Houston Astros 6, San Diego Padres 2
Regular Season Game 15
Played on Friday, April 20, 1973 (N) at Astrodome

SD  N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  1  -   2  9  0
HOU N    0  2  1    0  2  0    1  0  x  -   6  7  0
San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hernandez ss                  4   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
  J. Morales ph               1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Thomas 2b                     3   0   0   1       2   1       2   2
Lee lf                        5   0   2   0       0   1       2   0
Colbert 1b                    4   0   1   1       0   1      10   0
Marshall rf                   4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Grubb cf                      4   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Hilton 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
Kendall c                     4   1   3   0       0   0       6   0
Corkins p                     2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Campbell ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Romo p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Gaston ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   2   9   2       2   9      24   8

BATTING - 
Team LOB: 10.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynn rf                       4   1   0   0       1   2       3   0
Helms 2b                      4   1   1   0       0   0       1   2
Cedeno cf                     2   2   1   0       2   0       4   0
Watson lf,1b                  4   0   2   1       0   1       1   0
May 1b                        3   0   1   2       0   1       6   0
  Agee pr,lf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Rader 3b                      1   1   0   1       2   0       0   0
Edwards c                     3   1   2   1       1   0       8   1
Metzger ss                    3   0   0   1       0   0       3   1
Forsch p                      4   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Crawford p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   6   7   6       6   6      27   4

BATTING - 
2B: May (3,off Corkins).
3B: Edwards (1,off Corkins).
SH: Metzger (1,off Corkins).
SF: Rader (1,off Romo).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno 2 (6,2nd base off Corkins/Kendall,2nd base off Romo/Kendall).

PITCHING
San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Corkins L(1-2)                4.2   5   5   5   5   5   0  24
Miller                        1.1   0   0   0   1   1   0   5
Romo                          2     2   1   1   0   0   0   8
Totals                        8     7   6   6   6   6   0  37


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch W(2-1)                 8.2   9   2   2   2   8   0  38
Crawford SV(1)                0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                        9     9   2   2   2   9   0  39


Umpires: HP - Dick Stello, 1B - Jerry Dale, 2B - Tom Gorman, 3B - Bill Williams
Time of Game: 2:31   Attendance: 21261


Starting Lineups:

   San Diego Padres              Houston Astros           
1. Hernandez           ss        Wynn                rf
2. Thomas              2b        Helms               2b
3. Lee                 lf        Cedeno              cf
4. Colbert             1b        Watson              lf
5. Marshall            rf        May                 1b
6. Grubb               cf        Rader               3b
7. Hilton              3b        Edwards             c
8. Kendall             c         Metzger             ss
9. Corkins             p         Forsch              p

PADRES 1ST: Hernandez grounded out (shortstop to first); Thomas
grounded out (second to first); Lee grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Wynn struck out; Helms grounded out (shortstop to
first); Cedeno walked; Cedeno stole second; Watson struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 2ND: Colbert lined to shortstop; Marshall singled to
right; Grubb struck out; Hilton flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: May grounded out (third to first); Rader walked;
Edwards tripled to right [Rader scored]; Metzger out on a
sacrifice bunt (third to first) [Edwards scored]; Forsch was
called out on strikes; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 2.

PADRES 3RD: Kendall singled to left; Corkins was called out on
strikes; Hernandez popped to first in foul territory; Thomas
walked [Kendall to second]; Lee singled to right [Kendall to
third, Thomas to second]; Colbert flied out to right; 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 3 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Wynn walked; Helms grounded out (shortstop to first)
[Wynn to second]; Cedeno made an out to second; Watson singled
to right [Wynn scored]; May struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Padres 0, Astros 3.

PADRES 4TH: Marshall grounded out (first unassisted); Grubb
lined to center; Hilton grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Rader lined to center; Edwards singled to right;
Metzger grounded out (first unassisted) [Edwards to second];
Forsch struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 3.

PADRES 5TH: Kendall singled to first; Corkins struck out;
Hernandez singled to center [Kendall to second]; Thomas flied
out to center; Lee singled to right [Kendall to third, Hernandez
to second]; Colbert singled to left [Kendall scored, Hernandez
to third, Lee to second]; Marshall struck out; 1 R, 4 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Wynn made an out to shortstop; Helms singled to
center; Cedeno walked [Helms to second]; Watson flied out to
right; May doubled to right [Helms scored, Cedeno scored]; AGEE
RAN FOR MAY; Rader walked; MILLER REPLACED CORKINS (PITCHING);
Edwards walked [Agee to third, Rader to second]; Metzger flied
out to left; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 5.

PADRES 6TH: WATSON CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); AGEE STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Grubb made an out to second; Hilton made
an out to shortstop; Kendall flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Forsch flied out to right; Wynn was called out on
strikes; Helms grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 5.

PADRES 7TH: CAMPBELL BATTED FOR MILLER; Campbell struck out
(catcher to first); Hernandez made an out to shortstop; Thomas
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: ROMO REPLACED CAMPBELL (PITCHING); Cedeno singled to
left; Cedeno stole second; Watson singled to shortstop [Cedeno
to third]; Agee made an out to first; Rader hit a sacrifice fly
to second [Cedeno scored]; Edwards flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 6.

PADRES 8TH: Lee lined to right; Colbert struck out; Marshall
flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: Metzger grounded out (pitcher to first); Forsch
grounded out (second to first); Wynn grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 6.

PADRES 9TH: Grubb singled to center; Hilton flied out to center;
Kendall singled to left [Grubb to second]; GASTON BATTED FOR
ROMO; Gaston reached on a fielder's choice [Grubb to third,
Kendall to second]; J. MORALES BATTED FOR HERNANDEZ; J. Morales
struck out; Thomas walked [Grubb scored, Kendall to third,
Gaston to second]; CRAWFORD REPLACED FORSCH (PITCHING); Lee
struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Padres           2   9   0   10
 Astros           6   7   0    7


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