Houston Astros 8, San Diego Padres 7
Regular Season Game 141
Played on Tuesday, September 8, 1970 (N) at San Diego Stadium

HOU N    0  2  1    1  2  0    2  0  0  -   8 12  2
SD  N    0  2  3    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   7  9  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou rf                       5   1   1   0       0   0       3   0
  Geronimo rf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Morgan 2b                     4   2   2   0       1   0       4   1
Wynn lf                       5   0   1   0       0   2       0   0
Watson 1b                     5   0   2   3       0   1      10   0
Menke ss                      3   2   1   0       2   1       0   5
Rader 3b                      5   3   3   3       0   1       1   4
Cedeno cf                     5   0   2   1       0   0       3   0
Howard c                      3   0   0   1       1   1       4   0
Wilson p                      4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       39   8  12   8       4   8      27  10

FIELDING - 
E: Menke (28), Rader (17).

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (13,off Kirby); Menke (23,off Doyle).
HR: Rader (21,2nd inning off Kirby 1 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morgan 2 (36,2nd base off Kirby/Cannizzaro,2nd base off Dukes/Cannizzaro).
CS: Cedeno (3,Home by Kirby/Cannizzaro).

San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Arcia 2b                      3   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Stahl ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Doyle p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Willis p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Huntz ph                    0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Williams pr                 0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Robles ss                     3   0   1   0       0   0       1   6
  Slocum pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gaston cf                     5   1   1   2       0   1       4   0
Ferrara lf                    5   0   2   2       0   0       0   0
  Murrell pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Brown rf                      5   1   2   0       0   0       0   0
Colbert 1b                    4   1   1   2       0   1      10   1
Spiezio 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       2   5
Cannizzaro c                  4   0   0   0       0   0       8   1
Kirby p                       2   1   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Dukes p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Webster ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Campbell 2b                 1   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       37   7   9   7       2   4      27  13

FIELDING - 
E: Ferrara (4).

BATTING - 
HR: Colbert (30,2nd inning off Wilson 1 on 1 out); Gaston (24,3rd inning off
Wilson 1 on 1 out).
SH: Robles (2,off Wilson).
HBP: Robles (1,by Gladding).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson W(9-5)                 8.1   8   7   6   2   3   2  37
Gladding SV(18)               0.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     9   7   6   2   4   2  41

WP: Wilson 2 (13).
HBP: Gladding (3,Robles).

San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Kirby L(9-15)                 4     7   6   6   2   5   1  21
Dukes                         2     2   0   0   1   2   0   9
Doyle                         0.1   3   2   2   0   0   0   4
Willis                        2.2   0   0   0   1   1   0   9
Totals                        9    12   8   8   4   8   1  43

Kirby faced 3 batters in the 5th inning
WP: Kirby (5).

Umpires: HP - Bob Engel, 1B - Harry Wendelstedt, 2B - Shag Crawford, 3B - Doug Harvey
Time of Game: 2:35   Attendance: 1893


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. Menke               ss        Brown               rf
6. Rader               3b        Colbert             1b
7. Cedeno              cf        Spiezio             3b
8. Howard              c         Cannizzaro          c
9. Wilson              p         Kirby               p

ASTROS 1ST: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan flied
out to center; Wynn struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Padres 0.

PADRES 1ST: Arcia flied out to center; Robles flied out to
right; Gaston lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Padres 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson struck out; Menke walked; Rader homered
[Menke scored]; Cedeno reached on an error by Ferrara [Cedeno to
second]; Howard struck out; Wilson struck out; 2 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 0.

PADRES 2ND: Ferrara made an out to second; Brown singled to
left; Colbert homered [Brown scored]; Spiezio grounded out
(shortstop to first); Cannizzaro grounded out (third to first);
2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan
walked; Morgan stole second; Wynn struck out; Watson singled to
center [Morgan scored]; Menke flied out to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 2.

PADRES 3RD: Kirby reached on an error by Menke [Kirby to first];
Wilson threw a wild pitch [Kirby to second]; Arcia singled to
center [Kirby scored (unearned)]; Robles out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher unassisted) [Arcia to second]; Gaston homered [Arcia
scored]; Ferrara grounded out (third to first); Brown singled to
right; Colbert struck out; 3 R (2 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
3, Padres 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Rader singled to left; Cedeno doubled to left [Rader
scored]; Kirby threw a wild pitch [Cedeno to third]; Cedeno was
picked off and caught stealing home (catcher to third); Howard
grounded out (third to first); Wilson made an out to shortstop;
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Padres 5.

PADRES 4TH: Spiezio grounded out (third to first); Cannizzaro
made an out to second; Kirby struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Padres 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Alou singled to right; Morgan singled to right [Alou
to second]; Wynn singled to center [Alou to third, Morgan to
second]; DUKES REPLACED KIRBY (PITCHING); Watson singled to left
[Alou scored, Morgan scored, Wynn to second]; Menke struck out;
Rader struck out; Cedeno grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 4
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Padres 5.

PADRES 5TH: Arcia grounded out (third to first); Robles singled
to right; Gaston made an out to second; Ferrara singled to
center [Robles to second]; Brown flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Padres 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Howard walked; Wilson popped to third in foul
territory; Alou flied out to center; Morgan singled to right
[Howard to third]; Morgan stole second; Wynn grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Padres 5.

PADRES 6TH: Colbert grounded out (shortstop to first); Spiezio
reached on an error by Rader [Spiezio to first]; Wilson threw a
wild pitch [Spiezio to second]; Cannizzaro grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Spiezio to third]; WEBSTER BATTED FOR
DUKES; Webster walked; STAHL BATTED FOR ARCIA; Stahl was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Padres 5.

ASTROS 7TH: CAMPBELL REPLACED WEBSTER (PLAYING 2B); DOYLE
REPLACED STAHL (PITCHING); Watson lined to center; Menke doubled
to left; Rader singled to right [Menke scored]; Cedeno singled
to right [Rader to third]; WILLIS REPLACED DOYLE (PITCHING);
Howard grounded out (shortstop to first) [Rader scored, Cedeno
to second]; Wilson struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8,
Padres 5.

PADRES 7TH: Robles flied out to center; Gaston grounded out
(shortstop to first); Ferrara flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 8, Padres 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Alou grounded out (third to first); Morgan grounded
out (first to pitcher); Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Padres 5.

PADRES 8TH: GERONIMO REPLACED ALOU (PLAYING RF); Brown grounded
out (shortstop to first); Colbert popped to third in foul
territory; Spiezio made an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 8, Padres 5.

ASTROS 9TH: Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); Menke
walked; Rader forced Menke (shortstop to second); Cedeno
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8,
Padres 5.

PADRES 9TH: Cannizzaro flied out to right; Campbell singled to
left; HUNTZ BATTED FOR WILLIS; Huntz walked [Campbell to
second]; GLADDING REPLACED WILSON (PITCHING); WILLIAMS RAN FOR
HUNTZ; Robles was hit by a pitch [Campbell to third, Williams to
second]; SLOCUM RAN FOR ROBLES; Gaston struck out; Ferrara
singled to left [Campbell scored, Williams scored, Slocum to
second]; MURRELL RAN FOR FERRARA; Brown grounded out (second to
first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Padres 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  12   2    8
 Padres           7   9   1    7


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