Houston Astros 12, New York Mets 9
Regular Season Game 15
Played on Wednesday, April 28, 1965 (N) at Astrodome

NY  N    1  3  1    0  0  4    0  0  0  -   9 13  3
HOU N    1  1  0    3  1  4    0  2  x  -  12 11  1
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Klaus 2b                      5   1   2   2       0   1       3   3
Lewis rf                      5   1   2   2       0   3       0   0
Christopher lf                5   1   1   1       0   2       4   0
Kranepool 1b                  4   1   2   1       0   0       9   1
Hickman 3b                    5   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Swoboda cf                    5   1   2   1       0   2       2   0
Cannizzaro c                  3   0   1   0       0   1       2   2
McMillan ss                   3   2   1   1       1   0       2   1
Lary p                        2   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Willey p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gonder ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Cowan pr                    0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cisco p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McGraw p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jackson p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                       39   9  13   8       1  10      24  12

FIELDING - 
E: Hickman (2), McMillan (7), Lary (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Swoboda (2,off Bruce); Klaus (2,off Bruce); Kranepool (7,off MacKenzie);
Lewis (6,off Dierker).
SH: Cannizzaro (1,off Bruce).
SF: Kranepool (2,off Bruce).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     3   2   0   0       2   0       1   0
Spangler lf                   2   2   0   0       3   0       2   0
Wynn cf                       4   2   2   2       1   0       3   0
Bond 1b                       4   1   1   2       1   0       6   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   1   2   3       0   0       0   2
Staub rf                      5   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Bateman c                     5   2   3   1       0   0      10   1
Lillis ss                     4   1   2   1       0   0       1   2
Bruce p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  MacKenzie p                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Dierker p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Woodeshick p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Owens p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gaines ph                   1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Raymond p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34  12  11   9       7   1      27   7

FIELDING - 
E: Lillis (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Wynn (2,off Lary); Bateman (2,off Lary); Aspromonte (3,off Willey); Gaines
(1,off Cisco).
3B: Bond (1,off Jackson).
SH: Dierker (1,off Lary).
SF: Aspromonte (2,off Jackson).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Wynn (3,2nd base off Lary/Cannizzaro).
CS: Bateman (1,2nd base by Willey/Cannizzaro).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lary                          3.2   5   5   2   3   1   0  21
Willey                        1.1   2   1   1   0   0   0   5
Cisco                         0     1   3   3   2   0   0   3
McGraw L(0-1)                 0     0   1   1   2   0   0   2
Jackson                       3     3   2   2   0   0   0  12
Totals                        8    11  12   9   7   1   0  43

Cisco faced 3 batters in the 6th inning
McGraw faced 2 batters in the 6th inning
WP: Lary (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bruce                         1.1   6   4   4   0   0   0  10
MacKenzie                     1     3   1   1   0   1   0   6
Dierker                       3.1   3   4   3   1   3   0  14
Woodeshick                    0     1   0   0   0   0   0   1
Owens W(1-1)                  0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Raymond SV(1)                 3     0   0   0   0   6   0   9
Totals                        9    13   9   8   1  10   0  42

WP: Bruce (1), Woodeshick (3).

Umpires: HP - Tom Gorman, 1B - Ed Sudol, 3B - Bill Williams
Time of Game: 3:24   Attendance: 27690


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Klaus               2b        Morgan              2b
2. Lewis               rf        Spangler            lf
3. Christopher         lf        Wynn                cf
4. Kranepool           1b        Bond                1b
5. Hickman             3b        Aspromonte          3b
6. Swoboda             cf        Staub               rf
7. Cannizzaro          c         Bateman             c
8. McMillan            ss        Lillis              ss
9. Lary                p         Bruce               p

METS 1ST: Klaus singled to left; Lewis singled to right [Klaus
to second]; Christopher grounded out (pitcher to first) [Lewis
to second, Klaus to third]; Kranepool hit a sacrifice fly to
center [Lewis to third, Klaus scored]; Hickman grounded out
(third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan lined to left; Spangler walked; Wynn doubled
to center [Spangler scored]; Bond grounded out (first
unassisted) [Wynn to third]; Aspromonte grounded out (shortstop
to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 1.

