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Pirates 7, Mets 1
1985 Regular Season Game 114
August 17, 1985
Mets 4, Pirates 3
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August 18, 1985
Pirates 5, Mets 0
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National League Standings, August 17, 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
Knight Ray
Knight
ss
Santana Rafael
Santana
p
Fernandez Sid
Fernandez
August 17, 1985, Three Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh, PA

New York Mets 4, Pittsburgh Pirates 3

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Dykstra cf 2 0 0 0 1 1 .260
- Tom Paciorek ph-rf 2 0 1 2 0 0 .312
Wally Backman 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 .303
Keith Hernandez 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 .295
Gary Carter c 4 1 1 0 0 0 .267
Darryl Strawberry rf-cf 4 1 2 2 0 1 .275
George Foster lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 .255
Ray Knight 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 .211
Rafael Santana ss 4 1 1 0 0 1 .253
Sid Fernandez p 4 1 3 0 0 0 .222
- Roger McDowell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .154
Pirates ab r hbibbso
Bill Almon lf 2 0 0 0 0 1
- Joe Orsulak lf 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Denny Gonzalez ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Cecilio Guante p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Johnny Ray 2b 4 0 2 1 0 1
Bill Madlock 1b 2 2 1 1 2 1
Mike Brown rf 4 0 0 0 0 1
Jim Morrison 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0
Tony Peņa c 3 0 1 1 1 1
Sam Khalifa ss 4 0 0 0 0 3
Marvell Wynne cf 4 0 0 0 0 1
Lee Tunnell p 1 1 0 0 1 1
- Rod Scurry p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Lee Mazzilli ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 1

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

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Sid Fernandez (W,5-6) 8.1 4 3 3 4 11 2.72
Roger McDowell (Save,10) 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 2.99
Pittsburgh Pirates ip h rer bbso
Lee Tunnell (L) 6.2 7 4 4 1 2
Rod Scurry 1.1 2 0 0 0 1
Cecilio Guante 1.0 1 0 0 0 1

Left on base: Mets 6, Pirates 5
Errors: Jim Morrison.
PB: Gary Carter.
3B: Sid Fernandez (1), Tom Paciorek (1).
HR: Darryl Strawberry (17), Bill Madlock.
SH: Bill Almon.
SB: Johnny Ray 2.
CS: Darryl Strawberry (6).





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