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Mets 3, Pirates 2
1987 Regular Season Game 2
April 9, 1987
Mets 4, Pirates 2
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April 10, 1987
Mets 6, Braves 3
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National League Standings, April 9, 1987

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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
McReynolds Kevin
McReynolds
3b
Johnson Howard
Johnson
ss
Santana Rafael
Santana
p
Darling Ron
Darling
April 9, 1987, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

New York Mets 4, Pittsburgh Pirates 2

Pirates ab r hbibbso
Barry Bonds cf 2 0 0 1 2 1
Andy Van Slyke rf 4 0 1 1 0 0
Johnny Ray 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0
Bobby Bonilla lf 4 0 2 0 0 0
Sid Bream 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2
Jim Morrison 3b 3 0 1 0 1 0
Mike LaValliere c 2 0 0 0 1 0
- Junior Ortiz ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 0
Rafael Belliard ss 3 1 1 0 0 1
- John Cangelosi ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
Doug Drabek p 2 0 0 0 0 1
- R. J. Reynolds ph 1 1 1 0 0 0
- Logan Easley p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Don Robinson p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Mike Diaz ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Dykstra cf 4 1 1 0 0 2 .200
Wally Backman 2b 4 0 2 0 0 0 .400
Keith Hernandez 1b 3 0 0 0 1 0 .286
Gary Carter c 4 0 1 1 0 0 .375
Darryl Strawberry rf 3 2 2 1 0 0 .429
Kevin McReynolds lf 3 1 1 1 0 0 .167
Howard Johnson 3b 2 0 0 1 0 1 .000
Rafael Santana ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Ron Darling p 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Gene Walter p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Jesse Orosco p 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000

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

Pittsburgh Pirates ip h rer bbso
Doug Drabek 6.0 3 2 2 1 3
Logan Easley (L) 1.1 3 2 2 0 0
Don Robinson 0.2 1 0 0 0 0
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Ron Darling 6.1 5 2 2 4 3 2.84
Gene Walter (W,1-0) 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Jesse Orosco (Save,2) 2.0 0 0 0 0 4 2.25

Left on base: Pirates 8, Mets 3
2B: Darryl Strawberry (1), Bobby Bonilla, Jim Morrison, R. J. Reynolds, Andy Van Slyke.
HR: Darryl Strawberry (2), Kevin McReynolds (1).
SF: Howard Johnson, Barry Bonds.
SB: Barry Bonds.


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