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Mets 5, Giants 4
1979 Regular Season Game 24
May 7, 1979
Dodgers 5, Mets 2
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May 8, 1979
Dodgers 3, Mets 2
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National League Standings, May 7, 1979

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Mets Starting Lineup
ss
Taveras Frank
Taveras
3b
Hebner Richie
Hebner
cf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
1b
Montanez Willie
Montanez
c
Stearns John
Stearns
rf
Kranepool Ed
Kranepool
lf
Youngblood Joel
Youngblood
2b
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Falcone Pete
Falcone
May 7, 1979, Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles Dodgers 5, New York Mets 2

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Frank Taveras ss 5 0 1 0 0 0 .193
Richie Hebner 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 .257
Lee Mazzilli cf 3 1 2 0 1 0 .305
Willie Montanez 1b 4 0 1 1 0 1 .161
John Stearns c 4 0 0 0 0 0 .229
Ed Kranepool rf 4 1 1 1 0 1 .273
Joel Youngblood lf 3 0 1 0 1 0 .333
Doug Flynn 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 .193
Pete Falcone p 1 0 0 0 1 1 .091
- Dwight Bernard p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Elliott Maddox ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .267
- Wayne Twitchell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Ron Hodges ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .188
Dodgers ab r hbibbso
Davey Lopes 2b 2 1 0 0 1 1
- Rick Monday ph 0 0 0 0 1 0
- Ted Martinez pr-2b 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bill Russell ss 4 1 2 2 0 0
Reggie Smith rf 4 0 1 2 0 2
Steve Garvey 1b 4 1 1 1 0 0
Ron Cey 3b 2 0 0 0 2 0
Dusty Baker lf 4 0 1 0 0 0
Derrell Thomas cf 2 0 0 0 2 0
Steve Yeager c 4 1 1 0 0 1
Burt Hooton p 3 1 1 0 0 1
- Bob Welch 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 1 1 0 0 0 2 8 1
Los Angeles Dodgers 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 x 5 7 0

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Pete Falcone (L,0-3) 4.0 6 5 4 1 3 4.95
Dwight Bernard 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 3.29
Wayne Twitchell 3.0 0 0 0 4 2 8.38
Los Angeles Dodgers ip h rer bbso
Burt Hooton (W) 8.0 8 2 2 3 3
Bob Welch (Save) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1

Errors: Lee Mazzilli (2).
PB: John Stearns.
WP: Pete Falcone.
2B: Dusty Baker.
HR: Ed Kranepool (1), Steve Garvey.
SH: Burt Hooton.
SB: Lee Mazzilli (8).
CS: Derrell Thomas.


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