San Diego Padres 3, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 149
Played on Sunday, September 17, 1978 (D) at San Diego Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   1  8  3
SD  N    0  0  2    0  0  1    0  0  x  -   3  9  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy ss                  4   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Sexton 2b                     4   0   2   0       0   0       0   4
Leonard rf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   0      10   0
Cabell 3b                     4   1   2   0       0   1       0   3
Alou lf                       4   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Puhl cf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       4   0
Pujols c                      3   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
  Howard ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lemongello p                  2   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Baldwin ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Riccelli p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   1   8   1       1   3      24  10

FIELDING - 
E: Sexton (5), Watson (9), Cabell (15).

BATTING - 
2B: Sexton (2,off Jones); Cabell (29,off Jones); Alou (5,off Jones).
GDP: Landestoy (2,off Jones).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Sexton (14,2nd base off Jones/Tenace).

San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Richards lf                   4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Fingers p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Smith ss                      4   1   0   0       0   1       0   4
Perkins 1b                    3   0   2   1       0   0      15   0
Winfield cf,rf                4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Turner rf,lf                  4   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
  Wilhelm lf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Tenace c                      4   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
Evans 3b                      4   0   3   1       0   0       1   7
Champion 2b                   4   0   0   0       0   1       3   4
Jones p                       3   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
  Thomas cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       34   3   9   2       0   4      27  18

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Smith-Champion-Perkins.
E: Richards (17).

BATTING - 
2B: Perkins (13,off Lemongello).
SF: Perkins (3,off Lemongello).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Smith (39,2nd base off Lemongello/Pujols).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemongello L(9-14)            6     8   3   1   0   3   0  28
Riccelli                      2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
Totals                        8     9   3   1   0   4   0  35


San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Jones W(12-14)                7     6   1   1   1   3   0  27
Fingers SV(34)                2     2   0   0   0   0   0   8
Totals                        9     8   1   1   1   3   0  35


Umpires: HP - John McSherry, 1B - Paul Runge, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Jerry Dale
Time of Game: 1:58   Attendance: 10004


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Diego Padres         
1. Landestoy           ss        Richards            lf
2. Sexton              2b        Smith               ss
3. Leonard             rf        Perkins             1b
4. Watson              1b        Winfield            cf
5. Cabell              3b        Turner              rf
6. Alou                lf        Tenace              c
7. Puhl                cf        Evans               3b
8. Pujols              c         Champion            2b
9. Lemongello          p         Jones               p

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy flied out to right; Sexton doubled to left
[Sexton to third (error by Richards)]; Leonard reached on a
fielder's choice [Sexton out at home (pitcher to catcher to
third), Leonard to second]; Watson grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 1ST: Richards flied out to right; Smith flied to left in
foul territory; Perkins singled to left; Winfield reached on an
error by Cabell [Perkins to second, Winfield to first]; Turner
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cabell struck out; Alou grounded out (third to
first); Puhl walked; Pujols grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 2ND: Tenace flied out to right; Evans grounded out
(second to first); Champion grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Lemongello struck out; Landestoy grounded out
(shortstop to first); Sexton singled to left; Sexton stole
second; Leonard grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 3RD: Jones grounded out (shortstop to first); Richards
singled to center; Smith reached on an error by Watson [Richards
to third, Smith to first]; Smith stole second; Perkins hit a
sacrifice fly to center [Richards scored (unearned)]; Winfield
singled to center [Smith scored (error by Sexton) (unearned) (no
RBI)]; Turner lined to right; 2 R (0 ER), 2 H, 2 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Padres 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Watson grounded out (third to first); Cabell doubled
to right; Alou grounded out (second to first) [Cabell to third];
Puhl grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Padres 2.

PADRES 4TH: Tenace flied out to center; Evans singled to
shortstop; Champion grounded out (shortstop to second to first)
[Evans to second]; Jones struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Padres 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Pujols struck out; Lemongello singled to center;
Landestoy grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Lemongello out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Padres 2.

PADRES 5TH: Richards made an out to shortstop; Smith grounded
out (third to first); Perkins doubled to left; Winfield grounded
out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres
2.

ASTROS 6TH: Sexton flied out to right; Leonard made an out to
second; Watson grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 2.

PADRES 6TH: Turner singled to center; Tenace grounded out (third
to first) [Turner to second]; Evans singled to left [Turner
scored]; Champion struck out; Jones singled to left [Evans to
second]; Richards flied out to center; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Padres 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Cabell singled to right; Alou doubled to left
[Cabell scored]; Puhl grounded out (first unassisted) [Alou to
third]; Pujols grounded out (third to first); BALDWIN BATTED FOR
LEMONGELLO; Baldwin grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 3.

PADRES 7TH: RICCELLI REPLACED BALDWIN (PITCHING); Smith was
called out on strikes; Perkins grounded out (second to first);
Winfield grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 3.

ASTROS 8TH: FINGERS REPLACED RICHARDS (PITCHING); THOMAS
REPLACED JONES (PLAYING CF); WINFIELD CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
RF); TURNER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); Landestoy flied out
to left; Sexton flied out to center; Leonard singled to second;
Watson singled to left [Leonard to second]; Cabell forced Watson
(third to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 3.

PADRES 8TH: Turner made an out to shortstop; Tenace flied out to
center; Evans singled to right; Champion grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 3.

ASTROS 9TH: WILHELM REPLACED TURNER (PLAYING LF); Alou flied out
to left; Puhl grounded out (shortstop to first); HOWARD BATTED
FOR PUJOLS; Howard grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   8   3    7
 Padres           3   9   1    8


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