New York Mets 13, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 92
Played on Monday, July 16, 1984 (N) at Astrodome

NY  N    2  0  0    0  3  1    4  3  0  -  13 22  0
HOU N    0  0  1    0  0  1    0  1  0  -   3 11  0
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Backman 2b                    4   2   3   1       0   0       1   1
  Chapman 2b                  2   1   1   0       0   1       0   2
Wilson cf                     4   0   1   1       0   0       6   0
  Heep ph,rf                  2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Hernandez 1b                  4   3   1   1       2   0       5   0
Strawberry rf,cf              5   2   3   2       0   0       4   1
Foster lf                     5   1   4   3       0   1       3   0
Brooks 3b                     5   2   2   1       0   1       0   0
Fitzgerald c                  5   1   3   3       0   0       7   0
Gardenhire ss                 4   1   2   1       1   0       1   1
Fernandez p                   3   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Lynch p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       44  13  22  13       3   5      27   5

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Strawberry-Hernandez, Chapman-Gardenhire-Hernandez.

BATTING - 
2B: Hernandez (17,off M. Scott); Gardenhire (6,off M. Scott); Strawberry (18,off
Ruhle); Foster (14,off Ruhle); Fitzgerald (4,off Ruhle).
3B: Wilson (3,off M. Scott); Strawberry (2,off M. Scott); Heep (2,off Solano).
SH: Fernandez (1,off M. Scott).
GDP: Brooks (8,off M. Scott); Backman (8,off Ruhle).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Backman (17,2nd base off M. Scott/Bailey); Brooks (4,2nd base off Ruhle/Bailey).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      5   0   0   0       0   0       2   6
Reynolds ss                   4   1   1   0       0   0       2   5
Garner 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   3       2   3
Cruz lf                       4   1   2   0       0   1       0   0
Cabell 1b                     4   0   2   0       0   0      13   0
Bass cf                       3   0   2   0       0   1       1   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mumphrey ph                 1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Solano p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Puhl rf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Bailey c                      3   1   2   1       1   0       5   1
M. Scott p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Knight ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Ruhle p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Walling cf                  2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       36   3  11   2       1   7      27  17

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Doran-Reynolds-Cabell, Reynolds-Doran-Cabell.

BATTING - 
2B: Bailey (10,off Fernandez).
HR: Bailey (6,3rd inning off Fernandez 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Doran (3,off Lynch).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cabell (7,2nd base off Fernandez/Fitzgerald).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Fernandez W(1-0)              7     8   2   2   0   6   1  28
Lynch                         2     3   1   1   1   1   0   9
Totals                        9    11   3   3   1   7   1  37

BK: Fernandez (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
M. Scott L(4-7)               5     9   5   5   1   1   0  23
Ruhle                         1.2   6   5   5   1   1   0  11
Sambito                       1.1   6   3   3   1   1   0  10
Solano                        1     1   0   0   0   2   0   4
Totals                        9    22  13  13   3   5   0  48

WP: Ruhle (2).

Umpires: HP - Randy Marsh, 1B - Paul Runge, 2B - Dave Pallone, 3B - Bob Engel
Time of Game: 3:00   Attendance: 11079


Starting Lineups:

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

METS 1ST: Backman singled; Wilson flied out to right; Backman
stole second; Hernandez doubled [Backman scored]; Strawberry
grounded out (second to first); Foster singled [Hernandez
scored]; Brooks grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Doran grounded out (second to first); Reynolds flied
out to left; Garner struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2,
Astros 0.

METS 2ND: Fitzgerald made an out to third; Gardenhire grounded
out (third to first); Fernandez made an out to first; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz flied out to left; Cabell made an out to
second; Bass singled; Puhl flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 0.

METS 3RD: Backman singled; Backman was picked off first (pitcher
to first); Wilson flied out to center; Hernandez walked;
Strawberry grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bailey homered; M. Scott struck out; Doran flied out
to center; Reynolds flied out to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 2, Astros 1.

METS 4TH: Foster singled; Brooks grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Foster out at second];
Fitzgerald grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Garner struck out; Cruz singled; Cabell hit into a
double play (right to first) [Cruz out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 1.

METS 5TH: Gardenhire doubled; Fernandez out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Gardenhire to third]; Backman singled
[Gardenhire scored]; Wilson tripled [Backman scored]; Hernandez
reached on a fielder's choice [Wilson out at home (second to
catcher to third)]; Strawberry tripled [Hernandez scored];
Foster struck out; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Bass singled; Puhl made an out to first; Bailey
flied out to right; KNIGHT BATTED FOR M. SCOTT; Knight singled
[Bass to second]; Doran flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Mets 5, Astros 1.

METS 6TH: RUHLE REPLACED KNIGHT (PITCHING); Brooks singled;
Brooks stole second; Ruhle threw a wild pitch [Brooks to third];
Fitzgerald singled [Brooks scored]; Gardenhire walked
[Fitzgerald to second]; Fernandez struck out; Backman grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Gardenhire
out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Reynolds singled; Garner flied out to center; Cruz
struck out; Cabell singled [Reynolds to third]; Cabell stole
second; Fernandez balked [Reynolds scored, Cabell to third];
Bass struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 6, Astros 2.

METS 7TH: Wilson grounded out (second to first); Hernandez
grounded out (shortstop to first); Strawberry doubled; Foster
doubled [Strawberry scored]; Brooks singled [Foster scored,
Brooks to second (on throw)]; Fitzgerald doubled [Brooks
scored]; SAMBITO REPLACED BASS (PITCHING); WALLING REPLACED
RUHLE (PLAYING CF); Gardenhire singled [Fitzgerald scored];
Fernandez singled [Gardenhire out at third (shortstop to
first)]; 4 R, 6 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 10, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: CHAPMAN REPLACED BACKMAN (PLAYING 2B); Puhl flied
out to center; Bailey doubled; Walling struck out; Doran flied
out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 10, Astros 2.

METS 8TH: Chapman singled; HEEP BATTED FOR WILSON; Heep made an
out to shortstop; Hernandez walked [Chapman to second];
Strawberry singled [Chapman scored, Hernandez to second]; Foster
singled [Hernandez scored, Strawberry to third]; Brooks struck
out; Fitzgerald singled [Strawberry scored, Foster to second];
Gardenhire flied out to center; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 13,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: HEEP STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); STRAWBERRY CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); LYNCH REPLACED FERNANDEZ (PITCHING);
Reynolds grounded out (second to first); Garner struck out; Cruz
singled; Cabell singled [Cruz to third]; MUMPHREY BATTED FOR
SAMBITO; Mumphrey singled [Cruz scored, Cabell to third]; Puhl
flied out to center; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 13, Astros 3.

METS 9TH: SOLANO REPLACED MUMPHREY (PITCHING); Lynch struck out;
Chapman struck out; Heep tripled; Hernandez grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 13, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Bailey walked; Walling flied out to left; Doran
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Bailey out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 13, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets            13  22   0    8
 Astros           3  11   0    7


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