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Mets 6, Cubs 5
1986 Regular Season Game 154
September 26, 1986
Mets 3, Pirates 1
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September 27, 1986
Mets 4, Pirates 2
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National League Standings, September 26, 1986

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Dykstra Lenny
Dykstra
2b
Backman Wally
Backman
1b
Hernandez Keith
Hernandez
c
Carter Gary
Carter
rf
Strawberry Darryl
Strawberry
lf
Heep Danny
Heep
3b
Johnson Howard
Johnson
ss
Elster Kevin
Elster
p
Fernandez Sid
Fernandez
September 26, 1986, Three Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh, PA

New York Mets 3, Pittsburgh Pirates 1

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Dykstra cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 .294
Wally Backman 2b 3 0 0 0 1 0 .330
Keith Hernandez 1b 2 0 1 2 2 0 .309
Gary Carter c 4 0 1 0 0 0 .247
Darryl Strawberry rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 .256
Danny Heep lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 .287
- Mookie Wilson lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 .298
Howard Johnson 3b 3 1 1 1 1 1 .244
Kevin Elster ss 4 1 0 0 0 1 .208
Sid Fernandez p 2 0 0 0 0 2 .169
- Roger McDowell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .294
Pirates ab r hbibbso
Barry Bonds cf 4 1 1 0 0 1
Bobby Bonilla rf 4 0 2 0 0 0
Johnny Ray 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1
Jim Morrison 3b 3 0 0 1 0 0
Mike Diaz lf 3 0 0 0 1 2
- Bill Almon pr 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tony Peņa c 4 0 2 0 0 1
Sid Bream 1b 3 0 2 0 1 0
Rafael Belliard ss 3 0 1 0 0 0
- Benny Distefano ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
Stan Fansler p 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Rich Renteria ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
- John Smiley p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Junior Ortiz ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Hipolito Peņa p 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 3 4 1
Pittsburgh Pirates 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 0

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Sid Fernandez (W,16-6) 8.0 8 1 1 2 7 3.57
Roger McDowell (Save,20) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 3.17
Pittsburgh Pirates ip h rer bbso
Stan Fansler (L) 5.0 3 2 1 4 2
John Smiley 2.0 0 0 0 0 2
Hipolito Peņa 2.0 1 1 1 0 1

Left on base: Mets 5, Pirates 7
Errors: Rafael Belliard.
WP: Sid Fernandez.
2B: Sid Bream.
HR: Howard Johnson (10).
SH: Sid Fernandez.
SF: Jim Morrison.
SB: Howard Johnson (8).


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