Houston Astros 6, New York Mets 2
Regular Season Game 72
Played on Friday, June 25, 1965 (N) at Astrodome

NY  N    0  0  0    1  0  1    0  0  0  -   2 11  1
HOU N    0  2  0    0  4  0    0  0  x  -   6  9  2
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hiller 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   2       3   2
  Klaus 2b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stephenson ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
McMillan ss                   5   0   3   0       0   0       2   4
Kranepool 1b                  5   0   1   0       0   1      10   0
Christopher lf                4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Lewis rf                      4   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Smith 3b                      4   1   3   1       0   1       3   2
Cowan cf                      3   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  McGraw p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Napoleon ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kroll p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cannizzaro c                  2   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
  Gonder ph,c                 2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Spahn p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Parsons p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Swoboda ph,cf               2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       39   2  11   1       0  12      24  10

FIELDING - 
E: Cannizzaro (7).

BATTING - 
3B: Lewis (1,off Dierker).
Team LOB: 10.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     4   1   1   2       1   0       0   4
Gaines rf                     5   1   2   2       0   0       0   0
Wynn cf                       4   1   2   1       1   1       3   0
Bond 1b                       3   0   1   1       0   0       8   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Triandos c                    4   0   0   0       0   1      12   0
Maye lf                       3   1   1   0       1   0       3   0
Lillis ss                     3   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Dierker p                     2   2   1   0       1   0       0   0
  Giusti p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       33   6   9   6       4   2      27   6

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Bond.
E: Maye 2 (7).
PB: Triandos (8).

BATTING - 
2B: Maye (6,off Spahn).
3B: Morgan (6,off Spahn); Wynn (3,off Spahn).
HBP: Bond (3,by McGraw); Lillis (3,by McGraw).
IBB: Maye (2,by Parsons).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Wynn (12,2nd base off McGraw/Gonder).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Spahn L(4-10)                 4     7   6   6   2   1   0  21
Parsons                       1     2   0   0   1   0   0   6
McGraw                        2     0   0   0   1   0   0   9
Kroll                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8     9   6   6   4   2   0  39

Spahn faced 4 batters in the 5th inning
WP: Spahn (1).
HBP: McGraw 2 (2,Bond,Lillis).
IBB: Parsons (1,Maye).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(2-3)                6     9   2   1   0   9   0  28
Giusti SV(1)                  3     2   0   0   0   3   0  11
Totals                        9    11   2   1   0  12   0  39

WP: Dierker (4), Giusti 2 (5).

Umpires: HP - John Kibler, 1B - Frank Secory, 2B - Ken Burkhart, 3B - Lee Weyer
Ejections: Chuck Hiller by Ken Burkhart [Throwing ball at umpire]
Time of Game: 2:32   Attendance: 27161


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Hiller              2b        Morgan              2b
2. McMillan            ss        Gaines              rf
3. Kranepool           1b        Wynn                cf
4. Christopher         lf        Bond                1b
5. Lewis               rf        Aspromonte          3b
6. Smith               3b        Triandos            c
7. Cowan               cf        Maye                lf
8. Cannizzaro          c         Lillis              ss
9. Spahn               p         Dierker             p

METS 1ST: Hiller struck out; McMillan grounded out (shortstop to
first); Kranepool singled to left; Christopher grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan grounded out (second to first); Gaines
singled to left; Wynn singled to left [Gaines to second]; Bond
popped to shortstop; Aspromonte lined to shortstop; 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 2ND: Lewis lined to left; Smith struck out; Cowan reached
on an error by Maye [Cowan to third]; Cannizzaro struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Triandos was called out on strikes; Maye doubled to
right; Spahn threw a wild pitch [Maye to third]; Lillis popped
to second; Dierker walked; Morgan tripled to left [Dierker
scored, Maye scored]; Gaines grounded out (shortstop to first);
2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

METS 3RD: Spahn struck out; Hiller singled to right; McMillan
singled to left [Hiller to second]; Kranepool flied to center
[Hiller to third]; Christopher flied to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Wynn grounded out (pitcher to first); Bond popped to
second; Aspromonte grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

METS 4TH: Lewis tripled to left; Smith singled to left [Lewis
scored]; Cowan was called out on strikes; Cannizzaro singled to
right [Smith to second]; Spahn grounded out (second to first)
[Cannizzaro to second, Smith to third]; Hiller struck out; 1 R,
3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Triandos grounded out (shortstop to first); Maye
grounded out (first unassisted); Lillis grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 2.

METS 5TH: McMillan singled to center; Kranepool struck out;
Christopher singled to right [McMillan to third]; Lewis lined
into a double play (first unassisted) [Christopher out at
first]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Dierker singled to left; Morgan walked [Dierker to
second]; Dierker was picked off second but was safe on an error
by Cannizzaro [Morgan to second, Dierker to third]; Gaines
singled to left [Morgan scored, Dierker scored]; Wynn tripled to
left [Gaines scored]; PARSONS REPLACED SPAHN (PITCHING); Bond
singled to center [Wynn scored]; Aspromonte singled to center
[Bond to third]; Triandos reached on a fielder's choice [Bond
out at home (third to catcher to third), Aspromonte to third,
Triandos to second (on throw to 3b)]; Maye was walked
intentionally; Lillis popped to third; Dierker grounded out
(third to first); 4 R, 5 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 6.

METS 6TH: Smith singled to left; Dierker threw a wild pitch
[Smith to second]; Cowan struck out; GONDER BATTED FOR
CANNIZZARO; Gonder struck out; SWOBODA BATTED FOR PARSONS;
Swoboda reached on an error by Maye [Smith scored (unearned) (no
RBI), Swoboda to second]; Triandos allowed a passed ball
[Swoboda to third]; Hiller lined to left; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E,
1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 6.

ASTROS 6TH: MCGRAW REPLACED COWAN (PITCHING); SWOBODA STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING CF); GONDER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Morgan
popped to third; Gaines flied to center; Wynn walked; Wynn stole
second; Bond was hit by a pitch; Aspromonte popped to second; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 6.

METS 7TH: GIUSTI REPLACED DIERKER (PITCHING); McMillan singled
to right; Giusti threw a wild pitch [McMillan to second];
Kranepool flied to left; Christopher was called out on strikes;
Lewis struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 6.

ASTROS 7TH: KLAUS REPLACED HILLER (PLAYING 2B); Triandos flied
to left; Maye grounded out (first unassisted); Lillis was hit by
a pitch; Giusti grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 6.

METS 8TH: Smith singled to left; NAPOLEON BATTED FOR MCGRAW;
Giusti threw a wild pitch [Smith to second]; Napoleon flied to
center; Gonder grounded out (shortstop to first); Swoboda struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: KROLL REPLACED NAPOLEON (PITCHING); Morgan lined to
right; Gaines flied to left; Wynn struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 6.

METS 9TH: STEPHENSON BATTED FOR KLAUS; Stephenson grounded out
(second to first); McMillan grounded out (second to first);
Kranepool grounded out (pitcher unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             2  11   1   10
 Astros           6   9   2    9


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