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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Astros 57-75W2301 000 000 441
New York Mets 43-91L3200 000 001 370
Date of Game:  Tuesday, August 31, 1965
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Frank Thomas - 2 home runs
  • Robin Roberts - 2000th career strikeout

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Eddie Kaskoss33.065301010.23747991190
    Joe Morgan2b21.347410000.280129147143617
    Jimmy Wynncf23.172210012.281126263186529
    Frank Thomas1b36.081422401.2275715394150
        Jim Gentile1b31.089000000.24310283614460
    Bob Aspromonte3b27.073401000.2771216325482
    Joe Gaineslf28.282300000.233873386313
    Rusty Staubrf21.152400000.2541013408462
    Ron Brandc25.231200010.237971422329
    Robin Robertsp38.335300000.14925547070
        Jim Owensp31.227000000.12545216000
    Totals: 2944433.1389375991 

    New York Mets Batting Stats

    Ron Hunt2b24.189511000.24230300040
    Johnny Lewiscf26.021401000.24812316314403
    Ed Kranepool1b20.296211020.2681233318490
    Charley Smith3b27.350401101.26010944516572
    John Stephensonc24.140400001.2114481070
    Ron Swobodalf21.062411000.23411411419472
    Joe Christopherrf29.262402001.2531215965354
    Roy McMillanss36.045300001.24913319161341
        Darrell Sutherlandp23.290200000.111715000
        Gary Kolbph25.171100001.18046172163
        Dave Eilersp28.271000000.000814000
        Chuck Hillerph30.334100100.238905126201
    Totals: 3437225.2069484659 

    Game Stats


    HR:  Frank Thomas 2 (4)
    RBIs:  Chuck Hiller (20), Charley Smith (57), Frank Thomas 4 (15)
    SB:  Ron Brand (9)
    SH:  Joe Gaines (3), Roy McMillan (16)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Robin Roberts  (W 9-7)38.3358.17322502.881.1200025553
    Jim Owens  (Sv 8)31.2270.20000003.041.2200045230
    Pitching Totals:9732250 00070783

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Larry Miller  (L 1-4)28.0730.12332015.051.600002844
    Darrell Sutherland23.2906.22111213.101.03000717
    Dave Eilers28.27120000104.001.22000814
    Pitching Totals:9444332 0004375

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Robin Roberts; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Robin Roberts 0-0-0;  Jim Owens 0-0-0;  Larry Miller 0-0-0;  Darrell Sutherland 0-0-0;  Dave Eilers 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Robin Roberts 35;  Jim Owens 2;  Larry Miller 5;  Darrell Sutherland 23;  Dave Eilers 6; 
    Time of Game:  2:04    Attendance:  0
    Umpires:   Home:   Paul Pryor  1B  Bill Jackowski  2B  Ed Vargo  3B  Chris Pelekoudas 

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