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1970 Regular Season Game 137
September 5, 1970
Mets 5, Cubs 3
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National League Standings, September 5, 1970

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Agee Tommie
Agee
2b
Garrett Wayne
Garrett
lf
Jones Cleon
Jones
1b
Clendenon Donn
Clendenon
rf
Singleton Ken
Singleton
3b
Foy Joe
Foy
c
Grote Jerry
Grote
ss
Harrelson Bud
Harrelson
p
Koosman Jerry
Koosman
September 5, 1970, Wrigley Field, Chicago, IL

New York Mets 5, Chicago Cubs 3

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Tommie Agee cf 4 1 1 0 0 2 .285
Wayne Garrett 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 .246
Cleon Jones lf 4 1 1 0 0 1 .273
Donn Clendenon 1b 3 2 2 0 1 1 .300
Ken Singleton rf 4 0 1 2 0 1 .276
Joe Foy 3b 3 1 2 1 1 0 .244
Jerry Grote c 4 0 1 2 0 0 .252
Bud Harrelson ss 3 0 0 0 1 0 .240
Jerry Koosman p 4 0 0 0 0 4 .100
- Ron Herbel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Tug McGraw p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .429
Cubs ab r hbibbso
Don Kessinger ss 5 0 0 0 0 0
Glenn Beckert 2b 5 0 2 0 0 0
Billy Williams lf 4 1 2 0 0 0
Jim Hickman rf 3 0 1 1 1 0
Ron Santo 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1
Joe Pepitone cf 4 1 1 0 0 0
Ernie Banks 1b 4 1 1 2 0 1
Randy Hundley c 4 0 1 0 0 0
Ken Holtzman p 3 0 1 0 0 0
- Willie Smith ph 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Jack Hiatt ph 1 0 0 0 0 1

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 5 8 1
Chicago Cubs 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 3 9 0

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Jerry Koosman (W,10-6) 8.0 8 3 3 1 2 3.29
Ron Herbel 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Tug McGraw (Save,10) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 3.92
Chicago Cubs ip h rer bbso
Ken Holtzman (L) 9.0 8 5 5 3 10

Errors: Bud Harrelson (19).
WP: Jerry Koosman.
2B: Cleon Jones (20), Jerry Grote (11), Donn Clendenon (14).
3B: Jim Hickman.
HR: Ernie Banks.
Intentional Walks: Bud Harrelson.
CS: Joe Foy (13).








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