Houston 3, NY Mets 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(52-50)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Mets 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 7 1
Houston 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 3 6 1
WP: D. Wheeler (1-2)
LP: R. Hernandez (5-4)
(55-47)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: NY Mets
- C. Floyd hit sacrifice fly to right, J. Reyes scored, M. Cameron to third, C. Beltran to second
Bot 5th: Houston
- A. Everett homered to deep left
Top 7th: NY Mets
- M. Cairo homered to deep left
Bot 7th: Houston
- B. Ausmus sacrificed to pitcher, E. Bruntlett scored, A. Everett to second
Bot 9th: Houston
- B. Ausmus doubled to deep right center, O. Palmeiro scored
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Reyes ss 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 .277
M. Cameron rf 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 .265
C. Beltran cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .264
C. Floyd lf 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 .278
D. Wright 3b 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .299
M. Piazza c 2 0 1 0 2 1 2 .265
M. Anderson 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .294
M. Cairo 2b 3 1 2 1 1 0 0 .274
P. Martinez p 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 .102
    J. Offerman ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246
    R. Hernandez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 32 2 7 2 4 7 12  
 Batting
2B - M Piazza (22, E Astacio).
HR - M Cairo (2, 7th inning off C Qualls 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - C Floyd.
RBI - C Floyd (62), M Cairo (11).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Piazza 1, P Martinez 1.
GIDP - M Anderson.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
Picked Off - M Cameron (1st base, E Astacio).
 
 Fielding
E - M Cameron (5, fly ball).
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
W. Taveras cf 4 0 1 0 0 3 1 .295
C. Biggio 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .276
L. Berkman lf-1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .312
M. Ensberg 3b 2 0 0 0 2 2 0 .285
M. Lamb 1b 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .217
    E. Bruntlett pr-lf 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 .172
O. Palmeiro rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .319
A. Everett ss 3 1 2 1 0 1 1 .243
B. Ausmus c 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 .249
E. Astacio p 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .300
    C. Qualls p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Vizcaino ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .237
    M. Gallo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Wheeler p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 30 3 6 3 3 8 9  
 Batting
2B - B Ausmus (9, R Hernandez).
HR - A Everett (8, 5th inning off P Martinez 0 on, 1 Out).
S - A Everett , B Ausmus.
RBI - A Everett (38), B Ausmus 2 (28).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Everett 1, E Bruntlett 1, C Biggio 1, J Vizcaino 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - W Taveras (25, 2nd base off P Martinez/M Piazza), E Bruntlett (3, 2nd base off P Martinez/M Piazza), C Biggio (11, 2nd base off P Martinez/M Piazza).
 
 Fielding
E - M Lamb (5, ground ball).
DP - 1 (A Everett-C Biggio-L Berkman).
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Martinez 8.0 4 2 2 3 8 1 2.76
R. Hernandez (L, 5-4) 0.1 2 1 1 0 0 0 1.80
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
E. Astacio 6.0 4 1 1 3 5 0 7.17
C. Qualls 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 1 3.78
M. Gallo 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.35
D. Wheeler (W, 1-2) 1.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.54
IBB - M Cairo (by E Astacio), M Ensberg (by P Martinez).
Pitches-strikes - P Martinez 117-72; R Hernandez 6-4; E Astacio 101-60; C Qualls 11-9; M Gallo 5-3; D Wheeler 24-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Martinez 3-13; R Hernandez 1-0; E Astacio 4-8; C Qualls 2-0; M Gallo 0-0; D Wheeler 3-2.
Batters faced - P Martinez 32; R Hernandez 3; E Astacio 25; C Qualls 5; M Gallo 1; D Wheeler 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Paul Schrieber. 1B--Andy Fletcher. 2B--Rob Drake. 3B--Bob Davidson.
Time: 2:44.
Attendance: 43,552.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
NEW YORK'S JOSE REYES EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIRST INNING.
NEW YORK'S DAVID WRIGHT EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 15 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE EIGHTH INNING.

Updated on Thursday, Jul 28, 2005 11:10 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Mets
M. Cairo M. Cairo
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Houston
A. Everett A. Everett
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI