Houston Astros 5, New York Mets 3
Regular Season Game 38
Played on Tuesday, May 24, 1966 (N) at Astrodome

NY  N    1  0  0    2  0  0    0  0  0  -   3  8  2
HOU N    4  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   5  8  1
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hunt 2b                       4   1   1   0       0   0       0   5
Jones cf                      4   0   2   0       0   0       2   0
Boyer 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Stuart 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       8   1
Kranepool lf                  4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Swoboda rf                    4   0   2   0       0   0       4   0
Grote c                       1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Stephenson ph,c             3   1   0   0       0   1       2   0
McMillan ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       4   2
Fisher p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Arrigo p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Luplow ph                   1   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
  Gardner pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Richardson p                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Lewis ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hepler p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Eilers p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       34   3   8   2       0   5      24  10

FIELDING - 
E: Grote 2 (3).
PB: Stephenson (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Hunt (4,off Roberts); Boyer (6,off Roberts); Luplow (2,off Roberts).
GDP: Stuart (3,off Raymond).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     4   1   2   0       1   0       1   2
Jackson ss                    3   2   0   0       1   0       3   3
xWynn cf                      4   1   0   0       0   0       3   0
Gentile 1b                    3   1   1   3       1   1       5   2
Staub rf,lf                   4   0   3   2       0   0       4   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Maye lf                       3   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
  Nicholson rf                1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Bateman c                     2   0   0   0       1   1       6   0
Roberts p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Raymond p                   2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       32   5   8   5       4   3      27   8

x - reached first on interference.
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Jackson-Morgan-Gentile.
E: Morgan (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Gentile (4,off Fisher); Staub (4,off Fisher); Maye (1,off Fisher).
SH: Jackson (8,off Fisher).
HBP: Bateman (2,by Fisher).
Team LOB: 10.

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Fisher L(1-5)                 2.2   6   5   3   2   1   0  19
Arrigo                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Richardson                    3     0   0   0   1   1   0  10
Hepler                        0.2   2   0   0   1   1   0   5
Eilers                        1.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        8     8   5   3   4   3   0  39

WP: Fisher (3).
HBP: Fisher (2,Bateman).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Roberts                       3.2   7   3   3   0   3   0  18
Raymond W(1-0)                5.1   1   0   0   0   2   0  16
Totals                        9     8   3   3   0   5   0  34


Umpires: HP - Paul Pryor, 1B - John Kibler, 2B - Bill Jackowski, 3B - Ed Sudol
Ejections: NY  Manager Wes Westrum by Paul Pryor [Balls and strikes]
Time of Game: 2:30   Attendance: 12447


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Hunt                2b        Morgan              2b
2. Jones               cf        Jackson             ss
3. Boyer               3b        Wynn                cf
4. Stuart              1b        Gentile             1b
5. Kranepool           lf        Staub               rf
6. Swoboda             rf        Aspromonte          3b
7. Grote               c         Maye                lf
8. McMillan            ss        Bateman             c
9. Fisher              p         Roberts             p

METS 1ST: Hunt doubled to left; Jones singled to center [Hunt
scored (error by Morgan)]; Boyer flied out to right; Stuart
struck out; Kranepool grounded out (first to pitcher); 1 R, 2 H,
1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan singled to center; Jackson reached on an
error by Grote on a sacrifice bunt [Morgan to second]; Wynn
reached on catcher's interference by Grote [Morgan to third,
Jackson to second]; Gentile doubled [Morgan scored, Jackson
scored (unearned), Wynn scored (unearned)]; Staub doubled to
left [Gentile scored]; Aspromonte grounded out (shortstop to
first); Maye grounded out (second to first) [Staub to third];
Bateman was hit by a pitch; Roberts popped to shortstop; 4 R (2
ER), 3 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 4.

METS 2ND: Swoboda singled to left; Grote struck out; McMillan
lined to left; Fisher struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 2ND: Morgan singled to left; Jackson forced Morgan
(second to shortstop); Wynn grounded out (pitcher to first)
[Jackson to second]; Gentile walked; Staub singled [Jackson
scored, Gentile to third]; Aspromonte lined to right; 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 5.

METS 3RD: Hunt grounded out (second to first); Jones flied out
to center; Boyer doubled to left; Stuart flied out to left; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 3RD: Maye doubled to left; Fisher threw a wild pitch
[Maye to third]; Bateman struck out; Roberts flied out to
center; Morgan walked; ARRIGO REPLACED FISHER (PITCHING);
Jackson grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Mets 1, Astros 5.

METS 4TH: Kranepool singled to right; Swoboda singled to left
[Kranepool to second]; STEPHENSON BATTED FOR GROTE; Stephenson
forced Swoboda (first to shortstop) [Kranepool to third];
McMillan popped to catcher in foul territory; LUPLOW BATTED FOR
ARRIGO; Luplow doubled to left [Kranepool scored, Stephenson
scored]; GARDNER RAN FOR LUPLOW; RAYMOND REPLACED ROBERTS
(PITCHING); Hunt grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 5.

ASTROS 4TH: STEPHENSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); RICHARDSON
REPLACED GARDNER (PITCHING); Wynn lined to shortstop; Gentile
grounded out (first to pitcher); Staub flied out to center; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 5.

METS 5TH: Jones singled to right; Boyer flied out to right;
Stuart grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Jones out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 3,
Astros 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Aspromonte flied out to right; Maye popped to third
in foul territory; Bateman grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 5.

METS 6TH: STAUB CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); NICHOLSON
REPLACED MAYE (PLAYING RF); Kranepool popped to third in foul
territory; Swoboda grounded out (third to first); Stephenson
popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Raymond was called out on strikes; Morgan grounded
out (shortstop to first); Jackson walked; Wynn flied out to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 5.

METS 7TH: McMillan flied out to center; LEWIS BATTED FOR
RICHARDSON; Lewis popped to shortstop; Hunt grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: HEPLER REPLACED LEWIS (PITCHING); Gentile struck
out; Mets Manager Wes Westrum ejected by HP umpire Paul
Pryor; Staub singled to right; Aspromonte singled to second
[Staub to second]; Stephenson allowed a passed ball [Staub to
third, Aspromonte to second]; Nicholson flied out to right;
Bateman walked; EILERS REPLACED HEPLER (PITCHING); Raymond
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 3,
Astros 5.

METS 8TH: Jones lined to center; Boyer struck out; Stuart flied
out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Morgan lined to shortstop; Jackson popped to third
in foul territory; Wynn grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 5.

METS 9TH: Kranepool flied out to left; Swoboda flied out to
left; Stephenson was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             3   8   2    4
 Astros           5   8   1   10


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