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 AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO AMorgan 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 0Totals35 4 7 4 1 4 24 8FIELDING -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 MetsAB R H RBI BB SO PO AHarrelson 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 1Totals36 8 13 7 0 7 27 10FIELDING -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 AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPCuellar L(9-6) 4 8 5 4 0 3 0 21 Latman 4 5 3 3 0 4 1 17Totals8 13 8 7 0 7 1 38 Cuellar faced 3 batters in the 5th inning

New York MetsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPFisher W(7-10) 9 7 4 4 1 4 2 36Umpires:HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - Harry Wendelstedt, 2B - Bill Jackowski, 3B - Ed SudolEjections: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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