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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Mets 55-51L1040 001 000 581
St. Louis Cardinals 56-49W1113 001 00x 671
Date of Game:  Thursday, August 03, 1989
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Feats and Milestones
  • John Costello - Threw 78% strikes

  • New York Mets Batting Stats

    Keith Miller2b26.052401101.1902287011
        Jeff Musselmanp26.043000000.000376000
        Keith Hernandezph35.287100000.2754420143150
    Juan Samuelcf28.237402000.2568788893024
    Howard Johnson3b28.247400011.292100815266729
    Darryl Strawberryrf27.144311020.22289911225310
    Mark Carreonlf26.015411000.2813854491
    Dave Magadan1b26.307210110.282852924290
    Gary Carterc35.117411000.116291985150
    Kevin Elsterss25.000312300.235982715351
    David Conep26.213200000.2292390030
        Mackey Sasserph27.000000000.276491231180
        Tim Teufelph-2b31.027200000.26052648191
    Totals: 3358542.2427198254 

    St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Vince Colemanlf28.315422000.2659670502447
    Ozzie Smithss34.220210021.28898172613920
    Milt Thompsoncf30.210411400.2819656234118
    Pedro Guerrero1b33.035412001.30010511858660
    John Morrisrf28.161400000.23661221181
    Jose Oquendo2b26.030300010.2901046450321
    Terry Pendleton3b29.018411100.2541047477485
    Tom Pagnozzic27.004301101.16742150030
    Ken Hillp23.232200001.2002226030
        Frank DiPinop32.285000000.11143408000
        Dan Quisenberryp36.177000000.25042648010
        Tom Brunanskyph28.348100000.244102117214583
        John Costellop28.222000000.0002763000
        Ken Dayleyp30.159000000.00047291000
    Totals: 3167634.2269898549 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Mark Carreon (4), Pedro Guerrero (30), Juan Samuel (10)
    HR:  Kevin Elster (5), Terry Pendleton (7), Milt Thompson (3)
    RBIs:  Kevin Elster 3 (35), Dave Magadan (29), Keith Miller (1), Tom Pagnozzi (3), Terry Pendleton (48), Milt Thompson 4 (41)
    SB:  Vince Coleman 2 (47), Juan Samuel 2 (24)
    SH:  Kevin Elster (4)
    SF:  Dave Magadan (3)
    GDP:  Mark Carreon (1)

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    David Cone26.21355551424.051.248550352390
    Jeff Musselman  (L 0-2)26.04332112009.002.29442420695
    Pitching Totals:8766342 129745529185

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ken Hill23.2325.16543213.261.408851372226
    Frank DiPino32.2850.11000002.841.0022043408
    Dan Quisenberry  (W 3-1)36.1770.10000002.451.0922042648
    John Costello28.2222.21000002.250.89231852763
    Ken Dayley  (Sv 8)30.1590.10001002.651.1882647293
    Pitching Totals:9854421 12375481811438

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Ken Hill; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  David Cone 85-50-35;  Jeff Musselman 44-24-20;  Ken Hill 88-51-37;  Frank DiPino 2-2-0;  Dan Quisenberry 2-2-0;  John Costello 23-18-5;  Ken Dayley 8-2-6; 
    Batters Faced:  David Cone 21;  Jeff Musselman 13;  Ken Hill 26;  Frank DiPino 2;  Dan Quisenberry 1;  John Costello 9;  Ken Dayley 2; 
    Time of Game:  2:49    Attendance:  44,496
    Umpires:   Home:   Jerry Layne  1B  Dana DeMuth  2B  Steve Rippley  3B  Bruce Froemming 

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