Houston Astros 8, New York Mets 4
Regular Season Game 99
Played on Sunday, July 23, 2006 (D) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  0  1    0  4  0    0  2  1  -   8 16  0
NY  N    3  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   4  8  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taveras cf                    5   2   2   2       0   1       4   0
Lamb 1b                       5   1   1   2       0   0       9   1
Burke 2b                      5   0   2   1       0   1       0   6
Berkman rf                    2   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Scott pr,rf                 2   1   1   0       0   0       3   0
Huff 3b                       5   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Wilson lf                     4   0   1   1       1   2       3   0
Ausmus c                      4   0   1   0       1   0       5   0
Everett ss                    4   2   2   1       0   0       1   2
Oswalt p                      3   1   2   0       0   0       0   0
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Miller 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
  Biggio ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       41   8  16   8       2   4      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Taveras (11,off Pelfrey); Berkman (18,off Pelfrey); Scott (2,off Heilman).
SF: Taveras (2,off Pelfrey).
HBP: Everett (3,by Pelfrey); Berkman (3,by Pelfrey).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Everett (4,2nd base off Heilman/Lo Duca); Taveras (14,2nd base off Heilman/Lo
Duca).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Reyes ss                      5   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
Lo Duca c                     5   2   2   0       0   0       4   1
Beltran cf                    4   1   0   0       1   2       2   0
Delgado 1b                    2   1   2   3       2   0      10   0
Wright 3b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       4   4
Floyd lf                      3   0   2   1       1   0       0   0
  Feliciano p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Valentin 2b                   4   0   0   0       0   0       3   3
Nady rf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
Pelfrey p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Oliver p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Marrero ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Heilman p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Chavez lf                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   4   8   4       4   5      27  13

FIELDING - 
E: Lo Duca (8).

BATTING - 
2B: Lo Duca 2 (25,off Oswalt 2); Reyes (20,off Oswalt).
HR: Delgado (25,1st inning off Oswalt 2 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt W(7-7)                 5.2   8   4   4   3   4   1  28
Wheeler                       1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Miller                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Qualls                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Lidge                         1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     8   4   4   4   5   1  39


New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Pelfrey L(2-1)                4.1   6   5   5   1   3   0  22
Oliver                        1.2   2   0   0   0   0   0   7
Heilman                       1.2   5   2   2   0   1   0  10
Feliciano                     1.1   3   1   1   1   0   0   7
Totals                        9    16   8   8   2   4   0  46

HBP: Pelfrey 2 (3,Everett,Berkman).

Umpires: HP - Brian Runge, 1B - Bruce Froemming, 2B - Paul Emmel, 3B - Mike Winters
Time of Game: 3:19   Attendance: 46375


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Taveras was called out on strikes; Lamb grounded out
(shortstop to first); Burke struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Reyes struck out; Lo Duca doubled to left; Beltran
walked; Delgado homered [Lo Duca scored, Beltran scored]; Wright
grounded out (shortstop to first); Floyd singled to center;
Valentin popped to third; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets
3.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman grounded out (second to first); Huff flied
to center; Wilson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Mets 3.

METS 2ND: Nady grounded out (second to first); Pelfrey grounded
out (second to first); Reyes flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Ausmus lined to right; Everett was hit by a pitch;
Oswalt singled to center [Everett to third]; Taveras hit a
sacrifice fly to center [Everett scored]; Lamb flied to right; 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 3.

METS 3RD: Lo Duca flied to center; Beltran struck out; Delgado
singled to center; Wright singled to left [Delgado to second];
Floyd walked [Delgado to third, Wright to second]; Valentin
flied to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Burke grounded out (third to first); Berkman was hit
by a pitch; Huff singled to right [Berkman to third]; Wilson
reached on a fielder's choice [Berkman out at home (third to
catcher to third), Huff to second]; Ausmus walked [Huff to
third, Wilson to second]; Everett forced Wilson (third
unassisted) [Ausmus to second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1,
Mets 3.

METS 4TH: Nady flied to center; Pelfrey struck out; Reyes
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Mets 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Oswalt singled to second; Taveras doubled to center
[Oswalt to third]; Lamb singled to center [Oswalt scored,
Taveras scored]; Burke lined to third; Berkman doubled to center
[Lamb scored]; SCOTT RAN FOR BERKMAN; OLIVER REPLACED PELFREY
(PITCHING); Huff grounded out (second to first) [Scott to
third]; Astros first baseman Lance Berkman left the game due
to an injured groin; Wilson singled to center [Scott
scored]; Ausmus singled to right [Wilson to third]; Everett
grounded out (third to first); 4 R, 6 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5,
Mets 3.

METS 5TH: SCOTT STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Lo Duca doubled to
left; Beltran struck out; Delgado walked; Wright flied to right
[Lo Duca to third]; Floyd singled to right [Lo Duca scored,
Delgado to second]; Valentin flied to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Oswalt lined to pitcher; Taveras grounded out
(pitcher to first); Lamb lined to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 5, Mets 4.

METS 6TH: Nady grounded out (second to first); MARRERO BATTED
FOR OLIVER; Marrero popped to shortstop; Reyes doubled to left;
WHEELER REPLACED OSWALT (PITCHING); Lo Duca flied to center; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 4.

ASTROS 7TH: HEILMAN REPLACED MARRERO (PITCHING); Burke singled
to left; Scott doubled [Burke to third]; Huff flied to right;
Wilson struck out; Ausmus grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 4.

METS 7TH: Beltran grounded out (first to pitcher); Delgado
walked; Wright struck out; MILLER REPLACED WHEELER (PITCHING);
Floyd flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Everett singled to center; PALMEIRO BATTED FOR
MILLER; Everett stole second [Everett to third (error by Lo
Duca)]; Palmeiro grounded out (shortstop to first); Taveras
singled to left [Everett scored]; Taveras stole second; Lamb
grounded out (second to first) [Taveras to third]; Burke singled
to pitcher [Taveras scored]; FELICIANO REPLACED FLOYD
(PITCHING); CHAVEZ REPLACED HEILMAN (PLAYING LF); Scott popped
to second; 2 R, 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Mets 4.

METS 8TH: QUALLS REPLACED PALMEIRO (PITCHING); Valentin flied to
right; Nady grounded out (second to first); Chavez grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Mets 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Huff singled to center; Wilson walked [Huff to
second]; Ausmus forced Wilson (third to second) [Huff to third];
Everett singled to right [Huff scored, Ausmus out at third
(right to third)]; BIGGIO BATTED FOR QUALLS; Biggio singled to
left [Everett to second]; Taveras forced Biggio (second
unassisted); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Mets 4.

METS 9TH: LIDGE REPLACED BIGGIO (PITCHING); Reyes grounded out
(second to first); Lo Duca flied to center; Beltran grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Mets 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  16   0   11
 Mets             4   8   1    8


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