New York Mets 8, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 90
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Wednesday, July 19, 1967 (D) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  3  0  -   4  7  1
NY  N    0  0  0    2  5  0    0  1  x  -   8 13  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     3   2   1   0       1   0       1   2
Jackson ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Wynn cf                       4   1   1   2       0   0       2   0
Staub rf                      4   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Mathews 3b                    4   1   2   1       0   0       1   1
Miller lf                     4   0   2   0       0   0       3   0
Brandt 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       9   0
Bateman c                     3   0   0   0       0   2       3   1
  Adlesh c                    1   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Cuellar p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Latman p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Davis ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   4   7   4       1   4      24   8

FIELDING - 
E: Wynn (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Morgan (16,off Fisher).
HR: Wynn (23,8th inning off Fisher 1 on 1 out); Mathews (10,8th inning off
Fisher 0 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 5.

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Harrelson ss                  5   1   2   1       0   1       1   4
Jones cf                      5   1   1   0       0   1       5   0
Charles 3b                    3   1   2   1       0   0       1   0
  Reynolds lf                 1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Davis lf                      3   1   2   0       0   1       1   0
  Linz 3b                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Buchek 2b                     3   1   1   1       0   1       2   2
Swoboda rf                    4   2   2   2       0   1       2   0
Kranepool 1b                  4   0   1   2       0   0       8   1
Grote c                       4   1   2   0       0   1       4   2
Fisher p                      3   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Totals                       36   8  13   7       0   7      27  10

FIELDING - 
E: Kranepool (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Kranepool (6,off Cuellar); Davis (23,off Latman); Jones (5,off Latman);
Harrelson (10,off Latman).
HR: Swoboda (6,5th inning off Latman 1 on 1 out).
SH: Fisher (5,off Latman).
SF: Buchek (1,off Latman).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cuellar L(9-6)                4     8   5   4   0   3   0  21
Latman                        4     5   3   3   0   4   1  17
Totals                        8    13   8   7   0   7   1  38

Cuellar faced 3 batters in the 5th inning

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Fisher W(7-10)                9     7   4   4   1   4   2  36


Umpires: HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - Harry Wendelstedt, 2B - Bill Jackowski, 3B - Ed Sudol
Ejections: John Bateman by Lee Weyer [Called third strike]
Time of Game: 2:01   


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Morgan              2b        Harrelson           ss
2. Jackson             ss        Jones               cf
3. Wynn                cf        Charles             3b
4. Staub               rf        Davis               lf
5. Mathews             3b        Buchek              2b
6. Miller              lf        Swoboda             rf
7. Brandt              1b        Kranepool           1b
8. Bateman             c         Grote               c
9. Cuellar             p         Fisher              p

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan walked; Jackson grounded out (first to
pitcher) [Morgan to second]; Wynn grounded out (shortstop to
first); Staub singled to right [Morgan scored]; Mathews flied to
center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Harrelson popped to shortstop; Jones grounded out
(second to first); Charles singled to left; Davis singled to
right [Charles to second]; Buchek forced Charles (third
unassisted); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Miller singled to right; Brandt forced Miller
(shortstop to second); Bateman struck out; Cuellar popped to
third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Swoboda flied to center; Kranepool grounded out
(second to first); Grote was called out on strikes (catcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Morgan grounded out (catcher to first); Jackson
struck out; Wynn grounded out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

METS 3RD: Fisher flied to center; Harrelson struck out; Jones
flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Staub popped to shortstop; Mathews singled to
center; Miller singled to left [Mathews to second]; Brandt
forced Miller (shortstop to second) [Mathews to third]; Bateman
popped to first; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

METS 4TH: Charles grounded out (shortstop to first); Davis
struck out; Buchek singled to left; Swoboda singled to left
[Buchek to second]; Kranepool doubled to right [Swoboda scored,
Buchek scored]; Grote singled to center [Kranepool to third];
Fisher grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 1, Mets 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Cuellar struck out; Morgan flied to left; Jackson
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 2.

METS 5TH: Harrelson singled to center; Jones reached on an error
by Wynn [Harrelson scored (no RBI), Jones to third]; Charles
singled to left [Jones scored (unearned)]; LATMAN REPLACED
CUELLAR (PITCHING); Davis doubled to left [Charles to third];
Buchek hit a sacrifice fly to left [Charles scored]; Swoboda
homered [Davis scored]; Kranepool popped to first; Grote
grounded out (shortstop to first); 5 R (4 ER), 4 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Mets 7.

ASTROS 6TH: LINZ REPLACED DAVIS (PLAYING 3B); REYNOLDS REPLACED
CHARLES (PLAYING LF); Wynn flied to left; Staub grounded out
(second to first); Mathews reached on an error by Kranepool
[Mathews to second]; Miller flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 7.

METS 6TH: Fisher struck out; Harrelson grounded out (pitcher to
first); Jones doubled to left; Reynolds grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 7.

ASTROS 7TH: Brandt grounded out (shortstop to first); Bateman
was called out on strikes; John Bateman ejected by HP umpire
Lee Weyer; Latman flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Mets 7.

METS 7TH: ADLESH REPLACED BATEMAN (PLAYING C ); Linz flied to
left; Buchek struck out; Swoboda struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 7.

ASTROS 8TH: Morgan doubled to left; Jackson grounded out (second
to first); Wynn homered [Morgan scored]; Staub lined to right;
Mathews homered; Miller lined to center; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Mets 7.

METS 8TH: Kranepool lined to left; Grote singled to left; Fisher
out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Grote to second];
Harrelson doubled to left [Grote scored]; Jones struck out; 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 8.

ASTROS 9TH: Brandt flied to right; Adlesh grounded out (pitcher
to first); DAVIS BATTED FOR LATMAN; Davis flied to left; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   7   1    5
 Mets             8  13   1    6


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