Mat 20, 1985 Game 459: Padres (21-14) at Mets (24-10)

Howard Johnson was a triple away from the cycle today.  He finished the day 4-5 with a HR (5) and 4 RBI.  His 3 run homer in the 1st gave the Mets a 5-0 lead.  He would double home 2 in the 4th to make it 8-0.  Rafael Santana also had a good day going 3-5 with 2 RBI.

Ron Darling shut down the Padres for 7 innings and seemed to tire in the 8th, where he would yield a run by walking 2 and giving up 2 hits.  He is your winner and is now (4-3).  Eric Show falls to (5-4).  The Mets have won 8 in a row.

The Final Score 11-1 Mets