Houston Astros 6, San Diego Padres 5 (12 innings)
Regular Season Game 150
Played on Saturday, September 30, 1972 (N) at San Diego Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  1    0  0  3    0  0  1  -   6  6  2
SD  N    1  1  0    0  1  0    2  0  0    0  0  0  -   5 13  3
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    5   0   0   1       1   0       1   9
Wynn rf                       6   1   2   3       0   1       2   0
Cedeno cf                     4   0   0   0       2   0       6   0
May 1b                        6   1   0   0       0   0      14   0
Watson lf                     6   1   1   0       0   0       5   0
Rader 3b                      3   1   1   1       2   0       0   4
Helms 2b                      4   1   1   0       1   0       5   6
Howard c                      3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Chiles ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Edwards c                   1   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
  Stinson pr,c                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Reuss p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Griffin p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Alou ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller ph                   0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Culver p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Roberts p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       42   6   6   5       7   3      36  19

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Metzger-Helms-May, Metzger-Helms-May.
E: Howard (7), Reuss (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Watson (26,off Norman).
3B: Rader (7,off Norman).
HR: Wynn (24,12th inning off Acosta 0 on 0 out).
SH: Roberts (6,off Acosta).
Team LOB: 8.

San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Thomas 2b,ss                  6   1   3   1       0   0       2   2
Hernandez ss                  3   1   0   0       1   0       2   7
  Stahl ph                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Elliott ph,rf               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lee lf                        4   1   2   1       1   0       2   0
  Jeter cf                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Colbert 1b                    5   1   1   1       1   1      18   0
Gaston rf,lf                  6   0   1   1       0   1       1   0
Morales cf,lf,3b              6   0   1   1       0   0       4   0
Jestadt 3b                    3   1   2   0       2   0       1   5
  Stanley pr,2b               1   0   1   0       0   0       2   2
Goddard c                     5   0   1   0       1   1       3   0
Norman p                      3   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Corkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Greif p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Blefary ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Acosta p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Kendall ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       46   5  13   5       6   3      36  18

FIELDING - 
E: Hernandez (19), Lee (4), Colbert (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Gaston (14,off Reuss); Goddard (2,off Griffin); Lee (23,off Ray).
SH: Hernandez (15,off Reuss); Norman (4,off Reuss).
GDP: Hernandez (5,off Reuss); Goddard (2,off Gladding).
IBB: Jestadt (2,by Gladding).
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Thomas (8,2nd base off Gladding/Howard).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reuss                         4.2   6   3   3   3   1   0  23
Griffin                       1.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   5
Ray                           0.1   2   2   2   2   0   0   5
Gladding                      1.2   1   0   0   1   0   0   6
Culver                        1.2   2   0   0   0   2   0   7
Roberts W(12-7)               2.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   8
Totals                       12    13   5   5   6   3   0  54

IBB: Gladding (5,Jestadt).

San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Norman                        8     3   4   3   6   3   0  34
Corkins                       0.2   1   1   1   1   0   0   4
Greif                         1.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Acosta L(3-6)                 2     2   1   1   0   0   1   8
Totals                       12     6   6   5   7   3   1  50

Norman faced 2 batters in the 9th inning
WP: Norman (12).

Umpires: HP - Jerry Dale, 1B - Tom Gorman, 2B - Chris Pelekoudas, 3B - Mel Steiner
Time of Game: 3:28   Attendance: 4443


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Diego Padres         
1. Metzger             ss        Thomas              2b
2. Wynn                rf        Hernandez           ss
3. Cedeno              cf        Lee                 lf
4. May                 1b        Colbert             1b
5. Watson              lf        Gaston              rf
6. Rader               3b        Morales             cf
7. Helms               2b        Jestadt             3b
8. Howard              c         Goddard             c
9. Reuss               p         Norman              p

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger walked; Norman threw a wild pitch [Metzger
to second]; Wynn struck out; Cedeno walked; May flied out to
center [Metzger to third]; Watson flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 1ST: Thomas singled to third; Hernandez out on a
sacrifice bunt (third to first) [Thomas to second]; Lee walked;
Colbert singled to left [Thomas scored, Lee to second]; Gaston
forced Colbert (shortstop to second) [Lee to third]; Morales
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0,
Padres 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader walked; Helms flied out to left; Howard flied
out to center; Reuss flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Padres 1.

PADRES 2ND: Jestadt walked; Goddard walked [Jestadt to second];
Norman reached on an error by Reuss on a sacrifice bunt [Jestadt
to third, Goddard to second, Norman to first]; Thomas forced
Norman (shortstop to second) [Jestadt scored, Goddard to third];
Hernandez grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Thomas out at second]; 1 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Padres 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Metzger grounded out (shortstop to first); Wynn
flied out to center; Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 2.

