Houston Astros 8, New York Mets 3

Regular Season Game 117

Played on Saturday, August 9, 1997 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 5 - 8 11 3 NY N 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 3 4 0

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO ABiggio 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 5 Bell rf 4 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 Bagwell 1b 4 3 2 4 1 0 11 1 Gonzalez lf 5 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 Spiers 3b 5 0 1 0 0 1 2 2 Ausmus c 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 Bogar ss 3 1 2 1 1 0 1 2 Carr cf 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 0 Holt p 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 Springer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Howard ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 Mouton pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Wagner p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals36 8 11 8 4 4 27 11FIELDING -DP:1. Bogar-Biggio-Bagwell.E:Biggio (15), Gonzalez (3), Spiers (9).BATTING -2B:Ausmus (19,off Jones).3B:Bogar (3,off Rojas).HR:Bagwell 2 (31,4th inning off Jones 0 on 0 out,9th inning off Rojas 2 on 1 out).HBP:Biggio (16,by Wendell).GDP:Bell (12,off Jones); Bagwell (5,off Wendell).Team LOB:6.BASERUNNING -SB:Bagwell (22,2nd base off Jones/Hundley).

New York MetsAB R H RBI BB SO PO AMcRae cf 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 Gilkey lf 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 Olerud 1b 4 0 1 1 0 0 12 1 Hundley c 4 1 1 1 0 0 5 0 Alfonzo 3b 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 2 Baerga 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 5 Pratt ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Everett rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 Ordonez ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 Jones p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Wendell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 Huskey ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 M. Franco ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Rojas p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals32 3 4 3 0 3 27 11FIELDING -DP:2. Alfonzo-Baerga-Olerud, Wendell-Ordonez-Olerud.BATTING -2B:Olerud (25,off Holt).HR:Hundley (24,2nd inning off Holt 0 on 0 out).SH:Ordonez (9,off Holt).HBP:Gilkey (3,by Holt).GDP:Baerga (7,off Holt).Team LOB:4.

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPHolt 6.1 4 3 2 0 1 1 26 Springer W(2-3) 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 Wagner 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3Totals9 4 3 2 0 3 1 34HBP:Holt (6,Gilkey).

New York MetsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPJones 6 7 3 3 2 2 1 26 Wendell 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 Rojas L(0-5) 2 4 5 5 1 1 1 11Totals9 11 8 8 4 4 2 41HBP:Wendell (2,Biggio).Umpires:HP - Paul Schrieber, 1B - Dana DeMuth, 2B - Kerwin Danley, 3B - Charlie RelifordTime of Game:2:40Attendance:34352 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros New York Mets 1. Biggio 2b McRae cf 2. Bell rf Gilkey lf 3. Bagwell 1b Olerud 1b 4. Gonzalez lf Hundley c 5. Spiers 3b Alfonzo 3b 6. Ausmus c Baerga 2b 7. Bogar ss Everett rf 8. Carr cf Ordonez ss 9. Holt p Jones p ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (first unassisted); Bell grounded out (second to first); Bagwell walked; Bagwell stole second; Gonzalez singled [Bagwell scored]; Spiers lined to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 0. METS 1ST: McRae grounded out (first unassisted); Gilkey was called out on strikes; Olerud grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 0. ASTROS 2ND: Ausmus lined to first; Bogar grounded out (shortstop to first); Carr grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 0. METS 2ND: Hundley homered; Alfonzo grounded out (first unassisted); Baerga grounded out (first unassisted); Everett flied to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 1. ASTROS 3RD: Holt grounded out (first unassisted); Biggio grounded out (second to first); Bell flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 1. METS 3RD: Ordonez lined to second; Jones grounded out (third to first); McRae grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 1. ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell homered; Gonzalez popped to third in foul territory; Spiers popped to shortstop; Ausmus doubled; Bogar singled to left [Ausmus scored]; Carr grounded out (first unassisted); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 3, Mets 1. METS 4TH: Gilkey popped to third in foul territory; Olerud popped to shortstop; Hundley grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Mets 1. ASTROS 5TH: Holt struck out; Biggio singled; Bell grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Biggio out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Mets 1. METS 5TH: Alfonzo grounded out (second to first); Baerga singled to center; Everett flied to center; Ordonez reached on an error by Spiers [Baerga to second, Ordonez to first]; Jones grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. Astros 3, Mets 1. ASTROS 6TH: Bagwell grounded out (third to first); Gonzalez singled to left; Spiers singled to left [Gonzalez to second]; Ausmus grounded out (second to first) [Gonzalez to third, Spiers to second]; Bogar walked; Carr struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. Astros 3, Mets 1. METS 6TH: McRae reached on an error by Biggio [McRae to first]; Gilkey was hit by a pitch [McRae to second]; Olerud doubled [McRae scored (unearned), Gilkey to third]; Hundley popped to third; Alfonzo singled to left [Gilkey scored, Olerud to third]; Baerga grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Alfonzo out at second]; 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Astros 3, Mets 3. ASTROS 7TH: WENDELL REPLACED JONES (PITCHING); Holt was called out on strikes; Biggio was hit by a pitch; Bell walked [Biggio to second]; Bagwell grounded into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to first) [Bell out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 3, Mets 3. METS 7TH: Everett reached on an error by Gonzalez [Everett to second]; Ordonez out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Everett to third]; HUSKEY BATTED FOR WENDELL; SPRINGER REPLACED HOLT (PITCHING); M. FRANCO BATTED FOR HUSKEY; M. Franco struck out; McRae grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Astros 3, Mets 3. ASTROS 8TH: ROJAS REPLACED M. FRANCO (PITCHING); Gonzalez popped to catcher in foul territory; Spiers struck out; Ausmus flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Mets 3. METS 8TH: Gilkey flied to right; Olerud popped to second; Hundley grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Mets 3. ASTROS 9TH: Bogar tripled to right; Carr singled to first [Bogar scored]; HOWARD BATTED FOR SPRINGER; Howard walked [Carr to second]; Biggio lined to center [Carr to third]; Bell singled to right [Carr scored, Howard to second]; MOUTON RAN FOR HOWARD; Bagwell homered [Mouton scored, Bell scored]; Gonzalez flied to right; Spiers grounded out (second to first); 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 8, Mets 3. METS 9TH: WAGNER REPLACED MOUTON (PITCHING); Alfonzo flied to center; PRATT BATTED FOR BAERGA; Pratt struck out; Everett flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 8, Mets 3. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 8 11 3 6 Mets 3 4 0 4

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