Houston Astros 7, Atlanta Braves 3
Regular Season Game 157
Played on Tuesday, September 30, 1980 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  0    0  0  3    0  0  0  -   3 12  1
HOU N    2  1  0    0  3  0    1  0  x  -   7 10  1
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Harper lf                     4   0   3   0       0   1       2   0
Ramirez ss                    5   0   2   0       0   1       1   2
Matthews rf                   5   0   1   0       0   2       2   0
Horner 3b                     5   1   1   0       0   0       0   2
Chambliss 1b                  4   0   1   0       0   0      13   0
Murphy cf                     4   1   2   1       0   2       1   0
Hubbard 2b                    4   1   1   1       0   2       0   5
Benedict c                    4   0   1   0       0   1       5   0
Alexander p                   2   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
  Garber p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hrabosky p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pocoroba ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hanna p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lum ph                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bradford p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       39   3  12   2       0  11      24  12

FIELDING - 
E: Chambliss (14).

BATTING - 
2B: Murphy (26,off Ryan).
HBP: Harper (1,by Ryan).
Team LOB: 10.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     4   2   2   1       1   0       0   2
  Landestoy 2b                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cabell 3b                     5   2   3   1       0   0       1   2
Puhl rf                       3   1   1   1       1   0       1   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   1   3       0   0       4   0
Cedeno cf                     3   1   0   0       1   0       2   0
Howe 1b                       4   0   2   0       0   1       5   0
  Bergman pr,1b               0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Ashby c                       2   0   0   1       1   0      12   0
Reynolds ss                   4   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
Ryan p                        2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Smith p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                       33   7  10   7       4   4      27   6

FIELDING - 
E: Howe (11).
PB: Ashby (11).

BATTING - 
2B: Puhl (21,off Alexander); Cruz (29,off Alexander).
3B: Cabell (8,off Alexander).
SF: Ashby (4,off Hanna).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Alexander L(14-10)            4.1   7   6   6   2   3   0  22
Garber                        0.1   1   0   0   1   0   0   3
Hrabosky                      0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Hanna                         2     2   1   1   1   1   0   9
Bradford                      1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8    10   7   7   4   4   0  38


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ryan W(11-9)                  5.2   8   3   2   0   8   0  26
Smith SV(10)                  3.1   4   0   0   0   3   0  14
Totals                        9    12   3   2   0  11   0  40

HBP: Ryan (3,Harper).

Umpires: HP - Satch Davidson, 1B - Steve Fields, 2B - Ed Vargo, 3B - Ed Montague
Time of Game: 2:41   Attendance: 31973


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Harper              lf        Morgan              2b
2. Ramirez             ss        Cabell              3b
3. Matthews            rf        Puhl                rf
4. Horner              3b        Cruz                lf
5. Chambliss           1b        Cedeno              cf
6. Murphy              cf        Howe                1b
7. Hubbard             2b        Ashby               c
8. Benedict            c         Reynolds            ss
9. Alexander           p         Ryan                p

BRAVES 1ST: Harper singled to center; Ramirez singled to left
[Harper to second]; Matthews was called out on strikes; Horner
flied out to right; Chambliss flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan singled to right; Cabell tripled to right
[Morgan scored]; Puhl doubled to right [Cabell scored]; Cruz
grounded out (first unassisted) [Puhl to third]; Cedeno reached
on an error by Chambliss [Cedeno to first]; Cedeno was picked
off first (pitcher to first); Howe flied out to right; 2 R, 3 H,
1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 2.

BRAVES 2ND: Murphy struck out; Hubbard struck out; Benedict
flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Ashby grounded out (pitcher to first); Reynolds
singled to center; Ryan was called out on strikes; Morgan
singled to right [Reynolds scored, Morgan to second (on throw to
home)]; Cabell flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves
0, Astros 3.

BRAVES 3RD: Alexander was called out on strikes; Harper was hit
by a pitch; Ramirez singled to right [Harper to second]; Ashby
allowed a passed ball [Harper to third, Ramirez to second];
Matthews struck out; Horner lined to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Braves 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Puhl grounded out (second to first); Cruz popped to
catcher in foul territory; Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

BRAVES 4TH: Chambliss popped to third in foul territory; Murphy
singled to center; Hubbard struck out; Benedict lined to left; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Howe was called out on strikes; Ashby grounded out
(second to first); Reynolds grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

BRAVES 5TH: Alexander struck out; Harper struck out; Ramirez
lined to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Ryan struck out; Morgan walked; Cabell singled to
right [Morgan to third]; Puhl walked [Cabell to second]; Cruz
doubled to right [Morgan scored, Cabell scored, Puhl scored];
GARBER REPLACED ALEXANDER (PITCHING); Cedeno grounded out (third
to first); Howe singled to second [Cruz to third]; Ashby walked
[Howe to second]; HRABOSKY REPLACED GARBER (PITCHING); Reynolds
grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 6.

BRAVES 6TH: Matthews grounded out (second to first); Horner
singled to center; Chambliss grounded out (second to first)
[Horner to second]; Murphy doubled to left [Horner scored];
Hubbard singled to right [Murphy scored]; Benedict singled to
left [Hubbard to third]; POCOROBA BATTED FOR HRABOSKY; SMITH
REPLACED RYAN (PITCHING); Pocoroba reached on an error by Howe
[Hubbard scored (unearned) (no RBI), Benedict to second]; Harper
singled to right [Benedict out at home (third to catcher),
Pocoroba to second]; 3 R (2 ER), 5 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 3,
Astros 6.

ASTROS 6TH: HANNA REPLACED POCOROBA (PITCHING); Smith struck
out; Morgan grounded out (second to first); Cabell singled to
left; Puhl forced Cabell (second to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 6.

BRAVES 7TH: Ramirez grounded out (shortstop to first); Matthews
singled to center; Horner popped to first in foul territory;
Chambliss singled to right [Matthews to second]; Murphy struck
out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Cruz flied out to left; Cedeno walked; Howe singled
to center [Cedeno to third]; BERGMAN RAN FOR HOWE; Ashby hit a
sacrifice fly to left [Cedeno scored]; Reynolds flied out to
center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 7.

BRAVES 8TH: BERGMAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Hubbard
grounded out (pitcher to first); Benedict struck out; LUM BATTED
FOR HANNA; Lum flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 3, Astros 7.

ASTROS 8TH: BRADFORD REPLACED LUM (PITCHING); Smith grounded out
(pitcher to first); Morgan popped to first in foul territory;
Cabell grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 3, Astros 7.

BRAVES 9TH: LANDESTOY REPLACED MORGAN (PLAYING 2B); Harper
singled to left; Ramirez struck out; Matthews flied out to left;
Horner grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 3, Astros 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           3  12   1   10
 Astros           7  10   1    7


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