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Cardinals 1, Mets 0
1986 Regular Season Game 144
September 16, 1986
Mets 4, Cardinals 2
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September 17, 1986
Mets 4, Cubs 2
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National League Standings, September 16, 1986

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Wilson Mookie
Wilson
lf
Mitchell Kevin
Mitchell
1b
Hernandez Keith
Hernandez
c
Carter Gary
Carter
rf
Strawberry Darryl
Strawberry
3b
Knight Ray
Knight
2b
Teufel Tim
Teufel
ss
Santana Rafael
Santana
p
Aguilera Rick
Aguilera
September 16, 1986, Busch Stadium, St. Louis, MO

New York Mets 4, St. Louis Cardinals 2

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Mookie Wilson cf-lf 3 1 0 0 2 1 .293
Kevin Mitchell lf 2 1 0 0 1 0 .285
- Lenny Dykstra ph-cf 2 0 0 0 0 1 .297
Keith Hernandez 1b 5 0 1 0 0 0 .312
Gary Carter c 3 1 3 0 2 0 .244
Darryl Strawberry rf 3 0 1 0 1 0 .253
- Jesse Orosco p 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Ray Knight 3b 5 0 1 2 0 0 .293
Tim Teufel 2b 1 0 0 0 2 0 .252
- Wally Backman 2b 1 1 1 0 0 0 .334
Rafael Santana ss 4 0 1 1 0 0 .217
Rick Aguilera p 3 0 0 0 0 1 .170
- Lee Mazzilli rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 .231
Cardinals ab r hbibbso
Vince Coleman lf 5 0 1 0 0 2
Willie McGee cf 4 2 3 0 0 0
Andy Van Slyke rf 4 0 1 0 0 2
Mike Laga 1b 2 0 1 1 1 0
- Jim Lindeman ph-1b 1 0 0 0 0 1
Terry Pendleton 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0
Tom Herr 2b 3 0 0 0 1 1
Ozzie Smith ss 1 0 0 1 1 0
- Pat Perry p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Fred Manrique ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Ray Soff p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mike LaValliere c 3 0 0 0 0 1
- Tito Landrum ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
Tim Conroy p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Joe Boever p 2 0 1 0 0 0
- Josť Oquendo ss 2 0 0 0 0 1

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 8 2
St. Louis Cardinals 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 x 2 8 0

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Rick Aguilera (W,8-6) 6.2 8 2 2 3 6 4.06
Jesse Orosco (Save,18) 2.1 0 0 0 0 3 2.48
St. Louis Cardinals ip h rer bbso
Tim Conroy (L) 2.2 1 3 3 5 2
Joe Boever 3.1 2 0 0 2 0
Pat Perry 2.0 3 1 1 1 2
Ray Soff 1.0 2 0 0 0 0

Left on base: Mets 11, Cardinals 8
Errors: Ozzie Smith 2.
WP: Pat Perry 2, Tim Conroy.
2B: Gary Carter (12), Willie McGee 2.
3B: Wally Backman (2), Terry Pendleton.
Intentional Walks: Mookie Wilson, Gary Carter.
HBP: Ozzie Smith.


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