New York Mets 2, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 25
Played on Friday, May 4, 1984 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  3  2
NY  N    0  1  0    0  0  1    0  0  x  -   2  5  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bass rf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       2   1
Reynolds ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       2   6
  Tolman ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Mumphrey cf                   3   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
Cabell 1b                     3   0   1   0       0   0      11   0
Garner 3b                     3   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Doran 2b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       3   2
Bailey c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Knepper p                     2   0   0   0       0   2       1   2
  Puhl ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       29   0   3   0       2   5      24  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Knepper-Reynolds, Bass-Cabell, Reynolds-Doran-Cabell.
E: Reynolds 2 (4).

BATTING - 
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Cabell (1,2nd base by Darling/Fitzgerald).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gardenhire 2b                 4   1   0   0       0   0       2   3
Oquendo ss                    3   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Hernandez 1b                  3   0   1   1       0   0       8   0
Foster lf                     2   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Strawberry rf                 3   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Wilson cf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Brooks 3b                     3   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
Fitzgerald c                  3   0   1   0       0   0       5   1
Darling p                     3   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Orosco p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       27   2   5   2       1   2      27   7

BATTING - 
HR: Brooks (4,2nd inning off Knepper 0 on 2 out).
SH: Oquendo (2,off Knepper).
GDP: Fitzgerald (1,off Knepper).
IBB: Foster (2,by Knepper).
Team LOB: 3.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper L(2-4)                8     5   2   1   1   2   1  29

IBB: Knepper (2,Foster).

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Darling W(2-2)                8     2   0   0   2   5   0  27
Orosco SV(5)                  1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9     3   0   0   2   5   0  31

Darling faced 1 batter in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Dutch Rennert, 1B - Ed Montague, 2B - Eric Gregg, 3B - Lee Weyer
Time of Game: 1:53   Attendance: 9717


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Bass                rf        Gardenhire          2b
2. Reynolds            ss        Oquendo             ss
3. Cruz                lf        Hernandez           1b
4. Mumphrey            cf        Foster              lf
5. Cabell              1b        Strawberry          rf
6. Garner              3b        Wilson              cf
7. Doran               2b        Brooks              3b
8. Bailey              c         Fitzgerald          c
9. Knepper             p         Darling             p

ASTROS 1ST: Bass grounded out (second to first); Reynolds flied
out to right; Cruz struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Gardenhire grounded out (shortstop to first); Oquendo
grounded out (shortstop to first); Hernandez reached on an error
by Reynolds; Foster forced Hernandez (second unassisted); 0 R, 0
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Mumphrey walked; Cabell flied out to center; Garner
flied out to left; Doran flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Strawberry popped to first in foul territory; Wilson
grounded out (shortstop to first); Brooks homered; Fitzgerald
singled; Darling grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Bailey lined to shortstop; Knepper struck out; Bass
singled; Reynolds grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

METS 3RD: Gardenhire grounded out (third to first); Oquendo
flied out to center; Hernandez lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Cruz grounded out (second to first); Mumphrey flied
out to center; Cabell singled; Cabell was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

METS 4TH: Foster singled; Strawberry struck out; Wilson hit into
a double play (pitcher to shortstop) [Foster out at second]; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Garner grounded out (shortstop to first); Doran
grounded out (second to first); Bailey popped to third in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

METS 5TH: Brooks grounded out (third to first); Fitzgerald flied
out to right; Darling struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Mets 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Knepper struck out; Bass flied out to left; Reynolds
popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Mets 1.

METS 6TH: Gardenhire reached on an error by Reynolds; Oquendo
out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Gardenhire to
second]; Hernandez singled [Gardenhire scored (unearned),
Hernandez to second (on throw to home)]; Foster was walked
intentionally; Strawberry hit into a double play (right to
first) [Foster out at second]; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Cruz lined to third; Mumphrey struck out; Cabell
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Mets 2.

METS 7TH: Wilson grounded out (shortstop to first); Brooks
singled; Fitzgerald grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Brooks out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Garner struck out; Doran flied out to center; Bailey
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

METS 8TH: Darling flied out to left; Gardenhire popped to third
in foul territory; Oquendo grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 9TH: PUHL BATTED FOR KNEPPER; Puhl walked; OROSCO
REPLACED DARLING (PITCHING); Bass lined to second; TOLMAN BATTED
FOR REYNOLDS; Tolman flied out to right; Cruz singled [Puhl to
third]; Mumphrey lined to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
0, Mets 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   3   2    4
 Mets             2   5   0    3


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