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May 30, 1979
Cardinals 7, Mets 3
1979 Regular Season Game 45
May 31, 1979
Cardinals 9, Mets 6
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June 1, 1979
Mets 5, Braves 4
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National League Standings, May 31, 1979

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Mets Starting Lineup
rf
Youngblood Joel
Youngblood
ss
Taveras Frank
Taveras
cf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
3b
Hebner Richie
Hebner
c
Stearns John
Stearns
1b
Montanez Willie
Montanez
lf
Henderson Steve
Henderson
2b
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Scott Mike
Scott
May 31, 1979, Busch Stadium, St. Louis, MO

St. Louis Cardinals 9, New York Mets 6

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Joel Youngblood rf-3b 4 1 1 2 0 0 .305
- Dale Murray p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Ed Kranepool ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .172
- Skip Lockwood p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Frank Taveras ss 3 0 2 0 0 0 .218
- Neil Allen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Alex Treviņo 3b 2 1 1 0 0 0 .379
Lee Mazzilli cf 2 0 1 0 1 0 .351
- Bruce Boisclair rf 2 1 1 0 0 1 .286
Richie Hebner 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 .299
- Sergio Ferrer ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Elliott Maddox ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .222
John Stearns c 4 1 1 1 0 0 .212
Willie Montanez 1b 4 1 2 1 0 2 .227
Steve Henderson lf 4 0 2 1 0 0 .272
Doug Flynn 2b 4 1 2 1 0 0 .208
Mike Scott p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Wayne Twitchell p 1 0 0 0 0 1 .333
- Gil Flores ph-rf-cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 .238
Cardinals ab r hbibbso
Garry Templeton ss 5 1 1 0 0 0
- Mike Phillips ss 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lou Brock lf 2 1 2 1 1 0
- Jerry Mumphrey pr-lf 2 1 1 0 0 0
Keith Hernandez 1b 5 2 3 4 0 0
Ted Simmons c 3 1 1 0 1 1
- Steve Swisher c 1 0 0 0 0 1
George Hendrick rf 4 1 4 2 0 0
Tony Scott cf 3 1 2 1 0 1
Ken Reitz 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0
Ken Oberkfell 2b 3 1 3 1 1 0
Bob Sykes p 4 0 0 0 0 2
- Will McEnaney p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Tom Bruno p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Darold Knowles p 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 4 0 6 13 1
St. Louis Cardinals 5 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 x 9 17 0

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Mike Scott (L,1-1) 0.1 3 4 4 1 0 4.79
Wayne Twitchell 3.2 8 3 2 0 2 6.87
Neil Allen 2.1 6 2 2 2 2 7.06
Dale Murray 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 3.70
Skip Lockwood 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1.53
St. Louis Cardinals ip h rer bbso
Bob Sykes (W) 7.1 10 5 5 1 4
Will McEnaney 0.0 2 1 1 0 0
Tom Bruno 0.1 1 0 0 0 0
Darold Knowles (Save) 1.1 0 0 0 0 1

Errors: Frank Taveras (7).
2B: Doug Flynn (3), Willie Montanez (10), Frank Taveras (3), Ken Oberkfell.
3B: Keith Hernandez.
HR: Joel Youngblood (8), Keith Hernandez, George Hendrick.
Intentional Walks: Ken Oberkfell, Ted Simmons.
SF: Tony Scott.
SB: Frank Taveras 2 (13), Garry Templeton, George Hendrick, Tony Scott.








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