Houston Astros 4, New York Mets 3 (12 innings)
Regular Season Game 16
Played on Sunday, April 27, 1980 (D) at Astrodome

NY  N    0  0  0    0  0  2    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   3  8  1
HOU N    0  0  1    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   4  7  0
New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cardenal rf                   4   1   1   0       1   1       2   0
  Allen p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Taveras ss                    4   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Mazzilli 1b                   3   0   1   0       2   0      11   2
Youngblood cf,rf              5   0   0   1       0   0       2   1
Jorgensen lf                  5   0   1   1       0   1       1   0
Hodges c                      2   0   0   0       1   1       8   2
  Trevino ph,c                2   0   1   0       0   0       2   1
Maddox 3b                     3   1   0   0       2   0       1   4
Flynn 2b                      5   0   2   0       0   0       2   3
Burris p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Mankowski ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Reardon p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Morales ph,cf               1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38   3   8   3       6   5      34  14

FIELDING - 
E: Taveras (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Flynn (4,off Ryan).
SH: Taveras (1,off Ryan).
SF: Morales (2,off LaCorte).
GDP: Maddox (2,off Ryan); Cardenal (1,off Sambito).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Cardenal (1,3rd base by Ryan/Ashby); Burris (1,2nd base by Ryan/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Leonard rf                    6   0   2   2       0   1       2   0
Reynolds ss                   5   0   0   0       0   1       3   2
Walling 1b                    4   0   0   0       1   0       8   0
Morgan 2b                     2   0   0   0       3   1       6   5
Cruz lf                       4   0   1   0       1   1       1   0
Cabell 3b                     4   0   0   0       1   0       3   5
Cedeno cf                     3   2   1   0       2   0       8   0
Ashby c                       5   1   3   2       0   1       5   2
  Puhl pr                     0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ryan p                        2   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
  Landestoy ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bergman ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  LaCorte p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howe ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       37   4   7   4       9   9      36  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Reynolds-Morgan-Walling, Ashby-Morgan, Morgan-Reynolds-Walling.

BATTING - 
2B: Ashby 2 (3,off Burris,off Allen).
3B: Cedeno (1,off Burris).
HR: Ashby (1,5th inning off Burris 0 on 2 out).
IBB: Cruz (4,by Reardon); Howe (2,by Allen).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Walling (2,2nd base off Reardon/Trevino).
CS: Cruz (2,2nd base by Burris/Hodges); Leonard (1,2nd base by Burris/Hodges);
Cabell (3,2nd base by Allen/Trevino).

PITCHING
New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Burris                        6     5   2   2   1   3   1  21
Reardon                       3     0   0   0   4   5   0  13
Allen L(0-3)                  2.1   2   2   2   4   1   0  12
Totals                       11.1   7   4   4   9   9   1  46

BK: Burris (1).
IBB: Reardon (3,Cruz); Allen (2,Howe).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ryan                          8     5   2   2   6   5   0  32
Sambito                       2     1   0   0   0   0   0   6
LaCorte W(1-0)                2     2   1   1   0   0   0   8
Totals                       12     8   3   3   6   5   0  46


Umpires: HP - Satch Davidson, 1B - Dave Pallone, 2B - Eric Gregg, 3B - Ed Vargo
Time of Game: 3:37   Attendance: 20828


Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Houston Astros           
1. Cardenal            rf        Leonard             rf
2. Taveras             ss        Reynolds            ss
3. Mazzilli            1b        Walling             1b
4. Youngblood          cf        Morgan              2b
5. Jorgensen           lf        Cruz                lf
6. Hodges              c         Cabell              3b
7. Maddox              3b        Cedeno              cf
8. Flynn               2b        Ashby               c
9. Burris              p         Ryan                p

METS 1ST: Cardenal walked; Taveras out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Cardenal to second]; Cardenal was caught
stealing third (catcher to third); Mazzilli singled to right;
Youngblood flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Leonard reached on an error by Taveras; Leonard was
picked off first (pitcher to first); Reynolds flied out to
center; Walling flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 0.

