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1987 Regular Season Game 87
July 12, 1987
Mets 5, Astros 2
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Mets 9, Reds 0
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National League Standings, July 12, 1987

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Wilson Mookie
Wilson
2b
Teufel Tim
Teufel
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
July 12, 1987, Astrodome, Houston, TX

New York Mets 5, Houston Astros 2

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Mookie Wilson cf-lf 4 1 0 0 1 1 .301
Tim Teufel 2b 3 1 2 0 1 0 .346
- Wally Backman ph-2b 0 0 0 0 1 0 .254
Keith Hernandez 1b 5 0 1 2 0 1 .287
Gary Carter c 5 0 1 1 0 1 .236
Darryl Strawberry rf 2 0 0 0 3 2 .272
Kevin McReynolds lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 .284
- Jesse Orosco p 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Howard Johnson 3b 4 2 2 1 1 2 .275
Rafael Santana ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 .284
Ron Darling p 2 0 0 0 1 0 .114
- Lenny Dykstra cf 1 1 1 0 0 0 .297
Astros ab r hbibbso
Gerald Young cf 5 0 0 0 0 2
Bill Doran 2b 3 0 1 0 1 0
Denny Walling 3b 4 1 2 0 0 0
Glenn Davis 1b 3 0 0 0 1 2
Kevin Bass rf 3 0 0 0 1 1
Josť Cruz lf 4 1 1 1 0 1
- Dave Smith p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alan Ashby c 4 0 2 1 0 1
Craig Reynolds ss 3 0 1 0 0 0
- Jim Pankovitz ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Knepper p 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Terry Puhl ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Charlie Kerfeld p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Chuck Jackson lf 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 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 5 8 2
Houston Astros 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 1

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Ron Darling (W,4-6) 7.2 6 2 2 2 7 4.67
Jesse Orosco (Save,13) 1.1 1 0 0 1 1 4.99
Houston Astros ip h rer bbso
Bob Knepper (L) 7.0 6 3 2 3 5
Charlie Kerfeld 1.0 1 2 2 3 1
Dave Smith 1.0 1 0 0 2 3

Left on base: Mets 11, Astros 8
Errors: Rafael Santana (9), Charlie Kerfeld, Bob Knepper.
WP: Ron Darling.
2B: Lenny Dykstra (17), Alan Ashby, Josť Cruz, Denny Walling.
HR: Howard Johnson (20).
Intentional Walks: Howard Johnson, Kevin Bass.
SH: Bob Knepper.
SB: Bill Doran, Gerald Young.








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