Ultimate Mets
Database THE ULTIMATE METS DATABASE IS NOT AFFILIATED IN ANY WAY WITH THE N.Y. METS OR MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL. Privacy Statement




Last Name Search Search the thousands of Mets players, managers, coaches, executives, minor leaguers, and opposing players who are contained in our database.


Previous Game:
August 8, 1970
Mets 12, Pirates 9
1970 Regular Season Game 111
August 9, 1970
Pirates 8, Mets 3
Next Game:
August 10, 1970
Mets 10, Pirates 2
Click to view scorecard

National League Standings, August 9, 1970

Box Score Game Memories Scorecard Mets Stats
Thru This Game

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
Ryan Nolan
Ryan
August 9, 1970, Three Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh Pirates 8, New York Mets 3

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Tommie Agee cf 5 1 1 0 0 1 .286
Bud Harrelson ss 3 1 1 0 1 0 .260
Cleon Jones lf 4 0 1 1 0 0 .244
Donn Clendenon 1b 4 1 1 0 0 2 .306
Ron Swoboda rf 4 0 2 2 0 0 .255
Joe Foy 3b 3 0 1 0 1 0 .240
Jerry Grote c 3 0 0 0 1 0 .278
Al Weis 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 .202
- Art Shamsky ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .293
Nolan Ryan p 3 0 0 0 0 1 .206
- Ray Sadecki p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242
- Ron Taylor p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Wayne Garrett ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .255
Pirates ab r hbibbso
Freddie Patek ss 4 0 0 0 1 3
Matty Alou cf 3 2 1 0 1 0
Roberto Clemente rf 4 2 1 0 1 2
Al Oliver lf-1b 2 1 0 1 2 0
Bob Robertson 1b 1 0 0 0 1 0
- Willie Stargell lf 3 2 2 2 0 1
- Johnny Jeter lf 0 0 0 0 0 0
Manny Sanguillen c 4 1 2 1 0 2
José Pagan 3b 3 0 0 0 2 1
Bill Mazeroski 2b 3 0 1 2 1 0
Luke Walker p 2 0 0 0 1 2
- Gene Clines ph 1 0 1 1 0 0
- Orlando Peña p 0 0 0 0 0 0

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

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Nolan Ryan (L,6-7) 6.0 3 4 2 7 10 3.06
Ray Sadecki 0.2 1 2 2 3 0 3.67
Ron Taylor 1.1 4 2 2 0 1 3.83
Pittsburgh Pirates ip h rer bbso
Luke Walker (W) 7.0 6 3 3 3 3
Orlando Peña (Save) 2.0 1 0 0 0 1

Errors: Nolan Ryan 2 (3).
WP: Nolan Ryan 2.
2B: Cleon Jones (12), Donn Clendenon (10), Manny Sanguillen 2.
3B: Roberto Clemente.
HR: Willie Stargell.
Intentional Walks: Roberto Clemente.
SH: Matty Alou.
SF: Al Oliver, Manny Sanguillen.
SB: Jerry Grote (2), Joe Foy (21), Matty Alou.


Born on the day the Mets played this game:






Meet the Mets
  • All-Time Roster
  • Mug Shots
  • Player Awards
  • Transactions
  • Managers and Coaches
  • Mets Staff
  • Birthplaces
  • Oldest Living Mets
  • Necrology
  • Games
  • Game Results
  • Walkoff Wins and Losses
  • Post-Season Games
  • No-Hitters and One-Hitters
  • All-Star Games
  • Opponents and Ballparks
  • Daily Standings
  • Yearly Finishes
  • Stats
  • Interactive Statistics
  • Team Leaders
  • Decade Leaders
  • Metscellaneous
  • Fan Memories
  • Mets Uniforms
  • Uniform Numbers
  • About Us
  • Contact us
  • FAQ


  • Copyright 1999-2014, The Ultimate Mets Database