NY Mets 8, Houston 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Mets 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 8 11 0
Houston 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 6 0
WP: S. Trachsel (4-3)
LP: R. Oswalt (2-2)
 Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: NY Mets
-M. Piazza homered to deep right
Bot 2nd: Houston
-R. Chavez singled to left, M. Ensberg scored
Top 3rd: NY Mets
-C. Floyd homered to deep right, S. Trachsel, E. Valent and K. Matsui scored
Bot 5th: Houston
-R. Oswalt hit sacrifice fly to center, M. Ensberg scored
-C. Biggio homered to deep left
Top 8th: NY Mets
-T. Wigginton grounded into fielder's choice, C. Floyd scored, K. Garcia out at second
Top 9th: NY Mets
-J. McEwing doubled to left, D. Garcia scored
-K. Matsui doubled to left, J. McEwing scored
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
E. Valent 1b 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .306
    R. Bottalico p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Spencer ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .337
K. Matsui ss 5 1 2 1 0 1 3 .259
C. Floyd lf 4 2 2 4 1 1 0 .345
    J. Seo pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111
    O. Moreno p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Piazza c 3 1 2 1 1 1 0 .288
    V. Wilson pr-c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
K. Garcia rf 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .238
T. Wigginton 3b 5 0 0 1 0 2 5 .224
M. Cameron cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .225
D. Garcia 2b 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 .271
S. Trachsel p 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .300
    T. Zeile ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .284
    J. McEwing 1b 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .250
 Totals 36 8 11 8 4 7 15  
 Batting
2B - C Floyd (3, M Gallo); D Garcia (2, B Backe); J McEwing (2, B Backe); K Matsui (12, B Backe).
HR - M Piazza (7, 2nd inning off R Oswalt 0 on, 0 Out), C Floyd (2, 3rd inning off R Oswalt 3 on, 1 Out).
S - S Trachsel.
RBI - M Piazza (15), C Floyd 4 (8), T Wigginton (15), J McEwing (8), K Matsui (15).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Wigginton 2, K Matsui 1.
GIDP - K Matsui.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
PB - M Piazza.
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio cf 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 .314
A. Everett ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .274
J. Bagwell 1b 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .310
J. Kent 2b 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .286
L. Berkman lf 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .321
R. Hidalgo rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .297
M. Ensberg 3b 4 2 2 0 0 0 2 .267
R. Chavez c 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .304
R. Oswalt p 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .176
    O. Palmeiro ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .172
    M. Gallo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Backe p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Stone p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Vizcaino ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .128
 Totals 32 3 6 3 3 4 9  
 Batting
2B - M Ensberg (6, S Trachsel); J Kent (9, S Trachsel).
HR - C Biggio (8, 5th inning off S Trachsel 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - R Oswalt.
RBI - R Chavez (5), R Oswalt (2), C Biggio (23).
2-out RBI - R Chavez, C Biggio.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Hidalgo 1, M Ensberg 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - M Ensberg (3, 2nd base off S Trachsel/M Piazza).
 
 Fielding
PB - R Chavez.
DP - 1 (J Kent-A Everett-J Bagwell).
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Trachsel (W, 4-3) 6.0 5 3 3 2 1 1 3.60
R. Bottalico 2.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 1.23
O. Moreno 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.71
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Oswalt (L, 2-2) 7.0 7 5 5 2 7 2 3.34
M. Gallo 0.1 1 1 1 1 0 0 1.08
B. Backe 1.0 3 2 2 1 0 0 4.08
R. Stone 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 10.80
IBB - M Piazza (by M Gallo), C Floyd (by B Backe).
HBP - V Wilson (by R Stone).
Pitches-strikes - S Trachsel 94-55; R Bottalico 39-26; O Moreno 10-8; R Oswalt 122-85; M Gallo 9-4; B Backe 19-10; R Stone 6-5.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Trachsel 5-12; R Bottalico 0-4; O Moreno 2-0; R Oswalt 6-8; M Gallo 1-0; B Backe 1-2; R Stone 0-2.
Batters faced - S Trachsel 25; R Bottalico 8; O Moreno 3; R Oswalt 29; M Gallo 3; B Backe 7; R Stone 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Larry Young. 1B--Angel Hernandez. 2B--Mike Everitt. 3B--Mark Wegner.
Time: 2:55.
Attendance: 35,849.
Weather: 80 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, in from center.

Updated on Friday, May 14, 2004 11:06 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 NY Mets
C. Floyd C. Floyd
2-4, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Houston
C. Biggio C. Biggio
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI