San Diego Padres 9, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 61
Played on Thursday, August 13, 1981 (D) at Jack Murphy Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   1  6  1
SD  N    0  0  2    2  0  1    3  1  x  -   9 12  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Scott cf                      4   0   0   0       0   2       3   1
Pittman 2b                    3   0   1   0       1   0       0   2
Cedeno 1b                     3   0   0   0       1   1      10   1
  Spilman 1b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Howe 3b                       4   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
Pujols c                      4   0   0   0       0   1       5   1
Puhl rf                       3   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Thon ss                       3   0   1   0       0   1       2   4
Knepper p                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Woods ph                    1   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Sprowl p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Roberts ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  LaCorte p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   1   6   1       2   5      24  13

FIELDING - 
E: Cruz (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Thon (4,off Welsh).
GDP: Howe (7,off Welsh).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Cedeno (6,2nd base by Welsh/Kennedy).

San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Smith ss                      5   1   2   1       0   0       1   5
Bonilla 2b                    5   1   2   1       0   0       5   3
Richards lf                   4   2   1   1       1   0       1   0
Kennedy c                     3   2   2   3       1   0       4   1
Salazar 3b                    4   0   2   1       0   1       0   5
Bass 1b                       3   0   0   1       0   0      12   2
Jones cf                      2   2   2   0       2   0       3   0
Moreno rf                     3   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Lefebvre rf                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Welsh p                       3   0   0   0       0   3       0   2
  Lucas p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       33   9  12   8       5   5      27  18

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Salazar-Bonilla-Bass.
E: Kennedy 2 (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Moreno (1,off Knepper); Kennedy (13,off Knepper); Salazar (9,off Sprowl);
Richards (8,off LaCorte); Jones (18,off LaCorte); Smith (5,off LaCorte).
SF: Bass (1,off Sprowl).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Richards (12,2nd base off Knepper/Pujols).
CS: Bonilla (5,2nd base by Knepper/Pujols).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper L(5-2)                4     5   4   4   2   2   0  17
Sprowl                        2     1   1   1   2   1   0   9
LaCorte                       2     6   4   4   1   2   0  13
Totals                        8    12   9   9   5   5   0  39

WP: LaCorte (5).

San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Welsh W(4-4)                  7     6   1   1   2   3   0  27
Lucas                         2     0   0   0   0   2   0   6
Totals                        9     6   1   1   2   5   0  33


Umpires: HP - Jerry Crawford, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - Satch Davidson, 3B - Terry Tata
Time of Game: 2:29   Attendance: 4899


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Diego Padres         
1. Scott               cf        Smith               ss
2. Pittman             2b        Bonilla             2b
3. Cedeno              1b        Richards            lf
4. Cruz                lf        Kennedy             c
5. Howe                3b        Salazar             3b
6. Pujols              c         Bass                1b
7. Puhl                rf        Jones               cf
8. Thon                ss        Moreno              rf
9. Knepper             p         Welsh               p

ASTROS 1ST: Kennedy dropped a foul fly hit by Scott for an
error; Scott struck out (catcher to first); Pittman walked;
Cedeno forced Pittman (third to second); Cedeno was picked off
and caught stealing second (pitcher to first to shortstop); 0 R,
0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 1ST: Smith grounded out (third to first); Bonilla
grounded out (second to first); Richards grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

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

PADRES 2ND: Kennedy grounded out (shortstop to first); Salazar
struck out; Bass grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Puhl grounded out (first unassisted); Thon grounded
out (pitcher to first); Kennedy dropped a foul fly hit by
Knepper for an error; Knepper singled to center; Scott forced
Knepper (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Padres 0.

PADRES 3RD: Jones walked; Moreno doubled to left [Jones scored
(error by Cruz) (no RBI)]; Welsh struck out; Smith flied out to
right; Bonilla singled to right [Moreno scored]; Bonilla was
caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Pittman grounded out (second to first); Cedeno
walked; Cruz singled to right [Cedeno to third]; Howe grounded
into a double play (third to second to first) [Cruz out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 2.

PADRES 4TH: Richards walked; Richards stole second; Kennedy
doubled to right [Richards scored]; Salazar singled to center
[Kennedy scored, Salazar out at second (center to first to
shortstop)]; Bass flied out to center; Jones singled to center;
Moreno grounded out (pitcher to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Padres 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Pujols grounded out (third to first); Puhl singled
to right; Thon doubled to left [Puhl to third]; WOODS BATTED FOR
KNEPPER; Woods grounded out (shortstop to first) [Puhl scored];
Scott grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Padres 4.

PADRES 5TH: SPROWL REPLACED WOODS (PITCHING); Welsh struck out;
Smith grounded out (second to first); Bonilla grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Pittman singled to center; Cedeno struck out; Cruz
singled to right [Pittman to second]; Howe forced Cruz
(shortstop to second) [Pittman to third]; Pujols grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 4.

PADRES 6TH: Richards grounded out (shortstop to first); Kennedy
walked; Salazar doubled to left [Kennedy to third]; Bass hit a
sacrifice fly to left [Kennedy scored]; Jones walked; Moreno
made an out to first; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 5.

ASTROS 7TH: LEFEBVRE REPLACED MORENO (PLAYING RF); Puhl lined to
second; Thon struck out; ROBERTS BATTED FOR SPROWL; Roberts
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Padres 5.

PADRES 7TH: LACORTE REPLACED ROBERTS (PITCHING); Welsh was
called out on strikes; Smith singled to center; Bonilla singled
to right [Smith to third]; Richards doubled to center [Smith
scored, Bonilla to third]; Kennedy singled to left [Bonilla
scored, Richards scored]; Salazar flied out to right; Bass flied
out to center; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 8.

ASTROS 8TH: LUCAS REPLACED WELSH (PITCHING); Scott struck out;
Pittman flied out to left; Cedeno flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Padres 8.

PADRES 8TH: SPILMAN REPLACED CEDENO (PLAYING 1B); Jones doubled
to center; LaCorte threw a wild pitch [Jones to third]; Lefebvre
walked; Lucas struck out; Smith doubled to right [Jones scored,
Lefebvre to third]; Bonilla grounded out (third to first);
Richards flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1,
Padres 9.

ASTROS 9TH: Cruz grounded out (first to pitcher); Howe flied out
to center; Pujols struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Padres 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   6   1    5
 Padres           9  12   2    6


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