Houston Astros 5, New York Mets 4
Regular Season Game 27
Played on Wednesday, May 5, 1999 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    2  0  0    0  1  0    0  2  0  -   5  8  0
NY  N    2  0  0    1  0  0    1  0  0  -   4 11  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     3   1   1   1       1   1       5   6
Bell rf                       4   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   1   2   4       0   1      10   1
Everett cf                    4   0   1   0       0   2       3   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hidalgo lf                    3   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
Eusebio c                     4   0   0   0       0   0       8   0
Johnson 3b                    3   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Powell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Barker cf                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Bogar ss                      4   1   1   0       0   1       0   4
Bergman p                     2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Spiers 3b                   1   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       33   5   8   5       3   9      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Johnson-Biggio-Bagwell, Biggio-Bagwell, Bogar-Biggio-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Bell (6,off Jones); Johnson (1,off Jones); Bogar (5,off Jones); Biggio
(12,off Jones); Barker (1,off Wendell).
HR: Bagwell (9,8th inning off Benitez 1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Bagwell (2,2nd base by Jones/Piazza); Barker (1,3rd base by Wendell/Piazza).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cedeno lf,rf                  5   1   3   1       0   2       0   0
Alfonzo 2b                    4   1   1   1       0   1       2   1
Olerud 1b                     2   0   0   0       2   0       7   0
  Kinkade pr,lf               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Piazza c                      4   0   1   1       0   0      10   2
Ventura 3b,1b                 4   1   1   0       0   1       1   2
McRae cf                      3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Lopez pr,3b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Bonilla rf                    2   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
  Allensworth pr,rf,cf        1   1   0   0       0   1       0   0
Ordonez ss                    3   0   1   0       0   1       2   2
Jones p                       2   0   2   0       0   0       0   1
  M. Franco ph                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Benitez p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wendell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pratt ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       32   4  11   4       2   7      27   8

BATTING - 
2B: Alfonzo (7,off Bergman); Ventura (8,off Bergman); Ordonez (5,off Bergman).
SH: Ordonez (2,off Powell).
SF: Bonilla (1,off Bergman).
HBP: McRae (4,by Powell).
GDP: Piazza (4,off Bergman); Alfonzo (4,off Powell).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bergman                       6     8   3   3   1   2   0  24
Powell W(2-0)                 1.2   3   1   1   1   1   0   9
Wagner SV(10)                 1.1   0   0   0   0   4   0   4
Totals                        9    11   4   4   2   7   0  37

HBP: Powell (1,McRae).

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Jones                         7     5   3   3   1   8   0  26
Benitez L(0-1)                0.2   2   2   2   1   1   1   5
Wendell                       1.1   1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Totals                        9     8   5   5   3   9   1  36


Umpires: HP - Jerry Layne, 1B - Rich Rieker, 2B - Bruce Dreckman, 3B - Gerry Davis
Time of Game: 3:02   Attendance: 25026


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. Hidalgo             lf        Ventura             3b
6. Eusebio             c         McRae               cf
7. Johnson             3b        Bonilla             rf
8. Bogar               ss        Ordonez             ss
9. Bergman             p         Jones               p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio walked; Bell doubled to right [Biggio to
third]; Bagwell singled to left [Biggio scored, Bell scored];
Bagwell was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop);
Everett struck out; Hidalgo grounded out (third to first); 2 R,
2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Cedeno singled to left; Alfonzo doubled to left
[Cedeno scored]; Olerud grounded out (first unassisted) [Alfonzo
to third]; Piazza grounded out (second to first) [Alfonzo
scored]; Ventura flied to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Mets 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Eusebio popped to first; Johnson doubled to right;
Bogar flied to right; Bergman struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Mets 2.

METS 2ND: McRae grounded out (shortstop to first); Bonilla
grounded out (shortstop to first); Ordonez grounded out (pitcher
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio flied to center; Bell struck out; Bagwell
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 2.

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

ASTROS 4TH: Everett grounded out (pitcher to first); Hidalgo
grounded out (third to first); Eusebio lined to second; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 2.

METS 4TH: Ventura doubled to center; McRae grounded out (second
to first) [Ventura to third]; Bonilla out on a sacrifice fly to
center [Ventura scored]; Ordonez doubled to left; Jones singled
to left [Ordonez out at home (left to catcher)]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Johnson lined to first; Bogar doubled to left;
Bergman struck out; Biggio doubled to center [Bogar scored];
Bell grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 3, Mets 3.

METS 5TH: Cedeno struck out; Alfonzo struck out; Olerud grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Bagwell lined to right; Everett struck out; Hidalgo
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
3, Mets 3.

METS 6TH: Piazza singled to center; Ventura lined into a double
play (second to first) [Piazza out at first]; McRae flied to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Eusebio flied to center; Johnson was called out on
strikes; Bogar was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Mets 3.

METS 7TH: POWELL REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); SPIERS REPLACED
BERGMAN (PLAYING 3B); Bonilla singled to center; ALLENSWORTH RAN
FOR BONILLA; Ordonez out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second)
[Allensworth to second]; M. FRANCO BATTED FOR JONES; M. Franco
singled to center [Allensworth to third]; Cedeno singled to left
[Allensworth scored, M. Franco to second]; Alfonzo grounded into
a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Cedeno out at
second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 4.

ASTROS 8TH: ALLENSWORTH STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); BENITEZ
REPLACED M. FRANCO (PITCHING); Spiers walked; Biggio struck out;
Bell popped to catcher; Bagwell homered [Spiers scored]; Everett
singled to right; WENDELL REPLACED BENITEZ (PITCHING); Hidalgo
walked [Everett to second]; Eusebio lined to second; 2 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 4.

METS 8TH: Olerud walked; Piazza flied to right; KINKADE RAN FOR
OLERUD; Ventura struck out; McRae was hit by a pitch [Kinkade to
second]; LOPEZ RAN FOR MCRAE; WAGNER REPLACED EVERETT
(PITCHING); BARKER REPLACED POWELL (PLAYING CF); Allensworth
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 4.

ASTROS 9TH: CEDENO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); KINKADE
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); VENTURA CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
1B); LOPEZ STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); ALLENSWORTH CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); Barker doubled to left; Bogar popped to
shortstop; Barker was caught stealing third (catcher to third);
Spiers grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 5, Mets 4.

METS 9TH: Ordonez was called out on strikes; PRATT BATTED FOR
WENDELL; Pratt struck out; Cedeno struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5   8   0    4
 Mets             4  11   0    6


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