METS 2ND: Jorgensen struck out; Hodges walked; Maddox grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Hodges out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Morgan made an out to shortstop; Cruz grounded out
(first unassisted); Cabell grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

METS 3RD: Flynn doubled to left; Burris reached on a fielder's
choice [Flynn out at third (pitcher to third)]; Cardenal struck
out while Burris was caught stealing second (catcher to second);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Cedeno tripled to left; Ashby doubled to right
[Cedeno scored]; On a bunt Ryan struck out; Leonard grounded out
(first to pitcher); Reynolds was called out on strikes; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

METS 4TH: Taveras was called out on strikes; Mazzilli flied out
to center; Youngblood grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Walling grounded out (second to first); Morgan
walked; Burris balked [Morgan to second]; Cruz singled to center
[Morgan out at third (center to shortstop)]; Cruz was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
0, Astros 1.

METS 5TH: Jorgensen flied out to center; Hodges struck out;
Maddox walked; Flynn grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Cabell grounded out (third to first); Cedeno
grounded out (third to first); Ashby homered; Ryan struck out; 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Astros 2.

METS 6TH: Burris was called out on strikes; Cardenal singled to
right; Taveras singled to left [Cardenal to second]; Mazzilli
walked [Cardenal to third, Taveras to second]; Youngblood forced
Mazzilli (third to second) [Cardenal scored, Taveras to third];
Jorgensen singled to left [Taveras scored, Youngblood to
second]; Hodges grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Leonard singled to center; Leonard was caught
stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Reynolds flied out to
right; Walling flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
2, Astros 2.

METS 7TH: Maddox walked; Flynn grounded out (second to first)
[Maddox to second]; MANKOWSKI BATTED FOR BURRIS; Mankowski flied
out to center; Cardenal flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: REARDON REPLACED MANKOWSKI (PITCHING); Morgan
walked; Cruz struck out; Cabell grounded out (first to second to
first) [Morgan to second]; Cedeno walked; Ashby struck out; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 2.

METS 8TH: Taveras made an out to shortstop; Mazzilli walked;
Youngblood flied out to right; Jorgensen flied out to right; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: LANDESTOY BATTED FOR RYAN; Landestoy struck out;
Leonard struck out; Reynolds popped to catcher in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 2.

METS 9TH: SAMBITO REPLACED LANDESTOY (PITCHING); TREVINO BATTED
FOR HODGES; Trevino made an out to second; Maddox flied out to
center; Flynn grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: TREVINO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Walling walked;
Walling stole second; Morgan struck out; Cruz was walked
intentionally; Cabell grounded out (second to first) [Walling to
third, Cruz to second]; Cedeno popped to first in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 2.

METS 10TH: MORALES BATTED FOR REARDON; Morales singled to
shortstop; Cardenal grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Morales out at second]; Taveras made an out
to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 10TH: ALLEN REPLACED CARDENAL (PITCHING); YOUNGBLOOD
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); MORALES STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING
CF); Ashby grounded out (pitcher unassisted); BERGMAN BATTED FOR
SAMBITO; Bergman struck out; Leonard grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 2.

METS 11TH: LACORTE REPLACED BERGMAN (PITCHING); Mazzilli flied
out to left; Youngblood flied out to center; Jorgensen popped to
third in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 11TH: Reynolds popped to third in foul territory; Walling
flied out to right; Morgan walked; Cruz grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 2, Astros 2.

METS 12TH: Trevino singled to center; Maddox forced Trevino
(third to second); Flynn singled to left [Maddox to third, Flynn
to second (on throw to 3b)]; Morales hit a sacrifice fly to
center [Maddox scored]; Allen grounded out (third to first); 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 12TH: Cabell walked; Cabell was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); Cedeno walked; Ashby doubled to right
[Cedeno to third]; PUHL RAN FOR ASHBY; HOWE BATTED FOR LACORTE;
Howe was walked intentionally; Leonard singled to center [Cedeno
scored, Puhl scored, Howe to second]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Mets 3, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             3   8   1    7
 Astros           4   7   0    8


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