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Mets 3, Astros 2
1981 Regular Season Game 70
August 28, 1981
Reds 5, Mets 2
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August 29, 1981
Mets 3, Reds 2
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National League Standings, August 28, 1981

Box Score Game Memories Scorecard Mets Stats
Thru This Game

Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Wilson Mookie
Wilson
ss
Taveras Frank
Taveras
3b
Brooks Hubie
Brooks
1b
Kingman Dave
Kingman
rf
Valentine Ellis
Valentine
lf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
c
Stearns John
Stearns
2b
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Lynch Ed
Lynch
August 28, 1981, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

Cincinnati Reds 5, New York Mets 2

Reds ab r hbibbso
Dave Collins rf 4 0 0 0 0 0
- Sam Mejias rf 1 0 0 0 0 0
Ken Griffey cf 3 2 1 0 1 0
Dave Concepcion ss 4 1 1 2 0 0
George Foster lf 4 0 2 2 0 0
Dan Driessen 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0
Ray Knight 3b 3 0 0 0 1 0
Ron Oester 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0
Mike O'Berry c 1 0 0 0 1 0
- Joe Nolan ph-c 1 1 1 0 1 0
Tom Seaver p 3 0 2 1 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Mookie Wilson cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 .294
Frank Taveras ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 .239
Hubie Brooks 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 .300
Dave Kingman 1b 3 0 0 0 1 2 .221
Ellis Valentine rf 4 1 2 1 0 0 .200
Lee Mazzilli lf 4 0 2 1 0 0 .216
John Stearns c 3 0 0 0 0 0 .268
Doug Flynn 2b 2 0 1 0 0 0 .211
- Mike Jorgensen ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 .238
- Bob Bailor 2b 0 0 0 0 1 0 .255
Ed Lynch p 1 0 1 0 0 0 .133
- Danny Boitano p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Rusty Staub ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .307
- Neil Allen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
- Ray Searage p 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
- Mike Cubbage ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .234

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati Reds 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 5 9 1
New York Mets 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 9 0

Cincinnati Reds ip h rer bbso
Tom Seaver (W) 9.0 9 2 2 3 3
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Ed Lynch 6.1 2 1 1 1 0 2.77
Danny Boitano 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 3.24
Neil Allen (L,5-4) 1.2 6 4 4 2 0 3.14
Ray Searage 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 5.11

Left on base: Reds 5, Mets 7
Errors: Doug Flynn (4).
2B: Lee Mazzilli (9), Hubie Brooks (14), Dave Concepcion, Ken Griffey.
HR: Ellis Valentine (2).
Intentional Walks: Mike Jorgensen, Ken Griffey.
HBP: Mookie Wilson.
SH: John Stearns, Ed Lynch, Tom Seaver.
CS: Frank Taveras (3), Mookie Wilson (10).


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