Houston Astros 4, St. Louis Cardinals 2
Regular Season Game 21
Played on Saturday, May 3, 1980 (N) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    0  2  0    1  1  0    0  0  0  -   4  8  0
STL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  2  0  -   2  4  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl rf                       4   0   2   1       1   0       2   0
Reynolds ss                   4   0   0   0       0   0       2   6
Walling 1b                    2   1   0   0       3   0      14   1
Morgan 2b                     3   0   0   0       2   0       1   2
Cruz lf                       4   0   2   1       0   0       1   0
Cabell 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   5
Cedeno cf                     3   2   1   0       1   0       1   0
Ashby c                       4   1   1   1       0   0       4   0
Ruhle p                       4   0   2   1       0   0       1   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   4   8   4       7   1      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Cabell-Morgan-Walling, Reynolds-Walling.

BATTING - 
2B: Ashby (5,off Martinez); Ruhle (1,off Martinez).
SH: Reynolds (7,off Borbon).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno 2 (13,2nd base off Martinez/Simmons 2).
CS: Cruz (3,2nd base by Moore/Simmons).

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Templeton ss                  4   0   1   0       0   0       3   1
Oberkfell 2b                  3   0   1   0       1   0       2   3
Hernandez 1b                  4   0   0   0       0   0      10   0
Simmons c                     3   1   1   0       0   1       1   1
Bonds lf                      3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Hendrick rf                   3   1   1   2       0   1       5   0
Reitz 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
Scott cf                      3   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Martinez p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Moore p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Carbo ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Borbon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Iorg ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   2   4   2       1   4      27  11

BATTING - 
2B: Oberkfell (4,off Ruhle).
HR: Hendrick (4,8th inning off Ruhle 1 on 1 out).
GDP: Hernandez (5,off Ruhle); Oberkfell (5,off Ruhle).
Team LOB: 1.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ruhle W(1-1)                  8.2   4   2   2   1   4   1  29
Sambito SV(2)                 0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     4   2   2   1   4   1  30


St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Martinez L(1-2)               3.2   4   3   3   5   0   0  19
Moore                         2.1   2   1   1   1   0   0   9
Borbon                        3     2   0   0   1   1   0  12
Totals                        9     8   4   4   7   1   0  40

BK: Moore (1).

Umpires: HP - Frank Pulli, 1B - Dutch Rennert, 2B - Steve Fields, 3B - Ed Montague
Time of Game: 2:10   Attendance: 23292


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Puhl                rf        Templeton           ss
2. Reynolds            ss        Oberkfell           2b
3. Walling             1b        Hernandez           1b
4. Morgan              2b        Simmons             c
5. Cruz                lf        Bonds               lf
6. Cabell              3b        Hendrick            rf
7. Cedeno              cf        Reitz               3b
8. Ashby               c         Scott               cf
9. Ruhle               p         Martinez            p

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl grounded out (second to first); Reynolds flied
out to right; Walling walked; Morgan walked [Walling to second];
Cruz popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Templeton grounded out (first to pitcher);
Oberkfell walked; Hernandez grounded into a double play (third
to second to first) [Oberkfell out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cabell grounded out (third to first); Cedeno singled
to center; Cedeno stole second; Ashby doubled to right [Cedeno
scored]; Ruhle grounded out (third to first); Puhl singled to
right [Ashby scored]; Reynolds flied out to left; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Simmons was called out on strikes; Bonds grounded
out (shortstop to first); Hendrick grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Walling popped to third; Morgan walked; Morgan was
picked off first (pitcher to first); Cruz flied out to center; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Reitz grounded out (third to first); Scott
grounded out (shortstop to first); Martinez grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cabell flied out to right; Cedeno walked; Cedeno
stole second; Ashby popped to second; Ruhle doubled to left
[Cedeno scored]; Puhl walked; MOORE REPLACED MARTINEZ
(PITCHING); Reynolds popped to second; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 3, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Templeton singled to right; Oberkfell grounded
into a double play (shortstop to first) [Templeton out at
second]; Hernandez grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Walling walked; Moore balked [Walling to second];
Morgan flied to right in foul territory [Walling to third]; Cruz
singled to center [Walling scored]; Cruz was caught stealing
second (catcher to shortstop); Cabell flied to right in foul
territory; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 5TH: Simmons grounded out (first unassisted); Bonds
grounded out (shortstop to first); Hendrick was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); Ashby
grounded out (third to first); Ruhle singled to center; Puhl
flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals
0.

CARDINALS 6TH: Reitz grounded out (third to first); Scott was
called out on strikes; CARBO BATTED FOR MOORE; Carbo flied out
to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 7TH: BORBON REPLACED CARBO (PITCHING); Reynolds grounded
out (third to first); Walling walked; Morgan popped to
shortstop; Cruz singled to left [Walling to second]; Cabell was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 7TH: Templeton lined to shortstop; Oberkfell grounded
out (shortstop to first); Hernandez flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Cedeno flied out to right; Ashby grounded out
(second to first); Ruhle grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 8TH: Simmons singled to right; Bonds popped to first
in foul territory; Hendrick homered [Simmons scored]; Reitz
popped to third in foul territory; Scott struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Puhl singled to shortstop; Reynolds out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Puhl to second]; Walling
flied out to left; Morgan flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 9TH: IORG BATTED FOR BORBON; Iorg flied out to right;
Templeton grounded out (second to first); Oberkfell doubled to
left; SAMBITO REPLACED RUHLE (PITCHING); Hernandez lined to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   8   0    9
 Cardinals        2   4   0    1


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