New York Mets 4, Houston Astros 2

Regular Season Game 119

Played on Tuesday, August 22, 1972 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 2 7 0 NY N 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 x - 4 10 1

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO AMetzger ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 3 Cedeno cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 Wynn rf 4 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 May 1b 4 0 1 1 0 1 7 0 Watson lf 3 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 Miller lf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Edwards c 4 0 0 0 0 1 7 1 Rader 3b 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 1 Helms 2b 4 0 2 0 0 0 5 1 Roberts p 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 York p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Stewart ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals34 2 7 2 2 10 24 7FIELDING -DP:2. Edwards-Helms, Helms-May.BATTING -HR:Watson (12,4th inning off Seaver 0 on 1 out).Team LOB:7.

New York MetsAB R H RBI BB SO PO ABarnes 2b 4 0 2 0 0 0 5 2 Garrett 3b 4 1 2 0 0 1 3 2 Mays cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 Agee rf 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 Dyer c 3 1 1 0 1 0 10 0 Milner lf 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 Beauchamp 1b 4 1 3 4 0 1 4 0 Kranepool 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Martinez ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 Seaver p 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 1Totals31 4 10 4 3 7 27 9FIELDING -E:Barnes (2).BATTING -HR:Beauchamp (3,4th inning off Roberts 0 on 1 out).SH:Mays (3,off Roberts).GDP:Barnes (1,off Roberts).IBB:Dyer (7,by Roberts).Team LOB:7.BASERUNNING -CS:Garrett (2,2nd base by Roberts/Edwards).

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPRoberts L(10-6) 7.2 10 4 4 3 7 1 34 York 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1Totals8 10 4 4 3 7 1 35IBB:Roberts (3,Dyer).

New York MetsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPSeaver W(15-9) 9 7 2 1 2 10 1 36Umpires:HP - Stan Landes, 1B - Satch Davidson, 2B - Bruce Froemming, 3B - Augie DonatelliTime of Game:2:18Attendance:30368 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros New York Mets 1. Metzger ss Barnes 2b 2. Cedeno cf Garrett 3b 3. Wynn rf Mays cf 4. May 1b Agee rf 5. Watson lf Dyer c 6. Edwards c Milner lf 7. Rader 3b Beauchamp 1b 8. Helms 2b Martinez ss 9. Roberts p Seaver p ASTROS 1ST: Metzger singled to left; Cedeno popped to shortstop; Wynn forced Metzger (shortstop to second) [Wynn to second (error by Barnes)]; May singled to left [Wynn scored (unearned)]; Watson forced May (second unassisted); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 0. METS 1ST: Barnes singled to center; Garrett forced Barnes (shortstop to second); Mays struck out while Garrett was caught stealing second (catcher to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 0. ASTROS 2ND: Edwards flied to center; Rader struck out; Helms singled to right; Roberts struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 0. METS 2ND: Agee walked; Dyer singled to left [Agee to second]; Milner grounded out (first unassisted) [Agee to third, Dyer to second]; Beauchamp singled to shortstop [Agee scored, Dyer to third]; Martinez popped to first in foul territory; Seaver struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 1. ASTROS 3RD: Metzger grounded out (shortstop to first); Cedeno struck out; Wynn struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 1. METS 3RD: Barnes popped to first; Garrett singled to right; Mays flied to center; Agee singled to left [Garrett to second]; Dyer forced Garrett (third unassisted); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 1. ASTROS 4TH: May struck out; Watson homered; Edwards struck out; Rader struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 1. METS 4TH: Milner was called out on strikes; Beauchamp homered; Martinez popped to second; Seaver grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 2. ASTROS 5TH: Helms grounded out (third to first); Roberts walked; Metzger singled to left [Roberts to second]; Cedeno flied to center; Wynn struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 2. METS 5TH: Barnes singled to left; Garrett struck out; Mays flied to center; Agee lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 2. ASTROS 6TH: May lined to third; Watson struck out; Edwards grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 2. METS 6TH: Dyer grounded out (shortstop to first); Milner struck out; Beauchamp struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 2. ASTROS 7TH: Rader walked; Helms singled to right [Rader to second]; On a bunt Roberts forced Rader (pitcher to third) [Helms to second]; Metzger forced Roberts (shortstop to second) [Helms to third]; Cedeno forced Metzger (second unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 2. METS 7TH: MILLER REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING LF); Martinez grounded out (shortstop to first); Seaver singled to left; Barnes grounded into a double play (second to second to first) [Seaver out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 2. ASTROS 8TH: Wynn singled to left; May forced Wynn (third to second); Miller was called out on strikes; Edwards grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 2. METS 8TH: Garrett singled to second; Mays out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Garrett to second]; Agee struck out; Dyer was walked intentionally; Milner walked [Garrett to third, Dyer to second]; Beauchamp singled to left [Garrett scored, Dyer scored, Milner to second]; YORK REPLACED ROBERTS (PITCHING); Martinez popped to shortstop; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 4. ASTROS 9TH: KRANEPOOL REPLACED BEAUCHAMP (PLAYING 1B); Rader grounded out (shortstop to first); Helms flied to center; STEWART BATTED FOR YORK; Stewart popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 4. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 2 7 0 7 Mets 4 10 1 7

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