New York Mets 7, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 40
Played on Sunday, May 15, 2011 (D) at Minute Maid Park

NY  N    0  0  0    0  4  3    0  0  0  -   7  5  0
HOU N    0  1  0    1  0  1    0  1  0  -   4 10  2
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Reyes ss                      4   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Thole c                       2   0   0   0       2   0       9   0
Wright 3b                     3   0   0   0       1   2       1   2
Beltran rf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Bay lf                        4   2   1   0       0   0       5   0
Murphy 1b                     3   2   1   0       1   0       4   1
Turner 2b                     4   2   2   5       0   0       1   2
Pridie cf                     3   1   1   1       1   0       3   0
Capuano p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Hairston ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Buchholz p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Byrdak p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Isringhausen p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Harris ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rodriguez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   7   5   6       6   4      27   6

BATTING - 
2B: Turner (2,off A. Rodriguez).
HR: Turner (1,6th inning off A. Rodriguez 2 on 0 out).
SH: Capuano (3,off A. Rodriguez).
GDP: Beltran (4,off Escalona); Harris (3,off Valdez).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Reyes 2 (14,2nd base off A. Rodriguez/Towles,3rd base off A. Rodriguez/Towles);
Pridie (2,Home off A. Rodriguez/Towles).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      5   0   2   0       0   0       4   0
Towles c                      5   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Pence rf                      4   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
Lee 1b                        5   0   1   0       0   1       9   1
Hall 2b                       4   2   2   0       0   2       3   2
  Valdez p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Wallace ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Michaels lf                   4   1   2   1       0   0       0   0
Johnson 3b                    3   0   1   1       1   0       0   3
Barmes ss                     2   1   1   1       2   1       3   1
A. Rodriguez p                2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Abad p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Del Rosario p               0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Bogusevic ph                0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Escalona p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Downs 2b                    1   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
Totals                       36   4  10   4       5   9      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Johnson-Hall-Lee, Valdez-Barmes-Lee.
E: Lee (3), A. Rodriguez (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Hall (5,off Capuano); Michaels 2 (2,off Capuano,off Byrdak); Lee (6,off
Capuano); Downs (4,off Isringhausen).
HR: Barmes (1,6th inning off Buchholz 0 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Bourn (1,2nd base by Capuano/Thole).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Capuano W(3-4)                5     6   2   2   3   6   0  23
Buchholz                      2     2   1   1   1   2   1   9
Byrdak                        0     1   1   1   1   0   0   2
Isringhausen                  1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Rodriguez SV(12)              1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    10   4   4   5   9   1  41

Byrdak faced 2 batters in the 8th inning

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
A. Rodriguez L(0-2)           5     5   7   5   4   2   1  25
Abad                          0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Del Rosario                   0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Escalona                      1     0   0   0   1   1   0   3
Valdez                        2     0   0   0   1   1   0   6
Totals                        9     5   7   5   6   4   1  37

A. Rodriguez faced 3 batters in the 6th inning

Umpires: HP - Chad Fairchild, 1B - Bill Miller, 2B - Angel Hernandez, 3B - Mike Estabrook
Time of Game: 3:19   Attendance: 28406


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Reyes               ss        Bourn               cf
2. Thole               c         Towles              c
3. Wright              3b        Pence               rf
4. Beltran             rf        Lee                 1b
5. Bay                 lf        Hall                2b
6. Murphy              1b        Michaels            lf
7. Turner              2b        Johnson             3b
8. Pridie              cf        Barmes              ss
9. Capuano             p         A. Rodriguez        p

METS 1ST: Reyes grounded out (third to first); Thole walked;
Wright popped to shortstop; Beltran flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn singled to right; Bourn was picked off and
caught stealing second (pitcher to first to shortstop); Towles
flied to center; Pence walked; Lee flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 2ND: Bay popped to second; Murphy popped to shortstop;
Turner lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Hall doubled to right; Michaels grounded out (second
to first) [Hall to third]; Johnson singled to center [Hall
scored]; Barmes walked [Johnson to second]; A. Rodriguez struck
out; Bourn forced Barmes (second to shortstop); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

METS 3RD: Pridie flied to center; Capuano grounded out (first
unassisted); Reyes grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Towles was called out on strikes; Pence struck out;
Lee struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

METS 4TH: Thole flied to center; Wright struck out; Beltran
lined to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Hall singled to shortstop; Michaels doubled to
center [Hall scored]; Johnson flied to center; Barmes walked; On
a bunt A. Rodriguez struck out; Bourn lined to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

METS 5TH: Bay reached on an error by Lee; Murphy singled to
right [Bay to second]; Turner doubled to left [Bay scored
(unearned), Murphy scored, Turner to third (on throw to home)];
Pridie singled to center [Turner scored]; Capuano out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Pridie to second]; Reyes
walked; Thole flied to center [Pridie to third]; Pridie stole
home and Reyes stole second; Reyes stole third; Wright walked;
Beltran struck out; 4 R (2 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 4, Astros
2.

ASTROS 5TH: Towles popped to second; Pence flied to right; Lee
doubled to left; Hall struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 4,
Astros 2.

METS 6TH: Bay singled to left; Bay was picked off first but was
safe on an error by A. Rodriguez [Bay to second]; Murphy
walked; Walk was disputed, but 2B umpire Angel Hernandez
called ball three when pitcher Aneury Rodriguez went to his
mouth on the pitching rubber and not everyone heard it;
Turner homered [Bay scored, Murphy scored]; ABAD REPLACED A.
RODRIGUEZ (PITCHING); Pridie grounded out (pitcher to first);
HAIRSTON BATTED FOR CAPUANO; DEL ROSARIO REPLACED ABAD
(PITCHING); Hairston grounded out (first to pitcher); Reyes
grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 7,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: BUCHHOLZ REPLACED HAIRSTON (PITCHING); Michaels
flied to left; Johnson popped to first; Barmes homered;
BOGUSEVIC BATTED FOR DEL ROSARIO; Bogusevic walked; Bourn
singled to right [Bogusevic to second]; Towles struck out; 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 7, Astros 3.

METS 7TH: ESCALONA REPLACED BOGUSEVIC (PITCHING); Thole walked;
Wright struck out; Beltran grounded into a double play (third to
second to first) [Thole out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 7, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Pence flied to center; Lee flied to left; Hall
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 7, Astros 3.

METS 8TH: VALDEZ REPLACED HALL (PITCHING); DOWNS REPLACED
ESCALONA (PLAYING 2B); Bay flied to right; Murphy grounded out
(second to first); Turner flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 7, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: BYRDAK REPLACED BUCHHOLZ (PITCHING); Michaels
doubled to right; Johnson walked; ISRINGHAUSEN REPLACED BYRDAK
(PITCHING); Barmes struck out; Downs doubled to center [Michaels
scored, Johnson to third]; Bourn popped to third; Towles flied
to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 7, Astros 4.

METS 9TH: Pridie walked; HARRIS BATTED FOR ISRINGHAUSEN; Harris
grounded into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to first)
[Pridie out at second]; Reyes struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 7, Astros 4.

ASTROS 9TH: RODRIGUEZ REPLACED HARRIS (PITCHING); Pence grounded
out (third to first); Lee grounded out (third to first); WALLACE
BATTED FOR VALDEZ; Wallace lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 7, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             7   5   0    3
 Astros           4  10   2   10


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