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April 7, 1978

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For the first time in a decade, someone other than Seaver is the Mets' Opening Day starter. Jerry Koosman scatters eight hits in a complete game, as the Mets beat the Expos 3-1. The lone Montreal run? A sixth-inning home run from Gary Carter.