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

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Mets 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 3 9 1
Houston 3 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 X 8 11 0
WP: R. Oswalt (8-5)
LP: D. Williams (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: NY Mets
- J. Reyes singled to shortstop
- J. Reyes stole second
- D. Newhan singled to left, J. Reyes to third
- C. Beltran struck out looking
- D. Wright flied out to center
- C. Delgado walked, D. Newhan to second
- J. Valentin struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 1st: Houston
- C. Burke walked
- H. Pence struck out swinging
- L. Berkman grounded out to pitcher, C. Burke to second
- C. Lee intentionally walked
- M. Loretta walked, C. Burke to third, C. Lee to second
- M. Ensberg singled to center, C. Lee and C. Burke scored, M. Loretta to third
- E. Bruntlett singled to right center, M. Loretta scored, M. Ensberg to second
- B. Ausmus popped out to shortstop

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

  Top 2nd: NY Mets
- S. Green lined out to left
- S. Alomar Jr. grounded out to second
- D. Williams struck out looking

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

  Bottom 2nd: Houston
- R. Oswalt struck out looking
- C. Burke singled to left
- H. Pence tripled to deep center, C. Burke scored
- L. Berkman hit sacrifice fly to left, H. Pence scored
- C. Lee flied out to center

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 0, Houston 5

  Top 3rd: NY Mets
- J. Reyes grounded out to second
- D. Newhan flied out to center
- C. Beltran grounded out to first

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

  Bottom 3rd: Houston
- M. Loretta singled to center
- M. Ensberg popped out to shallow right
- E. Bruntlett singled to right, M. Loretta to second
- B. Ausmus grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, E. Bruntlett out at second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 0, Houston 5

  Top 4th: NY Mets
- D. Wright grounded out to third
- C. Delgado grounded out to first
- J. Valentin struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 4th: Houston
- R. Oswalt walked
- C. Burke homered to deep left, R. Oswalt scored
- H. Pence grounded out to pitcher
- L. Berkman doubled to center
- C. Lee doubled to left center, L. Berkman scored
- M. Loretta singled to left center, C. Lee to third
- A. Sele relieved D. Williams
- M. Ensberg flied out to left
- E. Bruntlett grounded out to second

3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 0, Houston 8

  Top 5th: NY Mets
- S. Green grounded out to shortstop
- S. Alomar Jr. flied out to center
- A. Sele grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 0, Houston 8

  Bottom 5th: Houston
- B. Ausmus flied out to right
- R. Oswalt grounded out to second
- C. Burke safe at first on shortstop J. Reyes' throwing error
- H. Pence lined out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
NY Mets 0, Houston 8

  Top 6th: NY Mets
- J. Reyes grounded out to shortstop
- D. Newhan singled to center
- C. Beltran homered to deep right, D. Newhan scored
- D. Wright grounded out to shortstop
- C. Delgado doubled to left
- J. Valentin grounded out to shortstop

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 2, Houston 8

  Bottom 6th: Houston
- L. Berkman walked
- C. Lee struck out looking
- M. Loretta popped out to shallow left
- M. Ensberg flied out to deep center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 2, Houston 8

  Top 7th: NY Mets
- S. Green flied out to center
- S. Alomar Jr. doubled to deep center
- R. Castro hit for A. Sele
- R. Castro grounded out to first, S. Alomar Jr. to third
- J. Reyes singled to center, S. Alomar Jr. scored
- J. Reyes stole second
- D. Newhan struck out looking

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 3, Houston 8

  Bottom 7th: Houston
- S. Schoeneweis relieved A. Sele
- E. Bruntlett flied out to center
- B. Ausmus struck out looking
- L. Scott hit for R. Oswalt
- L. Scott struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 3, Houston 8

  Top 8th: NY Mets
- C. Qualls relieved R. Oswalt
- C. Beltran walked
- D. Wright singled to left, C. Beltran to second
- C. Delgado flied out to deep center, C. Beltran to third
- J. Valentin grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, D. Wright out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 3, Houston 8

  Bottom 8th: Houston
- C. Burke flied out to deep center
- H. Pence doubled to deep left center
- L. Berkman struck out swinging
- C. Lee intentionally walked
- H. Pence to third, C. Lee to first on wild pitch
- M. Loretta flied out to deep left center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 3, Houston 8

  Top 9th: NY Mets
- D. Wheeler relieved C. Qualls
- S. Green popped out to first
- S. Alomar Jr. struck out swinging
- R. Gotay hit for S. Schoeneweis
- R. Gotay doubled to deep right
- J. Reyes struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 3, Houston 8
 
 Top Batters
 NY Mets
C. Beltran C. Beltran
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Houston
C. Burke C. Burke
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI