Houston Astros 2, New York Mets 0

Regular Season Game 103

Played on Thursday, July 31, 1969 (D) at Shea Stadium

HOU N 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 2 6 0 NY N 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 4 1

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO AMiller rf 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 Morgan 2b 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 5 Wynn cf 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 Menke ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 4 Blefary 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 7 1 Rader 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 3 Edwards c 3 0 1 0 1 0 7 0 Alou lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 Geiger lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Griffin p 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 Gladding p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals31 2 6 1 4 6 27 13FIELDING -DP:1. Menke-Morgan-Blefary.BATTING -2B:Blefary 2 (22,off Seaver,off McGraw).HR:Wynn (24,6th inning off Seaver 0 on 2 out).GDP:Menke (6,off McGraw); Alou (5,off McGraw).Team LOB:6.

New York MetsAB R H RBI BB SO PO AHarrelson ss 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 2 Pfeil 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 Agee cf 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 1 Garrett 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 4 Kranepool 1b 1 0 0 0 3 0 6 1 Swoboda lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 Gaspar rf 4 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 Grote c 3 0 0 0 0 1 9 0 Clendenon ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Seaver p 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 Boswell ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 McGraw p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals30 0 4 0 5 6 27 9FIELDING -DP:2. Harrelson-Garrett-Kranepool, Harrelson-Garrett-Kranepool.E:Grote (5).BATTING -2B:Garrett (6,off Griffin).GDP:Swoboda (5,off Griffin).Team LOB:8.BASERUNNING -SB:Harrelson (1,2nd base off Griffin/Edwards).

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPGriffin W(7-4) 8 4 0 0 5 6 0 32 Gladding SV(22) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3Totals9 4 0 0 5 6 0 35 Griffin faced 1 batter in the 9th inning

New York MetsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPSeaver L(15-6) 7 5 2 1 1 6 1 27 McGraw 2 1 0 0 3 0 0 8Totals9 6 2 1 4 6 1 35WP:McGraw (6).Umpires:HP - Paul Pryor, 1B - Tony Venzon, 2B - Frank Secory, 3B - Satch DavidsonTime of Game:2:24Attendance:6683 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros New York Mets 1. Miller rf Harrelson ss 2. Morgan 2b Pfeil 3b 3. Wynn cf Agee cf 4. Menke ss Garrett 2b 5. Blefary 1b Kranepool 1b 6. Rader 3b Swoboda lf 7. Edwards c Gaspar rf 8. Alou lf Grote c 9. Griffin p Seaver p ASTROS 1ST: Miller walked; Morgan was called out on strikes; Wynn struck out; Menke popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 1ST: Harrelson walked; Pfeil forced Harrelson (second to shortstop); Agee lined to left; Garrett flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. ASTROS 2ND: Blefary lined to first; Rader popped to second; Edwards singled to left; Alou popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 2ND: Kranepool grounded out (first to pitcher); Swoboda was called out on strikes; Gaspar singled to right; Grote forced Gaspar (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. ASTROS 3RD: Griffin singled to left; Miller flied to right; Morgan popped to third in foul territory; Wynn forced Griffin (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 3RD: Seaver struck out; Harrelson walked; Harrelson stole second; Pfeil struck out; Agee was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. ASTROS 4TH: Menke popped to third in foul territory; Blefary flied to left; Rader was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 4TH: Garrett doubled to left; Kranepool walked; Swoboda grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Garrett to third, Kranepool out at second]; Gaspar flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. ASTROS 5TH: Edwards popped to shortstop; Alou was called out on strikes; Griffin was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 5TH: Grote grounded out (third to first); Seaver popped to catcher in foul territory; Harrelson flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. ASTROS 6TH: Miller grounded out (first to pitcher); Morgan flied to right; Wynn homered; Menke singled to left; Blefary doubled to right [Menke scored (error by Grote; assist by Agee) (unearned) (no RBI), Blefary to third (on throw to home)]; Rader struck out; 2 R (1 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 0. METS 6TH: Pfeil popped to third; On a bunt Agee singled; Garrett flied to left; Kranepool walked [Agee to second]; Swoboda forced Kranepool (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 0. ASTROS 7TH: Edwards grounded out (second to first); Alou grounded out (second to first); Griffin flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 0. METS 7TH: Gaspar singled to center; Grote struck out; BOSWELL BATTED FOR SEAVER; Boswell forced Gaspar (second to shortstop); Harrelson grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 0. ASTROS 8TH: MCGRAW REPLACED BOSWELL (PITCHING); Miller walked; McGraw threw a wild pitch [Miller to second]; Morgan walked; Wynn popped to catcher in foul territory; Menke grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Morgan out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 0. METS 8TH: Pfeil grounded out (shortstop to first); Agee struck out; Garrett popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 0. ASTROS 9TH: Blefary doubled to right; On a bunt Rader grounded out (catcher unassisted);Doug Rader called for interference for running into his own batted ball;Edwards walked; Alou grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Edwards out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 0. METS 9TH: GEIGER REPLACED ALOU (PLAYING LF); Kranepool walked; GLADDING REPLACED GRIFFIN (PITCHING); Swoboda grounded out (shortstop to first) [Kranepool to second]; Gaspar grounded out (second to first) [Kranepool to third]; CLENDENON BATTED FOR GROTE; Clendenon grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 0. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 2 6 0 6 Mets 0 4 1 8

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