New York Mets 4, Houston Astros 3 (11 innings)
Regular Season Game 154
Played on Wednesday, September 16, 1998 (N) at Astrodome

NY  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  3    0  1  -   4 13  1
HOU N    0  0  2    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  -   3  5  2
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Phillips lf                   6   0   1   0       0   3       2   0
Alfonzo 3b                    5   0   1   0       1   0       0   3
Olerud 1b                     5   0   4   0       0   0      11   0
  Milliard pr                 0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cook p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McMichael p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hundley ph                  1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Wendell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Piazza c                      5   1   1   3       1   1      11   0
McRae cf                      4   0   0   0       1   2       2   0
Huskey rf                     3   0   2   0       1   0       1   0
  Allensworth pr,rf           1   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Baerga 2b                     1   0   0   0       1   1       1   1
  Payton ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Lopez 2b                    1   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
Ordonez ss                    5   0   0   0       0   0       0   6
Jones p                       2   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Harris ph                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pratt ph                    1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  M. Franco 1b                1   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Totals                       42   4  13   4       6   8      33  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Ordonez-Lopez-Olerud.
E: Piazza (11).

BATTING - 
HR: Piazza (32,9th inning off Wagner 2 on 2 out); Hundley (3,11th inning off
Bergman 0 on 2 out).
SH: Lopez (3,off Wagner).
GDP: Piazza (15,off Hampton); Alfonzo (11,off Hampton); Ordonez (11,off Hampton);
Lopez (10,off Hampton).
Team LOB: 12.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     3   1   0   0       2   1       6   8
Hidalgo rf                    4   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
Everett cf                    4   1   1   2       1   1       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    2   0   0   0       3   0      13   1
Alou lf                       4   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Berry 3b                      3   0   2   0       0   0       1   1
  Gutierrez ss                2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Bergman p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ausmus c                      5   1   1   1       0   1       8   0
Bogar ss,3b,ss                4   0   0   0       0   2       2   8
  Clark ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Hampton p                     3   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Wagner p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Russ Johnson 3b             1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       37   3   5   3       8  11      33  19

FIELDING - 
DP: 4. Bogar-Biggio-Bagwell, Biggio-Bogar-Bagwell, Bagwell-Bogar, Bogar-Biggio-Bagwell.
E: Alou (5), Bogar (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Berry (17,off Jones).
HR: Everett (15,3rd inning off Jones 1 on 1 out); Ausmus (6,9th inning off
Cook 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Alou (11,off Jones).
IBB: Bagwell (8,by McMichael).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Biggio 2 (49,2nd base off Jones/Piazza,3rd base off Jones/Piazza); Everett
(14,2nd base off McMichael/Piazza).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Jones                         8     4   2   2   5   5   1  32
Cook                          1     1   1   1   0   2   1   4
McMichael W(5-4)              1     0   0   0   3   1   0   6
Wendell SV(4)                 1     0   0   0   0   3   0   3
Totals                       11     5   3   3   8  11   2  45

IBB: McMichael (9,Bagwell).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hampton                       8     8   0   0   6   4   0  35
Wagner                        2     4   3   3   0   3   1  10
Bergman L(12-9)               1     1   1   1   0   1   1   4
Totals                       11    13   4   4   6   8   2  49

BK: Hampton (2).

Umpires: HP - Tom Hallion, 1B - Bob Davidson, 2B - Brian Gorman, 3B - Jerry Crawford
Time of Game: 4:05   Attendance: 24269


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Phillips            lf        Biggio              2b
2. Alfonzo             3b        Hidalgo             rf
3. Olerud              1b        Everett             cf
4. Piazza              c         Bagwell             1b
5. McRae               cf        Alou                lf
6. Huskey              rf        Berry               3b
7. Baerga              2b        Ausmus              c
8. Ordonez             ss        Bogar               ss
9. Jones               p         Hampton             p

METS 1ST: Phillips was called out on strikes; Alfonzo walked;
Olerud singled to right [Alfonzo to third]; Piazza grounded into
a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Olerud out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio walked; Hidalgo was called out on strikes;
Biggio stole second; Everett flied to left; Biggio stole third;
Bagwell walked; Alou flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 0.

