Houston Astros 3, San Diego Padres 2
Regular Season Game 145
Played on Sunday, September 7, 1975 (D) at Astrodome

SD  N    0  1  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  9  2
HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  0  1  -   3  6  0
San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hernandez ss                  5   1   1   0       0   2       3   3
Grubb cf                      5   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
Torres 2b                     1   0   1   1       1   0       3   3
McCovey 1b                    3   0   1   0       1   1       8   1
Winfield rf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Roberts 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Sharon lf                     4   1   3   1       0   0       1   0
  Frisella p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Hundley c                     2   0   0   0       1   0       7   1
  Locklear ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Davis c                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Spillner p                    3   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Tomlin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tolan lf                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       33   2   9   2       3   5      25  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Torres-Hernandez-McCovey.
E: McCovey (13), Hundley (8).

BATTING - 
3B: Hernandez (2,off Roberts).
HR: Sharon (4,2nd inning off Roberts 0 on 1 out).
SH: Torres (5,off Roberts).
SF: Torres (6,off Roberts).
GDP: Locklear (3,off York).
Team LOB: 9.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Howard lf                     2   0   1   0       3   1       2   0
Andrews 2b                    3   0   1   0       0   0       3   1
  Boswell ph,2b               2   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Cedeno cf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Watson 1b                     3   0   1   0       0   1      10   0
  Cabell pr,1b                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Cruz rf                       2   1   0   0       2   0       5   0
May c                         3   0   0   0       0   1       5   1
  Johnson ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jutze c                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Rader 3b                      3   1   2   2       1   0       0   2
Metzger ss                    3   0   0   0       0   1       1   6
Roberts p                     3   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  York p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gross ph                    1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   3   6   2       6   6      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Boswell-Metzger-Watson.
PB: May (16).

BATTING - 
2B: Gross (13,off Frisella).
HR: Rader (12,4th inning off Spillner 1 on 1 out).
SH: Metzger (15,off Spillner).
HBP: Watson (3,by Spillner).
GDP: Metzger (6,off Spillner).
IBB: Howard 2 (3,by Spillner,by Frisella).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Andrews (10,2nd base off Spillner/Hundley).
CS: Howard (11,2nd base by Spillner/Hundley).

PITCHING
San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Spillner                      7.1   5   2   2   5   6   1  32
Tomlin                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Frisella L(1-6)               0.2   1   1   1   1   0   0   5
Totals                        8.1   6   3   3   6   6   1  38

WP: Frisella (5).
HBP: Spillner (2,Watson).
IBB: Spillner (7,Howard); Frisella (15,Howard).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Roberts                       7.1   9   2   2   3   5   1  34
York W(3-3)                   1.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9     9   2   2   3   5   1  38

WP: Roberts (7).

Umpires: HP - Dutch Rennert, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Harry Wendelstedt, 3B - Bob Engel
Time of Game: 2:27   Attendance: 5830


Starting Lineups:

   San Diego Padres              Houston Astros           
1. Hernandez           ss        Howard              lf
2. Grubb               cf        Andrews             2b
3. Torres              2b        Cedeno              cf
4. McCovey             1b        Watson              1b
5. Winfield            rf        Cruz                rf
6. Roberts             3b        May                 c
7. Sharon              lf        Rader               3b
8. Hundley             c         Metzger             ss
9. Spillner            p         Roberts             p

PADRES 1ST: Hernandez struck out; Grubb grounded out (second to
first); Torres walked; McCovey walked [Torres to second]; May
allowed a passed ball [Torres to third]; Winfield struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Howard walked; Howard was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); Andrews singled; Andrews stole second
[Andrews to third (error by Hundley)]; Cedeno made an out to
first; Watson was hit by a pitch; Cruz grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 2ND: Roberts flied out to left; Sharon homered; Hundley
grounded out (shortstop to first); Spillner flied out to right;
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: May popped to catcher in foul territory; Rader
singled to center; Metzger grounded into a double play (second
to shortstop to first) [Rader out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 0.

PADRES 3RD: Hernandez tripled; Grubb grounded out (shortstop to
first); Torres hit a sacrifice fly to right [Hernandez scored];
McCovey singled to right; Winfield forced McCovey (shortstop to
second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Roberts grounded out (second to first); Howard
singled to left; Andrews reached on a fielder's choice [Howard
to second]; Cedeno flied out to right; Watson was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 0.

PADRES 4TH: Roberts grounded out (pitcher to first); Sharon
singled; Roberts threw a wild pitch [Sharon to second]; Hundley
walked; On a bunt Spillner struck out; Hernandez grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cruz walked; May struck out; Rader homered [Cruz
scored]; Metzger struck out; Roberts flied out to left; 2 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 2.

PADRES 5TH: Grubb singled to right; Torres out on a sacrifice
bunt (catcher to second) [Grubb to second]; McCovey struck out;
Winfield flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 2,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Howard struck out; Andrews grounded out (shortstop
to first); Cedeno made an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Padres 2, Astros 2.

PADRES 6TH: Roberts grounded out (shortstop to first); Sharon
flied out to left; Hundley grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Watson grounded out (first to pitcher); Cruz made an
out to second; May grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 2.

PADRES 7TH: Spillner made an out to second; Hernandez struck
out; Grubb singled to center; Torres singled to left [Grubb to
second]; McCovey grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Rader walked; Metzger out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Rader to second]; Roberts struck out;
Howard was walked intentionally; BOSWELL BATTED FOR ANDREWS;
Boswell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 2.

PADRES 8TH: BOSWELL STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Winfield popped
to first in foul territory; Roberts singled; Sharon singled to
left [Roberts to third]; YORK REPLACED ROBERTS (PITCHING);
LOCKLEAR BATTED FOR HUNDLEY; Locklear grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Sharon out at second]; 0 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: DAVIS REPLACED LOCKLEAR (PLAYING C ); Cedeno
grounded out (shortstop to first); Watson singled to right;
CABELL RAN FOR WATSON; Cruz walked [Cabell to second]; TOMLIN
REPLACED SPILLNER (PITCHING); JOHNSON BATTED FOR MAY; Johnson
made an out to shortstop; FRISELLA REPLACED SHARON (PITCHING);
TOLAN REPLACED TOMLIN (PLAYING LF); Rader flied out to left; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 2.

PADRES 9TH: CABELL STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); JUTZE REPLACED
JOHNSON (PLAYING C ); Tolan lined to right; Hernandez lined to
right; Grubb grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: On a bunt Metzger grounded out (pitcher to first);
GROSS BATTED FOR YORK; Gross doubled to right; Howard was walked
intentionally; Boswell reached on an error by McCovey [Gross to
third, Howard to second]; Frisella threw a wild pitch [Gross
scored]; 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Padres           2   9   2    9
 Astros           3   6   0   10


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