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August 27, 1973
Mets 6, Padres 5
1973 Regular Season Game 130
August 28, 1973
Mets 8, Padres 6
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August 29, 1973
Mets 3, Padres 0
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National League Standings, August 28, 1973

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Mets Starting Lineup
3b
Garrett Wayne
Garrett
2b
Millan Felix
Millan
rf
Staub Rusty
Staub
lf
Jones Cleon
Jones
1b
Kranepool Ed
Kranepool
c
Hodges Ron
Hodges
cf
Hahn Don
Hahn
ss
Harrelson Bud
Harrelson
p
Matlack Jon
Matlack
August 28, 1973, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

New York Mets 8, San Diego Padres 6

Padres ab r hbibbso
Jerry Morales cf 5 1 1 1 0 0
Derrell Thomas ss 5 1 1 0 0 1
Dave Roberts 3b-2b 5 0 1 0 0 2
Nate Colbert 1b 4 1 1 1 1 0
Cito Gaston rf 4 0 1 1 0 2
Fred Kendall c 5 1 2 0 0 0
Dave Winfield lf 3 1 2 0 1 0
Rich Morales 2b 1 0 1 0 2 0
- Johnny Grubb ph-3b 1 1 1 2 0 0
Clay Kirby p 2 0 0 0 0 1
- Mike Caldwell p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Gary Ross p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Leron Lee ph 1 0 0 1 0 0
- Frank Snook p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Wayne Garrett 3b 5 1 2 1 0 0 .242
Felix Millan 2b 4 2 1 0 1 0 .290
Rusty Staub rf 4 2 2 0 1 0 .269
Cleon Jones lf 5 0 2 1 0 0 .268
Ed Kranepool 1b 3 2 1 1 2 0 .253
Ron Hodges c 4 1 3 2 1 0 .239
- Tug McGraw p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .071
Don Hahn cf 5 0 1 2 0 1 .251
Bud Harrelson ss 4 0 0 0 1 1 .246
Jon Matlack p 4 0 1 0 0 1 .130
- Harry Parker p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .150
- Jerry Grote c 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
San Diego Padres 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 6 11 2
New York Mets 1 0 1 0 0 5 0 1 x 8 13 1

San Diego Padres ip h rer bbso
Clay Kirby (L) 5.1 10 6 5 5 2
Mike Caldwell 0.2 2 1 0 0 1
Gary Ross 1.0 0 0 0 0 0
Frank Snook 1.0 1 1 1 1 0
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Jon Matlack (W,11-15) 7.0 9 4 4 4 4 3.35
Harry Parker 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 3.81
Tug McGraw (Save,15) 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 5.18

Errors: Don Hahn (1), Dave Roberts.
PB: Fred Kendall.
2B: Wayne Garrett (15), Dave Winfield.
3B: Johnny Grubb.
HR: Wayne Garrett (10), Jerry Morales, Nate Colbert.
Intentional Walks: Rusty Staub, Rich Morales.
SH: Clay Kirby.
SF: Cito Gaston.
SB: Dave Roberts.


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