Houston Astros 5, New York Mets 4 (10 innings)
Regular Season Game 129
Played on Wednesday, August 20, 1975 (N) at Astrodome

NY  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    3  0  1    0  -   4  8  0
HOU N    0  1  0    0  1  1    0  1  0    1  -   5  8  1
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Clines cf                     5   0   3   1       0   1       6   0
Millan 2b                     5   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Vail lf                       5   1   0   0       0   0       2   0
Staub rf                      4   1   0   0       1   0       2   0
Kingman 1b                    5   1   1   3       0   1       5   0
Torre 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
Grote c                       4   0   3   0       0   0       8   0
  Stearns pr,c                0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Heidemann ss                  3   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
  Phillips ph,ss              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Webb p                        2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Alou ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Lockwood p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Apodaca p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Garrett ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Baldwin p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       39   4   8   4       2   4      27   5

BATTING - 
HR: Kingman (25,7th inning off Roberts 2 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Howard lf                     5   0   1   1       0   1       3   0
Gross rf                      3   1   0   0       2   0       2   0
Cedeno cf                     5   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Johnson 1b                    5   1   3   2       0   1      14   1
May c                         4   1   1   0       0   1       4   0
Rader 3b                      2   0   0   0       1   0       0   2
  Cruz ph                     1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Cabell 3b                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
DaVanon ss                    3   0   0   0       1   1       0   8
Andrews 2b                    2   1   1   1       1   1       2   4
  Boswell ph,2b               1   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
Roberts p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Sosa p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Cosgrove p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Granger p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Metzger ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Crawford p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   5   8   5       5   7      30  17

FIELDING - 
E: DaVanon (5).

BATTING - 
2B: May (12,off Webb); Johnson (12,off Baldwin).
3B: Howard (5,off Webb).
HR: Johnson (12,6th inning off Webb 0 on 0 out).
IBB: DaVanon (1,by Lockwood).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cruz (4,2nd base off Lockwood/Grote).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Webb                          6     4   3   3   3   3   1  25
Lockwood                      1.2   2   1   1   2   3   0   9
Apodaca                       0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Baldwin L(2-4)                1     2   1   1   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9     8   5   5   5   7   1  40

Baldwin faced 2 batters in the 10th inning
IBB: Lockwood (3,DaVanon).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Roberts                       6.2   5   3   2   2   3   1  28
Sosa                          1.2   1   1   1   0   1   0   6
Cosgrove                      0.1   2   0   0   0   0   0   3
Granger                       0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Crawford W(3-4)               1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                       10     8   4   3   2   4   1  41

WP: Roberts (5).

Umpires: HP - Paul Pryor, 1B - Nick Colosi, 2B - John McSherry, 3B - Chris Pelekoudas
Time of Game: 2:43   Attendance: 9667


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Clines              cf        Howard              lf
2. Millan              2b        Gross               rf
3. Vail                lf        Cedeno              cf
4. Staub               rf        Johnson             1b
5. Kingman             1b        May                 c
6. Torre               3b        Rader               3b
7. Grote               c         DaVanon             ss
8. Heidemann           ss        Andrews             2b
9. Webb                p         Roberts             p

METS 1ST: Clines singled to left; Millan flied to left; Vail
forced Clines (shortstop to second); Staub grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Howard flied to right; Gross flied to left; Cedeno
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 0.

METS 2ND: Kingman struck out; Torre grounded out (second to
first); Grote grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Johnson struck out; May doubled to right; Rader
walked; DaVanon struck out; Andrews singled to center [Rader to
second, May scored]; Roberts forced Andrews (second to
shortstop); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

METS 3RD: Heidemann grounded out (first to pitcher); Webb struck
out; Clines grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Howard struck out; Gross flied to center; Cedeno
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 1.

METS 4TH: Millan grounded out (shortstop to first); Vail
grounded out (shortstop to first); Staub flied to right; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Johnson lined to third; May flied to right; Rader
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 1.

METS 5TH: Kingman grounded out (pitcher to first); Torre
grounded out (third to first); Grote singled to left; Heidemann
forced Grote (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: DaVanon flied to center; Andrews walked; Roberts
popped to first; Howard tripled to right [Andrews scored]; Gross
walked; Cedeno lined to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 2.

METS 6TH: Webb flied to left; Clines struck out; Millan grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Johnson homered; May flied to center; Rader lined to
shortstop; DaVanon flied to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 3.

METS 7TH: Vail reached on an error by DaVanon; Staub walked
[Vail to second]; Kingman homered [Vail scored (unearned), Staub
scored]; Torre flied to right in foul territory; Grote singled
to center; Roberts threw a wild pitch [Grote to second];
Heidemann flied to left; ALOU BATTED FOR WEBB; Alou walked;
Clines singled [Alou to second, Grote to third]; SOSA REPLACED
ROBERTS (PITCHING); Millan grounded out (second to first); 3 R
(2 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: LOCKWOOD REPLACED ALOU (PITCHING); Andrews was
called out on strikes; Sosa struck out; Howard lined to third; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 3.

METS 8TH: Vail grounded out (first unassisted); Staub grounded
out (shortstop to first); Kingman grounded out (third to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Gross walked; Cedeno popped to catcher in foul
territory; Johnson singled [Gross to second]; May struck out;
CRUZ BATTED FOR RADER; Cruz singled to center [Johnson to third,
Gross scored]; Cruz stole second; DaVanon was walked
intentionally; BOSWELL BATTED FOR ANDREWS; APODACA REPLACED
LOCKWOOD (PITCHING); Boswell was called out on strikes; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 4.

METS 9TH: CABELL REPLACED CRUZ (PLAYING 3B); BOSWELL STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 2B); Torre struck out; Grote singled to right;
STEARNS RAN FOR GROTE; PHILLIPS BATTED FOR HEIDEMANN; COSGROVE
REPLACED SOSA (PITCHING); Phillips popped to third; GARRETT
BATTED FOR APODACA; Garrett singled to right [Stearns to third];
Clines singled to right [Garrett to second, Stearns scored];
GRANGER REPLACED COSGROVE (PITCHING); Millan forced Clines
(shortstop to second); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 9TH: STEARNS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); PHILLIPS STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING SS); BALDWIN REPLACED GARRETT (PITCHING);
METZGER BATTED FOR GRANGER; Metzger flied to center; Howard
flied to center; Gross grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 4, Astros 4.

METS 10TH: CRAWFORD REPLACED METZGER (PITCHING); Vail grounded
out (second to first); Staub lined to second; Kingman flied to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 10TH: Cedeno singled to left; Johnson doubled to right
[Cedeno scored]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 4, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             4   8   0    7
 Astros           5   8   1    8


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