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May 16, 1975
Mets 10, Astros 2
1975 Regular Season Game 29
May 17, 1975
Mets 6, Astros 4
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May 18, 1975
Astros 12, Mets 7
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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Clines Gene
Clines
2b
Millan Felix
Millan
rf
Staub Rusty
Staub
1b
Torre Joe
Torre
lf
Kingman Dave
Kingman
3b
Garrett Wayne
Garrett
c
Grote Jerry
Grote
ss
Harrelson Bud
Harrelson
p
Matlack Jon
Matlack
May 17, 1975, Astrodome, Houston, TX

New York Mets 6, Houston Astros 4

Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Gene Clines cf-lf 5 0 1 0 0 0 .125
Felix Millan 2b 4 1 0 0 0 1 .223
Rusty Staub rf 4 1 2 2 0 0 .310
Joe Torre 1b 4 0 1 1 1 0 .197
Dave Kingman lf 2 0 0 0 1 1 .219
- Del Unser ph-cf 2 1 0 0 0 0 .327
Wayne Garrett 3b 4 1 2 1 0 0 .298
Jerry Grote c 4 0 1 0 0 0 .280
Bud Harrelson ss 2 1 1 0 1 1 .213
- Mike Phillips ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 .400
Jon Matlack p 2 0 0 0 0 1 .143
- Jesus Alou ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 .316
- Rick Baldwin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
- Harry Parker p 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
Astros ab r hbibbso
Greg Gross lf 3 1 2 1 1 0
- Ken Forsch p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Milt May ph 1 0 1 0 0 0
- Wilbur Howard pr 0 0 0 0 0 0
Roger Metzger ss 3 1 1 0 1 0
Cesar Cedeño cf 4 1 2 1 0 1
Bob Watson 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0
Cliff Johnson c 4 0 1 1 0 1
Enos Cabell rf-lf 4 1 1 0 0 0
Doug Rader 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1
Rob Andrews 2b 2 0 0 0 0 0
- Ken Boswell ph-2b 1 0 0 0 1 0
Dave Roberts p 2 0 0 0 0 1
- Joe Niekro p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- José Cruz ph-rf 2 0 0 0 0 1

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

New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Jon Matlack (W,4-3) 6.0 5 3 2 1 4 4.32
Rick Baldwin 0.2 2 1 1 2 0 4.08
Harry Parker (Save,1) 2.1 1 0 0 0 1 3.14
Houston Astros ip h rer bbso
Dave Roberts (L) 6.1 7 5 5 3 4
Joe Niekro 0.2 2 1 1 0 0
Ken Forsch 2.0 0 0 0 1 0

Errors: Joe Torre (3).
PB: Cliff Johnson.
WP: Dave Roberts.
2B: Wayne Garrett (2), Gene Clines (1).
HBP: Rusty Staub, Felix Millan.
SH: Roger Metzger.
SB: Wayne Garrett (1), Del Unser (1).


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