New York Mets 5, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 79
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Saturday, July 4, 1992 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  0    2  0  0  -   3  6  2
NY  N    0  0  2    0  0  2    0  1  x  -   5  9  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       2   3
Finley cf                     4   1   1   0       0   0       3   0
Bagwell 1b                    3   1   1   1       0   1       7   1
Anthony rf                    4   1   1   2       0   0       1   0
Caminiti 3b                   4   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Gonzalez lf                   2   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Candaele ss                   3   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Tucker c                      2   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
  Young ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Osuna p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Blair p                       2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Murphy p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Boever p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Distefano ph                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Williams pr                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Servais c                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   3   6   3       1   6      24   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Candaele-Biggio-Bagwell.
E: Biggio (4), Tucker (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Finley (18,off Gooden).
3B: Bagwell (2,off Gooden).
HR: Anthony (7,7th inning off Gooden 1 on 1 out).
SF: Bagwell (4,off Gooden).
GDP: Finley (3,off Gooden).
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Finley (20,3rd base off Gooden/O'Brien).
CS: Caminiti (3,2nd base by Gooden/O'Brien).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Johnson cf                    4   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Pecota 2b                     4   1   1   1       0   0       1   3
Bonilla rf                    3   2   2   1       1   1       5   0
Magadan 3b                    3   1   2   1       1   0       1   0
Murray 1b                     4   0   1   1       0   0       4   2
Boston lf                     2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Gallagher ph,lf             1   0   0   1       0   0       1   0
O'Brien c                     4   0   1   0       0   0       7   1
Schofield ss                  3   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
Gooden p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Walker ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Innis p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Totals                       31   5   9   5       2   4      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Pecota-Schofield-Murray.

BATTING - 
2B: O'Brien (7,off Blair); Pecota (7,off Blair); Bonilla (18,off Blair).
HR: Bonilla (10,8th inning off Osuna 0 on 0 out).
SF: Gallagher (4,off Murphy).
GDP: Johnson (6,off Boever).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blair L(0-4)                  5     6   4   3   2   4   0  23
Murphy                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Boever                        1.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   5
Osuna                         1     2   1   1   0   0   1   5
Totals                        8     9   5   4   2   4   1  34

Blair faced 3 batters in the 6th inning

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gooden W(6-7)                 7     5   3   3   1   5   1  25
Innis SV(1)                   2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
Totals                        9     6   3   3   1   6   1  32


Umpires: HP - Charlie Reliford, 1B - Gary Darling, 2B - Rich Rieker, 3B - Harry Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 2:38   


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Biggio              2b        Johnson             cf
2. Finley              cf        Pecota              2b
3. Bagwell             1b        Bonilla             rf
4. Anthony             rf        Magadan             3b
5. Caminiti            3b        Murray              1b
6. Gonzalez            lf        Boston              lf
7. Candaele            ss        O'Brien             c
8. Tucker              c         Schofield           ss
9. Blair               p         Gooden              p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio singled to left; Finley grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Biggio out at
second]; Bagwell lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Johnson popped to shortstop; Pecota flied to left;
Bonilla walked; Magadan grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Anthony grounded out (shortstop to first); Caminiti
singled to right; Gonzalez popped to third; Caminiti was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Murray popped to catcher; Boston struck out; O'Brien
doubled to left; Schofield flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Candaele struck out; Tucker struck out; Blair was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 3RD: Gooden flied to center; On a bunt Johnson singled;
Pecota doubled to left [Johnson scored]; Bonilla struck out;
Magadan singled to center [Pecota scored]; Murray grounded out
(first unassisted); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Biggio was called out on strikes; Finley doubled to
left; Finley stole third; Bagwell out on a sacrifice fly to
right [Finley scored (RBI)]; Anthony popped to catcher; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 2.

METS 4TH: Boston popped to second; O'Brien grounded out (third
to first); Schofield struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Mets 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Caminiti flied to center; Gonzalez flied to center;
Candaele flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 2.

METS 5TH: Gooden reached on an error by Biggio [Gooden out at
second (second to shortstop to first)]; Johnson struck out;
Pecota flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Tucker flied to right; Blair was called out on
strikes; Biggio flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Mets 2.

METS 6TH: Bonilla doubled; Magadan walked; Murray singled
[Bonilla scored, Magadan to third (error by Tucker), Murray to
second]; MURPHY REPLACED BLAIR (PITCHING); GALLAGHER BATTED FOR
BOSTON; Gallagher out on a sacrifice fly to left [Magadan scored
(unearned) (RBI)]; BOEVER REPLACED MURPHY (PITCHING); O'Brien
grounded out (third to first) [Murray stayed at second];
Schofield popped to catcher; 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Mets 4.

ASTROS 7TH: GALLAGHER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Finley flied
to right; Bagwell tripled; Anthony homered [Bagwell scored];
Caminiti lined to shortstop; Gonzalez walked; Candaele flied to
left; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 4.

METS 7TH: WALKER BATTED FOR GOODEN; Walker singled to left;
Johnson grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Walker out at second]; Pecota grounded out (first to
pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 4.

ASTROS 8TH: INNIS REPLACED WALKER (PITCHING); YOUNG BATTED FOR
TUCKER; Young grounded out (second to first); DISTEFANO BATTED
FOR BOEVER; Distefano singled to left; WILLIAMS RAN FOR
DISTEFANO; Biggio flied to center; Finley grounded out (first to
pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 4.

METS 8TH: OSUNA REPLACED YOUNG (PITCHING); SERVAIS REPLACED
WILLIAMS (PLAYING C ); Bonilla homered; Magadan singled to
center; Murray flied to center; Gallagher flied to right;
O'Brien grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 3, Mets 5.

ASTROS 9TH: Bagwell was called out on strikes; Anthony grounded
out (first to pitcher); Caminiti grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   6   2    2
 Mets             5   9   0    5


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