Cincinnati Reds 8, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 69
Played on Saturday, June 28, 1980 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  0  3    4  0  0    0  1  0  -   8 13  1
HOU N    0  2  0    0  0  3    0  0  0  -   5  9  2
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Collins lf                    3   2   1   0       2   0       0   0
  Hume p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Concepcion ss                 4   2   1   2       1   2       6   4
Griffey rf                    5   1   3   2       0   0       1   0
Driessen 1b                   3   1   1   0       2   0      13   2
Knight 3b                     5   0   1   1       0   0       0   3
Bench c                       4   0   2   3       0   0       2   0
  Nolan ph,c                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Geronimo cf                   5   0   2   0       0   0       2   0
Kennedy 2b                    5   0   0   0       0   2       2   5
Price p                       3   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Moskau p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Spilman ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Cruz pr,lf                  1   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       40   8  13   8       5   4      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Price-Concepcion-Driessen, Kennedy-Concepcion-Driessen.
E: Price (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Bench (8,off Richard).
3B: Concepcion (4,off Niemann).
GDP: Bench (4,off Niemann).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Griffey 2 (11,2nd base off Richard/Ashby,2nd base off Smith/Ashby); Collins
(31,2nd base off Richard/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy ss                  5   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
Puhl rf                       4   0   2   0       1   1       5   0
Cruz lf                       5   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Cedeno cf                     4   1   2   1       0   0       3   0
Cabell 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Morgan 2b                     2   2   1   0       2   0       4   4
Howe 1b                       3   1   1   2       1   0      10   0
Ashby c                       4   0   1   1       0   0       4   0
Richard p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Niemann p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gonzalez ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Andujar p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Walling ph                  1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bergman ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   5   9   5       4   2      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Landestoy-Morgan-Howe.
E: Howe (5), Smith (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Cruz (12,off Price); Cedeno (11,off Price).
HR: Howe (3,2nd inning off Price 1 on 1 out).
GDP: Ashby 2 (3,off Price,off Hume).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Price W(1-0)                  5.1   5   5   5   3   2   1  24
Moskau                        1.2   3   0   0   0   0   0   8
Hume SV(11)                   2     1   0   0   1   0   0   7
Totals                        9     9   5   5   4   2   1  39


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard L(9-4)                3.1   4   5   5   4   1   0  19
Niemann                       1.2   4   2   2   0   0   0   8
Andujar                       1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Smith                         3     4   1   1   1   2   0  14
Totals                        9    13   8   8   5   4   0  45

WP: Smith (1).

Umpires: HP - John Kibler, 1B - Lanny Harris, 2B - Terry Tata, 3B - Bruce Froemming
Time of Game: 3:08   Attendance: 44025


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Collins             lf        Landestoy           ss
2. Concepcion          ss        Puhl                rf
3. Griffey             rf        Cruz                lf
4. Driessen            1b        Cedeno              cf
5. Knight              3b        Cabell              3b
6. Bench               c         Morgan              2b
7. Geronimo            cf        Howe                1b
8. Kennedy             2b        Ashby               c
9. Price               p         Richard             p

REDS 1ST: Collins lined to third; Concepcion grounded out
(pitcher to second to first); Griffey reached on an error by
Howe; Griffey stole second; Driessen walked; Knight popped to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy flied out to center; Puhl walked; Cruz
forced Puhl (first to shortstop); Cedeno popped to shortstop; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Bench flied out to center; Geronimo singled to center;
Kennedy struck out; Price popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cabell struck out; Morgan singled to shortstop; Howe
homered [Morgan scored]; Ashby grounded out (second to first);
Richard grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 3RD: Collins singled to left; Collins stole second;
Concepcion walked; Griffey flied out to center [Collins to
third, Concepcion to second]; Driessen walked; Knight popped to
second; Bench doubled to center [Collins scored, Concepcion
scored, Driessen scored]; Geronimo grounded out (shortstop to
first); 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Landestoy grounded out (shortstop to first); Puhl
reached on an error by Price; Cruz forced Puhl (first to
shortstop); Cedeno singled to right [Cruz to third]; Cabell
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 3,
Astros 2.

REDS 4TH: Kennedy flied out to center; Price singled to right;
Collins walked [Price to second]; NIEMANN REPLACED RICHARD
(PITCHING); Concepcion tripled to center [Price scored, Collins
scored]; Griffey singled to left [Concepcion scored]; Driessen
singled to center [Griffey to third]; Knight singled to center
[Griffey scored, Driessen to second]; Bench grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Knight out at
second]; 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 7, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Morgan walked; Howe forced Morgan (third to second);
Ashby grounded into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to
first) [Howe out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 7,
Astros 2.

REDS 5TH: Geronimo grounded out (first unassisted); Kennedy
flied out to right; Price grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 7, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: GONZALEZ BATTED FOR NIEMANN; Gonzalez grounded out
(third to first); Landestoy grounded out (shortstop to first);
Puhl struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 7, Astros 2.

REDS 6TH: ANDUJAR REPLACED GONZALEZ (PITCHING); Collins grounded
out (third to first); Concepcion struck out; Griffey singled to
right; Driessen grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 7, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Cruz doubled to right; Cedeno doubled to left [Cruz
scored]; Cabell popped to second; Morgan walked; MOSKAU REPLACED
PRICE (PITCHING); Howe flied out to right [Cedeno to third];
Ashby singled to right [Cedeno scored, Morgan to second];
WALLING BATTED FOR ANDUJAR; Walling singled to center [Morgan
scored, Ashby to third]; Landestoy flied out to center; 3 R, 4
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 7, Astros 5.

REDS 7TH: SMITH REPLACED WALLING (PITCHING); Knight flied out to
right; On a bunt Bench singled to pitcher [Bench to second
(error by Smith)]; Geronimo flied out to right; Kennedy struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 7, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Puhl singled to first; Cruz grounded out (second to
first) [Puhl to second]; Cedeno lined to pitcher; Cabell
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 7,
Astros 5.

REDS 8TH: SPILMAN BATTED FOR MOSKAU; Spilman singled to left;
CRUZ RAN FOR SPILMAN; Collins walked [Cruz to second];
Concepcion struck out; Griffey singled to right [Cruz scored,
Collins to third]; Griffey stole second; Driessen lined to
first; Knight flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 8,
Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: HUME REPLACED COLLINS (PITCHING); CRUZ STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING LF); Morgan grounded out (first unassisted); Howe
walked; Ashby grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [Howe out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 8,
Astros 5.

REDS 9TH: NOLAN BATTED FOR BENCH; Nolan grounded out (second to
first); Geronimo singled to third; Smith threw a wild pitch
[Geronimo to second]; Kennedy flied to right in foul territory;
Cruz popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 8, Astros 5.

ASTROS 9TH: NOLAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); BERGMAN BATTED
FOR SMITH; Bergman grounded out (second to first); Landestoy
grounded out (first unassisted); Puhl singled to center; Cruz
forced Puhl (shortstop unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds
8, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             8  13   1   10
 Astros           5   9   2    7


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