Houston Astros 4, New York Mets 2
Regular Season Game 71
Played on Thursday, June 24, 1965 (N) at Astrodome

NY  N    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   2  5  1
HOU N    0  3  0    0  1  0    0  0  x  -   4  7  1
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hiller 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
McMillan ss                   2   0   0   1       0   1       1   1
  Swoboda ph                  1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Kranepool 1b                  4   0   2   0       0   0       8   0
Smith 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   3       2   0
Lewis rf                      4   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
Hickman cf                    4   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Christopher lf                3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Cannizzaro c                  2   1   1   0       0   1       4   1
  Stephenson ph,c             1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Fisher p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gonder ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kroll p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       31   2   5   2       0   9      24   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Hiller-McMillan-Kranepool.
E: Fisher (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Kranepool (16,off Raymond); Cannizzaro (5,off Raymond).
SH: Fisher (1,off Raymond).
SF: McMillan (2,off Raymond).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     3   1   1   0       1   0       0   2
Maye lf                       3   0   1   1       1   0       1   0
Bond rf                       3   0   1   0       1   0       4   0
Gentile 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   3       6   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   1   1   0       0   1       0   1
Wynn cf                       4   1   2   0       0   1       6   0
Brand c                       3   1   0   0       1   0       9   1
Lillis ss                     3   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Raymond p                     3   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
  Owens p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   4   7   2       4   5      27   6

FIELDING - 
E: Gentile (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Aspromonte (12,off Fisher).
3B: Morgan (5,off Fisher).
GDP: Gentile (2,off Fisher).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morgan (4,2nd base off Miller/Cannizzaro).
CS: Maye (2,2nd base by Miller/Cannizzaro).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Fisher L(5-8)                 4     7   4   3   1   1   0  20
Miller                        3     0   0   0   3   3   0  11
Kroll                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8     7   4   3   4   5   0  34

Fisher faced 2 batters in the 5th inning
WP: Fisher (3).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Raymond W(3-3)                8     5   2   1   0   7   0  30
Owens SV(5)                   1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     5   2   1   0   9   0  33

Raymond faced 2 batters in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - John Kibler, 2B - Frank Secory, 3B - Ken Burkhart
Time of Game: 2:15   Attendance: 22329


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Hiller              2b        Morgan              2b
2. McMillan            ss        Maye                lf
3. Kranepool           1b        Bond                rf
4. Smith               3b        Gentile             1b
5. Lewis               rf        Aspromonte          3b
6. Hickman             cf        Wynn                cf
7. Christopher         lf        Brand               c
8. Cannizzaro          c         Lillis              ss
9. Fisher              p         Raymond             p

METS 1ST: Hiller flied to center; McMillan struck out; Kranepool
doubled to left; Smith grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan grounded out (first unassisted); Maye
grounded out (first unassisted); Bond grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 2ND: Lewis lined to right; Hickman struck out; Christopher
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros
0.

ASTROS 2ND: Gentile struck out; Aspromonte doubled to left; On a
bunt Wynn singled [Aspromonte to third]; Fisher threw a wild
pitch [Wynn to second, Aspromonte scored]; Brand walked; Lillis
reached on a fielder's choice [Wynn scored (error by Fisher) (no
RBI), Brand to third]; On a bunt Raymond singled [Lillis to
second, Brand scored (unearned)]; bunt past mound that became
hit when no one covered; Morgan flied to center; Maye lined
to left; 3 R (2 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 3.

METS 3RD: Cannizzaro doubled to left; Fisher reached on an error
by Gentile (assist by Brand) on a sacrifice bunt [Cannizzaro to
third, Fisher to first]; Hiller flied to center; McMillan hit a
sacrifice fly to right [Cannizzaro scored (unearned)]; Kranepool
grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Bond singled to right; Gentile grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Bond out at second];
Aspromonte flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1,
Astros 3.

METS 4TH: Smith struck out; Lewis lined to center; Hickman flied
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn singled to left; Brand grounded out (pitcher to
first) [Wynn to second]; Lillis flied to center; Raymond
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1,
Astros 3.

METS 5TH: Christopher flied to center; Cannizzaro was called out
on strikes; Fisher grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Morgan tripled to right; Maye singled to right
[Morgan scored]; MILLER REPLACED FISHER (PITCHING); Bond flied
to right; Gentile was called out on strikes; Maye was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
1, Astros 4.

METS 6TH: Hiller struck out; McMillan grounded out (pitcher to
first); Kranepool grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Aspromonte flied to center; Wynn struck out; Brand
popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
1, Astros 4.

METS 7TH: Smith struck out; Lewis singled to right; Hickman
flied to left; Christopher lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Mets 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Lillis grounded out (second to first); Raymond flied
to right; Morgan walked; Morgan stole second; Maye walked; Bond
walked [Morgan to third, Maye to second]; Gentile struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 4.

METS 8TH: STEPHENSON BATTED FOR CANNIZZARO; Stephenson grounded
out (second to first); GONDER BATTED FOR MILLER; Gonder flied to
center; Hiller flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: KROLL REPLACED GONDER (PITCHING); STEPHENSON STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Aspromonte struck out; Wynn grounded out
(pitcher to first); Brand popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Mets 1, Astros 4.

METS 9TH: SWOBODA BATTED FOR MCMILLAN; Swoboda singled to left;
Kranepool singled to center [Swoboda to third]; OWENS REPLACED
RAYMOND (PITCHING); Smith struck out; Lewis forced Kranepool
(second to shortstop) [Swoboda scored]; Hickman struck out; 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             2   5   1    4
 Astros           4   7   1    6


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