Houston Astros 5, New York Mets 4
Regular Season Game 62
Played on Sunday, June 16, 1991 (D) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  2    3  0  0  -   5 11  1
NY  N    1  0  0    0  1  1    1  0  0  -   4  9  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Finley cf,rf                  4   1   1   1       0   0       5   0
Yelding ss                    4   0   2   1       1   0       1   3
Bagwell 1b                    5   0   2   1       0   0       6   1
Caminiti 3b                   5   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Gonzalez lf                   3   0   1   0       1   1       2   0
Candaele 2b                   4   1   1   0       0   1       2   2
Anthony rf                    3   1   1   0       0   0       2   1
  Corsi p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ortiz ph                    0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Biggio pr,c                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Nichols c                     3   0   2   0       0   1       4   0
  Oberkfell ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Osuna p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Portugal p                    1   1   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Ramirez ph                  1   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Young pr,cf                 1   1   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       35   5  11   4       3   5      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Candaele-Yelding-Bagwell.
E: Portugal (1).
PB: Nichols (2).

BATTING - 
3B: Bagwell (2,off Innis).
SH: Portugal (3,off Viola).
SF: Finley (5,off Viola).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Yelding (5,2nd base by Viola/Cerone).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Boston cf                     4   0   0   0       1   2       2   0
Jefferies 2b                  4   2   2   0       0   0       3   5
  Simons p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Innis p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Brooks rf                     3   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Johnson 3b                    4   0   1   1       0   1       0   1
Carreon lf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Sasser 1b                     3   1   2   1       0   0       8   0
  Magadan pr,1b               1   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
Cerone c                      3   0   1   0       1   1       5   1
  Miller pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Templeton ss                  3   1   2   1       0   0       0   3
Viola p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Herr ph,2b                  2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   4   9   3       3   5      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Jefferies-Sasser.
E: Jefferies (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Templeton (2,off Corsi).
3B: Sasser (2,off Portugal).
SH: Templeton (1,off Osuna).
GDP: Carreon (4,off Portugal).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Portugal W(6-2)               6     7   3   3   2   4   0  25
Corsi                         1     1   1   0   1   0   0   5
Osuna SV(5)                   2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
Totals                        9     9   4   3   3   5   0  37

BK: Corsi (1).

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Viola L(7-4)                  7     9   5   4   2   4   0  31
Simons                        0.1   1   0   0   1   0   0   3
Innis                         1.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   6
Totals                        9    11   5   4   3   5   0  40


Umpires: HP - John McSherry, 1B - Jerry Layne, 2B - Tom Hallion, 3B - Bob Davidson
Time of Game: 3:16   Attendance: 37550


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Finley              cf        Boston              cf
2. Yelding             ss        Jefferies           2b
3. Bagwell             1b        Brooks              rf
4. Caminiti            3b        Johnson             3b
5. Gonzalez            lf        Carreon             lf
6. Candaele            2b        Sasser              1b
7. Anthony             rf        Cerone              c
8. Nichols             c         Templeton           ss
9. Portugal            p         Viola               p

ASTROS 1ST: Finley flied to left; Yelding walked; Yelding was
caught stealing second (catcher to second); Bagwell grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Boston grounded out (first unassisted); Jefferies
singled to right; Jefferies was picked off first but was safe on
an error by Portugal [Jefferies to third]; Brooks walked;
Johnson singled to right [Jefferies scored, Brooks to second];
Carreon grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Johnson out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Mets 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Caminiti flied to center; Gonzalez walked; Candaele
struck out; Anthony grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

METS 2ND: Sasser grounded out (first to pitcher); Cerone
grounded out (shortstop to first); Templeton popped to second; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Nichols singled to left; Portugal out on a sacrifice
bunt (first unassisted) [Nichols to second]; Finley grounded out
(second to first) [Nichols to third]; Yelding grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

METS 3RD: Viola grounded out (pitcher to first); Boston struck
out; Jefferies flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Mets 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell grounded out (shortstop to first); Caminiti
was called out on strikes; Gonzalez was called out on strikes; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

METS 4TH: Brooks flied to center; Johnson struck out; Carreon
lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Candaele flied to right; Anthony grounded out
(second to first); Nichols struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 1.

METS 5TH: Sasser tripled to center; Cerone walked; Templeton
singled to right [Sasser scored, Cerone out at third (right to
third)]; Viola was called out on strikes; Boston flied to
center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 6TH: On a bunt Portugal singled; Finley singled [Portugal
to third]; Yelding singled to left [Portugal scored, Finley to
third]; Bagwell singled to right [Finley scored, Yelding to
third]; Caminiti lined into a double play (second to first)
[Bagwell out at first]; Gonzalez flied to left; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 2.

METS 6TH: Jefferies singled to left; Brooks flied to right;
Johnson popped to third; Carreon singled to left [Jefferies to
second]; Sasser singled to left [Jefferies scored, Carreon to
second]; MAGADAN RAN FOR SASSER; Cerone was called out on
strikes; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 3.

ASTROS 7TH: MAGADAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Candaele
singled to right; Anthony singled [Candaele to second]; On a
bunt Nichols singled [Candaele to third, Anthony to second];
RAMIREZ BATTED FOR PORTUGAL; Ramirez forced Nichols (shortstop
to second) [Candaele scored (RBI), Anthony to third, Ramirez to
first]; Finley out on a sacrifice fly to right [Anthony scored
(RBI)]; Yelding singled to right [Ramirez to second]; YOUNG RAN
FOR RAMIREZ; Bagwell reached on an error by Jefferies [Young
scored (unearned) (no RBI), Yelding to third, Bagwell to first];
Caminiti grounded out (third to first); 3 R (2 ER), 4 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 3.

METS 7TH: CORSI REPLACED ANTHONY (PITCHING); FINLEY CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); YOUNG STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF);
Templeton doubled to left; HERR BATTED FOR VIOLA; Herr flied to
left; Nichols allowed a passed ball [Templeton to third]; Boston
walked; Corsi balked [Templeton scored (unearned), Boston to
second]; Jefferies grounded out (shortstop to first) [Boston to
third]; Brooks flied to right; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 5, Mets 4.

ASTROS 8TH: SIMONS REPLACED JEFFERIES (PITCHING); HERR STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 2B); Gonzalez singled to center; Candaele flied to
right; ORTIZ BATTED FOR CORSI; Ortiz walked [Gonzalez to
second]; INNIS REPLACED SIMONS (PITCHING); OBERKFELL BATTED FOR
NICHOLS; BIGGIO RAN FOR ORTIZ; Oberkfell struck out; Young lined
to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 4.

METS 8TH: OSUNA REPLACED OBERKFELL (PITCHING); BIGGIO STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING C ); Johnson flied to center; Carreon flied to
right; Magadan grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 4.

ASTROS 9TH: On a bunt Finley made an out to first; Yelding
grounded out (shortstop to first); Bagwell tripled to right;
Caminiti grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 5, Mets 4.

METS 9TH: Cerone singled to left; MILLER RAN FOR CERONE;
Templeton out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Miller to
second]; Herr flied to left; Boston was called out on strikes; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5  11   1    8
 Mets             4   9   1    6


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