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Mets 3, Reds 2
1978 Regular Season Game 30
May 9, 1978
Reds 7, Mets 6
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May 10, 1978
Mets 7, Expos 2
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Mets Starting Lineup
3b
Randle Lenny
Randle
rf
Maddox Elliott
Maddox
cf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
1b
Montanez Willie
Montanez
lf
Henderson Steve
Henderson
2b
Valentine Bobby
Valentine
c
Stearns John
Stearns
ss
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Koosman Jerry
Koosman
May 9, 1978, Riverfront Stadium, Cincinnati, OH

Cincinnati Reds 7, New York Mets 6

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Randle 3b 2 2 0 0 3 1 .153
Elliott Maddox rf 5 0 2 1 0 0 .267
Lee Mazzilli cf 4 0 0 1 0 0 .291
Willie Montanez 1b 3 1 0 0 1 0 .209
Steve Henderson lf 4 1 2 0 0 0 .236
Bobby Valentine 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 .286
- Sergio Ferrer ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
John Stearns c 3 0 2 1 0 1 .227
Doug Flynn ss-2b 3 1 1 1 0 0 .245
Jerry Koosman p 2 1 1 1 0 1 .062
- Bruce Boisclair ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .226
- Mardie Cornejo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Bob Myrick p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Skip Lockwood p 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Reds ab r hbibbso
Pete Rose 3b 5 0 1 0 0 0
Ken Griffey rf 4 1 0 0 1 1
Joe Morgan 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0
George Foster lf 4 1 1 2 1 1
Johnny Bench c 5 1 2 2 0 1
Dave Concepcion ss 4 0 0 0 1 2
Dan Driessen 1b 4 1 2 2 1 0
Dave Collins cf 3 1 0 0 1 0
Tom Hume p 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Dale Murray p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Junior Kennedy ph 0 1 0 0 1 0
- Pedro Borbon p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Mike Lum ph 1 0 1 1 0 0
- Manny Sarmiento p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Cesar Geronimo ph 1 0 1 0 0 0
- Doug Bair p 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
New York Mets 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 6 8 0
Cincinnati Reds 0 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 1 1 7 9 1

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Jerry Koosman 5.0 4 4 4 4 2 3.11
Mardie Cornejo 0.1 2 1 1 1 0 4.58
Bob Myrick 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 2.25
Skip Lockwood (L,1-2) 3.0 3 2 2 1 3 3.76
Cincinnati Reds ip h rer bbso
Tom Hume 4.1 5 5 4 3 2
Dale Murray 0.2 0 0 0 0 0
Pedro Borbon 1.0 1 1 1 1 0
Manny Sarmiento 2.0 0 0 0 0 1
Doug Bair (W) 2.0 2 0 0 0 2

Errors: Tom Hume.
WP: Tom Hume.
2B: Jerry Koosman (1), John Stearns (5), Doug Flynn (1), Johnny Bench, Mike Lum.
HR: George Foster, Dan Driessen.
HBP: John Stearns, Joe Morgan.
SF: Lee Mazzilli, Doug Flynn.
SB: Joe Morgan.
CS: Elliott Maddox (1).


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