Houston Astros 1, New York Mets 0
Regular Season Game 89
Played on Saturday, July 17, 1976 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  4  0
NY  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross rf                      4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Howard pr,lf                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Andrews 2b                    3   0   1   0       1   1       1   4
Cedeno cf                     4   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   1      10   2
Cruz lf,rf                    3   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Cabell 3b                     3   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Herrmann c                    3   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Metzger ss                    3   0   0   0       0   2       3   4
Andujar p                     3   0   0   0       0   2       2   2
Totals                       30   1   4   1       1  11      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Andrews-Metzger-Watson.

BATTING - 
HR: Cedeno (15,1st inning off Seaver 0 on 2 out).
GDP: Cedeno (9,off Lockwood).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cruz (13,2nd base off Seaver/Grote).
CS: Watson (2,2nd base by Seaver/Grote).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Phillips 3b,ss                3   0   0   0       1   0       1   3
Millan 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       0   3
Boisclair lf                  4   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Kingman rf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Kranepool 1b                  3   0   1   0       0   1       9   0
Unser cf                      3   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Milner ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Grote c                       2   0   1   0       1   0      11   2
Harrelson ss                  2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Garrett ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Staiger 3b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Seaver p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Torre ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Brown pr                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lockwood p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   0   5   0       2   5      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Phillips-Kranepool.
E: Harrelson (12).
PB: Grote (3).

BATTING - 
SH: Kranepool (2,off Andujar).
GDP: Boisclair (3,off Andujar).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Andujar W(6-5)                9     5   0   0   2   5   0  33


New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Seaver L(9-6)                 8     3   1   1   0  11   1  27
Lockwood                      1     1   0   0   1   0   0   4
Totals                        9     4   1   1   1  11   1  31


Umpires: HP - John Kibler, 1B - Terry Tata, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - Frank Pulli
Time of Game: 2:19   Attendance: 32911


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Gross               rf        Phillips            3b
2. Andrews             2b        Millan              2b
3. Cedeno              cf        Boisclair           lf
4. Watson              1b        Kingman             rf
5. Cruz                lf        Kranepool           1b
6. Cabell              3b        Unser               cf
7. Herrmann            c         Grote               c
8. Metzger             ss        Harrelson           ss
9. Andujar             p         Seaver              p

ASTROS 1ST: Gross struck out; Andrews grounded out (catcher to
first); Cedeno homered; Watson struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 1, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Phillips walked; Millan singled [Phillips to second];
Boisclair grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Phillips to third, Millan out at second]; Kingman made
an out to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz singled; Cruz stole second; Cabell struck out;
Herrmann grounded out (second to first) [Cruz to third]; Metzger
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Kranepool struck out; Unser flied out to left; Grote
singled; Harrelson grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Andujar struck out; Gross flied out to left; Andrews
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets
0.

METS 3RD: Seaver struck out; Phillips grounded out (first to
pitcher); Millan grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

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

METS 4TH: Boisclair struck out; Kingman grounded out (third to
first); Kranepool grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Cabell grounded out (second to first); Herrmann
grounded out (third to first); Metzger struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

METS 5TH: Unser grounded out (shortstop to first); Grote walked;
Harrelson flied out to center; Seaver grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Andujar struck out; Gross flied out to left; Andrews
singled; Cedeno struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Mets 0.

METS 6TH: Phillips grounded out (second to first); Millan
grounded out (third to first); Boisclair struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Watson reached on an error by Harrelson; Watson was
caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Cruz struck out;
Cabell grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Mets 0.

METS 7TH: Kingman singled; Kranepool out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Kingman to second]; Unser struck out; Grote
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
1, Mets 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Herrmann struck out; Metzger flied out to left;
Andujar flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Mets 0.

METS 8TH: GARRETT BATTED FOR HARRELSON; Garrett flied out to
left; TORRE BATTED FOR SEAVER; Torre singled; BROWN RAN FOR
TORRE; Phillips flied out to left; Millan lined to third; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

ASTROS 9TH: STAIGER REPLACED GARRETT (PLAYING 3B); PHILLIPS
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING SS); LOCKWOOD REPLACED BROWN
(PITCHING); Gross singled; HOWARD RAN FOR GROSS; Grote allowed a
passed ball [Howard to second]; Andrews walked; Cedeno grounded
into a double play (shortstop to first) [Howard to third,
Andrews out at second]; Watson grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

METS 9TH: HOWARD STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); CRUZ CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); Boisclair grounded out (first
unassisted); Kingman flied out to center; Kranepool singled;
MILNER BATTED FOR UNSER; Milner forced Kranepool (second to
shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   4   0    3
 Mets             0   5   1    6


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