San Francisco Giants 6, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 45
Played on Sunday, June 1, 1980 (D) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    1  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  6  1
SF  N    0  0  1    1  1  0    0  3  x  -   6 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy ss                  3   1   2   0       0   0       2   3
Puhl cf                       4   0   1   1       0   1       1   0
Morgan 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       3   4
Cruz lf                       4   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Cabell 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   2       1   3
Howe 1b                       3   0   1   0       0   0       8   0
Leonard rf                    3   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Pujols c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Ashby c                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Niekro p                      2   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Andujar p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Gonzalez ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   6   2       0   6      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Cabell-Howe.
E: Leonard (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Niekro (3,off Knepper); Puhl (6,off Knepper); Landestoy (4,off Knepper).
SH: Landestoy (2,off Knepper).
GDP: Leonard (3,off Knepper).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Landestoy (4,2nd base off Knepper/May).

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
North cf                      3   2   2   0       2   0       1   0
Evans 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       2   3
Clark rf                      3   0   1   2       0   0       1   0
McCovey 1b                    4   1   2   0       0   1      12   0
Whitfield lf                  2   1   0   0       1   1       2   0
  Wohlford ph                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Herndon pr,lf               0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
May c                         3   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Stennett 2b                   4   1   1   1       0   0       0   4
LeMaster ss                   4   0   2   1       0   0       3   2
Knepper p                     4   0   1   2       0   1       0   3
Totals                       31   6  10   6       3   4      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Stennett-LeMaster-McCovey.

BATTING - 
2B: Clark (9,off Niekro); LeMaster (9,off Niekro); Knepper (2,off Sambito).
SH: May (2,off Niekro).
SF: Clark (4,off Niekro).
HBP: Wohlford (1,by Sambito).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: North 2 (15,2nd base off Niekro/Pujols,3rd base off Niekro/Pujols).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niekro L(5-4)                 4     6   3   3   2   1   0  21
Andujar                       3     1   0   0   1   3   0   9
Sambito                       1     3   3   3   0   0   0   7
Totals                        8    10   6   6   3   4   0  37

Niekro faced 3 batters in the 5th inning
HBP: Sambito (1,Wohlford).

San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper W(4-6)                9     6   2   2   0   6   0  32


Umpires: HP - Nick Colosi, 1B - Fred Brocklander, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - Andy Olsen
Time of Game: 2:35   Attendance: 19801


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Francisco Giants     
1. Landestoy           ss        North               cf
2. Puhl                cf        Evans               3b
3. Morgan              2b        Clark               rf
4. Cruz                lf        McCovey             1b
5. Cabell              3b        Whitfield           lf
6. Howe                1b        May                 c
7. Leonard             rf        Stennett            2b
8. Pujols              c         LeMaster            ss
9. Niekro              p         Knepper             p

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy singled to center; Landestoy stole second;
Puhl made an out to third; Morgan made an out to first; Cruz
singled to left [Landestoy scored]; Cabell struck out; 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: North singled to pitcher; Evans forced North (third
to second); Clark forced Evans (shortstop to second); McCovey
singled to right [Clark to second]; Whitfield flied out to
right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Howe singled to center; Leonard grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Howe out at second];
Pujols grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Giants 0.

GIANTS 2ND: May lined to shortstop; Stennett grounded out
(shortstop to first); LeMaster flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Niekro doubled to right; Landestoy out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Niekro to third]; Puhl
doubled to right [Niekro scored]; Morgan grounded out (second to
first) [Puhl to third]; Cruz flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Knepper grounded out (second to first); North
singled to left; North stole second; Evans grounded out (second
to first) [North to third]; Clark doubled to left [North
scored]; McCovey flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Giants 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Cabell made an out to shortstop; Howe grounded out
(shortstop to first); Leonard grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 1.

GIANTS 4TH: Whitfield walked; May out on a sacrifice bunt (third
to first) [Whitfield to second]; Stennett grounded out (second
to first) [Whitfield to third]; LeMaster doubled to left
[Whitfield scored]; Knepper struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Giants 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Pujols made an out to shortstop; Niekro struck out;
Landestoy doubled to left; Puhl made an out to third; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 2.

GIANTS 5TH: North walked; Evans singled to right [North to
second]; North stole third; Clark reached on an error by Leonard
on a sacrifice fly [North scored, Evans to second]; ANDUJAR
REPLACED NIEKRO (PITCHING); Evans was picked off second (pitcher
to shortstop); McCovey struck out; Whitfield struck out; 1 R, 1
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Morgan struck out; Cruz grounded out (pitcher to
first); Cabell grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 3.

GIANTS 6TH: May flied out to right; Stennett grounded out
(shortstop to first); LeMaster singled to left; Knepper grounded
out (pitcher to second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
2, Giants 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Howe grounded out (third to first); Leonard flied
out to left; Pujols flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Giants 3.

GIANTS 7TH: ASHBY REPLACED PUJOLS (PLAYING C ); North walked;
Evans struck out; Clark lined into a double play (third to
first) [North out at first]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Giants 3.

ASTROS 8TH: GONZALEZ BATTED FOR ANDUJAR; Gonzalez was called out
on strikes; Landestoy grounded out (pitcher to first); Puhl
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 3.

GIANTS 8TH: SAMBITO REPLACED GONZALEZ (PITCHING); McCovey
singled to left; WOHLFORD BATTED FOR WHITFIELD; Wohlford was hit
by a pitch [McCovey to second]; HERNDON RAN FOR WOHLFORD; May
flied out to right [McCovey to third]; Stennett singled to right
[McCovey scored, Herndon to second]; LeMaster made an out to
second; Knepper doubled to right [Herndon scored, Stennett
scored]; North flied out to right; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
2, Giants 6.

ASTROS 9TH: HERNDON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Morgan flied
out to center; Cruz grounded out (second to first); Cabell
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   6   1    3
 Giants           6  10   0    7


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