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 Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Miller 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   0
Totals                       31   2   6   1       4   6      27  13

FIELDING - 
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 Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Harrelson 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   0
Totals                       30   0   4   0       5   6      27   9

FIELDING - 
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 Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Griffin W(7-4)                8     4   0   0   5   6   0  32
Gladding SV(22)               1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     4   0   0   5   6   0  35

Griffin faced 1 batter in the 9th inning

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Seaver L(15-6)                7     5   2   1   1   6   1  27
McGraw                        2     1   0   0   3   0   0   8
Totals                        9     6   2   1   4   6   1  35

WP: McGraw (6).

Umpires: HP - Paul Pryor, 1B - Tony Venzon, 2B - Frank Secory, 3B - Satch Davidson
Time of Game: 2:24   Attendance: 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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