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Mets 10, Phillies 7
1985 Regular Season Game 113
August 16, 1985
Pirates 7, Mets 1
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August 17, 1985
Mets 4, Pirates 3
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National League Standings, August 16, 1985

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Dykstra Lenny
Dykstra
2b
Backman Wally
Backman
1b
Hernandez Keith
Hernandez
rf
Strawberry Darryl
Strawberry
lf
Foster George
Foster
3b
Johnson Howard
Johnson
c
Hurdle Clint
Hurdle
ss
Santana Rafael
Santana
p
Lynch Ed
Lynch
August 16, 1985, Three Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh Pirates 7, New York Mets 1

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Dykstra cf 5 0 2 0 0 1 .263
Wally Backman 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 .304
Keith Hernandez 1b 4 0 2 0 0 1 .296
Darryl Strawberry rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 .271
George Foster lf 4 1 1 0 0 1 .258
Howard Johnson 3b 3 0 1 1 1 0 .225
Clint Hurdle c 4 0 1 0 0 0 .227
Rafael Santana ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 .253
Ed Lynch p 2 0 0 0 0 2 .075
- Tom Gorman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Rusty Staub ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 .212
- Ron Darling pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 .207
- Doug Sisk p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Danny Heep ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .284
Pirates ab r hbibbso
Joe Orsulak rf-lf 4 0 1 1 0 0
Steve Kemp lf 3 0 1 0 0 1
- Sixto Lezcano ph-rf 1 0 0 0 1 1
Johnny Ray 2b 4 1 0 0 1 0
Jason Thompson 1b 4 1 2 0 1 0
Bill Madlock 3b 4 2 2 2 1 0
Tony Peņa c 4 1 2 1 1 0
Marvell Wynne cf 4 1 2 0 1 0
Sam Khalifa ss 4 1 2 2 0 0
Rick Rhoden p 4 0 1 1 1 0

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 9 1
Pittsburgh Pirates 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 3 x 7 13 1

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Ed Lynch (L,10-6) 5.0 8 4 4 2 1 2.96
Tom Gorman 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 5.12
Doug Sisk 2.0 4 3 3 4 1 6.06
Pittsburgh Pirates ip h rer bbso
Rick Rhoden (W) 9.0 9 1 0 1 7

Left on base: Mets 9, Pirates 14
Errors: Ed Lynch (2), Joe Orsulak.
2B: Keith Hernandez (27), Lenny Dykstra (6), Jason Thompson 2, Steve Kemp, Tony Peņa, Rick Rhoden.
HR: Bill Madlock.
SH: Sam Khalifa.
SF: Joe Orsulak.
SB: Joe Orsulak.


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