New York Mets 7, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 23
Played on Friday, April 28, 1989 (N) at Astrodome

NY  N    0  0  4    0  2  0    0  1  0  -   7 13  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    3  0  0  -   3  6  0
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Dykstra cf                    4   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Jefferies 2b                  5   2   2   1       0   0       2   2
K. Hernandez 1b               4   2   2   4       1   0       7   0
Strawberry rf                 4   1   1   0       1   2       3   0
McReynolds lf                 5   0   3   2       0   0       5   0
Johnson ss,3b                 4   0   1   0       1   0       2   3
Carter c                      5   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Magadan 3b                    2   1   1   0       2   0       1   0
  Elster ss                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Fernandez p                   3   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  McDowell p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Totals                       37   7  13   7       5   2      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Elster-K. Hernandez.

BATTING - 
2B: Dykstra (6,off Rhoden); McReynolds (3,off Schatzeder); Fernandez (1,off
Forsch); Jefferies (5,off Agosto).
HR: K. Hernandez (3,3rd inning off Rhoden 2 on 1 out).
SH: Fernandez (1,off Rhoden).
HBP: Dykstra (1,by Rhoden).
GDP: McReynolds (2,off Agosto).
IBB: Magadan (1,by Forsch).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Dykstra (4,2nd base off Rhoden/Biggio); McReynolds (3,2nd base off Rhoden/Biggio);
Johnson (5,2nd base off Forsch/Biggio).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Young cf                      4   0   2   0       0   0       2   0
Hatcher lf                    4   0   1   2       0   0       3   1
Doran 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       3   6
Davis 1b                      3   0   1   0       1   0      11   2
Bass rf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Caminiti 3b                   4   1   1   0       0   0       1   1
Ramirez ss                    3   1   1   0       1   1       2   2
Biggio c                      1   1   0   0       2   1       2   0
  Gross ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Rhoden p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Schatzeder p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Trevino ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Yelding ph                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Reynolds ph                 1   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Agosto p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Puhl ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   3   6   3       4   2      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Hatcher-Doran, Caminiti-Doran-Davis.

BATTING - 
2B: Caminiti (6,off Fernandez); Hatcher (4,off McDowell).
GDP: Bass (2,off McDowell).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Fernandez W(3-0)              6     4   3   3   4   2   0  26
McDowell SV(3)                3     2   0   0   0   0   0  10
Totals                        9     6   3   3   4   2   0  36

Fernandez faced 3 batters in the 7th inning

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rhoden L(0-2)                 4     6   4   4   1   1   1  20
Schatzeder                    1     1   2   2   3   0   0   6
Forsch                        2     3   0   0   1   1   0  10
Agosto                        2     3   1   1   0   0   0   8
Totals                        9    13   7   7   5   2   1  44

HBP: Rhoden (2,Dykstra).
IBB: Forsch (2,Magadan).

Umpires: HP - Eric Gregg, 1B - John Kibler, 2B - Jim Quick, 3B - Gerry Davis
Time of Game: 3:06   Attendance: 21990


Starting Lineups:

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

METS 1ST: Dykstra singled to right; Jefferies flied to center;
Dykstra stole second; K. Hernandez grounded out (second to
first) [Dykstra to third]; Strawberry struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Young popped to first; Hatcher flied to right; Doran
popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 2ND: McReynolds lined to left; Johnson grounded out (second
to first); Carter grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Davis flied to left; Bass popped to second; Caminiti
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 0.

METS 3RD: Magadan singled to left; Fernandez out on a sacrifice
bunt (first to second) [Magadan to second]; Dykstra was hit by a
pitch; Jefferies singled to center [Magadan scored, Dykstra to
third]; K. Hernandez homered [Dykstra scored, Jefferies scored];
Strawberry flied to right; McReynolds singled to third;
McReynolds stole second; Johnson lined to first; 4 R, 4 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Mets 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Ramirez was called out on strikes; Biggio walked;
Rhoden popped to second; Young singled to left [Biggio to
second]; Hatcher lined to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 4,
Astros 0.

METS 4TH: Carter flied to center; Magadan walked; On a bunt
Fernandez forced Magadan (pitcher to shortstop); Dykstra doubled
to left [Fernandez to third]; Jefferies lined to second (second
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Doran flied to left; Davis walked; Bass flied to
right; Caminiti popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets
4, Astros 0.

METS 5TH: SCHATZEDER REPLACED RHODEN (PITCHING); K. Hernandez
walked; Strawberry walked [K. Hernandez to second]; McReynolds
doubled to left [K. Hernandez scored, Strawberry scored];
Johnson walked; Carter popped to first; Magadan lined into a
double play (left to second) [McReynolds out at second]; 2 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Ramirez singled to left; Biggio was called out on
strikes; TREVINO BATTED FOR SCHATZEDER; Trevino flied to left;
Young singled to left [Ramirez to second]; Hatcher lined to
center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 6, Astros 0.

METS 6TH: FORSCH REPLACED TREVINO (PITCHING); Fernandez doubled
to left; Dykstra grounded out (first unassisted) [Fernandez to
third]; Jefferies lined to left; K. Hernandez lined to right; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Doran grounded out (shortstop to first); Davis
popped to third; Bass flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 6, Astros 0.

METS 7TH: Strawberry struck out; McReynolds singled to third;
Johnson singled to right [McReynolds to third]; Johnson stole
second; Carter popped to third; Magadan was walked
intentionally; Fernandez grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Caminiti doubled to left; Ramirez walked; Biggio
walked [Caminiti to third, Ramirez to second]; MCDOWELL REPLACED
FERNANDEZ (PITCHING); ELSTER REPLACED MAGADAN (PLAYING SS);
JOHNSON CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); YELDING BATTED FOR
FORSCH; REYNOLDS BATTED FOR YELDING; Reynolds grounded out
(pitcher unassisted) [Caminiti scored, Ramirez to third, Biggio
to second]; Young flied to left; Hatcher doubled to shortstop
[Ramirez scored, Biggio scored]; Doran grounded out (second to
pitcher); 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 6, Astros 3.

METS 8TH: AGOSTO REPLACED REYNOLDS (PITCHING); Dykstra grounded
out (second to first); Jefferies doubled to left; K. Hernandez
singled to left [Jefferies scored, K. Hernandez to second (on
throw to home)]; Strawberry singled to center [K. Hernandez to
third]; McReynolds grounded into a double play (third to second
to first) [Strawberry out at second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 7, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Davis singled to right; Bass grounded into a double
play (shortstop to first) [Davis out at second]; Caminiti
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 7,
Astros 3.

METS 9TH: Johnson popped to shortstop; Carter grounded out
(first to pitcher); Elster grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 7, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Ramirez grounded out (third to first); GROSS BATTED
FOR BIGGIO; Gross grounded out (pitcher unassisted); PUHL BATTED
FOR AGOSTO; Puhl grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 7, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             7  13   0   10
 Astros           3   6   0    6


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