PIT starter Rick Rhoden
CHI starter Dennis Eckersley
PIT Tony Pena went 1 for 3 and drove in 2 runs (the only runs of the game)
CHI Keith Moreland went 2 for 4 with 2 singles
PIT Rhoden went 6 innings before giving way to Rod Scurry and Kent Tekulve
CHI Eckersley lasted 7 innings, gave up 4 hits and 2 walks (2 hits and 2 walks in the First Inning)
The Pirates scored twice in the First Inning and only slightly threatened again in the Sixth Inning before a double play ended the threat. The Cubs led off the bottom of the Seventh Inning with two singles but failed to score.
Final: Pittsburgh 2 Chicago 0
Season Record: 6 Wins 7 Losses
STL starter: Danny Cox
CHI starter: Steve Trout
CHI Trout struggled mightily in the First Inning, allowing 3 Hits 4 BB and 4 Runs
STL Ozzie Smith went 4-5 with 3 Runs and 3 RBI
CHI Keith Moreland went 3-4 but had nothing to show for it
STL had a 4-run 8th Inning that began with a Leon Durham error
Final: Cardinals 9 Cubs 3
Season Record: 6 Wins 6 Losses
Doubleheader Game Two
STL starter: Dave LaPoint
CHI starter: Rick Sutcliffe
CHI Sutcliffe dominates again. He allows 4 hits and 2 walks, strikes out 9 and gives up a solo homer to Andy Van Slyke.
CHI Leon Durham goes 5 for 5 with 2 doubles and a 2-run home run.
STL Van Slyke had struck out 3 straight times before belting one in the Ninth inning to get the Cards on the board.
CH Davey Lopes got the start and went 3 for 5 with a double, 2 runs and a stolen base.
Final: Cubs 9 Cardinals 1
Season Record: 6 Wins 5 Losses
Doubleheader Game One
STL starter: Joaquin Andujar
CHI Starter: Dick Ruthven
STL Andujar gets the complete game shutout, allowing 5 hits, 1 walk, 2HBP (ouch) and strikes out 8.
CHI Ruthven lasts 6 innings, allows 4 runs, 6 hits, 2 walks and 1HBP (ouch) and strikes out 5.
STL First baseman David Green goes 3 for 5 with a double, a run and 3 RBI. Willie Mcghee goes 3 for 4 and scores twice.
CHI Gary Matthews has two of the Cub hits, one of them a double.
Andujar was dominant from the start and the Cubs were helpless throughout. Ruthven did his best, can't fault him.
Final: Cardinals 8 Cubs 0
Season Record: 5 Wins 5 Losses
NY Starter: Walt Terrell
CHI Starter: Scott Sanderson
NY Terrell pitches 8 strong innings, allows 8 hits, 2 walks and strikes out 5. George Foster's 2-base error leads to a run.
CHI Bowa goes 3 for 3 with a double and an RBI. Sandberg homers.
Sanderson gets the complete game shutout. He allowed only 3 hits and 5 walks while striking out 6.
Final: Cubs 3 Mets 0
Wins: 5 Losses 4
NY Starter: Dwight Gooden
CHI Starter: Dennis Eckersley
NY Gooden goes 8 innings, allows 6 hits, 3 walks and strikes out 10.
CHI Ron Cey homers. Bob Dernier homers. Jody Davis doubles in a run.
Dernier comes up with 2 outs in the bottom of the Ninth and Jody Davis on second base. Jesse Orosco gets Dernier to fly out to Geroge Foster in left field to end the game.
Final: Mets 4 Cubs 3
Wins: 4 Losses 4
What This Is
A 1984 Chicago Cubs season replay using APBA Baseball.