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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Astros 48-47L1000 120 000 3100
New York Mets 50-46W1330 012 00x 9111
Date of Game:  Saturday, July 24, 1971
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Ray Busse - 1st career game
  • Cleon Jones - 5 RBis
  • Jon Matlack - 1st career hit

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Roger Metzgerss23.288513000.22797980178
    Joe Morgan2b27.309310020.2619682263320
    Jimmy Wynnrf29.134401012.2187710746369
    Cesar Cedenocf20.149311100.256961866468
    Doug Rader3b26.359401101.250935345373
    Denis Menke1b31.003301010.2489111911313
    Jesus Aloulf29.122402100.308719360233
    Jack Hiattc28.362401001.297434250140
        Denny Lemasterp32.149100001.33327311000
        Jay Schlueterph21.358100001.33366000
        Buddy Harrisp22.231000000.0001012000
        Ray Busseph22.302100000.00011000
        George Culverp28.016000000.16739217020
        Norm Millerph25.169100001.25837395190
        Fred Gladdingp35.026000000.00031374000
    Totals: 34310347.2948156582 

    New York Mets Batting Stats

    Ken Boswell2b25.151232020.262773702222
        Tim Foli2b20.228000000.23065700135
    Wayne Garrett3b23.234533200.6001239020
    Tommie Ageecf28.349310020.29270861113418
        Don Hahncf22.250000000.24859145052
    Cleon Joneslf28.354403510.308808029446
        Ken Singletonlf24.044000000.242591285200
    Ed Kranepool1b26.258511100.2737310039350
    Dave Marshallrf28.191500001.243623413173
    Duffy Dyerc25.343300011.263291181120
    Ted Martinezss23.227200100.2441216043
    Jon Matlackp21.186212000.33333000
        Tug McGrawp26.328200001.18234189010
    Totals: 33911963.3336244285 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Cleon Jones 2 (15), Ed Kranepool (16), Denis Menke (15)
    RBIs:  Jesus Alou (23), Cesar Cedeno (46), Wayne Garrett 2 (2), Cleon Jones 5 (44), Ed Kranepool (35), Ted Martinez (4), Doug Rader (37)
    SB:  Ken Boswell (2)
    CS: Cesar Cedeno (5)
    SH:  Ken Boswell (2)
    SF:  Cesar Cedeno (4), Ted Martinez (1)
    GDP:  Doug Rader (7)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Bill Greif  (L 0-1)21.09002332007.502.1700022
    Denny Lemaster32.14945331002.131.1300027323
    Buddy Harris22.23111111007.201.530001012
    George Culver28.01623221302.411.2700039214
    Fred Gladding35.02610001001.501.4200031374
    Pitching Totals:81199630 000109925

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Jon Matlack21.1864.26324504.501.2800033
    Tug McGraw  (W 7-3)26.3284.14000201.991.0700034189
    Pitching Totals:91032470 00037192

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Jon Matlack; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bill Greif 0-0-0;  Denny Lemaster 0-0-0;  Buddy Harris 0-0-0;  George Culver 0-0-0;  Fred Gladding 0-0-0;  Jon Matlack 0-0-0;  Tug McGraw 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Bill Greif 4;  Denny Lemaster 18;  Buddy Harris 5;  George Culver 11;  Fred Gladding 4;  Jon Matlack 23;  Tug McGraw 16; 
    Time of Game:  2:42    Attendance:  24,368
    Umpires:   Home:   Mel Steiner  1B  Satch Davidson  2B  Shag Crawford  3B  Stan Landes 

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