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1986 Regular Season Game 104
August 6, 1986
Mets 7, Cubs 6
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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Dykstra Lenny
Dykstra
2b
Backman Wally
Backman
1b
Hernandez Keith
Hernandez
c
Carter Gary
Carter
rf
Heep Danny
Heep
lf
Mitchell Kevin
Mitchell
3b
Johnson Howard
Johnson
ss
Santana Rafael
Santana
p
Gooden Dwight
Gooden
August 6, 1986, Wrigley Field, Chicago, IL

New York Mets 7, Chicago Cubs 6

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Dykstra cf 6 1 4 2 0 0 .322
Wally Backman 2b 4 0 0 1 0 1 .324
Keith Hernandez 1b 3 2 2 1 3 0 .286
Gary Carter c 5 1 2 0 1 1 .242
Danny Heep rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 .276
- Mookie Wilson ph-lf 3 0 1 3 0 0 .295
Kevin Mitchell lf-rf 6 0 0 0 0 3 .310
Howard Johnson 3b-ss 5 1 2 0 1 1 .264
Rafael Santana ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 .191
- Ray Knight 3b 2 0 1 0 0 0 .291
Dwight Gooden p 4 1 1 0 0 0 .094
- Jesse Orosco p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- George Foster ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .227
- Roger McDowell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .357
Cubs ab r hbibbso
Bob Dernier cf 2 1 0 0 1 0
- Jerry Mumphrey ph-cf 3 0 2 1 0 0
Ryne Sandberg 2b 5 1 2 2 1 0
Gary Matthews lf 4 0 0 0 0 1
- Frank DiPino p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Chris Speier ph 0 0 0 0 1 0
- George Frazier p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Lee Smith p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Manny Trillo ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
Keith Moreland rf 5 1 1 0 0 1
Leon Durham 1b 3 0 1 0 0 2
- Dave Gumpert p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Thad Bosley lf 2 1 1 0 0 1
Jody Davis c 3 1 1 3 1 1
Ron Cey 3b 5 0 0 0 0 2
Shawon Dunston ss 5 0 0 0 0 1
Ed Lynch p 2 0 0 0 0 2
- Ray Fontenot p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Terry Francona 1b 3 1 2 0 0 1

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 R H E
New York Mets 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 7 15 2
Chicago Cubs 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 6 10 1

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Dwight Gooden 9.0 7 5 5 3 9 3.05
Jesse Orosco 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 2.77
Roger McDowell (W,10-6) 2.0 2 1 1 0 2 2.44
Chicago Cubs ip h rer bbso
Ed Lynch 7.1 9 5 5 1 3
Ray Fontenot 0.1 0 0 0 0 0
Dave Gumpert 1.0 2 0 0 0 1
Frank DiPino 1.1 0 0 0 2 1
George Frazier (L) 1.0 3 2 1 1 2
Lee Smith 1.0 1 0 0 1 1

Left on base: Mets 10, Cubs 6
Errors: Gary Carter (7), Shawon Dunston, Ron Cey.
2B: Terry Francona.
HR: Keith Hernandez (10), Jody Davis, Ryne Sandberg.
Intentional Walks: Keith Hernandez, Howard Johnson.
SH: Wally Backman.
SF: Wally Backman, Jody Davis.
SB: Mookie Wilson 2 (16), Bob Dernier.


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