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May 7, 1981
Mets 3, Giants 2
1981 Regular Season Game 23
May 8, 1981
Dodgers 1, Mets 0
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May 9, 1981
Mets 7, Dodgers 4
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National League Standings, May 8, 1981

Box Score Game Memories Scorecard Mets Stats
Thru This Game

Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
ss
Bailor Bob
Bailor
1b
Stearns John
Stearns
rf
Youngblood Joel
Youngblood
lf
Kingman Dave
Kingman
3b
Brooks Hubie
Brooks
c
Treviņo Alex
Treviņo
2b
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Scott Mike
Scott
May 8, 1981, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

Los Angeles Dodgers 1, New York Mets 0

Dodgers ab r hbibbso
Davey Lopes 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1
Ken Landreaux cf 4 1 1 0 0 1
Dusty Baker lf 4 0 2 1 0 1
Steve Garvey 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1
Ron Cey 3b 3 0 1 0 1 1
Pedro Guerrero rf 3 0 1 0 1 1
Mike Scioscia c 4 0 0 0 0 0
Bill Russell ss 3 0 0 0 0 0
Fernando Valenzuela p 3 0 0 0 0 2
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lee Mazzilli cf 4 0 1 0 1 1 .158
Bob Bailor ss 3 0 0 0 0 2 .286
- Rusty Staub ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 .312
- Wally Backman pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111
- Jeff Reardon p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
John Stearns 1b 3 0 0 0 1 0 .182
Joel Youngblood rf 3 0 1 0 1 1 .357
Dave Kingman lf 4 0 0 0 0 3 .197
Hubie Brooks 3b 3 0 3 0 1 0 .333
Alex Treviņo c 4 0 1 0 0 1 .297
Doug Flynn 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 .342
Mike Scott p 2 0 0 0 0 2 .143
- Frank Taveras ph-ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 .208

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Los Angeles Dodgers 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 1
New York Mets 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0

Los Angeles Dodgers ip h rer bbso
Fernando Valenzuela (W) 9.0 7 0 0 5 11
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Mike Scott (L,1-3) 7.0 4 1 0 1 6 4.82
Jeff Reardon 2.0 1 0 0 1 2 5.19

Left on base: Dodgers 6, Mets 10
Errors: Bob Bailor (2).
2B: Pedro Guerrero, Dusty Baker.
SB: Lee Mazzilli (3), Joel Youngblood (1), Frank Taveras (5).
CS: Hubie Brooks (3), Ken Landreaux.


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