San Francisco Giants 2, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 42
Played on Sunday, May 24, 1981 (D) at Astrodome

SF  N    1  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   2  9  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   1  5  0
San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     4   1   2   0       1   0       1   4
Cabell 1b                     5   0   0   0       0   2       7   0
  North cf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Herndon rf                    2   1   0   1       1   1       3   0
May c                         4   0   2   1       0   0       8   0
Martin cf,lf                  4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Bergman lf,1b                 4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Smith 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
LeMaster ss                   4   0   2   0       0   1       1   1
Blue p                        3   0   1   0       0   0       1   3
  Minton p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       35   2   9   2       2  10      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Blue-LeMaster-Cabell.

BATTING - 
2B: Bergman (2,off Sutton); Morgan (7,off Sutton).
SF: Herndon (1,off Sutton).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Herndon (9,2nd base off Sutton/Pujols).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl rf                       3   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Howe 3b                       4   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
Cedeno cf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       6   0
Walling 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Garcia ss                     3   0   1   0       0   0       0   3
  Reynolds ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pujols c                      3   1   1   1       0   1      11   0
Landestoy 2b                  2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Pittman ph,2b               1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Sutton p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Woods ph                    0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   5   1       2   6      27   5

BATTING - 
3B: Howe (2,off Blue).
HR: Pujols (1,5th inning off Blue 0 on 1 out).
SH: Puhl (2,off Blue).
GDP: Pittman (1,off Blue).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blue W(4-3)                   7.1   5   1   1   2   6   1  28
Minton SV(9)                  1.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9     5   1   1   2   6   1  33


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sutton L(3-5)                 8     7   2   2   2   8   0  33
Sambito                       1     2   0   0   0   2   0   5
Totals                        9     9   2   2   2  10   0  38


Umpires: HP - Charlie Williams, 1B - John McSherry, 3B - Dave Pallone
Time of Game: 2:26   Attendance: 34922


Starting Lineups:

   San Francisco Giants          Houston Astros           
1. Morgan              2b        Puhl                rf
2. Cabell              1b        Howe                3b
3. Herndon             rf        Cedeno              cf
4. May                 c         Cruz                lf
5. Martin              cf        Walling             1b
6. Bergman             lf        Garcia              ss
7. Smith               3b        Pujols              c
8. LeMaster            ss        Landestoy           2b
9. Blue                p         Sutton              p

GIANTS 1ST: Morgan flied out to left; Cabell grounded out
(shortstop to first); Herndon walked; Herndon stole second; May
singled to right [Herndon scored]; Martin struck out; 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl struck out; Howe struck out; Cedeno singled to
left; Cruz struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Bergman struck out; Smith flied out to left;
LeMaster singled to center; Blue singled to right [LeMaster to
second]; Morgan walked [LeMaster to third, Blue to second];
Cabell struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Walling flied out to center; Garcia flied out to
right; Pujols flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants
1, Astros 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Herndon grounded out (second to first); May flied
out to left; Martin flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Landestoy flied out to center; Sutton grounded out
(pitcher to first); Puhl lined to pitcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Giants 1, Astros 0.

GIANTS 4TH: Bergman doubled to right; Smith struck out; LeMaster
struck out; Blue popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Howe tripled to right; Cedeno popped to first in
foul territory; Cruz made an out to third; Walling was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 0.

GIANTS 5TH: Morgan doubled to right; Cabell flied out to right
[Morgan to third]; Herndon hit a sacrifice fly to left [Morgan
scored]; May singled to right; Martin struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Garcia popped to first in foul territory; Pujols
homered; Landestoy grounded out (second to first); Sutton struck
out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 1.

GIANTS 6TH: Bergman flied out to right; Smith singled to right;
LeMaster grounded out (third to first) [Smith to second]; Blue
flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Puhl popped to catcher in foul territory; Howe
popped to catcher in foul territory; Cedeno walked; Cruz singled
to right [Cedeno to second]; Walling flied out to right; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 1.

GIANTS 7TH: Morgan popped to first in foul territory; Cabell
struck out; Herndon struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Garcia singled to center; Pujols struck out; PITTMAN
BATTED FOR LANDESTOY; Pittman grounded into a double play
(pitcher to shortstop to first) [Garcia out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 1.

GIANTS 8TH: PITTMAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); May grounded
out (shortstop to first); Martin flied out to center; Bergman
flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: WOODS BATTED FOR SUTTON; Woods walked; Puhl out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Woods to second]; MINTON
REPLACED BLUE (PITCHING); Howe grounded out (second to first)
[Woods to third]; Cedeno grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 1.

GIANTS 9TH: SAMBITO REPLACED WOODS (PITCHING); Smith struck out;
LeMaster singled to left; Minton struck out; Morgan singled to
right [LeMaster to second]; Cabell forced Morgan (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: NORTH REPLACED CABELL (PLAYING CF); BERGMAN CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); MARTIN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF);
Cruz flied out to center; Walling grounded out (second to
first); REYNOLDS BATTED FOR GARCIA; Reynolds flied out to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           2   9   0    9
 Astros           1   5   0    5


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