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Houston Astros 8 New York Mets 3

+ Boxscore: Sat, August 09,1997
1997-08-08 - 1997-08-10
  123 456 789  R H E
Houston Astros (62-55)100 200 005 8113
New York Mets (65-50)010 002 000 340
Date of Game: Sat, August 09,1997
Stadium: Shea Stadium
Attendance: 34,352
Time of Game: 2:40

Feats and Milestones
Jeff Bagwell:2 home runs, 100th career stolen base
Winning Pitcher: Russ Springer (2-3)
Losing Pitcher: Mel Rojas (0-5)

Home Runs: Jeff Bagwell 2 (31), Todd Hundley (24)
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
ATL7444.627--590427163W1
FLO6748.5835.550045743L1
NYN6550.5657.554248854L1
MON5955.51813.0506513-7W1
PHI3975.34233.0445643-198W1
NL Central Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
HOU6255.530--53548055W1
PIT5760.4875.0503554-51L2
SLN5363.4578.54694618L1
CIN4965.43011.5438546-108W1
CHN4770.40215.0487547-60L1
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    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Craig Biggio2b31.2384
    01000.3121334176522
    Derek Bellrf28.2414
    11110.2496947397
    Jeff Bagwell1b29.0744
    32410.2949633110222
    Luis Gonzalezlf29.3415
    02100.2819277558
    Bill Spiers3b31.0655
    01001.3138332287
    Brad Ausmusc28.1174
    11000.25847233210
    Tim Bogarss30.2853
    12110.2543733193
    Chuck Carrcf29.3654
    11101.219478188
    Chris Holtp25.3263
    00002.04328000
    Russ Springerp28.275000000.000149000
    Thomas Howardph32.2410
    00010.2477553191
    James Moutonpr28.223010000.2173943176
    Billy Wagnerp26.015000000.00083000
    Totals36811844.26910097483-
    New York Mets Batting
    NYNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Brian McRaecf29.3484
    10000.242101862814
    Bernard Gilkeylf30.3193
    10001.21384711506
    John Olerud1b29.0044
    01100.289102914700
    Todd Hundleyc28.0744
    11100.28174524682
    Edgardo Alfonzo3b23.2744
    01100.3223287518
    Carlos Baerga2b28.2783
    01000.29010407381
    Todd Prattph30.1811
    00001.3511162110
    Carl Everettrf26.0674
    00000.254310114812
    Rey Ordonezss24.2712
    00000.2352260209
    Bobby Jonesp27.1802
    00000.143114030
    Turk Wendellp30.082000000.000178000
    Butch Huskeyph25.273000000.27525514536
    Matt Francoph27.3551
    00001.3071093141
    Mel Rojasp30.242000000.000440000
    Totals3234303.26711196755-
    Game Stats
    2B: Brad Ausmus (19), John Olerud (25)
    3B: Tim Bogar (3)
    HR: Jeff Bagwell (31), Todd Hundley (24)
    RBI: Jeff Bagwell (102), Derek Bell (39), Tim Bogar (19), Chuck Carr (8), Luis Gonzalez (55), Edgardo Alfonzo (51), Todd Hundley (68), John Olerud (70)
    SB: Jeff Bagwell (22)
    SH: Rey Ordonez (9)
    GDP: Jeff Bagwell (5), Derek Bell (12), Carlos Baerga (7)
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Chris Holt25.326-6.14320113.730.03242824
    Russ Springer28.275W 2-31.20000104.050.003916927
    Billy Wagner26.015-10000102.250.0045830
    Totals9.0432031--
    New York Mets Pitching
    NYNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bobby Jones27.180-67332213.650.0624118118
    Turk Wendell30.082-10001104.130.02531796
    Mel Rojas30.242L 0-524551115.020.08554400
    Totals9.01188442--
    Other Game Information
    HB: Chris Holt (6), Turk Wendell (2)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Chris Holt 0-0-0, Russ Springer 0-0-0, Billy Wagner 0-0-0, Bobby Jones 0-0-0, Turk Wendell 0-0-0, Mel Rojas 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Chris Holt 26, Russ Springer 5, Billy Wagner 3, Bobby Jones 26, Turk Wendell 4, Mel Rojas 11
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Chris Holt 13-7, Russ Springer 2-2, Billy Wagner 0-2, Bobby Jones 10-6, Turk Wendell 1-0, Mel Rojas 1-4

    Umpires: HP: Paul Schrieber 1B: Dana DeMuth 2B: Kerwin Danley 3B: Charlie Reliford


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