Houston Astros 10, New York Mets 3
Regular Season Game 21
Played on Wednesday, May 1, 1985 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  1  0    2  0  1    1  0  5  -  10 16  0
NY  N    0  0  0    0  2  1    0  0  0  -   3  9  3
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      5   1   2   0       0   1       2   4
Bass rf                       5   1   2   2       0   0       2   0
Walling 1b                    5   2   2   1       0   0      12   0
Cruz lf                       5   3   3   3       0   0       0   0
Mumphrey cf                   5   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Garner 3b                     5   0   2   1       0   1       2   5
Bailey c                      4   0   1   2       0   2       5   0
Reynolds ss                   4   1   1   0       0   0       3   1
Knepper p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Dawley p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  DiPino p                    1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       42  10  16   9       0   5      27  11

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

BATTING - 
2B: Walling (6,off Darling); Garner (5,off Darling).
HR: Cruz (1,9th inning off Sisk 2 on 1 out).
GDP: Walling (2,off Sambito).
Team LOB: 5.

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Chapman 2b                    3   0   0   0       1   0       2   4
  Sisk p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Gardenhire ss                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Santana ss                  3   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Hernandez 1b                  4   0   2   0       0   0      10   1
Strawberry cf                 4   1   1   0       0   1       4   0
Foster lf                     3   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Wilson pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hurdle c                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Knight 3b                     3   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Christensen rf                2   1   2   1       0   0       0   0
  Heep ph,rf                  2   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Reynolds c                    2   0   1   1       0   1       7   0
  Johnson ph,lf               2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Darling p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Backman ph,2b               2   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Totals                       33   3   9   3       1   5      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Santana-Chapman-Hernandez.
E: Gardenhire (3), Foster (1), Christensen (1).
PB: Hurdle (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Christensen (1,off Knepper).
3B: Christensen (1,off Knepper).
SH: Darling (2,off Knepper).
SF: Knight (2,off Dawley).
GDP: Hurdle (1,off DiPino).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Wilson (6,2nd base off Dawley/Bailey).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper W(2-0)                5     7   3   3   1   3   0  23
Dawley                        2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
DiPino SV(3)                  2     1   0   0   0   1   0   6
Totals                        9     9   3   3   1   5   0  36

Knepper faced 2 batters in the 6th inning
Dawley faced 1 batter in the 8th inning
WP: Knepper (1).

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Darling L(1-1)                6.1   9   5   3   0   5   0  28
Sambito                       0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Sisk                          2     6   5   5   0   0   1  12
Totals                        9    16  10   8   0   5   1  42


Umpires: HP - Terry Tata, 1B - Jerry Crawford, 2B - Gerry Davis, 3B - Harry Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 2:45   Attendance: 17973


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Doran               2b        Chapman             2b
2. Bass                rf        Gardenhire          ss
3. Walling             1b        Hernandez           1b
4. Cruz                lf        Strawberry          cf
5. Mumphrey            cf        Foster              lf
6. Garner              3b        Knight              3b
7. Bailey              c         Christensen         rf
8. Reynolds            ss        Reynolds            c
9. Knepper             p         Darling             p

ASTROS 1ST: Doran struck out; Bass grounded out (second to
first); Walling grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Chapman grounded out (third to first); Gardenhire
grounded out (third to first); Hernandez flied out to center; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz singled; Mumphrey singled [Cruz scored (error
by Christensen) (unearned) (no RBI), Mumphrey to third]; Garner
reached on an error by Gardenhire [Mumphrey out at home
(shortstop to first to catcher), Garner to first]; Bailey struck
out; Reynolds made an out to second; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 2 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Strawberry grounded out (second to first); Foster
popped to third in foul territory; Knight grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

ASTROS 3RD: SANTANA REPLACED GARDENHIRE (PLAYING SS); Knepper
struck out; Doran grounded out (second to pitcher); Bass
grounded out (pitcher unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Mets 0.

METS 3RD: Christensen doubled; Reynolds struck out; Darling
struck out; Chapman grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Walling flied out to center; Cruz singled; Mumphrey
singled to left [Cruz to third, Mumphrey to second (error by
Foster)]; Garner struck out; Bailey singled [Cruz scored,
Mumphrey scored (unearned)]; Reynolds made an out to shortstop;
2 R (1 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 0.

METS 4TH: Santana grounded out (third to first); Hernandez
singled; Strawberry struck out; Knepper threw a wild pitch
[Hernandez to second]; Foster made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Knepper popped to catcher in foul territory; Doran
grounded out (first unassisted); Bass flied out to center; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 0.

METS 5TH: Knight singled; Christensen tripled [Knight scored];
Reynolds singled [Christensen scored]; Darling out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Reynolds to second]; Chapman
walked; Santana grounded out (first unassisted) [Reynolds to
third, Chapman to second]; Hernandez grounded out (first
unassisted); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Walling doubled; Cruz flied out to center; Mumphrey
flied out to center [Walling to third]; Garner doubled [Walling
scored]; Bailey struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4,
Mets 2.

METS 6TH: Strawberry singled; Foster singled [Strawberry to
third]; WILSON RAN FOR FOSTER; DAWLEY REPLACED KNEPPER
(PITCHING); Knight hit a sacrifice fly to right [Strawberry
scored]; HEEP BATTED FOR CHRISTENSEN; Wilson stole second; Heep
struck out; JOHNSON BATTED FOR REYNOLDS; Johnson grounded out
(second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 3.

ASTROS 7TH: HURDLE REPLACED WILSON (PLAYING C ); HEEP STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING RF); JOHNSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Reynolds
singled; Dawley made an out to first; Doran singled [Reynolds to
third]; SAMBITO REPLACED DARLING (PITCHING); Bass singled
[Reynolds scored, Doran to second]; Walling grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Bass out at second];
1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 3.

METS 7TH: BACKMAN BATTED FOR SAMBITO; Backman grounded out
(first unassisted); Chapman made an out to shortstop; Santana
flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 3.

ASTROS 8TH: SISK REPLACED CHAPMAN (PITCHING); BACKMAN STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 2B); Cruz grounded out (second to first); Mumphrey
grounded out (pitcher to first); Garner singled; Hurdle allowed
a passed ball [Garner to second]; Bailey grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 3.

METS 8TH: Hernandez singled; DIPINO REPLACED DAWLEY (PITCHING);
Strawberry popped to third in foul territory; Hurdle grounded
into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Hernandez out
at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Reynolds flied out to right; DiPino singled; Doran
singled [DiPino to second]; Bass singled [DiPino scored, Doran
to third]; Walling singled [Doran scored, Bass to second]; Cruz
homered [Bass scored, Walling scored]; Mumphrey grounded out
(second to first); Garner made an out to first; 5 R, 5 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 10, Mets 3.

METS 9TH: Knight grounded out (third to first); Heep singled;
Heep advanced to second because of defensive indifference [Heep
to second]; Johnson made an out to second; Backman struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 10, Mets 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros          10  16   0    5
 Mets             3   9   3    6


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