Houston Astros 8, San Diego Padres 4
Regular Season Game 147
Played on Friday, September 15, 1978 (N) at San Diego Stadium

HOU N    0  2  0    0  0  5    0  1  0  -   8 10  2
SD  N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  1  -   4  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy ss                  5   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Drumright 2b                  4   0   0   0       1   0       2   5
Puhl cf                       5   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Cruz rf                       4   1   1   1       0   0       2   0
Cabell 3b                     4   2   2   0       0   2       0   0
  Sexton 3b                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Obradovich 1b                 4   2   2   1       0   0       8   0
Walling lf                    3   2   1   3       1   0       1   0
Bochy c                       4   0   1   1       0   0      12   0
Richard p                     4   0   1   2       0   1       0   1
Totals                       37   8  10   8       2   3      27   7

FIELDING - 
E: Drumright (4), Richard (3).
PB: Bochy (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Cabell (27,off Rasmussen); Puhl (25,off Rasmussen); Bochy (7,off Lolich).
HR: Walling (3,6th inning off Lee 2 on 0 out).
GDP: Puhl (11,off Mura).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Landestoy (6,2nd base off Rasmussen/Roberts).

San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Richards lf                   4   2   1   0       1   2       1   0
Smith ss                      5   1   2   0       0   2       2   7
Perkins 1b                    4   0   1   2       0   0      16   1
Winfield cf                   4   0   0   1       0   2       0   0
Turner rf                     3   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Gonzalez 2b                   3   0   0   0       1   0       2   6
Roberts c                     2   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Tenace c                    1   1   0   0       1   1       1   0
Almon 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   2       0   0
Rasmussen p                   2   0   1   0       0   1       1   2
  Lee p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Sweet ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Lolich p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mura p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gamble ph                   1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Beswick pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   4   7   4       4  12      27  17

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Gonzalez-Smith-Perkins.
E: Smith (24).

BATTING - 
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Richards (35,2nd base off Richard/Bochy); Smith (38,2nd base off Richard/Bochy).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard W(17-11)              9     7   4   4   4  12   0  38


San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rasmussen L(14-13)            5     7   6   5   1   2   0  24
Lee                           2     1   1   1   0   0   1   7
Lolich                        1     2   1   1   0   1   0   5
Mura                          1     0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Totals                        9    10   8   7   2   3   1  39

Rasmussen faced 4 batters in the 6th inning

Umpires: HP - Bob Engel, 1B - Jerry Dale, 2B - John McSherry, 3B - Paul Runge
Time of Game: 2:27   Attendance: 6866


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy singled to center; Landestoy stole second;
Drumright grounded out (shortstop to first); Puhl grounded out
(first unassisted) [Landestoy to third]; Cruz grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 1ST: Richards walked; Richards stole second; Smith
singled to right [Richards to third]; Smith stole second;
Perkins singled to left [Richards scored, Smith scored];
Winfield struck out; Turner walked [Perkins to second]; Perkins
was picked off second but was safe on an error by Richard
[Perkins to third]; Gonzalez walked [Turner to second]; Roberts
struck out; Almon was called out on strikes; 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 3
LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Cabell doubled to center; Obradovich made an out to
second; Walling walked; Bochy reached on an error by Smith
(assist by Gonzalez) [Cabell to third, Walling to second, Bochy
to first]; Richard singled to right [Cabell scored, Walling
scored (unearned), Bochy to third, Richard to second (on
throw)]; Landestoy lined to right; Drumright grounded out
(second to first); 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2,
Padres 2.

PADRES 2ND: Rasmussen singled to second [Rasmussen to second
(error by Drumright)]; Bochy allowed a passed ball [Rasmussen to
third]; Richards grounded out (second to first); Smith was
called out on strikes; Perkins flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 1
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 2.

ASTROS 3RD: On a bunt Puhl grounded out (pitcher to first); Cruz
grounded out (pitcher to first); Cabell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 2.

PADRES 3RD: Winfield struck out; Turner grounded out (second to
first); Gonzalez flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Padres 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Obradovich grounded out (first to pitcher); Walling
grounded out (second to first); Bochy made an out to shortstop;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 2.

PADRES 4TH: Roberts flied out to right; Almon struck out;
Rasmussen struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Richard struck out; Landestoy grounded out
(shortstop to first); Drumright grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 2.

PADRES 5TH: Richards struck out; Smith grounded out (pitcher to
first); Perkins grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Puhl doubled to left; Cruz singled to center [Puhl
scored]; Cabell singled to center [Cruz to second]; Obradovich
singled to right [Cruz scored, Cabell to third]; LEE REPLACED
RASMUSSEN (PITCHING); Walling homered [Cabell scored, Obradovich
scored]; Bochy made an out to second; Richard grounded out
(pitcher to first); Landestoy flied out to right; 5 R, 5 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 7, Padres 2.

PADRES 6TH: Winfield flied out to left; Turner made an out to
second; Gonzalez flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 7, Padres 2.

ASTROS 7TH: TENACE REPLACED ROBERTS (PLAYING C ); Drumright
grounded out (shortstop to first); Puhl made an out to first;
Cruz flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Padres
2.

PADRES 7TH: Tenace struck out; Almon made an out to second;
SWEET BATTED FOR LEE; Sweet struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 7, Padres 2.

ASTROS 8TH: LOLICH REPLACED SWEET (PITCHING); Cabell struck out;
Obradovich singled to left; Walling grounded out (second to
first) [Obradovich to second]; Bochy doubled to left [Obradovich
scored]; Richard grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Padres 2.

PADRES 8TH: SEXTON REPLACED CABELL (PLAYING 3B); Richards
singled to left; Smith singled to right [Richards to second];
Perkins grounded out (first unassisted) [Richards to third,
Smith to second]; Winfield grounded out (shortstop to first)
[Richards scored, Smith to third]; Turner grounded out (second
to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Padres 3.

ASTROS 9TH: MURA REPLACED LOLICH (PITCHING); Landestoy grounded
out (shortstop to first); Drumright walked; Puhl grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Drumright out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Padres 3.

PADRES 9TH: Gonzalez grounded out (second to first); Tenace
walked; Almon singled to center [Tenace to second]; GAMBLE
BATTED FOR MURA; Gamble singled to right [Tenace scored, Almon
to second]; BESWICK RAN FOR GAMBLE; Richards struck out; Smith
struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Padres 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  10   2    4
 Padres           4   7   1    7


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