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Tom Quinn
October 19, 2007
My dad took me to this game, my second Met game ever. A sunny and mild Saturday afternoon. When you think of pitchers duels between the Mets and Cards in this era you think of Seaver v. Gibson or Carlton v. Koosman. But Giusti v. Cardwell??? As I recall it was a rather boring game with very little offense, obviously.

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