New York Mets 6, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 91
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Monday, July 18, 1966 (D) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    2  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   3  7  1
NY  N    1  0  0    0  0  1    4  0  x  -   6  8  4
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Maye lf                       5   2   2   0       0   0       1   0
Jackson ss                    5   1   1   0       0   0       1   3
Wynn cf                       4   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Staub rf                      4   0   2   3       1   1       2   0
Mantilla 2b                   3   0   1   0       1   1       0   3
Heath c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   1   0       1   0       2   2
Harrison 1b                   3   0   0   0       1   0      11   2
Bruce p                       2   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
  Raymond p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brand ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Taylor p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       34   3   7   3       6   3      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Mantilla-Jackson-Harrison.
E: Jackson (25).
PB: Heath 3 (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Maye (6,off Shaw).
GDP: Harrison (3,off Hamilton).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Jackson (27,2nd base off Shaw/Grote); Staub (2,2nd base off Shaw/Grote).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hiller 2b                     5   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Luplow cf,rf                  4   1   1   1       0   1       1   0
Kranepool 1b                  4   2   3   1       0   0      15   2
Elliot rf                     4   1   3   4       0   0       1   1
  Hamilton p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Swoboda lf                    2   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Bressoud 3b                   4   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Grote c                       2   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
McMillan ss                   3   1   1   0       0   0       1   4
Shaw p                        2   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
  Stephenson ph               0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Murphy cf                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       31   6   8   6       2   3      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. McMillan-Hiller-Kranepool.
E: Kranepool (8), Elliot (3), Bressoud (11), Grote (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Kranepool (11,off Bruce); McMillan (9,off Bruce); Elliot (3,off Raymond).
HR: Elliot (1,6th inning off Bruce 0 on 1 out).
SH: McMillan (3,off Taylor).
HBP: Swoboda (3,by Bruce); Stephenson (2,by Bruce); Grote (3,by Taylor).
GDP: McMillan (4,off Bruce).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bruce L(2-7)                  6.1   5   4   4   1   3   1  27
Raymond                       0.2   3   2   2   1   0   0   6
Taylor                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        8     8   6   6   2   3   1  37

HBP: Bruce 2 (4,Swoboda,Stephenson); Taylor (3,Grote).

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Shaw W(7-8)                   7     6   3   1   6   2   0  33
Hamilton SV(9)                2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
Totals                        9     7   3   1   6   3   0  40

WP: Shaw (8).

Umpires: HP - Shag Crawford, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - Harry Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 2:37   Attendance: 20690


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Maye                lf        Hiller              2b
2. Jackson             ss        Luplow              cf
3. Wynn                cf        Kranepool           1b
4. Staub               rf        Elliot              rf
5. Mantilla            2b        Swoboda             lf
6. Heath               c         Bressoud            3b
7. Aspromonte          3b        Grote               c
8. Harrison            1b        McMillan            ss
9. Bruce               p         Shaw                p

ASTROS 1ST: Maye singled to right [Maye to second (error by
Elliot)]; On a bunt Jackson singled to pitcher [Maye to third];
Jackson stole second; Wynn popped to shortstop; Staub singled to
right [Maye scored, Jackson scored (unearned), Staub out at
second (right to first to shortstop to first)]; Mantilla
grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R (1 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Hiller grounded out (second to first); Luplow was
called out on strikes; Kranepool doubled to center; Heath
allowed a passed ball [Kranepool to third]; Elliot singled to
right [Kranepool scored]; Swoboda flied to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Heath grounded out (pitcher to first); Aspromonte
grounded out (third to first); Harrison walked; Bruce walked
[Harrison to second]; Maye grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 1.

METS 2ND: Bressoud was called out on strikes; Grote flied to
center; McMillan reached on an error by Jackson; Shaw grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Jackson flied to center; Wynn grounded out (pitcher
to first); Staub walked; Mantilla singled to left [Staub to
second]; Shaw threw a wild pitch [Staub to third, Mantilla to
second]; Heath grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 1.

METS 3RD: Hiller grounded out (first unassisted); Luplow popped
to third in foul territory; Kranepool singled to center; Elliot
popped to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Aspromonte lined to third; Harrison grounded out
(shortstop to first); Bruce was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 1.

METS 4TH: Swoboda was hit by a pitch; Bressoud grounded out
(third to first) [Swoboda to second]; Heath allowed a passed
ball [Swoboda to third]; Grote walked; McMillan grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Grote out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Maye doubled to left [Maye to third (error by
Grote)]; Jackson popped to first; Wynn walked; Staub grounded
out (second to first) [Maye scored (unearned), Wynn to second];
Mantilla struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3,
Mets 1.

METS 5TH: Shaw struck out; Hiller grounded out (first to
pitcher); Luplow grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Heath grounded out (second to first); Aspromonte
walked; Harrison flied to left in foul territory; Bruce lined to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 1.

METS 6TH: Kranepool popped to first in foul territory; Elliot
homered; Swoboda grounded out (third to first); Bressoud
grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
3, Mets 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Maye grounded out (first unassisted); Jackson
reached on an error by Kranepool; Wynn flied to right; Staub
singled to right [Jackson to third]; Staub stole second;
Mantilla walked; Heath grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1
H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 2.

METS 7TH: Grote grounded out (shortstop to first); McMillan
doubled to left; STEPHENSON BATTED FOR SHAW; Stephenson was hit
by a pitch; RAYMOND REPLACED BRUCE (PITCHING); Hiller flied to
right; Luplow singled to right [McMillan scored, Stephenson to
third]; Kranepool singled to right [Stephenson scored, Luplow to
third]; Elliot doubled to left [Luplow scored, Kranepool
scored]; Swoboda walked; Bressoud flied to left; 4 R, 4 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 6.

ASTROS 8TH: HAMILTON REPLACED ELLIOT (PITCHING); MURPHY REPLACED
STEPHENSON (PLAYING CF); LUPLOW CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF);
Aspromonte singled to center; Harrison grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Aspromonte out at second];
BRAND BATTED FOR RAYMOND; Brand reached on an error by Bressoud;
Maye grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 3, Mets 6.

METS 8TH: TAYLOR REPLACED BRAND (PITCHING); Grote was hit by a
pitch; McMillan out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first)
[Grote to second]; Murphy flied to right; Heath allowed a passed
ball [Grote to third]; Hiller popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 6.

ASTROS 9TH: Jackson grounded out (first to pitcher); Wynn flied
to center; Staub was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   7   1   10
 Mets             6   8   4    7


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