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1988 Regular Season Game 145
September 15, 1988
Mets 4, Cubs 1
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Mets 4, Expos 3
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National League Standings, September 15, 1988

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Dykstra Lenny
Dykstra
3b
Jefferies Gregg
Jefferies
1b
Magadan Dave
Magadan
rf
Strawberry Darryl
Strawberry
lf
McReynolds Kevin
McReynolds
ss
Johnson Howard
Johnson
c
Sasser Mackey
Sasser
2b
Backman Wally
Backman
p
Cone David
Cone
September 15, 1988, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

New York Mets 4, Chicago Cubs 1

Cubs ab r hbibbso
Doug Dascenzo cf 2 0 1 0 2 0
Ryne Sandberg 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1
Mark Grace 1b 2 0 0 0 0 0
- Manny Trillo 1b 2 1 1 0 0 0
Andre Dawson rf 3 0 0 0 1 1
Rafael Palmeiro lf 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Mitch Webster lf 3 0 1 0 0 0
Vance Law 3b 4 0 1 0 0 3
Damon Berryhill c 4 0 1 0 0 2
Shawon Dunston ss 3 0 1 0 0 2
- Gary Varsho ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
Rick Sutcliffe p 3 0 0 0 0 2
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Dykstra cf 4 0 1 2 0 1 .274
Gregg Jefferies 3b 3 0 0 0 1 0 .381
- Kevin Elster ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 .213
Dave Magadan 1b 3 1 1 0 1 0 .282
Darryl Strawberry rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 .259
Kevin McReynolds lf 4 1 1 2 0 0 .284
Howard Johnson ss-3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 .237
Mackey Sasser c 3 0 1 0 0 1 .248
- Keith Miller pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 .200
- Barry Lyons c 1 0 0 0 0 0 .222
Wally Backman 2b 2 0 1 0 0 0 .305
David Cone p 2 0 0 0 0 0 .155
- Lee Mazzilli ph 0 1 0 0 1 0 .157
- Terry Leach p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143

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

Chicago Cubs ip h rer bbso
Rick Sutcliffe (L) 8.0 6 4 4 3 5
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
David Cone (W,17-3) 7.0 5 1 1 3 10 2.18
Terry Leach (Save,3) 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 2.63

Left on base: Cubs 7, Mets 6
Errors: Mackey Sasser 2 (5), Howard Johnson, Barry Lyons, Rafael Palmeiro.
WP: Rick Sutcliffe.
2B: Darryl Strawberry (26), Lenny Dykstra (19).
HR: Kevin McReynolds (22).
SH: Wally Backman.
SB: Wally Backman (8), Kevin McReynolds (19), Doug Dascenzo 2, Shawon Dunston, Andre Dawson.
CS: Mitch Webster, Doug Dascenzo.








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