Houston Astros 9, Atlanta Braves 5
Regular Season Game 81
Played on Saturday, July 12, 1980 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  1    0  0  1    1  0  2  -   5 12  0
HOU N    2  3  1    1  2  0    0  0  x  -   9 15  1
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hubbard 2b                    3   0   0   0       0   1       4   1
  Royster ph,2b               2   1   1   0       0   0       1   2
Murphy cf                     2   2   2   0       3   0       2   0
Chambliss 1b                  1   0   1   1       2   0       6   2
  Lum pr,1b                   1   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Matthews rf                   5   0   2   2       0   0       0   0
Horner 3b                     5   1   2   2       0   0       2   2
Burroughs lf                  5   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Nahorodny c                   4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Gomez ss                      2   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
  Blanks ph,ss                2   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
McWilliams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hanna p                     2   1   2   0       0   0       0   0
  Camp p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Asselstine ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bradford p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pocoroba ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   5  12   5       5   3      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Camp-Hubbard-Chambliss, Blanks-Royster-Lum.

BATTING - 
3B: Hanna (1,off Niekro).
HR: Horner (11,6th inning off Niekro 0 on 0 out).
SF: Chambliss (3,off Niekro).
GDP: Gomez (6,off Niekro); Hubbard (2,off Niekro); Horner (8,off Niekro).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Murphy (2,2nd base off Niekro/Pujols).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy 2b                  5   3   3   0       0   0       4   2
Puhl rf,cf                    2   2   0   0       2   1       2   0
Cruz lf                       4   1   3   3       1   0       3   0
Cedeno cf                     1   0   1   2       1   0       1   0
  Bergman 1b                  3   0   1   2       0   0       5   0
Howe ss,3b                    3   0   1   0       1   0       4   3
Cabell 3b                     4   2   1   0       0   0       0   3
  Reynolds ss                 1   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Leonard 1b,rf                 5   0   1   1       0   0       4   0
Pujols c                      5   0   2   1       0   0       3   0
Niekro p                      3   1   1   0       1   1       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   9  15   9       6   2      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Howe-Bergman, Landestoy-Howe-Bergman, Reynolds-Landestoy-Bergman.
E: Cruz (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Cruz 2 (15,off McWilliams,off Bradford); Niekro (4,off McWilliams).
3B: Cedeno (4,off McWilliams).
SH: Howe (1,off McWilliams).
HBP: Puhl (3,by McWilliams).
GDP: Howe (6,off Camp); Leonard (4,off Bradford).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cabell (12,2nd base off Hanna/Nahorodny); Landestoy (10,2nd base off Hanna/Nahorodny).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
McWilliams L(5-6)             1.2   6   5   5   1   0   0  13
Hanna                         2.1   5   4   4   5   0   0  17
Camp                          1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Bradford                      3     3   0   0   0   2   0  11
Totals                        8    15   9   9   6   2   0  44

Hanna faced 3 batters in the 5th inning
HBP: McWilliams (6,Puhl).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niekro W(10-7)                8.2  12   5   5   5   2   1  41
Smith SV(2)                   0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                        9    12   5   5   5   3   1  42


Umpires: HP - Dutch Rennert, 1B - Lanny Harris, 2B - Harry Wendelstedt, 3B - Eric Gregg
Time of Game: 2:54   Attendance: 38610


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Hubbard             2b        Landestoy           2b
2. Murphy              cf        Puhl                rf
3. Chambliss           1b        Cruz                lf
4. Matthews            rf        Cedeno              cf
5. Horner              3b        Howe                ss
6. Burroughs           lf        Cabell              3b
7. Nahorodny           c         Leonard             1b
8. Gomez               ss        Pujols              c
9. McWilliams          p         Niekro              p

BRAVES 1ST: Hubbard struck out; Murphy singled to center; Murphy
stole second; Chambliss walked; Matthews popped to second;
Horner flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy singled to second; Puhl was hit by a pitch
[Landestoy to second]; Cruz doubled to center [Landestoy scored,
Puhl scored]; Cedeno walked; Howe out on a sacrifice bunt (first
to second) [Cruz to third, Cedeno to second]; Cabell grounded
out (third to first); Leonard lined to third; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 2.

