Houston Astros 4, New York Mets 3
Regular Season Game 118
Played on Tuesday, August 17, 2010 (N) at Minute Maid Park

NY  N    1  1  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   3  8  0
HOU N    3  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  x  -   4  9  0
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Reyes ss                      4   1   2   1       1   0       2   4
Martinez lf                   4   0   1   1       0   1       1   0
  Castillo 2b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Wright 3b                     4   1   1   1       0   1       0   1
Beltran cf                    3   0   1   0       1   1       2   1
Davis 1b                      3   0   0   0       1   0       8   2
Francoeur rf                  3   0   0   0       1   2       1   0
Thole c                       4   1   2   0       0   0       7   1
Tejada 2b                     2   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
  Pagan ph,lf                 2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Santana p                     3   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Carter ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   3   8   3       4   6      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Davis-Reyes-Davis.

BATTING - 
2B: Santana (3,off Figueroa).
HR: Wright (18,8th inning off Melancon 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Davis (10,off Melancon).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Reyes (24,2nd base off Figueroa/Castro).
CS: Martinez (1,2nd base by Figueroa/Castro).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      4   1   2   0       0   0       4   0
Sanchez ss                    4   1   2   0       0   1       3   2
Pence rf                      4   2   2   4       0   1       1   0
Lee lf                        4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Johnson 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Wallace 1b                    3   0   0   0       0   2       8   0
Blum 2b                       3   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Castro c                      3   0   1   0       0   1       5   2
Figueroa p                    2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Fulchino p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Michaels ph                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Melancon p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Lopez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       31   4   9   4       1   7      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Melancon-Sanchez-Wallace.
PB: Castro (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Lee (22,off Santana); Blum (8,off Santana); Castro (2,off Santana).
HR: Pence 2 (18,1st inning off Santana 2 on 0 out,8th inning off Santana 0
on 1 out).
GDP: Bourn (5,off Santana).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Santana L(10-7)               8     9   4   4   1   7   2  32


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Figueroa                      5     4   2   1   3   4   0  21
Fulchino                      2     1   0   0   1   2   0   8
Melancon W(1-0)               1     2   1   1   0   0   1   4
Lopez SV(1)                   1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9     8   3   2   4   6   1  37


Umpires: HP - Rob Drake, 1B - Joe West, 2B - Angel Hernandez, 3B - Dan Bellino
Time of Game: 2:21   Attendance: 26279


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Reyes               ss        Bourn               cf
2. Martinez            lf        Sanchez             ss
3. Wright              3b        Pence               rf
4. Beltran             cf        Lee                 lf
5. Davis               1b        Johnson             3b
6. Francoeur           rf        Wallace             1b
7. Thole               c         Blum                2b
8. Tejada              2b        Castro              c
9. Santana             p         Figueroa            p

METS 1ST: Reyes singled to shortstop; Castro allowed a passed
ball [Reyes to second]; Martinez singled to center [Reyes scored
(unearned)]; Wright was called out on strikes; Martinez was
caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Beltran walked;
Davis walked [Beltran to second]; Francoeur struck out; 1 R (0
ER), 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn singled to center; Sanchez singled to center
[Bourn to second]; Pence homered [Bourn scored, Sanchez scored];
Lee doubled to left; Johnson popped to shortstop; Wallace struck
out; Blum grounded out (third to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 1, Astros 3.

METS 2ND: Thole singled to shortstop; Tejada flied to center;
Santana doubled to left [Thole to third]; Reyes grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Thole scored, Santana to third]; Martinez
flied to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Castro was called out on strikes; Figueroa grounded
out (first to pitcher); Bourn singled to center [Bourn out at
second (center to second)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2,
Astros 3.

METS 3RD: Wright popped to second; Beltran grounded out (second
to first); Davis grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Sanchez singled to center; Pence popped to second;
Lee struck out; Johnson flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 2, Astros 3.

METS 4TH: Francoeur struck out; Thole lined to third; Tejada
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Wallace struck out; Blum doubled to left; Castro
lined to right; Figueroa grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 3.

METS 5TH: Santana grounded out (pitcher to first); Reyes walked;
Martinez struck out; Reyes stole second; Wright flied to left; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Bourn grounded out (second to first); Sanchez was
called out on strikes; Pence struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 2, Astros 3.

METS 6TH: FULCHINO REPLACED FIGUEROA (PITCHING); Beltran struck
out (catcher to first); Davis flied to center; Francoeur walked;
Thole flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Lee grounded out (catcher to first); Johnson struck
out; Wallace grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 3.

METS 7TH: PAGAN BATTED FOR TEJADA; Pagan was called out on
strikes; Santana flied to left; Reyes singled to center;
Martinez flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: CASTILLO REPLACED MARTINEZ (PLAYING 2B); PAGAN
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Blum grounded out (shortstop to
first); Castro doubled; MICHAELS BATTED FOR FULCHINO; Michaels
walked; Bourn grounded into a double play (first to shortstop to
first) [Michaels out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2,
Astros 3.

METS 8TH: MELANCON REPLACED MICHAELS (PITCHING); Wright homered;
Beltran singled to right; Davis grounded into a double play
(pitcher to shortstop to first) [Beltran out at second];
Francoeur grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Sanchez flied to center; Pence homered; Lee flied to
center; Johnson grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 4.

METS 9TH: LOPEZ REPLACED MELANCON (PITCHING); Thole singled to
pitcher; Pagan popped to shortstop; CARTER BATTED FOR SANTANA;
Carter grounded out (pitcher to first) [Thole to second]; Reyes
flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             3   8   0    7
 Astros           4   9   0    4


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