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Standings
MIN
@BOS
2
9
BAL
@CAL
6
4
TEX
@KCR
2
4
CLE
@MIL
8
0
NYY
@OAK
1
2
 
(10)
DET
@SEA
2
5
CHC
@CIN
4
3
PIT
@HOU
2
4
SFG
@MON
6
1
LAD
@NYM
1
8
SDP
@PHI
9
10
Monday, May 27, 1985,
, Shea Stadium
Attendance: 24,458, Time of Game: 2:23
Dodgers
1
21-23
 Lost 2 
4th, 5½ GB
at Mets
8
25-15
 Won 2 
2nd, ½ GB
W: Ron Darling (4-1)
L: Jerry Reuss (3-5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Dodgers         0  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  0    1  9  2
Mets            0  0  4   0  1  0   3  0  X    8 13  0

Los Angeles Dodgers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Steve Sax 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 .224 .590 -0.050 0.85 0.028 -0.078 -0.7 3 3 CS
R.J. Reynolds LF 4 0 1 0 0 2 .245 .603 -0.039 0.68 0.015 -0.053 -0.4 2 0
Ken Landreaux CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 .233 .631 -0.013 0.56 0.028 -0.041 -0.2 2 0
Pedro Guerrero 3B 2 0 1 0 1 0 .276 .787 0.081 0.63 0.090 -0.009 1.1 1 1 HBP
   Bob Bailor 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .343 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Greg Brock 1B 4 1 1 0 0 2 .220 .752 -0.068 0.93 0.015 -0.083 -0.8 9 0 2B
Mike Scioscia C 4 0 1 0 0 1 .244 .669 -0.041 0.85 0.022 -0.062 -0.6 3 1 GDP
Mike Marshall RF 4 0 2 1 0 1 .253 .736 0.030 0.74 0.062 -0.032 0.3 3 0
Bill Russell SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 .270 .669 -0.099 1.00 0.000 -0.099 -1.3 1 6
Jerry Reuss P 1 0 0 0 0 1 .182 .399 -0.024 0.99 0.000 -0.024 -0.2 0 0
   Sid Bream PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 .128 .556 0.018 0.38 0.018 0.000 0.2
   Bobby Castillo P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .650 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Terry Whitfield PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .311 .800 -0.026 1.02 0.000 -0.026 -0.4
   Carlos Diaz P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Tom Brennan P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125 .250 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
   Candy Maldonado PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .488 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 -0.1
Team Totals 34 1 9 1 1 7 .265 .600 -0.231 0.75 0.278 -0.507 -3.0 24 12
2B: G Brock (2, off R Darling).
HBP: P Guerrero (4, by R Darling).
TB: G Brock 2; M Marshall 2; R Reynolds; P Guerrero; S Sax; M Scioscia; S Bream; K Landreaux.
GIDP: M Scioscia (2).
RBI: M Marshall (20).
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 2 for 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Russell-S Sax-G Brock.
E: K Landreaux (2); J Reuss (3).
Baserunning
CS: S Sax (4, 2nd base by R Darling/G Carter).

New York Mets

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Mookie Wilson CF 5 2 4 0 0 0 .296 .746 0.093 0.45 0.098 -0.005 1.4 0 0
Ray Knight 2B 4 2 2 4 0 1 .192 .644 0.092 0.79 0.128 -0.036 2.4 2 3 HR,2B
   Wally Backman 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .591 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 -0.2 0 2
Keith Hernandez 1B 4 1 2 1 0 0 .292 .814 -0.009 0.41 0.040 -0.049 0.7 9 2 HR,GDP
Gary Carter C 3 1 0 0 1 0 .233 .745 -0.033 0.37 0.000 -0.034 -0.4 7 1 IW
George Foster LF 4 0 2 1 0 0 .208 .701 -0.018 0.38 0.015 -0.033 0.7 1 0 2B
John Christensen RF 3 0 1 0 0 1 .119 .465 -0.001 0.31 0.013 -0.014 -0.5 2 0
   Danny Heep PH-RF 0 0 0 1 0 0 .276 .732 0.001 -.04 0.001 0.000 0.1 0 0 SF
Howard Johnson 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 .147 .446 -0.027 0.28 0.002 -0.029 -0.5 0 1
Rafael Santana SS 4 1 2 0 0 0 .217 .526 0.041 0.31 0.045 -0.004 0.3 5 3
Ron Darling P 4 1 0 0 0 1 .192 .462 0.130 0.52 0.141 -0.011 0.5 1 1
Team Totals 35 8 13 7 2 3 .371 .995 0.269 0.40 0.483 -0.215 4.4 27 13
2B: R Knight (3, off C Diaz); G Foster (6, off C Diaz).
HR: R Knight (2, off J Reuss; 3rd inn, 2 on, 0 outs); K Hernandez (4, off B Castillo; 5th inn, 0 on, 2 outs).
SF: D Heep (2, off T Brennan).
IBB: G Carter (6, by C Diaz).
TB: R Knight 6; K Hernandez 5; M Wilson 4; G Foster 3; R Santana 2; J Christensen.
GIDP: K Hernandez (3).
RBI: R Knight 4 (8); G Foster (16); D Heep (12); K Hernandez (22).
2-out RBI: K Hernandez.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 3 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 2. G Carter-R Santana; K Hernandez-R Santana-R Darling.
Baserunning
Pickoffs: G Foster (2nd base by M Scioscia).

