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May 7, 1973
Mets 7, Braves 2
1973 Regular Season Game 27
May 8, 1973
Braves 10, Mets 6
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May 9, 1973
Mets 8, Braves 1
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National League Standings, May 8, 1973

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Martinez Ted
Martinez
2b
Millan Felix
Millan
3b
Garrett Wayne
Garrett
rf
Staub Rusty
Staub
1b
Kranepool Ed
Kranepool
lf
Gosger Jim
Gosger
c
Grote Jerry
Grote
ss
Harrelson Bud
Harrelson
p
Matlack Jon
Matlack
May 8, 1973, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

Atlanta Braves 10, New York Mets 6

Braves ab r hbibbso
Oscar Brown rf 5 0 1 0 0 1
Marty Perez ss 4 1 2 2 1 0
Henry Aaron lf 4 2 1 0 1 0
Davey Johnson 2b 4 3 2 5 1 0
Dusty Baker cf 5 1 2 2 0 0
Darrell Evans 3b 4 0 1 1 1 1
Dick Dietz 1b 1 1 0 0 2 0
- Mike Lum ph-1b 2 0 0 0 0 0
Paul Casanova c 3 0 1 0 0 0
- Johnny Oates pr-c 2 1 0 0 0 0
Ron Reed p 2 0 0 0 0 0
- Rod Gilbreath ph 1 1 1 0 0 0
- Roric Harrison p 1 0 0 0 0 1
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Ted Martinez cf 5 1 1 0 0 1 .234
Felix Millan 2b 5 2 3 1 0 0 .239
Wayne Garrett 3b 4 1 1 0 1 1 .208
Rusty Staub rf 4 1 1 1 1 0 .194
Ed Kranepool 1b 4 1 2 1 1 0 .318
Jim Gosger lf 5 0 0 1 0 1 .190
Jerry Grote c 4 0 2 1 0 0 .231
Bud Harrelson ss 2 0 0 0 2 1 .214
Jon Matlack p 2 0 0 0 0 0 .222
- Phil Hennigan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
- Ray Sadecki p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Ken Boswell ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .182
- Tug McGraw p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta Braves 0 0 0 1 0 0 7 0 2 10 11 1
New York Mets 0 0 1 0 2 0 3 0 0 6 10 0

Atlanta Braves ip h rer bbso
Ron Reed (W) 6.0 7 3 2 3 1
Roric Harrison (Save) 3.0 3 3 3 2 3
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Jon Matlack (L,2-5) 6.2 6 5 5 3 2 4.96
Phil Hennigan 0.0 3 3 3 1 0 4.96
Ray Sadecki 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 4.70
Tug McGraw 1.0 2 2 2 2 0 6.00

Errors: Henry Aaron.
2B: Felix Millan 2 (6), Ed Kranepool (4), Dusty Baker 2, Henry Aaron, Marty Perez.
HR: Davey Johnson 2.
Intentional Walks: Henry Aaron.
SH: Jon Matlack.








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