San Diego Padres 6, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 68
Played on Wednesday, June 20, 1973 (N) at San Diego Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  1  -   2  9  2
SD  N    0  1  4    0  0  0    1  0  x  -   6 11  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynn rf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Metzger ss                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   5
Cedeno cf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Watson lf                     4   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
May 1b                        4   0   1   1       0   1       8   2
Rader 3b                      4   1   2   1       0   2       1   1
Helms 2b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       3   3
Jutze c                       3   0   2   0       1   0       6   0
Roberts p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Richard p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Stewart ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  York p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Batista ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       35   2   9   2       1   6      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Helms-May.
E: Cedeno (4), Rader (12).

BATTING - 
2B: May (10,off Arlin).
HR: Rader (8,9th inning off Arlin 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Cedeno (9,off Arlin).
Team LOB: 7.

San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Thomas ss                     5   1   1   0       0   1       3   6
J. Morales cf                 4   0   1   0       0   2       3   0
Kendall c                     5   1   2   1       0   1       7   0
Colbert 1b                    4   2   1   0       1   0       9   0
Gaston rf                     4   2   3   1       0   0       3   0
Roberts 3b                    3   0   1   0       1   0       0   2
Winfield lf                   2   0   1   2       1   0       0   0
R. Morales 2b                 2   0   1   1       2   0       1   2
Arlin p                       3   0   0   1       1   1       1   0
Totals                       32   6  11   6       6   5      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. R. Morales-Thomas-Colbert.

BATTING - 
2B: Colbert (9,off Roberts); Gaston (11,off York).
SH: J. Morales (1,off Roberts).
SF: Winfield (1,off Roberts).
GDP: Colbert (5,off Richard).
IBB: Roberts (2,by Roberts).
Team LOB: 10.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Roberts L(7-4)                2.2   5   5   5   4   0   0  17
Richard                       3.1   2   0   0   1   4   0  12
York                          2     4   1   1   1   1   0  11
Totals                        8    11   6   6   6   5   0  40

IBB: Roberts (4,Roberts).

San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Arlin W(3-4)                  9     9   2   2   1   6   1  36

WP: Arlin (6).

Umpires: HP - Paul Pryor, 1B - Bruce Froemming, 2B - Terry Tata, 3B - Ed Vargo
Time of Game: 2:14   Attendance: 8076


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Diego Padres         
1. Wynn                rf        Thomas              ss
2. Metzger             ss        J. Morales          cf
3. Cedeno              cf        Kendall             c
4. Watson              lf        Colbert             1b
5. May                 1b        Gaston              rf
6. Rader               3b        Roberts             3b
7. Helms               2b        Winfield            lf
8. Jutze               c         R. Morales          2b
9. Roberts             p         Arlin               p

ASTROS 1ST: Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); On a bunt
Metzger singled; Cedeno grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Metzger out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 1ST: Thomas grounded out (second to first); J. Morales
flied to left in foul territory; Kendall grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson singled to center; May struck out; Rader
struck out; Helms singled to left [Watson to second]; Arlin
threw a wild pitch [Watson to third, Helms to second]; Jutze
walked; Roberts popped to pitcher; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros
0, Padres 0.

PADRES 2ND: Colbert doubled; Gaston grounded out (shortstop to
first); Roberts flied out to right [Colbert to third]; Winfield
walked; R. Morales singled to left [Colbert scored, Winfield to
second]; Arlin forced R. Morales (second unassisted); 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Wynn struck out; Metzger lined to center; Cedeno
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Padres 1.

PADRES 3RD: Thomas singled to third [Thomas to second (error by
Rader)]; J. Morales out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second)
[Thomas to third]; Kendall singled to center [Thomas scored];
Colbert walked [Kendall to second]; Gaston singled to center
[Kendall scored, Colbert to third, Gaston to second (error by
Cedeno)]; Roberts was walked intentionally; Winfield hit a
sacrifice fly to center [Colbert scored]; R. Morales walked
[Gaston to third, Roberts to second]; RICHARD REPLACED ROBERTS
(PITCHING); Arlin walked [Gaston scored, Roberts to third, R.
Morales to second]; Thomas forced Arlin (shortstop unassisted);
4 R, 3 H, 2 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Watson lined to right; May made an out to shortstop;
Rader singled to center; Helms lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 5.

PADRES 4TH: J. Morales struck out; Kendall singled to left;
Colbert grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Kendall out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Padres 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Jutze singled to center; On a bunt Richard made an
out to catcher; Wynn popped to shortstop in foul territory;
Metzger flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Padres 5.

PADRES 5TH: Gaston singled to right; Roberts grounded out
(second to first) [Gaston to second]; Winfield grounded out
(first to pitcher) [Gaston to third]; R. Morales grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Cedeno grounded out (second to first); Watson
singled to left; May doubled to right [Watson scored]; Rader
struck out; Helms flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Padres 5.

PADRES 6TH: Arlin struck out; Thomas struck out; J. Morales
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Jutze grounded out (shortstop to first); STEWART
BATTED FOR RICHARD; Stewart lined to second; Wynn was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 5.

PADRES 7TH: YORK REPLACED STEWART (PITCHING); Kendall popped to
catcher in foul territory; Colbert grounded out (shortstop to
first); Gaston doubled to left; Roberts singled [Gaston to
third]; Winfield singled [Gaston scored, Roberts to second]; R.
Morales walked [Roberts to third, Winfield to second]; Arlin
forced Roberts (third unassisted); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros
1, Padres 6.

ASTROS 8TH: Metzger grounded out (shortstop to first); Cedeno
grounded out (third to first); Watson lined to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 6.

PADRES 8TH: Thomas grounded out (third to first); J. Morales
singled to left; On a bunt Kendall struck out; Colbert lined to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 6.

ASTROS 9TH: May grounded out (shortstop to first); Rader
homered; Helms grounded out (third to first); Jutze singled;
BATISTA BATTED FOR YORK; Batista struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   9   2    7
 Padres           6  11   0   10


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