Houston Astros 4, San Diego Padres 1
Regular Season Game 102
Played on Tuesday, July 27, 1976 (N) at Astrodome

SD  N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  4  1
HOU N    1  2  0    0  1  0    0  0  x  -   4 10  3
San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hernandez ss                  4   0   1   0       0   0       5   4
Fuentes 2b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
W. Davis cf                   4   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Winfield rf                   4   1   1   0       0   0       1   1
Grubb lf                      4   0   1   1       0   1       0   0
Ivie 1b                       4   0   0   0       0   1       4   3
Rader 3b                      2   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Kendall c                     3   0   1   0       0   0       5   1
Johnson p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tomlin p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Turner ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Folkers p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Kubiak ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Foster p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       32   1   4   1       1   3      24  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Fuentes-Hernandez-Ivie.
E: W. Davis (2).

BATTING - 
GDP: Fuentes (7,off Richard).
Team LOB: 5.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross rf                      3   1   2   0       1   0       0   0
Cabell 3b                     3   1   0   0       1   1       1   1
Cedeno cf                     3   1   1   0       1   0       2   0
Watson 1b                     3   1   3   4       0   0      13   1
Cruz lf                       4   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Herrmann c                    3   0   1   0       1   0       3   0
Andrews 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       4   4
Metzger ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       2   8
Richard p                     3   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Totals                       30   4  10   4       4   4      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Andrews-Watson.
E: Cabell (10), Andrews (10), Richard (7).

BATTING - 
HR: Watson (12,5th inning off Folkers 0 on 1 out).
HBP: Watson (3,by Folkers).
GDP: Herrmann (3,off Tomlin).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Cruz (6,2nd base by Folkers/Kendall).

PITCHING
San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Johnson L(0-1)                1.2   5   3   3   4   2   0  13
Tomlin                        2.1   2   0   0   0   1   0   7
Folkers                       3     3   1   1   0   1   1  12
Foster                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8    10   4   4   4   4   1  35

BK: Johnson 2 (2).
HBP: Folkers (1,Watson).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard W(11-11)              9     4   1   0   1   3   0  33

WP: Richard (12).

Umpires: HP - Dutch Rennert, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - Andy Olsen, 3B - Satch Davidson
Time of Game: 2:08   Attendance: 8208


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. Johnson             p         Richard             p

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

ASTROS 1ST: Gross walked; Cabell forced Gross (shortstop to
second); Johnson balked [Cabell to second]; Cedeno singled to
right [Cabell out at home (right to catcher), Cedeno to second
(on throw to home)]; Watson singled to center [Cedeno scored];
Cruz singled to left [Watson to second]; Herrmann walked [Watson
to third, Cruz to second]; Andrews flied out to center; 1 R, 3
H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 1.

PADRES 2ND: Winfield singled to second [Winfield to second
(error by Andrews)]; Richard threw a wild pitch [Winfield to
third]; Grubb grounded out (first unassisted) [Winfield scored
(unearned)]; Ivie grounded out (shortstop to first); Rader
walked; Kendall made an out to third; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Metzger was called out on strikes; Richard struck
out; Gross singled to left; Johnson balked [Gross to second];
Cabell walked; Cedeno walked [Gross to third, Cabell to second];
Watson singled to center [Gross scored, Cabell scored, Cedeno to
third]; TOMLIN REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); Watson was picked
off first (pitcher to first to shortstop); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Padres 1, Astros 3.

PADRES 3RD: Tomlin grounded out (third to first); Hernandez
grounded out (shortstop to first); Fuentes grounded out (pitcher
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Cruz singled to third; Herrmann grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Cruz out at second];
Andrews singled to right; Metzger flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 3.

PADRES 4TH: W. Davis grounded out (first unassisted); Winfield
made an out to second; Grubb lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Richard grounded out (pitcher to first); Gross lined
to right; Cabell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 1,
Astros 3.

PADRES 5TH: Ivie reached on an error by Richard [Ivie to first];
Rader forced Ivie (first to shortstop); Kendall singled to
center [Rader to second]; TURNER BATTED FOR TOMLIN; Turner
forced Kendall (shortstop unassisted) [Rader to third];
Hernandez grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: FOLKERS REPLACED TURNER (PITCHING); Cedeno flied out
to center; Watson homered; Cruz grounded out (first to pitcher);
Herrmann singled to center; Andrews flied out to center; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 4.

PADRES 6TH: Fuentes grounded out (second to first); W. Davis
flied out to center; Winfield grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Metzger flied out to center; Richard struck out;
Gross singled to center [Gross to second (error by W. Davis)];
Cabell flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 1,
Astros 4.

PADRES 7TH: Grubb struck out; Ivie struck out; Rader reached on
an error by Cabell [Rader to first]; Kendall forced Rader
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); Watson was
hit by a pitch; Cruz forced Watson (second to shortstop); Cruz
was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 4.

PADRES 8TH: KUBIAK BATTED FOR FOLKERS; Kubiak struck out;
Hernandez singled; Fuentes grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Hernandez out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: FOSTER REPLACED KUBIAK (PITCHING); Herrmann grounded
out (shortstop to first); Andrews grounded out (first to
pitcher); Metzger made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 4.

PADRES 9TH: W. Davis grounded out (second to first); Winfield
popped to first in foul territory; Grubb singled to left; Ivie
forced Grubb (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Padres 1, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Padres           1   4   1    5
 Astros           4  10   3    7


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