Houston Astros 6, San Diego Padres 3
Regular Season Game 42
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Sunday, May 20, 1979 (D) at Astrodome

SD  N    0  0  0    0  0  1    1  0  1  -   3  7  3
HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  5  x  -   6  7  3
San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Richards cf                   5   1   3   1       0   0       4   0
Hargrove 1b                   2   0   0   1       1   0       7   0
  Turner ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Reynolds lf                   4   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
Winfield rf                   4   0   2   0       0   0       3   0
Tenace c                      3   0   0   0       1   1       5   0
Bevacqua 3b                   3   0   0   0       1   0       0   2
  Evans 3b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gonzalez 2b                   4   0   0   1       0   0       4   2
Smith ss                      4   1   0   0       0   0       1   4
Lolich p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Almon ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  D'Acquisto p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Shirley p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kendall ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   3   7   3       4   2      24   9

FIELDING - 
E: Richards (4), Hargrove (3), Gonzalez (2).

BATTING - 
SF: Hargrove (1,off Niemann).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Hargrove (2,2nd base by Niemann/Bochy).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Leonard rf                    4   0   2   0       0   1       6   0
Reynolds ss                   3   1   1   0       0   0       1   7
Cedeno cf                     3   1   0   1       0   0       3   0
Watson 1b                     3   0   0   0       1   0       9   1
  Landestoy pr,2b             0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cabell 3b,1b                  4   2   2   1       0   1       1   3
Cruz lf                       3   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Howe 2b,3b                    4   0   1   2       0   0       2   1
Bochy c                       4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Niemann p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Andujar p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Walling ph                  0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Puhl lf                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   6   7   4       3   5      27  13

FIELDING - 
E: Leonard (1), Reynolds (11), Landestoy (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Cabell (11,off Lolich); Leonard (3,off Lolich).
SH: Reynolds (12,off Lolich).
SF: Cedeno (5,off D'Acquisto).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Cabell (6,2nd base by Shirley/Tenace).

PITCHING
San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lolich                        6     4   1   1   0   3   0  22
D'Acquisto L(2-4)             1.1   1   4   2   3   1   0   9
Shirley                       0.2   2   1   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        8     7   6   3   3   5   0  35


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niemann                       7     5   2   1   4   0   0  30
Andujar W(4-1)                1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Sambito                       1     2   1   0   0   1   0   6
Totals                        9     7   3   1   4   2   0  39

BK: Niemann (1).

Umpires: HP - John McSherry, 1B - Paul Runge, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Dick Stello
Time of Game: 2:41   Attendance: 15039


Starting Lineups:

   San Diego Padres              Houston Astros           
1. Richards            cf        Leonard             rf
2. Hargrove            1b        Reynolds            ss
3. Reynolds            lf        Cedeno              cf
4. Winfield            rf        Watson              1b
5. Tenace              c         Cabell              3b
6. Bevacqua            3b        Cruz                lf
7. Gonzalez            2b        Howe                2b
8. Smith               ss        Bochy               c
9. Lolich              p         Niemann             p

PADRES 1ST: Richards flied out to left; Debut game for Randy
Niemann; Hargrove walked; Hargrove was picked off and caught
stealing second (pitcher to first to shortstop); Reynolds
walked; Winfield reached on an error by Reynolds [Reynolds to
third, Winfield to second]; Tenace lined to third; 0 R, 0 H, 1
E, 2 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Leonard singled to left; Reynolds flied out to
center; Cedeno flied out to right; Watson flied out to right; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 2ND: Bevacqua grounded out (third to first); Gonzalez
flied out to right; Smith flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cabell doubled to left; Cruz flied out to center
[Cabell to third]; Howe grounded out (shortstop to first)
[Cabell scored]; Bochy singled to left; Niemann grounded out
(second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 1.

PADRES 3RD: Lolich flied to right in foul territory; Richards
grounded out (shortstop to first); Hargrove grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Leonard doubled to left; Reynolds out on a sacrifice
bunt (third to second) [Leonard to third]; Cedeno popped to
first in foul territory; On a bunt Watson grounded out (pitcher
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 1.

PADRES 4TH: Reynolds flied to left in foul territory; Winfield
singled to left; Niemann balked [Winfield to second]; Tenace
walked; Bevacqua forced Tenace (third to second) [Winfield to
third]; Gonzalez forced Bevacqua (third to shortstop to second);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Cabell struck out; Cruz flied out to center; Howe
made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0,
Astros 1.

PADRES 5TH: Smith flied out to center; Lolich grounded out
(shortstop to first); Richards singled to left; Hargrove flied
out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Bochy struck out; Niemann struck out; Leonard
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres
0, Astros 1.

PADRES 6TH: Reynolds singled to shortstop; Winfield singled to
pitcher [Reynolds to second]; Tenace flied out to right
[Reynolds to third]; Bevacqua walked [Winfield to second];
Gonzalez grounded out (second to first) [Reynolds scored,
Winfield to third, Bevacqua to second]; Smith grounded out
(shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Reynolds grounded out (second to first); Cedeno
flied out to center; Hargrove dropped a foul fly hit by Watson
for an error; Watson made an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0
LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 1.

PADRES 7TH: ALMON BATTED FOR LOLICH; Almon grounded out
(shortstop to first); Richards singled to right [Richards to
third (error by Leonard)]; Hargrove hit a sacrifice fly to right
[Richards scored (unearned)]; Reynolds flied out to center; 1 R
(0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: D'ACQUISTO REPLACED ALMON (PITCHING); Cabell
grounded out (shortstop to first); Cruz walked; Howe forced Cruz
(third to second); Bochy flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 1.

PADRES 8TH: ANDUJAR REPLACED NIEMANN (PITCHING); Winfield
grounded out (shortstop to first); Randy Niemann left with
blister; Tenace was called out on strikes; Bevacqua grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 2,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: EVANS REPLACED BEVACQUA (PLAYING 3B); WALLING BATTED
FOR ANDUJAR; Walling walked; Leonard was called out on strikes;
Reynolds singled to center [Walling to third]; Cedeno reached on
an error by Richards on a sacrifice fly [Walling scored (RBI),
Reynolds scored (no RBI), Cedeno to third]; Watson walked;
LANDESTOY RAN FOR WATSON; SHIRLEY REPLACED D'ACQUISTO
(PITCHING); Cabell singled to center [Cedeno scored (unearned),
Landestoy to third]; Cabell was caught stealing second but was
safe at second (error by Gonzalez) [Landestoy scored
(unearned)]; Cruz was called out on strikes; Howe singled to
center [Cabell scored (unearned)]; Bochy forced Howe (shortstop
to second); 5 R (2 ER), 3 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 2, Astros 6.

PADRES 9TH: LANDESTOY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); CABELL
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); HOWE CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
3B); PUHL REPLACED WALLING (PLAYING LF); SAMBITO REPLACED CRUZ
(PITCHING); Gonzalez flied out to right; Smith reached on an
error by Landestoy [Smith to first]; KENDALL BATTED FOR SHIRLEY;
Kendall singled to right [Smith to third]; Richards singled to
left [Smith scored (unearned), Kendall to second]; TURNER BATTED
FOR HARGROVE; Turner struck out; Reynolds flied out to center; 1
R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 3, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Padres           3   7   3    9
 Astros           6   7   3    5


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