Houston Astros 9, New York Mets 8 (15 innings)
Regular Season Game 92
Played on Sunday, July 20, 1986 (D) at Astrodome

NY  N    0  0  2    0  0  0    0  3  3    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   8 15  0
HOU N    1  0  0    1  0  2    0  4  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   9 18  0
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wilson cf                     4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
  Sisk p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Johnson 3b                  3   1   0   0       1   0       0   3
K. Mitchell ss,lf             7   2   3   1       1   0       2   1
Hernandez 1b                  4   2   3   2       2   0      11   2
Carter c                      6   2   2   1       0   0      14   0
Strawberry rf                 7   1   1   1       0   2       4   0
Foster lf                     4   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
  Santana ss                  3   0   1   1       0   0       2   4
Knight 3b                     4   0   0   1       0   0       2   1
  Orosco p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hearn ph                    1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Anderson p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Aguilera ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  McDowell p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Teufel 2b                     2   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
  Dykstra ph,cf               4   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Fernandez p                   2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Backman ph,2b               5   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
Totals                       58   8  15   8       5   9      43  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Santana-Hernandez.

BATTING - 
3B: Strawberry (3,off Deshaies).
HR: K. Mitchell (6,8th inning off Lopez 0 on 0 out); Hernandez (7,8th inning
off Lopez 0 on 0 out).
HBP: Carter (3,by Smith); Hernandez (3,by DiPino).
GDP: Carter (8,off Deshaies).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: K. Mitchell (2,2nd base by Deshaies/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      7   1   3   1       0   0       7   8
Hatcher cf,lf                 7   0   1   0       0   2       3   0
Garner 3b                     3   1   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Walling ph,3b               4   0   1   2       1   1       1   3
Davis 1b                      7   1   3   1       0   2      17   0
Bass rf                       8   2   2   2       0   0       0   0
Cruz lf                       4   1   2   0       0   2       1   0
  Walker pr,cf                1   0   0   0       2   0       2   0
Ashby c                       6   1   3   3       1   1       9   1
Thon ss                       7   1   2   0       0   1       5   7
Deshaies p                    0   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
  Gainey ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lopez p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Kerfeld p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Reynolds ph                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pankovits ph                1   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  DiPino p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mizerock ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Andersen p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Knepper ph,p                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       60   9  18   9       5  13      45  23

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Thon-Doran-Davis.

BATTING - 
2B: Davis 2 (21,off Fernandez 2); Doran (15,off Fernandez); Ashby (5,off Fernandez);
Hatcher (8,off Sisk).
HR: Bass (14,6th inning off Fernandez 0 on 1 out).
SH: Hatcher (4,off McDowell).
HBP: Doran (1,by Orosco); Davis (6,by McDowell).
GDP: Thon (5,off Anderson).
IBB: Ashby (5,by Anderson); Walling (4,by McDowell).
Team LOB: 16.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Garner (11,2nd base off Fernandez/Carter); Walker (7,2nd base off Anderson/Carter);
Doran (33,2nd base off McDowell/Carter); Thon (3,2nd base off McDowell/Carter).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Fernandez                     6     8   4   4   1   7   1  27
Sisk                          1     5   4   4   0   1   0   8
Orosco                        1     1   0   0   0   1   0   5
Anderson                      3     1   0   0   3   0   0  12
McDowell L(7-4)               3.1   3   1   1   1   4   0  16
Totals                       14.1  18   9   9   5  13   1  68

Sisk faced 4 batters in the 8th inning
BK: Sisk (1).
HBP: Orosco (2,Doran); McDowell (3,Davis).
IBB: Anderson (1,Ashby); McDowell (3,Walling).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Deshaies                      5     6   2   2   3   6   0  22
Lopez                         2     3   3   3   0   0   2   9
Kerfeld                       1     1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Smith                         0.1   1   3   3   1   0   0   4
DiPino                        3.2   3   0   0   0   2   0  15
Andersen                      2     1   0   0   0   0   0   7
Knepper W(12-7)               1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                       15    15   8   8   5   9   2  65

Lopez faced 3 batters in the 8th inning
HBP: Smith (1,Carter); DiPino (2,Hernandez).

Umpires: HP - Greg Bonin, 1B - Paul Runge, 2B - Dave Pallone, 3B - Bob Engel
Ejections: HOU Manager Hal Lanier by Greg Bonin [HBP call]
Time of Game: 5:29   Attendance: 23900


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Wilson              cf        Doran               2b
2. K. Mitchell         ss        Hatcher             cf
3. Hernandez           1b        Garner              3b
4. Carter              c         Davis               1b
5. Strawberry          rf        Bass                rf
6. Foster              lf        Cruz                lf
7. Knight              3b        Ashby               c
8. Teufel              2b        Thon                ss
9. Fernandez           p         Deshaies            p

METS 1ST: Wilson struck out; K. Mitchell singled; K. Mitchell
was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Hernandez
walked; Carter singled [Hernandez to second]; Strawberry struck
out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Doran lined to shortstop; Hatcher struck out; Garner
singled; Garner stole second; Davis doubled [Garner scored];
Bass made an out to third; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros
1.

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

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz struck out; Ashby flied out to center; Thon
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 1.

METS 3RD: Wilson grounded out (third to first); K. Mitchell
walked; Hernandez singled [K. Mitchell to third]; Carter forced
Hernandez (second to shortstop) [K. Mitchell scored, Carter to
first]; Strawberry tripled [Carter scored]; Foster struck out; 2
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Deshaies walked; Doran flied out to right; Hatcher
struck out; Garner struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2,
Astros 1.

METS 4TH: Knight made an out to second; Teufel singled;
Fernandez forced Teufel (pitcher to shortstop) [Fernandez to
first]; Wilson struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros
1.

