Houston Astros 4, New York Mets 1

Regular Season Game 57

Played on Wednesday, June 8, 2005 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 - 4 8 0 NY N 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 6 0

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO ABurke lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 Self rf 3 2 1 0 1 1 2 0 Qualls p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Wheeler p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Ausmus c 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Biggio 2b 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 1 Berkman 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 Ensberg 3b 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 2 Lane cf 4 0 1 1 0 1 3 0 Everett ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 2 Quintero c 4 0 0 0 0 1 9 1 Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 Backe p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 Palmeiro ph,rf 2 1 1 1 0 0 1 0Totals34 4 8 4 2 5 27 8BATTING -2B:Biggio (17,off Zambrano); Everett (15,off Zambrano); Lane (12,off Zambrano).HR:Palmeiro (1,7th inning off Bell 0 on 1 out).GDP:Berkman (3,off Zambrano).Team LOB:5.BASERUNNING -SB:Everett (3,2nd base off R. Hernandez/Castro).

New York MetsAB R H RBI BB SO PO AReyes ss 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 2 Cameron rf 2 1 0 0 3 2 5 0 Beltran cf 5 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 Floyd lf 4 0 1 0 0 2 3 0 Piazza c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Castro ph,c 4 0 1 1 0 1 6 0 Anderson 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 9 3 Wright 3b 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 5 Matsui 2b 2 0 1 0 2 1 0 1 Zambrano p 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 Diaz ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Bell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Woodward ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 R. Hernandez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals31 1 6 1 7 10 27 12FIELDING -DP:1. Matsui-Reyes-Anderson.BATTING -2B:Castro (1,off Backe); Wright (16,off Wheeler).SH:Zambrano (3,off Backe).Team LOB:11.BASERUNNING -SB:Reyes (16,2nd base off Qualls/Quintero).

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPBacke W(6-3) 6 4 1 1 6 7 0 27 Qualls 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 Wheeler 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 5 Lidge SV(14) 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3Totals9 6 1 1 7 10 0 39WP:Backe 2 (3).

New York MetsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPZambrano L(3-6) 6 6 3 3 2 3 0 25 Bell 2 1 1 1 0 1 1 7 R. Hernandez 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 4Totals9 8 4 4 2 5 1 36WP:R. Hernandez (2).Umpires:HP - Bill Hohn, 1B - Gerry Davis, 2B - Doug Eddings, 3B - Bruce DreckmanTime of Game:3:06Attendance:23635 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros New York Mets 1. Burke lf Reyes ss 2. Self rf Cameron rf 3. Biggio 2b Beltran cf 4. Berkman 1b Floyd lf 5. Ensberg 3b Piazza c 6. Lane cf Anderson 1b 7. Everett ss Wright 3b 8. Quintero c Matsui 2b 9. Backe p Zambrano p ASTROS 1ST: Burke grounded out (third to first); Self grounded out (first to pitcher); Biggio grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 0. METS 1ST: Reyes flied to center; Cameron walked; Beltran singled to right [Cameron to second]; Floyd struck out; CASTRO BATTED FOR PIAZZA; Castro doubled to left [Cameron scored, Beltran to third];Mets catcher Mike Piazza left the game due to an injured hand/wrist;Anderson flied to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 1. ASTROS 2ND: CASTRO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Berkman grounded out (first to pitcher); Ensberg popped to catcher; Lane flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 1. METS 2ND: Wright walked; Matsui singled to right [Wright to third]; Zambrano out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Matsui to second]; Reyes struck out; Cameron walked; Beltran grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 1. ASTROS 3RD: Everett flied to right; Quintero grounded out (first to pitcher); Backe flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 1. METS 3RD: Floyd singled to right; Castro forced Floyd (shortstop to second); Castro was picked off first (catcher to first); Anderson flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Mets 1. ASTROS 4TH: Burke struck out; Self singled to left; Biggio doubled to left [Self scored]; Berkman grounded out (first unassisted) [Biggio to third]; Ensberg walked; Lane struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 1. METS 4TH: Wright grounded out (third to first); Matsui walked; On a bunt Zambrano struck out; Reyes flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 1. ASTROS 5TH: Everett doubled to left; Quintero flied to right [Everett to third]; Backe grounded out (third to first); Burke struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 1. METS 5TH: Cameron walked; Backe threw a wild pitch [Cameron to second]; Beltran was called out on strikes; Floyd struck out; Castro struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Mets 1. ASTROS 6TH: Self walked; Biggio singled to left [Self to second]; Berkman grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Self to third, Biggio out at second]; Ensberg singled to third [Self scored]; Lane doubled to center [Ensberg scored]; Everett grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 3, Mets 1. METS 6TH: Anderson flied to center; Wright walked; Backe threw a wild pitch [Wright to second]; Matsui was called out on strikes; DIAZ BATTED FOR ZAMBRANO; Diaz grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 3, Mets 1. ASTROS 7TH: BELL REPLACED DIAZ (PITCHING); Quintero grounded out (third to first); PALMEIRO BATTED FOR BACKE; Palmeiro homered; Burke flied to left; Self was called out on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 1. METS 7TH: QUALLS REPLACED SELF (PITCHING); PALMEIRO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); On a bunt Reyes singled to pitcher; Cameron struck out while Reyes stole second; Beltran grounded out (third to first); Floyd flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 1. ASTROS 8TH: Biggio grounded out (third to first); Berkman grounded out (third to first); Ensberg flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 1. METS 8TH: WHEELER REPLACED QUALLS (PITCHING); Castro popped to shortstop; Anderson grounded out (second to first); Wright doubled to right; Matsui walked; WOODWARD BATTED FOR BELL; Woodward was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 1. ASTROS 9TH: R. HERNANDEZ REPLACED WOODWARD (PITCHING); Lane flied to right; Everett singled to left; Everett stole second; Quintero struck out; R. Hernandez threw a wild pitch [Everett to third]; Palmeiro flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 1. METS 9TH: AUSMUS REPLACED WHEELER (PLAYING C ); LIDGE REPLACED QUINTERO (PITCHING); Reyes grounded out (pitcher to first); Cameron struck out; Beltran flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 4, Mets 1. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 4 8 0 5 Mets 1 6 0 11

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