Houston 7, 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 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 10 0
Houston 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 4 X 7 9 0
WP: D. Brocail (5-5)
LP: A. Heilman (1-5)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: NY Mets
- D. Wright singled to shallow right center, J. Reyes scored
Bot 1st: Houston
- K. Matsui homered to deep center
Bot 3rd: Houston
- B. Backe homered to deep center
Top 4th: NY Mets
- F. Tatis singled to center, C. Delgado scored, C. Beltran to second
- D. Easley singled to center, C. Beltran scored, F. Tatis to third
Bot 4th: Houston
- C. Lee homered to deep center
Bot 8th: Houston
- M. Loretta homered to deep left, C. Lee, L. Berkman and H. Pence scored
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Reyes ss 4 1 2 0 1 0 0 .305
E. Chavez rf 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 .267
D. Wright 3b 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .290
C. Delgado 1b 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .262
C. Beltran cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .265
F. Tatis lf 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .317
D. Easley 2b 4 0 1 1 0 2 1 .278
B. Schneider c 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .250
P. Martinez p 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .150
    J. Smith p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Reyes ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .302
    A. Heilman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    P. Feliciano p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Anderson ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
 Totals 34 3 10 3 2 7 15  
 Batting
2B - C Delgado (22, B Backe).
S - E Chavez.
RBI - D Wright (84), F Tatis (29), D Easley (30).
2-out RBI - F Tatis, D Easley.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Easley 1, C Delgado 2, P Martinez 2.
GIDP - C Delgado.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - J Reyes (11, 2nd base by B Backe/H Quintero).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (D Wright-D Easley-C Delgado).
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Matsui 2b 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 .282
M. Tejada ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .283
L. Berkman 1b 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .343
C. Lee lf 2 2 1 1 2 0 0 .301
H. Pence rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .273
T. Wigginton 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .264
    W. Wright p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Brocail p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Loretta ph 1 1 1 4 0 0 0 .276
    J. Valverde p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
D. Erstad cf 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .271
H. Quintero c 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .200
B. Backe p 2 1 1 1 0 1 2 .314
    T. Byrdak p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
    C. Sampson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
    G. Blum 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .220
 Totals 31 7 9 7 3 8 9  
 Batting
2B - L Berkman (33, A Heilman).
HR - K Matsui (3, 1st inning off P Martinez 0 on, 0 Out), B Backe (2, 3rd inning off P Martinez 0 on, 0 Out), C Lee (25, 4th inning off P Martinez 0 on, 0 Out), M Loretta (4, 8th inning off A Heilman 3 on, 1 Out).
S - H Quintero.
RBI - K Matsui (24), B Backe (3), C Lee (88), M Loretta 4 (32).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Backe 1.
GIDP - M Tejada.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (L Berkman, H Quintero-M Tejada).
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Martinez 5.0 5 3 3 2 5 3 6.16
J. Smith 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.86
A. Heilman (L, 1-5) 1.1 4 4 4 1 1 1 5.10
P. Feliciano 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.96
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Backe 6.0 10 3 3 2 4 0 4.72
T. Byrdak 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.75
C. Sampson 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.35
W. Wright 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.38
D. Brocail (W, 5-5) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.96
J. Valverde 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.56
IBB - C Lee (by A Heilman).
Pitches-strikes - P Martinez 87-49; J Smith 8-7; A Heilman 27-17; P Feliciano 5-4; B Backe 96-64; T Byrdak 7-6; C Sampson 4-3; W Wright 8-5; D Brocail 10-6; J Valverde 17-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Martinez 8-2; J Smith 0-2; A Heilman 3-0; P Feliciano 1-0; B Backe 8-5; T Byrdak 0-0; C Sampson 1-0; W Wright 0-2; D Brocail 0-1; J Valverde 1-1.
Batters faced - P Martinez 21; J Smith 3; A Heilman 9; P Feliciano 2; B Backe 28; T Byrdak 1; C Sampson 1; W Wright 2; D Brocail 2; J Valverde 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chris Guccione. 1B--Tim Welke. 2B--Chuck Meriwether. 3B--Bill Welke.
Time: 2:54.
Attendance: 41,083.
Weather: INDOORS

Updated on Friday, Aug 1, 2008 11:08 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Mets
C. Delgado Carlos Delgado
2-4
 Houston
M. Loretta Mark Loretta
1-1, 1 HR
4 RBI