|Mazzilli scored winning run.|
Cincinnati blew a 1-0 lead in the seventh inning when John Sterns doubled to right and scored on a one out Elliott Maddux single. That knotted the game at one apiece. New York put the game away in the eleventh. Lee Mazzilli led off the inning with a line drive hit between first and second. He promptly stole second, went to third on the throw to second base. He scored on a groundout to first. Cincinnati did nothing the in bottom half of the inning when Neil Allen retired the Red batters in succession. Allen recorded his 5th save as the victory went to Ed Gynn (1-1). The loss was hung on Tom Hume (0-3).....Mets 2...Reds 1 in 11 innings.
|Driessen smacks 3-run bomb.|