Houston Astros 3, San Diego Padres 2
Regular Season Game 142
Played on Sunday, September 10, 1978 (D) at Astrodome

SD  N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  8  0
HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  0    2  0  x  -   3 10  0
San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Richards lf                   4   1   2   0       0   1       0   0
Smith ss                      4   1   2   0       0   0       2   3
Perkins 1b                    4   0   2   1       0   0      10   2
  Almon pr                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tenace 1b                   0   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Winfield rf                   3   0   1   1       1   1       2   0
Turner cf                     3   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Thomas 3b                     2   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Evans 3b                    2   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Roberts c                     3   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
  Reynolds ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Baker 2b                      3   0   0   0       0   2       2   5
  Gamble ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Rasmussen p                   3   0   1   0       0   0       1   3
  Shirley p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       33   2   8   2       2  11      24  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Smith-Baker-Perkins, Baker-Perkins-Smith.
PB: Roberts (3).

BATTING - 
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Turner (3,2nd base off Richard/Bochy).
CS: Richards (17,2nd base by Richard/Bochy).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy ss                  3   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Alou ph                     1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Sexton pr,ss                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gonzalez 2b                   4   0   1   0       0   0       1   5
Puhl cf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Cruz rf                       3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Cabell 3b                     4   1   2   0       0   0       2   1
Watson 1b                     3   0   1   0       1   0       8   0
  Bergman pr,1b               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Walling lf                    4   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
Bochy c                       2   0   0   0       0   0       7   1
  Howard ph                   1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Pujols c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Richard p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       31   3  10   3       2   1      27*  9

* - Files missing details on 1 outs.
BATTING - 
2B: Howard (4,off Rasmussen); Cruz (29,off Shirley).
3B: Walling (3,off Rasmussen).
SH: Richard (5,off Rasmussen).
GDP: Bochy (8,off Rasmussen); Gonzalez (6,off Shirley).
IBB: Watson (16,by Shirley).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Gonzalez (5,2nd base off Rasmussen/Roberts).

PITCHING
San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rasmussen L(14-12)            6.1   8   3   2   1   1   0  27
Shirley                       1.2   2   0   0   1   0   0   7
Totals                        8    10   3   2   2   1   0  34

BK: Rasmussen (5).
IBB: Shirley (9,Watson).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard W(16-11)              9     8   2   2   2  11   0  35


Umpires: HP - Joe West, 1B - Bill Williams, 2B - Dick Stello, 3B - Bruce Froemming
Time of Game: 2:23   Attendance: 5720


Starting Lineups:

   San Diego Padres              Houston Astros           
1. Richards            lf        Landestoy           ss
2. Smith               ss        Gonzalez            2b
3. Perkins             1b        Puhl                cf
4. Winfield            rf        Cruz                rf
5. Turner              cf        Cabell              3b
6. Thomas              3b        Watson              1b
7. Roberts             c         Walling             lf
8. Baker               2b        Bochy               c
9. Rasmussen           p         Richard             p

PADRES 1ST: Richards singled; Smith singled [Richards to
second]; Perkins singled [Richards scored, Smith to second];
Winfield singled to center [Smith scored, Perkins out at third
(center to third), Winfield to second (on throw to 3b)]; Turner
struck out; Thomas grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 4 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy grounded out (second to first); Gonzalez
singled; Gonzalez stole second; Puhl reached on a fielder's
choice [Gonzalez out at third (pitcher to third)]; Cruz grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 0.

PADRES 2ND: Roberts struck out; Baker struck out; Rasmussen
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cabell singled; Roberts allowed a passed ball
[Cabell to second]; Watson flied out to right [Cabell to third];
Walling grounded out (second to first) [Cabell scored
(unearned)]; Bochy grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R (0 ER),
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 1.

PADRES 3RD: Richards singled; Richards was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); Smith grounded out (first
unassisted); Perkins grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Richard struck out; Landestoy grounded out
(shortstop to first); Gonzalez grounded out (first to pitcher);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 1.

PADRES 4TH: Winfield walked; Turner flied to right in foul
territory; Thomas popped to third in foul territory; Roberts
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Puhl made an out to shortstop; Cruz grounded out
(third to first); Cabell grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 1.

PADRES 5TH: Baker struck out; Rasmussen singled; Richards made
an out to shortstop; Smith singled [Rasmussen to second];
Perkins grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Padres 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: EVANS REPLACED THOMAS (PLAYING 3B); Watson singled;
Walling singled [Watson to second]; Bochy grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Watson to third, Walling
out at second]; Richard made an out to third; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 1.

PADRES 6TH: Winfield grounded out (shortstop to first); Turner
walked; Turner stole second; Evans struck out; Roberts flied out
to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Landestoy flied out to right; Gonzalez grounded out
(shortstop to first); Puhl singled; Rasmussen balked [Puhl to
second]; Cruz walked; Cabell singled [Puhl to third, Cruz to
second]; Watson popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 3 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 1.

PADRES 7TH: Baker grounded out (second to first); Rasmussen
flied out to left; Richards struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Padres 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Walling tripled; HOWARD BATTED FOR BOCHY; Howard
doubled [Walling scored]; Richard out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Howard to third]; SHIRLEY REPLACED
RASMUSSEN (PITCHING); ALOU BATTED FOR LANDESTOY; Alou singled
[Howard scored]; SEXTON RAN FOR ALOU; Gonzalez grounded into a
double play (second to first to shortstop) [Sexton out at
second]; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 3.

PADRES 8TH: SEXTON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); PUJOLS REPLACED
HOWARD (PLAYING C ); Smith grounded out (second to first);
Perkins singled; ALMON RAN FOR PERKINS; Winfield struck out;
Turner forced Almon; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: TENACE REPLACED ALMON (PLAYING 1B); Puhl grounded
out (pitcher to first); Cruz doubled; Cabell made an out to
first; Watson was walked intentionally; BERGMAN RAN FOR WATSON;
Walling grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Padres 2, Astros 3.

PADRES 9TH: BERGMAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Evans struck
out; REYNOLDS BATTED FOR ROBERTS; Reynolds struck out; GAMBLE
BATTED FOR BAKER; Gamble struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Padres 2, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Padres           2   8   0    6
 Astros           3  10   0    7


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