San Francisco Giants 9, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 141
Played on Friday, September 7, 1979 (N) at Astrodome

SF  N    0  0  2    5  0  2    0  0  0  -   9 13  2
HOU N    1  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  7  1
San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Venable rf                    5   2   1   1       1   2       1   0
Andrews 2b                    4   3   3   1       1   0       3   1
Ivie 1b                       5   1   1   2       0   2       8   1
Evans 3b                      4   0   1   0       1   2       1   1
Herndon cf                    4   1   3   3       1   0       4   0
Johnston lf                   5   0   2   2       0   0       2   0
LeMaster ss                   4   1   0   0       1   0       2   8
Littlejohn c                  5   1   2   0       0   0       5   1
Blue p                        4   0   0   0       0   2       1   3
Totals                       40   9  13   9       5   8      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Blue-LeMaster.
E: Andrews (6), LeMaster (18).

BATTING - 
2B: Evans (19,off Andujar); Herndon (13,off LaCorte).
SH: Blue (7,off Andujar).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Andrews 2 (3,2nd base off Andujar/Pujols,2nd base off LaCorte/Pujols).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cedeno 1b                     4   1   1   0       1   0       8   0
Reynolds ss                   2   0   0   1       0   0       1   2
  Sexton ss                   2   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Puhl cf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Leonard rf                    4   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Cabell 3b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Heep lf                     1   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Cruz lf                       3   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Sprowl p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howe ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Mendoza pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pladson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pujols c                      4   1   2   0       0   0       8   0
Landestoy 2b                  4   0   2   0       0   0       2   2
Andujar p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Niemann p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Williams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gonzalez ph                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  LaCorte p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Knicely ph,3b               1   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Totals                       32   2   7   2       4   4      27   9

FIELDING - 
E: Andujar (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Landestoy (4,off Blue); Pujols (2,off Blue).
SH: Reynolds (31,off Blue); Andujar (5,off Blue).
IBB: Cedeno (8,by Blue).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Leonard (8,2nd base by Blue/Littlejohn).

PITCHING
San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blue W(11-13)                 9     7   2   2   4   4   0  38

IBB: Blue (10,Cedeno).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Andujar L(12-11)              3.1   6   4   4   2   2   0  18
Niemann                       0     0   2   2   1   0   0   2
Williams                      0.2   3   1   1   0   1   0   5
LaCorte                       2     3   2   2   0   4   0   9
Sprowl                        2     0   0   0   2   0   0   8
Pladson                       1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9    13   9   9   5   8   0  46


Umpires: HP - Frank Pulli, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Eric Gregg, 3B - Steve Fields
Time of Game: 2:47   Attendance: 23723


Starting Lineups:

   San Francisco Giants          Houston Astros           
1. Venable             rf        Cedeno              1b
2. Andrews             2b        Reynolds            ss
3. Ivie                1b        Puhl                cf
4. Evans               3b        Leonard             rf
5. Herndon             cf        Cabell              3b
6. Johnston            lf        Cruz                lf
7. LeMaster            ss        Pujols              c
8. Littlejohn          c         Landestoy           2b
9. Blue                p         Andujar             p

GIANTS 1ST: Venable was called out on strikes; Andrews singled
to left; Ivie made an out to shortstop; Evans doubled to left
[Andrews to third]; Herndon grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Cedeno singled to left; Reynolds out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to first) [Cedeno to second]; Puhl reached on an
error by Andrews [Cedeno to third, Puhl to first]; Leonard
singled to right [Cedeno scored, Puhl to third]; Leonard was
caught stealing second but was safe at second (error by
LeMaster; assist by Littlejohn); Cabell reached on a fielder's
choice [Puhl out at home (pitcher to third to catcher), Leonard
stayed at second]; Cruz grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R,
2 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 1.

GIANTS 2ND: Johnston grounded out (second to first); LeMaster
grounded out (third to first); Littlejohn grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Pujols singled to right; Landestoy singled to center
[Pujols to second]; Andujar out on a sacrifice bunt (first to
second) [Pujols to third, Landestoy to second]; Cedeno was
walked intentionally; Reynolds forced Cedeno (second to
shortstop) [Pujols scored, Landestoy to third]; Puhl made an out
to first; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 2.

GIANTS 3RD: Blue flied out to left; Venable singled to right;
Venable was picked off first but was safe on an error by Andujar
[Venable to third]; Andrews singled to left [Venable scored];
Ivie was called out on strikes while Andrews stole second; Evans
walked; Herndon singled to center [Andrews scored, Evans to
second]; Johnston grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 3 H, 1 E,
2 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Leonard flied out to left; Cabell flied out to
center; Cruz made an out to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants
2, Astros 2.

GIANTS 4TH: LeMaster walked; Littlejohn singled to third
[LeMaster to second]; Blue out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to
second) [LeMaster to third, Littlejohn to second]; NIEMANN
REPLACED ANDUJAR (PITCHING); Venable reached on a fielder's
choice [LeMaster scored, Littlejohn to third]; Andrews walked
[Venable to second]; WILLIAMS REPLACED NIEMANN (PITCHING); Ivie
singled to left [Littlejohn scored, Venable scored, Andrews to
second]; Evans was called out on strikes; Herndon singled to
left [Andrews scored, Ivie to second]; Johnston singled to
center [Ivie scored, Herndon to third]; LeMaster flied out to
left; 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 7, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Pujols grounded out (shortstop to first); Landestoy
grounded out (shortstop to first); GONZALEZ BATTED FOR WILLIAMS;
Gonzalez walked; Cedeno forced Gonzalez (shortstop to second); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 7, Astros 2.

GIANTS 5TH: LACORTE REPLACED GONZALEZ (PITCHING); Littlejohn
flied out to center; Blue was called out on strikes; Venable
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 7, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Reynolds flied out to left; Puhl singled to left;
Leonard flied out to center; Cabell grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 7, Astros 2.

GIANTS 6TH: Andrews singled to third; Ivie struck out; Evans
struck out while Andrews stole second; Herndon doubled to left
[Andrews scored]; Johnston singled to right [Herndon scored,
Johnston to second (on throw to home)]; LeMaster grounded out
(shortstop to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 9, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Cruz struck out; Pujols grounded out (shortstop to
first); Landestoy doubled to left; KNICELY BATTED FOR LACORTE;
Knicely walked; Cedeno forced Knicely (shortstop to second); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 9, Astros 2.

GIANTS 7TH: KNICELY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); SPROWL REPLACED
CRUZ (PITCHING); SEXTON REPLACED REYNOLDS (PLAYING SS); HEEP
REPLACED CABELL (PLAYING LF); Littlejohn flied out to left; Blue
made an out to second; Venable walked; Andrews flied out to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 9, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Sexton flied out to center; Puhl flied out to right;
Leonard grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Giants 9, Astros 2.

GIANTS 8TH: Ivie flied out to left; Evans flied out to center;
Herndon walked; Johnston grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 9, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Heep struck out; HOWE BATTED FOR SPROWL; Howe
walked; MENDOZA RAN FOR HOWE; Pujols doubled to left [Mendoza to
third]; Debut game for Mike Mendoza; Landestoy lined into
a double play (pitcher to shortstop) [Pujols out at second]; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 9, Astros 2.

GIANTS 9TH: PLADSON REPLACED MENDOZA (PITCHING); LeMaster
grounded out (shortstop to first); Debut game for Gordie
Pladson; Littlejohn singled to center; Blue struck out;
Venable flied to right in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Giants 9, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Knicely struck out; Cedeno flied out to center;
Sexton struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 9, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           9  13   2   10
 Astros           2   7   1    9


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