Houston Astros 6, Atlanta Braves 5
Regular Season Game 82
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Sunday, July 13, 1980 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  1  1    0  3  0    0  0  0  -   5 12  0
HOU N    1  1  0    0  0  2    0  2  x  -   6 14  1
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hubbard 2b                    4   1   1   0       1   1       0   6
Murphy cf                     5   1   2   0       0   2       2   0
Chambliss 1b                  5   1   1   0       0   1      11   1
Matthews rf                   3   1   1   1       0   0       1   0
Horner 3b                     4   0   2   3       0   1       2   2
Burroughs lf                  4   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Benedict c                    4   0   3   0       0   0       3   0
Gomez ss                      3   0   0   1       0   0       3   2
Matula p                      3   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
  Hrabosky p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Garber p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bradford p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pocoroba ph                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Royster pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   5  12   5       1   7      24  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Hubbard-Gomez-Chambliss, Chambliss-Gomez-Chambliss.

BATTING - 
2B: Horner (3,off Andujar).
SF: Gomez (1,off Andujar); Matthews (3,off Andujar).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl rf                       5   1   4   0       0   0       3   0
Morgan 2b                     5   0   2   1       0   0       1   1
  LaCorte p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Walling 1b                    3   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
  Howe ph,1b                  1   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
Cedeno cf                     4   1   1   1       0   0       4   0
Cabell 3b                     4   1   1   0       0   2       1   1
Ashby c                       4   2   3   1       0   0       8   0
Reynolds ss                   3   1   3   2       1   0       0   2
Andujar p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Bergman ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bochy ph                    0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Gonzalez pr,2b              0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       36   6  14   5       3   3      27   6

FIELDING - 
E: Cruz (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Ashby (9,off Matula); Reynolds (4,off Garber).
3B: Reynolds (5,off Matula); Cabell (5,off Matula); Puhl (4,off Hrabosky).
HR: Cedeno (7,8th inning off Garber 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Bergman (1,off Matula); Cruz (6,off Garber).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Matula                        6     9   4   4   1   2   0  27
Hrabosky                      0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Garber L(2-5)                 1.1   2   2   2   2   1   1   7
Bradford                      0.1   2   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8    14   6   6   3   3   1  39

BK: Matula (2).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Andujar                       4    10   5   4   1   2   0  23
Smith                         2     1   0   0   0   3   0   6
Sambito W(3-1)                2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
LaCorte SV(9)                 1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9    12   5   4   1   7   0  39

Andujar faced 4 batters in the 5th inning

Umpires: HP - Lanny Harris, 1B - Harry Wendelstedt, 2B - Eric Gregg, 3B - Frank Pulli
Ejections: ATL Manager Bobby Cox by Lanny Harris [Called third strike]
Time of Game: 2:48   


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Hubbard             2b        Puhl                rf
2. Murphy              cf        Morgan              2b
3. Chambliss           1b        Walling             1b
4. Matthews            rf        Cruz                lf
5. Horner              3b        Cedeno              cf
6. Burroughs           lf        Cabell              3b
7. Benedict            c         Ashby               c
8. Gomez               ss        Reynolds            ss
9. Matula              p         Andujar             p

BRAVES 1ST: Hubbard singled to center; Murphy flied out to
right; Chambliss popped to third in foul territory; Matthews
lined to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl singled to right; Morgan singled to right [Puhl
to third]; Matula balked [Puhl scored, Morgan to second];
Walling flied out to center; Cruz grounded out (pitcher to
first); Cedeno grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 1.

BRAVES 2ND: Horner flied out to right; Burroughs singled to left
[Burroughs to second (error by Cruz)]; Benedict singled to left
[Burroughs to third]; Gomez hit a sacrifice fly to center
[Burroughs scored (unearned)]; Matula grounded out (shortstop to
first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Cabell grounded out (third to first); Ashby singled
to right; Reynolds tripled to center [Ashby scored]; Andujar
struck out; Puhl lined to shortstop; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 1, Astros 2.

BRAVES 3RD: Hubbard walked; Murphy singled to right [Hubbard to
third]; Chambliss was called out on strikes; Braves Manager
Bobby Cox ejected by HP umpire Lanny Harris; Matthews hit a
sacrifice fly to left [Hubbard scored]; Horner singled to right
[Murphy to second]; Burroughs flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Morgan popped to third; Walling grounded out (second
to first); Cruz grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 2.

BRAVES 4TH: Benedict singled to center; Gomez flied out to
center; Matula was called out on strikes; Hubbard flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno flied out to right; Cabell struck out; Ashby
singled to right; Reynolds walked [Ashby to second]; Andujar
flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 2.

BRAVES 5TH: Murphy singled to right; Chambliss singled to left
[Murphy to second]; Matthews singled to left [Murphy to third,
Chambliss to second]; Horner doubled to left [Murphy scored,
Chambliss scored, Matthews scored]; SMITH REPLACED ANDUJAR
(PITCHING); Burroughs struck out; Benedict singled to left
[Horner out at home (left to catcher), Benedict to second (on
throw to home)]; Gomez grounded out (first to pitcher); 3 R, 5
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Puhl singled to left; Morgan grounded out (second to
first) [Puhl to second]; Walling grounded out (second to
pitcher) [Puhl to third]; Cruz grounded out (pitcher to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 2.

BRAVES 6TH: Matula grounded out (second to first); Hubbard
struck out; Murphy struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Cedeno lined to third; Cabell tripled to left; Ashby
doubled to left [Cabell scored]; Reynolds singled to right
[Ashby scored]; BERGMAN BATTED FOR SMITH; Bergman grounded into
a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Reynolds out at
second]; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 4.

BRAVES 7TH: SAMBITO REPLACED BERGMAN (PITCHING); Chambliss flied
out to left; Matthews flied out to right; Horner struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: HRABOSKY REPLACED MATULA (PITCHING); Puhl tripled to
center; Morgan flied out to center; HOWE BATTED FOR WALLING;
GARBER REPLACED HRABOSKY (PITCHING); Howe walked; Cruz grounded
into a double play (first to shortstop to first) [Howe out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 4.

BRAVES 8TH: HOWE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Burroughs grounded
out (shortstop to first); Benedict grounded out (third to
first); Gomez made an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 5, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Cedeno homered; Cabell struck out; Ashby grounded
out (second to first); Reynolds doubled to center; BOCHY BATTED
FOR SAMBITO; Bochy walked; GONZALEZ RAN FOR BOCHY; BRADFORD
REPLACED GARBER (PITCHING); Puhl singled to first [Reynolds to
third, Gonzalez to second]; Morgan singled to second [Reynolds
scored, Gonzalez to third, Puhl to second]; Howe popped to
first; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 6.

BRAVES 9TH: GONZALEZ STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); LACORTE
REPLACED MORGAN (PITCHING); POCOROBA BATTED FOR BRADFORD;
Pocoroba singled to center; ROYSTER RAN FOR POCOROBA; Hubbard
popped to second; Murphy struck out; Chambliss flied out to
left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           5  12   0    7
 Astros           6  14   1    9


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