Houston Astros 8, Cincinnati Reds 2
Regular Season Game 28
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Sunday, May 6, 1979 (D) at Riverfront Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    2  3  0    0  3  0  -   8 11  1
CIN N    0  0  0    0  2  0    0  0  0  -   2  5  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl lf                       4   1   1   0       1   1       0   0
Reynolds ss                   5   1   1   0       0   2       2   0
Cedeno cf                     3   2   0   0       2   1       2   0
Leonard rf                    5   1   2   1       0   2       5   0
Cabell 3b,1b                  5   0   2   3       0   0       1   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   3   1       0   0       4   0
  Gonzalez pr,3b              1   1   0   0       0   1       0   0
Landestoy 2b                  2   1   0   0       1   0       4   2
Bochy c                       3   1   1   0       0   1       9   3
Riccelli p                    4   0   1   3       0   1       0   3
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   8  11   8       4   9      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Bochy-Landestoy.
E: Landestoy (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Leonard (2,off Norman); Bochy (1,off Pastore); Riccelli (1,off Tomlin).
SH: Landestoy (1,off Tomlin).
HBP: Bochy (1,by Tomlin).
GDP: Cabell (2,off Tomlin).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Cabell (5,2nd base by Norman/Correll).

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Griffey cf                    4   0   0   1       0   1       5   0
Kennedy 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       2   2
Concepcion ss                 3   0   0   0       1   1       0   4
Foster lf                     3   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
DeFreites 1b                  2   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
  Pastore p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Auerbach ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Tomlin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Morgan ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Summers rf                    2   0   0   0       2   0       0   0
Knight 3b                     4   1   2   0       0   0       1   2
Correll c                     3   1   1   0       1   1       8   2
Norman p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Collins 1b                  3   0   1   1       0   1       5   0
Totals                       30   2   5   2       6   9      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Concepcion-Kennedy-Collins.
E: Tomlin (2).

BATTING - 
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Concepcion (6,2nd base off Riccelli/Bochy).
CS: Foster (1,2nd base by Riccelli/Bochy); Summers (1,2nd base by Riccelli/Bochy);
Knight (1,2nd base by Riccelli/Bochy).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Riccelli W(2-1)               8     5   2   2   6   7   0  33
Forsch                        1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     5   2   2   6   9   0  36

Riccelli faced 2 batters in the 9th inning

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Norman L(1-4)                 4.1   5   5   5   4   4   0  21
Pastore                       1.2   3   0   0   0   4   0   8
Tomlin                        3     3   3   2   0   1   0  13
Totals                        9    11   8   7   4   9   0  42

HBP: Tomlin (1,Bochy).

Umpires: HP - Bob Nelson, 1B - Hank Rountree, 2B - Les Treitel, 3B - Dick Tremblay
Time of Game: 3:00   Attendance: 33618


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Puhl                lf        Griffey             cf
2. Reynolds            ss        Kennedy             2b
3. Cedeno              cf        Concepcion          ss
4. Leonard             rf        Foster              lf
5. Cabell              3b        DeFreites           1b
6. Watson              1b        Summers             rf
7. Landestoy           2b        Knight              3b
8. Bochy               c         Correll             c
9. Riccelli            p         Norman              p

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl walked; Reynolds struck out; Cedeno struck out;
Leonard struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Griffey flied out to right; Kennedy struck out;
Concepcion struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cabell lined to third; Watson flied out to left;
Landestoy walked; Bochy forced Landestoy (shortstop to second);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Foster walked; DeFreites struck out while Foster was
caught stealing second (catcher to second); Summers walked;
Summers was caught stealing second (catcher to second); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Riccelli grounded out (second to first); Puhl flied
out to center; Reynolds flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 3RD: Knight singled to center; Knight was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); Correll singled to second; Norman
forced Correll (pitcher to shortstop); Griffey grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno walked; Leonard doubled to left [Cedeno
scored]; Cabell singled to center [Leonard scored]; Cabell was
caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop to first); Watson
singled to right; Landestoy flied out to left; Bochy struck out
(catcher to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 0.

REDS 4TH: Kennedy flied out to center; Concepcion reached on an
error by Landestoy [Concepcion to first]; Concepcion stole
second; Foster flied out to center [Concepcion to third];
DeFreites struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Riccelli flied out to center; Puhl singled to
shortstop; Reynolds singled to center [Puhl to third]; Cedeno
walked [Reynolds to second]; PASTORE REPLACED DEFREITES
(PITCHING); COLLINS REPLACED NORMAN (PLAYING 1B); Leonard struck
out; Cabell singled to right [Puhl scored, Reynolds scored,
Cedeno to third]; Watson singled to left [Cedeno scored, Cabell
to second]; Landestoy flied out to center; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Astros 5, Reds 0.

REDS 5TH: Summers popped to shortstop; Knight singled to right;
Correll walked [Knight to second]; Collins singled to left
[Knight scored, Correll to third]; Griffey grounded out (pitcher
to first) [Correll scored, Collins to second]; Kennedy flied out
to right; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Bochy doubled to center; Riccelli struck out; Puhl
struck out; Reynolds struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
5, Reds 2.

REDS 6TH: Concepcion walked; Foster struck out; AUERBACH BATTED
FOR PASTORE; Auerbach struck out; Summers flied out to right; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 2.

ASTROS 7TH: TOMLIN REPLACED AUERBACH (PITCHING); Cedeno lined to
center; Leonard singled to center; Cabell grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Leonard out at second]; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 2.

REDS 7TH: Knight flied out to right; Correll popped to first in
foul territory; Collins grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Watson singled to center; GONZALEZ RAN FOR WATSON;
Landestoy reached on an error by Tomlin on a sacrifice bunt
[Gonzalez to second, Landestoy to first]; Bochy was hit by a
pitch [Gonzalez to third, Landestoy to second]; Riccelli doubled
to center [Gonzalez scored, Landestoy scored (unearned), Bochy
scored]; Puhl lined to pitcher; Reynolds grounded out (third to
first); Cedeno popped to first in foul territory; 3 R (2 ER), 2
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Reds 2.

REDS 8TH: GONZALEZ STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); CABELL CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); Griffey struck out; Kennedy singled to
center; Concepcion grounded out (pitcher to second to first)
[Kennedy to second]; Foster popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 8, Reds 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Leonard grounded out (shortstop to first); Cabell
grounded out (third to first); Gonzalez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Reds 2.

REDS 9TH: MORGAN BATTED FOR TOMLIN; Morgan walked; Summers
walked [Morgan to second]; FORSCH REPLACED RICCELLI (PITCHING);
Knight flied out to right; Correll struck out; Collins struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Reds 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  11   1    7
 Reds             2   5   1    7


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