New York Mets 5, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 35
Played on Wednesday, May 21, 1980 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   1  4  3
NY  N    0  2  0    0  1  0    2  0  x  -   5  8  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy 2b                  4   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
Puhl lf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Leonard rf                    3   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
Cedeno cf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Cabell 3b                     4   1   1   1       0   1       3   1
Howe 1b                       3   0   0   0       0   1       9   1
  Morgan ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pujols c                      2   0   1   0       1   0       3   3
  Walling ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Reynolds ss                   3   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
  Cruz ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Richard p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Gonzalez ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       32   1   4   1       3   7      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Pujols-Howe-Cabell, Landestoy-Howe.
E: Landestoy (2), Howe (1), Pujols (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (5,off Falcone).
HR: Cabell (1,7th inning off Falcone 0 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 7.

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Mazzilli 1b                   3   1   2   2       1   0       9   0
Taveras ss                    3   0   3   2       0   0       2   3
Jorgensen rf                  4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Henderson lf                  4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Stearns c                     3   1   0   0       1   0       9   0
Morales cf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Maddox 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Flynn 2b                      2   3   0   0       1   0       1   4
Falcone p                     2   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Allen p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   5   8   5       3   3      27   7

FIELDING - 
E: Taveras (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Mazzilli (7,off Richard).
SH: Taveras (4,off Richard); Falcone (4,off Richard).
GDP: Jorgensen (3,off Richard).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Stearns (4,2nd base off Richard/Pujols); Taveras 2 (7,2nd base off Richard/Pujols
2).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard L(4-3)                7     7   5   1   3   2   0  30
Smith                         1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        8     8   5   1   3   3   0  34


New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Falcone W(3-2)                8     4   1   1   2   6   1  31
Allen SV(7)                   1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Totals                        9     4   1   1   3   7   1  35

Falcone faced 2 batters in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Eric Gregg, 1B - Dave Pallone, 2B - Ed Vargo, 3B - Satch Davidson
Time of Game: 2:37   Attendance: 4233


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                New York Mets            
1. Landestoy           2b        Mazzilli            1b
2. Puhl                lf        Taveras             ss
3. Leonard             rf        Jorgensen           rf
4. Cedeno              cf        Henderson           lf
5. Cabell              3b        Stearns             c
6. Howe                1b        Morales             cf
7. Pujols              c         Maddox              3b
8. Reynolds            ss        Flynn               2b
9. Richard             p         Falcone             p

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy flied out to center; Puhl flied out to
right; Leonard flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Mazzilli walked; Taveras sacrifice bunted into a
double play (catcher to first) [Mazzilli out at third (first to
third)]; Jorgensen singled to shortstop; Henderson made an out
to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cedeno reached on an error by Taveras; Cabell struck
out; On a bunt Howe grounded out (catcher unassisted) [Cedeno
stayed at first]; Art Howe called for interference;
Pujols grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Stearns walked; Stearns stole second; Morales flied
out to center; Maddox was called out on strikes; Flynn reached
on an error by Howe [Stearns to third]; Falcone singled to
second [Stearns scored (unearned), Flynn to second]; Mazzilli
singled to right [Flynn scored (unearned), Falcone out at third
(right to third)]; 2 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets
2.

ASTROS 3RD: Reynolds grounded out (second to first); Richard
struck out; Landestoy was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

METS 3RD: Taveras singled to right; Jorgensen grounded into a
double play (second to first) [Taveras out at second]; Henderson
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Puhl grounded out (second to first); Leonard
grounded out (second to first); Cedeno was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

METS 4TH: Stearns lined to third; Morales grounded out (pitcher
to first); Maddox flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Cabell made an out to shortstop; Howe made an out to
second; Pujols singled to center; Reynolds struck out; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 2.

METS 5TH: Flynn walked; Falcone out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher
to second) [Flynn to second]; Mazzilli flied out to center;
Taveras singled to center [Flynn scored]; Taveras stole second
[Taveras to third (error by Pujols)]; Jorgensen flied out to
center; 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Richard grounded out (shortstop to first); Landestoy
grounded out (shortstop to first); Puhl singled to center;
Leonard grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Mets 3.

METS 6TH: Henderson grounded out (shortstop to first); Stearns
grounded out (shortstop to first); Morales grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Mets 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Cedeno made an out to shortstop; Cabell homered;
Howe struck out; Pujols walked; Reynolds flied out to left; 1 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 3.

METS 7TH: Maddox flied out to right; Flynn reached on an error
by Landestoy [Flynn to second]; Falcone made an out to first
[Flynn to third]; Mazzilli doubled to right [Flynn scored
(unearned)]; Taveras singled to right [Mazzilli scored
(unearned)]; Taveras stole second; Jorgensen flied out to left;
2 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 5.

ASTROS 8TH: GONZALEZ BATTED FOR RICHARD; Gonzalez flied out to
center; Landestoy popped to catcher in foul territory; Puhl
flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 5.

METS 8TH: SMITH REPLACED GONZALEZ (PITCHING); Henderson singled
to right; Stearns grounded out (catcher to first) [Henderson to
second]; Morales struck out; Maddox grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 5.

ASTROS 9TH: Leonard walked; Cedeno doubled to left [Leonard to
third]; ALLEN REPLACED FALCONE (PITCHING); Cabell grounded out
(first unassisted); MORGAN BATTED FOR HOWE; Morgan lined to
first; WALLING BATTED FOR PUJOLS; Walling walked; CRUZ BATTED
FOR REYNOLDS; Cruz was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   4   3    7
 Mets             5   8   1    5


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