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Mets 4, Astros 2
1974 Regular Season Game 127
August 28, 1974
Astros 3, Mets 2
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August 29, 1974
Mets 7, Astros 0
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National League Standings, August 28, 1974

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Gosger Jim
Gosger
2b
Millan Felix
Millan
1b
Kranepool Ed
Kranepool
rf
Staub Rusty
Staub
3b
Garrett Wayne
Garrett
lf
Ayala Benny
Ayala
c
Hodges Ron
Hodges
ss
Martinez Ted
Martinez
p
Matlack Jon
Matlack
August 28, 1974, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

Houston Astros 3, New York Mets 2

Astros ab r hbibbso
Greg Gross rf 5 0 1 0 0 2
Roger Metzger ss 5 0 1 1 0 0
Cesar Cedeņo cf 2 1 0 0 0 0
- Wilbur Howard cf 2 0 0 0 0 1
Bob Watson lf-1b 4 0 2 1 0 0
Lee May 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2
- Bob Gallagher pr-lf 0 0 0 0 0 0
Doug Rader 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0
Milt May c 4 0 0 0 0 0
Larry Milbourne 2b 4 1 1 0 0 1
Larry Dierker p 2 0 0 0 0 1
- Mike Cosgrove p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Ken Forsch p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Ramon de los Santos p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Cliff Johnson ph 1 1 1 1 0 0
- Fred Scherman p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Jim York p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Jim Gosger cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 .097
- Bud Harrelson ph-ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 .223
Felix Millan 2b 5 0 2 0 0 0 .262
Ed Kranepool 1b 5 0 1 0 0 0 .301
Rusty Staub rf 5 1 2 1 0 0 .275
Wayne Garrett 3b 3 0 1 0 2 0 .221
Benny Ayala lf 4 1 2 0 1 1 .429
Ron Hodges c 2 0 0 0 1 0 .245
- Duffy Dyer ph-c 2 0 1 0 0 1 .154
Ted Martinez ss-cf 3 0 0 1 0 1 .216
Jon Matlack p 2 0 0 0 0 0 .079
- Ken Boswell ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .227
- Bob Miller p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111
- George Theodore ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 .159
- Jerry Cram p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
Houston Astros 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 8 0
New York Mets 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 9 3

Houston Astros ip h rer bbso
Larry Dierker 8.0 4 1 1 3 2
Mike Cosgrove 0.1 1 1 1 0 0
Ken Forsch 0.1 1 0 0 1 0
Ramon de los Santos (W) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0
Fred Scherman 0.2 3 0 0 0 0
Jim York (Save) 0.1 0 0 0 1 1
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Jon Matlack 8.0 5 2 1 0 7 2.59
Bob Miller 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 3.42
Jerry Cram (L,0-1) 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 1.50

Errors: Felix Millan (11).
2B: Greg Gross, Bob Watson.
HR: Rusty Staub (16), Cliff Johnson.
SH: Larry Dierker.
SF: Ted Martinez.
SB: Cesar Cedeņo.








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