New York Mets 7, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 98
Played on Friday, August 11, 1995 (N) at Astrodome

NY  N    3  0  0    0  2  0    0  2  0  -   7 10  1
HOU N    2  0  1    0  2  0    0  0  0  -   5 11  0
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Buford cf                     5   2   1   1       0   1       1   0
Orsulak lf                    4   2   3   1       1   0       0   0
Everett rf                    5   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
Kent 2b                       3   1   0   0       0   1       2   2
Brogna 1b                     5   1   1   1       0   2      12   0
Vizcaino ss                   3   0   1   2       1   0       2   4
Spiers 3b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
  Henry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  C. Jones ph                 0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Bogar 3b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Stinnett c                    3   0   1   0       1   1       8   0
B. Jones p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Byrd p                      1   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
  Ledesma 3b                  2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  DiPoto p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Franco p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   7  10   7       3   6      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Vizcaino-Brogna.
E: Spiers (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Orsulak 2 (18,off Kile 2); Everett (6,off Jones).
3B: Brogna (2,off Jones).
HR: Buford (1,1st inning off Kile 0 on 0 out).
SF: C. Jones (2,off Jones).
HBP: Kent 2 (7,by Kile,by Jones).
GDP: Buford (2,off Kile).
IBB: Vizcaino (4,by Jones).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cangelosi cf                  3   0   0   0       2   1       4   0
Biggio 2b                     4   1   2   0       1   0       1   6
Bell rf                       5   1   1   0       0   2       0   0
May lf                        4   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
  Hunter ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Eusebio c                     5   1   3   1       0   1       6   0
Magadan 3b                    3   1   2   2       1   0       0   1
  Shipley ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Simms 1b                      4   0   2   0       0   0      11   0
Gutierrez ss                  4   0   0   0       0   2       2   3
  Jones p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Kile p                        2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Hartgraves p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Thompson ph                 1   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Veres p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller ss                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       38   5  11   5       4   8      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Kile-Gutierrez-Simms.

BATTING - 
2B: May (4,off B. Jones); Eusebio (20,off Byrd); Magadan (14,off Byrd).
GDP: Kile (1,off Byrd).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bell (23,2nd base off B. Jones/Stinnett).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
B. Jones                      2     7   3   3   3   0   0  16
Byrd                          3     3   2   2   1   3   0  13
Henry W(2-5)                  2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
DiPoto                        1     1   0   0   0   2   0   4
Franco SV(15)                 1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9    11   5   5   4   8   0  42

B. Jones faced 4 batters in the 3rd inning
BK: Byrd (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Kile                          4.2   6   5   5   2   2   1  22
Hartgraves                    0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Veres                         2     0   0   0   0   2   0   6
Jones L(6-2)                  2     4   2   2   1   1   0  12
Totals                        9    10   7   7   3   6   1  41

HBP: Kile (12,Kent); Jones (5,Kent).
IBB: Jones (11,Vizcaino).

Umpires: HP - John McSherry, 1B - Mark Barron, 2B - Greg Bonin, 3B - Ed Montague
Time of Game: 2:57   Attendance: 32469


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Buford              cf        Cangelosi           cf
2. Orsulak             lf        Biggio              2b
3. Everett             rf        Bell                rf
4. Kent                2b        May                 lf
5. Brogna              1b        Eusebio             c
6. Vizcaino            ss        Magadan             3b
7. Spiers              3b        Simms               1b
8. Stinnett            c         Gutierrez           ss
9. B. Jones            p         Kile                p

METS 1ST: Buford homered; Orsulak walked; Everett lined to
center; Kent was hit by a pitch [Orsulak to second]; Brogna
grounded out (first unassisted) [Orsulak to third, Kent to
second]; Vizcaino singled to center [Orsulak scored, Kent
scored, Vizcaino to second (on throw)]; Spiers flied to center;
3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Cangelosi grounded out (third to first); Biggio
walked; Bell singled to center [Biggio to third]; Bell stole
second; May grounded out (shortstop to first) [Biggio scored,
Bell to third]; Eusebio singled to right [Bell scored]; Magadan
walked [Eusebio to second]; Simms forced Magadan (third to
second); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 2.

