Pittsburgh Pirates 7, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 132
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Monday, September 1, 1980 (D) at Three Rivers Stadium

HOU N    0  2  0    0  1  0    1  0  1  -   5 10  0
PIT N    0  0  2    1  1  2    1  0  x  -   7  9  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     3   1   1   0       1   0       2   4
  Gonzalez ss                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Cabell 3b                     4   0   1   2       0   1       1   1
Puhl cf                       4   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Cruz lf                       4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Walling rf                    4   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Heep 1b                       2   0   2   0       1   0       9   0
  LaCorte p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Woods ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ashby c                       3   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
  Pujols ph,c                 1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Landestoy ss,2b               4   0   0   0       0   2       1   3
Pladson p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Bergman 1b                  1   1   1   0       0   0       3   0
  Howe ph                     1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   5  10   5       3   5      24  11

BATTING - 
2B: Cruz (27,off Rhoden); Woods (1,off Jackson).
3B: Morgan (4,off Rhoden).
HR: Howe (7,9th inning off Jackson 0 on 0 out).
SF: Cabell (4,off Rhoden).
GDP: Ashby (10,off Rhoden).
Team LOB: 7.

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lacy lf                       4   1   1   0       1   0       1   0
Garner 2b                     4   0   1   2       1   1       2   2
Madlock 3b                    3   0   1   0       2   0       1   1
Easler rf                     4   1   1   1       0   0       3   0
B. Robinson 1b                4   0   0   0       0   0       7   1
Ott c                         3   1   0   0       1   0       5   0
Berra ss                      3   1   1   0       1   1       2   2
Alexander cf                  3   1   1   0       0   0       5   0
  Parker ph                   0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Moreno cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Rhoden p                      3   2   3   3       0   0       1   0
  Jackson p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       32   7   9   7       6   3      27   6

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Garner-Berra-B. Robinson.
PB: Ott (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Rhoden 2 (3,off Pladson 2); Garner (23,off Pladson); Alexander (1,off Pladson).
HR: Easler (17,5th inning off Pladson 0 on 2 out); Rhoden (1,6th inning off
Pladson 1 on 2 out).
SF: Parker (5,off LaCorte).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Lacy (16,2nd base off Pladson/Ashby).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Pladson L(0-4)                5.2   8   6   6   4   1   2  29
LaCorte                       1.1   1   1   1   2   1   0   7
Sambito                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8     9   7   7   6   3   2  39


Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rhoden W(5-4)                 6.2   8   4   4   2   4   0  29
Jackson SV(8)                 2.1   2   1   1   1   1   1  10
Totals                        9    10   5   5   3   5   1  39

WP: Rhoden (5).

Umpires: HP - Lanny Harris, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - John McSherry, 3B - Joe West
Time of Game: 2:57   Attendance: 26374


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Morgan              2b        Lacy                lf
2. Cabell              3b        Garner              2b
3. Puhl                cf        Madlock             3b
4. Cruz                lf        Easler              rf
5. Walling             rf        B. Robinson         1b
6. Heep                1b        Ott                 c
7. Ashby               c         Berra               ss
8. Landestoy           ss        Alexander           cf
9. Pladson             p         Rhoden              p

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan grounded out (first unassisted); Cabell
struck out; Puhl grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Lacy made an out to third; Garner grounded out
(shortstop to first); Madlock singled to left; Easler flied out
to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz doubled to right; Walling singled to center
[Cruz scored]; Heep singled to left [Walling to second]; Ashby
singled to center [Walling scored, Heep to second]; Landestoy
struck out; On a bunt Pladson forced Heep (third to shortstop)
[Ashby to second]; Morgan walked [Ashby to third, Pladson to
second]; Cabell forced Morgan (shortstop to second); 2 R, 4 H, 0
E, 3 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 2ND: B. Robinson flied out to left; Ott grounded out
(second to first); Berra struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Puhl flied out to center; Cruz flied out to left;
Walling flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Alexander grounded out (second to first); Rhoden
doubled to right; Lacy walked; Garner doubled to left [Rhoden
scored, Lacy scored]; Madlock walked; Easler forced Madlock
(second to shortstop) [Garner to third]; B. Robinson grounded
out (pitcher to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates
2.

ASTROS 4TH: Heep singled to right; Ashby flied out to center;
Landestoy grounded out (first unassisted) [Heep to second]; Ott
allowed a passed ball [Heep to third]; Pladson struck out; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 4TH: Ott grounded out (second to first); Berra grounded
out (shortstop to first); Alexander doubled to center; Rhoden
doubled to center [Alexander scored]; Lacy flied out to center;
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Morgan tripled to right; Cabell hit a sacrifice fly
to right [Morgan scored]; Puhl grounded out (first unassisted);
Cruz flied out to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Pirates 3.

PIRATES 5TH: Garner grounded out (first unassisted); Madlock
grounded out (shortstop to first); Easler homered; B. Robinson
made an out to second; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates
4.

ASTROS 6TH: Walling grounded out (second to first); Heep walked;
Ashby grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Heep out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 4.

PIRATES 6TH: Ott made an out to second; Berra walked; Alexander
grounded out (pitcher to first) [Berra to second]; Rhoden
homered [Berra scored]; Lacy singled to center; Lacy stole
second; Garner walked; LACORTE REPLACED HEEP (PITCHING); BERGMAN
REPLACED PLADSON (PLAYING 1B); Madlock walked [Lacy to third,
Garner to second]; Easler grounded out (first unassisted); 2 R,
2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Landestoy was called out on strikes; Bergman singled
to right; Rhoden threw a wild pitch [Bergman to second]; Morgan
flied out to right; Cabell singled to right [Bergman scored];
JACKSON REPLACED RHODEN (PITCHING); Puhl walked [Cabell to
second]; Cruz flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
4, Pirates 6.

PIRATES 7TH: B. Robinson grounded out (third to first); Ott
walked; Berra singled to right [Ott to third]; PARKER BATTED FOR
ALEXANDER; Parker hit a sacrifice fly to center [Ott scored];
Jackson struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 7.

ASTROS 8TH: MORENO REPLACED PARKER (PLAYING CF); Walling
grounded out (first unassisted); WOODS BATTED FOR LACORTE; Woods
doubled to left; PUJOLS BATTED FOR ASHBY; Pujols struck out;
Landestoy flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4,
Pirates 7.

PIRATES 8TH: SAMBITO REPLACED WOODS (PITCHING); PUJOLS STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING C ); GONZALEZ REPLACED MORGAN (PLAYING SS);
LANDESTOY CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); Lacy grounded out
(shortstop to first); Garner struck out; Madlock flied out to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 7.

ASTROS 9TH: HOWE BATTED FOR BERGMAN; Howe homered; Gonzalez made
an out to third; Cabell popped to first in foul territory; Puhl
made an out to second; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates
7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5  10   0    7
 Pirates          7   9   0    8


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