New York Mets 4, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 98
Played on Saturday, July 22, 2006 (D) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    3  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   3  6  0
NY  N    1  0  0    3  0  0    0  0  x  -   4  6  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     3   1   0   0       1   1       1   1
Lamb 1b                       4   0   1   0       0   0       7   0
Berkman rf                    4   1   1   2       0   2       3   0
Huff 3b                       4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Wilson cf                     4   1   1   1       0   2       2   0
Scott lf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Ausmus c                      4   0   1   0       0   1       8   2
Everett ss                    3   0   1   0       1   1       2   4
Backe p                       1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Taveras ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Borkowski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Palmeiro ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Springer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   3   6   3       2  10      24   8

BATTING - 
2B: Everett (16,off O. Hernandez).
HR: Berkman (26,1st inning off O. Hernandez 1 on 1 out); Wilson (9,1st inning
off O. Hernandez 0 on 2 out).
GDP: Ausmus (12,off O. Hernandez).
Team LOB: 5.

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Reyes ss                      4   0   1   0       0   2       1   3
Valentin 2b                   2   1   1   0       2   0       2   3
Beltran cf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Delgado 1b                    2   1   1   1       1   1       5   0
Floyd lf                      4   1   1   0       0   2       4   0
Nady rf                       3   1   1   3       0   0       1   0
  Sanchez p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Franco ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Woodward 3b                   3   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Castro c                      3   0   0   0       0   1      10   0
O. Hernandez p                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Chavez ph,rf                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       27   4   6   4       5   9      27   6

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Valentin-Reyes-Delgado.
E: Reyes (9).

BATTING - 
HR: Nady (14,4th inning off Backe 2 on 0 out).
SH: O. Hernandez (4,off Backe).
SF: Delgado (6,off Backe).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Reyes (10,2nd base by Backe/Ausmus).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Backe L(1-1)                  4     4   4   4   4   3   1  19
Borkowski                     2     0   0   0   0   2   0   6
Qualls                        1.1   1   0   0   0   2   0   5
Miller                        0.1   1   0   0   0   1   0   2
Springer                      0.1   0   0   0   1   1   0   2
Totals                        8     6   4   4   5   9   1  34


New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
O. Hernandez W(6-8)           7     4   3   3   2   8   2  27
Sanchez                       1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Wagner SV(20)                 1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     6   3   3   2  10   2  35


Umpires: HP - Mike Winters, 1B - Brian Runge, 2B - Bruce Froemming, 3B - Paul Emmel
Time of Game: 2:45   Attendance: 46574


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Biggio              2b        Reyes               ss
2. Lamb                1b        Valentin            2b
3. Berkman             rf        Beltran             cf
4. Huff                3b        Delgado             1b
5. Wilson              cf        Floyd               lf
6. Scott               lf        Nady                rf
7. Ausmus              c         Woodward            3b
8. Everett             ss        Castro              c
9. Backe               p         O. Hernandez        p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio walked; Lamb flied to center; Berkman homered
[Biggio scored]; Huff was called out on strikes; Wilson homered;
Scott flied to left; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Reyes popped to third; Valentin walked; Beltran
singled to right [Valentin to third]; Delgado hit a sacrifice
fly to center [Valentin scored]; Floyd grounded out (first
unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Ausmus grounded out (second to first); Everett
doubled to left; Backe was called out on strikes; Biggio popped
to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 1.

METS 2ND: Nady grounded out (second to first); Woodward flied to
right; Castro was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Mets 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Lamb lined to left; Berkman was called out on
strikes; Huff flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Mets 1.

METS 3RD: O. Hernandez struck out; Reyes singled to right; Reyes
was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Valentin
walked; Beltran flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3,
Mets 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Wilson reached on an error by Reyes; Scott singled
to right [Wilson to second]; Ausmus grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Wilson to third, Scott out at
second]; Everett struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3,
Mets 1.

METS 4TH: Delgado walked; Floyd singled to right [Delgado to
third]; Nady homered [Delgado scored, Floyd scored]; Woodward
walked; Castro popped to shortstop; O. Hernandez out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Woodward to second]; Reyes
struck out; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 4.

ASTROS 5TH: TAVERAS BATTED FOR BACKE; Taveras struck out; Biggio
was called out on strikes; Lamb flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 4.

METS 5TH: BORKOWSKI REPLACED TAVERAS (PITCHING); Valentin flied
to right; Beltran grounded out (shortstop to first); Delgado
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Berkman grounded out (second to first); Huff
grounded out (shortstop to first); Wilson was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 4.

METS 6TH: Floyd struck out; Nady grounded out (shortstop to
first); Woodward flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
3, Mets 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Scott flied to left; Ausmus struck out; Everett
walked; PALMEIRO BATTED FOR BORKOWSKI; Palmeiro flied to left; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 4.

METS 7TH: QUALLS REPLACED PALMEIRO (PITCHING); Castro grounded
out (shortstop to first); CHAVEZ BATTED FOR O. HERNANDEZ; Chavez
grounded out (shortstop to first); Reyes struck out (catcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 4.

ASTROS 8TH: SANCHEZ REPLACED NADY (PITCHING); CHAVEZ STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING RF); Biggio flied to center; Lamb singled to
right; Berkman struck out; Huff popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 4.

METS 8TH: Valentin singled to right; Beltran struck out; MILLER
REPLACED QUALLS (PITCHING); Delgado singled to right [Valentin
to third]; Floyd was called out on strikes; FRANCO BATTED FOR
SANCHEZ; SPRINGER REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); Franco walked
[Delgado to second]; Woodward was called out on strikes; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 4.

ASTROS 9TH: WAGNER REPLACED FRANCO (PITCHING); Wilson struck
out; Scott flied to center; Ausmus singled to center; Everett
forced Ausmus (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 3, Mets 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   6   0    5
 Mets             4   6   1    6


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