New York Mets 8, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 35
Played on Friday, May 14, 2004 (N) at Minute Maid Park

NY  N    0  1  4    0  0  0    0  1  2  -   8 11  0
HOU N    0  1  0    0  2  0    0  0  0  -   3  6  0
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Valent 1b                     3   1   2   0       1   0       5   0
  Bottalico p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Spencer ph,lf               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Matsui ss                     5   1   2   1       0   1       2   2
Floyd lf                      4   2   2   4       1   1       2   0
  Seo pr                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Moreno p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Piazza c                      3   1   2   1       1   1       2   0
  V. Wilson pr,c              0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
K. Garcia rf                  5   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Wigginton 3b                  5   0   0   1       0   2       0   3
Cameron cf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       7   0
D. Garcia 2b                  3   1   1   0       1   1       0   1
Trachsel p                    1   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Zeile ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McEwing 1b                  1   1   1   1       0   0       2   0
Totals                       36   8  11   8       4   7      27   6

FIELDING - 
PB: Piazza (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Floyd (3,off Gallo); D. Garcia (2,off Backe); McEwing (2,off Backe); Matsui
(12,off Backe).
HR: Piazza (7,2nd inning off Oswalt 0 on 0 out); Floyd (2,3rd inning off Oswalt
3 on 1 out).
SH: Trachsel (1,off Oswalt).
HBP: V. Wilson (2,by Stone).
GDP: Matsui (1,off Oswalt).
IBB: Piazza (5,by Gallo); Floyd (1,by Backe).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio cf                     4   1   1   1       0   0       4   0
Everett ss                    4   0   0   0       0   0       4   2
Bagwell 1b                    3   0   0   0       1   1       5   0
Kent 2b                       3   0   1   0       1   0       2   2
Berkman lf                    3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Hidalgo rf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Ensberg 3b                    4   2   2   0       0   0       1   2
Chavez c                      4   0   1   1       0   1       8   0
Oswalt p                      1   0   0   1       0   0       0   1
  Palmeiro ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gallo p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Backe p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stone p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Vizcaino ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       32   3   6   3       3   4      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Kent-Everett-Bagwell.
PB: Chavez (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Ensberg (6,off Trachsel); Kent (9,off Trachsel).
HR: Biggio (8,5th inning off Trachsel 0 on 2 out).
SF: Oswalt (1,off Trachsel).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Ensberg (3,2nd base off Trachsel/Piazza).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Trachsel W(4-3)               6     5   3   3   2   1   1  25
Bottalico                     2     1   0   0   1   2   0   8
Moreno                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     6   3   3   3   4   1  36


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt L(2-2)                 7     7   5   5   2   7   2  29
Gallo                         0.1   1   1   1   1   0   0   3
Backe                         1     3   2   2   1   0   0   7
Stone                         0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    11   8   8   4   7   2  42

HBP: Stone (2,V. Wilson).
IBB: Gallo (1,Piazza); Backe (2,Floyd).

Umpires: HP - Larry Young, 1B - Angel Hernandez, 2B - Mike Everitt, 3B - Mark Wegner
Time of Game: 2:55   Attendance: 35849


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Valent              1b        Biggio              cf
2. Matsui              ss        Everett             ss
3. Floyd               lf        Bagwell             1b
4. Piazza              c         Kent                2b
5. K. Garcia           rf        Berkman             lf
6. Wigginton           3b        Hidalgo             rf
7. Cameron             cf        Ensberg             3b
8. D. Garcia           2b        Chavez              c
9. Trachsel            p         Oswalt              p

METS 1ST: Valent popped to shortstop; Matsui flied to center;
Floyd struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio flied to center; Everett grounded out (third
to first); Bagwell walked; Kent lined to pitcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 2ND: Piazza homered; K. Garcia flied to center; Wigginton
grounded out (pitcher to first); Cameron struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman flied to right; Hidalgo struck out; Ensberg
doubled to center; Chavez singled to left [Ensberg scored];
Oswalt grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 1, Astros 1.

METS 3RD: D. Garcia flied to right; Trachsel singled to third;
Valent singled to center [Trachsel to second]; Matsui singled to
left [Trachsel to third, Valent to second]; Floyd homered
[Trachsel scored, Valent scored, Matsui scored]; Piazza singled
to center; K. Garcia popped to third; Wigginton struck out; 4 R,
5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio grounded out (third to first); Everett flied
to right; Bagwell flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
5, Astros 1.

METS 4TH: Cameron grounded out (third to first); D. Garcia
walked; Trachsel out on a sacrifice bunt (first unassisted) [D.
Garcia to second]; Valent walked; Matsui struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Mets 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Kent flied to center; Berkman grounded out (first
unassisted); Hidalgo grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 5, Astros 1.

METS 5TH: Floyd flied to center; Piazza struck out; K. Garcia
popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Ensberg singled to center; Ensberg stole second;
Chavez flied to center; Piazza allowed a passed ball [Ensberg to
third]; Oswalt hit a sacrifice fly to center [Ensberg scored];
Biggio homered; Everett lined to right; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 5, Astros 3.

METS 6TH: Wigginton was called out on strikes; Cameron popped to
catcher; D. Garcia struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 5,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Bagwell flied to center; Kent doubled to center;
Berkman walked; Hidalgo flied to left; Ensberg flied to center;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 5, Astros 3.

METS 7TH: ZEILE BATTED FOR TRACHSEL; Zeile grounded out (third
to first); Valent singled to right; Matsui grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Valent out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: BOTTALICO REPLACED VALENT (PITCHING); MCEWING
REPLACED ZEILE (PLAYING 1B); Chavez struck out; PALMEIRO BATTED
FOR OSWALT; Palmeiro popped to shortstop; Biggio flied to left;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 5, Astros 3.

METS 8TH: GALLO REPLACED PALMEIRO (PITCHING); Floyd doubled to
left; Piazza was walked intentionally; V. WILSON RAN FOR PIAZZA;
K. Garcia forced V. Wilson (shortstop to second) [Floyd to
third, K. Garcia to first]; BACKE REPLACED GALLO (PITCHING);
Wigginton forced K. Garcia (second to shortstop) [Floyd scored,
Wigginton to first]; Cameron popped to second; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Mets 6, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: V. WILSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Everett lined
to right; Bagwell struck out; Kent walked; Berkman singled to
right [Kent to second]; Hidalgo popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Mets 6, Astros 3.

METS 9TH: D. Garcia doubled to center; Chavez allowed a passed
ball [D. Garcia to third]; McEwing doubled to left [D. Garcia
scored]; SPENCER BATTED FOR BOTTALICO; Spencer flied to center;
Matsui doubled to left [McEwing scored]; Floyd was walked
intentionally; SEO RAN FOR FLOYD; STONE REPLACED BACKE
(PITCHING); V. Wilson was hit by a pitch [Matsui to third, Seo
to second]; K. Garcia flied to left; Wigginton flied to right; 2
R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 8, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: SPENCER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); MORENO REPLACED
SEO (PITCHING); Ensberg grounded out (third to first); Chavez
grounded out (shortstop to first); VIZCAINO BATTED FOR STONE;
Vizcaino struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 8, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             8  11   0    7
 Astros           3   6   0    6


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