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Mets 3, Braves 0
1980 Regular Season Game 38
May 26, 1980
Cardinals 8, Mets 5
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May 27, 1980
Mets 9, Cardinals 5
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National League Standings, May 26, 1980

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Mets Starting Lineup
1b
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
ss
Taveras Frank
Taveras
rf
Youngblood Joel
Youngblood
cf
Jorgensen Mike
Jorgensen
lf
Henderson Steve
Henderson
c
Stearns John
Stearns
3b
Maddox Elliott
Maddox
2b
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Falcone Pete
Falcone
May 26, 1980, Busch Stadium, St. Louis, MO

St. Louis Cardinals 8, New York Mets 5

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lee Mazzilli 1b 5 1 3 2 0 0 .257
Frank Taveras ss 5 1 2 0 0 0 .316
Joel Youngblood rf 5 0 1 1 0 1 .248
Mike Jorgensen cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 .284
Steve Henderson lf 4 0 1 0 0 2 .308
John Stearns c 4 0 1 1 0 0 .303
Elliott Maddox 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 .267
Doug Flynn 2b 4 2 3 0 0 0 .217
Pete Falcone p 2 0 0 0 0 1 .154
- John Pacella p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
- Josť Moreno ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Ed Glynn p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Ron Hodges ph 0 0 0 1 0 0 .182
Cardinals ab r hbibbso
Garry Templeton ss 4 1 1 0 0 1
Mike Ramsey 2b 4 1 1 0 0 1
Keith Hernandez 1b 4 2 3 2 0 0
Ted Simmons lf 3 1 2 2 1 0
- Bobby Bonds pr-lf 0 0 0 0 0 0
George Hendrick rf 4 2 2 3 0 0
Ken Reitz 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1
Steve Swisher c 4 1 1 0 0 1
Tony Scott cf 4 0 2 1 0 0
Bob Forsch p 3 0 0 0 0 0

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

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Pete Falcone (L,3-3) 5.0 8 6 6 1 2 4.93
John Pacella 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 3.38
Ed Glynn 2.0 4 2 2 0 1 4.20
St. Louis Cardinals ip h rer bbso
Bob Forsch (W) 9.0 13 5 5 0 4

Left on base: Mets 7, Cardinals 4
Errors: Frank Taveras (8).
2B: Lee Mazzilli (8), Doug Flynn (6), Keith Hernandez 2, Ted Simmons, Mike Ramsey.
3B: Lee Mazzilli (3).
HR: George Hendrick 2.
SH: Bob Forsch.
SF: Ron Hodges.
SB: Frank Taveras (8), Garry Templeton.


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