Houston Astros 7, San Diego Padres 0
Regular Season Game 101
Played on Monday, July 26, 1976 (N) at Astrodome

SD  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  2  0
HOU N    1  0  2    0  1  0    0  3  x  -   7 10  0
San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hernandez ss                  4   0   1   0       0   1       2   4
Fuentes 2b                    3   0   0   0       1   0       2   2
W. Davis cf                   4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Winfield rf                   3   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Grubb lf                      3   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Ivie 1b                       3   0   0   0       0   0       8   1
Rader 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       0   4
Kendall c                     3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Spillner p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Turner ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Folkers p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kubiak ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Reynolds p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tomlin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   0   2   0       1   3      24  11

FIELDING - 
PB: Kendall (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Grubb (11,off Dierker).
Team LOB: 3.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross rf                      4   0   1   1       1   0       6   0
Cabell 3b                     4   2   0   0       1   1       1   0
Cedeno cf                     4   1   2   0       0   0       3   0
  Howard cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Watson 1b                     4   2   3   3       0   0       9   1
  Johnson 1b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Herrmann c                    3   1   0   0       1   0       3   0
Andrews 2b                    4   1   3   1       0   0       0   3
Metzger ss                    3   0   0   0       1   0       1   3
Dierker p                     3   0   0   1       0   1       1   0
Totals                       33   7  10   7       4   2      27   7

BATTING - 
2B: Watson (15,off Reynolds); Andrews (7,off Reynolds); Gross (8,off Tomlin).
HR: Watson (11,5th inning off Spillner 0 on 2 out).
SF: Dierker (2,off Tomlin).
IBB: Metzger (7,by Tomlin).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cruz (15,2nd base off Spillner/Kendall).

PITCHING
San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Spillner L(2-10)              5     6   4   4   2   1   1  23
Folkers                       2     1   0   0   0   0   0   7
Reynolds                      0.1   2   3   3   1   0   0   4
Tomlin                        0.2   1   0   0   1   1   0   4
Totals                        8    10   7   7   4   2   1  38

IBB: Tomlin (3,Metzger).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(10-9)               9     2   0   0   1   3   0  30


Umpires: HP - Satch Davidson, 1B - Dutch Rennert, 2B - Ed Vargo, 3B - Andy Olsen
Time of Game: 2:03   Attendance: 8915


Starting Lineups:

   San Diego Padres              Houston Astros           
1. Hernandez           ss        Gross               rf
2. Fuentes             2b        Cabell              3b
3. W. Davis            cf        Cedeno              cf
4. Winfield            rf        Watson              1b
5. Grubb               lf        Cruz                lf
6. Ivie                1b        Herrmann            c
7. Rader               3b        Andrews             2b
8. Kendall             c         Metzger             ss
9. Spillner            p         Dierker             p

PADRES 1ST: Hernandez struck out; Fuentes grounded out
(shortstop to first); W. Davis flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Gross grounded out (shortstop to first); Cabell
walked; Cedeno singled to right [Cabell to third]; Watson
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Cabell scored, Cedeno to
second]; Cruz flied out to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres
0, Astros 1.

PADRES 2ND: Winfield flied out to right; Grubb struck out; Ivie
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Herrmann flied out to right; Andrews singled to
right; Metzger forced Andrews (shortstop to second); Kendall
allowed a passed ball [Metzger to second]; Dierker struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 1.

PADRES 3RD: Rader popped to first; Kendall made an out to third;
Spillner grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Padres 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Gross walked; Cabell forced Gross (shortstop to
second); Cedeno singled to right [Cabell to third]; Watson
singled to left [Cabell scored, Cedeno to second]; Cruz singled
[Cedeno scored, Watson to third]; Cruz stole second; Herrmann
made an out to shortstop; Andrews grounded out (third to first);
2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 3.

PADRES 4TH: Hernandez singled; Fuentes flied out to center; W.
Davis grounded out (first unassisted) [Hernandez to second];
Winfield flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Metzger grounded out (first to pitcher); Dierker
flied out to center; Gross grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 3.

PADRES 5TH: Grubb doubled; Ivie flied out to right; Rader flied
out to right; Kendall grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Cabell grounded out (third to first); Cedeno
grounded out (third to first); Watson homered; Cruz flied out to
right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 4.

PADRES 6TH: TURNER BATTED FOR SPILLNER; Turner grounded out
(second to first); Hernandez popped to first; Fuentes walked; W.
Davis grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Padres 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: FOLKERS REPLACED TURNER (PITCHING); Herrmann flied
out to right; Andrews singled to third; Metzger flied out to
right; Dierker forced Andrews (second to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 4.

PADRES 7TH: Winfield flied out to right; Grubb grounded out
(first to pitcher); Ivie flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Gross flied out to left; Cabell grounded out (second
to first); Cedeno flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Padres 0, Astros 4.

PADRES 8TH: Rader grounded out (shortstop to first); Kendall
made an out to shortstop; KUBIAK BATTED FOR FOLKERS; Kubiak was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: REYNOLDS REPLACED KUBIAK (PITCHING); Watson doubled;
Cruz grounded out (first unassisted) [Watson to third]; Herrmann
walked; Andrews doubled [Watson scored, Herrmann to third];
TOMLIN REPLACED REYNOLDS (PITCHING); Metzger was walked
intentionally; Dierker hit a sacrifice fly to right [Herrmann
scored, Andrews to third]; Gross doubled to left [Andrews
scored, Metzger to third]; Cabell struck out; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 7.

PADRES 9TH: HOWARD REPLACED CEDENO (PLAYING CF); JOHNSON
REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING 1B); Hernandez popped to first; Fuentes
flied out to right; W. Davis grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Padres           0   2   0    3
 Astros           7  10   0    7


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