St. Louis Cardinals 7, Houston Astros 6 (11 innings)
Regular Season Game 22
Played on Tuesday, May 1, 1979 (N) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  2  0    0  3  -   6  9  0
STL N    0  1  0    0  0  1    1  0  0    0  4  -   7 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl rf                       6   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Reynolds ss                   5   1   1   1       0   0       3   3
Cedeno cf                     2   1   1   0       3   0       5   0
Cruz lf                       4   1   2   1       1   0       1   0
Cabell 3b,1b                  5   1   1   2       0   1       2   1
Watson 1b                     4   0   1   0       1   0      11   1
  Landestoy pr,2b             0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Howe 2b,3b                    5   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Ashby c                       3   0   1   0       0   1       5   0
  Sexton pr                   0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bochy c                     2   0   1   1       0   0       4   0
Richard p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Walling ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Andujar p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Alou ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sambito p                   1   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
Totals                       41   6   9   6       5   4      32  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Reynolds-Watson.

BATTING - 
2B: Cruz (7,off Martinez); Cedeno (7,off Martinez); Ashby (2,off Martinez);
Reynolds (6,off Martinez); Sambito (1,off Bruno).
IBB: Watson (1,by Bruno).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno 2 (5,2nd base off Martinez/Simmons,2nd base off Bruno/Swisher);
Cabell (10,2nd base off Bruno/Swisher).
CS: Cabell (4,2nd base by Martinez/Simmons).

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Templeton ss                  6   0   2   1       0   2       2   3
Brock lf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Mumphrey lf                 1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Freed ph                    1   1   1   4       0   0       0   0
Hernandez 1b                  5   0   0   0       0   1      14   1
Simmons c                     3   2   2   1       2   0       4   2
  Bruno p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Knowles p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hendrick rf                   5   0   2   1       0   1       4   0
Scott cf                      5   1   1   0       0   0       3   0
Reitz 3b                      5   0   1   0       0   2       1   1
Tyson 2b                      2   0   0   0       1   1       1   2
  Iorg ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Oberkfell 2b                0   1   0   0       1   0       0   1
Martinez p                    3   1   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Littell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Grieve ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Phillips pr                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Swisher c                   0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       41   7  10   7       6   8      33  14

BATTING - 
2B: Hendrick 2 (6,off Richard 2).
3B: Templeton (3,off Richard).
HR: Simmons (5,2nd inning off Richard 0 on 0 out); Freed (1,11th inning off
Sambito 3 on 2 out).
GDP: Hernandez (3,off Richard).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Tyson (2,2nd base off Richard/Ashby).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard                       7     7   3   3   2   4   1  29
Andujar                       2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
Sambito L(2-1)                1.2   3   4   4   4   3   1  12
Totals                       10.2  10   7   7   6   8   2  47


St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Martinez                      7.2   7   3   3   3   2   0  31
Littell                       2.1   0   0   0   0   2   0   7
Bruno                         0.2   2   3   3   2   0   0   7
Knowles W(1-0)                0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                       11     9   6   6   5   4   0  46

IBB: Bruno (1,Watson).

Umpires: HP - Dave Pallone, 1B - Bob Freels, 2B - Joe Bendekovits, 3B - Jim Jones
Time of Game: 3:09   Attendance: 6349


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Puhl                rf        Templeton           ss
2. Reynolds            ss        Brock               lf
3. Cedeno              cf        Hernandez           1b
4. Cruz                lf        Simmons             c
5. Cabell              3b        Hendrick            rf
6. Watson              1b        Scott               cf
7. Howe                2b        Reitz               3b
8. Ashby               c         Tyson               2b
9. Richard             p         Martinez            p

