New York Mets 12, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 114
Played on Wednesday, August 9, 2000 (N) at Enron Field

NY  N    0  3  2    2  0  2    0  3  0  -  12 16  2
HOU N    1  0  0    0  1  1    1  1  0  -   5  9  0
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Agbayani lf                   3   1   2   2       0   0       4   0
  Hamilton ph,lf              1   1   1   2       0   0       1   0
  Trammell ph,lf              0   1   0   0       1   0       2   0
Bell rf                       5   1   1   1       0   3       4   0
Alfonzo 2b                    4   0   2   1       1   0       1   1
  Abbott pr,2b                0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Piazza c                      5   1   2   3       0   0       4   0
  Pratt c                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Ventura 3b                    2   1   1   0       2   0       1   1
  Wendell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cook p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Zeile 1b                      5   1   3   1       0   0       4   0
Payton cf                     4   2   2   1       1   0       4   0
Bordick ss                    5   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Reed p                        2   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
  McEwing ph,3b               2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       38  12  16  11       5   5      27   3

FIELDING - 
E: Piazza (3), Payton (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Agbayani (14,off Lima); Alfonzo (29,off Franklin).
3B: Zeile (3,off Lima); Bell (1,off Lima).
HR: Payton (10,2nd inning off Lima 0 on 1 out); Hamilton (1,6th inning off
Green 1 on 0 out); Piazza (30,8th inning off Franklin 2 on 2 out).
SH: Reed (12,off Lima).
HBP: Ventura (2,by Franklin).
GDP: Zeile (11,off Lima); Bordick (1,off Slusarski).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lugo ss                       5   2   3   1       0   0       4   5
Spiers 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       3   3
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   2       7   1
  Barker cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Berkman rf                    3   0   0   1       0   0       4   1
Hidalgo cf,lf                 4   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Ward lf,1b                    4   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
Truby 3b                      3   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Eusebio c                     4   1   1   1       0   1       6   0
Lima p                        1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Slusarski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bogar ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Green p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Franklin p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mieske ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   5   9   4       0   5      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Lugo-Spiers-Bagwell, Spiers-Lugo-Bagwell, Lugo-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Truby (8,off Reed).
HR: Eusebio (6,5th inning off Reed 0 on 1 out); Lugo (3,7th inning off Reed
0 on 1 out); Ward (16,8th inning off Wendell 0 on 2 out).
SF: Berkman (4,off Reed).
HBP: Truby (3,by Reed).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Lugo (12,2nd base off Reed/Piazza); Hidalgo (8,2nd base off Reed/Piazza).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reed W(7-2)                   7     8   4   3   0   4   2  30
Wendell                       1     1   1   1   0   1   1   4
Cook                          1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     9   5   4   0   5   3  37

HBP: Reed (3,Truby).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lima L(4-14)                  3.1   7   7   7   2   1   1  18
Slusarski                     1.2   4   0   0   0   1   0   8
Green                         0.1   2   2   2   0   0   1   3
Franklin                      3.2   3   3   3   3   3   1  16
Totals                        9    16  12  12   5   5   3  45

WP: Lima (3).
BK: Franklin (1).
HBP: Franklin (2,Ventura).

Umpires: HP - CB Bucknor, 1B - Rick Reed, 2B - Hunter Wendelstedt, 3B - Al Clark
Time of Game: 3:02   Attendance: 35432


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Agbayani            lf        Lugo                ss
2. Bell                rf        Spiers              2b
3. Alfonzo             2b        Bagwell             1b
4. Piazza              c         Berkman             rf
5. Ventura             3b        Hidalgo             cf
6. Zeile               1b        Ward                lf
7. Payton              cf        Truby               3b
8. Bordick             ss        Eusebio             c
9. Reed                p         Lima                p

METS 1ST: Agbayani flied to center; Bell was called out on
strikes; Alfonzo flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Lugo singled to left; Spiers flied to right; Lugo
stole second; Bagwell singled to center [Lugo to third]; Berkman
hit a sacrifice fly to left [Lugo scored]; Hidalgo popped to
second; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

METS 2ND: Piazza flied to left; Ventura walked; Zeile tripled to
right [Ventura scored]; Lima threw a wild pitch [Zeile scored];
Payton homered; Bordick flied to right; Reed grounded out (third
to first); 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Ward flied to right; Truby doubled to left; Eusebio
flied to right; Lima grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 1.

