Houston Astros 7, New York Mets 5
Regular Season Game 97
Played on Saturday, July 25, 1987 (D) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    3  0  0    0  4  0    0  0  0  -   7 10  2
NY  N    3  0  0    0  0  1    1  0  0  -   5  9  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hatcher cf,lf                 4   1   2   0       0   0       4   0
Doran 2b                      4   2   2   1       0   0       3   4
Walling lf                    4   2   2   2       0   0       1   0
  Young cf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Davis 1b                      3   1   1   3       0   0       8   0
Ashby c                       2   0   1   1       1   1       3   0
Bass rf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Caminiti 3b                   4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
C. Reynolds ss                4   1   1   0       0   0       2   4
Deshaies p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Puhl ph                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Andersen p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lopes ph                    0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   7  10   7       2   3      27   9

FIELDING - 
E: Davis 2 (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Hatcher (17,off Schulze); Walling (16,off Schulze).
3B: Walling (4,off Schulze).
HR: Davis (17,5th inning off Schulze 1 on 2 out).
SH: Deshaies (3,off Schulze); Hatcher (3,off Sisk).
SF: Davis (4,off Schulze); Ashby (1,off Schulze).
HBP: Doran (1,by Schulze).
Team LOB: 4.

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wilson cf                     5   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Teufel 2b                     2   1   0   0       1   1       1   5
  Johnson ph,lf               2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Hernandez 1b                  4   1   1   0       1   1       9   1
Strawberry rf                 4   0   1   0       1   0       4   1
McReynolds lf                 4   1   1   3       0   0       2   0
  Gibson p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Almon ss                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Carter c                      4   1   1   1       0   0       5   1
Magadan 3b                    4   0   2   0       0   0       2   2
Santana ss                    3   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Mazzilli ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Myers p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Schulze p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Dykstra ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Sisk p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Backman ph,2b               2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   5   9   4       3   3      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Carter-Magadan.

BATTING - 
2B: Santana (14,off Andersen); Magadan (9,off Andersen).
HR: McReynolds (19,1st inning off Deshaies 2 on 2 out); Carter (13,6th inning
off Deshaies 0 on 2 out).
SH: Schulze (1,off Deshaies).
IBB: Strawberry (10,by Andersen).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Dykstra (12,2nd base off Deshaies/Ashby); Johnson (19,2nd base off Andersen/Ashby).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Deshaies W(9-4)               6     5   4   4   2   2   2  25
Andersen                      2     3   1   1   1   1   0  11
Smith SV(17)                  1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9     9   5   5   3   3   2  40

IBB: Andersen (8,Strawberry).

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Schulze L(1-1)                5     8   7   7   0   1   1  23
Sisk                          2     1   0   0   0   0   0   7
Gibson                        1     0   0   0   1   2   0   4
Myers                         1     1   0   0   1   0   0   4
Totals                        9    10   7   7   2   3   1  38

WP: Sisk (2).
HBP: Schulze (1,Doran).

Umpires: HP - Dana DeMuth, 1B - John McSherry, 2B - Frank Pulli, 3B - Larry Poncino
Time of Game: 2:47   Attendance: 41198


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Hatcher             cf        Wilson              cf
2. Doran               2b        Teufel              2b
3. Walling             lf        Hernandez           1b
4. Davis               1b        Strawberry          rf
5. Ashby               c         McReynolds          lf
6. Bass                rf        Carter              c
7. Caminiti            3b        Magadan             3b
8. C. Reynolds         ss        Santana             ss
9. Deshaies            p         Schulze             p

ASTROS 1ST: Hatcher doubled to center; Doran singled to right
[Hatcher scored]; Walling doubled to right [Doran to third];
Davis hit a sacrifice fly to right [Doran scored, Walling to
third]; Ashby hit a sacrifice fly to right [Walling scored];
Bass grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Wilson struck out; Teufel walked; Hernandez walked
[Teufel to second]; Strawberry flied out to center; McReynolds
homered [Teufel scored, Hernandez scored]; Carter lined to
right; 3 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Caminiti grounded out (second to first); C. Reynolds
grounded out (second to first); Deshaies popped to catcher in
foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 3.

METS 2ND: Magadan singled to center; Santana flied out to
center; Schulze out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[Magadan to second]; Wilson flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Hatcher grounded out (third to first); Doran singled
to center; Walling grounded out (pitcher to first) [Doran to
second]; Davis grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 3.

METS 3RD: Teufel struck out; Hernandez grounded out (shortstop
to first); Strawberry singled to right; McReynolds flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Ashby struck out; Bass grounded out (first to
pitcher); Caminiti flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Mets 3.

METS 4TH: Carter grounded out (shortstop to first); Magadan
popped to third in foul territory; Santana made an out to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 3.

ASTROS 5TH: C. Reynolds singled to right; Deshaies out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [C. Reynolds to second];
Hatcher lined to third; Doran was hit by a pitch; Walling
tripled to center [C. Reynolds scored, Doran scored]; Davis
homered [Walling scored]; Ashby singled to center [Ashby out at
second (right to shortstop)]; 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7,
Mets 3.

METS 5TH: DYKSTRA BATTED FOR SCHULZE; On a bunt Dykstra singled
to first; Wilson flied out to center; Teufel flied out to left;
Dykstra stole second; Hernandez grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Mets 3.

ASTROS 6TH: SISK REPLACED DYKSTRA (PITCHING); Bass flied out to
right; Caminiti flied out to left; C. Reynolds grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Mets 3.

METS 6TH: Strawberry made an out to third; McReynolds lined to
first; Carter homered; Magadan made an out to third; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Mets 4.

ASTROS 7TH: PUHL BATTED FOR DESHAIES; Puhl singled to left;
Hatcher out on a sacrifice bunt (third to first) [Puhl to
second]; Sisk threw a wild pitch [Puhl to third]; Doran grounded
out (pitcher to first); Walling flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Mets 4.

METS 7TH: ANDERSEN REPLACED PUHL (PITCHING); Santana doubled to
left; BACKMAN BATTED FOR SISK; Backman reached on an error by
Davis [Santana scored (error by Davis), Backman to first];
Wilson forced Backman (second to shortstop); JOHNSON BATTED FOR
TEUFEL; Johnson singled to right [Wilson to third]; Johnson
stole second; Hernandez struck out; Strawberry was walked
intentionally; McReynolds forced Strawberry (shortstop to
second); 1 R, 2 H, 2 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 7, Mets 5.

ASTROS 8TH: JOHNSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); GIBSON REPLACED
MCREYNOLDS (PITCHING); BACKMAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B);
Davis lined to pitcher; Ashby walked; Bass struck out; Caminiti
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Mets 5.

METS 8TH: Carter grounded out (shortstop to first); Magadan
doubled to left; MAZZILLI BATTED FOR SANTANA; Mazzilli grounded
out (second to first); Backman grounded out (first unassisted);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Mets 5.

ASTROS 9TH: ALMON REPLACED GIBSON (PLAYING SS); MYERS REPLACED
MAZZILLI (PITCHING); C. Reynolds flied out to right; LOPES
BATTED FOR ANDERSEN; Lopes walked; Hatcher singled to left
[Lopes to second]; Doran hit into a double play (catcher to
third) [Lopes out at third]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7,
Mets 5.

METS 9TH: HATCHER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); YOUNG REPLACED
WALLING (PLAYING CF); SMITH REPLACED LOPES (PITCHING); Wilson
flied out to right; Johnson grounded out (first unassisted);
Hernandez singled to left; Strawberry forced Hernandez (second
to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Mets 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7  10   2    4
 Mets             5   9   0    8


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