Houston Astros 3, San Diego Padres 2
Regular Season Game 37
Played on Tuesday, May 18, 1971 (N) at Astrodome

SD  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  1  0  -   2 10  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  2  1  -   3  6  2
San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hernandez ss                  5   0   1   0       0   0       2   1
Mason 2b                      3   0   1   0       1   1       2   3
Gaston cf                     4   1   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Bravo cf                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Colbert 1b                    5   0   2   1       0   0       6   1
Brown rf                      4   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Stahl lf                      4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Spiezio 3b                    4   1   2   1       0   0       1   3
Barton c                      3   0   0   0       1   1       6   2
Arlin p                       4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
  Kelley p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   2  10   2       2   5      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Barton-Mason.

BATTING - 
2B: Brown (7,off Forsch); Colbert (6,off Forsch).
HR: Spiezio (1,8th inning off Forsch 0 on 1 out).
SH: Mason (2,off Gladding).
IBB: Barton (2,by Forsch).
Team LOB: 11.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    4   0   1   1       0   1       2   5
Morgan 2b                     3   0   0   0       1   0       4   1
Cedeno rf                     4   1   1   0       0   1       4   0
Wynn cf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Menke 1b                      3   1   2   1       1   0       9   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   3       0   3
Alou lf                       3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Geronimo pr,lf              0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hiatt c                       2   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
  Chiles ph                   1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Howard c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Forsch p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Edwards ph                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Watson ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       28   3   6   3       4   5      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: Morgan (4), Cedeno (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Menke (7,off Arlin); Chiles (2,off Arlin).
3B: Metzger (2,off Arlin).
IBB: Watson (2,by Kelley).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Menke (2,2nd base by Arlin/Barton); Morgan (4,2nd base by Arlin/Barton).

PITCHING
San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Arlin                         7.1   4   2   2   2   5   0  26
Kelley                        0.2   0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Miller L(0-1)                 0     2   1   1   1   0   0   3
Totals                        8     6   3   3   4   5   0  32

Miller faced 3 batters in the 9th inning
WP: Miller (1).
IBB: Kelley (2,Watson).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch                        8     9   2   2   2   5   1  36
Gladding W(1-0)               1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9    10   2   2   2   5   1  40

IBB: Forsch (2,Barton).

Umpires: HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - Nick Colosi, 3B - Ken Burkhart
Time of Game: 2:36   Attendance: 8015


Starting Lineups:

   San Diego Padres              Houston Astros           
1. Hernandez           ss        Metzger             ss
2. Mason               2b        Morgan              2b
3. Gaston              cf        Cedeno              rf
4. Colbert             1b        Wynn                cf
5. Brown               rf        Menke               1b
6. Stahl               lf        Rader               3b
7. Spiezio             3b        Alou                lf
8. Barton              c         Hiatt               c
9. Arlin               p         Forsch              p

PADRES 1ST: Hernandez flied out to right; Mason grounded out
(shortstop to first); Gaston flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger struck out; Morgan grounded out (first to
pitcher); Cedeno struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0,
Astros 0.

PADRES 2ND: Colbert singled to left; Brown singled to center
[Colbert to third]; Stahl struck out; Spiezio made an out to
first; Barton forced Brown (shortstop to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Wynn popped to catcher in foul territory; Menke
grounded out (third to first); Rader struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 3RD: Arlin singled to second; Hernandez reached on an
error by Morgan [Arlin to second]; Mason struck out; Gaston
struck out; Colbert made an out to first; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Alou flied out to center; Hiatt flied out to left;
Forsch grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 4TH: Brown grounded out (third to first); Stahl singled
to center; Spiezio singled to shortstop [Stahl to second];
Barton struck out; Arlin forced Spiezio (shortstop unassisted);
0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Metzger tripled to right; Morgan popped to third in
foul territory; Cedeno grounded out (third to first); Wynn flied
out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 5TH: Hernandez grounded out (second to first); Mason
singled to second; Gaston flied out to right; Colbert forced
Mason (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Menke walked; Rader struck out while Menke was
caught stealing second (catcher to second); Alou grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 6TH: Brown doubled to left; Stahl grounded out (pitcher
to first) [Brown to third]; Spiezio made an out to shortstop;
Barton was walked intentionally; Arlin was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Hiatt grounded out (third to first); Forsch flied
out to center; Metzger grounded out (pitcher unassisted); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 7TH: Hernandez grounded out (pitcher to first); Mason
walked; Gaston forced Mason (shortstop to second); Colbert
doubled to right [Gaston scored, Colbert to third (error by
Cedeno)]; Brown grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Morgan walked; Cedeno flied out to right; Wynn made
an out to second; Morgan was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 0.

PADRES 8TH: Stahl flied out to right; Spiezio homered; Barton
flied out to left; Arlin lined to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Padres 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: BRAVO REPLACED GASTON (PLAYING CF); Menke doubled;
Rader struck out; Alou singled to shortstop [Menke to third];
GERONIMO RAN FOR ALOU; CHILES BATTED FOR HIATT; Chiles doubled
to right [Geronimo to third, Menke scored]; EDWARDS BATTED FOR
FORSCH; KELLEY REPLACED ARLIN (PITCHING); WATSON BATTED FOR
EDWARDS; Watson was walked intentionally; Metzger forced Watson
(second to shortstop) [Chiles to third, Geronimo scored]; Morgan
grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres
2, Astros 2.

PADRES 9TH: HOWARD REPLACED CHILES (PLAYING C ); GLADDING
REPLACED WATSON (PITCHING); GERONIMO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING
LF); Hernandez singled to center; Mason out on a sacrifice bunt
(third to second) [Hernandez to second]; Bravo grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Hernandez to third]; Colbert flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: MILLER REPLACED KELLEY (PITCHING); Cedeno singled to
center; Miller threw a wild pitch [Cedeno to second]; Wynn
walked; Menke singled to left [Wynn to second, Cedeno scored]; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Padres           2  10   0   11
 Astros           3   6   2    5


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