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August 25, 1981
Mets 2, Astros 1
1981 Regular Season Game 68
August 26, 1981
Astros 9, Mets 3
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August 27, 1981
Mets 3, Astros 2
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National League Standings, August 26, 1981

Box Score Game Memories Scorecard Mets Stats
Thru This Game

Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Wilson Mookie
Wilson
ss
Taveras Frank
Taveras
3b
Brooks Hubie
Brooks
1b
Kingman Dave
Kingman
rf
Valentine Ellis
Valentine
lf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
c
Stearns John
Stearns
2b
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Zachry Pat
Zachry
August 26, 1981, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

Houston Astros 9, New York Mets 3

Astros ab r hbibbso
Tony Scott cf 5 1 2 1 0 0
Craig Reynolds ss 4 1 0 0 1 0
Denny Walling rf 4 3 2 0 1 1
José Cruz lf 4 1 2 1 0 1
Cesar Cedeño 1b 4 1 1 0 1 1
Art Howe 3b 4 1 2 5 0 0
Alan Ashby c 3 1 1 1 2 0
Joe Pittman 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1
Don Sutton p 2 0 0 0 0 0
- Terry Puhl ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Vern Ruhle p 1 0 1 1 0 0
- Dave Smith p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Mookie Wilson cf 4 0 1 1 0 1 .304
Frank Taveras ss 3 0 1 1 0 0 .229
Hubie Brooks 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 .297
Dave Kingman 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 .226
Ellis Valentine rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 .179
Lee Mazzilli lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 .209
John Stearns c 2 0 1 1 0 0 .277
Doug Flynn 2b 3 1 1 0 0 1 .211
Pat Zachry p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .207
- Ron Hodges ph 0 1 0 0 1 0 .292
- Terry Leach p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Mike Cubbage ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 .239
- Dyar Miller p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
- Ray Searage p 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
- Mike Jorgensen ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .241
- Danny Boitano p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston Astros 3 0 1 0 0 1 4 0 0 9 11 1
New York Mets 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 0

Houston Astros ip h rer bbso
Don Sutton (W) 5.0 6 3 3 1 4
Vern Ruhle 2.0 1 0 0 0 1
Dave Smith 2.0 0 0 0 0 2
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Pat Zachry (L,6-9) 3.0 4 4 4 4 3 3.92
Terry Leach 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 1.35
Dyar Miller 1.0 2 2 2 1 0 3.41
Ray Searage 1.0 4 3 3 0 0 5.25
Danny Boitano 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 3.52

Left on base: Astros 8, Mets 3
Errors: Dave Kingman (10).
2B: Art Howe 2, Tony Scott.
SH: Joe Pittman.
SF: John Stearns, Frank Taveras, José Cruz, Art Howe.
SB: Denny Walling, Tony Scott.
CS: Frank Taveras (2).





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