Houston Astros 9, San Diego Padres 2
Regular Season Game 139
Played on Tuesday, September 9, 1969 (N) at Astrodome

SD  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   2  4  0
HOU N    1  0  0    2  5  1    0  0  x  -   9 10  0
San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Arcia 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Morales cf                    4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Brown rf                      2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Murrell rf                  2   1   1   2       0   0       0   0
Colbert 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Kelly 3b                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Slocum 3b                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Stahl lf                      3   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Cannizzaro c                  1   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
  Kendall c                   1   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Dean ss                       3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Niekro p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Baldschun p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Williams ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Dukes p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ferrara ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       30   2   4   2       1   7      24*  0

* - Files missing details on 19 outs.
BATTING - 
HR: Murrell (3,9th inning off Dierker 1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Stahl (3,2nd base off Dierker/Edwards).
CS: Brown (4,2nd base by Dierker/Edwards).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     3   2   1   0       2   0       0   0
Alou lf                       4   1   3   0       0   0       0   0
Wynn cf                       3   2   1   4       1   2       0   0
Miller rf                     4   2   3   1       0   0       0   0
Blefary 1b                    1   1   0   1       2   0       0   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   1       0   1       0   0
Menke ss                      4   0   0   1       0   1       0   0
Edwards c                     3   0   0   0       1   0       7   0
Dierker p                     4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   9  10   8       6   4      27*  0

* - Files missing details on 19 outs.
BATTING - 
2B: Miller (17,off Niekro).
HR: Wynn (30,5th inning off Niekro 2 on 0 out).
SH: Alou (2,off Niekro).
SF: Wynn (5,off Niekro); Blefary (3,off Niekro).
IBB: Blefary (8,by Niekro); Edwards (11,by Niekro).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morgan (40,2nd base off Niekro/Cannizzaro).

PITCHING
San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niekro L(8-14)                4     6   6   6   4   1   1  21
Baldschun                     1     1   2   2   1   0   0   5
Dukes                         3     3   1   1   1   3   0  13
Totals                        8    10   9   9   6   4   1  39

Niekro faced 3 batters in the 5th inning
WP: Baldschun (6).
IBB: Niekro 2 (8,Blefary,Edwards).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(19-10)              9     4   2   2   1   7   1  31


Umpires: HP - Harry Wendelstedt, 1B - Ken Burkhart, 2B - Ed Sudol, 3B - Lee Weyer
Time of Game: 2:13   Attendance: 8847


Starting Lineups:

   San Diego Padres              Houston Astros           
1. Arcia               2b        Morgan              2b
2. Morales             cf        Alou                lf
3. Brown               rf        Wynn                cf
4. Colbert             1b        Miller              rf
5. Kelly               3b        Blefary             1b
6. Stahl               lf        Rader               3b
7. Cannizzaro          c         Menke               ss
8. Dean                ss        Edwards             c
9. Niekro              p         Dierker             p

PADRES 1ST: Arcia out on an unknown play; Morales out on an
unknown play; Brown out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan walked; Morgan stole second; Alou out on a
sacrifice bunt [Morgan to third]; Wynn out on an unknown play
[Morgan scored]; Miller doubled; Blefary was walked
intentionally; Miller was picked off second; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 1.

PADRES 2ND: Colbert struck out; Kelly out on an unknown play;
Stahl singled; Stahl stole second; Cannizzaro out on an unknown
play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader out on an unknown play; Menke out on an
unknown play; Edwards out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 1.

PADRES 3RD: Dean struck out; Niekro out on an unknown play;
Arcia struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Dierker out on an unknown play; Morgan out on an
unknown play; Alou out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Padres 0, Astros 1.

PADRES 4TH: Morales out on an unknown play; Brown singled;
Colbert out on an unknown play; Brown was caught stealing
second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn walked; Miller singled [Wynn to third]; Blefary
out on an unknown play [Wynn scored, Miller to second]; Rader
singled [Miller scored, Rader to second (on throw to home)];
Menke struck out; Edwards was walked intentionally; Dierker out
on an unknown play; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 3.

PADRES 5TH: Kelly out on an unknown play; Stahl out on an
unknown play; Cannizzaro walked; Dean out on an unknown play; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Morgan singled; Alou singled [Morgan to second];
Wynn homered [Morgan scored, Alou scored]; BALDSCHUN REPLACED
NIEKRO (PITCHING); Miller singled; Blefary walked [Miller to
second]; Rader out on an unknown play [Miller to third, Blefary
to second]; Baldschun threw a wild pitch [Miller scored, Blefary
to third]; Menke out on an unknown play [Blefary scored];
Edwards out on an unknown play; 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0,
Astros 8.

PADRES 6TH: WILLIAMS BATTED FOR BALDSCHUN; Williams struck out;
Arcia out on an unknown play; Morales out on an unknown play; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 8.

ASTROS 6TH: MURRELL REPLACED BROWN (PLAYING RF); SLOCUM REPLACED
KELLY (PLAYING 3B); KENDALL REPLACED CANNIZZARO (PLAYING C );
DUKES REPLACED WILLIAMS (PITCHING); Dierker singled; Morgan
walked [Dierker to second]; Alou singled [Dierker to third,
Morgan to second]; Wynn struck out; Miller out on an unknown
play [Dierker scored, Morgan to third, Alou to second]; Blefary
out on an unknown play; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros
9.

PADRES 7TH: Murrell out on an unknown play; Colbert struck out;
Slocum out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0,
Astros 9.

ASTROS 7TH: Rader struck out; Menke out on an unknown play;
Edwards out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0,
Astros 9.

PADRES 8TH: Stahl struck out; Kendall out on an unknown play;
Dean out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0,
Astros 9.

ASTROS 8TH: Dierker out on an unknown play; Morgan out on an
unknown play; Alou singled; Wynn struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 9.

PADRES 9TH: FERRARA BATTED FOR DUKES; Ferrara struck out; Arcia
out on an unknown play; Morales singled; Murrell homered
[Morales scored]; Colbert out on an unknown play; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Padres           2   4   0    2
 Astros           9  10   0    6


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