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Mets 5, Dodgers 3
1978 Regular Season Game 136
September 3, 1978
Mets 8, Dodgers 5
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September 4, 1978
Pirates 7, Mets 4
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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
2b
Valentine Bobby
Valentine
lf
Henderson Steve
Henderson
1b
Montanez Willie
Montanez
c
Stearns John
Stearns
rf
Grieve Tom
Grieve
3b
Randle Lenny
Randle
ss
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Hausman Tom
Hausman
September 3, 1978, Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles, CA

New York Mets 8, Los Angeles Dodgers 5

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lee Mazzilli cf 5 2 4 3 0 0 .270
Bobby Valentine 2b 3 1 0 1 0 0 .265
- Sergio Ferrer 2b 2 0 0 0 0 0 .111
Steve Henderson lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 .275
Willie Montanez 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 .256
John Stearns c 4 1 2 1 0 1 .271
Tom Grieve rf 4 1 1 0 0 2 .213
- Joel Youngblood rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 .249
Lenny Randle 3b 4 1 3 1 0 0 .242
Doug Flynn ss 4 1 1 1 0 0 .237
Tom Hausman p 3 1 1 1 0 2 .200
- Dwight Bernard p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
- Dale Murray p 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
Dodgers ab r hbibbso
Davey Lopes 2b 5 0 2 1 0 0
Bill Russell ss 4 1 1 0 1 0
Reggie Smith rf 2 1 0 0 2 1
Steve Garvey 1b 4 0 1 1 0 0
Ron Cey 3b 4 1 2 1 0 0
Dusty Baker lf 3 1 1 2 0 0
Rick Monday cf 4 1 1 0 0 1
Joe Ferguson c 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Johnny Oates c 3 0 1 0 0 0
Tommy John p 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Vic Davalillo ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Charlie Hough p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Bill North ph 0 0 0 0 1 0
- Lance Rautzhan p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Leon Lacy ph 1 0 0 0 0 0

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 1 6 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 8 13 1
Los Angeles Dodgers 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 5 9 2

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Tom Hausman (W,3-3) 5.1 5 2 2 0 1 5.04
Dwight Bernard 1.2 1 2 1 4 1 2.86
Dale Murray 2.0 3 1 1 0 0 3.89
Los Angeles Dodgers ip h rer bbso
Tommy John (L) 5.0 10 7 7 0 5
Charlie Hough 2.0 2 1 1 0 1
Lance Rautzhan 2.0 1 0 0 1 0

Errors: Doug Flynn (6), Davey Lopes.
PB: Joe Ferguson.
WP: Tommy John.
2B: Bill Russell.
HR: Lee Mazzilli 2 (15), Ron Cey, Dusty Baker.
SF: Dusty Baker.
SB: John Stearns (23).
CS: Lee Mazzilli (11), Doug Flynn (4).


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