Los Angeles Dodgers 6, Houston Astros 5 (17 innings)
Regular Season Game 3
Played on Saturday, April 12, 1980 (D) at Astrodome

LA  N    0  1  2    0  0  1    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  -   6 15  2
HOU N    0  0  0    4  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  -   5 13  0
Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lopes 2b                      7   0   0   0       1   1       7  13
Law cf                        3   1   0   0       1   0       3   0
  Guerrero ph                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Thomas pr,cf                2   1   1   0       1   1       3   0
Smith rf                      8   1   3   2       0   2       3   1
Garvey 1b                     7   0   1   0       1   1      21   4
Baker lf                      8   2   4   2       0   0       2   0
Cey 3b                        5   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Stanhouse p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sutcliffe ph                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Welch pr                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howe p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hooton ph,p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Russell ss                    7   1   2   0       1   0       1   5
Yeager c                      1   0   1   0       2   0       4   0
  Thomasson ph                0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Hough p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hatcher 3b                  4   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Sutton p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
  Johnstone ph                1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Castillo p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Monday ph                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ferguson ph,c               5   0   0   0       0   1       3   1
Totals                       62   6  15   6       9   8      51  27

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Smith-Yeager.
E: Russell (1), Sutton (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Baker (1,off Sambito).
HR: Baker (1,2nd inning off Ryan 0 on 0 out); Smith (1,3rd inning off Ryan
1 on 1 out).
SH: Hooton (1,off Smith).
GDP: Ferguson (1,off Sambito); Baker (1,off LaCorte).
Team LOB: 15.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Law (1,2nd base off Ryan/Ashby); Lopes (1,2nd base off Ryan/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl rf                       6   0   2   0       1   1       5   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Reynolds ss                   8   0   3   0       0   0       1  12
Cedeno cf                     7   1   1   0       1   0       5   0
Morgan 2b                     6   0   0   0       2   1       5   4
Cruz lf                       8   1   3   1       0   1       2   0
Cabell 3b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
  Gonzalez 3b                 3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Howe 1b                       7   1   0   1       1   2      21   3
Ashby c                       3   1   1   0       2   0       6   2
  Leonard ph,rf               3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ryan p                        2   1   1   3       0   0       3   0
  Bergman ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ruhle p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Sambito p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Walling ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  LaCorte p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pujols ph,c                 2   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Totals                       62   5  13   5       7   6      51  27

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Sambito-Ashby-Howe, Reynolds-Morgan-Howe.

BATTING - 
2B: Cruz (1,off Sutton); Cedeno (1,off Sutton); Puhl (1,off Stanhouse).
3B: Reynolds (1,off Castillo).
HR: Ryan (1,4th inning off Sutton 2 on 1 out).
SH: Smith (1,off Howe); Gonzalez (1,off Hooton).
IBB: Ashby (1,by Sutton); Morgan (1,by Stanhouse); Cedeno (1,by Howe).
Team LOB: 15.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cabell (1,2nd base off Sutton/Yeager); Cedeno (2,2nd base off Sutton/Yeager).

PITCHING
Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sutton                        5     6   5   4   2   3   1  24
Castillo                      2     1   0   0   1   0   0   7
Hough                         1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Stanhouse                     3     3   0   0   1   0   0  13
Howe W(1-0)                   5     1   0   0   2   1   0  18
Hooton SV(1)                  1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                       17    13   5   4   7   6   1  71

IBB: Sutton (1,Ashby); Stanhouse (2,Morgan); Howe (1,Cedeno).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ryan                          6     6   4   4   5   3   2  28
Ruhle                         1.1   2   0   0   1   0   0   7
Sambito                       3.2   2   1   1   1   2   0  13
LaCorte                       2     1   0   0   1   0   0   7
Smith L(1-1)                  4     4   1   1   1   3   0  17
Totals                       17    15   6   6   9   8   2  72


Umpires: HP - John McSherry, 1B - Steve Fields, 2B - Joe West, 3B - Charlie Williams
Time of Game: 5:35   Attendance: 24609


