Houston Astros 6, New York Mets 4
Regular Season Game 27
Played on Wednesday, May 11, 1966 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  0  2    0  3  1    0  0  0  -   6  8  1
NY  N    1  0  2    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   4  8  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     2   1   0   0       2   1       1   1
Jackson ss                    4   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Wynn cf                       4   1   1   3       0   0       6   0
Nicholson rf                  4   0   2   0       0   1       2   0
Gentile 1b                    4   1   2   0       0   0       7   1
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   0   1       0   0       0   5
Bateman c                     3   1   1   0       1   0       7   1
Staub lf                      4   1   1   2       0   1       2   1
Roberts p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Latman p                    3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Owens p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   6   8   6       3   5      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Staub-Morgan.
E: Jackson (7).
PB: Bateman (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Gentile (2,off Bearnarth).
HR: Staub (2,3rd inning off McGraw 1 on 0 out); Wynn (5,5th inning off McGraw
2 on 2 out).
SF: Aspromonte (2,off Bearnarth).
GDP: Aspromonte (3,off McGraw); Gentile (2,off Eilers).
Team LOB: 3.

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hunt 2b                       4   2   2   0       0   0       1   6
Bressoud ss                   3   0   0   1       0   1       3   6
Boyer 3b                      4   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
Stuart 1b                     4   0   1   1       0   1      13   1
Jones cf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Lewis rf                      3   1   1   0       1   0       2   0
Hickman lf                    3   0   2   1       1   0       2   0
Grote c                       3   0   0   0       0   3       5   0
  Stephenson ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
McGraw p                      1   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Murphy ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bearnarth p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hiller ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Eilers p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kranepool ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       33   4   8   4       2   6      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Bressoud-Hunt-Stuart, Hunt-Bressoud-Stuart.
E: Boyer (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Lewis (2,off Roberts); Hickman (1,off Latman).
SF: Bressoud (2,off Roberts).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Hickman (1,2nd base by Latman/Bateman).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Roberts                       2.1   6   3   2   0   2   0  12
Latman W(2-2)                 6.1   2   1   1   2   3   0  23
Owens SV(1)                   0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                        9     8   4   3   2   6   0  36


New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
McGraw L(1-3)                 5     6   5   5   2   3   2  22
Bearnarth                     2     1   1   1   1   1   0   8
Eilers                        2     1   0   0   0   1   0   6
Totals                        9     8   6   6   3   5   2  36

WP: Bearnarth (1).

Umpires: HP - Harry Wendelstedt, 1B - Shag Crawford, 2B - Ed Vargo, 3B - Doug Harvey
Time of Game: 2:28   Attendance: 9842


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Morgan              2b        Hunt                2b
2. Jackson             ss        Bressoud            ss
3. Wynn                cf        Boyer               3b
4. Nicholson           rf        Stuart              1b
5. Gentile             1b        Jones               cf
6. Aspromonte          3b        Lewis               rf
7. Bateman             c         Hickman             lf
8. Staub               lf        Grote               c
9. Roberts             p         McGraw              p

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan walked; Jackson forced Morgan (second to
shortstop); Wynn hit into a double play (shortstop to first)
[Jackson out at third (first to shortstop)]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Hunt singled to left; Bressoud struck out; Boyer
grounded out (pitcher to first) [Hunt to second]; Bateman
allowed a passed ball [Hunt to third]; Stuart singled to center
[Hunt scored (unearned)]; Jones popped to catcher in foul
territory; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Nicholson popped to first in foul territory; Gentile
singled to right; Aspromonte grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Gentile out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

METS 2ND: Lewis doubled to right; Hickman lined into a double
play (left to second) [Lewis out at second]; Grote struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Bateman singled to left; Staub homered [Bateman
scored]; Roberts was called out on strikes; Morgan grounded out
(second to first); Jackson grounded out (shortstop to first); 2
R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 1.

METS 3RD: McGraw singled to left; Hunt singled to right [McGraw
to third, Hunt to second (on throw to 3b)]; Bressoud hit a
sacrifice fly to center [McGraw scored]; Boyer singled to center
[Hunt scored]; LATMAN REPLACED ROBERTS (PITCHING); Stuart flied
out to center; Jones grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); Nicholson
singled; Gentile flied out to left; Aspromonte reached on an
error by Boyer [Nicholson to second]; Bateman grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 3.

METS 4TH: Lewis grounded out (second to first); Hickman walked;
Hickman was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Grote
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets
3.

ASTROS 5TH: Staub struck out; Latman flied out to right; Morgan
walked; Jackson singled to left [Morgan to second]; Wynn homered
[Morgan scored, Jackson scored]; Nicholson struck out; 3 R, 2 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 3.

METS 5TH: MURPHY BATTED FOR MCGRAW; Murphy grounded out (third
to first); Hunt flied out to center; Bressoud flied out to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 3.

ASTROS 6TH: BEARNARTH REPLACED MURPHY (PITCHING); Gentile
doubled to left; Bearnarth threw a wild pitch [Gentile to
third]; Aspromonte hit a sacrifice fly to center [Gentile
scored]; Bateman walked; Staub grounded out (second to first)
[Bateman to second]; Latman grounded out (shortstop to first); 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Mets 3.

METS 6TH: Boyer grounded out (third to first); Stuart struck
out; Jones grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 6, Mets 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Morgan struck out; Jackson grounded out (second to
first); Wynn flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6,
Mets 3.

METS 7TH: Lewis walked; Hickman doubled to left [Lewis scored];
Grote struck out; HILLER BATTED FOR BEARNARTH; Hiller grounded
out (first to pitcher) [Hickman to third]; Hunt grounded out
(third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Mets 4.

ASTROS 8TH: EILERS REPLACED HILLER (PITCHING); Nicholson singled
to center; Gentile grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Nicholson out at second]; Aspromonte
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6,
Mets 4.

METS 8TH: Bressoud flied out to left; Boyer flied out to center;
Stuart reached on an error by Jackson; Jones lined to center; 0
R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Mets 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Bateman popped to first in foul territory; Staub
flied out to right; Latman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 6, Mets 4.

METS 9TH: Lewis flied out to center; Hickman singled to center;
STEPHENSON BATTED FOR GROTE; Stephenson flied out to right;
KRANEPOOL BATTED FOR EILERS; OWENS REPLACED LATMAN (PITCHING);
Kranepool struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Mets 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6   8   1    3
 Mets             4   8   1    5


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