Houston Astros 5, New York Mets 2
Regular Season Game 104
Played on Friday, July 29, 2005 (N) at Minute Maid Park

NY  N    0  0  0    0  0  2    0  0  0  -   2  5  0
HOU N    1  0  2    0  0  2    0  0  x  -   5  8  1
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Reyes ss                      4   0   1   0       0   1       0   4
Cameron rf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Beltran cf                    3   1   1   0       1   0       2   0
Floyd lf                      2   1   0   0       1   0       1   1
Wright 3b                     3   0   0   1       0   0       0   4
Piazza c                      4   0   1   1       0   1       7   1
Woodward 1b                   3   0   0   0       0   0      10   0
  Anderson ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cairo 2b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       2   1
Benson p                      2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Santiago p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Offerman ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Padilla p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   5   2       2   6      24  11

BATTING - 
2B: Cairo (11,off Rodriguez).
SF: Wright (2,off Rodriguez).
HBP: Floyd (6,by Rodriguez).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Beltran (6,3rd base off Rodriguez/Quintero); Floyd (10,2nd base off Rodriguez/Quintero);
Cameron (10,2nd base off Qualls/Quintero).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taveras cf                    4   1   2   0       0   1       2   0
Biggio 2b                     4   1   1   1       0   2       0   3
Berkman 1b                    3   2   1   2       1   1      13   0
Ensberg 3b                    4   1   1   2       0   0       0   3
Lane rf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Everett ss                    3   0   1   0       1   1       3   4
Burke lf                      3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Quintero c                    3   0   0   0       0   1       4   1
  Ausmus c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Rodriguez p                   2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Palmeiro ph                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   5   8   5       3   7      27  14

FIELDING - 
E: Quintero (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Lane (24,off Benson).
HR: Biggio (17,1st inning off Benson 0 on 1 out); Berkman (12,3rd inning off
Benson 1 on 2 out); Ensberg (27,6th inning off Benson 1 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Taveras 2 (27,2nd base off Benson/Piazza 2); Everett (15,2nd base off Benson/Piazza).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Benson L(7-4)                 5.1   6   5   5   3   6   3  25
Santiago                      0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Padilla                       2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
Totals                        8     8   5   5   3   7   3  34


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rodriguez W(6-4)              6     4   2   2   2   3   0  25
Qualls                        2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
Lidge SV(25)                  1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     5   2   2   2   6   0  35

HBP: Rodriguez (3,Floyd).

Umpires: HP - Andy Fletcher, 1B - Rob Drake, 2B - Bob Davidson, 3B - Paul Schrieber
Time of Game: 2:30   Attendance: 42659


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Reyes               ss        Taveras             cf
2. Cameron             rf        Biggio              2b
3. Beltran             cf        Berkman             1b
4. Floyd               lf        Ensberg             3b
5. Wright              3b        Lane                rf
6. Piazza              c         Everett             ss
7. Woodward            1b        Burke               lf
8. Cairo               2b        Quintero            c
9. Benson              p         Rodriguez           p

METS 1ST: Reyes singled to left; Cameron lined to shortstop;
Beltran forced Reyes (pitcher to shortstop); Floyd was hit by a
pitch [Beltran to second]; Wright grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Taveras struck out; Biggio homered; Berkman struck
out; Ensberg flied to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 1.

METS 2ND: Piazza grounded out (shortstop to first); Woodward
grounded out (third to first); Cairo grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Lane doubled to left; Everett grounded out (third to
first); Burke flied to left; Quintero struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

METS 3RD: Benson was called out on strikes; Reyes popped to
shortstop; Cameron flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Rodriguez batted right handed; Rodriguez grounded
out (shortstop to first); Taveras singled to center; Taveras
stole second; Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first) [Taveras
to third]; Berkman homered [Taveras scored]; Ensberg grounded
out (third to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 3.

METS 4TH: Beltran singled to left; Floyd popped to catcher;
Wright flied to center; Piazza grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Lane struck out; Everett struck out; Burke popped to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 3.

METS 5TH: Woodward flied to left; Cairo doubled to left; Benson
struck out; Reyes grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Quintero grounded out (shortstop to first);
Rodriguez batted right handed; Rodriguez flied to right; Taveras
singled to right; Taveras stole second; Biggio struck out
(catcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 3.

METS 6TH: Cameron was called out on strikes; Beltran walked;
Floyd walked [Beltran to second]; Beltran stole third; Wright
hit a sacrifice fly to right [Beltran scored]; Floyd stole
second [Floyd to third (error by Quintero)]; Piazza singled to
center [Floyd scored]; Woodward grounded out (second to first);
2 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Berkman walked; Ensberg homered [Berkman scored];
Lane grounded out (shortstop to first); Everett walked; Everett
stole second; Burke walked; SANTIAGO REPLACED BENSON (PITCHING);
Quintero flied to right; PALMEIRO BATTED FOR RODRIGUEZ; Palmeiro
singled to left [Everett out at home (left to catcher), Burke to
second]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 5.

METS 7TH: QUALLS REPLACED PALMEIRO (PITCHING); Cairo grounded
out (shortstop to first); OFFERMAN BATTED FOR SANTIAGO; Offerman
grounded out (shortstop to first); Reyes struck out (catcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: PADILLA REPLACED OFFERMAN (PITCHING); Taveras flied
to center; Biggio struck out; Berkman grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 5.

METS 8TH: Cameron singled to left; Beltran flied to center;
Cameron stole second; Floyd grounded out (second to first)
[Cameron to third]; Wright flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Mets 2, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Ensberg grounded out (third to first); Lane grounded
out (second to first); Everett singled to third; Burke forced
Everett (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros
5.

METS 9TH: AUSMUS REPLACED QUINTERO (PLAYING C ); LIDGE REPLACED
QUALLS (PITCHING); Piazza struck out; ANDERSON BATTED FOR
WOODWARD; Anderson grounded out (second to first); Cairo struck
out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             2   5   0    6
 Astros           5   8   1    5


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