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1979 Regular Season Game 71
June 30, 1979
Mets 9, Cubs 8
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Cubs 5, Mets 4
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National League Standings, June 30, 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
Swan Craig
Swan
June 30, 1979, Wrigley Field, Chicago, IL

New York Mets 9, Chicago Cubs 8

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Joel Youngblood rf 6 1 2 2 0 1 .285
Frank Taveras ss 5 1 4 0 1 0 .265
Lee Mazzilli cf 3 2 2 4 2 0 .340
Richie Hebner 3b 4 2 1 0 2 1 .294
- Dale Murray p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Ed Glynn p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
John Stearns c 6 0 4 0 0 0 .248
Willie Montanez 1b 6 1 1 0 0 1 .204
Steve Henderson lf 6 0 2 3 0 3 .276
Doug Flynn 2b 6 0 0 0 0 0 .220
Craig Swan p 2 1 1 0 0 1 .095
- Bruce Boisclair ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .227
- Andy Hassler p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Ron Hodges ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .167
- Wayne Twitchell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400
- Ed Kranepool ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 .162
- Sergio Ferrer pr-3b 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000
Cubs ab r hbibbso
Ivan DeJesus ss 6 1 1 0 0 1
Scot Thompson rf 4 1 1 0 2 1
Bill Buckner 1b 5 1 2 1 1 0
Dave Kingman lf 4 2 2 1 0 0
- Sam Mejias lf 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Larry Biittner ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Dick Tidrow p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Donnie Moore p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Mike Vail ph 1 1 1 4 0 0
Jerry Martin cf 5 1 1 0 1 1
Steve Ontiveros 3b 3 0 0 1 2 0
Barry Foote c 5 0 1 0 0 0
Ted Sizemore 2b 5 0 2 1 0 1
Rick Reuschel p 3 0 1 0 0 2
- Bruce Sutter p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Ken Henderson ph-lf 2 1 1 0 0 1

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 R H E
New York Mets 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 6 9 17 0
Chicago Cubs 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 5 8 13 0

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Craig Swan 6.0 7 3 3 3 5 3.22
Andy Hassler 2.0 2 0 0 0 0 2.87
Wayne Twitchell (W,3-0) 2.0 0 0 0 2 2 4.31
Dale Murray 0.1 4 5 5 1 0 4.02
Ed Glynn (Save,4) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 1.69
Chicago Cubs ip h rer bbso
Rick Reuschel 7.0 11 3 3 2 5
Bruce Sutter 2.0 1 0 0 2 3
Dick Tidrow (L) 1.1 3 5 5 1 0
Donnie Moore 0.2 2 1 1 0 0

3B: Steve Henderson (3), Dave Kingman, Rick Reuschel.
HR: Lee Mazzilli 2 (8), Joel Youngblood (11), Dave Kingman, Mike Vail.
Intentional Walks: Bill Buckner.
HBP: Ed Kranepool.
SF: Lee Mazzilli, Steve Ontiveros.
SB: Frank Taveras 2 (18), Scot Thompson.
CS: Lee Mazzilli (7), Jerry Martin.








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