Los Angeles Dodgers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jerry Reuss, L (3-5) 4 6 4 3 0 1 1 3.68 18 37 -0.235 0.74 -2.2
Bobby Castillo 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 5.32 4 0 0 -0.020 0.14 -0.6
Carlos Diaz 1.1 5 3 2 2 0 0 2.74 10 0 0 -0.013 0.18 -2.2
Tom Brennan 1.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 7.39 6 2 1 -0.001 -.01 0.6
Team Totals 8 13 8 6 2 3 2 6.75 38 37 2 1 -0.269 0.40 -4.4

New York Mets

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ron Darling, W (4-1) 9 9 1 1 1 7 0 2.45 36 71 0.232 0.75 3.0
Team Totals 9 9 1 1 1 7 0 1.00 36 71 0.232 0.75 3.0
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: R Darling (1; P Guerrero).
IBB: C Diaz (1; G Carter).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Eric Gregg, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Frank Pulli, 3B - Joe West.
Time of Game: 2:23.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Los Angeles Dodgers         New York Mets
1 Steve Sax 2B 1 Mookie Wilson CF
2 R.J. Reynolds LF 2 Ray Knight 2B
3 Ken Landreaux CF 3 Keith Hernandez 1B
4 Pedro Guerrero 3B 4 Gary Carter C
5 Greg Brock 1B 5 George Foster LF
6 Mike Scioscia C 6 John Christensen RF
7 Mike Marshall RF 7 Howard Johnson 3B
8 Bill Russell SS 8 Rafael Santana SS
9 Jerry Reuss P 9 Ron Darling P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b3 0-0 0 1-- R NYM R. Darling J. Reuss 14% 73% Reached on E1 (Ground Ball); Santana Scores/No RBI; Darling to 2B
b3 1-0 0 1-3 RRR NYM R. Knight J. Reuss 12% 91% Home Run; Darling Scores/unER; Wilson Scores
b3 1-0 0 -2- NYM M. Wilson J. Reuss 6% 79% Single; Darling to 3B
t3 0-0 1 1-- OO LAD R. Reynolds R. Darling 6% 55% Double Play: Strikeout, Sax Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
t2 0-0 2 1-3 O LAD B. Russell R. Darling 5% 55% Groundout: 2B-1B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Mets' Ron Darling facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O LAD S. Sax R. Darling 2% 52% Flyball: 1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O LAD R. Reynolds R. Darling 1% 54% Groundout: 2B-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O LAD K. Landreaux R. Darling 1% 55% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Mets Batting, Tied 0-0, Dodgers' Jerry Reuss facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- NYM M. Wilson J. Reuss 4% 58% Single
b1 0-0 0 1-- O NYM R. Knight J. Reuss -3% 55% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
b1 0-0 1 1-- OO NYM K. Hernandez J. Reuss -5% 50% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 0.
Top of the 2nd, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Mets' Ron Darling facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- LAD P. Guerrero R. Darling -4% 46% Single
t2 0-0 0 1-- O LAD G. Brock R. Darling 4% 50% Strikeout
t2 0-0 1 1-- O LAD M. Scioscia R. Darling 3% 53% Strikeout
t2 0-0 2 1-- LAD M. Marshall R. Darling -3% 50% Single; Guerrero to 3B
t2 0-0 2 1-3 O LAD B. Russell R. Darling 5% 55% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Mets Batting, Tied 0-0, Dodgers' Jerry Reuss facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- O NYM G. Carter J. Reuss -2% 53% Groundout: SS-1B
b2 0-0 1 --- O NYM G. Foster J. Reuss -2% 51% Lineout: 3B
b2 0-0 2 --- NYM J. Christensen J. Reuss 1% 52% Single
b2 0-0 2 1-- O NYM H. Johnson J. Reuss -2% 50% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 0.
