Game Information
Score of Game
Houston Astros 5 New York Mets 4
Game Date
Start Time
Day
Innings
9
DH Used
Yes
Ballpark
Attendance
8,997
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Art Howe (HOU)
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
Umpires
NYN Record
16-11 -- NL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 2 / 2 / 4
NYN Streak
Loss 1
HOU Record
13-13 -- NL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 3 / 5 / 13
HOU Streak
Win 1
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1NYN1Willie Randolph2BRHOUMark PortugalRGroundout0---3-1BBCBXGrounded out to Third Base [Casey Candaele]10-0---
    1NYN2Dick SchofieldSSRHOUMark PortugalRPopout1---0-1FXPopped out to Catcher [Scott Servais]20-0---
    1NYN3Dave Magadan3BLHOUMark PortugalRGroundout2---1-0BXGrounded out to Pitcher [Mark Portugal]30-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1HOU1Craig Biggio2BRNYNSid FernandezLHome Run0---0-0XHome Run on fly ball to ... Craig Biggio Scored40-0---
    1HOU2Steve FinleyCFLNYNSid FernandezLSingle0---1-2CBFXInfield Single to51-0---
    1HOU3Jeff Bagwell1BRNYNSid FernandezLPopout01--0-1CXPopped out to Pitcher [Sid Fernandez]61-0---
    1HOU4Pete IncavigliaRFRNYNSid FernandezLStrikeout11--1-2FBFSStrikeout Swinging71-0---
    1HOU5Chris JonesLFRNYNSid FernandezLStolen Base21--2-1FBB>SSteve Finley Stole 2B [Sid Fernandez/Mackey Sasser]81-0Non-Batter Event
    1HOU5Chris JonesLFRNYNSid FernandezLStrikeout2-2-3-2FBBS.BSStrikeout Swinging91-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2NYN4Bobby BonillaRFLHOUMark PortugalRWalk0---3-2BFFBBFBWalked100-1---
    2NYN5Eddie Murray1BLHOUMark PortugalRFlyout01--0-0XFlied out to Left Field [Chris Jones]110-1---
    2NYN6Howard JohnsonCFLHOUMark PortugalRStrikeout11--2-2BBFC1SStrikeout Swinging120-1---
    2NYN7Mackey SasserCLHOUMark PortugalRFlyout21--0-01XFlied out to Right Field [Pete Incaviglia]130-1---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2HOU6Casey Candaele3BRNYNSid FernandezLFlyout0---2-2BCBSXFlied out to Left Field [Daryl Boston]141-0---
    2HOU7Scott ServaisCRNYNSid FernandezLPopout1---0-1CXPopped out to Second Base [Willie Randolph]151-0---
    2HOU8Rafael RamirezSSRNYNSid FernandezLPopout2---0-0XPopped out to First Base [Eddie Murray]161-0---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3NYN8Daryl BostonLFLHOUMark PortugalRGroundout0---0-1CXGrounded out to Second Base [Craig Biggio]170-1---
    3NYN9Sid FernandezPLHOUMark PortugalRSingle1---1-0BXInfield Single to180-1---
    3NYN1Willie Randolph2BRHOUMark PortugalRFlyout11--2-1CBBXFlied out to Right Field [Pete Incaviglia]190-1---
    3NYN2Dick SchofieldSSRHOUMark PortugalRStrikeout21--0-2CSSStrikeout Swinging200-1---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3HOU9Mark PortugalPRNYNSid FernandezLPopout0---0-1FXPopped out to First Base [Eddie Murray]211-0---
    3HOU1Craig Biggio2BRNYNSid FernandezLLineout1---0-1CXLined out to Third Base [Dave Magadan]221-0---
    3HOU2Steve FinleyCFLNYNSid FernandezLFlyout2---2-1BBCXFlied out to Center Field [Howard Johnson]231-0---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4NYN3Dave Magadan3BLHOUMark PortugalRWalk0---3-1CBBBBWalked240-1---
