SABR 6, Chicago
June 25-27, 1976
Howard Johnson Motor Lodge (600 N. Lake Shore Drive)
Game: Mets 10, Cubs 2
45 members attended the 6th convention. Guest speaker was Lew Fonseca, 1929 American League batting champion and former White Sox manager. Chicago Sun-Times writer Eddie Gold showed old highlight films of the Cubs and sports writer Jim Enright spoke at the Friday session. Former Pirates and White Sox infielder Tony Piet also spoke. John Milner's grand slam off Bill Bonham keyed a six run fourth inning as Jerry Koosman and the Mets cruised to a victory on Saturday afternoon at Wrigley Field. Free tickets were provided to SABR members, courtest of the Arthur Meyerhoff Associates advertising agency.