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Braves 7, Mets 2
1986 Regular Season Game 18
May 2, 1986
Mets 8, Reds 7
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May 3, 1986
Mets 4, Reds 1
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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
Johnson Howard
Johnson
p
Fernandez Sid
Fernandez
May 2, 1986, Riverfront Stadium, Cincinnati, OH

New York Mets 8, Cincinnati Reds 7

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Dykstra cf 4 1 0 0 1 0 .300
Wally Backman 2b 5 1 2 0 0 0 .366
Keith Hernandez 1b 4 1 1 2 1 0 .297
Gary Carter c 4 2 0 0 1 0 .257
Darryl Strawberry rf 2 2 1 0 2 0 .300
George Foster lf 4 0 1 1 0 2 .309
Ray Knight 3b 3 0 1 2 0 0 .309
Howard Johnson ss 3 1 1 1 1 1 .355
Sid Fernandez p 3 0 0 0 0 2 .300
- Roger McDowell p 1 0 1 2 0 0 .500
- Jesse Orosco p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Reds ab r hbibbso
Eric Davis cf 5 1 1 2 0 3
Dave Concepcion ss-1b 3 1 1 0 2 0
Dave Parker rf 5 1 1 0 0 2
Tony Perez 1b 2 0 0 0 2 0
- John Franco p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Bo Diaz ph-c 0 0 0 0 1 0
Nick Esasky lf-1b 3 0 0 1 2 0
- Ted Power p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Buddy Bell 3b 4 1 0 0 1 1
Sal Butera c 3 0 2 1 0 1
- Eddie Milner ph 1 1 1 0 0 0
- Kurt Stillwell ss 1 0 0 0 0 1
Ron Oester 2b 5 1 2 0 0 1
Bill Gullickson p 1 0 1 0 0 0
- Tracy Jones ph 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Kal Daniels ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Joe Price p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Max Venable lf 1 1 1 1 0 0

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

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Sid Fernandez (W,3-0) 5.1 5 2 2 6 6 2.81
Roger McDowell 2.0 5 5 5 1 2 5.17
Jesse Orosco (Save,4) 1.2 0 0 0 1 2 0.00
Cincinnati Reds ip h rer bbso
Bill Gullickson (L) 6.0 5 5 5 4 4
Joe Price 1.0 0 0 0 0 0
John Franco 1.0 2 3 0 1 1
Ted Power 1.0 1 0 0 1 0

Left on base: Mets 5, Reds 10
Errors: George Foster (2), Keith Hernandez, John Franco, Buddy Bell, Max Venable.
WP: Jesse Orosco.
2B: Keith Hernandez (8), Howard Johnson (3), Ron Oester, Max Venable.
Intentional Walks: Darryl Strawberry, Howard Johnson.
SH: Bill Gullickson.
SF: Ray Knight.
SB: Wally Backman (3), Dave Concepcion, Eric Davis.
CS: Wally Backman (3).


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