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Cubs 4, Mets 3
1988 Regular Season Game 108
August 5, 1988
Mets 3, Pirates 2
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August 6, 1988
Mets 5, Pirates 3
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National League Standings, August 5, 1988

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Dykstra Lenny
Dykstra
2b
Backman Wally
Backman
1b
Hernandez Keith
Hernandez
rf
Strawberry Darryl
Strawberry
lf
McReynolds Kevin
McReynolds
3b
Magadan Dave
Magadan
c
Carter Gary
Carter
ss
Elster Kevin
Elster
p
Darling Ron
Darling
August 5, 1988, Three Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh, PA

New York Mets 3, Pittsburgh Pirates 2

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Dykstra cf 5 0 3 0 0 0 .304
Wally Backman 2b 5 2 2 0 0 2 .300
Keith Hernandez 1b 5 1 2 2 0 0 .300
Darryl Strawberry rf 3 0 1 1 1 1 .288
Kevin McReynolds lf 3 0 1 0 2 0 .287
Dave Magadan 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 .285
Gary Carter c 4 0 1 0 0 1 .251
Kevin Elster ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 .217
Ron Darling p 4 0 0 0 0 0 .200
- Randy Myers p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Pirates ab r hbibbso
Barry Bonds lf 4 0 1 0 0 0
Josť Lind 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1
Andy Van Slyke cf 4 0 1 0 0 1
Bobby Bonilla 3b 3 0 0 0 1 1
Sid Bream 1b 4 1 1 1 0 0
R. J. Reynolds rf 4 1 1 1 0 1
Mike LaValliere c 3 0 0 0 0 0
Rafael Belliard ss 2 0 0 0 0 0
- Tommy Gregg ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Denny Gonzalez ss 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Walk p 2 0 0 0 0 0
- Dave Rucker p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Barry Jones p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Orestes Destrade ph 0 0 0 0 1 0
- Mike Dunne pr 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Bob Kipper p 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 11 0
Pittsburgh Pirates 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 4 0

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Ron Darling (W,12-7) 7.1 4 2 2 1 5 3.22
Randy Myers (Save,17) 1.2 0 0 0 1 0 1.19
Pittsburgh Pirates ip h rer bbso
Bob Walk (L) 6.1 7 2 2 3 1
Dave Rucker 0.2 2 1 1 0 1
Barry Jones 1.0 1 0 0 0 1
Bob Kipper 1.0 1 0 0 0 1

Left on base: Mets 11, Pirates 4
PB: Mike LaValliere.
2B: Wally Backman (7), Keith Hernandez (13), Andy Van Slyke, Barry Bonds.
3B: Lenny Dykstra (3).
HR: Keith Hernandez (6), Sid Bream, R. J. Reynolds.
SF: Darryl Strawberry.








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