New York Mets 3, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 25
Played on Wednesday, May 7, 1986 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    1  0  0  -   2 10  3
NY  N    0  0  2    1  0  0    0  0  x  -   3  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      4   0   0   1       0   2       2   1
Hatcher lf                    5   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Garner 3b                     5   0   2   0       0   1       1   2
Davis 1b                      5   0   1   1       0   1       7   2
Bass rf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       2   1
Thon ss                       2   0   1   0       1   0       1   3
  Cruz ph                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Reynolds ss                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bailey c                      3   1   0   0       1   0       5   0
Walker cf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Walling ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Ryan p                        2   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
  Calhoun p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pankovits ph                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  DiPino p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Puhl ph                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   2  10   2       2   5      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Garner-Thon-Doran.
E: Garner (6), Thon (5), Reynolds (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Davis (5,off Fernandez).
SF: Doran (1,off Fernandez).
Team LOB: 11.

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Dykstra cf                    4   0   2   1       0   1       6   0
Johnson ss                    3   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Hernandez 1b                  3   1   1   0       1   0       4   0
Strawberry rf                 4   1   1   2       0   2       5   0
Carter c                      3   0   1   0       1   0       6   0
Foster lf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Knight 3b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       1   3
Teufel 2b                     3   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Fernandez p                   2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McDowell p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Orosco p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   3   7   3       3   4      27   4

FIELDING - 
E: Strawberry (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Johnson (4,off Ryan); Dykstra (2,off Ryan).
HR: Strawberry (6,3rd inning off Ryan 1 on 1 out).
SH: Fernandez (2,off Ryan).
HBP: Johnson (1,by DiPino).
GDP: Fernandez (1,off Calhoun).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ryan L(3-4)                   5     6   3   3   2   3   1  24
Calhoun                       1     1   0   0   1   0   0   4
DiPino                        2     0   0   0   0   1   0   8
Totals                        8     7   3   3   3   4   1  36

WP: Ryan (3).
HBP: DiPino (1,Johnson).

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Fernandez W(4-0)              7     5   2   2   2   3   0  29
McDowell                      1     3   0   0   0   1   0   6
Orosco SV(6)                  1     2   0   0   0   1   0   5
Totals                        9    10   2   2   2   5   0  40

McDowell faced 1 batter in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Charlie Williams, 1B - Harry Wendelstedt, 2B - Terry Tata, 3B - Jerry Crawford
Time of Game: 2:42   Attendance: 26956


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Doran               2b        Dykstra             cf
2. Hatcher             lf        Johnson             ss
3. Garner              3b        Hernandez           1b
4. Davis               1b        Strawberry          rf
5. Bass                rf        Carter              c
6. Thon                ss        Foster              lf
7. Bailey              c         Knight              3b
8. Walker              cf        Teufel              2b
9. Ryan                p         Fernandez           p

ASTROS 1ST: Doran lined to shortstop; Hatcher flied out to
right; Garner singled; Davis flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Dykstra struck out; Johnson doubled; Hernandez walked;
Strawberry struck out; Carter walked [Johnson to third,
Hernandez to second]; Foster flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Bass grounded out (third to first); Thon singled;
Bailey reached on an error by Strawberry [Thon to second, Bailey
to first]; Walker flied out to center; Ryan struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Knight flied out to right; Teufel popped to first in
foul territory; Fernandez reached on an error by Thon [Fernandez
to first]; Dykstra flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Doran flied out to center; Hatcher flied out to
right; Garner struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets
0.

METS 3RD: Johnson struck out; Hernandez singled; Strawberry
homered [Hernandez scored]; Carter grounded out (shortstop to
first); Foster grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Davis grounded out (third to first); Bass flied out
to center; Thon walked; Bailey lined to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

METS 4TH: Knight singled; Teufel flied out to center; Fernandez
out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Knight to second];
Dykstra doubled [Knight scored]; Johnson grounded out (first to
pitcher); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Walker grounded out (third to first); Ryan flied out
to center; Doran struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Mets 3.

METS 5TH: Hernandez lined to second; Strawberry grounded out
(first to pitcher); Carter singled; Ryan threw a wild pitch
[Carter to second]; Foster lined to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 0, Mets 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Hatcher singled; Garner popped to catcher in foul
territory; Davis doubled [Hatcher scored]; Bass flied to right
in foul territory [Davis to third]; Thon flied out to right; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 3.

METS 6TH: CALHOUN REPLACED RYAN (PITCHING); Knight reached on an
error by Garner [Knight to first]; Teufel walked [Knight to
second]; On a bunt Fernandez grounded into a double play (third
to shortstop to second) [Teufel to second, Knight out at third];
Dykstra singled to right [Teufel out at home (right to
catcher)]; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Bailey walked; Walker popped to second; PANKOVITS
BATTED FOR CALHOUN; Pankovits singled [Bailey to third]; Doran
hit a sacrifice fly to center [Bailey scored]; Hatcher popped to
third; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 3.

METS 7TH: DIPINO REPLACED PANKOVITS (PITCHING); Johnson was hit
by a pitch; Hernandez grounded out (pitcher to first) [Johnson
to second]; Strawberry struck out; Carter grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 3.

ASTROS 8TH: MCDOWELL REPLACED FERNANDEZ (PITCHING); Garner
grounded out (pitcher to first); Davis struck out; Bass singled;
CRUZ BATTED FOR THON; Cruz singled [Bass to second]; Bailey
lined to second; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 3.

METS 8TH: REYNOLDS REPLACED CRUZ (PLAYING SS); Foster reached on
an error by Reynolds [Foster to first]; Knight flied out to
right; Teufel flied out to center; McDowell grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 3.

ASTROS 9TH: WALLING BATTED FOR WALKER; Walling singled; PUHL
BATTED FOR DIPINO; OROSCO REPLACED MCDOWELL (PITCHING); Puhl
singled [Walling to second]; Doran struck out; Hatcher flied out
to left; Garner singled [Walling to third, Puhl to second];
Davis flied out to right; 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets
3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2  10   3   11
 Mets             3   7   1    9


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