Houston Astros 7, New York Mets 4
Regular Season Game 14
Played on Friday, April 25, 1980 (N) at Astrodome

NY  N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  1  2  -   4  4  2
HOU N    1  0  0    1  1  2    2  0  x  -   7 12  0
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taveras ss                    4   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
Stearns c                     4   0   0   0       0   2      11   0
Mazzilli 1b                   3   1   0   0       1   1       3   1
Youngblood rf                 4   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
Jorgensen lf                  2   2   1   0       2   0       2   0
Morales cf                    4   0   1   2       0   0       3   0
Mankowski 3b                  3   0   1   1       1   2       0   2
Flynn 2b                      3   1   0   0       0   0       3   1
  Ramirez 2b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Cardenal ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Falcone p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hausman p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pacella p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hodges ph                   1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Kobel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   4   4   4       4  10      24   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Ramirez-Mazzilli.
E: Mankowski (3), Flynn (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Hodges (1,off Richard); Morales (2,off Smith).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Mazzilli (6,2nd base off Richard/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Leonard rf                    5   2   2   1       0   2       1   0
Reynolds ss                   3   1   1   0       0   1       0   3
Morgan 2b                     4   0   1   1       0   2       0   0
  Landestoy 2b                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Howe 1b                       4   1   2   1       0   0      10   1
Cabell 3b                     4   2   3   1       0   0       0   2
  Gonzalez 3b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cruz lf                       4   1   1   0       0   2       4   0
Cedeno cf                     4   0   0   0       0   4       1   0
Ashby c                       3   0   2   1       1   0       9   2
Richard p                     4   0   0   1       0   1       1   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   7  12   6       1  12      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Cabell (3,off Falcone); Reynolds (1,off Hausman); Howe (1,off Hausman).
HR: Leonard (1,5th inning off Falcone 0 on 0 out).
SH: Reynolds (4,off Falcone).
IBB: Ashby (4,by Hausman).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cruz (3,2nd base off Hausman/Stearns).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Falcone L(1-1)                5     8   5   4   0   8   1  24
Hausman                       1.1   3   2   2   1   2   0   7
Pacella                       0.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Kobel                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8    12   7   6   1  12   1  37

Falcone faced 2 batters in the 6th inning
WP: Falcone (1).
IBB: Hausman (1,Ashby).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard W(3-0)                8.1   3   4   4   4   8   0  32
Smith                         0.2   1   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     4   4   4   4  10   0  35

WP: Richard (1).

Umpires: HP - Eric Gregg, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - Satch Davidson, 3B - Dave Pallone
Time of Game: 2:52   Attendance: 24140


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Taveras             ss        Leonard             rf
2. Stearns             c         Reynolds            ss
3. Mazzilli            1b        Morgan              2b
4. Youngblood          rf        Howe                1b
5. Jorgensen           lf        Cabell              3b
6. Morales             cf        Cruz                lf
7. Mankowski           3b        Cedeno              cf
8. Flynn               2b        Ashby               c
9. Falcone             p         Richard             p

METS 1ST: Taveras grounded out (shortstop to first); Stearns
struck out (catcher to first); Mazzilli struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Leonard singled to center; Reynolds out on a
sacrifice bunt (third to first) [Leonard to second]; Morgan
struck out; Howe singled to center [Leonard scored]; Cabell
forced Howe (shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 1.

METS 2ND: Youngblood was called out on strikes; Jorgensen
walked; Morales flied out to right; Mankowski struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz struck out; Cedeno was called out on strikes;
Ashby singled to left; Richard struck out but Ashby advanced to
second and Richard advanced to first on a wild pitch; Leonard
forced Richard (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 1.

METS 3RD: Flynn grounded out (third to first); Falcone lined to
left; Taveras struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros
1.

ASTROS 3RD: Reynolds struck out; Morgan flied out to center;
Howe flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

METS 4TH: Stearns grounded out (first to pitcher); Mazzilli
flied out to left; Youngblood struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Cabell doubled to left; Cruz struck out; Cedeno
struck out; Ashby singled to left [Cabell scored]; Richard flied
out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

METS 5TH: Jorgensen singled to right; Richard threw a wild pitch
[Jorgensen to second]; Morales flied out to center; Mankowski
singled to left [Jorgensen scored]; Flynn made an out to first;
Falcone grounded out (catcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Leonard homered; Reynolds flied out to center;
Morgan struck out; Howe flied out to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Mets 1, Astros 3.

METS 6TH: Taveras struck out; Stearns struck out; Mazzilli
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Cabell singled to right; Cruz singled to right
[Cabell to third]; HAUSMAN REPLACED FALCONE (PITCHING); Cruz
stole second; Cedeno struck out; Ashby was walked intentionally;
Richard forced Ashby (shortstop to second) [Cabell scored, Cruz
scored (error by Flynn) (unearned) (no RBI)]; Leonard struck
out; 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 5.

METS 7TH: Youngblood grounded out (third to first); Jorgensen
flied out to left; Morales popped to first in foul territory; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Reynolds doubled to right; Morgan singled to right
[Reynolds scored, Morgan out at second (right to first to second
to first)]; Howe doubled to left; PACELLA REPLACED HAUSMAN
(PITCHING); Cabell singled to right [Howe scored]; Cruz flied
out to center; Cedeno struck out; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1,
Astros 7.

METS 8TH: LANDESTOY REPLACED MORGAN (PLAYING 2B); GONZALEZ
REPLACED CABELL (PLAYING 3B); Mankowski walked; Flynn forced
Mankowski (shortstop to second); HODGES BATTED FOR PACELLA;
Hodges doubled to left [Flynn scored]; Taveras grounded out
(second to first) [Hodges to third]; Stearns flied out to left;
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 7.

ASTROS 8TH: RAMIREZ REPLACED FLYNN (PLAYING 2B); KOBEL REPLACED
HODGES (PITCHING); Ashby reached on an error by Mankowski;
Debut game for Mario Ramirez; Richard lined into a double
play (second to first) [Ashby out at first]; Leonard was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 7.

METS 9TH: Mazzilli walked; Mazzilli stole second; Youngblood
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Mazzilli to third]; Jorgensen
walked; SMITH REPLACED RICHARD (PITCHING); Morales doubled to
left [Mazzilli scored, Jorgensen scored]; Mankowski struck out;
CARDENAL BATTED FOR RAMIREZ; Cardenal struck out; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Mets 4, Astros 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             4   4   2    4
 Astros           7  12   0    6


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