Houston Astros 12, San Diego Padres 2
Regular Season Game 69
Played on Thursday, June 21, 1973 (D) at San Diego Stadium

HOU N    1  1  0    5  0  0    2  0  3  -  12 14  0
SD  N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  1  0  -   2  8  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynn rf                       4   0   1   0       1   3       1   0
Metzger ss                    4   1   0   0       1   1       0   1
Cedeno cf                     5   2   3   1       0   1       3   0
Watson lf                     4   3   1   1       1   0       2   0
May 1b                        5   4   4   5       0   0      11   1
Rader 3b                      5   1   3   0       0   0       0   6
Helms 2b                      5   1   1   4       0   0       2   3
Jutze c                       4   0   0   0       0   1       7   0
Forsch p                      4   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
Totals                       40  12  14  11       3   8      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Helms-May.

BATTING - 
2B: Rader (9,off Greif); Forsch (1,off Miller); Cedeno (14,off Ross).
HR: Cedeno (11,1st inning off Greif 0 on 2 out); May 3 (9,2nd inning off Greif
0 on 0 out,7th inning off Miller 1 on 2 out,9th inning off Ross 1 on 1
out); Helms (2,4th inning off Corkins 3 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (22,2nd base off Greif/Kendall).
CS: Wynn (8,2nd base by Greif/Kendall); Rader (2,3rd base by Greif/Kendall).

San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Thomas ss,2b                  4   0   1   1       0   1       3   4
Grubb cf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Kendall c                     4   0   0   0       0   0       9   1
Colbert 1b                    4   0   2   0       0   1       7   1
Gaston rf                     4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Roberts 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       2   2
Winfield lf                   4   2   3   1       0   1       0   0
R. Morales 2b                 2   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Locklear ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Anderson ss                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Greif p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Corkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Murrell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lee ph                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ross p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   2   8   2       0   6      27  10

FIELDING - 
E: Thomas 2 (11).

BATTING - 
HR: Winfield (1,5th inning off Forsch 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Roberts (2,off Forsch).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch W(7-7)                 9     8   2   2   0   6   1  34


San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Greif L(4-10)                 3     6   6   5   1   2   2  15
Corkins                       2     3   1   1   0   2   1   9
Miller                        3     3   2   2   1   4   1  13
Ross                          1     2   3   2   1   0   1   6
Totals                        9    14  12  10   3   8   5  43

Greif faced 4 batters in the 4th inning

Umpires: HP - Bruce Froemming, 1B - Terry Tata, 2B - Ed Vargo, 3B - Paul Pryor
Time of Game: 2:11   Attendance: 2474


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Diego Padres         
1. Wynn                rf        Thomas              ss
2. Metzger             ss        Grubb               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. Forsch              p         Greif               p

ASTROS 1ST: Wynn walked; Wynn was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); Metzger made an out to second; Cedeno
homered; Watson grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 0.

PADRES 1ST: Thomas grounded out (third to first); Grubb grounded
out (third to first); Kendall grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 0.

ASTROS 2ND: May homered; Rader doubled; Rader was picked off and
caught stealing third (pitcher to shortstop to third to
shortstop to third); Helms flied out to center; Jutze struck
out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 0.

PADRES 2ND: Colbert grounded out (third to first); Gaston struck
out; Roberts singled to left; Winfield singled [Roberts to
second]; R. Morales grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Forsch lined to right; Wynn struck out; Metzger
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Padres 0.

PADRES 3RD: Greif grounded out (third to first); Thomas struck
out; Grubb grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno singled; Cedeno stole second; Watson singled
to center [Cedeno scored]; May reached on an error by Thomas
[Watson to second, May to first]; Rader singled [Watson to
third, May to second]; CORKINS REPLACED GREIF (PITCHING); Helms
homered [Watson scored, May scored (unearned), Rader scored];
Jutze grounded out (shortstop to first); Forsch struck out; Wynn
singled to center; Metzger made an out to shortstop; 5 R (4 ER),
5 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Padres 0.

PADRES 4TH: Kendall popped to first in foul territory; Colbert
struck out; Gaston grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 7, Padres 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Cedeno struck out; Watson made an out to first; May
singled to left; Rader flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 7, Padres 0.

PADRES 5TH: Roberts flied out to center; Winfield homered; R.
Morales struck out; MURRELL BATTED FOR CORKINS; Murrell popped
to catcher in foul territory; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7,
Padres 1.

ASTROS 6TH: MILLER REPLACED MURRELL (PITCHING); Helms lined to
third; Jutze grounded out (third to first); Forsch doubled to
right; Wynn was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 7, Padres 1.

PADRES 6TH: Thomas made an out to second; Grubb grounded out
(second to first); Kendall flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 7, Padres 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Metzger was called out on strikes; Cedeno made an
out to shortstop; Watson walked; May homered [Watson scored];
Rader singled to right; Helms lined to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 9, Padres 1.

PADRES 7TH: Colbert singled to center; Gaston struck out;
Roberts grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Colbert out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9,
Padres 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Jutze grounded out (shortstop to first); Forsch
struck out; Wynn struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9,
Padres 1.

PADRES 8TH: Winfield singled to right; LOCKLEAR BATTED FOR R.
MORALES; Locklear flied out to center; LEE BATTED FOR MILLER;
Lee grounded out (first to pitcher) [Winfield to second]; Thomas
singled to center [Winfield scored]; Grubb singled to right
[Thomas to third]; Kendall flied out to center; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 9, Padres 2.

ASTROS 9TH: THOMAS CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); ANDERSON
REPLACED LOCKLEAR (PLAYING SS); ROSS REPLACED LEE (PITCHING);
Metzger walked; Cedeno doubled to left [Metzger to third];
Watson reached on an error by Thomas [Metzger scored (no RBI),
Cedeno out at home (first to catcher), Watson to first]; May
homered [Watson scored (unearned)]; Rader grounded out (second
to first); Helms flied out to right; 3 R (2 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 12, Padres 2.

PADRES 9TH: Colbert singled to center; Gaston flied out to
right; Roberts flied out to left; Winfield struck out; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 12, Padres 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros          12  14   0    4
 Padres           2   8   2    5


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