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Mets 8, Cardinals 3
1978 Regular Season Game 111
August 5, 1978
Cardinals 5, Mets 3
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August 6, 1978
Cardinals 3, Mets 1
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National League Standings, August 5, 1978

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
ss
Foli Tim
Foli
lf
Henderson Steve
Henderson
c
Stearns John
Stearns
1b
Montanez Willie
Montanez
rf
Youngblood Joel
Youngblood
3b
Maddox Elliott
Maddox
2b
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Espinosa Nino
Espinosa
August 5, 1978, Busch Stadium, St. Louis, MO

St. Louis Cardinals 5, New York Mets 3

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lee Mazzilli cf 4 0 1 0 1 1 .266
Tim Foli ss 5 0 1 0 0 0 .258
Steve Henderson lf 3 2 3 0 2 0 .275
John Stearns c 3 0 0 0 2 0 .268
Willie Montanez 1b 4 0 2 1 1 0 .270
Joel Youngblood rf 5 1 1 0 0 0 .275
Elliott Maddox 3b 3 0 0 1 2 0 .257
Doug Flynn 2b 5 0 1 0 0 0 .247
Nino Espinosa p 1 0 1 1 0 0 .192
- Bobby Valentine ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .262
- Kevin Kobel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182
- Bruce Boisclair ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 .247
- Dwight Bernard p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Ed Kranepool ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .230
- Dale Murray p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Tom Grieve ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .243
Cardinals ab r hbibbso
Lou Brock lf 4 0 0 0 0 0
- Tony Scott lf 0 0 0 0 0 0
Garry Templeton ss 4 0 0 0 0 1
George Hendrick cf 4 2 2 0 0 0
Keith Hernandez 1b 4 1 1 0 0 0
Jerry Mumphrey rf 4 2 3 3 0 0
Ken Reitz 3b 3 0 2 0 1 0
Ken Oberkfell 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0
Steve Swisher c 3 0 2 2 0 0
Pete Falcone p 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Tom Bruno p 1 0 1 0 0 0
- Buddy Schultz p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Mark Littell p 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 11 0
St. Louis Cardinals 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 x 5 11 1

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Nino Espinosa (L,9-10) 3.0 8 5 5 1 0 4.39
Kevin Kobel 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 1.94
Dwight Bernard 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 2.76
Dale Murray 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 4.04
St. Louis Cardinals ip h rer bbso
Pete Falcone 4.0 6 3 3 6 0
Tom Bruno (W) 3.2 5 0 0 1 1
Buddy Schultz 0.2 0 0 0 1 0
Mark Littell (Save) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0

Errors: Ken Oberkfell.
WP: Dwight Bernard.
2B: Bruce Boisclair (5), Joel Youngblood (7), Steve Swisher.
3B: Steve Henderson (6).
HR: Jerry Mumphrey.
Intentional Walks: Ken Reitz.
SH: Pete Falcone.
SB: Jerry Mumphrey.
CS: Lee Mazzilli (10), Jerry Mumphrey.








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