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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Mets 64-59W1000 000 074 11161
Houston Astros 73-55L1202 101 200 892
Date of Game:  Saturday, September 02, 1972
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones
  • Ken Boswell - 4 hits

  • New York Mets Batting Stats

    Tommie Ageecf-rf30.024410110.2419499812436
    Ken Boswell2b26.191524300.189774868222
    John Milnerrf22.248422000.2469410313291
        Willie Mayscf41.119000000.2508328308224
    Ed Kranepool1b27.298412010.2569111438271
    Cleon Joneslf30.029522300.260789364391
    Wayne Garrett3b24.274502300.217823762213
    Duffy Dyerc27.018512002.239722207260
    Bud Harrelsonss28.088512000.2029482911910
    Brent Stromp23.323100000.00044000
        Ray Sadeckip31.250000000.20024414010
        Lute Barnesph25.127100000.2461717030
        Bob Rauchp23.078000000.0001111000
        Dave Marshallph29.231110010.256554344112
        Jerry Koosmanp28.254000000.08128156010
        Tug McGrawp28.003000010.14339245000
    Totals: 4011161042.4009439202 

    Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Roger Metzgerss24.328512000.22012827412920
    Cesar Cedenocf21.189411211.339114359217047
    Jimmy Wynnrf30.174220031.2681201237217415
    Lee May1b29.163511202.28412388328842
    Bob Watsonlf26.145501200.31012441612741
    Doug Rader3b28.034411001.24612770019815
    Tommy Helms2b31.120312100.2781159655503
    Larry Howardc27.088400002.20738881100
    Don Wilsonp27.202311001.10324180020
        Fred Gladdingp36.066000000.00034424020
        Jim Rayp27.275100001.06746219000
        Tom Griffinp24.193000000.2613188120
        George Culverp29.056000000.16738273010
    Totals: 3689749.25010626106 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Cesar Cedeno (33), Tommy Helms (17), Cleon Jones (11)
    HR:  Ken Boswell (8), Lee May (28)
    RBIs:  Tommie Agee (43), Ken Boswell 3 (22), Cesar Cedeno 2 (70), Wayne Garrett 3 (21), Tommy Helms (50), Cleon Jones 3 (39), Lee May 2 (84), Bob Watson 2 (74)
    SH:  John Milner (5)
    SF:  Tommie Agee (3)
    GDP:  Cleon Jones (8), John Milner (6)

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Brent Strom23.32324442016.161.4700044
    Ray Sadecki31.25031100202.891.3400024407
    Bob Rauch23.07823332405.542.150001111
    Jerry Koosman28.2540.21000104.321.2400029161
    Tug McGraw  (W 5-5)28.0031.10000201.761.0500039245
    Pitching Totals:9987491 000107828

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Don Wilson27.2027.17441112.951.1600026185
    Fred Gladding36.06603330002.931.0000034424
    Jim Ray  (L 10-8)27.2750.23221003.801.2800046221
    Tom Griffin24.1930.23212103.081.320003195
    George Culver29.0560.10000002.931.1400038270
    Pitching Totals:9161110421 0001751195

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Bob Rauch 2;  Tom Griffin; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Brent Strom 0-0-0;  Ray Sadecki 0-0-0;  Bob Rauch 0-0-0;  Jerry Koosman 0-0-0;  Tug McGraw 0-0-0;  Don Wilson 0-0-0;  Fred Gladding 0-0-0;  Jim Ray 0-0-0;  Tom Griffin 0-0-0;  George Culver 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Brent Strom 12;  Ray Sadecki 10;  Bob Rauch 11;  Jerry Koosman 4;  Tug McGraw 4;  Don Wilson 29;  Fred Gladding 3;  Jim Ray 6;  Tom Griffin 7;  George Culver 1; 
    Time of Game:  2:57    Attendance:  19,691
    Umpires:   Home:   Andy Olsen  1B  Tom Gorman  2B  Chris Pelekoudas  3B  Nick Colosi 

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