Houston Astros 3, New York Mets 1
Regular Season Game 29
Played on Saturday, May 4, 2002 (N) at Astros Field

NY  N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   1  5  0
HOU N    2  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  x  -   3  6  0
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alomar 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   2       2   1
Alfonzo 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Piazza c                      3   0   1   1       1   1       7   0
Valentin ss                   3   0   1   0       0   1       0   3
Vaughn 1b                     2   0   0   0       2   1       6   0
McEwing rf                    4   0   0   0       0   2       5   0
Payton cf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Cedeno lf                     4   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
D'Amico p                     2   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Johnson ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Davis p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Komiyama p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   1   5   1       3  10      24   5

BATTING - 
2B: Valentin (5,off Dotel).
HBP: Valentin (3,by Hernandez).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     3   1   0   0       0   1       1   3
Ausmus c                      4   1   1   1       0   0      10   0
Bagwell 1b                    3   0   1   1       0   1      10   0
Berkman cf,lf                 4   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Ward lf                       4   0   1   1       0   1       1   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hidalgo rf                    3   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Ensberg 3b                    2   0   0   0       1   1       0   3
Lugo ss                       3   0   2   0       0   1       2   2
Hernandez p                   2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Merced ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hunter cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   3   6   3       1   7      27  10

BATTING - 
2B: Bagwell (9,off D'Amico); Ward (12,off D'Amico).
3B: Ausmus (2,off D'Amico).
SF: Bagwell (3,off D'Amico).
HBP: Biggio (8,by D'Amico).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Lugo (2,2nd base off Davis/Piazza).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
D'Amico L(2-2)                6     5   3   3   0   5   0  24
Davis                         1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Komiyama                      1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8     6   3   3   1   7   0  32

HBP: D'Amico (1,Biggio).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hernandez W(3-0)              7     4   1   1   3   8   0  28
Dotel                         1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Wagner SV(4)                  1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     5   1   1   3  10   0  35

HBP: Hernandez (1,Valentin).

Umpires: HP - Brian O'Nora, 1B - Alfonso Marquez, 2B - Tim Welke, 3B - Gary Cederstrom
Time of Game: 2:37   Attendance: 34807


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Alomar              2b        Biggio              2b
2. Alfonzo             3b        Ausmus              c
3. Piazza              c         Bagwell             1b
4. Valentin            ss        Berkman             cf
5. Vaughn              1b        Ward                lf
6. McEwing             rf        Hidalgo             rf
7. Payton              cf        Ensberg             3b
8. Cedeno              lf        Lugo                ss
9. D'Amico             p         Hernandez           p

METS 1ST: Alomar struck out; Alfonzo grounded out (pitcher to
first); Piazza walked; Valentin was hit by a pitch [Piazza to
second]; Vaughn walked [Piazza to third, Valentin to second];
McEwing struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio was hit by a pitch; Ausmus tripled [Biggio
scored]; Bagwell hit a sacrifice fly to center [Ausmus scored];
Berkman flied to right; Ward struck out; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 0, Astros 2.

METS 2ND: Payton popped to second; Cedeno struck out; D'Amico
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Hidalgo struck out; Ensberg struck out; Lugo singled
to left; Hernandez lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 2.

METS 3RD: Alomar grounded out (second to first); Alfonzo lined
to right; Piazza grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio grounded out (third to first); Ausmus popped
to third; Bagwell doubled to left; Berkman popped to second; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

METS 4TH: Valentin was called out on strikes; Vaughn walked;
McEwing flied to center; Payton singled to right [Vaughn to
second]; Vaughn was picked off second (pitcher to shortstop); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Ward popped to second; Hidalgo struck out; Ensberg
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 2.

METS 5TH: Cedeno grounded out (third to first); D'Amico singled
to left; Alomar popped to shortstop; Alfonzo singled to center
[D'Amico to third]; Piazza singled to right [D'Amico scored,
Alfonzo to third]; Valentin flied to left; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Mets 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Lugo was called out on strikes; Hernandez grounded
out (shortstop to first); Biggio flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 2.

METS 6TH: Vaughn was called out on strikes; McEwing struck out;
Payton grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Ausmus flied to right; Bagwell grounded out
(shortstop to first); Berkman singled to center; Ward doubled to
right [Berkman scored]; Hidalgo flied to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 3.

METS 7TH: Cedeno grounded out (second to first); JOHNSON BATTED
FOR D'AMICO; Johnson struck out; Alomar struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: DAVIS REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); Ensberg walked;
On a bunt Lugo singled to first [Ensberg to second]; MERCED
BATTED FOR HERNANDEZ; Merced lined to right [Ensberg to third];
Biggio struck out while Lugo stole second; Ausmus flied to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 3.

METS 8TH: DOTEL REPLACED MERCED (PITCHING); Alfonzo grounded out
(third to first); Piazza struck out; Valentin doubled; Vaughn
flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: KOMIYAMA REPLACED DAVIS (PITCHING); Bagwell struck
out; Berkman grounded out (shortstop to first); Ward grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 3.

METS 9TH: BERKMAN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); HUNTER
REPLACED DOTEL (PLAYING CF); WAGNER REPLACED WARD (PITCHING);
McEwing popped to first; Payton grounded out (shortstop to
first); Cedeno struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros
3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             1   5   0    7
 Astros           3   6   0    5


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