Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

New York leads 1-0 (as of 7/26)

Game 1: Friday, July 26
Cincinnati 2Final
New York 3
Game 2: Saturday, July 27
Cincinnati 2Final
in 11
New York 1
Game 3: Sunday, July 28
Cincinnati 5Final
New York 6

Reds 2

(53-49, 28-23 away)

Mets 3

(53-49, 28-21 home)

    7:10 PM ET, July 26, 2002

    Shea Stadium, Flushing, New York 

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    CIN 000002000 2 - -
    NYM 100100001 3 - -

    W: M. Guthrie (5-0)

    L: J. Riedling (0-1)

    Game Notes

    CINCINNATI'S BARRY LARKIN LEFT THE GAME DUE TO TIGHTNESS IN HIS RIGH T CALF.
    CINCINNATI SHORTSTOP BARRY LARKIN LEFT THE GAME AFTER THE BOTTOM OF THE FOURTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT RIGHT ANKLE INJURY.
    THE SINGLE BY NEW YORK'S ROBERTO ALOMAR IN THE FIRST INNING WAS THE 2,500TH HIT OF HIS MAJOR LEAGUE CAREER.