New York Mets 8, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 24
Played on Monday, April 30, 2001 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   2  8  2
NY  N    0  0  1    0  0  5    1  1  x  -   8 11  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   0   2   0       0   0       4   2
Ausmus c                      4   0   0   0       0   3       5   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   1   1   0       0   2       4   0
Berkman lf                    2   1   1   1       2   0       1   0
Alou rf                       4   0   3   1       0   0       3   0
Truby 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Vizcaino ss                   3   0   1   0       0   0       2   2
  Bottenfield p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ward ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  J. Powell p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Barker cf                     3   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
  Merced ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Elarton p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Lugo ss                     2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                       35   2   8   2       2   8      24   9

FIELDING - 
E: Biggio (2), Elarton (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (5,off Trachsel); Alou (5,off Trachsel); Bagwell (6,off White).
HR: Berkman (6,2nd inning off Trachsel 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Vizcaino (1,2nd base off Trachsel/Piazza).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Agbayani lf                   3   1   0   0       2   2       0   0
Perez rf                      4   2   2   1       1   0       3   0
Alfonzo 2b                    5   1   2   1       0   0       1   0
Piazza c                      4   2   3   3       1   0       8   0
Ventura 3b                    3   0   0   0       2   2       1   2
  Wendell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Zeile 1b                      4   0   1   2       1   0       7   1
Payton cf                     5   2   3   1       0   0       5   0
Ordonez ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   4
Trachsel p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Harris ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  White p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McEwing 3b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   8  11   8       7   5      27   7

BATTING - 
2B: Payton (3,off Elarton).
HR: Piazza (8,6th inning off Bottenfield 2 on 2 out); Payton (1,7th inning
off Bottenfield 0 on 0 out).
SH: Trachsel (2,off Elarton).
Team LOB: 11.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Elarton L(3-3)                5.2   8   5   5   4   2   0  30
Bottenfield                   1.1   2   2   2   1   2   2   7
J. Powell                     1     1   1   1   2   1   0   6
Totals                        8    11   8   8   7   5   2  43


New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Trachsel W(1-4)               6     6   1   1   1   7   1  25
White                         2     2   1   1   1   0   0   9
Wendell                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     8   2   2   2   8   1  37


Umpires: HP - Kerwin Danley, 1B - Greg Gibson, 2B - Dana DeMuth, 3B - Charlie Reliford
Time of Game: 3:22   Attendance: 19083


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Biggio              2b        Agbayani            lf
2. Ausmus              c         Perez               rf
3. Bagwell             1b        Alfonzo             2b
4. Berkman             lf        Piazza              c
5. Alou                rf        Ventura             3b
6. Truby               3b        Zeile               1b
7. Vizcaino            ss        Payton              cf
8. Barker              cf        Ordonez             ss
9. Elarton             p         Trachsel            p

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

METS 1ST: Agbayani grounded out (third to first); Perez reached
on an error by Elarton (assist by Biggio); Alfonzo flied to
right; Piazza singled to left [Perez to second]; Ventura struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman homered; Alou flied to center; Truby popped
to third; Vizcaino singled to left; Vizcaino stole second;
Barker struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Zeile walked; Payton singled to left [Zeile to
second]; Ordonez popped to pitcher; Trachsel out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Zeile to third, Payton to second];
Agbayani struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Elarton grounded out (first to pitcher); Biggio
singled to right; Ausmus was called out on strikes; Bagwell was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

METS 3RD: Perez flied to left; Alfonzo grounded out (shortstop
to first); Piazza singled to left; Ventura walked [Piazza to
second]; Zeile singled to right [Piazza scored, Ventura to
second]; Payton forced Zeile (third to second) [Ventura to
third]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Berkman walked; Alou singled [Berkman to third];
Truby struck out; Vizcaino popped to shortstop; Barker grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets
1.

METS 4TH: Ordonez grounded out (shortstop to first); Trachsel
flied to center; Agbayani walked; Perez singled [Agbayani to
third, Perez to second (error by Biggio)]; Alfonzo lined to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Elarton grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio
doubled to left; Ausmus struck out; Bagwell grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 1.

METS 5TH: Piazza popped to shortstop; Ventura flied to right;
Zeile popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Berkman flied to center; Alou doubled; Truby
grounded out (third to first); Vizcaino flied to center; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 1.

METS 6TH: Payton doubled to right; Ordonez grounded out (pitcher
to first); HARRIS BATTED FOR TRACHSEL; Harris popped to
shortstop; Agbayani walked; Perez singled to left [Payton
scored, Agbayani to second]; Alfonzo singled to center [Agbayani
scored, Perez to third]; BOTTENFIELD REPLACED VIZCAINO
(PITCHING); LUGO REPLACED ELARTON (PLAYING SS); Piazza homered
[Perez scored, Alfonzo scored]; Ventura walked; Zeile flied to
center; 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 6.

ASTROS 7TH: WHITE REPLACED HARRIS (PITCHING); On a bunt Barker
made an out to first; Lugo flied to right; Biggio flied to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 6.

METS 7TH: Payton homered; Ordonez was called out on strikes;
White flied to center; Agbayani struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 7.

ASTROS 8TH: Ausmus lined to second; Bagwell doubled to center;
Berkman walked; Alou singled to left [Bagwell scored, Berkman to
second]; Truby flied to right; WARD BATTED FOR BOTTENFIELD; Ward
flied to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 7.

METS 8TH: J. POWELL REPLACED WARD (PITCHING); Perez walked;
Alfonzo singled to left [Perez to second]; Piazza walked [Perez
to third, Alfonzo to second]; Ventura struck out; Zeile forced
Piazza (second to shortstop) [Perez scored, Alfonzo to third];
Payton forced Zeile (shortstop to second); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Astros 2, Mets 8.

ASTROS 9TH: MCEWING REPLACED WHITE (PLAYING 3B); WENDELL
REPLACED VENTURA (PITCHING); MERCED BATTED FOR BARKER; Merced
struck out; Lugo grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio flied
to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   8   2    8
 Mets             8  11   0   11


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