New York Mets 12, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 82
Played on Wednesday, July 7, 1976 (N) at Astrodome

NY  N    2  4  1    0  0  2    0  0  3  -  12 20  1
HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  2  0  -   4 11  3
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Phillips 3b                   4   2   3   2       1   0       0   5
Millan 2b                     6   1   2   0       0   0       6   1
Milner lf                     5   1   2   3       0   1       0   1
  Brown lf                    1   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Kingman rf                    3   2   1   1       2   0       1   0
Kranepool 1b                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Torre ph,1b                 5   1   2   2       0   1       9   0
Boisclair cf                  6   1   2   0       0   1       3   0
Grote c                       4   0   3   0       1   0       4   0
  Hodges c                    1   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Harrelson ss                  5   2   2   2       0   0       0   5
Koosman p                     5   1   2   0       0   1       0   1
  Sanders p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       46  12  20  10       4   4      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Harrelson-Millan-Torre.
E: Torre (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Phillips (4,off Andujar); Milner (14,off Siebert); Harrelson (6,off Siebert);
Kingman (11,off Griffin); Grote (6,off Rondon).
SF: Kingman (2,off Andujar); Phillips (3,off Siebert).
IBB: Kingman (4,by Siebert).
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Boisclair (5,2nd base off Andujar/Jutze).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cabell 3b                     5   0   1   0       0   2       2   1
Andrews 2b                    5   0   0   0       0   0       4   4
Cedeno cf                     3   0   2   0       0   0       3   0
  Rondon p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Boswell ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Watson 1b                     5   1   2   0       0   2       7   1
Roberts rf                    4   1   2   0       1   1       1   0
Johnson lf                    3   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
Jutze c                       3   1   1   1       1   0       4   0
Metzger ss                    4   1   2   2       0   1       1   2
Andujar p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Siebert p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  DaVanon ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Griffin p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howard ph,cf                1   0   0   1       0   0       1   0
Totals                       36   4  11   4       4   7      27   8

FIELDING - 
E: Jutze (2), Andujar (1), Griffin (1).
PB: Jutze (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Roberts (6,off Koosman); Boswell (5,off Sanders).
3B: Metzger (6,off Koosman).
SF: Howard (2,off Koosman).
GDP: Cabell (4,off Koosman).
Team LOB: 10.

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Koosman W(9-6)                8    10   4   4   4   5   0  37
Sanders                       1     1   0   0   0   2   0   4
Totals                        9    11   4   4   4   7   0  41


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Andujar L(4-5)                1.1   7   6   5   0   0   0  11
Siebert                       2.2   6   1   1   1   2   0  15
Griffin                       2     3   2   1   2   1   0  12
Rondon                        3     4   3   3   1   1   0  14
Totals                        9    20  12  10   4   4   0  52

WP: Griffin (3), Rondon (2).
IBB: Siebert (7,Kingman).

Umpires: HP - Tom Gorman, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - John McSherry, 3B - Art Williams
Time of Game: 2:56   Attendance: 12608


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Phillips            3b        Cabell              3b
2. Millan              2b        Andrews             2b
3. Milner              lf        Cedeno              cf
4. Kingman             rf        Watson              1b
5. Kranepool           1b        Roberts             rf
6. Boisclair           cf        Johnson             lf
7. Grote               c         Jutze               c
8. Harrelson           ss        Metzger             ss
9. Koosman             p         Andujar             p

METS 1ST: Phillips doubled; Millan made an out to pitcher;
Milner singled [Phillips scored, Milner to third (error by
Andujar)]; Kingman hit a sacrifice fly to center [Milner scored
(unearned)]; Kranepool grounded out (second to first); 2 R (1
ER), 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Cabell singled; Andrews made an out to second;
Cedeno singled [Cabell to second]; Watson struck out; Roberts
singled [Cabell to third, Cedeno to second]; Johnson struck out;
0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 0.

