Dickey leads Mets past AstrosAug 25, 2012 - 8:07 PM
Dickey (16-4) scattered five hits and a walk after retiring the first 10 batters he faced. Frank Francisco worked a perfect ninth to record his 21st save of the season.
Justin Turner homered for New York, which scored more than two runs for the first time in eight games to snap a season-high tying six-game losing streak.
Fernando Abad (0-1) allowed one run on four hits and four walks over four innings in his first major league start for the Astros, who have dropped eight of their last nine.
- HOUSTON: 1
NEW YORK: 3
Aug 25 4:00 PM
- Jason Bay singled to right scored Scott Hairston. On the play, Ike Davis advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Josh Thole due up.
Astros 1, Mets 3 Bot 8, 1 OutAug 25 3:49 PM
- R.A. Dickey wild pitch scored Scott Moore. Tyler Greene advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Brandon Barnes at the plate.
Astros 1, Mets 2 Top 7, 1 OutAug 25 3:04 PM
- Justin Turner lead-off Home Run (1) to left. Ronny Cedeno due up.
Astros 0, Mets 2 Bot 6, 0 OutsAug 25 2:51 PM
- R.A. Dickey infield single to pitcher scored Ronny Cedeno. Runner on first with two outs and Andres Torres due up.
Astros 0, Mets 1 Bot 4, 2 OutsAug 25 2:21 PM
- HOUSTON: 0
NEW YORK: 0
Top 1, 0 Outs
Aug 25 1:13 PM
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