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Padres 7, Mets 5
1983 Regular Season Game 137
September 5, 1983
Mets 6, Phillies 5
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September 6, 1983
Phillies 2, Mets 0
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National League Standings, September 5, 1983

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Wilson Mookie
Wilson
3b
Brooks Hubie
Brooks
1b
Hernandez Keith
Hernandez
lf
Foster George
Foster
rf
Strawberry Darryl
Strawberry
c
Hodges Ron
Hodges
2b
Giles Brian
Giles
ss
Oquendo Josť
Oquendo
p
Torrez Mike
Torrez
September 5, 1983, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

New York Mets 6, Philadelphia Phillies 5

Phillies ab r hbibbso
Joe Morgan 2b 3 0 1 1 1 0
- Ozzie Virgil ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 0
Pete Rose 1b 4 1 0 0 0 0
Mike Schmidt 3b 2 1 1 2 2 1
Joe Lefebvre rf 4 0 0 0 0 0
- Kiko Garcia 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0
Greg Gross lf 3 0 0 0 0 0
- Sixto Lezcano ph-rf 0 1 0 0 1 0
Garry Maddox cf 4 0 1 0 0 1
Bo Diaz c 3 0 0 0 1 0
- Bob Dernier pr-lf 0 1 0 0 0 0
Ivan DeJesus ss 4 1 2 1 0 0
Charles Hudson p 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Willie Hernandez p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Von Hayes ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Ron Reed p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Gary Matthews ph 0 0 0 1 0 0
- Al Holland p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Mookie Wilson cf 5 1 2 2 0 1 .275
Hubie Brooks 3b 4 0 0 0 1 0 .264
Keith Hernandez 1b 5 1 2 0 0 0 .306
George Foster lf 5 1 1 3 0 0 .240
Darryl Strawberry rf 3 1 2 0 1 0 .239
Ron Hodges c 3 1 1 0 1 1 .253
Brian Giles 2b 2 1 1 1 0 0 .236
- Danny Heep ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 .252
- Bob Bailor ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 .262
Josť Oquendo ss 2 0 1 0 0 0 .230
- Rusty Staub ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .300
- Tucker Ashford 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 .179
Mike Torrez p 1 0 0 0 0 0 .053
- Dave Kingman ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .200
- Doug Sisk p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400
- Mark Bradley ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .206
- Jesse Orosco p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333

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

Philadelphia Phillies ip h rer bbso
Charles Hudson 4.1 7 3 1 4 1
Willie Hernandez 1.2 0 0 0 0 1
Ron Reed 2.0 0 0 0 0 1
Al Holland (L) 0.1 3 3 3 0 0
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Mike Torrez 5.0 4 3 3 3 1 3.98
Doug Sisk 3.0 0 0 0 0 2 2.24
Jesse Orosco (W,13-5) 1.0 1 2 1 2 0 1.30

Left on base: Phillies 5, Mets 9
Errors: Ron Hodges (12), Mookie Wilson, Joe Morgan 2.
PB: Ron Hodges.
2B: Ron Hodges (10).
HR: George Foster (23), Mike Schmidt.
Intentional Walks: Danny Heep, Darryl Strawberry.
SH: Mike Torrez, Charles Hudson.
SF: Gary Matthews.
SB: Mookie Wilson (43), Darryl Strawberry (15), Joe Morgan 2, Sixto Lezcano.


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