Houston Astros 8, New York Mets 5
Regular Season Game 36
Played on Thursday, May 22, 1980 (N) at Shea Stadium

HOU N    1  0  2    0  2  1    2  0  0  -   8 17  1
NY  N    0  1  0    1  0  0    3  0  0  -   5 13  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy 2b                  6   1   3   0       0   1       1   4
Reynolds ss                   5   1   2   1       0   0       3   4
Puhl rf                       4   0   0   0       1   0       4   0
Cruz lf                       5   0   2   0       0   1       0   0
Leonard 1b                    5   2   1   0       0   1       9   0
  Bergman 1b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Cabell 3b                     3   3   3   1       0   0       0   1
  Gonzalez 3b                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Cedeno cf                     5   1   2   2       0   1       0   0
Ashby c                       4   0   2   2       0   0       4   2
  Pujols pr,c                 1   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Niekro p                      4   0   2   1       0   1       0   1
  LaCorte p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       44   8  17   7       1   5      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Ashby-Landestoy, Landestoy-Reynolds-Bergman.
E: Gonzalez (1).
PB: Ashby (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Leonard (3,off Kobel); Niekro (2,off Kobel).
HR: Reynolds (2,1st inning off Bomback 0 on 1 out); Cedeno (3,5th inning off
Kobel 1 on 1 out).
HBP: Cabell (1,by Bomback).
GDP: Puhl (1,off Hausman).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Landestoy (2,2nd base off Hausman/Stearns); Leonard (3,2nd base off Hausman/Stearns).
CS: Landestoy (1,2nd base by Bomback/Stearns).

New York Mets                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Mazzilli 1b                   4   1   1   0       1   2       7   0
  Ramirez 3b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Taveras ss                    5   1   4   0       0   0       3   3
Jorgensen rf,cf,1b            5   2   2   2       0   0       5   0
Stearns c                     5   0   2   0       0   0       6   1
Morales cf                    4   0   1   0       0   2       3   0
  Glynn p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Hodges ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Henderson lf                  4   1   3   1       0   1       2   0
Maddox 3b,cf                  2   0   0   0       2   0       0   0
Flynn 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       0   5
Bomback p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kobel p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Norman ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hausman p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pacella p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cardenal ph,rf              1   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Totals                       37   5  13   3       4   6      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Flynn-Taveras-Mazzilli.
E: Taveras (8), Maddox (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Henderson (5,off Niekro); Jorgensen 2 (4,off Niekro 2).
3B: Henderson (2,off Niekro).
GDP: Jorgensen (4,off LaCorte).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Taveras (2,2nd base by Niekro/Ashby).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niekro W(5-3)                 6.2  11   5   4   3   3   0  32
LaCorte SV(4)                 2.1   2   0   0   1   3   0   9
Totals                        9    13   5   4   4   6   0  41

WP: Niekro 2 (5).

New York Mets                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bomback                       1.1   5   1   1   0   0   1  10
Kobel L(0-4)                  3.2   6   4   4   0   0   1  17
Hausman                       1     5   3   2   0   1   0   8
Pacella                       1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Glynn                         2     1   0   0   1   2   0   8
Totals                        9    17   8   7   1   5   2  46

Hausman faced 4 batters in the 7th inning
HBP: Bomback (1,Cabell).

Umpires: HP - Dave Pallone, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - Satch Davidson, 3B - Eric Gregg
Ejections: Lee Mazzilli by Dave Pallone [Balls and strikes (Foul
tip)]
Time of Game: 2:55   Attendance: 7812


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy singled to right; Landestoy was caught
stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Reynolds homered; Puhl
flied out to center; Cruz singled to left; Leonard reached on an
error by Taveras [Cruz to second]; Cabell was hit by a pitch
[Cruz to third, Leonard to second]; Cedeno flied out to center;
1 R, 3 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

METS 1ST: Mazzilli grounded out (first unassisted); Taveras
grounded out (shortstop to first); Jorgensen flied out to right;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Ashby grounded out (second to first); Niekro singled
to right; Landestoy singled to left [Niekro to second]; KOBEL
REPLACED BOMBACK (PITCHING); Reynolds grounded out (second to
first) [Niekro to third, Landestoy to second]; Puhl popped to
shortstop; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Mets 0.

