New York Mets 4, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 143
Played on Sunday, September 9, 2007 (D) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   1 10  1
NY  N    1  0  1    0  2  0    0  0  x  -   4  9  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Pence cf                      5   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Biggio 2b                     5   0   1   0       0   2       2   1
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Berkman 1b                    4   0   2   0       1   1       8   1
Lee lf                        5   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Loretta ss,3b                 4   0   2   0       1   0       3   3
Lamb 3b                       3   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Burke ph,ss,2b              2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Scott rf                      5   1   1   1       0   2       2   0
Ausmus c                      4   0   2   0       0   0       4   0
Oswalt p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Palmeiro ph                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Bruntlett ss                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       38   1  10   1       3   7      24   9

FIELDING - 
E: Loretta (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Ausmus (16,off Martinez); Berkman (21,off Martinez).
HR: Scott (18,6th inning off Mota 0 on 0 out).
SH: Oswalt (11,off Mota).
HBP: Oswalt (1,by Martinez).
Team LOB: 15.

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Reyes ss                      3   0   0   0       0   1       0   5
Castillo 2b                   3   1   1   0       1   0       3   1
Beltran cf                    3   1   2   2       0   0       5   0
Alou lf                       4   1   1   2       0   1       1   0
  Gomez lf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Green 1b                      4   0   2   0       0   0      10   0
Lo Duca c                     4   0   1   0       0   1       6   0
Gotay 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Chavez rf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Martinez p                    2   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Mota p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Milledge ph                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Feliciano p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Heilman p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Conine ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   4   9   4       1   4      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Castillo (5,off Oswalt); Martinez (1,off Oswalt); Beltran (31,off Oswalt);
Green (30,off Oswalt).
HR: Alou (11,5th inning off Oswalt 1 on 1 out).
SH: Reyes (4,off Oswalt).
SF: Beltran (8,off Oswalt).
HBP: Milledge (4,by Oswalt).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt L(14-7)                7     9   4   4   1   4   1  33
Miller                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8     9   4   4   1   4   1  36

HBP: Oswalt (7,Milledge).

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Martinez W(2-0)               5     6   0   0   1   4   0  24
Mota                          1     2   1   1   1   2   1   7
Feliciano                     1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Heilman                       1     0   0   0   1   0   0   4
Wagner SV(32)                 1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9    10   1   1   3   7   1  43

WP: Martinez (1).
HBP: Martinez (1,Oswalt).

Umpires: HP - Dana DeMuth, 1B - Kerwin Danley, 2B - Doug Eddings, 3B - Mike Everitt
Time of Game: 2:42   Attendance: 51847


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Pence               cf        Reyes               ss
2. Biggio              2b        Castillo            2b
3. Berkman             1b        Beltran             cf
4. Lee                 lf        Alou                lf
5. Loretta             ss        Green               1b
6. Lamb                3b        Lo Duca             c
7. Scott               rf        Gotay               3b
8. Ausmus              c         Chavez              rf
9. Oswalt              p         Martinez            p

ASTROS 1ST: Pence grounded out (second to first); Biggio flied
to right; Berkman singled to right; Lee flied to right; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Reyes popped to shortstop; Castillo doubled to center;
Beltran singled to right [Castillo scored]; Alou flied to right;
Green popped to shortstop; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets
1.

ASTROS 2ND: Loretta popped to second; Lamb singled to third;
Scott struck out; Ausmus doubled to center [Lamb to third];
Oswalt was hit by a pitch; Pence grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

METS 2ND: Lo Duca struck out; Gotay grounded out (first
unassisted); Chavez flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio struck out but advanced to first on a wild
pitch; Berkman struck out; Lee struck out; Loretta singled to
center [Biggio to second]; Lamb flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 1.

METS 3RD: Martinez doubled to left; Reyes out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to first) [Martinez to third]; Castillo walked;
Beltran out on a sacrifice fly to left [Martinez scored,
Castillo to second]; Alou struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Scott grounded out (shortstop to first); Ausmus
flied to left; Oswalt grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

METS 4TH: Green singled to left; Lo Duca popped to first; Gotay
popped to shortstop; Chavez singled to left [Green to second];
Martinez reached on an error by Loretta [Green to third, Chavez
to second]; Reyes forced Martinez (shortstop to second); 0 R, 2
H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Pence flied to center; Biggio singled to right;
Berkman doubled to left [Biggio to third]; Lee popped to first;
Loretta walked; Lamb flied to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 2.

METS 5TH: Castillo grounded out (third to first); Beltran
doubled to center; Alou homered [Beltran scored]; Green grounded
out (first to pitcher); Lo Duca singled to left; Gotay struck
out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 4.

ASTROS 6TH: MOTA REPLACED MARTINEZ (PITCHING); Scott homered;
Ausmus singled to right; Oswalt reached on a fielder's choice on
a sacrifice bunt [Ausmus to second]; Pence struck out; Biggio
struck out; Berkman walked [Ausmus to third, Oswalt to second];
Lee forced Berkman (shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 1, Mets 4.

METS 6TH: Chavez grounded out (second to first); MILLEDGE BATTED
FOR MOTA; Milledge was hit by a pitch; Reyes struck out;
Castillo forced Milledge (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 4.

ASTROS 7TH: FELICIANO REPLACED MILLEDGE (PITCHING); Loretta
singled to shortstop; BURKE BATTED FOR LAMB; Burke lined to
center; Scott popped to first; Ausmus forced Loretta (shortstop
to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 4.

METS 7TH: LORETTA CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); BURKE STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING SS); Beltran flied to right; Alou flied to
center; Green doubled to right; Lo Duca grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 4.

ASTROS 8TH: GOMEZ REPLACED ALOU (PLAYING LF); HEILMAN REPLACED
FELICIANO (PITCHING); PALMEIRO BATTED FOR OSWALT; Palmeiro
walked; Pence grounded out (shortstop to first) [Palmeiro to
second]; Biggio grounded out (third to first); Berkman grounded
out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 4.

METS 8TH: MILLER REPLACED BIGGIO (PITCHING); BURKE CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); BRUNTLETT REPLACED PALMEIRO (PLAYING
SS); Gotay grounded out (second to first); Chavez flied to left;
CONINE BATTED FOR HEILMAN; Conine grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 4.

ASTROS 9TH: WAGNER REPLACED CONINE (PITCHING); Lee singled to
left; Loretta grounded out (third to first) [Lee to second];
Burke flied to center; Scott struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Mets 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1  10   1   15
 Mets             4   9   0    8


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