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1979 Regular Season Game 36
May 22, 1979
Mets 4, Cubs 2
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May 24, 1979
Cubs 9, Mets 7
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National League Standings, May 22, 1979

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Mets Starting Lineup
lf
Henderson Steve
Henderson
ss
Taveras Frank
Taveras
cf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
3b
Hebner Richie
Hebner
1b
Montanez Willie
Montanez
c
Stearns John
Stearns
rf
Youngblood Joel
Youngblood
2b
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Kobel Kevin
Kobel
May 22, 1979, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

New York Mets 4, Chicago Cubs 2

Cubs ab r hbibbso
Ivan DeJesus ss 3 0 0 0 1 1
Bobby Murcer rf 3 0 0 0 0 1
Dave Kingman lf 4 0 1 0 0 1
Bill Buckner 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1
Steve Ontiveros 3b 2 1 0 0 2 0
Jerry Martin cf 4 1 2 2 0 0
Barry Foote c 4 0 0 0 0 1
Ted Sizemore 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0
- Larry Biittner ph 1 0 1 0 0 0
Dennis Lamp p 2 0 2 0 0 0
- Scot Thompson ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Willie Hernandez p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Mike Vail ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Steve Henderson lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 .256
Frank Taveras ss 4 1 2 0 0 1 .227
Lee Mazzilli cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 .306
Richie Hebner 3b 4 1 2 3 0 0 .292
Willie Montanez 1b 3 0 1 0 1 1 .198
John Stearns c 3 0 0 0 1 0 .200
Joel Youngblood rf 4 1 2 1 0 1 .308
Doug Flynn 2b 2 0 1 0 0 0 .190
Kevin Kobel p 2 0 0 0 0 2 .091
- Ron Hodges ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .158
- Dale Murray p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

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

Chicago Cubs ip h rer bbso
Dennis Lamp (L) 6.0 9 4 4 2 7
Willie Hernandez 2.0 0 0 0 0 1
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Kevin Kobel (W,2-0) 6.0 4 2 2 3 5 1.87
Dale Murray (Save,1) 3.0 2 0 0 0 0 3.34

Errors: Dennis Lamp 2.
2B: Joel Youngblood (8), Willie Montanez (7).
HR: Joel Youngblood (6), Richie Hebner (3), Jerry Martin.
HBP: Bobby Murcer.
SH: Doug Flynn.
SB: Frank Taveras (10).
CS: Doug Flynn (1).








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