Houston Astros 1, San Diego Padres 0
Regular Season Game 149
Played on Monday, September 17, 1979 (N) at San Diego Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   1  5  1
SD  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  6  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy 2b                  4   1   2   0       0   0       1   5
Cedeno cf                     3   0   0   1       0   0       2   0
Puhl lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Leonard rf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Cabell 1b                     3   0   0   0       0   1      13   0
Howe 3b                       3   0   1   0       0   0       2   1
Pujols c                      3   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Gonzalez ss                   3   0   2   0       0   0       2   6
Niekro p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   1   5   1       0   2      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Landestoy-Gonzalez-Cabell, Cabell.
E: Gonzalez (6).

BATTING - 
3B: Gonzalez (2,off Owchinko); Landestoy (5,off Owchinko).
SH: Niekro (13,off Owchinko).
SF: Cedeno (9,off Owchinko).
GDP: Cedeno (12,off Owchinko).
Team LOB: 3.

San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Richards cf                   4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Flannery 2b                   4   0   1   0       0   0       1   3
Tenace 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   1      18   1
Winfield rf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Fahey c                       4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Bevacqua 3b                   3   0   1   0       1   0       0   4
Johnstone lf                  3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Smith ss                      3   0   1   0       0   0       0   9
Owchinko p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Totals                       31   0   6   0       1   2      27  18

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Smith-Flannery-Tenace.

BATTING - 
2B: Fahey (8,off Niekro).
SH: Owchinko (7,off Niekro).
GDP: Flannery (2,off Niekro).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Richards (21,2nd base off Niekro/Pujols).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niekro W(19-10)               9     6   0   0   1   2   0  33


San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Owchinko L(5-11)              9     5   1   1   0   2   0  31


Umpires: HP - Dutch Rennert, 1B - Ed Montague, 2B - Lee Weyer, 3B - Harry Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 2:04   Attendance: 9452


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Diego Padres         
1. Landestoy           2b        Richards            cf
2. Cedeno              cf        Flannery            2b
3. Puhl                lf        Tenace              1b
4. Leonard             rf        Winfield            rf
5. Cabell              1b        Fahey               c
6. Howe                3b        Bevacqua            3b
7. Pujols              c         Johnstone           lf
8. Gonzalez            ss        Smith               ss
9. Niekro              p         Owchinko            p

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy singled; Cedeno grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Landestoy out at second];
Puhl grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 1ST: Richards reached on an error by Gonzalez [Richards
to first]; Flannery grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Richards out at second]; Tenace flied out
to right; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Leonard grounded out (third to first); Cabell struck
out; Howe singled; Pujols flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 2ND: Winfield grounded out (shortstop to first); Fahey
doubled; Bevacqua walked; Johnstone forced Bevacqua (second to
shortstop); Smith popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Gonzalez singled; Niekro out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to first) [Gonzalez to second]; Landestoy grounded out
(third to first); Cedeno grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 3RD: Owchinko was called out on strikes; Richards
grounded out (second to first); Flannery singled; Tenace popped
to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Padres 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Puhl grounded out (first to pitcher); Leonard
grounded out (shortstop to first); Cabell grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 4TH: Winfield singled; Fahey lined into a double play
(first unassisted) [Winfield out at first]; Bevacqua singled;
Johnstone flied out to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Padres 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Howe flied out to right; Pujols flied out to left;
Gonzalez tripled; Niekro grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 5TH: Smith singled; Owchinko out on a sacrifice bunt
(third to second) [Smith to second]; Richards reached on a
fielder's choice [Smith out at third (shortstop to third)];
Richards stole second; Flannery grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Landestoy grounded out (shortstop to first); Cedeno
grounded out (shortstop to first); Puhl grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 6TH: Tenace lined to third; Winfield flied out to left;
Fahey grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Leonard flied out to center; Cabell grounded out
(shortstop to first); Howe grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 7TH: Bevacqua flied out to center; Johnstone singled;
Smith grounded out (first unassisted) [Johnstone to second];
Owchinko grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Pujols struck out; Gonzalez grounded out (second to
first); Niekro grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 8TH: Richards flied out to right; Flannery flied out to
right; Tenace struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Padres 0.

ASTROS 9TH: Landestoy tripled; Cedeno hit a sacrifice fly to
right [Landestoy scored]; Puhl grounded out (first unassisted);
Leonard grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 1, Padres 0.

PADRES 9TH: Winfield grounded out (second to first); Fahey
grounded out (shortstop to first); Bevacqua flied out to center;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   5   1    3
 Padres           0   6   0    6


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