The Mets would score first this game as they would get a run in the 3rd as Keith Hernandez doubles in Wally Backman. In the 4th the Mets would get 2 more as Backman would double in Rafael Santana and Mookie Wilson. Tigers try to get back into the game as they get a 2 run homer from Alan Trammell.
With the score 3-2 the Mets would get 3 huge runs in the 7th. Hernandez would triple in 2 runs and Gary Carter would hit a sac fly to score Hernandez. Jesse Orosco and Rick Aguilera would get the last 6 outs to secure the win and even the series at 1.
Final Score: Mets 6, Tigers 2
WP: Sid Fernandez (2-0)
LP: Dan Petry (1-1)
HR’s: Tigers – Alan Trammell