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1988 Regular Season Game 16
April 23, 1988
Mets 12, Cardinals 9
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Cardinals 5, Mets 4
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National League Standings, April 23, 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
c
Carter Gary
Carter
ss
Johnson Howard
Johnson
3b
Magadan Dave
Magadan
p
Fernandez Sid
Fernandez
April 23, 1988, Busch Stadium, St. Louis, MO

New York Mets 12, St. Louis Cardinals 9

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Dykstra cf 6 0 1 2 0 0 .293
Wally Backman 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 .083
- Tim Teufel ph-2b 2 0 0 0 1 0 .156
Keith Hernandez 1b 5 0 0 0 0 2 .158
Darryl Strawberry rf 5 2 2 0 0 3 .389
Kevin McReynolds lf 4 4 3 1 1 0 .391
Gary Carter c 5 1 2 1 0 0 .321
Howard Johnson ss-3b 3 2 1 0 2 0 .173
Dave Magadan 3b 2 3 1 1 2 0 .167
- Kevin Elster ss 0 0 0 0 1 0 .146
Sid Fernandez p 1 0 0 1 0 0 .000
- David Cone p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Barry Lyons ph 1 0 1 2 0 0 .250
- Roger McDowell p 1 0 1 2 0 0 .500
- Randy Myers p 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Cardinals ab r hbibbso
Vince Coleman lf 5 2 2 4 0 0
Ozzie Smith ss 4 1 2 1 1 0
Willie McGee cf 4 0 1 0 1 1
Bob Horner 1b 4 0 0 0 1 1
Terry Pendleton 3b 5 1 0 0 0 0
Tom Brunansky rf 5 0 1 1 0 0
Tony Peņa c 5 2 3 1 0 0
Luis Alicea 2b 4 1 1 0 1 0
Bob Forsch p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Larry McWilliams p 1 2 1 0 0 0
- Curt Ford ph 0 0 0 1 0 0
- Steve Peters p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Scott Terry p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Duane Walker 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Steve Lake ph 0 0 0 0 1 0
- Tom Lawless pr 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Scott Arnold p 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets 0 4 1 0 0 2 0 3 2 12 12 3
St. Louis Cardinals 1 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 2 9 11 2

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Sid Fernandez 3.1 5 6 6 2 1 7.53
David Cone 1.2 1 0 0 1 0 4.50
Roger McDowell (W,2-0) 2.2 2 1 1 1 0 1.00
Randy Myers (Save,4) 1.1 3 2 0 1 1 0.00
St. Louis Cardinals ip h rer bbso
Bob Forsch 1.2 4 4 4 1 0
Larry McWilliams 4.1 2 3 1 2 3
Steve Peters (L) 1.2 3 3 3 1 1
Scott Terry 0.1 0 0 0 1 1
Scott Arnold 1.0 3 2 2 2 1

Left on base: Mets 8, Cardinals 8
Errors: Howard Johnson (3), Kevin Elster, Bob Horner, Willie McGee, Ozzie Smith.
WP: Scott Arnold.
2B: Howard Johnson (2), Roger McDowell (1), Barry Lyons (1).
3B: Lenny Dykstra (1), Vince Coleman, Luis Alicea.
HR: Kevin McReynolds (3), Vince Coleman.
Intentional Walks: Howard Johnson.
HBP: Larry McWilliams.
SH: Sid Fernandez.
SF: Curt Ford.
SB: Darryl Strawberry (3), Vince Coleman.
CS: Ozzie Smith.








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