    4NYN4Bobby BonillaRFLHOUMark PortugalRPopout01--0-0XPopped out to Third Base [Casey Candaele]250-1---
    4NYN5Eddie Murray1BLHOUMark PortugalRWalk11--3-2BCFBFBBWalked ... Dave Magadan advanced to second260-1---
    4NYN6Howard JohnsonCFLHOUMark PortugalRStrikeout112-2-2SBSBFSStrikeout Swinging270-1---
    4NYN7Mackey SasserCLHOUMark PortugalRGroundout212-1-0BXGrounded out to Second Base [Craig Biggio]280-1---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4HOU3Jeff Bagwell1BRNYNSid FernandezLFlyout0---0-0XFlied out to Center Field [Howard Johnson]291-0---
    4HOU4Pete IncavigliaRFRNYNSid FernandezLStrikeout1---0-2FCFCStrikeout Looking301-0---
    4HOU5Chris JonesLFRNYNSid FernandezLStrikeout2---1-2CSFFBCStrikeout Looking311-0---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5NYN8Daryl BostonLFLHOUMark PortugalRGroundout0---2-1CBBXGrounded out to Second Base [Craig Biggio]320-1---
    5NYN9Sid FernandezPLHOUMark PortugalRStrikeout1---1-2SBSSStrikeout Swinging330-1---
    5NYN1Willie Randolph2BRHOUMark PortugalRGroundout2---2-1CBBXGrounded out to Shortstop [Rafael Ramirez]340-1---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5HOU6Casey Candaele3BRNYNSid FernandezLFlyout0---0-0XFlied out to Center Field [Howard Johnson]351-0---
    5HOU7Scott ServaisCRNYNSid FernandezLSingle1---0-2CCXInfield Single to361-0---
    5HOU8Rafael RamirezSSRNYNSid FernandezLFlyout11--0-2CFXFlied out to Left Field [Daryl Boston]371-0---
    5HOU9Mark PortugalPRNYNSid FernandezLPopout21--1-2BCFXPopped out to Catcher [Mackey Sasser]381-0---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6NYN2Dick SchofieldSSRHOUMark PortugalRPopout0---1-0BXPopped out to Shortstop [Rafael Ramirez]390-1---
    6NYN3Dave Magadan3BLHOUMark PortugalRStrikeout1---1-2BCCSStrikeout Swinging400-1---
    6NYN4Bobby BonillaRFLHOUMark PortugalRDouble2---2-2BSBFXDoubled on ground ball to First Base410-1---
    6NYN5Eddie Murray1BLHOUMark PortugalRFlyout2-2-2-1BCBXFlied out to Center Field [Steve Finley]420-1---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6HOU1Craig Biggio2BRNYNSid FernandezLPopout0---2-1BBCXPopped out to Second Base [Willie Randolph]431-0---
    6HOU2Steve FinleyCFLNYNSid FernandezLFlyout1---2-2CBSBXFlied out to Right Field [Bobby Bonilla]441-0---
    6HOU3Jeff Bagwell1BRNYNSid FernandezLPopout2---0-1CXPopped out to Second Base [Willie Randolph]451-0---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7NYN6Howard JohnsonCFLHOUMark PortugalRStrikeout0---2-2CBBCFSStrikeout Swinging460-1---
    7NYN7Mackey SasserCLHOUMark PortugalRStrikeout1---0-2SFSStrikeout Swinging470-1---
    7NYN8Daryl BostonLFLHOUMark PortugalRWalk2---3-1BBFBBWalked480-1---
    7NYN9Chris DonnelsPHLHOUMark PortugalRGroundout21--3-2.BBBC1CXGrounded out to First Base [Jeff Bagwell]490-1---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7HOU4Pete IncavigliaRFRNYNWally WhitehurstRSingle0---0-0..XSingled on ground ball to Center Field501-0---
    7HOU5Chris JonesLFRNYNWally WhitehurstRFIelders Choice01--0-21LLXReached on Fielder's Choice ... Pete Incaviglia advanced to third511-0---
    7HOU6Casey Candaele3BLNYNWally WhitehurstRFIelders Choice01-32-0BBXReached on Fielder's Choice ... Chris Jones advanced to second; Pete Incaviglia thrown out at home521-0---
