New York Mets 8, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 25
Played on Wednesday, May 4, 1988 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  2  2
NY  N    1  4  0    1  0  0    2  0  x  -   8 11  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Young cf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Hatcher lf                    4   0   2   0       0   0       2   0
Doran 2b                      3   0   0   0       1   1       3   1
Davis 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       5   1
Bass rf                       3   0   0   0       1   1       3   1
Ramirez ss                    3   0   0   0       0   1       0   4
Ashby c                       3   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
Jackson 3b                    3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Camacho p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Darwin p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Meads p                     0   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
  Reynolds 3b                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   0   2   0       3   7      24   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Ramirez-Doran-Davis.
E: Hatcher (1), Jackson (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Hatcher (6,off Fernandez).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Hatcher (10,3rd base off Fernandez/Carter); Bass (4,2nd base off Fernandez/Carter).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Dykstra cf                    5   2   4   0       0   0       2   0
Teufel 2b                     3   2   1   3       0   0       1   1
  Backman 2b                  0   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
Hernandez 1b                  5   1   2   0       0   1       7   2
Strawberry rf                 4   0   0   1       0   2       4   0
McReynolds lf                 4   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
Carter c                      4   1   1   0       0   1       8   0
Johnson ss                    3   2   1   1       1   1       1   3
Magadan 3b                    2   0   1   1       2   0       0   1
Fernandez p                   1   0   0   1       0   0       0   1
  Leach p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       33   8  11   8       4   6      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Dykstra (3,off Darwin).
HR: Teufel (2,2nd inning off Darwin 1 on 2 out); Johnson (5,4th inning off
Meads 0 on 0 out).
SF: Teufel (2,off Darwin); Fernandez (1,off Darwin).
GDP: Teufel (2,off Meads).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Dykstra (3,2nd base off Darwin/Ashby).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Darwin L(1-2)                 2     6   5   5   1   1   1  12
Meads                         4.1   3   3   1   2   2   1  19
Camacho                       1.2   2   0   0   1   3   0   8
Totals                        8    11   8   6   4   6   2  39


New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Fernandez W(1-1)              5     1   0   0   3   5   0  19
Leach SV(1)                   4     1   0   0   0   2   0  13
Totals                        9     2   0   0   3   7   0  32


Umpires: HP - John McSherry, 1B - Fred Brocklander, 2B - Lee Weyer, 3B - Ed Montague
Time of Game: 2:37   Attendance: 29936


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Young               cf        Dykstra             cf
2. Hatcher             lf        Teufel              2b
3. Doran               2b        Hernandez           1b
4. Davis               1b        Strawberry          rf
5. Bass                rf        McReynolds          lf
6. Ramirez             ss        Carter              c
7. Ashby               c         Johnson             ss
8. Jackson             3b        Magadan             3b
9. Darwin              p         Fernandez           p

ASTROS 1ST: Young struck out; Hatcher flied out to right; Doran
walked; Davis made an out to catcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Dykstra doubled to left [Dykstra to third (error by
Hatcher)]; Teufel hit a sacrifice fly to center [Dykstra
scored]; Hernandez singled to right; Strawberry struck out;
McReynolds flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Mets 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Bass flied out to right; Ramirez struck out; Ashby
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

METS 2ND: Carter singled to left; Johnson walked [Carter to
second]; Magadan singled to right [Carter scored, Johnson to
third, Magadan out at second (right to second)]; Fernandez hit a
sacrifice fly to right [Johnson scored]; Dykstra singled to
left; Dykstra stole second; Teufel homered [Dykstra scored];
Hernandez flied out to right; 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Mets 5.

ASTROS 3RD: Jackson made an out to second; Darwin struck out;
Young flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets
5.

METS 3RD: MEADS REPLACED DARWIN (PITCHING); Strawberry struck
out; McReynolds flied out to left; Carter grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Hatcher doubled to left; Doran grounded out (third
to first); Davis flied out to left; Bass walked; Hatcher stole
third and Bass stole second; Ramirez flied out to left; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 5.

METS 4TH: Johnson homered; Magadan walked; On a bunt Fernandez
made an out to third; Dykstra singled to center [Magadan to
second]; Teufel grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Dykstra out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Mets 6.

ASTROS 5TH: Ashby struck out; Jackson was called out on strikes;
Meads walked; Young grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 6.

METS 5TH: Hernandez grounded out (first to pitcher); Strawberry
flied out to right; McReynolds grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 6.

ASTROS 6TH: LEACH REPLACED FERNANDEZ (PITCHING); Hatcher singled
to pitcher; Doran forced Hatcher (first to shortstop); Davis
flied out to right; Bass struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 6.

METS 6TH: Carter grounded out (first unassisted); Johnson made
an out to second; Magadan walked; Leach struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Ramirez grounded out (second to first); Ashby
grounded out (first to pitcher); Jackson grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 6.

METS 7TH: Dykstra flied out to left; Teufel reached on an error
by Jackson; Hernandez singled to right [Teufel to third];
Strawberry reached on a fielder's choice [Teufel scored
(unearned), Hernandez to second]; CAMACHO REPLACED JACKSON
(PITCHING); REYNOLDS REPLACED MEADS (PLAYING 3B); McReynolds
singled to right [Hernandez scored (unearned), Strawberry to
second]; Carter struck out; Johnson struck out; 2 R (0 ER), 2 H,
1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 8.

ASTROS 8TH: BACKMAN REPLACED TEUFEL (PLAYING 2B); Reynolds flied
out to right; Young grounded out (second to first); Hatcher made
an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 8.

METS 8TH: Magadan grounded out (shortstop to first); Leach
grounded out (pitcher unassisted); Dykstra singled to right;
Backman walked [Dykstra to second]; Hernandez was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 8.

ASTROS 9TH: Doran struck out; Davis grounded out (shortstop to
first); Bass grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   2   2    5
 Mets             8  11   0    7


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