NY Mets 8, Houston 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(4-2)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 4 9 1
NY Mets 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 5 X 8 13 1
WP: R. Hernandez (1-0)
LP: R. Springer (0-1)
(2-5)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Houston
- A. Everett grounded out to shortstop
- C. Biggio walked
- J. Bagwell grounded out to shortstop, C. Biggio to second
- M. Ensberg doubled to deep right, C. Biggio scored
- J. Lane grounded out to pitcher

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 1, NY Mets 0

  Bottom 1st: NY Mets
- J. Reyes flied out to right
- K. Matsui struck out swinging
- C. Beltran singled to left
- M. Piazza flied out to left center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 1, NY Mets 0

  Bottom 2nd: NY Mets
- C. Floyd grounded out to pitcher
- D. Wright grounded out to first
- D. Mientkiewicz singled to center
- V. Diaz singled to center, D. Mientkiewicz to third
- T. Glavine grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 1, NY Mets 0

  Top 3rd: Houston
- A. Everett struck out swinging
- C. Biggio struck out looking
- J. Bagwell flied out to right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 1, NY Mets 0

  Bottom 3rd: NY Mets
- J. Reyes singled to center
- K. Matsui grounded into fielder's choice, J. Reyes out at second
- C. Beltran struck out swinging
- M. Piazza struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 1, NY Mets 0

  Top 4th: Houston
- M. Ensberg singled to left
- M. Ensberg caught stealing, catcher to second
- J. Lane grounded out to third
- C. Burke struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 1, NY Mets 0

  Bottom 4th: NY Mets
- C. Floyd grounded out to second
- D. Wright doubled to deep left
- D. Mientkiewicz grounded out to second, D. Wright to third
- V. Diaz walked
- T. Glavine grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 1, NY Mets 0

  Top 5th: Houston
- B. Ausmus grounded out to shortstop
- W. Taveras grounded out to shortstop
- A. Pettitte walked
- A. Everett singled to right, A. Pettitte to second
- C. Biggio singled to left, A. Pettitte to third, A. Everett to second
- J. Bagwell struck out looking

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 1, NY Mets 0

  Bottom 5th: NY Mets
- J. Reyes struck out swinging
- K. Matsui struck out swinging
- C. Beltran walked
- M. Piazza grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 1, NY Mets 0

  Top 6th: Houston
- M. Ensberg walked
- J. Lane popped out to shallow right
- M. Ensberg stole second
- C. Burke struck out looking
- B. Ausmus flied out to right center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 1, NY Mets 0

  Bottom 6th: NY Mets
- C. Floyd singled to center
- D. Wright singled to right, C. Floyd to second
- D. Mientkiewicz sacrificed to third, C. Floyd to third, D. Wright to second
- V. Diaz singled to right, C. Floyd scored, D. Wright to third
- M. Cairo hit for T. Glavine
- M. Cairo singled to shallow center, D. Wright scored, V. Diaz to second
- D. Wheeler relieved A. Pettitte
- O. Palmeiro in left field
- J. Reyes struck out swinging
- V. Diaz stole third, M. Cairo stole second
- K. Matsui reached on bunt single to first, V. Diaz scored, M. Cairo to third
- C. Beltran flied out to deep right

3 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
Houston 1, NY Mets 3

  Top 7th: Houston
- M. Aybar relieved T. Glavine
- W. Taveras struck out swinging
- O. Palmeiro tripled to deep right
- A. Everett singled to right, O. Palmeiro scored
- C. Biggio grounded out to third, A. Everett to second
- J. Bagwell grounded out to third

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 2, NY Mets 3

  Bottom 7th: NY Mets
- M. Piazza lined out to third
- C. Floyd struck out swinging
- D. Wright grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 2, NY Mets 3

  Top 8th: Houston
- R. Castro catching
- M. Ensberg doubled to deep center
- J. Lane tripled to deep center, M. Ensberg scored
- D. Koo relieved D. Koo
- J. Vizcaino hit for D. Wheeler
- J. Vizcaino ground rule double to deep left, J. Lane scored
- R. Hernandez relieved D. Koo
- B. Ausmus struck out looking
- W. Taveras grounded out to third, J. Vizcaino to third
- O. Palmeiro lined out to first

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, NY Mets 3

  Bottom 8th: NY Mets
- R. Springer relieved D. Wheeler
- D. Mientkiewicz flied out to deep right
- V. Diaz walked
- M. Anderson hit for R. Hernandez
- M. Anderson singled to right, V. Diaz to third
- J. Reyes grounded into fielder's choice, V. Diaz scored, M. Anderson out at second
- J. Reyes stole second
- K. Matsui singled to center, J. Reyes scored, K. Matsui to second advancing on throw
- C. Beltran intentionally walked
- R. Castro safe at first on right fielder J. Lane's fielding error, K. Matsui scored, C. Beltran to third
- J. Franco relieved R. Springer
- R. Castro to second on fielder's indifference
- C. Floyd singled to center, C. Beltran and R. Castro scored
- L. Scott in left field
- C. Qualls relieved J. Franco
- D. Wright flied out to right

5 runs, 3 hits, 1 errors
Houston 4, NY Mets 8

  Top 9th: Houston
- B. Looper relieved R. Hernandez
- A. Everett grounded out to shortstop
- C. Biggio struck out swinging
- J. Bagwell grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, NY Mets 8
 
 Top Batters
 Houston
M. Ensberg M. Ensberg
3-3
1 RBI
 NY Mets
K. Matsui K. Matsui
2-5
2 RBI