New York Mets 5, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 25
Played on Monday, May 3, 1999 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  2    0  0  0  -   3  6  0
NY  N    4  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  x  -   5  9  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     2   0   0   0       2   0       1   3
Bell rf                       4   0   1   0       0   3       1   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   0      12   0
Everett cf                    4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Caminiti 3b                   3   2   1   0       1   1       2   5
Hidalgo lf                    4   1   1   2       0   0       2   0
Bako c                        3   0   1   0       0   0       4   1
  Johnson ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Bogar ss                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Holt p                        2   0   1   1       0   0       0   2
  Howell ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Powell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Henry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   3   6   3       3   8      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Caminiti-Biggio-Bagwell, Caminiti-Bagwell, Bako-Caminiti.

BATTING - 
HR: Hidalgo (6,6th inning off Reed 1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 5.

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cedeno lf,rf                  4   2   2   0       1   1       2   0
Alfonzo 2b                    3   0   1   1       0   0       1   3
Olerud 1b                     3   1   1   0       1   0       9   0
Piazza c                      4   1   1   1       0   0       8   0
Ventura 3b                    2   1   1   0       1   0       1   2
Kinkade rf,lf                 3   0   0   1       0   1       4   0
  J. Franco p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
McRae cf                      3   0   1   2       1   1       2   0
Ordonez ss                    4   0   2   0       0   0       0   1
Reed p                        2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Bonilla ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wendell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  M. Franco ph                0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Allensworth pr,lf           0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   5   9   5       5   4      27   6

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Olerud.

BATTING - 
2B: Olerud (10,off Holt); Cedeno (4,off Holt).
SF: Alfonzo (1,off Holt).
HBP: Kinkade (2,by Holt); Ventura (1,by Holt).
GDP: Kinkade (1,off Holt); Alfonzo (3,off Holt).
IBB: Ventura (1,by Holt).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno 2 (7,2nd base off Holt/Bako,3rd base off Holt/Bako).
CS: Ordonez (1,3rd base by Henry/Bako).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Holt L(0-4)                   6     8   5   5   4   1   0  30
Powell                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Henry                         1     1   0   0   1   2   0   4
Totals                        8     9   5   5   5   4   0  37

HBP: Holt 2 (2,Kinkade,Ventura).
IBB: Holt (1,Ventura).

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reed W(2-0)                   6     5   3   3   2   6   1  25
Wendell                       2     1   0   0   1   1   0   7
J. Franco SV(10)              1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     6   3   3   3   8   1  35


Umpires: HP - Bruce Dreckman, 1B - Gerry Davis, 2B - Jerry Layne, 3B - Rich Rieker
Time of Game: 2:39   Attendance: 14878


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Biggio              2b        Cedeno              lf
2. Bell                rf        Alfonzo             2b
3. Bagwell             1b        Olerud              1b
4. Everett             cf        Piazza              c
5. Caminiti            3b        Ventura             3b
6. Hidalgo             lf        Kinkade             rf
7. Bako                c         McRae               cf
8. Bogar               ss        Ordonez             ss
9. Holt                p         Reed                p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio walked; Bell struck out; Bagwell flied to
right; Everett struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets
0.

METS 1ST: Cedeno singled to center; Cedeno stole second; Alfonzo
grounded out (third to first); Olerud walked; Piazza singled to
left [Cedeno scored, Olerud to second]; Ventura singled to
center [Olerud to third, Piazza to second]; Kinkade was hit by a
pitch [Olerud scored, Piazza to third, Ventura to second]; McRae
singled to right [Piazza scored, Ventura scored, Kinkade to
second]; Ordonez grounded out (third to first) [Kinkade to
third, McRae to second]; Reed grounded out (first unassisted); 4
R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 4.

ASTROS 2ND: CEDENO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); KINKADE
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); Caminiti walked; Hidalgo flied
to center; Bako singled to left [Caminiti to second]; Bogar
flied to center [Caminiti to third]; Holt singled to right
[Caminiti scored, Bako to third]; Biggio flied to left; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 4.

METS 2ND: Cedeno grounded out (second to first); Alfonzo singled
to right; Olerud flied to left; Piazza flied to center; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 4.

ASTROS 3RD: Bell singled to center; Bagwell flied to right;
Everett lined to second; Caminiti was called out on strikes; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 4.

METS 3RD: Ventura was hit by a pitch; Kinkade grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Ventura out at second];
McRae flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Hidalgo popped to first; Bako grounded out (second
to first); Bogar was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 4.

METS 4TH: Ordonez singled to second; Reed struck out; Cedeno
walked [Ordonez to second]; Alfonzo grounded into a double play
(third to first) [Cedeno to second, Ordonez out at third]; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Holt grounded out (second to first); Biggio grounded
out (third to first); Bell was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 4.

METS 5TH: Olerud doubled to center; Piazza grounded out (pitcher
to first); Ventura was walked intentionally; Kinkade grounded
out (third to first) [Olerud to third, Ventura to second]; McRae
walked; Ordonez grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
3 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Bagwell flied to left; Everett was called out on
strikes; Caminiti singled to left; Hidalgo homered [Caminiti
scored]; Bako grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 4.

METS 6TH: BONILLA BATTED FOR REED; Bonilla grounded out
(shortstop to first); Cedeno doubled to left; Cedeno stole
third; Alfonzo out on a sacrifice fly to center [Cedeno scored];
Olerud grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Mets 5.

ASTROS 7TH: WENDELL REPLACED BONILLA (PITCHING); Bogar grounded
out (third to first); HOWELL BATTED FOR HOLT; Howell popped to
third; Biggio walked; Bell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 3, Mets 5.

METS 7TH: POWELL REPLACED HOWELL (PITCHING); Piazza grounded out
(second to first); Ventura flied to right; Kinkade was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Bagwell singled to left; Everett flied to left;
Caminiti lined into a double play (first unassisted) [Bagwell
out at first]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 5.

METS 8TH: HENRY REPLACED POWELL (PITCHING); McRae was called out
on strikes; Ordonez singled to center; M. FRANCO BATTED FOR
WENDELL; M. Franco walked [Ordonez to second]; ALLENSWORTH RAN
FOR M. FRANCO; Cedeno was called out on strikes while Ordonez
was caught stealing third (catcher to third); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 5.

ASTROS 9TH: J. FRANCO REPLACED KINKADE (PITCHING); ALLENSWORTH
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Hidalgo flied to right; JOHNSON
BATTED FOR BAKO; Johnson was called out on strikes; Bogar
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
3, Mets 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   6   0    5
 Mets             5   9   0    8


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