METS 2ND: Stinnett walked; On a bunt B. Jones forced Stinnett
(pitcher to shortstop) [B. Jones to first]; Buford grounded into
a double play (pitcher to shortstop to first) [B. Jones out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Gutierrez grounded out (second to first); Kile
grounded out (third to first); Cangelosi walked; Biggio singled
to center [Cangelosi to third]; Bell forced Biggio (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 2.

METS 3RD: Orsulak doubled to right; Everett flied to center
[Orsulak to third]; Kent struck out; Brogna struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: May doubled to center; Eusebio singled to right [May
to third]; Magadan singled to left [May scored, Eusebio to
second]; Simms singled to right [Eusebio to third, Magadan to
second]; BYRD REPLACED B. JONES (PITCHING); Gutierrez struck
out; Kile grounded into a double play (shortstop to first)
[Simms out at second]; 1 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 3.

METS 4TH: Vizcaino grounded out (second to first); Spiers
grounded out (second to first); Stinnett grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Cangelosi reached on an error by Spiers [Cangelosi
to first]; Byrd balked [Cangelosi to second]; Biggio grounded
out (pitcher to first); Bell struck out; May grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 3.

METS 5TH: Byrd singled to right; Buford forced Byrd (shortstop
to second) [Buford to first]; Orsulak doubled to right [Buford
scored]; Everett singled to center [Orsulak scored]; Kent
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Everett to second];
HARTGRAVES REPLACED KILE (PITCHING); Brogna was called out on
strikes; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Eusebio doubled to right; Magadan doubled to right
[Eusebio scored]; Simms singled to left [Magadan to third];
Gutierrez struck out; THOMPSON BATTED FOR HARTGRAVES; Thompson
grounded out (pitcher to first) [Magadan scored, Simms to
second]; Cangelosi walked; Biggio flied to right; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Mets 5, Astros 5.

METS 6TH: VERES REPLACED THOMPSON (PITCHING); Vizcaino grounded
out (second to first); Spiers grounded out (second to first);
Stinnett struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 5, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: HENRY REPLACED SPIERS (PITCHING); LEDESMA REPLACED
BYRD (PLAYING 3B); Bell flied to right; May was called out on
strikes; Eusebio flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 5,
Astros 5.

METS 7TH: Ledesma grounded out (second to first); Buford struck
out; Orsulak grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 5, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Magadan grounded out (first unassisted); Simms
popped to shortstop; Gutierrez grounded out (first unassisted);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 5, Astros 5.

METS 8TH: JONES REPLACED GUTIERREZ (PITCHING); MILLER REPLACED
VERES (PLAYING SS); Everett doubled to left; Kent grounded out
(pitcher unassisted) [Everett to third]; Brogna tripled to
center [Everett scored]; Vizcaino was walked intentionally; C.
JONES BATTED FOR HENRY; C. Jones out on a sacrifice fly to left
[Brogna scored]; Stinnett singled to left [Vizcaino to second];
Ledesma struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 7, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: BOGAR REPLACED C. JONES (PLAYING 3B); DIPOTO
REPLACED LEDESMA (PITCHING); Miller grounded out (second to
first); Cangelosi was called out on strikes; Biggio singled to
center; Bell struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 7, Astros 5.

METS 9TH: Buford grounded out (shortstop to first); Orsulak
singled to left; Everett lined to center; Kent was hit by a
pitch [Orsulak to second]; Brogna flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Mets 7, Astros 5.

ASTROS 9TH: FRANCO REPLACED DIPOTO (PITCHING); HUNTER BATTED FOR
MAY; Hunter struck out; Eusebio struck out; SHIPLEY BATTED FOR
MAGADAN; Shipley grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 7, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             7  10   1    7
 Astros           5  11   0   10


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