Cincinnati Reds 8, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 75
Played on Friday, July 4, 1980 (N) at Riverfront Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   1  4  2
CIN N    0  2  1    0  3  2    0  0  x  -   8  8  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy ss                  4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Puhl rf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Cedeno cf                     4   1   1   1       0   2       2   0
Howe 1b                       3   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Morgan 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
  Gonzalez 2b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cabell 3b                     3   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Ashby c                       2   0   0   0       0   2       5   1
  Niemann p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Leonard ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ryan p                        1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Pujols c                    2   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Totals                       31   1   4   1       0   6      24   5

FIELDING - 
E: Ashby (2), Ryan (5).

BATTING - 
3B: Cabell (4,off Leibrandt).
HR: Cedeno (6,7th inning off Leibrandt 0 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Landestoy (8,2nd base off Leibrandt/Nolan).

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Collins lf                    3   1   2   0       1   1       0   0
  Mejias rf                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Concepcion ss                 5   0   0   0       0   3       1   3
Griffey rf                    2   2   0   0       2   1       1   0
  Cruz lf                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Driessen 1b                   4   2   2   2       1   2      13   1
Knight 3b                     2   1   0   1       1   1       0   2
Geronimo cf                   3   1   1   1       1   2       2   0
Kennedy 2b                    2   1   2   2       2   0       1   8
Nolan c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Leibrandt p                   4   0   1   2       0   1       2   1
Totals                       31   8   8   8       8  11      27  15

BATTING - 
2B: Kennedy 2 (13,off Ryan,off Niemann).
HR: Driessen (9,3rd inning off Ryan 0 on 1 out).
SF: Knight (2,off Niemann).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Collins 2 (37,2nd base off Ryan/Ashby,2nd base off Niemann/Pujols); Geronimo
(2,2nd base off Ryan/Ashby).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ryan L(5-6)                   4.1   5   6   6   7   6   1  25
Niemann                       2.2   3   2   2   1   3   0  12
Sambito                       1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        8     8   8   8   8  11   1  40

WP: Ryan (5).

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Leibrandt W(8-4)              9     4   1   1   0   6   1  31


Umpires: HP - Jim Quick, 1B - Jerry Dale, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Paul Runge
Time of Game: 2:42   Attendance: 37047


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy singled to left; Landestoy stole second;
Puhl grounded out (second to first) [Landestoy to third]; Cruz
struck out; Cedeno grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Collins walked; Collins stole second; Concepcion
grounded out (second to first); Griffey struck out; Driessen
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Howe grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan
struck out; Cabell tripled; Ashby struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Knight walked; Geronimo struck out; Nolan Ryan's
3000th strikeout; Kennedy walked [Knight to second]; Nolan
grounded out (pitcher unassisted) [Knight to third, Kennedy to
second]; Leibrandt singled to center [Knight scored, Kennedy
scored]; Collins singled to first [Leibrandt to second];
Concepcion struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Ryan grounded out (second to first); Landestoy
grounded out (first to pitcher); Puhl grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 2.

REDS 3RD: Griffey lined to right; Driessen homered; Knight lined
to left; Geronimo walked; Geronimo stole second; Kennedy walked;
Nolan grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Reds 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Cruz grounded out (second to first); Cedeno struck
out; Howe grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Reds 3.

REDS 4TH: Leibrandt flied out to center; Collins struck out;
Concepcion grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 0, Reds 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Morgan flied out to center; Cabell grounded out
(third to first); Ashby struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Reds 3.

REDS 5TH: Griffey walked; Ryan threw a wild pitch [Griffey to
second]; Driessen walked; Driessen was picked off first but was
safe on an error by Ryan [Griffey to third, Driessen to second];
Knight struck out (catcher to first); Geronimo singled to right
[Griffey scored, Driessen to third, Geronimo to second (error by
Ashby)]; Kennedy doubled [Driessen scored, Geronimo scored];
NIEMANN REPLACED ASHBY (PITCHING); PUJOLS REPLACED RYAN (PLAYING
C ); Nolan grounded out (second to first); Leibrandt struck out;
3 R, 2 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Pujols grounded out (second to first); Landestoy
grounded out (second to first); Puhl lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 6.

REDS 6TH: Collins singled to right; Collins stole second;
Concepcion struck out; Griffey walked; Driessen singled [Collins
scored, Griffey to third]; Knight hit a sacrifice fly to left
[Griffey scored]; Geronimo struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Reds 8.

ASTROS 7TH: MEJIAS REPLACED COLLINS (PLAYING RF); CRUZ REPLACED
GRIFFEY (PLAYING LF); Cruz grounded out (first unassisted);
Cedeno homered; Howe grounded out (second to pitcher); Morgan
popped to shortstop in foul territory; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Reds 8.

REDS 7TH: GONZALEZ REPLACED MORGAN (PLAYING 2B); Kennedy doubled
to left; Nolan flied out to right; Leibrandt grounded out (third
to first); Mejias flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Reds 8.

ASTROS 8TH: Cabell flied out to center; LEONARD BATTED FOR
NIEMANN; Leonard grounded out (second to first); Pujols flied
out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 8.

REDS 8TH: SAMBITO REPLACED LEONARD (PITCHING); Concepcion struck
out; Cruz popped to shortstop; Driessen struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 8.

ASTROS 9TH: Landestoy grounded out (shortstop to first); Puhl
singled to center; Cruz forced Puhl (shortstop to second) [Cruz
to first]; Cedeno struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Reds 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   4   2    3
 Reds             8   8   0    8


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