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May 25, 1978
Mets 3, Pirates 2
1978 Regular Season Game 44
May 26, 1978
Astros 5, Mets 4
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May 27, 1978
Mets 9, Astros 7
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National League Standings, May 26, 1978

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
3b
Maddox Elliott
Maddox
rf
Boisclair Bruce
Boisclair
lf
Henderson Steve
Henderson
1b
Montanez Willie
Montanez
c
Hodges Ron
Hodges
ss
Foli Tim
Foli
2b
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Koosman Jerry
Koosman
May 26, 1978, Astrodome, Houston, TX

Houston Astros 5, New York Mets 4

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lee Mazzilli cf 5 0 2 1 0 0 .324
Elliott Maddox 3b 5 0 1 0 0 0 .227
Bruce Boisclair rf 3 2 1 0 1 0 .203
Steve Henderson lf 4 0 2 0 0 1 .262
Willie Montanez 1b 3 1 3 3 1 0 .257
Ron Hodges c 4 0 0 0 0 0 .200
Tim Foli ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 .171
Doug Flynn 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 .228
Jerry Koosman p 2 0 0 0 0 1 .087
- Ed Kranepool ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 .194
- Butch Metzger p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Joel Youngblood ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 .280
Astros ab r hbibbso
Terry Puhl rf-lf 4 1 1 0 0 0
Julio Gonzalez 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0
Cesar Cedeño cf 4 1 2 0 0 0
Jesus Alou lf 2 1 1 3 1 0
- Dave Bergman 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0
Enos Cabell 3b 4 1 2 0 0 0
Joe Ferguson c 3 0 0 0 0 1
José Cruz 1b-rf 3 1 1 2 1 0
Roger Metzger ss 3 0 1 0 1 0
Mark Lemongello p 3 0 0 0 0 2
- Ken Forsch p 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 1 4 12 1
Houston Astros 0 0 3 0 0 2 0 0 x 5 9 0

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Jerry Koosman (L,2-5) 6.0 7 5 4 2 3 3.52
Butch Metzger 2.0 2 0 0 1 0 6.26
Houston Astros ip h rer bbso
Mark Lemongello (W) 6.1 8 3 3 2 3
Ken Forsch (Save) 2.2 4 1 1 0 0

Errors: Doug Flynn (1).
PB: Ron Hodges.
3B: Joel Youngblood (2).
HR: Willie Montanez (5), Jesus Alou, José Cruz.
Intentional Walks: José Cruz.
SH: Joe Ferguson.
SB: Cesar Cedeño.
CS: Lee Mazzilli (4), Elliott Maddox (3), Enos Cabell.








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