Houston Astros 5, New York Mets 4
Regular Season Game 125
Played on Tuesday, August 24, 1982 (N) at Astrodome

NY  N    0  2  1    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   4 15  2
HOU N    0  0  4    0  0  0    0  1  x  -   5  6  0
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wilson cf                     5   0   2   1       0   1       0   0
Bailor 2b,3b                  5   1   3   0       0   0       2   4
Valentine rf                  5   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Kingman 1b                    5   0   1   1       0   2       7   1
Foster lf                     4   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
Brooks 3b                     4   1   2   0       0   0       0   0
  Giles 2b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Gardenhire ss                 3   1   1   1       0   0       1   1
Bochy c                       3   1   2   1       0   0       9   1
  Hodges ph,c                 1   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Swan p                        2   0   1   0       1   1       1   1
  Staub ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Scott p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       38   4  15   4       2   5      24  10

FIELDING - 
E: Kingman (13), Gardenhire (22).

BATTING - 
2B: Brooks (16,off Knepper); Bochy (1,off Knepper).
SH: Gardenhire (10,off Moffitt).
GDP: Bailor (2,off Knepper); Foster (9,off Knepper).
Team LOB: 10.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Thon ss                       3   2   1   0       1   1       1   8
Puhl rf                       2   1   0   0       1   1       1   0
Knight 1b                     4   1   2   3       0   1      12   0
Garner 2b                     4   0   1   2       0   1       2   5
Cruz lf                       3   0   1   0       1   2       1   0
Ashby c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       6   2
Howe 3b                       4   0   0   0       0   2       2   1
Scott cf                      3   1   1   0       0   0       2   1
Knepper p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  LaCoss p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Walling ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Moffitt p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   5   6   5       3   9      27  18

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Thon-Knight, Thon-Garner-Knight.

BATTING - 
2B: Knight (30,off Swan); Garner (27,off Scott).
3B: Knight (5,off Swan).
SH: Knepper (5,off Swan); Puhl (2,off Scott).
IBB: Cruz (10,by Scott).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Scott (17,3rd base off Swan/Bochy).
CS: Cruz (9,2nd base by Swan/Bochy).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Swan                          7     4   4   4   2   8   0  27
Scott L(7-11)                 1     2   1   1   1   1   0   7
Totals                        8     6   5   5   3   9   0  34

IBB: Scott (3,Cruz).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper                       3.2   9   4   4   1   3   0  19
LaCoss                        3.1   2   0   0   1   2   0  13
Moffitt                       0.2   2   0   0   0   0   0   3
Smith W(3-4)                  1.1   2   0   0   0   0   0   6
Totals                        9    15   4   4   2   5   0  41

WP: Knepper (5), LaCoss (4).

Umpires: HP - Ed Montague, 1B - Fred Brocklander, 2B - Randy Marsh, 3B - Lee Weyer
Ejections: Hubie Brooks by Ed Montague [Call at HP (Bumped umpire)]
Time of Game: 2:29   Attendance: 21108


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Wilson              cf        Thon                ss
2. Bailor              2b        Puhl                rf
3. Valentine           rf        Knight              1b
4. Kingman             1b        Garner              2b
5. Foster              lf        Cruz                lf
6. Brooks              3b        Ashby               c
7. Gardenhire          ss        Howe                3b
8. Bochy               c         Scott               cf
9. Swan                p         Knepper             p

METS 1ST: Wilson singled to left; Bailor grounded into a double
play (shortstop to first) [Wilson out at second]; Valentine
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Thon was called out on strikes; Puhl struck out;
Knight doubled to left; Garner was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 2ND: Kingman struck out; Foster struck out; Brooks doubled
to right; Gardenhire singled to left [Brooks scored]; Bochy
doubled to left [Gardenhire scored]; Knepper threw a wild pitch
[Bochy to third]; Swan struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets
2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz singled to third; Cruz was caught stealing
second (catcher to shortstop); Ashby grounded out (first to
pitcher); Howe grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 0.

METS 3RD: Wilson grounded out (shortstop to first); Bailor
singled to right; Valentine singled to center [Bailor to third];
Kingman singled to center [Valentine to second, Bailor scored];
Foster grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Kingman out at second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 3,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Scott singled to center; Knepper out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Scott to second]; Scott stole third;
Thon walked; Puhl walked [Thon to second]; Knight tripled to
right [Puhl scored, Thon scored, Scott scored]; Garner grounded
out (second to first) [Knight scored]; Cruz struck out; 4 R, 2
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 4.

METS 4TH: Brooks grounded out (shortstop to first); Gardenhire
grounded out (third to first); Bochy singled to center; Swan
walked [Bochy to second]; Wilson singled to left [Swan to
second, Bochy scored]; LACOSS REPLACED KNEPPER (PITCHING);
Bailor flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 4, Astros
4.

ASTROS 4TH: Ashby grounded out (second to first); Howe struck
out; Scott grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Mets 4, Astros 4.

METS 5TH: Valentine grounded out (shortstop to first); Kingman
struck out; Foster walked; Brooks grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: LaCoss flied out to left; Thon popped to catcher;
Puhl reached on an error by Kingman [Puhl to first]; Knight
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets
4, Astros 4.

METS 6TH: Gardenhire grounded out (shortstop to first); Bochy
flied out to right; Swan singled to second; Wilson struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Garner flied out to right; Cruz struck out; Ashby
lined to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 4, Astros 4.

METS 7TH: Bailor singled to second; Valentine grounded out
(second to first) [Bailor to second]; Kingman reached on a
fielder's choice [Bailor out at third (shortstop to catcher to
third)]; LaCoss threw a wild pitch [Kingman to second]; Foster
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets
4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Howe struck out; Scott popped to second; WALLING
BATTED FOR LACOSS; Walling was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 4, Astros 4.

METS 8TH: MOFFITT REPLACED WALLING (PITCHING); Brooks singled to
center; Gardenhire out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second)
[Brooks to second]; HODGES BATTED FOR BOCHY; Hodges singled to
center [Brooks out at home (center to second to catcher)];
Hubie Brooks ejected by HP umpire Ed Montague for bumping the
umpire during an argument; STAUB BATTED FOR SWAN; SMITH
REPLACED MOFFITT (PITCHING); Staub flied out to center; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: HODGES STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); SCOTT REPLACED
STAUB (PITCHING); GILES REPLACED BROOKS (PLAYING 2B); BAILOR
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); Thon singled to center; Puhl out
on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Thon to second]; Knight
struck out; Garner doubled to left [Thon scored]; Cruz was
walked intentionally; Ashby reached on an error by Gardenhire
[Cruz to second, Garner to third]; Howe grounded out (pitcher to
first); 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 4, Astros 5.

METS 9TH: Wilson grounded out (second to first); Bailor singled
to left; Valentine singled to left [Bailor to second]; Kingman
flied out to center; Foster forced Bailor (third unassisted); 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 4, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             4  15   2   10
 Astros           5   6   0    5


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