Houston Astros 8, San Diego Padres 2
Regular Season Game 23
Played on Tuesday, April 29, 1975 (N) at San Diego Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    8  0  0  -   8 12  3
SD  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  2  0  -   2  5  4
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross lf                      4   1   1   1       0   0       4   0
Milbourne 2b                  4   1   1   0       0   1       1   6
Cedeno cf                     3   1   2   0       0   1       0   0
  Howard cf                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
May c                         5   0   1   0       0   1       7   0
Watson 1b                     3   0   0   0       1   0      11   0
  Cabell pr,1b                1   1   0   0       0   0       2   0
Cruz rf                       5   1   3   1       0   1       1   0
Rader 3b                      4   1   2   0       1   1       0   2
Metzger ss                    3   1   1   2       0   0       0   2
Richard p                     4   1   1   2       0   2       0   0
Totals                       37   8  12   6       2   7      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Rader-Milbourne-Cabell.
E: Milbourne (2), Cedeno (3), Metzger (6).

BATTING - 
SH: Metzger (4,off Freisleben); Gross (1,off Tomlin); Milbourne (1,off Tomlin).
HBP: Cedeno (2,by Greif).
IBB: Watson (1,by Greif).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno 2 (14,2nd base off Freisleben/Hundley,2nd base off Greif/Hundley);
Cruz (2,2nd base off Freisleben/Hundley).

San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hernandez ss                  4   0   0   0       0   2       1   3
  Kendall ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Tolan lf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
Grubb cf                      2   1   2   0       2   0       2   0
McCovey 1b                    4   1   1   2       0   1      11   0
Winfield rf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Ivie 3b                       4   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
Fuentes 2b                    3   0   0   0       1   1       1   2
Hundley c                     3   0   0   0       1   0       8   0
Freisleben p                  2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Tomlin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Greif p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Scott ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Folkers p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Locklear ph                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   2   5   2       4   7      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: Ivie (8), Hundley 2 (3), Tomlin (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Grubb 2 (8,off Richard 2).
HR: McCovey (2,8th inning off Richard 1 on 0 out).
GDP: Kendall (3,off Richard).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Fuentes (2,2nd base off Richard/May).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard W(2-1)                9     5   2   2   4   7   1  37


San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Freisleben L(1-3)             6     9   4   3   1   4   0  27
Tomlin                        0     0   2   0   0   0   0   2
Greif                         1     2   2   2   1   2   0   7
Folkers                       2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
Totals                        9    12   8   3*  2   7   0  43

* - Team earned runs does not equal the composite totals for all pitchers due to instances in which provisions of Section 10.18 (i) of the Scoring rules were applied.
Freisleben faced 4 batters in the 7th inning
Tomlin faced 2 batters in the 7th inning
HBP: Greif (2,Cedeno).
IBB: Greif (2,Watson).

Umpires: HP - Art Williams, 1B - Paul Runge, 2B - Ed Vargo, 3B - Bruce Froemming
Time of Game: 2:47   Attendance: 7840


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Diego Padres         
1. Gross               lf        Hernandez           ss
2. Milbourne           2b        Tolan               lf
3. Cedeno              cf        Grubb               cf
4. May                 c         McCovey             1b
5. Watson              1b        Winfield            rf
6. Cruz                rf        Ivie                3b
7. Rader               3b        Fuentes             2b
8. Metzger             ss        Hundley             c
9. Richard             p         Freisleben          p

ASTROS 1ST: Gross grounded out (shortstop to first); Milbourne
grounded out (shortstop to first); Cedeno singled to right;
Cedeno stole second [Cedeno to third (error by Hundley)]; May
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Padres 0.

PADRES 1ST: Hernandez struck out; Tolan grounded out (second to
first); Grubb doubled to right; McCovey struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson grounded out (third to first); Cruz grounded
out (first unassisted); Rader singled to right [Rader out at
second (right to shortstop)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Padres 0.

PADRES 2ND: Winfield grounded out (second to first); Ivie
singled to center [Ivie to second (error by Cedeno)]; Fuentes
reached on an error by Milbourne [Ivie to third]; Fuentes stole
second; Hundley made an out to first; Freisleben was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Metzger flied out to left; Richard lined to right;
Gross singled to left; Milbourne singled to right [Gross to
second]; Cedeno singled to left [Gross out at home (left to
catcher), Milbourne to second]; 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0,
Padres 0.

PADRES 3RD: Hernandez grounded out (shortstop to first); Tolan
grounded out (second to first); Grubb doubled; McCovey grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Padres 0.

ASTROS 4TH: May lined to left; Watson popped to first in foul
territory; Cruz singled to right; Cruz stole second [Cruz to
third (error by Hundley)]; Rader walked; Metzger grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 4TH: Winfield grounded out (first unassisted); Ivie
struck out; Fuentes walked; Hundley grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Richard struck out; Gross grounded out (second to
first); Milbourne struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Padres 0.

PADRES 5TH: Freisleben grounded out (second to first); Hernandez
struck out; Tolan grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Cedeno struck out; May made an out to third; Watson
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Padres 0.

PADRES 6TH: Grubb walked; McCovey grounded out (first
unassisted) [Grubb to second]; Winfield struck out; Ivie reached
on an error by Metzger [Grubb to third]; Fuentes flied out to
left; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Cruz singled to right; Rader singled [Cruz to
second]; Metzger reached on a fielder's choice on a sacrifice
bunt [Cruz to third, Rader to second]; Richard singled [Cruz
scored, Rader scored, Metzger to third]; TOMLIN REPLACED
FREISLEBEN (PITCHING); Gross reached on an error by Ivie on a
sacrifice bunt [Metzger scored, Richard to second]; Milbourne
reached on an error by Tomlin on a sacrifice bunt [Richard
scored (unearned) (no RBI), Gross scored (unearned) (no RBI),
Milbourne to third]; GREIF REPLACED TOMLIN (PITCHING); Cedeno
was hit by a pitch; Cedeno stole second; May grounded out (first
unassisted); Watson was walked intentionally; CABELL RAN FOR
WATSON; Cruz singled to right [Milbourne scored (unearned),
Cedeno to third, Cabell to second]; Rader struck out; Metzger
singled to right [Cedeno scored (unearned, but earned for the
pitcher), Cabell scored (unearned, but earned for the pitcher),
Cruz to third]; Richard struck out; 8 R (5 ER), 5 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.
 Astros 8, Padres 0.

PADRES 7TH: HOWARD REPLACED CEDENO (PLAYING CF); CABELL STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Hundley walked; SCOTT BATTED FOR GREIF;
Scott popped to first in foul territory; Hernandez flied out to
left; Tolan flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
8, Padres 0.

ASTROS 8TH: FOLKERS REPLACED SCOTT (PITCHING); Gross grounded
out (pitcher to first); Milbourne flied out to center; Howard
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Padres 0.

PADRES 8TH: Grubb walked; McCovey homered [Grubb scored];
Winfield lined to left; Ivie flied out to right; Fuentes struck
out; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Padres 2.

ASTROS 9TH: May singled to left; Cabell forced May (shortstop to
second); Cruz was called out on strikes; Rader grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Padres 2.

PADRES 9TH: Hundley flied out to left; LOCKLEAR BATTED FOR
FOLKERS; Locklear singled to center; KENDALL BATTED FOR
HERNANDEZ; Kendall grounded into a double play (third to second
to first) [Locklear out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 8, Padres 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  12   3    8
 Padres           2   5   4    8


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