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PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Henry Hecht
September 16, 1985
GARY CARTER: The Mets' catcher not only hit five home runs in consecutive games against San Diego, but he also batted .500 for the week with a slugging percentage of 1.192, drove in 12 runs and scored 10. During New York's 10-game West Coast trip, Carter hit .474 with nine homers and 15 RBIs. Said Carter, who is playing with a sore right knee, "Everything is in my happy zone."
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September 16, 1985

Player Of The Week

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GARY CARTER: The Mets' catcher not only hit five home runs in consecutive games against San Diego, but he also batted .500 for the week with a slugging percentage of 1.192, drove in 12 runs and scored 10. During New York's 10-game West Coast trip, Carter hit .474 with nine homers and 15 RBIs. Said Carter, who is playing with a sore right knee, "Everything is in my happy zone."

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