METS 2ND: Swoboda doubled to center; Cannizzaro out on a
sacrifice bunt (catcher to first) [Swoboda to third]; McMillan
singled to left [Swoboda scored]; Lary singled to left [McMillan
to second]; Bruce threw a wild pitch [Lary to second, McMillan
to third]; Klaus doubled to center [Lary scored, McMillan
scored]; MACKENZIE REPLACED BRUCE (PITCHING); On a bunt Lewis
struck out; Christopher flied to right; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Staub popped to catcher in foul territory; Bateman
singled to third [Bateman to second (error by Hickman)]; Lillis
singled to left [Bateman to third]; Lary threw a wild pitch
[Lillis to second, Bateman scored (unearned)]; MacKenzie struck
out; Morgan grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1
E, 1 LOB.  Mets 4, Astros 2.

METS 3RD: Kranepool doubled to center; Hickman flied to right
[Kranepool to third]; Swoboda singled to center [Kranepool
scored]; Cannizzaro singled to right [Swoboda to second];
DIERKER REPLACED MACKENZIE (PITCHING); McMillan flied to right;
Lary forced Cannizzaro (third to second); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Mets 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Spangler walked; Wynn forced Spangler (third to
second); Bond reached on an error by Lary [Wynn to third];
Aspromonte popped to shortstop; Staub grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 5, Astros 2.

METS 4TH: Klaus grounded out (shortstop to first); Lewis struck
out; Christopher struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 5,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Bateman doubled to center; Lillis singled to center
[Bateman scored]; Dierker out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to
second) [Lillis to second]; Morgan walked; Spangler grounded out
(second to first) [Morgan to second, Lillis to third]; Wynn
reached on an error by McMillan [Morgan scored (unearned) (no
RBI), Lillis scored (unearned) (no RBI)]; Wynn stole second;
WILLEY REPLACED LARY (PITCHING); Bond grounded out (first
unassisted); 3 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 5, Astros 5.

METS 5TH: Kranepool grounded out (pitcher to first); Hickman
flied to center; Swoboda struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
5, Astros 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Aspromonte doubled to center; Staub grounded out
(second to first) [Aspromonte to third]; Bateman singled to
center [Aspromonte scored]; Bateman was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); Lillis flied to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 5, Astros 6.

METS 6TH: Cannizzaro grounded out (shortstop to first); McMillan
walked; GONDER BATTED FOR WILLEY; Gonder singled to center
[McMillan to third]; COWAN RAN FOR GONDER; Klaus flied to right;
Lewis doubled to center [Cowan scored, McMillan scored, Lewis to
third (on throw)]; Christopher singled to right [Lewis scored];
WOODESHICK REPLACED DIERKER (PITCHING); Woodeshick threw a wild
pitch [Christopher to second]; Kranepool singled to center
[Christopher to third]; OWENS REPLACED WOODESHICK (PITCHING);
Hickman reached on an error by Lillis [Hickman to second,
Kranepool to third, Christopher scored (unearned) (no RBI)];
Swoboda flied to center; 4 R (3 ER), 4 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 9,
Astros 6.

ASTROS 6TH: CISCO REPLACED COWAN (PITCHING); GAINES BATTED FOR
OWENS; Gaines doubled to center; Morgan walked; Spangler walked
[Gaines to third, Morgan to second]; MCGRAW REPLACED CISCO
(PITCHING); Wynn walked [Gaines scored, Morgan to third,
Spangler to second]; Bond walked [Morgan scored, Spangler to
third, Wynn to second]; JACKSON REPLACED MCGRAW (PITCHING);
Aspromonte singled to center [Bond to second, Wynn scored,
Spangler scored]; Staub forced Bond (pitcher to third)
[Aspromonte to second]; Bateman flied to center; Lillis flied to
left; 4 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 9, Astros 10.

METS 7TH: RAYMOND REPLACED GAINES (PITCHING); Cannizzaro struck
out; McMillan flied to left; Jackson lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 9, Astros 10.

ASTROS 7TH: Raymond grounded out (third to first); Morgan
grounded out (first to pitcher); Spangler flied to center; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 9, Astros 10.

METS 8TH: Klaus struck out; Lewis struck out; Christopher struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 9, Astros 10.

ASTROS 8TH: Wynn singled to center; Bond tripled to right [Wynn
scored]; Aspromonte hit a sacrifice fly to left [Bond scored];
Staub popped to second; Bateman grounded out (third to first); 2
R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 9, Astros 12.

METS 9TH: Kranepool flied to left; Hickman was called out on
strikes; Swoboda struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 9,
Astros 12.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             9  13   3    6
 Astros          12  11   1    7


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