Houston Astros 5, San Francisco Giants 0
Regular Season Game 44
Played on Saturday, May 31, 1980 (D) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    0  2  0    2  1  0    0  0  0  -   5  8  1
SF  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  3  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl cf                       5   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
Reynolds ss                   4   0   0   0       0   0       3   4
Morgan 2b                     4   1   1   1       0   2       2   3
Cruz lf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Walling rf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Cabell 3b                     4   1   0   0       0   1       0   1
Howe 1b                       4   2   1   1       0   0      10   0
Ashby c                       2   1   2   0       2   0       6   1
Richard p                     4   0   1   1       0   3       0   0
Totals                       35   5   8   4       2   6      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Morgan-Reynolds-Howe, Morgan-Reynolds-Howe, Howe.
E: Reynolds (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Howe (4,off Montefusco).
HR: Morgan (4,5th inning off Montefusco 0 on 0 out).
IBB: Ashby (8,by Montefusco).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cruz (13,2nd base off Montefusco/May).

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
North cf                      3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Strain 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Lavelle p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Griffin p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wohlford ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Clark rf                      3   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
McCovey 1b                    3   0   0   0       0   1       7   1
Evans 3b                      3   0   1   0       0   2       3   2
Whitfield lf                  2   0   1   0       1   0       3   0
May c                         3   0   0   0       0   1       7   0
LeMaster ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Montefusco p                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Stennett ph,2b              2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                       27   0   3   0       2   6      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Stennett-McCovey.
E: Clark (2), Evans (9).

BATTING - 
GDP: Strain (1,off Richard); McCovey (2,off Richard).
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: North (7,2nd base by Richard/Ashby).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard W(6-3)                9     3   0   0   2   6   0  29


San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Montefusco L(2-4)             6     8   5   3   1   4   1  28
Lavelle                       2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
Griffin                       1     0   0   0   1   1   0   3
Totals                        9     8   5   3   2   6   1  37

IBB: Montefusco (2,Ashby).

Umpires: HP - Andy Olsen, 1B - Nick Colosi, 2B - Fred Brocklander, 3B - Doug Harvey
Time of Game: 2:15   Attendance: 11649


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Francisco Giants     
1. Puhl                cf        North               cf
2. Reynolds            ss        Strain              2b
3. Morgan              2b        Clark               rf
4. Cruz                lf        McCovey             1b
5. Walling             rf        Evans               3b
6. Cabell              3b        Whitfield           lf
7. Howe                1b        May                 c
8. Ashby               c         LeMaster            ss
9. Richard             p         Montefusco          p

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl flied out to left; Reynolds flied out to right;
Morgan struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: North reached on an error by Reynolds; North was
caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Strain struck
out; Clark made an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Giants 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz flied out to left; Walling singled to center;
Cabell forced Walling (first to shortstop); Howe doubled to left
[Cabell scored]; Ashby was walked intentionally; Richard singled
to left [Howe scored, Ashby to third]; Puhl made an out to
second; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 0.

GIANTS 2ND: McCovey struck out; Evans was called out on strikes;
Whitfield walked; May struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
2, Giants 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Reynolds popped to third in foul territory; Morgan
popped to catcher in foul territory; Cruz singled to right; Cruz
stole second; Walling grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 0.

GIANTS 3RD: LeMaster flied out to left; Montefusco struck out;
North grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Giants 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cabell grounded out (shortstop to first); Howe
reached on an error by Evans; Ashby singled to right [Howe
scored (error by Clark) (unearned), Ashby to second]; Richard
struck out; Puhl singled to right [Ashby scored (unearned)];
Reynolds flied out to left; 2 R (0 ER), 2 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
4, Giants 0.

GIANTS 4TH: Strain flied out to right; Clark grounded out (third
to first); McCovey grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Morgan homered; Cruz made an out to shortstop;
Walling grounded out (second to first); Cabell struck out; 1 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 0.

GIANTS 5TH: Evans singled to right; Whitfield flied out to left;
May flied out to center; LeMaster grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Howe grounded out (third to first); Ashby singled to
left; Richard struck out; Puhl flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 0.

GIANTS 6TH: STENNETT BATTED FOR MONTEFUSCO; Stennett flied out
to center; North walked; Strain grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [North out at second]; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 0.

ASTROS 7TH: LAVELLE REPLACED STRAIN (PITCHING); STENNETT STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Reynolds lined to third; Morgan struck
out; Cruz grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 0.

GIANTS 7TH: Clark singled to right; McCovey grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Clark out at
second]; Evans was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 5, Giants 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Walling made an out to third; Cabell flied out to
right; Howe grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 5, Giants 0.

GIANTS 8TH: Whitfield singled to left; May lined into a double
play (first unassisted) [Whitfield out at first]; LeMaster flied
out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 0.

ASTROS 9TH: GRIFFIN REPLACED LAVELLE (PITCHING); Ashby walked;
Richard struck out; Puhl lined into a double play (second to
first) [Ashby out at first]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5,
Giants 0.

GIANTS 9TH: Stennett made an out to second; North grounded out
(second to first); WOHLFORD BATTED FOR GRIFFIN; Wohlford
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
5, Giants 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5   8   1    5
 Giants           0   3   2    2


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