Houston Astros 1, San Diego Padres 0
Regular Season Game 44
Played on Tuesday, May 26, 1981 (N) at Astrodome

SD  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  x  -   1  6  0
San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Smith ss                      3   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Jones cf                      3   0   1   0       1   1       3   0
Richards lf                   3   0   1   0       1   0       0   0
Perkins 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Kennedy c                     3   0   1   0       1   1       8   0
  Edwards pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lefebvre rf                   3   0   1   0       0   0       6   0
  Evans ph                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bonilla 2b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Salazar 3b                    3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Eichelberger p                3   0   0   0       0   3       0   1
  Lucas p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   0   5   0       4   6      24   2

FIELDING - 
E: Eichelberger (3).

BATTING - 
SH: Evans (1,off Sambito).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Salazar (2,2nd base off Ryan/Ashby).
CS: Jones (6,2nd base by Ryan/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl rf                       4   0   1   0       0   3       0   0
Reynolds ss                   3   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
Cedeno cf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       4   1
Walling 1b                    3   0   0   0       0   1      10   0
Ashby c                       3   1   1   0       0   0       6   2
Pittman 3b                    3   0   3   1       0   0       1   0
Landestoy 2b                  2   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Howe ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Ryan p                        2   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Heep ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Thon pr,2b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       29   1   6   1       1   7      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Cruz-Walling.

BATTING - 
3B: Pittman (1,off Eichelberger).
SH: Reynolds (11,off Eichelberger).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Pittman (1,2nd base off Eichelberger/Kennedy).

PITCHING
San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Eichelberger L(4-3)           6.2   6   1   1   1   5   0  27
Lucas                         1.1   0   0   0   0   2   0   4
Totals                        8     6   1   1   1   7   0  31


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ryan W(4-2)                   7     4   0   0   4   6   0  27
Sambito SV(5)                 2     1   0   0   0   0   0   7
Totals                        9     5   0   0   4   6   0  34


Umpires: HP - Dave Pallone, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - Charlie Williams, 3B - John McSherry
Time of Game: 2:23   Attendance: 17709


Starting Lineups:

   San Diego Padres              Houston Astros           
1. Smith               ss        Puhl                rf
2. Jones               cf        Reynolds            ss
3. Richards            lf        Cedeno              cf
4. Perkins             1b        Cruz                lf
5. Kennedy             c         Walling             1b
6. Lefebvre            rf        Ashby               c
7. Bonilla             2b        Pittman             3b
8. Salazar             3b        Landestoy           2b
9. Eichelberger        p         Ryan                p

PADRES 1ST: Smith grounded out (pitcher to first); Jones walked;
Jones was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop);
Richards singled to third; Perkins grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl was called out on strikes; Reynolds flied out
to right; Cedeno flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 2ND: Kennedy flied out to left; Lefebvre grounded out
(shortstop to first); Bonilla popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz grounded out (second to first); Walling struck
out; Ashby flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0,
Astros 0.

PADRES 3RD: Salazar grounded out (shortstop to first);
Eichelberger struck out; Smith walked; Jones singled to center
[Smith to second]; Richards walked [Smith to third, Jones to
second]; Perkins struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Padres 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Pittman singled to second; Pittman stole second
[Pittman to third (error by Eichelberger)]; Landestoy made an
out to third; Ryan flied out to right; Puhl struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 4TH: Kennedy struck out; Lefebvre lined to first; Bonilla
lined to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Reynolds struck out; Cedeno popped to catcher; Cruz
popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 5TH: Salazar singled to left; Eichelberger struck out;
Smith hit into a double play (left to first) [Salazar out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Walling flied out to right; Ashby flied out to
right; Pittman singled to shortstop; Landestoy singled to center
[Pittman to third]; Ryan struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 6TH: Jones was called out on strikes; Richards flied out
to left; Perkins flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Puhl singled to center; Reynolds out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to first) [Puhl to second]; Cedeno made an out to
shortstop; Cruz flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 7TH: Kennedy walked; Lefebvre singled to third [Kennedy
to second]; Bonilla forced Kennedy (pitcher to third) [Lefebvre
to second]; Salazar forced Bonilla (shortstop unassisted)
[Lefebvre to third]; Salazar stole second; Eichelberger struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Walling made an out to shortstop; Ashby singled to
right; Pittman tripled to center [Ashby scored]; HOWE BATTED FOR
LANDESTOY; Howe flied out to right; HEEP BATTED FOR RYAN; Heep
walked; THON RAN FOR HEEP; LUCAS REPLACED EICHELBERGER
(PITCHING); Puhl struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 0,
Astros 1.

PADRES 8TH: SAMBITO REPLACED HOWE (PITCHING); THON STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 2B); Smith grounded out (catcher to first); Jones
flied out to center; Richards grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Reynolds flied out to right; Cedeno struck out; Cruz
lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 1.

PADRES 9TH: Perkins flied out to left; Kennedy singled to left;
EDWARDS RAN FOR KENNEDY; EVANS BATTED FOR LEFEBVRE; Evans out on
a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Edwards to second]; Bonilla
flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Padres           0   5   1    7
 Astros           1   6   0    6


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