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1985 Regular Season Game 1
April 9, 1985
Mets 6, Cardinals 5
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April 11, 1985
Mets 2, Cardinals 1
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National League Standings, April 9, 1985

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Mets Starting Lineup
2b
Backman Wally
Backman
cf
Wilson Mookie
Wilson
1b
Hernandez Keith
Hernandez
c
Carter Gary
Carter
rf
Strawberry Darryl
Strawberry
lf
Foster George
Foster
3b
Johnson Howard
Johnson
ss
Santana Rafael
Santana
p
Gooden Dwight
Gooden
April 9, 1985, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

New York Mets 6, St. Louis Cardinals 5

Cardinals ab r hbibbso
Lonnie Smith lf 4 1 1 0 0 1
Tom Herr 2b 5 0 3 2 0 0
Terry Pendleton 3b 5 0 0 0 0 3
Jack Clark 1b 3 1 1 2 2 0
Darrell Porter c 4 0 0 0 0 2
- Tito Landrum ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Neil Allen p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Steve Braun rf 4 0 1 0 0 1
- Brian Harper rf 1 0 0 0 0 0
Andy Van Slyke cf 4 1 1 0 1 0
Ozzie Smith ss 5 1 2 0 0 0
Joaquin Andujar p 2 0 1 0 0 0
- Ken Dayley p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Mike Jorgensen ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
- Bill Campbell p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Andy Hassler p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Willie McGee ph 1 0 1 0 0 0
- Ivan DeJesus pr 0 1 0 0 0 0
- Tom Nieto c 1 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Wally Backman 2b 6 0 1 0 0 0 .167
Mookie Wilson cf 6 1 2 0 0 1 .333
Keith Hernandez 1b 5 1 3 2 1 1 .600
Gary Carter c 4 1 2 1 0 1 .500
Darryl Strawberry rf 3 0 0 0 1 0 .000
- Danny Heep ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- John Christensen ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
George Foster lf 5 2 2 1 0 2 .400
Howard Johnson 3b 4 0 1 1 1 1 .250
Rafael Santana ss 5 0 1 1 0 1 .200
Dwight Gooden p 3 1 1 0 0 2 .333
- Doug Sisk p 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Jesse Orosco p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Rusty Staub ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
- Ron Darling pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Tom Gorman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
St. Louis Cardinals 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 5 11 0
New York Mets 2 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 6 13 2

St. Louis Cardinals ip h rer bbso
Joaquin Andujar 5.0 8 5 5 2 4
Ken Dayley 1.0 2 0 0 0 1
Bill Campbell 1.2 1 0 0 1 3
Andy Hassler 0.1 0 0 0 0 0
Neil Allen (L) 1.1 2 1 1 1 1
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Dwight Gooden 6.0 6 4 3 2 6 4.50
Doug Sisk 2.2 4 1 1 1 2 3.38
Jesse Orosco 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Tom Gorman (W,1-0) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Left on base: Cardinals 10, Mets 15
Errors: Tom Herr, Joaquin Andujar.
PB: Gary Carter.
2B: Rafael Santana (1), Gary Carter (1), Tom Herr, Ozzie Smith.
HR: George Foster (1), Gary Carter (1), Jack Clark.
Intentional Walks: Keith Hernandez.
HBP: Gary Carter 2, Lonnie Smith.
SB: Mookie Wilson 2 (2), Joaquin Andujar.


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