Houston Astros 6, San Francisco Giants 0
Regular Season Game 88
Played on Friday, September 11, 1981 (N) at Astrodome

SF  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  1
HOU N    1  0  3    1  0  0    1  0  x  -   6 13  0
San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
Cabell 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       7   3
Clark rf                      4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Evans 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Herndon lf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Leonard cf                    3   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
May c                         3   0   2   0       0   0       4   0
LeMaster ss                   3   0   1   0       0   0       2   3
Blue p                        1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Breining p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Smith ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Ripley p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Venable ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Tufts p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       31   0   5   0       1   6      24  13

FIELDING - 
E: Evans (13).

BATTING - 
GDP: Herndon (9,off Sutton).
Team LOB: 5.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Scott cf                      3   1   1   0       2   0       5   0
Garner 2b                     5   0   2   0       0   0       3   2
Cedeno 1b                     4   2   1   0       0   0       5   0
  Spilman 1b                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Cruz lf                       5   1   3   1       0   0       3   0
Howe 3b                       3   1   1   1       2   0       1   3
Woods rf                      5   0   1   2       0   2       2   0
Garcia ss                     4   1   2   1       0   0       1   1
Pujols c                      4   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Sutton p                      4   0   2   1       0   1       0   1
Totals                       38   6  13   6       4   3      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Garcia-Garner-Cedeno.

BATTING - 
2B: Garcia (5,off Ripley).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Garcia (2,2nd base off Ripley/May).

PITCHING
San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blue L(8-6)                   3     8   5   5   2   0   0  20
Breining                      1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Ripley                        3     3   1   1   1   2   0  13
Tufts                         1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Totals                        8    13   6   6   4   3   0  42

Blue faced 2 batters in the 4th inning
WP: Tufts (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sutton W(8-8)                 9     5   0   0   1   6   0  32


Umpires: HP - Nick Colosi, 1B - Lanny Harris, 2B - Eric Gregg, 3B - Doug Harvey
Time of Game: 2:30   Attendance: 23677


Starting Lineups:

   San Francisco Giants          Houston Astros           
1. Morgan              2b        Scott               cf
2. Cabell              1b        Garner              2b
3. Clark               rf        Cedeno              1b
4. Evans               3b        Cruz                lf
5. Herndon             lf        Howe                3b
6. Leonard             cf        Woods               rf
7. May                 c         Garcia              ss
8. LeMaster            ss        Pujols              c
9. Blue                p         Sutton              p

GIANTS 1ST: Morgan flied out to right; Cabell flied out to
right; Clark was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Scott singled to center; Garner grounded out (second
to first) [Scott to second]; Cedeno singled to left [Scott to
third]; Cruz reached on a fielder's choice [Scott out at home
(first to catcher), Cedeno to second]; Howe singled to left
[Cedeno scored, Cruz to second]; Woods flied out to right; 1 R,
3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 1.

GIANTS 2ND: Evans grounded out (pitcher to first); Herndon
popped to first in foul territory; Leonard was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Garcia flied out to right; Pujols grounded out
(third to first); Sutton singled to right; Scott flied out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 1.

GIANTS 3RD: May singled to center; LeMaster singled to left [May
to second]; On a bunt Blue forced May (third to shortstop)
[LeMaster to second]; Morgan was called out on strikes; Cabell
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 0,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Garner singled to center; Cedeno forced Garner
(first to shortstop); Cruz singled to right [Cedeno to second];
Howe walked [Cedeno to third, Cruz to second]; Woods singled to
left [Cedeno scored, Cruz scored, Howe to third]; Garcia reached
on an error by Evans [Howe scored, Woods to second, Garcia to
first]; Pujols forced Garcia (shortstop to second) [Woods to
third]; Sutton grounded out (third to first); 3 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 4.

GIANTS 4TH: Clark singled to pitcher; Evans struck out; Herndon
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Clark out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Scott walked; Garner singled to pitcher [Scott to
second]; BREINING REPLACED BLUE (PITCHING); Cedeno forced Garner
(pitcher to shortstop) [Scott to third]; Cruz singled to center
[Scott scored, Cedeno to second]; Howe forced Cruz (shortstop to
second) [Cedeno to third]; Woods flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 5.

GIANTS 5TH: Leonard struck out; May singled to right; LeMaster
flied out to left; SMITH BATTED FOR BREINING; Smith singled to
left [May to second]; Morgan flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 5TH: RIPLEY REPLACED SMITH (PITCHING); Garcia singled to
left; Garcia stole second; Pujols grounded out (pitcher to
first) [Garcia to third]; Sutton was called out on strikes;
Scott walked; Garner flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Giants 0, Astros 5.

GIANTS 6TH: Cabell grounded out (second to first); Clark
grounded out (third to first); Evans flied out to center; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Cedeno grounded out (pitcher to first); Cruz flied
out to center; Howe flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 0, Astros 5.

GIANTS 7TH: Herndon flied out to center; Leonard made an out to
second; May flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0,
Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Woods struck out; Garcia doubled to left; Pujols
flied out to center; Sutton singled to left [Garcia scored];
Scott grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Giants 0, Astros 6.

GIANTS 8TH: SPILMAN REPLACED CEDENO (PLAYING 1B); LeMaster
popped to third in foul territory; VENABLE BATTED FOR RIPLEY;
Venable walked; Morgan made an out to second; Cabell flied out
to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: TUFTS REPLACED VENABLE (PITCHING); Garner grounded
out (shortstop to first); Spilman grounded out (first to
pitcher); Cruz singled to second; Tufts threw a wild pitch [Cruz
to second]; Howe walked; Woods struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Giants 0, Astros 6.

GIANTS 9TH: Clark grounded out (third to first); Evans flied out
to center; Herndon flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 0, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           0   5   1    5
 Astros           6  13   0   12


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