George Foster lifted the Mets to Victory today. The Dodgers were leading 2-1 in the 8th and with 1-out and 1 on, Foster hit a towering 2 run homer to give the Mets a 3-2 lead. Darryl Strawberry would add a homer to make it 4-2.
Sid Fernandez (6-2) pitched a great game today scattering 6 hits and 5 walks over 9 innings. The 2 runs that he gave up came on a throwing error by Rafael Santana that would score 2 runs. Fernandez would also strikeout a MLB high 14 batters.
The Final Score 4-2