ASTROS 4TH: Davis doubled; Bass flied out to right [Davis to
third]; Cruz struck out; Ashby singled [Davis scored]; Thon
flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 2.

METS 5TH: K. Mitchell flied out to center; Hernandez walked;
Carter grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Hernandez out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: GAINEY BATTED FOR DESHAIES; Gainey lined to
shortstop; Doran doubled; Hatcher popped to first in foul
territory; Garner made an out to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 2, Astros 2.

METS 6TH: LOPEZ REPLACED GAINEY (PITCHING); Strawberry flied out
to center; Foster made an out to first; Knight flied out to
left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Davis flied out to left; Bass homered; Cruz singled;
Ashby doubled [Cruz scored]; Thon struck out; Lopez struck out;
2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 4.

METS 7TH: DYKSTRA BATTED FOR TEUFEL; Dykstra grounded out
(pitcher to first); BACKMAN BATTED FOR FERNANDEZ; Backman
grounded out (second to first); Wilson grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: SISK REPLACED WILSON (PITCHING); DYKSTRA STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING CF); BACKMAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Doran
grounded out (first to pitcher); Hatcher doubled; WALLING BATTED
FOR GARNER; Walling struck out; Davis grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 4.

METS 8TH: WALLING STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); K. Mitchell
homered; Hernandez homered; Carter singled; KERFELD REPLACED
LOPEZ (PITCHING); Strawberry forced Carter (second to shortstop)
[Strawberry to first]; Foster singled [Strawberry to third];
Knight forced Foster (shortstop to second) [Strawberry scored,
Knight to first]; Dykstra walked [Knight to second]; Backman
forced Dykstra (shortstop to second); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Mets 5, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: K. MITCHELL CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); SANTANA
REPLACED FOSTER (PLAYING SS); Bass singled; Sisk balked [Bass to
second]; Cruz singled [Bass to third]; WALKER RAN FOR CRUZ;
Ashby singled [Bass scored, Walker to second]; Thon singled
[Walker to third, Ashby to second]; REYNOLDS BATTED FOR KERFELD;
PANKOVITS BATTED FOR REYNOLDS; JOHNSON REPLACED SISK (PLAYING
3B); OROSCO REPLACED KNIGHT (PITCHING); Pankovits forced Walker
(shortstop to catcher) [Ashby to third, Thon to second,
Pankovits to first]; Doran was hit by a pitch [Ashby scored,
Thon to third, Pankovits to second]; Hatcher made an out to
shortstop; Walling singled [Thon scored, Pankovits scored, Doran
to third]; Davis struck out; 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 5,
Astros 8.

METS 9TH: HATCHER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); WALKER STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING CF); SMITH REPLACED PANKOVITS (PITCHING);
Johnson walked; K. Mitchell grounded out (third to first)
[Johnson to second]; Hernandez singled [Johnson scored]; Carter
was hit by a pitch [Hernandez to second]; Astros manager Hal
Lanier ejected by HP umpire Greg Bonin; DIPINO REPLACED
SMITH (PITCHING); Strawberry struck out; Santana singled
[Hernandez scored, Carter to third]; HEARN BATTED FOR OROSCO;
Hearn singled [Carter scored, Santana to second]; Dykstra
grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 8,
Astros 8.

ASTROS 9TH: ANDERSON REPLACED HEARN (PITCHING); Bass flied out
to center; Walker walked; Walker stole second; Ashby was walked
intentionally; Thon grounded into a double play (shortstop to
first) [Ashby out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 8,
Astros 8.

METS 10TH: Backman grounded out (second to first); Johnson
grounded out (third to first); K. Mitchell grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 8, Astros 8.

ASTROS 10TH: DiPino grounded out (pitcher to first); Doran flied
out to right; Hatcher grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 8, Astros 8.

METS 11TH: Hernandez was hit by a pitch; Carter lined to center;
Strawberry flied out to center; Santana forced Hernandez
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 8, Astros 8.

ASTROS 11TH: Walling grounded out (third to first); Davis
singled; Bass lined to center; Walker walked [Davis to second];
Ashby flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 8, Astros
8.

METS 12TH: AGUILERA BATTED FOR ANDERSON; Aguilera struck out;
Dykstra grounded out (second to first); Backman singled; Johnson
made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 8, Astros
8.

ASTROS 12TH: MCDOWELL REPLACED AGUILERA (PITCHING); Thon
grounded out (shortstop to first); MIZEROCK BATTED FOR DIPINO;
Mizerock struck out; Doran singled; Doran stole second; Hatcher
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 8,
Astros 8.

METS 13TH: ANDERSEN REPLACED MIZEROCK (PITCHING); K. Mitchell
singled; Hernandez popped to third in foul territory; Carter
popped to second in foul territory; Strawberry grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 8, Astros 8.

ASTROS 13TH: Walling grounded out (second to first); Davis
struck out; Bass flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 8, Astros 8.

METS 14TH: Santana grounded out (pitcher to first); McDowell
made an out to second; Dykstra grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 8, Astros 8.

ASTROS 14TH: Walker grounded out (shortstop to first); Ashby
struck out; Thon singled; KNEPPER BATTED FOR ANDERSEN; Thon
stole second; Knepper struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 8,
Astros 8.

METS 15TH: KNEPPER STAYED IN GAME (PITCHING); Backman struck
out; Johnson grounded out (third to first); K. Mitchell flied
out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 8, Astros 8.

ASTROS 15TH: Doran singled; Hatcher out on a sacrifice bunt
(first to second) [Doran to second]; Walling was walked
intentionally; Davis was hit by a pitch [Doran to third, Walling
to second]; Bass reached on a fielder's choice [Doran scored,
Walling to third, Davis to second]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Mets
8, Astros 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             8  15   0   12
 Astros           9  18   0   16


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