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1970 Regular Season Game 110
August 8, 1970
Mets 12, Pirates 9
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Pirates 8, Mets 3
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National League Standings, August 8, 1970

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Agee Tommie
Agee
ss
Harrelson Bud
Harrelson
lf
Jones Cleon
Jones
1b
Clendenon Donn
Clendenon
rf
Swoboda Ron
Swoboda
3b
Foy Joe
Foy
c
Grote Jerry
Grote
2b
Weis Al
Weis
p
Koosman Jerry
Koosman
August 8, 1970, Three Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh, PA

New York Mets 12, Pittsburgh Pirates 9

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Tommie Agee cf 6 4 5 2 0 1 .287
Bud Harrelson ss 4 0 1 2 1 0 .260
Cleon Jones lf 5 2 3 2 1 1 .244
Donn Clendenon 1b 4 1 1 3 2 1 .307
Ron Swoboda rf 4 0 1 1 1 1 .250
Joe Foy 3b 5 1 1 0 1 2 .239
Jerry Grote c 4 2 3 1 1 0 .281
Al Weis 2b 1 0 0 0 0 1 .208
- Wayne Garrett ph-2b 3 1 0 0 1 0 .256
Jerry Koosman p 3 1 2 0 1 1 .104
- Gary Gentry p 1 0 0 0 0 1 .024
Pirates ab r hbibbso
Freddie Patek ss 5 2 1 0 1 0
Matty Alou cf 5 1 1 1 0 0
Roberto Clemente rf 4 2 2 2 1 0
Bob Robertson 1b 5 1 2 3 0 1
Al Oliver lf 4 0 1 1 1 0
- Dave Giusti p 0 0 0 0 0 0
José Pagan 3b 5 1 1 0 0 0
Dave Cash 2b 4 1 2 0 1 0
Jerry May c 5 0 3 1 0 0
Bob Veale p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Dick Colpaert p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Gene Clines ph 1 0 1 0 0 0
- Jim Nelson p 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Orlando Peña p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Gene Alley ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Joe Gibbon p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Willie Stargell ph 1 0 1 1 0 0
- Dock Ellis pr 0 1 0 0 0 0
- Johnny Jeter lf 1 0 0 0 0 0

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 3 2 1 0 2 0 2 0 2 12 17 3
Pittsburgh Pirates 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 3 0 9 15 2

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Jerry Koosman (W,6-6) 6.0 12 6 6 1 2 3.17
Gary Gentry (Save,1) 3.0 3 3 1 3 1 3.50
Pittsburgh Pirates ip h rer bbso
Bob Veale (L) 1.1 6 5 5 1 2
Dick Colpaert 0.2 1 0 0 1 0
Jim Nelson 2.2 4 3 1 4 2
Orlando Peña 1.1 0 0 0 0 2
Joe Gibbon 2.0 3 2 2 2 2
Dave Giusti 1.0 3 2 2 1 1

Errors: Cleon Jones 2 (3), José Pagan.
PB: Jerry May.
WP: Jim Nelson.
2B: Tommie Agee 2 (23), Cleon Jones (11), Jerry Koosman (1), Freddie Patek, Roberto Clemente, Bob Robertson.
3B: Tommie Agee (5).
HR: Donn Clendenon (15), Roberto Clemente.
Intentional Walks: Donn Clendenon, Al Oliver.
HBP: Ron Swoboda.
SF: Bud Harrelson.
SB: Cleon Jones (11), Tommie Agee (26), Joe Foy (20).
CS: Ron Swoboda (4).








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