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 Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou 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   0
Totals                       28   1   4   1       3   7      24   8

FIELDING - 
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 Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Agee 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   0
Totals                       32   7   9   7       5   6      27  11

FIELDING - 
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 Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker 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   3
Totals                        8     9   7   7   5   6   0  38

Dierker faced 5 batters in the 3rd inning

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gentry W(9-6)                 9     4   1   1   3   7   0  31


Umpires: HP - Frank Secory, 1B - Bob Engel, 2B - Harry Wendelstedt, 3B - Tony Venzon
Time of Game: 2:08   Attendance: 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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