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1980 Regular Season Game 130
August 31, 1980
Giants 9, Mets 4
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National League Standings, August 31, 1980

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Mets Starting Lineup
ss
Taveras Frank
Taveras
3b
Maddox Elliott
Maddox
1b
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
2b
Youngblood Joel
Youngblood
rf
Washington Claudell
Washington
lf
Henderson Steve
Henderson
cf
Morales Jerry
Morales
c
Benton Butch
Benton
p
Bomback Mark
Bomback
August 31, 1980, Candlestick Park, San Francisco, CA

San Francisco Giants 9, New York Mets 4

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Frank Taveras ss 5 2 3 0 0 1 .286
Elliott Maddox 3b 3 1 1 0 2 0 .253
Lee Mazzilli 1b 3 0 0 1 1 1 .288
Joel Youngblood 2b 5 0 1 1 0 0 .281
Claudell Washington rf 3 0 2 1 0 0 .302
Steve Henderson lf 3 0 0 0 1 1 .298
Jerry Morales cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 .264
Butch Benton c 2 0 0 0 1 1 .100
- Mike Jorgensen ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .262
- Tom Hausman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .062
Mark Bomback p 1 1 1 0 0 0 .200
- Dan Norman ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .149
- Dyar Miller p 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Alex Treviņo ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 1 .253
Giants ab r hbibbso
Larry Herndon cf 5 1 2 1 0 1
Max Venable rf 3 0 1 0 1 2
Terry Whitfield lf 5 2 4 1 0 0
Darrell Evans 3b 4 1 2 0 1 1
Mike Ivie 1b 4 1 1 1 1 0
Milt May c 3 0 0 0 1 0
- Greg Minton p 1 0 0 1 0 0
Rennie Stennett 2b 5 2 2 1 0 0
Joe Pettini ss 4 2 4 2 0 0
Bob Knepper p 2 0 0 1 0 1
- John Montefusco p 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Mike Sadek c 2 0 0 0 0 0

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 4 9 2
San Francisco Giants 0 2 1 1 0 1 0 4 x 9 16 3

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Mark Bomback 4.0 8 4 3 2 2 3.97
Dyar Miller (L,0-1) 3.0 5 1 1 1 2 2.40
Tom Hausman 1.0 3 4 1 1 1 3.49
San Francisco Giants ip h rer bbso
Bob Knepper 4.1 5 4 1 3 1
John Montefusco (W) 2.1 3 0 0 1 2
Greg Minton (Save) 2.1 1 0 0 1 3

Left on base: Mets 9, Giants 12
Errors: Joel Youngblood (12), Butch Benton, Frank Taveras, Darrell Evans, Joe Pettini.
PB: Butch Benton.
2B: Darrell Evans.
3B: Joe Pettini, Larry Herndon.
Intentional Walks: Mike Ivie.
HBP: Claudell Washington.
SH: Max Venable, Joe Pettini.
SF: Lee Mazzilli.
SB: Claudell Washington 2 (12), Joe Pettini 2, Bob Knepper.
CS: Elliott Maddox (9), Jerry Morales (3).


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