    7HOU7Benny DistefanoPHLNYNWally WhitehurstRStrikeout112-2-2.BFSBCStrikeout Looking531-0---
    7HOU8Rafael RamirezSSRNYNWally WhitehurstRSingle212-1-2CBFXInfield Single to Third Base ... Casey Candaele advanced to second ... Chris Jones advanced to third541-0---
    7HOU9Eric AnthonyPHLNYNWally WhitehurstRSingle21232-2.BBCFFXSingled on line drive to Right Field ... Casey Candaele Scored ... Chris Jones Scored ... Rafael Ramirez advanced to third551-0---
    7HOU1Craig Biggio2BRNYNJeff InnisRStolen Base21-31-2..BF1S1>BEric Anthony Stole 2B [Jeff Innis/Mackey Sasser]563-0Non-Batter Event
    7HOU1Craig Biggio2BRNYNJeff InnisRReached on Error2-232-2..BF1S1B.FXReached on Error by Second Base [Willie Randolph] ... Eric Anthony Scored ... Rafael Ramirez Scored573-0---
    7HOU2Steve FinleyCFLNYNJeff InnisRSingle21--1-1F1BXSingled on ground ball to Left Field ... Craig Biggio advanced to second585-0---
    7HOU3Jeff Bagwell1BRNYNJeff InnisRFlyout212-0-2CFXFlied out to Right Field [Bobby Bonilla]595-0---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8NYN1Willie Randolph2BRHOUJoe BoeverRReached on Error0---0-1....FXReached on Error by Shortstop [Rafael Ramirez]600-5---
    8NYN2Dick SchofieldSSRHOUJoe BoeverRWalk01--3-2BBC1FBBWalked ... Willie Randolph advanced to second610-5---
    8NYN3Dave Magadan3BLHOUJoe BoeverRWalk012-3-0BBBBWalked ... Dick Schofield advanced to second ... Willie Randolph advanced to third620-5---
    8NYN4Bobby BonillaRFRHOUAl OsunaLPopout01230-0..XPopped out to Second Base [Craig Biggio]630-5---
    8NYN5Eddie Murray1BRHOUAl OsunaLFlyout11230-1SXSacrifice Fly to Left Field [Chris Jones]; ... Willie Randolph Scored ... Dick Schofield advanced to third640-5---
    8NYN6Howard JohnsonCFRHOUAl OsunaLHome Run21-31-1BCXHome Run on fly ball to ... Dave Magadan Scored ... Dick Schofield Scored ... Howard Johnson Scored651-5---
    8NYN7Bill PecotaPHRHOUDoug JonesRGroundout2---2-2...CSBBFFFXGrounded out to Third Base [Casey Candaele]664-5---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8HOU4Pete IncavigliaRFRNYNJeff InnisRSingle0---3-2.BBCSBFFXSingled on line drive to Right Field675-4---
    8HOU5Chris JonesLFRNYNJeff InnisRGroundout01--1-21LPL1XGrounded out to Second Base [Willie Randolph]. Double Play ... Pete Incaviglia out at 2b.685-4---
    8HOU6Casey Candaele3BLNYNJeff InnisRDouble2---0-1FXDoubled (Ground Rule) on fly ball to695-4---
    8HOU7Benny Distefano1BLNYNJeff InnisRIntentional Walk2-2-3-0IIIIWalked Intentionally705-4---
    8HOU8Rafael RamirezSSRNYNJeff InnisRGroundout212-1-2SBF>FXGrounded out to Second Base [Willie Randolph] ... Benny Distefano forced out at second base715-4---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9NYN8Daryl BostonLFLHOUDoug JonesRFlyout0---1-2CCBXFlied out to Right Field [Pete Incaviglia]724-5---
    9NYN9Junior NoboaPHRHOUDoug JonesRStrikeout1---0-2.CSSStrikeout Swinging734-5---
    9NYN1Willie Randolph2BRHOUDoug JonesRSingle2---1-0BXInfield Single to744-5---
    9NYN2Dick SchofieldSSRHOUDoug JonesRGroundout21--0-1.CXGrounded out to Second Base [Craig Biggio]754-5---
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