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August 29, 1982
Braves 9, Mets 4
1982 Regular Season Game 129
August 30, 1982
Astros 4, Mets 2
Next Game:
August 31, 1982
Astros 4, Mets 0
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National League Standings, August 30, 1982

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Wilson Mookie
Wilson
ss
Bailor Bob
Bailor
rf
Valentine Ellis
Valentine
1b
Kingman Dave
Kingman
lf
Staub Rusty
Staub
3b
Brooks Hubie
Brooks
c
Hodges Ron
Hodges
2b
Giles Brian
Giles
p
Swan Craig
Swan
August 30, 1982, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

Houston Astros 4, New York Mets 2

Astros ab r hbibbso
Dickie Thon ss 4 1 2 1 0 0
Tony Scott cf 4 1 1 1 0 0
Ray Knight 1b 3 0 1 2 1 0
Phil Garner 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0
Josť Cruz lf 3 0 0 0 1 0
Alan Ashby c 4 0 0 0 0 0
Danny Heep rf 4 0 0 0 0 0
- Denny Walling rf 0 0 0 0 0 0
Art Howe 3b 3 0 1 0 0 0
- Craig Reynolds pr-3b 0 1 0 0 0 0
Mike LaCoss p 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Terry Puhl ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Frank LaCorte p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Harry Spilman ph 1 1 1 0 0 0
- Dave Smith p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Mookie Wilson cf 5 1 2 0 0 1 .282
Bob Bailor ss-2b 4 1 0 0 1 0 .277
Ellis Valentine rf 4 0 0 1 0 0 .283
Dave Kingman 1b 4 0 2 1 0 1 .202
Rusty Staub lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 .253
Hubie Brooks 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 .275
Ron Hodges c 3 0 1 0 1 1 .247
Brian Giles 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 .277
- George Foster ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .254
- Ron Gardenhire ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 .234
Craig Swan p 2 0 0 0 1 0 .176
- Mike Jorgensen ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .225

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

Houston Astros ip h rer bbso
Mike LaCoss 5.0 3 2 2 2 1
Frank LaCorte (W) 2.0 1 0 0 1 0
Dave Smith (Save) 2.0 2 0 0 0 2
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Craig Swan (L,7-6) 9.0 6 4 4 2 1 3.59

Left on base: Astros 3, Mets 9
Errors: Ray Knight, Dickie Thon.
HR: Dickie Thon.
SB: Mookie Wilson (51), Bob Bailor (16).


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