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1979 Regular Season Game 74
July 2, 1979
Phillies 6, Mets 2
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July 3, 1979
Phillies 4, Mets 2
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National League Standings, July 2, 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
Ellis Dock
Ellis
July 2, 1979, Veterans Stadium, Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia Phillies 6, New York Mets 2

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Joel Youngblood rf-2b 2 1 0 0 2 0 .283
Frank Taveras ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 .256
Lee Mazzilli cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 .336
Richie Hebner 3b 4 1 3 2 0 0 .298
John Stearns c 3 0 0 0 1 0 .249
Willie Montanez 1b 3 0 2 0 0 0 .211
Steve Henderson lf 3 0 0 0 0 2 .271
Doug Flynn 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 .220
- Neil Allen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Dock Ellis p 2 0 0 0 0 1 .000
- Bruce Boisclair rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 .217
Phillies ab r hbibbso
Bake McBride rf 4 1 2 0 0 0
Larry Bowa ss 2 1 0 0 1 0
Pete Rose 1b 3 1 1 2 0 0
Greg Luzinski lf 4 0 2 1 0 2
- Greg Gross lf 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mike Schmidt 3b 3 1 0 0 1 1
Garry Maddox cf 4 1 2 0 0 0
Manny Trillo 2b 4 1 1 3 0 1
Bob Boone c 4 0 1 0 0 1
Nino Espinosa p 2 0 1 0 0 0

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 1
Philadelphia Phillies 1 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 x 6 10 0

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Dock Ellis (L,0-1) 6.0 9 6 6 2 3 5.00
Neil Allen 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 5.73
Philadelphia Phillies ip h rer bbso
Nino Espinosa (W) 9.0 6 2 2 3 5

Errors: Richie Hebner (9).
2B: Bake McBride.
HR: Richie Hebner (5), Manny Trillo.
SH: Nino Espinosa, Larry Bowa.
SF: Pete Rose.
SB: Larry Bowa, Garry Maddox, Pete Rose, Greg Luzinski.
CS: Garry Maddox.


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