New York Mets 7, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 97
Played on Friday, July 21, 2006 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  4  2
NY  N    0  4  1    0  2  0    0  0  x  -   7  8  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Lamb 1b                       4   0   1   0       0   0       7   1
Burke cf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Berkman rf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Huff 3b                       3   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Wilson lf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Munson c                      2   0   0   0       1   1       7   0
Everett ss                    3   0   1   0       0   1       2   3
Buchholz p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Taveras ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nieve p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Palmeiro ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Springer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   0   4   0       1   4      24   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Biggio-Everett-Lamb.
E: Lamb (6), Berkman (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Everett (15,off Maine).
Team LOB: 4.

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Reyes ss                      4   0   1   0       0   1       2   5
Lo Duca c                     4   1   1   0       0   0       5   0
Beltran cf                    3   1   1   0       1   0       4   1
Delgado 1b                    2   2   1   3       1   0       8   0
Wright 3b                     4   1   1   0       0   2       3   2
Floyd lf                      4   1   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Chavez lf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Valentin 2b                   4   1   1   4       0   0       2   2
Nady rf                       3   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Maine p                       3   0   0   0       0   3       0   0
Totals                       31   7   8   7       2   7      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Beltran-Lo Duca.

BATTING - 
2B: Lo Duca (23,off Buchholz); Nady (13,off Buchholz); Beltran (23,off Buchholz).
HR: Valentin (11,2nd inning off Buchholz 3 on 0 out); Delgado (24,5th inning
off Buchholz 1 on 2 out).
SF: Delgado (5,off Buchholz).
GDP: Lo Duca (8,off Nieve).
Team LOB: 3.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Buchholz L(6-8)               5     6   7   6   1   4   2  23
Nieve                         2     2   0   0   1   2   0   8
Springer                      1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8     8   7   6   2   7   2  34


New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Maine W(1-3)                  9     4   0   0   1   4   0  31

WP: Maine (1).

Umpires: HP - Paul Emmel, 1B - Mike Winters, 2B - Brian Runge, 3B - Bruce Froemming
Time of Game: 2:14   Attendance: 46228


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Biggio              2b        Reyes               ss
2. Lamb                1b        Lo Duca             c
3. Burke               cf        Beltran             cf
4. Berkman             rf        Delgado             1b
5. Huff                3b        Wright              3b
6. Wilson              lf        Floyd               lf
7. Munson              c         Valentin            2b
8. Everett             ss        Nady                rf
9. Buchholz            p         Maine               p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio popped to shortstop; Lamb flied to center;
Burke popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Reyes struck out; Lo Duca flied to left; Beltran flied
to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman struck out; Huff singled to center; Wilson
forced Huff (second to shortstop); Munson struck out; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Delgado walked; Wright singled to center [Delgado to
second]; Floyd reached on an error by Lamb [Delgado to third,
Wright to second]; Valentin homered [Delgado scored, Wright
scored (unearned), Floyd scored]; Nady grounded out (shortstop
to first); Maine struck out; Reyes grounded out (third to
first); 4 R (3 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 4.

ASTROS 3RD: Everett flied to center; Buchholz grounded out
(shortstop to first); Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 4.

METS 3RD: Lo Duca doubled to right; Beltran grounded out (first
to pitcher) [Lo Duca to third]; Delgado hit a sacrifice fly to
center [Lo Duca scored]; Wright struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Lamb popped to third; Burke flied to left; Berkman
singled to right; Huff flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 5.

METS 4TH: Floyd flied to right; Valentin flied to left; Nady
doubled to left; Maine was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Wilson popped to second; Munson grounded out
(shortstop to first); Everett struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 5.

METS 5TH: Reyes grounded out (first unassisted); Lo Duca
grounded out (third to first); Beltran doubled to right [Beltran
to third (error by Berkman)]; Delgado homered [Beltran scored];
Wright grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 7.

ASTROS 6TH: TAVERAS BATTED FOR BUCHHOLZ; Taveras grounded out
(shortstop to first); Biggio struck out; Lamb singled to center;
Maine threw a wild pitch [Lamb to second]; Burke grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 7.

METS 6TH: NIEVE REPLACED TAVERAS (PITCHING); Floyd struck out;
Valentin popped to shortstop; Nady singled to left; Maine struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 7.

ASTROS 7TH: Berkman popped to third; Huff lined to second;
Wilson grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 7.

METS 7TH: Reyes singled to shortstop; Lo Duca grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Reyes out at
second]; Beltran walked; Delgado grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 7.

ASTROS 8TH: Munson walked; Everett doubled to left [Munson to
third]; PALMEIRO BATTED FOR NIEVE; Palmeiro flied to right;
Biggio flied into a double play to center [Munson out at home
(center to catcher)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 7.

METS 8TH: SPRINGER REPLACED PALMEIRO (PITCHING); Wright struck
out; Floyd flied to right; Valentin popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 7.

ASTROS 9TH: CHAVEZ REPLACED FLOYD (PLAYING LF); Lamb grounded
out (second to first); Burke grounded out (third to first);
Berkman flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   4   2    4
 Mets             7   8   0    3


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