1988 New York Mets

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1988 New York Mets

What was the record of the 1988 New York Mets?

The New York Mets finished the regular season with a 100-60 record. They went 56-24 at home and 44-36 on the road. Including the postseason, the New York Mets went 103-64. Their final game was a loss in the NL Championship Series to the Los Angeles Dodgers.

What division did the 1988 New York Mets play in?

The 1988 New York Mets played in the East Division of the National League.

What was the division record of the 1988 New York Mets?

During the regular season, the 1988 New York Mets went 57-33 against their NL East opponents.

Who won the NL East in 1988?

The Mets won the NL East in the 1988 season with a 100-60 record. The Pirates finished 15 games back with a 85-75 record. The Expos finished 20 games back with a 81-81 record. The Cubs finished 24 games back with a 77-85 record. The Cardinals finished 25 games back with a 76-86 record. The Phillies finished 35.5 games back with a 65-96 record.

What was the 1988 New York Mets record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
St. Louis Cardinals 14-4 77.8% +39
Pittsburgh Pirates 12-6 66.7% +19
Montreal Expos 12-6 66.7% +18
Philadelphia Phillies 10-8 55.6% +2
Chicago Cubs 9-9 50% +11

What was the 1988 New York Mets record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1988 New York Mets had their best month in September, when they went 20-6 and had a 76.9% win percentage. Their worst month was August, when they went 15-14 and had a 51.7% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 15-6 71.4% +17
May 19-9 67.9% +46
June 15-13 53.6% +23
July 14-12 53.8% +8
August 15-14 51.7% +11
September 20-6 76.9% +61
October 2-0 100% +5

Did the 1988 New York Mets make the Postseason?

Yes, the New York Mets made the Postseason in 1988. They lost their only series against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL Championship Series.

What was the run differential for the 1988 New York Mets?

The New York Mets finished the regular season with a run differential of +171. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Mets could have been expected to have about 100.0 wins, or a 100-60 record in the regular season.

How did the 1988 New York Mets perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1988 New York Mets went 31-22.

How did the 1988 New York Mets perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1988 New York Mets went 9-5 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1988 New York Mets?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1988 New York Mets was a 8 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1988 New York Mets?

The longest losing streak that the New York Mets had during the 1988 regular season was 5 games, which happened once during the season.

