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1986 Regular Season Game 152
September 24, 1986
Cubs 8, Mets 2
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September 25, 1986
Mets 6, Cubs 5
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National League Standings, September 24, 1986

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Dykstra Lenny
Dykstra
2b
Backman Wally
Backman
1b
Hernandez Keith
Hernandez
rf
Carter Gary
Carter
lf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
3b
Johnson Howard
Johnson
c
Hearn Ed
Hearn
ss
Elster Kevin
Elster
p
Aguilera Rick
Aguilera
September 24, 1986, Wrigley Field, Chicago, IL

Chicago Cubs 8, New York Mets 2

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Dykstra cf 3 0 1 0 1 1 .294
Wally Backman 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 .333
Keith Hernandez 1b 4 1 1 0 0 1 .310
- Dave Magadan 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 .438
Gary Carter rf 4 1 1 2 0 1 .243
Lee Mazzilli lf 3 0 1 0 1 0 .255
Howard Johnson 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 .243
Ed Hearn c 4 0 0 0 0 0 .262
Kevin Elster ss 2 0 0 0 0 2 .250
- Kevin Mitchell ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 .283
- Rafael Santana ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 .216
Rick Aguilera p 2 0 0 0 0 1 .163
- Mookie Wilson ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .295
- Doug Sisk p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Randy Niemann p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
Cubs ab r hbibbso
Chico Walker cf 5 2 3 2 0 1
Ryne Sandberg 2b 5 0 3 3 0 0
Rafael Palmeiro lf 4 1 0 0 0 1
Keith Moreland 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1
- Manny Trillo 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0
Leon Durham 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0
- Terry Francona ph-1b 0 0 0 0 1 0
Jody Davis c 4 1 2 1 0 0
Brian Dayett rf 4 1 2 1 0 0
Shawon Dunston ss 4 2 3 1 0 0
Drew Hall p 4 1 1 0 0 2

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 6 0
Chicago Cubs 0 1 0 0 1 0 5 1 x 8 15 1

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Rick Aguilera (L,8-7) 6.0 7 2 2 0 4 4.01
Doug Sisk 1.0 6 5 5 1 0 3.06
Randy Niemann 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 3.89
Chicago Cubs ip h rer bbso
Drew Hall (W) 9.0 6 2 2 2 8

Left on base: Mets 6, Cubs 7
Errors: Gary Carter (9).
2B: Lenny Dykstra (26), Brian Dayett.
HR: Gary Carter (22), Shawon Dunston.
HBP: Rafael Palmeiro.
SB: Chico Walker.





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