New York Mets 9, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 48
Played on Sunday, May 30, 1982 (D) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  0    4  0  0  -   5 11  1
NY  N    4  3  0    1  0  0    1  0  x  -   9 14  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl rf                       5   0   1   2       0   0       6   0
Reynolds ss                   5   0   0   1       0   0       1   1
Knight 3b                     4   0   3   0       0   1       0   5
  Garcia pr,3b                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  LaCorte p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Heep 1b                       4   0   0   0       0   1       8   1
Garner 2b                     4   1   2   0       0   1       1   1
Scott cf                      4   1   1   1       0   1       3   0
Ashby c                       4   2   2   0       0   1       3   0
Knepper p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  LaCoss p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pittman ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cappuzzello p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Thon ph                     1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Moffitt p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Knicely ph,lf               1   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       37   5  11   5       1   5      24   9

FIELDING - 
E: Reynolds (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Ashby (6,off Scott); Garner (15,off Scott).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Garner (8,2nd base off Allen/Stearns).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wilson cf                     5   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Stearns c                     4   2   2   0       0   0       5   0
Foster lf                     5   1   2   2       0   1       2   0
  Youngblood lf               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Kingman 1b                    5   1   0   0       0   1       7   1
  Jorgensen 1b                0   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Valentine rf                  3   2   2   2       0   0       1   0
Brooks 3b                     4   2   4   1       0   0       1   3
Bailor 2b                     4   0   2   1       0   0       1   7
Veryzer ss                    3   0   1   2       0   0       3   0
Scott p                       3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Allen p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   9  14   8       0   3      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: Wilson (1), Veryzer (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Brooks (8,off LaCorte).
3B: Brooks (2,off LaCoss).
HR: Foster (6,1st inning off Knepper 1 on 1 out).
SH: Allen (1,off LaCorte).
SF: Valentine (1,off Cappuzzello); Veryzer (1,off LaCorte).
HBP: Stearns (2,by LaCoss).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Wilson (19,3rd base off Knepper/Ashby); Stearns (6,2nd base off LaCoss/Ashby);
Kingman (2,2nd base off LaCoss/Ashby).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper L(2-6)                0.2   6   4   4   0   1   1   8
LaCoss                        1.1   2   3   0   0   1   0   8
Cappuzzello                   2     3   1   1   0   1   0   9
Moffitt                       2     1   0   0   0   0   0   7
LaCorte                       2     2   1   1   0   0   0   8
Totals                        8    14   9   6   0   3   1  40

WP: Knepper (2).
HBP: LaCoss (2,Stearns).

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Scott W(4-4)                  6.1   9   5   5   1   3   0  28
Allen SV(13)                  2.2   2   0   0   0   2   0  10
Totals                        9    11   5   5   1   5   0  38


Umpires: HP - Fred Brocklander, 1B - Bob Engel, 2B - Paul Runge, 3B - Eric Gregg
Time of Game: 2:28   Attendance: 19544


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Puhl                rf        Wilson              cf
2. Reynolds            ss        Stearns             c
3. Knight              3b        Foster              lf
4. Cruz                lf        Kingman             1b
5. Heep                1b        Valentine           rf
6. Garner              2b        Brooks              3b
7. Scott               cf        Bailor              2b
8. Ashby               c         Veryzer             ss
9. Knepper             p         Scott               p

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl grounded out (first unassisted); Reynolds
grounded out (second to first); Knight singled to center; Cruz
singled to right [Knight to third]; Heep struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Wilson singled to left; Knepper threw a wild pitch
[Wilson to second]; Wilson stole third; Stearns flied out to
center; Foster homered [Wilson scored]; Kingman struck out;
Valentine singled to left; Brooks singled to right [Valentine to
third]; Bailor singled to right [Brooks to third, Valentine
scored]; Veryzer singled to left [Bailor to second, Brooks
scored]; LACOSS REPLACED KNEPPER (PITCHING); Scott flied out to
center; 4 R, 6 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 4.

ASTROS 2ND: Garner was called out on strikes; Scott grounded out
(second to first); Ashby flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 4.

METS 2ND: Wilson grounded out (second to first); Stearns was hit
by a pitch; Stearns stole second; Foster struck out; Kingman
reached on an error by Reynolds [Stearns scored (unearned) (no
RBI)]; Kingman stole second; Valentine singled to center
[Kingman scored (unearned)]; Brooks tripled to center [Valentine
scored (unearned)]; Bailor flied out to center; 3 R (0 ER), 2 H,
1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 7.

ASTROS 3RD: PITTMAN BATTED FOR LACOSS; Pittman grounded out
(third to first); Puhl flied out to center; Reynolds popped to
third in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 7.

METS 3RD: CAPPUZZELLO REPLACED PITTMAN (PITCHING); Veryzer
grounded out (third to first); Scott grounded out (third to
first); Wilson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets
7.

ASTROS 4TH: Knight singled to second [Knight out at second
(second to shortstop)]; Cruz grounded out (second to first);
Heep flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 7.

METS 4TH: Stearns singled to left; Foster singled to left
[Stearns to second]; Kingman flied out to right [Stearns to
third]; Valentine hit a sacrifice fly to right [Stearns scored];
Brooks singled to left [Foster to second]; Bailor flied out to
right; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 8.

ASTROS 5TH: Garner popped to shortstop; Scott flied out to
center; Ashby doubled to right; THON BATTED FOR CAPPUZZELLO;
Thon singled to left [Ashby scored]; Puhl popped to shortstop; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 8.

METS 5TH: MOFFITT REPLACED THON (PITCHING); Veryzer grounded out
(third to first); Scott grounded out (third to first); Wilson
grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Mets 8.

ASTROS 6TH: Reynolds grounded out (first to pitcher); Knight was
called out on strikes; Cruz flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 8.

METS 6TH: Stearns singled to third; Foster flied out to left;
Kingman flied out to right; Valentine grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 8.

ASTROS 7TH: Heep grounded out (second to first); Garner doubled
to right; Scott singled to center [Garner scored]; Ashby singled
to right [Scott to second]; KNICELY BATTED FOR MOFFITT; Knicely
walked [Scott to third, Ashby to second]; Puhl singled to center
[Scott scored, Ashby scored, Knicely to third (error by
Wilson)]; ALLEN REPLACED SCOTT (PITCHING); Reynolds forced Puhl
(third to second) [Knicely scored]; Knight singled to center
[Reynolds to second]; GARCIA RAN FOR KNIGHT; Cruz grounded out
(second to first); 4 R, 5 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 8.

METS 7TH: GARCIA STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); KNICELY STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING LF); LACORTE REPLACED CRUZ (PITCHING); Brooks
doubled to center; Bailor singled to right [Brooks to third];
Veryzer hit a sacrifice fly to right [Brooks scored]; Allen out
on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Bailor to second];
Wilson grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 5, Mets 9.

ASTROS 8TH: Heep flied out to left; Garner singled to right;
Garner stole second [Garner to third (error by Veryzer)]; Scott
struck out; Ashby struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5,
Mets 9.

METS 8TH: Stearns popped to shortstop; Foster grounded out
(shortstop to first); Kingman flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 9.

ASTROS 9TH: YOUNGBLOOD REPLACED FOSTER (PLAYING LF); JORGENSEN
REPLACED KINGMAN (PLAYING 1B); Knicely grounded out (third to
first); Puhl grounded out (second to first); Reynolds grounded
out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5  11   1    6
 Mets             9  14   2    7


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