New York Mets 3, Houston Astros 1

Regular Season Game 59

Played on Sunday, June 12, 1977 (D) at Astrodome

NY N 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 - 3 7 0 HOU N 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 5 0

New York MetsAB R H RBI BB SO PO ARandle 3b 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 Harrelson ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 Milner 1b 2 0 1 0 2 1 10 0 Kingman lf 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 0 Vail rf 4 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 Stearns c 3 0 1 1 0 0 6 0 Boisclair cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 Millan 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 4 Seaver p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1Totals31 3 7 2 2 5 27 10BATTING -2B:Stearns (7,off Pentz).SH:Seaver (2,off Bannister).HBP:Stearns (3,by Bannister).GDP:Kingman (3,off Bannister).Team LOB:5.

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO ACedeno cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 Cabell 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 Cruz rf 3 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 Crawford lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 Ferguson c 4 0 1 0 0 1 5 0 Johnson 1b 2 0 0 0 2 1 8 1 Howard pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Howe 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 3 Sperring ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 Bannister p 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 Boswell ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Pentz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1Totals31 1 5 1 2 6 27 9FIELDING -DP:1. Cabell-Howe-Johnson.BATTING -3B:Cedeno (1,off Seaver).SF:Cruz (2,off Seaver).Team LOB:6.

PITCHING

New York MetsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPSeaver W(7-3) 9 5 1 1 2 6 0 34WP:Seaver (3).

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPBannister L(1-6) 8 5 2 2 2 4 0 30 Pentz 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 5Totals9 7 3 3 2 5 0 35WP:Bannister (3).HBP:Bannister (4,Stearns).Umpires:HP - Frank Pulli, 1B - Dutch Rennert, 2B - John Kibler, 3B - Nick ColosiTime of Game:2:01Attendance:10439 Starting Lineups: New York Mets Houston Astros 1. Randle 3b Cedeno cf 2. Harrelson ss Cabell 3b 3. Milner 1b Cruz rf 4. Kingman lf Crawford lf 5. Vail rf Ferguson c 6. Stearns c Johnson 1b 7. Boisclair cf Howe 2b 8. Millan 2b Sperring ss 9. Seaver p Bannister p METS 1ST: Randle flied out to center; Harrelson made an out to second; Milner walked; Kingman was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Mets 0, Astros 0. ASTROS 1ST: Cedeno tripled to left; Cabell grounded out (shortstop to first); Cruz hit a sacrifice fly to right [Cedeno scored]; Crawford grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Mets 0, Astros 1. METS 2ND: Vail struck out; Stearns was hit by a pitch; Boisclair grounded out (first unassisted) [Stearns to second]; Millan flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Mets 0, Astros 1. ASTROS 2ND: Ferguson flied out to right; Johnson grounded out (shortstop to first); Howe singled to left; Sperring struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Mets 0, Astros 1. METS 3RD: Seaver popped to shortstop in foul territory; Randle flied out to right; Harrelson made an out to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Mets 0, Astros 1. ASTROS 3RD: Bannister grounded out (shortstop to first); Cedeno struck out; Cabell flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Mets 0, Astros 1. METS 4TH: Milner singled to left; On a bunt Kingman singled to third [Milner to second]; Vail flied out to center; Stearns lined to left; Boisclair flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Mets 0, Astros 1. ASTROS 4TH: Cruz was called out on strikes; Crawford singled to second; Ferguson grounded out (shortstop to first) [Crawford to second]; Seaver threw a wild pitch [Crawford to third]; Johnson was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Mets 0, Astros 1. METS 5TH: Millan flied out to left; Seaver made an out to first; Randle made an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Mets 0, Astros 1. ASTROS 5TH: Howe grounded out (second to first); Sperring lined to third; Bannister singled to left; Cedeno forced Bannister (second to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Mets 0, Astros 1. METS 6TH: Harrelson popped to first; Milner walked; Kingman grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Milner out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Mets 0, Astros 1. ASTROS 6TH: Cabell lined to third; Cruz popped to first in foul territory; Crawford made an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Mets 0, Astros 1. METS 7TH: Vail singled to left; Vail was picked off first (pitcher to first to second to pitcher); Stearns popped to shortstop; Boisclair struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Mets 0, Astros 1. ASTROS 7TH: Ferguson was called out on strikes; Johnson walked; Howe flied out to right; Sperring grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Mets 0, Astros 1. METS 8TH: Millan singled to right; Seaver out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Millan to second]; Randle singled to center [Millan scored, Randle to second (on throw to home)]; Harrelson grounded out (second to first) [Randle to third]; Bannister threw a wild pitch [Randle scored]; Milner was called out on strikes; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Mets 2, Astros 1. ASTROS 8TH: BOSWELL BATTED FOR BANNISTER; Boswell grounded out (second to first); Cedeno flied out to center; Cabell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Mets 2, Astros 1. METS 9TH: PENTZ REPLACED BOSWELL (PITCHING); Kingman struck out; Vail singled to right; Stearns doubled to left [Vail scored]; Boisclair grounded out (pitcher to first); Millan grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Mets 3, Astros 1. ASTROS 9TH: Cruz flied out to left; Crawford grounded out (pitcher to first); Ferguson singled to left; Johnson walked [Ferguson to second]; HOWARD RAN FOR JOHNSON; Howe flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Mets 3, Astros 1. Final Totals R H E LOB Mets 3 7 0 5 Astros 1 5 0 6

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