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Mets 7, Dodgers 5
1965 Regular Season Game 129
August 26, 1965
Mets 5, Dodgers 2
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August 27, 1965
Giants 9, Mets 2
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National League Standings, August 26, 1965

Box Score Game Memories Scorecard Mets Stats
Thru This Game

Mets Starting Lineup
3b
Hunt Ron
Hunt
ss
McMillan Roy
McMillan
rf
Christopher Joe
Christopher
lf
Swoboda Ron
Swoboda
cf
Hickman Jim
Hickman
1b
Kranepool Ed
Kranepool
c
Cannizzaro Chris
Cannizzaro
2b
Hiller Chuck
Hiller
p
McGraw Tug
McGraw
August 26, 1965, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

New York Mets 5, Los Angeles Dodgers 2

Dodgers ab r hbibbso
Maury Wills ss 4 1 4 0 0 0
Wes Parker 1b 2 0 1 1 0 0
Jim Gilliam lf 3 0 0 0 1 1
Lou Johnson rf 4 0 1 1 0 1
Jim Lefebvre 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0
Don LeJohn 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1
- Ron Fairly ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
Willie Davis cf 4 0 1 0 0 2
Jeff Torborg c 3 0 0 0 0 0
Sandy Koufax p 2 0 0 0 0 0
- Dick Tracewski ph 0 1 0 0 1 0
- Johnny Podres p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Ron Hunt 3b 3 1 0 0 1 0 .229
Roy McMillan ss 4 1 2 1 0 0 .250
Joe Christopher rf 3 1 1 1 0 1 .250
Ron Swoboda lf 4 1 1 1 0 0 .233
Jim Hickman cf 4 0 1 1 0 2 .219
Ed Kranepool 1b 4 1 1 0 0 0 .268
Chris Cannizzaro c 2 0 0 0 1 1 .177
Chuck Hiller 2b 2 0 0 0 0 0 .245
- Bobby Klaus ph-2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 .197
Tug McGraw p 3 0 0 0 0 1 .111
- Jack Fisher p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167

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

Los Angeles Dodgers ip h rer bbso
Sandy Koufax (L) 7.0 4 3 2 2 5
Johnny Podres 1.0 2 2 2 0 0
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Tug McGraw (W,2-2) 7.2 8 2 2 1 5 3.20
Jack Fisher 1.1 0 0 0 1 1 3.90

Errors: Don LeJohn.
2B: Ed Kranepool (22), Roy McMillan (17), Lou Johnson.
3B: Wes Parker.
HR: Joe Christopher (4), Ron Swoboda (19).
Intentional Walks: Chris Cannizzaro.
SH: Joe Christopher, Wes Parker 2.
CS: Willie Davis.


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