New York Mets 4, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 60
Played on Saturday, June 9, 1979 (D) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  7  1
NY  N    2  0  0    0  0  2    0  0  x  -   4  5  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl cf                       4   0   2   0       0   0       2   1
Reynolds ss                   4   0   1   0       0   0       1   5
Cedeno 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   0      10   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Cabell 3b                     4   0   2   0       0   0       1   2
Walling rf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Howe 2b                       4   0   0   0       0   1       4   4
Ashby c                       3   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
Andujar p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Throop p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Landestoy ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dixon p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   0   7   0       0   3      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Reynolds-Howe-Cedeno.
E: Howe (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Reynolds (8,off Swan).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cabell (16,2nd base off Swan/Stearns).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Youngblood rf                 3   1   0   0       1   0       4   0
Taveras ss                    4   2   2   0       0   0       1   1
Mazzilli cf                   4   1   1   0       0   0       3   0
Montanez 1b                   3   0   1   1       0   0       8   0
Stearns c                     2   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
Henderson lf                  3   0   1   2       0   1       2   0
Trevino 3b                    3   0   0   0       0   1       3   3
Flynn 2b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Swan p                        3   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
Totals                       28   4   5   3       2   5      27   8

BATTING - 
2B: Taveras (8,off Andujar).
GDP: Stearns (8,off Andujar).
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Youngblood (8,2nd base off Andujar/Ashby).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Andujar L(5-4)                6     5   4   4   2   4   0  24
Throop                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Dixon                         1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8     5   4   4   2   5   0  30


New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Swan W(6-4)                   9     7   0   0   0   3   0  34


Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Lanny Harris, 2B - Andy Olsen, 3B - Frank Pulli
Time of Game: 1:57   Attendance: 10499


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Puhl                cf        Youngblood          rf
2. Reynolds            ss        Taveras             ss
3. Cedeno              1b        Mazzilli            cf
4. Cruz                lf        Montanez            1b
5. Cabell              3b        Stearns             c
6. Walling             rf        Henderson           lf
7. Howe                2b        Trevino             3b
8. Ashby               c         Flynn               2b
9. Andujar             p         Swan                p

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl grounded out (second to pitcher); Reynolds
doubled to right; Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); Cruz
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets
0.

METS 1ST: Youngblood walked; On a bunt Taveras singled to first
[Youngblood to second]; Mazzilli flied out to center; Montanez
popped to third; Stearns walked [Youngblood to third, Taveras to
second]; Henderson singled to center [Youngblood scored, Taveras
scored, Stearns out at third (center to shortstop to second)]; 2
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Cabell singled to right; Cabell stole second;
Walling flied out to left; Howe popped to second; Ashby grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

METS 2ND: Trevino was called out on strikes; Flynn grounded out
(third to first); Swan was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 3RD: On a bunt Andujar struck out; Puhl grounded out
(second to first); Reynolds flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

METS 3RD: Youngblood reached on an error by Howe [Youngblood to
first]; Youngblood stole second; Taveras popped to second;
Mazzilli flied out to left; Montanez flied out to center; 0 R, 0
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno grounded out (third to first); Cruz popped to
third; Cabell flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Mets 2.

METS 4TH: Stearns was called out on strikes; Henderson struck
out; Trevino grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Walling flied out to center; Howe grounded out
(third to first); Ashby flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

METS 5TH: Flynn grounded out (second to first); Swan grounded
out (shortstop to first); Youngblood grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Andujar grounded out (pitcher to first); Puhl
singled to right; Reynolds popped to shortstop; Cedeno flied out
to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

METS 6TH: Taveras doubled to left; On a bunt Mazzilli singled to
third [Taveras stayed at second]; Montanez singled to right
[Taveras scored, Mazzilli to third]; Stearns grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Mazzilli scored (no
RBI), Montanez out at second]; Henderson grounded out (second to
first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Cruz popped to third; Cabell singled to left;
Walling flied out to left; Howe struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 4.

METS 7TH: THROOP REPLACED ANDUJAR (PITCHING); Trevino made an
out to shortstop; Flynn popped to first; Swan struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Ashby singled to center; LANDESTOY BATTED FOR
THROOP; Landestoy made an out to second; On a bunt Puhl singled
to third [Ashby to second]; Reynolds popped to third in foul
territory; Cedeno singled to left [Ashby to third, Puhl to
second]; Cruz popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 3 H, 0 E,
3 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 4.

METS 8TH: DIXON REPLACED LANDESTOY (PITCHING); Youngblood
grounded out (third to first); Taveras grounded out (shortstop
to first); Mazzilli lined to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Cabell grounded out (third to first); Walling flied
out to center; Howe flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   7   1    7
 Mets             4   5   0    2


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