San Diego Padres 6, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 66
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Sunday, June 25, 1978 (D) at San Diego Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  4  0
SD  N    0  0  0    5  0  0    0  1  x  -   6  8  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl cf                       4   0   1   0       0   3       0   0
Alou lf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Cabell 3b                     4   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   2   1       0   0       9   1
Howe 2b                       2   0   0   0       1   0       0   3
Ferguson c                    3   0   0   0       0   1       9   1
Cruz rf                       3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Fischlin ss                   2   0   0   0       0   1       2   4
  Gonzalez ph,ss              0   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Richard p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Baldwin ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Williams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   1   4   1       2   8      24   9

BATTING - 
2B: Cabell (10,off Shirley).
GDP: Ferguson (6,off Shirley); Baldwin (3,off Shirley).
Team LOB: 3.

San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Richards lf                   4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Smith ss                      3   2   1   0       1   0       0   3
Gonzalez 2b                   4   1   1   0       0   1       4   2
Winfield cf                   4   1   2   3       0   0       0   0
Gamble rf                     4   1   1   2       0   2       2   0
Ashford 1b                    4   0   1   1       0   2       8   0
Almon 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   1       2   5
Sweet c                       3   0   0   0       0   0       8   0
Shirley p                     3   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
Totals                       32   6   8   6       1   8      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Almon-Ashford, Almon-Gonzalez-Ashford.

BATTING - 
2B: Gamble (9,off Richard).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Richards (20,2nd base off Richard/Ferguson); Smith (16,2nd base off Williams/Ferguson).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard L(6-8)                7     6   5   5   1   8   0  28
Williams                      1     2   1   1   0   0   0   5
Totals                        8     8   6   6   1   8   0  33


San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Shirley W(4-9)                9     4   1   1   2   8   0  31


Umpires: HP - Jim Quick, 1B - Jerry Crawford, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - Andy Olsen
Time of Game: 1:55   


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Diego Padres         
1. Puhl                cf        Richards            lf
2. Alou                lf        Smith               ss
3. Cabell              3b        Gonzalez            2b
4. Watson              1b        Winfield            cf
5. Howe                2b        Gamble              rf
6. Ferguson            c         Ashford             1b
7. Cruz                rf        Almon               3b
8. Fischlin            ss        Sweet               c
9. Richard             p         Shirley             p

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl was called out on strikes; Alou grounded out
(shortstop to first); Cabell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 1ST: Richards grounded out (shortstop to first); Smith
made an out to shortstop; Gonzalez grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson singled; Howe walked [Watson to second];
Ferguson grounded into a double play (third to first) [Howe to
second, Watson out at third]; Cruz lined to pitcher; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 2ND: Winfield made an out to shortstop; Gamble struck
out; Ashford struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres
0.

ASTROS 3RD: Fischlin struck out; Richard struck out; Puhl struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 3RD: Almon lined to third; Sweet grounded out (shortstop
to first); Shirley struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Padres 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Alou grounded out (second to first); Cabell doubled;
Watson singled [Cabell scored]; Howe lined to third; Ferguson
was called out on strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Padres 0.

PADRES 4TH: Richards singled; Richards stole second; Smith
walked; Gonzalez singled [Richards to third, Smith to second];
Winfield singled [Richards scored, Smith scored, Gonzalez to
second]; Gamble doubled [Gonzalez scored, Winfield scored,
Gamble to third (on throw to home)]; Ashford singled [Gamble
scored]; Almon struck out; Sweet grounded out (first unassisted)
[Ashford to second]; Shirley struck out; 5 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Padres 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Cruz grounded out (third to first); Fischlin flied
out to right; Richard grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 5.

PADRES 5TH: Richards lined to first; Smith grounded out (second
to first); Gonzalez was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Puhl struck out; Alou struck out; Cabell made an out
to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 5.

PADRES 6TH: Winfield grounded out (catcher to first); Gamble
struck out; Ashford struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Padres 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Watson flied out to left; Howe grounded out
(shortstop to first); Ferguson made an out to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 5.

PADRES 7TH: Almon grounded out (shortstop to first); Sweet
grounded out (first to pitcher); Shirley singled; Richards
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Padres 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Cruz flied out to right; GONZALEZ BATTED FOR
FISCHLIN; Gonzalez walked; BALDWIN BATTED FOR RICHARD; Baldwin
grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Gonzalez
out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 5.

PADRES 8TH: WILLIAMS REPLACED BALDWIN (PITCHING); GONZALEZ
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); Smith singled; Smith stole second;
Gonzalez grounded out (catcher unassisted); Winfield singled
[Smith scored]; Gamble forced Winfield (second to shortstop);
Ashford flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Padres 6.

ASTROS 9TH: Puhl singled; Alou flied out to left; Cabell forced
Puhl (shortstop to second); Watson forced Cabell (third to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   4   0    3
 Padres           6   8   0    3


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