Ultimate Mets
Database THE ULTIMATE METS DATABASE IS NOT AFFILIATED IN ANY WAY WITH THE N.Y. METS OR MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL. Privacy Statement




Last Name Search Search the thousands of Mets players, managers, coaches, executives, minor leaguers, and opposing players who are contained in our database.


Previous Game:
August 2, 1988
Mets 3, Cubs 1
1988 Regular Season Game 106
August 3, 1988
Cubs 3, Mets 1
Next Game:
August 4, 1988
Cubs 4, Mets 3
Click to view scorecard

National League Standings, August 3, 1988

Box Score Game Memories Scorecard Mets Stats
Thru This Game

Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Dykstra Lenny
Dykstra
2b
Backman Wally
Backman
1b
Magadan Dave
Magadan
rf
Strawberry Darryl
Strawberry
lf
McReynolds Kevin
McReynolds
c
Carter Gary
Carter
3b
Johnson Howard
Johnson
ss
Elster Kevin
Elster
p
Ojeda Bob
Ojeda
August 3, 1988, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

Chicago Cubs 3, New York Mets 1

Cubs ab r hbibbso
Shawon Dunston ss 5 1 2 0 0 1
Ryne Sandberg 2b 5 1 2 2 0 0
Mitch Webster cf 4 0 1 1 0 0
Andre Dawson rf 4 0 0 0 0 1
Vance Law 3b 4 0 2 0 0 1
Mark Grace 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0
Jody Davis c 3 0 0 0 1 0
Darrin Jackson lf 4 0 0 0 0 2
Rick Sutcliffe p 3 1 1 0 1 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Dykstra cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 .296
Wally Backman 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 .287
- Keith Miller 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 .186
Dave Magadan 1b-3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 .282
Darryl Strawberry rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 .290
Kevin McReynolds lf 4 1 1 0 0 1 .287
Gary Carter c 3 0 0 0 0 0 .251
Howard Johnson 3b-ss 3 0 1 0 1 1 .228
Kevin Elster ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 .221
- Terry Leach p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091
- Mackey Sasser ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .262
- Roger McDowell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .429
- Mookie Wilson ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 .238
Bob Ojeda p 1 0 0 0 0 0 .196
- Lee Mazzilli 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 .149

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

Chicago Cubs ip h rer bbso
Rick Sutcliffe (W) 9.0 7 1 1 1 4
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Bob Ojeda (L,8-9) 5.0 8 3 3 2 3 3.22
Terry Leach 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 2.89
Roger McDowell 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 2.14

Left on base: Cubs 8, Mets 8
2B: Darryl Strawberry (21), Shawon Dunston 2, Mark Grace 2.
Intentional Walks: Jody Davis.
HBP: Gary Carter.
SB: Lenny Dykstra (23), Ryne Sandberg.


Born on the day the Mets played this game:






Meet the Mets
  • All-Time Roster
  • Mug Shots
  • Player Awards
  • Transactions
  • Managers and Coaches
  • Mets Staff
  • Birthplaces
  • Oldest Living Mets
  • Necrology
  • Games
  • Game Results
  • Walkoff Wins and Losses
  • Post-Season Games
  • No-Hitters and One-Hitters
  • All-Star Games
  • Opponents and Ballparks
  • Daily Standings
  • Yearly Finishes
  • Stats
  • Interactive Statistics
  • Team Leaders
  • Decade Leaders
  • Metscellaneous
  • Fan Memories
  • Mets Uniforms
  • Uniform Numbers
  • About Us
  • Contact us
  • FAQ


  • Copyright 1999-2014, The Ultimate Mets Database