Ultimate Mets
Database THE ULTIMATE METS DATABASE IS NOT AFFILIATED IN ANY WAY WITH THE N.Y. METS OR MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL. Privacy Statement




Last Name Search Search the thousands of Mets players, managers, coaches, executives, minor leaguers, and opposing players who are contained in our database.


Previous Game:
April 15, 1981
Mets 5, Cardinals 3
1981 Regular Season Game 5
April 16, 1981
Cardinals 5, Mets 1
Next Game:
April 18, 1981
Expos 5, Mets 3
Click to view scorecard

National League Standings, April 16, 1981

Box Score Game Memories Scorecard Mets Stats
Thru This Game

Mets Starting Lineup
rf
Wilson Mookie
Wilson
ss
Taveras Frank
Taveras
cf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
lf
Kingman Dave
Kingman
1b
Staub Rusty
Staub
3b
Brooks Hubie
Brooks
c
Treviņo Alex
Treviņo
2b
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Scott Mike
Scott
April 16, 1981, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

St. Louis Cardinals 5, New York Mets 1

Cardinals ab r hbibbso
Garry Templeton ss 5 0 0 0 0 2
Ken Oberkfell 3b 4 1 0 0 1 0
Keith Hernandez 1b 5 2 3 2 0 0
George Hendrick rf 4 1 1 2 1 2
Darrell Porter c 3 1 1 1 2 1
Sixto Lezcano lf 5 0 1 0 0 0
Tony Scott cf 4 0 2 0 0 0
Tom Herr 2b 3 0 2 0 1 1
Andy Rincon p 2 0 0 0 0 2
- Bruce Sutter p 1 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Mookie Wilson rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 .182
Frank Taveras ss 4 1 1 0 0 1 .053
Lee Mazzilli cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 .071
Dave Kingman lf 3 0 2 1 0 0 .231
Rusty Staub 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 .188
Hubie Brooks 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 .250
Alex Treviņo c 4 0 1 0 0 0 .235
Doug Flynn 2b 4 0 2 0 0 1 .471
Mike Scott p 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.000
- Mike Cubbage ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
- Pete Falcone p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Mike Jorgensen ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Jeff Reardon p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis Cardinals 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 2 5 10 1
New York Mets 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 2

St. Louis Cardinals ip h rer bbso
Andy Rincon (W) 6.1 6 1 0 1 2
Bruce Sutter (Save) 2.2 1 0 0 0 2
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Mike Scott (L,0-1) 5.0 7 3 3 2 4 5.40
Pete Falcone 2.0 0 0 0 2 3 0.00
Jeff Reardon 2.0 3 2 2 1 1 15.43

Left on base: Cardinals 10, Mets 7
Errors: Frank Taveras (2), Tom Herr, George Hendrick.
2B: Dave Kingman 2 (2), Doug Flynn (4), Tony Scott.
3B: Sixto Lezcano.
HR: Keith Hernandez, George Hendrick, Darrell Porter.
HBP: Dave Kingman.
SH: Andy Rincon.
SB: Frank Taveras (1), Darrell Porter.
CS: Tony Scott.





Special thanks to Bernard Aguinaldo for his invaluable help in tracking down and verifying some of the statistics and historical information presented on this site.




Meet the Mets
  • All-Time Roster
  • Mug Shots
  • Player Awards
  • Transactions
  • Managers and Coaches
  • Mets Staff
  • Birthplaces
  • Oldest Living Mets
  • Necrology
  • Games
  • Game Results
  • Walkoff Wins and Losses
  • Post-Season Games
  • No-Hitters and One-Hitters
  • All-Star Games
  • Opponents and Ballparks
  • Daily Standings
  • Yearly Finishes
  • Stats
  • Interactive Statistics
  • Team Leaders
  • Decade Leaders
  • Metscellaneous
  • Fan Memories
  • Mets Uniforms
  • Uniform Numbers
  • About Us
  • Contact us
  • FAQ


  • Copyright 1999-2014, The Ultimate Mets Database