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Expos 6, Mets 5
1979 Regular Season Game 10
April 20, 1979
Phillies 8, Mets 0
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April 21, 1979
Phillies 3, Mets 0
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National League Standings, April 20, 1979

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Mets Starting Lineup
2b
Chapman Kelvin
Chapman
lf
Henderson Steve
Henderson
3b
Hebner Richie
Hebner
cf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
1b
Montanez Willie
Montanez
c
Stearns John
Stearns
rf
Youngblood Joel
Youngblood
ss
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Swan Craig
Swan
April 20, 1979, Veterans Stadium, Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia Phillies 8, New York Mets 0

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Kelvin Chapman 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 .162
Steve Henderson lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 .310
Richie Hebner 3b 4 0 3 0 0 0 .263
Lee Mazzilli cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 .419
Willie Montanez 1b 3 0 1 0 1 0 .205
John Stearns c 4 0 0 0 0 0 .139
Joel Youngblood rf 2 0 1 0 2 0 .312
Doug Flynn ss 3 0 0 0 0 2 .179
- Jesse Orosco p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Ed Kranepool ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Craig Swan p 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333
- Ron Hodges ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .200
- Wayne Twitchell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Dwight Bernard p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Frank Taveras ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Phillies ab r hbibbso
Bake McBride rf 4 1 2 1 0 0
Larry Bowa ss 4 1 1 1 1 0
Pete Rose 1b 4 1 1 1 1 0
- Del Unser 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0
Greg Luzinski lf 3 2 1 2 2 1
- Greg Gross lf 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mike Schmidt 3b 3 0 0 0 1 1
- Pete Mackanin 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0
Garry Maddox cf 5 1 1 2 0 0
Manny Trillo 2b 4 0 1 1 0 0
Bob Boone c 2 1 1 0 2 0
Dick Ruthven p 4 1 0 0 0 1

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 2
Philadelphia Phillies 2 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 x 8 8 0

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Craig Swan (L,1-2) 4.0 6 3 3 4 1 2.89
Wayne Twitchell 0.2 0 5 0 3 1 11.25
Dwight Bernard 1.1 2 0 0 0 0 6.23
Jesse Orosco 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 0.00
Philadelphia Phillies ip h rer bbso
Dick Ruthven (W) 9.0 5 0 0 3 4

Errors: Richie Hebner (3).
2B: Joel Youngblood (1).
3B: Richie Hebner (1).
Intentional Walks: Bob Boone 2.
HBP: Bake McBride.
SB: Bake McBride 2, Greg Luzinski.


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