1988 New York Mets Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Mon, Apr 4, 1988 @ Montreal Expos Win 10 - 6
Wed, Apr 6, 1988 @ Montreal Expos Loss 1 - 5
Thu, Apr 7, 1988 @ Montreal Expos Win 8 - 5
Fri, Apr 8, 1988 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 5
Sat, Apr 9, 1988 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 9
Sun, Apr 10, 1988 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 3
Tue, Apr 12, 1988 vs Montreal Expos Win 3 - 0
Thu, Apr 14, 1988 vs Montreal Expos Win 1 - 0
Fri, Apr 15, 1988 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 0
Sat, Apr 16, 1988 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 4
Sun, Apr 17, 1988 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 2
Mon, Apr 18, 1988 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 7 - 10
Tue, Apr 19, 1988 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 10
Wed, Apr 20, 1988 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 2
Fri, Apr 22, 1988 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 0
Sat, Apr 23, 1988 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 12 - 9
Sun, Apr 24, 1988 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 4 - 5
Tue, Apr 26, 1988 @ Atlanta Braves Win 13 - 4
Wed, Apr 27, 1988 @ Atlanta Braves Win 5 - 2
Fri, Apr 29, 1988 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 5 - 4
Sat, Apr 30, 1988 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 6 - 5
Sun, May 1, 1988 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 11 - 0
Mon, May 2, 1988 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 1 - 3
Tue, May 3, 1988 vs Atlanta Braves Win 8 - 0
Wed, May 4, 1988 vs Houston Astros Win 8 - 0
Fri, May 6, 1988 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 4 - 3 (10)
Sat, May 7, 1988 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 2 - 1
Sun, May 8, 1988 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 5 - 1
Mon, May 9, 1988 @ Houston Astros Loss 2 - 6
Tue, May 10, 1988 @ Houston Astros Win 5 - 2
Wed, May 11, 1988 @ Houston Astros Win 9 - 8 (10)
Fri, May 13, 1988 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 3
Sat, May 14, 1988 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 3
Sun, May 15, 1988 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 5
Mon, May 16, 1988 @ San Diego Padres Win 7 - 4
Tue, May 17, 1988 @ San Diego Padres Win 1 - 0
Wed, May 18, 1988 @ San Diego Padres Win 5 - 2
Thu, May 19, 1988 @ San Diego Padres Win 9 - 4
Fri, May 20, 1988 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 5 - 2
Sat, May 21, 1988 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 4 - 0
Sun, May 22, 1988 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 5 - 2
Tue, May 24, 1988 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 4
Wed, May 25, 1988 vs San Francisco Giants Win 6 - 3
Thu, May 26, 1988 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 5
Fri, May 27, 1988 vs San Diego Padres Loss 0 - 2
Sat, May 28, 1988 vs San Diego Padres Win 5 - 1
Sun, May 29, 1988 vs San Diego Padres Loss 3 - 6
Mon, May 30, 1988 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 3 - 2
Tue, May 31, 1988 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 5 - 4 (11)
Wed, Jun 1, 1988 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 4
Thu, Jun 2, 1988 vs Chicago Cubs Win 2 - 1 (13)
Fri, Jun 3, 1988 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 0 - 5
Sat, Jun 4, 1988 vs Chicago Cubs Win 6 - 5 (13)
Sun, Jun 5, 1988 vs Chicago Cubs Win 11 - 3
Mon, Jun 6, 1988 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 2
Tue, Jun 7, 1988 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 4
Wed, Jun 8, 1988 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 5
Fri, Jun 10, 1988 @ Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 5
Sat, Jun 11, 1988 @ Montreal Expos Loss 4 - 6
Sun, Jun 12, 1988 @ Montreal Expos Loss 3 - 4 (11)
Mon, Jun 13, 1988 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 2 - 1 (12)
Tue, Jun 14, 1988 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 5 - 0
Wed, Jun 15, 1988 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 4
Fri, Jun 17, 1988 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 3
Sat, Jun 18, 1988 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 2 (14)
Sun, Jun 19, 1988 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 0
Mon, Jun 20, 1988 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 5 - 8
Tue, Jun 21, 1988 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 9 - 0
Wed, Jun 22, 1988 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 3 - 0
Thu, Jun 23, 1988 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 1 - 4
Fri, Jun 24, 1988 @ Chicago Cubs Win 8 - 3
Sat, Jun 25, 1988 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 5
Sun, Jun 26, 1988 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 6
Mon, Jun 27, 1988 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 2
Tue, Jun 28, 1988 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 2
Wed, Jun 29, 1988 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 8 - 7 (11)
Thu, Jun 30, 1988 vs Houston Astros Win 12 - 6
Fri, Jul 1, 1988 vs Houston Astros Win 3 - 2
Fri, Jul 1, 1988 vs Houston Astros Loss 5 - 6 (13)
Sat, Jul 2, 1988 vs Houston Astros Win 7 - 2
Sun, Jul 3, 1988 vs Houston Astros Win 5 - 0
Mon, Jul 4, 1988 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 5
Tue, Jul 5, 1988 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 3
Wed, Jul 6, 1988 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 5 - 4
Fri, Jul 8, 1988 @ Houston Astros Loss 2 - 4
Sat, Jul 9, 1988 @ Houston Astros Loss 3 - 6
Sun, Jul 10, 1988 @ Houston Astros Loss 5 - 6
Thu, Jul 14, 1988 @ Atlanta Braves Win 9 - 8 (11)
Fri, Jul 15, 1988 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 3 - 4 (10)
Sat, Jul 16, 1988 @ Atlanta Braves Win 3 - 2
Sun, Jul 17, 1988 @ Atlanta Braves Win 4 - 2
Mon, Jul 18, 1988 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 2
Tue, Jul 19, 1988 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 11
Fri, Jul 22, 1988 vs Atlanta Braves Win 6 - 1
Fri, Jul 22, 1988 vs Atlanta Braves Win 5 - 1
Sat, Jul 23, 1988 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 1 - 6
Sun, Jul 24, 1988 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 2 - 4
Mon, Jul 25, 1988 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 3
Tue, Jul 26, 1988 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 7 - 5
Wed, Jul 27, 1988 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 10 - 2
Fri, Jul 29, 1988 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 1 - 0
Sat, Jul 30, 1988 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 3 - 0
Sun, Jul 31, 1988 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 2 - 1
Mon, Aug 1, 1988 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 7
Tue, Aug 2, 1988 vs Chicago Cubs Win 3 - 1
Wed, Aug 3, 1988 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 1 - 3
Thu, Aug 4, 1988 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 4
Fri, Aug 5, 1988 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 3 - 2
Sat, Aug 6, 1988 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 3
Sun, Aug 7, 1988 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 6 - 2
Mon, Aug 8, 1988 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 0 - 1
Tue, Aug 9, 1988 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 4 - 6
Wed, Aug 10, 1988 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 5 - 6
Thu, Aug 11, 1988 @ Chicago Cubs Win 9 - 6
Fri, Aug 12, 1988 vs Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 5 (12)
Sat, Aug 13, 1988 vs Montreal Expos Loss 4 - 7
Sun, Aug 14, 1988 vs Montreal Expos Win 4 - 3
Sun, Aug 14, 1988 vs Montreal Expos Win 4 - 2
Tue, Aug 16, 1988 @ San Francisco Giants Win 13 - 6
Wed, Aug 17, 1988 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 0 - 4
Thu, Aug 18, 1988 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 4