New York did all of it's offensive work in the 6th inning as they scored 3 runs on 4 base hits. The highlight belonged to Keith Hernandez who silenced the crowd when he doubled scoring two baserunners. New York won despite being out-hit by Houston 7 hits to 4.
Sid Fernandez(15-3) got credit for the victory, pitching 8 innings and allowing 2 runs. Roger McDowell gained credit for his 10th save. Bob Knepper(11-8) took the loss.