New York Mets 7, Houston Astros 6
Regular Season Game 99
Played on Sunday, July 25, 1971 (D) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  0  1    0  0  0    1  2  2  -   6 10  0
NY  N    0  0  0    4  1  0    0  2  x  -   7 15  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    5   0   1   1       1   1       2   1
Morgan 2b                     4   1   2   2       1   0       3   4
Wynn rf,cf                    4   0   1   0       1   1       1   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cedeno cf,1b                  4   1   1   0       1   1       4   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
  Lemaster p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Geronimo cf                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Menke 1b,3b                   3   1   0   0       2   1       6   2
Alou lf                       5   1   3   1       0   0       1   0
  Schlueter pr                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Edwards c                     5   1   1   1       0   0       7   2
Forsch p                      2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Greif p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller ph,rf                2   1   1   1       1   0       0   0
Totals                       38   6  10   6       8   7      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Rader-Morgan-Menke, Morgan-Metzger-Menke, Cedeno-Menke-Morgan.

BATTING - 
2B: Wynn (12,off Gentry).
HR: Morgan (7,3rd inning off Gentry 0 on 1 out); Miller (2,7th inning off Gentry
0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morgan 2 (22,2nd base off Gentry/Dyer 2).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Boswell 2b                    4   0   2   2       1   0       4   2
  Foli 2b                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Garrett 3b                    3   0   2   1       2   0       0   1
Agee cf,rf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Jones lf                      4   2   3   1       0   0       3   0
Kranepool 1b                  2   1   0   0       1   0       6   0
  Clendenon ph,1b             1   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Marshall rf                   2   0   0   1       0   1       1   0
  Hahn ph,cf                  1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Dyer c                        4   0   1   0       0   1       7   1
Martinez ss                   4   2   3   0       0   0       0   2
Gentry p                      3   1   1   1       0   2       0   0
  Frisella p                  1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Taylor p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   7  15   7       4   6      27   7

FIELDING - 
E: Boswell (10), Clendenon (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Jones (16,off Greif); Agee (12,off Lemaster).
HR: Jones (10,4th inning off Forsch 0 on 0 out).
SF: Marshall (3,off Greif).
GDP: Agee (8,off Forsch); Marshall (5,off Forsch).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Dyer (1,2nd base off Forsch/Edwards); Martinez (4,2nd base off Greif/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch L(5-4)                 3.2   7   4   4   4   3   1  20
Greif                         2.1   2   1   1   0   2   0   9
Lemaster                      1.1   5   2   2   0   1   0   8
Gladding                      0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        8    15   7   7   4   6   1  38


New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gentry W(8-8)                 6.2   6   2   2   5   5   2  31
Frisella                      1.2   3   4   2   3   1   0  12
Taylor SV(1)                  0.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9    10   6   4   8   7   2  46


Umpires: HP - Satch Davidson, 1B - Shag Crawford, 2B - Stan Landes, 3B - Mel Steiner
Time of Game: 3:06   Attendance: 28776


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Metzger             ss        Boswell             2b
2. Morgan              2b        Garrett             3b
3. Wynn                rf        Agee                cf
4. Cedeno              cf        Jones               lf
5. Rader               3b        Kranepool           1b
6. Menke               1b        Marshall            rf
7. Alou                lf        Dyer                c
8. Edwards             c         Martinez            ss
9. Forsch              p         Gentry              p

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger walked; Morgan singled to right [Metzger to
third]; Morgan stole second; Wynn was called out on strikes;
Cedeno popped to second; Rader flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Boswell lined to center; Garrett walked; Agee grounded
into a double play (third to second to first) [Garrett out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Menke struck out; Alou singled to right; Edwards
popped to first in foul territory; Forsch struck out; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Jones singled to left; Kranepool forced Jones (first
to shortstop); Marshall grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Kranepool out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Metzger lined to second; Morgan homered; Wynn
doubled to left; Cedeno struck out; Rader walked; Menke popped
to first in foul territory; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1,
Mets 0.

METS 3RD: Dyer singled to left; Dyer stole second; Martinez
lined to second; Gentry struck out; Boswell walked; Garrett
walked [Dyer to third, Boswell to second]; Agee struck out; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Alou grounded out (catcher to first); Edwards flied
to center; Forsch was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

METS 4TH: Jones homered; Kranepool walked; Marshall was called
out on strikes; Dyer flied to right in foul territory; Martinez
singled to right [Kranepool to second]; Gentry singled to center
[Martinez to third, Kranepool scored, Gentry to second (on
throw)]; Boswell singled [Gentry to third, Martinez scored];
Garrett singled to right [Boswell to third, Gentry scored];
GREIF REPLACED FORSCH (PITCHING); Agee flied to center; 4 R, 5
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Metzger grounded out (second to first); Morgan
walked; Morgan stole second; Wynn flied to left in foul
territory; Cedeno grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 4.

METS 5TH: Jones doubled to right; Kranepool grounded out (second
to first) [Jones to third]; Marshall hit a sacrifice fly to left
[Jones scored]; Dyer struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Mets 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Rader flied to left; Menke walked; Alou forced Menke
(shortstop to second); Edwards grounded out (first unassisted);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 5.

METS 6TH: Martinez singled; Martinez stole second; On a bunt
Gentry struck out; Boswell flied to center; Garrett grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 5.

ASTROS 7TH: MILLER BATTED FOR GREIF; Miller homered; Metzger
flied to center; Morgan flied to right; Wynn walked; Cedeno
singled to left [Wynn to second]; FRISELLA REPLACED GENTRY
(PITCHING); Rader forced Cedeno (shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 5.

METS 7TH: LEMASTER REPLACED RADER (PITCHING); MILLER STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING RF); CEDENO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); WYNN
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); MENKE CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
3B); Agee doubled to left; Jones grounded out (second to first)
[Agee to third]; CLENDENON BATTED FOR KRANEPOOL; Agee was picked
off third (catcher to third); Clendenon struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 5.

ASTROS 8TH: CLENDENON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Menke
grounded out (second to first); Alou singled to left; Edwards
reached on an error by Clendenon [Alou to third (error by
Boswell)]; Miller walked [Edwards to second]; Metzger singled to
left [Miller to second, Edwards to third, Alou scored
(unearned)]; Morgan grounded out (first unassisted) [Metzger to
second, Miller to third, Edwards scored (unearned)]; Wynn flied
to center; 2 R (0 ER), 2 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 5.

METS 8TH: HAHN BATTED FOR MARSHALL; Hahn singled to center; Dyer
popped to catcher in foul territory; On a bunt Martinez singled
[Hahn to second]; Frisella singled to right [Martinez to third,
Hahn scored]; Boswell singled to right [Frisella to second,
Martinez scored]; GLADDING REPLACED WYNN (PITCHING); GERONIMO
REPLACED LEMASTER (PLAYING CF); Garrett singled to right
[Boswell to second, Frisella to third]; Frisella was picked off
third (catcher to third) [Boswell out at third (third to
second)]; 2 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 7.

ASTROS 9TH: HAHN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); FOLI REPLACED
BOSWELL (PLAYING 2B); AGEE CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF);
Cedeno walked; Geronimo struck out; Menke walked [Cedeno to
second]; Alou singled to left [Menke to second, Cedeno scored];
SCHLUETER RAN FOR ALOU; TAYLOR REPLACED FRISELLA (PITCHING);
Edwards singled to right [Schlueter to second, Menke scored];
Miller grounded out (second to first) [Schlueter to third,
Edwards to second]; Metzger struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 6, Mets 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6  10   0   13
 Mets             7  15   2    7


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