Houston Astros 6, New York Mets 2
Regular Season Game 100
Played on Friday, July 20, 1973 (N) at Astrodome

NY  N    0  0  1    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   2 11  1
HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  3    0  2  x  -   6  7  0
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Mays cf                       4   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Millan 2b                     5   1   1   0       0   0       4   1
Staub rf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Jones lf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Milner 1b                     4   0   2   1       0   0       8   0
Dyer c                        4   0   2   0       0   0       7   0
Garrett 3b                    4   1   2   1       0   0       1   1
Harrelson ss                  3   0   2   0       0   1       0   4
  Beauchamp ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Martinez ss                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Matlack p                     3   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Hahn ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   2  11   2       1   3      24   7

FIELDING - 
E: Martinez (8).

BATTING - 
2B: Millan (12,off Roberts); Milner (4,off Roberts); Dyer (5,off Roberts).
HR: Garrett (7,4th inning off Roberts 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Mays (7,off Roberts).
Team LOB: 9.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    4   0   1   0       0   1       0   3
Helms 2b                      4   1   1   0       0   0       2   5
Cedeno cf                     3   1   1   2       1   1       3   0
Watson lf                     3   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Agee lf                     1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
May 1b                        4   1   1   1       0   1      10   0
Rader 3b                      4   2   2   3       0   1       1   1
Wynn rf                       3   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Jutze c                       3   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Roberts p                     3   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Totals                       32   6   7   6       1   7      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Helms-May.

BATTING - 
2B: Watson (15,off Matlack).
HR: Rader 2 (15,2nd inning off Matlack 0 on 0 out,6th inning off Matlack 1
on 2 out); Cedeno (16,8th inning off Matlack 1 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (35,2nd base off Matlack/Dyer).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Matlack L(7-12)               8     7   6   5   1   7   3  33


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Roberts W(10-7)               9    11   2   2   1   3   1  38

WP: Roberts (3).

Umpires: HP - Art Williams, 1B - Shag Crawford, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - Andy Olsen
Time of Game: 2:15   Attendance: 20731


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Mays                cf        Metzger             ss
2. Millan              2b        Helms               2b
3. Staub               rf        Cedeno              cf
4. Jones               lf        Watson              lf
5. Milner              1b        May                 1b
6. Dyer                c         Rader               3b
7. Garrett             3b        Wynn                rf
8. Harrelson           ss        Jutze               c
9. Matlack             p         Roberts             p

METS 1ST: Mays singled; Millan popped to second; Staub grounded
out (first unassisted) [Mays to second]; Jones flied to right; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger singled to center; Helms popped to second;
Cedeno walked [Metzger to second]; Watson flied to center
[Metzger to third]; Cedeno stole second; May struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 2ND: Milner singled to right; Dyer flied to right; Garrett
singled [Milner to second]; Harrelson singled to right [Milner
to third, Garrett to second]; Matlack flied to left; Mays forced
Milner (third unassisted); 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros
0.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader homered; Wynn flied to right; Jutze grounded
out (shortstop to first); Roberts struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

METS 3RD: Millan doubled to left; Staub popped to first; Jones
grounded out (second to first) [Millan to third]; Milner doubled
to right [Millan scored]; Dyer grounded out (third to first); 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Metzger grounded out (shortstop to first); Helms
singled to left; Cedeno popped to first; Watson forced Helms
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 1.

METS 4TH: Garrett homered; Harrelson struck out; Matlack
grounded out (second to first); Mays walked; Roberts threw a
wild pitch [Mays to second]; Millan flied to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: May popped to third; Rader popped to second; Wynn
lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 1.

METS 5TH: Staub grounded out (shortstop to first); Jones flied
to center; Milner grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Jutze struck out; Roberts grounded out (second to
first); Metzger struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2,
Astros 1.

METS 6TH: Dyer singled to left; Garrett flied to right;
Harrelson singled to right [Dyer to second]; On a bunt Matlack
singled [Harrelson to second, Dyer to third]; Mays grounded into
a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Matlack out at
second]; 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Helms popped to second; Cedeno was called out on
strikes; Watson doubled to left; May singled to center [Watson
scored]; Rader homered [May scored]; Wynn flied to center; 3 R,
3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 4.

METS 7TH: AGEE REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING LF); Millan grounded out
(shortstop to first); Staub struck out; Jones grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Jutze grounded out (first unassisted); Roberts
struck out; Metzger grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 4.

METS 8TH: Milner flied to right; Dyer doubled to left; Garrett
flied to center; BEAUCHAMP BATTED FOR HARRELSON; Beauchamp
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: MARTINEZ REPLACED BEAUCHAMP (PLAYING SS); Helms
reached on an error by Martinez [Helms to second]; Cedeno
homered [Helms scored (unearned)]; Agee grounded out (shortstop
to first); May grounded out (third to first); Rader was called
out on strikes; 2 R (1 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 6.

METS 9TH: HAHN BATTED FOR MATLACK; Hahn flied to left; Mays
flied to right; Millan flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 2, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             2  11   1    9
 Astros           6   7   0    3


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