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August 22, 1971
Mets 4, Padres 2
1971 Regular Season Game 125
August 23, 1971
Giants 5, Mets 4
Next Game:
August 24, 1971
Giants 3, Mets 2
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National League Standings, August 23, 1971

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Mets Starting Lineup
ss
Harrelson Bud
Harrelson
3b
Garrett Wayne
Garrett
lf
Jones Cleon
Jones
rf
Shamsky Art
Shamsky
2b
Boswell Ken
Boswell
cf
Agee Tommie
Agee
1b
Kranepool Ed
Kranepool
c
Grote Jerry
Grote
p
McAndrew Jim
McAndrew
August 23, 1971, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

San Francisco Giants 5, New York Mets 4

Giants ab r hbibbso
Ken Henderson lf 5 1 2 0 0 0
Tito Fuentes 2b 5 0 0 1 0 0
Willie Mays cf 3 1 2 0 1 0
Willie McCovey 1b 3 0 0 0 1 0
Bobby Bonds rf 4 2 2 2 0 2
Al Gallagher 3b 4 0 1 1 0 0
Chris Speier ss 4 0 1 0 0 0
Russ Gibson c 4 0 0 0 0 2
Don Carrithers p 2 1 0 0 0 1
- Jerry Johnson p 2 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Bud Harrelson ss 3 0 0 0 2 1 .264
Wayne Garrett 3b 5 0 0 0 0 2 .272
Cleon Jones lf 5 0 0 0 0 1 .328
Art Shamsky rf 3 1 1 0 1 0 .186
Ken Boswell 2b 4 1 2 0 0 0 .288
Tommie Agee cf 4 1 2 1 0 2 .275
Ed Kranepool 1b 4 1 1 2 0 0 .277
Jerry Grote c 4 0 0 0 0 0 .268
Jim McAndrew p 2 0 0 0 0 1 .059
- Nolan Ryan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .122
- Dave Marshall ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .238
- Danny Frisella p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
- Ken Singleton ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 .237
- Don Hahn pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 .228

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
San Francisco Giants 0 0 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 5 8 3
New York Mets 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 4 6 1

San Francisco Giants ip h rer bbso
Don Carrithers (W) 5.1 6 4 3 3 4
Jerry Johnson (Save) 3.2 0 0 0 1 3
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Jim McAndrew (L,0-5) 5.1 6 5 4 1 3 5.05
Nolan Ryan 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 3.37
Danny Frisella 3.0 2 0 0 1 2 2.15

Errors: Bud Harrelson (13), Willie McCovey.
WP: Jim McAndrew 2.
2B: Art Shamsky (6), Willie Mays, Ken Henderson, Bobby Bonds.
3B: Ed Kranepool (4).
HR: Bobby Bonds.
SB: Tommie Agee (25), Willie Mays, Ken Henderson.


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