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1986 Regular Season Game 11
April 24, 1986
Mets 5, Cardinals 4
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April 25, 1986
Mets 9, Cardinals 0
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National League Standings, April 24, 1986

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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
Darling Ron
Darling
April 24, 1986, Busch Stadium, St. Louis, MO

New York Mets 5, St. Louis Cardinals 4

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Dykstra cf 5 1 1 0 0 0 .308
Wally Backman 2b 4 1 2 0 1 1 .409
Keith Hernandez 1b 5 0 0 0 0 0 .267
Gary Carter c 5 0 2 1 0 1 .356
Darryl Strawberry rf 4 1 2 1 1 0 .244
George Foster lf 5 1 3 1 0 0 .314
Ray Knight 3b 5 0 1 0 0 1 .379
Rafael Santana ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 .125
- Howard Johnson ph-ss 2 1 2 2 0 0 .353
Ron Darling p 2 0 0 0 0 1 .000
- Randy Niemann p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Tim Corcoran ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Kevin Mitchell ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .333
- Terry Leach p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Jesse Orosco p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Danny Heep ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .300
- Roger McDowell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Cardinals ab r hbibbso
Vince Coleman lf 4 1 1 0 1 0
Willie McGee cf 5 1 2 0 0 2
Tom Herr 2b 4 2 1 0 0 0
Jack Clark 1b 4 0 0 0 1 1
Andy Van Slyke rf 5 0 1 2 0 1
Terry Pendleton 3b 4 0 1 0 1 0
Mike LaValliere c 2 0 1 0 0 1
- Jerry White ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Mike Heath c 1 0 0 0 0 0
Ozzie Smith ss 4 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Forsch p 2 0 0 0 0 1
- Ken Dayley p 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Jeff Lahti p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Tim Conroy p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Todd Worrell p 1 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 0 0 0 1 2 1 5 13 0
St. Louis Cardinals 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 4 7 4

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Ron Darling 5.0 6 3 2 1 3 5.51
Randy Niemann 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 9.00
Terry Leach 1.0 1 1 0 0 2 0.00
Jesse Orosco 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Roger McDowell (W,2-0) 2.0 0 0 0 1 2 2.61
St. Louis Cardinals ip h rer bbso
Bob Forsch 6.2 8 1 1 0 3
Ken Dayley 1.0 1 1 1 0 2
Jeff Lahti 0.0 1 0 0 0 0
Tim Conroy 0.1 1 1 1 0 0
Todd Worrell (L) 2.0 2 2 2 2 0

Left on base: Mets 8, Cardinals 8
Errors: Wally Backman (1), George Foster, Rafael Santana, Howard Johnson.
2B: George Foster (3), Lenny Dykstra (1).
HR: Darryl Strawberry (1), Howard Johnson (1).
Intentional Walks: Darryl Strawberry.
SH: Tom Herr.
SB: Wally Backman (2), Tom Herr.
CS: Wally Backman (2), Willie McGee.


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