The New York Mets were easily defeated by the Houston Astros, 8 to 3, on August 23, 2008.

Final

HOU

Astros

65-64

8

NYM

Mets

72-58

3

1

0

0

2

1

0

3

4

0

4

0

0

5

0

1

6

3

0

7

0

0

8

0

2

9

0

0

R

8

3

H

12

6

E

0

0

Summary

Player Stats

Top 2nd

HOU

NYM

Astros

Single by Geoff Blum; Lance Berkman scored.

1

0

Top 3rd

HOU

NYM

Astros

Single by Miguel Tejada; Brandon Backe scored.

2

0

Astros

Home run by Lance Berkman; Miguel Tejada and Darin Erstad scored.

5

0

Bottom 5th

HOU

NYM

Mets

Double by Ryan Church; Daniel Murphy scored.

5

1

Top 6th

HOU

NYM

Astros

Home run by David Newhan.

6

1

Astros

Single by Miguel Tejada; Darin Erstad scored.

7

1

Astros

Single by Lance Berkman; Michael Bourn scored.

8

1

Bottom 8th

HOU

NYM

Mets

Home run by Brian Schneider; Ryan Church scored.

8

3

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