New York Mets 7, Houston Astros 6
Regular Season Game 25
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Sunday, May 6, 1990 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    2  1  0    3  0  0    0  0  0  -   6  8  1
NY  N    1  0  1    0  0  4    0  1  x  -   7 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Yelding ss                    4   1   1   1       1   0       2   1
Oberkfell 2b                  4   2   2   3       1   0       1   1
  Candaele pr                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Biggio cf,c                   5   1   1   1       0   3       5   0
Stubbs 1b                     2   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
  Davis ph,1b                 2   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Caminiti 3b                   4   0   2   1       0   0       0   0
Anthony lf                    2   0   0   0       2   0       3   0
Wilson rf                     4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Trevino c                     3   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
  Puhl ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Young cf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Portugal p                    2   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
  Darwin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Doran ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Schatzeder p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       34   6   8   6       5   6      24   4

FIELDING - 
E: Yelding (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (3,off Darling); Caminiti (3,off Darling).
HR: Oberkfell (1,4th inning off Darling 2 on 1 out).
HBP: Stubbs (1,by Darling).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Oberkfell (1,2nd base off Darling/Sasser); Candaele (1,2nd base off Pena/Sasser).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jefferies 2b                  4   2   2   1       0   0       4   7
Magadan 1b                    4   0   2   0       0   0      12   1
Johnson 3b                    3   0   0   1       0   1       0   1
Strawberry rf                 4   1   1   1       0   3       0   0
McReynolds lf                 4   2   2   1       0   0       2   0
Boston cf                     4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Sasser c                      4   1   2   3       0   0       7   1
Elster ss                     4   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Darling p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  O'Malley ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Musselman p                 1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Pena p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   7  10   7       0   4      27  13

FIELDING - 
PB: Sasser (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Jefferies (7,off Portugal); Boston (1,off Portugal).
HR: Jefferies (3,3rd inning off Portugal 0 on 1 out); Strawberry (4,6th inning
off Portugal 0 on 1 out); Sasser (1,6th inning off Portugal 2 on 1 out);
McReynolds (4,8th inning off Schatzeder 0 on 0 out).
SF: Johnson (1,off Portugal).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Portugal                      5.1   8   6   6   0   3   3  25
Darwin                        1.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   6
Schatzeder L(1-1)             1     1   1   1   0   0   1   4
Totals                        8    10   7   7   0   4   4  35


New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Darling                       5     7   6   6   3   3   1  25
Musselman                     2     1   0   0   1   0   0   8
Pena W(1-0)                   2     0   0   0   1   3   0   7
Totals                        9     8   6   6   5   6   1  40

Musselman faced 2 batters in the 8th inning
HBP: Darling (2,Stubbs).

Umpires: HP - Jerry Crawford, 1B - Dana DeMuth, 2B - Tom Hallion, 3B - Doug Harvey
Time of Game: 2:44   Attendance: 32431


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Yelding             ss        Jefferies           2b
2. Oberkfell           2b        Magadan             1b
3. Biggio              cf        Johnson             3b
4. Stubbs              1b        Strawberry          rf
5. Caminiti            3b        McReynolds          lf
6. Anthony             lf        Boston              cf
7. Wilson              rf        Sasser              c
8. Trevino             c         Elster              ss
9. Portugal            p         Darling             p

ASTROS 1ST: Yelding grounded out (shortstop to first); Oberkfell
singled to right; Biggio doubled to left [Oberkfell scored,
Biggio to third (on throw to home)]; Stubbs was hit by a pitch;
Caminiti grounded out (second to first) [Biggio scored, Stubbs
to second]; Anthony grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Jefferies doubled to center; Magadan singled to left
[Jefferies to third]; Johnson out on a sacrifice fly to center
[Jefferies scored]; Strawberry struck out; McReynolds popped to
second; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Wilson singled to center; Trevino grounded out
(pitcher to first) [Wilson to second]; Portugal walked; Yelding
singled to right [Wilson scored, Portugal to third]; Sasser
allowed a passed ball [Yelding to second]; Oberkfell reached on
a fielder's choice [Portugal out at home (third to catcher),
Yelding to third]; Oberkfell stole second; Biggio struck out
(catcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 1.

METS 2ND: Boston grounded out (second to first); Sasser popped
to shortstop; Elster flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Mets 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Stubbs struck out; Caminiti doubled to left; Anthony
lined to left; Wilson popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 3, Mets 1.

METS 3RD: Darling flied to right; Jefferies homered; Magadan
grounded out (shortstop to first); Johnson lined to right; 1 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Trevino lined to second; Portugal singled to second;
Yelding walked [Portugal to second]; Oberkfell homered [Portugal
scored, Yelding scored]; Biggio struck out; Stubbs grounded out
(second to first); 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Mets 2.

METS 4TH: Strawberry was called out on strikes; McReynolds
reached on an error by Yelding; Boston lined to center; Sasser
singled to right [McReynolds to third]; Elster lined to center;
0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Mets 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Caminiti popped to shortstop; Anthony walked; Wilson
flied to left; Anthony was out trying to advance to second
(pitcher to second); Eric Anthony out because he overran 2B
and did not retouch on way back to 1B; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 6, Mets 2.

METS 5TH: O'MALLEY BATTED FOR DARLING; O'Malley flied to center;
Jefferies popped to shortstop; Magadan lined to left; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Mets 2.

ASTROS 6TH: MUSSELMAN REPLACED O'MALLEY (PITCHING); Trevino
grounded out (first to pitcher); Portugal popped to second;
Yelding grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 6, Mets 2.

METS 6TH: Johnson struck out; Strawberry homered; McReynolds
singled to right; Boston doubled to right [McReynolds to third];
Sasser homered [McReynolds scored, Boston scored]; DARWIN
REPLACED PORTUGAL (PITCHING); Elster popped to first; Musselman
grounded out (first unassisted); 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
6, Mets 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Oberkfell grounded out (second to first); Biggio
grounded out (first unassisted); DAVIS BATTED FOR STUBBS; Davis
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6,
Mets 6.

METS 7TH: DAVIS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Jefferies grounded
out (pitcher to first); Magadan singled to center; Johnson flied
to left; Strawberry was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 6, Mets 6.

ASTROS 8TH: Caminiti singled to shortstop; Anthony walked
[Caminiti to second]; PENA REPLACED MUSSELMAN (PITCHING); On a
bunt Wilson made an out to catcher; PUHL BATTED FOR TREVINO;
Puhl struck out; DORAN BATTED FOR DARWIN; Doran struck out; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Mets 6.

METS 8TH: SCHATZEDER REPLACED DORAN (PITCHING); YOUNG REPLACED
PUHL (PLAYING CF); BIGGIO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING C );
McReynolds homered; Boston flied to left; Sasser flied to
center; Elster grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 6, Mets 7.

ASTROS 9TH: Yelding grounded out (second to first); Oberkfell
walked; CANDAELE RAN FOR OBERKFELL; Biggio struck out while
Candaele stole second; Davis popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 6, Mets 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6   8   1    7
 Mets             7  10   0    4


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