On This Date 9/4/1985
The New York Mets complete a three-game sweep of the San Diego Padres with a 9-2 win at Jack Murphy Stadium. Leading the charge for the Mets was Gary Carter who hit a pair of home runs and had three RBI. One day earlier, Carter had three home runs and six RBI as the Mets won 8-3. He is the 11th player in major league history to hit five home runs in two games.