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Cubs 8, Mets 4
1966 Regular Season Game 126
August 23, 1966
Mets 4, Cubs 1
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August 24, 1966
Cubs 6, Mets 5
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National League Standings, August 23, 1966

Box Score Game Memories Scorecard Mets Stats
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Mets Starting Lineup
ss
Harrelson Bud
Harrelson
cf
Jones Cleon
Jones
3b
Boyer Ken
Boyer
1b
Hickman Jim
Hickman
rf
Elliot Larry
Elliot
lf
Swoboda Ron
Swoboda
2b
Bressoud Ed
Bressoud
c
Grote Jerry
Grote
p
Ribant Dennis
Ribant
August 23, 1966, Wrigley Field, Chicago, IL

New York Mets 4, Chicago Cubs 1

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Bud Harrelson ss 5 0 0 0 0 1 .071
Cleon Jones cf 4 1 1 2 0 0 .289
Ken Boyer 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 .265
Jim Hickman 1b 4 1 2 0 0 0 .274
Larry Elliot rf 4 1 1 1 0 2 .274
Ron Swoboda lf 4 0 3 1 0 1 .223
Ed Bressoud 2b 3 0 1 0 1 0 .223
Jerry Grote c 4 1 1 0 0 0 .236
Dennis Ribant p 3 0 0 0 0 1 .176
Cubs ab r hbibbso
Don Kessinger ss 4 0 0 0 0 0
Glenn Beckert 2b 4 1 2 0 0 0
Billy Williams rf 4 0 0 0 0 0
Ron Santo 3b 4 0 1 1 0 0
Ernie Banks 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0
John Boccabella lf 3 0 1 0 0 0
Randy Hundley c 3 0 0 0 0 2
Byron Browne cf 3 0 0 0 0 2
Dick Ellsworth p 2 0 1 0 0 0
- George Altman ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Cal Koonce p 0 0 0 0 0 0

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

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Dennis Ribant (W,9-5) 9.0 5 1 1 0 4 2.77
Chicago Cubs ip h rer bbso
Dick Ellsworth (L) 8.0 9 4 4 0 4
Cal Koonce 1.0 0 0 0 1 1

2B: Larry Elliot (11), John Boccabella, Glenn Beckert.
3B: Ron Santo.
HR: Cleon Jones (7).
SH: Dennis Ribant.








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