Houston Astros 1, New York Mets 0
Regular Season Game 56
Played on Friday, June 7, 1974 (N) at Astrodome

NY  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  7  2
HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   1  4  1
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Harrelson ss                  4   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Millan 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       3   4
Jones lf                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Kranepool lf                3   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
  Martinez pr                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Theodore lf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Staub rf                      3   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Milner 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       7   0
Schneck cf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Garrett 3b                    3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Grote c                       4   0   2   0       0   1       5   1
  Hahn pr                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Parker p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Boswell ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Apodaca p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hodges ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   0   7   0       2   3      24   7

FIELDING - 
E: Kranepool (1), Garrett (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Grote (3,off Wilson).
SH: Millan (6,off Wilson).
GDP: Milner (9,off Wilson).
Team LOB: 9.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross rf,lf                   3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Metzger ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       4   4
Cedeno cf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Watson lf                     3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Gallagher rf                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
L. May 1b                     3   1   1   1       0   2      10   1
M. May c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Helms 2b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
  Milbourne 2b                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Wilson p                      3   0   2   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                       28   1   4   1       1   5      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Helms-Metzger-L. May.
E: Watson (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Wilson (1,off Apodaca).
HR: L. May (10,2nd inning off Parker 0 on 1 out).
IBB: Gross (1,by Apodaca).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Cedeno (7,2nd base by Parker/Grote).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Parker L(1-4)                 6     3   1   1   0   3   1  21
Apodaca                       2     1   0   0   1   2   0   8
Totals                        8     4   1   1   1   5   1  29

IBB: Apodaca (6,Gross).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson W(3-3)                 9     7   0   0   2   3   0  36


Umpires: HP - Bob Engel, 1B - Jerry Dale, 2B - Chris Pelekoudas, 3B - Paul Pryor
Time of Game: 1:52   Attendance: 15406


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Harrelson           ss        Gross               rf
2. Millan              2b        Metzger             ss
3. Jones               lf        Cedeno              cf
4. Staub               rf        Watson              lf
5. Milner              1b        L. May              1b
6. Schneck             cf        M. May              c
7. Garrett             3b        Rader               3b
8. Grote               c         Helms               2b
9. Parker              p         Wilson              p

METS 1ST: Harrelson reached on an error by Watson [Harrelson to
second]; Millan out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second)
[Harrelson to third]; Jones struck out; Staub grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Gross grounded out (second to first); Metzger struck
out; Cedeno reached on an error by Garrett; Cedeno was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 0.

METS 2ND: Milner flied to right; Schneck grounded out (second to
first); Garrett walked; Grote struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: KRANEPOOL REPLACED JONES (PLAYING LF); Watson
grounded out (second to first); L. May homered; M. May lined to
shortstop; Rader singled to left [Rader to second (error by
Kranepool)]; Helms lined to third; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 1.

METS 3RD: Parker was called out on strikes; Harrelson popped to
second; Millan flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Wilson singled to left; Gross forced Wilson
(shortstop to second); Metzger grounded out (second to first)
[Gross to second]; Cedeno flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 0, Astros 1.

METS 4TH: Kranepool grounded out (shortstop to first); Staub
flied to center; Milner singled to right; Schneck popped to
shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Watson flied to right; L. May struck out; M. May
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 1.

METS 5TH: Garrett singled to right; Grote singled to left
[Garrett to second]; Parker forced Garrett (third to shortstop)
[Grote to second]; Harrelson grounded out (second to first)
[Parker to second, Grote to third]; Millan grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Rader popped to second; Helms flied to left; Wilson
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

METS 6TH: Kranepool flied to left; Staub walked; Milner grounded
into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Staub out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Gross flied to right; Metzger grounded out (first
unassisted); Cedeno flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 1.

METS 7TH: Schneck singled to right; Garrett popped to shortstop;
Grote flied to center; BOSWELL BATTED FOR PARKER; Boswell
singled to center [Schneck to third]; Harrelson grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: APODACA REPLACED BOSWELL (PITCHING); Watson struck
out; L. May struck out; M. May flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

METS 8TH: GALLAGHER REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING RF); GROSS CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); Millan popped to first in foul
territory; Kranepool singled to right; MARTINEZ RAN FOR
KRANEPOOL; Staub flied to center; Milner popped to third; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: THEODORE REPLACED MARTINEZ (PLAYING LF); Rader flied
to left; Helms grounded out (shortstop to first); Wilson doubled
to left; Gross was walked intentionally; Metzger grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

METS 9TH: MILBOURNE REPLACED HELMS (PLAYING 2B); Schneck flied
to center; Garrett grounded out (first unassisted); Grote
doubled to left; HAHN RAN FOR GROTE; HODGES BATTED FOR APODACA;
Hodges grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 0, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             0   7   2    9
 Astros           1   4   1    4


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