New York Mets 5, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 131
Played on Monday, August 30, 1993 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  2  0    0  0  0    0  2  0  -   4  8  0
NY  N    0  0  0    1  0  2    1  1  x  -   5  9  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   1   1   2       0   0       3   1
Finley cf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       8   3
James rf                      3   1   1   0       1   1       1   1
  Hernandez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gonzalez lf                   4   1   3   0       0   0       1   0
Cedeno ss                     4   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
Servais c                     3   0   0   0       1   0       4   0
Donnels 3b                    3   0   1   1       0   1       1   1
  Anthony rf                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Portugal p                    1   0   0   1       0   0       1   0
  Candaele ph,3b              1   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Bass ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       33   4   8   4       3   4      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Bagwell-Cedeno-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Gonzalez (25,off Hillman).
HR: Biggio (17,8th inning off Hillman 1 on 0 out).
SF: Portugal (2,off Hillman).
GDP: Gonzalez (8,off Hillman).
IBB: Servais (1,by Hillman).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Bagwell (4,2nd base by Hillman/Hundley); Gonzalez (5,2nd base by Hillman/Hundley).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Orsulak lf                    4   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Hundley c                     4   2   2   0       0   1       4   2
Murray 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0      12   1
Bonilla 3b                    4   1   2   3       0   0       0   1
Burnitz rf                    3   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Kent 2b                       3   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
McKnight ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       2   8
Thompson cf                   3   1   3   1       0   0       3   0
Hillman p                     3   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Maddux p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Franco p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   5   9   5       0   4      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Murray-McKnight-Murray.
E: Bonilla (16), McKnight (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Thompson (9,off Portugal); Hundley (12,off Portugal).
HR: Bonilla (30,6th inning off Portugal 1 on 2 out); Thompson (6,7th inning
off Portugal 0 on 2 out); Orsulak (8,8th inning off Hernandez 0 on 0 out).
GDP: McKnight (2,off Portugal).
Team LOB: 2.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Portugal                      7     8   4   4   0   4   2  27
Hernandez L(3-4)              1     1   1   1   0   0   1   4
Totals                        8     9   5   5   0   4   3  31


New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hillman                       7.2   8   4   4   2   3   1  32
Maddux W(3-6)                 0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Franco SV(9)                  1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Totals                        9     8   4   4   3   4   1  37

IBB: Hillman (1,Servais).

Umpires: HP - Bob Davidson, 1B - Bill Hohn, 2B - Larry Poncino, 3B - Rich Rieker
Ejections: Chris James by Bob Davidson [Balls and strikes]
Time of Game: 2:17   Attendance: 18061


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Biggio              2b        Orsulak             lf
2. Finley              cf        Hundley             c
3. Bagwell             1b        Murray              1b
4. James               rf        Bonilla             3b
5. Gonzalez            lf        Burnitz             rf
6. Cedeno              ss        Kent                2b
7. Servais             c         McKnight            ss
8. Donnels             3b        Thompson            cf
9. Portugal            p         Hillman             p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio lined to pitcher; Finley grounded out
(shortstop to first); Bagwell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Orsulak grounded out (first unassisted); Hundley was
called out on strikes; Murray grounded out (first to pitcher); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

ASTROS 2ND: James singled to right; Gonzalez doubled [James to
third]; Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); Servais was
walked intentionally; Donnels singled to right [James scored,
Gonzalez to third, Servais to second]; Portugal out on a
sacrifice fly to center [Gonzalez scored]; Biggio flied to
right; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Bonilla grounded out (second to first); Burnitz
grounded out (third to first); Kent grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Finley grounded out (shortstop to first); Bagwell
reached on an error by Bonilla [Bagwell to first]; Bagwell was
caught stealing second (catcher to second); James grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 0.

METS 3RD: McKnight flied to center; Thompson doubled to center;
Hillman struck out; Orsulak popped to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Gonzalez singled to right; Cedeno flied to right;
Gonzalez was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop);
Servais reached on an error by McKnight [Servais to first];
Donnels struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 0.

METS 4TH: Hundley singled to right; Murray grounded out (first
unassisted) [Hundley to second]; Bonilla singled to right
[Hundley scored, Bonilla out at second (right to first to
shortstop to second)]; Burnitz was called out on strikes; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Portugal grounded out (shortstop to first); On a
bunt Biggio made an out to pitcher; Finley grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 1.

METS 5TH: Kent flied to center; McKnight flied to left; Thompson
singled to shortstop; Hillman popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Bagwell grounded out (shortstop to first); James
walked; Gonzalez grounded into a double play (first to shortstop
to first) [James out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Mets 1.

METS 6TH: Orsulak popped to center; Hundley doubled to left;
Murray flied to right [Hundley to third]; Bonilla homered
[Hundley scored]; Burnitz struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Mets 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); Servais
grounded out (third to first); Donnels grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 3.

METS 7TH: Kent singled to right; McKnight grounded into a double
play (first to shortstop to first) [Kent out at second];
Thompson homered; Hillman popped to shortstop; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 4.

ASTROS 8TH: CANDAELE BATTED FOR PORTUGAL; Candaele singled to
center; Biggio homered [Candaele scored]; On a bunt Finley made
an out to first; Bagwell singled to right; James was called out
on strikes; Chris James ejected by HP umpire Bob
Davidson; Gonzalez singled to center [Bagwell to second];
MADDUX REPLACED HILLMAN (PITCHING); Cedeno flied to right; 2 R,
4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 4.

METS 8TH: HERNANDEZ REPLACED JAMES (PITCHING); CANDAELE STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); ANTHONY REPLACED DONNELS (PLAYING RF);
Orsulak homered; Hundley grounded out (third to first); Murray
grounded out (shortstop to first); Bonilla lined to second; 1 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 5.

ASTROS 9TH: FRANCO REPLACED MADDUX (PITCHING); Servais lined to
center; Anthony struck out; BASS BATTED FOR CANDAELE; Bass
walked; Biggio lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4,
Mets 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   8   0    6
 Mets             5   9   2    2


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