New York Mets 4, Houston Astros 2

Regular Season Game 131

Played on Monday, August 28, 2000 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 2 8 1 NY N 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 x - 4 6 0

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO ACedeno lf 3 1 1 1 2 0 1 0 Lugo 2b 3 0 0 0 1 0 5 3 Bagwell 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 8 3 Hidalgo cf 4 1 1 1 0 0 3 0 Alou rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 Eusebio c 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 Barker pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Meluskey c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Truby 3b 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 1 Bogar ss 3 0 1 0 0 2 1 3 Spiers ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 B. Powell p 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 1 Berkman ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Cabrera p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Ward ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals34 2 8 2 3 7 24 11FIELDING -DP:1. Bogar-Lugo-Bagwell.E:Eusebio (5).BATTING -2B:Eusebio (18,off Rusch); Truby (11,off Rusch).3B:Truby (2,off Rusch).HR:Cedeno (5,1st inning off Rusch 0 on 0 out); Hidalgo (33,3rd inning off Rusch 0 on 1 out).GDP:Alou (14,off Rusch).Team LOB:8.BASERUNNING -SB:Barker (7,2nd base off Wendell/Pratt).

New York MetsAB R H RBI BB SO PO AAgbayani lf 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 Bell rf 3 1 1 0 1 0 2 0 Alfonzo 2b 3 1 1 3 1 0 2 4 Ventura 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 Zeile 1b 3 0 0 0 1 0 9 1 Payton cf 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 1 Bordick ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 5 Pratt c 2 0 0 0 2 0 7 0 Rusch p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Wendell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0Totals27 4 6 3 6 1 27 12FIELDING -DP:1. Bordick-Alfonzo-Zeile.BATTING -2B:Payton (19,off Cabrera).HR:Alfonzo (17,1st inning off B. Powell 2 on 0 out).SH:Rusch 2 (4,off B. Powell 2).GDP:Payton (8,off B. Powell).Team LOB:7.

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPB. Powell L(1-1) 5 5 3 3 6 0 1 25 Cabrera 3 1 1 1 0 1 0 10Totals8 6 4 4 6 1 1 35BK:Cabrera (1).

New York MetsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPRusch W(9-10) 7 7 2 2 3 7 2 30 Wendell SV(1) 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 7Totals9 8 2 2 3 7 2 37Umpires:HP - Matt Hollowell, 1B - Brian O'Nora, 2B - Mark Hirschbeck, 3B - Dan IassognaTime of Game:2:22Attendance:28472 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros New York Mets 1. Cedeno lf Agbayani lf 2. Lugo 2b Bell rf 3. Bagwell 1b Alfonzo 2b 4. Hidalgo cf Ventura 3b 5. Alou rf Zeile 1b 6. Eusebio c Payton cf 7. Truby 3b Bordick ss 8. Bogar ss Pratt c 9. B. Powell p Rusch p ASTROS 1ST: Cedeno homered; Lugo walked; Bagwell forced Lugo (center to shortstop); Hidalgo grounded out (second to first) [Bagwell to second]; Alou flied to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 0. METS 1ST: Agbayani singled to center; Bell singled [Agbayani to third]; Alfonzo homered [Agbayani scored, Bell scored]; Ventura grounded out (second to first); Zeile walked; Payton grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Zeile out at second]; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 3. ASTROS 2ND: Eusebio doubled to center; Truby struck out; Bogar singled [Eusebio stayed at second]; B. Powell struck out; Cedeno walked [Eusebio to third, Bogar to second]; Lugo flied to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 3. METS 2ND: Bordick singled to left; Pratt walked [Bordick to third (error by Eusebio)]; Rusch out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Pratt to second]; Agbayani walked; Bell popped to first in foul territory; Alfonzo popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 3 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 3. ASTROS 3RD: Bagwell grounded out (third to first); Hidalgo homered; Alou was called out on strikes; Eusebio grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 3. METS 3RD: Ventura grounded out (first to pitcher); Zeile lined to right; Payton singled to left; Bordick forced Payton (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 3. ASTROS 4TH: Truby tripled; Bogar struck out; B. Powell struck out; Cedeno walked; Lugo grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 3. METS 4TH: Pratt walked; Rusch out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Pratt to second]; Agbayani flied to right; Bell walked; Alfonzo walked [Pratt to third, Bell to second]; Ventura grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 3. ASTROS 5TH: Bagwell singled to left; Hidalgo popped to shortstop; Alou grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Bagwell out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 3. METS 5TH: Zeile lined to shortstop; Payton popped to second; Bordick flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 3. ASTROS 6TH: Eusebio struck out; Truby doubled to left; Bogar was called out on strikes; BERKMAN BATTED FOR B. POWELL; Berkman grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 3. METS 6TH: CABRERA REPLACED BERKMAN (PITCHING); Pratt grounded out (second to first); Rusch struck out; Agbayani grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 3. ASTROS 7TH: Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); Lugo flied to left; Bagwell flied to right in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 3. METS 7TH: Bell grounded out (shortstop to first); Alfonzo flied to left; Ventura flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 3. ASTROS 8TH: WENDELL REPLACED RUSCH (PITCHING); Hidalgo popped to shortstop; Alou popped to second; Eusebio singled to right; BARKER RAN FOR EUSEBIO; Barker stole second; Truby flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 3. METS 8TH: MELUSKEY REPLACED BARKER (PLAYING C ); Zeile flied to center; Payton doubled to right; Bordick grounded out (first unassisted) [Payton to third]; Cabrera balked [Payton scored]; Pratt flied to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 4. ASTROS 9TH: SPIERS BATTED FOR BOGAR; Spiers grounded out (first to pitcher); WARD BATTED FOR CABRERA; Ward grounded out (shortstop to first); Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Mets 4. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 2 8 1 8 Mets 4 6 0 7

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