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1979 Regular Season Game 19
May 1, 1979
Padres 10, Mets 5
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May 3, 1979
Giants 7, Mets 5
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Mets Starting Lineup
ss
Taveras Frank
Taveras
rf
Boisclair Bruce
Boisclair
cf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
1b
Montanez Willie
Montanez
c
Stearns John
Stearns
3b
Youngblood Joel
Youngblood
lf
Henderson Steve
Henderson
2b
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Twitchell Wayne
Twitchell
May 1, 1979, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

San Diego Padres 10, New York Mets 5

Padres ab r hbibbso
Gene Richards cf 4 1 1 1 1 1
Ozzie Smith ss 3 1 1 1 1 0
Jerry Turner lf 4 1 1 1 1 0
Dave Winfield rf 3 1 0 0 2 0
Mike Hargrove 1b 2 0 0 1 2 0
- Broderick Perkins pr-1b 1 2 1 0 0 0
Gene Tenace c 4 1 2 2 1 0
Barry Evans 3b 5 0 1 2 0 0
Fernando Gonzalez 2b 4 1 2 0 1 0
Gaylord Perry p 2 1 1 1 0 0
- Rollie Fingers p 2 1 1 1 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Frank Taveras ss 5 0 0 0 0 5 .229
Bruce Boisclair rf 5 1 2 0 0 2 .333
Lee Mazzilli cf 5 0 1 0 0 1 .303
Willie Montanez 1b 5 0 1 0 0 0 .149
John Stearns c 4 0 2 1 1 1 .238
Joel Youngblood 3b 5 2 3 0 0 1 .378
Steve Henderson lf 4 1 2 0 1 1 .288
Doug Flynn 2b 4 1 2 4 0 0 .185
Wayne Twitchell p 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000
- Kevin Kobel p 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000
- Ed Kranepool ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
- Dale Murray p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Kelvin Chapman ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 .150
- Dwight Bernard p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Jesse Orosco p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
San Diego Padres 0 0 4 0 0 0 3 1 2 10 11 0
New York Mets 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 5 13 1

San Diego Padres ip h rer bbso
Gaylord Perry (W) 6.0 9 4 4 2 10
Rollie Fingers (Save) 3.0 4 1 1 2 3
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Wayne Twitchell 2.2 2 4 4 4 1 12.15
Kevin Kobel 3.1 2 0 0 1 0 3.18
Dale Murray (L,1-3) 2.0 4 4 3 2 0 3.93
Dwight Bernard 0.1 3 2 2 2 0 4.22
Jesse Orosco 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 1.50

Errors: Doug Flynn (2).
WP: Dale Murray.
2B: Bruce Boisclair (2), Joel Youngblood (3), Willie Montanez (4), Gaylord Perry.
3B: Fernando Gonzalez.
HR: Doug Flynn (1).
Intentional Walks: Fernando Gonzalez, Mike Hargrove.
HBP: Ozzie Smith.
SH: Ozzie Smith, Gene Richards, Gaylord Perry.
CS: John Stearns (3), Ozzie Smith.


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