Houston Astros 5, New York Mets 2

Regular Season Game 47

Played on Saturday, May 29, 1982 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N 0 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 - 5 8 0 NY N 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 - 2 5 2

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO APuhl rf 4 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 Reynolds ss 4 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 Knight 3b 4 2 2 2 1 0 0 2 Cruz lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 Walling 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 Heep 1b 3 1 1 1 1 0 6 0 Loucks cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Garner 2b 4 0 1 2 0 1 1 4 Scott cf,lf 3 0 2 0 1 0 2 0 Pujols c 3 0 0 0 0 1 9 0 Niekro p 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 1Totals34 5 8 5 5 5 27 8BATTING -HR:Heep (2,4th inning off Zachry 0 on 0 out); Knight (3,7th inning off Swan 0 on 0 out).SH:Pujols (1,off Swan).Team LOB:8.BASERUNNING -SB:Reynolds (2,2nd base off Zachry/Hodges).

New York MetsAB R H RBI BB SO PO AWilson cf 4 0 0 1 0 2 4 0 Backman 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 6 Foster lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 Kingman 1b 4 1 1 1 0 1 10 0 Valentine rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 0 Hodges c 3 0 0 0 0 3 6 1 Brooks 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 Veryzer ss 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 Zachry p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Falcone p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Rajsich ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Swan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 Staub ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Hausman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals32 2 5 2 0 9 27 10FIELDING -E:Brooks 2 (11).BATTING -HR:Kingman (14,9th inning off Niekro 0 on 2 out).Team LOB:3.

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPNiekro W(4-4) 9 5 2 2 0 9 1 32WP:Niekro 2 (6).

New York MetsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPZachry L(4-2) 4.1 6 4 4 5 3 1 24 Falcone 1.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 Swan 2 2 1 1 0 1 1 8 Hausman 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3Totals9 8 5 5 5 5 2 40Umpires:HP - Eric Gregg, 1B - Fred Brocklander, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Paul RungeTime of Game:2:30Attendance:34184 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros New York Mets 1. Puhl rf Wilson cf 2. Reynolds ss Backman 2b 3. Knight 3b Foster lf 4. Cruz lf Kingman 1b 5. Heep 1b Valentine rf 6. Garner 2b Hodges c 7. Scott cf Brooks 3b 8. Pujols c Veryzer ss 9. Niekro p Zachry p ASTROS 1ST: Puhl grounded out (second to first); Reynolds walked; Reynolds stole second; Knight walked; Cruz popped to catcher in foul territory; Heep flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 1ST: Wilson struck out; Backman grounded out (second to first); Foster grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. ASTROS 2ND: Garner grounded out (second to first); Scott singled to center; Pujols struck out; Niekro singled to left [Scott to second]; Puhl grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 2ND: Kingman flied out to center; Valentine singled to right; Hodges struck out; Brooks struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. ASTROS 3RD: Reynolds popped to third in foul territory; Knight reached on an error by Brooks [Knight to first]; Knight was picked off first (catcher to first); Cruz was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 3RD: Veryzer grounded out (third to first); Zachry popped to first in foul territory; Wilson was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. ASTROS 4TH: Heep homered; Garner was called out on strikes; Scott walked; Pujols grounded out (third to first) [Scott to second]; Niekro flied out to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 0. METS 4TH: Backman grounded out (first unassisted); Foster flied out to right; Kingman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 0. ASTROS 5TH: Puhl walked; On a bunt Reynolds singled to third [Puhl to third (error by Brooks)]; Knight singled to third [Reynolds to second, Puhl scored]; Cruz flied out to center; Heep walked [Reynolds to third, Knight to second]; Garner singled to center [Heep to second, Knight scored, Reynolds scored]; FALCONE REPLACED ZACHRY (PITCHING); Scott flied out to center; Pujols popped to shortstop; 3 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 0. METS 5TH: Valentine struck out; Hodges struck out; Brooks flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 0. ASTROS 6TH: Niekro flied out to right; Puhl grounded out (second to first); Reynolds grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 0. METS 6TH: Veryzer singled to right; RAJSICH BATTED FOR FALCONE; Niekro threw a wild pitch [Veryzer to second]; Niekro threw a wild pitch [Veryzer to third]; Rajsich struck out; Wilson grounded out (second to first) [Veryzer scored]; Backman singled to shortstop; Foster singled to center [Backman to second]; Kingman flied out to left; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 1. ASTROS 7TH: SWAN REPLACED RAJSICH (PITCHING); Knight homered; Cruz popped to second; Heep popped to third in foul territory; Garner flied out to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 5, Mets 1. METS 7TH: WALLING REPLACED CRUZ (PLAYING 1B); LOUCKS REPLACED HEEP (PLAYING CF); SCOTT CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); Valentine flied out to right; Hodges was called out on strikes; Brooks flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 5, Mets 1. ASTROS 8TH: Scott singled to center; Pujols out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Scott to second]; Niekro struck out; Puhl grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 5, Mets 1. METS 8TH: Veryzer grounded out (third to first); STAUB BATTED FOR SWAN; Staub grounded out (shortstop to first); Wilson grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 5, Mets 1. ASTROS 9TH: HAUSMAN REPLACED STAUB (PITCHING); Reynolds was called out on strikes; Knight grounded out (second to first); Walling flied to right in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 5, Mets 1. METS 9TH: Backman flied out to left; Foster popped to second; Kingman homered; Valentine grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 5, Mets 2. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 5 8 0 8 Mets 2 5 2 3

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