New York Mets 4, Houston Astros 0

Regular Season Game 24

Played on Tuesday, May 6, 1986 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 2 1 NY N 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 x - 4 6 1

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO ADoran 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 Reynolds ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 2 Cruz lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 Davis 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 9 0 Walling 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 Ashby c 3 0 0 0 0 2 6 0 Madden p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Bass cf 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 Puhl rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Knepper p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 Kerfeld p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Bailey c 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0Totals29 0 2 0 2 7 24 10FIELDING -E:Walling (1).BATTING -GDP:Davis (3,off Gooden).Team LOB:4.

New York MetsAB R H RBI BB SO PO AK. Mitchell cf 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 0 Dykstra pr,cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Teufel 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 2 Hernandez 1b 2 0 1 0 2 0 7 4 Carter c 4 0 0 0 0 1 8 1 Strawberry rf 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 Foster lf 3 2 1 1 1 1 2 0 Knight 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 Santana ss 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 Gooden p 3 1 1 2 0 0 3 1Totals31 4 6 4 3 8 27 11FIELDING -DP:1. Gooden-Carter-Hernandez.E:Teufel (4).BATTING -2B:Hernandez (10,off Knepper); Knight (4,off Knepper); Teufel (5,off Knepper).3B:Gooden (1,off Knepper).HR:Foster (1,5th inning off Knepper 0 on 1 out).Team LOB:6.

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPKnepper L(5-1) 6.1 5 4 3 2 5 1 27 Kerfeld 0.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 4 Madden 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 3Totals8 6 4 3 3 8 1 34

New York MetsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPGooden W(5-0) 9 2 0 0 2 7 0 31Umpires:HP - Jerry Crawford, 1B - Charlie Williams, 2B - Harry Wendelstedt, 3B - Terry TataTime of Game:2:36Attendance:41722 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros New York Mets 1. Doran 2b K. Mitchell cf 2. Reynolds ss Teufel 2b 3. Cruz lf Hernandez 1b 4. Davis 1b Carter c 5. Walling 3b Strawberry rf 6. Ashby c Foster lf 7. Bass cf Knight 3b 8. Puhl rf Santana ss 9. Knepper p Gooden p ASTROS 1ST: Doran flied out to left; Reynolds struck out; Cruz struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 1ST: K. Mitchell grounded out (pitcher to first); Teufel struck out; Hernandez flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. ASTROS 2ND: Davis grounded out (third to first); Walling grounded out (second to first); Ashby grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 2ND: Carter grounded out (shortstop to first); Strawberry grounded out (second to first); Foster grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. ASTROS 3RD: Bass flied out to center; Puhl was called out on strikes; Knepper grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 3RD: Knight flied out to center; Santana struck out; Gooden lined to pitcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. ASTROS 4TH: Doran grounded out (first to pitcher); Reynolds grounded out (first to pitcher); Cruz flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 4TH: K. Mitchell grounded out (third to first); Teufel grounded out (third to first); Hernandez doubled; Carter flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. ASTROS 5TH: Davis singled; Walling flied out to center; Ashby struck out; Bass walked [Davis to second]; Puhl flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 5TH: Strawberry struck out; Foster homered; Knight doubled; Santana grounded out (third to first); Gooden flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 1. ASTROS 6TH: Knepper flied out to center; Doran grounded out (shortstop to first); Reynolds lined to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 1. METS 6TH: K. Mitchell grounded out (pitcher to first); Teufel doubled; Hernandez walked; Carter flied out to center; Strawberry struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 1. ASTROS 7TH: Cruz grounded out (first to pitcher); Davis struck out; Walling grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 1. METS 7TH: Foster walked; Knight struck out; Santana reached on an error by Walling [Foster to third, Santana to second]; Gooden tripled [Foster scored, Santana scored (unearned)]; KERFELD REPLACED KNEPPER (PITCHING); K. Mitchell singled [Gooden scored]; DYKSTRA RAN FOR K. MITCHELL; Teufel forced Dykstra (second to shortstop); Hernandez walked [Teufel to second]; Carter struck out; 3 R (2 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 4. ASTROS 8TH: DYKSTRA STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Ashby was called out on strikes; Bass struck out; Puhl flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 4. METS 8TH: MADDEN REPLACED ASHBY (PITCHING); BAILEY REPLACED KERFELD (PLAYING C ); Strawberry struck out; Foster struck out; Knight grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 4. ASTROS 9TH: Bailey walked; Doran forced Bailey (first to shortstop) [Doran to first]; Reynolds singled [Doran to second]; Cruz reached on an error by Teufel [Doran to third, Reynolds to second, Cruz to first]; Davis grounded into a double play (pitcher to catcher to first) [Doran out at home]; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 4. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 0 2 1 4 Mets 4 6 1 6

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