BRAVES 2ND: Burroughs struck out; Nahorodny grounded out (third
to first); Gomez grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Pujols grounded out (shortstop to first); Niekro
doubled to center; Landestoy singled to right [Niekro to third];
Puhl popped to third; Cruz singled to right [Niekro scored,
Landestoy to third]; Cedeno tripled to right [Landestoy scored,
Cruz scored]; HANNA REPLACED MCWILLIAMS (PITCHING); Howe flied
out to left; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 5.

BRAVES 3RD: Hanna tripled to center; Hubbard flied to right in
foul territory; Murphy walked; Chambliss hit a sacrifice fly to
center [Hanna scored]; Matthews reached on an error by Cruz
[Murphy to third, Matthews to first]; Horner popped to second; 1
R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 3RD: Cabell singled to right; Leonard grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Cabell to second]; Pujols singled to right
[Cabell scored, Pujols to second (on throw to home)]; Niekro
walked; Landestoy forced Niekro (first to shortstop) [Pujols to
third]; Puhl walked [Landestoy to second]; Cruz flied out to
center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 6.

BRAVES 4TH: PUHL CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); LEONARD CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); BERGMAN REPLACED CEDENO (PLAYING 1B);
Burroughs popped to shortstop; Nahorodny singled to left; Gomez
grounded into a double play (shortstop to first) [Nahorodny out
at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 6.

ASTROS 4TH: Bergman flied out to center; Howe walked; Cabell
forced Howe (shortstop unassisted) [Cabell to first]; Cabell
stole second; Leonard singled to right [Cabell scored]; Pujols
singled to center [Leonard to second]; Niekro grounded out
(third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 7.

BRAVES 5TH: Hanna singled to left; Hubbard grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Hanna out at
second]; Murphy singled to right; Chambliss singled to right
[Murphy to second]; Matthews grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 7.

ASTROS 5TH: Landestoy singled to left; Landestoy stole second;
Puhl walked; Cruz walked [Landestoy to third, Puhl to second];
CAMP REPLACED HANNA (PITCHING); Bergman singled to right
[Landestoy scored, Puhl scored, Cruz to second]; Howe grounded
into a double play (pitcher to second to first) [Cruz to third,
Bergman out at second]; Cabell popped to second; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 9.

BRAVES 6TH: Horner homered; Burroughs grounded out (third to
first); Nahorodny flied out to right; BLANKS BATTED FOR GOMEZ;
Blanks singled to left; ASSELSTINE BATTED FOR CAMP; Asselstine
forced Blanks (shortstop unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 2, Astros 9.

ASTROS 6TH: BLANKS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); BRADFORD
REPLACED ASSELSTINE (PITCHING); Leonard grounded out (shortstop
to first); Pujols made an out to second; Niekro struck out; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 9.

BRAVES 7TH: HOWE CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); REYNOLDS
REPLACED CABELL (PLAYING SS); ROYSTER BATTED FOR HUBBARD;
Royster flied out to left; Murphy walked; Chambliss walked
[Murphy to second]; LUM RAN FOR CHAMBLISS; Matthews singled to
left [Murphy scored, Lum to second]; Horner grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Matthews out at
second]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 9.

ASTROS 7TH: ROYSTER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); LUM STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 1B); Landestoy grounded out (second to first);
Puhl struck out; Cruz doubled to right; Bergman grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 9.

BRAVES 8TH: Burroughs flied out to left; Nahorodny lined to
shortstop; Blanks flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 3, Astros 9.

ASTROS 8TH: Howe singled to center; Reynolds singled to center
[Howe to second]; Leonard grounded into a double play (shortstop
to second to first) [Howe to third, Reynolds out at second];
Pujols flied out to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3,
Astros 9.

BRAVES 9TH: POCOROBA BATTED FOR BRADFORD; Pocoroba popped to
second; Royster singled to left; Murphy walked [Royster to
second]; Lum flied out to center; Matthews singled to center
[Royster scored, Murphy to third]; Horner singled to left
[Murphy scored, Matthews to second]; SMITH REPLACED NIEKRO
(PITCHING); Burroughs struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves
5, Astros 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           5  12   0   10
 Astros           9  15   1   11


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