Houston Astros 4, San Diego Padres 3 (10 innings)
Regular Season Game 97
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Sunday, July 30, 1972 (D) at Astrodome

SD  N    0  0  0    1  0  2    0  0  0    0  -   3  9  4
HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  1    0  1  0    1  -   4  8  1
San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Thomas ss                     4   0   0   0       1   2       2   2
Roberts 3b                    5   1   1   0       0   1       0   5
Morales lf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Colbert 1b                    4   2   2   3       0   1       9   0
Gaston rf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       0   0
Jeter cf                      4   0   2   0       0   0       3   0
Jestadt 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       1   3
Blefary c                     4   0   1   0       0   2      10   0
Greif p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ross p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Schaeffer p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   3   9   3       2   7      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Roberts-Jestadt-Colbert.
E: Roberts 2 (13), Jeter (1), Blefary (1).

BATTING - 
HR: Colbert 2 (25,4th inning off Roberts 0 on 1 out,6th inning off Roberts
1 on 2 out).
SH: Greif 2 (4,off Roberts 2).
GDP: Roberts (4,off Roberts); Jestadt (4,off Roberts); Jeter (7,off Roberts).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morales (3,2nd base off Roberts/Edwards).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    5   0   1   0       0   1       0   3
Cedeno cf                     3   2   1   0       2   2       1   0
Wynn rf                       3   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
May 1b                        4   1   1   0       1   1      13   2
Watson lf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
  Stewart pr,lf               1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Edwards c                     4   0   0   0       0   1       8   1
Rader 3b                      4   1   2   0       0   1       0   7
Helms 2b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       5   3
Roberts p                     3   0   0   1       0   0       0   2
Totals                       35   4   8   2       4   9      30  18

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Rader-Helms-May, Rader-Helms-May, Metzger-Helms-May.
E: Edwards (6).

BATTING - 
3B: Cedeno (4,off Greif).
SH: Wynn (1,off Ross).
SF: Roberts (1,off Greif).
GDP: May (8,off Ross).
IBB: May (9,by Ross).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Metzger (15,2nd base off Greif/Blefary); Cedeno 2 (31,2nd base off Greif/Blefary,2nd
base off Ross/Blefary).

PITCHING
San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Greif                         7     6   3   0   2   8   0  30
Ross L(3-2)                   2     1   1   1   2   1   0  10
Schaeffer                     0     1   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     8   4   1   4   9   0  41

Greif faced 2 batters in the 8th inning
Ross faced 3 batters in the 10th inning
Schaeffer faced 1 batter in the 10th inning
IBB: Ross (8,May).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Roberts W(9-5)               10     9   3   3   2   7   2  38


Umpires: HP - Satch Davidson, 1B - Bruce Froemming, 2B - Augie Donatelli, 3B - Stan Landes
Time of Game: 2:37   Attendance: 27388


Starting Lineups:

   San Diego Padres              Houston Astros           
1. Thomas              ss        Metzger             ss
2. Roberts             3b        Cedeno              cf
3. Morales             lf        Wynn                rf
4. Colbert             1b        May                 1b
5. Gaston              rf        Watson              lf
6. Jeter               cf        Edwards             c
7. Jestadt             2b        Rader               3b
8. Blefary             c         Helms               2b
9. Greif               p         Roberts             p

PADRES 1ST: Thomas walked; Roberts grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Thomas out at second]; Morales
singled to left; Morales stole second [Morales to third (error
by Edwards)]; Colbert flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger struck out; Cedeno tripled to center; Wynn
reached on a fielder's choice [Cedeno out at home (third to
catcher)]; May made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 2ND: Gaston grounded out (third to first); Jeter singled
to left; Jestadt grounded into a double play (third to second to
first) [Jeter out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson struck out; Edwards struck out; Rader singled
to left; Helms was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 3RD: Blefary singled to right; Greif out on a sacrifice
bunt (first to second) [Blefary to second]; Thomas grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Blefary to third]; Roberts grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Roberts grounded out (second to first); Metzger
singled to left; Metzger stole second; Cedeno struck out; Wynn
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 4TH: Morales grounded out (third to first); Colbert
homered; Gaston walked; Jeter grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Gaston out at second]; 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: May was called out on strikes; Watson grounded out
(third to first); Edwards lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Padres 1, Astros 0.

PADRES 5TH: Jestadt grounded out (third to first); Blefary was
called out on strikes; Greif grounded out (catcher to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Rader singled to right; Helms reached on an error by
Roberts [Rader to third, Helms to second]; Roberts hit a
sacrifice fly to center [Rader scored (unearned)]; Metzger flied
to left in foul territory; Cedeno was called out on strikes; 1 R
(0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 1.

PADRES 6TH: Thomas grounded out (pitcher to first); Roberts
singled to left; Morales flied out to center; Colbert homered
[Roberts scored]; Gaston singled to center; Jeter flied out to
left; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Wynn grounded out (third to first); May singled to
shortstop; Watson singled to center [May scored (error by Jeter)
(unearned) (no RBI), Watson to second]; Edwards grounded out
(second to first) [Watson to third]; Rader grounded out
(shortstop to first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 3,
Astros 2.

PADRES 7TH: Jestadt singled to center; Blefary struck out; Greif
out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Jestadt to second];
Thomas struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Helms flied out to center; Roberts lined to center;
Metzger grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Padres 3, Astros 2.

PADRES 8TH: Roberts flied out to right; Morales grounded out
(pitcher to first); Colbert struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Padres 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Cedeno walked; Cedeno stole second; Wynn walked;
ROSS REPLACED GREIF (PITCHING); May grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Cedeno to third, Wynn out at
second]; Watson reached on an error by Roberts [Cedeno scored
(unearned) (no RBI), Watson to first]; STEWART RAN FOR WATSON;
Edwards lined to shortstop; 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Padres
3, Astros 3.

PADRES 9TH: STEWART STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Gaston grounded
out (shortstop to first); Jeter singled to center; Jestadt
struck out; Blefary popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Rader was called out on strikes; Helms singled to
right; Roberts grounded out (pitcher to first) [Helms to
second]; Metzger grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Padres 3, Astros 3.

PADRES 10TH: Ross grounded out (third to first); Thomas was
called out on strikes; Roberts struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Padres 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 10TH: Cedeno walked; Cedeno stole second; Wynn reached on
an error by Blefary on a sacrifice bunt [Cedeno to third, Wynn
to first]; May was walked intentionally [Wynn to second];
SCHAEFFER REPLACED ROSS (PITCHING); Stewart singled to center
[Cedeno scored, Wynn to third, May to second]; 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 3
LOB.  Padres 3, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Padres           3   9   4    5
 Astros           4   8   1   10


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