New York Mets 3, Houston Astros 1

Regular Season Game 52

Played on Saturday, June 1, 1974 (D) at Shea Stadium

HOU N 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 5 0 NY N 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 x - 3 9 0

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO AGross rf 3 0 1 0 1 0 3 0 Metzger ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 1 Cedeno cf 4 1 1 1 0 2 2 0 Watson lf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 L. May 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 10 0 M. May c 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 Rader 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 Helms 2b 2 0 0 0 1 1 2 2 Roberts p 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 4Totals31 1 5 1 2 11 24 10BATTING -HR:Cedeno (11,4th inning off Seaver 0 on 1 out).Team LOB:5.BASERUNNING -CS:Gross (3,2nd base by Seaver/Grote).

New York MetsAB R H RBI BB SO PO AHahn cf 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 Millan 2b 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 3 Staub rf 4 0 2 2 0 1 0 0 Jones lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 Milner 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 10 0 Grote c 3 0 1 0 1 0 11 2 Martinez ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 Garrett 3b 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 Seaver p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1Totals32 3 9 3 1 2 27 9BATTING -2B:Staub (9,off Roberts); Milner (5,off Roberts).3B:Hahn (1,off Roberts).SH:Seaver (5,off Roberts).Team LOB:7.

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPRoberts L(5-6) 8 9 3 3 1 2 0 34

New York MetsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPSeaver W(3-5) 9 5 1 1 2 11 1 33BK:Seaver (1).Umpires:HP - Terry Tata, 1B - Tom Gorman, 2B - Bill Williams, 3B - Dick StelloEjections:NY Manager Yogi Berra by Dick Stello [Fair/foul call]Time of Game:2:11Attendance:18994 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros New York Mets 1. Gross rf Hahn cf 2. Metzger ss Millan 2b 3. Cedeno cf Staub rf 4. Watson lf Jones lf 5. L. May 1b Milner 1b 6. M. May c Grote c 7. Rader 3b Martinez ss 8. Helms 2b Garrett 3b 9. Roberts p Seaver p ASTROS 1ST:Mets Manager Yogi Berra ejected by 3B umpire Dick Stello sometime in game;Gross walked; Gross was caught stealing second (catcher to second); Metzger was called out on strikes; Cedeno was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 1ST: Hahn tripled to left; Millan singled to left [Hahn scored]; Staub doubled to left [Millan scored]; Jones grounded out (second to first) [Staub to third]; Milner popped to shortstop; Grote grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 2. ASTROS 2ND: Watson lined to first; L. May singled to center; M. May flied to left; Rader grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 2. METS 2ND: Martinez flied to center; Garrett grounded out (pitcher to first); Seaver popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 2. ASTROS 3RD: Helms grounded out (third to first); Roberts grounded out (shortstop to first); Gross grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 2. METS 3RD: Hahn popped to shortstop; Millan grounded out (third to first); Staub grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 2. ASTROS 4TH: Metzger struck out; Cedeno homered; Watson singled to left; L. May was called out on strikes; M. May struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 2. METS 4TH: Jones grounded out (pitcher to first); Milner grounded out (first unassisted); Grote singled to left; Martinez flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 2. ASTROS 5TH: Rader popped to first in foul territory; Helms walked; Roberts forced Helms (catcher to shortstop); Gross singled [Roberts to second]; Metzger grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 2. METS 5TH: Garrett singled to right; Seaver out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Garrett to second]; Hahn grounded out (third to first); Millan singled [Garrett to third]; Staub singled to right [Millan to second, Garrett scored]; Jones forced Millan (third unassisted); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 3. ASTROS 6TH: Cedeno struck out; Watson singled to center; Seaver balked [Watson to second]; L. May flied to center; M. May flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 3. METS 6TH: Milner doubled to right; Grote flied to right [Milner to third]; Martinez lined to pitcher; Garrett flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 3. ASTROS 7TH: Rader was called out on strikes; Helms struck out; Roberts struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 3. METS 7TH: Seaver struck out; Hahn singled to left; Millan flied to center; Staub struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 3. ASTROS 8TH: Gross flied to left; Metzger grounded out (second to first); Cedeno grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 3. METS 8TH: Jones grounded out (shortstop to first); Milner popped to second; Grote walked; Martinez grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 3. ASTROS 9TH: Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); L. May struck out; M. May struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 3. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 1 5 0 5 Mets 3 9 0 7

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