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When occured: 
Mon, 1969-09-15

Steve Carlton of the St. Louis Cardinals sets a major league record by fanning 19 batters but loses a 4-3 decision to the New York Mets. “Lefty” surrenders a pair of two-run homers to Ron Swoboda.

 

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New York Mets, Ron Swoboda, St. Louis Cardinals, Steve Carlton

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