Houston Astros 4, Pittsburgh Pirates 2
Regular Season Game 63
Played on Saturday, June 21, 1980 (N) at Astrodome

PIT N    1  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   2 11  0
HOU N    1  0  0    2  0  0    1  0  x  -   4  9  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Moreno cf                     4   2   3   1       0   0       3   0
  Lacy ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Foli ss                       4   0   2   0       0   0       2   2
Easler lf                     3   0   0   1       0   0       3   0
B. Robinson rf                4   0   2   0       0   2       2   0
Milner 1b                     3   0   0   0       1   1       7   0
Madlock 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Ott c                         3   0   2   0       1   0       4   2
Garner 2b                     3   0   1   0       1   0       3   5
Blyleven p                    2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Parker ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Romo p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jackson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stargell ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       33   2  11   2       3   5      24  10

BATTING - 
2B: Madlock (10,off Ruhle); Moreno (13,off Ruhle).
HR: Moreno (2,1st inning off Ruhle 0 on 0 out).
SH: Foli (6,off Ruhle).
SF: Easler (1,off Ruhle).
GDP: Milner (3,off Ruhle); Garner (6,off Ruhle); Madlock (7,off LaCorte).
Team LOB: 9.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy ss,2b               3   0   0   0       1   1       3   4
Puhl cf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Morgan 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       2   5
  Reynolds ss                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Cruz lf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Walling rf                    4   1   2   1       0   0       0   0
Howe 3b                       3   1   1   2       0   0       0   3
Bergman 1b                    3   1   1   0       0   0      12   1
Ashby c                       3   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
Ruhle p                       3   0   1   1       0   2       1   2
  LaCorte p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   4   9   4       1   4      27  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Morgan-Landestoy-Bergman, Howe-Morgan-Bergman, Landestoy-Morgan-Bergman.

BATTING - 
2B: Walling (6,off Blyleven); Bergman (1,off Romo).
HR: Howe (2,4th inning off Blyleven 1 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Landestoy (5,2nd base by Blyleven/Ott); Puhl (5,2nd base by Blyleven/Ott).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blyleven L(2-7)               6     6   3   3   1   3   1  23
Romo                          0.2   3   1   1   0   0   0   5
Jackson                       1.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        8     9   4   4   1   4   1  32


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ruhle W(5-1)                  7.1  11   2   2   1   4   1  32
LaCorte                       0.2   0   0   0   2   0   0   3
Sambito SV(8)                 1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9    11   2   2   3   5   1  38

LaCorte faced 2 batters in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Paul Runge, 1B - Fred Brocklander, 2B - Jerry Dale, 3B - Bob Engel
Time of Game: 2:30   Attendance: 45867


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Moreno              cf        Landestoy           ss
2. Foli                ss        Puhl                cf
3. Easler              lf        Morgan              2b
4. B. Robinson         rf        Cruz                lf
5. Milner              1b        Walling             rf
6. Madlock             3b        Howe                3b
7. Ott                 c         Bergman             1b
8. Garner              2b        Ashby               c
9. Blyleven            p         Ruhle               p

PIRATES 1ST: Moreno hit an inside the park homer to right; Foli
singled; Easler flied out to center; B. Robinson singled [Foli
to second]; Milner grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [B. Robinson out at second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy struck out; Puhl grounded out (second to
first); Morgan singled; Cruz singled [Morgan to second]; Walling
singled [Morgan scored, Cruz to second]; Howe flied out to left;
1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

PIRATES 2ND: Madlock doubled; Ott singled [Madlock stayed at
second]; Garner grounded into a double play (third to second to
first) [Madlock to third, Ott out at second]; Blyleven grounded
out (third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Bergman made an out to shortstop; Ashby flied out to
left; Ruhle struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros
1.

PIRATES 3RD: Moreno doubled; Foli out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to first) [Moreno to third]; Easler grounded out (third
to first); B. Robinson struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Landestoy walked; Landestoy was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); Puhl singled; Puhl was caught
stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Morgan grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

PIRATES 4TH: Milner grounded out (first to pitcher); Madlock
popped to first in foul territory; Ott singled; Garner grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Cruz grounded out (second to first); Walling
doubled; Howe homered [Walling scored]; Bergman grounded out
(second to first); Ashby flied out to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 3.

PIRATES 5TH: Blyleven made an out to shortstop; Moreno singled;
Foli singled [Moreno to third]; Easler hit a sacrifice fly to
left [Moreno scored]; B. Robinson struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Ruhle struck out; Landestoy grounded out (shortstop
to first); Puhl flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 2, Astros 3.

PIRATES 6TH: Milner struck out; Madlock flied out to center; Ott
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Morgan flied out to right; Cruz grounded out
(shortstop to first); Walling grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 3.

PIRATES 7TH: Garner singled; PARKER BATTED FOR BLYLEVEN; Parker
struck out; Moreno grounded out (second to first) [Garner to
second]; Foli grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: ROMO REPLACED PARKER (PITCHING); Howe flied out to
right; Bergman doubled; Ashby singled [Bergman to third]; Ruhle
singled [Bergman scored, Ashby to second]; Landestoy forced
Ruhle (third to second) [Ashby to third]; JACKSON REPLACED ROMO
(PITCHING); Puhl flied out to left; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Pirates 2, Astros 4.

PIRATES 8TH: Easler grounded out (pitcher to first); B. Robinson
singled; Milner walked [B. Robinson to second]; LACORTE REPLACED
RUHLE (PITCHING); Madlock grounded into a double play (shortstop
to second to first) [Milner out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Morgan flied out to center; Cruz struck out; Walling
made an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros
4.

PIRATES 9TH: LANDESTOY CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); REYNOLDS
REPLACED MORGAN (PLAYING SS); Ott walked; Garner walked [Ott to
second]; STARGELL BATTED FOR JACKSON; SAMBITO REPLACED LACORTE
(PITCHING); Stargell struck out; LACY BATTED FOR MORENO; Lacy
forced Garner (shortstop to second) [Ott to third]; Foli made an
out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          2  11   0    9
 Astros           4   9   0    4


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