METS 2ND: Stearns singled to center; Morales hit into a double
play (catcher to second) [Stearns out at second]; Henderson
doubled to left; Niekro threw a wild pitch [Henderson to third];
Niekro threw a wild pitch [Henderson scored]; Maddox walked;
Flynn grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Mets 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Cruz popped to catcher in foul territory; Leonard
doubled to left; Cabell singled to center [Leonard to third];
Cedeno flied out to left; Ashby singled to center [Leonard
scored, Cabell to second]; Niekro doubled to left [Cabell
scored, Ashby to third]; Landestoy grounded out (second to
first); 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 1.

METS 3RD: Kobel grounded out (pitcher to first); Mazzilli was
called out on strikes; Taveras singled to left; Taveras was
caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Reynolds flied out to right; Puhl grounded out
(pitcher to first); Cruz flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 1.

METS 4TH: Jorgensen doubled to left; Ashby allowed a passed ball
[Jorgensen to third]; Stearns grounded out (third to first);
Morales was called out on strikes; Henderson tripled to right
[Jorgensen scored]; Maddox made an out to first; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 3, Mets 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Leonard flied out to center; Cabell singled to left;
Cedeno homered [Cabell scored]; Ashby flied out to left; Niekro
grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
5, Mets 2.

METS 5TH: Flynn grounded out (shortstop to first); NORMAN BATTED
FOR KOBEL; Norman flied out to right; Mazzilli walked; On a bunt
Taveras singled to pitcher [Mazzilli to second]; Jorgensen flied
out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Mets 2.

ASTROS 6TH: HAUSMAN REPLACED NORMAN (PITCHING); Landestoy
singled to right; Landestoy stole second; Reynolds singled to
center [Landestoy to third]; Puhl grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Landestoy scored, Reynolds out
at second]; Cruz struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6,
Mets 2.

METS 6TH: Stearns grounded out (shortstop to first); Morales
struck out; Henderson singled to right; Maddox walked [Henderson
to second]; Flynn flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 6, Mets 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Leonard reached on an error by Maddox; Leonard stole
second; Cabell singled to center [Leonard scored (unearned)];
Cedeno singled to center [Cabell to second]; Ashby singled to
right [Cabell scored, Cedeno to third]; PUJOLS RAN FOR ASHBY;
PACELLA REPLACED HAUSMAN (PITCHING); Niekro struck out;
Landestoy was called out on strikes; Reynolds grounded out
(shortstop to first); 2 R (1 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8,
Mets 2.

METS 7TH: GONZALEZ REPLACED CABELL (PLAYING 3B); PUJOLS STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING C ); CARDENAL BATTED FOR PACELLA; Cardenal
grounded out (second to first); Mazzilli singled to second;
Taveras singled to center [Mazzilli to second]; Jorgensen
doubled to right [Mazzilli scored, Taveras scored]; Stearns made
an out to shortstop; Morales singled to third [Jorgensen scored
(error by Gonzalez) (unearned), Morales to second]; LACORTE
REPLACED NIEKRO (PITCHING); Henderson was called out on strikes;
3 R (2 ER), 4 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Mets 5.

ASTROS 8TH: JORGENSEN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); GLYNN
REPLACED MORALES (PITCHING); CARDENAL STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING
RF); Puhl walked; Cruz singled to right [Puhl to third]; Leonard
was called out on strikes; Gonzalez flied out to right; Cedeno
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Mets 5.

METS 8TH: BERGMAN REPLACED LEONARD (PLAYING 1B); Maddox grounded
out (third to first); Flynn grounded out (second to first);
Cardenal walked; Mazzilli struck out; Lee Mazzilli ejected by
HP umpire Dave Pallone; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8,
Mets 5.

ASTROS 9TH: RAMIREZ REPLACED MAZZILLI (PLAYING 3B); JORGENSEN
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); MADDOX CHANGED POSITIONS
(PLAYING CF); Pujols grounded out (second to first); LaCorte
grounded out (third to first); Landestoy grounded out (pitcher
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Mets 5.

METS 9TH: On a bunt Taveras singled to third; Jorgensen grounded
into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Taveras out
at second]; Stearns singled to right; HODGES BATTED FOR GLYNN;
Hodges was called out on strikes; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
8, Mets 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  17   1   11
 Mets             5  13   2    9


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