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1984 Regular Season Game 21
May 1, 1984
Mets 8, Cubs 1
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May 2, 1984
Mets 4, Cubs 3
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National League Standings, May 1, 1984

Box Score Game Memories Scorecard Mets Stats
Thru This Game

Mets Starting Lineup
2b
Backman Wally
Backman
ss
Oquendo Josť
Oquendo
1b
Hernandez Keith
Hernandez
lf
Foster George
Foster
rf
Strawberry Darryl
Strawberry
cf
Wilson Mookie
Wilson
3b
Brooks Hubie
Brooks
c
Fitzgerald Mike
Fitzgerald
p
Gooden Dwight
Gooden
May 1, 1984, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

New York Mets 8, Chicago Cubs 1

Cubs ab r hbibbso
Bob Dernier cf 3 0 0 0 2 2
Ryne Sandberg 2b 5 0 1 0 0 3
Gary Matthews lf 4 1 1 0 0 2
- Dickie Noles p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Gary Woods ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
Bill Buckner 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0
Ron Cey 3b 2 0 0 0 2 2
Mel Hall rf 3 0 2 1 1 0
Jody Davis c 4 0 0 0 0 1
Larry Bowa ss 3 0 0 0 0 0
- Leon Durham ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Tom Veryzer ss 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dick Ruthven p 2 0 1 0 0 1
- Tim Stoddard p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Richie Hebner ph-lf 1 0 0 0 1 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Wally Backman 2b 3 1 1 0 1 0 .276
Josť Oquendo ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 .104
- Rusty Staub ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 .455
- Ron Gardenhire ss 1 1 0 0 0 0 .211
Keith Hernandez 1b 4 1 2 2 0 0 .301
George Foster lf 4 2 1 0 0 1 .267
Darryl Strawberry rf 3 1 3 1 1 0 .351
Mookie Wilson cf 3 1 0 0 1 0 .267
Hubie Brooks 3b 4 0 2 2 0 0 .218
Mike Fitzgerald c 3 1 1 0 1 1 .214
Dwight Gooden p 2 0 0 1 0 0 .000
- Doug Sisk p 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chicago Cubs 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 6 1
New York Mets 0 0 0 0 0 7 1 0 x 8 11 2

Chicago Cubs ip h rer bbso
Dick Ruthven (L) 5.1 7 6 6 2 2
Tim Stoddard 0.2 1 1 1 2 0
Dickie Noles 2.0 3 1 1 0 0
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Dwight Gooden (W,2-1) 7.0 4 1 1 5 10 2.63
Doug Sisk 2.0 2 0 0 1 2 1.04

Left on base: Cubs 11, Mets 4
Errors: Mike Fitzgerald (1), Jody Davis, Mel Hall.
WP: Dwight Gooden.
2B: Darryl Strawberry 3 (7), Mel Hall 2.
HR: Keith Hernandez (2).
Intentional Walks: Mookie Wilson, Mike Fitzgerald.
SF: Dwight Gooden.
SB: Bob Dernier, Gary Matthews.
CS: Darryl Strawberry (2).





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