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Astros 4, Mets 3
1985 Regular Season Game 84
July 12, 1985
Mets 3, Astros 2
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July 13, 1985
Mets 10, Astros 1
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National League Standings, July 12, 1985

Box Score Game Memories Scorecard Mets Stats
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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
Darling Ron
Darling
July 12, 1985, Astrodome, Houston, TX

New York Mets 3, Houston Astros 2

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Dykstra cf 5 1 1 0 1 1 .247
Wally Backman 2b 2 0 1 1 2 0 .268
Keith Hernandez 1b 5 0 2 0 0 0 .272
Gary Carter c 5 0 0 0 0 1 .265
Darryl Strawberry rf 2 1 1 1 3 0 .223
George Foster lf 5 0 0 0 0 3 .243
Howard Johnson 3b 5 1 3 0 0 0 .223
Rafael Santana ss 5 0 2 1 0 1 .252
Ron Darling p 3 0 0 0 0 0 .167
- Rusty Staub ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 .231
- Roger McDowell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091
Astros ab r hbibbso
Bill Doran 2b 4 0 2 0 1 0
Craig Reynolds ss 5 0 0 1 0 1
Terry Puhl rf 3 0 0 0 0 0
- Chris Jones cf 2 0 0 0 0 1
Josť Cruz lf 4 0 0 0 1 1
Kevin Bass cf-rf 4 0 1 0 0 0
Denny Walling 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0
Glenn Davis 1b 2 1 0 0 1 1
Alan Ashby c 3 1 3 1 1 0
Joe Niekro p 2 0 0 0 0 0
- Jerry Mumphrey ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Frank DiPino p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Harry Spilman ph 0 0 0 0 1 0
- Ty Gainey pr 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Ron Mathis p 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
New York Mets 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 10 1
Houston Astros 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 7 0

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Ron Darling (W,9-2) 9.0 7 2 2 5 4 2.52
Roger McDowell (Save,7) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2.80
Houston Astros ip h rer bbso
Joe Niekro 7.0 8 2 2 5 4
Frank DiPino 2.0 0 0 0 0 1
Ron Mathis (L) 1.0 2 1 1 2 1

Left on base: Mets 13, Astros 8
Errors: Alan Ashby.
PB: Alan Ashby.
2B: Howard Johnson (5), Lenny Dykstra (2), Alan Ashby.
HR: Darryl Strawberry (8), Alan Ashby.
Intentional Walks: Rusty Staub.
SH: Ron Darling, Glenn Davis.
SF: Wally Backman.
SB: Wally Backman (11), Darryl Strawberry (11).
CS: Darryl Strawberry (3).





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