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Cubs 2, Mets 1
1981 Regular Season Game 95
September 24, 1981
Cubs 10, Mets 9
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September 25, 1981
Expos 6, Mets 3
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National League Standings, September 24, 1981

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Wilson Mookie
Wilson
ss
Taveras Frank
Taveras
3b
Brooks Hubie
Brooks
1b
Kingman Dave
Kingman
lf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
rf
Valentine Ellis
Valentine
c
Stearns John
Stearns
2b
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Falcone Pete
Falcone
September 24, 1981, Wrigley Field, Chicago, IL

Chicago Cubs 10, New York Mets 9

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Mookie Wilson cf 4 1 1 0 1 1 .285
- Mike Howard lf 1 0 0 0 0 1 .143
Frank Taveras ss 4 2 1 1 0 0 .230
Hubie Brooks 3b 3 1 1 0 0 0 .311
- Bob Bailor 3b 1 1 1 0 0 0 .282
Dave Kingman 1b 5 1 3 1 0 1 .211
Lee Mazzilli lf-cf 4 1 0 1 1 0 .229
Ellis Valentine rf 5 2 3 5 0 1 .220
John Stearns c 5 0 1 0 0 0 .270
Doug Flynn 2b 4 0 2 0 0 0 .221
- Mike Jorgensen ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .212
Pete Falcone p 1 0 0 0 0 0 .067
- Terry Leach p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Mike Cubbage ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .226
- Mike Marshall p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Ron Hodges ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .275
- Jesse Orosco p 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000
- Rusty Staub ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .299
Cubs ab r hbibbso
Bobby Bonds cf 3 2 1 1 2 1
Ivan DeJesus ss 5 0 1 0 0 1
Bill Buckner 1b 4 1 1 0 0 0
Leon Durham rf 3 2 1 2 1 0
Steve Henderson lf 3 2 1 0 1 0
- Jerry Morales lf 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jody Davis c 2 2 1 2 2 0
Ty Waller 3b 4 1 1 3 0 0
Mike Tyson 2b 3 0 2 1 0 0
- Pat Tabler 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0
Mike Griffin p 2 0 1 0 0 0
- Lee Smith p 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Randy Martz p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Dick Tidrow p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Heity Cruz ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Rawly Eastwick p 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 1 0 1 1 0 0 5 1 0 9 13 4
Chicago Cubs 1 1 3 0 2 0 2 1 x 10 10 1

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Pete Falcone 1.2 3 2 1 3 0 3.04
Terry Leach 1.1 1 3 3 2 0 2.27
Mike Marshall 2.0 3 2 2 0 1 3.04
Jesse Orosco (L,0-1) 3.0 3 3 3 1 3 1.80
Chicago Cubs ip h rer bbso
Mike Griffin 4.1 7 3 3 0 2
Lee Smith 1.2 1 2 1 1 1
Randy Martz 0.0 2 3 2 0 0
Dick Tidrow (W) 2.0 3 1 1 1 2
Rawly Eastwick (Save) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1

Left on base: Mets 10, Cubs 4
Errors: Dave Kingman (16), Bill Buckner, Jody Davis, Ivan DeJesus, Mike Tyson.
WP: Pete Falcone, Mike Marshall.
2B: Dave Kingman (10), Doug Flynn (12), Frank Taveras (11), Hubie Brooks (19), Ellis Valentine (7), Bill Buckner.
HR: Ellis Valentine 2 (5), Jody Davis, Leon Durham, Ty Waller, Bobby Bonds.
Intentional Walks: Mookie Wilson, Bobby Bonds.
HBP: Hubie Brooks.
SF: Frank Taveras.
SB: John Stearns (11), Mookie Wilson (24), Bobby Bonds.
CS: Ivan DeJesus.





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