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Mets 7, Reds 5
1985 Regular Season Game 81
July 9, 1985
Mets 11, Reds 2
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July 10, 1985
Mets 2, Reds 1
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National League Standings, July 9, 1985

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Dykstra Lenny
Dykstra
2b
Backman Wally
Backman
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
Gooden Dwight
Gooden
July 9, 1985, Riverfront Stadium, Cincinnati, OH

New York Mets 11, Cincinnati Reds 2

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Dykstra cf 6 0 1 2 0 0 .258
Wally Backman 2b 6 0 2 0 0 0 .269
Keith Hernandez 1b 2 3 1 2 3 1 .267
Gary Carter c 3 2 1 0 2 1 .271
- Ronn Reynolds c 0 0 0 0 0 0 .316
Darryl Strawberry rf 2 2 0 0 3 1 .221
George Foster lf 4 3 2 4 1 0 .250
Howard Johnson 3b 4 0 1 2 0 1 .202
Rafael Santana ss 4 0 0 0 1 1 .250
Dwight Gooden p 4 1 1 0 0 1 .184
- Rusty Staub ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 .240
- Jesse Orosco p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
Reds ab r hbibbso
Eddie Milner cf 4 0 0 0 0 1
Max Venable lf 4 0 2 1 0 0
Pete Rose 1b 3 0 0 0 1 0
Dave Parker rf 3 0 1 0 1 0
Wayne Krenchicki 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0
Alan Knicely c 4 0 0 0 0 3
Ron Oester 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0
Tom Foley ss 3 1 1 0 0 0
Mario Soto p 2 0 0 0 0 1
- Tom Hume p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Duane Walker ph 1 1 1 1 0 0
- John Stuper p 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 4 4 11 9 2
Cincinnati Reds 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 5 0

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Dwight Gooden (W,12-3) 8.0 5 2 2 2 5 1.78
Jesse Orosco 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 3.54
Cincinnati Reds ip h rer bbso
Mario Soto (L) 7.0 5 6 5 7 6
Tom Hume 1.0 0 1 0 1 0
John Stuper 1.0 4 4 4 3 0

Left on base: Mets 9, Reds 4
Errors: Tom Hume, Dave Parker.
WP: Mario Soto.
2B: Tom Foley, Duane Walker.
HR: George Foster (14), Keith Hernandez (7).
SF: Howard Johnson.
SB: Wally Backman (10).
CS: Darryl Strawberry (2).


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