Cincinnati Reds 6, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 11
Played on Monday, April 21, 1980 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    1  1  0    3  1  0    0  0  0  -   6 12  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  2    2  0  0  -   5 10  0
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Collins cf                    2   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Geronimo cf                 3   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
Griffey rf                    5   0   1   2       0   1       1   0
Concepcion ss                 5   0   0   0       0   2       3   3
Foster lf                     5   1   5   2       0   0       3   0
Driessen 1b                   4   0   1   0       1   1      10   0
Bench c                       5   0   1   0       0   0       4   1
Knight 3b                     2   2   1   0       2   1       1   1
Kennedy 2b                    3   0   0   1       0   0       3   5
LaCoss p                      3   1   1   0       0   0       0   2
  Soto p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tomlin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bair p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Hume p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38   6  12   6       3   7      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Concepcion-Driessen, Kennedy-Concepcion-Driessen.
E: LaCoss (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Griffey (1,off Niemann).
3B: Knight (2,off Ruhle).
HR: Foster (4,5th inning off Andujar 0 on 0 out).
SF: Kennedy (2,off Ruhle).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Collins (4,2nd base off Ruhle/Pujols).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Leonard cf                    5   0   1   0       0   1       5   0
Reynolds ss                   4   1   1   0       1   0       1   1
Walling rf                    5   2   2   0       0   0       1   0
Morgan 2b                     4   0   1   0       1   0       1   2
Cruz lf                       4   1   1   2       1   0       3   0
Cabell 3b                     5   1   2   0       0   0       2   1
Howe 1b                       2   0   0   0       2   1       7   0
Pujols c                      4   0   1   1       0   0       7   0
Ruhle p                       0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Niemann p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Andujar p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bergman ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Landestoy ph                0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Ashby ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Puhl pr                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  LaCorte p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   5  10   3       7   2      27   5

BATTING - 
2B: Walling (2,off LaCoss).
GDP: Cabell (2,off Bair).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Cabell (2,2nd base by LaCoss/Bench).

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
LaCoss W(3-0)                 5.2   7   3   3   3   0   0  26
Soto                          0.1   2   2   2   1   1   0   4
Tomlin                        0     0   0   0   2   0   0   2
Bair                          1.2   1   0   0   1   1   0   6
Hume SV(3)                    1.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9    10   5   5   7   2   0  42

Soto faced 2 batters in the 7th inning
Tomlin faced 2 batters in the 7th inning

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ruhle L(0-1)                  3.2   7   5   5   1   1   0  19
Niemann                       0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Andujar                       1     1   1   1   1   1   1   5
Smith                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Sambito                       2     2   0   0   0   3   0   8
LaCorte                       1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Totals                        9    12   6   6   3   7   1  42


Umpires: HP - Bruce Froemming, 1B - Terry Tata, 2B - John Kibler, 3B - Dick Stello
Time of Game: 3:09   Attendance: 29067


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Collins             cf        Leonard             cf
2. Griffey             rf        Reynolds            ss
3. Concepcion          ss        Walling             rf
4. Foster              lf        Morgan              2b
5. Driessen            1b        Cruz                lf
6. Bench               c         Cabell              3b
7. Knight              3b        Howe                1b
8. Kennedy             2b        Pujols              c
9. LaCoss              p         Ruhle               p

REDS 1ST: Collins singled to left; Collins stole second; Griffey
grounded out (second to first) [Collins to third]; Concepcion
struck out; Foster singled to left [Collins scored]; Driessen
singled to center [Foster to third]; Bench flied out to right; 1
R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Leonard singled to center; Reynolds lined into a
double play (shortstop to first) [Leonard out at first]; Walling
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1,
Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Knight tripled to left; Kennedy hit a sacrifice fly to
center [Knight scored]; LaCoss flied out to left; Collins flied
out to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: GERONIMO REPLACED COLLINS (PLAYING CF); Morgan
popped to catcher in foul territory; Cruz flied out to center;
Cabell singled to center; Cabell was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

REDS 3RD: Griffey grounded out (first unassisted); Concepcion
grounded out (shortstop to first); Foster singled to third;
Driessen flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Howe made an out to second; Pujols lined to first;
Ruhle walked; Leonard grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

REDS 4TH: Bench popped to shortstop in foul territory; Knight
walked; Kennedy flied out to center; LaCoss singled to left
[Knight to second]; Geronimo singled to center [Knight scored,
LaCoss to second]; NIEMANN REPLACED RUHLE (PITCHING); Griffey
doubled to right [LaCoss scored, Geronimo scored]; Concepcion
flied out to center; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 5, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Reynolds popped to shortstop; Walling grounded out
(second to first); Morgan singled to center; Cruz grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 5, Astros 0.

REDS 5TH: ANDUJAR REPLACED NIEMANN (PITCHING); Foster homered;
Driessen struck out; Bench grounded out (third to first); Knight
walked; Kennedy grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Cabell singled to center; Howe walked [Cabell to
second]; Pujols reached on an error by LaCoss [Cabell scored (no
RBI), Howe to third, Pujols to second]; BERGMAN BATTED FOR
ANDUJAR; Bergman grounded out (shortstop to first); Leonard
reached on a fielder's choice [Howe out at home (pitcher to
catcher), Pujols to third]; Reynolds grounded out (second to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 1.

REDS 6TH: SMITH REPLACED BERGMAN (PITCHING); LaCoss flied out to
center; Geronimo grounded out (second to first); Griffey struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Walling doubled to center; Morgan flied out to
center [Walling to third]; Cruz singled to left [Walling
scored]; Cabell popped to third; Howe walked [Cruz to second];
Pujols singled to center [Cruz scored, Howe to second];
LANDESTOY BATTED FOR SMITH; SOTO REPLACED LACOSS (PITCHING);
Landestoy walked [Howe to third, Pujols to second]; Leonard
struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 3.

REDS 7TH: SAMBITO REPLACED LANDESTOY (PITCHING); Concepcion
grounded out (pitcher to first); Foster singled to center;
Driessen popped to third in foul territory; Bench singled to
left [Foster to second]; Knight struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Reynolds singled to right; Walling singled to right
[Reynolds to third]; TOMLIN REPLACED SOTO (PITCHING); Morgan
walked [Walling to second]; Cruz walked [Reynolds scored,
Walling to third, Morgan to second]; BAIR REPLACED TOMLIN
(PITCHING); Cabell grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Walling scored, Morgan to third, Cruz out
at second]; Howe struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 6,
Astros 5.

REDS 8TH: Kennedy popped to second; Bair struck out; Geronimo
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Pujols popped to second; ASHBY BATTED FOR SAMBITO;
Ashby singled to center; PUHL RAN FOR ASHBY; Leonard flied out
to right; Reynolds walked [Puhl to second]; HUME REPLACED BAIR
(PITCHING); Walling flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Reds 6, Astros 5.

REDS 9TH: LACORTE REPLACED PUHL (PITCHING); Griffey flied out to
left; Concepcion struck out; Foster singled to left; Driessen
walked [Foster to second]; Bench lined to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 5.

ASTROS 9TH: Morgan flied out to left; Cruz flied out to left;
Cabell grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 6, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             6  12   1    9
 Astros           5  10   0   10


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