New York Mets 6, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 89
Played on Tuesday, July 17, 1990 (N) at Astrodome

NY  N    1  1  1    0  0  2    0  1  0  -   6 16  2
HOU N    0  1  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  8  1
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Johnson 3b                    5   1   3   1       0   0       1   0
Magadan 1b                    4   0   2   0       1   0      10   0
Jefferies 2b                  5   0   0   0       0   2       1   4
  Franco p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Strawberry rf                 5   1   2   0       0   2       0   0
McReynolds lf                 4   2   4   1       1   0       2   0
Sasser c                      4   0   1   0       0   1      10   3
  Hundley ph,c                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Boston cf                     4   1   2   2       0   0       0   0
  Carreon ph,cf               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Elster ss                     4   1   1   1       0   0       2   3
Gooden p                      4   0   1   1       0   2       0   0
  Miller 2b                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Totals                       41   6  16   6       2   8      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Sasser-Elster-Jefferies, Miller-Magadan.
E: Sasser (9), Elster (16).

BATTING - 
2B: Boston (13,off Gullickson); McReynolds (14,off Gullickson); Johnson 2 (19,off
Schatzeder,off Clancy).
HR: Johnson (15,1st inning off Gullickson 0 on 0 out); Elster (9,8th inning
off Clancy 0 on 0 out).
IBB: McReynolds (7,by Schatzeder).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Strawberry 2 (13,2nd base off Gullickson/Gedman,2nd base off Schatzeder/Gedman).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Yelding ss                    4   0   2   0       0   2       4   1
Candaele 2b                   4   0   2   0       0   1       1   4
Caminiti 3b                   4   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
Stubbs 1b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       9   0
Biggio cf                     3   1   2   1       1   0       1   1
Ortiz lf                      3   0   0   1       1   0       1   1
Anthony rf                    4   0   0   0       0   3       1   0
Gedman c                      3   0   1   0       0   2       9   1
  Nichols ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gullickson p                  2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Schatzeder p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Clancy p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Puhl ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Agosto p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   2   8   2       3  10      27   9

FIELDING - 
E: Stubbs (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (12,off Franco).
GDP: Gullickson (2,off Gooden); Anthony (4,off Franco).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Yelding 2 (33,2nd base off Gooden/Sasser 2); Biggio (17,2nd base off Gooden/Sasser);
Stubbs (7,2nd base off Gooden/Sasser).
CS: Candaele (2,2nd base by Gooden/Sasser); Biggio (5,3rd base by Gooden/Sasser).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gooden W(10-5)                7.2   7   2   1   3  10   0  30
Franco SV(19)                 1.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9     8   2   1   3  10   0  35

BK: Gooden (2).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gullickson L(6-7)             5.2  10   5   5   0   2   1  27
Schatzeder                    1.1   2   0   0   2   2   0   7
Clancy                        1     3   1   1   0   2   1   5
Agosto                        1     1   0   0   0   2   0   4
Totals                        9    16   6   6   2   8   2  43

IBB: Schatzeder (4,McReynolds).

Umpires: HP - Dana DeMuth, 1B - Charlie Williams, 2B - John McSherry, 3B - Bob Davidson
Time of Game: 3:20   Attendance: 18981


Starting Lineups:

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

METS 1ST: Johnson homered; Magadan grounded out (second to
first); Jefferies grounded out (second to first); Strawberry
flied to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Yelding singled to center; Yelding stole second;
Candaele struck out; Caminiti grounded out (second to first)
[Yelding to third]; Stubbs grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 0.

METS 2ND: McReynolds singled to left; Sasser singled to left
[McReynolds to second]; Boston doubled to right [McReynolds
scored, Sasser to third]; Elster popped to first; Gooden struck
out; Johnson popped to first; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Biggio walked; Biggio stole second [Biggio to third
(error by Sasser)]; Ortiz grounded out (first unassisted)
[Biggio scored (unearned)]; Anthony was called out on strikes;
Gedman was called out on strikes; 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 2, Astros 1.

METS 3RD: Magadan grounded out (second to first); Jefferies
grounded out (first unassisted); Strawberry singled to right;
Strawberry stole second; McReynolds singled to center
[Strawberry scored]; Sasser popped to second; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Gullickson grounded out (second to first); Yelding
struck out; Candaele singled to center; Candaele was caught
stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 3, Astros 1.

METS 4TH: Boston popped to shortstop; Elster popped to
shortstop; Gooden flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 3,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Caminiti was called out on strikes; Stubbs singled
to center; Stubbs stole second; Biggio singled to center [Stubbs
scored, Biggio to second (on throw to home)]; Biggio was caught
stealing third (catcher to third); Ortiz walked; Gooden balked
[Ortiz to second]; Anthony struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 3, Astros 2.

METS 5TH: Johnson popped to shortstop; Magadan singled to right;
Jefferies grounded out (third to first) [Magadan to second];
Strawberry struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Gedman singled to right; On a bunt Gullickson
grounded into a double play (catcher to shortstop to second)
[Gedman out at second]; Yelding singled to right; Yelding stole
second; Candaele grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 2.

METS 6TH: McReynolds doubled to left; Sasser lined to center;
Boston singled to center [McReynolds scored]; Elster lined to
third; Boston was picked off first but was safe on an error by
Stubbs [Boston to third]; Gooden singled to center [Boston
scored]; SCHATZEDER REPLACED GULLICKSON (PITCHING); Johnson
doubled to left [Gooden out at home (left to second to
catcher)]; 2 R, 4 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Caminiti flied to left; Stubbs flied to left; Biggio
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
5, Astros 2.

METS 7TH: Magadan walked; Jefferies struck out; Strawberry
singled to shortstop [Magadan to third]; Strawberry stole
second; McReynolds was walked intentionally; Sasser struck out;
Boston popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 5,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Ortiz grounded out (shortstop to first); Anthony
struck out; Gedman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 5,
Astros 2.

METS 8TH: CLANCY REPLACED SCHATZEDER (PITCHING); Elster homered;
Gooden struck out; Johnson doubled to right; Magadan singled to
center [Johnson out at home (center to catcher), Magadan to
second (on throw to home)]; Jefferies struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Mets 6, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: PUHL BATTED FOR CLANCY; Puhl walked; Yelding was
called out on strikes; Candaele singled to center [Puhl to
second]; Caminiti struck out; FRANCO REPLACED JEFFERIES
(PITCHING); MILLER REPLACED GOODEN (PLAYING 2B); Stubbs grounded
out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 6, Astros 2.

METS 9TH: AGOSTO REPLACED PUHL (PITCHING); Strawberry struck
out; McReynolds singled to left; HUNDLEY BATTED FOR SASSER;
Hundley struck out; CARREON BATTED FOR BOSTON; Carreon grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 6, Astros
2.

ASTROS 9TH: HUNDLEY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); CARREON STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Biggio doubled to left; Ortiz reached on
an error by Elster; Anthony grounded into a double play (second
to first) [Biggio to third, Ortiz out at second]; NICHOLS BATTED
FOR GEDMAN; Nichols grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1
E, 1 LOB.  Mets 6, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             6  16   2   10
 Astros           2   8   1    6


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