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Mets 7, Cardinals 6
1985 Regular Season Game 13
April 23, 1985
Cardinals 8, Mets 3
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April 24, 1985
Cardinals 5, Mets 1
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National League Standings, April 23, 1985

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Mets Starting Lineup
2b
Backman Wally
Backman
cf
Wilson Mookie
Wilson
1b
Hernandez Keith
Hernandez
c
Carter Gary
Carter
rf
Strawberry Darryl
Strawberry
lf
Foster George
Foster
3b
Johnson Howard
Johnson
ss
Santana Rafael
Santana
p
Berenyi Bruce
Berenyi
April 23, 1985, Busch Stadium, St. Louis, MO

St. Louis Cardinals 8, New York Mets 3

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Wally Backman 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 .294
Mookie Wilson cf 4 0 0 0 0 2 .286
Keith Hernandez 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 .294
Gary Carter c 4 0 1 0 0 0 .298
Darryl Strawberry rf 4 2 2 0 0 0 .234
George Foster lf 4 1 1 0 0 1 .244
Howard Johnson 3b 2 0 1 0 1 0 .152
- Ray Knight ph 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333
Rafael Santana ss 3 0 2 2 0 0 .216
- Doug Sisk p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- John Christensen ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Bruce Berenyi p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
- Tom Gorman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Danny Heep ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .222
- Ed Lynch p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
- Ron Gardenhire ss 1 0 1 0 0 0 .267
Cardinals ab r hbibbso
Vince Coleman cf 5 1 1 1 0 2
Lonnie Smith lf 3 2 2 1 1 0
- Mike Jorgensen ph-1b 0 0 0 0 1 0
Tom Herr 2b 3 2 2 1 2 0
Jack Clark 1b-rf 5 0 0 1 0 1
Andy Van Slyke rf-lf 3 2 2 1 1 1
Terry Pendleton 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1
Mike LaValliere c 4 0 1 2 0 1
Ozzie Smith ss 2 1 0 0 2 0
Kurt Kepshire p 3 0 0 0 0 2
- Ricky Horton p 1 0 0 0 0 1

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 9 0
St. Louis Cardinals 2 0 1 1 2 0 2 0 x 8 8 3

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Bruce Berenyi 2.0 3 2 1 1 3 2.63
Tom Gorman (L,1-1) 2.0 2 2 2 2 3 6.75
Ed Lynch 2.0 1 2 2 1 1 5.93
Doug Sisk 2.0 2 2 2 3 2 5.52
St. Louis Cardinals ip h rer bbso
Kurt Kepshire (W) 7.0 7 2 2 1 3
Ricky Horton 2.0 2 1 1 0 1

Left on base: Mets 5, Cardinals 8
Errors: Wally Backman (1), Ron Gardenhire, Rafael Santana.
WP: Kurt Kepshire.
2B: George Foster (3), Darryl Strawberry (2), Andy Van Slyke.
3B: Andy Van Slyke.
SH: Bruce Berenyi.
SF: Ray Knight.
SB: Lonnie Smith 3, Tom Herr, Ozzie Smith.


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