New York Mets 3, Houston Astros 2

Regular Season Game 126

Played on Monday, August 23, 1999 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 - 2 10 0 NY N 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 - 3 8 0

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO ABiggio 2b 4 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 Berkman lf 5 0 1 0 0 2 3 0 Powell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Bagwell 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 6 0 Caminiti 3b 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 Everett cf,rf 4 1 2 1 0 0 6 0 Mieske rf,lf 4 1 1 1 0 1 5 0 Eusebio c 4 0 1 0 0 2 6 0 Bogar ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 Elarton p 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 Ward ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 Barker pr,cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals35 2 10 2 2 11 26 4BATTING -2B:Biggio (50,off Leiter).HR:Mieske (5,5th inning off Leiter 0 on 0 out); Everett (20,7th inning off Leiter 0 on 0 out).SH:Elarton (4,off Leiter).GDP:Mieske (2,off Leiter).IBB:Biggio (6,by Leiter).Team LOB:9.

New York MetsAB R H RBI BB SO PO AHenderson lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Alfonzo 2b 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 1 Olerud 1b 3 0 1 0 1 0 10 0 Piazza c 4 0 1 0 0 0 11 0 Ventura 3b 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 3 Hamilton cf 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 Cedeno rf 3 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 Ordonez ss 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 Leiter p 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 Agbayani ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Wendell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Benitez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 M. Franco ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0Totals33 3 8 3 2 5 27 9FIELDING -DP:1. Ventura-Alfonzo-Olerud.BATTING -2B:Hamilton 2 (16,off Elarton,off Powell).HR:Alfonzo (20,1st inning off Elarton 0 on 1 out).SF:Cedeno (2,off Elarton).IBB:Ordonez (8,by Powell).Team LOB:7.

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPElarton 8 6 2 2 1 4 1 31 Powell L(4-4) 0.2 2 1 1 1 1 0 5Totals8.2 8 3 3 2 5 1 36IBB:Powell (3,Ordonez).

New York MetsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPLeiter 7 7 2 2 2 7 2 29 Wendell 1.2 3 0 0 0 3 0 8 Benitez W(3-2) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1Totals9 10 2 2 2 11 2 38WP:Leiter (3).IBB:Leiter (6,Biggio).Umpires:HP - Charlie Reliford, 1B - Sam Holbrook, 2B - Dana DeMuth, 3B - Marvin HudsonTime of Game:2:51Attendance:39292 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros New York Mets 1. Biggio 2b Henderson lf 2. Berkman lf Alfonzo 2b 3. Bagwell 1b Olerud 1b 4. Caminiti 3b Piazza c 5. Everett cf Ventura 3b 6. Mieske rf Hamilton cf 7. Eusebio c Cedeno rf 8. Bogar ss Ordonez ss 9. Elarton p Leiter p ASTROS 1ST: Biggio doubled to left; Berkman grounded out (shortstop to first) [Biggio to third]; Bagwell struck out; Caminiti grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 1ST: Henderson flied to center; Alfonzo homered; Olerud walked; Piazza singled to left [Olerud to second]; Ventura flied to left; Hamilton grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 1. ASTROS 2ND: Everett singled to third; Mieske grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Everett out at second]; Eusebio struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 1. METS 2ND: Cedeno was called out on strikes; Ordonez flied to center; Leiter was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 1. ASTROS 3RD: Bogar struck out; Elarton struck out; Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 1. METS 3RD: Henderson flied to right; Alfonzo flied to center; Olerud singled to center; Piazza popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 1. ASTROS 4TH: Berkman struck out; Bagwell struck out; Caminiti walked; Everett flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 1. METS 4TH: Ventura singled to right; Hamilton doubled to left [Ventura to third]; Cedeno lined out on a sacrifice fly to right [Ventura scored, Hamilton to third]; Ordonez reached on a fielder's choice [Hamilton out at home (pitcher to catcher)]; Leiter struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 2. ASTROS 5TH: Mieske homered; Eusebio popped to first; Bogar flied to right; Elarton struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 2. METS 5TH: Henderson flied to left; Alfonzo lined to center; Olerud flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 2. ASTROS 6TH: Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); Berkman singled to center; Bagwell grounded out (shortstop to first) [Berkman to second]; Leiter threw a wild pitch [Berkman to third]; Caminiti popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 2. METS 6TH: Piazza flied to center; Ventura singled to right; Hamilton struck out; Cedeno grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 2. ASTROS 7TH: Everett homered; Mieske popped to first; Eusebio singled to left; Bogar singled to center [Eusebio to second]; Elarton out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Eusebio to third, Bogar to second]; Biggio was walked intentionally; Berkman grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 2. METS 7TH: Ordonez grounded out (shortstop to first); AGBAYANI BATTED FOR LEITER; Agbayani grounded out (shortstop to first); Henderson flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 2. ASTROS 8TH: WENDELL REPLACED AGBAYANI (PITCHING); Bagwell singled to left; Caminiti struck out; Everett flied to center; Mieske struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 2. METS 8TH: Alfonzo flied to right; Olerud grounded out (third to first); Piazza flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 2. ASTROS 9TH: Eusebio struck out; Bogar flied to center; WARD BATTED FOR ELARTON; Ward singled to right; BARKER RAN FOR WARD; Biggio singled to right [Barker to third]; BENITEZ REPLACED WENDELL (PITCHING); Berkman struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 2. METS 9TH: POWELL REPLACED BERKMAN (PITCHING); EVERETT CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); MIESKE CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); BARKER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Ventura was called out on strikes; Hamilton doubled to right; Cedeno flied to left [Hamilton to third]; Ordonez was walked intentionally; M. FRANCO BATTED FOR BENITEZ; M. Franco singled to left [Hamilton scored, Ordonez to second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 3. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 2 10 0 9 Mets 3 8 0 7

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