New York Mets 2, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 91
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Wednesday, July 19, 1978 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  7  1
NY  N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   2  6  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Sexton ss                     3   0   1   0       0   1       1   3
  Walling ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Fischlin ss                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Puhl cf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Cabell 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Cruz rf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Watson 1b                     4   1   1   0       0   1       8   0
Howe 2b                       4   0   2   1       0   0       3   3
Bergman lf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Bochy c                       3   0   2   0       0   1       5   1
Lemongello p                  2   0   0   0       1   1       0   4
Totals                       33   1   7   1       1   7      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Sexton-Howe-Watson.
E: Watson (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Watson (16,off Swan); Howe (28,off Swan).
GDP: Puhl (7,off Swan).
Team LOB: 6.

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Randle 3b                     2   1   0   0       2   0       1   2
Foli ss                       4   1   1   0       0   2       1   1
Boisclair rf                  4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Montanez 1b                   3   0   1   2       1   0       9   1
Mazzilli cf                   3   0   1   0       1   0       0   0
S. Henderson lf               4   0   2   0       0   1       3   0
Hodges c                      4   0   1   0       0   0       9   0
Flynn 2b                      2   0   0   0       1   0       1   2
Swan p                        2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                       28   2   6   2       5   4      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Foli-Montanez.

BATTING - 
2B: Montanez (22,off Lemongello).
SH: Swan (5,off Lemongello).
GDP: S. Henderson (11,off Lemongello).
IBB: Flynn (6,by Lemongello); Randle (6,by Lemongello).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Mazzilli (9,2nd base by Lemongello/Bochy).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemongello L(7-9)             8     6   2   2   5   4   0  34

IBB: Lemongello 2 (4,Flynn,Randle).

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Swan W(2-5)                   9     7   1   1   1   7   0  34


Umpires: HP - Eric Gregg, 1B - Bill Williams, 2B - Dick Stello, 3B - Bruce Froemming
Time of Game: 2:09   Attendance: 13539


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Sexton              ss        Randle              3b
2. Puhl                cf        Foli                ss
3. Cabell              3b        Boisclair           rf
4. Cruz                rf        Montanez            1b
5. Watson              1b        Mazzilli            cf
6. Howe                2b        S. Henderson        lf
7. Bergman             lf        Hodges              c
8. Bochy               c         Flynn               2b
9. Lemongello          p         Swan                p

ASTROS 1ST: Sexton flied out to left; Puhl grounded out (third
to first); Cabell made an out to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Randle walked; Foli singled to right [Randle to
third]; Boisclair flied out to left; Montanez doubled to left
[Randle scored, Foli scored]; Mazzilli walked; S. Henderson
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Mazzilli out at second]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets
2.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz grounded out (first to pitcher); Watson flied
out to right; Howe singled to left; Bergman was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

METS 2ND: Hodges grounded out (shortstop to first); Flynn
grounded out (second to first); Swan grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Bochy singled to right; Debut game for Bruce
Bochy; On a bunt Lemongello struck out; Sexton singled to
left [Bochy to second]; Puhl grounded into a double play
(shortstop to first) [Sexton out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

METS 3RD: Randle grounded out (shortstop to first); Foli struck
out; Boisclair made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Cabell struck out; Cruz popped to third in foul
territory; Watson doubled to left; Howe doubled to center
[Watson scored]; Bergman flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 2.

METS 4TH: Montanez flied out to center; Mazzilli singled to
second; S. Henderson singled to shortstop [Mazzilli to second];
Hodges flied out to center [Mazzilli to third, S. Henderson to
second]; Flynn was walked intentionally; Swan popped to catcher
in foul territory; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Bochy struck out; Lemongello grounded out (first
unassisted); Sexton struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Mets 2.

METS 5TH: Randle flied out to right; Foli struck out; Boisclair
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Puhl flied out to left; Cabell grounded out (first
unassisted); Cruz grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 2.

METS 6TH: Montanez flied out to center; Mazzilli reached on an
error by Watson [Mazzilli to first]; Mazzilli was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); S. Henderson was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Watson popped to catcher in foul territory; Howe
flied out to right; Bergman singled to center; Bochy singled to
left [Bergman to second]; Lemongello walked [Bergman to third,
Bochy to second]; WALLING BATTED FOR SEXTON; Walling struck out;
0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 2.

METS 7TH: FISCHLIN REPLACED WALLING (PLAYING SS); Hodges singled
to center; Flynn forced Hodges (pitcher to shortstop); Swan out
on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Flynn to second];
Randle was walked intentionally; Foli grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Puhl grounded out (pitcher to first); Cabell popped
to second; Cruz popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 2.

METS 8TH: Boisclair grounded out (second to first); Montanez
walked; Mazzilli flied out to center; S. Henderson singled to
right [Montanez to third]; Hodges grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Watson struck out; Howe grounded out (third to
first); Bergman grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   7   1    6
 Mets             2   6   0    8


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