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New York Mets 6, Houston Astros 5

New York Mets 6, Houston Astros 5

Day

League Championship Series Game Played on Saturday, October 11, 1986 (D) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    2  2  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   5  8  1
NY  N    0  0  0    0  0  4    0  0  2  -   6 10  1
BATTING
Houston Astros        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b               4   2   2   2       1   0       1   1
Hatcher cf             3   1   2   0       1   0       3   0
Walling 3b             5   1   1   2       0   2       0   2
Davis 1b               3   0   1   0       0   1       9   0
Bass rf                3   0   0   0       1   1       4   0
Cruz lf                3   0   1   1       1   2       2   0
Ashby c                4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Reynolds ss            2   1   1   0       1   1       2   3
  Lopes ph             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kerfeld p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Smith p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Knepper p              3   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Thon ss              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                32   5   8   5       5   8      25   8
FIELDING - 
E: Reynolds (2).
PB: Ashby 2 (2).
BATTING - 
HR: Doran (1,2nd inning off Darling 1 on, 2 out).
SH: Hatcher (1,off Aguilera).
HBP: Davis (1,by Darling).
Team LOB: 7.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Hatcher 2 (3,2nd base off Darling/Carter 2); Bass (2,2nd base off Darling/Carter).
CS: Doran (1,2nd base by Orosco/Carter).
New York Mets         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wilson cf,lf           4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Mitchell lf            4   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
  Orosco p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hernandez 1b           4   1   2   0       0   0      11   2
Carter c               4   1   0   0       0   0       8   1
Strawberry rf          4   1   2   3       0   2       1   0
Knight 3b              4   0   1   0       0   0       0   3
Teufel 2b              3   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
  Backman 2b           1   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
Santana ss             3   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
  Heep ph              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Darling p              1   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Mazzilli ph          1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Aguilera p           0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dykstra ph,cf        2   1   1   2       0   1       0   0
Totals                36   6  10   5       0   4      27  16
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: Knight (1).
BATTING - 
HR: Strawberry (1,6th inning off Knepper 2 on, 0 out); Dykstra (1,9th inning
off Smith 1 on, 1 out).
Team LOB: 5.
PITCHING
Houston Astros        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Knepper                7     8   4   3   0   3   1
Kerfeld                1     0   0   0   0   1   0
Smith L(0-1)           0.1   2   2   2   0   0   1
Totals                 8.1  10   6   5   0   4   2
New York Mets         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Darling                5     6   4   4   2   5   1
Aguilera               2     1   1   0   2   1   0
Orosco W(1-0)          2     1   0   0   1   2   0
Totals                 9     8   5   4   5   8   1
WP: Darling (1).
HBP: Darling (1,Davis).
Umpires: Frank Pulli, Dutch Rennert, Joe West, Fred Brocklander, Lee Weyer, Doug Harvey
Time of Game: 2:55   Attendance: 55052
Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Doran               2b        Wilson              cf
2. Hatcher             cf        Mitchell            lf
3. Walling             3b        Hernandez           1b
4. Davis               1b        Carter              c
5. Bass                rf        Strawberry          rf
6. Cruz                lf        Knight              3b
7. Ashby               c         Teufel              2b
8. Reynolds            ss        Santana             ss
9. Knepper             p         Darling             p

ASTROS 1ST: Doran grounded out (first to pitcher); Hatcher
singled to center; Hatcher stole second; Walling singled to
right [Hatcher scored]; Darling threw a wild pitch [Walling to
second]; Davis was hit by a pitch; Bass was called out on
strikes; Cruz singled to left [Walling scored, Davis to second];
Cruz was picked off first (pitcher to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Wilson struck out; Mitchell grounded out (shortstop to
first); Hernandez grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Mets 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Ashby grounded out (second to first); Reynolds
walked; Knepper made an out to left; Doran homered [Reynolds
scored]; Hatcher singled to left; Hatcher stole second; Walling
struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Carter grounded out (shortstop to first); Strawberry
struck out; Knight singled to left; Teufel forced Knight (second
to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Davis grounded out (third to first); Bass walked;
Bass stole second; Cruz struck out; Ashby grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 0.

METS 3RD: Santana grounded out (shortstop to first); Darling
grounded out (pitcher to first); Wilson made an out to left; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Reynolds struck out; Knepper struck out; Doran
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
4, Mets 0.

METS 4TH: Mitchell made an out to center; Hernandez singled to
left; Carter made an out to right; Strawberry singled [Hernandez
to second]; Knight made an out to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 4, Mets 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Hatcher grounded out (pitcher to first); Walling
lined to second; Davis singled to center; Bass made an out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 0.

METS 5TH: Teufel made an out to shortstop; Santana grounded out
(third to first); MAZZILLI BATTED FOR DARLING; Mazzilli singled
to center; Ashby allowed a passed ball [Mazzilli to second];
Wilson lined to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 0.

ASTROS 6TH: AGUILERA REPLACED MAZZILLI (PITCHING); Cruz walked;
Ashby grounded into a double play (third to second to first)
[Cruz out at second]; Reynolds singled to center; Knepper flied
to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Mets 0.

METS 6TH: Mitchell singled to left; Hernandez singled to center
[Mitchell to second]; Carter reached on an error by Reynolds
[Mitchell scored, Hernandez to second, Carter to first];
Strawberry homered [Hernandez scored, Carter scored (unearned)];
Knight grounded out (third to first); Teufel made an out to
right; Santana made an out to left; 4 R, 3 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Mets 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Doran walked; Hatcher reached on an error on a
sacrifice bunt by Knight [Doran to third, Hatcher to first];
Walling forced Hatcher (second to shortstop) [Doran scored
(unearned)]; Davis was called out on strikes; Bass made an out
to center; 1 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 4.

METS 7TH: DYKSTRA BATTED FOR AGUILERA; Dykstra struck out;
Wilson popped to first in foul territory; Mitchell singled to
right; Hernandez made an out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 5, Mets 4.

ASTROS 8TH: WILSON CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); OROSCO
REPLACED MITCHELL (PITCHING); DYKSTRA STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING
CF); Cruz was called out on strikes; Ashby grounded out
(shortstop to first); LOPES BATTED FOR REYNOLDS; Lopes grounded
out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 4.

METS 8TH: KERFELD REPLACED LOPES (PITCHING); THON REPLACED
KNEPPER (PLAYING SS); Carter grounded out (pitcher to first);
Strawberry struck out; Knight made an out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 4.

ASTROS 9TH: BACKMAN REPLACED TEUFEL (PLAYING 2B); Thon grounded
out (shortstop to first); Doran singled to center; Doran was
caught stealing second (catcher to first to second to first);
Hatcher walked; Walling struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 5, Mets 4.

METS 9TH: SMITH REPLACED KERFELD (PITCHING); Backman singled to
first; HEEP BATTED FOR SANTANA; Ashby allowed a passed ball
[Backman to second]; Heep made an out to center; Dykstra homered
[Backman scored]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5   8   1    7
 Mets             6  10   1    5

References

Total Baseball: The Ultimate Baseball Encyclopedia by John Thorn, et al.
2006 ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia by Gary Gillette (Editor), Pete Palmer (Editor).

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