Starting Lineups:

   Los Angeles Dodgers           Houston Astros           
1. Lopes               2b        Puhl                rf
2. Law                 cf        Reynolds            ss
3. Smith               rf        Cedeno              cf
4. Garvey              1b        Morgan              2b
5. Baker               lf        Cruz                lf
6. Cey                 3b        Cabell              3b
7. Russell             ss        Howe                1b
8. Yeager              c         Ashby               c
9. Sutton              p         Ryan                p

DODGERS 1ST: Lopes grounded out (shortstop to first); Law flied
out to center; Smith singled to right; Garvey flied out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl popped to first; Reynolds grounded out (second
to pitcher); Cedeno grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Baker homered; Cey struck out; Russell walked;
Yeager singled to right [Russell to third]; Russell was out
trying to advance to home and Yeager advanced to second (catcher
to pitcher); Sutton flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Dodgers 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Morgan walked; Cruz singled to left [Morgan to
second]; Cabell forced Cruz (shortstop to second) [Morgan to
third]; Cabell stole second; Howe struck out; Ashby was walked
intentionally; Ryan popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 3 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 0.

DODGERS 3RD: Lopes was called out on strikes; Law walked; Law
stole second; Smith homered [Law scored]; Garvey grounded out
(shortstop to first); Baker popped to second; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Puhl grounded out (second to first); Reynolds
singled to center; Cedeno forced Reynolds (shortstop to second);
Cedeno stole second [Cedeno to third (error by Russell)]; Morgan
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 0.

DODGERS 4TH: Cey flied out to right; Russell grounded out (third
to first); Yeager walked; Sutton grounded out (first to
pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cruz doubled to center; Cabell singled to third
[Cruz to third]; Howe forced Cabell (pitcher to second) [Cruz
scored]; Ashby reached on an error by Sutton [Howe to second];
Ryan homered [Howe scored, Ashby scored (unearned)]; Puhl struck
out; Reynolds flied out to center; 4 R (3 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Dodgers 3, Astros 4.

DODGERS 5TH: Lopes walked; Lopes stole second; Law flied out to
left; Smith struck out; Garvey grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Cedeno doubled to right; Morgan grounded out (first
to pitcher) [Cedeno to third]; Cruz grounded out (first to
pitcher) [Cedeno scored]; Cabell flied out to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 5.

DODGERS 6TH: Baker grounded out (third to first); Cey grounded
out (shortstop to first); Russell singled to left; Yeager walked
[Russell to second]; JOHNSTONE BATTED FOR SUTTON; Johnstone
singled to center [Russell scored, Yeager to third, Johnstone to
second (on throw)]; Lopes grounded out (first to pitcher); 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 4, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: CASTILLO REPLACED JOHNSTONE (PITCHING); Howe popped
to second; Ashby walked; BERGMAN BATTED FOR RYAN; Bergman
grounded out (second to first) [Ashby to second]; Puhl grounded
out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 4, Astros
5.

DODGERS 7TH: RUHLE REPLACED BERGMAN (PITCHING); Law grounded out
(pitcher to first); Smith grounded out (first unassisted);
Garvey flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 4,
Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Reynolds tripled to center; Cedeno grounded out
(pitcher to first); Morgan hit into a double play (right to
catcher) [Reynolds out at home]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers
4, Astros 5.

DODGERS 8TH: Baker singled to left; Cey flied out to left;
Russell singled to shortstop [Baker to second]; THOMASSON BATTED
FOR YEAGER; Thomasson walked [Baker to third, Russell to
second]; MONDAY BATTED FOR CASTILLO; SAMBITO REPLACED RUHLE
(PITCHING); FERGUSON BATTED FOR MONDAY; Ferguson grounded into a
double play (pitcher to catcher to first) [Baker out at home]; 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 4, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: HOUGH REPLACED THOMASSON (PITCHING); FERGUSON STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Cruz flied out to center; Cabell flied out
to center; Howe walked; Ashby singled to center [Howe to third];
Sambito struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 4, Astros 5.

