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Mets 2, Astros 1
1977 Regular Season Game 125
August 23, 1977
Mets 2, Astros 1
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Reds 11, Mets 4
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National League Standings, August 23, 1977

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Mets Starting Lineup
3b
Randle Lenny
Randle
ss
Flynn Doug
Flynn
lf
Henderson Steve
Henderson
rf
Vail Mike
Vail
1b
Stearns John
Stearns
c
Grote Jerry
Grote
cf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
2b
Foster Leo
Foster
p
Espinosa Nino
Espinosa
August 23, 1977, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

New York Mets 2, Houston Astros 1

Astros ab r hbibbso
Terry Puhl cf 4 1 1 0 0 1
Enos Cabell 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0
Josť Cruz rf 4 0 3 1 0 1
Bob Watson 1b 2 0 0 0 2 1
Art Howe 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1
Wilbur Howard lf 3 0 1 0 0 0
Ed Herrmann c 3 0 2 0 0 0
- Art Gardner pr 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Tom Dixon p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Ken Boswell ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
- Joe Sambito p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rob Sperring ss 4 0 0 0 0 1
Floyd Bannister p 2 0 0 0 0 1
- Joe Ferguson c 1 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Lenny Randle 3b 5 0 3 1 0 0 .303
Doug Flynn ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 .218
Steve Henderson lf 4 1 2 0 0 0 .311
Mike Vail rf 3 0 1 0 1 0 .276
John Stearns 1b-c 4 0 0 0 0 0 .267
Jerry Grote c 2 0 1 0 1 0 .270
- Ed Kranepool ph-1b 1 0 1 1 0 0 .290
Lee Mazzilli cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 .234
Leo Foster 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 .174
Nino Espinosa p 3 0 1 0 0 2 .100
- Skip Lockwood p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston Astros 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 8 1
New York Mets 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 11 0

Houston Astros ip h rer bbso
Floyd Bannister 6.0 6 0 0 2 2
Tom Dixon 2.0 3 1 1 0 1
Joe Sambito (L) 0.1 2 1 1 0 0
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Nino Espinosa 7.2 8 1 1 2 6 3.87
Skip Lockwood (W,3-6) 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 2.96

Errors: Art Howe.
WP: Joe Sambito.
2B: Ed Kranepool (15), Terry Puhl, Ed Herrmann.
SH: Skip Lockwood, Wilbur Howard.
SB: Josť Cruz 2.
CS: Lenny Randle (18), Josť Cruz.








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