Houston Astros 6, St. Louis Cardinals 4
Regular Season Game 136
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Saturday, September 6, 1980 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    1  0  0    0  0  3    0  0  0  -   4  8  0
HOU N    0  1  4    0  0  0    1  0  x  -   6  7  1
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Oberkfell 2b                  3   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Urrea p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Iorg ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Seaman p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Scott cf                      4   1   2   0       0   0       8   0
Hernandez 1b                  4   1   1   0       0   0       7   0
Durham lf                     4   1   3   4       0   0       2   0
Hendrick rf                   4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Kennedy c                     4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Reitz 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Ramsey ss                     3   0   1   0       0   0       2   1
Martin p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Herr ph,2b                  2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                       34   4   8   4       0   2      24   7

BATTING - 
2B: Scott (14,off Ruhle).
3B: Durham (3,off Ruhle).
HR: Durham (7,6th inning off Ruhle 2 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Scott (19,2nd base off Ruhle/Ashby).
CS: Durham (3,2nd base by Ruhle/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy 2b                  4   1   2   1       0   0       3   5
Cabell 3b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Cruz lf                       4   1   1   4       0   0       5   0
Cedeno cf                     3   1   1   0       1   0       4   0
Howe 1b                       4   0   0   0       0   0       9   0
  Bergman 1b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Woods rf                      3   1   0   1       1   0       1   0
Ashby c                       3   0   0   0       0   1       3   1
Reynolds ss                   3   0   1   0       0   1       0   4
Ruhle p                       2   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       30   6   7   6       3   2      27  10

FIELDING - 
E: Ashby (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (29,off Martin).
HR: Cruz (9,3rd inning off Martin 3 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 3.

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Martin L(1-1)                 5     5   5   5   1   1   1  20
Urrea                         2     2   1   1   1   1   0   9
Seaman                        1     0   0   0   1   0   0   4
Totals                        8     7   6   6   3   2   1  33


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ruhle W(9-3)                  9     8   4   4   0   2   1  34


Umpires: HP - Jerry Dale, 1B - Steve Fields, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Jim Quick
Time of Game: 2:02   Attendance: 34350


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Oberkfell           2b        Landestoy           2b
2. Scott               cf        Cabell              3b
3. Hernandez           1b        Cruz                lf
4. Durham              lf        Cedeno              cf
5. Hendrick            rf        Howe                1b
6. Kennedy             c         Woods               rf
7. Reitz               3b        Ashby               c
8. Ramsey              ss        Reynolds            ss
9. Martin              p         Ruhle               p

CARDINALS 1ST: Oberkfell flied out to center; Scott doubled to
left; Hernandez grounded out (shortstop to first); Durham
tripled to right [Scott scored]; Hendrick flied out to center; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy grounded out (first unassisted); Cabell
popped to shortstop; Cruz flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Kennedy flied out to left; Reitz popped to
catcher in foul territory; Ramsey grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cedeno doubled to left; Howe lined to right [Cedeno
to third]; Woods grounded out (second to first) [Cedeno scored];
Ashby lined to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1,
Astros 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Martin lined to right; Oberkfell lined to second;
Scott grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Reynolds struck out; Ruhle walked; Landestoy singled
to right [Ruhle to second]; Cabell singled to left [Ruhle to
third, Landestoy to second]; Cruz homered [Ruhle scored,
Landestoy scored, Cabell scored]; Cedeno flied out to right;
Howe grounded out (shortstop to first); 4 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 1, Astros 5.

CARDINALS 4TH: Hernandez flied out to left; Durham singled to
center; Durham was caught stealing second (catcher to second);
Hendrick was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Woods flied out to center; Ashby grounded out (third
to first); Reynolds flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 1, Astros 5.

CARDINALS 5TH: Kennedy flied out to left; Reitz grounded out
(shortstop to first); Ramsey flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Ruhle singled to left; Landestoy forced Ruhle
(pitcher to shortstop); Landestoy was picked off first (pitcher
to first); Cabell flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 1, Astros 5.

CARDINALS 6TH: HERR BATTED FOR MARTIN; Herr flied out to left;
Oberkfell singled to second; Scott popped to third; Hernandez
singled to center [Oberkfell to second]; Durham homered
[Oberkfell scored, Hernandez scored]; Hendrick grounded out
(shortstop to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros
5.

ASTROS 6TH: HERR STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); URREA REPLACED
OBERKFELL (PITCHING); Cruz popped to second; Cedeno flied out to
center; Howe flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 4, Astros 5.

CARDINALS 7TH: Kennedy grounded out (second to first); Reitz
grounded out (shortstop to first); Ramsey singled to first; Herr
flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros
5.

ASTROS 7TH: Woods walked; Ashby struck out; Reynolds singled to
left [Woods to second]; Ruhle grounded out (third to first)
[Woods to third, Reynolds to second]; Landestoy singled to
shortstop [Woods scored, Reynolds to third]; Cabell grounded out
(second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 8TH: IORG BATTED FOR URREA; Iorg grounded out (second
to first); Scott singled to right; Scott stole second [Scott to
third (error by Ashby)]; Hernandez lined to second; Durham
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
4, Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: SEAMAN REPLACED IORG (PITCHING); Cruz lined to
center; Cedeno walked; Howe flied out to left; Woods flied out
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 9TH: BERGMAN REPLACED HOWE (PLAYING 1B); Hendrick
struck out; Kennedy grounded out (first unassisted); Reitz flied
out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        4   8   0    3
 Astros           6   7   1    3


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