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl flied out to right; Reynolds flied out to
center; Cedeno popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Templeton popped to shortstop in foul territory;
Brock flied out to left; Hernandez grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz doubled to left; Cabell singled to right [Cruz
scored]; Cabell was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); Watson singled to right; Watson was picked off first
(pitcher to first); Howe grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 3
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Simmons homered; Hendrick lined to center; Scott
grounded out (second to first); Reitz struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Ashby popped to second; Richard popped to third;
Puhl grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Tyson walked; Martinez popped to catcher in foul
territory; Templeton struck out; Tyson stole second; Brock flied
out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Reynolds flied out to right; Cedeno walked; Cedeno
stole second; Cruz walked; Cabell lined to right; Watson
grounded out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
1, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 4TH: Hernandez grounded out (pitcher to first);
Simmons walked; Hendrick doubled to left [Simmons to third];
Scott flied out to center; Reitz popped to third in foul
territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Howe grounded out (shortstop to first); Ashby struck
out; Richard popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 5TH: Tyson grounded out (third to first); Martinez
struck out; Templeton grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Puhl lined to right; Reynolds grounded out (first
unassisted); Cedeno doubled to left; Cruz grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 6TH: Brock singled to center; Hernandez grounded into
a double play (shortstop to first) [Brock out at second];
Simmons singled to right; Hendrick doubled to center [Simmons
scored]; Scott grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Cabell flied out to left; Watson grounded out
(shortstop to first); Howe grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 7TH: Reitz singled to left; Tyson struck out; Martinez
forced Reitz (first to shortstop); Templeton tripled to center
[Martinez scored]; Brock grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 8TH: MUMPHREY REPLACED BROCK (PLAYING LF); Ashby doubled
to left; SEXTON RAN FOR ASHBY; WALLING BATTED FOR RICHARD;
Walling was called out on strikes; Puhl lined to left; Reynolds
doubled to right [Sexton scored]; Cedeno walked; Cruz singled to
center [Reynolds scored, Cedeno to second]; LITTELL REPLACED
MARTINEZ (PITCHING); Cabell struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 3, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 8TH: BOCHY REPLACED SEXTON (PLAYING C ); ANDUJAR
REPLACED WALLING (PITCHING); Hernandez grounded out (second to
first); Simmons grounded out (pitcher to first); Hendrick struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Watson grounded out (pitcher to second to first);
Howe struck out; Bochy flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 9TH: Scott lined to second; Reitz grounded out
(pitcher to first); IORG BATTED FOR TYSON; Iorg flied out to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 10TH: OBERKFELL REPLACED IORG (PLAYING 2B); ALOU BATTED
FOR ANDUJAR; Alou grounded out (pitcher to first); Puhl lined to
left; Reynolds grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 10TH: SAMBITO REPLACED ALOU (PITCHING); GRIEVE BATTED
FOR LITTELL; Grieve walked; PHILLIPS RAN FOR GRIEVE; Templeton
singled to right [Phillips to second]; Mumphrey forced Phillips
(pitcher to third) [Templeton to second]; Hernandez was called
out on strikes; Simmons walked [Templeton to third, Mumphrey to
second]; Hendrick flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 3, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 11TH: SWISHER REPLACED PHILLIPS (PLAYING C ); BRUNO
REPLACED SIMMONS (PITCHING); Cedeno walked; Cedeno stole second;
Cruz grounded out (pitcher to first) [Cedeno to third]; Cabell
reached on a fielder's choice [Cedeno scored]; Cabell stole
second; Watson was walked intentionally; LANDESTOY RAN FOR
WATSON; Howe flied out to center; Bochy singled to left [Cabell
scored, Landestoy to second]; Sambito doubled to right
[Landestoy scored, Bochy to third]; KNOWLES REPLACED BRUNO
(PITCHING); Puhl grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 6, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 11TH: LANDESTOY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); HOWE
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); CABELL CHANGED POSITIONS
(PLAYING 1B); Scott singled to shortstop; Reitz struck out;
Oberkfell walked [Scott to second]; Swisher walked [Scott to
third, Oberkfell to second]; Templeton struck out; FREED BATTED
FOR MUMPHREY; Freed homered [Scott scored, Oberkfell scored,
Swisher scored]; 4 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Cardinals 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6   9   0    7
 Cardinals        7  10   0    8


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