NY Mets 4, Colorado 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Mets 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 4 6 1
Colorado 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 6 2
WP: M. Stanton (1-5)
LP: S. Reed (3-3)
 Scoring Summary
Top 4th: NY Mets
-R. Hidalgo hit sacrifice fly to deep center, C. Floyd scored
Bot 4th: Colorado
-J.D. Closser grounded into fielder's choice, T. Helton scored, V. Castilla to third, M. Holliday out at second
Bot 6th: Colorado
-P. Wilson grounded into fielder's choice, L. Gonzalez scored, J.D. Closser out at second
Top 8th: NY Mets
-E. Valent homered to deep right center
Top 9th: NY Mets
-D. Wright homered to deep left, R. Hidalgo scored
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. McEwing 2b 3 0 1 0 0 2 0 .254
    D. Garcia 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .235
V. Wilson c 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .297
C. Floyd lf 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .267
    B. Looper p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Stanton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
R. Hidalgo rf 3 1 0 1 0 0 1 .263
M. Cameron cf 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .241
D. Wright 3b 4 1 3 2 0 0 0 .284
T. Zeile 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .227
W. Delgado ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .111
A. Leiter p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .098
    R. Bottalico p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    E. Valent ph-lf 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .286
 Totals 32 4 6 4 2 3 7  
 Batting
HR - E Valent (7, 8th inning off T Harikkala 0 on, 0 Out), D Wright (5, 9th inning off S Reed 1 on, 1 Out).
SF - R Hidalgo.
RBI - R Hidalgo (68), E Valent (26), D Wright 2 (15).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Zeile 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - C Floyd (7, 2nd base off J Fassero/J Closser), R Hidalgo (4, 2nd base off S Reed/J Closser).
CS - J McEwing (1, 2nd base by J Fassero).
 
 Fielding
E - D Wright (5, throw).
Outfield assists - R Hidalgo (T Helton at 1st base).
DP - 2 (D Wright-J McEwing-T Zeile, R Hidalgo-T Zeile).
 Colorado
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Miles 2b 5 0 2 0 0 2 1 .316
R. Clayton ss 4 0 0 0 1 0 1 .280
T. Helton 1b 2 1 1 0 2 0 1 .331
V. Castilla 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .278
M. Holliday lf 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .291
L. Gonzalez rf 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 .259
    J. Burnitz ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .296
J.D. Closser c 3 0 1 1 0 0 2 .348
J. Piedra cf 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .385
    P. Wilson ph-cf 2 0 0 1 0 1 2 .249
J. Fassero p 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .200
    C. Johnson ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .247
    T. Harikkala p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Fuentes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Reed p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Pellow ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .239
 Totals 32 2 6 2 5 8 18  
 Batting
2B - L Gonzalez (12, A Leiter).
RBI - J Closser (3), P Wilson (29).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Piedra 1, V Castilla 1.
GIDP - R Clayton.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - J Closser (1, throw); S Reed (2, pop up).
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Leiter 6.0 5 2 2 5 6 0 2.62
R. Bottalico 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.24
B. Looper 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.98
M. Stanton (W, 1-5) 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.65
 Colorado
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Fassero 6.0 4 1 1 2 2 0 5.51
T. Harikkala 1.2 1 1 1 0 0 1 2.83
B. Fuentes 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.96
S. Reed (L, 3-3) 1.0 1 2 1 0 1 1 2.82
HBP - J Closser (by B Looper).
Pitches-strikes - A Leiter 127-68; R Bottalico 14-8; B Looper 10-6; M Stanton 13-10; J Fassero 74-50; T Harikkala 35-23; B Fuentes 1-1; S Reed 26-17.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Leiter 9-3; R Bottalico 1-1; B Looper 2-0; M Stanton 2-0; J Fassero 7-8; T Harikkala 2-3; B Fuentes 0-1; S Reed 0-2.
Batters faced - A Leiter 28; R Bottalico 3; B Looper 3; M Stanton 4; J Fassero 23; T Harikkala 6; B Fuentes 1; S Reed 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Lance Barksdale. 1B--Ed Rapuano. 2B--Ted Barrett. 3B--Jack Samuels.
Ejections: NY METS' Looper by Barksdale (8th).
Time: 2:57. (Plus unknown delay totaling 11 minutes in the 4th).
Attendance: 29,918.
Weather: 63 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, swirling.
Game Notes
NEW YORK'S SECOND BASEMAN JOE MCEWING LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SIXTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT LEG INJURY.
NEW YORK PITCHER BRADEN LOOPER WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE LANCE BARKSDALE FOR HITTING J.D. CLOSSER WITH A PITCH.

Updated on Friday, Aug 20, 2004 12:00 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 NY Mets
D. Wright D. Wright
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Colorado
A. Miles A. Miles
2-5
0 RBI