New York Mets 3, Houston Astros 2 (13 innings)
Regular Season Game 37
Played on Sunday, May 16, 2004 (D) at Minute Maid Park

NY  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  2    0  0  0    1  -   3  7  1
HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  -   2 14  0
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Valent rf                     6   1   2   0       0   2       4   0
Matsui ss                     6   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
Floyd lf                      5   0   0   0       0   4       2   0
Piazza 1b                     4   1   1   2       1   1      10   1
  Wigginton 3b                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Zeile 3b,1b                   5   0   1   0       0   1       3   3
V. Wilson c                   4   0   0   0       0   3      10   1
  Stanton p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  K. Garcia ph                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cameron cf                    5   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
D. Garcia 2b                  5   0   0   0       0   3       3   1
Ginter p                      2   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Bottalico p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McEwing ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Looper p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Phillips c                  2   1   1   1       0   0       3   0
Totals                       46   3   7   3       1  17      39   9

FIELDING - 
E: Zeile (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Valent (4,off Dotel).
HR: Piazza (8,9th inning off Dotel 1 on 2 out); Phillips (1,13th inning off
Backe 0 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Matsui (3,2nd base off Miceli/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio cf                     6   1   2   0       0   2       1   0
Everett ss                    6   0   0   0       0   1       1   5
Bagwell 1b                    6   0   2   1       1   2      11   1
Kent 2b                       6   1   1   0       1   4       0   2
Berkman lf                    5   0   2   0       1   1       3   0
Ensberg 3b                    5   0   2   0       0   0       1   1
Lane rf                       5   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
  Miceli p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Vizcaino ph                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Backe p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Ausmus c                      6   0   2   0       0   0      17   0
Clemens p                     2   0   1   1       0   0       0   2
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lamb ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hidalgo rf                  1   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Totals                       50   2  14   2       4  13      39  11

BATTING - 
SH: Everett (10,off Ginter); Clemens (1,off Ginter); Ensberg (3,off Stanton);
Biggio (3,off Stanton).
IBB: Bagwell (2,by Stanton).
Team LOB: 17.

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ginter                        5.2   8   2   1   1   4   0  27
Bottalico                     1.1   0   0   0   0   3   0   4
Looper                        2     3   0   0   0   3   0   9
Stanton                       2     1   0   0   3   0   0  10
Wheeler W(2-0)                2     2   0   0   0   3   0   8
Totals                       13    14   2   1   4  13   0  58

IBB: Stanton (2,Bagwell).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Clemens                       7     2   0   0   1  10   0  24
Lidge                         1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Dotel                         2     2   2   2   0   5   1   8
Miceli                        2     2   0   0   0   1   0   8
Backe L(1-1)                  1     1   1   1   0   1   1   4
Totals                       13     7   3   3   1  17   2  47


Umpires: HP - Mike Everitt, 1B - Mark Wegner, 2B - Larry Young, 3B - Angel Hernandez
Ejections: NY  Manager Art Howe by Larry Young [Call at 2B]
Time of Game: 4:04   Attendance: 43247


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Valent              rf        Biggio              cf
2. Matsui              ss        Everett             ss
3. Floyd               lf        Bagwell             1b
4. Piazza              1b        Kent                2b
5. Zeile               3b        Berkman             lf
6. V. Wilson           c         Ensberg             3b
7. Cameron             cf        Lane                rf
8. D. Garcia           2b        Ausmus              c
9. Ginter              p         Clemens             p

METS 1ST: Valent flied to left; Matsui flied to left; Floyd
flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio singled to center; Everett out on a sacrifice
bunt (catcher to first) [Biggio to second]; Bagwell singled to
left [Biggio scored]; Kent struck out; Berkman walked [Bagwell
to second]; Ensberg flied to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 1.

METS 2ND: Piazza walked; Zeile flied to right; V. Wilson was
called out on strikes; Cameron grounded out (pitcher to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Lane struck out; Ausmus singled to right; Clemens
out on a sacrifice bunt (first unassisted) [Ausmus to second];
Biggio singled to shortstop [Ausmus to third]; Everett struck
out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

METS 3RD: D. Garcia struck out; Ginter singled to right; Valent
was called out on strikes; Matsui struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Bagwell popped to second; Kent flied to right;
Berkman grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 0, Astros 1.

METS 4TH: Floyd struck out; Piazza was called out on strikes;
Zeile was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Ensberg singled to right; Lane popped to shortstop;
Ausmus lined to third; Clemens flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

METS 5TH: V. Wilson struck out; Cameron flied to center; D.
Garcia struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Biggio lined to third; On a bunt Everett grounded
out (pitcher to first); Bagwell lined to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

METS 6TH: Ginter grounded out (shortstop to first); Valent
grounded out (pitcher to first); Matsui grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Kent singled to left; Berkman struck out; Ensberg
reached on an error by Zeile [Kent to second]; Lane flied to
left; Ausmus singled to shortstop [Kent to third, Ensberg to
second]; Mets Manager Art Howe ejected by 2B umpire Larry
Young; Clemens singled to right [Kent scored (unearned),
Ensberg to third, Ausmus to second]; BOTTALICO REPLACED GINTER
(PITCHING); Biggio struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 3 LOB. 
Mets 0, Astros 2.

METS 7TH: Floyd struck out; Piazza grounded out (shortstop to
first); Zeile singled to third; V. Wilson popped to first; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Everett grounded out (third to first); Bagwell was
called out on strikes; Kent struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 0, Astros 2.

METS 8TH: LIDGE REPLACED CLEMENS (PITCHING); Cameron popped to
first; D. Garcia lined to third; MCEWING BATTED FOR BOTTALICO;
McEwing grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Mets 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: LOOPER REPLACED MCEWING (PITCHING); Berkman singled
to left; Ensberg singled to center [Berkman to second]; Lane
singled to right [Berkman to third, Ensberg to second]; Ausmus
flied to right; LAMB BATTED FOR LIDGE; Lamb struck out; Biggio
flied to right; 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

METS 9TH: DOTEL REPLACED LAMB (PITCHING); Valent doubled to
right; Matsui struck out; Floyd struck out; Piazza homered
[Valent scored]; Zeile flied to right; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Everett flied to center; Bagwell struck out; Kent
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 2.

METS 10TH: V. Wilson struck out; Cameron struck out; D. Garcia
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 10TH: STANTON REPLACED V. WILSON (PITCHING); PHILLIPS
REPLACED LOOPER (PLAYING C ); Berkman singled to right; Ensberg
out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Berkman to second];
Lane lined to third; Ausmus grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 2.

METS 11TH: MICELI REPLACED LANE (PITCHING); HIDALGO REPLACED
DOTEL (PLAYING RF); Phillips grounded out (third to first);
Valent singled to right; Matsui forced Valent (second to
shortstop); Matsui stole second; Floyd struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 11TH: Hidalgo walked; Biggio out on a sacrifice bunt
(first to second) [Hidalgo to second]; Everett popped to first;
Bagwell was walked intentionally; Kent walked [Hidalgo to third,
Bagwell to second]; Berkman grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 2.

METS 12TH: Piazza grounded out (shortstop to first); Zeile
grounded out (shortstop to first); K. GARCIA BATTED FOR STANTON;
K. Garcia singled to right; Cameron flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 12TH: WHEELER REPLACED K. GARCIA (PITCHING); Ensberg
grounded out (shortstop to first); VIZCAINO BATTED FOR MICELI;
Vizcaino singled to right; Ausmus flied to center; Hidalgo
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 2.

METS 13TH: BACKE REPLACED VIZCAINO (PITCHING); D. Garcia flied
to right; Phillips homered; Valent was called out on strikes;
Matsui grounded out (first to pitcher); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 13TH: WIGGINTON REPLACED PIAZZA (PLAYING 3B); ZEILE
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); Biggio was called out on
strikes; Everett popped to third; Bagwell singled to center;
Kent was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 3,
Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             3   7   1    5
 Astros           2  14   0   17


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