New York Mets 8, Houston Astros 5 (10 innings)
Regular Season Game 154
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Friday, September 22, 1967 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  0    3  0  1    0  -   5  5  0
NY  N    1  0  1    0  0  0    0  3  0    3  -   8 11  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gotay 2b                      3   0   0   0       0   2       2   2
  Jackson ph,ss               2   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Bales ss,2b                   4   0   0   0       1   1       2   4
Wynn cf                       4   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Rader 1b                      4   1   1   0       0   1      10   1
Staub rf                      2   2   1   0       2   0       1   1
Aspromonte 3b                 3   2   1   3       0   1       1   1
Pointer lf                    3   0   0   0       1   2       2   0
Adlesh c                      4   0   2   1       0   1       5   1
Blasingame p                  3   0   0   0       0   3       2   1
  Sembera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  King ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dukes p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   5   5   4       5  12      29  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Gotay-Bales-Rader, Bales-Gotay-Rader.

BATTING - 
HR: Aspromonte (6,7th inning off McGraw 2 on 0 out).
SH: Aspromonte (3,off Fisher).
Team LOB: 4.

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Otis rf                       2   1   0   0       1   2       1   0
Kranepool 1b                  4   0   1   1       0   0       6   1
Johnson 2b                    5   1   3   1       0   0       4   0
  Harrelson pr                0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Davis lf                      4   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
  Jones pr,lf                 0   2   0   0       1   0       0   0
Buchek ss                     4   2   2   6       1   0       1   5
Moock 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Bosch cf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Grote c                       4   0   1   0       0   2      12   2
McGraw p                      1   1   1   0       0   0       1   2
  Selma p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Boswell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fisher p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stahl ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  R. Taylor p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   8  11   8       3   5      30  10

BATTING - 
2B: McGraw (1,off Blasingame); Johnson (7,off Dukes).
HR: Buchek 2 (13,8th inning off Sembera 2 on 2 out,10th inning off Dukes 2
on 2 out).
SH: Otis (1,off Blasingame); McGraw (1,off Blasingame).
SF: Kranepool (4,off Blasingame).
HBP: Otis (1,by Blasingame).
GDP: Buchek (8,off Blasingame); Bosch (3,off Blasingame).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blasingame                    6     6   2   2   2   2   0  24
Sembera                       2     3   3   3   0   1   1   9
Dukes L(0-2)                  1.2   2   3   3   1   2   1   8
Totals                        9.2  11   8   8   3   5   2  41

HBP: Blasingame (3,Otis).

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
McGraw                        6     3   4   4   4  10   1  25
Selma                         1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Fisher                        2     2   1   1   1   0   0   8
R. Taylor W(4-6)              1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                       10     5   5   5   5  12   1  39

McGraw faced 4 batters in the 7th inning
WP: McGraw (3), Fisher (5).

Umpires: HP - Frank Dezelan, 1B - Stan Landes, 2B - Ed Vargo, 3B - Augie Donatelli
Time of Game: 2:55   Attendance: 13342


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Gotay               2b        Otis                rf
2. Bales               ss        Kranepool           1b
3. Wynn                cf        Johnson             2b
4. Rader               1b        Davis               lf
5. Staub               rf        Buchek              ss
6. Aspromonte          3b        Moock               3b
7. Pointer             lf        Bosch               cf
8. Adlesh              c         Grote               c
9. Blasingame          p         McGraw              p

ASTROS 1ST: Gotay struck out; Bales walked; Wynn forced Bales
(shortstop to second); Rader struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Otis walked; Kranepool singled to right [Otis to
third]; Johnson singled to left [Kranepool to second, Otis
scored]; Davis singled to right [Johnson to second, Kranepool
out at home (right to catcher)]; Buchek grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Davis out at second]; 1 R,
3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Staub walked; Aspromonte forced Staub (pitcher to
second); Pointer struck out; Adlesh singled to left [Aspromonte
to third]; McGraw threw a wild pitch [Adlesh to second,
Aspromonte scored]; Blasingame was called out on strikes; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 1.

METS 2ND: Moock popped to third; Bosch struck out (catcher to
first); Grote struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets
1.

ASTROS 3RD: Gotay popped to first in foul territory; Bales
grounded out (first to pitcher); Wynn popped to second; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 1.

METS 3RD: McGraw doubled to right; Otis out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to first) [McGraw to third]; Kranepool hit a sacrifice
fly to center [McGraw scored]; Johnson grounded out (third to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Rader grounded out (pitcher to first); Staub flied
to center; Aspromonte struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Mets 2.

METS 4TH: Davis flied to center; Buchek walked; Moock singled to
right [Buchek to second]; Bosch grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Moock out at second]; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Pointer struck out; Adlesh struck out; Blasingame
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 2.

METS 5TH: Grote singled to center; McGraw out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher unassisted) [Grote to second]; Otis was hit by a
pitch; Kranepool popped to second; Johnson flied to right; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Gotay struck out; Bales struck out; Wynn grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets
2.

METS 6TH: Davis grounded out (first to pitcher); Buchek grounded
out (shortstop to first); Moock popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Rader singled to left; Staub walked [Rader to
second]; Aspromonte homered [Rader scored, Staub scored];
Pointer walked; SELMA REPLACED MCGRAW (PITCHING); Adlesh flied
to right; On a bunt Blasingame struck out; JACKSON BATTED FOR
GOTAY; Jackson struck out; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets
2.

METS 7TH: BALES CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); JACKSON STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING SS); SEMBERA REPLACED BLASINGAME (PITCHING);
Bosch grounded out (second to first); Grote grounded out
(shortstop to first); BOSWELL BATTED FOR SELMA; Boswell flied to
left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 2.

ASTROS 8TH: FISHER REPLACED BOSWELL (PITCHING); Bales grounded
out (shortstop to first); Wynn walked; Fisher threw a wild pitch
[Wynn out at third (catcher to shortstop to third)]; Rader lined
to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 2.

METS 8TH: Otis struck out; Kranepool grounded out (first
unassisted); Johnson singled; Davis singled to left [Johnson to
second]; JONES RAN FOR DAVIS; Buchek homered [Johnson scored,
Jones scored]; Moock grounded out (pitcher to first); 3 R, 3 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 5.

ASTROS 9TH: JONES STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Staub singled to
left; Aspromonte out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to first)
[Staub to second]; Pointer grounded out (shortstop to first);
Adlesh singled to left [Staub scored]; KING BATTED FOR SEMBERA;
King popped to second; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 5.

METS 9TH: DUKES REPLACED KING (PITCHING); Bosch lined to center;
Grote struck out; STAHL BATTED FOR FISHER; Stahl popped to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 5.

ASTROS 10TH: R. TAYLOR REPLACED STAHL (PITCHING); Jackson lined
to shortstop; Bales lined to third; Wynn lined to third; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 5.

METS 10TH: Otis struck out; Kranepool lined to left; Johnson
doubled to right; HARRELSON RAN FOR JOHNSON; Jones walked;
Buchek homered [Harrelson scored, Jones scored]; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5   5   0    4
 Mets             8  11   0    4


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