Houston Astros 8, Montreal Expos 4
Regular Season Game 24
Played on Tuesday, May 6, 1980 (D) at Stade Olympique

HOU N    5  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  1  -   8 14  1
MON N    0  0  0    1  0  2    0  0  1  -   4  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy ss                  4   1   2   0       0   1       5   3
Puhl rf,cf                    5   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Morgan 2b                     5   1   1   0       0   0       0   9
Cedeno cf                     3   1   2   1       0   0       1   0
  Walling rf                  2   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Cabell 3b                     3   3   3   2       2   0       1   1
Howe 1b                       5   0   1   1       0   0      12   1
Cruz lf                       5   0   3   4       0   1       3   0
Pujols c                      5   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
Niekro p                      4   0   0   0       1   2       1   1
Totals                       41   8  14   8       3   6      27  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Morgan-Landestoy-Howe.
E: Landestoy (1).
PB: Pujols (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Landestoy (3,off Grimsley); Cabell (6,off Grimsley).
SH: Landestoy (1,off Norman).
GDP: Pujols (1,off Grimsley).
Team LOB: 10.

Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
LeFlore lf                    4   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Scott ss                      3   1   1   0       1   1       1   0
Office cf                     4   1   0   0       0   0       2   0
Valentine rf                  3   1   2   2       0   0       4   0
Carter c                      4   0   1   0       0   1       7   0
Cromartie 1b                  4   0   0   0       0   0       7   1
Macha 3b                      4   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
Bernazard 2b                  4   0   0   0       0   1       2   5
Grimsley p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Almon ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Norman p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hutton ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Murray p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Fryman p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  White ph                    0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Bahnsen p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       32   4   7   3       2   3      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Bernazard-Cromartie.
E: Scott (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Valentine (4,off Niekro); LeFlore (4,off Niekro).
SF: Valentine (1,off Niekro).
GDP: Office (1,off Niekro).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: LeFlore (11,2nd base off Niekro/Pujols).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niekro W(4-1)                 9     7   4   3   2   3   0  35


Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Grimsley L(1-2)               3     8   5   5   0   0   0  17
Norman                        2     1   0   0   2   3   0   9
Murray                        1.1   3   2   2   0   1   0   7
Fryman                        1.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   6
Bahnsen                       1     1   1   1   1   1   0   6
Totals                        9    14   8   8   3   6   0  45


Umpires: HP - Joe West, 1B - Charlie Williams, 2B - Paul Pryor, 3B - John McSherry
Time of Game: 2:33   Attendance: 5503


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Montreal Expos           
1. Landestoy           ss        LeFlore             lf
2. Puhl                rf        Scott               ss
3. Morgan              2b        Office              cf
4. Cedeno              cf        Valentine           rf
5. Cabell              3b        Carter              c
6. Howe                1b        Cromartie           1b
7. Cruz                lf        Macha               3b
8. Pujols              c         Bernazard           2b
9. Niekro              p         Grimsley            p

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy doubled; Puhl singled [Landestoy to
third]; Morgan reached on a fielder's choice [Puhl to second];
Cedeno singled [Landestoy scored, Puhl to third, Morgan to
second]; Cabell doubled [Puhl scored, Morgan scored, Cedeno to
third]; Howe flied out to right; Cruz singled [Cedeno scored,
Cabell scored]; Pujols grounded into a double play (second to
first) [Cruz out at second]; 5 R, 5 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5,
Expos 0.

EXPOS 1ST: LeFlore grounded out (second to first); Scott flied
out to left; Office grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Niekro flied out to left; Landestoy singled; Puhl
flied out to right; Morgan singled [Landestoy to second]; Cedeno
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5,
Expos 0.

EXPOS 2ND: Valentine flied out to left; Carter grounded out
(third to first); Cromartie flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Cabell singled; Howe flied out to center; Cruz
forced Cabell (second to shortstop); Pujols grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 0.

EXPOS 3RD: Macha grounded out (shortstop to first); Bernazard
struck out (catcher to first); ALMON BATTED FOR GRIMSLEY; Almon
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5,
Expos 0.

ASTROS 4TH: NORMAN REPLACED ALMON (PITCHING); Niekro walked;
Landestoy out on a sacrifice bunt (third to first) [Niekro to
second]; Puhl struck out; Morgan grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 0.

EXPOS 4TH: LeFlore singled; Scott struck out; Office forced
LeFlore (second to shortstop) [Office to second (error by
Landestoy)]; Valentine doubled [Office scored]; Carter struck
out; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Cedeno singled; Cabell walked [Cedeno to second];
Howe made an out to second; Cruz struck out; Pujols struck out;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 1.

EXPOS 5TH: Cromartie flied out to left; Macha singled; Bernazard
grounded out (pitcher to first) [Macha to second]; HUTTON BATTED
FOR NORMAN; Hutton grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 1.

ASTROS 6TH: MURRAY REPLACED HUTTON (PITCHING); Niekro grounded
out (second to first); Landestoy struck out; Puhl lined to
pitcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 1.

EXPOS 6TH: PUHL CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); WALLING REPLACED
CEDENO (PLAYING RF); LeFlore doubled; Scott singled [LeFlore to
third]; Pujols allowed a passed ball [LeFlore scored, Scott to
second]; Office grounded out (second to first) [Scott to third];
Valentine hit a sacrifice fly to center [Scott scored
(unearned)]; Carter popped to third in foul territory; 2 R (1
ER), 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Morgan flied out to right; Walling singled; Cabell
singled [Walling to second]; Howe singled [Walling scored,
Cabell to second]; FRYMAN REPLACED MURRAY (PITCHING); Cruz
singled [Cabell scored, Howe to second]; Pujols popped to first
in foul territory; Niekro struck out; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 7, Expos 3.

EXPOS 7TH: Cromartie grounded out (second to first); Macha flied
out to right; Bernazard grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Expos 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Landestoy flied out to right; Puhl flied out to
left; Morgan flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
7, Expos 3.

EXPOS 8TH: WHITE BATTED FOR FRYMAN; White walked; LeFlore forced
White (second to shortstop); LeFlore stole second; Scott walked;
Office grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Scott out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7,
Expos 3.

ASTROS 9TH: BAHNSEN REPLACED WHITE (PITCHING); Walling grounded
out (first to pitcher); Cabell walked; Howe reached on an error
by Scott [Cabell to second]; Cruz singled [Cabell scored, Howe
to second]; Pujols popped to catcher in foul territory; Niekro
struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Expos 3.

EXPOS 9TH: Valentine singled; Carter singled to center
[Valentine to third]; Cromartie lined to shortstop; Macha forced
Carter (second to shortstop) [Valentine scored]; Bernazard
grounded out (first to pitcher); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
8, Expos 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  14   1   10
 Expos            4   7   1    4


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