PADRES 3RD: Lee grounded out (shortstop to first); Colbert
grounded out (third to first); Gaston lined to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 2.

ASTROS 4TH: May reached on an error by Lee [May to second];
Watson grounded out (third to first); Colbert dropped a foul fly
hit by Rader for an error; Rader grounded out (shortstop to
first); Helms singled to shortstop [May scored (error by
Hernandez) (unearned) (no RBI), Helms to second]; Howard flied
out to right; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 3 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 2.

PADRES 4TH: Morales flied out to left; Jestadt singled to
center; Goddard struck out; Norman singled to right [Jestadt to
third]; Thomas forced Norman (second to shortstop); 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Reuss struck out; Metzger lined to shortstop; Wynn
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Padres 2.

PADRES 5TH: Hernandez popped to first in foul territory; Lee
singled to first; Colbert forced Lee (shortstop to second);
Gaston doubled to center [Colbert scored]; GRIFFIN REPLACED
REUSS (PITCHING); Morales grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Cedeno grounded out (third to first); May grounded
out (shortstop to first); Watson doubled to left; Rader tripled
to right [Watson scored]; Helms made an out to second; 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 3.

PADRES 6TH: Jestadt flied out to right; Goddard doubled to left;
Norman flied out to center; Thomas flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Howard struck out; ALOU BATTED FOR GRIFFIN; Alou
grounded out (shortstop to first); Metzger grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 3.

PADRES 7TH: RAY REPLACED ALOU (PITCHING); Hernandez walked; Lee
doubled to center [Hernandez scored]; Colbert walked; Gaston
flied out to left; Morales singled to left [Lee scored, Colbert
to third, Morales to second (on throw)]; GLADDING REPLACED RAY
(PITCHING); Jestadt was walked intentionally; Goddard grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Jestadt out
at second]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); Cedeno
walked; May forced Cedeno (shortstop to second); Watson grounded
out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 5.

PADRES 8TH: Norman grounded out (second to first); Thomas
singled to right; Thomas stole second [Thomas to third (error by
Howard)]; Hernandez flied out to center; Lee flied out to left;
0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 5.

ASTROS 9TH: JETER REPLACED LEE (PLAYING CF); MORALES CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); Rader walked; Helms walked [Rader to
second]; CORKINS REPLACED NORMAN (PITCHING); CHILES BATTED FOR
HOWARD; Chiles made an out to third; MILLER BATTED FOR GLADDING;
Miller walked [Rader to third, Helms to second]; Metzger
grounded out (pitcher to first) [Rader scored, Helms to third,
Miller to second]; Wynn singled to right [Helms scored, Miller
scored]; GREIF REPLACED CORKINS (PITCHING); Cedeno lined to
first; 3 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Padres 5.

PADRES 9TH: EDWARDS REPLACED CHILES (PLAYING C ); CULVER
REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); Colbert struck out; Gaston struck
out; Morales lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5,
Padres 5.

ASTROS 10TH: May lined to shortstop; Watson popped to first in
foul territory; Rader flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 5, Padres 5.

PADRES 10TH: Jestadt singled to left; STANLEY RAN FOR JESTADT;
Goddard lined to left; BLEFARY BATTED FOR GREIF; Blefary flied
out to center; Thomas singled to second [Stanley to second];
STAHL BATTED FOR HERNANDEZ; ROBERTS REPLACED CULVER (PITCHING);
ELLIOTT BATTED FOR STAHL; Elliott flied out to right; 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Padres 5.

ASTROS 11TH: ELLIOTT STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); GASTON CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); STANLEY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B);
THOMAS CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING SS); ACOSTA REPLACED BLEFARY
(PITCHING); MORALES CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); Helms
grounded out (shortstop to first); Edwards singled to left;
STINSON RAN FOR EDWARDS; Roberts out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Stinson to second]; Metzger grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Padres 5.

PADRES 11TH: STINSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Jeter grounded
out (shortstop to first); Colbert lined to center; Gaston
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5,
Padres 5.

ASTROS 12TH: Wynn homered; Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to
first); May made an out to second; Watson grounded out (second
to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Padres 5.

PADRES 12TH: Morales grounded out (shortstop to first); Stanley
singled to center; Goddard grounded out (third to first)
[Stanley to second]; KENDALL BATTED FOR ACOSTA; Kendall grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6,
Padres 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6   6   2    8
 Padres           5  13   3   13


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