METS 2ND: McRae struck out; Huskey singled to shortstop; Hampton
balked [Huskey to second]; Baerga walked; Ordonez forced Baerga
(shortstop to second) [Huskey to third]; Jones grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berry singled to shortstop; Ausmus popped to second;
Bogar grounded out (shortstop to first) [Berry to second];
Hampton grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 3RD: Phillips singled to left; Alfonzo grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Phillips out at
second]; Olerud singled to right; Piazza forced Olerud
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio walked; Hidalgo grounded out (third to first)
[Biggio to second]; Everett homered [Biggio scored]; Bagwell
grounded out (second to first); Alou flied to left; 2 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

METS 4TH: McRae reached on an error by Bogar; Huskey walked
[McRae to second]; Baerga struck out; Ordonez forced Huskey
(shortstop to second) [McRae to third]; Jones walked [Ordonez to
second]; Phillips forced Jones (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H,
1 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Berry grounded out (shortstop to first); Ausmus
flied to center; Bogar grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

METS 5TH: Alfonzo popped to right; Olerud singled to second;
Piazza grounded out (third to first) [Olerud to second]; McRae
walked; Huskey grounded out (third unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Hampton singled to right; Biggio grounded out (first
unassisted) [Hampton to second]; Hidalgo walked; Everett
grounded out (first unassisted) [Hampton to third, Hidalgo to
second]; Bagwell grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

METS 6TH: PAYTON BATTED FOR BAERGA; Payton singled to shortstop;
Ordonez grounded into a double play (first to shortstop) [Payton
out at second]; Jones grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: LOPEZ REPLACED PAYTON (PLAYING 2B); Alou flied to
center; Berry doubled to center; Ausmus popped to second; Bogar
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros
2.

METS 7TH: Phillips was called out on strikes; Alfonzo singled to
third; Olerud grounded out (second to first) [Alfonzo to
second]; Piazza walked; McRae grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Hampton was called out on strikes; Biggio was called
out on strikes; Hidalgo grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

METS 8TH: Huskey singled to pitcher; ALLENSWORTH RAN FOR HUSKEY;
Lopez grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Allensworth out at second]; Ordonez grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: ALLENSWORTH STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Everett
struck out; Bagwell walked; Alou grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Bagwell out at second]; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

METS 9TH: HARRIS BATTED FOR JONES; WAGNER REPLACED HAMPTON
(PITCHING); PRATT BATTED FOR HARRIS; Pratt singled to left;
Phillips struck out; Alfonzo flied to right; Olerud singled to
third [Pratt to second]; BOGAR CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B);
MILLIARD RAN FOR OLERUD; GUTIERREZ REPLACED BERRY (PLAYING SS);
Piazza homered [Pratt scored, Milliard scored]; McRae struck
out; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: COOK REPLACED MILLIARD (PITCHING); M. FRANCO
REPLACED PRATT (PLAYING 1B); Gutierrez flied to right; Ausmus
homered; Bogar struck out; Wagner struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 3.

METS 10TH: Allensworth singled to left [Allensworth to second
(error by Alou)]; Lopez out on a sacrifice bunt (third to first)
[Allensworth to third]; Ordonez grounded out (second to first);
M. Franco struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 10TH: MCMICHAEL REPLACED COOK (PITCHING); Biggio grounded
out (second to first); Hidalgo grounded out (third to first);
Everett walked; Everett stole second [Everett to third (error by
Piazza)]; Bagwell was walked intentionally; Alou walked [Bagwell
to second]; Gutierrez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 3,
Astros 3.

METS 11TH: BERGMAN REPLACED GUTIERREZ (PITCHING); BOGAR CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING SS); RUSS JOHNSON REPLACED WAGNER (PLAYING
3B); Phillips flied to right; Alfonzo grounded out (second to
first); HUNDLEY BATTED FOR MCMICHAEL; Hundley homered; Piazza
struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 11TH: WENDELL REPLACED HUNDLEY (PITCHING); Ausmus struck
out; CLARK BATTED FOR BOGAR; Clark struck out; Russ Johnson
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 4, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             4  13   1   12
 Astros           3   5   2    9


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