Houston Astros 4, San Diego Padres 2
Regular Season Game 48
Played on Sunday, May 27, 1979 (D) at San Diego Stadium

HOU N    0  0  1    0  0  0    3  0  0  -   4  8  1
SD  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  2  0  -   2 10  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl cf                       3   0   1   1       1   0       6   1
Reynolds ss                   4   0   1   0       0   0       3   1
Cedeno 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       6   2
Cruz lf                       4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Cabell 3b                     4   0   2   0       0   0       0   4
Walling rf                    3   1   1   1       0   0       1   0
  Leonard rf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ashby c                       3   1   1   0       1   0       7   2
Landestoy 2b                  4   1   1   0       0   0       3   2
Richard p                     2   0   0   1       0   0       1   1
Totals                       32   4   8   3       2   0      27  13

FIELDING - 
E: Landestoy (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Puhl (5,off Rasmussen).
SH: Richard (2,off Rasmussen).
SF: Richard (1,off Rasmussen).
GDP: Walling (1,off Rasmussen).
Team LOB: 5.

San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Richards cf                   4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Almon 2b                      3   0   0   0       0   2       1   2
  Perkins ph                  1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Evans 3b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Briggs lf                     3   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
  Kinney p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Gonzalez ph,2b              1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Winfield rf                   4   0   1   1       0   0       4   0
Bevacqua 3b                   4   0   2   0       0   0       2   2
  Fingers p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hargrove 1b                   4   0   0   0       0   0      12   1
Tenace c                      4   0   1   0       0   2       1   1
Smith ss                      4   0   2   0       0   0       1   6
Rasmussen p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Turner lf                   1   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       34   2  10   2       0   6      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Smith-Hargrove.
E: Kinney (1), Rasmussen (1).

BATTING - 
SH: Rasmussen (3,off Richard).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Briggs (1,2nd base by Richard/Ashby); Bevacqua (2,2nd base by Richard/Ashby).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard W(5-4)                9    10   2   2   0   6   0  35


San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rasmussen L(1-5)              6.2   7   4   3   2   0   0  28
Kinney                        1.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Fingers                       1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9     8   4   3   2   0   0  36

BK: Rasmussen (3).

Umpires: HP - Eric Gregg, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Andy Olsen, 3B - Frank Pulli
Time of Game: 2:21   Attendance: 17199


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Diego Padres         
1. Puhl                cf        Richards            cf
2. Reynolds            ss        Almon               2b
3. Cedeno              1b        Briggs              lf
4. Cruz                lf        Winfield            rf
5. Cabell              3b        Bevacqua            3b
6. Walling             rf        Hargrove            1b
7. Ashby               c         Tenace              c
8. Landestoy           2b        Smith               ss
9. Richard             p         Rasmussen           p

ASTROS 1ST: On a bunt Puhl grounded out (third to first);
Reynolds lined to right; Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 1ST: Richards flied out to center; Almon grounded out
(third to first); Briggs struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz grounded out (shortstop to first); On a bunt
Cabell singled to third; Walling grounded into a double play
(shortstop to first) [Cabell out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 2ND: Winfield singled to center [Winfield out at second
(center to shortstop)]; Bevacqua made an out to second; Hargrove
lined to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Ashby lined to first; Landestoy singled to center;
Richard out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second) [Landestoy
to second]; Puhl doubled to right [Landestoy scored]; Reynolds
flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 0.

PADRES 3RD: Tenace was called out on strikes; Smith singled to
right; Rasmussen out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[Smith to second]; Richards grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno flied out to center; Cruz grounded out
(second to first); Cabell flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 0.

PADRES 4TH: Almon was called out on strikes; Briggs singled to
right; Briggs was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop);
Winfield flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Padres 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Walling popped to third in foul territory; Ashby
grounded out (first unassisted); Landestoy grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 0.

PADRES 5TH: Bevacqua singled to center; Bevacqua was caught
stealing second but was safe at third (error by Landestoy;
assist by Ashby); Hargrove reached on a fielder's choice
[Bevacqua out at home (first to catcher)]; Tenace singled to
left [Hargrove to second]; On a bunt Smith singled to first
[Hargrove to third, Tenace to second]; Rasmussen struck out;
Richards made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 3 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Astros
1, Padres 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Richard grounded out (shortstop to first); Puhl
grounded out (second to first); Reynolds singled to right;
Rasmussen balked [Reynolds to second]; Cedeno grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 0.

PADRES 6TH: Almon struck out; Briggs grounded out (shortstop to
first); Winfield grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Cruz singled to second; Cabell singled to right
[Cruz to third]; Walling singled to left [Cruz scored, Cabell to
second]; Walling was picked off first but was safe on an error
by Rasmussen [Cabell to third, Walling to second]; Ashby walked;
Landestoy forced Cabell (first to catcher) [Walling to third,
Ashby to second]; Richard hit a sacrifice fly to center [Walling
scored]; Puhl walked [Ashby to third, Landestoy to second];
KINNEY REPLACED BRIGGS (PITCHING); TURNER REPLACED RASMUSSEN
(PLAYING LF); Puhl was picked off first but was safe on an error
by Kinney [Ashby scored (unearned), Landestoy to third, Puhl to
second]; Reynolds popped to third in foul territory; 3 R (2 ER),
3 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Padres 0.

PADRES 7TH: Bevacqua singled to center; Hargrove flied out to
center; Tenace flied out to right; Smith grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Padres 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Cedeno grounded out (pitcher to first); Cruz flied
out to left; Cabell flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Padres 0.

PADRES 8TH: LEONARD REPLACED WALLING (PLAYING RF); Turner
singled to left; Richards singled to right [Turner to third];
PERKINS BATTED FOR ALMON; Perkins singled to left [Turner
scored, Richards to second]; GONZALEZ BATTED FOR KINNEY;
Gonzalez forced Perkins (third to second) [Richards to third];
Winfield grounded out (first to pitcher) [Richards scored,
Gonzalez to second]; Bevacqua flied out to center; 2 R, 3 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Padres 2.

ASTROS 9TH: FINGERS REPLACED BEVACQUA (PITCHING); GONZALEZ
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); EVANS REPLACED PERKINS (PLAYING
3B); Leonard flied out to right; Ashby singled to center;
Landestoy forced Ashby (third to second); Richard forced
Landestoy (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
4, Padres 2.

PADRES 9TH: Hargrove flied out to center; Tenace struck out;
Smith grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Padres 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   8   1    5
 Padres           2  10   2    6


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