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Phillies 8, Mets 5
1978 Regular Season Game 29
May 8, 1978
Mets 3, Reds 2
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May 9, 1978
Reds 7, Mets 6
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National League Standings, May 8, 1978

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
2b
Valentine Bobby
Valentine
rf
Maddox Elliott
Maddox
lf
Henderson Steve
Henderson
1b
Montanez Willie
Montanez
c
Stearns John
Stearns
3b
Youngblood Joel
Youngblood
ss
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Bruhert Mike
Bruhert
May 8, 1978, Riverfront Stadium, Cincinnati, OH

New York Mets 3, Cincinnati Reds 2

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lee Mazzilli cf 4 0 1 1 0 0 .301
Bobby Valentine 2b 3 0 0 0 1 0 .308
- Skip Lockwood p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Bruce Boisclair ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 .231
- Mardie Cornejo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Elliott Maddox rf 5 1 1 0 0 1 .240
Steve Henderson lf 4 0 3 0 1 1 .226
Willie Montanez 1b 5 0 0 0 0 1 .215
John Stearns c 4 0 2 1 0 0 .212
Joel Youngblood 3b-2b 3 0 1 0 0 2 .273
- Ed Kranepool ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .200
- Sergio Ferrer pr-ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Doug Flynn ss-2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 .243
Mike Bruhert p 2 0 1 0 0 1 .143
- Lenny Randle ph-3b 1 1 0 0 1 0 .157
Reds ab r hbibbso
Pete Rose 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0
- Ray Knight 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0
Ken Griffey rf 4 0 0 0 0 0
Joe Morgan 2b 3 0 1 0 1 0
George Foster lf 4 0 0 0 0 1
Dan Driessen 1b 4 1 1 1 0 0
Cesar Geronimo cf 4 1 1 0 0 0
Dave Concepcion ss 4 0 0 0 0 0
Don Werner c 3 0 0 1 0 1
- Mike Lum ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
Fred Norman p 3 0 0 0 0 1
- Pedro Borbon p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Dave Tomlin p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Johnny Bench ph 1 0 0 0 0 0

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

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Mike Bruhert 7.0 2 2 1 1 0 1.82
Skip Lockwood (W,1-1) 2.0 2 0 0 0 3 3.47
Mardie Cornejo (Save,2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 4.19
Cincinnati Reds ip h rer bbso
Fred Norman 8.1 9 2 2 2 6
Pedro Borbon (L) 1.1 2 1 1 1 0
Dave Tomlin 0.1 0 0 0 0 0

Errors: Joel Youngblood (1).
2B: Pete Rose.
HR: Dan Driessen.
SH: Lee Mazzilli.
SB: John Stearns (4), Steve Henderson (2), Dave Concepcion, Joe Morgan, Cesar Geronimo.
CS: Steve Henderson (2).








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