San Diego Padres 4, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 150
Played on Saturday, September 18, 1976 (D) at Astrodome

SD  N    4  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   4  5  0
HOU N    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  6  2
San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Grubb rf,lf                   3   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
Fuentes 2b                    4   0   0   0       0   2       1   5
W. Davis cf                   4   1   2   0       0   1       3   0
Ivie 1b                       4   0   1   0       0   2      15   2
Turner lf                     2   1   1   1       1   1       3   0
  Melendez ph,rf              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Rader 3b                      2   1   0   0       2   1       0   1
Kendall c                     4   0   1   3       0   1       2   0
Almon ss                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1  10
Freisleben p                  3   0   0   0       0   2       2   1
Totals                       31   4   5   4       4  11      27  19

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Fuentes-Almon-Ivie.

BATTING - 
2B: Kendall (17,off Richard).
GDP: Melendez (6,off Sambito).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: W. Davis (14,2nd base off Richard/Herrmann).
CS: Turner (5,2nd base by Richard/Herrmann).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross rf                      3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Cabell 3b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       0   3
Cedeno cf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       8   1
Cruz lf                       4   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
Herrmann c                    3   0   1   0       0   1      11   1
  Boswell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Andrews 2b                    3   1   1   0       0   0       4   2
Metzger ss                    3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Richard p                     2   0   0   1       0   0       1   2
  Milbourne ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       32   1   6   1       1   2      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Cabell-Andrews-Watson.
E: Herrmann (6), Richard (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Andrews (8,off Freisleben).
GDP: Herrmann (5,off Freisleben).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cabell (34,2nd base off Freisleben/Kendall).

PITCHING
San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Freisleben W(10-13)           9     6   1   1   1   2   0  33


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard L(17-15)              7     4   4   4   4  10   0  29
Sambito                       2     1   0   0   0   1   0   6
Totals                        9     5   4   4   4  11   0  35

WP: Richard (13).

Umpires: HP - Bill Williams, 1B - Harry Wendelstedt, 2B - Dick Stello, 3B - Jim Quick
Time of Game: 2:04   Attendance: 3287


Starting Lineups:

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

PADRES 1ST: Grubb walked; Richard threw a wild pitch [Grubb to
second]; Fuentes struck out; W. Davis singled to right [Grubb to
third, W. Davis to second (on throw to home)]; Ivie lined to
second; Turner singled to shortstop [Grubb scored, W. Davis
stayed at second]; Rader walked [W. Davis to third, Turner to
second]; Kendall doubled to right [W. Davis scored, Turner
scored, Rader scored]; Almon struck out; 4 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Padres 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Gross grounded out (first to pitcher); Cabell flied
out to left; Cedeno struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 4,
Astros 0.

PADRES 2ND: Freisleben grounded out (third to first); Grubb
grounded out (pitcher to first); Fuentes struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Padres 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson flied out to left; Cruz singled to left;
Herrmann grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Cruz out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 4,
Astros 0.

PADRES 3RD: W. Davis singled to left; W. Davis stole second [W.
Davis to third (error by Herrmann)]; Ivie struck out; Turner
struck out; Rader walked; Kendall struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Padres 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Andrews doubled to left; Metzger grounded out
(second to first) [Andrews to third]; Richard grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Andrews scored]; Gross singled to left;
Cabell grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Padres 4, Astros 1.

PADRES 4TH: Almon made an out to second; Freisleben struck out;
Grubb grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Padres 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); Watson
grounded out (shortstop to first); Cruz singled to shortstop;
Herrmann singled to center [Cruz to third]; Andrews forced
Herrmann (third to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 4,
Astros 1.

PADRES 5TH: Fuentes grounded out (first to pitcher); W. Davis
struck out; Ivie struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 4,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Metzger lined to center; Richard grounded out
(shortstop to first); Gross walked; Cabell singled to center
[Gross to third]; Cabell stole second; Cedeno flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 4, Astros 1.

PADRES 6TH: Turner walked; Turner was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); Rader flied out to center; Kendall reached
on an error by Richard [Kendall to first]; Almon flied out to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); Cruz
grounded out (second to first); Herrmann struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Padres 4, Astros 1.

PADRES 7TH: Freisleben was called out on strikes; Grubb grounded
out (pitcher to first); Fuentes flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Padres 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Andrews grounded out (shortstop to first); Metzger
grounded out (first to pitcher); MILBOURNE BATTED FOR RICHARD;
Milbourne lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 4, Astros
1.

PADRES 8TH: SAMBITO REPLACED MILBOURNE (PITCHING); W. Davis
grounded out (pitcher to first); Ivie singled to shortstop;
MELENDEZ BATTED FOR TURNER; Melendez grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Ivie out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Padres 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: MELENDEZ STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); GRUBB CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); Gross grounded out (second to first);
Cabell grounded out (shortstop to first); Cedeno grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 4, Astros 1.

PADRES 9TH: Rader struck out; Kendall grounded out (shortstop to
first); Almon grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Padres 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: Watson grounded out (pitcher to first); Cruz
grounded out (shortstop to first); BOSWELL BATTED FOR HERRMANN;
Boswell flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 4,
Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Padres           4   5   0    4
 Astros           1   6   2    5


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