Houston Astros 4, St. Louis Cardinals 2
Regular Season Game 22
Played on Sunday, May 4, 1980 (D) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    0  1  1    1  0  1    0  0  0  -   4  9  2
STL N    1  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   2 10  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy 2b                  5   1   1   0       0   0       0   5
Gonzalez ss                   5   0   1   0       0   0       3   2
Puhl rf                       4   0   2   1       0   0       1   1
Howe 1b                       3   0   0   0       1   1       8   1
Cabell 3b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       3   2
Cedeno cf                     4   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Cruz lf                       2   1   1   2       1   0       3   0
Pujols c                      4   0   0   0       0   1       6   1
Forsch p                      3   0   2   1       0   1       0   0
  Sambito p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  LaCorte p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   4   9   4       2   4      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Puhl-Pujols, Landestoy-Gonzalez-Howe, Howe-Gonzalez-Howe.
E: Cabell (5), Pujols (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Cabell (5,off Sykes); Landestoy (2,off Sykes); Forsch (1,off Sykes).
3B: Cedeno (2,off Sykes).
SF: Cruz (3,off Sykes).
GDP: Cabell (5,off Sykes).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Gonzalez (1,2nd base off Thomas/Kennedy); Cruz 2 (6,2nd base off Thomas/Kennedy,2nd
base off Littell/Kennedy).

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Templeton ss                  5   1   1   0       0   1       3   2
Oberkfell 2b                  3   0   0   0       0   0       3   4
  Simmons ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Phillips 2b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Hernandez 1b                  4   0   1   0       0   0      10   0
Iorg lf                       4   0   3   1       0   1       2   0
Kennedy c                     4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
xHendrick rf                  3   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Reitz 3b                      2   0   1   1       1   0       0   3
  Herr pr                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Scott cf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Sykes p                       1   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Thomas p                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Carbo ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Littell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bonds ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       34   2  10   2       1   5      27  12

x - reached first on interference.
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Templeton-Oberkfell-Hernandez.
E: Kennedy (2), Reitz (2).

BATTING - 
3B: Hendrick (2,off Forsch).
SF: Reitz (3,off Forsch).
GDP: Oberkfell (6,off Forsch); Kennedy (1,off Forsch).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch W(4-0)                 6.2   9   2   2   1   1   0  28
Sambito                       1.2   1   0   0   0   2   0   7
LaCorte SV(3)                 0.2   0   0   0   0   2   0   2
Totals                        9    10   2   2   1   5   0  37


St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sykes L(1-3)                  4     7   3   3   1   1   0  19
Thomas                        3     2   1   0   0   2   0  12
Littell                       2     0   0   0   1   1   0   7
Totals                        9     9   4   3   2   4   0  38


Umpires: HP - Dutch Rennert, 1B - Steve Fields, 3B - Frank Pulli
Time of Game: 2:37   Attendance: 17262


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Landestoy           2b        Templeton           ss
2. Gonzalez            ss        Oberkfell           2b
3. Puhl                rf        Hernandez           1b
4. Howe                1b        Iorg                lf
5. Cabell              3b        Kennedy             c
6. Cedeno              cf        Hendrick            rf
7. Cruz                lf        Reitz               3b
8. Pujols              c         Scott               cf
9. Forsch              p         Sykes               p

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy grounded out (third to first); Gonzalez
flied out to center; Puhl singled to center; Howe forced Puhl
(third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Templeton singled to right; Oberkfell lined to
left; Hernandez singled to left [Templeton to second]; Iorg
singled to center [Templeton scored, Hernandez to third];
Kennedy hit into a double play (right to catcher) [Hernandez out
at home]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Cabell doubled to left; Cedeno grounded out (second
to first) [Cabell to third]; Cruz singled to center [Cabell
scored]; Pujols forced Cruz (shortstop to second); Forsch struck
out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 2ND: Hendrick grounded out (third to first); Reitz
grounded out (third to first); Scott flied out to center; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Landestoy doubled to right; Gonzalez lined to first;
Puhl singled to right [Landestoy scored, Puhl to second (on
throw to home)]; Howe walked; Cabell grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Howe out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Sykes singled to right; Templeton popped to
third; Oberkfell popped to third in foul territory; Hernandez
forced Sykes (second to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno tripled to right; Cruz hit a sacrifice fly to
left [Cedeno scored]; Pujols lined to shortstop; Forsch doubled
to left; Landestoy grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 4TH: Iorg singled to left; Kennedy flied out to
center; Hendrick struck out; Reitz walked [Iorg to second];
Scott grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 3, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 5TH: THOMAS REPLACED SYKES (PITCHING); Gonzalez singled
to right; Gonzalez stole second; Puhl grounded out (second to
first) [Gonzalez to third]; Howe struck out; Cabell grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 5TH: Thomas singled to center; Templeton flied out to
left; Oberkfell grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [Thomas out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
3, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Cedeno flied out to right; Cruz reached on an error
by Reitz; Cruz stole second; Pujols struck out; Forsch singled
to right [Cruz scored (unearned)]; Landestoy forced Forsch
(second to shortstop); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4,
Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 6TH: Hernandez grounded out (first unassisted); Iorg
singled to right; Kennedy grounded into a double play (first to
shortstop to first) [Iorg out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Gonzalez flied to left in foul territory; Puhl lined
to right; Howe grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 7TH: Hendrick tripled to left; Reitz hit a sacrifice
fly to center [Hendrick scored]; Scott singled to first; CARBO
BATTED FOR THOMAS; Carbo flied out to left; Templeton reached on
an error by Cabell [Scott to second]; SAMBITO REPLACED FORSCH
(PITCHING); SIMMONS BATTED FOR OBERKFELL; Simmons struck out; 1
R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 8TH: PHILLIPS REPLACED SIMMONS (PLAYING 2B); LITTELL
REPLACED CARBO (PITCHING); Cabell grounded out (second to
first); Cedeno struck out; Cruz walked; Cruz stole second;
Pujols flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4,
Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 8TH: Hernandez grounded out (second to first); Iorg
was called out on strikes; Kennedy grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Sambito flied out to center; Landestoy popped to
shortstop; Gonzalez popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 9TH: Hendrick reached on catcher's interference by
Pujols; Reitz singled to center [Hendrick to second]; HERR RAN
FOR REITZ; On a bunt Scott forced Hendrick (catcher to third)
[Herr to second]; LACORTE REPLACED SAMBITO (PITCHING); BONDS
BATTED FOR LITTELL; Bonds struck out; Templeton struck out; 0 R,
1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   9   2    7
 Cardinals        2  10   2    8


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