Top of the 3rd, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Mets' Ron Darling facing 9-1-2
t3 0-0 0 --- O LAD J. Reuss R. Darling 2% 52% Strikeout
t3 0-0 1 --- LAD S. Sax R. Darling -3% 50% Single
t3 0-0 1 1-- OO LAD R. Reynolds R. Darling 6% 55% Double Play: Strikeout, Sax Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Mets Batting, Tied 0-0, Dodgers' Jerry Reuss facing 8-9-1
b3 0-0 0 --- NYM R. Santana J. Reuss 4% 59% Single
b3 0-0 0 1-- R NYM R. Darling J. Reuss 14% 73% Reached on E1 (Ground Ball); Santana Scores/No RBI; Darling to 2B
b3 1-0 0 -2- NYM M. Wilson J. Reuss 6% 79% Single; Darling to 3B
b3 1-0 0 1-3 RRR NYM R. Knight J. Reuss 12% 91% Home Run; Darling Scores/unER; Wilson Scores
b3 4-0 0 --- NYM K. Hernandez J. Reuss 1% 92% Single
b3 4-0 0 1-- O NYM G. Carter J. Reuss -1% 91% Flyball: LF
b3 4-0 1 1-- O NYM G. Foster J. Reuss -1% 90% Flyball: RF
b3 4-0 2 1-- O NYM J. Christensen J. Reuss -1% 89% Strikeout
4 runs, 4 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 4.
Top of the 4th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 0-4, Mets' Ron Darling facing 3-4-5
t4 0-4 0 --- LAD K. Landreaux R. Darling -3% 87% Single
t4 0-4 0 1-- LAD P. Guerrero R. Darling -5% 82% Walk; Landreaux to 2B
t4 0-4 0 12- O LAD G. Brock R. Darling 5% 86% Strikeout
t4 0-4 1 12- O LAD M. Scioscia R. Darling 3% 89% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B; Landreaux to 3B; Scioscia to 1B
t4 0-4 2 1-3 O LAD M. Marshall R. Darling 3% 93% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 4.
Bottom of the 4th, Mets Batting, Ahead 4-0, Dodgers' Jerry Reuss facing 7-8-9
b4 4-0 0 --- O NYM H. Johnson J. Reuss -1% 92% Flyball: SS
b4 4-0 1 --- O NYM R. Santana J. Reuss -0% 92% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 4-0 2 --- O NYM R. Darling J. Reuss -0% 91% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 4.
Top of the 5th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 0-4, Mets' Ron Darling facing 8-9-1
t5 0-4 0 --- O LAD B. Russell R. Darling 1% 93% Foul Flyball: 1B
Sid Bream pinch hits for Jerry Reuss (P) batting 9th
t5 0-4 1 --- LAD S. Bream R. Darling -2% 91% Single
t5 0-4 1 1-- O LAD S. Sax R. Darling 2% 93% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B; Sax to 1B
t5 0-4 2 1-- LAD R. Reynolds R. Darling -1% 91% Single; Sax to 2B
t5 0-4 2 12- O LAD K. Landreaux R. Darling 3% 94% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 4.
Bottom of the 5th, Mets Batting, Ahead 4-0, Dodgers' Bobby Castillo facing 1-2-3
Bobby Castillo replaces Sid Bream (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b5 4-0 0 --- O NYM M. Wilson B. Castillo -0% 94% Flyball: LF
b5 4-0 1 --- O NYM R. Knight B. Castillo -0% 93% Strikeout
b5 4-0 2 --- R NYM K. Hernandez B. Castillo 3% 96% Home Run
b5 5-0 2 --- O NYM G. Carter B. Castillo -0% 96% Flyball: RF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 5.
Top of the 6th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 0-5, Mets' Ron Darling facing 4-5-6
t6 0-5 0 --- O LAD P. Guerrero R. Darling 1% 97% Flyball: LF
t6 0-5 1 --- LAD G. Brock R. Darling -1% 96% Double
t6 0-5 1 -2- LAD M. Scioscia R. Darling -2% 94% Single; Brock to 3B
t6 0-5 1 1-3 R LAD M. Marshall R. Darling -3% 90% Single; Brock Scores; Scioscia to 2B
t6 1-5 1 12- O LAD B. Russell R. Darling 3% 93% Flyball: RF
Terry Whitfield pinch hits for Bobby Castillo (P) batting 9th