METS 2ND: Boisclair singled; Boisclair stole second; Grote
singled [Boisclair to third]; Harrelson forced Grote (shortstop
to second) [Boisclair scored]; Koosman singled [Harrelson to
second]; Phillips singled [Harrelson scored, Koosman to second];
Millan singled [Koosman to third, Phillips to second]; SIEBERT
REPLACED ANDUJAR (PITCHING); Milner doubled [Koosman scored,
Phillips scored, Millan to third]; Kingman was walked
intentionally; TORRE BATTED FOR KRANEPOOL; Torre made an out to
second; Boisclair grounded out (first to second); 4 R, 6 H, 0 E,
3 LOB.  Mets 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: TORRE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Jutze grounded
out (third to first); Metzger was called out on strikes; Siebert
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
6, Astros 0.

METS 3RD: Grote flied out to right; Harrelson doubled; Koosman
singled [Harrelson to third]; Phillips hit a sacrifice fly to
center [Harrelson scored]; Millan singled [Koosman to second];
Milner was called out on strikes; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 7,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Cabell flied out to center; Andrews flied out to
center; Cedeno singled [Cedeno out at second (left to second)];
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 7, Astros 0.

METS 4TH: Kingman flied out to left; Torre struck out; Boisclair
singled; Grote singled [Boisclair to second]; Harrelson made an
out to third; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 7, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Watson singled; Roberts walked [Watson to second];
Johnson walked [Watson to third, Roberts to second]; Jutze
grounded out (third to first) [Watson scored, Roberts to third,
Johnson to second]; Metzger singled [Roberts scored, Johnson to
third]; DAVANON BATTED FOR SIEBERT; DaVanon walked [Metzger to
second]; Cabell grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [DaVanon out at second]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets
7, Astros 2.

METS 5TH: GRIFFIN REPLACED DAVANON (PITCHING); Koosman made an
out to first; Phillips walked; Millan grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Phillips to second]; Griffin threw a wild pitch
[Phillips to third]; Milner grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 7, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Andrews grounded out (pitcher to shortstop to
first); Cedeno grounded out (third to first); Watson flied out
to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 7, Astros 2.

METS 6TH: Kingman doubled; Torre singled [Kingman to third,
Torre to second (error by Jutze)]; Boisclair flied out to
center; Jutze allowed a passed ball [Kingman scored, Torre to
third]; Grote walked; Harrelson singled [Torre scored
(unearned), Grote to second]; Koosman struck out; Phillips
reached on an error by Griffin [Grote to third, Harrelson to
second]; Millan forced Grote (third unassisted); 2 R (1 ER), 3
H, 2 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 9, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Roberts doubled; Johnson grounded out (third to
first); Jutze walked; Metzger made an out to second; HOWARD
BATTED FOR GRIFFIN; Howard forced Jutze (shortstop to second); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 9, Astros 2.

METS 7TH: RONDON REPLACED CEDENO (PITCHING); HOWARD STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING CF); Milner made an out to second; Kingman flied
out to left; Torre flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 9, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Cabell struck out; Andrews flied out to center;
Rondon reached on an error by Torre [Rondon to second]; Watson
singled [Rondon to third]; Roberts made an out to second; 0 R, 1
H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 9, Astros 2.

METS 8TH: Boisclair grounded out (second to first); Grote
doubled to left; Harrelson flied out to center; Koosman grounded
out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 9, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: HODGES REPLACED GROTE (PLAYING C ); BROWN REPLACED
MILNER (PLAYING LF); Johnson grounded out (third to first);
Jutze singled; Metzger tripled [Jutze scored]; Howard hit a
sacrifice fly to left [Metzger scored]; Cabell struck out; 2 R,
2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 9, Astros 4.

METS 9TH: Phillips singled; Millan forced Phillips (second to
shortstop); Brown singled [Millan to second]; Kingman walked
[Millan to third, Brown to second]; Torre singled [Millan
scored, Brown scored, Kingman to third]; Rondon threw a wild
pitch [Kingman scored, Torre to second]; Boisclair struck out;
Hodges grounded out (first unassisted); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 12, Astros 4.

ASTROS 9TH: SANDERS REPLACED KOOSMAN (PITCHING); Andrews
grounded out (shortstop to first); BOSWELL BATTED FOR RONDON;
Boswell doubled; Watson struck out; Roberts struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 12, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets            12  20   1   13
 Astros           4  11   3   10


Data courtesy of Retrosheet