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1988 Regular Season Game 49
May 31, 1988
Mets 5, Dodgers 4
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June 1, 1988
Dodgers 4, Mets 3
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National League Standings, May 31, 1988

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Dykstra Lenny
Dykstra
2b
Backman Wally
Backman
1b
Hernandez Keith
Hernandez
lf
McReynolds Kevin
McReynolds
c
Carter Gary
Carter
ss
Johnson Howard
Johnson
rf
Wilson Mookie
Wilson
3b
Magadan Dave
Magadan
p
Gooden Dwight
Gooden
May 31, 1988, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

New York Mets 5, Los Angeles Dodgers 4

Dodgers ab r hbibbso
Steve Sax 2b 5 0 1 1 0 0
Danny Heep rf 3 1 0 0 1 0
- Jesse Orosco p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Mike Marshall ph 1 0 0 1 0 0
- Jay Howell p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Alejandro Peņa p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kirk Gibson lf 5 1 2 1 0 0
Pedro Guerrero 3b 4 0 0 1 0 0
- Jeff Hamilton 3b 1 0 0 0 0 1
John Shelby cf 4 0 1 0 1 0
Franklin Stubbs 1b 4 0 0 0 1 2
Mike Scioscia c 5 0 0 0 0 0
Dave Anderson ss 2 0 0 0 0 0
- Mike Davis ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Mike Sharperson ss 1 1 1 0 0 0
Don Sutton p 2 0 1 0 0 0
- Tim Crews p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Mickey Hatcher ph-rf 2 1 1 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Dykstra cf 3 2 0 0 1 0 .289
Wally Backman 2b 5 0 3 3 0 0 .260
Keith Hernandez 1b 5 0 1 1 0 1 .306
Kevin McReynolds lf 5 0 1 0 0 1 .264
- Randy Myers p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Gary Carter c 5 0 1 0 0 1 .264
Howard Johnson ss-3b 4 0 1 0 1 1 .235
Mookie Wilson rf 5 0 0 0 0 1 .263
Dave Magadan 3b 2 0 0 0 1 2 .209
- Kevin Elster ss 2 1 1 1 0 0 .227
Dwight Gooden p 3 1 1 0 0 0 .242
- Roger McDowell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
- Lee Mazzilli ph-lf 0 1 0 0 1 0 .152

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 R H E
Los Angeles Dodgers 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 4 7 1
New York Mets 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 5 9 0

Los Angeles Dodgers ip h rer bbso
Don Sutton 5.0 6 2 2 2 2
Tim Crews 2.0 0 0 0 0 1
Jesse Orosco 2.0 0 0 0 0 2
Jay Howell 0.1 2 2 2 2 0
Alejandro Peņa (L) 1.1 1 1 1 0 2
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Dwight Gooden 9.1 7 4 4 2 3 3.19
Roger McDowell 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 2.17
Randy Myers (W,3-0) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 1.10

Left on base: Dodgers 6, Mets 7
Errors: Dwight Gooden (2).
2B: Gary Carter (6).
HR: Kevin Elster (4), Kirk Gibson.
Intentional Walks: Dave Magadan.
SH: Lenny Dykstra.
SB: Kevin McReynolds (6), John Shelby, Kirk Gibson.








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