Houston Astros 6, New York Mets 0
Regular Season Game 87
Played on Friday, July 15, 1983 (N) at Astrodome

NY  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  0
HOU N    0  4  0    0  0  0    1  1  x  -   6 12  0
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Oquendo ss                    4   0   2   0       0   1       5   4
Wilson cf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Hernandez 1b                  3   0   0   0       1   0       7   1
Foster lf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Kingman rf                    3   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Brooks 3b                     3   0   1   0       0   0       0   4
Giles 2b                      3   0   2   0       0   1       3   1
Ortiz c                       2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Bradley ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Hodges c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lynch p                       2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Diaz p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Staub ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gorman p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   0   5   0       1   8      24  13

BATTING - 
GDP: Hernandez (4,off Knepper).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Oquendo (7,2nd base by Knepper/Bjorkman).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Moreno cf                     4   2   2   2       1   0       2   0
Puhl rf                       4   0   2   2       0   1       2   0
Thon ss                       4   0   1   0       1   0       0   8
Garner 3b                     5   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Cruz lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Knight 1b                     4   2   3   0       0   0       9   0
Doran 2b                      3   0   2   1       1   0       4   2
Bjorkman c                    2   1   0   0       1   0       8   1
Knepper p                     4   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   6  12   6       4   1      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Thon-Doran-Knight.

BATTING - 
3B: Moreno 2 (11,off Lynch,off Gorman); Knight (3,off Diaz).
SF: Puhl (2,off Gorman).
HBP: Bjorkman (1,by Lynch).
IBB: Doran (9,by Lynch); Thon (6,by Lynch); Bjorkman (2,by Diaz).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Garner (11,2nd base off Lynch/Ortiz); Doran (6,2nd base off Diaz/Ortiz).
CS: Knight (3,3rd base by Diaz/Ortiz).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lynch L(6-4)                  4.1   9   4   4   3   0   0  26
Diaz                          2.2   2   1   1   1   1   0  10
Gorman                        1     1   1   1   0   0   0   4
Totals                        8    12   6   6   4   1   0  40

WP: Lynch (2).
HBP: Lynch (3,Bjorkman).
IBB: Lynch 2 (4,Doran,Thon); Diaz (8,Bjorkman).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper W(3-9)                9     5   0   0   1   8   0  31


Umpires: HP - Randy Marsh, 1B - Bill Williams, 2B - John McSherry, 3B - Fred Brocklander
Time of Game: 2:14   Attendance: 19661


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Oquendo             ss        Moreno              cf
2. Wilson              cf        Puhl                rf
3. Hernandez           1b        Thon                ss
4. Foster              lf        Garner              3b
5. Kingman             rf        Cruz                lf
6. Brooks              3b        Knight              1b
7. Giles               2b        Doran               2b
8. Ortiz               c         Bjorkman            c
9. Lynch               p         Knepper             p

METS 1ST: Oquendo singled to left; Oquendo was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); Wilson struck out; Hernandez walked;
Foster struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Moreno grounded out (first unassisted); Puhl flied
out to left; Thon singled to right; Garner forced Thon
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 2ND: Kingman struck out; Brooks singled to second; Giles
struck out; Ortiz forced Brooks (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz grounded out (shortstop to first); Knight
singled to center; Doran singled to left [Knight to second];
Bjorkman forced Doran (pitcher to shortstop) [Knight to third,
Bjorkman to first]; Knepper singled to right [Knight scored,
Bjorkman to third]; Moreno tripled to right [Bjorkman scored,
Knepper scored]; Puhl singled to center [Moreno scored]; Thon
forced Puhl (shortstop to second); 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 4.

METS 3RD: Lynch struck out; Oquendo struck out; Wilson grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros
4.

ASTROS 3RD: Garner singled to left; Cruz lined to right; Garner
stole second; Knight lined to center; Doran was walked
intentionally; Bjorkman made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 4.

METS 4TH: Hernandez lined to left; Foster grounded out
(shortstop to first); Kingman flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Knepper grounded out (third to first); Moreno
walked; Puhl singled to left [Moreno to third]; Lynch threw a
wild pitch [Puhl to second]; Thon was walked intentionally;
Garner made an out to second; Cruz forced Thon (second to
shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 4.

METS 5TH: Brooks flied out to center; Giles singled to second;
Ortiz forced Giles (shortstop to second); Lynch struck out; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Knight singled to left; Doran flied out to left;
Bjorkman was hit by a pitch [Knight to second]; DIAZ REPLACED
LYNCH (PITCHING); Knight was caught stealing third (catcher to
third to shortstop); Knepper flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 4.

METS 6TH: Oquendo singled to left; Wilson flied out to right;
Hernandez grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Oquendo out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Moreno grounded out (first to pitcher); Puhl struck
out; Thon made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 4.

METS 7TH: Foster flied out to left; Kingman made an out to
first; Brooks grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Garner grounded out (pitcher to first); Cruz
grounded out (shortstop to first); Knight tripled to center;
Doran singled to center [Knight scored]; Doran stole second;
Bjorkman was walked intentionally; Knepper flied out to center;
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 5.

METS 8TH: Giles singled to center; BRADLEY BATTED FOR ORTIZ;
Bradley struck out; STAUB BATTED FOR DIAZ; Staub grounded out
(second to first) [Giles to second]; Oquendo grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: HODGES REPLACED BRADLEY (PLAYING C ); GORMAN
REPLACED STAUB (PITCHING); Moreno tripled to right; Puhl hit a
sacrifice fly to right [Moreno scored]; Thon grounded out (third
to first); Garner grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 6.

METS 9TH: Wilson grounded out (third to first); Hernandez flied
out to right; Foster grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             0   5   0    4
 Astros           6  12   0   10


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