammy Sosa (44)
    RBIs:  Ron Gant (46), Jose Hernandez 2 (56), Tyler Houston 2 (24), Brian Jordan (67), Pat Kelly (9), Ray Lankford 3 (72), Eli Marrero (11), Mark McGwire (103), Luis Ordaz (4), Scott Servais (25), Sammy Sosa 3 (114)
    SB:  Pat Kelly (3)
    SH:  Jose Nieves (1), Luis Ordaz (2)
    SF:  Scott Servais (1)
    GDP:  Mark Grace (14), Glenallen Hill (14)

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

    Mark Clark30.0886.19552714.721.32109684124183
    Felix Heredia22.0510.10000105.521.6853246123
    Terry Adams25.1551.12000203.541.431611553214
    Matt Karchner31.0410.10001005.541.5683537170
    Terry Mulholland35.1521.21000102.531.191915449352
    Rod Beck30.00522310323.541.302819955471
    Dave Stevens  (L 1-1)28.15702112004.091.5523101319164
    Pitching Totals:1216975143 208129792831677

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Donovan Osborne29.04853332413.001.257445296129
    John Frascatore28.18520002004.191.4228111752126
    Jeff Brantley34.33810000105.001.08138537521
    Rich Croushore28.00101221014.851.286152828
    Lance Painter31.01810001003.861.54125748154
    Mark Petkovsek32.26312000005.251.57137632191
    Curtis King27.28726331013.981.533923163161
    Bobby Witt  (W 7-7)34.08911001006.431.69167922368
    Pitching Totals:131388853 201107942561578

    Other Game Information


    Balks:  Mark Clark; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Mark Clark 109-68-41;  Felix Heredia 5-3-2;  Terry Adams 16-11-5;  Matt Karchner 8-3-5;  Terry Mulholland 19-15-4;  Rod Beck 28-19-9;  Dave Stevens 23-10-13;  Donovan Osborne 74-45-29;  John Frascatore 28-11-17;  Jeff Brantley 13-8-5;  Rich Croushore 6-1-5;  Lance Painter 12-5-7;  Mark Petkovsek 13-7-6;  Curtis King 39-23-16;  Bobby Witt 16-7-9; 
    Batters Faced:  Mark Clark 30;  Felix Heredia 1;  Terry Adams 6;  Matt Karchner 2;  Terry Mulholland 6;  Rod Beck 9;  Dave Stevens 4;  Donovan Osborne 19;  John Frascatore 7;  Jeff Brantley 3;  Rich Croushore 2;  Lance Painter 4;  Mark Petkovsek 4;  Curtis King 13;  Bobby Witt 5; 
    Time of Game:  4:25    Attendance:  48,064
    Umpires:   Home:   Jerry Crawford  1B  Tom Hallion  2B  Bob Davidson  3B  Brian Gorman 

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