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1962 Regular Season Game 107
August 4, 1962
Mets 3, Reds 2
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National League Standings, August 4, 1962

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Mets Starting Lineup
rf
Christopher Joe
Christopher
ss
Neal Charlie
Neal
3b
Mantilla Felix
Mantilla
lf
Thomas Frank
Thomas
cf
Hickman Jim
Hickman
1b
Throneberry Marv
Throneberry
2b
Kanehl Rod
Kanehl
c
Cannizzaro Chris
Cannizzaro
p
Miller Bob
Miller
August 4, 1962, Polo Grounds, New York, NY

New York Mets 3, Cincinnati Reds 2

Reds ab r hbibbso
Eddie Kasko ss-3b 7 1 2 0 0 1
Don Blasingame 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0
- Leo Cardenas ph-ss 2 0 0 0 0 2
Vada Pinson cf 6 1 5 1 0 1
Jerry Lynch lf 3 0 1 1 0 1
- Wally Post ph-lf 3 0 0 0 0 0
Gordy Coleman 1b 6 0 0 0 0 1
Marty Keough rf 6 0 1 0 0 0
Hank Foiles c 4 0 1 0 0 1
- Frank Robinson pr 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Johnny Edwards c 2 0 0 0 0 1
Don Zimmer 3b-2b 5 0 1 0 1 1
Joe Nuxhall p 2 0 0 0 0 1
- Joe Gaines ph 0 0 0 0 1 0
- Bill Henry p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Don Pavletich ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Moe Drabowsky p 1 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Joe Christopher rf 4 0 0 0 2 0 .207
Charlie Neal ss 6 1 2 0 0 0 .256
Felix Mantilla 3b 6 1 1 0 0 2 .266
Frank Thomas lf 4 1 1 2 1 0 .293
Jim Hickman cf 5 0 2 1 0 1 .272
Marv Throneberry 1b 5 0 1 0 0 4 .265
Rod Kanehl 2b 5 0 1 0 0 0 .295
Chris Cannizzaro c 3 0 0 0 1 2 .207
Bob Miller p 2 0 0 0 0 2 .192
- Richie Ashburn ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .317
- Willard Hunter p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273
- Ken MacKenzie p 1 0 0 0 0 0 .111
- Gene Woodling ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .252
- Bob Miller p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 R H E
Cincinnati Reds 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 12 0
New York Mets 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 8 3

Cincinnati Reds ip h rer bbso
Joe Nuxhall 8.0 6 2 2 4 7
Bill Henry 2.0 0 0 0 0 1
Moe Drabowsky (L) 3.0 2 1 1 0 4
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Bob Miller 7.0 8 2 2 0 6 4.85
Willard Hunter 1.1 2 0 0 2 0 6.26
Ken MacKenzie 4.2 2 0 0 0 3 4.78
Bob Miller (W,1-1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 3.18

Errors: Charlie Neal (12).
2B: Jim Hickman (14), Vada Pinson.
3B: Charlie Neal (6).
HR: Frank Thomas (26).
SH: Chris Cannizzaro, Leo Cardenas, Joe Nuxhall.
SF: Frank Thomas.
CS: Vada Pinson, Eddie Kasko.


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