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1986 Regular Season Game 79
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National League Standings, July 8, 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
Darling Ron
Darling
July 8, 1986, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

Cincinnati Reds 5, New York Mets 4

Reds ab r hbibbso
Eddie Milner cf 5 1 1 1 0 2
Pete Rose 1b 3 0 1 0 0 1
- Tracy Jones ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Ted Power p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Wade Rowdon ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- John Franco p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dave Parker rf 5 1 2 0 0 0
Eric Davis lf 5 0 2 0 0 2
Bo Diaz c 2 0 1 0 1 0
- Tom Browning pr 0 1 0 0 0 0
- Carl Willis p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Tony Perez ph-1b 2 0 1 1 0 0
Dave Concepcion ss 4 1 1 0 1 0
Buddy Bell 3b 4 1 1 2 0 1
Ron Oester 2b 4 0 1 1 0 0
John Denny p 2 0 0 0 0 1
- Kal Daniels ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Sal Butera c 1 0 1 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Dykstra cf 4 1 2 1 0 0 .330
- Mookie Wilson ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .281
Wally Backman 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 .340
- Kevin Mitchell ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 .362
Keith Hernandez 1b 5 1 0 0 0 0 .288
Darryl Strawberry rf 3 2 1 0 2 1 .293
Gary Carter c 3 0 1 0 1 0 .241
Danny Heep lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 .286
Howard Johnson 3b 4 0 0 1 0 1 .262
Rafael Santana ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 .170
Ron Darling p 3 0 0 0 0 1 .089
- Jesse Orosco p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- George Foster ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .255
- Roger McDowell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
Cincinnati Reds 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 5 12 1
New York Mets 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 4 6 1

Cincinnati Reds ip h rer bbso
John Denny 6.0 5 3 2 1 2
Carl Willis 1.0 0 0 0 0 0
Ted Power 1.0 1 1 1 2 1
John Franco (W) 2.0 0 0 0 1 2
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Ron Darling 7.0 6 2 1 2 6 3.06
Jesse Orosco 2.0 4 2 2 0 1 3.43
Roger McDowell (L,7-2) 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 2.22

Left on base: Reds 7, Mets 6
Errors: Rafael Santana (6), Ron Oester, Dave Parker.
PB: Bo Diaz.
2B: Ron Oester, Dave Parker.
HR: Lenny Dykstra (3), Buddy Bell, Eddie Milner.
SH: Wally Backman.
SB: Eric Davis 3.


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