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September 1, 1979
Astros 3, Mets 1
1979 Regular Season Game 133
September 2, 1979
Mets 5, Astros 4
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September 3, 1979
Expos 7, Mets 2
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National League Standings, September 2, 1979

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Mets Starting Lineup
ss
Taveras Frank
Taveras
lf
Stearns John
Stearns
cf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
3b
Hebner Richie
Hebner
rf
Youngblood Joel
Youngblood
1b
Kranepool Ed
Kranepool
c
Hodges Ron
Hodges
2b
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Kobel Kevin
Kobel
September 2, 1979, Astrodome, Houston, TX

New York Mets 5, Houston Astros 4

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Frank Taveras ss 4 1 1 1 0 0 .261
John Stearns lf 4 1 2 2 0 0 .248
- Andy Hassler p 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000
- Neil Allen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Lee Mazzilli cf 5 0 2 1 0 0 .303
Richie Hebner 3b 3 0 0 1 1 0 .255
Joel Youngblood rf-lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 .283
Ed Kranepool 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 .239
Ron Hodges c 3 0 0 0 1 0 .148
Doug Flynn 2b 4 1 2 0 0 0 .254
Kevin Kobel p 1 1 0 0 0 1 .175
- Elliott Maddox ph-rf 1 1 1 0 1 0 .282
Astros ab r hbibbso
Rafael Landestoy 2b 4 1 1 1 1 0
Craig Reynolds ss 5 0 0 0 0 1
José Cruz lf 3 0 1 1 0 0
Cesar Cedeño 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1
Enos Cabell 3b 4 0 2 0 0 0
Jeff Leonard cf-rf 3 0 1 0 1 1
Denny Walling rf 2 1 1 0 0 0
- Alan Knicely ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Terry Puhl cf 1 1 1 0 0 0
Bruce Bochy c 1 0 0 0 2 0
- Julio Gonzalez ph 1 0 1 0 0 0
Joaquin Andujar p 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Jesus Alou ph 1 1 1 1 0 0
- Randy Niemann p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Jimmy Sexton ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Peter Ladd p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Art Howe ph 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Danny Heep ph 1 0 0 0 0 0

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 0 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 5 8 1
Houston Astros 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 4 9 2

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Kevin Kobel (W,6-8) 6.0 6 3 2 2 3 3.41
Andy Hassler 2.0 3 1 1 2 1 3.80
Neil Allen (Save,6) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 4.19
Houston Astros ip h rer bbso
Joaquin Andujar 5.0 6 3 2 2 1
Randy Niemann (L) 2.0 2 2 1 0 0
Peter Ladd 2.0 0 0 0 1 1

Errors: Frank Taveras (19), Jeff Leonard.
WP: Joaquin Andujar.
2B: John Stearns (24), Enos Cabell 2, Denny Walling.
3B: Rafael Landestoy.
Intentional Walks: Jeff Leonard.
SH: Kevin Kobel, Frank Taveras.
SF: José Cruz.
SB: Elliott Maddox (2), Jeff Leonard.








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