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1986 League Championship Series Game 2
October 9, 1986
Mets 5, Astros 1
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Mets 6, Astros 5
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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
Wilson Mookie
Wilson
3b
Knight Ray
Knight
ss
Santana Rafael
Santana
p
Ojeda Bob
Ojeda
October 9, 1986, Astrodome, Houston, TX

New York Mets 5, Houston Astros 1

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Dykstra cf 5 1 2 0 0 0 .375
Wally Backman 2b 5 2 2 1 0 0 .222
Keith Hernandez 1b 3 1 2 2 2 0 .429
Gary Carter c 5 0 1 1 0 1 .111
Darryl Strawberry rf 3 0 0 1 0 2 .143
Mookie Wilson lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 .125
Ray Knight 3b 3 0 1 0 1 1 .143
Rafael Santana ss 4 0 1 0 0 2 .333
Bob Ojeda p 4 1 0 0 0 2 .000
Astros ab r hbibbso
Billy Hatcher cf 5 1 1 0 0 1
Bill Doran 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1
Phil Garner 3b 3 0 1 1 1 0
Glenn Davis 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0
Kevin Bass rf 3 0 2 0 1 0
Josť Cruz lf 4 0 1 0 0 1
Alan Ashby c 4 0 0 0 0 0
Dickie Thon ss 4 0 2 0 0 1
Nolan Ryan p 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Jim Pankovitz ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Larry Andersen p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Terry Puhl ph 1 0 1 0 0 0
- Aurelio Lopez p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Charlie Kerfeld p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Davey Lopes ph 1 0 0 0 0 0

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 5 10 0
Houston Astros 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 10 2

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Bob Ojeda (W,1-0) 9.0 10 1 1 2 5 1.00
Houston Astros ip h rer bbso
Nolan Ryan (L) 5.0 7 5 5 0 5
Larry Andersen 2.0 1 0 0 1 2
Aurelio Lopez 1.1 2 0 0 2 1
Charlie Kerfeld 0.2 0 0 0 0 0

Left on base: Mets 8, Astros 9
Errors: Glenn Davis, Billy Hatcher.
2B: Gary Carter (1), Lenny Dykstra (1), Kevin Bass.
3B: Keith Hernandez (1).
Intentional Walks: Keith Hernandez 2, Ray Knight.
SF: Darryl Strawberry.
SB: Mookie Wilson (1).


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