New York Mets 1, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 16
Played on Friday, April 27, 1990 (N) at Astrodome

NY  N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  8  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  3  0
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jefferies 2b                  4   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Carreon cf                    4   1   1   1       0   0       3   0
Johnson 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Strawberry rf                 4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
McReynolds lf                 4   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Magadan 1b                    4   0   2   0       0   2      10   2
Lyons c                       4   0   1   0       0   0       6   2
Elster ss                     3   0   0   0       0   0       2   6
Viola p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Whitehurst p                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Franco p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   1   8   1       0   5      27  13

BATTING - 
HR: Carreon (3,4th inning off Portugal 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Young cf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Biggio c,lf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Doran 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       3   4
Davis 1b                      3   0   0   0       0   1      10   0
Caminiti 3b                   3   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
Ramirez ss                    3   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Yelding rf                    3   0   3   0       0   0       3   0
Candaele lf                   1   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
  Puhl ph                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rohde ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Agosto p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Andersen p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Portugal p                    2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Trevino ph,c                1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       29   0   3   0       1   6      27  10

BATTING - 
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Yelding 2 (6,2nd base off Viola/Lyons 2).
CS: Yelding (1,3rd base by Viola/Lyons).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Viola W(4-0)                  5     2   0   0   0   5   0  16
Whitehurst                    2.1   1   0   0   1   0   0   9
Franco SV(6)                  1.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   5
Totals                        9     3   0   0   1   6   0  30


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Portugal L(1-3)               8     7   1   1   0   4   1  30
Agosto                        0.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Andersen                      0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     8   1   1   0   5   1  34


Umpires: HP - Terry Tata, 1B - Jim Quick, 2B - Dutch Rennert, 3B - Greg Bonin
Time of Game: 2:21   Attendance: 15862


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Jefferies           2b        Young               cf
2. Carreon             cf        Biggio              c
3. Johnson             3b        Doran               2b
4. Strawberry          rf        Davis               1b
5. McReynolds          lf        Caminiti            3b
6. Magadan             1b        Ramirez             ss
7. Lyons               c         Yelding             rf
8. Elster              ss        Candaele            lf
9. Viola               p         Portugal            p

METS 1ST: Jefferies struck out; Carreon lined to second; Johnson
lined to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Young grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio
struck out; Doran grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 2ND: Strawberry grounded out (second to first); McReynolds
grounded out (shortstop to first); Magadan singled to right;
Lyons forced Magadan (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Davis grounded out (shortstop to first); Caminiti
was called out on strikes; Ramirez struck out (catcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 3RD: Elster flied to center; Viola struck out; Jefferies
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: On a bunt Yelding singled to second; Candaele flied
to right; Yelding stole second; Portugal popped to shortstop;
Young flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 4TH: Carreon homered; Johnson grounded out (third to
first); Strawberry struck out; McReynolds singled to center;
Magadan singled to right [McReynolds to second]; Lyons flied to
right; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Biggio flied to right; Doran grounded out (shortstop
to first); Davis struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1,
Astros 0.

METS 5TH: Elster flied to center; Viola grounded out (second to
first); Jefferies grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Caminiti struck out; Ramirez flied to center; On a
bunt Yelding singled to pitcher; Yelding stole second; Yelding
was caught stealing third (catcher to third); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 0.

METS 6TH: Carreon flied to center; Johnson singled to center;
Strawberry singled to center [Johnson to second]; McReynolds
flied to left; Magadan struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets
1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: WHITEHURST REPLACED VIOLA (PITCHING); Candaele
walked; On a bunt Portugal forced Candaele (first to second);
Young forced Portugal (first to shortstop); Biggio grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 0.

METS 7TH: Lyons singled to left [Lyons out at second (left to
second)]; Elster grounded out (shortstop to first); Whitehurst
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Doran flied to right; Davis popped to catcher;
Caminiti flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 0.

METS 8TH: Jefferies popped to shortstop; Carreon grounded out
(third to first); Johnson flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Ramirez grounded out (third to first); Yelding
singled to right; PUHL BATTED FOR CANDAELE; FRANCO REPLACED
WHITEHURST (PITCHING); ROHDE BATTED FOR PUHL; Rohde grounded out
(second to first) [Yelding to second]; TREVINO BATTED FOR
PORTUGAL; Trevino struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1,
Astros 0.

METS 9TH: BIGGIO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); AGOSTO REPLACED
ROHDE (PITCHING); TREVINO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C );
Strawberry grounded out (second to first); McReynolds singled to
left; Magadan was called out on strikes; ANDERSEN REPLACED
AGOSTO (PITCHING); Lyons flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 9TH: Young grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio
grounded out (shortstop to first); Doran flied to center; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             1   8   0    6
 Astros           0   3   0    3


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