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Pirates 5, Mets 4
1981 Regular Season Game 81
September 8, 1981
Mets 3, Pirates 1
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September 9, 1981
Mets 5, Pirates 3
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National League Standings, September 8, 1981

Box Score Game Memories Scorecard Mets Stats
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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Wilson Mookie
Wilson
c
Stearns John
Stearns
3b
Brooks Hubie
Brooks
1b
Staub Rusty
Staub
lf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
rf
Jorgensen Mike
Jorgensen
ss
Taveras Frank
Taveras
2b
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Lynch Ed
Lynch
September 8, 1981, Three Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh, PA

New York Mets 3, Pittsburgh Pirates 1

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Mookie Wilson cf 5 0 1 0 0 0 .282
John Stearns c 3 0 0 0 1 0 .259
Hubie Brooks 3b 4 1 1 0 0 1 .295
Rusty Staub 1b 3 1 2 1 1 0 .305
- Ron Gardenhire pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000
- Ellis Valentine rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 .191
Lee Mazzilli lf 4 0 1 1 0 0 .221
- Neil Allen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
Mike Jorgensen rf-1b 4 0 1 1 0 0 .222
Frank Taveras ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 .231
Doug Flynn 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 .214
Ed Lynch p 2 0 1 0 1 0 .176
- Bob Bailor lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 .267
Pirates ab r hbibbso
Omar Moreno cf 4 0 0 0 0 0
Johnny Ray 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0
Bill Madlock 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0
Jason Thompson 1b 3 1 1 1 1 1
- Vance Law pr 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mike Easler lf 4 0 1 0 0 0
- Matt Alexander pr 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tony Peņa c 4 0 1 0 0 0
Leon Lacy rf 4 0 1 0 0 0
Dale Berra ss 1 0 0 0 1 1
- Willie Stargell ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Tim Foli ss 1 0 0 0 0 0
Luis Tiant p 2 0 1 0 0 1
- Willie Montanez ph 1 0 1 0 0 0
- Kent Tekulve p 0 0 0 0 0 0

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

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Ed Lynch (W,3-3) 7.0 4 1 1 1 3 2.59
Neil Allen (Save,16) 2.0 2 0 0 1 0 2.96
Pittsburgh Pirates ip h rer bbso
Luis Tiant (L) 8.0 7 3 3 3 2
Kent Tekulve 1.0 0 0 0 0 0

Left on base: Mets 7, Pirates 7
3B: Mike Jorgensen (2).
HR: Rusty Staub (3), Jason Thompson.
SB: Hubie Brooks (7), Leon Lacy 2.





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