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1966 Regular Season Game 89
July 18, 1966
Mets 4, Astros 1
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National League Standings, July 18, 1966

Box Score Game Memories Scorecard Mets Stats
Thru This Game

Mets Starting Lineup
2b
Hiller Chuck
Hiller
3b
Bressoud Ed
Bressoud
lf
Swoboda Ron
Swoboda
c
Taylor Hawk
Taylor
cf
Murphy Billy
Murphy
1b
Kranepool Ed
Kranepool
ss
McMillan Roy
McMillan
rf
Luplow Al
Luplow
p
Hepler Bill
Hepler
July 18, 1966, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

New York Mets 4, Houston Astros 1

Astros ab r hbibbso
Ron Brand c 4 0 0 0 0 1
Sonny Jackson ss 4 1 1 0 0 0
Jim Wynn cf 3 0 1 1 1 1
Dave Nicholson rf 4 0 1 0 0 1
Felix Mantilla 2b 2 0 0 0 2 0
Bob Aspromonte 3b 3 0 0 0 1 0
Rusty Staub lf 3 0 1 0 1 0
Chuck Harrison 1b 3 0 0 0 1 1
Mike Cuellar p 3 0 0 0 0 1
- Jim Owens p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Lee Maye ph 1 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Chuck Hiller 2b 4 1 2 0 0 1 .361
Ed Bressoud 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 .216
Ron Swoboda lf 3 1 0 0 1 1 .198
Hawk Taylor c 4 0 0 0 0 2 .187
Billy Murphy cf 4 1 1 1 0 2 .215
Ed Kranepool 1b 3 1 1 0 1 0 .237
Roy McMillan ss 3 0 3 2 1 0 .212
Al Luplow rf 3 0 1 0 1 2 .234
Bill Hepler p 2 0 0 0 0 0 .125
- Ken Boyer ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .269
- Jack Hamilton p 1 0 0 0 0 0 .097

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

Houston Astros ip h rer bbso
Mike Cuellar (L) 7.2 7 4 3 3 10
Jim Owens 0.1 1 0 0 1 0
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Bill Hepler 7.0 4 1 1 5 2 3.63
Jack Hamilton (W,5-9) 2.0 0 0 0 1 3 3.69

Errors: Ed Bressoud (4), Ron Brand.
WP: Mike Cuellar.
2B: Ed Kranepool (10).
Intentional Walks: Ron Swoboda, Al Luplow.
SH: Ed Bressoud.
CS: Jim Wynn.








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