Houston Astros 4, New York Mets 3
Regular Season Game 149
Played on Sunday, September 17, 1967 (D) at Astrodome

NY  N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  2  0  -   3  7  2
HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  0  2  -   4  9  0
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Harrelson ss                  4   0   0   0       0   1       0   4
Heise 2b                      3   2   1   0       1   0       5   4
Davis lf                      3   0   2   1       0   0       3   0
  R. Taylor p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Swoboda rf                    2   0   0   1       1   1       2   0
Kranepool 1b                  4   0   1   1       0   1       9   0
Moock 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       0   3
Otis cf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Grote c                       4   0   1   0       0   1       2   1
Koosman p                     1   0   0   0       1   0       0   2
  Johnson ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Jones pr,lf                 1   1   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       30   3   7   3       4   7      24  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Harrelson-Heise-Kranepool, Moock-Heise-Kranepool.
E: R. Taylor (1), Swoboda (13).

BATTING - 
SF: Swoboda (3,off Wilson); Davis (5,off Coombs).
GDP: Heise (1,off Wilson); Kranepool (12,off Wilson).
IBB: Swoboda (4,by Coombs).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Murrell lf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Jackson ss                    4   0   1   0       0   0       3   4
Morgan 2b                     2   0   0   0       2   0       2   2
Wynn cf                       3   1   0   0       1   0       3   0
Staub rf                      4   1   2   0       0   0       4   0
  Davis pr,rf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Rader 1b                      3   0   1   1       0   0       5   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   3   1       0   0       1   0
  Bales pr                    0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Adlesh c                      1   0   0   0       2   0       7   0
  Lillis ph                   0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Wilson p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Coombs p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  King ph                     1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   4   9   3       5   2      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Morgan-Jackson-Rader, Morgan-Jackson-Rader.

BATTING - 
2B: Aspromonte 2 (23,off Koosman,off R. Taylor); Jackson (18,off Koosman).
SH: Lillis (5,off R. Taylor).
SF: Rader (4,off Koosman).
GDP: Adlesh (6,off Koosman); Coombs (1,off Koosman).
IBB: Adlesh (3,by Koosman).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morgan (27,2nd base off Koosman/Grote).
CS: Rader (3,2nd base by Koosman/Grote).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Koosman                       7     6   2   2   5   2   0  29
R. Taylor L(3-6)              1     3   2   1   0   0   0   7
Totals                        8     9   4   3   5   2   0  36

R. Taylor faced 3 batters in the 9th inning
IBB: Koosman (4,Adlesh).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson                        4.2   4   1   1   2   1   0  18
Coombs W(2-0)                 4.1   3   2   2   2   6   0  18
Totals                        9     7   3   3   4   7   0  36

IBB: Coombs (2,Swoboda).

Umpires: HP - John Kibler, 1B - Shag Crawford, 2B - Chris Pelekoudas, 3B - Doug Harvey
Time of Game: 2:16   Attendance: 9175


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Harrelson           ss        Murrell             lf
2. Heise               2b        Jackson             ss
3. Davis               lf        Morgan              2b
4. Swoboda             rf        Wynn                cf
5. Kranepool           1b        Staub               rf
6. Moock               3b        Rader               1b
7. Otis                cf        Aspromonte          3b
8. Grote               c         Adlesh              c
9. Koosman             p         Wilson              p

METS 1ST: Harrelson lined to second; Heise walked; Davis singled
to right [Heise to third]; Swoboda hit a sacrifice fly to right
[Heise scored]; Kranepool lined to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Murrell was called out on strikes; Jackson grounded
out (pitcher to second to first); Morgan walked; Morgan stole
second; Wynn walked; Staub flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Mets 1, Astros 0.

METS 2ND: Moock popped to shortstop; Otis flied to right; Grote
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader flied to right; Aspromonte singled to right;
Adlesh grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Aspromonte out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
1, Astros 0.

METS 3RD: Koosman walked; Harrelson lined to left; Heise
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Koosman out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Wilson struck out; Murrell flied to center; Jackson
flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 0.

METS 4TH: Davis singled to center; Swoboda flied to right;
Kranepool grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Davis out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Morgan walked; Wynn forced Morgan (shortstop to
second); Staub singled to right [Wynn to third (error by
Swoboda), Staub to second (on throw)]; Rader hit a sacrifice fly
to right [Wynn scored]; Aspromonte doubled to right [Staub
scored]; Adlesh was walked intentionally; Wilson grounded out
(shortstop to first); 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 2.

METS 5TH: Moock struck out; Otis singled to center; Grote
singled to right [Otis to second]; On a bunt Koosman forced Otis
(pitcher to third) [Grote to second]; Don Wilson injured his
shoulder on throw to 3B; COOMBS REPLACED WILSON (PITCHING);
Harrelson flied to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros
2.

ASTROS 5TH: Murrell grounded out (third to first); Jackson
doubled to left; Morgan grounded out (pitcher to first) [Jackson
to third]; Wynn flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1,
Astros 2.

METS 6TH: Heise popped to second; Davis grounded out (shortstop
to first); Swoboda was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Staub flied to center; Rader singled to left; Rader
was caught stealing second (catcher to second); Aspromonte
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1,
Astros 2.

METS 7TH: Kranepool struck out; Moock singled; Otis flied to
center; Grote struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros
2.

ASTROS 7TH: Adlesh walked; Coombs grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Adlesh out at second]; Murrell
singled to right; Jackson forced Murrell (shortstop to second);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 2.

METS 8TH: JOHNSON BATTED FOR KOOSMAN; Johnson walked; JONES RAN
FOR JOHNSON; Harrelson was called out on strikes; Heise singled
to right [Jones to third, Heise to second (on throw)]; Davis hit
a sacrifice fly to center [Jones scored]; Swoboda was walked
intentionally; Kranepool singled to right [Swoboda to third,
Heise scored]; Moock flied to left; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets
3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: JONES STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); R. TAYLOR
REPLACED DAVIS (PITCHING); Morgan grounded out (pitcher to
first); Wynn grounded out (third to first); Staub singled to
center; DAVIS RAN FOR STAUB; Rader flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 2.

METS 9TH: DAVIS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Otis struck out;
Grote grounded out (pitcher to first); Jones struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Aspromonte doubled to right; BALES RAN FOR
ASPROMONTE; LILLIS BATTED FOR ADLESH; Lillis reached on an error
by R. Taylor on a sacrifice bunt [Bales scored (no RBI), Lillis
to second]; KING BATTED FOR COOMBS; King singled to center
[Lillis scored (unearned)]; 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets
3, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             3   7   2    6
 Astros           4   9   0    8


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