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 Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lugo 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   0
Totals                       37   5  10   5       5   7      24  10

BATTING - 
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 Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Agbayani 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   0
Totals                       34   7  11   7       6   5      27   5

BATTING - 
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 Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dotel                         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   5
Totals                        8    11   7   7   6   5   2  41

BK: Cruz (1).
IBB: Cruz (1,Piazza).

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gonzalez                      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   5
Totals                        9    10   5   5   5   7   2  42


Umpires: HP - Greg Gibson, 1B - Dana DeMuth, 2B - Charlie Reliford, 3B - Kerwin Danley
Time of Game: 3:31   Attendance: 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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