New York Mets 3, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 117
Played on Monday, August 16, 2010 (N) at Minute Maid Park

NY  N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  2  -   3  7  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   1  8  0
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Reyes ss                      4   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
Pagan lf                      4   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Wright 3b                     4   1   3   0       0   1       1   6
Beltran cf                    3   2   2   1       1   1       3   0
Francoeur rf                  3   0   1   1       1   1       2   0
Hessman 1b                    3   0   0   0       0   0      11   0
  Davis ph,1b                 0   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Blanco c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       4   1
  Thole ph,c                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Castillo 2b                   2   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
Niese p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Carter ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Dessens p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  P. Feliciano p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Takahashi p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   3   7   2       4   8      27  10

FIELDING - 
E: P. Feliciano (1).

BATTING - 
3B: Francoeur (2,off Lindstrom).
HR: Beltran (2,4th inning off Rodriguez 0 on 2 out).
GDP: Hessman (1,off Rodriguez); Reyes (6,off Rodriguez).
IBB: Davis (4,by Lindstrom).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Wright (17,2nd base off Rodriguez/Castro); Davis (2,2nd base off Chacin/Castro).
CS: Reyes (7,2nd base by Rodriguez/Castro).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Keppinger 2b                  4   0   1   0       0   0       4   5
  Blum 2b                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Sanchez ss                    5   0   1   0       0   0       0   3
Pence rf                      4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Lee lf                        4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Michaels cf                   4   1   1   0       0   2       1   0
Johnson 3b                    3   0   2   1       1   0       1   4
Wallace 1b                    3   0   1   0       0   0      12   1
Castro c                      4   0   0   0       0   0       8   2
Rodriguez p                   2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Feliz ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lyon p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lindstrom p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Chacin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bourgeois ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   1   8   1       1   6      27  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Sanchez-Keppinger-Wallace, Johnson-Keppinger-Wallace, Wallace-Castro.

BATTING - 
2B: Johnson (13,off Niese); Lee (21,off Dessens).
HBP: Wallace (4,by Niese).
IBB: Johnson (2,by Dessens).
Team LOB: 10.

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niese                         7     7   1   1   0   5   0  29
Dessens                       0.2   1   0   0   1   0   0   4
P. Feliciano W(3-6)           0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Takahashi SV(1)               1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     8   1   1   1   6   0  38

WP: Niese (3).
HBP: Niese (7,Wallace).
IBB: Dessens (4,Johnson).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rodriguez                     7     4   1   1   3   6   1  25
Lyon                          1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Lindstrom L(2-4)              0.1   3   2   2   1   0   0   5
Chacin                        0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     7   3   3   4   8   1  34

WP: Rodriguez (6), Lindstrom (5).
IBB: Lindstrom (1,Davis).

Umpires: HP - Dan Bellino, 1B - Rob Drake, 2B - Joe West, 3B - Angel Hernandez
Time of Game: 2:41   Attendance: 22688


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Reyes               ss        Keppinger           2b
2. Pagan               lf        Sanchez             ss
3. Wright              3b        Pence               rf
4. Beltran             cf        Lee                 lf
5. Francoeur           rf        Michaels            cf
6. Hessman             1b        Johnson             3b
7. Blanco              c         Wallace             1b
8. Castillo            2b        Castro              c
9. Niese               p         Rodriguez           p

METS 1ST: Reyes grounded out (shortstop to first); Pagan struck
out; Wright singled to right; Wright stole second; Beltran
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Keppinger popped to first; Sanchez grounded out
(third to first); Pence singled to left; Lee grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 2ND: Francoeur walked; Hessman grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Francoeur out at second]; Blanco
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Michaels was called out on strikes; Johnson singled
to center; Wallace singled to left [Johnson to third]; Castro
popped to shortstop; Rodriguez struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 3RD: Castillo walked; Niese struck out; Reyes grounded into
a double play (third to second to first) [Castillo out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Keppinger grounded out (second to first); Sanchez
singled to left; Niese threw a wild pitch [Sanchez to second];
Pence lined to left; Lee grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 4TH: Pagan flied to center; Wright struck out; Beltran
homered; Francoeur struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Michaels struck out; Johnson lined to third; Wallace
was hit by a pitch; Castro grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 0.

METS 5TH: Hessman grounded out (third to first); Blanco grounded
out (third to first); Castillo grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Rodriguez struck out; Keppinger grounded out (third
to first); Sanchez flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
1, Astros 0.

METS 6TH: Niese grounded out (second to first); Reyes singled to
center; Pagan was called out on strikes; Reyes was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Pence struck out (catcher to first); Lee flied to
center; Michaels singled to center; Johnson doubled to center
[Michaels scored]; Wallace grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 1.

METS 7TH: Wright singled to center; Rodriguez threw a wild pitch
[Wright to second]; Beltran walked; Francoeur lined to third;
Hessman flied to right [Wright to third]; Blanco forced Beltran
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Castro flied to left; FELIZ BATTED FOR RODRIGUEZ;
Feliz grounded out (third to first); Keppinger singled to right;
Sanchez grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 1, Astros 1.

METS 8TH: LYON REPLACED FELIZ (PITCHING); Castillo grounded out
(second to first); CARTER BATTED FOR NIESE; Carter struck out
(catcher to first); Reyes struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: DESSENS REPLACED CARTER (PITCHING); Pence lined to
center; Lee doubled to left; Michaels lined to left; Johnson was
walked intentionally; P. FELICIANO REPLACED DESSENS (PITCHING);
Wallace reached on an error by P. Feliciano [Lee to third,
Johnson to second]; Castro flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 3
LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 1.

METS 9TH: BLUM REPLACED KEPPINGER (PLAYING 2B); LINDSTROM
REPLACED LYON (PITCHING); Pagan grounded out (second to
first); Astros second baseman Jeff Keppinger left the game
due to an injured foot; Wright singled to center; Beltran
singled to right [Wright to third]; Lindstrom threw a wild pitch
[Wright scored, Beltran to second]; Francoeur tripled to center
[Beltran scored]; DAVIS BATTED FOR HESSMAN; Davis was walked
intentionally; THOLE BATTED FOR BLANCO; CHACIN REPLACED
LINDSTROM (PITCHING); Davis stole second; Thole hit into a
double play (first unassisted) [Francoeur out at home (first to
catcher)]; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: DAVIS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); THOLE STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING C ); TAKAHASHI REPLACED P. FELICIANO (PITCHING);
BOURGEOIS BATTED FOR CHACIN; Bourgeois grounded out (third to
first); Blum struck out; Sanchez flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             3   7   1    4
 Astros           1   8   0   10


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