Houston Astros 6, New York Mets 1
Regular Season Game 26
Played on Tuesday, May 4, 1999 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  0    3  2  0  -   6 13  0
NY  N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   1  3  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   1   1   1       0   0       2   4
Bell rf                       5   1   3   2       0   0       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    5   1   1   0       0   0       8   1
Caminiti 3b                   4   1   2   0       1   2       2   0
Hidalgo cf,lf                 5   1   2   1       0   0       5   0
Eusebio c                     4   0   1   1       0   0       7   0
Diaz lf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Barker cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bogar ss                      3   0   2   1       1   0       2   5
Hampton p                     2   1   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Howell ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Elarton p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   6  13   6       2   4      27  11

FIELDING - 
PB: Eusebio (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Hidalgo (6,off Leiter); Biggio (11,off Leiter); Bogar (4,off Manzanillo).
3B: Hampton (1,off Leiter).
HR: Bell (5,7th inning off Leiter 1 on 2 out).
SH: Hampton (3,off Leiter).
HBP: Biggio (2,by Leiter).
GDP: Bagwell 2 (6,off Leiter,off Benitez).
Team LOB: 8.

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cedeno lf                     2   0   0   0       2   1       1   0
Alfonzo 2b                    4   1   2   0       0   0       3   2
Olerud 1b                     3   0   0   0       1   1      11   0
  Benitez p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Piazza c                      4   0   1   1       0   0       4   0
Bonilla rf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Ventura 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   2       0   5
McRae cf                      3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Ordonez ss                    3   0   0   0       0   0       2   5
Leiter p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Manzanillo p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  M. Franco ph,1b             1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                       30   1   3   1       3   7      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Ventura-Alfonzo-Olerud, M. Franco-Ordonez-M. Franco.
E: Leiter (1).

BATTING - 
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (8,2nd base off Hampton/Eusebio).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hampton W(3-1)                7     2   1   1   3   5   0  26
Elarton                       2     1   0   0   0   2   0   7
Totals                        9     3   1   1   3   7   0  33


New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Leiter L(1-3)                 7    11   6   6   1   2   1  33
Manzanillo                    1     1   0   0   0   2   0   4
Benitez                       1     1   0   0   1   0   0   4
Totals                        9    13   6   6   2   4   1  41

Leiter faced 3 batters in the 8th inning
HBP: Leiter (1,Biggio).

Umpires: HP - Gerry Davis, 1B - Jerry Layne, 2B - Rich Rieker, 3B - Bruce Dreckman
Time of Game: 2:55   Attendance: 27192


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Biggio              2b        Cedeno              lf
2. Bell                rf        Alfonzo             2b
3. Bagwell             1b        Olerud              1b
4. Caminiti            3b        Piazza              c
5. Hidalgo             cf        Bonilla             rf
6. Eusebio             c         Ventura             3b
7. Diaz                lf        McRae               cf
8. Bogar               ss        Ordonez             ss
9. Hampton             p         Leiter              p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio flied to right; Bell flied to right; Bagwell
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Cedeno walked; Alfonzo flied to center; Cedeno stole
second; Olerud grounded out (second to first) [Cedeno to third];
Piazza grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Caminiti struck out; Hidalgo grounded out (shortstop
to first); Eusebio grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Bonilla flied to center; Ventura struck out; McRae
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Diaz popped to first; Bogar singled to left; Hampton
out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Bogar to second];
Biggio was hit by a pitch; Bogar was picked off second but was
safe on an error by Leiter [Bogar to third]; Bell flied to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 3RD: Ordonez grounded out (second to first); Leiter was
called out on strikes; Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell singled to right; Caminiti singled to left
[Bagwell to second]; Hidalgo doubled to left [Bagwell scored,
Caminiti to third]; Eusebio flied to right; Diaz popped to
shortstop; Bogar walked; Hampton popped to right; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E,
3 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

METS 4TH: Alfonzo singled to third; Olerud flied to center;
Piazza forced Alfonzo (pitcher to shortstop); Bonilla forced
Piazza (shortstop unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Mets 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Biggio grounded out (second to first); Bell singled
to center; Bagwell grounded into a double play (third to second
to first) [Bell out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Mets 0.

METS 5TH: Ventura flied to center; McRae lined to second;
Ordonez grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Mets 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Caminiti struck out; Hidalgo flied to left; Eusebio
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Mets 0.

METS 6TH: Leiter popped to third; Cedeno walked; Alfonzo forced
Cedeno (shortstop to second); Olerud walked [Alfonzo to second];
Piazza singled to right [Alfonzo scored, Olerud to third];
Bonilla struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Diaz grounded out (shortstop to first); Bogar
grounded out (shortstop to first); Hampton tripled to center;
Biggio doubled to left [Hampton scored]; Bell homered [Biggio
scored]; Bagwell grounded out (third to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 1.

METS 7TH: Ventura struck out; McRae flied to center; Ordonez
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
4, Mets 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Caminiti singled to left; Hidalgo singled to left
[Caminiti to second]; Eusebio singled to left [Caminiti scored,
Hidalgo to second]; MANZANILLO REPLACED LEITER (PITCHING); Diaz
struck out; Bogar doubled to left [Hidalgo scored, Eusebio to
third]; HOWELL BATTED FOR HAMPTON; Howell was called out on
strikes; Biggio grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 6, Mets 1.

METS 8TH: BARKER REPLACED DIAZ (PLAYING CF); HIDALGO CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); ELARTON REPLACED HOWELL (PITCHING); M.
FRANCO BATTED FOR MANZANILLO; M. Franco grounded out (second to
first); Cedeno struck out; Alfonzo singled to third; Eusebio
allowed a passed ball [Alfonzo to second]; Olerud struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Mets 1.

ASTROS 9TH: BENITEZ REPLACED OLERUD (PITCHING); M. FRANCO STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Bell singled to center; Bagwell grounded
into a double play (first to shortstop to first) [Bell out at
second]; Caminiti walked; Hidalgo popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Mets 1.

METS 9TH: Piazza grounded out (second to first); Bonilla
grounded out (shortstop to first); Ventura popped to third; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Mets 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6  13   0    8
 Mets             1   3   1    5


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