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Mets 5, Cardinals 2
1986 Regular Season Game 151
September 23, 1986
Mets 9, Cardinals 1
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September 24, 1986
Cubs 8, Mets 2
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National League Standings, September 23, 1986

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Wilson Mookie
Wilson
lf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
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
Ojeda Bob
Ojeda
September 23, 1986, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

New York Mets 9, St. Louis Cardinals 1

Cardinals ab r hbibbso
Vince Coleman lf 4 0 1 0 0 1
Willie McGee cf 4 0 1 0 0 1
Tom Herr 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0
- Clint Hurdle 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0
Jim Lindeman 1b 3 0 0 0 1 1
Terry Pendleton 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0
- Josť Oquendo ss 1 0 0 0 0 0
Ozzie Smith ss 3 0 0 0 0 1
- Greg Bargar p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Tito Landrum ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
Andy Van Slyke rf 3 0 0 0 0 0
Steve Lake c 2 1 1 1 0 0
- Alan Knicely c 1 0 0 0 0 0
Greg Mathews p 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Tom Lawless ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Joe Boever p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Fred Manrique 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Mookie Wilson cf 4 1 3 1 0 0 .296
- Kevin Elster ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278
Lee Mazzilli lf-1b 4 1 2 3 1 0 .250
Keith Hernandez 1b 4 1 1 2 0 0 .310
- Howard Johnson 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 .243
Gary Carter c 2 0 1 1 2 0 .243
- Ed Hearn c 1 0 0 0 0 0 .270
Darryl Strawberry rf 4 1 1 1 1 1 .257
Ray Knight 3b 4 1 1 1 0 0 .294
- Jesse Orosco p 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Tim Teufel 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 .257
Rafael Santana ss 3 2 2 0 1 0 .217
- Lenny Dykstra cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 .294
Bob Ojeda p 2 1 1 0 0 0 .121
- Danny Heep ph-lf 2 1 1 0 0 0 .288

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis Cardinals 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 2
New York Mets 0 4 0 1 1 1 2 0 x 9 13 1

St. Louis Cardinals ip h rer bbso
Greg Mathews (L) 4.0 8 5 5 3 0
Joe Boever 2.0 2 2 1 2 0
Greg Bargar 2.0 3 2 2 0 1
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Bob Ojeda (W,17-5) 6.0 3 1 1 0 5 2.71
Jesse Orosco (Save,19) 3.0 1 0 0 1 1 2.38

Left on base: Cardinals 5, Mets 9
Errors: Ray Knight (16), Tim Teufel, Jim Lindeman.
2B: Lee Mazzilli (2), Danny Heep (7), Tom Herr, Willie McGee.
HR: Keith Hernandez (13), Darryl Strawberry (23), Ray Knight (10), Steve Lake.
SF: Mookie Wilson.


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