Houston 4, NY Mets 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(59-60)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Mets 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 8 0
Houston 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 X 4 9 0
WP: M. Melancon (1-0) S: W. Lopez (1)
LP: J. Santana (10-7)
(52-66)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: NY Mets
- F. Martinez singled to shallow right center, J. Reyes scored
Bot 1st: Houston
- H. Pence homered to left, M. Bourn and A. Sanchez scored
Top 2nd: NY Mets
- J. Reyes grounded out to shortstop, J. Thole scored, J. Santana to third
Top 8th: NY Mets
- D. Wright homered to deep left
Bot 8th: Houston
- H. Pence homered to left
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Reyes ss 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 1 1 .281
F. Martinez lf 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 .176
    L. Castillo 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240
D. Wright 3b 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 2 .291
C. Beltran cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .235
I. Davis 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .243
J. Francoeur rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 .234
J. Thole c 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .309
R. Tejada 2b 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .177
    A. Pagan ph-lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .298
J. Santana p 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .161
    C. Carter ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267
 Totals 33 3 8 3 1 4 6 1 12  
 Batting
2B - J Santana (3, N Figueroa).
HR - D Wright (18, 8th inning off M Melancon 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Reyes (44), F Martinez (2), D Wright (78).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Reyes 1, F Martinez 1, D Wright 1, J Francoeur 1.
GIDP - I Davis.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - J Reyes (24, 2nd base off N Figueroa/J Castro).
CS - F Martinez (1, 2nd base by N Figueroa/J Castro).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - C Beltran.
DP - 1 (I Davis-J Reyes).
 Houston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
M. Bourn cf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .251
A. Sanchez ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .289
H. Pence rf 4 2 2 4 2 0 1 0 1 .287
C. Lee lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .247
C. Johnson 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .357
B. Wallace 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .256
G. Blum 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .266
J. Castro c 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .195
N. Figueroa p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333
    J. Fulchino p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Michaels ph 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .254
    M. Melancon p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    W. Lopez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 31 4 9 4 2 1 7 0 10  
 Batting
2B - C Lee (22, J Santana); G Blum (8, J Santana); J Castro (2, J Santana).
HR - H Pence 2 (18, 1st inning off J Santana 2 on, 0 Out, 8th inning off J Santana 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - H Pence 4 (66).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Blum 1, N Figueroa 1.
GIDP - M Bourn.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
PB - J Castro.
DP - 1 (M Melancon-A Sanchez-B Wallace).
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Santana (L, 10-7) 8.0 9 4 4 1 7 2 1.21 2.97  
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
N. Figueroa 5.0 4 2 1 3 4 0 1.11 3.19  
J. Fulchino (H, 3) 2.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 1.63 5.80  
M. Melancon (W, 1-0; BS, 1) 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 1.00 4.50  
W. Lopez (S, 1) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.10 3.06  
Pitches-strikes - J Santana 103-71; N Figueroa 90-53; J Fulchino 24-14; M Melancon 16-9; W Lopez 10-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Santana 10-9; N Figueroa 8-5; J Fulchino 0-4; M Melancon 3-1; W Lopez 2-2.
Batters faced - J Santana 32; N Figueroa 21; J Fulchino 8; M Melancon 4; W Lopez 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Rob Drake. 1B--Joe West. 2B--Angel Hernandez. 3B--Dan Bellino.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 18, 2010 3:32 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Mets
J. Reyes Jose Reyes
2-4
1 RBI
 Houston
H. Pence Hunter Pence
2-4, 2 HR
4 RBI