New York Mets 4, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 81
Played on Tuesday, July 3, 1984 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  2    0  0  0  -   3 10  0
NY  N    0  0  0    0  1  3    0  0  x  -   4  7  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      4   0   2   0       0   1       1   5
Reynolds ss                   4   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Walling 3b,1b                 4   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Cruz lf                       3   1   2   0       1   0       2   0
Mumphrey cf                   4   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Spilman 1b                    3   1   2   3       0   1       9   0
  Garner ph,3b                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Puhl rf                       3   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
  Dawley p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  DiPino p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pankovits ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bailey c                      3   0   1   0       0   0       9   0
  Knight ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Ryan p                        2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Bass rf                     2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Totals                       35   3  10   3       1   7      24   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Doran-Reynolds-Walling.

BATTING - 
2B: Cruz (13,off Berenyi).
HR: Spilman (2,6th inning off Berenyi 1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Doran (6,2nd base by Berenyi/Fitzgerald); Bailey (1,2nd base by Berenyi/Fitzgerald).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Backman 2b                    4   1   1   0       0   1       2   3
Heep rf                       4   1   2   1       0   1       3   0
  Wilson pr,cf                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Hernandez 1b                  3   1   1   2       1   0       6   0
Strawberry cf,rf              4   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Foster lf                     3   1   1   1       0   1       1   0
Brooks 3b                     3   0   1   0       0   2       1   1
Fitzgerald c                  3   0   1   0       0   2       7   2
Gardenhire ss                 3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Berenyi p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Gorman p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Staub ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Orosco p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       30   4   7   4       1   9      27   7

BATTING - 
2B: Brooks (11,off Dawley).
HR: Foster (12,5th inning off Ryan 0 on 0 out); Hernandez (7,6th inning off
Ryan 1 on 0 out).
GDP: Hernandez (6,off DiPino).
Team LOB: 3.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ryan L(7-3)                   5     5   4   4   1   8   2  21
Dawley                        2     2   0   0   0   1   0   8
DiPino                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        8     7   4   4   1   9   2  31

Ryan faced 3 batters in the 6th inning
Dawley faced 1 batter in the 8th inning
WP: Ryan (1).

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Berenyi W(5-9)                6    10   3   3   0   4   1  26
Gorman                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Orosco SV(16)                 2     0   0   0   1   2   0   7
Totals                        9    10   3   3   1   7   1  36


Umpires: HP - Steve Rippley, 1B - Eric Gregg, 2B - Lee Weyer, 3B - Dutch Rennert
Time of Game: 2:25   Attendance: 16601


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Doran               2b        Backman             2b
2. Reynolds            ss        Heep                rf
3. Walling             3b        Hernandez           1b
4. Cruz                lf        Strawberry          cf
5. Mumphrey            cf        Foster              lf
6. Spilman             1b        Brooks              3b
7. Puhl                rf        Fitzgerald          c
8. Bailey              c         Gardenhire          ss
9. Ryan                p         Berenyi             p

ASTROS 1ST: Doran singled; Reynolds popped to third in foul
territory; Doran was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); Walling flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Backman struck out; Heep grounded out (second to
first); Hernandez walked; Strawberry grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz singled; Mumphrey grounded out (second to
first) [Cruz to second]; Spilman struck out; Puhl flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Foster struck out; Brooks struck out; Fitzgerald
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bailey singled; Bailey was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); Ryan struck out; Doran singled; Reynolds
flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 3RD: Gardenhire grounded out (shortstop to first); Berenyi
struck out; Backman grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Walling grounded out (second to first); Cruz
doubled; Mumphrey grounded out (second to first) [Cruz to
third]; Spilman singled [Cruz scored]; Puhl singled [Spilman to
third]; Bailey flied out to right; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
1, Mets 0.

METS 4TH: Heep struck out; Hernandez grounded out (second to
first); Strawberry struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Mets 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Ryan struck out; Doran struck out; Reynolds flied
out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

METS 5TH: Foster homered; Brooks struck out; Fitzgerald singled;
Gardenhire grounded out (second to first) [Fitzgerald to
second]; Berenyi popped to first; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
1, Mets 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Walling flied out to right; Cruz grounded out (third
to first); Mumphrey singled; Spilman homered [Mumphrey scored];
Puhl singled; Bailey flied out to center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 3, Mets 1.

METS 6TH: Backman singled; Ryan threw a wild pitch [Backman to
second]; Heep singled [Backman scored]; Hernandez homered [Heep
scored]; DAWLEY REPLACED PUHL (PITCHING); BASS REPLACED RYAN
(PLAYING RF); Strawberry grounded out (first unassisted); Foster
flied out to center; Brooks doubled; Fitzgerald struck out; 3 R,
4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 4.

ASTROS 7TH: GORMAN REPLACED BERENYI (PITCHING); Bass struck out;
Doran popped to second; Reynolds grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 4.

METS 7TH: Gardenhire popped to second; STAUB BATTED FOR GORMAN;
Staub grounded out (first unassisted); Backman flied out to
left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 4.

ASTROS 8TH: OROSCO REPLACED STAUB (PITCHING); Walling grounded
out (pitcher to first); Cruz walked; Mumphrey popped to second;
GARNER BATTED FOR SPILMAN; Garner flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 4.

METS 8TH: WALLING CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); GARNER STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); Heep singled; WILSON RAN FOR HEEP; DIPINO
REPLACED DAWLEY (PITCHING); Hernandez grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Wilson out at second];
Strawberry flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Mets 4.

ASTROS 9TH: PANKOVITS BATTED FOR DIPINO; WILSON STAYED IN GAME
(PLAYING CF); STRAWBERRY CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF);
Pankovits flied out to center; KNIGHT BATTED FOR BAILEY; Knight
struck out; Bass struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Mets 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3  10   0    6
 Mets             4   7   0    3


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