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Watch party: 1988 NLCS Game 6, Dodgers vs. Mets

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Join the fun at 5 p.m. PT

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The Dodgers were able to take two out of three while in New York, as they lead the series 3-2 going back to Los Angeles. After falling behind in the series 2-1, the Dodgers won back-to-back games in New York to take the series lead.

LA won Game 5, thanks to a quality start from Tim Belcher and some hot bats. Belcher gave the Dodgers seven innings, striking out six while allowing four runs. At the plate, Kirk Gibson hit a three-run homer in the fifth to add to the Dodgers’ lead.

It proved to be the difference maker. Mike Marshall had three hits and also drove in a run.

Starting lineups:

Dodgers:

  1. Steve Sax - 2B
  2. Mickey Hatcher - 1B
  3. Kirk Gibson - LF
  4. Mike Marshall - RF
  5. John Shelby - CF
  6. Mike Scioscia- C
  7. Jeff Hamilton - 3B
  8. Alfredo Griffin - SS
  9. Tim Leary - P

Mets:

  1. Lenny Dykstra - CF
  2. Wally Backman - 2B
  3. Keith Hernandez - 1B
  4. Darryl Strawberry - RF
  5. Kevin McReynolds - LF
  6. Gregg Jefferies - 3B
  7. Gary Carter - C
  8. Kevin Elster - SS
  9. David Cone - P

We’ll be starting Game 5 at 5 p.m. PT. If you join late, skip ahead to however minutes past 5 o’clock it is. For example, if you join at 6:14 p.m., skip ahead to the 1:14:00 mark.

Watch party details

  • What: Mets at Dodgers
  • Where: Dodger Stadium
  • When: Tuesday, October 11, 1988
  • Series: Dodgers lead 3-2
  • Box score
  • Watch: YouTube, 5 p.m. PT