t6 1-5 2 12- O LAD T. Whitfield R. Darling 3% 96% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Dodgers 1, Mets 5.
Bottom of the 6th, Mets Batting, Ahead 5-1, Dodgers' Carlos Diaz facing 5-6-7
Carlos Diaz replaces Terry Whitfield (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b6 5-1 0 --- NYM G. Foster C. Diaz 1% 97% Double
b6 5-1 0 -2- O NYM J. Christensen C. Diaz -1% 96% Groundout: SS-1B
b6 5-1 1 -2- O NYM H. Johnson C. Diaz -1% 95% Foster Picked off 2B (C-2B)
b6 5-1 2 --- NYM H. Johnson C. Diaz 0% 96% Walk
b6 5-1 2 1-- NYM R. Santana C. Diaz 0% 96% Single; Johnson to 3B
b6 5-1 2 1-3 O NYM R. Darling C. Diaz -1% 95% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Dodgers 1, Mets 5.
Top of the 7th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 1-5, Mets' Ron Darling facing 1-2-3
t7 1-5 0 --- O LAD S. Sax R. Darling 1% 96% Groundout: P-1B
t7 1-5 1 --- O LAD R. Reynolds R. Darling 1% 97% Strikeout
t7 1-5 2 --- O LAD K. Landreaux R. Darling 0% 98% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 1, Mets 5.
Bottom of the 7th, Mets Batting, Ahead 5-1, Dodgers' Carlos Diaz facing 1-2-3
b7 5-1 0 --- NYM M. Wilson C. Diaz 0% 98% Single
b7 5-1 0 1-- R NYM R. Knight C. Diaz 1% 99% Double; Wilson Scores
b7 6-1 0 -2- O NYM K. Hernandez C. Diaz -0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B; Knight to 3B
b7 6-1 1 --3 NYM G. Carter C. Diaz 0% 99% Intentional Walk
b7 6-1 1 1-3 R NYM G. Foster C. Diaz 0% 100% Single to CF; Knight Scores; Carter to 3B/Adv on E8
Tom Brennan replaces Carlos Diaz pitching and batting 9th
Danny Heep pinch hits for John Christensen (RF) batting 6th
b7 7-1 1 1-3 RO NYM D. Heep T. Brennan 0% 100% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Carter Scores/unER
b7 8-1 2 1-- O NYM H. Johnson T. Brennan -0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
3 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Dodgers 1, Mets 8.
Top of the 8th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 1-8, Mets' Ron Darling facing 4-5-6
Wally Backman replaces Ray Knight playing 2B batting 2nd
Danny Heep moves from PH to RF
t8 1-8 0 --- LAD P. Guerrero R. Darling -0% 99% Hit By Pitch
t8 1-8 0 1-- O LAD G. Brock R. Darling 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t8 1-8 1 1-- OO LAD M. Scioscia R. Darling 0% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: 1B-SS-P
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 1, Mets 8.
Bottom of the 8th, Mets Batting, Ahead 8-1, Dodgers' Tom Brennan facing 8-9-1
Bob Bailor replaces Pedro Guerrero playing 3B batting 4th
b8 8-1 0 --- O NYM R. Santana T. Brennan -0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
b8 8-1 1 --- O NYM R. Darling T. Brennan 0% 100% Strikeout
b8 8-1 2 --- NYM M. Wilson T. Brennan 0% 100% Single
b8 8-1 2 1-- O NYM W. Backman T. Brennan -0% 100% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 1, Mets 8.
Top of the 9th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 1-8, Mets' Ron Darling facing 7-8-9
t9 1-8 0 --- O LAD M. Marshall R. Darling 0% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
t9 1-8 1 --- O LAD B. Russell R. Darling 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
Candy Maldonado pinch hits for Tom Brennan (P) batting 9th
t9 1-8 2 --- O LAD C. Maldonado R. Darling 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 1, Mets 8.

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