The Chicago Cubs squeaked out a win over the Atlanta Braves, 14 to 13, on May 6, 1979.

Final

ATL

Braves

8-17

13

CHC

Cubs

12-10

14

1

2

0

2

3

6

3

3

2

4

0

2

5

1

2

6

2

0

7

0

0

8

0

1

9

2

1

R

13

14

H

17

18

E

2

0

Summary

Player Stats

Top 1st

ATL

CHC

Braves

Single by Dale Murphy; Jerry Royster scored.

1

0

Braves

Double by Joe Nolan; Rowland Office scored.

2

0

Top 2nd

ATL

CHC

Braves

Home run by Rowland Office; Jerry Royster and Larry McWilliams scored.

5

0

Bottom 2nd

ATL

CHC

Cubs

Jerry Martin groundedout; error by Glenn Hubbard; Dave Kingman scored.

5

1

Cubs

Wild pitch by Larry McWilliams; wild pitch by Ivan De Jesus; Jerry Martin scored.

5

2

Cubs

Single by Ivan De Jesus; Ray Burris and Ted Sizemore scored.

5

4

Cubs

Home run by Mike Vail; Ivan De Jesus scored.

5

6

Top 3rd

ATL

CHC

Braves

Double by Pepe Frias; Glenn Hubbard and Charlie Spikes scored.

7

6

Braves

Sacrifice fly by Larry McWilliams; Pepe Frias scored.

8

6

Bottom 3rd

ATL

CHC

Cubs

Single by Barry Foote; Dave Kingman scored.

8

7

Cubs

Single by Ted Sizemore; Steve Ontiveros scored.

8

8

Bottom 4th

ATL

CHC

Cubs

Single by Steve Ontiveros; Bill Buckner scored.

8

9

Cubs

Single by Jerry Martin; Dave Kingman scored.

8

10

Top 5th

ATL

CHC

Braves

Single by Pepe Frias; Glenn Hubbard scored.

9

10

Bottom 5th

ATL

CHC

Cubs

Home run by Mike Vail; Ivan De Jesus scored.

9

12

Top 6th

ATL

CHC

Braves

Sacrifice fly by Dale Murphy; Gary Matthews scored.

10

12

Braves

Double by Glenn Hubbard; Joe Nolan scored.

11

12

Bottom 8th

ATL

CHC

Cubs

Home run by Bill Buckner.

11

13

Top 9th

ATL

CHC

Braves

Single by Pepe Frias; Joe Nolan scored.

12

13

Braves

Sacrifice fly by Jerry Royster; Glenn Hubbard scored.

13

13

Bottom 9th

ATL

CHC

Cubs

Single by Scot Thompson; Tim Blackwell scored.

13

14

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