Houston Astros 5, Cincinnati Reds 1
Regular Season Game 18
Played on Wednesday, April 30, 1980 (N) at Riverfront Stadium

HOU N    0  0  1    0  2  1    0  1  0  -   5  9  0
CIN N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  4  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Leonard rf                    5   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
Reynolds ss                   4   0   0   0       0   0       3   3
Walling 1b                    4   1   1   0       0   1       9   0
Morgan 2b                     4   1   2   2       0   0       1   1
Cruz lf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Cabell 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   4
Cedeno cf                     3   2   2   1       1   0       2   0
Ashby c                       4   0   1   1       0   1       9   0
Richard p                     2   1   1   1       0   1       0   1
  Smith p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   5   9   5       1   6      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Ashby (4,off Seaver); Walling (3,off Soto).
HR: Cedeno (2,5th inning off Seaver 0 on 1 out); Richard (1,5th inning off
Seaver 0 on 2 out); Morgan (1,6th inning off Seaver 0 on 1 out).
SH: Richard (2,off Seaver).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno 2 (9,2nd base off Seaver/Bench,2nd base off Hume/Bench).

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Griffey rf                    3   1   0   0       1   1       0   0
Geronimo cf                   4   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
Concepcion ss                 4   0   1   0       0   2       2   3
Knight 3b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   2
Spilman 1b                    3   0   0   0       1   0      11   2
Bench c                       4   0   0   0       0   2       6   0
Cruz lf                       3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Kennedy 2b                    3   0   0   0       0   1       3   5
Seaver p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Soto p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Oester ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Hume p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       31   1   4   1       2   9      27  13

BATTING - 
2B: Geronimo (2,off Richard); Concepcion (5,off Smith).
Team LOB: 5.

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

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard W(4-0)                7.1   3   1   1   2   8   0  27
Smith                         1.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   6
Totals                        9     4   1   1   2   9   0  33


Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Seaver L(1-1)                 6     5   4   4   1   3   3  24
Soto                          2     3   1   1   0   3   0   9
Hume                          1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9     9   5   5   1   6   3  37


Umpires: HP - Lanny Harris, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - Satch Davidson, 3B - Dave Pallone
Time of Game: 2:21   Attendance: 19821


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Leonard             rf        Griffey             rf
2. Reynolds            ss        Geronimo            cf
3. Walling             1b        Concepcion          ss
4. Morgan              2b        Knight              3b
5. Cruz                lf        Spilman             1b
6. Cabell              3b        Bench               c
7. Cedeno              cf        Cruz                lf
8. Ashby               c         Kennedy             2b
9. Richard             p         Seaver              p

ASTROS 1ST: Leonard flied out to center; Reynolds popped to
second; Walling grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Griffey walked; Griffey stole second; Geronimo doubled
to left [Griffey scored]; Concepcion struck out; Knight struck
out; Spilman grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Morgan grounded out (shortstop to first); Cruz
popped to shortstop; Cabell popped to first in foul territory; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

REDS 2ND: Bench popped to shortstop; Cruz struck out; Kennedy
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Cedeno walked; Cedeno stole second; Ashby doubled to
center [Cedeno scored]; Richard out on a sacrifice bunt (third
to second) [Ashby to third]; Leonard struck out; Reynolds
grounded out (first to pitcher); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
1, Reds 1.

REDS 3RD: Seaver grounded out (third to first); Griffey struck
out; Geronimo flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Reds 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Walling struck out; Morgan popped to second; Cruz
popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

REDS 4TH: Concepcion flied out to right; Knight singled to
right; Spilman walked [Knight to second]; Bench grounded out
(third to first) [Knight to third, Spilman to second]; Cruz
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
1, Reds 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Cabell grounded out (third to first); Cedeno
homered; Ashby struck out; Richard homered; Leonard singled to
left; Reynolds forced Leonard (second to shortstop); 2 R, 3 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 1.

REDS 5TH: Kennedy struck out; Seaver struck out; Griffey
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
3, Reds 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Walling grounded out (first unassisted); Morgan
homered; Cruz grounded out (shortstop to first); Cabell grounded
out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 1.

REDS 6TH: Geronimo grounded out (third to first); Concepcion
struck out; Knight grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 1.

ASTROS 7TH: SOTO REPLACED SEAVER (PITCHING); Cedeno flied out to
center; Ashby grounded out (shortstop to first); Richard struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 1.

REDS 7TH: Spilman lined to shortstop; Bench struck out; Cruz
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
4, Reds 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Leonard struck out; Reynolds grounded out (second to
first); Walling doubled to right; Morgan singled to right
[Walling scored]; Cruz singled to right [Morgan to second];
Cabell struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 1.

REDS 8TH: Kennedy flied out to left; OESTER BATTED FOR SOTO;
Oester singled to right; SMITH REPLACED RICHARD (PITCHING);
Griffey forced Oester (shortstop to second); Geronimo lined to
third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 1.

ASTROS 9TH: HUME REPLACED OESTER (PITCHING); Cedeno singled to
third; Cedeno stole second; Ashby grounded out (pitcher to
first); Smith grounded out (second to first); Leonard grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 1.

REDS 9TH: Concepcion doubled to center; Knight grounded out
(shortstop to first); Spilman lined to shortstop; Bench struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5   9   0    5
 Reds             1   4   0    5


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