Houston Astros 4, New York Mets 3
Regular Season Game 18
Played on Wednesday, April 20, 2011 (N) at Citi Field

HOU N    0  3  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   4  8  0
NY  N    0  0  1    0  0  2    0  0  0  -   3 12  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      4   0   2   1       0   0       0   0
Sanchez ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
Pence rf                      3   1   1   1       1   2       2   0
Lee lf                        4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Abad p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Valdez p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Lyon p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Wallace 1b                    4   1   2   0       0   0       6   0
Johnson 3b                    4   1   2   0       0   0       0   1
Hall 2b                       2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Downs 2b                    2   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Towles c                      2   1   0   0       1   0       9   1
Norris p                      2   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
  Inglett ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Melancon p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bourgeois lf                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   4   8   3       2   4      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Johnson-Downs-Wallace, Lyon-Downs.

BATTING - 
2B: Wallace (3,off Dickey); Johnson (3,off Dickey).
HR: Pence (2,8th inning off Dickey 0 on 0 out).
HBP: Towles (1,by Dickey).
GDP: Lee (3,off Dickey); Johnson (1,off Dickey); Sanchez (1,off Dickey).
Team LOB: 5.

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Reyes ss                      5   1   4   0       0   0       0   1
Thole c                       5   0   0   0       0   2       3   1
Wright 3b                     3   0   0   0       2   2       1   3
Beltran rf                    4   0   3   1       0   0       1   0
Davis 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   1      13   0
Pagan cf                      3   0   0   0       1   0       4   0
Harris lf                     4   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Murphy 2b                     4   1   3   2       0   1       4   2
Dickey p                      3   0   0   0       0   0       0   6
  Turner ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Isringhausen p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   3  12   3       3   8      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Wright-Murphy-Davis, Reyes-Murphy-Davis, Wright-Davis.
PB: Thole (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Beltran 2 (6,off Norris 2); Harris (5,off Norris).
HR: Murphy (1,6th inning off Norris 1 on 1 out).
GDP: Davis (1,off Melancon).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Reyes 2 (8,2nd base off Norris/Towles 2).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Norris                        6    10   3   3   1   6   1  29
Melancon W(2-1)               1     0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Abad                          0.1   1   0   0   1   1   0   3
Valdez                        0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Lyon SV(4)                    1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    12   3   3   3   8   1  39


New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dickey L(1-3)                 8     8   4   4   2   4   1  33
Isringhausen                  1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     8   4   4   2   4   1  36

WP: Dickey (2).
HBP: Dickey (1,Towles).

Umpires: HP - Paul Nauert, 1B - Doug Eddings, 2B - Dana DeMuth, 3B - Kerwin Danley
Time of Game: 2:50   Attendance: 27380


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Bourn               cf        Reyes               ss
2. Sanchez             ss        Thole               c
3. Pence               rf        Wright              3b
4. Lee                 lf        Beltran             rf
5. Wallace             1b        Davis               1b
6. Johnson             3b        Pagan               cf
7. Hall                2b        Harris              lf
8. Towles              c         Murphy              2b
9. Norris              p         Dickey              p

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn grounded out (pitcher to first); Sanchez
grounded out (pitcher to first); Pence walked; Lee flied to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Reyes singled to center; Reyes stole second; Thole
struck out; Wright walked; Beltran singled to pitcher [Reyes to
third, Wright to second]; Davis struck out; Pagan flied to
right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Wallace doubled to left; Johnson singled to pitcher
[Wallace to third]; Hall grounded out (pitcher to first)
[Johnson to second]; Towles walked while Wallace advanced to
home and Johnson advanced to third on a wild pitch; Norris
singled to left [Johnson scored, Towles to second]; Bourn
singled to center [Towles scored, Norris to second]; Sanchez
struck out; Pence struck out; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3,
Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Harris popped to second; Murphy was called out on
strikes; Dickey grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Lee lined to first; Wallace grounded out (pitcher to
first); Johnson doubled to right; Hall struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 0.

METS 3RD: Reyes singled to center; Thole flied to left; Wright
struck out while Reyes stole second; Beltran doubled to center
[Reyes scored]; Davis singled to third [Beltran to third]; Pagan
flied to left; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Towles flied to left; Norris grounded out (pitcher
to first); Bourn grounded out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 1.

METS 4TH: DOWNS REPLACED HALL (PLAYING 2B); Harris grounded out
(second to first); Astros second baseman Bill Hall left the
game due to an injured ankle; Murphy singled to right; On a
bunt Dickey made an out to first; Reyes popped to shortstop; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Sanchez flied to center; Pence was called out on
strikes but advanced to first on a passed ball; Lee grounded
into a double play (third to second to first) [Pence out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 1.

METS 5TH: Thole struck out; Wright struck out; Beltran doubled
to right; Davis popped to catcher; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
3, Mets 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Wallace singled to right; Johnson grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Wallace out at
second]; Downs flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Mets 1.

METS 6TH: Pagan grounded out (shortstop to first); Harris
doubled to right; Murphy homered [Harris scored]; Dickey
grounded out (shortstop to first); Reyes singled to right; Thole
flied to left; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Towles was hit by a pitch; INGLETT BATTED FOR
NORRIS; Inglett flied to center; Bourn singled to second [Towles
to second]; Sanchez grounded into a double play (third to first)
[Towles out at third]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 3.

METS 7TH: MELANCON REPLACED INGLETT (PITCHING); Wright walked;
Beltran forced Wright (second to shortstop); Davis grounded into
a double play (third to second to first) [Beltran out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Pence homered; Lee popped to first; Wallace grounded
out (pitcher to first); Johnson grounded out (third to first); 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 3.

METS 8TH: ABAD REPLACED LEE (PITCHING); BOURGEOIS REPLACED
MELANCON (PLAYING LF); Pagan walked; Harris struck out; Murphy
singled to left [Pagan to third]; TURNER BATTED FOR DICKEY;
VALDEZ REPLACED ABAD (PITCHING); Turner struck out [Pagan out at
home (catcher to pitcher)]; the third strike got away from
catcher J.R. Towles, the ball rolling about 15 feet to his
right; Angel Pagan tried to score from third on the play but
Towles threw to the pitcher Jose Valdez for the out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 3.

ASTROS 9TH: ISRINGHAUSEN REPLACED TURNER (PITCHING); Downs
popped to second; Towles flied to right; Bourgeois popped to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 3.

METS 9TH: LYON REPLACED VALDEZ (PITCHING); Reyes singled to
right; On a bunt Thole hit into a double play to pitcher [Reyes
out at first (pitcher to second)]; Wright flied to right; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   8   0    5
 Mets             3  12   0    9


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