New York Mets 7, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 79
Played on Wednesday, July 4, 1990 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  3    1  0  0  -   4  7  0
NY  N    3  1  0    0  0  0    0  3  x  -   7 14  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Yelding cf                    3   1   1   0       1   0       1   0
Ramirez ss                    4   1   2   0       0   0       3   3
Anthony rf                    3   0   0   1       0   3       2   0
  Andersen p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Stubbs 1b                     4   1   1   2       0   1       6   2
Biggio lf                     3   0   1   0       0   2       3   1
  Agosto p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Wilson rf                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Oberkfell 3b                  3   1   1   0       1   1       1   2
Rohde 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   2       2   1
Gedman c                      2   0   1   1       0   0       3   1
Gullickson p                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Puhl ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Schatzeder p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Candaele lf                 1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       30   4   7   4       2  10      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Stubbs-Gedman-Stubbs, Stubbs-Ramirez-Agosto.

BATTING - 
2B: Gedman (6,off Gooden); Oberkfell (5,off Gooden).
HR: Stubbs (11,6th inning off Gooden 1 on 2 out).
SF: Anthony (3,off Gooden); Gedman (1,off Gooden).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Yelding (13,2nd base by Gooden/Sasser); Biggio (4,2nd base by Gooden/Sasser).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Johnson 3b                    5   1   4   3       0   0       0   1
Magadan 1b                    3   1   1   0       2   0       6   0
Jefferies 2b                  3   1   1   0       1   0       3   3
Strawberry rf                 4   1   2   3       0   0       2   0
McReynolds lf                 4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Boston cf                     3   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
  Miller ph,cf                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Sasser c                      4   1   0   0       0   0      10   2
Elster ss                     4   2   3   0       0   0       3   0
Gooden p                      2   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Marshall ph                 0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Franco p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   7  14   7       3   1      27   6

FIELDING - 
E: Elster (12).

BATTING - 
2B: Elster (17,off Gullickson).
HR: Strawberry (20,1st inning off Gullickson 2 on 1 out); Johnson (13,8th inning
off Andersen 1 on 2 out).
SH: Gooden (5,off Schatzeder).
SF: Marshall (3,off Andersen).
GDP: Jefferies (4,off Gullickson); Strawberry (2,off Agosto).
IBB: Magadan (2,by Gullickson).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Johnson (16,2nd base off Gullickson/Gedman).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gullickson                    5     8   4   4   3   1   1  25
Schatzeder                    0.2   2   0   0   0   0   0   3
Agosto L(4-2)                 1.2   3   2   2   0   0   0   7
Andersen                      0.2   1   1   1   0   0   1   3
Totals                        8    14   7   7   3   1   2  38

IBB: Gullickson (9,Magadan).

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gooden W(8-5)                 8     7   4   4   1   8   1  30
Franco SV(15)                 1     0   0   0   1   2   0   4
Totals                        9     7   4   4   2  10   1  34


Umpires: HP - Jim Quick, 1B - Dutch Rennert, 2B - Terry Tata, 3B - Greg Bonin
Time of Game: 2:46   Attendance: 48072


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Yelding             cf        Johnson             3b
2. Ramirez             ss        Magadan             1b
3. Anthony             rf        Jefferies           2b
4. Stubbs              1b        Strawberry          rf
5. Biggio              lf        McReynolds          lf
6. Oberkfell           3b        Boston              cf
7. Rohde               2b        Sasser              c
8. Gedman              c         Elster              ss
9. Gullickson          p         Gooden              p

ASTROS 1ST: Yelding walked; Yelding was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); Ramirez grounded out (third to first);
Anthony struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Johnson grounded out (second to first); Magadan
walked; Jefferies walked [Magadan to second]; Strawberry homered
[Magadan scored, Jefferies scored]; McReynolds popped to third;
Boston grounded out (first unassisted); 3 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Stubbs popped to second; Biggio struck out;
Oberkfell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 3.

METS 2ND: On a bunt Sasser grounded out (third to first); Elster
doubled to second; Gooden struck out; Johnson singled to left
[Elster scored]; Magadan singled to left [Johnson to second];
Jefferies flied to left; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 4.

ASTROS 3RD: Rohde flied to left; Gedman doubled to center;
Gullickson was called out on strikes; Yelding lined to first; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 4.

METS 3RD: Strawberry grounded out (shortstop to first);
McReynolds popped to second; Boston singled to second; Sasser
flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Ramirez singled to center; Anthony was called out on
strikes; Stubbs lined to shortstop [Ramirez to second (error by
Elster)]; Biggio struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Mets 4.

METS 4TH: Elster grounded out (shortstop to first); Gooden
singled to center; Johnson singled to second [Gooden to third];
Johnson stole second; Magadan was walked intentionally; On a
bunt Jefferies grounded into a double play (first to catcher to
first) [Gooden out at home]; throw to 1B hit Gregg Jefferies,
who was called for interference; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Oberkfell flied to center; Rohde struck out; Gedman
flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 4.

METS 5TH: Strawberry singled to center; McReynolds lined to
left; Boston flied to center; Sasser flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 4.

ASTROS 6TH: PUHL BATTED FOR GULLICKSON; Puhl grounded out
(second to first); Yelding singled to center; Ramirez singled to
right [Yelding to third]; Anthony out on a sacrifice fly to
center [Yelding scored]; Stubbs homered [Ramirez scored]; Biggio
singled to shortstop; Biggio was caught stealing second (catcher
to second); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 4.

METS 6TH: SCHATZEDER REPLACED PUHL (PITCHING); On a bunt Elster
singled to catcher; Gooden out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to
second) [Elster to second]; Johnson singled to left [Elster out
at home (left to catcher), Johnson to second (on throw to
home)]; AGOSTO REPLACED BIGGIO (PITCHING); CANDAELE REPLACED
SCHATZEDER (PLAYING LF); Magadan popped to shortstop; 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Oberkfell doubled to center; Rohde grounded out
(second to first) [Oberkfell to third]; Gedman out on a
sacrifice fly to right [Oberkfell scored]; Candaele grounded out
(first unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 4.

METS 7TH: Jefferies singled to left; Strawberry grounded into a
double play (first to shortstop to pitcher) [Jefferies out at
second]; McReynolds flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Mets 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Yelding popped to second; Ramirez popped to
shortstop; Anthony was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 4.

METS 8TH: MILLER BATTED FOR BOSTON; Miller singled to center; On
a bunt Sasser forced Miller (third to shortstop); Elster singled
to right [Sasser to third]; MARSHALL BATTED FOR GOODEN; ANDERSEN
REPLACED ANTHONY (PITCHING); WILSON REPLACED AGOSTO (PLAYING
RF); Marshall out on a sacrifice fly to right [Sasser scored,
Elster to second]; Johnson homered [Elster scored]; Magadan
flied to left; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 7.

ASTROS 9TH: MILLER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); FRANCO REPLACED
MARSHALL (PITCHING); Stubbs was called out on strikes; Wilson
grounded out (second to first); Oberkfell walked; Rohde was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   7   0    3
 Mets             7  14   1    7


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