Final

Series: Game 2 of 3

Los Angeles leads 2-0 (as of 8/17)

Game 1: Friday, August 16
Los Angeles 3Final
New York 2
Game 2: Saturday, August 17
Los Angeles 10Final
New York 4
Game 3: Sunday, August 18
Los Angeles 2Final
New York 1

Dodgers 10

(70-53, 37-27 away)

Mets 4

(58-64, 30-33 home)

    7:10 PM ET, August 17, 2002

    Shea Stadium, Flushing, New York 

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    LA 005300200 10 - -
    NYM 000000211 4 - -

    W: O. Perez (11-8)

    L: P. Astacio (11-6)

    Game Notes

    THE HOME RUN BY NEW YORK'S MIKE PIAZZA WAS THE 328TH OF HIS CAREER AS A CATCHER, PASSING JOHNNY BENCH FOR SECOND PLACE ON THE ALL-TIME LIST.
    NEW YORK'S MIKE PIAZZA HOMERED WITH ONE OUT IN THE SEVENTH INNING TO BREAK UP ODALIS PEREZ' NO-HITTER.
    NEW YORK'S REY ORDONEZ WALKED WITH ONE OUT IN THE SEVENTH INNING TO BREAK UP ODALIS PEREZ' PERFECT GAME.
    NEW YORK'S ROGER CEDENO GROUNDED OUT TO FIRST FOR THE FIRST OUT OF THE SEVENTH INNING. LOS ANGELES' ODALIS PEREZ HAS A PERFECT GAME FOR 6 1/3 INNINGS.
    LOS ANGELES PITCHER ODALIS PEREZ HAS A PERFECT GAME THROUGH SIX INNINGS.
    LOS ANGELES' MARQUIS GRISSOM EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE TOP OF THE THIRD INNING.
    THE START OF THE GAME HAS BEEN PUSHED BACK TO 7:35PM EDT BECAUSE OF CEREMONIES HONORING THE 4OTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE NEW YORK METS.