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August 23, 1964
Mets 2, Cubs 1
1964 Regular Season Game 126
August 23, 1964
Mets 5, Cubs 4
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August 25, 1964
Reds 7, Mets 2
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National League Standings, August 23, 1964

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Mets Starting Lineup
3b
Klaus Bobby
Klaus
2b
Hunt Ron
Hunt
rf
Christopher Joe
Christopher
lf
Altman George
Altman
cf
Hickman Jim
Hickman
ss
Smith Charley
Smith
1b
Kranepool Ed
Kranepool
c
Cannizzaro Chris
Cannizzaro
p
Ribant Dennis
Ribant
August 23, 1964, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

New York Mets 5, Chicago Cubs 4

Cubs ab r hbibbso
Jimmy Stewart 2b-ss 4 1 1 0 0 0
Doug Clemens rf 4 0 2 0 0 0
Billy Williams lf 4 1 1 2 0 0
Ron Santo 3b 4 1 2 0 0 0
Len Gabrielson 1b 3 1 1 2 0 0
- Ernie Banks ph-1b 0 0 0 0 1 0
Billy Cowan cf 4 0 1 0 0 2
Jimmie Schaffer c 3 0 0 0 1 0
Andre Rodgers ss 4 0 0 0 0 0
- Joey Amalfitano 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dick Ellsworth p 3 0 0 0 0 2
- Don Elston p 1 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Bobby Klaus 3b 5 2 3 1 0 0 .302
Ron Hunt 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 .309
Joe Christopher rf 3 0 0 0 2 0 .312
George Altman lf 4 2 2 1 1 0 .226
Jim Hickman cf 4 1 2 0 1 0 .249
Charley Smith ss 3 0 2 2 1 1 .243
Ed Kranepool 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 .262
Chris Cannizzaro c 2 0 2 1 1 0 .320
- Willard Hunter p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Dennis Ribant p 3 0 1 0 0 0 .125
- Larry Bearnarth p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .154
- Al Jackson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .189
- Jesse Gonder ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 0 .287

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chicago Cubs 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 4 8 0
New York Mets 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 1 5 12 0

Chicago Cubs ip h rer bbso
Dick Ellsworth 6.0 10 4 4 2 2
Don Elston (L) 2.2 2 1 1 4 1
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Dennis Ribant 6.0 5 3 3 0 3 3.32
Larry Bearnarth 1.0 3 1 1 1 1 3.91
Al Jackson 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 4.57
Willard Hunter (W,3-1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 4.54

WP: Don Elston.
2B: Chris Cannizzaro (7), Doug Clemens.
HR: Bobby Klaus (1), George Altman (6), Billy Williams, Len Gabrielson.
Intentional Walks: Joe Christopher, George Altman, Ernie Banks.
SH: Ron Hunt, Charley Smith.
SF: Chris Cannizzaro.


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