New York Mets 3, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 100
Played on Wednesday, July 27, 1966 (N) at Astrodome

NY  N    0  2  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   3  8  3
HOU N    0  0  0    1  1  0    0  0  0  -   2  6  1
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hiller 2b                     5   0   1   0       0   0       3   3
Luplow rf                     4   0   2   1       0   0       2   0
Kranepool 1b                  4   0   1   0       0   0      11   0
Elliot lf                     3   0   1   0       1   1       3   0
Jones cf                      4   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Boyer 3b                      4   1   1   2       0   0       1   4
Bressoud ss                   3   0   0   0       1   1       1   4
Grote c                       4   1   1   0       0   3       4   1
Friend p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Hamilton p                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                       34   3   8   3       2   8      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Bressoud-Hiller-Kranepool.
E: Kranepool (9), Bressoud 2 (13).

BATTING - 
2B: Elliot (5,off Dierker); Kranepool (12,off Raymond).
HR: Boyer (9,2nd inning off Dierker 1 on 1 out).
SH: Friend (5,off Latman).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jackson ss                    4   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Maye lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Wynn cf                       4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Staub rf                      4   0   2   0       0   0       2   0
Bateman c                     3   0   0   0       0   0       8   1
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   1   0       0   1       5   3
Harrison 1b                   4   1   1   1       0   1       5   0
Lillis 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
Dierker p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Latman p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Arlich p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mantilla ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Colbert pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sembera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Freese ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Raymond p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   2   6   1       0   4      27  10

FIELDING - 
E: Wynn (6).

BATTING - 
HR: Harrison (4,5th inning off Friend 0 on 1 out).
SH: Bateman (4,off Hamilton).
GDP: Bateman (12,off Friend).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Wynn (11,2nd base off Friend/Grote).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Friend W(4-1)                 7     5   2   1   0   2   1  27
Hamilton SV(11)               2     1   0   0   0   2   0   7
Totals                        9     6   2   1   0   4   1  34

WP: Hamilton (11).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker L(6-5)                2     2   2   2   0   2   1   8
Latman                        2.2   4   1   1   0   1   0  12
Arlich                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Sembera                       2     1   0   0   1   3   0   8
Raymond                       2     1   0   0   1   2   0   8
Totals                        9     8   3   3   2   8   1  37

WP: Raymond (4).

Umpires: HP - Paul Pryor, 1B - John Kibler, 2B - Bill Jackowski, 3B - Ed Sudol
Time of Game: 2:29   Attendance: 23201


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Hiller              2b        Jackson             ss
2. Luplow              rf        Maye                lf
3. Kranepool           1b        Wynn                cf
4. Elliot              lf        Staub               rf
5. Jones               cf        Bateman             c
6. Boyer               3b        Aspromonte          3b
7. Bressoud            ss        Harrison            1b
8. Grote               c         Lillis              2b
9. Friend              p         Dierker             p

METS 1ST: Hiller popped to third; Luplow flied to center;
Kranepool grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Jackson grounded out (shortstop to first); Maye
lined to left; Wynn flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 0.

METS 2ND: Elliot doubled to right; Jones reached on a fielder's
choice [Elliot out at third (second to third)]; Boyer homered
[Jones scored]; Bressoud was called out on strikes; Grote struck
out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Staub singled to right; Bateman grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Staub out at
second]; On a bunt Aspromonte singled to first; Aspromonte was
picked off first (catcher to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
2, Astros 0.

METS 3RD: LATMAN REPLACED DIERKER (PITCHING); Friend grounded
out (third to first); Hiller singled to center; Luplow singled
to right [Hiller to third]; Kranepool flied to right; Elliot
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Harrison flied to center; Lillis grounded out (third
to first); Latman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2,
Astros 0.

METS 4TH: Jones struck out; Boyer flied to left; Bressoud popped
to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Jackson singled to left; Maye flied to left; Wynn
forced Jackson (third to second); Wynn stole second; Staub
reached on an error by Bressoud [Wynn scored (unearned) (no
RBI)]; Bateman flied to left; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets
2, Astros 1.

METS 5TH: Grote singled to shortstop; Friend out on a sacrifice
bunt (third to second) [Grote to second]; Hiller lined to
center; Luplow singled to center [Grote scored, Luplow to second
(error by Wynn)]; ARLICH REPLACED LATMAN (PITCHING); Kranepool
lined to right; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Aspromonte flied to center; Harrison homered; Lillis
grounded out (shortstop to first); MANTILLA BATTED FOR ARLICH;
Mantilla reached on an error by Kranepool; COLBERT RAN FOR
MANTILLA; Jackson grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 1 E,
1 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 2.

METS 6TH: SEMBERA REPLACED COLBERT (PITCHING); Elliot was called
out on strikes; Jones singled to shortstop; Boyer forced Jones
(third to second); Bressoud walked [Boyer to second]; Grote was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Maye grounded out (pitcher to first); Wynn singled
to left; Staub grounded out (second to first) [Wynn to second];
Bateman reached on an error by Bressoud; Aspromonte grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 2.

METS 7TH: Friend struck out; Hiller grounded out (second to
pitcher); Luplow grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Harrison lined to third; Lillis grounded out (third
to first); FREESE BATTED FOR SEMBERA; Freese struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 2.

METS 8TH: RAYMOND REPLACED FREESE (PITCHING); Kranepool doubled
to right; Raymond threw a wild pitch [Kranepool to third];
Elliot walked; Jones reached on a fielder's choice [Kranepool
out at home (second to catcher to third), Elliot to second];
Boyer flied to left; Bressoud forced Elliot (third unassisted);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: HAMILTON REPLACED FRIEND (PITCHING); Jackson
grounded out (shortstop to first); Maye popped to shortstop;
Wynn flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 2.

METS 9TH: Grote was called out on strikes; Hamilton struck out;
Hiller grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Staub singled to second; Bateman out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Staub to second]; Hamilton threw a
wild pitch [Staub to third]; Aspromonte struck out; Harrison
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             3   8   3    7
 Astros           2   6   1    5


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