New York Mets 4, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 80
Played on Monday, July 2, 1984 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   2  8  3
NY  N    0  1  0    0  2  0    1  0  x  -   4 11  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      4   1   1   0       0   2       4   5
Reynolds ss                   4   0   2   1       0   0       3   2
Walling 3b                    3   0   0   0       1   1       1   2
Cruz lf                       4   1   3   0       0   0       0   0
Mumphrey cf                   4   0   0   0       0   3       3   0
Cabell 1b                     4   0   2   0       0   1      10   0
Puhl rf                       3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Pankovits ph                1   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
Bailey c                      3   0   0   0       0   1       3   3
  Knight ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
M. Scott p                    2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Ruhle p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Bass ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  DiPino p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       34   2   8   2       1  13      24  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 4. Walling-Doran-Cabell, Ruhle-Bailey-Cabell, Doran-Reynolds-Cabell, Doran-Cabell.
E: Reynolds (12), Cabell (4), Puhl (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Cruz 2 (12,off Gooden 2).
3B: Doran (6,off Gooden).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cabell 2 (6,2nd base off Gooden/Hodges,3rd base off Gooden/Hodges).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Backman 2b                    4   0   2   3       0   0       2   2
Wilson cf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
Hernandez 1b                  3   0   2   0       1   0       3   1
Strawberry rf                 4   1   1   0       0   0       1   1
Foster lf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Brooks 3b                     3   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
Hodges c                      3   1   1   0       0   1      13   0
Gardenhire ss                 3   2   2   0       0   0       3   1
Gooden p                      2   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Orosco p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   4  11   4       1   2      27   6

BATTING - 
3B: Strawberry (1,off M. Scott).
SH: Gooden (3,off Ruhle).
GDP: Gardenhire (6,off M. Scott); Strawberry (5,off Ruhle); Brooks (6,off Ruhle).
IBB: Hernandez (4,by M. Scott).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Backman (4,2nd base by Ruhle/Bailey); Wilson (5,2nd base by Ruhle/Bailey).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
M. Scott L(4-6)               4.1   6   3   2   1   1   0  21
Ruhle                         2.2   4   1   1   0   1   0   8
DiPino                        1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8    11   4   3   1   2   0  32

IBB: M. Scott (2,Hernandez).

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gooden W(7-5)                 8.1   8   2   2   1  12   0  33
Orosco SV(15)                 0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Totals                        9     8   2   2   1  13   0  35


Umpires: HP - Dutch Rennert, 1B - Steve Rippley, 2B - Eric Gregg, 3B - Lee Weyer
Time of Game: 2:33   Attendance: 21923


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Doran               2b        Backman             2b
2. Reynolds            ss        Wilson              cf
3. Walling             3b        Hernandez           1b
4. Cruz                lf        Strawberry          rf
5. Mumphrey            cf        Foster              lf
6. Cabell              1b        Brooks              3b
7. Puhl                rf        Hodges              c
8. Bailey              c         Gardenhire          ss
9. M. Scott            p         Gooden              p

ASTROS 1ST: Doran tripled; Reynolds grounded out (second to
first) [Doran scored]; Walling flied out to center; Cruz doubled
[Cruz out at second (right to second to shortstop)]; Jose
Cruz overran 2B; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Backman grounded out (second to first); Wilson
grounded out (second to first); Hernandez flied out to center; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Mumphrey grounded out (pitcher to first); Cabell
struck out; Puhl struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Strawberry tripled; Foster struck out; Brooks reached
on an error by Reynolds [Strawberry scored, Brooks to second];
Hodges singled [Brooks to third]; Gardenhire grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Hodges out at second]; 1
R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Bailey popped to first; M. Scott struck out; Doran
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 1.

METS 3RD: Gooden grounded out (third to first); Backman flied
out to center; Wilson grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Reynolds singled; Walling forced Reynolds (first to
shortstop); Cruz popped to second; Mumphrey struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 1.

METS 4TH: Hernandez singled; Strawberry flied out to center
[Hernandez to second]; Foster grounded out (pitcher to first)
[Hernandez to third]; Brooks grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Cabell singled; Puhl flied out to right; Cabell
stole second; Cabell stole third; Bailey struck out; M. Scott
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 1.

METS 5TH: Hodges reached on an error by Cabell; Gardenhire
singled [Hodges to second]; Gooden singled [Hodges to third,
Gardenhire to second]; Backman singled [Hodges scored
(unearned), Gardenhire scored, Gooden to third, Backman to
second (on throw to home)]; Wilson popped to third in foul
territory; Hernandez was walked intentionally; RUHLE REPLACED M.
SCOTT (PITCHING); Strawberry grounded into a double play
(pitcher to catcher to first) [Gooden out at home]; 2 R (1 ER),
3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Doran struck out; Reynolds flied out to center;
Walling walked; Cruz doubled [Walling to third]; Mumphrey struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 3.

METS 6TH: Foster singled; Brooks grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Foster out at second]; Hodges
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Cabell flied out to center; Puhl flied out to
center; Bailey flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Mets 3.

METS 7TH: Gardenhire singled [Gardenhire to second (error by
Puhl)]; Gooden out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[Gardenhire to third]; Backman singled [Gardenhire scored];
Backman was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop);
Wilson singled; Wilson was caught stealing second (catcher to
second); 1 R, 3 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 4.

ASTROS 8TH: BASS BATTED FOR RUHLE; Bass struck out; Doran popped
to shortstop; Reynolds singled; Walling struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 4.

METS 8TH: DIPINO REPLACED BASS (PITCHING); Hernandez singled;
Strawberry forced Hernandez (pitcher to shortstop) [Strawberry
to first]; Foster hit into a double play (second to first)
[Strawberry out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Mets 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Cruz singled; Mumphrey struck out; Cabell singled
[Cruz to third]; PANKOVITS BATTED FOR PUHL; OROSCO REPLACED
GOODEN (PITCHING); Pankovits forced Cabell (shortstop to second)
[Cruz scored, Pankovits to first]; KNIGHT BATTED FOR BAILEY;
Knight struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   8   3    6
 Mets             4  11   0    4


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