New York Mets 7, Houston Astros 5

Regular Season Game 25

Played on Tuesday, May 1, 2001 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 1 - 5 10 0 NY N 0 0 2 0 0 0 5 0 x - 7 11 0

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO ALugo ss 4 1 0 0 1 1 1 4 Biggio 2b 5 1 2 1 0 0 2 1 Bagwell 1b 3 2 2 1 2 0 5 3 Berkman cf 3 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 Alou rf 5 0 1 2 0 1 4 0 Ward lf 5 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 Truby 3b 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 Ausmus c 4 1 2 1 0 1 8 0 Dotel p 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 Vizcaino ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Cruz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 J. Powell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Franklin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Eusebio ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Jackson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0Totals37 5 10 5 5 7 24 10BATTING -2B:Berkman (6,off Benitez).HR:Ausmus (1,6th inning off Martin 0 on 0 out); Bagwell (7,9th inning off Benitez 0 on 1 out).Team LOB:10.BASERUNNING -SB:Berkman 2 (2,2nd base off Gonzalez/Piazza,3rd base off Martin/Piazza); Lugo (2,2nd base off Gonzalez/Piazza).

New York MetsAB R H RBI BB SO PO AAgbayani lf 4 1 1 0 1 1 4 0 McEwing pr,lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Perez rf 5 1 2 1 0 0 4 0 Alfonzo 2b 4 1 1 0 1 1 3 2 Piazza c 3 2 1 2 2 0 8 0 Ventura 3b 5 1 1 4 0 2 1 3 Zeile 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 Payton cf 2 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 Ordonez ss 4 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 Gonzalez p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Martin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Harris ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 Shinjo ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Franco p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Benitez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals34 7 11 7 6 5 27 5BATTING -2B:Ordonez (6,off Dotel); Alfonzo (9,off Dotel); Payton (4,off Cruz); Perez (1,off Cruz).3B:Harris (1,off Cruz).HR:Piazza (9,3rd inning off Dotel 1 on 2 out); Ventura (4,7th inning off J. Powell 3 on 1 out).SH:Gonzalez (1,off Dotel).IBB:Piazza (4,by Cruz).Team LOB:10.

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPDotel 5 5 2 2 2 3 1 22 Cruz L(0-1) 1.1 3 4 4 2 1 0 9 J. Powell 0.1 2 1 1 1 0 1 4 Franklin 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 Jackson 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 5Totals8 11 7 7 6 5 2 41BK:Cruz (1).IBB:Cruz (1,Piazza).

New York MetsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPGonzalez 4.1 5 3 3 3 4 0 21 Martin W(1-0) 2.2 2 1 1 2 1 1 12 Franco 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 Benitez SV(4) 1 2 1 1 0 1 1 5Totals9 10 5 5 5 7 2 42Umpires:HP - Greg Gibson, 1B - Dana DeMuth, 2B - Charlie Reliford, 3B - Kerwin DanleyTime of Game:3:31Attendance:25619 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros New York Mets 1. Lugo ss Agbayani lf 2. Biggio 2b Perez rf 3. Bagwell 1b Alfonzo 2b 4. Berkman cf Piazza c 5. Alou rf Ventura 3b 6. Ward lf Zeile 1b 7. Truby 3b Payton cf 8. Ausmus c Ordonez ss 9. Dotel p Gonzalez p ASTROS 1ST: Lugo flied to right;Debut game for Dicky Gonzalez;Biggio lined to left; Bagwell walked; Berkman popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 1ST: Agbayani flied to right; Perez singled to left; Alfonzo walked [Perez to second]; Piazza popped to catcher in foul territory; Ventura struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. ASTROS 2ND: Alou flied to right; Ward grounded out (second to first); Truby struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 2ND: Zeile popped to catcher in foul territory; Payton flied to right; Ordonez doubled to left; Gonzalez grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. ASTROS 3RD: Ausmus grounded out (third to first); Dotel singled to right; Lugo struck out; Biggio singled [Dotel to third]; Bagwell popped to second; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 3RD: Agbayani flied to right; Perez flied to center; Alfonzo doubled to left; Piazza homered [Alfonzo scored]; Ventura struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 2. ASTROS 4TH: Berkman walked; Alou was called out on strikes while Berkman stole second; Ward singled to right [Berkman to third]; Truby reached on a fielder's choice [Berkman out at home (third to catcher), Ward to second]; Ausmus struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 2. METS 4TH: Zeile popped to catcher in foul territory; Payton walked; Ordonez singled to left [Payton to second]; Gonzalez out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Payton to third, Ordonez to second]; Agbayani struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 2. ASTROS 5TH: Dotel lined to second; Lugo walked; Lugo stole second; Biggio singled to right [Lugo scored]; Bagwell singled to center [Biggio to second]; MARTIN REPLACED GONZALEZ (PITCHING); Berkman walked [Biggio to third, Bagwell to second]; Alou singled to right [Biggio scored, Bagwell scored, Berkman to second]; Berkman stole third; Ward flied to left; Truby struck out; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 3, Mets 2. METS 5TH: Perez grounded out (shortstop to first); Alfonzo lined to left; Piazza grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Mets 2. ASTROS 6TH: Ausmus homered; VIZCAINO BATTED FOR DOTEL; Vizcaino popped to shortstop; Lugo flied to right; Biggio grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 2. METS 6TH: CRUZ REPLACED VIZCAINO (PITCHING); Ventura grounded out (pitcher to shortstop to first); Zeile grounded out (second to first); Payton doubled; Cruz balked [Payton to third]; Ordonez flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 2. ASTROS 7TH: Bagwell walked; Berkman popped to first in foul territory; Alou flied to center; Ward flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 2. METS 7TH: HARRIS BATTED FOR MARTIN; Harris tripled; Agbayani walked; Perez doubled [Harris scored, Agbayani to third]; Alfonzo struck out; Piazza was walked intentionally; J. POWELL REPLACED CRUZ (PITCHING); Ventura homered [Agbayani scored, Perez scored, Piazza scored]; Zeile flied to right; Payton walked; Ordonez singled [Payton to second]; FRANKLIN REPLACED J. POWELL (PITCHING); SHINJO BATTED FOR HARRIS; Shinjo struck out; 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 7. ASTROS 8TH: FRANCO REPLACED SHINJO (PITCHING); Truby was called out on strikes; Ausmus singled to right; EUSEBIO BATTED FOR FRANKLIN; Eusebio flied to right; Lugo flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 7. METS 8TH: JACKSON REPLACED EUSEBIO (PITCHING); Agbayani singled; MCEWING RAN FOR AGBAYANI; Perez forced McEwing (first to shortstop); Alfonzo forced Perez (shortstop to second); Piazza walked [Alfonzo to second]; Ventura grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 7. ASTROS 9TH: MCEWING STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); BENITEZ REPLACED FRANCO (PITCHING); Biggio popped to third; Bagwell homered; Berkman doubled; Alou grounded out (second to first); Ward struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 5, Mets 7. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 5 10 0 10 Mets 7 11 0 10

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