This is a 1969 Chicago Cubs Season Replay using Out of the Park Baseball. More details on this project can be found on our About Retro Baseball Page,
|MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL|
|PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES AT CHICAGO CUBS|
|GAME ID: 9 - TUESDAY, APRIL 8TH, 1969 - GAME LOG|
Wise, now 1-0, was the winner. In 9 innings, he gave up 7 hits, while striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 1 earned run. The Phillies got a big at-bat from right fielder Johnny Callison. For the game, Callison was 1 for 4 with a home run, while adding 3 RBI and scoring once. In the top of the sixth, with runners on 1st and 3rd, he stroked a 3-run home run. His 1st home run of the season gave Philadelphia a 4-1 lead.
"Good to get a win," said Wise, "but it's a long season."
The Cubs are 0-1 on the season and trail the Phillies, Pirates and Mets by one game in the NL East. Scroll down for full AL and NL standings.