Houston Astros 4, New York Mets 2
Regular Season Game 156
Played on Sunday, September 24, 1967 (D) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    1  2  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   4  4  1
NY  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  1  0  -   2  7  3
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gotay 2b                      3   2   1   2       1   0       0   2
Jackson ss                    3   0   0   0       1   0       2   4
Wynn cf                       2   1   0   0       2   0       4   0
Staub rf                      2   0   1   1       0   0       7   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Davis lf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Harrison 1b                   4   0   1   0       0   1       7   0
Brand c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Zachary p                     2   1   1   0       1   1       0   0
  Schneider p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       28   4   4   3       5   3      27   6

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Gotay-Jackson-Harrison.
E: Jackson (34).

BATTING - 
3B: Harrison (3,off Schmelz).
HR: Gotay (2,2nd inning off Rohr 1 on 2 out).
SH: Staub (6,off Rohr).
SF: Staub (6,off Rohr).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Gotay (1,2nd base by Rohr/Grote).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Otis cf                       4   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
Boswell 2b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       0   5
  Schmelz p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Swoboda rf                    4   0   1   1       0   1       4   0
Kranepool 1b                  3   1   1   1       1   0      12   0
Buchek ss                     4   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Moock 3b                      4   0   2   0       0   0       1   2
Stahl lf                      2   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
  Davis ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Grote c                       1   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
  Sullivan c                  2   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
  Goossen ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Rohr p                        0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bosch ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Graham p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Jones ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Cardwell p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Johnson ph,2b               2   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   2   7   2       2   5      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Schmelz-Moock.
E: Kranepool (11), Moock (3), Rohr (1).

BATTING - 
HR: Kranepool (10,7th inning off Zachary 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Boswell (3,off Schneider).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Zachary W(1-6)                7     5   2   2   1   3   1  28
Schneider SV(2)               2     2   0   0   1   2   0   8
Totals                        9     7   2   2   2   5   1  36

Zachary faced 2 batters in the 8th inning

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rohr L(1-1)                   3     1   4   2   4   2   1  15
Graham                        3     1   0   0   1   0   0  10
Cardwell                      2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
Schmelz                       1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     4   4   2   5   3   1  35

BK: Cardwell (1).

Umpires: HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - Augie Donatelli, 2B - Frank Dezelan, 3B - Stan Landes
Time of Game: 2:16   Attendance: 20898


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Gotay               2b        Otis                cf
2. Jackson             ss        Boswell             2b
3. Wynn                cf        Swoboda             rf
4. Staub               rf        Kranepool           1b
5. Aspromonte          3b        Buchek              ss
6. Davis               lf        Moock               3b
7. Harrison            1b        Stahl               lf
8. Brand               c         Grote               c
9. Zachary             p         Rohr                p

ASTROS 1ST: Gotay walked; Gotay was picked off and caught
stealing second but was safe at second (error by Kranepool);
Jackson reached on an error by Rohr; Wynn walked [Gotay to
third, Jackson to second]; Staub hit a sacrifice fly to right
[Jackson to third, Gotay scored (unearned)]; Aspromonte lined to
right; Davis grounded out (second to first); 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 2
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Otis flied to center; Boswell lined to center; Swoboda
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Mets 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Harrison was called out on strikes; Brand grounded
out (shortstop to first); Zachary walked; Gotay homered [Zachary
scored]; Jackson grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Kranepool grounded out (first unassisted); Buchek
lined to right; Moock singled to right; Stahl flied to right; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Wynn walked; Staub out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher
to first) [Wynn to second]; Aspromonte lined to right [Wynn
scored (error by Moock) (unearned) (no RBI)]; Davis was called
out on strikes; 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 0.

METS 3RD: Grote was called out on strikes; BOSCH BATTED FOR
ROHR; Bosch lined to left; Otis flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 0.

ASTROS 4TH: GRAHAM REPLACED BOSCH (PITCHING); SULLIVAN REPLACED
GROTE (PLAYING C ); Harrison popped to first; Brand grounded out
(pitcher to second to first); Zachary singled to left; Gotay
forced Zachary (second to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 4, Mets 0.

METS 4TH: Boswell flied to center; Swoboda reached on an error
by Jackson; Kranepool flied to right; Buchek lined to right; 0
R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Jackson walked; Jackson was picked off first
(catcher to first); Wynn lined to left; Staub lined to right; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 0.

METS 5TH: Moock grounded out (shortstop to first); Stahl flied
to right; Sullivan popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Aspromonte popped to catcher in foul territory;
Davis grounded out (third to first); Harrison lined to left; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 0.

METS 6TH: JONES BATTED FOR GRAHAM; Jones struck out; On a bunt
Otis singled; Boswell forced Otis (second to shortstop); Swoboda
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 0.

ASTROS 7TH: CARDWELL REPLACED JONES (PITCHING); Brand popped to
shortstop; Zachary struck out; Gotay grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 0.

METS 7TH: Kranepool homered; Buchek grounded out (shortstop to
first); Moock popped to first; Stahl walked; Sullivan flied to
right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Jackson grounded out (shortstop to first); Wynn
popped to catcher in foul territory; Staub singled to right;
Cardwell balked [Staub to second]; Aspromonte grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 1.

METS 8TH: JOHNSON BATTED FOR CARDWELL; Johnson singled to
center; Otis singled to left [Johnson to second]; SCHNEIDER
REPLACED ZACHARY (PITCHING); Boswell grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Johnson to third, Otis out at
second]; Swoboda singled to left [Johnson scored]; Kranepool
walked [Swoboda to second]; Buchek lined to right; 1 R, 3 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 2.

ASTROS 9TH: SCHMELZ REPLACED BOSWELL (PITCHING); JOHNSON STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Davis grounded out (third to first);
Harrison tripled to right; Brand hit into a double play (pitcher
to third) [Harrison out at home]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
4, Mets 2.

METS 9TH: Moock singled to left; DAVIS BATTED FOR STAHL; Davis
struck out; GOOSSEN BATTED FOR SULLIVAN; Goossen struck out;
Johnson grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 4, Mets 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   4   1    4
 Mets             2   7   3    7


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