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Mets 7, Padres 4
1981 Regular Season Game 20
May 5, 1981
Giants 9, Mets 7
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May 6, 1981
Giants 6, Mets 4
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Mets Starting Lineup
rf
Youngblood Joel
Youngblood
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
Jones Randy
Jones
May 5, 1981, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

San Francisco Giants 9, New York Mets 7

Giants ab r hbibbso
Enos Cabell 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0
- Dave Bergman 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0
Milt May c 5 1 1 0 0 0
Jack Clark rf 4 1 1 0 0 1
- Chili Davis rf 1 0 0 0 0 0
Larry Herndon lf 5 2 4 2 0 0
Darrell Evans 3b 5 1 1 1 0 0
Jerry Martin cf 5 0 2 1 0 0
Rennie Stennett 2b 4 2 1 1 0 0
Billy Smith ss 4 1 1 2 0 1
Tom Griffin p 3 1 2 2 0 1
- Jim Wohlford ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Randy Moffitt p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Fred Breining p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Greg Minton p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Joel Youngblood rf 5 0 3 0 0 0 .341
Frank Taveras ss 4 1 0 0 1 0 .214
Lee Mazzilli cf 5 1 2 0 0 0 .175
Dave Kingman lf 4 0 1 1 1 2 .203
Rusty Staub 1b 2 0 0 0 0 0 .305
- Dyar Miller p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Wally Backman ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .111
- Jeff Reardon p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Mike Cubbage ph 1 1 0 0 1 0 .200
Hubie Brooks 3b 4 1 2 1 0 2 .313
Alex Treviņo c 4 1 2 1 0 0 .292
Doug Flynn 2b 4 1 2 2 0 0 .368
Randy Jones p 1 0 0 0 0 1 .286
- Dave Roberts p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Mike Jorgensen 1b 3 1 1 2 0 0 .211

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
San Francisco Giants 0 0 1 2 6 0 0 0 0 9 13 2
New York Mets 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 7 13 0

San Francisco Giants ip h rer bbso
Tom Griffin (W) 7.0 4 0 0 1 4
Randy Moffitt 1.1 7 6 6 1 1
Fred Breining 0.1 0 1 1 1 0
Greg Minton (Save) 0.1 2 0 0 0 0
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Randy Jones (L,0-4) 4.0 8 6 5 0 0 4.85
Dave Roberts 0.0 2 2 2 0 0 8.68
Dyar Miller 3.0 2 1 1 0 3 1.80
Jeff Reardon 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 6.75

Left on base: Giants 6, Mets 7
Errors: Rusty Staub (2), Hubie Brooks.
PB: Alex Treviņo.
2B: Joel Youngblood 2 (4), Alex Treviņo (1), Larry Herndon 2, Jack Clark, Darrell Evans.
3B: Doug Flynn (3), Larry Herndon.
HR: Mike Jorgensen (2), Tom Griffin, Billy Smith.
CS: Joel Youngblood (2).


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