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1962 Regular Season Game 40
May 30, 1962
Dodgers 13, Mets 6
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National League Standings, May 30, 1962

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Mets Starting Lineup
rf
Christopher Joe
Christopher
ss
Chacon Elio
Chacon
3b
Cook Cliff
Cook
lf
Thomas Frank
Thomas
1b
Hodges Gil
Hodges
cf
Hickman Jim
Hickman
2b
Mantilla Felix
Mantilla
c
Taylor Sammy
Taylor
p
Hook Jay
Hook
May 30, 1962, Polo Grounds, New York, NY

Los Angeles Dodgers 13, New York Mets 6

Dodgers ab r hbibbso
Maury Wills ss 6 3 4 2 0 0
Jim Gilliam 3b 2 2 1 1 2 0
- Andy Carey 3b 2 0 1 0 0 1
Willie Davis cf 6 2 3 2 0 0
Tommy Davis lf 5 2 2 2 1 0
Ron Fairly 1b 6 3 3 2 0 1
Frank Howard rf 5 1 3 3 0 1
John Roseboro c 4 0 1 0 0 0
- Norm Sherry c 1 0 0 0 0 0
Larry Burright 2b 5 0 1 0 0 2
Sandy Koufax p 5 0 0 1 0 2
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Joe Christopher rf 5 2 3 1 0 0 .194
Elio Chacon ss 3 1 3 0 2 0 .262
Cliff Cook 3b 5 0 1 0 0 1 .229
Frank Thomas lf 4 0 1 1 1 1 .333
Gil Hodges 1b 3 1 1 1 0 0 .306
- Rod Kanehl 1b 2 0 1 1 0 1 .261
Jim Hickman cf 5 1 2 1 0 1 .257
Felix Mantilla 2b 5 1 1 0 0 0 .297
Sammy Taylor c 1 0 0 0 0 1 .222
- Harry Chiti ph-c 3 0 0 0 0 3 .296
- Hobie Landrith c 0 0 0 0 0 0 .353
Jay Hook p 1 0 0 0 0 1 .261
- Dave Hillman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Bob Moorhead p 2 0 0 0 0 1 .000
- Richie Ashburn ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .357
- Vinegar Bend Mizell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Los Angeles Dodgers 0 2 4 4 2 0 0 0 1 13 19 2
New York Mets 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 2 6 13 1

Los Angeles Dodgers ip h rer bbso
Sandy Koufax (W) 9.0 13 6 6 3 10
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Jay Hook (L,3-5) 2.0 5 5 5 2 0 4.91
Dave Hillman 1.0 5 4 4 0 1 9.31
Bob Moorhead 5.0 6 3 3 1 4 5.11
Vinegar Bend Mizell 1.0 3 1 1 0 2 5.02

Errors: Rod Kanehl (2), Maury Wills.
WP: Sandy Koufax.
2B: Frank Thomas (8), Jim Hickman (5), Frank Howard, John Roseboro, Andy Carey.
3B: Ron Fairly.
HR: Gil Hodges (6), Maury Wills 2, Willie Davis, Ron Fairly.
Intentional Walks: Frank Thomas.
SB: Maury Wills, Willie Davis.








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