Houston Astros 2, San Diego Padres 1
Regular Season Game 145
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Saturday, September 11, 1976 (N) at San Diego Stadium

HOU N    0  0  1    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   2  7  2
SD  N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  4  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross rf                      3   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Cabell 3b                     4   1   2   0       0   0       1   1
Cedeno cf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Watson 1b                     3   1   2   1       1   1       7   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Johnson c                     4   0   1   1       0   0       5   0
DaVanon 2b                    3   0   0   0       1   0       2   4
Metzger ss                    4   0   1   0       0   0       3   3
Richard p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Boswell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pentz p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   2   7   2       3   2      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Watson.
E: Cabell (16), Cruz (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Watson (27,off Sawyer); Johnson (19,off Sawyer).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (48,2nd base off Sawyer/Kendall).

San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Grubb rf                      3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Fuentes 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
W. Davis cf                   4   0   0   0       0   0       6   1
Ivie 1b                       4   1   1   0       0   1       7   1
Turner lf                     4   0   2   0       0   1       5   0
Rader 3b                      2   0   0   1       1   1       3   1
  Hernandez pr                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Kendall c                     3   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Torres ss                     4   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Sawyer p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Rettenmund ph               0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Metzger p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   4   1       4   5      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. W. Davis-Rader.

BATTING - 
2B: Turner (15,off Richard); Ivie (18,off Richard).
SF: Rader (6,off Richard).
GDP: Grubb (4,off Pentz).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard W(17-14)              6     4   1   1   2   4   0  25
Pentz SV(4)                   3     0   0   0   2   1   0  10
Totals                        9     4   1   1   4   5   0  35


San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sawyer L(4-2)                 7     7   2   2   1   2   0  28
Metzger                       2     0   0   0   2   0   0   8
Totals                        9     7   2   2   3   2   0  36


Umpires: HP - Terry Tata, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Frank Pulli, 3B - John Kibler
Time of Game: 2:07   Attendance: 13340


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Diego Padres         
1. Gross               rf        Grubb               rf
2. Cabell              3b        Fuentes             2b
3. Cedeno              cf        W. Davis            cf
4. Watson              1b        Ivie                1b
5. Cruz                lf        Turner              lf
6. Johnson             c         Rader               3b
7. DaVanon             2b        Kendall             c
8. Metzger             ss        Torres              ss
9. Richard             p         Sawyer              p

ASTROS 1ST: Gross walked; Cabell singled to left [Gross to
second]; Cedeno forced Cabell (first to shortstop) [Gross to
third]; Cedeno stole second; Watson struck out; Cruz made an out
to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 1ST: Grubb lined to third; Fuentes struck out; W. Davis
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Johnson grounded out (shortstop to first); DaVanon
grounded out (shortstop to first); Metzger flied out to left; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 2ND: Ivie popped to first in foul territory; Turner
doubled to left; Rader flied out to left; Kendall walked; Torres
flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Richard grounded out (shortstop to first); Gross
flied out to center; Cabell singled to center; Cedeno singled to
center [Cabell to third, Cedeno to second (on throw to 3b)];
Watson singled to shortstop [Cabell scored, Cedeno to third];
Cruz flied out to center; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1,
Padres 0.

PADRES 3RD: Sawyer grounded out (second to first); Grubb walked;
Fuentes forced Grubb (second to shortstop); W. Davis forced
Fuentes (second to shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Padres 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Johnson popped to first in foul territory; DaVanon
flied out to left; Metzger singled to second; Richard struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 0.

PADRES 4TH: Ivie doubled to left; Turner singled to right [Ivie
to third]; Rader hit a sacrifice fly to left [Ivie scored,
Turner to second (error by Cruz)]; Kendall struck out; Torres
reached on an error by Cabell [Turner to third, Torres to
first]; Sawyer made an out to second; 1 R, 2 H, 2 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 1, Padres 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Gross flied out to left; Cabell grounded out (third
to first); Cedeno lined to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Padres 1.

PADRES 5TH: Grubb flied out to left; Fuentes singled to right;
W. Davis flied out to left; Ivie forced Fuentes (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Watson doubled to center; Cruz flied out to center
[Watson to third]; Johnson doubled to left [Watson scored];
DaVanon hit into a double play (center to third) [Johnson out at
third]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 1.

PADRES 6TH: Turner was called out on strikes; Rader struck out;
Kendall lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres
1.

ASTROS 7TH: Metzger grounded out (first unassisted); BOSWELL
BATTED FOR RICHARD; Boswell grounded out (pitcher to first);
Gross lined to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 1.

PADRES 7TH: PENTZ REPLACED BOSWELL (PITCHING); Torres flied out
to right; RETTENMUND BATTED FOR SAWYER; Rettenmund walked; Grubb
grounded into a double play (shortstop to first) [Rettenmund out
at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 1.

ASTROS 8TH: METZGER REPLACED RETTENMUND (PITCHING); Cabell flied
out to center; Cedeno made an out to third; Watson walked; Cruz
flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 1.

PADRES 8TH: Fuentes grounded out (second to first); W. Davis
grounded out (shortstop to first); Ivie struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 1.

ASTROS 9TH: Johnson flied out to center; DaVanon walked; Metzger
flied out to right; Pentz flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 1.

PADRES 9TH: Turner flied out to center; Rader walked; HERNANDEZ
RAN FOR RADER; Kendall flied out to right; Torres grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   7   2    7
 Padres           1   4   0    7


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