New York Mets 7, Houston Astros 1

Regular Season Game 121

Played on Tuesday, August 18, 1970 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 - 1 4 1 NY N 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 x - 7 9 0

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO AAlou lf,rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 Culver p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Morgan 2b 3 0 0 0 1 2 5 3 Wynn cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Miller rf,c 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 Menke ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 2 Rader 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 Mayberry 1b 2 1 1 0 1 1 6 1 Howard c,lf 3 0 1 1 0 1 4 0 Dierker p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Lemaster p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 Geronimo ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DiLauro p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Lampard ph,rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0Totals28 1 4 1 3 7 24 8FIELDING -E:Miller (4).BATTING -2B:Menke (21,off Gentry); Mayberry (3,off Gentry).GDP:Howard (1,off Gentry); Morgan (8,off Gentry); Miller (4,off Gentry).Team LOB:3.

New York MetsAB R H RBI BB SO PO AAgee cf 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 Garrett 3b 5 1 1 1 0 1 1 2 Singleton rf 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 Clendenon 1b 3 2 2 1 1 0 4 0 Kranepool 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 Jones lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 0 Boswell 2b 3 1 1 1 1 0 1 2 Grote c 4 1 1 1 0 0 8 0 Harrelson ss 1 0 0 1 2 0 3 4 Weis ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 Gentry p 4 0 1 1 0 3 0 0Totals32 7 9 7 5 6 27 11FIELDING -DP:3. Boswell-Harrelson-Clendenon, Harrelson-Clendenon, Kranepool-Weis-Kranepool.BATTING -2B:Boswell (6,off Dierker); Garrett (14,off Dierker); Singleton (6,off Dierker); Gentry (1,off Lemaster); Clendenon (11,off Lemaster).SF:Harrelson (7,off Lemaster).Team LOB:7.

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPDierker L(11-11) 2 6 6 6 2 2 0 14 Lemaster 3 3 1 1 1 2 0 13 DiLauro 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 8 Culver 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 3Totals8 9 7 7 5 6 0 38 Dierker faced 5 batters in the 3rd inning

New York MetsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPGentry W(9-6) 9 4 1 1 3 7 0 31Umpires:HP - Frank Secory, 1B - Bob Engel, 2B - Harry Wendelstedt, 3B - Tony VenzonTime of Game:2:08Attendance:36496 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros New York Mets 1. Alou lf Agee cf 2. Morgan 2b Garrett 3b 3. Wynn cf Singleton rf 4. Miller rf Clendenon 1b 5. Menke ss Jones lf 6. Rader 3b Boswell 2b 7. Mayberry 1b Grote c 8. Howard c Harrelson ss 9. Dierker p Gentry p ASTROS 1ST: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan struck out; Wynn flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 1ST: Agee popped to second; Garrett grounded out (second to first); Singleton grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. ASTROS 2ND: Miller struck out; Menke grounded out (catcher unassisted); Rader struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 2ND: Clendenon walked; Jones struck out; Boswell doubled to left [Clendenon scored]; Grote flied to right [Boswell to third]; Harrelson walked; Gentry struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 1. ASTROS 3RD: Mayberry walked; Howard grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Mayberry out at second]; Dierker struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 1. METS 3RD: Agee singled to right [Agee to third (error by Miller)]; Garrett doubled to left [Agee scored]; Singleton doubled to right [Garrett scored]; Clendenon singled to center [Singleton scored]; Jones singled to left [Clendenon to second]; LEMASTER REPLACED DIERKER (PITCHING); Boswell forced Jones (first to shortstop) [Clendenon to third]; Grote singled to right [Boswell to third, Clendenon scored]; Harrelson hit a sacrifice fly to left [Boswell scored, Grote to second (on throw to home)]; Gentry doubled to center [Grote scored]; Agee struck out; 6 R, 7 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 7. ASTROS 4TH: Alou singled to right; Morgan grounded into a double play (shortstop to first) [Alou out at second]; Wynn flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 7. METS 4TH: Garrett popped to second; Singleton lined to left; Clendenon doubled to right; Jones popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 7. ASTROS 5TH: Miller flied to left; Menke doubled to left; Rader reached on a fielder's choice [Menke out at third (shortstop to third)]; Mayberry struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 7. METS 5TH: Boswell popped to second; Grote grounded out (pitcher to first); Harrelson walked; Gentry struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 7. ASTROS 6TH: Howard was called out on strikes; GERONIMO BATTED FOR LEMASTER; Geronimo popped to shortstop; Alou grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 7. METS 6TH: DILAURO REPLACED GERONIMO (PITCHING); Agee grounded out (third to first); Garrett grounded out (second to first); Singleton walked; Clendenon popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 7. ASTROS 7TH: KRANEPOOL REPLACED CLENDENON (PLAYING 1B); Morgan was called out on strikes; Wynn grounded out (third to first); Miller walked; Menke popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 7. METS 7TH: ALOU CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); MILLER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING C ); HOWARD CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); Jones grounded out (shortstop to first); Boswell walked; Grote flied to center; Harrelson forced Boswell (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 7. ASTROS 8TH: WEIS REPLACED HARRELSON (PLAYING SS); Rader grounded out (shortstop to first); Mayberry doubled to right; Howard singled to left [Mayberry scored]; LAMPARD BATTED FOR DILAURO; Lampard flied to left; Alou grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 7. METS 8TH: CULVER REPLACED ALOU (PITCHING); LAMPARD STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Gentry struck out; Agee flied to right; Garrett was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 7. ASTROS 9TH: Morgan walked; Wynn popped to second; Miller grounded into a double play (first to shortstop to first) [Morgan out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 7. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 1 4 1 3 Mets 7 9 0 7

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