METS 3RD: Agbayani doubled to right; Bell tripled to right
[Agbayani scored]; Alfonzo singled to left [Bell scored]; Piazza
flied to left; Ventura walked [Alfonzo to second]; Zeile
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Ventura out at second]; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Lugo flied to center; Spiers lined to third; Bagwell
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 5,
Astros 1.

METS 4TH: Payton singled to left; Bordick singled to center
[Payton to third]; Reed out on a sacrifice bunt (first to
second) [Bordick to second]; SLUSARSKI REPLACED LIMA (PITCHING);
Agbayani singled to left [Payton scored, Bordick scored]; Bell
struck out; Alfonzo forced Agbayani (shortstop to second); 2 R,
3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 7, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Berkman lined to center; Hidalgo flied to left; Ward
flied to left; the roof was opened; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Mets 7, Astros 1.

METS 5TH: Piazza singled to left; Ventura singled to right
[Piazza to second]; Zeile singled to right [Piazza to third,
Ventura to second]; Payton forced Piazza (third to catcher)
[Ventura to third, Zeile to second]; Bordick grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Payton out at
second]; 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 7, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Truby flied to center; Eusebio homered; BOGAR BATTED
FOR SLUSARSKI; Bogar singled; Lugo singled to center [Bogar to
second]; Spiers flied to left; Bagwell struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Mets 7, Astros 2.

METS 6TH: GREEN REPLACED BOGAR (PITCHING); Reed singled to
right; HAMILTON BATTED FOR AGBAYANI; Hamilton homered [Reed
scored]; Bell grounded out (pitcher to first); FRANKLIN REPLACED
GREEN (PITCHING); Alfonzo doubled to left; Piazza grounded out
(second to first) [Alfonzo to third]; Ventura grounded out
(shortstop to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 9, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: HAMILTON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Berkman flied
to center; Hidalgo singled to left; Ward struck out while
Hidalgo stole second [Hidalgo scored (error by Piazza) (error by
Payton) (unearned)]; Truby was hit by a pitch; Eusebio was
called out on strikes; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 9,
Astros 3.

METS 7TH: Zeile singled to right [Zeile out at second (right to
shortstop)]; Payton walked; Bordick lined into a double play
(shortstop to first) [Payton out at first]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 9, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Franklin flied to left in foul territory; Lugo
homered; Spiers grounded out (second to first); Bagwell was
called out on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 9, Astros 4.

METS 8TH: MCEWING BATTED FOR REED; McEwing struck out; TRAMMELL
BATTED FOR HAMILTON; Trammell walked; Bell struck out; Franklin
balked [Trammell to second]; Alfonzo walked; ABBOTT RAN FOR
ALFONZO; Piazza homered [Trammell scored, Abbott scored];
Ventura was hit by a pitch; Zeile forced Ventura (shortstop
unassisted); 3 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 12, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: MCEWING STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); ABBOTT STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); TRAMMELL STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF);
PRATT REPLACED PIAZZA (PLAYING C ); WENDELL REPLACED VENTURA
(PITCHING); Berkman flied to left; Hidalgo struck out; Ward
homered; Truby popped to shortstop; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
12, Astros 5.

METS 9TH: WARD CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); HIDALGO CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); BARKER REPLACED BAGWELL (PLAYING CF);
Payton flied to right; Bordick struck out; McEwing flied to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 12, Astros 5.

ASTROS 9TH: COOK REPLACED WENDELL (PITCHING); Eusebio flied to
right; MIESKE BATTED FOR FRANKLIN; Mieske popped to first; Lugo
flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 12, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets            12  16   2    6
 Astros           5   9   0    5


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