Houston Astros 9, San Diego Padres 4
Regular Season Game 140
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Monday, September 7, 1970 (D) at San Diego Stadium

HOU N    1  0  0    4  0  0    0  4  0  -   9 14  0
SD  N    3  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   4  7  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou rf                       6   3   3   1       0   0       2   1
Morgan 2b                     6   0   5   2       0   1       3   4
Wynn lf                       5   1   0   1       1   0       4   0
Watson 1b                     1   0   0   2       1   0       5   0
  Mayberry 1b                 1   1   1   0       0   0       5   0
Rader 3b                      5   1   1   1       0   1       1   3
Cedeno cf                     5   0   2   1       0   1       2   0
Martinez ss                   4   1   1   0       1   1       0   3
Edwards c                     1   1   0   0       4   0       5   0
Billingham p                  4   1   1   0       0   1       0   2
Totals                       38   9  14   8       7   5      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Morgan-Mayberry.

BATTING - 
2B: Morgan 2 (24,off Coombs,off Dukes); Rader (21,off Dukes); Cedeno (12,off
Ross).
SH: Billingham (6,off Wilson).
SF: Watson (5,off Coombs).
HBP: Watson (3,by Wilson).
GDP: Wynn (15,off Coombs).
IBB: Wynn (11,by Coombs).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Wynn (21,3rd base off Coombs/Cannizzaro); Cedeno (10,2nd base off Coombs/Cannizzaro).

San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Arcia 2b                      4   1   1   0       0   0       3   2
Robles ss                     3   0   0   0       1   0       2   6
Gaston cf                     4   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
Ferrara lf                    4   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
Brown rf                      3   1   1   2       1   0       1   0
Colbert 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   1      11   0
Spiezio 3b                    4   0   1   1       0   1       2   3
Cannizzaro c                  4   0   1   0       0   1       5   1
Coombs p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wilson p                    0   0   0   0       1   0       0   2
  Stahl ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dukes p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ross p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   4   7   4       3   5      27* 14

* - Files missing details on 1 outs.
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Robles-Arcia-Colbert.

BATTING - 
2B: Brown (28,off Billingham); Colbert (13,off Billingham); Spiezio (17,off
Billingham).
SH: Coombs (7,off Billingham).
GDP: Gaston (15,off Billingham).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Billingham W(11-7)            9     7   4   4   3   5   0  35


San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Coombs L(9-12)                3.1   8   5   5   4   3   0  21
Wilson                        3.2   0   0   0   3   1   0  15
Dukes                         0.1   4   4   4   0   0   0   5
Ross                          1.2   2   0   0   0   1   0   7
Totals                        9    14   9   9   7   5   0  48

WP: Dukes (2).
HBP: Wilson (2,Watson).
IBB: Coombs (12,Wynn).

Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Bob Engel, 2B - Harry Wendelstedt, 3B - Shag Crawford
Time of Game: 2:39   Attendance: 5524


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Diego Padres         
1. Alou                rf        Arcia               2b
2. Morgan              2b        Robles              ss
3. Wynn                lf        Gaston              cf
4. Watson              1b        Ferrara             lf
5. Rader               3b        Brown               rf
6. Cedeno              cf        Colbert             1b
7. Martinez            ss        Spiezio             3b
8. Edwards             c         Cannizzaro          c
9. Billingham          p         Coombs              p

ASTROS 1ST: Alou singled to left; Morgan singled to center [Alou
to second]; Wynn forced Morgan (third to second) [Alou to
third]; Watson hit a sacrifice fly to left [Alou scored, Wynn to
second]; Wynn stole third; Rader was called out on strikes; 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 0.

PADRES 1ST: Arcia singled to center; Robles flied out to center;
Gaston singled to right [Arcia to third]; Ferrara singled to
right [Arcia scored, Gaston to second]; Brown doubled to right
[Gaston scored, Ferrara scored, Brown out at third (right to
third)]; Colbert flied out to left; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Padres 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Cedeno singled to first; Martinez struck out; Cedeno
stole second; Edwards walked; Billingham popped to third in foul
territory; Alou grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 3.

PADRES 2ND: Spiezio grounded out (shortstop to first);
Cannizzaro singled to left; Coombs out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Cannizzaro to second]; Arcia flied out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Morgan singled to right; Wynn grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Morgan out at second];
Watson walked; Rader lined to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Padres 3.

PADRES 3RD: Robles grounded out (second to first); Gaston was
called out on strikes; Ferrara grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno struck out; Martinez singled to center;
Edwards walked [Martinez to second]; Billingham singled to third
[Martinez to third, Edwards to second]; Alou singled to left
[Martinez scored, Edwards to third, Billingham to second];
Morgan doubled to right [Edwards scored, Billingham scored, Alou
to third]; Wynn was walked intentionally; WILSON REPLACED COOMBS
(PITCHING); Watson was hit by a pitch [Alou scored, Morgan to
third, Wynn to second]; Rader popped to first in foul territory;
Cedeno out on an unknown play; 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 5,
Padres 3.

PADRES 4TH: Brown grounded out (second to first); Colbert
doubled to right; Spiezio flied out to left; Cannizzaro made an
out to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Padres 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Martinez walked; Edwards walked [Martinez to
second]; Billingham out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[Martinez to third, Edwards to second]; Alou flied out to right;
Morgan was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
5, Padres 3.

PADRES 5TH: Wilson walked; Arcia grounded out (pitcher to second
to first) [Wilson to second]; Robles flied out to left; Gaston
flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Padres 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Wynn lined to shortstop; Watson grounded out
(shortstop to first); Rader grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Padres 3.

PADRES 6TH: MAYBERRY REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING 1B); Ferrara
struck out; Brown lined to right; Colbert grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Padres 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Cedeno grounded out (third to first); Martinez flied
out to left; Edwards walked; Billingham grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Padres 3.

PADRES 7TH: Spiezio struck out; Cannizzaro flied out to center;
STAHL BATTED FOR WILSON; Stahl grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Padres 3.

ASTROS 8TH: DUKES REPLACED STAHL (PITCHING); Alou singled to
pitcher; Morgan doubled to center [Alou to third]; Wynn reached
on a fielder's choice [Alou scored, Morgan out at third (third
to catcher to shortstop)]; Mayberry singled to right [Wynn to
third]; Dukes threw a wild pitch [Wynn scored, Mayberry to
second]; Rader doubled to center [Mayberry scored]; ROSS
REPLACED DUKES (PITCHING); Cedeno doubled to right [Rader
scored]; Martinez grounded out (shortstop to first) [Cedeno to
third]; Edwards grounded out (shortstop to first); 4 R, 5 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 9, Padres 3.

PADRES 8TH: Arcia grounded out (third to first); Robles walked;
Gaston grounded into a double play (second to first) [Robles out
at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9, Padres 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Billingham was called out on strikes; Alou grounded
out (shortstop to first); Morgan singled to center; Wynn popped
to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 9,
Padres 3.

PADRES 9TH: Ferrara grounded out (shortstop to first); Brown
walked; Colbert struck out; Spiezio doubled to left [Brown
scored]; Cannizzaro struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 9,
Padres 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           9  14   0   12
 Padres           4   7   0    4


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