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Mets 6, Astros 5
1986 Regular Season Game 75
July 4, 1986
Mets 2, Astros 1
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Astros 2, Mets 1
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National League Standings, July 4, 1986

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Dykstra Lenny
Dykstra
2b
Backman Wally
Backman
1b
Hernandez Keith
Hernandez
rf
Strawberry Darryl
Strawberry
c
Carter Gary
Carter
lf
Heep Danny
Heep
3b
Johnson Howard
Johnson
ss
Santana Rafael
Santana
p
Gooden Dwight
Gooden
July 4, 1986, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

New York Mets 2, Houston Astros 1

Astros ab r hbibbso
Bill Doran 2b 3 0 0 0 1 0
Ty Gainey cf-lf 3 0 1 0 1 1
Denny Walling 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0
Glenn Davis 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0
Kevin Bass rf 4 1 2 1 0 1
Josť Cruz lf 2 0 0 0 1 1
- Tony Walker pr-cf 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Phil Garner ph 0 0 0 0 1 0
Craig Reynolds ss 4 0 0 0 0 0
John Mizerock c 2 0 1 0 1 0
Nolan Ryan p 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Louis Meadows ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Larry Andersen p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Alan Ashby ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Dave Smith p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Dykstra cf 3 1 2 1 1 0 .312
Wally Backman 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 .344
Keith Hernandez 1b 4 0 1 1 0 1 .293
Darryl Strawberry rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 .294
Gary Carter c 4 0 1 0 0 1 .244
Danny Heep lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 .286
- Mookie Wilson lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 .288
Howard Johnson 3b 2 0 0 0 1 1 .247
Rafael Santana ss 2 1 0 0 1 1 .165
Dwight Gooden p 1 0 0 0 1 0 .093

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston Astros 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 5 0
New York Mets 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 x 2 5 1

Houston Astros ip h rer bbso
Nolan Ryan 5.0 3 1 1 3 6
Larry Andersen 1.0 1 0 0 0 1
Dave Smith (L) 2.0 1 1 1 1 0
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Dwight Gooden (W,10-3) 9.0 5 1 1 5 4 2.58

Left on base: Astros 6, Mets 7
Errors: Denny Walling.
2B: Lenny Dykstra 2 (12), Ty Gainey, Denny Walling.
HR: Kevin Bass.
SH: Dwight Gooden.
CS: Kevin Bass.





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