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1997 Regular Season Game 115
August 9, 1997
Astros 8, Mets 3
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Astros 11, Mets 8
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National League Standings, August 9, 1997

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Mets Starting Lineup
cf
McRae Brian
McRae
lf
Gilkey Bernard
Gilkey
1b
Olerud John
Olerud
c
Hundley Todd
Hundley
3b
Alfonzo Edgardo
Alfonzo
2b
Baerga Carlos
Baerga
rf
Everett Carl
Everett
ss
Ordˇ˝ez Rey
Ordˇ˝ez
p
Jones Bobby
Jones
August 9, 1997, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

Houston Astros 8, New York Mets 3

Astros ab r hbibbso
Craig Biggio 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0
Derek Bell rf 4 1 1 1 1 0
Jeff Bagwell 1b 4 3 2 4 1 0
Luis Gonzalez lf 5 0 2 1 0 0
Bill Spiers 3b 5 0 1 0 0 1
Brad Ausmus c 4 1 1 0 0 0
Tim Bogar ss 3 1 2 1 1 0
Chuck Carr cf 4 1 1 1 0 1
Chris Holt p 3 0 0 0 0 2
- Russ Springer p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Thomas Howard ph 0 0 0 0 1 0
- James Mouton pr 0 1 0 0 0 0
- Billy Wagner p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Brian McRae cf 4 1 0 0 0 0 .375
Bernard Gilkey lf 3 1 0 0 0 1 .213
John Olerud 1b 4 0 1 1 0 0 .289
Todd Hundley c 4 1 1 1 0 0 .281
Edgardo Alfonzo 3b 4 0 1 1 0 0 .322
Carlos Baerga 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0 .290
- Todd Pratt ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .351
Carl Everett rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 .254
Rey Ordˇ˝ez ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 .235
Bobby Jones p 2 0 0 0 0 0 .143
- Turk Wendell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Butch Huskey ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 .275
- Matt Franco ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .307
- Mel Rojas p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

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

Houston Astros ip h rer bbso
Chris Holt 6.1 4 3 2 0 1
Russ Springer (W) 1.2 0 0 0 0 1
Billy Wagner 1.0 0 0 0 0 1
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Bobby Jones 6.0 7 3 3 2 2 3.65
Turk Wendell 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0.00
Mel Rojas (L,0-1) 2.0 4 5 5 1 1 22.50

Errors: Craig Biggio.
2B: John Olerud (25), Brad Ausmus.
3B: Tim Bogar.
HR: Todd Hundley (24), Jeff Bagwell 2.
HBP: Bernard Gilkey, Craig Biggio.
SH: Rey Ordˇ˝ez.
SB: Jeff Bagwell.








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