San Diego Padres 5, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 72
Played on Friday, June 30, 1978 (N) at Astrodome

SD  N    2  0  2    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   5 12  0
HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   2  6  2
San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Richards lf                   5   1   2   0       0   1       1   0
Smith ss                      4   3   4   0       1   0       3   2
Gonzalez 2b                   3   1   2   2       1   0       5   4
Winfield cf,rf                5   0   2   3       0   0       3   0
Gamble rf                     2   0   0   0       3   0       1   0
  Almon 3b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Thomas 3b,cf                  5   0   2   0       0   1       0   6
Tenace 1b                     5   0   0   0       0   3      11   1
Sweet c                       5   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Shirley p                     4   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Fingers p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38   5  12   5       5   7      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Thomas-Gonzalez-Tenace, Gonzalez-Smith-Tenace.

BATTING - 
2B: Gonzalez (3,off Richard); Smith (8,off Richard).
SH: Gonzalez (3,off Richard).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Richards (21,2nd base off Richard/Pujols); Smith 2 (19,3rd base off Richard/Pujols,2nd
base off Forsch/Pujols).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl cf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Howard rf                     1   1   0   0       2   0       1   0
Cabell 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Watson 1b                     3   1   1   1       1   0       6   2
Howe 2b                       4   0   2   0       0   0       3   4
Alou lf                       3   0   2   0       1   0       1   0
Pujols c                      4   0   1   1       0   2       8   0
Fischlin ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Walling ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Richard p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       4   3
  Baldwin ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   2   6   2       4   3      27  10

FIELDING - 
E: Howe (8), Pujols (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Pujols (1,off Shirley); Howe (24,off Shirley).
HBP: Howard (2,by Shirley).
GDP: Alou (2,off Shirley); Walling (1,off Fingers).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Howard (3,2nd base off Shirley/Sweet).
CS: Howard (1,2nd base by Shirley/Sweet).

PITCHING
San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Shirley W(5-9)                8     6   2   2   4   2   0  33
Fingers SV(17)                1     0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Totals                        9     6   2   2   4   3   0  35

Shirley faced 1 batter in the 9th inning
WP: Shirley (1).
HBP: Shirley (2,Howard).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard L(6-9)                7    10   5   5   4   5   0  35
Forsch                        2     2   0   0   1   2   0   9
Totals                        9    12   5   5   5   7   0  44


Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Andy Olsen, 2B - Jim Quick, 3B - Jerry Crawford
Time of Game: 2:34   Attendance: 9194


Starting Lineups:

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

PADRES 1ST: Richards singled; Smith singled [Richards to
second]; Gonzalez out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[Richards to third, Smith to second]; Winfield singled [Richards
scored, Smith scored]; Gamble grounded out (second to pitcher)
[Winfield to second]; Thomas struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Padres 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl grounded out (second to first); Howard was hit
by a pitch; Howard was picked off and caught stealing second
(pitcher to first to second); Cabell grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 0.

PADRES 2ND: Tenace struck out; Sweet made an out to shortstop;
Shirley grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Padres 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson walked; Howe singled [Watson to second]; Alou
grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Watson
to third, Howe out at second]; Pujols doubled [Watson scored];
Fischlin grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Padres 2, Astros 1.

PADRES 3RD: Richards grounded out (first to pitcher); Smith
singled; Gonzalez doubled [Smith scored, Gonzalez to third (on
throw to home)]; Winfield singled [Gonzalez scored]; Gamble
walked [Winfield to second]; Thomas grounded out (first
unassisted) [Winfield to third, Gamble to second]; Tenace struck
out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Richard grounded out (third to first); Puhl grounded
out (second to first); Howard walked; Cabell forced Howard
(third to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 4, Astros 1.

PADRES 4TH: Sweet grounded out (first unassisted); Shirley
struck out; Richards singled; Richards stole second [Richards to
third (error by Pujols)]; Smith walked; Gonzalez grounded out
(first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Watson made an out to first; Howe grounded out
(shortstop to first); Alou singled; Shirley threw a wild pitch
[Alou to second]; Pujols struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Padres 4, Astros 1.

PADRES 5TH: Winfield made an out to second; Gamble walked;
Thomas singled [Gamble to second]; Tenace made an out to first;
Sweet flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 4, Astros
1.

ASTROS 5TH: Fischlin flied out to center; Richard flied out to
right; Puhl made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Padres 4, Astros 1.

PADRES 6TH: Shirley flied out to center; Richards reached on an
error by Howe [Richards to second]; Richards was picked off
second (pitcher to shortstop); Smith doubled; Smith stole third;
Gonzalez singled [Smith scored]; Winfield flied out to center; 1
R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Howard made an out to second; Cabell flied out to
center; Watson flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Padres 5, Astros 1.

PADRES 7TH: Gamble walked; Thomas flied out to right; Tenace
struck out; Sweet grounded out (second to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Padres 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Howe doubled; Alou walked; Pujols flied out to left;
Fischlin made an out to first; BALDWIN BATTED FOR RICHARD;
Baldwin made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres
5, Astros 1.

PADRES 8TH: FORSCH REPLACED BALDWIN (PITCHING); Shirley struck
out; Richards struck out; Smith singled; Smith stole second;
Gonzalez walked; Winfield forced Gonzalez (third to second); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Puhl made an out to first; Howard walked; Howard
stole second; Cabell struck out; Watson singled [Howard scored];
Howe forced Watson (third to second); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Padres 5, Astros 2.

PADRES 9TH: Gamble grounded out (second to first); Thomas
singled; Tenace made an out to catcher; Sweet grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: ALMON REPLACED GAMBLE (PLAYING 3B); THOMAS CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); WINFIELD CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF);
Alou singled; FINGERS REPLACED SHIRLEY (PITCHING); Pujols struck
out; WALLING BATTED FOR FISCHLIN; Walling grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Alou out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 5, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Padres           5  12   0   12
 Astros           2   6   2    6


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