DODGERS 9TH: GONZALEZ REPLACED CABELL (PLAYING 3B); Lopes flied
out to center; GUERRERO BATTED FOR LAW; Guerrero walked; THOMAS
RAN FOR GUERRERO; Smith flied out to center; Garvey singled to
left [Thomas to third]; Baker doubled to left [Thomas scored,
Garvey to third]; Cey struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers
5, Astros 5.

ASTROS 9TH: THOMAS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); STANHOUSE
REPLACED CEY (PITCHING); HATCHER REPLACED HOUGH (PLAYING 3B);
Puhl doubled to left; Reynolds flied out to left; Cedeno flied
out to center [Puhl to third]; Morgan was walked intentionally;
Cruz grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Dodgers 5, Astros 5.

DODGERS 10TH: Russell flied out to center; Hatcher flied out to
center; Ferguson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 5.

ASTROS 10TH: Gonzalez grounded out (second to first); Howe lined
to second; Ashby grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 5.

DODGERS 11TH: Lopes grounded out (shortstop to first); Thomas
struck out; Smith grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 5.

ASTROS 11TH: WALLING BATTED FOR SAMBITO; Walling grounded out
(second to first); Puhl singled to center; Reynolds singled to
center [Puhl to second]; Cedeno popped to first; Morgan flied
out to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 5.

DODGERS 12TH: LACORTE REPLACED WALLING (PITCHING); Garvey
walked; Baker grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Garvey out at second]; SUTCLIFFE BATTED FOR
STANHOUSE; Sutcliffe singled to left; WELCH RAN FOR SUTCLIFFE;
Russell forced Welch (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 5.

ASTROS 12TH: HOWE REPLACED WELCH (PITCHING); Cruz flied out to
center; Gonzalez grounded out (first unassisted); Howe flied out
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 5.

DODGERS 13TH: Hatcher flied out to right; Ferguson grounded out
(shortstop to first); Lopes grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 5.

ASTROS 13TH: LEONARD BATTED FOR ASHBY; Leonard grounded out
(second to first); PUJOLS BATTED FOR LACORTE; Pujols grounded
out (second to first); Puhl walked; Reynolds forced Puhl (second
to shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 5.

DODGERS 14TH: SMITH REPLACED PUHL (PITCHING); LEONARD STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING RF); PUJOLS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Thomas
singled to left; Smith struck out; Garvey struck out; Baker
forced Thomas (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Dodgers 5, Astros 5.

ASTROS 14TH: Cedeno grounded out (second to first); Morgan
grounded out (second to first); Cruz struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 5.

DODGERS 15TH: Howe lined to shortstop; Russell grounded out
(third to first); Hatcher popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Dodgers 5, Astros 5.

ASTROS 15TH: Gonzalez grounded out (second to first); Howe
grounded out (shortstop to first); Leonard grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 5.

DODGERS 16TH: Ferguson grounded out (shortstop to first); Lopes
grounded out (shortstop to first); Thomas walked; Smith singled
to center [Thomas to third]; Garvey grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 5.

ASTROS 16TH: Pujols singled to center; Smith out on a sacrifice
bunt (catcher to second) [Pujols to second]; Reynolds grounded
out (second to first) [Pujols to third]; Cedeno was walked
intentionally; Morgan lined to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Dodgers 5, Astros 5.

DODGERS 17TH: Baker singled to left; HOOTON BATTED FOR HOWE;
Hooton out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Baker to
second]; Russell grounded out (second to first) [Baker to
third]; Hatcher singled to left [Baker scored]; Ferguson struck
out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 6, Astros 5.

ASTROS 17TH: HOOTON STAYED IN GAME (PITCHING); Cruz singled to
left; Gonzalez out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Cruz
to second]; Howe was called out on strikes; Leonard flied out to
left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 6, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Dodgers          6  15   2   15
 Astros           5  13   0   15


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