Houston Astros 3, St. Louis Cardinals 0
Regular Season Game 60
Played on Wednesday, June 18, 1980 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  6  0
HOU N    1  0  1    1  0  0    0  0  x  -   3  7  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Templeton ss                  4   0   0   0       0   1       2   6
Durham rf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
  Seaman p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Hernandez 1b                  4   0   1   0       0   1      10   2
Simmons c                     3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Kennedy lf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Reitz 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Scott cf                      3   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Herr 2b                       2   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
  Phillips ph,2b              1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Kaat p                        2   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
  Iorg ph,rf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   0   6   0       1   5      24  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Templeton-Herr-Hernandez, Templeton-Hernandez.

BATTING - 
2B: Durham (1,off Niekro).
GDP: Herr (6,off Niekro).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy ss,2b               3   1   1   0       1   0       1   2
Puhl rf                       4   1   1   0       0   0       4   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Cedeno cf                     3   0   0   1       1   0       4   0
Cabell 3b                     3   0   1   1       1   1       1   0
Morgan 2b                     3   1   1   0       1   0       1   3
  Reynolds ss                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Howe 1b                       4   0   1   0       0   0       7   1
Pujols c                      2   0   1   0       1   0       5   0
Niekro p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Totals                       28   3   7   2       5   1      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Morgan-Landestoy-Howe.

BATTING - 
SH: Niekro (6,off Kaat).
GDP: Niekro (1,off Kaat); Howe (3,off Seaman).
IBB: Cabell (2,by Seaman).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (17,2nd base off Seaman/Simmons).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Kaat L(1-4)                   7     7   3   3   2   1   0  29
Seaman                        1     0   0   0   3   0   0   5
Totals                        8     7   3   3   5   1   0  34

IBB: Seaman (1,Cabell).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niekro W(7-5)                 9     6   0   0   1   5   0  33


Umpires: HP - Fred Brocklander, 1B - Jerry Dale, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Paul Runge
Time of Game: 2:08   Attendance: 24459


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Templeton           ss        Landestoy           ss
2. Durham              rf        Puhl                rf
3. Hernandez           1b        Cruz                lf
4. Simmons             c         Cedeno              cf
5. Kennedy             lf        Cabell              3b
6. Reitz               3b        Morgan              2b
7. Scott               cf        Howe                1b
8. Herr                2b        Pujols              c
9. Kaat                p         Niekro              p

CARDINALS 1ST: Templeton grounded out (first to pitcher); Durham
struck out; Hernandez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy walked; Puhl forced Landestoy (second to
shortstop); Cruz singled to shortstop [Puhl to second]; Cedeno
popped to third in foul territory; Cabell singled to center
[Puhl scored, Cruz to second]; Morgan flied out to right; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 2ND: Simmons grounded out (first unassisted); Kennedy
popped to second; Reitz popped to third in foul territory; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Howe grounded out (second to first); Pujols grounded
out (shortstop to first); Niekro flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Scott grounded out (shortstop to first); Herr
flied out to center; Kaat struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Landestoy singled to center; Puhl singled to right
[Landestoy to third]; Cruz flied out to left; Cedeno grounded
out (shortstop to first) [Landestoy scored, Puhl to second];
Cabell struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 4TH: Templeton grounded out (pitcher to second to
first); Durham grounded out (second to first); Hernandez singled
to right; Simmons walked [Hernandez to second]; Kennedy flied to
right in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Morgan singled to right; Howe singled to left
[Morgan to second]; Pujols walked [Morgan to third, Howe to
second]; Niekro grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Morgan scored, Howe to third, Pujols out at second];
Landestoy flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
0, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 5TH: Reitz singled to left; Scott singled to right
[Reitz to second]; Herr grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Reitz to third, Scott out at second]; Kaat
struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Puhl grounded out (first to pitcher); Cruz grounded
out (second to first); Cedeno grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 6TH: Templeton struck out; Durham lined to right;
Hernandez lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Cabell grounded out (third to first); Morgan
grounded out (shortstop to first); Howe flied out to left; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 7TH: Simmons flied out to right; Kennedy singled to
right; Reitz flied out to center; Scott grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Pujols singled to left; Niekro out on a sacrifice
bunt (first to second) [Pujols to second]; Landestoy grounded
out (shortstop to first) [Pujols to third]; Puhl lined to right;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 8TH: PHILLIPS BATTED FOR HERR; Phillips singled to
center; IORG BATTED FOR KAAT; Iorg flied out to center;
Templeton flied out to left; Durham doubled to left [Phillips to
third]; Hernandez flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: SEAMAN REPLACED DURHAM (PITCHING); PHILLIPS STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); IORG STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Cruz
popped to pitcher; Cedeno walked; Cedeno stole second; Cabell
was walked intentionally; Morgan walked [Cedeno to third, Cabell
to second]; Howe grounded into a double play (shortstop to
first) [Morgan out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals
0, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 9TH: LANDESTOY CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B);
REYNOLDS REPLACED MORGAN (PLAYING SS); Simmons grounded out
(first unassisted); Kennedy flied out to left; Reitz flied out
to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        0   6   0    6
 Astros           3   7   0    7


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