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Mets 2, Braves 1
1980 Regular Season Game 32
May 20, 1980
Astros 3, Mets 2
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May 21, 1980
Mets 5, Astros 1
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National League Standings, May 20, 1980

Box Score Game Memories Scorecard Mets Stats
Thru This Game

Mets Starting Lineup
1b
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
ss
Taveras Frank
Taveras
rf
Jorgensen Mike
Jorgensen
lf
Henderson Steve
Henderson
c
Stearns John
Stearns
cf
Youngblood Joel
Youngblood
3b
Maddox Elliott
Maddox
2b
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Swan Craig
Swan
May 20, 1980, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

Houston Astros 3, New York Mets 2

Astros ab r hbibbso
Terry Puhl rf 3 2 1 1 2 1
Craig Reynolds ss 5 0 1 0 0 1
Jeff Leonard 1b 2 0 0 0 2 2
- Dave Bergman 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joe Morgan 2b 3 0 0 1 1 1
- Rafael Landestoy 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0
José Cruz lf 4 0 2 0 0 0
Enos Cabell 3b 4 0 2 0 0 0
Cesar Cedeño cf 3 0 0 0 1 1
Alan Ashby c 4 1 1 1 0 0
Ken Forsch p 4 0 0 0 0 3
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lee Mazzilli 1b 4 1 2 0 0 0 .252
Frank Taveras ss 3 0 1 1 0 0 .250
Mike Jorgensen rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 .277
Steve Henderson lf 4 1 2 0 0 2 .302
John Stearns c 4 0 1 1 0 0 .304
Joel Youngblood cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 .267
Elliott Maddox 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 .281
Doug Flynn 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 .203
- Ron Hodges ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .167
Craig Swan p 2 0 0 0 0 0 .154
- Dan Norman ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 .250
- Jeff Reardon p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

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

Houston Astros ip h rer bbso
Ken Forsch (W) 9.0 8 2 2 0 2
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Craig Swan (L,2-3) 7.0 6 3 3 6 7 2.81
Jeff Reardon 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 3.00

Left on base: Astros 8, Mets 6
2B: John Stearns (15).
3B: Lee Mazzilli (2).
HR: Alan Ashby, Terry Puhl.
SH: Frank Taveras.
SB: Steve Henderson (3), José Cruz, Terry Puhl.
CS: Enos Cabell.


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