Houston Astros 7, New York Mets 1

Regular Season Game 64

Played on Friday, June 17, 1977 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 3 0 - 7 11 1 NY N 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 8 1

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO ACedeno cf 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 Cabell 3b 4 3 2 3 1 1 0 2 Cruz rf 3 1 2 1 2 0 3 0 Ferguson c 4 1 0 0 1 0 9 0 Watson 1b 4 0 1 2 1 1 6 0 Howe 2b 5 0 2 1 0 0 3 2 Howard lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 Gonzalez ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 2 Metzger ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Bannister p 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 0Totals36 7 11 7 6 4 27 6FIELDING -E:Cabell (8).BATTING -2B:Cruz (13,off Zachry); Cabell (12,off Zachry).HR:Cabell (5,8th inning off Baldwin 2 on 2 out).IBB:Cruz (3,by Zachry); Watson (4,by Baldwin).Team LOB:8.BASERUNNING -SB:Cruz (18,2nd base off Baldwin/Grote).

New York MetsAB R H RBI BB SO PO ARandle 3b 5 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 Millan 2b 4 0 1 0 1 0 2 5 Henderson lf 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 Milner 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 10 0 Vail rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 2 Grote c 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 0 Mazzilli cf 4 0 1 0 0 3 1 0 Flynn ss 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 4 Zachry p 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 Valentine ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 Baldwin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Torre ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals35 1 8 0 3 8 27 12FIELDING -DP:1. Vail-Milner.E:Randle (6).BATTING -2B:Vail (5,off Bannister).Team LOB:10.BASERUNNING -SB:Mazzilli (13,2nd base off Bannister/Ferguson).

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPBannister W(2-6) 9 8 1 0 3 8 0 38

New York MetsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPZachry L(3-8) 6 7 4 1 4 4 0 28 Baldwin 3 4 3 3 2 0 1 14Totals9 11 7 4 6 4 1 42IBB:Zachry (2,Cruz); Baldwin (2,Watson).Umpires:HP - Paul Runge, 1B - Ed Montague, 2B - Lee Weyer, 3B - Art WilliamsTime of Game:2:21Attendance:15201 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros New York Mets 1. Cedeno cf Randle 3b 2. Cabell 3b Millan 2b 3. Cruz rf Henderson lf 4. Ferguson c Milner 1b 5. Watson 1b Vail rf 6. Howe 2b Grote c 7. Howard lf Mazzilli cf 8. Gonzalez ss Flynn ss 9. Bannister p Zachry p ASTROS 1ST: Cedeno lined to shortstop; Cabell struck out; Cruz walked; Ferguson walked [Cruz to second]; Watson was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 1ST: Randle grounded out (third to first); Millan walked; Henderson singled to right [Millan to third]; Milner was called out on strikes; Vail lined to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. ASTROS 2ND: Howe popped to second; Howard grounded out (shortstop to first); Gonzalez singled to pitcher; Bannister singled to left [Gonzalez to second]; Cedeno grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 2ND: Grote flied out to center; Mazzilli was called out on strikes; Flynn flied to right in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. ASTROS 3RD: Cabell walked; Cruz doubled to right [Cabell scored, Cruz out at third (right to second to third)]; Ferguson grounded out (first unassisted); Watson grounded out (pitcher unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 0. METS 3RD: Zachry was called out on strikes; Randle struck out; Millan singled to left; Henderson grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 0. ASTROS 4TH: Howe flied out to left; Howard grounded out (first unassisted); Gonzalez flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 0. METS 4TH: Milner popped to second; Vail doubled to left; Grote flied out to center; Mazzilli singled to left [Vail scored (error by Cabell) (unearned) (no RBI)]; Mazzilli stole second; Flynn walked; Zachry grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 1. ASTROS 5TH: Bannister grounded out (shortstop to first); Cedeno struck out; Cabell doubled to left; Cruz was walked intentionally; Ferguson reached on an error by Randle [Cabell to third, Cruz to second, Ferguson to first]; Watson singled to left [Cabell scored (unearned), Cruz scored (unearned), Ferguson to second]; Howe singled to right [Ferguson scored (unearned), Watson to third]; Howard forced Howe (shortstop to second); 3 R (0 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 1. METS 5TH: Randle grounded out (second to first); Millan popped to left; Henderson singled to second; Milner singled to left [Henderson to third]; Vail struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 1. ASTROS 6TH: Gonzalez singled to shortstop; On a bunt Bannister struck out; Cedeno hit into a double play (right to first) [Gonzalez out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 1. METS 6TH: Grote flied out to left; Mazzilli struck out; Flynn singled to pitcher; VALENTINE BATTED FOR ZACHRY; Valentine walked [Flynn to second]; Randle forced Valentine (second to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 1. ASTROS 7TH: BALDWIN REPLACED VALENTINE (PITCHING); Cabell grounded out (shortstop to first); Cruz singled to right; Cruz stole second; Ferguson flied out to center; Watson was walked intentionally; Howe singled to second [Cruz out at home (second to third), Watson to second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 1. METS 7TH: Millan flied out to right; Henderson grounded out (shortstop to first); Milner was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 1. ASTROS 8TH: Howard popped to third; Gonzalez lined to pitcher; Bannister walked; Cedeno singled to left [Bannister to second]; Cabell homered [Bannister scored, Cedeno scored]; Cruz grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 7, Mets 1. METS 8TH: Vail made an out to second; Grote singled to center; Mazzilli struck out; Flynn grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 7, Mets 1. ASTROS 9TH: Ferguson flied out to right; Watson grounded out (second to first); Howe grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 7, Mets 1. METS 9TH: METZGER REPLACED GONZALEZ (PLAYING SS); TORRE BATTED FOR BALDWIN; Torre flied out to right; Randle popped to catcher in foul territory; Millan lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 7, Mets 1. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 7 11 1 8 Mets 1 8 1 10

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