Houston Astros 2, San Diego Padres 1
Regular Season Game 12
Played on Wednesday, April 19, 1978 (N) at San Diego Stadium

HOU N    0  1  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  9  0
SD  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl lf                       5   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Cabell 3b                     5   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Cedeno cf                     4   0   2   0       0   0       6   0
Cruz rf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Watson 1b                     3   0   1   0       1   0      10   1
Howe 2b                       3   1   1   0       1   0       1   5
Herrmann c                    4   0   0   0       0   0       6   1
Metzger ss                    3   1   1   1       0   0       2   2
Andujar p                     3   0   1   1       0   1       0   2
  Alou ph                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Sexton pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   2   9   2       3   3      27  11

FIELDING - 
PB: Herrmann (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (4,off Freisleben); Howe (6,off Freisleben); Watson (3,off Lolich).
3B: Metzger (1,off Freisleben).
SF: Metzger (1,off Freisleben).
IBB: Howe (1,by Lolich).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Puhl (3,2nd base off Freisleben/Sweet).

San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Richards 1b                   4   0   1   0       0   0      12   1
Thomas 2b                     4   0   2   0       0   0       1   4
Turner lf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Winfield rf                   4   1   2   1       0   2       2   1
Hendrick cf                   4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Sweet c                       1   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
  Champion ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Almon 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   5
Smith ss                      3   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
  Reynolds ph                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Freisleben p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Gamble ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Spillner p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tenace ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Lolich p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Davis ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       33   1   7   1       2   6      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Winfield-Almon.
E: Freisleben (2).
PB: Sweet (1).

BATTING - 
HR: Winfield (3,8th inning off Andujar 0 on 2 out).
HBP: Sweet (1,by Andujar).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Richards (2,2nd base off Andujar/Herrmann); Thomas (2,2nd base off Andujar/Herrmann).
CS: Sweet (1,2nd base by Andujar/Herrmann).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Andujar W(1-2)                8     6   1   1   2   5   1  32
Sambito SV(1)                 1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     7   1   1   2   6   1  36

HBP: Andujar (1,Sweet).

San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Freisleben L(0-1)             5     7   2   2   2   0   0  23
Spillner                      2     0   0   0   0   2   0   6
Lolich                        2     2   0   0   1   1   0   9
Totals                        9     9   2   2   3   3   0  38

IBB: Lolich (1,Howe).

Umpires: HP - Eric Gregg, 1B - Bill Williams, 2B - Dick Stello, 3B - Bruce Froemming
Time of Game: 2:48   Attendance: 12129


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Diego Padres         
1. Puhl                lf        Richards            1b
2. Cabell              3b        Thomas              2b
3. Cedeno              cf        Turner              lf
4. Cruz                rf        Winfield            rf
5. Watson              1b        Hendrick            cf
6. Howe                2b        Sweet               c
7. Herrmann            c         Almon               3b
8. Metzger             ss        Smith               ss
9. Andujar             p         Freisleben          p

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl made an out to second; Cabell grounded out
(third to first); Cedeno doubled; Cedeno was picked off second
but was safe on an error by Freisleben [Cedeno to third]; Cruz
walked; Watson walked [Cruz to second]; Howe grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 1ST: Richards singled; Richards stole second; Thomas
flied out to right; Turner grounded out (second to first)
[Richards to third]; Winfield struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Herrmann grounded out (second to first); Metzger
tripled; Andujar singled [Metzger scored]; Puhl grounded out
(pitcher to first) [Andujar to second]; Cabell flied out to
right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 0.

PADRES 2ND: Hendrick grounded out (shortstop to first); Sweet
walked; Sweet was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop);
Almon was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Padres 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Cedeno singled; Sweet allowed a passed ball [Cedeno
to second]; Cruz hit into a double play (right to third) [Cedeno
out at third]; Watson grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 0.

PADRES 3RD: Smith grounded out (pitcher to second to first);
Freisleben grounded out (second to first); Richards flied out to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Howe doubled; Herrmann grounded out (first
unassisted) [Howe to third]; Metzger hit a sacrifice fly to left
[Howe scored]; Andujar grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 0.

PADRES 4TH: Thomas singled; Thomas stole second; Turner grounded
out (first unassisted) [Thomas to third]; Winfield struck out;
Hendrick grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Puhl singled; Puhl stole second; Cabell singled
[Puhl stayed at second]; Cedeno flied out to left; Cruz flied
out to center; Watson grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 0.

PADRES 5TH: Sweet flied out to center; Almon made an out to
second; Smith singled; GAMBLE BATTED FOR FREISLEBEN; Herrmann
allowed a passed ball [Smith to second]; Gamble walked; Richards
flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 0.

ASTROS 6TH: SPILLNER REPLACED GAMBLE (PITCHING); Howe grounded
out (third to first); Herrmann flied out to left; Metzger
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Padres 0.

PADRES 6TH: Thomas singled; Turner forced Thomas (first to
shortstop); Winfield singled [Turner to second]; Hendrick flied
out to center; Sweet was hit by a pitch [Turner to third,
Winfield to second]; Almon lined to first; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.
 Astros 2, Padres 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Andujar struck out; Puhl was called out on strikes;
Cabell grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Padres 0.

PADRES 7TH: Smith was called out on strikes; TENACE BATTED FOR
SPILLNER; Tenace was called out on strikes; Richards grounded
out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres
0.

ASTROS 8TH: LOLICH REPLACED TENACE (PITCHING); Cedeno flied out
to center; Cruz made an out to shortstop; Watson doubled; Howe
was walked intentionally; Herrmann grounded out (first to
pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 0.

PADRES 8TH: Thomas grounded out (second to first); Turner flied
out to left; Winfield homered; Hendrick flied out to center; 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 1.

ASTROS 9TH: Metzger grounded out (third to first); ALOU BATTED
FOR ANDUJAR; Alou singled; SEXTON RAN FOR ALOU; Puhl flied out
to center; Cabell struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Padres 1.

PADRES 9TH: SAMBITO REPLACED SEXTON (PITCHING); CHAMPION BATTED
FOR SWEET; Champion grounded out (second to first); Almon flied
out to center; REYNOLDS BATTED FOR SMITH; Reynolds singled;
DAVIS BATTED FOR LOLICH; Davis struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 2, Padres 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   9   0    9
 Padres           1   7   1    8


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