Houston Astros 2, Cincinnati Reds 0
Regular Season Game 154
Played on Friday, September 26, 1980 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  4  1
HOU N    1  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   2  3  0
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Collins cf                    4   0   2   0       0   0       4   0
Griffey rf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Concepcion ss                 4   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Foster lf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Driessen 1b                   3   0   0   0       0   1       8   2
Bench c                       2   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Knight 3b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Oester 2b                     3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Seaver p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Spilman ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bair p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       30   0   4   0       0   2      24   7

FIELDING - 
E: Bench (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Concepcion (29,off Ruhle).
HBP: Bench (2,by Ruhle).
GDP: Griffey (4,off Ruhle).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     1   1   0   0       3   0       2   3
  Landestoy 2b                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cabell 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Puhl rf                       3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Cruz lf                       3   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
Cedeno cf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Howe 1b                       3   1   1   0       0   0      11   0
  Bergman 1b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Ashby c                       3   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Reynolds ss                   2   0   0   1       0   0       2   3
Ruhle p                       3   0   0   0       0   2       1   2
Totals                       25   2   3   2       3   4      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Morgan-Howe.

BATTING - 
2B: Howe (12,off Seaver); Puhl (20,off Seaver).
SF: Reynolds (4,off Seaver).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cruz (33,2nd base off Seaver/Bench); Morgan (23,2nd base off Seaver/Bench).

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Seaver L(10-8)                7     3   2   2   2   4   0  26
Bair                          1     0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Totals                        8     3   2   2   3   4   0  29


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ruhle W(11-4)                 9     4   0   0   0   2   0  31

HBP: Ruhle (3,Bench).

Umpires: HP - Dick Stello, 1B - John Kibler, 2B - Terry Tata, 3B - Bruce Froemming
Time of Game: 2:02   Attendance: 42486


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Collins             cf        Morgan              2b
2. Griffey             rf        Cabell              3b
3. Concepcion          ss        Puhl                rf
4. Foster              lf        Cruz                lf
5. Driessen            1b        Cedeno              cf
6. Bench               c         Howe                1b
7. Knight              3b        Ashby               c
8. Oester              2b        Reynolds            ss
9. Seaver              p         Ruhle               p

REDS 1ST: Collins singled to first; Griffey grounded into a
double play (second to first) [Collins out at second];
Concepcion grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan walked; Cabell grounded out (third to first)
[Morgan to second]; Puhl grounded out (first unassisted) [Morgan
to third]; Cruz singled to left [Morgan scored]; Cruz stole
second; Cedeno grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

REDS 2ND: Foster grounded out (third to first); Driessen
grounded out (second to first); Bench popped to pitcher; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Howe doubled to left; Ashby lined to right [Howe to
third]; Reynolds hit a sacrifice fly to right [Howe scored];
Ruhle struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 3RD: Knight flied out to center; Oester made an out to
shortstop; Seaver grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Morgan walked; Morgan stole second [Morgan to third
(error by Bench)]; Cabell struck out; Puhl grounded out (first
to second); Cruz popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H,
1 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 4TH: Collins popped to shortstop; Griffey struck out;
Concepcion doubled to left; Foster grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno lined to center; Howe popped to shortstop;
Ashby grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 5TH: Driessen was called out on strikes; Bench was hit by a
pitch; Knight flied out to center; Oester singled to center
[Bench to second]; Seaver grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Reynolds grounded out (shortstop to first); Ruhle
struck out; Morgan grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 6TH: Collins grounded out (shortstop to first); Griffey
flied out to left; Concepcion grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Cabell flied out to center; Puhl doubled to right;
Cruz grounded out (first unassisted) [Puhl to third]; Cedeno
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 2.

REDS 7TH: Foster popped to first; Driessen lined to first; Bench
flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Howe flied out to center; Ashby struck out; Reynolds
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 8TH: BERGMAN REPLACED HOWE (PLAYING 1B); Knight lined to
second; Oester grounded out (first unassisted); SPILMAN BATTED
FOR SEAVER; Spilman flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: BAIR REPLACED SPILMAN (PITCHING); Ruhle popped to
catcher in foul territory; Morgan walked; Morgan was picked off
first (pitcher to first); Cabell flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 9TH: LANDESTOY REPLACED MORGAN (PLAYING 2B); On a bunt
Collins singled to third; Griffey flied out to center;
Concepcion flied out to center; Foster grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

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


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