New York Mets 6, Houston Astros 5 (10 innings)
Regular Season Game 78
Played on Thursday, July 3, 1986 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    2  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0    2  -   5  6  1
NY  N    0  1  0    0  2  0    0  0  0    3  -   6  9  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      5   1   1   0       0   0       1   3
Gainey cf,lf                  4   1   2   1       0   2       2   0
Walling 3b                    3   1   0   0       1   1       2   2
Davis 1b                      4   0   1   1       0   1       8   0
Bass rf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Cruz lf                       3   0   0   1       0   1       0   0
  Walker cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Reynolds ss                   3   0   0   0       0   1       2   3
  Thon ph,ss                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Mizerock c                    3   0   0   0       0   2      13   0
  Pankovits ph                0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Ashby c                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Deshaies p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Meadows ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kerfeld p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Garner ph                   1   1   1   2       0   0       0   0
  DiPino p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   5   6   5       2   9      29   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Reynolds-Doran-Davis.
E: Walling (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Doran (12,off Darling); Bass (16,off Darling); Gainey (1,off Darling).
HR: Garner (7,10th inning off Orosco 1 on 2 out).
SF: Cruz (2,off Darling).
GDP: Bass (7,off Darling).
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Gainey (1,2nd base off Darling/Hearn).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wilson cf,lf                  4   0   1   0       1   2       4   0
K. Mitchell ss                3   1   1   0       1   0       2   1
  Dykstra pr,cf               0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
Strawberry rf                 5   2   4   4       0   1       2   0
Carter 1b                     4   0   0   0       1   1       8   0
Foster lf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
  Santana ss                  1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Knight 3b                     5   1   1   1       0   4       0   1
Teufel 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   1       1   4
  Backman ph,2b               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hearn c                       3   1   1   1       1   0       9   0
Darling p                     3   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Johnson ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Orosco p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   6   9   6       5  14      30   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Darling-K. Mitchell-Carter.

BATTING - 
2B: Wilson (9,off Deshaies); Strawberry (20,off Deshaies).
HR: Hearn (3,2nd inning off Deshaies 0 on 2 out); Strawberry 2 (12,5th inning
off Deshaies 1 on 2 out,10th inning off DiPino 1 on 0 out); Knight (9,10th
inning off DiPino 0 on 2 out).
GDP: K. Mitchell (1,off Deshaies).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Deshaies                      7     5   3   3   3  11   2  28
Kerfeld                       2     2   0   0   1   2   0   9
DiPino L(1-3)                 0.2   2   3   3   1   1   2   5
Totals                        9.2   9   6   6   5  14   4  42


New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Darling                       9     5   3   3   1   9   0  32
Orosco W(4-4)                 1     1   2   2   1   0   1   5
Totals                       10     6   5   5   2   9   1  37


Umpires: HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - Ed Montague, 2B - Steve Rippley, 3B - Fred Brocklander
Time of Game: 3:08   Attendance: 48839


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Doran               2b        Wilson              cf
2. Gainey              cf        K. Mitchell         ss
3. Walling             3b        Strawberry          rf
4. Davis               1b        Carter              1b
5. Bass                rf        Foster              lf
6. Cruz                lf        Knight              3b
7. Reynolds            ss        Teufel              2b
8. Mizerock            c         Hearn               c
9. Deshaies            p         Darling             p

ASTROS 1ST: Doran doubled to right; Gainey singled to center
[Doran scored]; Gainey stole second; Walling grounded out
(second to first) [Gainey to third]; Davis singled to third
[Gainey scored]; Bass grounded into a double play (pitcher to
shortstop to first) [Davis out at second]; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 2, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Wilson doubled to right; K. Mitchell flied out to
center [Wilson to third (error by Walling)]; Strawberry struck
out; Carter walked; Foster struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 2, Mets 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz made an out to shortstop; Reynolds popped to
first in foul territory; Mizerock grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Knight struck out; Teufel grounded out (shortstop to
first); Hearn homered; Darling struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 2, Mets 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Deshaies was called out on strikes; Doran flied out
to left; Gainey struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Mets 1.

METS 3RD: Wilson walked; K. Mitchell grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Wilson out at second];
Strawberry doubled to right; Carter struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Walling walked; Davis struck out; Bass doubled
[Walling to third]; Cruz hit a sacrifice fly to left [Walling
scored]; Reynolds struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3,
Mets 1.

METS 4TH: Foster singled to third; Knight struck out; Teufel
popped to third in foul territory; Hearn forced Foster (second
to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Mizerock struck out; Deshaies grounded out (third to
first); Doran grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 1.

METS 5TH: Darling struck out; Wilson struck out; K. Mitchell
walked; Strawberry homered [K. Mitchell scored]; Carter grounded
out (pitcher to first); 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Gainey struck out; Walling was called out on
strikes; Davis flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Mets 3.

METS 6TH: Foster made an out to shortstop; Knight struck out;
Teufel struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Bass flied out to right; Cruz struck out; Reynolds
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 3.

METS 7TH: Hearn grounded out (third to first); Darling grounded
out (shortstop to first); Wilson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Mizerock was called out on strikes; MEADOWS BATTED
FOR DESHAIES; Meadows flied out to center; Debut game for
Louie Meadows; Doran flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 3.

METS 8TH: KERFELD REPLACED MEADOWS (PITCHING); K. Mitchell
singled to second; DYKSTRA RAN FOR K. MITCHELL; Strawberry
singled to third [Dykstra to second]; Carter made an out to
first; Foster made an out to third; Knight struck out; 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 3.

ASTROS 9TH: WILSON CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); DYKSTRA
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); SANTANA REPLACED FOSTER (PLAYING
SS); Gainey doubled to left; Walling grounded out (second to
first) [Gainey to third]; Davis made an out to second; Bass
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3,
Mets 3.

METS 9TH: BACKMAN BATTED FOR TEUFEL; Backman grounded out
(second to first); Hearn walked; JOHNSON BATTED FOR DARLING;
Johnson struck out; Wilson flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 3.

ASTROS 10TH: BACKMAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); OROSCO
REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); Cruz made an out to shortstop; THON
BATTED FOR REYNOLDS; Thon flied out to right; PANKOVITS BATTED
FOR MIZEROCK; Pankovits walked; GARNER BATTED FOR KERFELD;
Garner homered [Pankovits scored]; Doran flied out to left; 2 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 3.

METS 10TH: GAINEY CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); WALKER
REPLACED CRUZ (PLAYING CF); THON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS);
ASHBY REPLACED PANKOVITS (PLAYING C ); DIPINO REPLACED GARNER
(PITCHING); Dykstra walked; Strawberry homered [Dykstra scored];
Carter grounded out (third to first); Santana struck out; Knight
homered; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5   6   1    2
 Mets             6   9   0    7


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