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1986 Regular Season Game 19
May 3, 1986
Mets 4, Reds 1
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May 4, 1986
Mets 7, Reds 2
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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Dykstra Lenny
Dykstra
2b
Backman Wally
Backman
1b
Hernandez Keith
Hernandez
rf
Strawberry Darryl
Strawberry
lf
Heep Danny
Heep
3b
Knight Ray
Knight
ss
Johnson Howard
Johnson
c
Lyons Barry
Lyons
p
Ojeda Bob
Ojeda
May 3, 1986, Riverfront Stadium, Cincinnati, OH

New York Mets 4, Cincinnati Reds 1

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Dykstra cf 4 1 1 0 1 0 .297
Wally Backman 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 .333
Keith Hernandez 1b 4 1 3 2 0 0 .321
Darryl Strawberry rf 2 0 0 0 1 0 .292
Danny Heep lf 4 1 1 0 0 1 .348
Ray Knight 3b 4 1 3 0 0 0 .339
Howard Johnson ss 4 0 1 1 0 0 .343
- Jesse Orosco p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Barry Lyons c 4 0 0 1 0 0 .000
Bob Ojeda p 3 0 0 0 0 1 .167
- Rafael Santana ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 .173
Reds ab r hbibbso
Eric Davis cf 4 0 1 0 1 0
Dave Concepcion ss-1b 5 0 2 0 0 0
Dave Parker rf 4 0 1 0 0 1
Nick Esasky 1b 2 0 0 0 2 1
- John Franco p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tracy Jones lf 3 0 0 0 1 0
Buddy Bell 3b 3 1 1 0 1 0
Sal Butera c 4 0 1 1 0 0
Ron Oester 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1
John Denny p 2 0 0 0 0 0
- Kurt Stillwell ph-ss 1 0 0 0 1 1

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

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Bob Ojeda (W,4-0) 7.0 6 1 0 4 2 1.59
Jesse Orosco (Save,5) 2.0 0 0 0 2 2 0.00
Cincinnati Reds ip h rer bbso
John Denny (L) 7.0 8 4 3 2 2
John Franco 2.0 1 0 0 0 0

Left on base: Mets 6, Reds 10
Errors: Wally Backman (2), Bob Ojeda, Nick Esasky.
2B: Keith Hernandez (9).
3B: Lenny Dykstra (2).
HR: Keith Hernandez (1).
HBP: Darryl Strawberry.
SB: Dave Concepcion 2, Eric Davis.
CS: Howard Johnson (1).


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