New York Mets 1, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 55
Played on Wednesday, June 4, 1975 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  3
NY  N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   1  9  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross lf                      3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Metzger ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Cedeno cf                     3   0   0   0       1   1       4   0
Watson 1b                     3   0   1   0       1   1      11   0
Cabell rf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   1   0       1   1       0   4
May c                         3   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Helms 2b                      3   0   1   0       0   1       1   5
Konieczny p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Johnson ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Howard pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Crawford p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       28   0   5   0       3   6      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Helms-Watson.
E: Watson (1), May 2 (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Rader (8,off Koosman).
SH: Konieczny (2,off Koosman); Gross (2,off Koosman).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cabell (4,2nd base off Koosman/Grote).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Unser cf                      5   0   2   0       0   1       2   0
Millan 2b                     3   1   1   0       2   0       5   4
Jones lf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Gallagher lf                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Staub rf                      4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Kranepool 1b                  4   0   3   1       0   0       7   1
Torre 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
xPhillips ss                  2   0   0   0       1   1       2   5
Grote c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       7   1
Koosman p                     3   0   0   0       1   1       0   2
Totals                       33   1   9   1       4   4      27  16

x - reached first on interference.
BATTING - 
2B: Kranepool (6,off Konieczny).
GDP: Millan (6,off Crawford).
IBB: Phillips (2,by Konieczny).
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Millan (1,2nd base off Konieczny/May).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Konieczny L(3-7)              7     8   1   1   4   4   0  35
Crawford                      1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8     9   1   1   4   4   0  38

IBB: Konieczny (1,Phillips).

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Koosman W(5-3)                9     5   0   0   3   6   0  33

BK: Koosman (3).

Umpires: HP - Andy Olsen, 1B - Terry Tata, 2B - Ed Sudol, 3B - Bill Williams
Time of Game: 2:12   Attendance: 15442


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Gross               lf        Unser               cf
2. Metzger             ss        Millan              2b
3. Cedeno              cf        Jones               lf
4. Watson              1b        Staub               rf
5. Cabell              rf        Kranepool           1b
6. Rader               3b        Torre               3b
7. May                 c         Phillips            ss
8. Helms               2b        Grote               c
9. Konieczny           p         Koosman             p

ASTROS 1ST: Gross grounded out (second to first); Metzger struck
out; Cedeno struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Unser struck out; Millan walked; Jones singled to
right [Millan to third]; Staub struck out; Kranepool singled to
right [Jones to second, Millan scored]; Torre flied to center; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson walked; Cabell forced Watson (second to
shortstop); Cabell stole second; Cabell was picked off second
(catcher to shortstop); Rader struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 1.

METS 2ND: Phillips grounded out (second to first); Grote
grounded out (third to first); Koosman walked; Unser singled
[Koosman to second]; Millan flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

ASTROS 3RD: May struck out; Helms singled to left; Konieczny out
on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Helms to second]; Gross
singled to left [Helms out at home (left to catcher)]; 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

METS 3RD: Jones grounded out (shortstop to first); Staub singled
to center; Kranepool singled to center [Staub to second]; Torre
singled to center [Kranepool to second, Staub to third];
Phillips struck out; Grote lined to left; 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Metzger grounded out (second to first); Cedeno flied
to right; Watson singled to center; Cabell grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

METS 4TH: Koosman flied to center; Unser grounded out (second to
first); Millan walked; Jones flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Rader doubled to center; May reached on a fielder's
choice [Rader out at third (pitcher to shortstop to third)];
Helms struck out; Konieczny grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

METS 5TH: Staub reached on an error by Watson; Kranepool doubled
to right [Staub to third]; Torre grounded out (third to first);
Phillips was walked intentionally; Grote flied to right; Koosman
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Gross grounded out (second to first); Metzger flied
to center; Cedeno walked; Koosman balked [Cedeno to second];
Watson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

METS 6TH: Unser grounded out (second to first); Millan singled
to right; Millan stole second [Millan to third (error by May)];
Jones grounded out (second to first); Staub grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

ASTROS 7TH: GALLAGHER REPLACED JONES (PLAYING LF); Cabell flied
to right; Rader walked; May forced Rader (shortstop to second);
Helms forced May (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 1.

METS 7TH: Kranepool flied to center; Torre flied to right;
Phillips reached on catcher's interference by May; Grote
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Mets 1.

ASTROS 8TH: JOHNSON BATTED FOR KONIECZNY; Johnson singled;
HOWARD RAN FOR JOHNSON; Gross out on a sacrifice bunt (third to
second) [Howard to second]; Metzger grounded out (third to
first); Cedeno popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Mets 1.

METS 8TH: CRAWFORD REPLACED HOWARD (PITCHING); Koosman grounded
out (shortstop to first); Unser singled to right; Millan
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Unser out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

ASTROS 9TH: Watson grounded out (pitcher to first); Cabell flied
to right; Rader flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Mets 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   5   3    6
 Mets             1   9   0   13


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