New York Mets 14, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 49
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Sunday, May 31, 1970 (D) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  2    0  2  0  -   4 10  1
NY  N    2  0  0    0  5  2    3  2  x  -  14 13  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou rf                       5   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Morgan 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Wynn cf                       4   2   1   2       0   0       1   0
Davis lf                      4   1   2   2       0   1       0   0
Menke ss                      4   0   2   0       0   1       1   3
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
Watson 1b                     4   0   2   0       0   0       5   1
Bryant c                      3   0   1   0       0   1      10   1
  Lampard ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Lemaster p                    2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Martinez ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bouton p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Spinks p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  DiLauro p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   4  10   4       0   8      24   9

FIELDING - 
E: Morgan (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Watson 2 (3,off Sadecki 2); Lampard (5,off Taylor).
HR: Wynn (10,6th inning off Sadecki 1 on 1 out); Davis (2,8th inning off Sadecki
1 on 1 out).
GDP: Rader (9,off Sadecki).
Team LOB: 6.

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Agee cf                       5   1   1   2       0   3       2   0
Harrelson ss                  4   2   1   1       1   2       0   3
  Garrett 2b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Jones lf                      4   2   3   0       1   1       3   0
Swoboda rf                    4   3   2   5       1   2       3   0
Shamsky 1b                    4   1   2   2       0   1       5   0
  Jorgensen 1b                1   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Foy 3b                        2   1   0   1       2   1       0   1
Dyer c                        4   1   1   1       1   0       8   0
Weis 2b,ss                    5   2   2   0       0   0       2   3
Sadecki p                     1   1   1   2       1   0       0   0
  Kranepool ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Taylor p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35  14  13  14       7  10      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Harrelson-Weis-Shamsky.
E: Foy (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Weis (4,off Lemaster); Dyer (1,off Bouton).
3B: Jones (4,off Spinks).
HR: Swoboda 2 (3,1st inning off Lemaster 1 on 2 out,8th inning off Spinks 1
on 0 out); Agee (6,6th inning off Ray 1 on 1 out).
SH: Sadecki 2 (3,off Lemaster,off Ray).
SF: Foy (3,off Ray).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Jones (2,2nd base by Lemaster/Bryant).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemaster L(3-7)               4.1   4   6   6   3   8   1  21
Ray                           1.2   4   3   3   1   1   1  10
Bouton                        0.1   3   3   3   1   0   0   5
Spinks                        1     2   2   2   2   1   1   7
DiLauro                       0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        8    13  14  14   7  10   3  45

WP: Lemaster 2 (6).

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sadecki W(4-0)                8     9   4   3   0   8   2  33
Taylor SV(7)                  1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9    10   4   3   0   8   2  37


Umpires: HP - Andy Olsen, 1B - Ken Burkhart, 2B - Ed Sudol, 3B - Lee Weyer
Time of Game: 2:57   


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Alou                rf        Agee                cf
2. Morgan              2b        Harrelson           ss
3. Wynn                cf        Jones               lf
4. Davis               lf        Swoboda             rf
5. Menke               ss        Shamsky             1b
6. Rader               3b        Foy                 3b
7. Watson              1b        Dyer                c
8. Bryant              c         Weis                2b
9. Lemaster            p         Sadecki             p

ASTROS 1ST: Alou flied to right; Morgan struck out; Wynn flied
to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Agee struck out; Harrelson walked; Jones struck out;
Swoboda homered [Harrelson scored]; Shamsky reached on an error
by Morgan; Foy was called out on strikes; 2 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Davis struck out; Menke singled to right; Rader
struck out; Watson doubled to right [Menke to third]; Bryant
struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

METS 2ND: Dyer flied to right; Weis flied to right; Sadecki
walked; Lemaster threw a wild pitch [Sadecki to second]; Agee
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Lemaster struck out; Alou grounded out (shortstop to
first); Morgan popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Mets 2.

METS 3RD: Harrelson struck out; Jones singled to center; Jones
was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Swoboda
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn flied to center; Davis grounded out (shortstop
to first); Menke struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Mets 2.

METS 4TH: Shamsky struck out; Foy grounded out (third to first);
Dyer grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Rader struck out; Watson doubled to center; Bryant
grounded out (second to first) [Watson to third]; Lemaster
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

METS 5TH: Weis doubled to right; Sadecki reached on a fielder's
choice on a sacrifice bunt [Weis to third]; Agee was called out
on strikes; Harrelson singled to center [Sadecki to second, Weis
scored]; Lemaster threw a wild pitch [Harrelson to second,
Sadecki to third]; Jones walked; RAY REPLACED LEMASTER
(PITCHING); Swoboda walked [Sadecki scored, Harrelson to third,
Jones to second]; Shamsky singled to right [Swoboda to third,
Jones scored, Harrelson scored]; Foy hit a sacrifice fly to
center [Swoboda scored]; Dyer forced Shamsky (shortstop to
second); 5 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 7.

ASTROS 6TH: Alou grounded out (third to first); On a bunt Morgan
singled; Wynn homered [Morgan scored]; Davis singled; Menke
singled to center [Davis to second]; Rader grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Menke out at
second]; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 7.

METS 6TH: Weis singled to left; Sadecki out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Weis to second]; Agee homered [Weis
scored]; Harrelson grounded out (third to first); Jones singled
to left; Swoboda struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Mets 9.

ASTROS 7TH: Watson lined to left; Bryant singled to left;
MARTINEZ BATTED FOR RAY; Martinez flied to left; Alou flied to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 9.

METS 7TH: BOUTON REPLACED MARTINEZ (PITCHING); Shamsky singled
to right; Foy walked [Shamsky to second]; Dyer doubled to right
[Foy to third, Shamsky scored]; Weis grounded out (pitcher to
first); Sadecki singled to right [Dyer scored, Foy scored];
SPINKS REPLACED BOUTON (PITCHING); Agee forced Sadecki
(shortstop to second); Harrelson struck out; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 12.

ASTROS 8TH: GARRETT REPLACED HARRELSON (PLAYING 2B); JORGENSEN
REPLACED SHAMSKY (PLAYING 1B); WEIS CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
SS); Morgan flied to left; Wynn reached on an error by Foy;
Davis homered [Wynn scored (unearned)]; Menke flied to right;
Rader grounded out (first unassisted); 2 R (1 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 12.

METS 8TH: Jones tripled to right; Swoboda homered [Jones
scored]; Jorgensen grounded out (first to pitcher); Foy walked;
Dyer walked [Foy to second]; DILAURO REPLACED SPINKS (PITCHING);
Weis flied to right; KRANEPOOL BATTED FOR SADECKI; Kranepool
grounded out (first unassisted); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
4, Mets 14.

ASTROS 9TH: TAYLOR REPLACED KRANEPOOL (PITCHING); Watson
grounded out (shortstop to first); LAMPARD BATTED FOR BRYANT;
Lampard doubled to center; MILLER BATTED FOR DILAURO; Miller
popped to second; Alou grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 14.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4  10   1    6
 Mets            14  13   1    7


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